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SSC CGL Percentage Questions

SSC CGL Percentage Questions

There are 1-2 Percentage Questions will be asked in SSC CGL Tier 1 Examination. Below are the Percentage Questions asked in SSC CGL Tier 1 Examination.

shape Questions

1. Three candidates contested an election and received 1136, 7636 and 11628 votes respectively. What percentage of the total votes did the winning candidate got

  1. 55%
  2. 56%
  3. 57%
  4. 58%

Answer: C

2. Total number of boys and girls in a school is 150. If the number of boys is x, then girls become x% of the total number of students. The number of boys is

  1. 50
  2. 60
  3. 70
  4. 80

Answer: B

3. The ratio 5:20 expressed as percent equals to

  1. 25%
  2. 50%
  3. 75%
  4. 100%

Answer: A

4. What will be the fraction of 4%

  1. 1/20
  2. 1/50
  3. 1/75
  4. 1/25

Answer: D

5. 88% of 370 + 24% of 210 – x = 118

  1. 150
  2. 250
  3. 350
  4. 258

Answer: D

6. In expressing a length of 81.472 km as nearly as possible with the three significant digits, find the percentage error

  1. 0.35%
  2. 0.34%
  3. 0.034%
  4. 0.035%

Answer: C

7. A batsman scored 120 runs which included 3 boundaries and 8 sixes. What percent of his total score did he make by running between the wickets.

  1. 40%
  2. 50%
  3. 60%
  4. 70%

Answer: B

8. One fourth of one third of two fifth of a number is 15. What will be40% of that number

  1. 140
  2. 170
  3. 180
  4. 200

Answer: C

9. If x% of y is 100 and y% of z is 200, then find the relation between x and z.

  1. Z = x
  2. 2z = x
  3. Z = 2x
  4. None of the above

Answer: C

10. If 15% of 40 is greater than 25% of a number by 2, the number is

  1. 14
  2. 16
  3. 18
  4. 20

Answer: B

11. 10% of inhabitants of a village having died of cholera, a panic set in, during which 25% of the remaining inhabitants let the village. The population is then reduced to 4050. Find the original inhabitants

  1. 5000
  2. 6000
  3. 7000
  4. 8000

Answer: B

12. Due to an increase in 30% in the price of eggs, 3 eggs less are available for Rs. 7.80. Find the present rate of eggs per dozen.

  1. Rs.9.36
  2. Rs.10.36
  3. Rs.11.36
  4. Rs.12.36

Answer: A

13. Raman’s salary was decreased by 50% and subsequently increased by 50%. How much percent does he loss.

  1. 25
  2. 35
  3. 45
  4. 65

Answer: A

14. In a hotel, 60% had vegetarian lunch while 30% had non-vegetarian lunch and 15% had both type of lunch. If 96 people were present, how many did not eat either type of lunch?

  1. 24
  2. 25
  3. 26
  4. 27

Answer: A

15. The population of a country increases by 8% during the first year, 5% during the second year and 10% during the third year. If the present population of the country is 4365900, what was its population three years ago?

  1. 35 lakh
  2. 40 lakh
  3. 50 lakh
  4. 70 lakh

Answer: A

16. In an examination A got 25% marks more than B, B got 10% less than C and C got 25% more than D. If D got 320 marks out of 500, the marks obtained by A were

  1. 350
  2. 450
  3. 550
  4. 650

Answer: B

17. The number that is to be added to 10% of 320 to have the sum as 30% of 230 is

  1. 23
  2. 32
  3. 37
  4. 75

Answer: C

18. Rahul spends 50% of his monthly income on household items, 20% of his monthly income on buying clothes, 5% of his monthly income on medicines and the remaining amount of Rs. 11250 he saves. What is Rahul’s monthly income?

  1. Rs.38200
  2. Rs.34000
  3. Rs.45000
  4. Rs.50000

Answer: C

19. Two-third of three-fourth of one-fifth of a number is 15. What is 30 per cent of that number?

  1. 15
  2. 30
  3. 45
  4. 60

Answer: C

20. Puneet scored 175 marks in a test and failed by 35 marks. If the passing percentage of the test is 35 per cent, what are the maximum marks of the test?

  1. 500
  2. 600
  3. 700
  4. 800

Answer: B