- When the numerator of a fraction is increased by 20% and if the denominator is decreased by 5%, then the value of the new fraction becomes 5/2. Find the original fraction

- 3/18
- 48/95
- 24/19
- 95/48

### Answer is d

2. The price of an article is first decreased by 20% and then increased by 30%. If the resulting price is ₹416, the original price of the article is

- ₹ 405
- ₹ 450
- ₹ 350
- ₹ 400

### Answer is d

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3. A number of employees working in a farm is increased by 25% and the wages per head are decreased by 25%. If it results in x% decreases in total wages, then the value of x is

- 25%
- 25/4%
- 0%
- 20%

### Answer is b

4. The price of edible oil is increased by 25%. To maintain the same budget, Sushma has reduced the consumption of this oil by 20%. Find the increase in expenditure due to this edible oil is

- 1
- 3
- 0
- 2

### Answer is c

5. If x is less than y by 25% then y exceeds x by

- 25%
- 200/3%
- 100/3%
- 75%

### Answer is **c**

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