**APTITUDE QUIZ**

**Q1.** **A started a business with Rs. 21,000 and is joined afterwards by B with Rs. 36,000. After how many months did B join if the profits at the end of the year are divided equally?**

- 4
- 5
- 6
- 7

**Q2.** **A, B and C started a shop by investing Rs. 27,000, Rs. 72,000 and Rs. 81,000 respectively. At the end of the year, the profits were distributed among them. If C’s share of profit be Rs. 36,000, then the total profit was :**

- 30,000
- 60,000
- 80,000
- 120,000

**Q3.** **X and Y invested in abusiness. They earned some profit which they divided in the ratio of 2 : 3. If X invested Rs. 40,000, the amount invested by Y is :**

- 35,000
- 40,000
- 50,000
- 60,000

**Q4.** **A and B started a partnership business investing some amount in the ratio of 3:5. C joined them after six months with an amount equal to that of B. In what proportion should the profit at the end of one year be distributed among A, B and C?**

- 5 : 6 : 10
- 6 : 10 : 5
- 6 : 5 : 10
- 10 : 6 : 5

**Q5.** **A, B and C rent a pasture. A puts 10 oxen for 7 months, B puts 12 oxen for 5 months and C puts 15 oxen for 3 months for grazing. If the rent of the pasture is Rs. 175, how much must C pay as his share of rent?**

- 45
- 50
- 55
- 65

**Q6.** **A, B and C enter into a partnership. They invest Rs. 40,000, Rs. 80,000 and Rs. 1,20,000 respectively. At the end of the first year, B withdraws Rs. 40,000, while at the end of the second year, C withdraws Rs. 80,000. In what ratio will the profit be shared at the end of 3 years?**

- 2 : 3 : 4
- 3 : 2 : 4
- 3: 2 : 1
- 3: 4 : 7

**Q7.** **three partners A, B, C start a business. Twice A’s capital is equal to thrice B’s capital and B’s capital is four times C’s capital. Out of a total profit of Rs. 16,500 at the end of the year, B’ share is:**

- 2,000
- 4,000
- 5,000
- 6,000

**Q8.** **A, B, C hired a car for Rs. 520 and used it for 7,8 and 11 hours respectively. Hire charges paid by B were :**

- 160
- 180
- 220
- 225

**Q9.** **David started a business investing Rs. 70,000. Robert joined him after six months with an amount of Rs. 1,05,000 and Sagar joined them with Rs. 1.4 lakhs after another six months. The amount of profit earned should be distributed in what ratio amoung David, Robert and Sagar respectively, 3 years after David started the business?**

- 12 : 10 : 16
- 12 : 15 : 16
- 15 : 12 : 16
- 16 : 15 : 12

**Q10. C and D started a business investing Rs. 85,000 and Rs. 15,000 respectively. In what ratio the profit earned after 2 years be divided between P and Q respectively?**

- 10 : 3
- 12 : 3
- 17 : 3
- 20 : 15

**Q11. If the true discount on a certain sum due 6 months hence at 15% is Rs. 120, what is the banker’s discount on the same sum for the same time and at the same rate?**

- 100
- 115
- 120
- 129

**Q12. The present worth of a bill due sometime hence is Rs. 1100 and the true discount on the bill is Rs. 110. Find the banker’s discount and the banker’s gain.**

- 120
- 121
- 130
- 151

**Q13. The banker’s discount of a certain sum of money is Rs. 72 and the true discount on the same sum for the same time is Rs. 60. The sum due is:**

- 210
- 280
- 360
- 450

**Q14. The banker’s discount on Rs. 1600 at 15% per annum is the same as true discount on Rs. 1680 for the same time and at the same rate. The time is :**

- 2 months
- 4 months
- 6 months
- 7 months

**Q15. The present wort of a sum due sometime hence is Rs. 576 and the banker’s gain is Rs. 16. The true discount is :**

- 36
- 52
- 66
- 96

**Q16. The banker’s gain on a certain sum due 1½ years hence is 3/25 of the banker’s discount. The rate percent is :**

- 3 1/3 %
- 6 1/6 %
- 9 1/9 %
- 9 1/6 %

**Q17. The present worth of a certain bill due sometime hence is Rs. 800 and the true discount is Rs. 36. The banker’s discount is :**

- Rs. 37.62
- Rs. 38.75
- Rs. 39.40
- Rs. 39.96

**Q18. The Banker’s gain on a bill due 1 year hence at 12% per annum is Rs. 6. The true discount is:**

- 30
- 40
- 50
- 60

**Q19. The present worth of a certain sum due sometime hence is Rs. 1600 and the true discount is Rs. 160. Then banker’s gain is:**

- 16
- 18
- 20
- 21

**Q20. The banker’s gain on a sum due 3 years hence at 12% per annum is Rs. 270. Then banker’s discount is :**

- 500
- 750
- 890
- 1020

**-:****ANSWERS****:-**

**1ANSWER:B**

**2ANSWER:C**

**3ANSWER:D**

**4ANSWER:B**

**5ANSWER:A**

**6ANSWER:D**

**7ANSWER:D**

**8ANSWER:A**

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**10ANSWER:C**

**11ANSWER:D**

**12ANSWER:B**

**13ANSWER:C**

**14ANSWER:B**

**15ANSWER:D**

**16ANSWER:C**

**17ANSWER:A**

**18ANSWER:C**

**19ANSWER:A**

**20ANSWER:D**