**Directions (1-5): Paragraph given below gives information of income, expenditure and saving of three friends, read the paragraph carefully and answer the following questions.**

Three friends Deepak, Ankit and Shivam spent money in the ratio 2:5:3 and ratio of saving of Deepak to Shivam and income of Ankit to Shivam is 10:7 and 3:2 respectively. Ankit’s saving is 100% more than his expenditure and average saving of Shivam and Ankit is Rs. 8500. (Income = Expenditure + Saving)

**Q1. If income and expenditure of Deepak is increases by 10% and 20%, find percentage increase in his saving?**

(a) 10% increase

(b) 8% increase

(c) 4% decrease

(d) 1% decrease

(e) None of these.

**Q2. Expenditure of Shivam is what percent of his income?**

(a) 20%

(b) 60%

(c) 30%

(d) 15%

(e) 12%

**Q3. What is the ratio of average saving of Deepak and Ankit to income of Shivam?**

(a) 1:2

(b) 2:3

(c) 3:1

(d) 1:3

(e) 1:1

**Q4. If Ankit spent 15% of his income on rent and 35% of his expenditure on food and rest he spent on other expenses, find how much he spent on other expenses?**

(a) Rs. 1000

(b) Rs. 1750

(c) Rs. 2250

(d) Rs. 1500

(e) Rs. 750

**Q5. What is average income of Deepak, Ankit and Shivam?**

(a) Rs. 11333.33

(b) Rs. 12333.33

(c) Rs.11366.67

(d) Rs.12366.67

(e) None of these

**Q6. Amit starts doing a work and after 15 days of continuous work he completed 62.5% of total work. If the remaining work is completed by Amit with the help of Hemant in 6 days, find the ratio between the efficiency of Amit and Hemant.**

(a) 1 :2

(b) 1 :3

(c) 2 :3

(d) 2 :1

(e) 3 :1

**Q7. A person invests his money in two schemes. He invested Rs (X+20000) in scheme A at 10% SI for 3 years and Rs X in scheme B at 15% SI for 3 years. If after 3 years he got total Rs 36000 interest. Find value of X.**

(a) Rs 25000

(b) Rs 35000

(c) Rs 50000

(d) Rs 45000

(e) Rs 40000

**Q8. A person marks his goods 40% above the cost price. He sold half of his goods at a discount of 20%, one-fourth of the goods at marked price and the remaining at cost price. Find profit percentage.**

(a) 16%

(b) 24%

(c) 12%

(d) 32%

(e) 26%

**Q9. How many words can be formed using the word MISSISSIPPI.**

(a) 54300

(b) 34650

(c) 12640

(d) 33640

(e) 13600

**Q10. Two boats X and Y starts from point A and point B respectively towards each other in a straight path. Speed of the current is 15 kmph and speed of boat in still water for boat X and boat Y are 25 kmph and 20 kmph respectively. If distance between A and B is 80 km and boat X move in downstream, find after how much time they meet?**

(a) 14/9 hours

(b) 16/9 hours

(c) 2 hours

(d) 3 hours

(e) 13/9 hours

**Directions (11-15): What value should come in place of (?) in the following questions?**

**Q11. 4900 ÷ 28 × 444 ÷ 12 – 6450 = (?)²**

(a) 6

(b) 7

(c) 5

(d) 4

(e) 8

**Q12. 38% of 250 – 85% of 560 + 13 × ?= 61 **

(a) 34

(b) 26

(c) 12

(d) 28

(e) 32

**Q13. **

(a) 5/2

(b) 4

(c) 3/2

(d) 1/2

(e) 2

**Q14. √? × 12 – 26% of 1650 + 19 = 13 × 34 **

(a) 4900

(b) 5041

(c) 5329

(d) 5476

(e) 5625

**Q15. 575 × 24 ÷ 8 – (5)³ = (?)² **

(a) 40

(b) 45

(c) 50

(d) 55

(e) 35

**Solutions**