## Friday, 11 November 2016

### Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS PO Mains 2016

Hello Students! We've introduced  "25 Days Study Plan for IBPS PO Mains 2016". By following this plan you can study and prepare better in a more disciplined way. We'll cover all type of questions that are asked in Bank PO exam. So, follow this dedicated post for the QUANT Section.

Today is DAY 17 of the study plan and in Quantitative Aptitude today’s chapter is Data Interpretation - Line Graph

Directions (1-6): Consider the following graph (Figure 1) and answer the questions based on it. The graph shows the trend of consumption of metals and plastics in production of cars between 2007-12.

Consumption of Metals versus Plastics in the given Years for Car Manufacturing (in thousands tones)

Q1. The number of years of which the consumption of Metal was less than the consumption of Plastic over the given time period was:
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None of these

Q2. The total consumption of plastic (for car manufacturing) divided by the total consumption of Metal (for car manufacturing) over the period will give a ratio closest to:
(a) 4:3
(b) 5:4
(c) 6:5
(d) 7:4
(e) None of these

Q3. Which item and for which year shows the highest percentage change in consumption over the previous year?
(a) Metal 2010
(b) Plastic 2010
(c) Metal 2009
(d) Plastic 2012
(e) None of these

Q4. The ratio of the highest total consumption in any single year to the lowest total consumption of the two items taken together in any year was equal to:
(a) 5:3
(b) 7:4
(c) 11:6
(d) 11:7
(e) None of these

Q5. Which year showed the highest percentage increase in the total consumption of the two metals?
(a) 2008
(b) 2009
(c) 2010
(d) 2011
(e) None of these

Q6. Which year showed the highest percentage decrease in the total consumption of the two metals?
(a) 2008
(b) 2009
(c) 2011
(d) 2012
(e) None of these

Directions (7-12): Consider the following graph and answer the questions based on it.

Calories Required Per Day by Baby Boys and Baby Girls in the First Eighteen Months of their Lives

Q7. At what ages are the requirements of calories for baby boys and baby girls equal?
(a) 2 months
(b) 4 months
(c) 8 months
(d) 2 months and 8 months
(e) None of these

Q8. The difference between the calorie requirement for baby boys and baby girls at the age of 6 months is approximately equal to:
(a) 300 calories
(b) 250 calories
(c) 400 calories
(d) 200 calories
(e) None of these
Q9. If in a family there are four baby boys aged 4, 6, 8 and 12 months respectively, and three baby girls aged 2, 8 and 16 months respectively, then what is the total calorie requirement per day for the babies in the family?
(a) 12,100
(b) 12,300
(c) 12,400
(d) 12,325
(e) None of these

Q10. If the baby girl aged 16 months goes away, what is the percentage change in the calorie requirement per month for the family?
(a) 16.26%
(b) 17.45%
(c) 14.35%
(d) 12.25%
(e) None of these

Q11. If the great doctor Raju informs Ravi that the graphs have got mixed up and what is shown for the baby boys is for the baby girls and vice versa, then the answer for Question 9 would have been:
(a) 12,100
(b) 12,250
(c) 12,400
(d) 12,500
(e) None of these

Q12. It can be inferred from the graph that in general, calorie requirements for baby boys and baby girls:
(a) are quite different at all ages.
(b) are similar till the age of 17 months.
(c) reaches a peak value at the same age.
(d) increase at nearly the same rate till the age of 13.
(e) None of these

Directions (13-15): Consider the following graph and answer the question based on it.

Q13. The percentage increase in the sales of footwear between 2010 and 2011 was
(a) 20%
(b) 30%
(c) 40%
(d) 50%
(e) None of these

Q14. In 2011, if 20% of the footwear sold within the country had been additionally exported at the local price, the percentage increase in export income in the period 2000 to 2001 would have been
(a) 20%
(b) 30%
(c) 40%
(d) 50%
(e) None of these

Q15. If the sales of footwear had touched Rs. 80 crore in 2012, the average annual percentage growth of footwear for the two year period 2010-2012 would have been (approximately):
(a) 50%
(b) 75%
(c) 80%
(d) 90%
(e) None of these