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**Q(1-5). Study the following data and answer the questions**

Below table shows the simple interest rates offered by five different banks for the years 2011 to 2015. And Pie charts show the investments by five different persons at the beginning of the year of 2011. Raju, Ravi, Ramu, Rita, Ritu invested in SBI, IDBI, ICICI, HDFC & UCO Bank respectively.

**If the Sum of the total interest earned by Ramu & Rita is Rs 29260.Then what is Ramu’s investment at the beginning of the year 2011?**

A. 34,000

B. 38,000

C. 42,000

D. 56,000

E. Cannot be determined

Answer –**A. 34,000**

Solution:

Sum of Ramu + Rita is 72,000

Interest rate of Ramu = Ramu’s Sum* (7+6+8+9+8)/100

Interest rate of Rita = Rita’s sum * (10+9+6+8+10)/100

Solving above equations we get Ramu’s sum is 34,000.**If the difference between the total Interest rates earned by Ramu & Rita is Rs 3420 then at the end of the year 2015 how much amount can Rita withdraw from her bank?**

A. 34340

B. 38340

C. 46340

D. 54340

E. Cannot be determined

Answer – D. 54340

Solution:

Difference of interest is Rita’s sum * (10+9+6+8+10)/100 – Ramu’s Sum* (7+6+8+9+8)/100 = 3420

Sum of Ramu & Rita is 72,000

Solving we get Rita investment is 38000

Interest by end of 2015 38,000 + 38,000*(10+9+6+8+10)/100 = 54340**Who among the following will get maximum total interest by the end of 2015 among Raju, Ravi & Ritu?**

A. Raju

B. Ravi

C. Ritu

D. Cannot be determined

E. None

Answer –**D. Cannot be determined**

Solution :

Without knowing interest rates offered by theirs cannot be solved**What is interest rate offered by SBI in 2013 if total interest earned by Raju is Rs 17600?**

A. 7

B. 8

C. 9

D. 10

E. Cannot be determined

Answer –**D. 10**

Solution:

Suppose SBI Interest rate in 2013 be ’r ‘ then

44,000* ( 8+7+r+9+6) /100 = 17600

r = 10%**If UCO Bank offered an interest rate of 10% in the year 2015 then Ritu earnings through simple interest is?**

A. 14400

B. 17200

C. 19800

D. 20100

E. None

Answer –**A. 14400**

Solution:

36,000 * (9+8+6+7+10)/100 = 14400

**Q(6-10). Answer the following questions**

**1, 5, ? , 114, 520**

A. 16

B. 25

C. 26

D. 30

E. None

Answer –**C. 26**

Solution:

1 x 1 + 2² = 5

5 x 2 + 4² = 26

26 x 3 + 6² = 114

114 x 4 + 8² = 520**4, 3, ? , 9, 37, 297**

A. 4

B. 9

C. 12

D. 14

E. None

Answer –**A. 4**

Solution:

4 x 0.5 + 1 =3

3 x 1 + 1 = 4

4 x 2 + 1 =9

9 x 4 + 1 = 37

37 x 8 + 1 = 297**11, ? ,7, 12, 26**

A. 5

B. 6

C. 7

D. 8

E. None

Answer –**B. 6**

Solution:

11 x 0.5 + 0.5 =6

6 x 1 + 1 = 7

7 x 1.5 + 1.5 = 12

12 x 2 + 2 = 26**212 , 220, ?, 275, 250, 466**

A. 210

B. 211

C. 212

D. 213

E. None

Answer –**B. 211**

212 + 2³ = 220

220 – 3² = 211

211 + 4³ = 275

275 – 5² = 250

250 + 6³ = 466**100, 107, 93 , 121, 65, ?**

A. 177

B. 187

C. 197

D. 201

E. None

Answer –**A. 177**

Solution:

+7 -14 +28 – 56 + 112

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