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

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## Question number: 13

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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

a.

20%

b.

25%

c.

8%

d.

2%

## Question number: 14

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Neither gain nor loss

b.

4 % loss

c.

4 % gain

d.

1 % loss

## Question number: 15

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

4 % more

b.

20 % more

c.

4 % less

d.

20 % less

## Question number: 16

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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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

10%

b.

25%

c.

50%

d.

75%

## Question number: 17

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Rs. 18.00

b.

Rs. 15.50

c.

Rs. 16.50

d.

Rs. 17.50

## Question number: 18

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

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Rs. 30

b.

Rs. 32

c.

Rs. 40

d.

Rs. 28

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