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# Previous Year Percentage Quant Questions for SSC Tier-2 2017

Dear students, you know QUANT is a scoring portion and every chapter is important. So, we are providing 15 questions of Mensuration 3D for Quant. Solve all these quizzes every day so that you can improve your accuracy and speed. We also provide miscellaneous QUANT QUESTIONS .So you can practice the chapter that takes more time to solve the QUESTIONS.

Q1. The value of a car at the beginning of a year is 10% less than the value of the same car at the beginning of the previous year. If the car is valued at Rs. 1,45,800 on 1st January, 2000 what was its value on 1st January, 1997?
(a) Rs 200000
(b) Rs 250000
(c) Rs 185000
(d) None of these

Q2. In an examination 42% of the candidates failed in physics , 24% failed in Chemistry and 14% of the candidates failed in both the subjects. If 72 candidates passed in both, find the total number of candidates in the examination?
(a) 120
(b) 130
(c) 150
(d) 160

Q3. The number of students appeared from a school for the Madhyamik Examination in three consecutive years are in the ratio 7 : 8 : 10 and 75%, 87.5% and 93.75% of the students of respective years were successful. What is the percentage of students who were successful  during these three years taken together?
(a) 85.5%
(b) 86.5%
(c) 87%
(d) 88.5%

Q4. An alloy contains 89% of copper; find how much copper is to be mixed to a sample of alloy so as to get 44 kgs of a new metal having 90% copper in it?
(a) 2 kg
(b) 3 kg
(c) 2.5 kg
(d) 4 kg

Q5. If the numerator of a fraction is increased by 150% and the denominator of the fraction is increased by 300% if  the resultant fraction is 5/18. What is the original fraction?
(a) 4/9
(b) 8/9
(c) 6/9
(d) None of these

Q6. An alloy of gold and silver weighs 50 gms. It contains 80% gold. How much gold should be added to the alloy so that percentage of gold is increased to 90?
(a) 45 gm
(b) 40 gm
(c) 50 gm
(d) None of these

Q7. 5% of income of A is equal to 15% of income of B and 10% of income of B is equal to 20% of income of C. If income of C is Rs 2000, then total income of A, B and C is:
(a) 26,000
(b) 16,000
(c) 18,000
(d) 20,000

Q8. The population of a town is 10,000. If the males increases by 5% and the females by 6% the population will be 10,540. How many females are there?
(a) 4000
(b) 4500
(c) 4800
(d) 5400

Q9. A reduction of 21% in the price of wheat enables a person to buy 10.5 kg more for Rs 100. What is the original price per kg.?
(a) Rs 2
(b) Rs 3
(c) Rs 2.50
(d) Rs 3.50

Q10. A labor works 60 hr per weak & he earns Rs 2400 as wages. If his per hour wages increases by 40% and duration of work reduced by 16 (2/3)%. Find % change in his income?
(a) 16 (2/3)%
(b) 12.5%
(c) 15%
(d) 18%

Q11. A man multiply a no. by 7/4 instead of 3/5. Find the % change in his revenue?
(a) 190%
(b) 191 (2/3)%
(c) 150%
(d) 180%

Q12. If a student scores 25% marks then he is failed by 210 marks. But if he scores 55% marks, then he is passed with 240 marks. Find the passing %?
(a) 40%
(b) 39%
(c) 45%
(d) 49%

Q13. In a zoo, there are rabbits & pigeons. If the heads are counted there are 280. If the legs are counted there are 820. How many pigeons are there?
(a) 130
(b) 180
(c) 150
(d) 120

Q14. In an election 10% voters did not vote and 11 (1/9)% votes declared invalid votes and the winner got 75% of the valid votes. It he win by 2000 votes. Then find the voting list
(a) 6000
(b) 5000
(c) 8000
(d) 7000

Q15. A salesman is allowed 12% commission on the total sales made by him and a bonus of 1% on the sales over Rs 15000. It the total earning of the salesman is Rs 7650. Find the total sales?
(a) 72000
(b) 80000
(c) 60000
(d) 65000

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