Quant Quiz for AFCAT and INET(Miscellaneous):20 February

## Mathematics Quiz for AFCAT and INET Exam: 12th February 2020

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Q1. A loss of 18% get converted into profit of 18%, then the selling price is increased by Rs.171. Find the cost price of article?
(a) Rs 375
(b) Rs 500
(c) Rs 475
(d) Rs 450

Q2. A man, after covering a distance of 80 km on the second day, finds that the ratio of distance covered by him on the first two days is 3:5. If he travels a distance of 48 km on the third day, then the ratio of distance travelled on the third day & the first day is:
(a) 2:1
(b) 1:2
(c) 1:1
(d) 3:2

Q3. When a book is sold at it is marked price it gives a profit of 40%. What will happen if it is sold at half of the marked price?
(a) 30% loss
(b) 30% profit
(c) 25% profit
(d) 25% loss.

Q5. In a bag there are three types of coins 1 rupee, 25-paise and 50 paise in the ratio of 3:24:6. There total value is Rs324. Find the total number of coins in the bag?
(a) 791
(b) 594
(c) 1295
(d) 945.

Q6. A and B contains silver and gold in them in the ratio of 7:11 and 9:7. If equal quantities of these are mixed together, then the ratio of gold and silver will be:
(a) 151:137
(b) 137:151
(c) 163:141
(d) 133:169

Q8. A cricketer gives 12.5 runs per wicket. He gives 28 runs and takes 6 wickets in a match after which his average improves by 1/2. How many wickets had been taken till the last match?
(a) 70
(b) 64
(c) 84
(d) 78

Q9. If 10 men and 18 women can do a work in 12 days, then the number of days required by 15 men and 27 women to do twice the work is
(a) 24 days
(b) 8 days
(c) 13 days
(d) 16 days

Q10. The cash difference between selling price of an article at a profit of 5% and 8% is Rs. 4. The ratio of the 2 selling price is?
(a) 35:33
(b) 33:35
(c) 35:36
(d) 36:35

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