##### Percentage

In an election between two candidates, one got 55% of the total valid votes, 20% of the votes were invalid. If the total number of votes was 7500, what was the number of the valid votes that the other candidate got? **[2017/16]**

2800

2700

2100

2500

what is the 0.5% of 100,000?**[2016]**

0.05

0.50

50

500

What 10,000 is increased by 0.1% we get,**[2015]**

10001

10010

10100

11000

60 is 80% of which number? **[2015]**

60

72

75

80

If 6 is 24% of a number, which is 40% of the same number?**[2015]**

8

10

15

20

18% of the student at a school are in year 8 and 16% of the students are in year 9. If the school has 126 year 8 students, determine the number of year 9 students.**[2014]**

108

110

112

114

Due to drop of 30% in price of mobile sets of a shop there was an increase in sales by 20% what is there effect on the mobile shop? **[2013]**

16% fail

15% fail

12% fail

10% fail

In a recent survey 80% of the community favoured building a police substation in their neighbourhoods. If 15 Citizens are chosen, what is the mean number favouring substantion? **[2013]**

12

15

8

10

If the number of people classified as unemployed is 20,000 and the number of people classified as employed as 23000. what is the unemployed rate?**[2013]**

8%

8.7%

9.2%

11.5%

10% of the voters did not cast their vote in an election between two candidates, 10% if the votes polled were found invalid. The successful candidate got 54% of the valid votes and won by a majority of 1620 votes. The number of voters enrolled on the voter list was.**[2012]**

25,000

33,000

35,000

40,000

Ram obtains 40% of the marks in a paper of 200 marks. Shyam is ahead of Ram by 25% of Ram's marks, while bhuvan is ahead a shyam by one ninth of his own marks. How many marks does Bhuwan get? **[2012]**

112.5

115

117

110

In an election, Congress secure 10% of the total voters more than Non Congress (consider only two parties in the election and everyone voting). If on congress got 126000 votes, by how many votes did it loss the election? **[2012]**

20,000

22,000

244,000

200,000

If the price of petrol increase by 25% and rajesh intend to spend only 15% more on petrol, by how much % should reduce the quantity of petrol that he buys? **[2012]**

5%

8%

9%

10%

If the cost of electricity increase by 30%, by what percent one should reduce his spend in order that spend electricity stays the same?**[2012]**

23.0%

25.5%

26%

33.33%

Arun spent 25% of his pocket money, and has Rs 125 left, How much has he at first? **[2012]**

120

144.45

166.66

175.67

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On my sister's 15^{th} birthday, she was 159 cm in height, having growth 6% since the year before. How tall was she the previous year?**[2012]**

140

150

160

165

If 4% of (p + q) is 8 and p is positive integer, what is the greatest possible value of q? **[2011]**

186

197

199

200

A jar contains 24 blue balls and 40 red balls. which one of the following is 50% of the blue balls? **[2011]**

10

11

12

13

A co. Report that 1800 units of products were found defective. If this represents 5% of total units exported **[2008]**

36000

38000

40000

45000

If a shirt for $18 is marked up to $20 then the percentage increase is equal to **[2008]**

11%

11.11%

12%

9%

There are 50 students enrolled in computer. Of the enrolled students 90% appeared in a final exam. Two third of the student attending the final exam are passed. How many students passed the final exam?**[2007]**

30

33

34

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A company reports that 2000 electronics part were found defective. If this represents 5% of the total shipment. How many of these parts were shipped?**[2007]**

40,000

30,000

20,000

10,000

A company reports that 2000 electronic part were found defective. If this represent 6.25% of the total shipment, How many of these parts were shipped?**[2006]**

12000

17000

32000

34000

Mr.Mahesh Joshi invested Rs 1,00,000 partly in 10% stock at 96 and the rest in 11.25% stock at 117. What amount he invested in each stock, If he receives the same income from each? **[2002]**

Rs 48000 and Rs 52000

Rs 40000 and Rs 60000

Rs 45000 and Rs 55000

Rs 44000 and Rs 56000