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# (Paper) C-SAT Sample Test Paper-1 : Basic Numeric Skills & Data Interpretation

## C-SAT Sample Test Paper- 1

Basic Numeric Skills & Data Interpretation

**Directions (Q. 1-5) :** What approximate
value should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions ?
(You are not expected to calculate the exact value.)

**1. 561204 × 58 = ? 55555**(a) 606

(b) 646

(c) 556

(d) 716

(e) 586

**2. 459.008 + 3.0056 × 88.862 = ?**(a) 738

(b) 725

(c) 695

(d) 752

(e) 666

**3. (444% of 531) × 972= ?**(a) 4.5

(b) 0.5

(c) 2.5

(d) 8.5

(e) 6.5

**4. (9321 + 5406 + 1001) ÷ (498 + 929 + 660)=?**(a) 13.5

(b) 4.5

(c) 16.5

(d) 7.5

(e) 10.5

**5. (621.52) ^{2} = ?**(a) 386300

(b) 379300

(c) 398300

(d) 365300

(e) 356300

**Directions (Q. 06-10) :** What should come
in place of question mark (?) in the following number series ?

**6. 444 467 513 582 674 789 ?**(a) 950

(b) 904

(c) 927

(d) 881

(e) 973

**7. 23, 25, 53, 163, 657, 3921 ?**(a) 16461

(b) 13169

(c) 9877

(d) 23045

(e) 19753

**8. 13 13 65 585 7605 129285 ?**(a) 2456415

(b) 2235675

(c) 2980565

(d) 2714985

(e) 2197845

**9. 1 16 81 256 1296 ?**(a) 4096

(b) 2401

(c) 1764

(d) 3136

(e) 6561

**10. 12 12 18 45 180 1170 ?**(a) 12285

(b) 10530

(c) 11700

(d) 12870

(e) 7605

**Directions (Q. 11-20) : **What should come
in place of question mark (?) in the following questions ?

**11. 4 + 4.44 + 0.4 + 44.04 + 444 = ?**(a) 497.24

(b) 487.66

(c) 496.88

(d) 469.88

(e) None of these

**12. [(130) ^{2} ÷ 25×15] ÷ 30= ?**(a) 352

(b) 314

(c) 326

(d) 338

(e) None of these

**13. 38 + 16 × 0.8 = ?**(a) 43.2

(b) 50.8

(c) 44.8

(d) 1.9

(e) None of these

**14. (?) ^{2} + (65)^{2} = (160)^{2} - (90)^{2}
- 7191**(a) 75

(b) 77

(c) 79 (d) 81

(e) None of these

**15. 398 × ? × 7 = 47362**(a) 15

(b) 13

(c) 17

(d) 19

(e) None of these

**16. 1485 ÷ ? = 594**(a)

(b)

(c)

(d)

(e) None of these

**17. 2116 + 692 - ? = 1111**(a) 1667

(b) 1677

(c) 1687

(d) 1697

(e) None of these

**18. 6.896 + 3.753 - 2.005 + 1.004 = ?**(a) 9.486

(b) 9.648

(c) 9.864

(d) 25.76

(e) None of these

**19. (6.5% of 375) - (0.85% of 230) = ?**(a) 23.42

(b) 24.24

(c) 21.64

(d) 25.76

(e) None of these

**20. (13) ^{54} ÷ (13)^{-51} = ?**(a) 2197

(b) 39

(c) 169

(d) 130

(e) None of these

**Directions (Q. 21-25) : **Study the table
carefully to answer the questions that follow:

Sale (in crores) of number of units by six different companies over the years

Year Company |
2001 |
2002 |
2003 |
2004 |
2005 |
2006 |

A | 110 | 118 | 143 | 126 | 152 | 195 |

B | 91 | 93 | 85 | 99 | 69 | 35 |

C | 103 | 153 | 100 | 1289 | 6 | 56 |

D | 112 | 166 | 78 | 83 | 135 | 198 |

E | 72 | 169 | 154 | 98 | 140 | 192 |

F | 64 | 56 | 120 | 70 | 176 | 54 |

**21. Number of units sold by Company B in the year 2003 is what per cent of
the total number of units sold by all the companies together in that year ?**(a) 12.76

