Two numbers A and B are such that the sum of 5% of A and 4% of B is two-third of the sum of 6% of A and 8% of B. Find the ratio of A : B.

1.  2 : 3

2.  1 : 1

3.  3 : 4

4.  4 : 3

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4 : 3

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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:

1.  2700

2.  2900

3.  3000

4.  3100

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2700

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If 50% of x equals the sum of y and 20, then what is the value of x – 2y

1.  20

2.  40

3.  60

4.  80

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40

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The price of an item changed from Rs. 120 to Rs. 100. Then later the price decreased again from Rs. 100 to Rs. 80. Which can be said about the two decreases in percentage term

1.  1st decrease is larger

2.  2nd decrease is larger

3.  both are equal

4.  nothing can be said

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2nd decrease is larger

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In an election contested by two parties, Party D secured 12% of the total votes more than Party R. If party R got 132,000 votes, by how many votes did it lose the election

1.  300,000

2.  168,000

3.  36,000

4.  24,000

4

36,000

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A vendor sells 60 percent of apples he had and throws away 15 percent of the remainder. Next day he sells 50 percent of the remainder and throws away the rest. What percent of his apples does the vendor throw

1.  17

2.  23

3.  77

4.  None of these

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23

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If the cost price of 20 articles is equal to the selling price of 16 articles, What is the percentage of profit or loss that the merchant makes

1.  20% Profit

2.  25% Loss

3.  25% Profit

4.  33.33% Loss

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25\% Profit

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When processing flower-nectar into honeybees' extract, a considerable amount of water gets reduced. How much flower-nectar must be processed to yield 1kg of honey, if nectar contains 50% water, and the honey obtained from this nectar contains 15% water

1.  1.5 kgs

2.  1.7 kgs

3.  3.33 kgs

4.  None of these

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1.7 kgs

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30% of the men are more than 25 years old and 80% of the men are less than or equal to 50 years old. 20% of all men play football. If 20% of the men above the age of 50 play football, what percentage of the football players are less than or equal to 50 years

1.  15%

2.  20%

3.  80%

4.  70%

4

80\%

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1.  25%

2.  16.67%

3.  20%

4.  33.33%

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