SSC Quiz – Numerical Ability – I

Dear readers,

We are presenting you a Numerical Ability quiz, which will be helpful in your upcoming exams. So please solve the quiz and post the correct ans in the comment section. Soon we will published the correct answers. 

1. The number 0.121212 …….. in the form p/q is equal to:

(1) 4/11
(2) 2/11

(3) 4/33

(4) 2/33

2. The greatest number, which when subtracted from 5834, gives a number exactly divisible by each of 20, 28, 32 and 35 is:

(1) 1120

(2) 4714

(3) 5200

(4) 5600

3. The
ninth term of the sequence 0, 3, 8, 15, 24, 35, ….. is:

(1) 63

(2) 70

(3) 80

(4) 99

4. 0.125
+ 0.027/ 0.25 – 0.15 + 0.09

(1) 0.3

(2) 0.5

(3) 0.8

(4) 0.9

5. The
sum of the series (1 + 0.6 + 0.06 + 0.006 + 0.0006 + …..) is

(1) 1 2/3

(2) 1 1/3

(3) 2 1/3

(4) 2 2/3

6. A
drum of kerosene is 3/4 full. When 30 L of kerosene is drawn from it, it
remains 7/12 full. The capacity of the drum is:

(1) 120 L

(2) 135 L

(3) 150 L

(4) 180 L

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

(1) Rs 2600

(2) Rs 2700

(3) Rs 2800

(4) Rs 3000

8. A
manufacturer marked an article at Rs 50 and sold it allowing 20% discount. If
his profit was 25%, then the cost price of the article was:

(1) Rs 40

(2) Rs 35

(3) Rs 32

(4) Rs 30

9. 1.14
expressed as a per cent of 1.9 is:

(1) 6%

(2) 10%

(3) 60%

(4) 90%

10. A
sum of money at compound interest doubles itself in 15 yr. It will become eight
times of itself in:

(1) 45 yr

(2) 48 yr

(3) 54 yr

(4) 60 yr

Answers:

Qs 1 (3)   Qs 2 (2)   Qs 3 (3)   Qs 4 (3)   Qs 5 (1)  

Qs 6 (4)  Qs 7 (2)  Qs 8 (3)   Qs 9 (3)    Qs 10 (1) 

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