Q1. If the price of diesel is increased by 30%, by what percentage should the consumption be decreased by the consumer, if the expenditure on diesel remains unchanged?

1. 16(2/3)% 2. 6(2/3)% 3. 15% 4. 18% 5. None of these

Q2. If Amit’s income is 5/6th of Brijesh’s income, then Brijesh’s income is more than Amit’s income by

1. 10% 2. 15% 3. 20% 4. 25% 5. 30%

Q3. A lady losses 20% of her money. After spending 50% of the remainder, he has Rs. 480 left. What is the amount of money he originally had?

1. Rs. 700 2. Rs. 820 3. Rs. 1200 4. Rs. 1240 5. None of these

Q4. A student scores 20% and fails by 50 marks in Maths exam, while another one who scores 40% marks, gets 50 marks more than the minimum required marks to pass Maths exam. Find the maximum marks for the Maths exam.

1. 500 2. 450 3. 400 4. 350 5. 300

Q5. A mechanic was asked to measure the length and breadth of a car’s bonnet. By mistake, he measured the length 10% more and the breadth 20% less. If the bonnet’s original area is 200 sq cm, then find the area after this measurement?

1. 172 sq cm 2. 173 sq cm 3. 174 sq cm 4. 175 sq cm 5. 176 sq cm

Q6. Last year, there were 610 men in a factory. The number decreased by 20% this year. How many women are there in the factory, if the number of women is 200% of the total number of men in the factory this year?

1. 878 2. 848 3. 948 4. 967 5. None of the above

Q7. 1 L of water is added to 5 L of spirit and water solution containing 40% spirit strength. The strength of spirit in the new solution will be

1. 32% 2. 33(1/3)% 3. 33(2/3)% 4. 34% 5. 35%

Q8. In an entrance test, Raj got 112 marks which was 32 more than the passing marks. Somesh got 75% marks which was 70 more than the passing marks. What is the minimum passing percentage of the entrance test?

1. 35% 2. 38% 3. 40% 4. 45% 5. 50%

Q9. Ramu sells his goods 25% cheaper than Shivraj and 25% dearer than Harish. How much percentage is Harish’s goods cheaper than Shivraj?

1. 25 2. 35 3. 40 4. 50 5. 55

Q10. Fresh grapes contain 80% water, while dry grapes contain 10% water. If the weight of dry grapes is 600 kg, then what is its total weight when it is fresh?

1. 2400 kg 2. 2500 kg 3. 2600 kg 4. 2700 kg 5. None of the above

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