Previous Year Mensuration Questions for SSC CGL/MTS/CPO Exams



Dear maths lovers, Let your practice begins in minuteness but ends in magnificence.It is impossible to study maths properly by just reading and listening. So, practise, practise & more practise. For that, we are providing here Quant Quiz of 15 questions on Mensuration, in accordance with the syllabus of SSC CGL.We have also provided Study Notes and quizzes on all the topics.
Q1. From a solid cylinder of height 10 cm and radius of the base 6 cm, a cone of the same height and the same base is removed. The volume of the remaining solid is:
(a) 240 π cu. cm
(b) 5280 cu. cm
(c) 620 π cu. cm
(d) 360 π cu. cm
Q2. Water flows into a tank which is 200 m long and 150 m wide, through a pipe of cross-section 0.3m × 0.2m at 20 km/hour. Then the time (in hours) for the water level in the tank to reach 8m is
(a) 50
(b) 120
(c) 150
(d) 200


Q4. A cone of height 15 cm and base diameter 30 cm is carved out of a wooden sphere of radius 15 cm. The percentage of wasted wood is:
(a) 75%
(b) 50%
(c) 40%
(d) 25%
Q7. In a cylindrical vessel of diameter 24 cm filled up with sufficient quantity of water, a solid spherical ball of radius 6 cm is completely immersed. Then the increase in height of water level is:
(a) 1.5cm
(b) 2 cm
(c) 3 cm
(d) 4.2 cm


Q12. If the radius of a cylinder is decreased by 50% and the height is increased by 50% to form a new cylinder, the volume will be decreased by
(a) 0%
(b) 25%
(c) 62.5%
(d) 75%
Q15. A well 20 m in diameter is dug 14 m deep and the earth taken out is spread all around it to a width of 5 m to form an embankment. The height of the embankment is:
(a) 10 m
(b) 11 m
(c) 11.2 m
(d) 11.5 m













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