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A man walked diagonally across a square lot. Approximately, what was the percent saved by not walking along the edges?

A) 30 B) 40
C) 50 D) 60

Answer:   A) 30



Explanation:

Let the side of the square(ABCD) be x meters.

 

Then, AB + BC = 2x metres.

 

AC = 2x = (1.41x) m.

 

Saving on 2x metres = (0.59x) m.

 

Saving % =0.59x2x*100 = 30% (approx)

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The area of a field in the shape of a regular hexagon is 2400√3 sq.m. The cost of fencing the field at Rs. 16.80/metre is:

 

A) 4,536   B) 3,024  
C) 4,032   D) 3,528  
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 4,032  

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Two circles of radii 7 cm and 5 cm intersect each other at A and B, and the distance between their centres is 10 cm. The length (incm) of the common chord AB is:

 

A) 3√66/5 B) 4√66/5
C) 2√74/5 D) 3√74/5
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 4√66/5

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The chords AB and CD ofa circle intersect at E. IfAE = 12 cm, BE = 20.25 cm and CE = 3 DE,thenthe length (in cm) of CE is:

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A) 27 B) 25.5
C) 18 D) 28.5
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 27

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The length and breadth of a rectangular field is in the of ratio 3:2. If the area of the field is 1350 sq.m, then the cost of fencing it at ₹30/m will be:

 

A) ₹ 5,680 B) ₹ 4,500
C) ₹ 4,000 D) ₹ 5,240
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) ₹ 4,500

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The diagonal of a square A is (a + b) units. What is the area (in square units) of the square drawn on the diagonal of square B whose area is twice the area of A?

 

A) (a + b)^2 B) 4(a + b)^2
C) 8(a + b)^2 D) 2(a + b)^2
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 2(a + b)^2

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Sides AB and DC of cyclic quadrilateral ABCD are produced to meet at E, and sides AD and BC are produced to meet at F. If BAD=102°andBEC=38° then the difference between ADC andAFB is:

 

A) 21^\circ B) 31^\circ
C) 22^\circ D) 23^\circ
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 22^\circ

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D is the midpoint of side BC of .ABC Point E lies on AC such that CE=13AC . BE and AD intersect at G. What is AGGD?

 

A) 5 : 2 B) 8 : 3
C) 3 : 1 D) 4 : 1
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 4 : 1

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The area of the four walls of a room having length 6 m, breadth 4 m and height 4 m, is:

 

A)  50 sq.m B) 60 sq.m
C) 40 sq.m D) 80 sq.m
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 80 sq.m

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