# Aptitude - Discounts Online Quiz

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Q 1 - If the true discount on sum due 3 years hence at 10% per annum be Rs. 180, the sum due is

### Answer : A

### Explanation

Present worth=( 100*TD)/R*T=( 100 *180 )/10*3=Rs.600.

Q 2 - Rs. 40 is the true discount on Rs. 520 due after a certain time. What will be the true discount on the same sum due after half of the former time, the rate of interest being the same?

### Answer : C

### Explanation

S.I. on Rs. (520 - 40) for a given time = Rs. 40. S.I. on Rs. 480 for half the time = Rs. 20. T.D. on Rs. 500 = Rs. 20 T.D. on Rs. 520 =Rs. ( 20/480 * 520)= Rs. 21.66

Q 3 - The present worth of a sum due sometime hence is Rs. 1024 and the banker's gain is Rs.64. The true discount is:

### Answer : A

### Explanation

T.D. = √(P.W.x B.G.) =√(1024x64.) =Rs. 256

Q 4 - The true discount on a bill of Rs. 360 is Rs. 60. The banker's discount is:

### Answer : A

### Explanation

P.W.=Rs.(360-60)=Rs.300 SI on Rs.300 =Rs.60 SI on Rs.360 =Rs. (60/300) * 360=Rs.72 B.D. = Rs.72

Q 5 - A man wants to sell his bike. There are two offers, one at Rs. 24,000 cash and the other a credit of Rs. 25,760 to be paid after 6 months, money being at 20% per annum. Which is the better offer?

### Answer : B

### Explanation

Present worth of 25,760 due 6 months hence=25760*100/( 100+(20*6/12))=Rs. 23418 So he should take cash.

Q 6 - The genuine markdown on an aggregate due 8 months consequently at 6% p.a. is Rs 130. The total due is:

### Answer : C

### Explanation

P.W. = Rs (100*130)/(6*8/12) = Rs 3250 Sum due = (P.W.) + (T.D.) = Rs (3250+130) = Rs 3380

Q 7 - The genuine rebate on Rs 2580 due after some time at 6% p.a. is Rs 180. After what amount of time is the aggregate due?

### Answer : C

### Explanation

P.W. = Rs (2580-180) = Rs. 2400 S.I. on Rs 2400 at 6% p.a. is Rs. 180 ∴ Time = ((100*180))/((2400*6)) years =5/4 years = 1 year 3 months.

Q 8 - A man acquired a look for Rs 1950 in real money and sold it for Rs 2160 at a credit of 1 year. On the off chance that the rate of hobby is 8% p.a., then the man has:

### Answer : B

### Explanation

C.P. = Rs. 1950 S.P. = P.W. of Rs. 2160 due 1 year hence = Rs ((100*2160))/(100+(8*1)) = Rs 2000 in cash. ∴ Gain = Rs (2000-1950) = Rs 50

Q 9 - In the event that Rs 20 be permitted as genuine rebate on a bill of Rs 260 due after at some point, what will be the genuine markdown on the same bill for half of the time?

### Answer : B

### Explanation

S.I. on Rs (260-20) for a fixed time = Rs 20 S.I. on Rs 240 for half the time = Rs 10 T.D. on Rs 250 = Rs 10 T.D. on Rs 260 = Rs (10/250*260) = Rs 10.40

Q 10 - A businessperson needs to pay to a wholesaler a total of Rs 10028 following 1 year. He needs to pay the obligation following 3 months. On the off chance that the rate of hobby is 12% p.a., the amount he will need to pay?

### Answer : A

### Explanation

Payment to be made = P.W. of Rs. 10028 due 9 months hence = Rs ((100*10028))/(100+(12*3/4) )= Rs ((100*10028))/109= Rs 9200