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Buffet 51
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Advance Mathematics
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(1 Sitting):

1. In ABC, a line through A cuts the side BC


at D such that BD:DC = 4:5. If the area of
ABD = 60cm2, then the area of ADC is (in
cm2):

6. Find the value of tan4 tan43 tan47


tan86
(a) 1

(b)

(c) 2

(d)

7. The sum of four numbers is 48. When 5

(a) 50

(b) 60

and 1 are added to the first two; and 3 & 7

(c) 75

(d) 90

are substracted from the 3rd & 4th the

2. A tangent is drawn to a circle of radius

numbers will be equal. The numbers are:

6cm from a point situated at a distance of

(a) 4,12,12,20

(b) 5,11,13,19

10cm from the centre of the circle. The

(c) 6,10,14,18

(d) 9,7,15,17

length of the tangent will be:

8. The least number that should be added to

(a) 4

(b) 5

2055, so that the sum is exactly divisible by

(c) 8

(d) 7

27:

3. A ship after sailing 12 km towards south

(a) 24

(b) 27

from a particular place covered 5 km more

(c) 31

(d) 28

towards east. Then the straightway distance

9. A and B together can do a piece of work

of the ship from that place is:

in 6 days. If a can alone do the work in 18

(a) 18

(b) 15

days, then the number of days required for

(c) 13

(d) 11

B to finish the work is:

4. Two poles of height 7m and 12m stand on

(a) 12

(b) 9

a plane ground. If the distance between

(c) 15

(d) 10

their feet is 12m, the distance between their

10. A pipe can fill a tank in x hours ad

top will be:

another can empty it in y hours. They can

(a) 13

(b) 19

together fill it In (y>x):

(c) 17

(d) 15

(a) x-y

(b) y-x

(c)

(d)

5. The maximum value of value of


sin4 +cos4 is
(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d)

11. A tap cap empty a tank in 30mins A


second tap can empty it in 45mins. If both
the taps operate simultaneously, how much
time is needed to empty the tank?

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(a) 18 mins

(b) 14 mins

17. Allowing 20% and 15% successive

(c) 15 mins

(d) 30 mins

discounts, the selling price of an article

12. The perimeter of one face of a cube is 20

becomes Rs3060; then the marked price will

cm. If volume will be:

be:

(a) 100 cm3

(b) 125 cm3

(a) 4400

(b) 5000

(c) 400 cm3

(d) 625 cm3

(c) 4500

(d) 4000

13. If the area of a circle is A, radius of the

18. Eighteen years ago, the ratio of As age

circle is radius circumference of it is C then.

to Bs age was 8:13. Their present ratios

(a) rC = 2A

(b)

are 5:7. What is the present age of A?

(c) AC =

(d)

=
=C

14. A square is inscribed in a quarter-circle


in such a manner that two of its adjacent
vertices lie on the two radii at an equal
distance from the centre, while the other
two vertices lie o the circular arc. If the
square has sides of length x, then the radius
of the circle is:

(a) 70

(b) 50

(c) 40

(d) 60

19. 729 ml of a mixture contains milk and


water in the ratio 7:2. How much more
water is to be added to get a new mixture
containing mild and water in the ratio 7:3?
(a) 60

(b) 71

(c) 52

(d) 81

20. The average weight of 15 oarsman in a

(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

boat is increased by 1.6 kg when one of the


x

15. 10% discount and then 20% discount I


succession is equivalent to total discount of:
(a) 15%

(b) 30%

(c) 24%

(d) 28%

16. The marked price of a watch was Rs


720. A man bought the same for Rs 550.80

crew, who weight 42Kg is replaced by a new


man. Find the weight of the new man (in
kg).
(a) 65

(b) 66

(c) 43

(d) 67

21. What is the arithmetic mean of the first


n natural numbers?

after getting two successive discounts, the

(a)

(b)

first being 10%. The second discount rate is:

(c) 2(n+1)

(d)

(a) 12%

(b) 14%

(c) 15%

(d) 18%

22. A shopkeeper bought 30 kg of rice at the


rate of Rs70 per kg and 20 kg of rice at the

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rate of Rs70.75 per kg. If he mixed the two

