Institute of Banking Personnel Selection : Article

MODEL QUESTION APTITUDE (PERCENTAGE)
  • 2016-12-01
MODEL QUESTION APTITUDE (PERCENTAGE)
 BANK 

1)Which of the following is the largest number?

(a) 20% of 200                  (b) 7% of 500                    (c) 1300% of 3                  (d) 700% of 9

2. If 25% of a number is 75, then 45% of that number is:

(a) 145                             (b) 125                   (c) 150                             (d) 135

3. What is 20% of 50% of 75% of 70%?

(a) 5.25                            (b) 6.75                  (c) 7.25                            (d) 5.5

4. If we express 41(3/17) % as a fraction, then it is equal to

(a)             (b)                (c)            (d)

5) A number is mistakenly divided by 10 instead of being multiplied by 10. Find the percentage change in the result due to this mistake.

(a) 99%                            (b) 95%                  (c) 2400%               (d) 200%

6)In a mixture of 80liters of milk and water, 25% of the mixture is milk. How much water should be added to the mixture so that milk becomes 20% of the mixture?

(a) 20 liters             (b) 15 liters             (c) 25 liters             (d) 24 liters

7) The price of rice falls by 20%. How much rice can be bought now with the money that was sufficient to buy 20kg of rice previously?

(a) 5 kg        (b) 15 kg                (c) 25 kg                 (d) 30 kg

8) The population of a village is 1, 00,000. The rate of increase is 10% per annum. Find the population  of the third year.

(a) 1, 33,100           (b) 1, 21,000           (c) 1, 18,800           (d) 1, 20,000

9) Ram spends 20% of his monthly income on his household expenditure, 15% of the rest on books, and 30% of the rest on clothes and saves the rest. On counting, he comes to know that he has finally saved Rs. 9520. Find his monthly income.

(a) 10000                (b) 15000               (c) 20000                (d) 12000

10)Rahul spends 40% of her salary on food, 20% on house rent, 10% entertainment and

10% on conveyance. If his  saving at the end of a month are Rs.3000, then his salary per month (in Rs.) is

a)8000                              b)8500                              c)7000                              d)15000


ANSWER:

1 –a        2-d  V3-a     4-b     5-a     6-a   7-c 8-a     9-c  10-d



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