# Sapient Nitro Placement Questions and Answers

121. What decimal of an hour is a second ?

A. 0.0025

B. 0.0256

C. 0.0027

D. 0.000126

122. When 0.36 is written in the simplest fractional form, the sum of the numerator and the denominator is :

A. 15

B. 34

C. 114

D. 115

123. Revati brought a machine of 4,50,000 and sold it to raghu at profit. Raghu sold the machine to danush at loss of 10% for 4,95,000. What profit got ravi ?

A. 23 %

B. 21 %

C. 25 %

D. 22.22 %

### Answer : D. 22.22 %...

124. What is price of a pair of sandles is decreased by 10% the number of pair sold incresed by 20%. What is net effect on sells ?

A. 8 % decreases

B. 10 % decreases

C. 8 % increases

D. 10 % increases

### Answer : C. 8 % increases...

125. Price of salt is increased by 25% in order not to increase the expenditure a lady must reduce her comsumption by :

A. 25 %

B. 20 %

C. 30 %

D. None of these

### Answer : B. 20 %...

126. Jaya Brought a worth Rs 3,50,000 four years ago. If the value of the car is depreciates over time at fixed rate of 10% per annum then what will be present worth of car ?

A. 229635

B. 250000

C. 230000

D. 255150

127. Riya sold her car for 50000 less than what she bought it for and lost 8% at what price should she have sold her car, if she wanted to gain as much as she lost in the first transaction ?

A. 625000

B. 650000

C. 675000

D. 637000

E. 670000

128. A reduction of 20% price of sugar enables to purchase 5 kg of sugar more for Rs 600. Find the price of the sugar per kg before reduction ?

A. 42

B. 65

C. 24

D. 19

E. 21

129. A product item price decreases 10% and it’s production increases 20% then what is the profit or loss percentage ?

A. 24%

B. 12%

C. 8%

D. 16%

E. 4%

130. The population of a village is eight thousand. If 6 % men and 10 % women are added population becomes 8600, then no of men in the village was ?

A. 4800

B. 5000

C. 5060

D. 6000

131. How many groups of 6 persons can be formed from 8 men and 7 women ?

A. 5000

B. 5005

C. 5050

D. None of these

132. 8 men entered a lounge simultaneously. If each person shakes hand with the other, then find the total no. of handshakes?

A. 16

B. 36

C. 56

D. 28

133. Find the value of 5P2 ?

A. 15

B. 18

C. 20

D. 122

134. In how many different ways, can the letters of the word 'INHALE' be arranged ?

A. 720

B. 360

C. 120

D. 650

135. In how many ways, the letters of the word 'BANKING' can be arranged ?

A. 5040

B. 2540

C. 5080

D. 2520

136. In a meeting between two countries, each country has 12 delegates. All the delegates of one country shake hands with all delegates of the other country. Find the number of handshakes possible ?

A. 72

B. 144

C. 288

D. 234

137. How many can straight lines be drawn from 15 non-collinear points ?

A. 105

B. 120

C. 110

D. 115

E. 118

138. If 56Pr + 6 : 54Pr + 3 = 30800 : 1 then the value of r is ?

A. 40

B. 41

C. 42

D. None

139. There are 25 students in a class. Find the number of ways in which a committee of 3 students is to be formed?

A. 2200

B. 2300

C. 2400

D. 3200

140. A merchant sold an article at 10% loss. If he had sold it Rs 450 more, 8% would have been gained on the cost price. Find the cost price ?

A. Rs 1200

B. Rs 1800

C. Rs 1500

D. Rs 2500

### Answer : D. Rs 2500...

141. The profit obtained by selling an article for Rs 480 is twice the loss obtained by selling for Rs 300. What is the cost price of the article ?

A. Rs 400

B. Rs 420

C. Rs 360

D. RS 350

### Answer : C. Rs 360...

142. On selling an article for Rs 1020, a merchant loses 15%. For how much price should he sell the article to gain 12% on it ?

A. Rs 1344

B. RS 1400

C. Rs 1200

D. RS 1500

### Answer : A. Rs 1344...

143. A sells a camera to B at profit of 20% and B sells it to C at a profit of 25%. If C pays Rs 450, what price did A pay for the camera ?

A. Rs 300

B. Rs 350

C. Rs 400

D. Rs 450

### Answer : A. Rs 300...

144. A watch was sold at a loss of 10%. If it was sold for Rs.140 more, there would have been a gain of 4%. What is the cost price ?

A. Rs 1000

B. Rs 1140

C. Rs 860

D. Rs 760

### Answer : A. Rs 1000...

145. A dishonest dealer professes to sell his goods at Cost Price but still gets 20% profit by using a false weight. What weight does he substitute for a kilogram ?

A. 855 1/2 grams

B. 833 1/3 grams

C. 833 1/2 grams

D. 875 2/7 grams

### Answer : B. 833 1/3 grams...

146. A trader bought a car at 20% discount on its original price. He sold it at a 40% increase on the price he bought it. What percent of profit did he make on the original price ?

A. 10 %

B. 11 %

C. 12 %

D. 15 %

### Answer : C. 12 %...

147. The C.P of 15 books is equal to the S.P of 18 books. Find the gain% or loss% ?

A. 16 2/3 % loss

B. 100/3 % loss

C. 50/3 % loss

D. 100/3 % loss

### Answer : A. 16 2/3 % loss...

148. The cost price of 13 articles is equal to the selling price of 11 articles. Find the profit percent ?

A. 15 5/15%

B. 18 2/11 %

C. 6 2/3%

D. 30%

### Answer : B. 18 2/11 %...

149. A reduction of 20% in the price of salt enables a lady to obtain 10kgs more for Rs.100, find the original price per kg ?

A. 2 3/2

B. 2 2/3

C. 2.5

D. 3

150. Two cards are drawn together from a pack of 52 cards. The probability that one is a club and one is a diamond ?

A. 13/51

B. 1/52

C. 13/102

D. 1/26