Previous Year Miscellaneous Quant Questions for SSC CGL 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 Miscellaneous Questions in accordance with the syllabus of SSC CGL.We have also provided Study Notes and quizzes on all the topics.

Q1. A man rows a boat 18 kilometres in 4 hours downstream and returns upstream in 12 hours. The speed of the stream (in km per hour) is:

(a) 1
(b) 1.5
(c) 2
(d) 1.75

Q2. A man can row boat at 5 kmph. in still water. If the velocity of current is 1 kmph. and he takes 1 hour to row to a place and come back, how far is the place?
(a) 2.5 km
(b) 3 km
(c) 2.4 km
(d) 3.6 km
Q3. A motorboat in still water travels at a speed of 36 kmph. It goes 56 km upstream in 1 hour 45 minutes. The time taken by it to cover the same distance down the stream will be:
(a) 2 hrs 25 min.
(b) 3 hrs
(c) 1 hrs 24 min.
(d) 2 hrs 21 min

Q4. Pipe A can fill a tank in 4 hours and pipe B can fill it in 6 hours. If they are opened on alternate hours and if pipe A is opened first then in how many hours, the tank shall be full?
(a) 4 (1/2)
(b) 4 (2/3)
(c) 3 (1/2)
(d) 3 (1/4)

Q5. Pipe A can fill an empty tank in 6 hours and pipe B is 8 hours. If both the pipes are opened and after 2 hours pipe A is closed, how much time B will take to fill the remaining tank?
(a) 7( 1/2) hours
(b) 2 (2/5) hours
(c) 2 (2/5) hours
(d) 3 (1/3) hours

Q6. A tank has two pipes. The first pipe can fill it in 4 hours and the second can empty it in 16 hours. If two pipes be opened together at a time, then the tank will be filled in
(a) 5 1/5 hours
(b) 6 hours
(c) 10 hours
(d) 5 1/3 hours

Q7. A man can do a piece of work in 5 days, but with the help of his son, he can do it in 3 days. In what time can the son do it alone?
(a) 7 days
(b) 8 days
(c) 7(1/2) days
(d) 6 (1/2) days

Q8. A and B together can do a piece of work in 8 days, B and C together in 10 days, while C and A together in 6 days, if they all work together the work will be completed in :
(a) 3 (3/4) days
(b) 3 (3/7) days
(c) 5 (5/47) days
(d) 4 (4/9) days

Q9. A can complete 2/3 of a work in 8 days and B can complete 3/5 of the work in 6 days. In how many days can both A and B together complete the work?
(a) 3 days
(b) 5 (5/11) days
(c) 3 (3/4) days
(d) 2 (7/8) days

Q10. The ratio of the length of a school ground to its width is 5 : 2. If the width is 40 m, then the length is
(a) 200 m
(b) 100 m
(c) 50 m
(d) 80 m

Q11. The ratio of the ages of two persons is 4 : 7 and the age of one of them is greater than that of the other by 30 years. The sum of their ages (in years) is
(a) 110
(b) 100
(c) 70
(d) 40

Q12. A box contains 280 coins of one rupee, 50-paise and 25-paise. The values of each kind of the coins are in the ratio of 8 : 4 : 3. Then the number of 50-paise coins is
(a) 70
(b) 60
(c) 80
(d) 90

Q13. The simple interest on a sum for 5 years is one fourth of the sum. The rate of interest per annum is
(a) 5%
(b) 6%
(c) 4%
(d) 8%

Q14. On a certain sum, the simple interest at the end of 61/4 years becomes 3/8 of the sum. The rate of interest is:
(a) 5%
(b) 6%
(c) 7%
(d) 8%

Q15. In a certain time, the ratio of a certain principal and interest obtained from it are in the ratio 10 : 3 at 10% interest per annum. The number of years for which the money was invested is
(a) 1 years
(b) 3 years
(c) 5 years
(d) 7 years

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