## Stocks And Shares Questions MCQs ### Total Questions : 24

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Question 1. In order to obtain an income of Rs. 650 from 10% stock at Rs. 96, one must make an investment of:
1.    Rs. 3100
2.    Rs. 6240
3.    Rs. 6500
4.    Rs. 9600
Question 2. Which is better investment: 11% stock at 143  or  $$9\frac{3}{4}$$% stock at 117?
1.    11% stock at 143
2.    $$9\frac{3}{4}$$% stock at 117
3.    Both are equally good
4.    Cannot be compared, as the total amount of investment is not given.
Question 3. A man bought 20 shares of Rs. 50 at 5 discount, the rate of dividend being $$13\frac{1}{2}$$. The rate of interest obtained is:
1.    $$12\frac{1}{2}$$ %
2.    $$13\frac{1}{2}$$ %
3.    15%
4.    $$16\frac{2}{3}$$ %
Question 4. A man buys Rs. 20 shares paying 9% dividend. The man wants to have an interest of 12% on his money. The market value of each share is:
1.    Rs. 12
2.    Rs. 15
3.    Rs. 18
4.    Rs. 21
Question 5. By investing in $$16\frac{2}{3}$$% stock at 64, one earns Rs. 1500. The investment made is:
1.    Rs. 5640
2.    Rs. 5760
3.    Rs. 7500
4.    Rs. 9600
Question 6. A 6% stock yields 8%. The market value of the stock is:
1.    Rs. 48
2.    Rs. 75
3.    Rs. 96
4.    Rs. 133.33
Question 7. A man invested Rs. 4455 in Rs. 10 shares quoted at Rs. 8.25. If the rate of dividend be 12%, his annual income is:
1.    Rs. 207.40
2.    Rs. 534.60
3.    Rs. 648
4.    Rs. 655.60
Question 8. Rs. 9800 are invested partly in 9% stock at 75 and 10% stock at 80 to have equal amount of incomes. The investment in 9% stock is:
1.    Rs. 4800
2.    Rs. 5000
3.    Rs. 5400
4.    Rs. 5600
Question 9. A man invests some money partly in 9% stock at 96 and partly in 12% stock at 120. To obtain equal dividends from both, he must invest the money in the ratio:
1.    3 : 4
2.    3 : 5
3.    4 : 5
4.    16 : 15
Question 10. By investing Rs. 1620 in 8% stock, Michael earns Rs. 135. The stock is then quoted at:
1.    Rs. 80
2.    Rs. 96
3.    Rs. 106
4.    Rs. 108
Question 11. A man invested Rs. 1552 in a stock at 97 to obtain an income of Rs. 128. The dividend from the stock is:
1.    7.5%
2.    8%
3.    9.7%
4.    None of these
Question 12. A 12% stock yielding 10% is quoted at:
1.    Rs. 83.33
2.    Rs. 110
3.    Rs. 112
4.    Rs. 120
Question 13. The market value of a 10.5% stock, in which an income of Rs. 756 is derived by investing Rs. 9000, brokerage being $$\frac{1}{4}$$%, is:
1.    Rs. 108.25
2.    Rs. 112.20
3.    Rs. 124.75
4.    Rs. 125.25
Question 14. The cost price of a Rs. 100 stock at 4 discount, when brokerage is $$\frac{1}{4}$$% is:
1.    Rs. 95.75
2.    Rs. 96
3.    Rs. 96.25
4.    Rs. 104.25
Question 15. Sakshi invests a part of Rs. 12,000 in 12% stock at Rs. 120 and the remainder in 15% stock at Rs. 125. If his total dividend per annum is Rs. 1360, how much does he invest in 12% stock at Rs. 120?
1.    Rs. 4000
2.    Rs. 4500
3.    Rs. 5500
4.    Rs. 6000
Question 16. Which is better investment, 12% stock at par with an income tax at the rate of 5 paise per rupee or $$14\frac{2}{7}\%$$  stock at 120 free from income tax ?
1.    12% stock
2.    $$14\frac{2}{7}\$$% stock
3.    Both are equally good
4.    Cannot be compound
Question 17. The income derived from a Rs. 100, 13% stock at Rs. 105, is -
1.    Rs. 5
2.    Rs. 8
3.    Rs. 13
4.    Rs. 18
Question 18. The cash realised on selling a 14% stock at Rs. 106.25, brokerage being $$\frac{1}{4}$$ %, is-
1.    Rs. 105.50
2.    Rs. 106
3.    Rs. 106.50
4.    Rs. 113.75