# Aptitude/Aptitude Simple Interest Set 2 Sample Test,Sample questions

## Question: ` A lent Rs. 5000 to B for 2 years and Rs. 3000 to C for 4 years on simple interest at the same rate of interest and received Rs. 2200 in all from both of them as interest. The rate of interest per annum is?`

1.5%

2.7%

3. 7 1/8 %

4.10%

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:53:44

## Question: ``` A lent Rs. 600 to B for 2 years and Rs. 150 to c for 4 years and receive as together from both Rs. 90 as simple interest. The rate of interest is: ```

1.4%

2.5%

3.10%

4.12%

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:11:25

## Question: ``` A person invests money in three different schemes for 6 years, 10 years and 12 years at 10 %, 12 %, and 15 %. Simple interest respectively. At the completion of each scheme, he gets the same interest. The ratio of his investments is ```

1.2: 3:4

2.3: 4: 2

3.3: 4: 6

4. 6: 3: 2

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:38:23

## Question: ``` A sum of money amounts to Rs. 9800 after 5 years and Rs. 12005 after 8 years at the same rate of simple interest. The rate of interest per annum is: ```

1.5%

2.8%

3.12%

4. 15%

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 07:04:51

## Question: ` David invested certain amount in three different schemes. A, B and C with the rate of interest 10% p.a., 12% p.a. and 15% p.a. respectively. If the total interest accrued in one year was Rs. 3200 and the amount invested in scheme C was 150% of the amount invested in scheme A and 240% of the amount invested in scheme B, what was the amount invested in scheme B?`

1.Rs. 5000

2.Rs. 6500

3.Rs. 8000

4.None of these

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:03:27

## Question: ``` If the annual rate of simple interest increases from 10% to 12 1/2 %, a man's yearly income increases by Rs. 1250. His principal in Rs. is? ```

1.45000

2.50000

3.60000

4.65000

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:56:41

## Question: ``` Rs. 800 amounts to Rs. 920 in 3 years at simple interest if the interest rate is increased by 3 %, it would amount to how much? ```

1.Rs. 1056

2. Rs. 1112

3.Rs. 1182

4.Rs. 992

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:08:20

## Question: ``` Rs.1000 is invested at 5 % p.a simple interest if the interest is added to the principle after every 10 years. The amount will become Rs. 2000 After ```

1.15 Years

2.16 2/3 Years

3.20 Years

4.20 Years

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 07:03:36

## Question: ``` Simple interest on Rs.500 for 4 years at 6.25 % per annum is equal to the simple interest on Rs. 400 at 5 % per annum for a certain period of time. The period of time is? ```

1.4 Years

2. 5 years

3.6 Â¼ years

4.8 2/3 years

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:42:39

## Question: ```A borrows Rs.800 at the rate of 12 % per annum. Simple interest and B borrows Rs.910 at the rate of 10 % per annum simple interest. In how many years will their amounts at debts be equal? ```

1.18 years

2.20 years

3.22 years

4.24 years

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:43:42

## Question: ```A certain sum is interested in simple interest if it triples in 10 years. What is the rate of interest? ```

1.18 % p.a

2.20 % p.a

3.22 %p.a

4.25% p.a

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:49:48

## Question: ```A certain sum of money at simple interest amounts to Rs. 1012 in 2 Â½ years and to Rs. 1067.20 in 4 years. The rate of interest per annum is: ```

1. 2.5 %

2.3 %

3.4%

4.5%

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:14:18

## Question: ```A certain sum of money at simple interest amounts to Rs. 1260 in 2 years and to Rs. 1350 in 5 years. The rate percent per annum is: ```

1.2.5%

2.3.75 %

3.5 %

4.7.5 %

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:10:13

## Question: ```A certain sum of money becomes three times of itself in 20 years at simple interest in how many years does it become double of itself at the same rate? ```

1.8 years

2.10 Years

3.12 years

4.14 years

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:55:19

## Question: `A lends Rs. 2500 to B and a certain to C at the same time at 7% p.a. simple interest. If after 4 years, A altogether receives Rs. 1120 as interest from B and C, then the sum lent to C is?`

1.Rs. 700

2.Rs. 1500

3. Rs. 4000

4.Rs. 6500

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:52:06

## Question: ```A man invests 1/3 of his capital at 7 % p.a Â¼ at 8 % p.a and the remainder at 10 % p.a. if his annual income is Rs.561 the capital is? ```

