# ML Aggarwal Percentage and its Applications MCQs Class 8 ICSE Ch-7 Maths Solutions

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## ML Aggarwal Percentage and its Applications MCQs Class 8 ICSE Maths Solutions

 Board ICSE Publications Avichal Publishig Company (APC) Subject Maths Class 8th Chapter-7 Percentage and its Applications Writer ML Aggarwal Book Name Understanding Topics Solution of MCQs Edition 2023-2024

### Percentage and its Applications MCQs

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#### Question 1. Fill in the blanks:

(i) The percentage is the numerator of a fraction with denominator …………..
(ii) 15% of ………….. is 135.
(iii) 3/4 = ………..%
(iv) 50 paise = ………….. % of 8 rupees.
(v) A shopkeeper earns a profit if S.P. is ………….. than C.P.
(vi) Loss or profit % is always calculated on ………….. price.
(vii) The additional expenses on transportation, labour, repairing etc. are called …………..expenses.
(viii) Amount deducted from the marked price of an article is called ……..
(ix) Discount = Marked price – ………….. price.

(i) Percentage is the numerator of a fraction with denominator 100.
(ii) 15% of 900 is 135.
(iii) 3/4 = 75 %
(iv) 50 paise = 6.25% of 8 rupees.
(v) A shopkeeper earns a profit if S.P. is more than C.P.
(vi) Loss or profit % is always calculated on cost price.
(vii) The additional expenses on transportation, labour, repairing etc. are called overheads expenses.
(viii)Amount deducted from the marked price of an article is called discount.

(ix) Discount = Marked price – selling price.

#### Question 2. State whether the following statements are true (T) or false (F):

(i) Discount is always calculated on the marked price.
(ii) Two successive discounts of 20% and 20% are equivalent to a single discount of 40%.
(iii) Overheads are always added to the original cost to get the total cost.
(iv) If S.P. is less than C.P. then shopkeeper suffers a loss.
(v) GST is always calculated on the selling price.

(i) Discount is always calculated on the marked price. True
(ii) Two successive discounts of 20% and 20% are equivalent to a single discount of 40%. False
(iii) Overheads are always added to the original cost to get the total cost. True
(iv) If S.P. is less than C.P. then shopkeeper suffers a loss. True
(v) GST is always calculated on the selling price. True

### Percentage and its Applications MCQs

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Choose the correct answer from the given four options (3 to 18):

#### Question 4. 2(1/12) is equivalent to

(a) 3/48
(b) 5/48
(c) 1/48
(d) None of these

(a) 168.75%
(b) 169.75%
(c) 170.75%
(d) 167.75%

(a) 26%
(b) 26.50%
(c) 26.75%

(d) 26.25%

#### Question 7: If 5% of a number is 42, then the number is

(a) 800
(b) 820
(c) 840
(d) 860

5% a number = 42
∴ Number = 42/5% = (42 x 100)/5

= 840

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(a) 50%
(b) 10%
(c) 15%
(d) 20%

(a) 132
(b) 128
(c) 124
(d) 120

#### Question 10: Naman buys a game for ₹60 and sells it for ₹75, his profit % is

(a) 15%
(b) 20%
(c) 25%
(d) 30%

C.P. of an article = ₹60 and S.P. = ₹75
Profit = S.P. – C.P. = ₹75 – ₹60 = ₹15
% profit = (15 x 100)/60 = 25%

(a) ₹918
(b) ₹919
(c) ₹920
(d) ₹921

(a) 15%
(b) 20%
(c) 25%
(d) 30%

#### Question 13: If the cost price of 5 articles is equal to the selling price of 6 articles, then there is

(a) gain
(b) loss
(c) no gain no loss
(d) none of these

(a) ₹540
(b) ₹525
(c) ₹510
(d) ₹500

#### Question 15: A jacket is marked for ₹2590. If the S.P. of the jacket is ₹2331, then discount % is

(a) 5%
(b) 10%
(c) 15%
(d) 20%

M.P. of jacket = ₹2590
S.P. of jacket = ₹2331
∴ Discount = M.P. – S.P. = ₹2590 – ₹2331
Discount % = (259 x 100)/MP = (259 x 100)/2590 = 10%

#### Question 16: Marked price of a showpiece is ₹950. S.P. of showpiece after two successive discounts of 10% and 10% is

(a) ₹ 769.50
(b) ₹ 760
(c) ₹ 855
(d) None of these.

#### Question 17: S.P. of a video game is ₹749 including 7% VAT. The original price of video game is

(a) ₹801.43
(b) ₹742
(c) ₹700
(d) None of these

S.P. of a video game including VAT = ₹749
Rate of VAT = 7%
Original price = (749 x 100)/(100 + 4) = 700

#### Question 18: List price of an article is ₹1050. If 6% sales tax is charged, then bill amount is

(a) ₹1056
(b) ₹1113
(c) ₹1131

(d) ₹1311

List price of an article = ₹1050
S.T. = 6%
The amount of the bill =₹ 1050 x (100 + 6)/100

= (1050 x 106)/100 = 1113

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