# Quest For Quant :: SSC CGL SSC CHSL And Railway Ntpc Exams

**1. The monthly income of a person was Rs. 13,500 and his monthly expenditure was Rs. 9,000. Next year his income increased by 14% and his and his expenditure increased by 7%. The per cent increase in his saving was**

(A) 7

(B) 21

(C) 28

(D) 35

**2. In a group of students, 70% can speak English and 65% can speak Hindi. If 27% of the students can speak none of the two languages, then what per cent of the group can speak both the languages?**

(A) 38%

(B) 62%

(C) 28%

(D) 23%

**3. In an election between two candidates, the candidate getting 60% of the votes polled, is elected by a majority of 14,000 votes. The number of votes polled by the winning candidate is**

(A) 28,000

(B) 32,000

(C) 42,000

(D) 46,000

**4. Two pipes A and B can fill a cistern in 37 1/2 minutes and 45 minutes respectively, Both pipes are opened. The cistern will be filled just in half an hour, if the pipe B is turned off after:**

(A) 15 minutes

(B) 10 minutes

(C) 5 minutes

(D) 9 minutes

**5. A certain number of men can do a work in 60 days. If there were eight more men, it could be completed in 10 days less. How many men were there in the beginning?**

(A) 70

(B) 55

(C) 45

(D) 40

**6. A man gains 20% by selling an article for a certain price. If he sells it at double the price, the percentage of profit will be:**

(A) 40

(B) 140

(C) 100

(D) 120

**7. There are Rs. 225 consisting of one rupee, 50 paise and 25 paise coins. The ratio of their numbers in that order is 8 : 5 : 3. The number of one-rupee coins is:**

(A) 80

(B) 112

(C) 160

(D) 172

**8. A sum of money lent out at simple interest amounts to Rs. 720 after 2 years and to Rs. 1020 after a further period of 5 years. The sum is:**

(A) Rs. 500

(B) Rs. 600

(C) Rs. 700

(D) Rs. 710

**9. Let N be the greatest number that will divide 1305, 4665 and 6905 leaving the same remainder in each case. Then, sum of the digits in N is:**

(A) 4

(B) 5

(C) 6

(D) 8

**10. A man plants 5184 orange trees in his garden and arranges them, so that there are as many rows as there are orange trees in a row. How many rows are there in the garden?**

(A) 70

(B) 72

(C) 75

(D) 81

**Answers Key:**

1. (C)

2. (B)

3. (C)

4. (D)

5. (D)

6. (B)

7. (C)

8. (B)

9. (A)

10. (B)

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