Dear Students,

Quantitative Aptitude Questions for Syndicate Bank PO

Quantitative Aptitude is a very important section you must prepare if you are aiming for a job in Bank or Insurance sector. These two weeks are very important as Syndicate Bank PO and IBPS Clerk Mains are lined up. So, these 15 questions can help you practice three very important topics of Quant Section.

Directions (Q1-5): The following pie chart shows the percentage distribution of marks obtained by Sameer and Babu in Mains exams of UPSC constituting of seven papers of equal maximum marks. It is known that Babu obtained 50 marks more in GS I paper than GS III paper.

Study the chart carefully to answer the questions asked below:

Q1. Find the difference in the marks obtained by Sameer in GS I and GS II papers together and that by Babu in Optional I and Optional II papers together.
(a) 36.5
(b) 32.8
(c) 37.5
(d) 38
(e) None of these

Q2. By what percent the total marks obtained by Babu in Essay is more or less than that Sameer in GS II? (Approximately)
(a) 1.6%
(b) 5.2%
(c) 4.8%
(d) 3.4%
(e) 2.8%

Q3. Find the overall percentage of marks scored by Babu.
(a) 58.5%
(b) 60.14%
(c) 65.21%
(d) 62.82%
(e) 59.32%

Q4. In Optional I paper Sameer was unable to clear the cutoff by only 5 marks. Find by what percent the cutoff marks in Optional I paper is less than marks obtained by Babu in GS II paper.
(a) 18.5%
(b) 17.2%
(c) 15.8%
(d) 20.4%
(e) 19.4%

Q5. Find the ratio of marks obtained by Sameer in Essay, GS IV and Optional II together and that by Babu in GS III, GS I and Optional I together?
(a) 182 : 185
(b) 181 : 183
(c) 17 : 19
(d) 18 : 19
(e) None of these

Directions (6-10): In each of these questions, two equations (I) and (II) are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer
(a) if x>y
(b) if x≥y
(c) if x<y
(d) if x ≤y
(e) if x = y or  no relation can be established between x and y.

Directions (Q.11-15): What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following number series?

Q11. 948, 474, ?, 118.5, 59.25, 29.625
(a) 221
(b) 190
(c) 237
(d) 189.06
(e) None of these

Q12. 374, 355, 317, ?, 184, 89
(a) 260
(b) 298
(c) 279
(d) 241
(e) None of these

Q13. 96, 94, 373, 3353, ?, 1341069
(a) 83819
(b) 53483
(c) 63813
(d) 53643
(e) None of these

Q14. 1, 16, 81, 256, ?, 1296
(a) 400
(b) 625
(c) 875
(d) 1125
(e) None of these

Q15. 281, 141, 71, 36, 18.5, ?
(a) 9.5
(b) 9.25
(c) 10.75
(d) 10
(e) None fo these