Quantitative Aptitude Simple Interest Question 6 Quantitative Aptitude – Simple Interest – Questions – 01 Please enter your email: 1. The simple interest on a sum of money at 5% is Rs. 48 for 4 years. The simple interest on the same sum for 5 years at 4% will be: Rs. 60 Rs. 50 Rs. 48 Rs. 40 2. A person takes a loan of Rs. 200 at 5% simple, interest. He returns Rs. 100 at the end of 1 year. In order to clear his dues at the end of 2 years, he would pay: Rs. 115.50 Rs. 100 Rs. 115 R& 110 3. A sum of money at simple interest amounts to Rs. 2240 in 2 years and to Rs. 2600 in 5 years. What is the principal amount? Rs. 1520 Rs. 2120 Rs. 1880 None 4. If x, y, z are three sums of money such that y is the simple interest on x, z is the simple interest on y for the same time and at the same rate of interest, then we have : z^{2} = xy y^{2} = xz xyz = 1 x^{2} = yz 5. A man invests a certain sum of money at 6% p.a. simple interest and’ another sum at 7% p.a. simple interest. His income from interest after 2 years was Rs. 354. One fourth of the first sum is equal to one fifth of the second sum. The total sum invested was: Rs. 2600 Rs. 2880 Rs. 2900 Rs. 2700 6. A money lender finds that due to a fall in the rate of interest from 8% to 7 3/4 %, his yearly income diminishes by Rs. 61.50. His capital is: Rs. 22400 Rs. 26000 Rs. 23800 Rs. 24600 7. If A lends Rs. 3500 to B at 10% p.a. and B lends the same sum to C at 11.5% p.a., then the gain of B (in Rs.) in a period of 3 years is: 177.50 157.50 107.50 115.50 8. The simple interest on a certain sum of money at the rate of 5% p.a. for 8 years is Rs. 840. At what rate of interest the same amount of interest can be received on the same sum after 5 years? 6% 8% 9% 10% 9. At the rate of 6 % p. a. simple interest, a sum of Rs. 2500 will earn bow much interest by the end of 5 years ? Rs. 3250 Rs. 700 Rs. 150 Rs. 750 10. The rate at which a sum becomes four times of itself in 15 years at S.I., will be: 25% 17 1/2 % 15% 20% Loading … Question 1 of 10 Previous PostESL EFL Test 9 Next PostGeneral Knowledge 75