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**Directions (1–5): Study the table & answer the questions that follow:**

**Net Profit = OPBDIT – Depreciation – Interest – Tax**

**OPBDIT: Operating profit before depreciation, interest & tax**

**Q1. For which year is the operating profit after interest and tax but before depreciation the highest?**

(a) 2002

(b) 2003

(c) 2001

(d) 2000

(e) None of these

**Q2. What is the approximate difference between the percentage increase in net profit for the period 1999-2000 and the OPBDIT for the period 1999-2000?**

(a) 30%

(b) 39%

(c) 23%

(d) 27%

(e) 49%

**Q3. Which of the following has witnessed a growth across all the years?**

(a) Depreciation & OPBDIT

(b) Depreciation & net profit

(c) Tax and Depreciation

(d) Net profit & other income

(e) Tax and net-profit

**Q4. Assuming that the amount depreciated in any year is a percentage of the OPBDIT acquired by the company in the previous year, in which year did the company see the maximum percentage of depreciation?**

(a) 2003

(b) 2001

(c) 2002

(d) 2000

(e) Can’t determine

**Q5. The average net profit for the period 1999-2003 is what % of the average interest for the same period? (Calculate up to two decimal points)**

(a) 147.28%

(b) 140.35%

(c) 126.46%

(d) 157.30%

(e) None of these

**Q6. PBA and PDC are two secants. AD is the diameter of the circle with centre at O. ∠A= 40°, ∠P = 20°**

**Quantity 1: ∠DBC**

**Quantity 2: ∠ADB**

(a) Quantity I > Quantity II

(b) Quantity I < Quantity II

(c) Quantity I ≥ Quantity II

(d) Quantity I ≤ Quantity II

(e) Quantity I = Quantity II or No relation

**Q7. Quantity 1: Height of the tank if the volume of cylindrical tank is 12320 cubic cm. Its radius and height are in the ratio of 7 : 10 respectively. **

**Quantity 2: Level kerosene in the jar. A conical vessel of base radius 2 cm and height 3 cm is filled with kerosene. This liquid leaks through a hole in the bottom and collects in a cylindrical jar of radius 2 cm.**

(a) Quantity I > Quantity II

(b) Quantity I < Quantity II

(c) Quantity I ≥ Quantity II

(d) Quantity I ≤ Quantity II

(e) Quantity I = Quantity II or No relation

**Q9. A man who swim 48m/minute in still water, swims 200m against the current and 200m with the current. The difference between the time taken by him against the stream and with the stream is 10 minutes. **

**Quantity 1: speed of current. **

**Quantity 2: Speed of a man who completes 3 rounds of a circular path of radius 49 m in 14 minutes.**

(a) Quantity I > Quantity II

(b) Quantity I < Quantity II

(c) Quantity I ≥ Quantity II

(d) Quantity I ≤ Quantity II

(e) Quantity I = Quantity II or No relation

**Directions (10): A shopkeeper defrauds both the dealer and the customer by measuring weights incorrectly. When he is purchasing items from the dealer, he takes 20% more then the indicated weight and when he is selling them to the customer, he gives 20% less than the indicated weight.**

**Q10. If the price that the shopkeeper charges his customer is the same as what the dealer charges the shopkeeper, then what profit percentage does the shopkeeper make ?**

(a) 50%

(b) 30%

(c) 40%

(d) 60%

(e) None of these

**Q11. A garment company declared 17% discount for wholesale buyers. Mr Sameer bought garments from the company for Rs. 1660 after getting discount. He fixed up the selling price of garments in such a way that he earned a profit of 7% on original company price. What is the selling price ?**

(a) Rs. 2130

(b) Rs. 2140

(c) Rs. 2410

(d) Rs. 2310

(e) None of these

**Directions (12-13): Two trains start together from a Station A in the same direction. The second train can cover 1.25 times the distance of first train in the same time. Half an hour later, a third train starts from same station and in the same direction. It overtakes the second train exactly 90 minutes after it overtakes the first train.**

**Q12. What is the speed of third train, if the speed of the first train is 40 Km/hr?**

(a) 20 Km/hr

(b) 50 Km/hr

(c) 60 Km/hr

(d) 80 Km/hr

(e) none of these

**Q13. What is the distance covered by third train till the time it overtakes the second train?**

(a) 160 kms.

(b) 150 kms.

(c) 140 kms.

(d) 130 kms.

(e) None of these

**Directions (14-15): There are 500 rooms in a multi-floored hotel. However, due to a change in rule, the hotel has to decrease the number of floors by 5. However, the management is able to put 5 more rooms in each floor. Over all, the number of rooms in the hotel decreases by 10%. **

**Q14. What is the number of floors and the number of rooms/floor the hotel originally had?**

(a) 10 floors 50 rooms

(b) 20 floors 20 rooms

(c) 20 floors 25 rooms

(d) 50 floors 10 rooms

(e) none of these

**Q15. If the hotel has to increase the total no. of rooms to 600, then what is the additional number of rooms the hotel must put in each floor?**

(a) 20

(b) 15

(c) 10

(d) 25

(e) None of these

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