**Quantitative Aptitude Questions Quiz Set 2 for IBPS/SBI/SSC**

1. The average of x, y and z is 45. X is as much more than the average as y is less than the average. Find the value of z.

1) 45 2) 25 3) 35 4) 15 5) None of these

2. The average salary per head of all the workers in a company is 95. The average salary of 15 officers is `525 and the average salary per head of the rest in85. Find the total number of workers in the workshop.

1) 660 2) 580 3) 650 4) 460 5) None of these

3. The average monthly expenditure of Ravi was 100 during the first 3 months. `2200 during the next 4 months and 4620 during the subsequent five months of the year. If the total saving during the year was 2100. Find Ravi’s average monthly income.

1) 1858 2) 3108.33 3) 3100 4) 3133 5) None of these

4. 19 persons went to a hotel for a combined dinner party. 13 of them spent 79 each on their dinner and the rest spent 4 more than the average expenditure of all the 19. What was the total money spent by them?

1) 1628.4 2) 1534 3) 1492 4) 1942 5) None of these

5. There were 42 students in a hostel. Due to the admission of 13 new students, the expenses of the mess increase by 31 per day while the average expenditure per head diminished by 3. What was the original expenditure of the mess?

1) 633.23 2) 583.3 3) 623.3 4) 6325 5) None of these

6. A mixture of 70 litres of alcohol and water contains 10% of water. How much water must be added to the above mixture to make the water 12.5% of the resulting mixture?

1) 1 litre 2) 1.5 litre 3) 2 litres 4) 2.5 litres 5) None of these

7 .What is 20% of 50% of 75% of 70?

1) 5.25 2) 6.75 3) 7.25 4) 5.5 5) None of these

8. Mr. Abhimanyu Banerjee is worried about the balance of his monthly budget. The price of petrol has increased by 40%. By what percent should he reduce the consumption of petrol so that he is able to balance his budget?

1) 33.33 2) 28.56 3) 25 4) 14.28 5) None of these

9. Ram sells his goods 25% cheaper than Shyam and 25% dearer than Bram. How much percentage is Bram’s goods cheaper than Shyam’s?

1) 33.33% 2) 50% 3) 66.66% 4) 40% 5) None of these

10. In a mixture of 80 litres of milk and water, 25% of the mixture is milk. How much water should be added to the mixture so that milk becomes 20% of the mixture?

1) 20 litres 2) 15 litres 3) 25 litres 4) 24 litres 5) None of these

11. A landowner increased the length and the breadth of a rectangular plot by 10% and 20% respectively. Find the percentage change in the cost of the plot assuming land prices are uniform throughout his plot.

1) 33% 2) 35% 3) 22.22% 4) 25% 5) None of these

12. The height of a triangle is increased by 40%. What can be the maximum percentage increase in length of the base so that the increase in area is restricted to a maximum of 60%?

1) 50% 2) 20% 3) 14.28% 4) 25% 5) None of these

13. The salary of Amit is 30% more than that of Varun. Find by what percentage is the salary of Varun less than that of Amit?

1) 26.12% 2) 23.07% 3) 21.23% 4) 27.27% 5) None of these

14. The price of sugar is reduced by 25% but inspite of the decrease, Aayush ends up increasing his expenditure on sugar by 20%. What is the percentage change in his monthly consumption of sugar?

1) +60% 2) -10% 3) +33.33% 4) 50% 5) None of these

15. The price of rice falls by 20%. How much rice can be bought now with the money that was sufficient to buy 20 kg of rice previously?

1) 5 kg 2) 15 kg 3) 25 kg 4) 30 kg 5) None of these

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