# Percentage – Aptitude Question and Answer

In this section we will have Maths Aptitude Question and Answers on Percentage. Percentage Questions appear frequently in all competitive Exams, GRE and College admission. These questions are easy to solve and require little attention.

All Questions are Multiple choice with only one solution to all problems. Candidate has to select best possible answer from the given options.

Aptitude Questions on Percentage – Test series

Q 1 – What rate percent is 3 minutes 36 seconds to an hour ?
• 4 %
• 6 %
• 8 %
• 9 %

Q 2 – A men spent Rs 229.50 which is 85% of what he earned. How much does he earn ?
• 270
• 300
• 320
• 340

Q 3 – If 97% of students are present in a class and 27 students are absent. Find total numbers of student in class ?
• 600
• 700
• 800
• 900

Q 4 – Adding 5% of x to x is equivalent to multiplying x by how much ?
• 1.05
• 1.10
• 1.15
• 1.25

Q 5 – Subtracting 7% of x from x is equivalent to multiplying x by how much ?
• .91
• .93
• .97
• 1.07

Q 6 – The population of town is 3840 which is increased to 4032. Find out increase population in percentage ?
• 4 %
• 5 %
• 6 %
• 8 %

Q 7 – A’s salary is 50% above B’s. How much percent is B’s salary below A’s ?
• 50 %
• 45 %
• 33 %
• 25 %

Q 8 – A’s salary is 50% below B’s salary. How much is B’s salary above A’s ?
• 25 %
• 50 %
• 75 %
• 100 %

Q 9 – Two numbers are respectively 20% and 50% more than a third number. What is the ratio of the two numbers ?
• 3:4
• 4:6
• 4:5
• 5:7

Q 10 – A man loses 12.5% of his money and after spending 70% of the remainder , has Rs 210 left. Find the money he had first ?
• 800
• 1000
• 1200
• 1400

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