Persistent General Aptitude Quiz-1

Question 1

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A man sells two watches for 99 each. On one, he gains ten 
percent and on the other, he loses ten percent.
What is his gain or loss percent?

1% gain

1% gain

1% loss

1% loss

No profit no loss

No profit no loss

10% gain

10% gain

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2*99 - ((99*110/100)+(99*90/100))=1

answer is C

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Question 2

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A man buys apples at a certain price per dozen and sells 
them at 8 times that price per hundred. What is his gain
or loss percent?

Loss of 4%

Loss of 4%

Gain of 5%

Gain of 5%

No gain or loss

No gain or loss

Loss of 10%

Loss of 10%

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O

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Question 3

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A sum amounts to Rs. 702 in two years and Rs. 783 in 
3 years. What is the rate of interest if the money is borrowed
at simple interest?

8

8

6

6

15

15

20

20

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Question 4

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At a certain rate of simple interest a certain sum doubles 
itself in ten years. It will become four times of itself
in how many years?

20

20

15

15

18

18

19

19

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Ans will be 30years

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Question 5

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At what rate percent of compound interest, Rs. 625 will 
amount to Rs. 676 in 2 years?

4

4

6

6

8

8

10

10

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Question 6

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Two men A and B working together complete a piece of work 
which it would have taken them respectively 12 and 18 days
to complete if they worked separately. They received Rs.149.25
as their payment. Find the share of A in the amount they
received?

89.55

89.55

59.70

59.70

71.45

71.45

65.23

65.23

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Question 7

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A and B working together can do a piece of work in 6 days. 
B alone can do it in 8 days. In how many days A alone could
finish the entire task?

30 days

30 days

28 days

28 days

24 days

24 days

31 days

31 days

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Question 8

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The prices of a scooter and a moped are in the ratio of 9:5. 
If a scooter costs Rs 4200 more than a moped, find the
price of the moped.

Rs 8250

Rs 8250

Rs 7250

Rs 7250

Rs 6250

Rs 6250

Rs 5250

Rs 5250

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Question 9

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Rs 99 is divided among A, B, C such that A may get 5 times
as much as B, and C gets 1/2 of what A and B together get.
What is B’s share?

11

11

19

19

21

21

22

22

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Question 10

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In measuring the sides of a rectangle, one side is taken 
5% in excess and the other 4% in deficit. Find the error
per cent in area calculated from the measurement.

 

0.8 % excess

0.8 % excess

0.8 % less

0.8 % less

1% less

1% less

0.6 % excess

0.6 % excess

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Question 11

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A candidate who gets 30% of the marks in a test fails by 
50 marks. Another candidate who gets 320 marks fails by
30 marks. Find the maximum marks.

2000

2000

1000

1000

3000

3000

4000

4000

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Question 12

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A sum at a given rate of interest becomes 1200 in 4 yrs 
and 2000 in 5 yrs, find the sum.

2000

2000

2500

2500

1000

1000

none of these

none of these

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Question 13

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Rs. 8400 is divided among A, B, C and D in such a way that 
the shares of A and B, B and C, and C and D are in the
ratios of 2:3, 4:5 and 6:7 respectively.
The share of A is

Rs. 1280

Rs. 1280

Rs. 1290

Rs. 1290

Rs. 1300

Rs. 1300

Rs. 1480

Rs. 1480

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Question 14

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A invested Rs. 70,000 in a business. After few months, 
B joined him with Rs. 60,000. At the end of the year,
the total profit was divided between them in ratio 2 : 1.
After how many months did B join?

4 month

4 month

3 month

3 month

6 month

6 month

5 month

5 month

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Question 15

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If a : b = 5 : 9 and b : c = 4: 7, find a : b : c.

30/2

30/2

31/4

31/4

32/7

32/7

33/

33/

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Question 16

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A is thrice as good as workman as B and therefore is able to 
finish a job in 60 days less than B. Working together,
they can do it in:

21

21

22 *1/2

22 *1/2

23

23

22

22

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Question 17

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Twenty women can do a work in sixteen days. Sixteen men 
can complete the same work in fifteen days. What is the
ratio between the capacity of a man and a woman?

2/8

2/8

4/3

4/3

5/4

5/4

8/9

8/9

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Question 18

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4 men and 6 women can complete a work in 8 days, while 
3 men and 7 women can complete it in 10 days. In how many
days will 10 women complete it?

35

35

40

40

45

45

50

50

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Question 19

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X and Y can do a piece of work in 20 days and 12 days 
respectively. X started the work alone and then after
4 days Y joined him till the completion of the work.
How long did the work last?

14

14

10

10

15

15

18

18

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Question 20

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P can complete a work in 12 days working 8 hours a day. 
Q can complete the same work in 8 days working 10 hours
a day. If both P and Q work together, working 8 hours a
day, in how many days can they complete the work?

5 * 5/11

5 * 5/11

5 * 5/10

5 * 5/10

5 * 5/21

5 * 5/21

6* 5/11

6* 5/11

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