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# SSCCGL Quantitative Aptitude Solved Question Paper 2016

#### Multiple Choice Questions

54.

A profit of Rs 960 is divided between A and B in the ratio The difference of their profit is

• ₹ 120/-

• ₹ 160/-

• ₹ 180 /-

• ₹ 240 /-

D.

₹ 240 /-

A: B =  Required difference  = 147 Views

58.

A moving train passes a platform 50 m long in 14 sec and a lamp post in 10 sec. The speed of the train (in km/h) is

• 24

• 36

• 40

• 45

D.

45

Let the speed of the train = x m/sec Length of the train  = Now, according to question train crosses a platform in 14 sec..
Therefore,
The speed of the train =  789 Views

59.

If then the value of is

• -2

• 0

• 1

• -1

B.

0 Subtract 2 both sides, 93 Views

53.

A cloth merchant has announced 25% rebate in prices. If one needs to have a rebate of ₹ 40/-, then how many metres of cloth costing ₹ 32 per metre he should purchase?

• 6 m

• 5 m

• 10 m

• 7 m

B.

5 m

Let x metre of cloth will be purchased.
According to the question, 334 Views

52.

The area of a rectangle is 60 cm2 and its perimeter is 34 cm, then the length of the diagonal is

• 17 cm

• 11 cm

• 15 cm

• 13 cm

D.

13 cm [Here, P denotes Perimeter, D denotes Diagonal and A denotes Area]. 210 Views

55.

The average monthly salary of 19 members of a group is ₹ 16000/-. If one more members whose monthly salary is ₹ 20000/- has joined the group, then the average salary of the group is

• ₹ 18,250

• ₹ 16,200

• ₹ 18,000

• ₹ 16,250

B.

₹ 16,200

Total monthly salary of 19 members  = 16000 x 19 = ₹ 3,04,000/-
Total monthly salary of 20 members = 304000 + 20000 = ₹ 324000/-
∴ Average monthly salary of 20 members = = ₹ 16,200/-

183 Views

51.

If the sum of a number and its reciprocal be 2, then the number is

• 0

• 1

• -1

• 2

B.

1

Let the number  = x
According to the question 235 Views

60.

If then the value of is equal to

• 1

• 2

• 3

• 4

C.

3 106 Views

57.

The price of an article is decreased by 10%. To restore it to its former value, the new price must be increased by

• • 10%

• 11%

• D. Use shortcut method: 127 Views

56.

A T.V was sold at a profit of 5% If it had been sold at a profit of 10%, the profit would have been ₹ 1000/- more. What is its cost price?

• ₹ 20,000

• ₹ 5,000

• ₹ 10,000

• ₹ 15,000

A.

₹ 20,000

Use shortcut method:
Required cost price  = 155 Views