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Study the following line graph and answer the questions.

Exports from Three Companies Over the Years (in Rs. crore)

1. For which of the following pairs of years the total exports from the three Companies together are equal? A.1995 and 1998 B. 1996 and 1998 C. 1997 and 1998 D.1995 and 1996 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Total exports of the three Companies X, Y and Z together, during various years are: In 1993 = Rs. (30 + 80 + 60) crores = Rs. 170 crores. In 1994 = Rs. (60 + 40 + 90) crores = Rs. 190 crores. In 1995 = Rs. (40 + 60 + 120) crores = Rs. 220 crores. In 1996 = Rs. (70 + 60 + 90) crores = Rs. 220 crores. In 1997 = Rs. (100 + 80 + 60) crores = Rs. 240 crores.

In 1998 = Rs. (50 + 100 + 80) crores = Rs. 230 crores. In 1999 = Rs. (120 + 140 + 100) crores = Rs. 360 crores. Clearly, the total exports of the three Companies X, Y and Z together are same during the years 1995 and 1996. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. Average annual exports during the given period for Company Y is approximately what percent of the average annual exports for Company Z? A.87.12% B. 89.64% C. 91.21% D.93.33% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Analysis of the graph: From the graph it is clear that 1. The amount of exports of Company X (in crore Rs.) in the years 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999 are 30, 60, 40, 70, 100, 50 and 120 respectively. 2. The amount of exports of Company Y (in crore Rs.) in the years 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999 are 80, 40, 60, 60, 80, 100 and 140 respectively. 3. The amount of exports of Company Z (in crore Rs.) in the years 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998 and 1999 are 60, 90,, 120, 90, 60, 80 and 100 respectively. Average annual exports (in Rs. crore) of Company Y during the given period 1 560 = x (80 + 40 + 60 + 60 + 80 + 100 + 140) = = 80. 7 7 Average annual exports (in Rs. crore) of Company Z during the given period 1 600 = x (60 + 90 + 120 + 90 + 60 + 80 + 100) = . 7 7 80 600 Required percentage = x 100 % 93.33%. 7 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. In which year was the difference between the exports from Companies X and Y the

minimum? A.1994 C. 1996 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation:

B. 1995 D.1997

The difference between the exports from the Companies X and Y during the various years are: In 1993 = Rs. (80 - 30) crores = Rs. 50 crores. In 1994 = Rs. (60 - 40) crores = Rs. 20 crores. In 1995 = Rs. (60 - 40) crores = Rs. 20 crores. In 1996 = Rs. (70 - 60) crores = Rs. 10 crores. In 1997 = Rs. (100 - 80) crores = Rs. 20 crores. In 1998 = Rs. (100 - 50) crores = Rs. 50 crores. In 1999 = Rs. (140 - 120) crores = Rs. 20 crores. Clearly, the difference is minimum in the year 1996. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. What was the difference between the average exports of the three Companies in 1993 and the average exports in 1998? A.Rs. 15.33 crores B. Rs. 18.67 crores C. Rs. 20 crores D.Rs. 22.17 crores Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Average exports of the three Companies X, Y and Z in 1993 = Rs. 1 170 x (30 + 80 + 60) crores = Rs. crores. 3 3

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = Rs. 85..Average exports of the three Companies X. 1996 and 1999.5 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Average annual exports of Company Z during the given period 1 = x (60 + 90 + 120 + 90 + 60 + 80 + 100) 7 600 = Rs.71 crores. . 20 crores. 3 C. i..2 B. crores 3 = Rs. Y and Z in 1998 1 230 x (50 + 100 + 80) crores = Rs. crores 3 3 60 = Rs. 85. The following line graph gives the ratio of the amounts of imports by a company to the amount of exports from that company over the period from 1995 to 2001. From the analysis of graph the exports of Company Z are more than the average annual exports of Company Z (i. crores 7 = Rs. 3 3 230 170 Difference= Rs. during 4 of the given years.e. crores. 5. Ratio of Value of Imports to Exports by a Company Over the Years.71 crores) during the years 1994. were the exports from Company Z more than the average annual exports over the given years? A.e. 1995. In how many of the given years. Rs. 4 D.

Then. 1. then the imports in 1999 was ? A. 420 crores.Rs. (500 . 357 crores D.25 [Using ratio for 1998] Thus. Imports in the year 1999 = Rs. Let the exports in the year 1998 = Rs.1. the exports in the year 1999 = Rs.40) = 420. Let the imports in the year 1999 = Rs.25 and 1. .Rs.200) crores = Rs. 1. Then. x crores. 500 crores. 250 crores B.40 respectively.40 = y 300 y = (300 x 1. 300 crores. (500 . 300 crores C. the exports in the year 1999 = Rs. Rs. y crores.25 = 250 x x= 250 = 200 1.x) crores. If the imports in 1998 was Rs. 420 crores Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: The ratio of imports to exports for the years 1998 and 1999 are 1. 250 crores and the total exports in the years 1998 and 1999 together was Rs. Rs.

we require more details such as the value of imports or exports during these years.Data inadequate Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: The graph gives only the ratio of imports to exports for different years. What was the percentage increase in imports from 1997 to 1998 ? A. the imports are minimum proportionate to the exports in 1997. 1996 C. 320 crores C. If the imports of the company in 1996 was Rs. Rs. Now. 275 crores Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: . 1997 D.. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.72 B. 280 crores D. 272 crores. The imports were minimum proportionate to the exports of the company in the year ? A. the exports from the company in 1996 was ? A.2000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: The imports are minimum proportionate to the exports implies that the ratio of the value of imports to exports has the minimum value. Rs.Rs.e. this ratio has a minimum value 0. 28 D.View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.Rs. 370 crores B. Hence. 56 C. i. the data is inadequate to answer this question.35 in 1997. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. To find the percentage increase in imports from 1997 to 1998.1995 B.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. x crores. 320 crores. 3 D. 0.1 B. Let the exports in 1996 = Rs. In how many of the given years were the exports more than the imports ? A. Number of Vehicles Manufactured by Two companies ove the Years (Number in Thousands) . Then. there are four such years. 2 C.85 Exports in 1996 = Rs. this ratio is less than 1 in years 1995. Thus.85. Now.4 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: The exports are more than the imports imply that the ratio of value of imports to exports is less than 1. 272 = 0.Ratio of imports to exports in the year 1996 = 0. 1996. Study the following line graph and answer the questions based on it.85 x x= 272 = 320. 1997 and 2000.

100000. 33000 D. 22000 C. 107000 and 148000 respectively.107000) = 21000.21000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Required difference = (128000 . 26000 D. 1999. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. What is the difference between the number of vehicles manufactured by Company Y in 2000 and 2001 ? A. Total production of Company X from 1997 to 2002 . 120000 and 159000 and those of Company Y are 139000.19000 B. 2001 and 2002 are 119000. 120000. What is the difference between the total productions of the two Companies in the given years ? A. 99000. 128000. 42000 C.28000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: From the line-graph it is clear that the productions of Company X in the years 1997. 2000. 78000. 1998. 141000.1.50000 B.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. 113666 C. and total production of Company Y from 1997 to 2002 = 139000 + 120000 + 100000 + 128000 + 107000 + 148000 = 742000. Difference = (742000 .111223 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option A Explanation: Average number of vehicles manufactured by Company X 1 = x (119000 + 99000 + 141000 + 78000 + 120000 + 159000) 6 = 119333.716000) = 26000. In which of the following years. 1998 C.2000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: The difference between the productions of Companies X and Y in various years are: . 1999 D.= 119000 + 99000 + 141000 + 78000 + 120000 + 159000 = 716000.119333 B. 112778 D. the difference between the productions of Companies X and Y was the maximum among the given years ? A. What is the average numbers of vehicles manufactured by Company X over the given period ? (rounded off to nearest integer) A.1997 B.

The production of Company Y in 2000 was approximately what percent of the production of Company X in the same year ? A. 132 D. 164 C.107000) = 13000. For 1999 (141000 . The following line graph gives the percent profit earned by two Companies X and Y during the period 1996 . Clearly. For 2000 (128000 .For 1997 (139000 .97 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Required percentage = 128000 x 100 % 78000 164%.Expenditure x 100 Expenditure .2001. Percentage profit earned by Two Companies X and Y over the Given Years %Profit = Income .119000) = 20000.100000) = 41000. For 2001 (120000 .78000) = 50000. For 2002 (159000 . For 1998 (120000 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5.173 B.99000) = 21000.148000) = 11000. maximum difference was in 2000.

for Company X we have: 65 = 3x . we get: 100 E1 3x x 3 x 150 15 165 = = = (Required ratio). (i) 165 For Company Y we have: 50 = 4x ... Then. The incomes of two Companies X and Y in 2000 were in the ratio of 3:4 respectively..1. And let the expenditures in 2000 of Companies X and Y be E1 and E2 respectively..E1 x 100 E1 65 3x = -1 100 E1 E1 = 3x x 100 .7:22 B..27:35 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Let the incomes in 2000 of Companies X and Y be 3x and 4x respectively. 100 E2 4x x 4 x 165 22 150 .E2 x 100 E2 50 4x = -1 100 E2 E2 = 4x x 100 . 15:22 D.. (ii) 150 From (i) and (ii). 14:19 C. What was the respective ratio of their expenditures in 2000 ? A.

342 crores. 283 crores D. 35 = x .Rs.z) crores. (342 . Income of Company Y in 1997 = Rs.Rs.. 240 crores B.220 x 100 220 x = 297. Then.. Rs. So that the income of Company Y in 1996 = Rs. If the expenditure of Company Y in 1997 was Rs.Expenditure) A. 220 crores. Rs. If the expenditures of Company X and Y in 1996 were equal and the total income of the two Companies in 1996 was Rs. x crores.Rs. 171 crores C. And let the income of Company X in 1996 be Rs. what was the total profit of the two Companies together in 1996 ? (Profit = Income . for Company X we have: 40 = z-x x 100 x 40 z = -1 100 x x= 100z . Let the income of Company Y in 1997 be Rs. 312 crores B. 297 crores.View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. Rs. Then. 275 crores Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Profit percent of Company Y in 1997 = 35. 102 crores Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the expenditures of each companies X and Y in 1996 be Rs. x crores. Rs..Rs. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. (i) 140 . z crores. 120 crores D. 297 crores C. what was its income in 1997 ? A.

for Company Y we have: 45 = (342 . 310 crores.. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.310 x 100 310 z = 465. 102 crores. 200 Expenditure of Company X in 2001= Income of Company X in 1998 = Rs. Then. 385 crores C. Rs. 335 crores D. x crores.z) x 100 .Also. Then. 295 crores Answer & Explanation Answer: Option A Explanation: Let the income of Company X in 1998 be Rs.z) x 100 = 140 145 z = 168. we get: 100z (342 . we get : x = 120.. 465 crores B. . 200 crores and the income of company X in 1998 was the same as its expenditure in 2001. z crores. The expenditure of Company X in the year 1998 was Rs. 342 crores. Rs. 50 = z .200 x 100 x = 310. Let the income of Company X in 2001 be Rs.240) crores = Rs. (342 . (ii) 145 From (i) and (ii). The income of Company X in 2001 was ? A.z) x 100 x 45 (342 .. 465 crores. Substituting z = 168 in (i). Total profit = Rs.Rs.z) = -1 100 x x= (342 . Income of Company X in 2001 = Rs.Rs. Total expenditure of Companies X and Y in 1996 = 2x = Rs. 55 = x . 240 crores. Total income of Companies X and Y in 1996 = Rs.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. If the incomes of two Comapanies were equal in 1999, then what was the ratio of expenditure of Company X to that of Company Y in 1999 ? A.6:5 B. 5:6 C. 11:6 D.16:15 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the incomes of each of the two Companies X and Y in 1999 be Rs. x. And let the expenditures of Companies X and Y in 1999 be E1 and E2 respectively. Then, for Company X we have: 50 = x - E1 x 100 E1 50 x = -1 100 E1 x= 150 E .... (i) 100 1

Also, for Company Y we have: 60 = x - E2 x 100 E2 60 x = -1 100 E2 x= 160 E .... (ii) 100 2

From (i) and (ii), we get: 150 160 E1 = E2 100 100 E1 160 16 = = (Required ratio). E2 150 15

The following line graph gives the percentage of the number of candidates who qualified an examination out of the total number of candidates who appeared for the examination over a period of seven years from 1994 to 2000. Percentage of Candidates Qualified to Appeared in an Examination Over the Years

1. The difference between the percentage of candidates qualified to appeared was maximum in which of the following pairs of years? A.1994 and 1995 B. 1997 and 1998 C. 1998 and 1999 D.1999 and 2000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: The differences between the percentages of candidates qualified to appeared for the give pairs of years are: For 1994 and 1995 = 50 - 30 = 20. For 1998 and 1999 = 80 - 80 = 0. For 1994 and 1997 = 50 - 30 = 20. For 1997 and 1998 = 80 - 50 = 30. For 1999 and 2000 = 80 - 60 = 20. Thus, the maximum difference is between the years 1997 and 1998. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. In which pair of years was the number of candidates qualified, the same? A.1995 and 1997 B. 1995 and 2000 C. 1998 and 1999 D.Data inadequate

Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: The graph gives the data for the percentage of candidates qualified to appeared and unless the absolute values of number of candidates qualified or candidates appeared is know we cannot compare the absolute values for any two years. Hence, the data is inadequate to solve this question. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. If the number of candidates qualified in 1998 was 21200, what was the number of candidates appeared in 1998? A.32000 B. 28500 C. 26500 D.25000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: The number of candidates appeared in 1998 be x. 21200 x 100 = 26500 (required number). 80 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Then, 80% of x = 21200 x= 4. If the total number of candidates appeared in 1996 and 1997 together was 47400, then the total number of candidates qualified in these two years together was? A.34700 B. 32100 C. 31500 D.Data inadequate Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: The total number of candidates qualified in 1996 and 1997 together, cannot be determined until we know at least, the number of candidates appeared in any one of the two years 1996 or 1997 or the percentage of candidates qualified to appeared in 1996 and 1997 together.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. %Profit = Income . Percent Profit Earned by a Company Over the Years.2000.Hence. 60% of x = 12300 x= 12300 x 100 = 20500. The total number of candidates qualified in 1999 and 2000 together was 33500 and the number of candidates appeared in 1999 was 26500.Expenditure x 100 Expenditure . Let the number of candidates appeared in 2000 be x. What was the number of candidates in 2000? A. 60 The following line graph gives the annual percent profit earned by a Company during the period 1995 . Then. the data is inadequate. 20500 D.19000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: The number of candidates qualified in 1999 = (80% of 26500) = 21200.21200) = 12300. Number of candidates qualified in 2000 = (33500 .24500 B. 22000 C.

(ii) 100 I1 = From (i) and (ii). If the expenditures in 1996 and 1999 are equal. 13:14 D.91 100 = = 9 : 10.1:1 B. for the year 1996. Then. we have: I1 . Also.x x 100 x I -x 70 = 2 x 100 x 55 = 55 I1 = -1 100 x 70 I2 = -1 100 x 155x ..9:10 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the expenditure in 1996 = x.. 2:3 C.. we get: 155x 155 0. let the incomes in 1996 and 1999 be I1 and I2 respectively. 170x I2 170 1 100 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum I1 ..1. (i) 100 170x I2 = . then the approximate ratio of the income in 1996 and 1999 respectively is? A.

