## Quant Quiz On Percentage Day 14 Bag

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**Veena bought a watch costing Rs. 1404 including sales tax at 8%. She asked the shopkeeper to reduce the price of the watch so that she can save the amount equal to the tax. The reduction of the price of the watch is?**

A. Rs.108

B. Rs.104

C. Rs.112

D. Rs.120

E. None of these**A Sales Executive gets a commission on total sales at 8%. If the sale is exceeded Rs.10,000 he gets an additional commission as a bonus of 4% on the excess of sales over Rs.10,000. If he gets the total commission of Rs.950, then the bonus he received is?**

A. 40

B. 50

C. 36

D. 48

E. None of these**In a College there are 1800 students. Last day except 4% of the boys all the students were present in the college. Today except 5% of the girls all the students are present in the college, but in both the days number of students present in the college, were same. The number of girls in the college is?**

A. 1000

B. 400

C. 800

D. 600

E. 1200**In a library 60% of the books are in Hindi, 60% of the remaining books are in English rest of the books are in Malayalam. If there are 4800 books in English, then the total number of books in Malayalam are?**

A. 3400

B. 3500

C. 3100

D. 3200

E.None of these**80% of a small number is 4 less than 40% of a larger number. The larger number is 125 greater than the smaller one. The sum of these two numbers is**

A. 325

B. 345

C. 355

D. 365

E. None of these**In a private company 60% of the employees are men and 48% of the employees are Engineer and 66.6% of Engineers are men. The percentage of women who are not engineers is?**

A. 60%

B. 50%

C. 55%

D. 65%

E. 45%**Initially, Suresh has Rs.200 in his paytm wallet then he increased it by 20%. Once again he increased his amount by 25%. The final value of money in his wallet will be how much % greater than the initial amount?**

A. 40%

B. 50%

C. 80%

D. 60%

E. None of these**Mr.Ramesh gives 10% of some amount to his wife and 10% of the remaining to hospital expenses and again 10% of the remaining amount to charity. Then he has only Rs.7290 with him. What is the initial sum of money with that person?**

A. Rs.8000

B. Rs.9000

C. Rs.10000

D. Rs.20000

E. Rs.17200**Initially, a shopkeeper had “x” pens. A customer bought 10% of pens from “x” then another customer bought 20% of the remaining pens after that one more customer purchased 25% of the remaining pens. Finally, shopkeeper is left with 270 pens in his shop. How many pens were there initially in his shop?**

A. 200

B. 800

C. 400

D. 600

E. 500**The cost of packaging of the oranges is 20% the cost of fresh oranges themselves. The cost of oranges increased by 30% but the cost of packaging decreased by 50%, then the percentage change of the cost of packed oranges, if the cost of packed oranges is equal to the sum of the cost of fresh oranges and cost of packaging**

A. 14.5%

B. 16.66%

C. 14.33%

D. 13.66%

E. None of these

**Cost Price of two laptops is same. One of the laptops is sold at a profit of 15% and the Selling Price of another one laptop is Rs. 3400 more than the first one. The net profit is 20%. What is the Cost Price of Each laptop?**

A.36000

B.40000

C.48000

D.34000

E.None of these**In an office there are 40% female employees. 50% of the male employees are UG graduates. The total 52% of employees are UG graduates out of 1800 employees. What is the number of female employees who are UG graduates?**

A. 362

B. 412

C. 396

D. 428

E. None of these**Ravi got 70% in English and 56% in Biology and the maximum marks of both papers is 100. What percent does he score in Maths, if he scores 60% marks in all the three subjects?. Maximum Marks of Maths paper is 200.**

A. 30%

B. 40%

C. 45%

D. 25%

E. 57%**Ankita is 25 years old. If Rahul’s age is 25% greater than that of Ankita then how much percent Ankita’s age is less than Rahul’s age?**

A. 40%

B. 35%

C. 10%

D. 20%

E.None of these**Mr.Ravi’s salary was reduced by 25% for three months. But after the three months, his salary was increased to the original salary. What is the percentage increase in salary of Mr.Ravi?**

A. 33.33%

B. 42.85%

C. 28.56%

D. 16.66%

E. None of these**In an election only two candidates A and B contested 30% of the voters did not vote and 1600 votes were declared as invalid. The winner, A got 4800 votes more than his opponent thus he secured 51% votes of the total voters on the voter list. Percentage votes of the loser candidate, B out of the total voters on the voter list is:**

A. 5.6%

B. 3%

C. 6.2%

D. 5%

E. 4.6%**In a school there are 2000 students. On January 2nd, all the students were present in the school except 4% of the boys and on January 3rd, all the students are present in the school except 28/3% of the girls, but in both the days number of students present in the school, were same. The number of girls in the school is?**

A. 400

B. 1200

C. 800

D. 600

E. None of these**A school has raised 75% of the amount it needs for a new building by receiving an average donation of Rs. 1200 from the parents of the students. The people already solicited represents the parents of 60% of the students. If the School is to raise exactly the amount needed for the new building, what should be the average donation from the remaining students to be solicited?**

A. Rs.800

B. Rs.900

C. Rs.850

D. Rs.600

E. Rs.720**The monthly income of Shyama and Kamal together is Rs.28000. The income of Shyama and Kamal is increased by 25% and 12.5% respectively. The new income of Kamal becomes 120% of the new salary of Shyama. What is the new income of Shyama?**

