# Reasoning Quiz: Profit And Loss, Directions, Blood Relations!

12 Questions | Total Attempts: 137  Settings  There are different ways that one can test out their understanding of specific topics, and in most cases, a quiz is just it. For example, the reasoning quiz below is a tricky one that aims to test out what you know about profit and loss, directions, and blood relations! To get the correct answer, you need to read each detail in the question carefully. Try it out!

• 1.
If the price of an item is decreased by 10% and then increased by 10%, the net effect on the price of the item is:
• A.

1% increase

• B.

1% decrease

• C.

10% increase

• D.

10% decrease

• 2.
A dishonest shopkeeper sells his goods at the cost price but packs only 600 grams for every 900 grams bag. What is his profit percentage?
• A.

16.66

• B.

33.33

• C.

50

• D.

40

• 3.
A man sells 2 watches for Rs.3200 each. On one he gains 50% and on others, he lost 50%. Find his gain or loss percentage on the whole transaction?
• A.

25% loss

• B.

50% profit

• C.

33.33% loss

• D.

10% profit

• 4.
The length of a rectangle decreases by 20%. Find the percentage increase the length of the rectangle if the area remains constant?
• A.

20%

• B.

25%

• C.

16.66%

• D.

Cannot be determined

• 5.
One morning Megha and Sonam were talking to each other in a park. They were standing face to face. If Sonam's shadow fell exactly to the right of Megha, then in which direction was Megha facing?
• A.

North

• B.

South

• C.

East

• D.

West

• 6.
A lady travels 5 km towards south, then 4 km towards the east, then 8 km towards the north and then 2 km towards west. In which direction is she from her starting point?
• A.

North-East

• B.

South-East

• C.

South-West

• D.

South

• 7.
A man is facing North. He turns 270° in the anticlockwise direction and then 45° in the clockwise direction and then another 135° in the anticlockwise direction. Which direction is he facing now?
• A.

North-West

• B.

West

• C.

North

• D.

North-East

• 8.
Length, Breadth, and Height of a cuboid are in the ratio 1:3:7. The volume of the cuboid is 27 m3. If the length is doubled and Breadth & Height are halved, then what is the change in the volume of the cuboid?
• A.

-15%

• B.

-18%

• C.

-30%

• D.

-50%

• 9.
B has a sister A. B is the daughter of C. C's father is P. How is A related to P?
• A.

Grand daughter

• B.

Aunt

• C.

Niece

• D.

Sister

• 10.
A man marks up his goods by 25%. If he still incurs a loss of 20%, what percentage discount has he given to his customers?
• A.

25%

• B.

36%

• C.

50%

• D.

28.5%

• 11.
Pointing to a girl in the photograph, Arun said, "Her mother's brother is the only son of my mother's father." How is the girl's mother related to Arun?
• A.

Mother

• B.

Sister

• C.

Aunt

• D.

Grandmother

• E.

Mother or Aunt

• 12.
Use the relations defined below and answer the question that follows. A + B means A is the mother of B A – B means A is the sister of B A × B means A is the father of B A ÷ B means A is the son of B A = B means A is the brother of B A ≠ B means A is the daughter of B Question:  Which of the following means P is the aunt of Q?
• A.

P– R ÷ Q

• B.

P + R× Q

• C.

P≠ R× Q

• D.

P + R÷ Q

• E.

P– R + Q

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