# Solved Practice Question Set- 2 on Numerical Aptitude for SSC Combined Graduate Level Exam, 2012

Staff Selection Commission will conduct the SSC Combined Graduate Level (Tier 1) Exam on 1 & 8 July 2012. In the upcoming exam questions are to be asked from 4 segments namely- General Intelligence & Reasoning, General Awareness, Quantitative Aptitude and English Comprehension. The segment will be of 50 marks each. There will negative marking (-0.25) for each wrong answer.

It is important that aspirants regularly practice solving questions so that they can increase their speed. Speed and accuracy comes only with practice. Jagranjosh acknowledges the importance of practice. It therefore provides a series of model practice sets prior to the different competitive exams.

To help students fair better in the upcoming SSC Combined Graduate Level (Tier 1) Exam, jagranjosh provides here the Solved Practice Question Set on Numerical Aptitude.

**1. If the ratio of cost price and selling price of an article be as 10: 11, the percentage of profit is **

(1) 8

(2) 10

(3) 11

(4) 15

**2. A manufacturer marked an article at Rs. 50 and sold it allowing 20% discount. If his profit was 25% then the cost price of the article was**

(1) Rs. 40

(2) Rs. 35

(3) Rs. 32

(4) Rs. 30

**3. A shopkeeper earns a profit of 12% on selling a book at 10% discount of the printed price. The ratio of the cost price and the printed price of the book is**

(1) 45:56

(2) 45:51

(3) 47:56

(4) 47:51

**4. By selling a bicycle for Rs. 2,850, a shopkeeper gains 14%. If the profit is reduced to 8%, then the selling price will be**

(1) Rs. 2,600

(3) Rs. 2,800

(2) Rs. 2,700

**Solved Practice Question Set- 2 on Numerical Aptitude for SSC Combined Graduate Level Exam, 2012**