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Question number: 83
» Mathematics » Statistics
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The mean of 78 numbers is 27. If each observation is divided by 3, the new mean is
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  9 

b.  27 

c.  18 

d.  None of the above 

Question number: 84
» Mathematics » Percentage
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If cost price of 20 articles is equal to selling price of 12 articles, then the profit percentage is
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  33.3% 

b.  66.7% 

c.  28% 

d.  50% 

Question number: 85
» Mathematics » Trigonometry
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In the figure below, PQ = QS, QR = RS and ∠SRQ = 100°. Find the value of ∠QPS.
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  40° 

b.  15° 

c.  35° 

d.  20° 

Question number: 86
» Mathematics » Statistics
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If the mean and median of a set of numbers are 8.9 and 9 respectively, then the mode will be
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  8.2 

b.  9.2 

c.  10.2 

d.  7.2 

Question number: 87
» Mathematics » Probability
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If an alphabet is selected from English alphabet, then probability of selecting a vowel is
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  16/26 

b.  5/26 

c.  5/21 

d.  21/26 

Question number: 88
» Mathematics » Quadratic Equations
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If a and b are the roots of the equation, then the value of ) is equal to
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Choice (4)  Response  

a. 


b. 


c.  5 

d.  All of the above 

Question number: 89
» Mathematics » Percentage
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A shopkeeper purchased 300 pens and sold one out of four pens at no loss or profit. He sold the remaining pens at a profit of 20%. What is his overall profit or loss per cent on the whole transaction?
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Choice (4)  Response  

a.  12 % profit 

b.  15 % loss 

c.  15 % profit 

d.  12 % loss 
