Basic mathematics mcqs

    Basic mathematics mcqs for ppsc are very important for every test. prepare these mcqs for NTS, FPSC, PPSC, SPSC, CSS, PMS Test Preparation.  Here you will find most important basic maths mcqs. These Multiple choice questions will help you getting good marks. Reader will find most important basic maths mcqs from Basic to Advance. Attempt these mcqs and get their answers. Good luck

1. Which number will come next? 87, 90, 84, 88, 81,.

 
 
 
 

2. Twelve men take 6 hours to finish a piece of Work. After the 12 men have worked for 1 hour, the contractor decides to call in 8 more men. How many more hours would 20 men take to complete the remaining work’??

 
 
 
 

3. Akbar bought a sweater for Rs.200 and sold it Rs.250. How much profit did Akbar.get?

 
 
 
 

4. Sania invests 15 %% of her monthly salary in insurance policies. She spends 55% of her monthly salary in shopping and on household expenses. She saves the remaining amount of Rs. 12,750. What is Sani’s monthly income?

 
 
 
 

5. The number, whose 7% is 14, is

 
 
 
 

6. Insert the missing number: 234 (333) 257 345 (…) 678

 
 
 
 

7. The speed of a car is 30 km first hour and 32 km in the second hour. Its average speed is ?

 
 
 
 

8. Insert the missing number 718 (26) 582 474 (…) 226

 
 
 
 

9. Which number will come next?5, 3, 6, 2, 7,1,-___

 
 
 
 

10. (786 x 64) + 48 ?

 
 
 
 

11. Aslam Khan bought a TV Rs.8000 and sold it Rs.7000. How much loss did he get?

 
 
 
 

12. Which number will come next? 20, 32 45, 59, 74______ ?

 
 
 
 

13. Babar purchased a plot for Rs. 8,000. He sells the plot to Mansab at a profit of 20%. Mansab in turn sells that plot to Aslam at a loss of 20%. The plot costs Aslam.

 
 
 
 

14. In the exam 45% students failed and 550 students were successful. The total number of students who appeared in the exam were:

 
 
 
 

15. If a motor car is sold for Rs. 50000 the profit is 17 percent, what would be profit percentage if sold for Rs. 47000.

 
 
 
 

16. 120 men are used to build huge-building for 30 days. How long will it take 80 men to do the same work?

 
 
 
 

17. The ratio of ducks and frogs in a pond is 3739 respectively. The average number of ducks and frogs in thee pond is 152. What is the number of frogs in the pond?

 
 
 
 

18. Mr. Faraz ordered a car worth Rs.600.000 and was given a discount. Given that he paid Rs.57,0000 for his new car, calculate the percentage discount he received:

 
 
 
 

19. The average of five positive numbers is 213. The average of the first two numbers is 233 5 and the average of last two numbers is 271. What is the third number?

 
 
 
 

20. The number, whose 17% is 51,i

 
 
 
 

21. (98360 25845 36540) + 2500 =?

 
 
 
 

22. Akbar Gujar bought a table for Rs.200 and sold it Rs.175. How much loss did Akbar Gujar get?

 
 
 
 

23. Which is the greatest number?

 
 
 
 

24. Which number will come next? 2,6, 12, 20, 30, 42,

 
 
 
 

25. Insert the missing number: 68 10 11 14 15

 
 
 
 

26. The enrollment in a certain secondary school was 450 in 1979. By 1980 the enrollment had increased by 16%, what was the enrollment in 1980?

 
 
 
 

27. Which number will come next? 63, 12, 6, 24,

 
 
 
 

28. Which number will come next? 1,1, 6, 6, 11, 11,

 
 
 
 

29. Which number will come next? 1,2, 2, 5, 3, 10,___

 
 
 
 

30. (2640 48) * (2240+35) =?

 
 
 
 

31. The number, whose 20% is 100, is

 
 
 
 

32. Arshad bought a shirt for Rs.350 and sold it Rs.300. How much loss did he get?

 
 
 
 

33. If takes 14 taps to ill a swimming pool in 10 hours. How much time will it take 5 taps to fill the pool?

 
 
 
 

34. Nawaz bought a shirt for Rs.500 and sold it Rs.525. What profit did Nawaz get?

 
 
 
 

35. 8 machines can do a piece of work in 10 days. How long will it take 16 machines to do the work?

 
 
 
 

36. 196 x 948 158=?

 
 
 
 

37. Insert the missing number: 11 12 14? 26 42

 
 
 
 

38. Which number will come next? Series: 1, 3, 7, 15, 31, 63,

 
 
 
 

39. The number, whose 25% is 75, is ?

 
 
 
 

40. Insert the missing number: 7 14 10 12 14 9

 
 
 
 

41. Sohail Khan bought a practical copy Rs.60 and sold it Rs.40. How much loss did he get?

 
 
 
 

42. If the difference between 5 times and 9 times of a number is 24, the number is

 
 
 
 

43. A carton contains 10 boxes each box containing one dozen cubes. How many cartons are needed to fill 960 cubes?

 
 
 
 

44. The sum of 2 numbers is 84, if one of them exceeds the other by 12.Find the numbers?

 
 
 
 

45. 3-5+1125 x 4:5-32-5 =?

 
 
 
 

46. lqbal bought a pair of shoes for Rs.300 and sold it Rs.370. How much profit did lqbal get?

 
 
 
 

47. Which number will come next? 8, 13, 10, 15, 12, 17, 14,.

 
 
 
 

48. 16 men build a house in 10 days. How much time will it take 8 men to do this work?

 
 
 
 

49. Abbas saves Rs.500 which is 15% of his annual income. How much does he earn in one year ?

 
 
 
 

50. By selling a fan for Rs. 475, Nazir loses 5%. To get a gain of 5%, he should sell the fan for ?

 
 
 
 


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  1. shahid suleman

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