# Stocks and Shares Quiz Set 005

### Question 1

An investor has put x Rs. in 4% stock at Rs. 114, and the remaining, Rs. (842 - x) in 3% at Rs. 125. If the dividends are equal, what is x?

A

Rs. 342.

B

Rs. 442.

C

Rs. 242.

D

Rs. 542.

Soln.
Ans: a

Dividends are equal, so \${x × 4}/114\$ = \${(842 - x) × 3}/125\$. Solving, we get x = Rs. 342.

### Question 2

Mr. Q invests earns Rs. 2150 by investing in 7% stock at Rs. 70. How much has he invested?

A

Rs. 21500.

B

Rs. 21600.

C

Rs. 21400.

D

Rs. 21700.

Soln.
Ans: a

His investment = \${70 × 2150}/7\$ = Rs. 21500.

### Question 3

What will be my annual income if I invest Rs. 6050 in a 6% stock at Rs. 121?

A

Rs. 300.

B

Rs. 400.

C

Rs. 200.

D

Rs. 500.

Soln.
Ans: a

The required income is \$6/121\$ × 6050 = Rs. 300.

### Question 4

Mr. X invests Rs. 20500 in 17% stock at Rs. 170. How much will he earn?

A

Rs. 2050.

B

Rs. 2150.

C

Rs. 1950.

D

Rs. 2250.

Soln.
Ans: a

His earning = \$17/170\$ × 20500 = Rs. 2050.

### Question 5

If dividend income after investing Rs. 6000 in a 8% stock is Rs. 400, then what is the value of the stock?

A

Rs. 120.

B

Rs. 130.

C

Rs. 110.

D

Rs. 140.

Soln.
Ans: a

Let the value be Rs. V. The income is \$8/V\$ × 6000 = Rs. 400. Solving, we get V = Rs. 120.