CLAT Mathematics Sample Questions

In the series 2, 15, 41, 80, X; X is

111

120

121

132


A clock gains 5 minutes every hour. The angle traversed by the seconds hand in one minute is

360°

366°

380°

390°


5th of September is Teachers day and it fell on Monday in 1994. Then Children's day on 14th November 1996 fell on

Thursday

Wednesday

Friday

Tuesday


Two missiles sped directly at each other, one at 1200 km/h and the other at 1500 km/h. Initially they are 8190 km apart and are fired simultaneously. After what interval of time they collide?

3 hours

3 hours 2 minutes

3 hours 4 minutes

3 hours 6 minutes


Asha purchased a saree for Rs. 2664/. On wearing it, she realised that it was half a meter shorter than the required length. She made a mental calculation and found that she was cheated of Rs. 222. What is the actual length of this saree?

5 meters

6 meters

5 ½ meters

4 ½ meters


The average of seven numbers is 40. The total of four of them is 178. The remaining three numbers are in the ratio of 1: 2: 3. These three numbers are:

15, 30, 45

16, 32, 48

17, 34, 51

18, 36, 54


A mother is three times the age of her daughter. Four years back, the daughter was one fourth the age of her father. If the father is four years older than the mother, what is the age of the daughter?

16 years

14 years

15 years

12 years


A company manufacturing steel increased the price by 50%. In order to restore to the original price, the new price must be reduced by

33%

331/3%

33m %

50%


In a school of 550 students, the ratio of boys and girls is 6: 5. How many more girls are to be admitted to make the ratio equal?

40

50

60

150


A sugar merchant announces that he will sell sugar at the cost price but uses a weight of 450 gms instead of 500 gms. His percentage profit is

12%

10%

11 ⅑%

10 ⅑%