145 crores C. what was the profit in 2000? A. Then. 185 crores Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Let the expenditure is 1998 be Rs. 4. Rs. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. 160 crores D. Rs. 1996 D. Rs. Therefore. what was the expenditure in 1998? A.Cannot be determined Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D . 6. If the income in 1998 was Rs.6 crores C.2000 B. 165 Expenditure in 1998 = Rs.2.2 crores B. If the profit in 1999 was Rs.Rs. Rs. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.Rs. x crores. 104 crores B. the year with minimum expenditure cannot be determined.Rs. 65 = 264 . 6.Cannot be determined Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: The line-graph gives the comparison of percent profit for different years bu the comparison of the expenditures is not possible without more data.8 crores D. 160 crores. 1997 C. In which year is the expenditure minimum? A. 264 crores.x x 100 x 65 264 = -1 100 x 264 x 100 x= = 160. 4 crores.

out of 1996. . 55(5/6) C.Explanation: From the line-graph we obtain information about the percentage profit only. 1998 D. the Company has the minimum % profit in the year 1997. 6 6 6 6. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. the profit for 2000 cannot be determined. 1999 and 2000). So the minimum ratio of income to expenditure is in the year 1997. out of given years (i. 1997 C.e.1999 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: It is given that : % Profit = Income . 1998. To find the profit in 2000 we must have the data for the income or expenditure in 2000.50(2/3) B. Expenditure 100 From this it is clear that the ratio of income to expenditure is minimum for the year in which the % Profit has the minimum value.335 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Average percent profit earned for the given years 1 335 5 = x [40 + 55 + 45 + 65 + 70 + 60] = = 55 . During which of the following year was the ratio of income to the expenditure the minimum? A. Since. 1997. What is the average profit earned for the given years? A.Expenditure x 100 Expenditure % Profit Income = -1 100 Expenditure Income % Profit = + 1.. 60(1/6) D. Therefore.1996 B.

1997 C.38. 27. 4 Also. 5 Then.View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 7. for different years are: 55 = 1. .82.44.22. then the income in 1997 is what percent less than the income in 2000? A.25% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Let the expenditure is 1997 be x. 1998 D.08. If the expenditure in 2000 is 25% more than expenditure in 1997.5% B. 70 For 1996 = Clearly.5% D. this ratio is minimum for 1997. 55 65 For 1998 = = 1. expenditure in 2000 = x + (25% of x) = x. 65 60 For 2000 = = 0.31. 45 70 For 1999 = = 1. During which year the ratio of percentage profit earned to that in the previous year is the minimum? A. 40 45 For 1997 = = 0.1996 B. 25% C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 8. let the incomes in 1997 and 2000 be I1 and I2 respectively.1999 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: The ratio percentage profit earned to that in the previous year.86.

for the year 1997.5 Answer & Explanation . 100 4 Difference between the two income = (2x . we have: 45 = I1 . we have: I2 60 = 5x 4 x 100 5x 4 60 4I2 = -1 100 5x 160 5x I2 = x = 2x. for year 2000. Ratio of Exports to Imports (in terms of money in Rs. 3 C.5%.2 B.55x x 100 % = 27.x x 100 x 45 I1 = -1 100 x I1 = 145x = 1.45x. crores) of Two Companies Over the Years 1. In how many of the given years were the exports more than the imports for Company A? A.1. 4 D.Then.45x) = 0. 100 Also. Percentage by which I1 is less than I2 = 0. Answer the questions based on the given line graph.55x.

1. 1. 189. 281 crores D. Rs.25. such years are 1995.30 D. E = 1.e. Now.1. 237 crores.75I Required ratio = = = 1. what would be the ratio of exports to the increased imports? A.Rs. E 1. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. 1996 and 1997. Rs.75 I i.75I where E amount of exports.4I View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. For Company A.20 B. 316 crores Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: . If the imports of Company A in 1997 were increased by 40 percent.. I = amount of imports of Company A in 1997.cannot be determined Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: In 1997 for Company A we have: E = 1.Rs. 243 crores C.25 C. If the exports of Company A in 1998 were Rs. the exports are more than the imports for Company A.Answer: Option B Explanation: The exports are more than imports in those years for which the exports to imports ratio are more than 1.4I. I1 1. during these 3 years. what was the amount of imports in that year? A.6 crores B. Thus. the required imports I1 = I + 40% of I = 1.

Rs. 316 crores. 180 crores (given) in (i)..Let the amount of imports of Company A in 1998 be Rs. If the imports of Company A during the year was Rs. (180 x 1. In 1995. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.Rs. x crores. crores in (ii). the export of Company A was double that of Company B. Then. 180 crores.75 . 190 crores B.. we get: E 315 EB = A= Rs. 210 crores C.75 Amount of imports of Company A in 1998 = Rs.75 . (iii) Substituting IA = Rs. 315 crores in (iii). we get: 2 .75 x x= 237 = 316. 315 crores. (ii) IB [where EB = amount of exports. what was the approximate amount of imports pf Company B during that year? A. crores.. 2 2 315 Substituting EB = Rs..75) crores = Rs.. 237 = 0. Rs.Cannot be determined Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: In 1995 for Company A we have: EA = 1. we get: EA = Rs.. Using EA = Rs. 225 crores D. IB = amount of imports of Company B in 1995] Also. 0. IA = amount of imports of Company a in 1995] In 1995 for Company B we have: EB = 0. (i) IA [where EA = amount of exports. we have EA = 2EB .

In which year(s) was the difference between impors and exports of Company B the maximum? A. I = amount of imports in 1995. the difference for other years can be determined only if the amount of imports for these years is known. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. the difference between the imports and exports of Company B in 1995 is dependent on the amount of imports of Company B in 1995. The rate of interest offered by these companies may differ from year to year depending on the variation in the economy of the country and the banks rate of interest. E = 0. amount of imports of Company B in 1995 = Rs.25I. the differences between and exports for various years cannot be determined.e.IB = EB 315 = Rs.2000 B.75I I . 210 crores. Since the imports or exports for various years are not know.E = 0. Similarly.75 2 x 0. 210 crores. crores = Rs. 0. Two different finance companies declare fixed annual rate of interest on the amounts invested with them by investors. The annual rate of interest offered by the two Companies P . 1998 and 2000 D.75 x I = 0.. 1996 C.75 I where E = amount of exports.Cannot be determined Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: We shall try to find the difference between the imports and exports of Company B for various years one by one: For 1995: We have E = 0. Thus.75 i.

[(10% of 4. 0.75)] lakhs = Rs. If two different amounts in the ratio 8:9 are invested in Companies P and Q respectively in 2002. 9500 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Difference= Rs. Rs. Annual Rate of Interest Offered by Two Finance Companies Over the Years.(8% of 4. How much more interest would have been earned if the sum was invested in Company P? A.and Q over the years are shown by the line graph provided below. 11.75) .Rs. 3:4 C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. Rs. 1. 4.Rs. 6:7 D.4:3 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D .2:3 B. 14.095 lakhs = Rs.000 B. 9500.75) lakhs = Rs.750 D. (2% of 4.75 lakhs was invested in Company Q in 1999 for one year.250 C. then the amounts received after one year as interests from Companies P and Q are respectively in the ratio? A. 19. A sum of Rs.

11 lakhs C.43 x = 18.Explanation: Let the amounts invested in 2002 in Companies P and Q be Rs. (6% of 8x) 48 = Rs.5% of x) + {9% of (30 . x. 18 lakhs Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Let Rs. 100 and interest received after one year from Company Q = Rs.5x 100 lakhs. 2. Then. x lakhs be invested in Company P in 2000.25. 2.7 1. interest received after one year from Company P= Rs. Rs. a part of Rs.43 lakhs. The total interest received was Rs.Rs. What was the amount invested in Company P? A. Rs. [(7. The total amount received after one year was re-invested in the same Company for one more year. 2. In 2000. 12 lakhs in Company P in 1998.x) lakhs.42. 9x respectively. (4% of 9x) 36 = Rs. Rs.Rs. 1.7 2. Total interest received from the two Companies after 1 year = Rs. x.000 .16. 2. 9 lakhs B. 100 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. 30 lakhs was invested in Company P and the rest was invested in Company Q for one year. 2.96. 2. 36 x 3 100 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.200 C.Rs. the amount invested in Company Q in 2000 = Rs. The total appreciation received by the investor on his investment was? A. (30 .600 D. Rs. 12 lakhs D. 8x and Rs.200 B. 100 48 x 4 100 Required ratio = = .x)}] lakhs = Rs.5x = 2. An investor invested a sum of Rs.Rs.

12 lakhs in it = Rs. Rs. by the investor? A.e.Rs.425 C.96 lakhs in the year 1999 = Rs.600. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. What amount will be received from Company P. 14. Amount received from Company P after one year on investing Rs. 2. 12. Rs.25.12) lakhs = Rs. 5. 5.96 + (10% of 12.Rs. 5 lakhs in the year 1996 = Rs.. 5 lakhs in Company Q in 1996.77. (14. [12. [12 + (8% of 12)] lakhs = Rs. in 199) on investing Rs. 5.256. An investor invested Rs.96 lakhs. 5.500 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Amount received from Company Q after one year on investment of Rs. After one year.96)] lakhs = Rs. Appreciation received on investment during the period of two years = Rs.800 D.5% of 5)] lakhs .94. [5 + (6. the entire amount along with the interest was transferred as investment to Company P in 1997 for one year.550 B.77. 12. 2.Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Amount received from Company P after one year (i.80.256 .256 lakhs = Rs.

Initial Strength of school in 1995 = 3000. 5.80. 5. 5. 1.325 + (9% of 5.80425 lakhs = Rs.325 lakhs in the year 1997 = Rs. the number of students studying in the school during 1999 = 3150. Amount received from Company P after one year on investment of Rs. [5.325)] lakhs = Rs. 3000 C. 5.3150 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: As calculated above. The number of students studying in the school during 1999 was? A.= Rs. Study the following line graph which gives the number of students who joined and left the school in the beginning of year for six years. 3100 D.2950 B.325 lakhs. . from 1996 to 2001.425.

400) x 100 450 (400 . 1999 D. The strength of school incresed/decreased from 1997 to 1998 by approximately what percent? A. the percentage rise/fall in the number of students who left the school compared to the previous year is maximum? A. . 2.4% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Important data noted from the given graph: In 1996 : Number of students left = 250 and number of students joined = 350. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.57% (rise). 1998 C.1% D. Clearly.1997 B.View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.11% (fall).2000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option A Explanation: The percentage rise/fall in the number of students who left the school (compared to the previous year) during various years are: For 1997 = For 1998 = For 1999 = For 2000 = For 2001 = (450 .2% B. In 1997 : Number of students left = 450 and number of students joined = 300.350) x 100 350 (450 . % = 28. For which year.5% (fall).2. the maximum percentage rise/fall is for 1997.350) x 100 400 (450 . % = 0%.1.7% C. % = 12.250) x 100 250 (450 .450) x 100 450 % = 80% (rise). % = 11. 1.

Therefore. In 1998 = 2950 .97. Percentage increase in the strength of the school from 1997 to 1998 (3000 ..75% 3200 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required percentage = 5. The number of students studying in the school in 1998 was what percent of the number of students studying in the school in 2001? A. The ratio of the least number of students who joined the school to the maximum number .13% B.2950) x 100 % = 1. In 1999 = 3000 . In 2001 : Number of students left = 450 and number of students joined = 550. 2950 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = 4. In 2001 = 3100 . In 1996 = 3000 .88% D.e. 93.400 + 450 = 3000. In 1999 : Number of students left = 350 and number of students joined = 500.In 1998 : Number of students left = 400 and number of students joined = 450. strength of the school) in various years: In 1995 = 3000 (given). In 2000 = 3150 . 96.450 + 550 = 3200.250 + 350 = 3100.25% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: 3000 x 100 % = 93.450 + 300 = 2950. the numbers of students studying in the school (i.69% 1.75% C.7%. In 2000 : Number of students left = 450 and number of students joined = 400.450 + 400 = 3100. In 1997 = 3100 .92.350 + 500 = 3150.

3:4 D. 1998 and 2000 C. the largest number of students joined the school in the year? A. . 550) joined the school in the year 2001. Marks Obtained by student in Six Periodical Held in Every Two Months During the Year in the Session 2001 . a student of Class IX appeared for each of the periodical exams. 450 3 6.1996 B.1996 and 2000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: As calculated above. The aggregate marks obtained by him in each perodical exam are represented in the line-graph given below. Among the given years.e.e. in the years 1996 and 2000 the strength of the school was same i.. the largest number of students (i.2:3 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Required ratio = 300 2 = .7:9 B. 2001 D. In a session during April 2001 .March 2002.2002. the strength of the school was same? A.. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 7.of students who left the school in any of the years during the given period is? A. 1997 and 1998 D. 1998 C.2000 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: As calculated above. During which of the following pairs of years. In a school the periodical examination are held every second month. 3100.1999 and 2001 B. 4:5 C.

Clearly. August.39%. % = 1.Maximum Total Marks in each Periodical Exam = 500 1.360) x 100 360 (370 . In which periodical exams did the student obtain the highest percentage increase in marks over the previous periodical exams ? A.25%.365) x 100 365 (385 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum . 01 D.05%.90%. highest percentage increase in marks is in Oct 01.385) x 100 385 (404 .June. 01 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Percentage increase in marks in various periodical exams compared to the previous exams are: For Jun 01 = For Aug 01 = For Oct 01 = For Dec 01 = For Feb 02 = (365 . 01 B.370) x 100 370 (400 . % = 4. % = 3. Oct. % = 1. 01 C.400) x 100 400 % = 1.Dec.37%.

02 is what percent of the total marks obtained in April 01 ? A. 112. 360 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required percentage = 3. . The total number of marks obtained in Feb.110% B. 385. 77% D. 75.5% C. What are the average marks obtained by the student in all the periodical exams during the last session ? A. 405 x 100 % = 112.5%. 379 C. Oct 01. 381 D.25% B. 115% D. 01 taken together ? A.373 B. 370. Dec 01 and Feb 02 respectively. Aug 01. 01 and Oct.2.385 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Average marks obtained in all the periodical exams =1x [360 + 365 + 370 + 385 + 400 + 405] = 380.78. Jun 01. 365. 400 and 405 marks in periodical exams held in Apr 01.5%.5% C. What is the percentage of marks obtained by the student in the periodical exams of August.73.83 381. (500 + 500) 1000 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required percentage = 4.116.75% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: (370 + 385) 755 x 100 % = x 100 % = 75.5% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Here it is clear from the graph that the student obtained 360.

the total marks obtained in periodical exams.52 3.6 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5.96 49.43 lakhs B. 33. Thus.5 41.4 98 1. 36. Item of Expenditure Salary 288 342 324 336 Fuel and Transport 98 112 101 133 Bonus 3.18 lakhs D. 01 C. Expenditures of a Company (in Lakh Rupees) per Annum Over the given Years. Oct. 34.4 Taxes 83 108 74 88 Year 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 420 142 3. 02 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option A Explanation: As is clear from the graph.68 Interest on Loans 23. in none of the periodical exams. Rs. June.Rs.Rs. Study the following table and answer the questions based on it.66 lakhs Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Average amount of interest paid by the Company during the given period . go on increasing. 01 D. there is a fall in percentage of marks compared to the previous exam.Feb. it implies that the percentage of marks also goes on increasing.6 36.4 32. Since. 32.00 2.84 3.72 lakhs C. Rs.None B. the maximum marks for all the periodical exams are the same. In which periodical exams there is a fall in percentage of marks as compared to the previous periodical exams ? A. What is the average amount of interest per year which the company had to pay during this period? A.

The total amount of bonus paid by the company during the given period is approximately what percent of the total amount of salary paid during this period? A.5% C.1.96 + 49.0. Rs.44 lakhs B.84 + 3. = Rs.87 lakhs .52 + 3. 0. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required percentage= 3.11 lakhs C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.3 = Rs.46 lakhs D.1% B.71% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: (288 + 98 + 3. 478. lakhs 5 = Rs.23.00 + 2.Rs. Rs.4 + 49.4 + 98) 495.66 lakhs. 544.25% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: (3.4 lakhs 5 183.36 69. 446.96) x 100 % (288 + 342 + 324 + 336 + 420) 17 = x 100 % 1710 1%.Rs.4 + 83) x 100 % (420 + 142 + 3.68 + 3. 1% D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required percentage= 4. 36.62% B.4 + 32.6 + 36.5 + 41.45%.00 + 23. 66% C. Total expenditure on all these items in 1998 was approximately what percent of the total expenditure in 2002? A. The total expenditure of the company over these items during the year 2000 is? A. 69% D.4 = x 100 % 713. 501.

