## PPSC Mathematics

**1. 0.003 x 0.02 = ?**

a.0.06

b.0.006

c.0.0006

d.0.00006

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**2.What is the average of the numbers: 0, 0, 4, 10, 5, and 5?**

a.2

b.3

c.4

d.5

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**3.What is the rate of discount if a bicycle which cost Rs.4,000 is sold for Rs.3,200?**

a.14%

b.16%

c.18%

d.20%

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**4. |-4| + |4| – 4 + 4 = ?**

a.0

b.2

c.4

d.8

**5. What is the value of x in 3x – 15 – 6 = 0 ?**

a.7

b.8

c.9

d.-9

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**6.What is the area in cm2 of the shaded region in the diagram below?**

a.6

b.7

c.8

d.9

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**7.If A completes a particular work in 8 days and B the same work in 24 days. How many days will it take if they work together?**

a.4

b.5

c.6

d.7

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**8.What comes next in the sequence: 1, 3, 11, 43, ____?**

a.161

b.171

c.181

d.191

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**9.What is the distance travelled by a car which travelled at a speed of 80km/hr for 3 hours and 30 minutes?**

a.275km

b.280km

c.285km

d.290km

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**10.In a class of 40 students 20% are girls. How many boys are there in the class?**

a.26

b.28

c.30

d.32

**ANSWERS: BASIC MATHEMATICS MCQs**

**1.D**

**2.C**

**3.D**

**4.D**

**5.A**

**6.A**

**7.C**

**8.B**

**9.B**

**10.D**