**Directions (1-5): Study the given passage carefully and answer the questions.**

A shopkeeper bought a pen & a book for Rs 500. He marked pen by 20% above cost price which is same as discount percentage given on book. He gained 8% & 12% on pen & book respectively. his gain amount in entire transaction is equal to 10% of marked price of book.

**Q1. What is cost price of book? (in Rs)**

(a) 420

(b) 350

(c) 430

(d) 380

(e) 400

**Q2. Marked price of book is how much more than the selling price of pen? (in Rs)**

(a) 440

(b) 452

(c) 460

(d) 456

(e) 444

**Q3. What is ratio of selling price of pen to that of book?**

(a) 27 : 140

(b) 15 : 56

(c) 27 : 112

(d) 27 : 100

(e) 25 : 112

**Q4. What is average of marked price of pen & book?**

(a) 340

(b) 334

(c) 330

(d) 284

(e) 278

**Q5. If no discount was offered on both then his overall gain percent is approximately what percent more than his actual gain percent?**

(a) 100%

(b) 167%

(c) 150%

(d) 220%

(e) 200%

**Directions (6-10): In each of the following questions, two equations (I) and (II) are given. Solve the equations and mark the correct option:**

(a) if x>y

(b) if x≥y

(c) if x<y

(d) if x ≤y

(e) if x = y or no relation can be established between x and y.

**Q6**. I. x²+21x+108=0

II. y²+24y+143=0

**Q7**. I. x²=289

II. y = √289

**Q8**. I. x²-25x+156=0

II. y²-32y+255=0

**Q9**. I. x²+23x+130=0

II.y²+30y+224=0

**Q10**. I. x²-28x+195=0

II. y²-22y+117=0

**Directions (11-15): Following table DI gives the detail of magazines printed by five different companies and distributed among different distributors and answer the following question accordingly.**

**Note**:- magazines were equally distributed among the distributors of respective printing companies.

**Q11.What is the average no. of magazines distributed by companies Q, R and T among their respective distributors?**

(a) 2720

(b) 2640

(c) 2480

(d) 2960

(e) 3120

**Q12.Find the total numbers of distributors of magazines of company Q and T together? **

(a) 62

(b) 72

(c) 84

(d) 78

(e) 64

**Q13.Find the respective ratio of the total number of magazines distributed among the distributors of company R to that of the total no. of magazines distributed among distributors of company T?**

(a) 21:19

(b)19:21

(c) 17:21

(d) 21:17

(e) 17:23

**Q14.Find the average number of books distributed among the distributors by all the five companies together?**

(a) 2784

(b) 2664

(c) 2680

(d) 2756

(e) 2724

**Q15.Find the difference between total no. of distributors of magazines sold by companies P and Q together to the total no. of distributors of magazines sold by companies R and T together?**

(a) 38

(b) 34

(c) 36

(d) 42

(e) 40

**Solutions**