### MCQs from Past Papers

**1. written as a fraction is:**

**(a) 3.72 ** (b) 37.20

(c) 0.372 (d) 372.00

**2. When you divide 0.7 by 10 you get:**

(a) 7 (b) 0.7

**(c) 0.07** (d) 0.007

**3. 0.03 x 10 = ?**

(a) 30 (b) 3

**(c) 0.3** (d) 0.003

**4. If 10 men complete a work in 20 days, how long will it take 8 men to do the job if they work at the same rate?**

(a) 16 days (b) 18 days

(c) 20 days **(d) 25 days**

**5. In a class of 550 students, 42% wish to go to college. How many students wish to attend college?**

(a) 210 (b) 220

(c) 225 **(d) 231**

**6. A doll is sold for Rs. 220. What was the cost of doll if the rate of profit was 10% of the cost?**

(a) Rs. 198 **(b) Rs. 200 **

(c) Rs. 210 (d) Rs. 240

**7. Which number can replace both the questions marks in 2/? = ?/50?**

(a) 5 **(b) 10 **

(c) 25 (d) 100

**8. Nasir bought a practical copy for Rs.60 and sold it for Rs.40. How much loss did he get?**

(a) 30 (b) 60

(c) 40 **(d) 20**

**9. The number whose 17% is 51 is:**

(a) 200 (b) 100

**(c) 300** (d) 210

**10. Insert the missing number:** **341(250) 466 282( ) 398**

(a) 228 **(b) 232**

(c) 226 (d) 240

**11. If 20 men construct a building in 40 days, how long will it take l0 men to do this work?**

(a) 50 days (b) 60 days

(c) 70 days **(d) 80 days**

**12. Muhammad Aslam bought a TV for Rs.8000 and sold it for Rs.7000. How much loss did he get?**

**(a) Rs.1000** (b) Rs.2000

(c) Rs.3000 (d) Rs.4000

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**13. Which number will come next? 2, 5,12, 23, 38, 57, ___________**

(a) 69 (b) 76

**(c) 80** (d) 84

**14. Ahmed spends Rs.44,000 to get a car and sells it at Rs.48,000. Find the percentage of profit?**

(a) 12% **(b) 9.09%**

(c) 14% (d) 80%

**15. Sohail sold a car for Rs.80,000 which he had bought for Rs.90,000. What is his loss?**

(a) 61.40% (b) 55.51%

(c) 12.31% **(d) 11.11%**

**16. Eight machines can do a piece of work in 10 days. How long will it take 16 machines to do that work?**

(a) 7 days **(b) 5 days **

(c) 6 days (d) 8 days

**17. If 120 men build a huge building in 30 days, how long will it take 80 men to do build the same building?**

(a) 35 days (b) 30 days

**(c) 45 days** (d) 40 days

**18. A rectangle has a length of 16cm and breadth of 3cm. What is its area?**

(a) 0.48 cm (b) 4.8 cm

**(c) 48 cm** (d) 19 cm

**19. 30% of 100 is equal to 3% of:**

(a) 3000 (b) 2000

**(c) 1000** (d) 750

**20. The degrees in a complete circle are:**

(a) 180° (b) 260°

**(c) 360°** (d) 270°

**21. What comes next in the following series? 64, 48, 40, 36, 34**

(a) 30 (b) 31

(c) 32 **(d) 33**

**22. A zoo had some lions and some parrots. The supervisor counted 15 heads and 50 legs. How many lions were there?**

(a) 9 **(b) 10**

(c) 12 (d) 13

**23. Which number can replace both question marks? 2/? = ?/50**

(a) 8 **(b) 10 **

(c) 11 (d) 12

**24. If 25 students took an examination and 4 of them failed, what percent of them passed?**

(a) 75% (b) 80%

**(c) 84% ** (d) 85%

**25. The diameter of a round table is 7 metres. How much distance a person will walk around it?**

(a) 10 metres (b) 15 metres

(c) 18 metres **(d) 22 metres**

**26. If day before yesterday was Saturday then day after tomorrow will be:**

(a) Tuesday **(b) Wednesday**

(c) Thursday (d) Friday

**27. If 25 toys cost 500, what would be the cost of 75 toys?**

(a) 2000** (b) 1500**

(c) 1200 (d) 1700

**28. A man walks 3 km to his East then turns left and walks 3 km towards North then turns left and walks 3 km towards West. Indicate the correct direction in which he is in relation to his starting point:**

(a) East **(b) West **

(c) South (d) North

**29. A rectangular room is 6m long, 5m wide and 4m high. What is the total volume of the room in cubic metres?**

(a) 24 (b) 30

**(c) 120** (d) 240

**30. A father is 9 times as old as his son and the mother is 8 times as old as the son. Sum of father’s and mother’s age is 51. What is the age of the son?**

(a) 7 (b) 5

(c) 4 **(d) 3**