**Percentages Basic Problems – MSR Classes**

**1. What percent of Rs. 2650 is Rs. 2120?**

(a) 60%

(b) 75%

(c) 80%

(d) 85%

**2. 270 candidates appeared for an examination, of which 252 passed. The pass percentage is?**

(a) 80%

(b) 83 1/2%

(c) 90 1/3%

(d) 93 1/3%

(e) None of these

**3. A’s salary is 20% less than B’s salary. Then B’s salary is more than A’s salary by:**

(a) 33 1/2%

(b) 16 2/3%

(c) 20%

(d) 25%

(e) None of these

**4. A’s salary is 10% more than B’s salary. Then B’s salary is less than A’s salary by:**

(a) 10%

(b) 15%

(c) 9 1/11%

(d) 8 2/11%

(e) None of these

**5. Aditya salary was increased by 40% and then decreased by 25%. Find out net effect in Aditya’s salary.?**

(a) 4% increase

(b) 3% increase

(c) 5% increase

(d) 6% increase

(e) None of these

**6. If 40% of a number is equal to two-third of another number, what is the ratio of first number to the second number?**

(a) 2 : 5

(b) 3 : 7

(c) 5 : 3

(d) 7 : 3

(e) None of these

**7. In an examination it is required to get 35% of the aggregate marks to pass Rishu got 216 marks and declared failed by 5% marks then what was the total marks?**

(a) 620

(b) 720

(c) 820

(d) 710

(e) None of these

**8. The salary of Amit is 75% of the salary of Aman. The salary of Amit increases by 40% and salary of Aman increases by 10%. By what percentage is the new salary of Aman more than the new salary of Amit?**

a) 4.8%

b) 5.5%

c) 6.2%

d) 9.6%

e) 8.6%

**9. Find a single equivalent increase, if a number is successivley increased by 10%, 20% and 25%?**

(a) 55%

(b) 65%

(c) 75%

(d) 80%

(e) None of these

**10. Raja got 76 per cent marks and Seema got 480 marks in a test. The maximum marks of the test is equal to the marks obtained by Raja and Seema together. How many marks did Raja score in the test?**

(a) 1450

(b) 1520

(c) 1540

(d) 2000

(e) None of these

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