### Daily Quiz - Quantitative Aptitude

**Q1. A and B started a business with the investments in the ratio of 5 : 3 respectively. After 6 months from the start of the business, C joined them and the respective ratio between the investments of B and C was 2 : 3. If the annual profit earned by them was Rs. 12300, what was the difference between B’s share and C’s share in the profit?**

(a) Rs. 900

(b) Rs. 800

(c) Rs. 600

(d) Rs. 400

(e) Rs. 700

**Q2. Gaurav, Vivek and Neeraj enter into partnership by making investments in the ratio 3 : 5 : 7. After a year, Neeraj invests another Rs. 337600 while Gaurav withdraws Rs. 45600. The ratio of investments then changes to 24 : 59 : 167. How much did Gaurav invest initially?**

(a) Rs. 45600

(b) Rs. 96000

(c) Rs. 141600

(d) Rs. 156000

(e) None of these

**Q3.There are five boxes. The weight of the first box is 200 kg and the weight of the second box is 20% higher than the weight of the third box, whose weight is 25% higher than the first box’s weight. The fourth box at 350 kg is 30% lighter than the fifth box. Find the difference in the average weight of the four heaviest boxes and the four lightest boxes.**

(a) 72.5 kg

(b) 75 kg

(c) 36.4 kg

(d) 32 kg

(e) 67.5 Kg

**Q4. A person spent 40% of his monthly salary on house rent and 25% of the remaining salary on food and he saved the remaining amount. If he saves Rs 48600 annually then what is his monthly salary?**

(a) Rs 8000

(b) Rs 9000

(c) Rs 10000

(d) Rs 12000

(e) Rs 15000

**Q5. The market price of an article is Rs. 100. If the article is sold at a discount of 10%, then 35% profit is realised. How much loss or profit will be made if it is sold for Rs. 30 less than market price?**

(a) 5% loss

(b) 8% gain

(c) 5% gain

(d) 8% loss

(e) None of these

**Answers:**

**1. (a)**

**2. (c)**

**3. (b)**

**4. (b)**

**5. (c)**