1. Rs.5400

2.Rs.6000

3. Rs.6600

4.Rs.7200

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:54:33

## Question: `A money lender finds that due to a fall in the annual rate of interest from 8% to 7 3/4 % his yearly income diminishes by Rs. 61.50, his capital is?`

1.Rs. 22,400

2.Rs. 23,800

3.Rs. 24,600

4.Rs. 26,000

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:57:44

## Question: ```A person borrows Rs. 5000 for 2 years at 4% p.a. simple interest. He immediately lends it to another person at 6p.a for 2 years. Find his gain in the transaction per year. ```

1.Rs. 112.50

2.Rs. 125

3. Rs. 150

4.Rs. 167.50

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 07:07:51

## Question: ```A person invested in all Rs. 2600 at 4%, 6% and 8% per annum simple interest. At the end of the year, he got the same interest in all the three cases. The money invested at 4% is? ```

1. Rs. 200

2.Rs. 600

3. Rs. 800

4.Rs. 1200

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:04:20

## Question: ```A sum of money at simple interest amount to Rs. 2240 in 2 years and Re. 2600 in 5 years. The sum is: ```

1. Rs. 1880

2.Rs. 2000

3. Rs. 2120

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:09:24

## Question: ```A sum of money becomes 7/6 of itself in 3 years at a certain rate of simple interest. The rate per annum is? ```

1. 5 5/9 %

2. 6 5/9 %

3. 18%

4.25%

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:51:01

## Question: ```A sum of money will double it set in 16 years at simple interest with a yearly rate of: ```

1.10%

2.6 1/4 %

3.8 %

4.16 %

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:07:09

## Question: `An amount of Rs. 100000 is invested in two types of shares. The first yields an interest of 9% p.a and the second, 11% p.a. If the total interest at the end of one year is 9 3/4 %, then the amount invested in each share was?`

1.Rs. 52500; Rs. 47500

2.Rs. 62500; Rs. 37500

3.Rs. 72500; Rs. 27500

4. Rs. 82500; Rs. 17500

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:02:20

## Question: ```At simple interest, a sum doubles after 20 years. The rate of interest per annum is: ```

1. 5%

2.10%

3.12%

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:13:34

## Question: ```At what rate of simple interest a certain sum will be doubled in 15 years? ```

1. 5 Â½ % p.a

2.6 % p.a

3.6 2/3 % p.a

4.7 Â½ % p.a

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:48:45

## Question: `At what rate percent per annum will the simple interest on a sum of money be 2/5 of the amount in 10 years?`

1.4%

2. 5 2/3 %

3.6%

4.6 2/3 %

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:49:13

## Question: ```Divide Rs. 2379 into 3 parts so that their amounts after 2, 3 and 4 years respectively may be equal, the rate of interest being 5% per annum at simple interest. The first part is? ```

1.Rs. 759

2.Rs. 792

3. Rs. 818

4.Rs. 828

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:05:37

## Question: ```If the annual rate of simple interest increases from 10 % to 12 Â½ % a man's annual income increases by Rs. 1250. The principle is? ```

1.Rs. 4500

2.Rs.50000

3. Rs.60000

4. Rs.65000

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:59:16

## Question: ```If the simple interest on a certain sum of money for 15 months at 7 Â½ % p.a exceeds the simple interest on the same sum for 8 months at 12 Â½ % p.a by Rs.32.50. The sum is ```

1.Rs.312

2.Rs.312.50

3. Rs.3120

4.Rs.3120.50

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:56:13

## Question: ```In how many years a sum will be thrice of it at the rate of 10% per annum? ```

1.15 Years

2.20 Years

3.30 years

4.40 years

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:53:13

## Question: ```In how much time would the simple interest on a certain sum be 0.125 times the principal at 10% per annum? ```

1.1 1/4 years

2.1 3/4 years

3.2 1/4 years

4.2 3/4 years

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:49:58

## Question: ```Kruti took a loan at simple interest at 6 % in the first year with an increase of 0.5 % in each subsequent year. She paid Rs. 3375 as interest after 4 years. How much loan did she take? ```