(b) 15.5

(c) 12.5 (d) 20

(e) None of these

**22. What is the average number of units sold (in crores) in the year 2005
?**(a) 130

(b) 133

(c) 127

(d) 121

(e) None of these

**23. What is the difference between the number of units sold by Company D
in the year 2001 and that in the year 2003 ?**(a) 3400000

(b) 3400000000

(c) 34000000

(d) 340000000

(e) None of these

**24. Which company has sold the minimum number of units over the years ?**(a) A

(b) B

(c) D

(d) E

(e) None of these

**25. Which company has sold the maximum number of units over the years ?
**(a) A

(b) C

(c) E

(d) F

(e) None of these

## C-SAT Sample Test Paper- 1

Basic Numeric Skills & Data Interpretation

**Directions (Q. 26-30) : **Study the table
carefully to answer the questions that follow:

Price in Rs. per kg of Products over years.

Year Product |
2001 |
2002 |
2003 |
2004 |
2005 |
2006 |

A | 11 | 14 | 14 | 20 | 22 | 32 |

B | 25 | 37 | 45 | 53 | 63 | 72 |

C | 9 | 10 | 12 | 15 | 17 | 20 |

D | 100 | 120 | 135 | 160 | 172 | 200 |

E | 25 | 32 | 37 | 46 | 62 | 68 |

F | 14 | 21 | 25 | 29 | 34 | 40 |

**26. Per cent increase in the price of which product is the highest in the
year 2006 from the year 2002 ?**(a) A

(b) C

(c) E

(d) F

(e) None of these

**27. If in the year 2005, a shopkeeper wished to buy only those products
whose price was above the average price per kg of all the products together in
that year, how many products could the shopkeeper have bought ?**(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) More than three

(e) None of these

**28. If in the year 2003, 3475 kg each of products B and F sold, what the
difference in the money earned from their sale ?**(a) Rs 55,600

(b) Rs 58,700

(c) Rs 61,600

(d) Rs 69,500

(e) None of these

**29. Which product shows the least change in price per kg in the year 2004
from the year 2002 ?**(a) B

(b) c

(c) D

(d) E

(e) None of these

**30. If a shopkeeper bought 25 kg of product F in the year 2002 and then
sold 22 kgs of it in the year 2005, what was the approximate percent profit
earned by him considering he will not be selling the remaining 3 kg ?**(a) 39%

(b) 51%

(c) 35%

(d) 48%

(e) 42%

**Directions (Q. 31-35) : **Study the
following graph carefully to answer the questions that follow :

Profit earned by a company over the years.

**31. What is the percent profit of the company in the year 2004, if the
income of the company was Rs 120cr ?**(a) 100%

(b) 120%

(c) 133%

(d) 125%

(e) 140%

**32. The expending of the company in the year 2005 was Rs 85 cr. What is
the ratio of income to expenditure of the company in the year ?**(a) 23 : 17

(b) 5 : 4

(c) 11 : 18

(d) 21 : 16

(e) None of these

**33. What is (the approximate average (in crores) profit made by the
company over the years ?**(a) 50

(b) 48

(c) 53

(d) 57

(e) 61

**34. The income of the company in the year 2001 was Rs 950000000. What was
the expenditure (in Rs) of the company in that year ?**(a) 50000000

(b) 550000000

(c) 40000000

(d) 350000000

(e) None of these

**35. What is the percent increases in the profit of the company in the year
2004 from the previous year ?**

(a) 43%

(b) 46%

(c) 50%

(d) 40%

(e) None of these

**36. 15 men can do a piece of work in 6 days. How many men would be
required to do the same work in 7.5 days ?**(a) 10

(b) 16

(c) 12

(d) 20

(e) None of these

**37. The average age of a class of 65 boys was 14 years, the average age of
20 them was 14 years, and that of another 15 was 12 years. Find the average age
of the remaining boys.**(a) 16 years

