Maths Questions for CTET,KVS Exam : 23 october 2018

Dear Students!!! There is most general as well as a scoring section in all the competitive entrance examinations in the teaching field i.e “Mathematics”.Because in this section only one thing is work i.e your accuracy and that could be nourished with the daily practice. So, for this, we are providing you the daily quiz for all teaching exams i.e CTET Exam 2018, DSSSB ,KVS,STET Exam.

Q1. A trader sold a cycle at a loss of 10%. If the selling price had been increased by Rs. 200, there would have been a gain of 6%. The cost price of the cycle is:
(a) Rs. 1200
(b) Rs. 1205
(c) Rs. 1250
(d) Rs. 1275

Q2. The centroid of a triangle is the point where
(a) the medians meet
(b) the altitudes meet
(c) the right bisectors of the sides of the triangle meet
(d) the bisectors of the angles of the triangle meet

Q3. What is the range of 22, 5, 6, 15, 3, 4, 9, 35?
(a) 22
(b) 25
(c) 32
(d) 15

Q4. When a number is divided by 56, the remainder will be 29. If the same number is divided by 8, then the remainder will be
(a) 6
(b) 7
(c) 5
(d) 3

Q5. If a shop keeper marks his goods for a certain amount so as to get 25% gain after allowing a discount of 20%, if cost price of goods is 100 Rs. then his marked price is:
(a) Rs. 156.25
(b) Rs. 146.25
(c) Rs. 166.25
(d) Rs. 150.25

Q6. The average of marks of 17 students in an examination was calculated as 71. But it was later found that the mark of one student had been wrongly entered as 65 instead of 56 and another as 24 instead of 50. The correct average is:
(a) 70
(b) 71
(c) 72
(d) 73

Q7. The simple interest on a sum for 5 years is two-fifth of the sum. The rate of interest per annum is:
(a) 1
(b) 8
(c) 6
(d) 4

Q8. If a – b = 3 and a^2 + b^2 = 25, then the value of ab is:
(a) 16
(b) 8
(c) 10
(d) 15

Q9.150% of 220+120% of 140+?=850
(a) 342
(b) 355
(c) 352
(d) 360

SOLUTIONS

S1. Ans.(c)
Sol.
The variation between percentages
10% + 6% = 16%
So, 16% → 200
So, 100% → 200/16×100=1250

S2. Ans.(a)
Sol.
the centroid of a triangle is the point where the medians meet.

S3. Ans.(c)
Sol. After arranging all the numbers in ascending order, we get 3, 4, 5, 6, 92, 15, 22 and 35
Range = Highest value – Lowest value
= 35 – 3 = 32

S4. Ans.(c)
Sol.
Let no. is 56 and remainder is 29.
so, number is = (56 + 29)
and that is divided by 8 so, remainder is 5.