6 + 74) lakhs = Rs.3 10 = . Qual. Qual. (324 + 101 + 3. App. App. 15:18 D. Qual. The ratio between the total expenditure on Taxes for all the years and the total expenditure on Fuel and Transport for all the years respectively is approximately? A.84 + 41. 13 Study the following table and answer the questions. App. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. Qual. Qual.Answer & Explanation Answer: Option A Explanation: Total expenditure of the Company during 2000 = Rs. Number of Candidates Appeared and Qualified in a Competitive Examination from Different States Over the Years.4:7 B. M N 5200 720 7500 840 8500 980 9200 1050 7400 850 8450 920 6800 775 9200 980 9500 1125 8800 1020 . 544.44 lakhs. App. Year State 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 App. 10:13 C.5:8 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Required ratio= (83 + 108 + 74 + 88 + 98) (98 + 112 + 101 + 133 + 142) 451 = 586 1 = 1.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required average= 3.54% 80%. What is the average candidates who appeared from State Q during the given years? A.83% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: (720 + 840 + 780 + 950 + 870) x 100 % (980 + 1050 + 1020 + 1240 + 940) 4160 = x 100 % 5230 = 79.8920 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: 8100 + 9500 + 8700 + 9700 + 8950 5 44950 = 5 = 8990. Total number of candidates qualified from all the states together in 1997 is approximately what percentage of the total number of candidates qualified from all the states together in 1998? A. 8990 D. 77% C. In which of the given years the number of candidates appeared from State P has maximum percentage of qualified candidates? A. 1998 C.8700 B. 1999 D. 80% D.72% B.1997 B.2001 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required percentage= 2. 8760 C.P Q 6400 780 8100 950 8800 1020 9500 1240 7800 890 8700 980 8750 1010 9700 1200 9750 1250 8950 995 R 7800 870 7600 940 9800 1350 7600 945 7990 885 1.

11.21% D.59%.15% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: (840 + 1050 + 920 + 980 + 1020) x 100 % (7500 + 9200 + 8450 + 9200 + 8800) 4810 = x 100 % 43150 = 11.82%. over the candidates appeared from State N during all the years together? A.41%. Maximum percentage is for the year 2001. % = 11.Explanation: The percentages of candidates qualified to candidates appeared from State P during different years are: For 1997 For 1998 For 1999 For 2000 For 2001 780 x 100 6400 1020 x 100 8800 890 x 100 7800 1010 x 100 8750 1250 x 100 9750 % = 12. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.54%.16% C.12. 12. % = 11.12. 11. 12.11. The percentage of total number of qualified candidates to the total number of appeared candidates among all the five states in 1999 is? A.11. % = 11.47% D.49% B.19%.57% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B . What is the percentage of candidates qualified from State N for all the years together.15% View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required percentage= 5.36% B. % = 12.84% C.

The Numbers in the Brackets give the Maximum Marks in Each Subject.35%.54% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Required percentage= (1020 + 1240) x 100 % (8800 + 9500) 2260 = x 100 % 18300 = 12.Explanation: Required percentage= (850 + 920 + 890 + 980 + 1350) x 100 % (7400 + 8450 + 7800 + 8700 + 9800) 4990 = x 100 % 42150 = 11.49% C. what is the percentage of the candidates qualified to that of the candidate appeared? A. 6. Combining the states P and Q together in 1998. Subject (Max. The following table gives the percentage of marks obtained by seven students in six different subjects in an examination.84%. Marks) Student Maths Chemistry Physics Geography History (150) Ayush Aman Sajal Rohit 90 100 90 80 (130) 50 80 60 65 65 75 35 (120) 90 80 70 80 85 65 50 (100) 60 40 70 80 95 85 77 (60) 70 80 90 60 50 40 80 Computer Science (40) 80 70 70 60 90 60 80 Muskan 80 Tanvi Tarun 70 65 .12. 11. 12.10.87% B.35% D.

1 B. What was the aggregate of marks obtained by Sajal in all the six subjects? A. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.11 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Average marks obtained in Physics by all the seven students 1 = x [ (90% of 120) + (80% of 120) + (70% of 120) 7 + (80% of 120) + (85% of 120) + (65% of 120) + (50% of 120) ] 1 = x [ (90 + 80 + 70 + 80 + 85 + 65 + 50)% of 120 ] 7 1 = x [ 520% of 120 ] 7 624 = 7 = 89.14 C.409 B.37 D.96.26 B.77. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. 429 D. What are the average marks obtained by all the seven students in Physics? (rounded off to two digit after decimal) A. 419 C.449 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D . 89. 3 D. 91. The number of students who obtained 60% and above marks in all subjects is? A.None Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: From the table it is clear that Sajal and Rohit have 60% or more marks in each of the six subjects. 2 C.1.14.

Physics D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.Explanation: Aggregate marks obtained by Sajal = [ (90% of 150) + (60% of 130) + (70% of 120) + (70% of 100) + (90% of 60) + (70% of 40) ] = [ 135 + 78 + 84 + 70 + 54 + 28 ] = 449.History Answer & Explanation Answer: Option A Explanation: We shall find the overall percentage (for all the seven students) with respect to each subject. overall percentage for: (i) Maths 1 x (90 + 100 + 90 + 80 + 80 + 70 + 65) % 7 1 = x (575) % 7 = 82. The overall percentage for any subject is equal to the average of percentages obtained by all the seven students since the maximum marks for any subject is the same for all the students. 1 = x (50 + 80 + 60 + 65 + 65 + 75 + 35) % 7 1 = x (430) % 7 = 61. Therefore. 1 = x (90 + 80 + 70 + 80 + 85 + 65 + 50) % 7 1 = x (520) % 7 = (ii) Chemistry (iii) Physics . In which subject is the overall percentage the best? A. Chemistry C.Maths B.43%.14%.

The maximum marks (of all the six subjects) = (150 + 130 + 120 + 100 + 60 + 40) = 600.5 + 45. 1 (v) History = x (70 + 80 + 90 + 60 + 50 + 40 + 80) % 7 1 = x (470) % 7 = 67.52. 55% C. 60% D.14%.5 + 60 + 77 + 48 + 32 ] = 360. this percentage is highest for Maths. Science= x (80 + 70 + 70 + 60 + 90 + 60 + 80) % 7 1 = x (510) % 7 = 72.= 74.86%. 600 . 1 (iv) Geography = x (60 + 40 + 70 + 80 + 95 + 85 + 77) % 7 1 = x (507) % 7 = 72. 1 (vi) Comp. What is the overall percentage of Tarun? A.63% Answer: Option C Explanation: Aggregate marks obtained by Tarun = [ (65% of 150) + (35% of 130) + (50% of 120) + ((77% of 100) + (80% of 60) + (80% of 40) ] = [ 97.43%.29%. Clearly. 5. Overall percentage of Tarun = 360 x 100 % = 60%.5% B.

34 D. 4 C. 5 D.(Number of students scoring 30 and above marks in aggregate) = 27 . Marks out of 50 Subject Physics Chemistry Average (Aggregate) 40 and above 9 4 7 30 and above 32 21 27 20 and above 80 66 73 10 and above 92 81 87 0 and above 100 100 100 1.41 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B .3 B. of students scoring 30 and above marks in Chemistry) .6 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Required difference = (No.Study the following table and answer the questions. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. If at least 60% marks in Physics are required for pursuing higher studies in Physics. What is the different between the number of students passed with 30 as cut-off marks in Chemistry and those passed with 30 as cut-off marks in aggregate? A.27 B. Classification of 100 Students Based on the Marks Obtained by them in Physics and Chemistry in an Examination. 32 C. how many students will be eligible to pursue higher studies in Physics? A.21 = 6.

Explanation: We have 60% of 50 = Required number = No. 19 C.31% Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Number of students getting at least 60% marks in Chemistry = Number of students getting 30 and above marks in Chemistry = 21.77% 29%.27 Answer & Explanation 60 x 50 = 30.21% B. of students scoring 30 and above marks in Physics = 32 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. 20 D. 29% D.13 B. Number of students getting at least 40% marks in aggregate = Number of students getting 20 and above marks in aggregate = 73. The percentage of number of students getting at least 60% marks in Chemistry over those getting at least 40% marks in aggregate. The number of students scoring less than 40% marks in aggregate is? A. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum Required percentage= 4. 100 . is approximately? A. 27% C. 21 x 100 % 73 = 28.

the qualifying marks should lie in the range 20-30.Below 20 Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Since 66 students get 20 and above marks in Chemistry and out of these 21 students get 30 and above marks.Number of students scoring 20 and above marks in aggregate = 100 .73 = 27.Answer: Option D Explanation: We have 40% of 50 = Required number = Number of students scoring less than 20 marks in aggreagate = 100 . 20-30 D. 40 x 50 = 20. If it is known that at least 23 students were eligible for a Symposium on Chemistry. then the minimum qualifying marks in Chemistry for eligibility to Symposium would lie in the range? A. 100 . 30-40 C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. therefore to select top 35 students in Chemistry.40-45 B.

P D. H. Punjab and Haryana Over the Years 1994 to 1998 Year 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 Delhi App 8000 4800 7500 9500 9000 H. Qualified and Scheduled in a Competitive Examination from Five States Delhi.P App 7800 7500 7400 8800 7200 U.8.2.Delhi B. 5 5 85 + 70 + 65 + 84 + 60 364 For Punjab = = = 72. = = = 72. this average is maximum for Delhi.P.8.6.1997 B. Number of Candidates Appeared.P.P. 1999 D. = = = 75. 5 5 78 + 85 + 48 + 70 + 80 361 For U. U. H.P C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.Study the following table and answer the questions based on it.P App 7500 5600 4800 7000 8500 Punjab App Qual 8200 680 6800 600 6500 525 7800 720 5700 485 Haryana App Qual 6400 700 7100 650 5200 350 6400 540 4500 600 Qual 850 500 640 850 800 Sel 94 48 82 90 70 Qual 810 800 560 920 850 Sel 82 65 70 86 75 Qual 720 620 400 650 950 Sel 78 85 48 70 80 Sel 85 70 65 84 60 Sel 75 75 55 60 75 1.Punjab Answer & Explanation Answer: Option A Explanation: The average number of candidates selected over the given period for various states are: 94 + 48 + 82 + 90 + 70 384 = = 76. 5 5 82 + 65 + 70 + 86 + 75 378 For H. For which state the average number of candidates selected over the years is the maximum? A. The percentage of candidates qualified from Punjab over those appeared from Punjab is highestin the year? A. 5 5 For Delhi = Clearly. 5 5 75 + 75 + 55 + 60 + 75 340 For Haryana = = = 68.P. U.2000 Answer & Explanation . 1998 C.

08%.037%. which state had the lowest percentage of candidates selected over the candidates appeared? A.P.051%.P C. % = 8. % = 9.51%. 6400 (i) For Delhi = .23%.Punjab Answer: Option D Explanation: The percentages of candidates selected over the candidates appeared in 1997. In the year 1997. 8000 82 (ii) For H.175%. 7800 78 (iii) For U. = x 100 % = 1. % = 8.Delhi B. 7500 85 (iv) For Punjab x 100 % = 1. for various states are: 94 x 100 % = 1. this percentage is highest for the year 2000. % = 8. H.82%. 3.P D. = x 100 % = 1. Clearly. 8200 75 (v) For Haryana x 100 % = 1.P.Answer: Option D Explanation: The percentages of candidates qualified from Punjab over those appeared from Punjab during different years are: For 1997 = For 1998 = For 1999 = For 2000 = For 2001 = 680 x 100 8200 600 x 100 6800 525 x 100 6500 720 x 100 7800 485 x 100 5700 % = 8.172%.040%.29%. U.

84. this percentage is lowest for Punjab.54% 88.P.88. 4.5% Answer: Option D Explanation: (75 + 75 + 55 + 60 + 75) x 100 % (94 + 48 + 82 + 90 + 70) 340 = x 100 % 384 = 88.Clearly.P.P over those qualified from U. % = 10.71%.77%. % = 13.83%. over those qualified from U.1997 B. % = 12%. Clearly. during different years are: For 1997 = For 1998 = For 1999 = For 2000 = For 2001 = 78 x 100 720 85 x 100 620 48 x 100 400 70 x 100 650 80 x 100 950 % = 10.42%.2001 Required percentage= Answer: Option B Explanation: The percentages of candidates selected from U.5% 5. The number of candidates selected from Haryana during the period under review is approximately what percent of the number selected from Delhi during this period? A.5% B. 6. The percentage of candidates selected from U. 1999 D. 1998 C.P is highest in the year? A. % = 8.5% D. What is the approximate percentage of total number of candidates selected to the total number . this percentage is highest for the year 1998. 81% C.79.

10% B. The following table gives the sales of batteries manufactured by a company over the years.13% Answer: Option D Explanation: Required percentage= (82 + 70 + 48 + 65 + 55) % (640 + 560 + 400 + 525 + 350) 320 = x 100 % 2475 = 12.of candidates qualified for all five stages together during the year 1999? A. What was the approximate percentage increase in the sales of 55AH batteries in 1998 compared to that in 1992? .93% 13%. 11% C. Number of Different Types of Batteries Sold by a Company Over the Years (Numbers in Thousands) Types of Batteries Year 4AH 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 75 90 96 105 90 105 115 7AH 144 126 114 90 75 60 85 32AH 114 102 75 150 135 165 160 35AH 102 84 105 90 75 45 100 55AH 108 126 135 75 90 120 145 Total 543 528 525 510 465 495 605 1. 12% D.

26% 34%.24000 B. Clearly.39000 . 2. The total sales of all the seven years is the maximum for which battery? A.108) Required percentage= 108 = 34.4AH B. 35000 D.34% Answer: Option D Explanation: (145 . 33% Answer & Explanation B. What is the difference in the number of 35AH batteries sold in 1993 and 1997? A. sales are maximum in case of 32AH batteries.35AH x 100 % Answer: Option C Explanation: The total sales (in thousands) of all the seven years for various batteries are: For 4AH = 75 + 90 + 96 + 105 + 90 + 105 + 115 = 676 For 7AH = 144 + 126 + 114 + 90 + 75 + 60 + 85 = 694 For 32AH = 114 + 102 + 75 + 150 + 135 + 165 + 160 = 901 For 35AH = 102 + 84 + 105 + 90 + 75 + 45 + 100 = 601 For 55AH = 108 + 126 + 135 + 75 + 90 + 120 + 145 = 799. 7AH C. 31% D. 32AH D.A. 28000 C.28% C. 3.

1997 Answer: Option D Explanation: The percentages of sales of 4AH batteries to the total sales in different years are: 75 For 1992 = 543 90 For 1993 = 528 96 For 1994 = 525 105 For 1995 = 510 96 For 1996 = 465 105 For 1997 = 495 For 1998 = 115x 100 % = 19.29%.Answer: Option D Explanation: Required difference = [(84 .21%.1994 C. x 100 % = 17.05%.45) x 1000] = 39000. x 100 % = 19.59%.35%.01%. x 100 % = 18. 4. 1995 D.81%. x 100 % = 21. x 100 % = 13. . x 100 % = 20. 1996 B. The percentage of 4AH batteries sold to the total number of batteries sold was maximum in the year? A.

No. If the number of students passing an examination be considered a criteria for comparision of difficulty level of two examinations.605 Clearly. . 32AH D. of Students Result Section A Students failed in both Exams Students failed in half-yearly but passed in Annual Exams Students passed in half-yearly but failed in Annual Exams Students passed in both Exams 28 Section B 23 Section C 17 Section D 27 14 12 8 13 6 17 9 15 64 55 46 76 1. C. D of Class IX students. the percentage is maximum in 1997. A school has four sections A. B. 7AH C. Half yearly examinations were more difficult. The results of half yearly and annual examinations are shown in the table given below. In case of which battery there was a continuous decrease in sales from 1992 to 1997? A. 5. which of the following statements is true in this context? A.4AH B.35AH Answer: Option B Explanation: From the table it is clear that the sales of 7AH batteries have been decreasing continuously from 1992 to 1997.

