# General Aptitude – Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) and Answers

**26-A person’s net income after paying income tax at the rate of 5 paise in a rupee is Rs. 38,00. Then his gross income is**

(A) 1,000

(B) 3,900

(C) 3,950

(D) 4000

**27-A washing machine is sold in four instalments. Each successive instalment is 2.5 times the preceding instalment. If the first instalment is Rs. 400/- then the cost of the washing machine is**

(A) Rs. 9,500/-

(B) Rs. 10,000/-

(C) Rs. 10,150/-

(D) Rs. 10,350/-

**28-A man running at a speed of 8.5 km/hour, crosses a bridge in 11.8 minutes. The length of the bridge is**

(A) 2.5 km

(B) 1.15 km

(C) 1.67 km

(D) 1.85 km

**29-A merchant bought 1,000 mangoes for Rs. 2,400/- and spent Rs. 100/- for transportation. 50 of them were unfit for sale. He sold the remaining at Rs. 3/- each. The gain or loss percent is**

(A) 14% profit

(B) 14% loss

(C) 7% loss

(D) 7% profit

**30-A car travelling at a constant speed covers a distance of 160 km in 3 hours 20 minutes. The distance covered by the car in 2.5 hours is**

(A) 80 km

(B) 100 km

(C) 120 km

(D) 140 km

**31-15 men earn Rs. 3,000 as wages working for 8 hours a day. The earnings of 20 men working for 10 hours a day, if they are all paid at the same hourly rate, is**

(A) Rs. 3,800/-

(B) Rs. 4,000/-

(C) Rs. 4,500/-

(D) Rs. 5,000/-

**32-A finance company pays Rs. 630 on a recurring deposit of Rs. 50 per month for a period of 12 months. If a person deposits Rs. 1,500/- per month for the same period, the interest he obtained is**

(A) Rs. 1,500

(B) Rs. 1,200

(C) Rs. 1,000

(D) Rs. 900

**33-The compound interest on a sum of Rs. 6,000 for 2 years at the rate of 10% per annum is**

(A) Rs. 1,000

(B) Rs, 1,050

(C) Rs. 1,150

(D) Rs. 1,260

**34-If 9 is subtracted from 12 times a number is equal to 4 times the square of the number, the number is**

(A) 3/2

(B) 9/2

(C) 2/3

(D) 2/9

**35-If five times the sum of a number and its reciprocal is 25/2, then the number is**

(A) 2

(B) 5/2

(C) 2/3

(D) 5

**36-A rectangle with sides 44/7 cm and 32 cm is converted into a circle. If ****π****=22/7 then radius of the circle is**

(A) 64 cm

(B) 64/7 cm

(C) 8 cm

(D) 16 cm

**37-The age of a father is twice the age of his son. Twenty years ago his age was 6 times his son’s age. The age of the father is**

(A) 42

(B) 44

(C) 50

(D) 25

**38-A wheel is turning at the rate of 64 revolutions per minute. Then the angle through which the wheel turns in 15 secs. is**

(A) 16π

(B) 32π

(C) 64π

(D) 128π

**ANSWERS:**

26-(D), 27-(C), 28-(C), 29-(A), 30-(C), 31-(D), 32-(D), 33-(D), 34-(A), 35-(A), 36-(C), 37-(C), 38-(B)