# SSC MTS 2017 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 21-SEPTEMBER-2017 Shift-3

# (NUMERICAL APTITUDE)

## ::Numerical Aptitude::

**QID : 226 - Which smallest number must be subtracted from 400, so that the resulting number is completely divisible by 7?**

1) 6

2) 1

3) 2

4) 4

**Correct Answer: 1**

**QID : 227 - The sum of three consecutive even integers is 84. Which is the least integer among them?**

1) 28

2) 30

3) 32

4) 26

**Correct Answer: 26**

**QID : 228 - A number exceeds its 1/6 by 30. What is the number?**

1) 120

2) 150

3) 36

4) 24

**Correct Answer: 36**

**QID : 229 - What is the digit in unit's place of the product 51 x 52 x 53 …… 59?**

1) 0

2) 4

3) 3

4) 6

**Correct Answer: 0**

**QID : 230 -**

1) 64

2) 128

3) 512

4) 256

**Correct Answer: 512**

**QID : 231 - How many numbers less than 200 are multiples of both 5 and 6?**

1) 21

2) 7

3) 9

4) 6

**Correct Answer: 6**

**QID : 232 - Working 10 hours a day, Aman can complete a piece of work in 18 days. How many hours a day should he work so as to finish the work in 15 days?**

1) 10

2) 12

3) 16

4) 18

**Correct Answer: 12**

**QID : 233 - A can do a piece of work in 10 days and B in 12 days. With help of C, they finish the work in 4 days. In how many days C alone can do the same work?**

1) 12

2) 15

3) 18

4) 24

**Correct Answer: 15**

**QID : 234 - The lengths of two diagonals of a rhombus are 24 cm and 32 cm. What is the side (in cm) of the rhombus?**

1) 20

2) 40

3) 20√2

4) 40√2

**Correct Answer: 20**

**QID : 235 - The marked price of a chair is Rs 550 and a discount of 20% is given on it. What is the selling price (in Rs)?**

1) 440

2) 430

3) 470

4) 390

**Correct Answer: 440**

**QID : 236 - The marked price of an article is Rs 960 and it is sold at a discount of Rs 192. What is the discount percentage?**

1) 15

2) 20

3) 25

4) 30

**Correct Answer: 20**

**QID : 237 - If A : B = 1 : 4 and B : C = 2 : 3, then what is A : B : C?**

1) 1 : 4 : 6

2) 2 : 8 : 7

3) 2 : 8 : 5

4) 1 : 4 : 5

**Correct Answer: 1 : 4 : 6**

**QID : 238 - If x/y = 2/3, then what is the ratio of (3x + 2y) and (3x – y)?**

1) 4 : 1

2) 3 : 1

3) 2 : 1

4) 4 : 3

**Correct Answer: 4 : 1**

**QID : 239 - The average of 21 numbers is 12. The average of the first 11 numbers is 9 and the average of the last 11 numbers is 15. What is the value of the middle number?**

1) 10

2) 11

3) 12

4) 13

**Correct Answer: 12**

**QID : 240 - If the rice is sold at Rs 56 per kg, there would be a 40% loss. To earn a profit of 20% what should be the price of rice (per kg)?**

1) 112

2) 108

3) 116

4) 124

**Correct Answer: 112**

**QID : 241 - If the profit is 20%, then what will be the ratio of cost price to selling price respectively?**

1) 4 : 5

2) 5 : 6

3) 2 : 5

4) 3 : 4

**Correct Answer: 5 : 6**

**QID : 242 - In a school 60% of the students are girls. If number of boys is 480, then what is the total number of students in the school?**

1) 1200

2) 840

3) 96

4) 1320

**Correct Answer: 1200**

**QID : 243 - If one-third of a number is 45, then what will be the 45% of that number?**

1) 60.75

2) 58.25

3) 61.25

4) 70.75

**Correct Answer: 60.75**

**QID : 244 - Speeds of a boat along the current and against the current are 14 km/hr and 7 km/hr respectively. What is the speed of boat (in km/hr) in still water?**

1) 3.5

2) 7.5

3) 10.5

4) 9.5

**Correct Answer: 10.5**

**QID : 245 - A person goes from point N to P and comes back. His average speed for the whole journey is 60 km/hr. If his speed while going from N to P is 40 km/hr, then what will be the speed of the person (in km/hr) while coming back from P to N?**

1) 80

2) 100

3) 120

4) 140

**Correct Answer: 120**

**QID : 246 - A certain principal is invested in a scheme of compound interest. The amount obtained after 1 year is Rs 2400 and the amount obtained after 2 years is Rs 2880. What is the rate of interest (in percentage)?**

1) 20

2) 15

3) 25

4) 10

**Correct Answer: 20**

**QID : 247 -**

**In how many years from 2009 to 2015 the increase in profit with respect to previous years is more than 30 crores?**

1) 3

2) 2

3) 5

4) 1

**Correct Answer: 3**

**QID : 248 -**

**What is the percentage increase in profit in the year 2010 in comparison to the previous year?**

1) 20

2) 12

3) 10

4) 25

**Correct Answer: 10**

**QID : 249 -**

**The profit in 2015 is what percent of the profit in 2014?**

1) 75

2) 115

3) 135

4) 125

**Correct Answer: 125**

**QID : 250 -**

**What is the average profit per year from 2011 to 2015?**

1) 398

2) 406

3) 384

4) 387

**Correct Answer: 398**

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