189 C.430 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. How many students are there in Class IX in the school? A. (b) and (d) are false and Statement (c) is true. the number of students passed in half-yearly = the number of students passed in annual exams. 335 D.The two examinations cannot be compared for difficulty level.B. Number of students who passed annual exams in the school = (Number of students failed in half-yearly but passed in annual exams) + (Number of students passed in both exams) = (14 + 12 + 8 + 13) + (64 + 55 + 46 + 76) = 288. Both the examinations had almost the same difficulty level. Also. Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Number of students who passed half-yearly exams in the school = (Number of students passed in half-yearly but failed in annual exams) + (Number of students passed in both exams) = (6 + 17 + 9 + 15) + (64 + 55 + 46 + 76) = 288. Therefore. Annual examinations were more difficult. D. Since. C. it can be inferred that both the examinations had almost the same difficulty level. Thus Statements (a).336 B.

so the total number of students in the class: = (28 + 23 + 17 + 27 + 14 + 12 + 8 + 13 + 6 + 17 + 9 + 15 + 64 + 55 + 46 + 76) = 430.Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: Since the classification of the students on the basis of their results and sections form independent groups. B Section .A Section B. the pass percentage is maximum for Section D. 80 x 100 % = 112 84 x 100 % = 78.A Section C.5%. 104 x 100 % = x 100 % = 79. C Section B. B Section D. 3.39%. (27 + 13 + 15 + 76) 131 Clearly. Which section has the maximum success rate in annual examination? A. 84 x 100 % = 75%.D Section Answer: Option D Explanation: Pass percentages in at least one of the two examinations for different sections are: (14 + 6 + 64) For Section A (28 + 14 + 6 + 64) (12 + 17 + 55) For Section B (23 + 12 + 17 + 55) (8 + 9 + 46) For Section C (17 + 8 + 9 + 46) (13 + 15 + 76) For Section D x 100 % = x 100 % = 107 63 x 100 % = 78.75%. 4. Which section has the maximum pass percentage in at least one of the two examinations? A.

D Section Answer: Option A Explanation: Total number of students passed in annual exams in a section = [ (No. success rate in annual exams in: (12 + 55) Section B (23 + 12 + 17 + 55) (8 + 46) Section C (17 + 8 + 9 + 46) (13 + 76) Section D (27 + 13 + 15 + 76) x 100 % = x 100 % = 80 89 x 100 % = 67. C Section D. of students of Section A passed in annual exams = Total number of students in Section A (14 + 64) = (28 + 14 + 6 + 64) 78 = 112 x 100 % x 100 % x 100 % = 69. x 100 % = 107 67 x 100 % = 62. Similarly.5%.62%.64%. 131 54 x 100 % = 67. the success rate in annual examination is maximum for Section A.94%. Clearly. . of students failed in half-yearly but passed in annual exams) + (No.C. of students passed in both exams) ] in that section Success rate in annual exams in Section A No.

x 100 % = 107 35 x 100 % = 32.25%. Similarly. failure rate in half-yearly exams in: (23 + 12) Section B (23 + 12 + 17 + 55) (17 + 8) Section C (17 + 8 + 9 + 46) x 100 % = 80 25 x 100 % = 31.5.5%. Which section has the minimum failure rate in half yearly examination? A. B section C. .D section Answer: Option D Explanation: Total number of failures in half-yearly exams in a section = [ (Number of students failed in both exams) + (Number of students failed in half-yearly but passed in Annual exams) ] in that section Failure rate in half-yearly exams in Section A Number of students of Section A failed in half-yearly = Total number of students in Section A (28 + 14) = (28 + 14 + 6 + 64) 42 = 112 x 100 % x 100 % x 100 % = 37. C section D.A section B.71%.

the failure rate is minimum for Section D.53%. The following table shows the number of new employees added to different categories of employees in a company and also the number of employees from these categories who left the company every year since the foundation of the Company in 1995.(27 + 13) Section D (27 + 13 + 15 + 76) x 100 % = 40 x 100 % = 30.128 C. 131 Clearly. 112 D.88 Answer: Option D Explanation: Required difference . What is the difference between the total number of Technicians added to the Company and the total number of Accountants added to the Company during the years 1996 to 2000? A. 96 B. Managers Technicians New 1200 272 240 236 256 288 Left 120 128 96 100 112 Operators New 880 256 240 208 192 248 Left 104 120 100 112 144 Accountants New 1160 200 224 248 272 260 Left 100 104 96 88 92 Peons New 820 184 152 196 224 200 Left 96 88 80 120 104 year New 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 760 280 179 148 160 193 Left 120 92 88 72 96 1.

968 Answer: Option B Explanation: Total number of Peons working in the Company in 1999 = (820 + 184 + 152 + 196 + 224) .Accountants Answer: Option A Explanation: Number of Managers working in the Company: In 1995= 760.74%. In 2000= (760 + 280 + 179 + 148 + 160 + 193) . 3.(96 + 88 + 80 + 120) = 1192. What was the total number of Peons working in the Company in the year 1999? A. Operators B.760)x 100 % = 64.Managers C. For which of the following categories the percentage increase in the number of employees working in the Company from 1995 to 2000 was the maximum? A. 2.1312 B.(200 + 224 + 248 + 272 + 260) = 88. .(120 + 92 + 88 + 72 + 96) = 1252. 1192 C. 1088 D.= (272 + 240 + 236 + 256 + 288) . Technicians D. Percentage increase in the number of Managers = (1252 .

760 Number of Technicians working in the Company: In 1995= 1200.09%. Percentage increase in the number of Technicians (1936 . Percentage increase in the number of Operators (1444 . Number of Operators working in the Company: In 1995= 880.880) = 880 x 100 % = 64. Number of Accountants working in the Company: In 1995= 1160. In 2000= (880 + 256 + 240 + 208 + 192 + 248) (104 + 120 + 100 + 112 + 144) = 1444. In 2000= (1160 + 200 + 224 + 248 + 272 + 260) (100 + 104 + 96 + 88 + 92) . In 2000= (1200 + 272 + 240 + 236 + 256 + 288) (120 + 128 + 96 + 100 + 112) = 1936.33%.1200) = 1200 x 100 % = 61.

. 4. Percentage increase in the number of Accountants (1884 . 1265 B.1160) = 1160 x 100 % = 62. Percentage increase in the number of Peons (1288 . In 2000= (820 + 184 + 152 + 196 + 224 + 200) (96 + 88 + 80 + 120 + 104) = 1288.(120 + 92) = 1007.= 1884.1235 Answer: Option B Explanation: Total number of employees of various categories working in the Company in 1997 are: Managers = (760 + 280 + 179) .820) = 820 x 100 % = 57.1325 C. Number of Peons working in the Company: In 1995= 820.41%.07%. 1195 D. the percentage increase is maximum in case of Managers. Clearly. What is the pooled average of the total number of employees of all categories in the year 1997? A.

Required Percentage = 580 x 100 % = 28. 5.66% 29%. .2000 = (104 + 120 + 100 + 112 + 144) = 580. Total number of Operators who joined the Company during 1995 .Technicians = (1200 + 272 + 240) .2000 = (880 + 256 + 240 + 208 + 192 + 248) = 2024. During the period between 1995 and 2000. Accountants= (1160 + 200 + 224) .(100 + 104) = 1380.(120 + 128) = 1464.(96 + 88) = 972.29% Answer: Option D Explanation: Total number of Operators who left the Company during 1995 . 27% B. Peons = (820 + 184 + 152) . Operators = (880 + 256 + 240) . Pooled average of all the five categories of employees working in the Company in 1997 1 = x (1007 + 1464 + 1152 + 1380 + 972) 5 1 = x (5975) 5 = 1195.(104 + 120) = 1152. the total number of Operators who left the Company is what percent of total number of Operators who joined the Company? A. 21% D.19% C.

R.24)% of x] million .5 million C.4. then the total population of State R is? A. P.9 million. Proportion of Males and Females Percentage of Population below the Poverty Line Below Poverty Line M:F P Q R S T 35 25 24 19 15 5:6 3:5 1:2 3:2 5:3 Above Poverty Line M:F 6:7 4:5 2:3 4:3 3:2 State 1.35 million Answer & Explanation B.6.85 million D. 5.25 million Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the total population of State R be x million. S and T on the basis of poverty line and also on the basis of sex. Q. If the male population above poverty line for State R is 1. population of State R above poverty line = [(100 .2024 The following table gives the percentage distribution of population of five states. 4. Then.

7 million Answer: Option B Explanation: Total population of State S = 7 million. Population above poverty line = [(100 .19)% of 7] million = (81% of 7) million = 5. 2 76 x x x = 1.76 = 100 x x million And so.3 million C.67 million.9 x= = 6. .33 million Answer & Explanation B.25 million. 76 x 2 Total population of State R = 6.5.9 million.9 5 100 5 x 100 x 1. 1. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.25. it is given that male population of State R above poverty line = 1. 2. male population of State R above poverty line 2 = 5 x 100 76 xx million But. What will be the number of females above the poverty line in the State S if it is known that the population of State S is 7 million? A.43 million D.

35 Population above poverty line for State P = 7.And so.e. 35% of the total population of State P is below poverty line. the ratio of population below poverty line to that above poverty line for State P is 35 : 65.3 million Answer: Option D Explanation: Female population below poverty line for State P = 2.85 y= = 7. 2. therefore.1 + 1.75. What will be the male population above poverty line for State P if the female population below poverty line for State P is 2. 5 : 6 = x : 21 2. Then. 6 Population below poverty line for State P = (2.85 : y 65 x 3.7 million Answer & Explanation B. the number of females above poverty line in State S 3 = 7 x 5.2.15 million and so.3. male population . Let the population above poverty line for State P by y million. 35 : 65 = 3.15. 2.. 65% of the total population of State P is above poverty line i.43 million.1 million? A.3 million D.1 million C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.67 million = 2.1 million Let the male population below poverty line for State P be x million.75) million = 3. Since.85 million.1 x 5 x= = 1.

4 : x 5 x 2.above poverty line for State P 6 = 13 x 7.15 million = 3.4 x= = 4. then the total populations of States Q and T are in the ratio? A.4 + 4) = 6. 2:5 D.4:9 Answer: Option B Explanation: For State Q: Male population below poverty line = 2.4 million. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. 3 Total population below poverty line = (2. If Nq be the total population of State Q.4 million Nq = 25 million = 25. 3 : 5 = 2.3 million. Let the female population below poverty line be x million.6 million. 6. 3:7 Answer & Explanation B. For State T: .4 million. then.4 million and that for State T is 6 million.4 x 100 25% of Nq = 6. If the population of males below poverty line for State Q is 2. Then.1:3 C.

Rs. Then. 21. Various Expenditures (in percentage) Incurred in Publishing a Book 1. 9.Rs. Let the female population below poverty line be y million. Required ratio = = = 0. then. then what will be amount of royalty to be paid for these books? A.6 million Nt = 15 Nq 25.6.450 C. 5 : 3 = 6 : y 3x6 y= = 3.150 . Study the pie-chart and the answer the questions based on it. Nt 64 5 million = 64 million. Rs. the publisher has to pay Rs.6) = 9.6 2 Thus.600 as printing cost.Male population below poverty line = 6 million. 30. 26.200 D.6 x 100 15% of Nt = 9.Rs. 19. The following pie-chart shows the percentage distribution of the expenditure incurred in publishing a book. If Nt be the total population of State T. 5 Total population below poverty line = (6 + 3.4 = . If for a certain quantity of books.950 B. 22.6 million.

Rs. 22. If the marked price of the book is Rs. then what is the cost of the paper used in a single copy of the book? A. Rs. 54º Answer & Explanation B. 30600 x 15 Then. 37. 20 : 15 = 30600 : r r = Rs.15º C. 36 C. 44. 2.Rs.950. What is the central angle of the sector corresponding to the expenditure incurred on Royalty? A. r. 20 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = Rs.50 D. The price of the book is marked 20% above the C.48º Answer: Option C Explanation: Central angle corresponding to Royalty= (15% of 360)º 15 = 100 = 54º. Rs.P.25 . 24º D. 42 Answer & Explanation B. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum x 360 º 3.Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: Let the amount of Royalty to be paid for these books be Rs. 180.

Answer: Option B Explanation: Clearly, marked price of the book = 120% of C.P. Also, cost of paper = 25% of C.P Let the cost of paper for a single book be Rs. n.
25 x 180 Then, 120 : 25 = 180 : n n = Rs. 120 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = Rs. 37.50 .

4. If 5500 copies are published and the transportation cost on them amounts to Rs.

82500, then what should be the selling price of the book so that the publisher can earn a profit of 25%?
A.Rs. 187.50 C. Rs. 175 Answer & Explanation B. Rs. 191.50 D.Rs. 180

Answer: Option A Explanation: For the publisher to earn a profit of 25%, S.P. = 125% of C.P. Also Transportation Cost = 10% of C.P. Let the S.P. of 5500 books be Rs. x.
125 x 82500 Then, 10 : 125 = 82500 : x x = Rs. 10 1031250 S.P. of one book = Rs. 5500 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = Rs. 187.50 . = Rs. 1031250.

5. Royalty on the book is less than the printing cost by: 1 A.5% B. 33 % 5 C. 20% Answer & Explanation D.25%

Answer: Option D Explanation: Printing Cost of book = 20% of C.P. Royalty on book = 15% of C.P. Difference = (20% of C.P.) - (15% of C.P) = 5% of C.P.
Difference Percentage difference= x 100 % Printing Cost

5% of C.P. = x 100 % = 25%. Printing Cost

6. If the difference between the two expenditures are represented by 18º in the pie-chart, then

these expenditures possibly are
A. Binding Cost and Promotion Cost B. Paper Cost and Royalty C. Binding Cost and Printing Cost D.Paper Cost and Printing Cost Answer & Explanation

Answer: Option D Explanation:
Central angle of 18º = 18 x 100 % of the total expenditure

360

= 5% of the total expenditure. From the given chart it is clear that: Out of the given combinations, only in combination (d) the difference is 5% i.e.
Paper Cost - Printing Cost= (25% - 20%) of the total expenditure = 5% of the total expenditure. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum

7. For an edition of 12,500 copies, the amount of Royalty paid by the publisher is Rs. 2,81,250.

What should be the selling price of the book if the publisher desires a profit of 5%?
A.Rs. 152.50 C. Rs. 162.50 Answer & Explanation B. Rs. 157.50 D.Rs. 167.50

Answer: Option B Explanation: Clearly, S.P. of the book = 105% of C.P. Let the selling price of this edition (of 12500 books) be Rs. x.
105 x 281250 Then, 15 : 105 = 281250 : x x = Rs. 15 1968750 S.P. of one book = Rs. 12500 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = Rs. 157.50 . = Rs. 1968750.

8. If for an edition of the book, the cost of paper is Rs. 56250, then find the promotion cost for

this edition.

Rs.000 C. Printing Cost and Paper Cost C.500 D. 56250 x 10 Then. p. Rs. 25. Royalty and Promotion Cost D. From the pie chart it is clear that: Binding Cost + Transportation Cost= (20% + 10%) of the total expenditure = 30% of the total expenditure.125 Answer: Option B Explanation: Let the Promotion Cost for this edition be Rs. 9. Biding Cost and Transportation Cost B.Rs. 25 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = Rs. 22.Binding Cost and Paper Cost Answer & Explanation Answer: Option A Explanation: Central angle of 108º = 108 x 100 % of the total expenditure 360 = 30% of the total expenditure. 20. 25 : 10 = 56250 : p p = Rs. . Which two expenditures together have central angle of 108º? A. 22.500.Rs.500 Answer & Explanation B.A. 28.

