# Percentage QUESTIONS

Exam Name | Percentage QUESTIONS |
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Description | Percentage QUESTIONS and Answers exams contains the questions from various competitive exams.These questions are the part of previous year paper.These kind of questions would be helpful in preparing for exams like IAS, PCS, UPSC, NDA, CDS SSC, RRB, PSC, IBPS |

Exam Type | MASTER EXAM |

Authenticity | 3 |

creator | Anirudh(39284) |

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**Selling price of a shirt and a coat is Rs. 4000.The cost price of a shirt is 58.33% of the cost price of a coat and so amount of profit on both the shirt and coat is same, then the price of the shirt could be:**Answer:

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**On the April 1, 2005 my salary increased from Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 16,000. Simultaneuously the rate of incometax decreased by 37.5% ,So the amount of income tax paid by me remains constant what is the value of income tax paid by me:**Answer:

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**The average of a set of whole numbers is 27.2.When the20% of the elements (i.e. numbers) are eliminated from the set of numbers then the average becomes 34/ The number of elements in the new set of numbers can be:**Answer:

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**In a class, the no, of boys is more than the no. of girls by 12% of the total strength. The ratio of boys to girls is:**Answer:

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**The population of a village is 5000 and it increases at the rate of 2% every year. After 2 years, the population will be:**Answer:

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**A customer asks for the production of x number of goods. The company produces y number of goods daily. Out of which z% are unfit for sale. The order will be completed in:**Answer:

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**An item was sold for ₹ 3,600 at 25% discount. Its marked price was**

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**If the cost of a calculator worth Rs. 250 is increased by Rs. 100, the rate of increase is**Answer:

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**The average weight of a class of students is 67.5 kg. The weight of the class teacher is 25% more than the average weight of the class. The average wieght of the class is less than the class teacher by x% the value of x is?**Answer:

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**A customer asks for the production of x number of goods. The company produces y number of good daily. Out of which z% are unfit for sale. The order will be completed in:**Answer:

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**What is 1/2 of 37% of 200 ?**Answer:

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**If 10% of a number is subtracted from it, the result is 1800. The number is—**Answer:

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**In an organization, 40% of the employees are matriculates, 50% of the remaining are graduates and remaining 180 are post-graduates. How many employees are graduates ?**Answer:

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**The population of a town is 17,71,561. If it had been increasing at 10% per annum, its population 6 years ago was"”**Answer:

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**39% of ? - 24% of 390 = 171"¢60**Answer:

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**The table below gives size of memberships in an organisation:**

Year Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 Y7

No. of members 25 47 54 75 86 94 99

The percentage increase in Y7 compared to Y6 is:Year Y1 Y2 Y3 Y4 Y5 Y6 Y7

No. of members 25 47 54 75 86 94 99

The percentage increase in Y7 compared to Y6 is:

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**The following table gives the annual profit of a company (in lakh rupees)**

2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13

590 620 656 690 726

The period which has maximum percent increase in profit over previous period:2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13

590 620 656 690 726

The period which has maximum percent increase in profit over previous period:

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**10% of students taking admission in a course drop out before completing their course and among those drop outs 30% are girls. If total number of students taking admission in the college is 200 and among them 50 are girls, then number of girls who completed the course is:**
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**In a sample of 5000 customers collected in a marketing survey, 40% use only Brand A of a product, 25% use both Brands A and B of the product and remaining customers use only Brand B of the product. The number of people who do not use Brand B of the product is:**
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**An empty pool being filled with water at a constant rate takes 8 h to fill 3/5 th of its capacity. How much more time will it take to finish filling the pool ?**Answer: