# Mathematics-Direct and Inverse Proportions [NSTSE (National Science Talent Search Exam- Unified Council) Class 8]: Questions 1 - 8 of 90

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## Question 1

Direct and Inverse Proportions
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42 men can complete a piece of work in 6 days. How many men can complete the same work in 18 days?

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Choice (4)Response
a.12
b.126
c.18
d.14

## Question 2

Direct and Inverse Proportions
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If , and , then the ratio of is:

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a.
b.
c.
d.

## Question 3

Direct and Inverse Proportions
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The ratio of third proportional to 24 and 60 and the mean proportional between 18 and 50 is:

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Choice (4)Response
a.3: 2
b.1: 5
c.5: 3
d.5: 1

## Question 4

Direct and Inverse Proportions
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x varies inversely as square of y. Given that for . The value of x for will be equal to:

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a.3
b.
c.
d.

## Question 5

Direct and Inverse Proportions
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If , then is equal to:

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a.
b.
c.
d.

## Question 6

Direct and Inverse Proportions
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A supplier undertook to do a certain piece of work in 36 days. He employed certain number of men, but 8 of them being absent from the very first day, the rest could finish the work in 54 days. The numbers of men originally employed were:

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Choice (4)Response
a.16
b.8
c.36
d.24

## Question 7

Direct and Inverse Proportions
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If , then is equal to:

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a.
b.
c.
d.

## Question 8

Direct and Inverse Proportions
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If the price of 15 pens is Rs. 187.5, what will be the approximate price of 18 pens?

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Choice (4)Response
a.225
b.215
c.154.5
d.275.5