# Go For Exams – MCQ Study

Q 21.
The average monthly salary of 12 workers and 3 managers in a factory was Rs. 600. When one of the manager whose salary was Rs. 720, was replaced with a new manager, then the average salary of the team went down to 580. What is the salary of the new manager ?
A)  420
B)  570
C)  640
D)  690

Explanation:
Q 22.

Of the three numbers, the first is twice the second and the second is twice the third. The average of the reciprocal of the numbers is 7/72. The numbers are :

A)  16, 8, 4
B)  20, 10, 5
C)  24, 12, 6
D)  36, 18, 9

Explanation:
Q 23.

In a set of three numbers, the average of first two numbers is 2, the average of the last two numbers is 3, and the average of the first and the last numbers is 4. What is the average of three numbers ?

A)  2
B)  2.5
C)  3
D)  3.5

Explanation:
Q 24.

The average price of 10 books is Rs.12 while the average price of 8 of these books is Rs.11.75. Of the remaining two books, if the price of one book is 60% more than the price of the other, what is the price of each of these two books ?

A)  Rs. 5, Rs.7.50
B)  Rs. 8, Rs. 12
C)  Rs. 12, Rs. 14
D)  Rs. 16, Rs. 10

Explanation:
Q 25.

40% of the employees in a factory are workers. All the remaining employees are executives. The annual income of each worker is Rs. 390. The annual income of each executive is Rs. 420. What is the average annual income of all the employees in the factory together ?

A)  390
B)  405
C)  408
D)  415

Explanation:
Q 26.

The average wages of a worker during a fortnight comprising 15 consecutive working days was Rs.90 per day. During the first 7 days, his average wages was Rs.87/day and the average wages during the last 7 days was Rs.92 /day. What was his wage on the 8th day ?

A)  90
B)  92
C)  93
D)  97

Explanation:
Q 27.

The average of 20 students is 12 years, if the teacher’s age is included, average increases by one. The age of the teacher is:

A)  28 yrs
B)  30 yrs
C)  33 yrs
D)  35 yrs

Explanation:
Q 28.

A passenger travels from Delhi to Meerut at a speed of 30 kmph and return with a speed of 60 kmph. What is the average speed ?

A)  40
B)  45
C)  48
D)  50

Explanation:
Q 29.

The average income of A, B and C is Rs. 12,000 per month and average income of B, C and D is Rs. 15,000 per month. If the average salary of D be twice that of A, then the average salary of B and C is in Rs. :

A)  8,000
B)  18,000
C)  13,500
D)  9,000