Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 18-08-2017 Mathematics (Shift-2)

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Exam Paper SSC CGL 2017 : Held on 18-08-2017 (Shift-2)


(Mathematics)


QID : 151 - What is the largest 4 digit number that is exactly divisible by 93?

Options:

1) 9961
2) 9971
3) 9981
4) 9951

Correct Answer: 9951

QID : 152 - A, B and C can finish a job working alone in 20, 30 and 60 days respectively. They all work together for 1 day, then A and B quit. How many days C working alone will take to finish the remaining part of the job?

Options:

1) 60
2) 54
3) 6
4) 27

Correct Answer: 54

QID : 153 - What is the area (in sq cm) of a rectangle of perimeter 90 cm and breadth 20 cm?

Options:

1) 500
2) 400
3) 250
4) 450

Correct Answer: 500

QID : 154 - If the selling price of an item is Rs 9750 after getting a discount of 25%, then what was its marked price (in Rs)?

Options:

1) 13000
2) 12187
3) 14000
4) 13187

Correct Answer: 13000

QID : 155 - If 3A = 2B = 4C; then what is A : B : C?

Options:

1) 3 : 2 : 4
2) 6 : 4 : 3
3) 4 : 6 : 3
4) 2 : 3 : 4

Correct Answer: 4 : 6 : 3

QID : 156 - The average cost of 5 items in a shopping list is Rs 650. If one more item whose cost is Rs 1400 is added to the list what will be the new average (in Rs)?

Options:

1) 775
2) 875
3) 725
4) 825

Correct Answer: 775

QID : 157 - If a vendor sells apples at Rs 170 per kg he suffers 15% loss. If he sells at Rs 230 per kg, then what is his profit percentage?

Options:

1) 15
2) 10
3) 5
4) 20

Correct Answer: 15

QID : 158 - If 40 is 0.05% of x, then what is the value of x?

Options:

1) 80000
2) 8000
3) 800
4) 80

Correct Answer: 80000

QID : 159 - A taxi going at 90 km/hr takes 35 minutes to travel a certain distance. By how much should it increase its speed (in km/hr) to travel the same distance in 21 minutes?

Options:

1) 60
2) 150
3) 120
4) 90

Correct Answer: 60

QID : 160 - If compound interest received on a certain amount in the 2nd year is Rs 1200, what will be the compound interest (in Rs) for the 4th year on the same amount at 10% rate of interest?

Options:

1) 1452
2) 1320
3) 1552
4) 1420

Correct Answer: 1452

QID : 161 - If 17/3 + [3(2x - 5/3)]/2 = 1/6, then what is the value of x?

Options:

1) 1
2) 3
3) -3
4) -1

Correct Answer: -1

QID : 162 - If a + b = 5 and ab = 6, then what is the value of a3 + b3 ?

Options:

1) 32
2) 38
3) 35
4) 34

Correct Answer: 35

QID : 163 - The sum of a fraction and 3 times its reciprocal is 37/10. What is the fraction?

Options:

1) 5/2
2) 2/5
3) 5/4
4) 4/5

Correct Answer: 5/2

QID : 164 - The 4th and 7th term of an arithmetic progression are 11 and -4 respectively. What is the 15th term?

Options:

1) -49
2) -44
3) -39
4) -34

Correct Answer: -44

QID : 165 - What is the reflection of the point (5 , -1) in the line y = 2?

Options:

1) (5, -5)
2) (-5, -5)
3) (5, 5)
4) (-5, 5)

Correct Answer: (5, 5)

QID : 166 - In what ratio is the segment joining points (2, 3) and (-2, 1) divided by the Y-axis?

Options:

1) 1 : 2
2) 1 : 1
3) 3 : 1
4) 2 : 3

Correct Answer: 1 : 1

QID : 167 - What is the slope of the line 2x - 5y = 12?

Options:

1) 2/5
2) 5/2
3) -2/5
4) -5/2

Correct Answer: 2/5

QID : 168 - Triangle ΔXYZ is similar to ΔPQR. If XY:PQ=5:1. If Area of ΔPQR is 5 sq cm, what is the area (in sq cm) of ΔXYZ?

Options:

1) 125
2) 120
3) 100
4) 64

Correct Answer: 125

QID : 169 - What is the value of Cot 60o - Sec 30o?

Options:

1) -1/3
2) -1/√3
3) 1/√3
4) 1/3

Correct Answer: -1/√3

QID : 170 - Δ ABC is right angled at B. If m∠A = 30°. What is the length (in cm) of AB, if AC = 8 cm?

Options:

1) 2√3
2) 4√3
3) 4/√3
4) 2/√3

Correct Answer: 4√3

QID : 171 - If Cot θ = 24/7, then what is the value of Sec θ?

Options:

1) 7/25
2) 25/24
3) 8/25
4) 9/25

Correct Answer: 25/24

QID : 172 - 

In how many years was the number of admissions greater than that of the previous year?

Options:

1) 2
2) 3
3) 1
4) 4

Correct Answer: 3

QID : 173 - 

Ignoring year 2016 how many students took admission in the coaching centre since its inception in the year 2011?

Options:

1) 1300
2) 1200
3) 900
4) 1000

Correct Answer: 1000

QID : 174 - 

Admissions in the year 2014 grew by _______ percent as compared to the previous year.

Options:

1) 50
2) 100
3) 40
4) 66.67

Correct Answer: 66.67

QID : 175 - 

If fees charged by the coaching centre was Rs 10000 for the first 3 years and Rs 12000 for the next three years then what is the total fees (in Rs. Crores) collected by the coaching centre in the last six years?

Options:

1) 1.48
2) 1.38
3) 1.28
4) 1.18

Correct Answer: 1.48