**A dealer allowed a discount of 25% on the marked price of Rs. 12000 on an article and incurred a loss of 10%. What discount should he allow on the marked price so that he gains Rs. 440 on the article? **

(a) 11%

(b) 13%

(c) 19%

(d) 15%

(e) None of these

Answer: (b)

**The distance between two points is 36 km. A boat rows in still water at 6 kmph. It takes 8 hours less to cover this distance in downstream in comparison to that in upstream. The rate of stream is– **

(a) 3 kmph

(b) 2 kmph

(c) 2.5 kmph

(d) 4 kmph

(e) None of these

Answer: (a)

**In how many different ways can the letters of the word ‘MIRACLE’ be arranged?**

(a) 720

(b) 5040

(c) 2520

(d) 40320

(e) None of these

Answer: (b)

**In how many different ways a group of 4 men and 4 women be formed out of 7 men and 8 women? **

(a) 2450

(b) 105

(c) 1170

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

Answer: (a)

**A boat takes 6 hours to travel from place M to N downstream and back from N to M upstream. If the speed of the boat in still water is 4 km./hr., what is the distance between the two places? **

(a) 8 kms.

(b) 12 kms.

(c) 6 kms.

(d) Data inadequate

(e) None of these

Answer: (d)

**In how many ways can a group of 5 men and 2 women be made out of total of 7 men and 3 women? **

(a) 63

(b) 45

(c) 126

(d) 90

(e) None of these

Answer: (a)

**A man gave 20% of his salary to his only son and only daughter. The ratio of amount given to son and daughter is 3 : 2 respectively. Twice the amount what he gave to his daughter, he invested in LIC. Out of the remaining amount he gave one-fourth to his wife. After that he was left with Rs. 16800. Find out the amount invested in LIC.**

(a) Rs. 5600

(b) Rs. 5400

(c) Rs. 5800

(d) Rs. 6200

(e) None of these

Answer: (a)

**Three typists P, Q and R have to type 368. P types one page in 8 minutes, Q in 18 minutes and R in 24 minutes. In what time will these pages be typed in they work together? **

(a) 25 hours

(b) 27.6 hours

(c) 27 hours

(d) 28 hours

(e) None of these

Answer: (b)

**Which of the following smallest numbers should be added to 6659 to make it a perfect square? **

(a) 230

(b) 65

(c) 98

(d) 56

(e) None of these

Answer: (b)

**In how many different ways can be letter of the word SOFTWERE be arranged in such a way that the vowels always come together? **

(a) 13440

(b) 1440

(c) 360

(d) 120

(e) None of these

Answer: (e)

**How many different words can be formed with the letters of the word ‘ALLAHABAD’?**

(a) 7500

(b) 7560

(c) 7510

(d) 7580

(e) None of these

Answer: (b)

**The salary of an employee increases consistently by 50% every year. If his salary today is Rs. 10,000, what will be the salary after another 4 years? **

(a) Rs. 62,500

(b) Rs. 26,500

(c) Rs. 50,625

(d) Rs. 33,750

(e) None of these

Answer: (c)

**In how many different ways can the letters of the word CORPORATION be arranged in such a way that the vowels always come together? **

(a) 840

(b) 86400

(c) 8400

(d) 1440

(e) None of these

Answer: (e)

**The wheat sold by a grocer contained 10% low quality wheat. What quantity of good quality wheat should be added to 150 kgs of wheat so that the percentage of low quality wheat becomes 5%? **

(a) 150 kgs

(b) 135 kgs

(c) 50 kgs

(d) 85 kgs

(e) None of these

Answer: (a)

**In how many different ways can the letters of the word JUDGE be arranged in such a way that the vowels always come together? **

(a) 48

(b) 124

(c) 120

(d) 160

(e) None of these

Answer: (a)

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