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Question: The total emoluments of A and B are equal. However, A gets 65% of his basic salary as allowances and B gets 80% of his basic salary as allowances. What is the ratio of the basic salaries of A and B ?
Options:
A.5 : 7
B.7 : 9
C.12 : 11
D.16 : 13
Answer: Option C

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Question 1. A policeman starts to chase a thief. When the thief goes 10 steps the policeman moves 8 steps and 5 steps of the policeman are equal to 7 steps of the thief. The ratio of the speed of the policeman and the thief is = ?
  1.    25 : 28
  2.    25 : 26
  3.    28 : 25
  4.    56 : 25
Answer: Option C
Question 2. Between two consecutive years my incomes are in the ratio of 2 : 3 and expenses in the ratio 5 : 9. If my income in the second year is Rs. 45000 and my expenses in the first year is Rs. 25000 my total savings for the two years is -
  1.    Nil
  2.    Rs. 5000
  3.    Rs. 10000
  4.    Rs. 15000
Answer: Option B
Question 3. Two alloys contain tin and iron in the ratio of 1 : 2 and 2 : 3. If the two alloys are mixed in the proportion of 3 : 4 respectively (by weight), the ratio of tin and iron in the newly formed alloy is = ?
  1.    14 : 25
  2.    10 : 21
  3.    12 : 23
  4.    13 : 22
Answer: Option D
Question 4. A box contains 280 coins of one rupee, 50 paise and 25 paise. The value of each kind of the coins are in the ratio of 8 : 4 : 3. Then the number of 50 paise coins is = ?
  1.    70
  2.    60
  3.    80
  4.    90
Answer: Option C
Question 5. The ratio of the ages of two persons is 4 : 7 and the age of one of them is greater than that of the other by 30 years. The sum of their ages (in years) is = ?
  1.    110
  2.    100
  3.    70
  4.    40
Answer: Option A
Question 6. Incomes of A, B, and C are in the ratio 7 : 9 : 12 and their respective expenditures are in the ratio 8 : 9 : 15. If A saves $$\frac{{\text{1}}}{{\text{4}}}$$ of his income, then the ratio of their savings is -
  1.    56 : 99 : 69
  2.    33 : 19 : 23
  3.    15 : 28 : 27
  4.    56 : 69 : 99
Answer: Option A

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