50 % C. 1. Distribution of Overseas Tourist Traffic from India. What percentage of Indian tourist went to either USA or UK ? A.40 % B. The following pie charts exhibit the distribution of the overseas tourist traffic from India. 60 % Answer & Explanation D. The two charts shows the tourist distribution by country and the age profiles of the tourists respectively.70 % Answer: Option B Explanation: (40+10) = 50% (from first chart) View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum .Binding Cost and Transportation Cost together have a central angle of 108º.

18. If amongst other countries.2:1 C. 25% of traffic from India. 8:3 D. 25% of 20% = 5% corresponds to the Indian traffic in Switzerland. 25 lakh D. and it is known from official Swiss records that a total of 25 lakh Indian tourists had gone to Switzerland during the year.75 lakh Answer: Option D Explanation: Tourist traffic from other countries to Swiz is 20%. Amongst this 20%. The following pie chart give the information about the distribution of weight in the human body according to different kinds of components. Switzerland accounted for 25% of the Indian tourist traffic. 3:8 Answer & Explanation B.75 lakh C.Cannot be determined Answer: Option B Explanation: 40:15 = 8:3 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. 50 lakh Answer & Explanation B. then find the number of 30-39 year old Indian tourists who went abroad in that year ? A. 5 % corresponds to Switzerland's 25 lakh.2. So. The ratio of the number of Indian tourists that went to USA to the number of Indian tourists who were below 30 years of age is ? A. Study the pie charts and . Hence 15% will be 75 lakh.

43.41.66 % C. What percentage of proteins of the human body is equivalent to the weight of its skin ? A.33 % D. 44.44 % Answer & Explanation B.Cannot be determined Answer: Option A Explanation: Total percentage = (10 / 24) x 100 = 41.6666667 % View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum . Distribution of Weight in Human Body 1.answer the question.

50 % C. The pie chart shows the distribution of New York market share by value of different computer companies in 2005. 70% is made up of neither.70 % Answer: Option D Explanation: 20 + 10 = 30% is made up of either bones or skin. 3:2 Answer & Explanation B. How much of the human body is neither made of bones or skin ? A. 60 % Answer & Explanation D.Cannot be determined Answer: Option D Explanation: It cannot be determined since the respective distributions are not known. .40 % B. Hence. What is the ratio of the distribution of proteins in the muscles to that of the distribution of proteins in the bones ? A. 2:3 D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.2.2:1 C.

500 Value of units sold in 2005 in New York = US $1.Commodore C. IBM D.000.Cannot be determined Answer: Option D Explanation: .The pie chart shows the distribution of New York market share by volume of different computer companies in 2005. which company has realised the lowest average unit sales price for a PC ? A. Tandy Answer & Explanation B.650. Number of units sold in 2005 in New York = 1. For the year 2005. 1.

3080 Answer: Option D Explanation: IBM accounts for 28% of the share by value and 10% of the share by volume. IBM's sales would go up by 50% (from 28 to 42) contributing an increase of 14 to the total sales value.Although it seems to be Commodore. the answer cannot be determined due to the fact that we are unaware of the break-up of the sales value and volume of companies compromising the other categories.3180 B.1 on 100. Over the period 2005-2006. by what percentage (approximately) would the PC sales in New York (value-wise) increase over the same period ? A. Similarly. 28% of 1650000 = 28 x 1650000/100 = 462000 . 14 % Answer & Explanation B. 2800 C. The net change would be 14 + 2..e.1 to the total sales value. Apple's increase of 15% would contribute an increase of 2. In 2005.16.1 % C.1%) View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. 18 % D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. the average unit sale price of an IBM PC was approximately (in US$) A. 16. (i. 393 Answer & Explanation D. if sales (value-wise) of IBM PC's increased by 50% and of Apple by 15% assuming that PC sales of all other computer companies remained the same.None of these Answer: Option A Explanation: If we assume the total sales to be 100 in the first year.

External Assistance C. 11486 crores is the amount of funds to be arranged through External Assistance. Near about 20% of the funds are to be arranged through: A. 11486 crores.) 1. Study the pie-chart and answers the question that follow. Rs. average unit sale price = 462000/150 = 3080.10% of 1500 = 10 x 1500/100 = 150 Therefore. (20% of 57600) crores = Rs. 11520 crores Rs. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum . Annuity Answer & Explanation D. The following pie-chart shows the sources of funds to be collected by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for its Phase II projects.Market Borrowing Answer: Option B Explanation: 20% of the total funds to be arranged= Rs. Sources of funds to be arranged by NHAI for Phase II projects (in crores Rs.SPVS B.

7. 6% Answer & Explanation B. how much amount should be permitted to be collected by the outsourced agency. Increase required in Market Borrowing = Rs. Rs. 1791 crores. 5827 crores D. Rs.2. (10% of 4910) crores . 4910 crores + Rs. by what percent (approximately) should it increase the Market Borrowing to arrange for the shortage of funds? A. 9695 crores as External Assistance. 1791 crores.Rs.8% Answer: Option C Explanation: Shortage of funds arranged = Rs. 6213 crores C. 5316 crores Answer: Option C Explanation: Amount permitted= (Funds required from Toll for projects of Phase II) + (10% of these funds) = Rs.4.98% 6%.9695) crores through External Assistance = Rs. so that the project is supported with Rs.5% D. 4910 crores? A. 1791 Percentage increase required = 29952 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum x 100 % = 5. 3.Rs. 5401 crores Answer & Explanation B.5% C. (11486 . If the toll is to be collected through an outsourced agency by allowing a maximum 10% commission. If NHAI could receive a total of Rs.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.2 : 9 C.= Rs. 6 The following pie-charts show the distribution of students of graduate and post-graduate levels in seven different institutes in a town.4º Answer: Option C Explanation: 29952 Central angle corresponding to Market Borrowing = 57600 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum x 360º = 187. (4910 + 491) crores = Rs.2 : 5 Answer: Option B Explanation: 4910 1 Required ratio = = 29952 6.52º B.8º C.1 1 . 5401 crores. 187.192. 1 : 6 D.2º 5. 3 : 11 Answer & Explanation B. 137. .2º Answer & Explanation D. The approximate ratio of the funds to be arranged through Toll and that through Market Borrowing is A. The central angle corresponding to Market Borrowing is A.

8320 B.8099 Answer: Option D Explanation: Required number= (17% of 27300) + (14% of 24700) = 4641 + 3458 = 8099. What is the total number of graduate and post-graduate level students is institute R? A. 9116 Answer & Explanation D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum . 7916 C.Distribution of students at graduate and post-graduate levels in seven institutes: 1.

Students of institute S at graduate level = 14% of 27300 = 3822. What is the ratio between the number of students studying at post-graduate and graduate levels respectively from institute S? A. How many students of institutes of M and S are studying at graduate level? A.7516 B. 21 : 13 . 17 : 21 Answer & Explanation B.9404 Answer: Option B Explanation: Students of institute M at graduate level= 17% of 27300 = 4641. 9127 Answer & Explanation D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.13 : 19 B. Total number of students at graduate in institutes M and S= (4641 + 3822) = 8463. What is the ratio between the number of students studying at post-graduate level from institutes S and the number of students studying at graduate level from institute Q? A. 8463 C.14 : 19 C.19 : 14 Answer: Option D Explanation: (21% of 24700) (21 x 24700) 19 Required ratio = = = .2. (14% of 27300) 14 x 27300 14 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. 19 : 21 D.

Total number of students studying at post-graduate level from institutes N and P is A. Study the following pie-chart and the table and answer the questions based on them. Proportion of Population of Seven Villages in 1997 .C.8372 Answer: Option C Explanation: Required number= (15% of 24700) + (12% of 24700) = 3705 + 2964 = 6669. 6669 Answer & Explanation D. (13% of 27300) 13 x 27300 13 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. 5944 C.19 : 13 Answer: Option D Explanation: (21% of 24700) (21 x 24700) 19 Required ratio = = = .5601 B. 13 : 8 Answer & Explanation D.

.17000 Answer: Option B Explanation: Population of village R = 32000 (given). 16500 Answer & Explanation B. 15600 D. If the population of village R in 1997 is 32000. then what will be the population of village Y below poverty line in that year? A. Let the population of village Y be y.14100 C.Village X Y Z R S T V 38 52 42 51 49 46 58 % Population Below Poverty Line 1.

20500 D. population of village T below poverty line = 46% of (21% of N) and Population of villages Z below the poverty line = 42% of (11% of N) 46% of (21% of N) 46 x 21 Required ratio = = = 22000. 23 : 11 Answer & Explanation B. Find the population of village S if the population of village X below poverty line in 1997 is 12160. 13 : 11 D. A.11 : 23 C.26000 Answer: Option C . Population of village Y below poverty line = 52% of 30000 = 15600. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. 16 : 15 = 32000 : y y= 16 = 30000.11 : 13 Answer: Option C Explanation: Let N be the total population of all the seven villages. 22000 Answer & Explanation B. The ratio of population of village T below poverty line to that of village Z below poverty line in 1997 is: A. 42% of (11 % of N) 42 x 11 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.18500 C.15 x 32000 Then. Then.

13140 Answer & Explanation B.13780 Answer: Option B Explanation: Population of village Y in 1997 = 30000 (given). 12760 D. Let the population of village V in 1997 be v. A. If in 1998. Population of village V below poverty line in 1998 = 58% of 22000 = 12760.11250 C. then 11 x 3200 16 : 11 = 32000 : s s= 16 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = 22000. 38% of x = 12160 12160 x 100 x= = 32000. 38 Now. population of village V in 1998 = 20000 + (10% of 20000) = 22000. given that the population of village Y in 1997 was 30000. then find the population of village V below poverty line in 1998. . the population of villages Y and V increase by 10% each and the percentage of population below poverty line remains unchanged for all the villages. Then. Then. 15 Now. 15 : 10 = 30000 : v 30000 x 10 v= = 20000.Explanation: Let the population of village X be x. 4. if s be the population of village S.

122 Answer & Explanation B.363 crore D.25.6 = 122.000 crore. 121 D. In the corporate sector.000 crore C. 24.123 Answer: Option C Explanation: 34 x 3. 25.643 crore Answer: Option B . then the investments by corporate houses and FII's together is: A. approximately how many degrees should be there in the central angle ? A.4 (since 1% = 3. Subscriptions Generated for India Bonds 1. If the investment by NRI's are Rs 4.24.The following pie chart shows the amount of subscriptions generated for India Bonds from different categories of investors.6 degrees) View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.423 crore Answer & Explanation B.120 C.

Hence. then the investment by NRI's and Offshore funds will be (approximately) ? A. What percentage of the total investment is coming from FII's and NRI's ? A.600 D. If the total investment other than by FII and corporate houses is Rs 335. 44 % Answer & Explanation D.000/33 = 274 090.000 Answer & Explanation B.909 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. 27 x 335.Explanation: (67/11) x 4000 = 24 363. investment by offshore funds and NRI's is equal to 27%.22 % Answer: Option C Explanation: (33 + 11) = 44 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. 285. 293. If the total investment flows from FII's were to be doubled in the next year and the investment flows from all other sources had remained constant at their existing levels .000 crore.33 % B.Cannot be determined Answer: Option A Explanation: Investment other than NRI and corporate houses is 33% = 335000.100 C. 11 % C.6364 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. Also.274.

What is the approximate ratio of investment flows into India Bonds from NRI's to corporate houses ? A.1:4 C. If their value is doubled and all other investments are kept constant then their new value would be 66 out of 133 = approximately equal to 50% 6. Study the graph carefully and answer the questions given below it.70 % Answer: Option B Explanation: FII's currently account for 33 out of 100.40 % C. . 3:1 Answer & Explanation B.Cannot be determined Answer: Option B Explanation: 11:34 is approximately equal to 1:3 The circle-graph given here shows the spendings of a country on various sports during a particular year. 1:3 D. then what would be the proportion of FII investment in the total investment into India Bonds next year (in US $ millions) ? A.for this year. 60 % Answer & Explanation B. 50 % D.

22 % 2 2 C. Amount spent on Golf = Rs.12 % B. 7x x x = Rs. 37. Then.1. How much percent more is spent on Hockey than that on Golf? A. x.75% Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the total spendings on sports be Rs. 35% C. 360 10 63 Amount spent on Hockey = Rs 360 Difference = Rs. 40 10 40 3x/40 x 100 % = 75%. .45% Answer: Option A Explanation: Percentage of money spend on Tennis = 1 x 100 % = 12 %. x x x = Rs.27% B. . 40 36 Required percentage = Rs. 25% Answer & Explanation D. 360 2 45 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.5% Answer & Explanation D. What percent of total spending is spent on Tennis? 1 1 A. . 7x x 3x = Rs .

Rs. How much percent less is spent on Football than that on Cricket? 2 A.45) x 1. Rs.Rs. Rs.000 D. the amount spent on Basketball exceeds on Tennis by: A.75.80.000 Answer: Option A Explanation: Amount spent on Basketball exceeds that on Tennis by: Rs.80. 360 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.50. 3.00.10. (50 .00. 2. Then. 1.9x .000 Answer & Explanation B. 81 x x = Rs. 3.x/10 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. Amount spent on Cricket = Rs.37 % 7 Answer: Option C Explanation: Let the total spendings on sports be Rs.50. If the total amount spent on sports during the year be Rs.60.000 C. 33 % 3 Answer & Explanation 1 D. .000 .000 = Rs.000.22 % B. 2. x. 27% 9 1 C. 4.

000 C.000 D.00. 20 1 x 100 % = 33 %. 9x/40 3 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. Rs. 80.00.Rs. 1. If the total amount spent on sports during the year was Rs.8 crores = Rs.60. 1. 0.00.00. 80.Rs. (81 + 63) x 2 crores 360 = Rs.000 Answer: Option B Explanation: Amount spent on Cricket and Hockey together= Rs. 40 20 40 3x/40 Required percentage = Rs.000. 8. 9x 3x 3x = Rs . the amount spent on Cricket and Hockey together was: A. .00. Rs. 2 crores.20. Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions given below: Distribution of candidates who were enrolled for MBA entrance exam and the candidates (out of those enrolled) who passed the exam in different institutes: .360 54 Amount spent on Football = Rs 360 Difference = Rs. 40 3x x x = Rs.000 Answer & Explanation B.

5% D. 62.80% Answer: Option C Explanation: Required percentage = 9% of 5700 9 x 5700 x 100 % = x 100 % = 75%.1.50% C. Which institute has the highest percentage of candidates passed to the candidates enrolled? . What percentage of candidates passed the Exam from institute T out of the total number of candidates enrolled from the same institute? A. 75% Answer & Explanation B. 8% of 8550 8% of 8550 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.

x 100 %= 75%.67%.56%. V Answer & Explanation B. x 100 %= 83. The number of candidates passed from institutes S and P together exceeds the number . Highest of these is 86. R D. x 100 %= 86.T Answer: Option B Explanation: The percentage of candidates passed to candidates enrolled can be determined for each institute as under: 18% of 5700 (i) P = 18 x 5700 x 100 % = x 100 % = 54. 22% of 8550 22 x 8550 17% of 5700 (ii) Q = 15% of 8550 13% of 5700 (iii) R = 10% of 8550 16% of 5700 (iv) S = 17% of 8550 9% of 5700 (v) T = 8% of 8550 15% of 5700 (vi) V = 12% of 8550 12% of 5700 (vii) X = 16% of 8550 x 100 %= 50%.75%. x 100 %= 75. x 100 %= 62.55%.33%. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.A.67% corresponding to institute R.Q C.

(18% of 8550)] = (1938 .68% C.1539) = 399. 80% D. Candidates enrolled from institutes Q and R together= [(15% + 10%) of 8550] = 25% of 8550.of candidates enrolled from institutes T and R together by: A.407 Answer: Option C Explanation: Required difference= [(16% + 18%) of 5700] . 399 Answer & Explanation B. What is the percentage of candidates passed to the candidates enrolled for institutes Q and R together? A. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.228 C. Required Percentage= 30% of 5700 x 100 % 25% of 8550 = 30 x 5700x 100 % . 279 D.65% Answer: Option B Explanation: Candidates passed from institutes Q and R together = [(13% + 17%) of 5700] = 30% of 57000.[(8% + 10%) of 8550] = [(34% of 5700) . 74% Answer & Explanation B.