(b) 13 years

(c) 17 years

(d) 15years

(e) None of these

**38. The profit earned after selling an article for Rs 522 is the same as
the loss incurred after selling the article for Rs 378. What is the cost price
(in Rs) of the article?**(a) Rs 4602

(b) Rs 4903

(c) Rs 520

(d) Rs 5505

(e) None of these

**39. A sum of money is divided among A, B, C and D in the ratio 3 : 5 : 7 :
11. If the share of C is Rs 1,668 more then B and D together ?**(a) Rs 6,762

(b) Rs 6,672

(c) Rs 7,506

(d) Rs 6,255

(e) None of these

**40. Which number should replace both the question marks into the following
equation ?
?/867=48/?**(a) 204

(b) 214

(c) 216

(d) 224

(e) None of these

**41. What is 30% of 70% 5/3 of 3500 ? **(a) 400

(b) 441

(c) 361

(d) 484

(e) None of these

**42. Keshav spent Rs 55,475 on his birthday party, Rs 28, 525 on buying
home appliances and the remaining 25% of the total amount he had as cash with
him. What was the total amount ?**(a) Rs 1,05,000

(b) Rs 1,00,000

(c) Rs 1,12000

(d) Rs 1,24,000

(e) None of these

**43. Pankaj started a business investing Rs 42,000. After 4 months Nitin
joined him with a capital of Rs 57,000. At the end of the year the total profit
was Rs 26,000. What is the difference between the share of profits of Pankaj and
Nitin ?**(a) Rs 1,200

(b) Rs 1,400

(c) Rs 1,600

(d) Rs 1,800

(e) None of these

**44. One-fifth of a number is 19. What will 42% of that number be ?**(a) 38

(b) 41.1

(c) 39.9

(d) 43

(e) None of these

**45. In a class of 80 Students, each student got sweets that are 15% of
that total number of students. How many sweets were there ?**(a) 1200

(b) 850

(c) 900

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**46. The simple Interest accrued on an amount of Rs 15,500 at the end of
three years is Rs 5,580. What would be the compound interest accrued on the same
amount at the same rate in the same period ?**(a) Rs 6726.348

(b) Rs 6276.384

(c) Rs 6267.834

(d) Rs 6627.438

(e) None of these

**47. By how much is 2/3 of 93 lesser than 3/4 of 104 ?**(a) 22

(b) 28

(c) 18

(d) 16

(e) None of these

**48. The ages of Sachin and Jatin are in the ratio 8 : 11. After 10 years
the ratio of their ages will be 13 : 16. What is the difference in their ages ?**(a) 16 years

(b) 3 years

(c) 8 years

(d) 6 years

(e) None of these

**49. Mr.Sinha invests 12% of his monthly salary, i.e. Rs 3,660 in Insurance
Policies. Later he invests 16% of his monthly salary on Family Mediclaim
Policies; also he invests another 3% of his salary on NSCs. What is the total
annual amount invested by Mr. Sinha ?**(a) Rs 1,13,460

(b) Rs 1,22,440

(c) Rs 1,06,540

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**50. If the numerator of a fraction is increased by 400% and the
denominator is increased by 500%. The resultant fraction is 15/22 What was the
original fraction ?**(a) 9/11

(b) 5/11

(c) 7/11

(d) 11/13

(e) None of these

** Answer:** 1. e 2. b 3. c 4. d 5. a 6. c 7. e 8. d 9. b 10. a 11. c 12. d 13. b 14. e
15. c 16. a 17. d 18. b 19. e 20. a 21. c 22. e 23. d 24. b 25. a 26. a 27. b
28. d 29. b 30. e 31. e 32. a 33. c 34. b 35. d 36. c 37. d 38. e 39. b 40. a
41. b 42. c 43. e 44. c 45. e 46. b 47. d 48. d 49. a 50. a

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