# Go For Exams – MCQ Study

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Q 1.

A Batsman makes a score of 87 runs in the 17th inning and thus increases his average by 3. Find his average after 17th inning.

A)  39
B)  40
C)  52
D)  55

Explanation:
Q 2.

The average score of a cricketer for ten matches is 38.9 runs. If the average for the first six matches is 42, then find the average for the last four matches

A)
B)  33.5
C)  34.25
D)  35

Explanation:
Q 3.

The average of 50 numbers is 30. If two numbers, 35 and 40 are discarded, then the average of the remaining numbers is nearly ?

A)  28.32
B)  29.68
C)  28.78
D)  29.27

Explanation:

MCQ Type: Aptitude, Average

Q 4.

Distance between two stations A and B is 778 km. A train covers the journey from A to B at 84 km per hour and returns back to A with a uniform speed of 56 km per hour. Find the average speed of train during the whole journey

A)  30.5 km/hr
B)  57 km/hr
C)  60 km/hr
D)  67.2 km/hr

Explanation:
Q 5.

There are two sections A and B of a class, consisting of 36 and 44 students’ respectively. If the average weight of section A is 40kg and that of section B is 35kg, find the average weight of the whole class

A)
B)
C)  37.25 kg
D)  42.5 kg

Explanation:
Q 6.

The average of first five multiples of 3 is :

A)  8
B)  9
C)  10
D)  11

Explanation:
Q 7.

A student finds the average of 10 positive integers. Each integer contains two digits. By mistake, the boy interchanges the digits of one number say ba for ab. Due to this, the average becomes 1.8 less than the previous one. What was the difference of the two digits a and b ?

A)  2
B)  4
C)  6
D)  8

Explanation:
Q 8.

In Arun’s opinion, his weight is greater than 65 kg but less than 72 kg. His brother does not agree with Arun and he thinks that Arun’s weight is greater than 60 kg but less than 70 kg. His mother’s view is that his weight cannot be greater than 68 kg. If all are them are correct in their estimation, what is the average of different probable weights of Arun ?

A)  67 kg
B)  68 kg
C)  69 kg

Explanation:
Q 9.
In 2011, the arithmetic mean of the annual incomes of Ramesh and Suresh was Rs. 3800. The arithmetic mean of the annual incomes of Suresh and Pratap was Rs. 4800, and the arithmetic mean of the annual incomes of Pratap and Ramesh was Rs. 5800. What is the arithmetic mean of the incomes of the three ?
A)  Rs. 4000
B)  Rs. 4200
C)  Rs. 4400
D)  Rs. 4800

Explanation:

MCQ Type: Aptitude, Average

Q 10.

The average of five different positive numbers is 25. x is the decrease in the average when the smallest number among them is replaced by 0. What can be said about x ?

A)  x is less than 5
B)  x is greater than 5
C)  x is equal to 5
D)  Cannot be determined