Important Objective Previous Year Questions Of Arithmetic Math For SSC CGL PDF Download

Dear Readers, Here we are providing a quiz of 15 questions according to the syllabus of SSC CGL. Most of these questions are asked in SSC CGL previous year. This will give you an implicit idea of SSC CGL Maths Question Paper,

These Practice Sets for Maths are specially designed keeping in view of the pattern that we see in the various competitive exams, especially the Combined Graduate Level Examination  of the Staff Selection Commission (SSC). I hope they’ll help you immensely.

Q1. A trader marks his goods at such a price that after allowing a discount of 18%, he makes a profit of 28%. What is the marked price of an article whose cost price is  1804?
A) 2826
B) 2806
C) 2818
D) 2816

Q2. Anamika can do a piece of work in 15 days and Ananya can do it in 20 days. They work together for 4 days and then Ananaya left. The days taken by Anamika to finish the remaining work is.
A) 10 days
B) 6 days
C) 8 days
D) 9 days

Q3. Two numbers P and Q are such that sum of 6% of P and 4% of Q is three–fourth of the sum of 5% of P and 9% of Q. The ratio of P : Q is:
A) 11 : 9
B) 10 : 9
C) 8 : 9
D) 11:7

Q4. In an election, 20% voters did not participate. The wining candidate got 76% of the total votes casted and he won by 46,800 votes. Find the total number of votes.
A) 1,10,500
B) 1,21,500
C) 1,22,500
D) 1,12,500

Q5. Anu, Babloo, and Charu started a business by investing ` 32,800, ` 36,800 and ` 29,600 respectively. If after 10 months, Babloo received ` 2714 as his share of profit, what amount did Charu get as her share of profit ?
A) 2083
B) 2183
C) 2383
D) 2283

Q6. The perimeter of a rectangle, whose length is 8 m more than its breadth, is 92 m. What would be the area of a triangle whose base is equal to the half of the diagonal of the rectangle and whose height is equal to the length of the rectangle ? 
(Answer is in approximate value)
A) 223 m2
B) 316 m2
C) 332 m2
D) 290 m2

Q7. In a container, there is 480 ltr of pure milk from which 24 ltr of milk is replaced with 24 ltr of water, again 24 ltr milk is replaced by same amount of water, as this process is done once more. Now, what is the amount of pure milk ?
A) 401.54 ltr
B) 421.54 ltr
C) 419.64 ltr
D) 411.54 ltr

Q8. A 480m long train takes 16 seconds to cross a man running at 12 km/hr in a direction opposite to that of the train. What is the speed of the train ?
A) 90 km/hr
B) 84 km/hr
C) 92 km/hr
D) 96 km/hr

Q9. In a class, the average age of student is 8 years, and average age of 16 teachers is 28 years. If the average age of the combined group of all the teachers and students is 10, then the number of students is:
C) 152
D) 164

Q10. At what rate of interest in simple interest, the interest will become 8/3th of the total amount in 12 years?
A) 2%
B) 4%
C) 5%
D) 6%

Q11.  A began a business with Rs 85,000. He was joined afterwards by B with Rs 42,500. For how much period does B join, if the profits at the end of the year are divided in the ratio of 3 : 1?
A) 4 months
B) 5 months
C) 6 months
D) 8 months

Q12.  In the New York stock exchange there are 45% female employees and thus the number of male employees is exceeded by 72. Hence the total number of employees in the New York stock exchange is?
A) 700
B) 720
C) 650
D) 800

Q13.  A cycle agent buys 30 bicycles, of which 8 are first grade and the rest are second grade for Rs 31350. Find at what price he must sell the first grade bicycle so that if he sells the second grade bicycles at 3 quarters of this price, he may make a profit of 40 percent on his outlay.
A) Rs 1791.60
B) Rs 1600
C) Rs 1600.80
D) Rs 1700

Q14. The interest of one rupee in one month is 1 paise. What is the rate of interest?
A) 10%
B) 12%
C) 10.75%
D) 11%

Q15. 11. Simple interest on a certain sum of money for 3 years at 8% per annum is half the compound interest on Rs. 4000 for 2 years at 10% per annum. The sum placed on simple interest is?
A) Rs 1550
B) Rs 1650
C) Rs 1750
D) Rs 2000

Q16.  A and B can complete a work individually in 60 and 40 days. Both start working simultaneously, but 4 days before the work is scheduled to get over B leaves. Find the total number of days taken for the work to be completed.
A) 26 days
B) 26.4 days
C) 26. 8 days
D) 30 days

Q17. Two cars start simultaneously from place A and B 100 km apart, towards each other. A bird sitting on one car starts at the same time towards the other car, and as soon as it reaches the second car, it flies back to the first car and it continues in this manner flying backwards and forwards from one car to the other until the cars meet. Both cars travel at a speed of 50 km/h and the bird flies at 100 km/h. Total distance covered by the bird will be?
A) 100 km
B) 200 km
C) 50 km
D) 80 km

Q18.  A train travelling got accidental 50 km after the journey and therefore proceeds at 3/4 of its former speed and arrives at its destination 35 minutes late. Had the accident occurred 24 km further, it would have reached the destination only 15 minutes late. Normal speed of the train?
A) 19.2 km/h
B) 19 km/h
C) 20 km/h
D) 24 km/h

Answer Key       

1 - d

2 - c

3 - a

4 - d

5 - b

6 - a

7 - d

8 - d

9 - b

10 - c

11 - d

12 - b

13 - a

14 - b

15 - c

16 - c

17 - a

18 - d