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


(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.

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