**# Directions: (1-5) : ** Read the following information carefully to answer these questions. These statistical data were collected in the year 2005. Hamirpur in Gujrat is a small township with a population of 75000. 40% of the population belongs to the above 35 age category. The ratio of males to females is 1: 1.5. Past records indicate that the population in Hamirpur increases at an annual rate of 7%. The total cultivable area in Hamirpur is 2 lakh acres. Paddy is the major crop of Hamirpur and has shown average productivity levels of 2.5 tonnes per acre. Hamirpur receives about 10 inches of rainfall in a normal monsoon year.

**1.** The number of people in Hamirpur below the age of 35 is

**a)** 41000

**b)** 42000

** c)** 45000

** d)** 43000

**e)** 44000

**Ans : c**

**2. ** The number of males in Hamirpur is greater/lesser than the number of females by

** a)** Lesser by 15000

**b)** Greater by 15000

** c)** Greater by 10000

**d)** Lesser by 10000

**e)** None of these

**Ans : a**

**3.** If the ratio of males to females in 2006 remains the same as that in 2005, then the number of males in 2006 would be

**a)** 30600

** b)** 32100

** c) **31500

**d)** 32700

**e)** 33000

**Ans : b**

**4. ** What would be the population of Hamirpur in 2007?

**a)** 85000

** b)** 84750

**c)** 83900

**d)** 85870

** e)** 86850

**Ans : d**

**5.** If in 2005, only 60% of the average producitivity were attained, then the total paddy production of Hamirpur would be

**a)** 2.6 lakh tones

** b)** 3.0 lakh tones

**c)** 2.8 lakh tones

**d)** 3.3 lakh tones

** e)** 3.6 lakh tones

**Ans : b**

**6. ** A sum of Rs. 817 is divided among A. B and C such that ‘A’ receives 25% more than ‘B’ and ‘B’ receives 25% less than ‘C’ what is A’s share in amount?

** a)** Rs.228

**b)** Rs. 247

** c)** Rs. 285

** d)** Rs. 304

**Ans : c**

**7. ** Ms. Prachi invests 7% which is Rs. 2170 of her monthly salary in mutual funds. Later she invests 18% of her monthly salary in recurring deposits. Also she invests 6% of her salary on NSC’s. What is total annual amount invested by Ms. Prachi?

** a)** Rs. 125320

** b) **Rs. 113520

** c)** Rs. 125120

** d) **Rs. 115320

**Ans : d**

**8. ** Hrithik spent Rs. 35645 on buying a bike, Rs. 24355 on buying television and the remaining 20% of total amount he had as cash with him what was the total amount?

** a)** Rs. 60000

**b)** Rs 72000

** c)** Rs. 75000

**d)** Rs. 80000

**Ans : c**

**9.** Three-fifth of a number is equal to 85% of another number. What is the ratio of first number to the second?

**a)** 12:7

** b)** 12:17

** c)** 7:12

**d)** 17:12

**Ans : d**

**10. ** In a class of 90 students amongst 50% of students each student got a number of sweets that are 20% of the total number of students and amongst the remaining 50% of students each student got a number of sweets that are 10% of total number of students. How many sweets were distributes among 90 students?

**a)** 1620

** b)** 1215

**c)** 960

**d)** 1315

**Ans : b**

**11.** 75% of a number is 380 more than 35% of same number. What is 20% of that number?

** a)** 190

** b)** 195.5

**c) **189.5

** d)** 180

**Ans : a**

**12**. Yuvraj spent Rs. 55475 on his birthday party, Rs. 28525 on burying home appliances and remaining 25% of total amount he had as cash with him. What was the total amount?

**a)** Rs. 1,05,000

**b)** Rs. 1,00,000

**c)** Rs. 1,12,000

**d) **Rs. 1,24,000

**Ans : c**

**13.** In an election between two candidates, one get 72% of total valid votes. 25% of total votes are invalid. If total votes are 8200. What is the number of valid votes the other person got?

** a)** 1835

** b)** 1722

**c)** 2050

** d)** 4428

**Ans : b**

**14.** In a test consisting of 75 questions carrying one marks each, Virat answered 75% of first 40 questions correctly. What approximately percent of other 35 questions does he need to answer correctly to score 80% of entire test?

