# Mathematics-Percentage (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 1 - 6 of 18

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## Question number: 1

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

A rise of 25 % in the price of grapes compels a person to buy 1.5 kg of grapes less for Rs. 240. Then, the original price of grapes per kg is

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 28 | |

b. | Rs. 32 | |

c. | Rs. 30 | |

d. | Rs. 40 |

## Question number: 2

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

A man buys 4 tables and 5 chairs for Rs. 1000. If he sells the tables at 10 % profit and chairs 20 % profit, he earns a profit of Rs. 120. What is the cost of one table?

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 220 | |

b. | Rs. 200 | |

c. | Rs. 240 | |

d. | Rs. 260 |

## Question number: 3

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

3 L of water is added to 5 L of a 20 % solution of alcohol in the water. The strength of the alcohol is now

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | 27.5% | |

b. | 12.5% | |

c. | 20%
| |

d. | 28.5% |

## Question number: 4

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

A dealer buys an article listed at Rs. 100 and gets two successive discounts of 10 % and 20%. He spends 10 % of the cost price on transport etc. At what price should he sell the article to earn a profit of 15%?

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 91.10 | |

b. | Rs. 91.08 | |

c. | Rs. 90 | |

d. | Rs. 91 |

## Question number: 5

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

The daily wages of a worker increase by 20 % but the number of hours worked by them also dropped by 20%. If originally he was getting Rs. 200 per week, his wage per week now is

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 210 | |

b. | Rs. 192 | |

c. | Rs. 198 | |

d. | Rs. 160 |

## Question number: 6

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

What should the seller marked the price of a watch purchased at Rs. 380, so that giving 5 % discounts, there is a profit of 25%

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 450 | |

b. | Rs. 500 | |

c. | Rs. 600 | |

d. | Rs. 400 |