Question 1
Question 2
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What percent is 70 of 280?
Question 3
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A fruit seller had some apples. He sells 40% apples and still has 420 apples. Originally, he had:
Answer

588 apples

600 apples

672 apples

700 apples
Question 4
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If 20% of a = b, then b% of 20 is the same as:
Answer

4% of a

5% of a

20% of a

None of these
Question 5
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If three fifth of a number is 40 more than 40% of the
same number. What is the number
Question 6
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If 20% of a = b, then b% of 20 is the same as:
Answer

4% of a

5% of a

20% of a

None of these
Question 7
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Two students appeared at an examination. One of them secured 9 marks more than the other and his marks was 56% of the sum of their marks. What are the marks obtained by them?
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42, 33

44, 36

43, 36

42, 36
Question 8
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If sales tax is reduced from 5% to 4%, then what difference it will make if you purchase an item of Rs. 1000
Question 9
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In an election between two candidates, one got 55% of the total valid votes, 20% of the votes were invalid. If the total number of votes was 7500, the number of valid votes that the other candidate got, was:
Question 10
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Gauri went to the stationers and bought things worth Rs. 25, out of which 30 paise went on sales tax on taxable purchases. If the tax rate was 6%, then what was the cost of the tax free items?
Answer

Rs. 15

Rs. 15.70

Rs. 19.70

Rs. 20
Question 11
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Rajeev buys good worth Rs. 6650. He gets a rebate of 6% on it. After getting the rebate, he pays sales tax @ 10%. Find the amount he will have to pay for the goods.
Answer

Rs. 6876.10

Rs. 6999.20

Rs. 6654

Rs. 7000
Question 12
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A number increased by 20% gives 480. The number is
Question 13
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The price of a T.V. is increased 30% before budget and inbudget 20% is also increased. Then total increase in price will be
Question 14
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A trader makes a profit equal to the selling price of 75articles when he sold 100 of the articles. What % profit did he makein the transaction?
Question 15
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A merchant marks his goods up by 75% above his cost price. What is the maximum % Amount that he can offer so that he ends up selling at no profit or loss?
Question 16
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Which word does NOT belong with the others?
Answer

parsley

basil

dill

mayonnaise
Question 17
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Which word does NOT belong with the others?
Answer

tyre

steering wheel

engine

car
Question 18
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Which word does NOT belong with the others?
Answer

guitar

flute

violin

cello
Question 19
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Which word does NOT belong with the others?
Question 20
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Which word does NOT belong with the others?
Answer

unimportant

trivial

insignificant

familiar
Question 21
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What was the day of the week on, 16th July, 1776?
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Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday
Question 22
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What was the day of the week on 16th August, 1947?
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Monday

Sunday

Saturday

Friday
Question 23
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What was the day of the week on 16th April, 2000 ?
Answer

Monday

Sunday

Wednesday

Thursday
Question 24
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On what dates of Jull.2004 did Monday fall?
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4 th, 11th, 18th, 25th

1 st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th

5 th, 12th, 19th, 26th

6 th, 13th, 20th, 27th
Question 25
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Today is Monday. After 61 days, it will be:
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Monday

Sunday

Saturday

Friday
Question 26
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How many days are there in x weeks x days?
Question 27
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The calendar for the year 2007 will be the same for the year:
Question 28
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Which of the following is not a leap year?
Question 29
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The last day of a century cannot be
Answer

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday
Question 30
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The maximum gap between two successive leap year is?
Question 31
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The calendar of the year 2024 can be used again in the year?
Question 32
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Find the missing figure :
?% of 25 = 20125
Question 33
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An inspector rejects 0.08% of the meters as defective. How many will be examine to project ?
Question 34
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If A earns 99/3% more than B,how much percent does B earn less then A ?
Question 35
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If the numerator of a fraction be increased by 15% and its denominator be diminished by 8% , the value of the fraction is 15/16. Find the original fraction.
Question 36
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Fate smiles ...... those who untiringly grapple with stark realities of life.
Question 37
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Catching the earlier train will give us the ...... to do some shopping.
Answer

chance

luck

possibility

occasion
Question 38
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I saw a ...... of cows in the field.
Question 39
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My uncle decided to take ...... and my sister to the market.
Question 40
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Piyush behaves strangely at times and, therefore, nobody gets ...... with him.