**a)** 90

**b)** 75

**c) **86

** d)** 60

**Ans : c**

**15. ** One fourth of sixty percent of a number is equal to two fifth of 20% of another number. What is ratio of first number to second?

**a)** 4:7

** b)** 8:13

** c) **5:9

** d)** 8:15

**Ans : d**

**16.** If numerator of fraction is increased by 500% and denominator is increased by 300% the resultant fraction is 1 1/17. What was the original fraction?

**a)** 12/17

** b)** 13/17

**c)** 3/7

**d)** 4/11

**Ans : a**

**17. ** Sachin decided to donate 12% of his salary on the day of donation he changed his mind and donated Rs. 2240, which was two third of what he had decided earlier. How much is Sachin salary?

**a)** Rs. 25000

** b)** Rs. 28000

**c)** Rs. 31000

**d)** Rs. 34000

**Ans : b**

**18. ** 15% of 45% of a number is 105.3 what 24% of that number?

**a)** 385.5

** b)** 374.4

** c)** 390

**d)** 375

**Ans : a**

**19.** In a mixture of milk and water the proportion of water by weight was 75%. If in 60 gm of mixture 15 gm water was added, what would be the percentage of water? (weight in gm)

** a) **75%

**b)** 88%

** c)** 80%

**d)** 100%

**Ans : c**

**20.** Katrina’s monthly income is 60% of Salman’s monthly income and 120% of Monica’s monthly income. What is Monica’s monthly income if Salman’s monthly income is Rs. 78000?

**a)** Rs. 39000

** b)** Rs. 42000

** c) **Rs. 36000

** d)** Rs. 49000

**Ans : a**

**21.** 40% of 60% of 3/5 of a number is 504. What is 25% of 2/5 of that number?

** a) **130

** b) **175

** c) **360

**d) **350

**Ans : d**

**22. ** Zaheer spends 50% of his monthly income on household items and out of remaining he spends 50% on transport and 25% on entertainments 10% on sports, and remaining amount of Rs. 900 is saved. What is his monthly income?

** a)** Rs. 6000

** b)** Rs. 12000

** c)** Rs. 9000

**d) **Rs. 10000

**Ans : c**

**23.** If numerator of a fraction is increased by 25% and denominator is doubled, the fraction thus obtained is 5/9. What is original fraction?

** a)** 2/3

**b)** 4/9

** c) **8/9

** d)** 7/9

**Ans : c**

**24. ** When 30% of one number is subtracted from another number. The second number reduces to it’s four-fifth.

** a)** 4:7

** b)** 3:2

**c) **2:5

** d)** 2:3

**Ans : d**

**25.** The value of which of the following fraction is less than twenty percent?

**a)** 5/6

** b)** 2/1

**c)** 2/5

**d) **1/8

**Ans : d**

**26.** Gargi invested 25% more than Harish. Harish invested 30% less than Rahul, who invested Rs. 6000. What is ratio of amount that Gargi unvested to total amount invested by all of them together?

**a) **35:104

** b)** 13:29

**c)** 101: 36

**d) **35: 103

**Ans : d**

**27.** Two thirds of first number is equal to cube of second number if second number is equal to twelve percent of 50, what is the sum of first and second numbers?

** a)** 330

**b)** 360

** c)** 390

**d)** 372

**Ans : a**

**28. ** Out of total number of students in a college 12% are interested in sports. ¾ of the total number of students are interested in dancing 10% of total number of students are interested in singing and remaining 15 students are not interested in any of the activities?

**a)** 450

**b)** 500

**c)** 600

**d)** 300

**Ans : b**

**29. ** The bus fare for one person is Rs. 420 from Agra to Delhi and train fare between same places for one person is equal to three-fourths of the bus fare for two persons between the same places. What is total fare paid by 3 persons travelling by bus and 4 persons travelling by train between two places?

**a)** Rs. 3360

**b)** Rs. 3780

**c)** Rs. 3340

** d)** Rs. 3406

**Ans : b**

**30.** Thirty five percent of 740 is 34 more than a number. What is two fifth of the number?

**a)** 45

**b)** 90

**c)** 180

** d)** 120

**Ans : b**