(a) 3

(b) 4

brand of rice and sold the mixture at Rs

(c) 7

(d) 5

80.50 per Kg, his gain is:

28. The value of:

(a) 510

(b) 525

(c) 485

(d) 450

23. The population of a town increase by 5%

(a) 0

(b) 1

(c) 5

(d) 7

is:

every year. If the present population is

29. If m=-4, n=-2, then the value of m3-

9261, the population 3 years ago was:

3m2+3m+3n+3n2+n3 is

(a) 5700

(b) 6000

(c) 7500

(d) 8000

24. A farmer travelled a distance of 61 km in


9 hrs. He travelled partly on foot at the rate
of 4 km/hr and partly on bicycle at the rate
of 9 km/hr. The distance travelled on foot is:
(a) 17

(b) 16

(c) 15

(d) 14

25. Walking at the rate of 4 kmph a man


covers certain distance in 2 hrs 45 mins.
Running at a speed of 16.5 kmph the man
will cover the same distance in how many
mins?
(a) 35 mins

(b) 40 mins

(c) 45 mins

(d) 50 mins

26. In certain years a sum of money is


doubled itself at 6.25% simple interest per
annum, then therequired time will be:
(a) 12.5 years

(b) 8 years

(c) 10.66 years

(d) 16 years

(a) 124

(b) -124

(b) 126

(d) -126

30. 2x-ky+7=0 and 6x-12y+15=0 has no


solution for:
(a) k=-4

(b) k=4

(c) k=1

(d) k=-1

31. Choose the incorrect relation(s) from the


following:
(1)

6+ 2 =

5+ 3

(2)

6+ 2 <

5+ 3

(3)

6+

>

+ 3

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 only

(c) 1 and 3

(d) 2 and 3

32. If x = 332, y = 333, z = 335, then the


value of x3+y3+z3-3xyz is:
(a) 7000

(b) 8000

(c) 9000

(d) 10000

33. If

= 3, then the

value of m is

27. The length of the portion of the straight

(a)

line 3x+4y=12 intercepted between the axes

(c)

(b)
-

(d)

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35. The measure of an angle whose

41. The numerical value of

supplement is three times as large as its

complement, is:

is:

(a) 30

(b) 45

(a)

(b)

(c) 60

(d) 75

(c)

(d) 1

36. The sides of a triangle having area 7776

42. If xcos sin = 1, then x2 + (1+x2)sin

sq.cm are in the ratio 3:4:5. The perimeter

equals:

of the triangle is:

(a) 1

(b) -1
(d) 2

(a) 400cm

(b) 412cm

(c) 0

(c) 424cm

(d) 432cm

43. A 10 m long ladder is placed against a

37. Two chords of length a unit and b unit of

wall. It is inclined at an angle of 30 to the

a circle make angles 60 and 90 at the

ground. The distance (in m) of the foot of

centre of a circle respectively, and then the


correct relation is:

the ladder fro the wall is (given


(a) 7.32

(b) 8.26
(d) 8.16

=1.732)

(a) b=

(b) b=2a

(c) 8.66

(c) b=

(d) b=1.5a

Direction for the next four questions. The

38. In a parallelogram PQRS, angle P is four

number of the production of electronic items

times of angle Q, then the measure of

(TVs and LCDs) in a factory during the

(a) 36

(b) 72

(c) 130

(d) 144

R is:

period from 2009 to 2013.

39. If sin +sin2 =1 then cos2 +cos4 is


equal to:
(a) 1

(b)

(c)

(d) none

40. If a clock started at noon, then the angle


turned by hour hand at 3.45PM is:
(a) 104.5

(b) 97.5

(c) 112.5

(d) 117.5

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44. The total number of production of
electronic items is maximum in the year:
(a) 2009
(b) 2010
(c) 2011
(d) 2013
45. The ratio of production of LCDs in the
year 2011 and 2013 is:
(a) 3:4
(b) 4:3
(c) 2:3
(d) 1:4
46. The difference between average of
production of TVs and LCDs from 2009 to
2012 is:
(a) 600
(b) 700
(c) 800
(d) 900
47. The ratio of production of TVs in
theyears 2009 and 2010 is:
(a) 7:6
(b) 6:7
(c) 2:3
(d) 3:2
Direction for 48 to 50: The following pie
chart shows the sources of funds to be
collected by the National Highways Authority
of India (NHAI) for its phase II projects.
Study the piechart and answer the following
three questions:

be permitted to be collected by the


outsourced agency, so that the project is
supported with Rs 4910 crores?
(a) 6213

