Mathematics Questions for AFCAT & CAPF: 16th February

Dear Students, Defence Adda is providing you all with this quiz on Mathematics questions for CDS, AFCAT, CAPF and other Defence Examinations. The questions asked in Mathematics Section of most of the defence examinations are based on the topics from Mathematics of Class 11th and 12th. The questions asked in this section are complex and comparatively difficult but once attempted with high accuracy, can fetch you full marks in this section. Also, practice on a daily basis helps one dive into the core concepts of a subject and thus, help her perform to the best of her ability in the real examinations. So, attempt the daily quizzes being provided by Defence Adda and score to the maximum in the Mathematics Section of all sorts of defence examinations.

Q6. If the selling price of a product is increased by Rs. 162, then the business would make a profit of 17% instead of a loss of 19%. What is the cost price of the product?
(a) Rs. 540
(b) Rs. 450
(c) Rs. 360
(d) Rs. 600

Q7. On the cash payment that will settle a bill for 250 chairs at Rs. 50 per chair, discount of 20% and 15% with a further discount of 5% is given. The Cash payment is-
(a) Rs. 8075
(b) Rs. 7025
(c) Rs. 8500
(d) None of these

Q8. A shopkeeper sold a TV set for Rs. 17,940 with a discount of 8% and gained 19.6%. If no discount is allowed, then what will be his gain per cent?
(a) 25%
(b) 26.4%
(c) 24.8%
(d) 30%

Q9. At a certain rate of simple interest an amount of Rs. 2000 becomes Rs. 2620 in 5 years. If the rate of interest had been 3% more, the same amount would have become-
(a) Rs. 3920
(b) Rs. 2920
(c) Rs. 2530
(d) None of these

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