What is the ratio of candidates passed to the candidates enrolled from institute P? A.9 : 11 B.9 : 17 Answer: Option C Explanation: 18% of 5700 Required ratio = 22% of 8550 = 22 x 8550 18 x 5700 = 6 . 11 Study the following pie-diagrams carefully and answer the questions given below it: Percentage Composition of Human Body . 6 : 11 Answer & Explanation D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. 14 : 17 C.25 x 8550 = 80%.

16 Answer & Explanation B. of x kg .0. weight of skin protein in the body= 16% of 10 16 = 1000 16x Required percentage = 1000 x 100 % = 1. 1.016 C.6%. 1 Then.Data inadequate Answer: Option B Explanation: Let the body weight be x kg. x kg.1. 0. What percent of the total weight of human body is equivalent to the weight of the proteins in skin in human body? A.6 D.

41 kg Answer & Explanation D.20 kg B. What will be the quantity of water in the body of a person weighing 50 kg? A.42.x View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. 1 16% of 3 1 6 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum . 2 : 1 Answer & Explanation B. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.1 : 18 C. 1 : 2 D. 35 kg C.18 : 1 Answer: Option C Explanation: 1 16% of 6 2 3 Required ratio = = = . What is the ratio of the distribution of proteins in the muscles to that of the distribution of proteins in the bones? A.5 kg Answer: Option B Explanation: Quantity of water in the body of a person weighing 50 kg= (70% of 50) kg = 35 kg.

the arc of the circle should subtend at the centre an angle of: A. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. Central angle corresponding to proteins and other dry elements together = 30% of 360º = 108º. 108º Answer & Explanation B.54º C. 40 80 2 C.252º Answer: Option C Explanation: Percentage of proteins and other dry elements in the body = (16% + 14%) = 30%. 6 10 15 Study the following graph and the table and answer the questions given below. B. 126º D. 5 Answer & Explanation D. In the human body.4. what part is made of neither bones nor skin? 1 3 A. .None of these Answer: Option D Explanation: Part of the body made of neither bones nor skin = 1 1 1 11 + = . To show the distribution of proteins and other dry elements in the human body.

28.25% C. 27.Data of different states regarding population of states in the year 1998 Total population of the given States = 3276000. and Goa together to the total population of all the given states? A. Sex and Literacy wise Population Ratio States M A.5% B. T. What will be the percentage of total number of males in U. 5 3 2 3 3 3 3 3 1 3 5 4 2 4 Sex F 2 1 2 3 4 7 9 Literate 7 4 1 2 1 2 4 Literacy Illiterate 1.P.P Delhi Goa Bihar U.P.31.P.. M.5% D.N.5% .P M.

in 1998? A.876040 B.5 x . 4 100 100 3 12 N = x x N = 4. What was the total number of illiterate people in A.5 x .Answer & Explanation Answer: Option C Explanation: 3 Number of males in U.P = 4 Number of males in Goa = 3 of (12% of N) 8 of (20% of N) 3 20 N = x x N = 15 x . 981550 Answer & Explanation D. 932170 C.P.5%.P. and M. 3 Number of males in M.5) x 100 N = 28.1161160 Answer: Option D . 5 100 100 where N = 3276000. 100 N 28.P = 5 of (15% of N) 3 15 N = x xN =9x . 2.5 x Required Percentage = N View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 100 x 100 % = 28. 8 100 100 N Total number of males in these three states= (9 + 15 + 4.

of illiterate people in M. 13 : 11 Answer & Explanation D.P.N.7 : 5 B. to the number of females in Delhi? A.Explanation: 7 No. What is the ratio of the number of females in T. Total number = (637000 + 524160) = 1161160. 5 of (25% of 3276000) = 637000. = 4 of (20% of 3276000) = 524160. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. of illiterate people in A.P.15 : 14 Answer: Option D Explanation: 4 of (9% of 3276000) 7 Required ratio= 3 of (8% of 3276000) 5 4 x9 7 = 3 x8 5 4 = 5 1 x9x x 7 3 8 . = 9 No. 9 : 7 C.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum of (15% of 3276000) 5. and M. then what was the ratio of populations of U.P. Then.P. 48 : 55 D. in the year 1998? A.P. 321470 Answer & Explanation D. and 12% in the population of M. in 1997. 7 : 11 Answer & Explanation B.4 : 5 Answer: Option A Explanation: Let x be the population of U. If in the year 1998. in 1997? A. What was the number of males in U.P. there was an increase of 10% in the population of U.P. compared to the previous year. 14 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. .341200 Answer: Option B Explanation: 3 Number of males in U.= 5 3 15 = x x 3726000 5 100 = 294840.P.254650 B.P.= 15 .42 : 55 C. 294840 C.

100 110 xx 100 Ratio of populations of U.P. . The bar graph given below shows the sales of books (in thousand number) from six branches of a publishing company during two consecutive years 2000 and 2001. B5 and B6 of a publishing Company in 2000 and 2001. Sales of Books (in thousand numbers) from Six Branches .P. Thus.P. let y be the population of M.P. Then. 20 110x 15 = 112y 20 x 15 112 42 = x = . B3. and M.P. in 1998 = 112 xy 100 15 From the pie-chart. and M. in 1998 = 110% of x = x x.P. y 20 110 55 112y = 110x . 112 Population of M. ratio of populations of U. this ratio is . in 1997 = x : y = 42 : 55.B1. B4. B2.P. 100 Also. in 1997.110 Population of U. in 1998 = 112% of y = x x.

(85 + 95) 180 9 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.1. 4:5 Answer & Explanation B.55% Answer: Option C .75. What is the ratio of the total sales of branch B2 for both years to the total sales of branch B4 for both years? A.68.2:3 C. Total sales of branch B6 for both the years is what percent of the total sales of branches B3 for both the years? A.11% D.54% C.17% Answer & Explanation B. 3:5 D. 73.7:9 Answer: Option D Explanation: (75 + 65) 140 7 Required ratio = = = . 71.

77.75% C. 82.5%. B3 and B6 in 2000 1 245 = x (80 + 95 + 70)= .17%. 280/3 280 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum . B2 and B3 in 2001 1 280 = x (105 + 65 + 110)= . 3 3 Average sales (in thousand number) of branches B1.5% Answer: Option D Explanation: Average sales (in thousand number) of branches B1. B2 and B3 in 2001 is the average sales of branches B1. What percent of the average sales of branches B1.5% D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum x 100 % 3.87. 3 3 Required percentage = 245/3 245 x 100 % = x 100 % = 87. B3 and B6 in 2000? A.Explanation: (70 + 80) Required percentage= x 100 % (95 + 110) 150 = 205 = 73.5% Answer & Explanation B.

. The bar graph given below shows the foreign exchange reserves of a country (in million US $) from 1991 . B3 and B5 for both the years (in thousand numbers) = (80 + 105) + (95 + 110) + (75 + 95) = 560.560 Answer: Option D Explanation: Total sales of branches B1. B3 and B5 together for both the years (in thousand numbers) is? A. What is the average sales of all the branches (in thousand numbers) for the year 2000? A.1992 to 1998 .250 C. 310 D. Total sales of branches B1. 435 Answer & Explanation B.88 Answer: Option B Explanation: Average sales of all the six branches (in thousand numbers) for the year 2000 1 = x [80 + 75 + 95 + 85 + 75 + 70] 6 = 80. 80 D.73 C. 83 Answer & Explanation B.4.1999. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5.

Hence. 1. in which the foreign exchange reserves are above the average reserves.5 .2 C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.e. The foreign exchange reserves in 1997-98 was how many times that in 1994-95? A.Foreign Exchange Reserves Of a Country. 1. The ratio of the number of years. to those in which the reserves are below the average reserves is? A.e.. 1994-95. 1995-56 and 1998-99 i. required ratio = 3 : 5. 3:5 Answer & Explanation B.4 D. (in million US $) 1. 1993-94. for 5 years.1.2:6 C. 3:4 D. i. for 3 years and below 3480 million US $ during the years 199192.0. The country had reserves above 3480 million US $ during the years 1992-93. 199697 and 1997-98..4:4 Answer: Option C Explanation: Average foreign exchange reserves over the given period = 3480 million US $.7 B.

1995 = For 1996 .1993 = (3720 .4320) x 100 % = 16.46%. The percentage increase in reserves during these years compared to previous year are: For 1992 . 1994 .Answer & Explanation Answer: Option D Explanation: 5040 Required ratio = = 1. 1994-95 Answer & Explanation B.1998 = . the percent increase of foreign exchange reserves over the previous year. 1997 . 2520 (4320 .67%. 1993-94 D. 3120 (5040 .1996-97 Answer: Option A Explanation: There is an increase in foreign exchange reserves during the years 1992 . 1996 .3120) x 100 % = 38.1995.5.1998 as compared to previous year (as shown by bargraph). 2640 (3360 .1993. 4320 For 1994 .2640) x 100 % = 40.33%.2520) x 100 % = 33.1997. 3360 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.91%.1997 = For 1997 . is the highest? A.1992-93 C. For which year.

The foreign exchange reserves in 1996-97 were approximately what percent of the average foreign exchange reserves over the period under review? A. 200 Answer & Explanation B.1993. 110% D. 115% Answer & Explanation B.Clearly.125% Answer: Option D Explanation: Average foreign exchange reserves over the given period = 1 x (2640 + 3720 + 2520 + 3360 + 3120 + 4320 + 5040 + 3120) million US $ 8 = 3480 million US $. the percentage increase over previous year is highest for 1992 .14% 3480 125%.620 Answer: Option A .1997 = 4320 million US $.100 C. Foreign exchange reserves in 1996 . What was the percentage increase in the foreign exchange reserves in 1997-98 over 1993-94? A. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. Required percentage = 4320 x 100 % = 124. 150 D.95% C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.

the percentage rise/fall in production from the previous year is the maximum for Company Y? A. For which of the following years. Production of Paper (in lakh tonnes) by Three Companies X. 1998 D.1997 C. Foreign exchange reserves in 1993 . Y and Z over the Years.2520) = 2520 US $. 1999 Answer & Explanation B.2000 Answer: Option A Explanation: Percengate change (rise/fall) in the production of Company Y in comparison to the .1994 = 2520 million US $. Percentage Increase = 2520 x 100 % = 100%. 2520 The bar graph given below shows the data of the production of paper (in lakh tonnes) by three different companies X.Explanation: Foreign exchange reserves in 1997 . Increase = (5040 .1998 = 5040 million US $. Y and Z over the years. 1.

previous year.1:1 C. 23:25 Answer & Explanation B. 15:17 D. What is the ratio of the average production of Company X in the period 1998-2000 to the average production of Company Y in the same period? A. for different years are: For 1997 = (35 .40) x 100 % = 25%.27:29 Answer: Option C Explanation: Average production of Company X in the period 1998-2000 1 = 3 x (25 + 50 + 40) = 3 115 lakh tons. 35 (50 . .35) x 100 % = 0%. 25 (40 . 40 For 1998 = For 1999 = For 2000 = Hence. Average production of Company Y in the period 1998-2000 = 1x (35 + 40 + 50) = 125 lakh tons.25) x 100 % = 40%.35) x 100 % = 14. the maximum percentage rise/fall in the production of Company Y is for 1997. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.29%. 25 (35 .

5 5 For Company Y = 1 185 x (25 + 35 + 35 + 40 + 50) = = 37. The average production for five years was maximum for which company? A. Z Answer & Explanation D. 5 5 1 For Company Z = 5 x (35 + 40 + 45 + 35 + 35) = 190 = 38.X B.3 3 115 115 23 3 Required ratio = 125 125 25 3 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum = = . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum . 3.X and Z both Answer: Option D Explanation: Average production (in lakh tons) in five years for the three companies are: 1 190 For Company X = x (30 + 45 + 25 + 50 + 40) = = 38. 5 Average production of five years is maximum for both the Companies X and Z. Y C.

View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. 50% Answer & Explanation D.57%. this percentage is highest for 1996.1999 Answer: Option A Explanation: The percentages of production of Company Z to the production of Company Z for various years are: 35 For 1996 = x 100 % = 140%. 50 For 1998 = For 1999 = For 2000 = Clearly. 1997 D.29%.1996 C. In which year was the percentage of production of Company Z to the production of Company Y the maximum? A. 35 45 x 100 % = 128. 35 35 x 100 % = 87. What is the percentage increase in the production of Company Y from 1996 to 1999? A. 45% C. 1998 Answer & Explanation B.4.60% .5%. 40 35 x 100 % = 70%. 25 For 1997 = 40 x 100 % = 114.30% B.

20. Out of the two bar graphs provided below.00. 20. in Lakhs) . What is the difference between the production of Company Z in 1998 and Company Y in 1996? A.00.000 tons.00.000 tons C.00.25) = 25 15 = 25 x 100 % x 100 % = 60%.000] tons = 20.000 tons D. 6. one shows the amounts (in Lakh Rs.25) x 1.000 tons Answer & Explanation B.) invested by a Company in purchasing raw materials over the years and the other shows the values (in Lakh Rs.00.000 tons Answer: Option B Explanation: Required difference= [(45 . Amount invested in Raw Materials (Rs.00.Answer: Option D Explanation: Percentage increase in the production of Company Y from 1996 to 1999 (40 .2.2.) of finished goods sold by the Company over the years.

330) lakhs = Rs. 75 lakhs. (400 . For 1997 = Rs. (200 .225) lakhs = Rs. 80 lakhs.1995 C. For 1996 = Rs.375) lakhs = Rs.120) lakhs = Rs. . in Lakhs) 1.1998 Answer: Option C Explanation: The differences between the amount invested in raw material and the value of sales of finished goods for various years are: For 1995 = Rs. The maximum difference between the amount invested in Raw materials and value of sales of finished goods was during the year? A. (300 . 125 lakhs. 1997 Answer & Explanation B. (500 .Value of Sales of Finished Goods (Rs. For 1998 = Rs. 1996 D. 70 lakhs.

5 lakhs C. Clearly.33% C. 68. Rs.5 lakhs Answer & Explanation B. 40 lakhs.49% Answer: Option D Explanation: 600 Required percentage= (375 + 330 + 525) = 48. (600 .Rs. 37% D. For 2000 = Rs. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum x 100 % 3. The value of sales of finished goods in 1999 was approximately what percent of the sum of amount invested in Raw materials in the years 1997. 1998 and 1999? A. 45% Answer & Explanation B.5 lakhs Answer: Option D Explanation: .Rs. What was the difference between the average amount invested in Raw materials during the given period and the average value of sales of finished goods during this period? A. 77. maximum difference was during 1997. (460 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. 75 lakhs.525) lakhs = Rs. 62.420) lakhs = Rs.5 lakhs D.78% 49%. Rs.For 1999 = Rs. 71.

the percentage change (compared to the previous year) in the investment on Raw materials is same as that in the value of sales of finished goods? A.x (120 + 225 + 375 + 330 + 525 + 420) lakhs 6 2460 = Rs.5 lakhs. 77.Required difference 1 = Rs.120) x 100 % = 87.67%. 225 .5) lakhs = Rs. In which year. 6 1 .5%.225) For 1997 = x 100 % = 66. 6 6 1995 lakhs x (200 + 300 + 500 + 400 + 600 +460) = Rs. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. 120 (375 .1996 C.1999 Answer: Option B Explanation: The percentage change in the amount invested in raw-materials and in the value of sales of finished goods for different years are: Percentage change in Amount invested in raw-material: For 1996 = (225 .332. 1997 D. 1998 Answer & Explanation B. (410 .

