1.  28 out of 70 students are absent. What % are present? 
a.   50% 
b.   72% 
c.   60% 
d.   42%




2.  A number on subtracting 27 from it, reduces to its 70%. What is the number? 
a.   100 
b.   90 
c.   70 
d.   75




3.  If 55% people in an area are men and the number of women is 135, then what is the number of men? 
a.   300 
b.   135 
c.   140 
d.   165




4.  A discount of 25% brought down the price of a T.V to $7350. What is the original price(in $) of T.V? 
a.   10000 
b.   9800 
c.   9500 
d.   9000




5.  Which statement is true: Column A Column B (1/3) / (5/9) 62 ½ % 
a.   The quantity in column A is greater. 
b.   The quantity in column B is greater. 
c.   The two quantities are equal. 
d.   The relationship cannot be determined.




6.  There are 800 people in an area. Each like tea, coffee, or both. If 40% likes tea and 65% like coffee then how many like both? 
a.   35 
b.   40 
c.   45 
d.   50




7.  A shopkeeper first incresed the price of an item by 30% and then reduced the new price by 30% to get the final selling price. What percent of the original price is the final selling price? 
a.   60% 
b.   30% 
c.   91% 
d.   40.5%




8.  What percent of 3Kg is 9gm? 
a.   0.5% 
b.   0.3% 
c.   0.7% 
d.   0.47%




9.  A number increased by 10% gives 55. What is the number? 
a.   65 
b.   60 
c.   50 
d.   80




10.  Which statement is true: Column A Column B 30% of 80 32% of 75 
a.   The quantity in column A is greater. 
b.   The quantity in column B is greater. 
c.   Both quantities are equal. 
d.   The relationship cannot be determined.




11.  Mr.Lal deposited a sum of $1000, and it produced $728 by compound rate of 10% per annum. Find the time period for which he deposited the money. 
a.   5yrs 
b.   4yrs 
c.   3yrs 
d.   2½yrs




12.  A person borrowed $2000 at 8% per annum and the interest charged to him was $20. Find the time period for which he borrowed the money. 
a.   40.56 days 
b.   50 days 
c.   45.625 days 
d.   55.735 days



