**QUANT QUIZ - 38 FOR SBI CLERK & PO – MIX TOPIC**

**Q.1 Simple interest on a certain sum of money for 2 years at 7 1/2% per annum is half the compound interest on Rs. 10000 for 2 years at 10% per annum. The sum placed on simple interest is:**

(a)Rs.
1550

(b)Rs. 6650

(c)Rs. 1650

(d)Rs.
7000

(e) none of
these

**Q.2 A dishonest milkman professes to sell his milk at cost price but he mixes it with water and thereby gains 25%. The percentage of water in the mixture is:**

(a)40%

(b)60%

(c)25%

(d)20%

(e)none of
these

**Q.3 The cost price of 30 mangos is the same as the selling price of x mangos. If the profit is 20%, then value of x is**

(a)16

(b)15

(c)25

(d)20

(e) none of
these

**Q.4 Neha decided to donate 16% of her monthly salary to an NGO. On the day of donation she changed her mind and donated RS. 6,567. Which was 75% of what she had decided earlier. How much is Neha’s monthly salary?**

(a) Rs54,725

(b) Rs.54,700

(c) Rs.
6,5650

(d) Rs. 45,696

(e) None of
these

**Q.5 A tradesman marks his goods 60% above the cost price. If he allows a discount of 20%, then his gain % is-**

a) 15%

b) 28%

c) 40%

d) 60%

e) None of
these

**Q.6 Salaries of A, B and C are in the ratio 2 : 4 : 7. Salary of B and C together is ` 3300. By what % is salary of C more than that of A?**

a) 250

b) 150

c) 125

d) 200

e) None of
these

**Q.7 If P is 80% of Q. What % of Q is P.**

a) 101.1%

b) 190%

c) 111.1%

d) 125%

e) None of these

**Q.8 A student has to secure 35% marks to pass. He gets 36 marks and fails by 6 marks. The maximum marks are-**

a) 400

b) 120

c) 320

d) 480

e) 520

**Q.9 A sum of money becomes 3/2 of itself in 5 years at a certain rate of simple**

**interest. Find the rate of interest**.

a) 20%

b) 12%

c) 14%

d) 10%

e) None of these

**Q10. The difference between simple and compound interest on a sum of money at 10% per annum is Rs. 40. What is the sum?**

a) Rs. 6000

b) Rs. 8000

c) Rs. 11000

d) Data insufficient

e) None of these

**ANSWERS**

**1.D,2.D,3.C,4.A,5.B,6.A,7.D,8.B,9.D,10.B,**