(b) 5827

(c) 5401

(d) 5316

49. If NHAI could receives a total of 9695


crores as external assistance, by what
percent (approx) should it increase the
market borrowing to arrange for the
shortage of funds?
(a) 4.5%

(b) 7.5%

(c) 6%

(d) 8%

50. The central angle corresponding to


market borrowing is:
(a) 52

(b) 137.8

(c) 187.2

(d) 192.4

Solution:

1.Solution: (c)
BD:DC=4:5
Area of ABD:Area of ADC=60:X
4/5= 60/X
X = 75
2.Solution: (c)

48. If the toll is to be collected through an


outsourced agency by allowing a maximum
10% commission, how much amount should

Tangent from a point to the circle will


be perpendicular to the line drawn from the
centre to that point.

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OP2=OA2+PA2
102=82+X2
100-64=X2
X=6
3. Solution: (c)
In ABC,
122+52=X2
144+25=X2
169=X2
X=13
4. Solution: (a)

In ABC,
AC2=AB2+BC2
122+52=X2
X=13
5. Solution: (a)
Put = 0
sin4 +cos4 = 0 + 1
=1
So , the maximum value of expression is 1

10.Solution: (d)
-

Hence
11.Solution:
+

(a)
=
Hence

= 18mins

12.Solution: (b)
Perimeter of one face =4a=20

a=5
V =a3
=53=125cm3
13.Solution: (a)
Area=A, radius=r,
Circumference=C
A= r2
A= r.r
2A/r=C
2A=rC
14. Solution: (c)
R2=2x2+y2
2y2=x2
2
2
y =x /2
R2=2x2 + x2/2
R2=5x2/2
R= x

6. Solution: (a)
Cot86 .cot47 .tan47 .tan86 =
.tan 47.tan 86 =1
7. Solution: (a)
From the options: 6,10,14,18
6+5=11; 10+1 =11; 14-3=11 ; 187=11
8. Solution: (a)
=
X=24
9.Solution: (a)
=
Hence in 9 days B can complete the work

15. Solution: (d)


Let the amount be 100
10% discount is 90
20% discount of 90 is 18
Equivalent discount=100%-72%=28%
16. Solution: (c)
Let MP=720
10% discount=72

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720-72=648
* 648 = 550.80
100 - x = 85
x=15%

42 + (1.6 * 15) =42 + 24 =66


21. Solution: (a)
Arithmetic mean of n natural numbers

17. Solution: (c)


x = 3060

= n(n+1)/2n
=(n+1)/2

X = 25 * 180 =4500

22. Solution: (c)

18. Solution: (b)

Let the two variety of rice be 30kg and 20


kg of price Rs.70 and Rs.70.75 respectively.
B=

Difference = S.P - C.P


50*80.50 - (30*70 + 20*70.75)

13(A-18)

8(

- 18)

= 4025 -

65A - 1170 = 56A - 720


9A = 450

3515

= 485

A = 50
23. Solution: (d)

19. Solution: (d)

Let the principal be x, amount = 9261,r=5%

Let the ratio of milk and

X (1+

water are in the ratio of 7:2

)3 =9261

X ( )3 =213

*729=567

X = 8000

*729=162
=
1701=1134+7X
567=7X
Hence water to be added to the mixture is

24. Solution: (b)


From the option
x*4 + (9-x)*9 =61
Hence the distance travelled by foot is 16km

X=81
25. Solution: (b)
20. Solution: (b)
Let the initial weight be 42. Weight

Distance travelled in 2hrs and 45 mins is


9km

increased for 15 is 1.6kg when new one is

Speed = distance / time

replacing the older one

Running at the speed of 16.5km ,

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K=4

time =

31. Solution: (b)

3.86 < 3.968

26. Solution: (d)


2x = x * n *

32. Solution: (d)

N=

X3 + y3 + z3 3xyz
=

N = 16

(x + y + z)
[(x y)2 + (y z)2 + (z x)2]

