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Fresh fruit contains 68% water and dry fruit contains 20% water. How much dry fruit can be obtained from 100 kg of fresh fruits ?

A) 20 B) 30
C) 40 D) 50

Answer:   C) 40



Explanation:

The fruit content in both the fresh fruit and dry fruit is the same.

 

Given, fresh fruit has 68% water.so remaining 32% is fruit content. weight of fresh fruits is 100kg

 

Dry fruit has 20% water.so remaining 80% is fruit content.let weight if dry fruit be y kg.

 

Fruit % in freshfruit = Fruit% in dryfruit 

 

Therefore, (32/100) x 100 = (80/100 ) x y 

 

we get, y = 40 kg.

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An article is sold for ₹ 547.40 after successive discounts of 30% and 15%. What is the market price of the article?

 

A) ₹940 B) ₹900
C) ₹920 D) ₹960
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) ₹920

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The price of sugar is increased by 17%. A person wants to increase his expenditure by 7% only. By what percentage, correct to one decimal place, should he reduce his consumption?

 

A) 8.3% B) 8.1%
C) 8.7% D) 8.5%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 8.5%

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An article is sold for ₹612 after successive discounts of 25% and x%. If the marked price of the article is ₹960, what is the value of x?

 

A) 10 B) 15
C) 12 D) 14
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 15

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Anu fixes the selling price of an article at 25% above its cost of production. If the cost of production goes up by 20% and she raises the selling price by 10%, then her percentage profit is (correct to one decimal place):

 

A) 16.4% B) 14.6%
C) 13.8% D) 15.2%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 14.6%

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Anu fixes the selling price of an article at 25% above its cost of production. If the cost of production goes up by 20% and she raises the selling price by 10%, then her percentage profit is (correct to one decimal place):

 

A) 16.4% B) 14.6%
C) 13.8% D) 15.2%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 14.6%

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If the selling price of 40 articles is equal to the cost price of 50 articles, then the percentage loss or gain is:

 

A) 20% loss B) 25% loss
C) 20% gain D) 25% gain
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 25% gain

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Table shows the percentage distribution of the expenditure incurred on different items for publishing a book.

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Expenditure on Royalty is less than that on Printing by:

A) 10% B) 20%
C) 25% D) 15%
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 25%

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The difference between compound interest and simple interest on ₹x at 15% per annum for 2 years is ₹9. What is the value of x?

 

A) 600 B) 400
C) 450 D) 500
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 400

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