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In an examination, the maximum possible score is N

In an examination, the maximum possible score is N while the pass mark is 45% of N. A candidate obtains 36 marks, but falls short of the pass mark by 68%. Which one of the following is then correct?

- N ≤ 200
- 243 ≤ N ≤ 252
- N ≥ 253
- 201 ≤ N ≤ 242

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A report consists of 20 sheets each of 55 lines and each such line consist of 65 characters

A report consists of 20 sheets each of 55 lines and each such line consist of 65 characters. This report is retyped into sheets each of 65 lines such that each line consists of 70 characters. The percentage reduction in number of sheets is closest to

- 5
- 20
- 30
- 35

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If a quantity is increased by 20% and then decreased by 10%, then what is the net

If a quantity is increased by 20% and then decreased by 10%, then what is the net increase or decrease?

- 10% Decrease
- 10% Increase
- 8% Increase
- 8% Decrease

4
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In a stockpile of products produced by three machines M1, M2 and M3

In a stockpile of products produced by three machines M1, M2 and M3, 40% and 30% were manufactured by M1 and M2 respectively. 3% of the products of M1 are defective, 1% of products of M2 defective, while 95% of the products of M3 are not defective. What is the percentage of defective in the stockpile?

- 5%
- 4%
- 3%
- 2.5%

5
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The pre-paid recharge of Airtel gives 21% less talk time than the same price

The pre-paid recharge of Airtel gives 21% less talk time than the same price pre-paid recharge of Vodafone. The post-paid talk time of Airtel is 12% more than its pre-paid recharge, having the same price. Further, the post-paid talk time of same price of Vodafone is 15% less than its pre-paid recharge. How much percent less / more talk time can one get from the Airtel post-paid service compared to the post-paid service of Vodafone?

- 3.9% more
- 4.7% less
- 4.7% more
- 2.8% less

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As a strategy towards retention of customers, the service centre

As a strategy towards retention of customers, the service centre of a split AC machine manufacturer offers discount as per the following rule: for the second service in a year, the customer can avail of a 10% discount; for the third and fourth servicing within a year, the customer can avail of 11% and 12% discounts respectively of the previous amount paid, Finally, if a customer gets more than four services within a year, he has to pay just 55% of the original servicing charges. If Rohan has availed 5 services from the same service centre in a given year, the total percentage discount availed by him is approximately

- 16.52
- 20.88
- 22.33
- 24.08

7
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Out of the shirts produced in a factory, 15% are defective

Out of the shirts produced in a factory, 15% are defective, while 20% of the rest are sold in the domestic market. If the remaining 8840 shirts are left for export, then the number of shirts produced in the factory is

- 13600
- 13000
- 13400
- 14000

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In a village, the production of food grains increased by 40%

In a village, the production of food grains increased by 40% and the per capita production of food grains increased by 27% during a certain period. The percentage by which the population of the village increased during the same period is nearest to

- 16
- 13
- 10
- 7