## Percentage Aptitude Questions and Answers

This section focuses on "Percentage" of Quantitative Aptitude. These Multiple Choice Questions (mcq) should be practiced to improve the Quantitative Aptitude skills required for various interviews (campus interviews, walk-in interviews, company interviews), placements, entrance exams and other competitive examinations.

1. In final exam of class X there are 150 students 10% students failed. How many students passed to class XI?

A. 120
B. 135
C. 130
D. 140

2. In a college of 1250 students, 56 % are boys. Find the number of girls and number of boys in the college?

A. 500
B. 550
C. 600
D. 650

3. An alloy contains 40 % of bronze. What quantity of alloy is required to get 350 g of bronze?

A. 875g
B. 900g
C. 850g
D. 825g

4. Gugan obtained a total of 875 marks out of 1300 in an examination. What is his approximate percentage in the examination?

A. 67
B. 67.1
C. 67.2
D. 67.3

5. A mixture of 60 kg of rice and dhal contains 60% of dhal. The new mixture is formed by adding 15 kg of dhal. What is the percentage of rice in the new mixture?

A. 30%
B. 31%
C. 32%
D. 33%

6. From the salary of Kartik 20% is deducted as house rent, 10% he spends on children’s education and 10% on watching movies. If his savings are Rs.10000/- then his total salary is:

A. 16000
B. 16500
C. 16666.67
D. 18000

7. Chenna dhal is now being sold at Rs. 60 a kg. Last month, is rate was Rs. 75 per kg. By how much percent should a family reduce its consumption so as to keep the expenditure fixed?

A. 20%
B. 25%
C. 12.5%
D. 15%

8. In an exam Aashika secured 1350 marks. If she secured 35 % marks, find the maximum marks.

A. 3300
B. 3200
C. 3300
D. 3375

9.  The population in a small town increases from 50000 to 63750 in one year. Find the percentage increase in population.

A. 25%
B. 27%
C. 27.5%
D. 25.5%

10.  In an election between two candidates, the winner secured 85% of the total votes cast and wins by a majority of 6300 votes. How many votes did the losing candidate get?

A. 1350
B. 1400
C. 1450
D. 1500