# Work and Wages - Quantitative Aptitude (MCQ) questions

1)   The amount of money with which A’s wage can be paid for 18 days, when A is working alone, is enough for paying B’s wage for 12 days, when B is working alone. If A and B start working together, then the same amount would be enough for wages of both of them for how many days?
- Published on 13 Apr 17

a. 36/5 days
b. 5/36 days
c. 15 days
d. 6 days

2)   P, Q and R get Rs. 10800 for doing a work in 18 days. P and R get Rs. 3760 for doing the same work in 10 days, while Q and R get Rs. 6080 for doing the same work in 20 days. Find the amount received by R per day?
- Published on 17 Mar 17

a. Rs. 95
b. Rs. 126
c. Rs. 80
d. Rs. 200

3)   Wages of 44 women for 56 days comes to Rs.29568. How many men are needed for 47days to receive Rs. 16920, if the daily wages of a man being 5 times those of a woman?
- Published on 17 Mar 17

a. 9 men
b. 8 men
c. 6 men
d. 5 men

4)   Total wages of 6 men, 4 women and 8 boys is Rs. 26. If the wages of 6 men is equal to that of 8 women and the wages of 4 women is equal to that of 6 boys, then find out the total wages of 8 men, 6 women and 4 boys?
- Published on 15 Mar 17

a. Rs. 32
b. Rs. 24
c. Rs. 25
d. Rs. 29

5)   P, Q and R get Rs.1105 for doing a job together. While working alone, P, Q and R need 7days, 8 days and 11 days respectively to complete the job. Then what would be the share of each?
- Published on 15 Mar 17

a. P = Rs. 440; Q = Rs. 385; R = Rs. 280
b. P = Rs. 500; Q = Rs. 400; R = Rs. 205
c. P = Rs. 445; Q = Rs. 375; R = Rs. 285
d. P = Rs. 446; Q = Rs. 381; R = Rs. 278
 Answer  Explanation ANSWER: P = Rs. 440; Q = Rs. 385; R = Rs. 280 Explanation:

6)   Parthiv was appointed for a 100 days job. The condition was that he will be paid Rs. 24 for every working day. But he will also be fined Rs.12 for every day he is absent. At the end he got Rs.420. For how many days, he was absent?
- Published on 15 Mar 17

a. 45 Days
b. 55 Days
c. 75 Days
d. 64 Days

7)   Ramesh can do a work in 5 days. Suresh can do the same work in 7 days. The total amount given for this work to them is Rs. 480. If both are working together, then what will be the share of Suresh?
- Published on 15 Mar 17

a. Rs. 180
b. Rs. 300
c. Rs. 280
d. Rs. 200

8)   A man and a boy received Rs. 1800 as wages for 3 days for a job they did together. The man's efficiency in the work was 5 times that of the boy. What is the daily wages of the boy?
- Published on 15 Mar 17

a. Rs. 100
b. Rs. 500
c. Rs. 300
d. Rs. 900

9)   P can do a job in 30 days, while Q alone can do it in 45 days. They work together for 15 days and rest of the job is done by R in 6 days. They get Rs.15000 for the whole job. What will be R’s share?
- Published on 10 Mar 17

a. Rs. 5000
b. Rs. 2500
c. Rs. 7500
d. Rs. 1500