## Quiz-2 Percentage

## Quiz-2 Percentage

**1) If 40% of x = y, then y% of 40 is the same as:**

(1) 4% of x (2) 16% of x (3) 20% of x (4) 40% of x (5) None of these

**2) If A = x% of y and B = y% of x, then which of the following is true?**

(1) A>B (2) B>A (3) A=B (4) Cant be determined (5) None of these

**3) A vendor had some oranges. He sells 60% oranges and still has 480 oranges. No of oranges originally, he had:**

(1) 1200 (2) 1500 (3) 1080 (4) 900 (5) None of these

**4) What percentage of numbers from 1 to 90 have 2 or 8 in the unit’s digit?**

(1) 20 (2) 15 (3) 21 (4) 12 (5) None of these

**5) A student multiplied a number by 4/5 instead of 5/4. What is the percentage error in the calculation?**

(1) 40% (2) 36% (3) 64% (4) 60% (5) None of these

**6) Two numbers P and Q are such that the sum of 3% of P and 4% of Q is two-fifth of the sum of 9% of P and 8% of Q. Find the ratio of P : Q.**

(1) 2 : 3 (2) 1 : 1 (3) 3 : 4 (4) 4 : 3 (5) None of these

**7) In a certain school, 25% of students are below 9 years of age. The number of students above 9 years of age is 1/2 of the number of students of 9 years of age which is 200. What is the total number of students in the school?**

(1) 400 (2) 300 (3) 450 (4) 350 (5) None of these

**8) In an election between two candidates, one got 40% of the total valid votes, 30% of the votes were invalid. If the total number of votes was 17500, the number of valid votes that the other candidate got, was:**

(1) 10150 (2) 4900 (3) 7350 (4) 3150 (5) None of these

**9) A student has to obtain 35% of the total marks to pass. He got 265 marks and failed by 50 marks. The maximum marks are:**

(1) 800 (2) 900 (3) 500 (4) 750 (5) None of these

**10) In an examination, 9% of the applicants were found ineligible and 80% of the eligible candidates be-longed to the Group A. If 6370 eligible candidates belonged to other groups, then how many candidates applied for the examination?**

(1) 40000 (2) 35000 (3) 36000 (4) 30000 (5) None of these