# Arithmetic Aptitude :: Banker's Discount

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The banker's gain on a sum due 3 years hence at 12% per annum is Rs. 270. The banker's discount is:

ARs. 960

BRs. 840

CRs. 1020

DRs. 760

ENone of these

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Explanation:

Let Amount=X

Banker's Gain (B.G)  =  Banker's Discount (B.D) - True Discount (T.D)

270  = (X*12*3)/100 - (X*12*3)/(100 (12*3))

X=2833.33

B.D=2833.33*12*3/100

B.D=1020

So Option C is correct

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Choose the correct option.

The banker's gain on a bill due 2 year hence at 10% per annum is Rs. 8. The true discount is:

ARs. 44

BRs. 40

CRs. 34

DNone of these

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Explanation:

True Discount = (B.G*100)/(Rate*Time)
T.D = (8*100)/(10*2)
= 8*5 = Rs. 40

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The banker's discount on a bill due 4 months hence at 15% is Rs. 420. The true discount is:

ARs. 400

BRs. 360

CRs. 480

DRs. 320

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Explanation:

T.D= (B.D*100)/(100+(R*T))

= Rs. (420*100)/(100+(15*1/3))

= Rs. ((420*100)/105)

= Rs. 400.

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The banker's discount on Rs. 1600 at 15% per annum is the same as true discount on Rs. 1680 for the same time and at the same rate. The time is:

A3 months

B4 months

C6 months

D8 months

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Explanation:

S.I on Rs. 1600= T.D on Rs. 1680.

So, Rs. 1600 is the present worth of Rs. 1680; i.e; Rs. 80 is on Rs. 1600 at 15%.

So, time=(100*80)/(1600*15)

= 1/3 years

= 4 months.

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The banker's gain of a certain sum due 2 years hence at 10% per annum is Rs. 24. The present worth is:

ARs. 480

BRs. 520

CRs. 600

DRs. 960

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Explanation:

T.D= (B.G*100)/(R*T)

= Rs.(24*100)/(10*2)

= Rs. 120

So, present worth P.W= (100*T.D)/(R*T)

= Rs. (100*120)/(10*2)

= Rs. 600

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The banker's discount on a sum of money for 1 1/2 years is Rs. 558 and the true discount on the same sum for 2 years is Rs. 600. The rate percent is:

A10%

B13%

C12%

D15%

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The banker's discount of a certain sum of money is Rs. 72 and the true discount on the same sum for the same time is Rs. 60. The sum due is:

ARs. 360

BRs. 432

CRs. 540

DRs. 1080

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The present worth of a certain sum due sometime hence is Rs. 1600 and the true discount is Rs. 160. The banker's gain is:

ARs. 20

BRs. 24

CRs. 16

DRs. 12

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The present worth of a certain bill due sometime hence is Rs. 800 and the true discount is Rs. 36. The banker's discount is:

ARs. 37

BRs. 37.62

CRs. 34.38

DRs. 38.98

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The banker's gain on a bill due 1 year hence at 12% per annum is Rs. 6. The true discount is:

ARs. 72

BRs. 36

CRs. 54

DRs. 50

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