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**What is the speed of the boat in still water ?**

I.The boat covers 10km in 2hrs in downstream

II.The boat covers same distance in 5hrs in upstream

III.The speed of stream is one third of that of boat in still water

A)Only I and II together are sufficient

B)Only I and III together are sufficient

C)I, II and III together not sufficient

D)I,II and III together are not necessary

E)I and either II or III are sufficientAnswer –**E)I and either II or III are sufficient**

**Explanation :**

I and II :

U = (5+2)/2 = 3.5kmph

I and III

U+u/3 = 5

4u=15

U=3.7kmph**Ganesh borrowed a sum at CI. What is the amount returned in 2 years ?**

I.The rate of interest is 4% PA

II.The SI incurred on the sum in 1 year is Rs.500

III. The borrowed sum is 10 times the amount earned as SI in 2 years

A)Only I and II together are sufficient

B)Only I and III together are sufficient

C)I, II and III together not sufficient

D)II and either I or III are sufficient

E)None of theseAnswer –**D)II and either I or III are sufficient**

**Explanation :**

From II and III

SI for 2 years = 1000

P = 10*1000 = 10000

CI =P(1+ R/100)^{n}**What is the ratio of investments of P, Q and R ?**

I.Total investments is Rs.12000 in which P’s contribution is Rs.4500

II.Ratio of investments of P to Q is 4 :3 and Q to R is 3:1

A)Only I sufficient

B)Both I and III together are sufficient

C)Only II sufficient

D)I and II together are not necessary

E)None of theseAnswer –**C)Only II sufficient**

**Explanation :**4:3:1 = P:Q:R**What is Sasi’s present age ?**

I.Sasi is three years older than Sila

II.The ratio between Sila and Renuka’s age is 3:4

A)Only I sufficient

B)Only II sufficient

C)Both I and II are sufficient

D)Nither I nor II are sufficient

E)None of theseAnswer –**D)Nither I nor II are sufficient**

**Explanation :**

From I and II we cannot find the exact Sasi’s present age**What is the salary of X in a group of X, Y, Z, whose average salary is Rs. 36,700 ?**

I.Total Salaries of Y and Z is Rs.78,650

II.Total salaries of X and Y is Rs. 97,550

A)Only I sufficient

B)Only II sufficient

C)Both I and II are sufficient

D)Either I or II are sufficient

E)None of theseAnswer –**A)Only I sufficient**

**Explanation :**

Total Salary = 36700*3 = 110100 = x+y+z

Y+Z = 78650

X+Y = 97550**What is the marks obtained by John in Hindi ?**

I.Average marks obtained by John in Hindi, Geography, Computer Science is 125

II.Average marks obtained by John in History, English and Commerce are 134

A)Only I sufficient

B)Only II sufficient

C)Both I and II are sufficient

D)Either I or II are sufficient

E)Neither I or IIAnswer –**E)Neither I or II**

**Explanation :**

Without total marks we can’t find the particular sub mark**How many students are there in the class ?**

I.The average weight of the class is 46kg

II.If 2 students weighting 38kg and 32kg leave the class and are replaced by 48kg and 40kg then the average weight is increased by 2.5kg.

A)Only I sufficient

B)Only II sufficient

C)Both I and II are sufficient

D)Either I or II are sufficient

E)Neither I or IIAnswer –**B)Only II sufficient**

**Explanation :**

Total = 46*x

New total= 48.5*x

48.5X – 46*x = 48+40-38-32**What is the profit earned by selling a TV for Rs.17525 ?**

I.The CP of 5 such TV is equal to the SP of 4 such TV

II.13% profit is earned by selling each TV

A)Only I sufficient

B)Only II sufficient

C)Both I and II are sufficient

D)Either I or II are sufficient

E)Neither I or IIAnswer –**D)Either I or II are sufficient**

**Explanation :**

From I :

CP = 4/5 = 100*17525/125

From II :

CP = 113*17525/100**How many men and women can complete a piece of work in 15 days ?**

I.If 12 men can complete the same work in 20 days

II.If 10 women and 6 men complete the same work in 12days

A)Only I sufficient

B)Only II sufficient

C)Both I and II are sufficient

D)Either I or II are sufficient

E)Neither I or IIAnswer –**C)Both I and II are sufficient**

**Explanation :**

12m = 1/20

1m = 1/12*20

10W+6M = 1/12

Find the 1W workdone to find xm+yw = 1/15**What is the two digit number ?**

I.The sum of the 2 digit number is 6

II.The difference between the 2 digit number is 0

A)Only I sufficient

B)Only II sufficient

C)Both I and II are sufficient

D)Either I or II are sufficient

E)Neither I or IIAnswer –**C)Both I and II are sufficient**

**Explanation :**

X+y = 6

x-y =0 then x=3, y=3

solve this 2 equation

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