**Directions (1-5): Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions that follow:**

Two different finance companies declare fixed annual rate of interest on the amounts invested with them by investors. The rate of interest offered by these companies may differ from year to year depending on the variation in the economy of the country and the banks rate of interest. The annual rate of interest offered by the two Companies P and Q over the years is shown by the line graph provided below.

**1.**An investor invested Rs. 5 lakhs in Company Q in 1996. After one year, the entire amount along with the interest was transferred as investment to Company P in 1997 for one year. What amount will be received from Company P, by the investor?

A. Rs. 5, 94,550

B. Rs. 5, 80,425

C. Rs. 5, 77,800

D. Rs. 5, 77,500

E. None of these

**2.**An investor invested a sum of Rs. 12 lakhs in Company P in 1998. The total amount received after one year was re-invested in the same Company for one more year. The total appreciation received by the investor on his investment was?

A. Rs. 2, 96,200

B. Rs. 2, 42,200

C. Rs. 2, 25,600

D. Rs. 2, 16,000

E. None of these

**3.**In 2000, a part of Rs. 30 lakhs was invested in Company P and the rest was invested in Company Q for one year. The total interest received was Rs. 2.43 lakhs. What was the amount invested in Company P?

A. Rs.9 lakh

B. Rs.11 lakh

C.Rs. 12 lakh

D.Rs.18 lakh

E. None of these

**4.**If two different amounts in the ratio 8:9 are invested in Companies P and Q respectively in 2002, then the amounts received after one year as interests from Companies P and Q are respectively in the ratio?

A.2:3

B. 3:4

C.6:7

D. 4:3

E. None of these

**5.**A sum of Rs. 4.75 lakhs was invested in Company Q in 1999 for one year. How much more interest would have been earned if the sum was invested in Company P?

A.Rs 19,000

B.Rs.14, 250

C.Rs.11, 750

D.Rs. 9,500

E. None of these

**Directions ( 6- 10): The following pie-chart shows the sources of funds to be collected by the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for its Phase II projects. Study the pie-chart and answers the question that follow.**

**Sources of funds to be arranged by NHAI for Phase II projects (in Rs. crores)**

6. The approximate ratio of the funds to be arranged through Toll and that through Market Borrowing is

A. 2:1

B. 1:6

C. 3:11

D. 2:5

E. None of these

7. The central angle corresponding to Market Borrowing is

A. 52°

B. 137.8°

C. 187.2°

D. 192.4°

E. None of these

8. If the toll is to be collected through an outsourced agency by allowing a maximum 10% commission, how much approximate amount should be permitted to be collected by the outsourced agency, so that the project is supported with Rs. 4910 crores?

A. Rs. 6213 crores

B. Rs. 5827 crores

C. Rs. 5455 crores

D. Rs. 5316 crores

E. None of these

9. If NHAI could receive a total of Rs. 9695 crores as External Assistance, by what percent (approximately) should it increase the Market Borrowing to arrange for the shortage of funds?

A. 4.5 %

B. 7.5 %

C. 6 %

D. 8 %

E. None of these

10. Nearly about 20% of the funds are to be arranged through:

A. SPVS

B. External Assistance

C. Annuity

D. Market Borrowing