# Placement papers on Aptitude - Set 4

## Placement papers on Aptitude - Set 4

1. R earns Rs.15000 a year. He spends 18% on rent. How much rent does he pay in a month?

2700
275
225
325

2. R got 35% hike in his salary and 20% incentive on sales. If R sold goods worth Rs. 850 last year and the salary was Rs 70, then how much more does he earn this year with sales of Rs.900?

204
304
294
454

3. X shaved 40% of his customers and gave a haircut to 80%. He charged Rs.7 for a shave and Rs.5 for a hair cut. If 20% of customers who opted for a shave also had a haircut, what were the earnings if he had 75 customers?

410
1020
510
None of these

4. A man purchased a carriage and horse in Rs. 1500. By selling the horse at 10% loss and carriage at 20% profit he earned a profit of 8% on the whole transaction. What is the price of carriage (in Rs.)?

600
900
1000
None of these

5. Earth travels around Sun @ approximately 18.5 miles/second. This speed is how many miles per hour?

1,080
1,160
64,800
66,600

6. A base ball team has lost 7 games and has won 13 games. What percent of the games played did they win?

35
65
50
30

7. If 1 out of every 50 people who play a certain games win a prize, what percent of people lose?

1%
2 %
99 %
98 %

8. If 20% of manâ€™s salary is paid as rent, 60% are his living expenses and 10% is paid in LIC. If he spends remaining Rs.30 on the education of the children, find his salary.

Rs. 300
Rs.100/3
Rs.3000
None of these

9. The population of a town increases 10% per year. If at the end of 1974 the population was 8000, find out the population at the end of 1977.

968
9680
10648
880

10. Ram sold a cow for Rs.136 at a loss of 15%. At what price should he have sold it to gain 15% ?

148
184
198
None of these

11. Sachin can do a work in 20 days. He worked alone for 10 days. Remaining work was completed with the help of Rahul in 2 days. In how many days will the work be complete by both together?

8 days
12 days
6 days
4 days

12. The age ratio in the ages of A and B 1 year ago was 3:4. While it will be 5:6 after 1 year. What is the present age of B?

3 years
4 years
5 years
8 years

13. If the difference between the digits of a two digit number is 3 and the product of the digits is 18. What is the sum of the digits of that number?

8
9
7
6

14. A trader bought 50 kg of wheat of Rs.7 per kg. and 20 kg. of wheat at Rs.8 per kg. He mixed the two and sold the mixture at Rs.10 per kg. What is his Profit?

Rs.190
Rs.700
Rs.560
Rs.290

15. Two trains are moving in the same direction at 50 km/hr and 30 km/hr. The faster train crosses a man in the slower train in 18 seconds. Find the length of faster train.

125 meter
100 meter
110 meter
None of these