# SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 18-AUG-2017 Shift-2 (Mathematics)

## SSC CGL 2017 EXAM PAPER : Held on 18-AUG-2017 Shift-2

## (Mathematics)

**QID : 151 - What is the largest 4 digit number that is exactly divisible
by 93?**

**Options:**

1) 9961

2) 9971

3) 9981

4) 9951

**Correct Answer: 9951**

**QID : 152 - A, B and C can finish a job working alone in 20, 30 and 60
days respectively. They all work together for 1 day, then A and B quit. How many
days C working alone will take to finish the remaining part of the job?**

**Options:**

1) 60

2) 54

3) 6

4) 27

**Correct Answer: 54**

**QID : 153 - What is the area (in sq cm) of a rectangle of perimeter 90 cm
and breadth 20 cm?**

**Options:**

1) 500

2) 400

3) 250

4) 450

**Correct Answer: 500**

**QID : 154 - If the selling price of an item is Rs 9750 after getting a
discount of 25%, then what was its marked price (in Rs)?**

**Options:**

1) 13000

2) 12187

3) 14000

4) 13187

**Correct Answer: 13000**

**QID : 155 - If 3A = 2B = 4C; then what is A : B : C?**

**Options:**

1) 3 : 2 : 4

2) 6 : 4 : 3

3) 4 : 6 : 3

4) 2 : 3 : 4

**Correct Answer: 4 : 6 : 3**

**QID : 156 - The average cost of 5 items in a shopping list is Rs 650. If
one more item whose cost is Rs 1400 is added to the list what will be the new
average (in Rs)?**

**Options:**

1) 775

2) 875

3) 725

4) 825

**Correct Answer: 775**

**QID : 157 - If a vendor sells apples at Rs 170 per kg he suffers 15% loss.
If he sells at Rs 230 per kg, then what is his profit percentage?**

**Options:**

1) 15

2) 10

3) 5

4) 20

**Correct Answer: 15**

**QID : 158 - If 40 is 0.05% of x, then what is the value of x?**

**Options:**

1) 80000

2) 8000

3) 800

4) 80

**Correct Answer: 80000**

**QID : 159 - A taxi going at 90 km/hr takes 35 minutes to travel a certain
distance. By how much should it increase its speed (in km/hr) to travel the same
distance in 21 minutes?**

**Options:**

1) 60

2) 150

3) 120

4) 90

**Correct Answer: 60**

**QID : 160 - If compound interest received on a certain amount in the 2nd
year is Rs 1200, what will be the compound interest (in Rs) for the 4th year on
the same amount at 10% rate of interest?**

**Options:**

1) 1452

2) 1320

3) 1552

4) 1420

**Correct Answer: 1452**

**QID : 161 - If 17/3 + [3(2x - 5/3)]/2 = 1/6, then what is the value of x?**

**Options:**

1) 1

2) 3

3) -3

4) -1

**Correct Answer: -1**

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**QID : 162 - If a + b = 5 and ab = 6, then what is the value of a ^{3}
+ b^{3} ?**

**Options:**

1) 32

2) 38

3) 35

4) 34

**Correct Answer: 35**

**QID : 163 - The sum of a fraction and 3 times its reciprocal is 37/10.
What is the fraction?**

**Options:**

1) 5/2

2) 2/5

3) 5/4

4) 4/5

**Correct Answer: 5/2**

**QID : 164 - The 4th and 7th term of an arithmetic progression are 11 and
-4 respectively. What is the 15th term?**

**Options:**

1) -49

2) -44

3) -39

4) -34

**Correct Answer: -44**

**QID : 165 - What is the reflection of the point (5 , -1) in the line y =
2?**

**Options:**

1) (5, -5)

2) (-5, -5)

3) (5, 5)

4) (-5, 5)

**Correct Answer: (5, 5)**

**QID : 166 - In what ratio is the segment joining points (2, 3) and (-2, 1)
divided by the Y-axis?**

**Options:**

1) 1 : 2

2) 1 : 1

3) 3 : 1

4) 2 : 3

**Correct Answer: 1 : 1**

**QID : 167 - What is the slope of the line 2x - 5y = 12?**

**Options:**

1) 2/5

2) 5/2

3) -2/5

4) -5/2

**Correct Answer: 2/5**

**QID : 168 - Triangle ΔXYZ is similar to ΔPQR. If XY:PQ=5:1. If Area of
ΔPQR is 5 sq cm, what is the area (in sq cm) of ΔXYZ?**

**Options:**

1) 125

2) 120

3) 100

4) 64

**Correct Answer: 125**

**QID : 169 - What is the value of Cot 60o - Sec 30o?**

**Options:**

1) -1/3

2) -1/√3

3) 1/√3

4) 1/3

**Correct Answer: -1/√3**

**QID : 170 - Δ ABC is right angled at B. If m∠A = 30°. What is the length
(in cm) of AB, if AC = 8 cm?**

**Options:**

1) 2√3

2) 4√3

3) 4/√3

4) 2/√3

**Correct Answer: 4√3**

**QID : 171 - If Cot θ = 24/7, then what is the value of Sec θ?**

**Options:**

1) 7/25

2) 25/24

3) 8/25

4) 9/25

**Correct Answer: 25/24**

**QID : 172 - **

**In how many years was the number of admissions greater than that of the
previous year?**

**Options:**

1) 2

2) 3

3) 1

4) 4

**Correct Answer: 3**

**QID : 173 - **

**Ignoring year 2016 how many students took admission in the coaching centre
since its inception in the year 2011?**

**Options:**

1) 1300

2) 1200

3) 900

4) 1000

**Correct Answer: 1000**

**QID : 174 - **

**Admissions in the year 2014 grew by _______ percent as compared to the
previous year.**

**Options:**

1) 50

2) 100

3) 40

4) 66.67

**Correct Answer: 66.67**

**QID : 175 - **

**If fees charged by the coaching centre was Rs 10000 for the first 3 years
and Rs 12000 for the next three years then what is the total fees (in Rs. Crores)
collected by the coaching centre in the last six years?**

**Options:**

1) 1.48

2) 1.38

3) 1.28

4) 1.18

**Correct Answer: 1.48**

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