27. Solution: (d)


3x + 4y = 12
When, x = 0; y = 3
When, y = 0; x = 4
X and y intercepts are 4 & 3;
2

Z =x +y

= 500 * 14
= 7000
33. Solution: (b)

Z2 = 42 + 32

-1+

Z=5

=3
-1 +

+
28. Solution: (c)

-1=0
+
=0

m-a2-b2-c2+ m-a2-b2-c2+ m-a2-b2-c2 =0


m = a2 + b2 + c2

2+3=5
29. Solution: (d)
- 64 48 12 6 + 12 8 = - 126

35. Solution: (b)


3 ( 90 - x ) = 180 x
270 3x = 180 x
90 = 2x

30. Solution: (b)

45 = x

For no solution; a = b
=

36. Solution: (d)

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Let the ratio off sides o the triangles be 3x :
4x : 5x

Angle made by the hour hand from


noon is = 3*30 + 30 *3/4

Area of the triangle = * 3x*4x = 7776


X2 = 1296

=90 + 22.5
= 112.5

X = 36
Perimeter = (3 + 4 +5)x = 12 * 36 = 432

41. Solution: (a)


Given eqn

37.Solution; (a)
All the angles are equal in a equilateral

triangle(60) whereas 2 angles are equal in

isosceles triangle

Sin 45 =

42. Solution: (a)


Let us take =0 and x=1
Hence x2+ (1 + x2) sin = 1 + 0 =1

=
=> b=

43. Solution: (c)


Cos 30 =
=
X = 8.66

38. Solution: (d)


Sum of all the angles = 360
Opposite angles are equal in a parallelogram
X + 4x + x + 4x = 360
10x = 360

44. Solution: (c)

Total no. of production is maximum in the


year 2011

X =36

22,000

Angle R = 4x = 4* 36 = 144
45. Solution: (a)
Ratio of LCD in 2011 : 2013 = 9000 : 12000

39.Solution: (a)
Sin a = 1 sin

To find cos2 a + cos4 a= cos2 a + sin2


a

=3:4

a = cos2 a
=1

40. Solution: (c)

46. Solution: (d)


Diff b/w the average of production of TVs
and LCDs is
=

Let the total angle be 360.

= 900

47. Solution: (c)

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Ratio of production of TVs in the year 2009
and 2010 is
2009 : 2010 = 6000 : 9000 = 2:3

09-08-15 (2nd sitting):


1. Find the square root of:

48. Solution: (c)


Max amount permitted to collect from toll is
= 4910 + 4910*10/100
=4910+491 = 5401

(a)

(b)

(c) 3

(d)

2. IF the cube root of 79507 is 43, then the

49. Solution: (c)


Loss in external assistance = 11,486 9695

value of:

= 1791

is:

% rise in market borrowing =

* 100

= 6( approx)
50. Solution: (c)Central angle corresponds to
market borrowing is

(a) 4.773

(b) 47.73

(c) 0.4773

(d) 477.3

3. A can do a work in 10 days and B in 20


days. If they together work on it for 5 days,
then the fraction of the work that is left is:
(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

4. Pipe A can fill a tank in 4 hours and pipe B


can fill it in 6 hours. If they are opened on
alternate hours and if pipe A is opened first
then in how many hours, the tank shall be
full?
(a) 4

(b) 4

(c) 3

(d) 3

5. A,B and C can do a piece of work in 24,


30 and 40 days respectively. They began the
work together but C left 4 days before
completion of the work. In how many days
was the work done?
(a) 11

11

(b) 12

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(c) 13

(d) 14

(c) 30%

(d) 37%

6. The length of canvas 75cm wide required

12. The measures of two angles of a triangle

to build a conical tent of height 14 m and the

is in the ratio 4:5. If the sum of these two

floor area of 346.5m2 is:

measures is equal to the measure of the

(a) 665m

(b) 770m

third angle. Find the smallest angle.

