Percentage with Explanation

Q8. The cost of a truck is Rs. 3,25,000. It was insured for 85% of its price. The truck met with an accident and got completely damaged. The insurance company gave 90% of the insurance. Find the difference between the cost of the truck and the amount received?

A. Rs. 76,375 B. Rs. 32,600
C. Rs. 81,300 D. Rs. 48,250

Q9. A shopkeeper charges Re. 1 to photocopy a sheet of paper. After first 1000 sheets, 2% discount is allowed on all photocopies. Find the cost to copy 5000 sheets of paper?

A. Rs. 3900 B. Rs. 3990
C. Rs. 4900 D. Rs. 4920

Q10. 455 student failed, and 35% of the student passes in an examination. Find the total number of students appear in the exam?

A. 490 B. 1100
C. 700 D. 830

Q11. One-third of two-fifth of three-seventh of a number is 15. What is 40% of that number?

A. 105 B. 72
C. 80 D. 84

Q12. Mayur spends 20% of his salary on house rent, 10% on conveyance, 40% on food, and 10% on entertainment. If he manages to save Rs. 1500 at the end of a month, then his monthly salary is?

A. Rs. 7000 B. Rs. 11,000
C. Rs. 6000 D. Rs. 7500

Q13. If 25% of a number is subtracted from a second number, the second number reduces to the five-sixth. The ratio of the first number to the second number is

A. 1 : 2 B. 3 : 2
C. 2 : 3 D. None of these

Q14. In a competition examination, 85% of the eligible candidates belonged to the general category and 5% of the applicants were found ineligible. 4275 eligible candidates belong to other categories, find the number of candidates who filled the form of an examination?

A. 37,000 B. 30,000
C. 31,000 D. 35,000