This practice GRE test includes GRE Percentage Problems and GRE Profit & Loss questions, which are part of the GRE quantitative section.
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A man spends 70% of his salary on food expenses, 40% of the rest on traveling expenses, 90% of the rest on house rent and was finally left with $3600. How much did he spend on traveling expenses?
A. 24000
B. 18000
C. 25000
D. 22000
E. 20000
A certain amount of solution contains 18% alcohol. 8 litres of the solution is taken out and replaced with water. The resultant solution contains 15% alcohol. Find the volume(in litres) of the solution
A. 40
B. 50
C. 48
D. 44
E. None of these
Mr. X sold an article at 10% loss. Had he bought it for 20% less and sold it for $77 more he would have gained 30%. Find its Cost Price?
A. $500
B. $650
C. $550
D. $600
What profit percentage is obtained by selling an article at certain price if by selling at 2/3 of that price there is a loss of 16%?
A. 24%
B. 26%
C. 20%
D. 22%
Mr. Peter purchases an article at a discount of 20%, sells it at $60 more than its marked priced and thus gained 50%. Find the Marked Price of the article.
A. $180
B. $300
C. $100
D. $280
E. $320
Mr. John used to purchase certain number of mangoes for $360 Since the price of mangoes is reduced by 10% he got 12 more mangoes today. Find the original price of 120 mangoes.
A. $400
B. $380
C. $396
D. $412
E. $360
A shopkeeper increases the price of an article by X% and then decreases it by X%. As a result the price of the article is reduced by $180 . After one more such change the price is further reduced by $153 Find the original price of the article.
A. $1200
B. $1100
C. $1400
D. $1000
E. $1500
A man sold 20 articles for $60 and gained 20%. How many articles should he sell for $90 to incur a loss 20%?
A. 45
B. 36
C. 40
D. 50
E. 48
A man purchases every 11 articles for $10 and sells every 10 articles for $11. How many articles should he sell to gain $63 ?
A. 300
B. 330
C. 220
D. 550
A man sold two books at the same price. On the first book he gained 20% and on the second he gained 30%. By what percent is the cost price of first book more than that of the cost price of the second book?
A. 33.33%
B. 8.33%
C. 28.56%
D. 14.28%
E. 16.66%
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