# (Download) SSC: Combined Graduate Level (Tier II) Exam Solved Paper: Held on: 1-08-2010

## SSC: Combined Graduate Level Tier–II Exam Held on: 01.08.2010

**1. A General, while arranging his men, who were 6000 in number, in the form of a
square, found that there were 71 men left over. How many were arranged in each
row?**(a) 73

(b) 77

(c) 87

(d) 93

**2. A number, when divided successively by 4, 5 and 6, leaves remainders 2, 3 and
4 respectively. The least such number is**(a) 50

(b) 53

(c) 19

(d) 214

**3. A number, when divided by 296, gives 75 as the remainder. If the same number
is divided by 37 then the remainder will be**(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 19

(d) 31

**4. A person bought a horse and a carriage for Rs. 20000. Later, he sold the horse at 20% profit and the carriage at 10% loss. Thus, he gained 2% in the whole transaction. The cost price of the horse was**

(a) Rs. 7200

(b) Rs. 7500

(c) Rs. 8000

(d) Rs. 9000

**5. A sells an article to B at 15% profit. B sells it to C at 10% loss. If C
pays Rs. 517.50 for it then A purchased it at**(a) Rs. 500

(b) Rs. 750

(c) Rs. 1000

(d) Rs. 1250

**6. The cost price of an article is 80% of its marked price for sale. How
much per cent does the tradesman gain after allowing a discount of 12% ?**(a) 20

(b) 12

(c) 10

(d) 8

**7. A merchant has announced 25% rebate on prices of
ready-made garments at the time of sale. If a purchase needs to have a rebate of
Rs. 400, then how many shirts, each costing Rs. 320, should he purchase?**(a) 10

(b) 7

(c) 6

(d) 5

**8. A merchant purchases a wristwatch for Rs. 450 and fixes
its list price in a such a way that after allowing a discount of 10%, he earns a
profit of 20%. Then the list price (in rupees) of the wristwatch is**(a) 500

(b) 600

(c) 750

(d) 800

**9. Ram donated 4% of his income to a charity and deposited 10% of the rest in a Bank. If now he has Rs. 8640 left with him, then his income is**

(a) Rs. 12,500

(b) Rs. 12,000

(c) Rs. 10,500

(d) Rs. 10,000

**10. If the length of a rectangle is increased by 10% and its breadth is
decreased by 10%, then its area**(a) decreases by 1%

(b) increases by 1%

(c) decreases by 2%

(d) remains unchanged