**Directions: (1-5): 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 bank's rate of interest.**

**1.**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

**2.**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

**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.**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

**5.**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

Direction (6 – 10): The following line graph gives the annual percent profit earned by a Company during the period 1995 – 2000.

Direction (6 – 10): The following line graph gives the annual percent profit earned by a Company during the period 1995 – 2000.

Percent Profit Earned by a Company over the Years.

%Profit = [(Income – Expenditure)/ (Expenditure)] x 100

**6.**If the expenditures in 1996 and 1999 are equal, then the approximate ratio of the income in 1996 and 1999 respectively is?

A.1:1

B. 2:3

C.13:14

D. 9:10

E. None of these

**7.**If the income in 1998 was Rs. 264 crores, what was the expenditure in 1998?

A. Rs. 104 crores

B. Rs. 145 crores

C. Rs. 160 crores

D. Rs. 185 crores

E. None of these

**8.**In which year is the expenditure minimum?

A. 2000

B. 1997

C. 1996

D. Cannot be determined

E. None of these

**If the profit in 1999 was Rs. 4 crores, what was the profit in 2000?**

9.

9.

A. Rs. 4.2 crores

B. Rs. 6.2 crores

C. Rs. 6.8 crores

D. Cannot be determined

E. None of these

**10.**What is the average profit earned for the given years?

A. 50 2/3

B. 55 5/6

C. 60 1/6

D. 33 5/3

E. None of these