Percentage Problems For IBPS Clerk Set 2

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Percentage Problems IBPS Clerk


1 . A base ball team has lost 7 games and has won 13 games. What per cent of the games played did they win ?
(A) 35
(B) 65
(C) 50
(D) 30
(E) None of these

1. (B)

2. 60% of 35 is what per cent of 400 ?
(A) 5 1/4
(B) 10 1/2
(C) 12 1/2
(D) 6
(E) None of these

2. (A)

3. If 1 out of every 50 people who play a certain games win a prize, what per cent of people lose ?
(A) 1%
(B) 2%
(C) 99%
(D) 98%
(E) None of these

3. (D)

4. The air consists of 79.2% of Nitrogen, 20.7% of Oxygen, 0.08% of other light gases and the remaining gas is Argon. Find out the volume of the air consisting one cubic metre of Argon.
(A) 500 cu. metre
(B) 50 cu. metre
(C) 5 cu. metre
(D) 5000 cu. metre
(E) None of these

4. (D)

5 . In an examination 49.3% of total students appeared, passed successfully. If the number of successful candidates are 23128 how many students appeared (approx.) in the exam ?
(A) 46913
(B) 45913
(C) 47913
(D) 46000
(E) None of these

5. (A)

6. A tank is filled 10% in one hour and 8% of the water is emptied in the next hour. If it is repeated again, find the percentage of tank filled with water.
(A) 20%
(B) 4%
(C) 19·2%
(D) 17·66%
(E) None of these

6. (D) The tank will be filled 10% in the first hr. In the next hour 8% of it = 10 × 8/100 = 8% of the tank is emptied. The remaining water after the second hour is 9.2%. Again in the third hour 10% tank is filled, it becomes 19.2%. Now again 8% of it = 19.2 × 8/100 = 1.536% is emptied in the fourth hour so the remaining water is 19.2 – 1.536 = 17.664%.

7. If 20% of man’s salary is paid as rent, 60% are his living expenses and 10% is paid in L.I.C. If he spends remaining Rs. 30 on the education of the children, find his salary.
(A) Rs. 300
(B) Rs. 100/3
(C) Rs. 3000
(D) Rs. 900
(E) None of these

7. (A)

8. A litre of water is evaporated from 6 litre of sugar solution containing 4% of sugar. Find the percentage of sugar in remaining solution.
(A) 3 1/3
(B) 4 4/5
(C) 4
(D) 5
(E) None of these

8. (B) Since the water is evaporated the quantity of sugar remains same. 6 × 4/10 = 5 × x/100 x = 24/5 = 4 4/5

9. When the price of cloth were reduced by 25% the quantity of cloth sold increased by 20%. What was the effect on gross receipt of the shop ?
(A) 5% increase
(B) 5% decrease
(C) No change
(D) 10% increase
(E) None of these

9. (E) Since the quantity of cloth sold is increased by 20% Since the quantity of cloth sold is increased by 20% The quantity will be 120% of the original cloth but the price is reduced by 25%. New price = (120 × 75)/100 = 90% of the original price Hence the gross receipts will be decrease by 10%.

10. Chinmoy sold his radio set at 10% loss. If he had sold it for Rs. 45 more he would have made 5% profit. For how much did he sell the radio ?
(A) Rs. 315
(B) Rs. 270
(C) Rs. 300
(D) Rs. 345
(E) None of these

10. (B)