10 Important MCQ on Percentage (Part-1) For SBI Clerical Canara Bank PO DMRC Railway Exam 2018


1. Sameer spends 20% of his monthly salary on house rent, 25% on food, 10% on transportation, 15% on the education of his children, and 18% on other household expenses. He saves the remaining amount of ₨. 4800 at the end of the month. What is his monthly salary?
(a) 36000                                                                              (b) 40000
(c) 42000                                                                              (d )48000

2. The price of a car is Rs. 5,00,000. It was insured for 90% of its price. The car got completely damaged and the insurance company paid only 80% of the insured amount. What is the price of the difference between the price of the car and the amount of insurance received?
(a) 140000                                                                              (b) 160000
(c) 180000                                                                              (d) 126000

3. : In a college election between 2 students, 10% of the votes cast is invalid. The winner gets 70% of the valid votes and defeats the loser by 1800 votes. How many votes were cast in total?
(a) 5400                                                                              (b)3600
(c) 5000                                                                              (d)6000

4.Two students appeared at an examination. One of them secured 9 marks more than the other and his marks was 56% of the sum of their marks. The marks obtained by them are:
(a) 39, 30                                                                              (b) 41, 32
(c) 42, 33                                                                              (d) 43, 34

5. In a certain school, 20% of students are below 8 years of age. The number of students above 8 years of age is of the number of students of 8 years of age which is 48. What is the total number of students in the school?
(a) 72                                                                              (b) 80
(c) 120                                                                            (d) 100

6. Three candidates contested an election and received 1136, 7636 and 11628 votes respectively. What percentage of the total votes did the winning candidate get?
(a) 57%                                                                             (b) 60%
(c) 65%                                                                             (d) 90%

7. Two tailors X and Y are paid a total of Rs. 550 per week by their employer. If X is paid 120 percent of the sum paid to Y, how much is Y paid per week?
(a) Rs. 200                                                                             (b) Rs. 250
(c) Rs. 300                                                                             (d) None of these

8. A man spends 30% of his income on food, 12% on house rent, 28% on miscellaneous. If his savings at the end of a month is Rs. 8100, than the man’s total income is
(a) 32000                                                                             (b) 36000
(c) 27000                                                                             (d) 40000

9. A sum of Rs. 817 is divided among Amit, Banti and Chintamani such that ‘Amit’ receives 25% more than ‘Banti’ and ‘Banti’ receives 25% less than ‘Chintamani’. What is the ‘Amit’ share in the amount?
(a)273                                                                             (b)249
(c) 285                                                                            (d)305

10. Punnag scored 175 marks in a test and failed by 35 marks. If the passing percentage of the test is 35 per cent, what are the maximum marks of the test?
(a) 750                                                                             (b) 800
(c) 700                                                                             (d) 600