# Word Problems Mcqs

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## 2. A painter charges Rs. 120 per hour and his son charges half of his charges. One day the son worked 2 hours more than father and thus they collectively earned Rs. 480. The time consumed by the son is:

2

3

4

5

## 3. A street vendor sells two types of newspapers one for 25 cents and the other for 40 cents. If she sold 100 newspapers for 28 dollars how many newspapers did she sell at 25 cents?

80

85

90

5

## 4. Ahmad spent 2/3 of his savings on a used car and he spent 1/4 of his remaining savings on a new carpet. If the carpet costs him Rs. 250 then the amount spent by him on the car is:

1000

1200

1500

2000

## 5. Anwar has twice as may cards as Akram has. If Anwar gives Akram 12 of his cards he will have half as many as Akram has. How many cards Anwar and Akram have together?

36

48

60

72

## 6. During a certain week a post office sold $280 worth of 14 cents stamps. How many of these stamps did they sell?

20

200

2000

20000

## 7. Ed has 200 dollars less than Robert. Robert made a purchase for Rs. 150 and thus he has 2 times of Eds money. Eds money is:

20

30

50

100

## 8. For a certain job Ahmed charges $ 12 an hour while Sana charges $6 an hour. If both worked the same amount of time together on a job how many hours did each of them work if their combined charges were $144?

6

7

8

8.3

## 9. How many students are there in the class if 2 students remain after 4 rows of seats are filled and 9 students remain after 3 rows of seats are filled?

6

7

10

15

## 10. If 4 times x is equal to x increased by 2 then x=

3?2

2?3

3

2

## 11. If a man earns $ 200 for for his first 40 hours of work and is paid 3/2 times his regular hourly rate for every additional hour. How many hours must he work to make $300 in a week?

40

44

53.33

54

## 12. If a man earns Rs. 500 for his first 40 hours of work in a week and is then paid double of his regular hourly rate. He earned Rs.600 in a week. How many hours he worked in that week:

4

5

6

40

## 13. If John gives Allen 6 dollars and Allen gives Frank 4 dollars the 3 boys have the same amount of money. How much more money does John have than Allen?

3

8

9

12

## 14. If the sum of a b and c is twice the sum of a minus b and a minus c and the difference of a plus b and a minus c is 3 then value of a is:

1

-1

9

10

## 15. If the sum of x y and z is twice the sum of x minus y and x minus z then x=?

Y+z

3y+3z

3y-2

2y+3z