**Percentage Quantitative Aptitude – MCQ Questions Answers**

**1)Two numbers are respectively 20% and 50% more than the third number. What % is the first number of the second ?**

a) 40%

b) 50%

c) 80%

d) 70%

**2) 50% of a% of b is 75% of b% of c. Which of the following is c?**

(a) 1.5a (b) 0.667a

(c) 0.5a (d) 1.25a

**3) If 10% of an electricity bill is deducted, Rs 45 is still to be paid. How much was the bill ?**

a) Rs 50

b) Rs 40

c) Rs 35

d) Rs 54

**4) A reduction of 50 paisa per dozen in the price of eggs means that a dozen more eggs can be bought for Rs 78. Find the original price of eggs per dozen ?**

a) Rs 5.00

b) Rs 4.00

c) Rs 6.00

d) Rs 6.50

**5) Last year, the Indian cricket team played 40 one-day cricket matches out of which they managed to ****win only 40%. This year, so far it has played some matches, which has made it mandatory for it to win 80% of the remaining matches to maintain its existing winning percentage. Find the number of matches played by India so far this year.**

(a) 30

(b) 25

(c) 28

(d) Insufficient Information

**6) Water tax is increased by 20% but its consumption is decreased by 20%. Then, the increase or decrease in expenditure of the money is**

a) No change

b) 5% decrease

c) 4% increase

d) 4% decrease

**7) Raman salary was decreased by 50% and subsequently increased by 50%. He has a loss of**

a) 0%

b) 25%

c) 0.25%

d) 2.5%

**8) The price of rice falls by 20%. How much rice can be bought now with the money that was ****sufficient to buy 20 kg of rice previously?**

(a) 5 kg

(b) 15 kg

(c) 25 kg

(d) 30 kg

**9) A debtor can be pay 87 paisa in the rupee, but if his creditors would take 20% of his debts, he could pay them and have Rs 42 left. His debts and assests respectively are**

a) Rs 600,522

b) Rs 500,521

c) Rs 400,520

d) 1000,525

**10) Madan’s salary is 25% of Ram’s salary is 40% of Sudin’s salary. If the total salary of all the three for a month is Rs 12000.How much did Madan earn that month ?**

a) Rs 800

b) Rs 8000

c) Rs 600

d) Rs 850

**11) There are 600 boys in a hostel. Each plays either hockey or football or both. If 75% plays hockey and 45% play football, How many boys plays both ?**

a) 48

b) 60

c) 80

d) 120

**12) In the year 2000, the luxury car industry had two car manufacturers****—****Maruti and Honda with ****market shares of 25% and 75% respectively. In 2001, the overall market for the product increased ****by 50% and a new player BMW also entered the market and captured 15% of the market share. If ****we know that the market share of Maruti increased to 50% in the second year, the share of Honda ****in that year was:**

(a) 50%

(b) 45%

(c) 40%

(d) 35%

**13) The income of a broker remains unchanged though the rate of commission is increased from 4% to 5%. The percentage of slump in business is**

a) 1%

b) 8%

c) 20%

d) 80%

**14) A man earns x% on the first income of Rs 2000 and y% on the rest on his income. If he earns Rs 700 from Rs 4000 and Rs 900 from Rs 5000 of income, then x is**

a) 20%

b) 15%

c) 25%

d) None of these

**15) A cricket team won 40% of the total number of matches it played during a year. If it lost 50% of the matches played and 20 matches were drawn, the total number of matches played by the team during the year was**

a) 200

b) 100

c) 50

d) 40