# TESCO Placement Paper For Graduates Part-2

**11. A shop keeper sold a T.V set for Rs.17,940 with a discount of 8% and earned a profit of 19.6%.What would have been the percentage of profit earned if no discount was offered?**

1. 24.8%

2. 25%

3. 26.4%

4. Cannot be determined

5. None of these

**12. If (2x-y)=4 then (6x-3y)=?**

1. 15

2. 12

3. 18

4. 10

**13. A clock is set right at 8 a.m. The clock gains 10 minutes in 24 hours. What will be the true time when the clock indicates 1 p.m. on the following day?**

1. 48 min. past 12

2. 38 min. past 12

3. 28 min. past 12

4. 25 min. past 12

**14. What is the missing number in this series? 8 2 14 6 11 ? 14 6 18 12**

1. 16

2. 9

3. 15

4. 6

**15. Dinesh travelled 1200 km by air which formed 2/5 of his trip. One third of the whole trip, he travelled by car and the rest of the journey he performed by train.What was the distance travelled by train?**

1. 600Km

2. 700Km

3. 800Km

4. 900Km

**16. A train which travels at a uniform speed due to some mechanical fault after traveling for an hour goes at 3/5th of the original speed and reaches the destination 2 hrs late.If the fault had occurred after traveling another 50 miles the train would have reached 40 min earlier. What is distance between the two stations.**

1. 300

2. 310

3. 320

4. 305

**17. The average between a two digit number and the number obtained by interchanging the digits is 9. What is the difference between the two digits of the number?**

1. 8

2. 2

3. 5

4. Cannot be determined

**18. Pipe A can fill in 20 minutes and Pipe B in 30 mins and Pipe C can empty the same in 40 mins.If all of them work together, find the time taken to fill the tank**

1. 17 1/7 mins

2. 20 mins

3. 8 mins

4. none of these

**19. A person has 4 coins each of different denomination. What is the number of different sums of money the person can form (using one or more coins at a time)?**

1. 16

2. 15

3. 12

4. 11

Ans: 2.

**20. The simple interest on a certain sum of money for 3 years is 225 and the compound interest on the same sum at the same rate for 2 years is 153 then the principal invested is**

1. 1500

2. 2250

3. 3000

4. 1875

(115)