Area Problems Aptitude Questions. Yes, the Geometry part which is equally important and i can say, more important than other sections of Mathematical Aptitude. Candidates preparing for government job must know the fact that to clear the exam, they have to concentrate not only on every subject but also on each and every section of that subject. And, Geometry is one of them. As, it is one among the most vast section of Aptitude, we have divided it in to parts and for now, here, are the Area Problems Aptitude Questions. Try to solve and keep practicing until you find the solutions.

Q1. The length of a rectangular plot is 20 metres more than its breadth. If the cost of fencing the plot @ 26.50 per metre is Rs. 5300, what is the length of the plot in metres?

1. 40 m
2. 50 m
3. 120 m
4. 60 m

Q2. The ratio between the length and the breadth of a rectangular park is 3 : 2. If a man cycling along the boundary of the park at the speed of 12 km/hr completes one round in 8 minutes, then the area of the park (in sq. m) is:

1. 15360
2. 153600
3. 30720
4. 307200

Q3. A rectangular park 60 m long and 40 m wide has two concrete crossroads running in the middle of the park and rest of the park has been used as a lawn. If the area of the lawn is 2109 sq. m, then what is the width of the road?

1. 2.91 m
2. 3 m
3. 5 m
4. None of these

Q4. A man walked diagonally across a square lot. Approximately, what was the percent saved by not walking along the edges?

1. 2
2. 33
3. 30
4. 40

Q5. The ratio between the perimeter and the breadth of a rectangle is 5 : 1. If the area of the rectangle is 216 sq. cm, what is the length of the rectangle?

1. 16 cm
2. 24 cm
3. 18 cm
4. None of these

Q6. A towel, when bleached, was found to have lost 20% of its length and 10% of its breadth. The percentage of decrease in area is

1. 10%
2. 28%
3. 20%
4. 15%

Q7. An error 2% in excess is made while measuring the side of a square. The percentage of error in the calculated area of the square is:

1. 4.04%
2. 4%
3. 2%
4. 1%

Q8. What is the least number of squares tiles required to pave the floor of a room 15 m 17 cm long and 9 m 2 cm broad?

1. 844
2. 814
3. 820
4. 840

Q9. The diagonal of the floor of a rectangular closet is 7 feet. The shorter side of the closet is 4 feet. What is the area of the closet in square feet?

1. 26
2. 25
3. 27
4. 30

Q10. The difference between the length and breadth of a rectangle is 23 m. If its perimeter is 206 m, then its area is:

1. 2520 m2
2. 2420 m2
3. 1520 m2
4. 2480 m2

Q11. A tank is 25 m long, 12 m wide and 6 m deep. The cost of plastering its walls and bottom at 75 paise per sq. m, is:

1. Rs. 456
2. Rs. 558
3. Rs. 458
4. Rs. 568

Q12. The length of a rectangle is halved, while its breadth is tripled. What is the percentage change in area?

1. 25% increase
2. 50% decrease
3. 50% increase
4. 75% decrease

Q13. A rectangular field is to be fenced on three sides leaving a side of 20 feet uncovered. If the area of the field is 680 sq. feet, how many feet of fencing will be required?

1. 88
2. 64
3. 56
4. 78

Dear aspirants ! this sections of Geometry part requires your presence of mind and practical knowledge. Solve the question like the mentioned thing is around you. If you ask me, i will suggest you to take a PDF of these questions for future practice as these selected questions are most probable to come in exam.

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