## Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Quantitative Aptitude Questions Quiz Set 4 for IBPS/SBI/SSC

1. A pet shop owner sells two puppies at the same price. On one he makes a profit of 20% and on the other he suffers a loss of 20%. Find his loss or gain percent on the whole transaction.

1) Gain of 4% 2) No profit no loss 3) Loss of 10% 4) Loss of 4%

5) None of these

2. The marked price of a table is 1200, which is 20% above the cost price. It is sold at a discount of 10% on the market how much percent more than the cost price should a shopkeeper mark his goods, so that after allowing a discount of 12.5% he should have a gain of 5% on his outlay?

1) 10% 2) 8% 3) 7.5% 4) 6% 5) None of these

3. A shopkeeper marks the price of an article at 80. Find the cost price if after allowing a discount of 10% he still gains 20% on the cost price.

1) 53.33 2) 70 3) 75 4) 60 5) None of these

4. A dozen pairs of gloves quoted at 80 are available at a discount of 10%. Find how many pairs of gloves can be bought for 24.

1) 4 2) 5 3) 6 4) 8 5) None of these

5. How much percent more than the cost price should a shopkeeper mark his goods, so that after allowing a discount of 12.5% he should have a gain of 5% on his outlay?

1) 9.375 2) 16.66% 3) 20% 4) 25% 5) None of these

6. In order to maintain the price line, a trader allows a discount of 10% on the marked price of goods in his shop. However, he still makes a gross profit of 17% on the cost price. Find the profit per cent he would have made on the selling price had he sold at the marked price.

1) 23.07% 2) 30% 3) 21.21% 4) 25% 5) None of these

7. A whole-seller allows a discount of 20% on the list price to a retailer. The retailer sells at 5% discount on the list price. If the customer paid 38 for an article, what profit is made by the retailer?

1) 10 2) 8 3) 6 4) 12 5) None of these

8. The cost price of 50 mangoes is equal to the selling price of 40 mangoes. Find them percentage profit.

1) 20% 2) 25% 3) 30% 4) 50% 5) None of these

9. A owns a hose worth 10,000. He sells it to B at a profit of 15%. After some time, B sells it back to A at 15% loss. Find A’s loss or gain percent.

1) 2.25% gain 2) 6.25% gain 3) 17.64% gain 4)17.25% gain

5) None of these

10. Anil bought an article at 200 and sold it at a profit of 10%. What would have been the increase in the profit percent if it was sold for 230?

1) 5% 2) 10% 3) 15% 4) 20% 5) None of these

11. A makes an article for 120 and sells it to B at a profit of 25%. B sells it to C who sells it for 198, making a profit of 10%. What profit percent did B make?

1) 25% 2) 20% 3) 16.66% 4) 15% 5) None of these

12. A shopkeeper sells sugar in such a way that the selling price of 950 gm is the same as the cost price of one kilogram. Find his gain percent.

1) 100/17% 2) 150/17% 3) 5(5/19)% 4) 1/19% 5) None of these

13. A man sells an article at 5% above its cost price. If he had bought it at 5% less than what he paid for it and sold it for 2 less, he would have gained 10%. Find the cost price of the article.

1) 500 2) 360 3) 425 4) 400 5) None of these

14. A man buys two cycles for a total cost of 900. By selling one for 4/5 of its cost and other for 5/4 of its cost, he makes a profit of 90 on the whole transaction. Find the cost price of lower priced cycle.

1) 360 2) 250 3) 300 4) 420 5) None of these

15. An article cost 700 to a manufacturer who lists its price at 800. He sells it to a trader at a discount of 5%. The trader gets a further discount of 5% on his net payment for paying in cash. Calculate the amount that the trader pays to the manufacturer.

1) 722 2) 720 3) 725 4) 728 5) None of these

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