Pie Chart 95

Directions (Q1-5): Study the following pie-chart and table carefully and answer the questions given below:

Percentage distribution of the number of cars sold by a dealer during six months. Dealer sells cars of only two companies i.e. Company A and Company B

The respective ratio between the number of cars sold of company A and B during six months

MonthRatio
A : B
January8 : 9
February6 : 5
March3 : 2
April5 : 3
May4 : 5
June7 : 9
Q1. What is the total number of cars sold of company B during April and March together?
(a) 2340
(b) 3240
(c) 2153
(d) 1950
(e) None of these
Q2. The number of Cars sold of company A during February is what percent of the number of Cars sold of company A during May?
(a) 210
(b) 240
(c) 250
(d) 225
(e) 180
Q3. What is the respective ratio between the number of Cars sold of company B during March and those sold during June of the same company?
(a) 9 : 10
(b) 10 : 9
(c) 72 : 25
(d) 25 : 72
(e) None of these
Q4. If 20% of the Cars sold of company A during May were sold at a discount, how many Cars of company A during that month were sold without a discount?
(a) 882
(b) 1635
(c) 1728
(d) 678
(e) None of these
Q5. If the dealer earned a profit of Rs. 25000 on each car sold of company B during June, what was his total profit (in lakhs) earned on the Cars of that company during the same month?
(a) 450
(b) 4050
(c) 405
(d) 4500
(e) None of these

Answer & Explanation

S4. Ans.(e)
Sol. Number of cars sold of company A during May = 4/9  of 12% of 18000 = 960
Number of cars sold without discount in May = 80% of 960 = 768
S5. Ans.(c)
Sol. Number of cars sold of company B during June = 9/16  of 16% of 18000 = 1620
Total profit = 25000 × 1620 = 405 lakhs

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