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# SSCCGL Quantitative Aptitude Solved Question Paper 2016

#### Multiple Choice Questions

55.

To cover a distance with a speed of 60 km/hr, a train takes 15 hours. If it covers the same distance in 12 hours, what will be its speed?

• 65 km/hr

• 70 km/hr

• 75 km/hr

• 80 km/hr

C.

75 km/hr

Distance  = Speed x Time
= 60 x 15 = 900 km 54 Views

57.

If then the value of is:

• • • • C.  47 Views

54.

A man spends 15% of his income. If his expenditure is â‚¹ 75, his income in (â‚¹ 75) is:

• â‚¹ 400/-

• â‚¹ 300/-

• â‚¹ 750/-

• â‚¹ 500/-

D.

â‚¹ 500/-

Let the income of a man  = â‚¹ x.
According to the question, 47 Views

51.

The radius of a sphere and right circular cylinder is 'r'. Their volumes are equal. The ratio of the height and radius of the cylinder is

• 3 : 1

• 2 : 1

• 3 : 2

• 4 : 3

D.

4 : 3

Volume of sphere = Volume of sphere   95 Views

53.

A merchant buys 25 litre of milk daily at the rate of â‚¹ 12 per litre. He mixes 5 litre of water in it and sells at the rate of â‚¹ 10.40 per litre. His gain/loss is

• 8% profit

• 2% profit

• 4% profit

• 6% profit

C.

4% profit

Cost price of 25 litre of milk = 25 x 12 = â‚¹ 300/-
Selling price of 30 litre of mixture  = 30 x 10.40 = â‚¹ 312 /-
∴  Required profit percentage: 125 Views

58.

The point of intersection of all the three medians of a triangle is called its

• Orthocentre

• Incentre

• Centroid

• Circumcentre

C.

Centroid

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59.

The area of a triangle with vertices A(0, 8), O(0, 0) and B (5, 0) is

• 8 sq units

• 13 sq units

• 20 sq units

• 40 sq units

C.

20 sq units

x1y1 = (0, 8)
x2y2 = (0, 0)
x3y3 = (5, 0)
∴   Area of triangle: 146 Views

52.

When a discount of â‚¹ 42/- is allowed on the marked price of an article, the new reduced price becomes 86% of the original price. Find the marked price.

• â‚¹ 250/-

• â‚¹ 300/-

• â‚¹ 350/-

• â‚¹ 400/-

B.

â‚¹ 300/-

Let the marked price be â‚¹ x.
According to the question, 52 Views

60.

The least number that must be subtracted from 1294 so that the remainder when divided by 9, 11, 13 will leave in each case the same remainder is

• 2

• 3

• 1

• 4

C.

1

LCM of 9,11,13 is 1287.
On Dividing 1294 with 1287, we get remainder as 7,
Now to get remainder 6, 1 is to be deducted from 1294 so that 1293 when divided by 9,11,13 leaves 6 as remainder.

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56.

Sum of three consecutive integers is 51. The middle one is

• 14

• 15

• 16

• 17

D.

17

Let the numbers be x, x + 1 + x + 2
According to the question,
x + x +1 + x + 2  = 51
3x  = 51 - 3
3x = 48
x = 16
∴   Middle number = x + 1 = 16 + 1  = 17

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