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MODEL QUESTION PERCENTAGE (SSC,TANCET,BANK,TNPSC)
  • 2017-02-05
MODEL QUESTION PERCENTAGE (SSC,TANCET,BANK,TNPSC)
 SSC 

1.Enhanced salary of a man becomes Rs.24,000 after 20% increment. His previous salary was

(a) Rs.20,000          (b) Rs.21,000          (c) Rs.16,000           (d) Rs. 18,000

2. Two persons contested an election of parliament. The winning candidate secured 57% of the total votes polled and won by a majority of 42,000 votes. The number of total poled and won by a majority of 42,000 votes. The number of total votes polled is 

(a) 5,00,000            (b)  6,00,000           (c)  3,00,000           (d) 4,00,000

3. Given A is  50% larger than C and B is 25% larger than C, then A is what percent larger than C, then A is what percent larger than B

(a) 25%                  (b)  50%         (c)  75%                 (d) 20%

4. A ruby stone was bought for Rs.1600 at Jaipur. A sum of Rs.2400 was spent on making a ring with the ruby stone. It was advertised for sale at Bombay for Rs.7800. If a discount of 10% was given, then the profit %made was

(a) 55%                  (b)  68.5%              (c) 75.5%        (d) 80%

5. A container containing 400 ltrs of oil lost 8% by leakage. Oil left in the container is

(a) 320 Litres          (b)  368 Litres         (c)  332 Litres          (d) 324 Litres


Answer:

1-a   2-c   3-d   4-c   5-b

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