## Stocks and Shares

#### Stocks and Shares

1. The cash realized by selling a 51/2% stock
at 1061/4, brokerage being 1/4% is ?
1. Rs. 1051/2
2. 1061/2
3. Rs. 106
4. None of these

1. Cash realized = Rs. (1061/4 - 1/4)

##### Correct Option: C

Cash realized = Rs. (1061/4 - 1/4) = Rs. 106

1. The income derived from a 51/2% stock at 95 is ?
1. Rs. 5.50
2. Rs. 5
3. Rs. 5.28
4. None of these

1. Income on Rs. 100 stock = Rs. 51/2 = Rs. 5.50

##### Correct Option: A

Income on Rs. 100 stock = Rs. 51/2 = Rs. 5.50

1. The cost price of a Rs. 100 stock at 4 discount, when brokerage (1 / 4)% is ?
1. Rs. 96
2. Rs. (96 + 1/4)
3. Rs. (96- 1/4)
4. Rs. 100

1. C.P. = Rs. (96 + 1/4)

##### Correct Option: B

C.P. = Rs. (96 + 1/4)

1. By investing in 33/4% stock at 96, one earn Rs. 100. The investment made is ?
1. Rs. 36000
2. Rs. 3600
3. Rs. 2560
4. Rs. 4800

1. For earning Rs. 15/4, investment = Rs. 96
For earning Rs. 100, investment = Rs. 96 x (4/15) x 100

##### Correct Option: C

For earning Rs. 15/4, investment = Rs. 96
For earning Rs. 100, investment = Rs. 96 x (4/15) x 100 = Rs. 2560

1. How much stock at 105 can be purchased for Rs. 1433.25 ?
1. Rs. 1365
2. Rs. 1635
3. Rs. 1355
4. None of these

1. 1433.25 = Amount of stock x (105 / 100)
Amount of stock = (100 x 1433.25) / 105

##### Correct Option: A

1433.25 = Amount of stock x (105 / 100)
Amount of stock = (100 x 1433.25) / 105 = Rs. 1365