# Maths Quiz for SSC CGL

As we all know, Quantitative Aptitude or Numerical Aptitude is an important component of a number of competitive examinations such as the UPSC Civil Services Examination, Banking Entrance Examinations, SSC-CGL/CHSL Examination, MBA Entrance Examination, Combined Defence Services Examination, etc. In order to help you practice and improve your quantitative ability, we are providing you this Quantitative Aptitude Quiz.

Given below are a few questions from SSC examinations held in the last few years. Leave your answers/ responses in the comments section below and we’ll soon let you know the correct answers!

1. If A’s income is 50% less than that
of B’s, then B’s income is what percent more than that of A?

(a) 125                 (b)
100                                (c)
75                      (d) 50

2.  1.14 expressed as a percent of
1.9 is

(a)  6%                    (b) 10%                          (c) 60%                      (d) 90%

3. Two natural numbers are in the ratio of
3 : 5. And their product is 2160. The smaller number is

(a)  36
(b) 24                             (c) 18                     (d) 12

4. By selling an article, a man makes a
profit of 25% of its selling price. His profit

percent is

(a)  20                     (b) 25                    (c)   16 2/3                  (d) 33 1/3

5. By selling a bicycle for Rs.2850, a
shopkeeper gains 14%. If the profit is reduced to
8%, then the selling price will be

(a)  RS.2600      (b) RS. 2700          (c) RS. 2800      (d)
RS. 3000

1(b)     2(c)
3(a)     4(d)    5(b)