d Question 1 & 2 | Job Exam Rare Mathematics (JEMrare) - Solved MCQs

# Question 1 & 2

Question 1: In an election between two candidates, one got 55% of the total valid votes, 20% of the votes were invalid. If the total number of votes was 7500, the number of valid votes that the other candidate got, was

a 2700, b 2900, c 3000 ( Assistant Director IB FPSC 2018)

Solution:

This is simply a percentage calculation problem;  First Candidate

First candidate get 55% of total valid votes  Second Candidate

So the option ‘a’ is the answer

(math portion of job test)

Question 2: A man took loan from a bank at the rate of 12% p.a. Simple interest. After 3 years he had to pay Rs. 5400 interest only for the period. The principal amount borrowed by him was?

a 5000,b 15000,c 12000 ( Assistant Director IB FPSC 2018)

Solution:

This is problem of simple interest.

We are given;

Rate of interest (R) = 12 pa

Term of Loan investment (T) = 3 yrs

Interest incurred (I) = 5400

Amount borrowed or Principal Amount (P)=?

We know the simple interest formula; Putting given values   So, the principal amount (borrowed amount was Rs 15000 Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2020