Institute of Banking Personnel Selection : Article

MODEL QUESTION PERCENTAGE (SSC,RRB,BANK,TNPSC)
  • 2017-04-19
MODEL QUESTION PERCENTAGE (SSC,RRB,BANK,TNPSC)
 BANK 

1. Two numbers are less than the third number by 50% and 54% respectively. By how much per cent is the second number less than the first number?

(a) 13                (b) 10                 (c) 12

(d) Cannot be determined     (e) None of these


2. The difference between 42% of a number and 35% of the same number is 110.6. What is 60% of that number?

 (a) 936     (b) 948     (c) 790

(d) 1106    (e) None of these


3. If 25% of 13 12 of a certain number is 520, then what is 60% of that number?

(a) 1252    (b) 1152    (c) 1552

(d) 1225    (e) None of these


4. When prices of coal are reduced by 16%, then sale increases by 25%. What will be effect on sale?

 (a) 5% increase  (b) 5% decrease

 (c) 5.5% increase        (d) 6% decrease

(e) None of these


 5. Sanjay spent 15% of his income on food, 30% of remaining on entertainment and 10% of remaining on vehicle. Now, Sanjay is left with Rs. 3213, then what is his income?

(a) Rs. 6000        (b) Rs. 14000              (c) Rs. 13000

(d) Data inadequate              (e) None of these


6. The price of rice has been increased by 20%. How much per cent should Sanjay reduce the consumption of rice in the family so that the expenditure on rice remains the same as before in increase in the price of rice?

(a) 15 2 /3 % (b) 16 2/ 3 %   (c) 20%

(d) 18%     (e) None of these


7. Annual income of A is 10% more than that of B, whereas income of B is 20% more than that of C. if monthly income of C is Rs. 2000, then what is the sum of monthly incomes of A, B and C?

(a) Rs. 6872                (b) Rs. 7046   (c) Rs. 7772

(d) Rs. 7872             (e) None of these


8. The difference between 75% of a number and 20% of the same number is 378.4. What is 40% of that number?

 (a) 275.2    (b) 274             (c) 267.2

 (d) 266     (e) None of these


 9. The population of a town is 126800. It increases by 15% in the 1st year and decreases by 20% in the 2nd year. What is the population of the town at the end of 2 years?

(a) 174984 (b) 135996                 (c) 116656

(d) 145820 (e) None of these


10. The population of a town is 198000. It increases by 7% in the 1st year and decreases by 5% in the 2nd. What is the population of the town at the end of 2 years?

 (a) 211860        (b) 201267                 (c) 222453

(d) 198900         (e) None of these 


ANSWERS:

1. e           2. b          3. b          4. a          5. a      

6. b           7. e        8. a           9. c           10. B    

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