Following Pie-chart Shows the Percentage of Costs :

Directions: Read it carefully and answer Five Questions.
Total cost of production of a firm is ₹ 250 lakh. Following pie-chart shows the percentage of costs of production in different purposes.
Letters A, B, C, D represent the following:
A= Cost of raw materials
B=Cost of packing materials
C=Cost of labour
D=Maintenance cost

Q. 102

  1. If the production increases to five times of the present cost, then the percentage increase of the cost is
    (a) 50%                       (b) 400%                                 (c) 300%                      (d) 500%
  2. Cost of packing materials and raw materials together amounts to
    (a) ₹ 162.5 lakh         (b) ₹ 175 lakh                          (c) ₹ 137.5                    (d) ₹ 87.5
  3. If the cost of production doubles in a period of 3 years, then the corresponding maintenance cost in rupees will be
    (a) ₹ 75 lakh               (b) ₹ 12.5 lakh                        (c) ₹ 25 lakh               (d) ₹ 125 lakh
  4. If the total maintenance cost increases from ₹ 12.5 lakh to ₹ 50 lakh, then the percentage increase of the maintenance cost is
    (a) 25%                       (b) 75%                                    (c) 400%                    (d) 300%
  5. If the packing cost increases by 2%, then the new packing cost will be
    (a) ₹ 62.5 lakh           (b) ₹ 5 lakh                             (c) ₹ 1.25 lakh            (d) ₹ 63.75 lakh
Anurag Mishra Professor Asked on 3rd November 2015 in Maths.
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    1. Answer: (b) 400%

    2. Answer: (a) Rs. 162.5  lakh
    3. Answer: (c) Rs. 25 lakh

    4. Answer: (d) 300%

    5. Answer: (d) Rs. 63.75
    Anurag Mishra Professor Answered on 15th November 2015.
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