Percentage

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Each side of a rectangular field is diminished by 40%. By how much per cent is the area of the field diminished?
32
no
64
yes
25
no
16
no
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The price of sugar rise by 25%. If a family wants to keep their expenses on sugar the same as earlier, the family will have to decrease its consumption of sugar by…
25%
no
20%
yes
80%
no
75%
no
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If x earns 25% more than y. What percent less does y earn than x?
16
no
10
no
20
yes
25
no
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The price of an article is reduced by 25% but the daily sale of the article is increased by 30%. The net effect on the daily sale receipts is….
2 1/2% increase
no
2 1/2%decrease
yes
2% increase
no
2% decrease
no
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X has twice as much money as that of Y and Y has 50% more money than that of Z. If the average money of all of them is Rs. 110, then the money, which X has, is….
Rs. 55
no
Rs. 60
no
Rs. 90
no
Rs. 180
yes
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The price of sugar is increased by 20%. As a result, a family has decreased its consumption by 20%. The expenditure of the family on sugar is decreased by….
0%
no
2.5%
no
4%
yes
5%
no
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p is six times as large as q. The percent that q is less than p, is….
83 1/3
yes
70
no
63 1/3
no
50
no
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If the income tax is increased by 19%, the net income is reduced by 1%. The rate of income tax is….
6%
no
4%
no
5%
yes
7.20%
no
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The population of a village was 9800. In a year, with the increase in population of males by 8% and that of females by 5%, the population of the village became 10458. What was the number of males in the village before increase?
4200
no
4410
no
5600
yes
6048
no
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The price of sugar is increased by 20%. If the expenditure on sugar has to be kept the same as earlier, the ratio between the reduction in consumption and the original consumption is….
1 : 3
no
1 : 4
no
1 : 6
yes
1 : 5
no
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