Percentage is counted among the most important topics in any competitive exam. We can expect a lot of questions from this section in various competitive examinations especially banking examinations like IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, IBPS RRB PO, IBPS RRB Clerk, SBI PO and SBI Clerk etc. Percentage needs a lot of practice as the majority of data interpretation questions are also equipped with percentage concepts, for example, Pie chart questions are frequently asked under DI section. Let’s talk about percentage in detail.

• Question : 1

The ratio of monthly income of Pradeep to Ram is 4:5. Pradeep spends 65% of his monthly income and saves Rs. 8750. Find the expenditure (in Rs.) of Ram, if he saves Rs. 11250.

• Question : 2

Raman got 30% marks and failed by 200 marks, while Raj who got 75% marks and scored 142 marks above the passing marks. What is the passing percentage of marks?

• Question : 3

A man invests Rs. 20000 in a scheme and after that he invests 15% of the remaining amount equally in 20 shares. If he is left with Rs. 51000, what was the amount invested in each share?

• Question : 4

45% of a number exceeds 25% of the same number by 35. What is the value of the number?

• Question : 5

If A has got 40% more marks than B, then by what percent marks of B are less than the marks of A?