# By selling an umbrella for Rs.300, a shopkeeper gains 20%. During a clearance sale, the shopkeeper allows a discount of 10% on the marked price. His gain percent during the sale is:

1.  7

2.  7.5

3.  8

4.  9

4

8

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# The length of one pair of opposite sides of a square is increased by 5 cm on each side: the ratio of the length and the breadth of the newly formed rectangle becomes 3 : 2. What is the area of the original square

1.  25 sq.cm.

2.  81 sq.cm.

3.  225 sq.cm

4.  None of these

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225 sq.cm

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# If ( p - q) 2 = ( x – y ) 2, then x =

1.  p–q+y

2.  y – p + q

3.  Both ( a) and (b)

4.   None of these

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p–q+y

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# Statements: All monkeys are donkeys. Some monkeys are rabbits (I) Some rabbits are donkeys (II) Some donkeys are rabbits

1.  Only inference I follows

2.  Only inference II follows

3.  Both inferences I and II follow

4.  Neither I or II follow

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Both inferences I and II follow

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# The length of a rectangular hall is 5 m more than its breadth. The area of the hall is 750 m2. The length of the hall is:

1.  15 m

2.  22.5 m

3.  25 m

4.  30 m

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30 m

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# If X gives Y Rs 8 , Y will have twice as much as, X, if Y gives X Rs 30, X will have 10 times as much as y. How much does each have

1.  RS 30 & RS 36

2.  Rs 40 & 45

3.  RS 35 & RS 50

4.  None of these

4

RS 30 & RS 36

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# In an election, 30% of the voters voted for candidate A whereas 60% of the remaining voted for candidate B. The remaining voters did not vote. If the difference between those who voted for candidate A and those who did not vote was 1200, how many individuals were eligible for casting vote in that election

1.  10,000

2.  60, 000

3.  45, 000

4.  72, 000

4

60, 000

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# Sridhar Krishnan bought 100 shares each of 4 different companies. The purchase prices of theshares are Rs.20, Rs.19.50, Rs.27.50 and Rs.26.00 per share on a certain date. In due course oftime he sold off all the shares of all the 4 companies, but the transactions took place on differentdates. The sale transactions fetched him Rs.12.3, Rs.37.4, Rs.28.6 and Rs.21.7 per share, but it isnot known which company's shares were sold when. What is his net profit or loss

1.  Profit Rs.7

2.  Loss Rs.700

3.  Profit Rs.700

4.  Profit Rs.400

4

Profit Rs.700

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# Sam invested Rs. 15,000 @ per annum for one year. If the interest is compounded half-yearly, then the amount received by Sam at the end of the year will be:

1.  Rs. 16,500

2.  Rs. 16,525.50

3.  Rs. 16,537.50

4.  Rs. 18,150

5.  None of these

5

Rs. 16,537.50

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# The L.C.M of 23 x 32 x 5 x 11, 24 x 34 x 52 x 7 and 25 x 33 x 53 x 72 x 11 is

1.  23 x 32 x 5

2.  25 x 34 x 53

3.  23 x 32 x 5 x7 x 11

4.  25 x 34 x 53 x 72 x 11

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