**MATHS QUIZ**

**Q1. The difference between 20% of a number and 4/5th of same number is 2499. What is 2/7th of that number? **

(a) 2156

(b) 1190

(c) 1090

(d) 1465

(e) None of these

**Q2. Prithvi spent Rs. 89745 on his college fees, Rs. 51291 on personality development classes and the remaining 27% of the total amount he had as cash with him. What was the total amount? **

(a) Rs. 185400

(b) Rs. 189600

(c) Rs. 191800

(d) Rs. 193200

(e) None of these

**Q3. Vaishali spent Rs. 31897 on the air conditioner for the home, Rs. 38789 on buying plasma television and the remaining 23% of the total amount she had as cash with her. What was the total amount? **

(a) Rs. 74625

(b) Rs. 86750

(c) Rs. 91800

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of the above

**Q4. Beena spend Rs. 44668 on her air tickets, Rs. 56732 on buying gifts for the family members and the remaining 22% of the total amount she had as cash with her. What was the total amount? **

(a) Rs. 286000

(b) Rs. 130000

(c) Rs. 101400

(d) Rs. 338000

(e) None of these

**Q5. A sum of Rs. 731 is divided among A, B and C, such that A receive 25% more than B and B receives 25% less than C. What is C’s share in the amount? **

(a) Rs. 172

(b) Rs. 200

(c) Rs. 262

(d) Rs. 258

(e) None of these

**Q6. Mr Giridhar spends 50% of his monthly income on household items and out of the remaining, he spends 50% on transport, 25% on entertainment, 10% on sports and remaining amount of Rs. 900 is saved. What is Mr Giridhar’s monthly income? **

(a) Rs. 6000

(b) Rs. 12000

(c) Rs. 9000

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**Q7. Mr X spends 20% of his monthly income on household expenditure. Out of the remaining 25% he spends on children’s education, 15% on transport, 15% on medicine and 10% on entertainment. He is left with Rs. 9800 after incurring all these expenditures. What is his monthly income? **

(a) Rs. 35000

(b) Rs. 28000

(c) Rs. 65333

(d) Rs. 48400

(e) None of these

**Q8. In a class of 35 students and 6 teachers, each student got sweets that are 20% of the total number of students and each teacher got sweets that are 40% of the total number of students. How many sweets were there? **

(a) 245

(b) 161

(c) 406

(d) 84

(e) None of these

**Q9. In a class of 80 students and 5 teachers, each student got sweets that are 15% of the total number of students and each teacher got sweets that are 25% of the total number of students. How many sweets were there? **

(a) 1030

(b) 1040

(c) 1050

(d) 1060

(e) None of these

**Q10. 405 sweets were distributed equally among children in such a way that the number of sweets received by each child is 20% of the total number of children. How many sweets did each child receive? **

(a) 15

(b) 45

(c) 9

(d) 18

(e) None of these

**Q11. A candidate appearing for an examination has to secure 35% marks to pass. But he secured only 40 marks and failed by 30 marks. What would be the maximum marks to test? **

(a) 280

(b) 180

(c) 200

(d) 150

(e) 210

**Q12. In an election between two candidates, one got 52% of total valid votes. 25% of the total votes were invalid. The total number of votes were 8400. How many valid votes did the other person get? **

(a) 3276

(b) 3196

(c) 3024

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**Q13. The ratio of students in school A, B and C is 5 : 4 : 7 respectively. If number of students in schools are increased by 20%, 25% and 20% respectively, then what will be the ratio of students in school A, B and C respectively? **

(a) 5 : 5 : 7

(b) 30 : 25 : 42

(c) 30 : 20 : 49

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**Q14. Population of a country increases every year by 10%. If the population in January 2006 was 15.8 lakh, what will be the population in January 2008? **

(a) 19.11800

(b) 18.96000

(c) 19.11600

(d) 18.94000

(e) None of these

**Q15. The price of rice decreases by 6.25% and because of this reduction, Vandana is able to buy 1 kg more for Rs. 120. Find the reduced rate of rice. **

(a) Rs. 7.50 per kg

(b) Rs. 9 per kg

(c) Rs. 5.50 per kg

(d) Rs. 19 per kg

(e) Rs. 8 per kg

**Directions (16–20): What will come in the place of the question mark (?) in the following number series?**

**Q16. 1108, 1117, 1142, 1191, ?, 1393**

(a) 1312

(b) 1300

(c) 1272

(d) 1204

(e) None of these

**Q17. 8484, 4248, 2112, 1074, 513, ?**

(a) 201

(b) 280.5

(c) 256.5

(d) 171

(e) None of these

**Q18. 154, 162, 226, ?, 954, 1954**

(a) 242

(b) 554

(c) 442

(d) 642

(e) None of these

**Q19. 96, 94, 373, 3353, ?, 1341069 **

(a) 83819

(b) 53483

(c) 63813

(d) 53643

(e) None of these

**Q20. 1, 16, 81, 256, ?, 1296 **

(a) 400

(b) 625

(c) 875

(d) 1125

(e) None of these

**-: ANSWERS :- **

1.(b)

2.(d)

3.(c)

4.(b)

5.(e)

6.(b)

7.(a)

8.(e)

9.(d)

10.(c)

11.(c)

12.(c)

13.(b)

14.(a)

15.(a)

16.(c)

17.(e)

18.(c)

19.(d)

20.(b)