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# A man bought 20 shares of Rs. 50 at 5 discount, the rate of dividend being $13\frac{1}{2}$. The rate of interest obtained is:

$12\frac{1}{2}%$

$13\frac{1}{2}%$

15%

$16\frac{2}{3}%$

C. 15%

Investment = Rs. [20 x (50 - 5)] = Rs. 900.
Face value = Rs. (50 x 20) = Rs. 1000.
Dividend =
Interest obtained =

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Rs. 80

Rs. 96

Rs. 106

Rs. 108

4

3 : 4

3 : 5

4 : 5

16 : 15

4

Rs. 5640

Rs. 5760

Rs. 7500

Rs. 9600

4

Rs. 48

Rs. 75

Rs. 96

Rs. 133.33

4

Rs. 207.40

Rs. 534.60

Rs. 648.00

Rs. 655.60

4

Rs. 12

Rs. 15

Rs. 18

Rs. 21

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# Which is better investment: 11% stock at 143  or $9\frac{3}{4}$% stock at 117?

11% stock at 143

Both are equally good

Cannot be compared, as the total amount of investment is not given.

4

Rs. 4000

Rs. 4500

Rs. 5500

Rs. 6000

4

Rs. 83.33

Rs. 110

Rs. 112

Rs. 120

4

Rs. 3100

Rs. 6240

Rs. 6500

Rs. 9600

4

7.5%

8%

9.7%

None of these

4

Rs. 108.25

Rs. 112.20

Rs. 124.75

Rs. 125.25

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# A man bought 20 shares of Rs. 50 at 5 discount, the rate of dividend being $13\frac{1}{2}$. The rate of interest obtained is:

$12\frac{1}{2}%$

$13\frac{1}{2}%$

15%

$16\frac{2}{3}%$

4

Rs. 4800

Rs. 5000

Rs. 5400

Rs. 5600