Percentage Problems- Aptitude Questions and Answers

Percentage Problems- Aptitude Questions and Answers:-

This is aptitude on Percentage Problems Question and answers with explanation for different interviews and competitive and entrance exams.

1) What fraction is equal to 37 1/2 % ?
A) 2/5
B) 1/8
C) 3/8
D) 5/8

2) Express 5/8 as a rate percent.
A) 62 1/2%
B) 37 1/2%
C) 67 1/2%
D) 27 1/2%

3) A man earns Rs. 350 in a month and spends 70% of his income.How much does he save in a year?
A) 1260
B) 1160
C) 1140
D) 1380

4) A student has to score 33% marks to pass. How gets 57 mareks and fails by 75 marks. What is the maximum number of marks?
A) 500
B) 300
C) 600
D) 400

5) The population of a town is increased from 70,000 to 71,050. What is percentage increase?
A) 2.5
B) 3.5
C) 1.5
D) 4.5

S.B.I asking Questions on Percentage problems:-

6) The population of a town is 4500. 11/18th of them are males and rest females. 40% of the males are married. Find the percentage of married females.
A) 62 6/7%
B) 62 3/4%
C) 62 1/4%
D) 62 1/2%

7) When 40 % of a number is added to 42, the result is the number itself.. What is the value of the number?
A) 50
B) 90
C) 70
D) 40

8) When 60 is subtracted from 60% of a number , the result is 60. What is the number?
A) 600
B) 200
C) 400
D) 500

9) If the salary of A is 25% less than the salary of B, then the salary of B is what percent more than A’s?
A) 25%
B) 12 1/2%
C) 37 1/2%
D) 33 1/3%

10) Abhi had RS4800 with her 2 years ago. It the first year she added 20% to that amount and in the second year she added 25% more to that amount. Find the total amount with her at present.
A) Rs7200
B) Rs6800
C) Rs5900
D) Rs6500