# CGI Aptitude Questions

1. The retail price of a water geyser is Rs. 1,265. If the manufacturer gains 10 %, the wholesale dealer gains 15 % and the retailer gains 25 %, then the cost of the product is:
• 800
• 900
• 700
• 600
2. What percent of selling price would be 34 % of cost price if gross profit is 26 % of the selling price?
• 17.16
• 74
• 25.16
• 88.40
3. The tax on a commodity is diminished by 10 % and its consumption increased by 10 %. The effect on the revenue derived from it changes by K %. Find the value of K.
• 1.
• -2
• -1
• 2
4. Ratio of Ashok's age to Pradeep's age is 4 : 3. Ashok will be 26 years old after 6 years. How old is Pradeep now?
• 18
• 21
• 15
• 24
5. The incomes of Chanda and Kim are in the ratio 9 : 4 and their expenditures are in the ratio 7 : 3. If each saves Rs. 2,000, then Chanda's expenditure is
• 60000
• 80000
• 70000
• None of these
6. A student purchased a computer system and a colour printer. If he sold the computer system at 10 % loss and the colour printer at 20 % gain, he would not lose anything. But if he sells the computer system at 5 % gain and the colour printer at 15 % loss, he would lose Rs. 800 in the bargain. How much did he pay for the colour printer?
• 8000
• 16000
• 9000
• 533 4
7. X and Y entered into partnership with Rs. 700 and Rs. 600 respectively. After 3 months X withdrew 2/7 of his stock but after 3 months, he puts back 3/5 of what he had withdrawn. The profit at the end of the year is Rs. 726. How much of this should X receive?
• 336
• 366
• 633
• 663
8. A man sitting in a train travelling at the rate of 50 km/hr observes that it takes 9 sec for a goods train travelling in the opposite direction to pass him. If the goods train is 187.5 m long, find its speed.
• 25
• 45
• 35
• 36
9. A runs 5/3 times as fast as B. If A gives B a start of 80m, how far must the winning post be, so that A and B might reach it at the same time? <
• 200
• 300
• 270
• 160
10. A team of workers was employed by a contractor who undertook to finish 360 pieces of an article in a certain number of days. Making four more pieces per day than was planned, they could complete the job a day ahead of schedule. How many days did they take to complete the job?
• 8
• 9
• 10
• 12