(c) 490m

(d) 860m

(a) 90

(b) 50

7. The percentage increase in the surface

(c) 10

(d) 40

area of a cube when each side is doubled is:

13. A and B entered into a partnership

(a) 200%

(b) 300%

investing Rs 16000 and Rs 12000

(c) 150%

(d) 50%

respectively. After 3 months A withdrew Rs

8. The ratio of each interior angle angle to

5000 while B invested Rs %5000 more. After

each exterior angle of a regular polygon is

3 more months C joins the business with a

3:1. The number of sides of the polygon is:

capital of Rs 21000. The share of B exceeds

(a) 6

(b) 7

that of C out of a tatal profit of Rs 26400

(c) 8

(d) 9

after 1 year by.

9. List price of a book is Rs 100. A dealer

(a) 1200

(b) 2400

sells three such books for Rs 274.50 after

(c) 4800

(d) 3600

allowing discount at a certain rate. Find the

14. Out of four numbers the average of the

rate of discount.

first three is 16 and that of the last three is

(a) 8.33%

(b) 8.16%

15. If thelast number is 20 then the number

(c) 8.5%

(d) 8.34%

is:

10. The printed price of an article is 40%

(a) 25

(b) 21

higher then its cost price. Then the rate of

(c) 23

(d) 28

discount so that he gains 12% profit is:

15. The average of 7,11,15,x,14,21,25 is 15,

(a) 20%

(b) 15%

then the value of x is:

(c) 21%

(d) 18%

(a) 3

(b) 14.5

11. A shopkeeper gains 17% after allowing a

(c) 12

(d) 13.3

discount of 10% on the Marked price of an

16. Cost price of 100 books is equal to the

article. Find his profit percent if the article is

selling price of 60 books. The gain

sold at marked price allowing no discount.

percentage or loss percentage is:

(a) 23%

(b) 27%

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(a) 66%

(b) 66

(c) 66 %

(d) 67%

17. A man spends 75% of his income. His


income is increased by 20% and he
increased his expenditure by 10%. His
savings are increase by:
(a) 10%

(b) 25%

(c) 37 %

(d) 50%

18. Raj and Prem walk in opposite direction


at the rate of 3 km and 2 km per hour

(c) 8

(d) 9

22. Given that x3 + y3 = 72 and xy = 8 with


x>y, then the value of x-y is:
(a) 4

(b) 2

(c) 02

(d) -4

23. If x =

, then the value

of x is:
(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

recpectively. How far will they be from each

24. If x+ = 2, then the value of

other after 2 hrs?

(a) -4

(b) 4
(d) 0

(a) 8km

(b) 10km

(c) 2

(c) 2km

(d) 6km

25. If

2x) is:

km/hr in still water. If the speed of the

(a) 2:1

(b) 3:2

stream is 4 km/hr in the same direction,

(c) 3:1

(d) 1:1

direction is:
(a) 7

(b) 9

(c) 3

(d) 4

20. A sum of money lent out at simple


interest amounts to Rs 720 after 2 years and
Rs 1020 after a further period of 5 year. Find
the principle.
(a) 6000

(b) 600

(c) 1740

(d) 120

26. If x +

(a)

(b)

(c) 2

(d) 1

27. A number exceeds its two fifth by 75.


The number is:
(a) 125

(b) 100

(c) 112

(d) 150

28. If the sum of two numbers, one of which


is

125n3 30mn) is:

are:

13

(b) 7

= 1 , then the value of

is:

21. If m-5n = 2, then the value of (m3


(a) 6

is:

, the ratio of (2x + 3y) and (3y

19. A boat can travel with a speed of 13

time taken by boat to go 63km in opposite

(a)

times the other is 50, then the numbers

(b)

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(c)

(d)

(c) 55

(d) 65

29. Two circles touch externally. The sum of

35. ABC is a cyclic triangle and the bisectors

their areas is 130 sqcm and the distance

of BAC, ABC and BCA meet the circle at

between their centres is 14 cm. the radius of

P, Q and R respectively. Then the angle


RQP is:

the smaller circle is:


