Quantitative Aptitude Quiz – 51 (Data Interpretation)

Directions—Study the following caselet carefully and answer the questions that follow—
Mr. Ramchandran has recently acquired four companies—A, B, C and D. He noticed that the sales of the company D are half that of company A, whereas the profits of the company A are double that of company D. The expenses of company C are Rs. 2 crores less than that of company D. Whereas the profit of the company B is Rs. 1 crore less than that of company C. The expenses of company A are two times that of company II. It is also known that the sales of the company C are Rs. 12 crores or one-fourth that of company B. An insider further informs Mr. Ramchandran that the sales of the company D are Rs. 10 crores more than that of company C and the expenses of company A are 80% of its own sales.

1. All figures are for the years 2005- 2006.
2. Profit = Sales – Expenses.

1. What is the total sale of all the four companies ?
(A) Rs. 126 crores
(B) Rs. 150 crores
(C) Rs. 117 crores
(D) Rs. 125 crores
(E) None of these

2. The expenses of the company A exceed that of the company C by—
(A) Rs. 17·6 crores
(B) Rs. 19·6 crores
(C) Rs. 18·6 crores
(D) Rs. 50·8 crores
(E) None of these

3. Which company had the maximum profit ?
(A) B
(B) C
(C) D
(D) A
(E) None of these

4. The expenses of the company B exceed the profit of the company A by—
(A) Rs. 44·8 crores
(B) Rs. 56·2 crores
(C) Rs. 43·8 crores
(D) Rs. 62·2 crores
(E) None of these

5. Which company was running in the maximum loss ?
(A) C
(B) B
(C) A
(D) D
(E) None of these

Directions—Study the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow—
Students of a class play only one or two or three games out of the three games—Badminton, Football and Cricket. 5 students play only Cricket, 8 students play only Football and 7 students play only Badminton. 4 students play only two games—Cricket and Football, 3 students play only two games—Badminton and Football and other 4 students play only two games Badminton and Cricket. 2 students play all the three games.

1. How many students play Badminton ?
(A) 14
(B) 17
(C) 12
(D) 13
(E) None of these

2. How many students play Football ?
(A) 8
(B) 17
(C) 15
(D) 14
(E) None of these

3. How many students play Cricket with Badminton ?
(A) 9
(B) 10
(C) 4
(D) 6
(E) None of these

4. How many students play Cricket with Football ?
(A) 7
(B) 4
(C) 6
(D) 15
(E) None of these

5. How many students are there in the class ?
(A) 33
(B) 31
(C) 36
(D) 35
(E) None of these




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