A man walked diagonally across a square lot. Approximately, what was the percent saved by not walking along the edges?
A man wants to sell his scooter. There are two offers, one at Rs. 12,000 cash and the other credit of Rs. 12,880 to be paid after 8 months, money being at 18% per annum. Which is the better offer?
1.Rs. 12,000 in cash
2.Rs. 12,880 at credit
3.Both are equally good
A takes twice as much time as B or thrice as much time as C to finish a piece of work. Working together, they can finish the work in 2 days. B can do the work alone in:
Find out the wrong number in the given sequence of numbers. 582, 605, 588, 611, 634, 617, 600
Find the greatest number that will divide 43, 91 and 183 so as to leave the same remainder in each case.
1.4% of a
2.5% of a
3.20% of a
4.None of these
In a regular week, there are 5 working days and for each day, the working hours are 8. A man gets Rs. 2.40 per hour for regular work and Rs. 3.20 per hours for overtime. If he earns Rs. 432 in 4 weeks, then how many hours does he work for?
.009:? = .01
3 pumps, working 8 hours a day, can empty a tank in 2 days. How many hours a day must 4 pumps work to empty the tank in 1 day?
A man buys a watch for Rs. 1950 in cash and sells it for Rs. 2200 at a credit of 1 year. If the rate of interest is 10% per annum, the man:
1.gains Rs. 55
2.gains Rs. 50
3.loses Rs. 30
4.gains Rs. 30
A man took a loan from a bank at a rate of 12% p.a. simple interest. After 3 years he had to pay Rs. 5400 interest only for the period. The principal amount borrowed by him was:
1. Rs. 2000
3. Rs. 15,000
4. Rs. 20,000
A motorboat, whose speed in 15 km/hr in still water goes 30 km downstream and comes back in a total of 4 hours 30 minutes. The speed of the stream (in km/hr) is:
A trader mixes 26 kg of rice at Rs. 20 per kg with 30 kg of rice of other variety at Rs. 36 per kg and sells the mixture at Rs. 30 per kg. His profit percent is:
An industrial loom weaves 0.128 meters of cloth every second. Approximately, how many seconds will it take for the loom to weave 25 meters of cloth?
Direction: Each of the questions given below consists of a question followed by three statements. You have to study the question and the statements and decide which of the statement(s) is/are necessary to answer the question. In a cricket team, the average age of eleven players in 28 years. What is the age of the captain? I. The captain is eleven years older than the youngest player. II. The average age of 10 players, other than the captain is 27.3 years. III. Leaving aside the captain and the youngest player, the average ages of three groups of three players each are 25 years, 28 years and 30 years respectively.
1.Any two of the three
2.All I, II and III
3.II only or I and III only
4.II and III only
Find a positive number which when increased by 17 is equal to 60 times the reciprocal of the number.
4.None of These
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:
Julia’s father was 38 years of age when she was born while her mother was 36 years old when her brother four years younger to her was born. What is the difference between the ages of her parents?
3. 6 years
4. 8 years
The ratio between the length and the breadth of a rectangular park is 3: 2. If a man cycling along the boundary of the park at the speed of 12 km/hr completes one round in 8 minutes, then the area of the park (in sq. m) is:
What is Jack’s present age? I. Five years ago, Jack’s age was double that of his son’s age at that time. II. Present ages of Arun and his son are in the ratio of 11: 6 respectively. III. Five years hence, the respective ratio of Jack’s age and his son’s age will become 12: 7.
1.Only I and II
2.Only II and III
3. Only I and IIi
4. Any two of the three