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

Q1. Mohan gets 3 marks for each correct sum and loses 2 marks for each wrong sum. He attempts 30 sums and obtains 40 marks. The number of sums solved correctly is:
(a) 15
(b) 20
(c) 25
(d) 10

Q2. A boat covers 24 km upstream and 36 km downstream in 6 hours, while it covers 36 km upstream and 24 km downstream in 6 1/2 hours. The speed of the current is:
(a) 1 km/hr
(b) 2 km/hr
(c) 1.2 km/hr
(d) 2.5 km/hr

Q3.A boy is late by 9 minutes if he walks to school at a speed of 4 km/hr. If he walks at the rate of 5 km/hr, he arrives 9 minutes early. The distance to his school is 
(a) 9 km
(b) 5 km
(c) 4 km 
(d) 6 km

Q4. The perimeters of two similar triangles are 30 cm and 20 cm respectively.If one side of the first triangle is 9 cm. Determine and corresponding side of the second triangle.
(a) 15 cm
(b) 6 cm 
(c) 13.5 cm
(d) 5 cm

Q5. If in a triangle ABC, BE and CF are two medians perpendicular to each other and if AB = 19 cm and AC = 22 cm then the length of BC is 
(a) 20.5 cm
(b) 19.5 cm
(c) 26 cm
(d) 13 cm

Q6. Two circles touch externally. The sum of their areas is 130π sq cm and the distance between their centres is 14 cm. The radius of the smaller circle is:
(a) 2 cm
(b) 3 cm
(c) 4 cm
(d) 5 cm

Q12. In a farm, there are cows and hens. If heads are counted there are 180, if legs are counted there are 420. The number of cows in the farm is 
(a) 130
(b) 50
(c) 150
(d) 30

Q13. The interior angle of regular polygon exceeds its exterior angle by 108°. The number of sides of the polygon is 
(a) 10
(b) 14
(c) 12
(d) 16

Q14. Quadrilateral ABCD is circumscribed about a circle. If the lengths of AB, BC, CD are 7 cm, 8.5 cm and 9.2 cm respectively, then the length (in cm) of DA is 
(a) 16.2
(b) 7.7
(c) 10.2
(d) 7.2

Q15. Given that the ratio of altitudes of two triangles is 4 : 5, ratio of their areas is 3 : 2, The ratio of their corresponding bases is 
(a) 5 : 8
(b)15 : 8 
(c)8 : 5
(d)8 : 15 

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