**1. If the price of sugar is raised by 60%, by how much per cent must a person reduce his consumption so as not to increase his expenditure on sugar?**

1) 30%

2) 37.5%

3) 60%

4) 40%

5) 62.5%

**2. Ramesh and Mohan can do a piece of work in 15 days. Ramesh is 5/3 times as efficient as Mohan. In how many days can Ramesh alone finish the work?**

1) 21 days

2) 24 days

3) 28 days

4) 30 days

5) None of these

**3. The sum of ages of three persons A, B and C together is 167 years. B is 17/12 times as old as A, and C is 44 years older than A. What is the age of B?**

1) 45 years

2) 48 years

3) 51 years

4) 60 years

5) 68 years

**4. Mixture A contains 40% milk and Mixture B contains 30%. A container is filled with seven parts of Mixture A and thirteen parts of Mixture B. Find the percentage of milk in the container?**

1) 32.5%

2) 33.5%

3) 35%

4) 37.5%

5) 36%

**5. Two stations A and B are 333 km apart. A train leaves station A for station B and at the same time another train leaves B for A. Both trains meet 4.5 hours after they start moving. If the train which starts from station A is 14 km/hr faster than the other one, what is the ratio of the speeds of both trains?**

1) 3 : 2

2) 5 : 3

3) 4 : 3

4) 7 : 4

5) None of these

**6. A shopkeeper has 120 kg sugar. He sells a certain amount of sugar at 20% profit and the rest at 55% loss. In the whole process his loss is 5%. Find the difference between the amount of sugar he sold at 20% profit and the amount he sold at 55% loss.**

1) 10 kg

2) 20 kg

3) 40 kg

4) 60 kg

5) 80 kg

**7. The length and breadth of a rectangular park are 100m and 400m respectively. If the area of a path which runs all along the perimeter inside the park is 1056 sqm, what is the width of the path?**

1) 4 metres

2) 5 metres

3) 6 metres

4) 7.5 metres

5) 8 metres

**8. A person can row 11 kmh–1 in still water. If he takes thrice as much to row up as to row down a river, what is the speed of the stream?**

1) 3 kmh–1

2) 4 kmh–1

3) 4.5 kmh–1

4) 5 kmh–1

5) 5.5 kmh–1

**9. A train after covering 1200 km meets with an accident and due to this it proceeds at 2/3 of its original speed and arrives at the station in 5 hours. Had the accident taken place after covering a distance of 300 km further, it would have arrived 2.5 hours earlier. What is the speed of the train?**

1) 30 kmh–1

2) 45 kmh–1

3) 48 kmh–1

4) 54 kmh–1

5) 60 kmh–1

**10. A person drives a certain distance on a car at the rate of 25 kmh–1 and returns to its starting point on a bicycle at the rate of 10 kmh–1. The whole journey took 11 hours and 12 minutes. Find the distance travelled by him on car.**

1) 40 km

2) 50 km

3) 60 km

4) 70 km

5) 80 km