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# SSCCGL Quantitative Aptitude Solved Question Paper 2016

#### Multiple Choice Questions

60.

Possible measures of three angles of a triangle are

• 33°, 42°, 115°

• 40°, 70°, 80°

• 30°, 60°, 100°

• 50°, 60°, 70°

D.

50°, 60°, 70°

As the sum of all angles of triangles is 180°.
i.e., So, option (4) is the correct answer.

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51.

A and B can together do a piece of work in 6 days and A alone can do it in 9 days. The number of days B will take to do it alone is

• 18 days

• 24 days

• 9 days

• 12 days

A.

18 days

A and B together takes  = 6 days
and A together takes = 9 days
So,   B alone would take = 249 Views

56.

There are 1400 students in a school, 25% of those wear spectacles of those wearing spectacles are boys. How many girls in the school wear spectacles?

• 250

• 100

• 200

• 300

A.

250

Total number of students  = 1400
Number of students who wear spectacles  Number of boys who wear spectacles Number of girls who wear spectacles  = 350 - 100 = 250

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52.

The length of the two parallel sides of a trapezium are 16m and 20 m respectively. If its height is 10 m, its area in square metres is:

• 360

• 260

• 240

• 180

D.

180

Area of trapezium =  271 Views

58.

If ab = 21 and then value of is

• 115

• 121

• 125

• 127

B.

121

ab = 21                         ...(i)   3a = 7b  ...(ii)
From equation (i),  From equation (ii),   =  49 +  9 + 63
= 121

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55.

A dealer sold an article at 6% loss. Had he sold it for Rs 64 more, he would have made a profit of 10%. Then the cost of the article is

• Rs.400

• Rs.200

• Rs.164

• Rs.464

A.

Rs.400

By shortcut method:
Cost of the article  =  Therefore,  the cost of an article would be Rs. 400

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53.

A discount series of 15%, 20% and 25% is equal to the single discount of

• 48%

• 49%

• 50%

• 51%

B.

49%

For finding out the single discount apply the formula: i.e. Single discount of 15% and 20% = = 32%
Single discount of 25% and 32% = = 49%

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57.

A man can row upstream at 12 km/hr and downstream at 18 km/hr. The man's rowing speed in still water is

• 15 km/hr

• 5 km/hr

• 3 km/hr

• 10 km/hr

A.

15 km/hr

The speed of boat in still water = 394 Views

59.

The value of would be

• • 1

• 0

• B.

1  136 Views

54.

Rs.490 is divided among A, B and C such that A's share is half that of B's and thrice that of C's. What is C's share?

• Rs 49

• Rs 147

• Rs 294

• Rs 245

A.

Rs 49

Let A's share  = x
B's share = 2x
C's share = According to the question,    C's share  = 499 Views