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1.  What is the ratio of the total sales of branch B2 for both years to the total sales of branch B4 for both years? 
A. 
2:3 
B. 
3:5 
C. 
4:5 
D. 
7:9 


Answer:D
Explanation: Required ratio = (75 + 65) = 140 = 7 . (85 + 95) 180 9

2.  Total sales of branch B6 for both the years is what percent of the total sales of branches B3 for both the years? 
A. 
68.54% 
B. 
71.11% 
C. 
73.17% 
D. 
75.55% 


Answer:C
Explanation: Required percentage = [ (70 + 80) x 100 ] % (95 + 110) = [ 150 x 100 ] % 205 = 73.17%.

3.  What percent of the average sales of branches B1, B2 and B3 in 2001 is the average sales of branches B1, B3 and B6 in 2000? 
A. 
75% 
B. 
77.5% 
C. 
82.5% 
D. 
87.5% 


Answer:D
Explanation: Average sales (in thousand number) of branches B1, B3 and B6 in 2000 = 1 x (80 + 95 + 70) = ( 245 ) . 3 3 Average sales (in thousand number) of branches B1, B2 and B3 in 2001 = 1 x (105 + 65 + 110) = ( 280 ) . 3 3 Therefore Required percentage = [ 245/3 x 100 ] % = ( 245 x 100 ) % = 87.5%. 280/3 280

4.  What is the average sales of all the branches (in thousand numbers) for the year 2000? 


Answer:B
Explanation: Average sales of all the six branches (in thousand numbers) for the year 2000 = 1 x [80 + 75 + 95 + 85 + 75 + 70] 6 = 80.

5.  Total sales of branches B1, B3 and B5 together for both the years (in thousand numbers) is? 
A. 
250 
B. 
310 
C. 
435 
D. 
560 


Answer:D
Explanation: Total sales of branches B1, B3 and B5 for both the years (in thousand numbers) = (80 + 105) + (95 + 110) + (75 + 95) = 560.