(a) 2

(b) 3

(a) 90

(b) 90

(c) 4

(d) 5

(c) 90

(d) 90 +

30. ABC is a triangle and the sides AB, BC


and CA are produced to E,F and G
respectively. If
the value of

36. XY and XZ are tangents to a circle. ST is


another tangent to the circle at the point R

CBE = ACF = 130 , then

GAB is:

on the circle, intersects XY and XZ at S and


T respectively. If XY = 15cm and TX = 9cm,

(a) 100

(b) 80

then RT is:

(c) 130

(d) 90

(a) 4.5cm

(b) 3cm

31. If two medians BE and CF of a triangle

(c) 7.5cm

(d) 6cm

ABC, intersects each other at G and if BG =

37. The simplified form of the given

CG,

expresition sinAcosA(tanA-cotA) is (where

BGC = 60 , BC = 8 cm, then area of

the triangle ABC is:


2

(a) 96

cm

(c) 48cm2

0
2

(b) 48

cm

(a) 1

(b) 1- cos2A

(d) 64

cm2

(c) 1-2sin2A

(d) 2sin2A-1

32. In a rhombus ABCD, A = 60 , and AB =


12cm. then the diagonal BD is:
(a) 2

cm

):

(b) 6cm

38. If

= n and

= m, then the value of

cos2 is:
(a)

(b)

33. If two supplementary angles differ by

(c) 0

(d)

44 , then one of the angles is:

39. The value of

(a) 102

(b) 65

tan1

(c) 68

(d) 72

(a) 1

(b) 0

(c) -1

(d) none

(c) 12cm

(d) 10cm

34. If PQRS is a rhombus and


then
(a) 75

SPQ = 50 ,

RSQ is:

40. If tan + cot =5, then tan2 +cot2 is:


(b) 45

(a) 23

(b) 24

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(c) 25

(d) 26

41. The angle of elevation of a tower from a


distance 100mtr. From its foot is 30 . Then
the height of the tower is:
(a)

(b) 100

(c)

(d) 50

42. A person of height 6ft. wants to pluck a


fruit which is on a

ft. high tree. If the

person is standing

ft. away from the base

of the tree, then at what angle should he


through a stone so that, it hits the fruit?
(a) 30
(b) 45
(c) 60
(d) 75
43. If

is an acute and tan2 +

then the value of is:


(a) 45
(c) 60
Direction for 44 to 47:

= 2,

(b) 30
(d) 15

44. What is the ratio of the companies


having more demand than production to
those having more production than demand?
(a) 1:2
(b) 2:3
(c) 2:1
(d) 3:2
45. What is the difference between the
average demand and the average production
of the companies (in lakh tones)?(approx)
(a) 200
(b) 250
(c) 275
(d) 325
46. The demand of company B is what
percentage of the production of company F?
(a) 50%
(b) 70%
(c) 55%
(d) 65%
47. The production of company A is
approximately what percent of the demand
of company C?
(a) 50%
(b) 60%
(c) 55%
(d) 65%
Direction for 48 to 50: Given a line graph

The graph shows the demand and production

showing the number of students passed in

of different companies.Y axis represents the

higher secondary examination in a school

unit in lakh metric tons. X axis represents

over the years from 2008 to 2013:

the companies.

180

5000

5000

4000

4200
3660
3150

3000

3700
3100
2600

1000

156

140

2800

2100
1450

2000

4500

120

3300

100

138

160

145

110

80
60
40

0
A

Production

15

170

160

6000

E
Demand

20
0
2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

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48. The average of passed students in the

3.work done in 5 days=

years 2008, 2009, 2012 approximately is:


(a) 134.56

(b) 134.67

(c) 134.41

(d) 134.32

49. The decrease in percentage of students

= + =
Work left is = 1- =

from 2011 to 2012 approximately:


(a) 8.22%

(b) 8.27%

4.pipe A and B together can fill the tank in 2

(c) 8.25%

(d) 8.24%

hours ;

50. The increase in percentage of passed


students from 2008 to 2011 approximately

Tank fill in 4 hours =

is:
(a) 55%

(b) 54.5%

(C) 50.5%

(d) 53.05%

Remaining tank = 1-

Remaining tank filled by pipe A in = 4* =

Solution:

Tank fill in 4 hours.


5. If work was done in X days

1.

