# Mathematics-Percentage (NTSE Stage-1 (State-Level) Scholastic-Aptitude & Language Comprehension): Questions 13 - 18 of 18

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## Question number: 13

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

A shopkeeper mixes 80 kg sugar worth of Rs. 6.75 per kg with 120 kg of sugar worth of Rs. 8 per kg. He earns a profit of 20 % by selling the mixture. He sells it at the rate

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 7.50 per kg | |

b. | Rs. 8.20 per kg | |

c. | Rs. 9 per kg | |

d. | Rs. 8.85 per kg |

## Question number: 14

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

A shopkeeper prefers to sell his goods at the cost price but uses a weight of 800 g instead of 1 kg. He earns profit of

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | 20% | |

b. | 25% | |

c. | 8% | |

d. | 2% |

## Question number: 15

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

A man sells fans at the same price on one he gained 20 % and loses 20 % on the other. His gain or loss is

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Neither gain nor loss | |

b. | 4 % loss | |

c. | 4 % gain | |

d. | 1 % loss |

## Question number: 16

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

The price of an item is increased by 20 % and then decreased by 20 % the final price as compared to original price is

### Choices

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

b. | 20 % more | |

c. | 4 % less | |

d. | 20 % less |

## Question number: 17

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

A man spends 75 % of his income. If his income is increased by 20 % and he increased his expenditure by 10%. His savings percentage is increased by

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | 10% | |

b. | 25% | |

c. | 75% | |

d. | Both a. and c. are correct |

## Question number: 18

» Mathematics » Percentage

### Question

The difference between a discount of 40 % on Rs. 1000 and two successive discounts of 35 % and 5 % on the same amount is

### Choices

Choice (4) | Response | |
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a. | Rs. 18.00 | |

b. | Rs. 15.50 | |

c. | Rs. 16.50 | |

d. | Rs. 17.50 |