# SSC MTS 2017 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 04-OCTOBER-2017 Shift-1 (NUMERICAL APTITUDE)

## SSC MTS 2017 RE-EXAM PAPER : Held on 04-OCTOBER-2017 Shift-1

## ::Numerical Aptitude::

**QID : 26 - Which smallest number to be subtracted from 300, so that the
resulting number is completely divisible by 9?**

1) 5

2) 6

3) 3

4) 1

**Correct Answer: 3**

**QID : 27 - What is the digit in unit’s place of the product 25× 252 × 37?**

1) 1

2) 2

3) 0

4) 5

**Correct Answer: 0**

**QID : 28 - What is the value of 13 + 14 ……. 20?**

1) 182

2) 144

3) 132

4) 124

**Correct Answer: 144**

**QID : 29 -**

1) 22

2) 23

3) 24

4) 21

**Correct Answer: 21**

**QID : 30 - A number when divided by 18 leaves remainder 15. What is the
remainder when the same number is divided by 6?**

1) 3

2) 2

3) 1

4) 4

**Correct Answer: 3**

**QID : 31 - If 123457Y is completely divisible by 8, then what will be the
digit in place of Y?**

1) 4

2) 5

3) 8

4) 6

**Correct Answer: 6**

**QID : 32 - P can do a piece of work in 36 days. If Q is 50% more efficient
than P, then in how many days can Q do the same work?**

1) 18

2) 24

3) 12

4) 21

**Correct Answer: 24**

**QID : 33 - P is twice as good as Q and together they finish a piece of work
in 36 days. The number of days taken by P alone to finish the work?**

1) 48

2) 60

3) 54

4) 72

**Correct Answer: 54**

**QID : 34 - If the diagonal of a square is 10 cm, then what is the area (in
cm2) of the square?**

1) 100

2) 50√2

3) 50

4) 100√2

**Correct Answer: 50**

**QID : 35 - The marked price of an article is Rs 750 and a customer pays Rs
600 for it. What is the discount percentage?**

1) 20

2) 30

3) 15

4) 10

**Correct Answer: 20**

**QID : 36 - The marked price of an article is 50% more than its cost price. If
a discount of 10% is given, then what is the profit percentage?**

1) 25

2) 30

3) 35

4) 20

**Correct Answer: 35**

## Study Material for Multitasking (Non-Technical) Staff Examination

**QID : 37 - Two numbers are in the ratio of 3 : 4. If 8 be subtracted from
each, then the new ratio becomes 17 : 24. What are the two numbers?**

1) 42 and 56

2) 30 and 40

3) 45 and 60

4) 60 and 80

**Correct Answer: 42 and 56**

**QID : 38 - If 2/3 of P = 1/5 of Q, then what is P : Q?**

1) 3 : 5

2) 3 : 10

3) 3 : 7

4) 3 : 9

**Correct Answer: 3 : 10**

**QID : 39 - The average of 6 numbers is 18. If one number is excluded, the
average becomes 17. What is the excluded number?**

1) 22

2) 23

3) 21

4) 20

**Correct Answer: 23**

**QID : 40 - If the ratio of the cost price and selling price of an article is
5 : 6, then what will be the profit percentage?**

1) 10

2) 12

3) 15

4) 20

**Correct Answer: 20**

**QID : 41 - If the rice is sold at Rs 48 per kg, then there would be a 20%
loss. To earn a profit of 20% what should be the price of rice (per kg)**

1) 72

2) 76

3) 78

4) 84

**Correct Answer: 72**

**QID : 42 - When 80 is subtracted from 20% of a number, the result is 30. What
is the value of the number?**

1) 330

2) 440

3) 550

4) 220

**Correct Answer: 550**

**QID : 43 - A number is first decreased by 30% and then increased by 30%. If
the number so obtained is 72 less than the original number, then what is the
value of the original number?**

1) 720

2) 800

3) 960

4) 1080

**Correct Answer: 800**

**QID : 44 - Speeds of a boat along the current and against the current are 16
km/hr and 12 km/hr respectively. What is the speed (in km/hr) of the current?**

1) 1

2) 2

3) 3

4) 4

**Correct Answer: 2**

**QID : 45 - A person goes from point L to N and comes back. His average speed
for the whole journey is 100 km/hr. If his speed while coming back from N to L
is 65 km/hr, then what will be the speed of the person (in km/hr) while going
from L to N?**

1) 135

2) 146.31

3) 150.62

4) 216.67

**Correct Answer: 216.67**

**QID : 46 - An amount invested at simple interest gives Rs 2550 interest at
rate of 17% per annum in 3 years. What is the principal (in Rs)**

1) 4000

2) 5000

3) 6000

4) 4500

**Correct Answer: 5000**

**QID : 47 -**

**The sales of company A in November is how much percent more than
the sales of company B in November?**

1) 5

2) 10

3) 8

4) 15

**Correct Answer: 5**

**QID : 48 - **

**The sales of company B is same in which two months?**

1) September and October

2) October and November

3) August and November

4) July and August

**Correct Answer: September and October**

**QID : 49 - **

**What is the average sale (in crore Rs) of company B in the given
six months?**

1) 143

2) 140

3) 154

4) 135

**Correct Answer: 143**

**QID : 50 - **

**For how many months the sales of company B is more than the sales
of company A?**

1) 2

2) 3

3) 1

4) 4

**Correct Answer: 3**