# Simple Interest Questions and Answers

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## Simple Interest Questions

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## Simple Interest Questions and Answers

** Q : **

**A sum of money amounts to 5,200 in 5 years and to 5,680 in 7 years at simple interest. The rate of interest per annum is-**

(A) 3%

(B) 4%

(C) 5%

(D) 6%

Correct Answer : D

Explanation :

**Q :**

In how many years a sum of Rs. 3000 will yield an interest of Rs. 1080 at 12% per annum simple interest?

(A) 4 years

(B) 3 years

(C) 5 years

(D) 6 years

Correct Answer : B

Explanation :

**Q :**

What annual instalment will discharge a debt of ₹ 6450 due in 4 years at 5% simple interest?

(A) 1500

(B) 1835

(C) 1935

(D) 1950

Correct Answer : A

Explanation :

**Q :**

The sum of money that will yield Rs. 60 as simple interest at the rate of 6% per annum in 5 years is-

(A) 200

(B) 225

(C) 175

(D) 300

Correct Answer : A

Explanation :

**Q :**

Alipta got some amount of money from her father. In how many years will the ratio of the money and the interest obtained from it be 10:3 at the rate of 6% simple interest per annum?

(A) 7 years

(B) 3 years

(C) 5 years

(D) 4 years

Correct Answer : C

Explanation :

**Q :**

₹ 800 becomes ₹ 956 in 3 years at a certain rate of simple interest. If the rate of interest is increased by 4 %, what amount will ₹ 800 become in 3 years?

(A) ₹ 1020.80

(B) ₹ 1025

(C) ₹ 1052

(D) ₹ 1050

Correct Answer : C

Explanation :

**Q :**

A sum of money amounts to 5,200 in 5 years and to 5,680 in 7 years at simple interest. The rate of interest per annum is-

(A) 3%

(B) 4%

(C) 5%

(D) 6%

Correct Answer : D

Explanation :

**Q :**

₹ 1,000 is invested at 5% per annum simple interest. If the interest is added to the Aprincipal after every 10 years, the amount will become 2,000 after

(A) 15 years

(B) 18 years

(C) 20 years

(D) None of these

Correct Answer : D

Explanation :

**Q :**

A sum of money at simple interest amounts to ₹ 1,012 in $$2{1\over2}\%$$ years and to ₹ 1,067.20 in 4 years. The rate of interest per annum is:

(A) 4%

(B) 5%

(C) 2.5%

(D) 3%

Correct Answer : A

Explanation :

**Q :**

What sum will amount to ₹ 7000 in 5 years at $$3{1\over3}\%$$ simple interest ?

(A) 6000

(B) 5000

(C) 6300

(D) 6500

Correct Answer : A

Explanation :