# Quant Quiz:: UseFul for Target SSC CGL - 2016 And SSC CHSL Exams

1. A cricket player
makes 200 runs in the 15th over. In doing so, his average at the end of the
14th over increases by 10. What was his average at the end of 15th over?

A) 60

B) 50

C) 40

D) 45

2. Average weight of
three students P, T and R is 56 (1/6)kgs, while the average weight of three
students T, F and G is 54 kg. What is average of P, T, F and G is

A) 55.4 kg

B) 54.8 kg

C) data
inadequate

D) 55.5 kg

3. A body weighs 121
grams and 125. 44 grams on two different pans of a faulty balance. Its true
weight will be:

A) 4.44 gms

B) 120 gms

C) 123.22 gms

D) 130 gms

4. The average of
three consecutive odd numbers is 14 more than one-third of the first of these
numbers. What is the last of these numbers?

A) 17

B) 19

C) 15

D) data
inadequate

5. The captain of a
cricket team of 11 players is 25 years and the wicket keeper is 3 years older.
If the age of these two are excluded, the average age of the remaining players
is 1 year less than the average age of the whole team. The average age of the whole team is

A) 24 years

B) 21 years

C) 26 years

D) 22 years

6. In a coconut
groove, (x + 2) trees yield 60 nuts per year, x trees yield 120 nuts per year
and (x – 2) trees yield 180 nuts per
year. If the average yield per year is per tree be 100. Then the value of x is

A) 8

B) 4

C) 12

D) 10

7. After a certain number of matches, a bowler
has had 200 runs knocked off him. In the next match, he takes 3 wickets for 52
runs and his average goes up by 1. The new average of the bowler is

A) 9

B) 8 (1/3)

C) 9 (1/3)

D) either A) or C)

8. A batman has scored an average of 46 runs
for a certain number of innings played in England. When he came back to India.
He played another two test matches of two innings each and scored at an average
of 55 runs. For the innings in England and in India taken together, he has
improved his average by 2 runs over the matches played in England. The number
of innings played in England was

A) 7

B) 9

C) 14

D) 18

9. A batsman’s scores
in a particular innings is twice the average score in 4 previous innings. The
percentage improvement in his average scored now is:

A) 6

B) 20

C) 5

D) 10

10. Among three
numbers, the first number is thrice the second number and one-fourth of the
third number. The average of all three numbers is 64. What is the average of
first and third number?

A) 30

B) 24

C) 90

D) 78

**Answers and Solution:**

1. (A)

(14x+200)/15 = x+10

x = 50

(14*50+200)/15 = 60

2. (C)

3. (C)

True weight =
(121+125.44)/2= 123.22

4. (D)

5. (D)

6. (B)

7. (D)

8. (C)

9. (B)

10.(C)

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