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is anybody solving nishit sinha for cat 14,i had afew doubts in geo advanced

lets solve it together

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anybody have nishit sinha quant LR and DI pdf kindley send it at ajaygpt28@gmail.com ........

thanks in advance

- add me as well.. puri.ritish@gmail.com. 06 Sep '14.

Are the answers given in advanced sec of book right ??

- hey if you have this book or any other by this writer in .... 05 Sep '14.
- srry @ajaygpt28 I don't have pdf file. 06 Sep '14.

hey if you have this book or any other by this writer in pdf format,could you please send it to me @ ajaygpt28@gmail.com

thanks in advance

A retailer keeps Reebok shoes, which are listed at a mark up of 10% above their factory price. However on Monday he realized the shortage of demand and hence decreased the list price by 10%. On the very next day, that is, Tuesday he realized that he is making a loss so he increased yhe list price by 10% again. He continues this trend indefinitely. On which day will he suffer a loss of more than 10% per shoe for the first time?

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Three hundred workers are set to build a dam.In 21 weeks they have done 60% of work, but subsequent rains lasting 4 weeks washed away 25% of what they had done. The job is resumed by 200 workers. What is the additional time it will take to complete the work?

plz add detailed solution.

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Percentages-Foundation sum 6.

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TSD NISHIT SINHA FOUNDATION - 14

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- yes hw ??. 19 Feb '14.
- a?. 19 Feb '14.

TSD NISHIT SINHA FOUNDATION - 12

4pm

4.30 pm

3 pm

2.30 pm ?

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- yes. how ? i m getting 2 pm .... 18 Feb '14.
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The sum of the lengths of the hypotenuse and one of the perpendicular sides of a right angled triangle is L. When the area of this triangle is maximum, the angle between the two sides is

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1) 45 degrees

2) 22.5 degrees

3) 60 degrees

4) None of these Skip

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let the three sides of the triangle be P,B and H.

p^2+B^2=H^2........eq1

A/Q P+H=L

so, H=L-P

substitute H in eq1

p=(L^2-B^2)/2L

area= 1/2*B*P

for Area to be max derivative will be 0.

which gives L^2=3*(B^2)

so, B = L/sqrt(3)

p=L/3

sin X=1/2

X=30 deg

hence ANS 4 None of these

The sum of the lengths of the hypotenuse and one of the perpendicular sides of a right angled triangle is L. When the area of this triangle is maximum, the angle between the two sides is

Please provide the approach as well

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