# Comparing Quantities – Class 8/ MCQ

**CBSE CLASS 8 MATHEMATICS **

**Comparing Quantities – Chapter 8/ MCQ**

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**1. A basket has two types of fruits, say, 20 apples and 5 oranges. Find the ratio of the number of oranges to the number of apples?**

A. 1:4

B. 4:1

C. 2:5

**2. There are 5 oranges out of 25 fruits. So percentage of oranges is ————**–

A. 20%

B. 25%

C. 30%

**3. The ratio of 50 paise to Rs 5 is ———–**

A. 10:1

B. 1:10

C. 5:1

**4. Convert the ratio 2:5 to percentage.**

A.20%

B. 30%

C. 40%

**5. Express 75% as decimals.**

A. 0.75

B. 7.5

C. 75

**6. Discount is always calculated on the ————**

A. Selling price

B. Marked price

C. Cost price

**7. Profit or loss is always calculated on ——-**–

A. Selling price

B. Marked price

C. Cost price

**8. Find 25% of 500?**

A. 100

B. 125

C. 150

**9. ———— is the interest calculated on the previous year’s amount**.

A. Simple Interest

B. Compound Interest

C. Accrued Interest

**10. To find discount, we have to use ———- as the base.**

A. Selling price

B. Cost price

C. Marked price.

**ANSWERS:**

**1. 1:4**

**2. 20%**

**3. 1:10**

**4. 40%**

**5. 0.75**

**6. Marked price**

**7. Cost price**

**8. 125**

**9. Compound Interest**

**10. Marked price.**