__Most Expected Questions on Percentages for SBI Clerk (Day 1)__**1. Kumar got 20% increment in his salary and his salary is 7500. Find his original salary before increment?**

a) 6200

b) 6100

c) 6250

d) 6375

**2. Ramu spends 85% of monthly salary. If his monthly salary is 12,000 how much he spent?**

a) 11040

b) 10020

c) 10200

d) 11400

e) None of these

**3. In an examination a student who gets 50% of the pass mark failed by 5 mark. Another student who got 55% of the pass mark got 3 marks more than the pass mark. Find the pass percentage**

a) 51 1/3%

b) 52 1/4%

c) 57 1/4%

d) 53 1/3%

e) None of these

**4. Price of water is raised by 10% by how much % must a householder reduce his consumption of the water so as not to increase his expenditure?**

a) 11.11%

b) 12%

c) 16.66%

d) 9.09%

e) None of these

**5. Find the single equivalent discount if the shop owner successively decrease the price of jewel by 15%,10%,30%**

a) 46.35

b) 46.75

c) 47.25

d) 47.75

e) None of these

**6. If the denominator of the fraction decreased by 10% and numerator of the fraction increased by 15% then the fraction becomes**

**5/9**

**. Find the original fraction**

a) 10/23

b) 9/23

c) 11/24

d) 13/24

e) None of these

**7. A man deposited 60% of the initial amount to his locker and again after some time, he deposited 40% of the increased amount, now the amount becomes 8736. How much was the initial amount?**

a) 3875

b) 3850

c) 3780

d) 3900

e) None of the above

**8. A Person spends 27% of his monthly income on house rent, 17% on food, 41% on education, 7% on vehicle and remaining on savings. If the total amount spent on vehicle and savings annually is 5760. Find his monthly salary?**

a) 3450

b) 3200

c) 3250

d) 3170

e) None of the above

**9. Population of the town decreases at the rate of 24%. If the present population is 20577, what is the population 3 years ago?**

a) 45945

b) 44935

c) 43475

d) 46875

e) None of these

**10. In an election between Ram and Arun. If arun got 65% of total valid votes and wins the election by a lead of 390 votes. Find the total votes polled?**

a) 3900

b) 2600

c) 1300

d) 2340

e) none of these

**11. A get 58% of votes and wins an election with B. If B could have got 1000 votes move. The election will be a tie. What is the total votes polled?**

a) 100000

b) 12500

c) 15000

d) 12000

e) None of these

**12. In an University 20% of the students don’t like French, 25% of the students hate English, 30% of the people hate Hindi. If 15% of the students hate both French and English, 20% of the students hate both English and Hindi, 25% of the students hate both French and Hindi and 10% of the student hate all the three languages, find the ratio of the percentage of students who hate the languages and who like three languages?**

a) 3:1

b) 1:3

c) 4:1

d) 2:3

e) None of the above

**13. In an examination the percentage of students qualified to the number of students appeared from school A is 60%. In school B, the number of students appeared is 150% more than the students qualified from school A and the number of students qualified from school B is 72% of students appeared from school A. What is the percentage of students qualified to the number of students appeared from school B?**

a) 51%

b) 48%

c) 53%

d) 45%

e) 44%

**14. Salary of B is 20% more than A’s salary. Both of them contribute certain amount to C. On the whole C receives 15% earnings of both A and B together. If A contributes only B% of his Salary. What is B’s contribution to C in his salary?**

a) 16 2/3%

b) 18%

c) 17%

d) 18 1/3%

e) None of the above

**15. B’s salary is 600 more than A’s salary. A donates 20% of his salary to charity and B contribute 16**

**2/3%**

**less amount to charity. On the whole, charity got**

**16 2/3%**

**of total salary of A and B? Find total amount donated to charity?**

a) 900

b) 1000

c) 1200

d) 1100

e) None of the above