1. Rs.12500

2.Rs.15800

3. Rs.33250

4.Cannot be determined

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:45:21

## Question: ```Kruti took a loan at simple interest at 6 % in the first year with an increase of 0.5 % in each subsequent year. She paid Rs. 3375 as interest after 4 years. How much loan did she take? ```

1. Rs.12500

2.Rs.15800

3. Rs.33250

4.Cannot be determined

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:45:52

## Question: ```Mr. Thomas invested an amount of Rs. 13,900 divided in two different schemes A and B at the simple interest rate of 14% p.a. and 11% p.a. respectively. If the total amount of simple interest earned in 2 years be Rs. 3508, what was the amount invested in scheme B? ```

1.Rs. 6400

2. Rs. 6500

3. Rs. 7200

4.Rs. 7500

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:00:45

## Question: ```On a certain sum, the simple interest at the end of 12 Â½ years becomes Â¾ of the sum. What is the rate percent per annum? ```

1.4 %

2.5 %

3.6 %

4.8 %

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 07:01:31

## Question: ```Peter invested an amount of Rs. 12,000 at the rate of 10% p.a simple interest and another amount at the rate of 20% p.a. simple interest. The total interest earned at the end of one year on the total amount invested became 14% p.a. Find the total amount invested? ```

1.Rs. 20,000

2. Rs. 22,000

3.. Rs. 24,000

4.Rs. 25,000

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:55:29

## Question: ```Rs.2000 amount to Rs. 2600 in 5 years at simple interest if the interest rate were increased by 3 %. It would amount to how much? ```

1.Rs.2900

2.Rs.3200

3.Rs.3600

4.None of These

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:57:06

## Question: ```Rs.6000 becomes Rs.7200 in 4 years at a certain rate of interest. If the rate becomes 1.5 times of itself. The amount of the same principle in 5 years will be? ```

1.Rs.8000

2. Rs.8250

3.Rs.9000

4.Rs.9250

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 06:44:22

## Question: ```Simple interest on a certain sum at a certain amount and rate of interest is 25/16 of the sum. If the numbers representing rate percent and time in years be equal than rate percent per annum is? ```

1.8 %

2. 11 Â½ %

3.12 Â¼ %

4.12 Â½ %

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 07:00:16

## Question: ```Simple interest on a certain sum at a certain annual rate of interest is 1/9 of the sum. If the numbers representing rate percent and time in years be equal, then the rate of interest is: ```

1.5

2.8

3.3 1/3

4.2 2/3

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 07:09:46

## Question: ```The difference between the simple interest received from two different sources on Rs. 1500 for 3 years is Rs. 13.50. The difference between their rates of interest is? ```

1.0.1%

2.0.2%

3.0.3%

4. 0.4%

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:54:44

## Question: `The price of a T.V. set worth Rs. 20000 is to be paid in 20 installments of Rs. 1000 each. If the rate of interest be 6% per annum, and the first installment be paid at the time of purchase, then the value of the last installment covering the interest as well will be?`

1.Rs. 1050

2.Rs. 2050

3.Rs. 3000

4.None of These

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 17:59:08

## Question: ```The simple interest on a sum of money at 8% per annum for 6 years is half the sum. The sum is: ```

1.Rs. 4800

2.Rs. 6000

3.Rs. 8000

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:12:52

## Question: ```The simple interest on a sum of money is 1/9 of the principal and the number of years is equal to the rate percent per annum. The rate percent per annum is ```

1.3

2.1/3

3.31/3

4.3/10

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:06:21

## Question: ```The simple interest on a sum of money will be Rs. 600 after 10 years. If the principal is trabled after 5 years which will be the total interest at the end of the tenth year? ```

1.Rs. 600

2.Rs. 900

3.Rs. 1200

Posted Date:-2022-02-21 18:12:10

## Question: ```What will be the ratio of simple interest earned by certain amount at the same rate of interest for 6 years and that for 9 years? ```

1.1 : 3

2.1 : 4

3.2 : 3

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 07:05:56

## Question: ```With a given rate of simple interest the ratio of the principle and amount for a certain period of time is 4: 5. After 3 years with the same rate of interest to the ratio of the principle and amount becomes 5: 7. The ratio of interest per annum is? ```

1.4 %

2.5 %

3.6 %

4. 7 %

Posted Date:-2022-02-22 07:02:10

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