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Quantitative Aptitude Questions for Syndicate and Canara Bank PO

Quantitative Aptitude Section has given heebie-jeebies to the aspirants when they appear for a banking examination. As the level of every other section is only getting complex and convoluted, there is no doubt that this section, too, makes your blood run cold. The questions asked in this section are calculative and very time-consuming. But once dealt with proper strategy, speed and accuracy, this section can get you the maximum marks in the examination. Following is the quiz on Quantitative Aptitude to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

Q1. A sum of amount at r% compound interest doubles in 3 years. In 9 years it will be k times of the original principal. What is the value of k?
(a) 10
(b) 9
(c) 6
(d) 8
(e) 12

Q2. If the rate of interest is 10% p.a. and Rs. 12000 lent at the compound interest, half yearly for one year. What is the equivalent simple rate of interest for first year ( if S.I. is equal to C.I.)?
(a) 10.25%
(b) 9.24%
(c) 6.26%
(d) 8.42%
(e) 12.25%

Q3. The ratio of ages of A and B is 8 : 9 and the age of B is two-thirds of C’s age and age of C is nine-thirteenths times the age of D. If the age of B is 18 years, then the age of C is:
(a) 36 years
(b) 39 years
(c) 27 years
(d) 54 years
(e) 62 years

Q4. If Dennis is one-third the age of his father Keith now, and was one-fourth the age of his father 5 years ago, then how old will his father Keith be 5 years from now?
(a) 2 years
(b) 45 years
(c) 40 years
(d) 50 years
(e) 48 years

Q5. The ratio of two numbers is 3/2: 8/3. If each of the number is increased by 15 the ratio becomes 5/3: 5/2. the bigger number is
(a) 27
(b) 36
(c) 48
(d) 64
(e) 44

Q6. The length of a rectangle is three fifth of the side of a square. The radius of a circle is equal to side   of the square. The circumference of the circle is 132 cm. What is the area of the rectangle if the breadth of the rectangle is 8 cm?
(a) 112.4 sq. cm
(b) 104.2 sq. cm
(c) 100.8 sq. cm
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

Q7. An urn contains 3 red and 4 green marbles. If three marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that two are green and one is red?
(a) 3/7
(b) 18/35
(c) 5/14
(d) 4/21
(e) 7/11

Q8. In how many ways can the letters of the word ‘SACRED’ be arranged so that vowels come together?
(a) 240
(b) 120
(c) 320
(d) 720
(e) 5040

Q9. Three vessels contain equal mixtures of milk and water in the ratio 6 : 1, 5 : 2 and 3 : 1 respectively. If all the solutions are mixed together, the ratio of milk to water in the final mixture will be
(a) 64 : 65
(b) 65 : 19
(c) 19 : 65
(d) 64 : 19
(e) 39 : 17

Q10. The respective ratio between present age of Manoj and Wasim is 3 : 11. Wasim is 12 years younger than Rehana. Rehana’s age after 7 years will be 85 years. What is the present age of Manoj’s father who is 25 years older than Manoj?
(a) 43 years
(b) 67 years
(c) 45 years
(d) 69 years
(e) 71 years

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

Q11. 7,    20,     46,    98,     202,       (?)
(a) 420
(b) 410
(c) 310
(d) 320
(e) 450

Q12. 210,     209,     213,     186,     202,     (?)
(a) 138
(b) 77
(c) 177
(d) 327
(e) 322

Q13. 567,     295,     159,     91,     57,    ( ?)
(a) 27
(b) 29
(c) 30
(d) 39
(e) 40

Q14.  45,    186,    283,     344,     377,    ( ?)
(a) 397
(b) 387
(c) 390
(d) 380
(e) 405

Q15. 10,  6,  12,   35, (?), 591.75
(a) 130
(b) 129.5
(c) 127.25
(d) 133
(e) 224.25

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