# Maths coaching - Govt jobs Previous asked questions - SET 2

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## Maths coaching for govt jobs competitive exams - SET 2

1. Price of an article increased twice consecutively by 10% and as a result of the article becomes Rs.484. Then the initial price of the article was ?

a. Rs.390

b. Rs.375

c. Rs.380

d. Rs.400

Ans. d

2. If Raju runs at 31.2 km/h, then in 3 sec he will run ?

a. 26 m

b. 42 m

c. 35 m

d. 12 m

Ans. a

3. A man buy car at 15/16th of its value and sells it for 10% more than its value. His gain percentage is ?

a. 15.57

b. 11.67

c. 16.67

d. 17.33

Ans. d

4. A person sold 320 oranges for the cost price of 400 oranges. His profit percentage is ?

a. 20%

b. 25%

c. 11.5%

d. 15%

Ans. b

Explanation -

SPX320 = CPX400

SP/CP = 400/320

SP/CP = 5/4

Therefore,

SP = 5

CP = 4

Profit = 5-4=1

Profit percentage = 1/CPX100 = 1/4X100 = 25%

5. A four digit number is divisible by 7 becomes divisible by 3 when 10 is added to it. The largest such number is ?

a. 9987

b. 9989

c. 9996

d. 9999

Ans. d

6. The HCF of two numbers is 9 and their LCM is 270. If the sum of the number is 99, their difference is equal to ?

a. 15

b. 12

c. 18

d. 9

Ans. d

7. The monthly salaries of A, B and C are in ratio 2:3:5. If the salary of B and C together is Rs.8000. Then the percentage of salary of C more than that of A ?

a. 200%

b. 150%

c. 100%

d. 75%

Ans. b

8. Average of 3 numbers is 21 and the average of these 3 numbers and a fourth number is 18. The 4th number is ?

a. 8

b. 9

c. 8.6

d. 1

Ans. 9

Explanation -

18x4-21x3 = 72-63 = 9

9. The average of 11 numbers is 6. If each number is multiplied by 7, then the average of the new set of number is ?

a. 36

b. 66

c. 77

d. 42

Ans. d

10. A train 150m long crosses a standing man in 5 sec. The speed of the train is ?

a. 108 kmph

b. 40.5 kmph

c. 112 kmph

d. 32 kmph

Ans. a

11. The number 77 is divided into 2 parts such that the HCF of two parts is 11 and their LCM is 110. The smaller of the two parts is ?

a. 44

b. 55

c. 11

d. 22

Ans. d

12. 2/3rd of a number is greater than 1/6th of it by 10. The number is ?

a. 15

b. 20

c. 12

d. 33

Ans. b

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