1) A sum of Rs. 125000 amounts to Rs. 15500 in 4 years at the rate of simple interest. What is the rate of interest?

3%

5%

6%

4%

2) A certain sum of money is invested for one year at a certain rate of simple interest. If the rate of interest is 3% higher, then the invest earned will be 25% more than the interest earned earlier. What is the earlier rate of interest?

4% p.a.

6% p.a.

None of these

8% p.a.

12% p.a.

3) What is the present worth of Rs. 132 due in 2 years at 5% simple interest per annum?

Rs. 112

Rs. 120

Rs. 122

Rs. 118.80

4) A man took loan from a bank at the rate of 12% p.a. S.I. After 3 years he had to pay Rs. 5400 interest only for the period. The principal amount borrowed by him was?

Rs. 15000

Rs. 2000

Rs. 20000

Rs. 10000

5) A sum fetched a total simple interest of Rs. 4016.25 at the rate of 9% p.a. in 5 years. What is the sum?

Rs. 8925

Rs. 8032.50

Rs. 8900

Rs. 4462.50

6) A certain sum becomes four times itself at simple interest in eight years. In how many years does it become ten times itself?

27

23

21

25

None of these

7) Reena took a loan of Rs. 1200 with simple interest for as many years as the rate of interest. If she paid Rs. 432 as interest at the end of the loan period, what was the rate of interest?

3.6

6

18

Cannot be determined

None of these

8) How much interest can a person get on Rs. 8200 at 17.5% p.a. simple interest for a period of two years and six months?

Rs. 3587.50

Rs. 3750

None of these

Rs. 2850.50

Rs. 3770

9) Rs.4500 amounts to Rs.5544 in two years at compound interest, compounded annually. If the rate of the interest for the first year is 12%, find the rate of interest for the second year?

20%

15%

None of these

10%

12%

10) What will be the ratio of simple interest earned by certain amount at the same rate of interest for 6 years and that for 9 years

2:3

1:3

1:4

Data inadequate

11) The simple interest accrued on an amount Rs.10,000 at the end of two years is same as the compound interest on Rs.8,000 at the end of two years. The rate of interest is same in both the cases. What is the rate of interest?

300% p.a

50% p.a.

100% p.a.

None of these

200% p.a.

12) In how many years does a sum of Rs. 5000 yield a simple interest of Rs. 16500 at 15% p.a.?

24

25

22

23

None of these

13) A sum of money lent out at S.I. amounts to Rs. 720 after 2 years and to Rs. 1020 after a further period of 5 years. The sum is?

Rs. 600

Rs. 700

Rs. 500

Rs. 710

14) Rs. 800 becomes Rs. 956 in 3 years at a rate of S.I. If the rate of interest is increased by 4%, what amount will Rs. 800 become in 3 years?

None of these

Rs. 1020.80

Rs. 1020.80

Rs. 1052

15) An automobile financier claims to be lending money at S.I., but he includes the interest every six months for calculating the principal. If he is charging an interest of 10%, the effective rate of interest becomes?

10.25%

None of these

10%

10.5%

16) Nitin borrowed some money at the rate of 6% p.a. for the first three years, 9% p.a. for the next five years and 13% p.a. for the period beyond eight years. If the total interest paid by him at the end of eleven years is Rs. 8160, how much money did he borrow?

Rs. 10000

Data inadequate

Rs. 8000

Rs. 12000

17) A sum of money triples itself in twelve years at simple interest. Find the rate of interest?

None of these

12 1/2 % p.a

14 4/7 % p.a

15 2/3 % p.a.

13 3/8 % p.a.

18) Anil invested a sum of money at a certain rate of simple interest for a period of five years. Had he invested the sum for a period of eight years for the same rate, the total intrest earned by him would have been sixty percent more than the earlier interest amount. Find the rate of interest p.a.

12.5%

9%

6%

Cannot be determined

None of these

19) How much time will take for an amount of Rs. 450 to yield Rs. 81 as interest at 4.5% per annum of simple interest?

5 years

3.5 years

4 years

4.5 years

20) At what rate of interest is an amount doubled in two years, when compounded annually?

30%

45.2%

41.4%

73.2%

None of these

21) What amount does Kiran get if he invests Rs. 18000 at 15% p.a. simple interest for four years?

None of these

Rs. 28400

Rs. 24400

Rs. 24800

Rs. 28800

22) Vijay lent out an amount Rs. 10000 into two parts, one at 8% p.a. and the remaining at 10% p.a. both on simple interest. At the end of the year he received Rs. 890 as total interest. What was the amount he lent out at 8% pa.a?

Rs. 5000

Rs. 5500

Rs. 4500

None of these

Rs. 6000

23) what rate percent of simple interest will a sum of money double itself in 12 years?

8 1/2 %

9 1/2 %

8 1/3 %

8 1/4 %

24) A certain amount earns simple interest of Rs. 1750 after 7 years. Had the interest been 2% more, how much more interest would it have earned?

Cannot be determined

Rs. 350

Rs. 35

Rs. 245

25) An amount of Rs. 3000 becomes Rs. 3600 in four years at simple interest. If the rate of interest was 1% more, then what was be the total amount?

Rs. 3800

Cannot be determined

Rs. 3720

None of these

Rs. 3780

26) Manoj borrowed Rs.3450 from Anwar at 6% p.a. simple interest for three years. He then added some more money to the borrowed sum and lent it to Ramu for the same time at 9% p.a. simple interest. If Manoj gains Rs.824.85 by way of interest on the borrowed sum as well as his own amount from the whole transaction, then what is the sum lent by him to Ramu?

Rs.3600

Rs.5,355

Rs.3,855

None of these

Rs.3,870

27) A certain sum is invested at simple interest at 18% p.a. for two years instead of investing at 12% p.a. for the same time period. Therefore the interest received is more by Rs. 840. Find the sum?

Rs. 7000

Rs. 8000

Rs. 7500

None of these

Rs. 8500

28) A certain sum becomes Rs. 20720 in four years and 24080 in six years at simple interest. Find sum and rate of interest?

Rs. 12000; 12% p.a.

None of these

Rs. 14000; 15% p.a.

Rs. 14000; 12% p.a.

Rs. 12000; 15% p.a.

29) A sum of money amounts to Rs. 9800 after 5 years and Rs. 12005 after 8 years at the same rate of simple interest. The rate of interest per annum is?

8%

12%

5%

15%

30) A sum of money at simple interest amounts to Rs. 815 in 3 years and to Rs. 854 in 4 years. The sum is?

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