## Quantitative Aptitude Questions for SSC CHSL 2018 : 21st March

Q1. What sum of money must be given at simple interest for six months at 4% per annum in order to earn Rs. 150 interest?

(a) Rs. 5000

(b) Rs. 7500

(c) Rs. 10000

(d) Rs. 15000

Q2. A sum of money becomes 7/6 of itself in 3 years at a certain rate of simple interest. The rate of interest per annum is:

(a) 5(5/9)%

(b) 6(5/9)%

(c) 18%

(d) 25%

Q3. The simple interest on a certain sum at 5% per annum for 3 years and 4 years differs by Rs. 42. The sum is:

(a) Rs. 210

(b) Rs. 280

(c) Rs. 750

(d) Rs. 840

Q4. The difference between the simple interest received from two different sources on Rs. 1500 for 3 years is Rs. 13.50. The difference between their rates of interest is:

(a) 0.1%(b) 0.2%

(c) 0.3%

(d) 0.4%

Q5. A sum of Rs. 10,000 is lent partly at 8% and remaining at 10% per annum. If the yearly interest on the average is 9.2%, the two parts are:

(a) Rs. 4000, Rs. 6000(b) Rs. 4500, Rs. 5500

(c) Rs. 5000, Rs. 5000

(d) Rs. 5500, Rs. 4500

Q6. A sum of Rs. 1600 gives a simple interest of Rs. 252 in 2 years and 3 months. The rate of interest per annum is:

(a) 5½%(b) 8%

(c) 7%

(d) 6%

Q7. The simple interest on a sum of money is 4/9 of the principal and the number of years is equal to the rate percent per annum. The rate per annum is:

(a) 5%(b) 6⅔%

(c) 6%

(d) 7⅕%

Q8. A sum of Rs. 400 amounts to Rs. 480 in 4 years. What will it amount to if the rate of interest is increased by 2%?

(a) Rs. 484(b) Rs. 560

(c) Rs. 512

(d) None of these

Q9. At what rate percent per annum will the simple interest on a sum of money be 2/5 of the principal amount in 10 years?

(a) 4%(b) 6%

(c) 5⅔%

(d) 6⅔%

Q10. In what time will the simple interest be 2/5 of the principal at 8 percent per annum?

(a) 8 years(b) 7 years

(c) 5 years

(d) 6 years