Previous Year Quant Questions For SSC CGL 2017

Q1. A sum of Rs. 4000 is lent for 5 years at the rate of 15% per annum. Find the interest. 
(a) 3000
(b) 2000
(c) 1000
(d) None of these 

Q2. A sum of money becomes 6 times in 20 years at S.I. find the rate of interest. 
(a) 20%
(b) 15%
(c) 16%
(d) 25%

Q3. In what time does a sum of money become four times at the simple interest rate of 10% per annum? 
(a) 30 years 
(b) 25 years 
(c) 35 years 
(d) 40 years 

Q4. Ashok borrowed some money at the rate of 6% per annum for the first two years, at the rate of 9% per annum for the next three years and at the rate of 14% per annum for the period beyond five years. If he pays a total interest of 11400 at the end of 9 years. How much money did he borrow? 
(a) 16000
(b) 14000
(c) 18000
(d) 12000 

Q5. What principal will amount to 560 in 3 years at 4 percent per annum simple interest? 
(a) 540
(b) 500
(c) 550
(d) 560

Q6. A man wants to invest Rs. 3900 in account of his two sons who are 14 years and 16 years old in such a way that they will get equal amount at the time of attaining the age 18 years. If rate of interest per annum is 10% then find the amount he deposit in account of his younger son? 
(a) 1500
(b) 1200
(c) 1900
(d) 1800
Q7. A certain sum of money amounts of 5000 in five years at 10% per annum. In how many years will it amount to 6000 at the same rate? 
(a) 8 years
(b) 6 years
(c) 10years
(d) 9 years

Q8. A man had 2000, part of which he lent at 5% and the rest at 4% the whole annual interest was 92. How much did he lent at 5%
(a) 1200
(b) 800
(c) 700
(d) 1300 

Q9. A sum of money becomes five times at the simple interest rate of 8% per annum. At what % will it become seven fold at same time. 
(a) 6%
(b) 10%
(c) 12%
(d) 14%

Q10. If Rahim deposited the same amount of Rs. x in a bank at the beginning of successive 3 years and the bank pays compound interest at 5% per annum, then the amount at his credit at the end of 3rd year will be?
(a) 861x/400
(b) 1261x/400
(c) 21x/20
(d) 26481x/8000

Q11. The effective annual rate of interest, corresponding to a nominal rate of 6% per annum payable half yearly  at compound interest.
(a) 6.06%
(b) 6.07%
(c) 6.08%
(d) 6.09%

Q12. If x, y, z are three sum of money such that y is the simple interest on x and z is the simple interest on y for the same time and at the same rate of interest, then we have: 
(a) x^2=xy
(b) xyz = 1
(c) x^2=y^2
(d) y^2=zx

Q13. At certain rate of simple interest Rs. 1600 amounted to Rs. 1840 in 5 years. If the rate of interest be decreased by 3%, what will be the amount after 5 years? 
(a) 1720
(b) 1680
(c) 1600
(d) Not possible 

Q14. The difference between the interest received from two different banks on 450 for 4 years is Rs. 18. Find the difference between their rates? 
(a) 2%
(b) 1%
(c) 1.5%
(d) 3%

Q15. A sum of money lent out at simple interest amounts to Rs. 460 in 3 years while in 5 years it amount to Rs. 500. Find the rate of interest? 
(a) 6%
(b) 5%
(c) 4%
(d) 3%


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