330 (420 . 600 For 1999 = For 2000 = Thus.300) For 1997 = x 100 % = 66.400) x 100 % = 50%. 375 (525 .09%.375) x 100 % = -12%. 200 (500 .33%. 525 For 1999 = For 2000 = Percentage change in value of sales of finished goods: For 1996 = (300 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. the percentage difference is same during the year 1997.500) x 100 % = -20%.525) x 100 % = -20%.1996 C.7%.600) x 100 % = -23. 1998 Answer & Explanation B.200) x 100 % = 50%. In which year. 500 (600 . 1997 D. 400 (460 . 300 For 1998 = (400 .1999 . there has been a maximum percentage increase in the amount invested in Raw materials as compared to the year? A.For 1998 = (330 .330) x 100 % = 59.

Answer: Option A Explanation: The percentage increase in the amount invested in raw-materials as compared to the previous year, for different years are:
(225 - 120) For 1996 = 120 (375 - 225) For 1997 = 225 % = 66.67%. % = 87.5%.

For 1998 there is a decrease.
(525 - 330) For 1999 = 330 % = 59.09%.

For 2000 there is a decrease. There is maximum percentage increase in 1996. Study the bar chart and answer the question based on it. Production of Fertilizers by a Company (in 1000 tonnes) Over the Years

1. What was the percentage decline in the production of fertilizers from 1997 to 1998? A.33(1/3)% B. 20% C. 25% Answer & Explanation D.21%

Answer: Option C Explanation:
(45 - 60) Required percentage = 60 % = -25%.

There is a decline of 25% in production from 1997 to 1998.
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2. The average production of 1996 and 1997 was exactly equal to the average

production of which of the following pairs of years?
A.2000 and 2001 C. 1998 and 2000 Answer & Explanation B. 1999 and 2000 D.1995 and 2001

Answer: Option D Explanation:
40 + 60 Average production (in 10000 tonnes) of 1996 and 1997 = 50. 2

We shall find the average production (in 10000 tonnes) for each of the given alternative pairs:
50 + 75 2000 and 2001 = = 62.5. 2 65 + 50 1999 and 2000 = = 57.5. 2 45 + 50 1998 and 2000 = = 47.5. 2 25 + 65 1995 and 1999 = = 45. 2 25 + 75 1995 and 2001 = = 50. 2

The average production of 1996 and 1997 is equal to the average production of 1995 and 2001.
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3. What was the percentage increase in production of fertilizers in 2002 compared to

that in 1995?
A.320% C. 220% Answer & Explanation B. 300% D.200%

(65 .25) In 1996 = 25 (60 .40) In 1997 = 40 x 100 % = 50%.2002 C. 2001 D. In which year was the percentage increase in production as compared to the precious year the maximum? A. x 100 % = 60%.1996 Answer: Option D Explanation: The percentage increase in production compared to previous year for different years are: (40 .25) x 100 % = 220%.Answer: Option C Explanation: Required percentage = (80 . In 2001 = (75 . In 1998 there is a decrease in production. 1997 Answer & Explanation B. 25 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. In 2000 there is a decrease in production. .44%.50)x 100 % = 50%.45) In 1999 = 45 x 100 % = 44.

1999. In how many of the given years was the production of fertilizers more than the average production of the given years? A.1 C. 2001 and 2002 are more than the average production. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. Percentage Distribution of Total Expenditure of a Company . 8 The productions during the years 1997. Clearlyl.4 Answer: Option D Explanation: Average production (in 10000 tonnes) over the given years 1 = (25 + 40 + 60 + 45 + 65 + 50 + 75 + 80) = 55. The bar graph given below shows the percentage distribution of the total expenditures of a company under various expense heads during 2003.75) In 2002 = 75 x 100 % = 6. there is maximum percentage increase in production in 1996. 3 Answer & Explanation B.50 (80 .67%. 2 D.

100 x = Rs. The total amount of expenditures of the company is how many times of expenditure on research and development? A. x. xx Ratio of the total expenditure to the expenditure on R & D = x . the expenditure on Research and Development (R & D) = Rs.1. Then. 20 . 18 Answer & Explanation B. (5% of x) 5 = Rs.8 Answer: Option B Explanation: Let the total expenditures be Rs. 20 D.27 C.

14 crores and so.10 x 100 Then.25 crores C. x crores.x/20 20 = 1 . 2. the difference between the expenditures on transport and taxes = Rs.10 crores then the difference between the expenditure on transport and taxes is? A. 35 lakhs Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the total expenditure be Rs. If the expenditure on advertisement is 2. [2. the total expenditure is 20 times the expenditure of Research and Development.10 x= 15 = 14. 95 lakhs D. 1. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.5% of 14] crores = Rs. 65 lakhs Answer & Explanation B. Then. Total expenditure = Rs.35 crores = Rs.10)% of 14] crores = Rs. 0. Rs. [(12. Rs. 35 lakhs View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum .5 .Rs. 15% of x = 2.Rs.

5x/100 = 13 . 2. Then.5% of x] 27. the total expenditure on infrastruture and transport = Rs. If the interest on loans amounted to Rs. 8:7 D. [(20 + 12. 9:7 Answer & Explanation B. Rs. [27. taxes and research and development is? A. 7 crores B. What is the ratio of the total expenditure on infrastructure and transport to the total expenditure on taxes and interest on loans? A.5:4 C.13:11 Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the total amount of expenditures be Rs. [32.5)% of x] = Rs.3.Rs.5% of x] 32.5x = Rs.45 crores then the total amount of expenditure on advertisement. 11 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. x. [(10 + 17. 5. 100 32.5)% of x] = Rs.4 crores . 100 and total expenditure on taxes and interest on loans = Rs.5x = Rs.5x/100 Required ratio = 27.

Then. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. the expenditure on interest on loans = Rs. (12. 3 crores Answer: Option C Explanation: Let the total expenditure be Rs. x. the total expenditure on advertisement. 20% Answer & Explanation B.5% C. 10% D. and the expenditure on transport = Rs. and so.5 x 100 . Total expenditure = Rs. (17.5% of x) = Rs.C. 4.5% of x = 2.45 x = 14. [30% of 14] crores = Rs. 17.2 crores. Rs.5x . taxes and Research and Development = Rs. Then. 14 crores.Rs.5% of x) = Rs. x crores.2 crores Answer & Explanation D. The expenditure on the interest on loans is by what percent more than the expenditure on transport? A. 17. 4. [(15 + 10 + 5)% of 14] crores = Rs.40% Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the total amount of expenditures be Rs. 12.

100 5x/100 and so. 12. 28% Answer & Explanation B.5x/100 A cosmetic company provides five different products. The sales of lipsticks in 2000 was by what percent more than the sales of nail enamels in 2000? (rounded off to nearest integer) A.33% C. 31% D. the required percentage = x 100 % = 40%.5x 12.100 17. Sales (in lakh number of packs) of five different products of Cosmetic Company during 1995 and 2000 1.22% Answer: Option C .5x Difference between the two expenditures= Rs. 100 100 5x = Rs. The sales of these five products (in lakh number of packs) during 1995 and 2000 are shown in the following bar graph.

93) Nail enamels = x 100 % = 536.95% 7.20. Shampoos = (12.Lipsticks Answer: Option A Explanation: The percentage increase from 1995 to 2000 for various products are: Lipsticks = (48.15) x 100 % = 139.Shampoos B.76 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum x 100 % 2. 5.93 Talcum powders = (29.7.14.97 55%.06%.01) x 100 % = 103.14 .17 .5.39%.17 .88 Conditioners = (10. the minimum rate of increase in sales is in the case of? A.01 The minimum rate of increase in sales from 1995 to 2000 is in the case of . 14.97) x 100 % = 94. During the period 1995-2000.15 (37.88) x 100 % = 54.66%.57% 28%. 20.19 .76 = 27.37. Nail enamels C.76%. 5.76) Required percentage= 37.21 . Talcum powders Answer & Explanation D.Explanation: (48.5.

76 . The sales have increase by nearly 55% from 1995 to 2000 in the case of? A.Lipsticks B.2:1 Answer: Option B Explanation: 37.97 5 2.15) x 100 % = 139.Shampoos.Shampoos Answer: Option D Explanation: The percentage increase from 1995 to 2000 for various products are: Lipsticks = (48.7:2 C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.76 Required ratio = 14. What is the approximate ratio of the sales of nail enamels in 2000 to the sales of Talcum powders in 1995? A. 5.20. 4:3 Answer & Explanation B.5. Nail enamels C.15 (37.17 . 5:2 D.93) x 100 % = 536. Talcum powders Answer & Explanation D.06%. 20.5 = .76%. 2 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.93 Nail enamels = .

66%.14. Shampoos = (12.19 .5. 5.39%.97) x 100 % = 94.25% Answer: Option B Explanation: (7. 14. Production of Three Different Flavours X.01) Required percentage= 7.97 55%.7. 29% Answer & Explanation B.88) x 100 % = 54.21 .88 = 36.01) x 100 % = 103. The production of three flavours over a period of six years has been expressed in the bar graph provided below. Y and Z. x 100 % A soft drink company prepares drinks of three different flavours .Talcum powders = (29.95% 7.88 Conditioners = (10. The sales of conditioners in 1995 was by what percent less than the sales of shampoos in 1995? (rounded off to nearest integer) A.14 .01 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5.42% 36%.88 .5.X. 36% D.57% C. Y and Z by a Company over the years (in lakh bottles) .

Z only Answer & Explanation D.67% C.X only B.33% Answer: Option D Explanation: (60 + 60) Required percentage= x 100 % (50 + 40) 120 = 90 = 133. The total production of flovour Z in 1997 and 1998 is what percentage of the total production of flavour X in 1995 and 1996? A.X and Y .33%.133.96. 102.25% D. For which flavour was the average annual production maximum in the given period? A.57% Answer & Explanation B. Y only C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum x 100 % 2.1. 115.

Answer: Option B Explanation: Average annual productions over the given period for various flavours are:
For Flavour X = 1 x (50 + 40 + 55 + 45 + 60 + 50) = 50 lakh bottles. 6 1 x (55 + 60 + 50 + 55 + 50 + 55) = 54.17 lakh bottles. 6 1 For Flavour Z = 6 x (45 + 50 + 60 + 60 + 45 + 40) = 50 lakh bottles.

For Flavour Y =

Maximum average production is for Flavour Y.
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3. What is the difference between the average production of flavour X in 1995, 1996

and 1997 and the average production of flavour Y in 1998, 1999 and 2000?
A.50,000 bottles C. 2,40,000 bottles Answer & Explanation B. 80,000 bottles D.5,00,000 bottles

Answer: Option D Explanation: Average production of flavour X in 1995, 1996 and 1997
1 = 3 145 = 3 lakh bottles. x (50 + 40 + 55)

Average production of flavour Y in 1998, 1999 and 2000
1 = 3 160 = 3 Difference= 160 145 3 3 15 = 3 = 5 lakh bottles = 5,00,000 bottles. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum lakh bottles. x (55 + 50 + 55)

4. What was the approximate decline in the production of flavour Z in 2000 as

compared to the production in 1998?
A.50% C. 33% Answer & Explanation B. 42% D.25%

Answer: Option C Explanation: Percentage decline in the production of flavour Z in 2000 as compared to the production in 1998
(60 - 40) = 60 = 20x 100 % x 100 %

60

= 33.33% 33%.
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5. For which of the following years the percentage of rise/fall in production from the

previous year is the maximum for the flavour Y?
A.1996 C. 1998 Answer & Explanation B. 1997 D.1999

Answer: Option B Explanation: The percentage rise/fall in production from the previous year for flavour Y during various years are:
(60 - 55) In 1996 = 55 (60 - 50) In 1997 = 60 (55 - 50) In 1998 = 55 (55 - 50) In 1999 = 55 (55 - 50) In 2000 = 50 x 100 % = 10% (increase) x 100 % = 9.09% (decrease) x 100 % = 10% (increase) x 100 % = 16.67% (decrease) x 100 % = 9.09% (increase)

Maximum change is decrease of 16.67% during 1997.

40)% of 4. What was the difference in the number of Q type cars produced in 2000 and that produced in 2001? A.The bar graph given below shows the percentage distribution of the total production of a car manufacturing company into various models over two years.000 D.17. 27.500 Answer & Explanation B.35. Total number of Q type cars produced in 2000 =(45 .500 Answer: Option A Explanation: Total number of Q type cars produced in 2001 =(60 .000 = 88.50. . 22. Required difference = (88000 .500.52500) = 35.500.000 = 52. Percentage of Six different types of Cars manufactured by a Company over Two Years 1.40.500 C.30)% of 3.000.

500.0)% of 3.10.000 B. In 2001 : Total number of cars produced = 4. 2.40. T = (90 .000.2.000.000 = 20% of 4.90)% of 3.30)% of 3.40.45. Q = (60 .000.92.500.40.000 = 52.000 = 15% of 3.50.40. R = (65 .50.000.75)% of 3. P = (30 . Q = (45 .000 = 52. U = (100 .40. Total number of cars of models P.000 = 35.05.000 = 30% of 3.1.000.50.000 = 66. S = (75 .000 = 15% of 4.000 = 10% of 3.500 Answer: Option C Explanation: Analysis of the graph: We shall first determine the number of cars of each model produced by the Company during the two years: In 2000 : Total number of cars produced = 3. S = (85 .50.40.000 = 10% of 4.500 C.000 = 20% of 3.000 = 44.27.000 = 88.000 Answer & Explanation D.75)% of 4.50.50.View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. Q and T manufactured in 2000 is? A.50.000 = 10% of 3.000.000 = 15% of 3.45)% of 3.000 = 70.000.000 = 1.50.000. 2.000 = 1. .40.50.0)% of 4. P = (40 .50. R = (75 .000.60)% of 4.000 = 35.40.50.000 = 40% of 4.000.76.65)% of 3.40)% of 4.50.40.50.

40. U = (100 .000. then.000 = 44. 9350 .000. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.85)% of 4.000.000 D. number of P type cars produced in 2001 = 30% of 4.17.95)% of 4. If 85% of the S type cars produced in each year were sold by the company.000 = 5% of 4.000 = 22. Q and T manufacture in 2000 = (105000 + 52500 + 52500) = 2.000.7650 B. how many S type cars remain unsold? A.10.000 = 1.000 Answer & Explanation B.1. then the number of P type cars produced in 2001 would have been? A.000 C. 1. Total number of cars of models P.32. 1. If the percentage production of P type cars in 2001 was the same as that in 2000.40.40. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.000 = 10% of 4.000 Answer: Option B Explanation: If the percentage production of P type cars in 2001 = Percentage production of P type cars in 2000 = 30%.40.1.32.05.T = (95 .40.40.

250 Answer: Option C Explanation: Number of S type cars which remained unsold in 2000 = 15% of 35.000.000 + 44. 105000 For Q = (88000 .000) = 15% of 79. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5.52500) x 100 % = 67. 52500 .12. S Answer & Explanation B.850. Total number of S type cars which remained unsold = 15% of (35.62%.C. 11. R D.Q C.62%.T Answer: Option B Explanation: The percentage change (rise/fall) in production from 2000 to 2001 for various models is: (176000 .000 = 11.000 and number of S type cars which remained unsold in 2001 = 15% of 44. rise.850 Answer & Explanation D. For which model the percentage rise/fall in production from 2000 to 2001 was minimum? A.105000) For P = x 100 % = 67. rise.

For R = (70000 . rise.Expenditure % Profit/Loss = x 100 Expenditure Income and Expenditure (in million US $) of five companies in the year 2001. 35000 (52500 . 52500 (35000 .14%. fall. 1.71%.71%.19%. 35000 For S = For T = For U = Minimum percentage rise/fall is production is the case of model R.22000) x 100 % = 37. 70000 (44000 . The percent profit or loss of a company is given by Income .66000) x 100 % = 5.44000) x 100 % = 16. The companies M and N together had a percentage of profit/loss of? . fall.35000) x 100 % = 25. The following bar graph shows the Income and Expenditures (in million US $) of five companies in the year 2001. fall.

