# Comprehension and Problem Solving-Problems on Mixtures (Bank-PO (IBPS) Quantitative-Aptitude): Questions 1 - 5 of 7

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## Question number: 1

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Problems on Mixtures

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### Question

A mixture of 40 litres of spirit and water, contains 70 % spirit. How much water must be added to decrease the spirit personage from 70 to 40?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

5 litres

b.

20 litres

c.

30 litres

d.

40 litres

## Question number: 2

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Problems on Mixtures

Appeared in Year: 2015

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### Question

In a vessel there is 40 litres mixture of milk and water. There is 15 % water in the mixture. The milkman sells 10 litres of mixture to a customer and thereafter adds 12.5 litres of water to remaining mixture. What is the respective ratio of milk and water in new mixture? (SBI PO)

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

3: 2

b.

3: 4

c.

4: 3

d.

2: 3

## Question number: 3

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### Question

A bus that seats 150 passengers allows every passenger to each have luggage of up to 15 kg. If 120 people, with average weight of 70 kg per person, and one piece of luggage each that weighs an average of 12.5 kg, what would be the total load being carried by the bus in tons?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

Cannot be determined

b.

990 tons

c.

9.9 tons

d.

99 tons

## Question number: 4

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Appeared in Year: 2009

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### Question

In a mixture of milk and water the proportion of water by weight was 75%. If in the 60 gms mixture 15 gm water was added, what would be the percentage of water?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

75%

b.

90%

c.

None of the above

d.

100%

## Question number: 5

» Comprehension and Problem Solving » Problems on Mixtures

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### Question

A shopkeeper takes 10 liters of milk from a can containing 40 liters of pure milk and gives it to the 1st customer. He then adds 10 liters of water to the milk can. Again he sells 10 liters of mixture to the 3rd customer and then adds 10 liters of water to the can and so on. What amount of pure milk will the 5th customer receive?

### Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

b.

c.

d.

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