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# SSCCGL Quantitative Aptitude Solved Question Paper 2016

#### Multiple Choice Questions

55.

A store sells a watch for a profit of 25% of the cost. Then the percentage of profit against selling price is

• 22%

• 20%

• 18%

• 15%

B.

20%

By applying shortcut method:
If profit on cost = 25% of the cost = of the cost
then,
profit on sales = 153 Views

51.

The difference between the greatest and least five-digit numbers formed by the digits 2, 5,0, 6, 8 is (repetition of digits are not allowed)

• 69552

• 65925

• 65952

• 63952

C.

65952

The difference five digit number formed by the digits 2, 5, 0, 6 and 8 = 86520
The least five digit number formed by the digits 2, 5, 0, 6 and 8 = 20568 Required difference  = 86520 - 20568
= 65952

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56.

If A is equal to 20% of B and B is equal to 25% of C; then what percent of C is equal to A?

• 10%

• 15%

• 5%

• 20%

C.

5%

A =  20% of B A : B = 1 : 5
B = 25% of C
B = B : C = 1 : 4
A: B: C = 1 : 5 : 20
Let x% of C is equal to A 154 Views

57.

A gun is fired at a distance of 1.7 km from Ram and he hears the sound after 25 seconds. The speed of sound (in m/sec) is

• 60

• 62

• 64

• 68

D.

68

Speed of sound = = 68 m/sec

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58.

A sum of ₹ 3,000/- yields an interest of ₹ 1,080/- at 12% per annum simple interest in how many years?

• 4 years

• 3 years

• 5 years

• B.

3 years 181 Views

52.

The price of a shirt after 15% discount is ₹ 119/- What was the market price of the shirt before discount?

• ₹ 129

• ₹ 140

• ₹ 150

• ₹ 160

B.

₹ 140

Shortcut Method:
Direct apply rule of beginning: 185 Views

59.

The simplest value of is

• • • • 2

B.   101 Views

54.

The average of a, b, c is 20 and that of b, c, d is 25; if d = 30, then the value of a is

• 25

• 45

• 30

• 15

D.

15  ...(i)  ...(ii)
Subtracting equation (ii) from equation (i), 119 Views

53.

If , then the value of pa + qb + rc is

• 0

• 1

• 2

• -1

A.

0   122 Views

60.

If , then the value of is

• 0

• • • 1

A.

0 If  113 Views