# Mathematics Part 8

Mathematics Part 8 is one the topics that needs mastery in Civil Service Exam. Reviewees need to master the key points that are crucial and needs extra attention. To do this, the reviewee should read and understand each item with proper care. In taking Civil Service Exam, memorization is only a technique but it can’t help you pass the exam. It means that you have to read, understand and internalize the topics. Understanding the questions very well before analyzing it is the best trick to do.

In reviewing Mathematics Part 8, the brain should act as a gallery. The reviewee must master retention of difficult points. There are choices and options but those are very close to the correct answer. To pick the best answer, the reviewee should master the techniques very well. With four difficult choices, only one is the answer. It takes wit and speed as well as control to point the answer in a matter of one (1) minute.

Some items in Mathematics Part 8 are easy. Yet, the difficult questions outnumber the easy ones. During the review, it is best if you stay focus and think that the review is the real scenario. In this manner, you will be used to the flow of the process of the exam. The positive mentality is what matters the most and it will add to your advantage. Questions in each item may be difficult at first reading but as you read it twice, you will find it easy to answer. Mathematics Part 8 is very important and this is one point that you need to practice.

Many said that Civil Service Exam is difficult to pass and it is agreeable. If an aspiring taker wishes to pass the examination, he/she must focus on the review to nail it!

## Mathematics Part 8

WORD PROBLEMS

1. 36 is to 72 as 97 is to __.
A. 154
B. 164
C. 174
D. 184
E. 194

ANS:  E

2. 5 is to  125 as 2  is to ___.
A. 4
B. 8
C. 12
D. 16
E. 20

ANS:B

3. 104 is to 26 as ___ is to 416
A. 1248
B. 1664
C. 104
D. 208
E. 352

ANS: B

4. 10,212 is to 40,840 as 88 is to__.
A. 176
B. 44
C. 264
D. 22
E. 352

ANS: E

5. 3 is to 1/9 as 2 is to___.
A. ½
B. 1
C. 8
D. 1/4
E. 4

ANS: D

6. 10,212 is to 40,848 as ____ is to 88.
A. 22
B. 44
C. 352
D. 176
E. 264

ANS:A

7. 100 is to 10 as ___ is to 5.
A. 100
B. 5
C. 25
D. 125
E. 1

ANS: C

8. 1/2 is to 3/4  as ___ is to 333.
A. 33
B. 3
C. 222
D. 111
E. 999

ANS:  C

9. 0.125 is to 0.25 as 0.2 is to ___.
A. 0.1
B. 0.5
C. 0.4
D. 0.2
E. 0.8

ANS:  C

10. 1.21 is to 1.1 as ___ is to 1.5.
A. 3.0
B. 0.75
C. 2.25
D. 2.5
E. 4.5

ANS:  C

11. 16 is what percent of 80?
A. 4%
B. 16
C. 20%
D. 40%
E. 50%

ANS:  C

12. 12 is what percent of 300?
A. 1%
B. 2%
C. 4%
D. 5%
E. 3%

ANS:C

13. 12 is what percent of 8?
A. 40%
B. 60%
C. 66 2/3%
D. 80%
E. 150%

ANS:  E

14. What is 8% of 150?
A. 15
B. 16
C. 12
D. 25
E. 24

ANS:C

15. What is 17% of 20?
A. 1.7
B. 3.4
C. 3.6
D. 2.6
E. 2.8

ANS:B

16. What is 12 1/2 % of 80?
A. 32
B. 4
C. 16
D. 10
E. 8

ANS:D

17. What is 60% of 60
A. 1
B. 10
C. 12
D. 36
E. 1000

ANS: D

18. 400 is 500% of what number?
A. 2000
B. 20
C.  80
D. 8
E. 30

ANS:C

19. 15 is 75% of what number?
A.  20
B. 24
C. 25
D. 45
E. 30

ANS:A

20. 27 is 33 1/3% of what number?
A. 3
B. 9
C. 27
D. 54
E. 81

ANS: E