6.85 x 100 = 0%. 10% loss D. In 2001.A.12% loss C.7% loss Answer: Option A Explanation: . there was neither loss nor profit for companies M and N together. what was the approximate percentage of profit/loss of all the five Companies taken together? A.There was no loss or profit Answer: Option D Explanation: Total income of Companies M and N together = (35 + 50) million US $ = 85 million US $ Total expenditure of Companies M and N together = (45 + 40) million US $ = 85 million US $. 85 Thus.5% profit C.5% profit D. 4% loss Answer & Explanation B. Percent Profit/Loss of companies M and N together % Profit/Loss = 85 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. 10% profit Answer & Explanation B.

11%.205) x 100 % = 4.45) x 100 % = -22.30)x 100 % = 33.Total income of all five companies = (35 + 50 + 40 + 40 + 50) million US $ = 215 million US $.11% i. N C.Q Answer: Option D Explanation: The percentage profit/loss in the year 2001 for various comapanies are: For M = (35 . Profit = 25%. Loss = 11. . Profit = 33. Loss = 22.88% 205 5%.e.. For Q = (40 .33%..22% i. P Answer & Explanation D.33% i.22%..M B.40) For N = 40 For P = (40 .e. 45 (50 .e. 45 x 100 % = 25% i. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.e. Which company earned the maximum percentage profit in the year 2001? A. % Profit = (215 .45) x 100 % = -11.. Total expenditure of all five companies = (45 + 40 + 45 + 30 + 45) million US $ = 205 million US $.

i. Clearly. Profit = 11.37. 10 = x 100 [ 37.41.5) Then. expenditure of Company R in 2000 = 37. For Company R. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.5 million US $.25 D.e.45) For R = 45 x 100 % = 11. (I . 37.75 C. the Company Q earned the maximum profit in 2001. x x million US $.25 Answer: Option D Explanation: Let the expenditure of Company R in 2000 be x million US $.35.11%. if the expenditure had increased by 20% in year 2001 from year 2000 and the company had earned profit of 10% in 2000. what was the Company's income in 2000 (in million US $)? A.75 .5 Answer & Explanation B.5.37.5 = 3.30 (50 . 38.. Let the income of Company R in 2000 be I million US $.e.11% i. 120 Then.5 %Profit in 2000 = 10%] I . expenditure of Company R in 2001 = 100 120x = 45 100 x = 37..

If the income of Company Q in 2001 was 10% more than its income in 2000 and the Company had earned a profit of 20% in 2000. . x x million US $. then its expenditure in 2000 (in million US $) was? A.25 i.30.25 million US $.30 million US $. 110 Then. 11 120 .e. income of Company in 2001 = 100 110x = 40 100 400 x= 11 400 i.28..e.E] Then. 5.30 D. 32. Income of Company R in 2000 = 41. income of Company Q in 2000 = 11 million US $. [(400/11) . . Let the expenditure of Company Q in 2000 be E million US $.32 Answer & Explanation B.34.34 Answer: Option B Explanation: Let the income of Company Q in 2001 = x million US $..28 C. 30. 20 = x 100 [ E 400 20 = 11E 400 100 E= x = 30.I = 41.1 x 100 %Profit = 20% ] Expenditure of Company Q in 2000 = 30.

1997 and 1998 B.500 units B.2001 and 2002 Answer: Option C Explanation: .000 units Answer: Option D Explanation: The required answer is got by 48. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.30. Both option (A) and (B) Answer & Explanation D. 1999 and 2000 C.18.Study the bar chart and answer the questions. 1. Sale of Cellular Phones 1.000 units C. The two years between which the rate of change of cellular phones is minimum are ? A.000 = 18. 5.000 .000 units Answer & Explanation D. The difference in the sales of cellular phones for the years 1997 and 1999 is ? A.000.

1997 B.115 % B.118 % Answer: Option C Explanation: The percentage increase exhibited is ((40 .000 + 18.40000) / 40000) x 100 = 20% For year 1999 and 2000 = ((30000 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. which is the sales value for 1997. 122 % Answer & Explanation D.The lowest rate of change for For year 1997 and 1998 = ((48000 . The following bar chart shows the trends of foreign direct investments(FDI) into India . 2000 Answer & Explanation D. The sum of sales of cellular phones in the years 1999 and 2001 is equal to that in ? A. The percentage increases in sales from 2001 to 2002 was ? A.18)/18) x 100 = 122 % approximately.000 = 48. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. 1998 C.2002 Answer: Option A Explanation: The sum of sales in the two years is 30.25000) / 25000) x 100 = 20% is exhibited by both option (A) and (B). 128 % C.000.

5.29 B.from all over the world.50 B. 5.7.36 C. What was absolute difference in the FDI to India in between 1996 and 1997 ? A.75 Answer: Option A Explanation: The 1997 figure of investment as a factor of 1992 investment = (31.13 C. Trends of FDI in India 1.70) = 5.5.64 Answer & Explanation D. 8.50 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.None of these Answer: Option B Explanation: .13 Answer & Explanation D. 7. What was the ratio of investment in 1997 over the investment in 1992 ? A.36/5. 5.

1996 Answer: Option D Explanation: It can be seen that the FDI in 1996 more than doubles over that of 1995. Then: (2/5. 1994 C.5 Answer: Option A Explanation: Let x be the FDI in 1997.72 D.7) = (x/31.13 millions.11. What was the amount of FDI from the OPEC countries in 1997 ? A.7) x 31.24.28 Answer & Explanation B.11 C. No other year is close to that rate of growth. If India FDI from OPEC countries was proportionately the same in 1992 and 1997 as the total FDI from all over the world and if the FDI in 1992 from the OPEC countries was Euro 2 million.36 x = 11 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. . Which year exhibited the highest growth in FDI in India over the period shown ? A. 1995 Answer & Explanation D. 11.1993 B.The difference in investments over 1996-1997 was 31.23 = € 7. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.36) x = (2/5. 10.36 .

billion. The following bar chart represents the GDP of different countries during the half decades 2001 .22 + 24. GDP of Various Countries 1.16 + 10. US .2005 and 2006 .View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. 93.15 + 12.2010.36 = 93. All figures are in Rs.93.82 billion.None of these Answer: Option A Explanation: Total FDI investment in the figure shown is = 5.19 Answer & Explanation D. 93.UAE B. What was India's total FDI for the period shown in the figure ? A.22 C. Which of the countries listed below accounts for the maximum GDP during the half decade 2006 to 2010 ? A.7 + 10.23 + 31.82 B.

China D. The GDP of UAE is what fraction of GDP of the UK for the decade (approximately) ? A.Data inadequate Answer: Option B Explanation: (10/50) = 20% = (1/5)th View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. .(1/4)th C. India Answer & Explanation B. India Answer & Explanation D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.C.China Answer: Option B Explanation: It's clear that US is the highest amongst the given options. (1/6)th Answer & Explanation B. (1/5)th D.Russia C. Which of the countries listed below accounts for the highest GDP during the half decade 2001 to 2005 ? A.UAE Answer: Option A Explanation: It's clear that Russia is the answer.

2. The following chart represents the number of students who passed the CAT exam or the XAT exam or the CET exam or None of these exams.e.Rs. Out of every Rs.Cannot be determined .000 spent during the decade 2001 .2010 approximately how much was the GDP of Russia during the half decade 2001 .400 D. 10.e. 2002 B.View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.2005 ? A.) Number of students who qualified CAT/XAT/CET Exams 1. 8% of the total. 700 C. 1.None of these Answer: Option D Explanation: Russia will account for 10 out of 125. i. Rs.2000 C. 800 out of 10. i. 2001 D. (Assume that there are no students who passed more than one exam. Rs. Which year showed the best result in MBA entrance exams (in terms of percentage of students who cleared) ? A.000 (approximately values based on visual interpretation).800 Answer & Explanation B.

35% < 83. 82.33% > 80% View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. 17.30 % B. 2001 and 2002 = (140 x 100)/170 < (150 x 100)/180 and (150 x 100)/180 > (160 x 100)/200 = 82. What was the percentage of students who succeeded in at least one of three exams in 2000 ? A.Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: Compare the respective pass percentage for three years : 2000. 117.35 % View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.4 % C. 82.64 % C. What is the percentage increase in the number of students in 2002 over 2000 ? A.85 % Answer: Option B Explanation: Total percentage increase in the number of students in 2002 over 2000 is = (30 x .6 % Answer & Explanation D.82.35 % Answer & Explanation B.3 % Answer: Option C Explanation: Total percentage of students who succeeded in at least one of three exams in 2000 = (140 x 100)/170 = 82.83.8 % D.33% and 83.

65 % C. crores) 1.28 % Answer & Explanation D.100)/170 = 17.56 % B.17.24 % Answer: Option B . What is the percentage change in the overall sales turnover of the five companies together between 2001 .11.2003 ? A. 14.2002 and 2002 .19.76 % Answer: Option D Explanation: Total percentage of students who cleared CAT in 2000 = (20 x 100)/170 = 11.67 % Answer & Explanation B. What is the percentage of students who cleared CAT in 2000 ? A.76 % Study the following bar chart and answer the questions carefully.68 % D. 12.21.21 % C.64 % View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4. 12. Sales Turnover of 5 Companies (in Rs. 14.

Honda C. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.2003 ? A.percentage value of the fraction (Absolute change/first year's value). 142. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.Explanation: The required answer is 100 . Hyundai Answer & Explanation B.Maruti Answer: Option C Explanation: Hyundai with 25.2002 and 2002 . GM D. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. 683.25 % is marginally higher than Honda with 24.53 Answer & Explanation B.48 D. What is the absolute change in overall sales turnover of the five companies together between 2001 .2003 to have shown an .2003.2002 and 2002 .43 C.5 %.712.None of these Answer: Option A Explanation: Absolute value of the difference between the sum of the turnover of the five companies for 2001 . What should have been the sales turnover of GM in 2002 . Which of the companies shows the maximum percentage difference in sales turnover between the two years ? A.

2002 and 2002 .133.49.13 crore.48 D.2005 period from the Selected Manufacturers .2003 ? A.2002 as shown by the sales turnover of Maruti ? A. 963.962.76 Answer: Option D Explanation: GM should have increased its sales turnover by Rs.13 = 962. 142.76 C. the answer is 913.76 Answer & Explanation B. What is the approximate difference between the average sales turnover of all the companies put together between the years 2001 . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5.63 + 49.None of these Answer: Option B Explanation: Difference between the sum of the two years divided by 5. The following chart shows the production of cars in thousands. 952.76.45 C. Production of Cars for 2002 .76 D. 117.953.excess of the same quantum over 2001 . Hence.6 Answer & Explanation B.

None of these .33 Hyundai = (8 + 14 + 7)/3 = 9.2004 to Honda's production in 2002 .66 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2. Three Answer & Explanation B. How many companies have shown production below their average production in 2002 .66 C. The ratio of Hindustan Motors production in 2003 .1.5 D.2003.2004 ? A.66 Hindustan Motors= (16 + 9 + 12)/3 = 12.0.2003 is ? A. 2 B. Two D. 1.66 GM = (12 + 18 + 18)/3 = 16 Maruti = (5 + 9 + 15)/3 = 9.Four Answer: Option C Explanation: Average sales of company: Honda = (6 + 14 + 21)/3 = 13.One C. but have showed above the average production in 2003 .

Four Answer: Option C Explanation: By visual inspection we can say that Honda. The total of next five deficit countries (in Rs. Three Answer & Explanation B.5. crores) Cumulative Trade Deficit/Surplus of Countries for the Year 2006 . The total of the first three deficit countries (in Rs.5. . For how many companies has there been no decrease in production in any year from the previous year ? A. crores) = 3594.2007 (All figures in Rs.One C. The total of the last five deficit countries (in Rs.Answer & Explanation Answer: Option B Explanation: The required ratio is (9/6) = 1. Two D. Crores). View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. crores) = 2588.3. GM and Maruti have not shown a decrease.

South Africa. The average of the total deficit of the middle five deficit is closest to the deficit of which country ? A.5 Answer & Explanation B. 2.829. New Zealand.Korea C.44 C.3. The ratio between the difference between the highest and the lowest of the surplus countries to the difference between Bangladesh and Oman is ? A.None of these Answer: Option A Explanation: The middle five deficit countries are India. South Africa D. 4.96 D. UAE Answer & Explanation B.1.3. Korea and . View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 2.83 Answer: Option D Explanation: The required answer will be equal to 360/94 = 3.

Namibia.85 Answer: Option B Explanation: The required answer is (4885.6 deficit .72 C. The state whose surplus is nearly equal to the average of the four surplus countries is A.6 surplus B.UK Answer: Option C Explanation: The average trade surplus of the four countries is 1860.80 Answer & Explanation B. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3. 0.4656. Their average deficit is (1946. 0. The ratio of the deficit of the first five deficit countries to the overall deficit of all the deficit countries is nearly equal to ? A.2/6517) = 0.Sri Lanka B.0. USA Answer & Explanation D. The net total deficit/surplus is equal to ? A. Of the four options.75 D.0.6/5) = 389. USA has the closest value.7496 View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 5. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 4.1. 4656. Korea's deficit is close to this value.4/4 = 465.32. UAE C.

6. 3836.5 deficit Answer & Explanation D.1994) Foreign Trade (Imports and Exports) by countries for the year (1993 . Study the following bar charts and answer the questions. Foreign Trade (Imports and Exports) by countries for the year (1993 .None of these Answer: Option B Explanation: Adding all surpluses and subtracting all deficits will give an overall value of deficit of 4656.C.1994) .

The ratio of the maximum exports to the minimum imports was closest to ? A.1.64 B. 74 D.79 Answer: Option B . 69 C.

Explanation: The value of maximum exports = 6045. 8 showed a deficit while 4 showed a surplus.6 Answer: Option B Explanation: Out of a total of 12 countries. the required ratio (6045/87) = 69. The highest trade deficit was shown by which country ? A. Therefore. 3 D. 10286 deficit D. 4 C. 2.5 B. 3.48 = 69 (approximately). How many countries exhibited a trade surplus ? A.None of these Answer: Option B Explanation: Sum of exports .L Answer: Option D Explanation: . G C. 4. H D. 11286 deficit C.C B.Sum of imports = deficit(11286). The value of minimum imports = 87.11286 surplus B. The total trade deficit/surplus for all the countries put together was ? A.

000 crore B.6.45. then a GDP accounted for by Manufacturing is ? A.000 crore. Rs. Composition of GDP of Two Countries 1.Visually its clear that L has the highest trade deficit. The following bar chart shows the composition of the GDP two countries (India and Pakistan).2. which is the highest.200 crore C. J D. Rs.Rs. 10. I C.000 crore Answer: Option C Explanation: .Rs. 5. If the total GDP of Pakistan is Rs.600 crore D. The ratio of Exports to Imports was highest for which country ? A. K Answer: Option B Explanation: I has a ratio of 4002/2744 = 1.A B.

21. Rs. (1/5)th of the GDP of India.000 crore Answer & Explanation B.000 crore.000 crore Answer: Option C Explanation: (40 + 20 + 10)% of 30.(6/33)th B. (2/3)rd Answer & Explanation D.None of these Answer: Option B Explanation: Service accounts for 20%.30.Rs. then the GDP accounted for by Agriculture. Services and Miscellaneous is ? A.e.500 crore C. Both spend equal amounts B. Which country accounts for higher earning out of Services and Miscellaneous together ? A.000 = Rs.000 crores.20% of 10000 = 2000 2. View Answer Workspace Report Discuss in Forum 3.. 4. (1/5)th C.18.000 crore D.India C.15.18. Rs.21.Rs. What fraction of India's GDP is accounted for by Services ? A. i. If the total GDP of India is Rs. Pakistan D.Cannot be determined Answer: Option D Explanation: Although the percentage on Services and Miscellaneous put together is equal for both .

200 % D.33 % B. we cannot comment on this since we have no data about the respective GDP's. 5.None of these Answer: Option A Explanation: Since the GDP is same. If the total GDP is the same for both the countries.20)/20 = 100%.100 % C. then what percentage is Pakistan's income through agriculture over India's income through Services ? A. . 133.the countries. the answer will be got by (40 .