# Percentage TNPSC Group 1 Questions

## Percentage MCQ Questions

7.

A man bought an old bicycle for Rs. 1,500. He spends Rs. 500 on its repair and sells it for Rs. 1,800. Find the percentage of his loss.

Group 4 - 2016

A.

10%

B.

15%

C.

20%

D.

5%

A. 10%

8.

By selling an article for Rs. 480, a person lost 20%. For what amount should he sell it to make a profit of 20%?

Group 1 - 2014

A.

Rs. 800

B.

Rs. 760

C.

Rs. 720

D.

Rs. 680

C. Rs. 720

9.

The population of a village is 32,000. 40% of them are men. 25% of them are women and the rest are children. Find the number of men and children.

Group 1 - 2019

A.

12200 men, 11800 childern

B.

12800 men, 11200 childern

C.

12220 men, 12200 childern

D.

12200 men, 11200 childern

B. 12800 men, 11200 childern

10.

Shyam's monthly income is Rs.12,000. He saves Rs.1200. Find the percent of his savings and his expenditure.

Group 1 - 2019

A.

10%, 80%

B.

10%, 90%

C.

80%, 10%

D.

90%, 10%

B. 10%, 90%

11.

Gain or loss percent is always calculated on

Group 4 - 2018

A.

cost price

B.

selling price

C.

gain

D.

loss

A. cost price

12.

Sasi purchased a house for Rs. 27,75,000 and spent Rs. 2,25,000 on its interior decoration. He sold the house to make a profit of 40%. What is the selling price of the house?

Group 1 - 2017

A.

31,20,000

B.

36,00,000

C.

42,00,000

D.

48,00,000