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Welcome to Online Quantitative Aptitude section in AffairsCloud.com. Here we are creating question sample From **Data ****Interpretation** that is important for IBPS, SBI, RRB,SSC and other competitive exams. We have included Some questions that are repeatedly asked in exams.

**Direction: (Q1-5). Refer the table and answer the given questions.**

Year |
Total Number of Votes |
% of Valid Votes |
Respective Ratio of Valid votes of male & Valid votes of female |

2011 | – | – | 5:4 |

2012 | 12000 | – | 4:7 |

2013 | 8000 | 52% | – |

2014 | – | 60% | 5:3 |

2015 | 15000 | 58% | – |

**In 2013, if the number of valid votes of female was 1040, what was the respective ratio of number of valid votes of male and number of valid votes of female same year?**

A.5:9

B.3:1

C.9:5

D.6:5

E.5:7

Answer –**B. 3:1**

**Explanation :**

52% of 8000 = 4160

Valid votes of Female = 1040

Valid votes of Male = 4160 – 1040 = 3120

=> 3120:1040

=> 3:1

**If the average number of valid votes in 2012 and 2015 was 7500, what will be the ratio between the valid votes in 2015 to 2012?**

A.21:37

B.29:21

C.37:17

D.17:21

E.31:39

Answer –**B. 29:21**

**Explanation :**

Number of valid votes in 2012 and 2015 = 15000

2015: 58% of 15000 =8700

2012: 15000 – 8700 = 6300

Ratio = 29:21

**The total number of votes increased by 20% from 2013 to 2016. If 45% of the votes valid in 2016, what is the difference between number of valid votes in 2013 and 2016?**

A.185

B.170

C.160

D.145

E.130

Answer –**C. 160**

**Explanation :**

Total votes in 2016 = 120/100 * 8000 = 9600

Valid votes in 2016 =45% of 9600 = 4320

Valid votes in 2013 = 52% of 8000 = 4160

Difference = 4320 – 4160 = 160

**In 2014, if the difference between number of valid votes of male and number of valid votes of female was 2100, what was the total number of votes in 2014?**

A.11000

B.12000

C.14000

D.15000

E.Cannot be determined

Answer –**C.14000**

**Explanation :**

8x = Valid Votes; y = Total Votes

2x = 2100

x = 1050

5:3 =>8x =8400

60% of y = 8400

y = 14000

**In 2011, the respective ratio of total number of votes to valid votes was 5:3. Number of valid votes of female in 2011 constitutes what approximate percent of the total number of votes in the same year?**

A.16%

B.27%

C.35%

D.42%

E.Cannot be determined

Answer –**B.27%**

**Explanation :**

Let total no.of votes =5x and valid votes =3x

Female valid vote=3x *4/9=4x/3

Percentage of female valid vote out of total vote =[(4x/3)/5x]*100=26.66

**Directions (Q.6-10): Study the following pie chart carefully and answer the questions given below.**

Percentage wise distribution of the number of mobile phones sold by a shopkeeper during six months

The respective ratio between the numbers of mobile phones sold of company Nokia and Samsung during six months

Months |
Nokia : Samsung |

January | 10:9 |

February | 4:3 |

March | 2:3 |

April | 3:5 |

May | 6:5 |

June | 3:2 |

**If in January the total mobile sold was 19%, then what is the ratio between the number of Nokia mobiles sold in January to the number of Samsung mobiles sold in April?**

A.3:5

B.5:7

C.2:1

D.3:2

E.Cannot be determined

Answer –**C.2:1**

**Explanation :**

In January the total mobile sold = 19*50000/100 = 9500

Total in April = 8 % = 4000

Nokia in Jan = 10/19 * 9500 = 5000

Samsung in April = 5/8 * 4000 = 2500

Ratio = 2:1

**What is the respective ratio between the number of mobile phones sold of Nokia in February to the number of mobile phones sold of Samsung in June?**

A.3:5

B.5:3

C.2:1

D.1:2

E.Cannot be determined

Answer –**B.5:3**

**Explanation :**

Nokia Mobile sold in February = 14/100 * 50000 * 4/7 = 4000

Samsung Mobile sold in June = 12/100 * 50000 * 2/5 = 2400

Ratio = 5:3

**If the shopkeeper earned a total profit Rs. 1250000 on selling Samsung mobiles during May, what was his profit earned on each mobile phones of that company during the same month?**

A.250

B.300

C.350

D.400

E.Cannot be determined

Answer –**A.250**

**Explanation :**

Samsung mobiles sold in May = 22/100 * 110000 * 5/11 = 5000

Total profit = Profit * No. of mobile sold

1250000 = X * 5000

X = 250

**In how many months the number of Nokia mobiles sold is more than the number of Samsung mobiles sold?**

A.Two

B.Three

C.Four

D.Five

E.Six

Answer –**C.Four**

**Explanation :**

In Jan, Feb, May and June.

**What is the difference between the total number of Nokia mobiles sold to the number of Samsung mobile sold over the years?**

A.150

B.200

C.250

D.300

E.400

Answer –**B.200**

**Explanation :**

Total number of Nokia mobiles sold = 25100

Total number of Samsung mobiles sold = 24900

Difference = 200

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