+ +

=1

=1

12x-12=120
12x=132
X=11 days
=

6. radius of conical tent = r m


=346.5
=

2.

r=10.5m
=

=4.3+0.043+0.043
=4.773

*7

+
+

L = 17.5

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Length of canvas =

= 770m
s.p = x

7. Side of the cube = a


Surface area =

profit percent =

Side of the new cube = 2a


Surface area of new cube = 6*(2

) = 24

Percentage increase =

* 100
=

=
=30%
12.
4x , 5x, Y

* 100

4x+5x=Y

= 300%

Y=9x

8. Number of sides = n

4x+5x+9x=180

=3

X=10
Smallest angle = 10*4 = 40
13.

=3

A:B:C=(16000*3+11000*9):(12000*3+17000*9):(21000

n-2 = 6

*6)

n=8
9. rate of discount is x
300(

) = 274.5
100-x = 91.5
X = 100 91.5
X = 8.5%

10. rate of discount = r%

= 147000: 189000: 126000


= 7:9:6
Share of B =

*26400

=10800
Share of C =

*26400 = 7200

B exceeds that of C = 10800 7200 = 3600

40=
14. sum of first three numbers = 16*3 = 48
200-2r = 60 + 5r
7r = 140
R= 20%

Sum of last three numbers = 15*3 =45


First number = 20 = 48-45
First number = 3+ 20 = 23

11. marked price = x


c.p =

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Therefore, P+2*60 = 720

= 15

15.

P=600

93 + x =105

21. if m-5n=2

X=12

Then,

16.gain percentage =

-(

) 3*m*5n(m-5n)

=(m-5n)^3

*100

=8

22. x = 2

=66

23.

17. Consider income = 100

x=
=a

= 75

= (a

Saving = 100 -75 = 25


New income =

- 30mn

* 100

Expenditure =

-125

= 120

New expenditure =

= 82.5

x=

New saving = 120 82.5 = 37.5


Saving are increased by =

bx

24.

x+ =2

* 100

+1 = 2x

= 50%

=0

18. required distance = (3*2)+(2*2)= 10 km


19. u=13km/hr

X=1

V=4km/hr
Required time =

Now,

=7hrs

20. suppose the principal is rs.P.


Then, p+

=720----------(1)

P+

= 1020-------(2)

=1-1=0

Hence the smallest angle = 4*10=40

25.

On solving 1 and 2,
= 300

=60

=
=

=3:1

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26.

x+ =1
+1=x
Now,

27. suppose the number is x.


Then, x- =75
Area of BCG= *

=75
X=

=125

=16

28. suppose numbers are x and

Now, area of ABC = *area of BCG


=3*16

Then, x+ =50

= 48

=50

32. In OAB,

X=
Now, the numbers are

29. suppose radius of the circles are r1 and r2.


Then, r1 + r2 = 14--------1
+
= 130
+ =130--------2
On solving 1 and 2,
=3cm, =11cm
30.

OB=6cm
Now, the diagonal BD=2*OB
=2*6=12cm
33. X+Y=
--------1
X-Y=
----------2
On solving 1 and 2,
X=
,
Y=
34.

Now,

=
=
=
=

=
Angle GAB = x0
Then, x+130+130=360
X+260=360
X=

35.
=
36. XZ=XY=15cm
TZ=XZ-TX
TZ=15-9 =6cm
Now, RT = TZ = 6cm

31.

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37.

Now, tan =

=
=
=

tan = *

=3
-(1-

43.

=2
38.

=2

+1=2

=m

=0
=1=tan 4
=4

44. Required ratio= 2:4=1:2


=

45. Average demand,

=
(

=
=

=3158.33 lakh
=

Average production,

39. 1

40. tan + cot = 5

= 3435 lakh

Squaring on both sides we get,


(tan + cot

Required difference = 3435- 3158.33

=(5

= 275

=25-2

46. Required percentage =

=23
upp e he he gh

f he

wer

=70%

47. Required percentage =


=55%

Then, tan 3 =

48. The required average of passed students,

=
h=

m.

=134.67

49. The decrease in percentage=


42. Suppose angle is .
Then, in ADE,
AE=BC= ft

*100

= 8.24%
50. The increase in percentage=

*100

=54.5%

DE= -6 =

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