1 . 
A 240 metre long train crosses a 300 metre long platform in 27 seconds. What is the speed of the train in kmph ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
E


Explanation : 







2 . 
Vandana sells an article for Rs. 3240 and earns a profit of 20%. What is the cost price of the article ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
D


Explanation : 

Cost price of the article = Rs. $($ $100 \over 120$ $\times$ 3240 $)$ = Rs.2700 





3 . 
16 men can complete a piece of work in 7 days. In how many days will 28 men complete the same work ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
D


Explanation : 







4 . 
Sum of five consecutive even numbers is 380. What is the second number in ascending order ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
C


Explanation : 

Sum of the five consecutive even numbers = 380 Third even number = $380 \over 5$ = 76 Required second number = 76  2 = 74 





5 . 
Cost of 6 dozen apples and 8 dozen bananas is Rs. 1400. What will be the cost of 15 dozen apples and 20 dozen bananas ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
B


Explanation : 

Let the CP of a dozen of apples and a dozen of bananas be Rs. $x$ and Rs. $y$ respectively. According to the question, 6x + 8y = 1400 Dividing both sides by 2, 3$x$ + 4$y$ = 700 Multiplying both sides by 5, we have, 15$x$ + 20$y$ = 700 $\times$ 5 = Rs. 3500 





6 . 
Beena and Meena started a boutique investing amounts of Rs. 35,000 and Rs. 56,000 respectively. If Beena's share in the profit earned by them is Rs. 45,000, what is the total profit earned ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
D


Explanation : 

Ratio of the profits of Beena and Meena = 35000 : 56000 = 5 : 8 If the total profit be Rs. $x$, then $5x \over 13$ = 45000 $\Rightarrow$ $x$ = ${45000 \times 13}\over 5$ = Rs.117000 





7 . 
Simple interest accrued on an amount in eight years at the rate of 11 p.c.p.a. is Rs. 57,200. What was the principal amount ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
D


Explanation : 







8 . 
Mr. Sharma invested an amount of Rs. 25,000 in fixed deposit at compound interest at the rate of 8 p.c.p.a. for two years. What amount Mr. Sharma will get on maturity ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
B


Explanation : 







9 . 
Fourseventh of a number is equal to 40% of another number. What is the ratio between the first number and the second number respectively ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
D


Explanation : 







10 . 
Nandkishore gives 35% of the money he had to his wife and gave 50% of the money he had to his sons. Remaining amount of Rs. 11,250 he kept for himself. What was the total amount of money Nandikishore had ? 

Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
B


Explanation : 







