# (Paper) CLAT UG Question Paper 2008 : Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)

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## (Paper) Previous Year Question Paper (BA LLB) - 2008

## Section - III : Elementary Mathematics (Numerical Ability)

**1. Raju eams twice in March as in each of the other months of the year. What part of this annual earnings he earns in that month.**

(a) 1/5

(b) 5/7

(c) 2/13

(d) 1/10

**2. Sanjay sold his watch for 1140 and thereby losses 5%. In order to gain 5% he has to sell the watch for**

(a) Rs. 1254

(6) Rs. 1260

(c) Rs. 1197

(d) Rs. 1311

**3. A mixture of 40 ltrs of milk and water contains 10% of water. How much is to be added to mixture so that the water may be 20% in the new mixture**

(a) 5 ltrs.

(b) 4 ltrs.

(c) 6.5 ltrs

(d) 7.5 ltrs.

**4. A train 100 meters long running at 54 km/ hr takes 20 seconds to pass a bridge. The length of the bridge is**

(a) 50 mt.

(b) 150 mt.

(c) 200 mt.

(d) 620 mt.

**5. Sanreer is as much younger to Mohan as he is older to Arun. If the sum of the ages of Mohan and Arun is 48, the age of Sameer is**

(a) 20 years

(b) 24 years

(c) 30 years

(d) cannot be determined

**6. A tank can be filled up by two pipes A and B in 2 hours and 3 hours respectively. A third pipe C can empty the full tank in 6 hours. If all the taps can be turned on at the same time, the tank will be full in**

(a) 1 hour

(b) 40 minutes

(c) 11/2 hours

(d) 3 hours

**7. Of the three numbers, the first is one third of the second and twice the third. The average of these numbers is 27. The largest of these numbers is**

(a) 18

(b) 36

(c) 54

(d) 108

**8. The length of a square is increased by 15% and breadth decreased by 15%. The areaof the rectangle so fonned is**

(a) neither increases nor decreases

(b) decreases by 2.25 %

(c) increases by 2:25%

(d) decreases by 22.5%

**9. be 1 : 2, then the amount of water to be added further is**

(a) 20 ltrs

(b) 30 ltrs.

(c) 40 ltrs

(d) 60 ltrs.

**10. A piece of cloth costs Rs. 70. If the piece is 4 meter longer and each meter costs Rs. 2 less, the cost remains unchanged. The length of the piece is**

(a) 8 mt.

(b) 9 mt.

(c) 10 mt.

(d) 12 mt.