In a school some sweets were to be distributed among 420 children on the occasion of Teacher's day. But 140 children remained absent on that particular day and hence each child got one sweets extra. How many sweets each child would have got originally?

A horse is tethered to a peg with a 14 metre long rope at the corner of a 40 metre long and 24 metre wide rectangular grass-field. What area of the field will the horse graze?

Farah was married 8 years ago. Today her age is 1 $2\over 7$ times to that at the time of marriage. At present her daughter's age is $1\over 6$ th of her age. What was her daughter's age 3 years ago?

Mrudul invested an amount of ₹ 29,500 in order to start a business. Shalaka joined her 4 months later by investing an amount of ₹ 33500. If the business earned a profit of ₹ 1,20,575 at the of two years, what was Mrudul's share of the profit?

A water tank has three taps A, B and C. Tap A, when opened, can fill the water thank alone in 4 hours. Tap B, when opened, can fill the water tank alone in 6 hours and tap C, when opened, can empty the water tank alone in 3 hours. If taps A, B and C are opened simultaneously how long will it take to fill the tank completely?

Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions below it. In which of the following years was the difference between the profits earned by company B and company A the minimum?

Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions below it. In which of the following years was the total profit earned by all three compani es together the highest?

Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions below it. What was the approximate percentage increase in the profit earned by company A from 2006 to 2007?