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**1) If 3A = 5B, then what is the value of (A + B)/B?**

(a) 8/3

(b) 8/5

(c) 5/8

(d) 5/3

**2) What is the average of first 29 even numbers?**

(a) 30

(b) 31

(c) 32

(d) 33

**3) The average of 5 consecutive odd numbers is 27. What is the product of the first and the last number?**

(a) 621

(b) 667

(c) 713

(d) 725

**4) A man bought 9 pens for a rupee. How many pens should he sell for a rupee to gain 50%?**

(a) 3

(b) 6

(c) 7

(d) 8

**5) On an article the profit is 210% of the cost price. If the cost price increases by 40% but the selling price remains constant, then approximately whatpercentage of selling price will be the profit?**

(a) 55

(b) 62

(c) 74

(d) 85

**6) If the price of apple increases from Rs 80/kg to Rs 100/kg, then by what percentage a person should decrease the consumption of apple so that hisexpenditure remains same?**

(a) 25

(b) 22

(c) 20

(d) 18

**7) If 25% of a number is 6, then what is the number which is 50% more than the initial number?**

(a) 36

(b) 24

(c) 30

(d) 18

**8) A boat travels 60 kilometers downstream and 20 kilometers upstream in 4 hours. The same boat travels 40 kilometers downstream and 40 kilometersupstream in 6 hours. What is the speed (in km/hr) of the stream?**

(a) 24

(b) 16

(c) 18

(d) 20

**9) 50 trees are standing in a line such that distance between any two consecutive trees is same. A car takes 18 seconds to travel from 13 ^{th} tree to 34^{th}tree. How much time (in seconds) will it take to reach from 1^{st}tree to 50^{th}tree?**

(a) 42

(b) 42.85

(c) 45

(d) 49

**10) What will be the amount on Rs 12500 at the rate of 20% per annum compounded yearly for 3 years?**

(a) 21080

(b) 21560

(c) 20600

(d) 21600

**Answers :**

**1) Answer: A**

3A = 5B = K

∴ A = k/3, B=k/5

∴ (A+B) / B = 8/3

**2) Answer: A**

Sum of first 29 even numbers = (2 + 4 + 6 + … + 58)

=2 × (1 + 2 + 3 + … + 29)

**3) Answer: C**

5 consecutive odd numbers are-

23, 25, 27, 29, 31

∴ Product of First and last number

= 23 × 31

=713

**4) Answer: B**

No. of Pens, he sell for a rupee to

Gain 50% = 9/150×100

= 6 pens

**5) Answer: A**

∴ Profit % on S.P = (310 – 140) / 310 × 100

=170 / 310 × 100

55%

**6) Answer: C**

∴ % decrease in consumption

= ((100 – 80)) / 100 × 100 = 20%

**7) Answer: A**

25% → 6

150% → 6 / 25 × 150 =36

**8) Answer: B**

Let the speed of Boat = B km/hr

And the speed of stream = S km/hr

∴ By solving. B = 24, S = 16

∴ Speed of the stream = 16 km/hr.

**9) Answer: A**

Let the distance b/w two consecutive trees = 1m

∴ 21 → 18 sec.

(12 + 21 + 16) = 49m → 18/21 × 49

= 42 sec.

**10) Answer: D**

P = 12500

r = 20%

t = 3 years

= 21600