A. Rs.12000

B. Rs.18000

C. Rs.14000

D. Rs.16000

E. Rs.15000**500 kg of ore contained a certain amount of iron. After the first blast furnace process, 200 kg of slag containing 12.5% of iron was removed. The percentage of iron in the remaining ore was found to be 20% more than the percentage in the original ore. How many kg of iron were there in the original 500 kg ore?**

A. 54.2

B. 58.5

C. 46.3

D. 42.4

E. 89.2

**In a class of 60 students , 40% of the students passed in Reasoning, 5% of the students failed in Quants and Reasoning, and 20% of the students passed in both the subjects. Find the number of student passed only in Quants?**

1.17

2.33

3.23

4.37

5.None of these**The maximum marks per paper in 3 subjects in Mathematics , Physics and Chemistry are set in the ratio 1 : 2 : 3 respectively. Giri obtained 40% in Mathematics, 60% in Physics and 35% in Chemistry papers. What is overall percentage marks did he get overall?**

1.44%

2.32%

3.50%

4.60%

5.None of these**In an examination, 50% of the students passed in Science and 75% passed in Social, while 20% students failed in both the subjects. If 270 students passed in both subjects, find the total number of students who appeared in the exam?**

1.400

2.540

3.600

4.750

5.None of these**Fresh fruits contain 75% while dry fruits contain 20% water. If the weight of dry fruits is 300 kg, what was its total weight when it was fresh?**

1.900kg

2.850kg

3.920kg

4.960kg

5.None of these**In a college election 35% voted for Person A, whereas 42% voted for Person B. The remaining people were not vote to any person. If the difference between those who vote for Person B in the election and those who are uncertain was 570, how many people are participated in the college election?**

1.1500

2.2000

3.2100

4.1700

5.None of these**In a factory there are three types of bulbs L1, L2 and L3 which produces 20%, 15% and 32% of the total products respectively. L1, L2 and L3 produces 3%, 7% and 2% defective products, respectively. Find the percentage of non-defective products ?**

1.46%

2.30%

3.53%

4.64%

5.None of these**In a class of 500 students ,65% are boys. 20% of the girls and 40% of the boys failed the exam.Find the of students in the school passed the exam?**

1.335

2.270

3.400

4.362

5.None of these**The population of village increases at the rate of 6% per annum. There is an additional increase of 2% in the population due to rural development .Therefore the percentage increase in the population after 2 years will be**

1.15.46%

2.16.64%

3.14.46%

4.12.56%

5.None of these**The total salary of Guagn and Harish in an organization is Rs 30000. If the salary of Gugan increase by 5% and salary of Harish increase by 7%, then their total salary would increase to Rs 31800. Find the salary of Harish ?**

1.Rs.10,000

2.Rs.15,000

3.Rs.18,000

4.Rs.12,000

5.None of these**In an examination 70% candidates passed in prelims and 55% candidates passed in Mains. If 62% candidates passed in both these subjects, then what per cent of candidates failed in both the exams?**

1.37%

2.26%

3.43%

4.15%

5.None of these

**In a class, 60% of the students are boys and in an examination, 80% of the girls scored more than 40 marks(Maximum Marks:150). If 60% of the total students scored more than 40 marks in the same exam, what is the fraction of the boys who scored 40 marks or less.**

A.8/15

B.7/15

C.4/5

D.1/5**In an election 10% of the voters on the voters’ list did not cast votes and 60 voters cast their ballot papers blank. There were only two candidates. The winner was supported by 47% of all voters in the list and he got 308 votes more than his rival. The number of voters on the list was:**

A. 3600

B. 6200

C. 4575

D. 6028**Deepak was to get a 50% hike in his pay but the computer operator wrongly typed the figure as 80% and printed the new pay slip. He received this revised salary for three months before the organization realized the mistake. What percentage of his correct new salary will get in the fourth month, if the excess paid to him in the previous three months is to be deducted from his fourth month?**

A. 30%

B. 40%

C. 45%

D. 25%**The prices of two articles are in the ratio 3 : 4. If the price of the first article be increased by 10% and that of the second by Rs. 4, the original ratio remains the same. The original price of the second article is**

A. Rs.40

B. Rs.35

C. Rs.10

D. Rs.30**The ratio of the number of boys and girls in a school is 3:2. If 20% of the boys and 25% of the girls are scholarship holders, the percentage of the students who are not scholarship holders is**

A. 30%

B. 60%

C. 75%

D. 78%**Sohan spends 23% of an amount of money on an insurance policy, 33% on food, 19% on children’s education and 16% on recreation. He deposits the remaining amount of Rs. 504 in bank. How much total amount did he spend on food and insurance policy together?**

A. Rs.3146

B. Rs.3126

C. Rs.3136

D. Rs.3048**Deepika went to a fruit shop with a certain amount of money. She retains 15% of her money for auto fare. She can buy either 40 apples or 70 oranges with that remaining amount. If she buys 35 oranges, how many more apples she can buy?**

A. 35

B. 40

C. 15

D. 20**The price of a car is Rs. 4,50,000. It was insured to 80% of its price. The car was damaged completely in an accident and the insurance company paid 90% of the insurance. What was the difference between the price of the car and the amount received?**

A. Rs.1,76,375

B. Rs.3,24,000

C. Rs.1,82,150

D. Rs.1,26,000**The tank-full petrol in Arun’s motor-cycle last for 10 days. If he starts using 25% more every day, how many days will the tank-full petrol last?**

A.4

B.6

C.8

D.10**Last year there were 610 boys in a school. The number decreased by 20 percent this year. How many girls are there in the school if the number of girls is 175 percent of the total number of boys in the school this year ?**

A. 854

B. 848

C. 798

D. 782