# Expected Questions on Percentages for SBI Clerk (Day 1)

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
e) None of these
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