# Quantitative Aptitude Questions for SBI PO Mains 2017

**Dear Readers,**

**Q1. Ashutosh calculates his profit percentage on the selling price whereas Hitesh calculates his profit on the cost price. They find that the difference of their profit is Rs. 135. If the selling price of both of them are the same, and Ashutosh gets 30% profit and Hitesh gets 25% profit, then find their selling price.**

(a) Rs. 1250

(b) Rs. 1150

(c) Rs. 1450

(d) Rs. 1350

(e) none of these

**Q2. Sandesh got Rs 6000 as his share out of the total profit of Rs 9000 which he and Sanket earned at the end of one year. If Sandesh invested Rs 20000 for 6 months, whereas Sanket invested his amount for the whole year, the amount invested by Sanket was**

(a) Rs 60000

(b) Rs 10000

(c) Rs 40000

(d) Rs 5000

(e) None of these

**Q3. Avanish and Bikas entered into partnership with Rs 700 and Rs 600 respectively. After 3 months Avanish withdrew 2/7of his stock but after 3 months more he put back 3/5 of what he had withdrawn. The profits at the end of the year are Rs 726, how much of this should Avanish receive?**

(a) Rs 633

(b) Rs 336

(c) Rs 663

(d) Rs 366

(e) None of these

**Directions (Q4-5): The following questions are accompanied by three statements (A) or (I), (B) or (II), and (C) or (III). You have to determine which statements(s) is/are sufficient/necessary to answer the questions.**

**Q4. What is the value of a two–digit number?**

**A. The sum of the digits is 5.**

**B. The difference of the squares of the digits is 15.**

**C. The difference of their digits is 3.**

(a) A and B together are sufficient

(b) B and C together are sufficient

(c) C and A together are sufficient

(d) Any one pair of A and B, B and C or C and A is sufficient

(e) A, B and C together are necessary

**Q5. What is the perimeter of a rectangular field?**

**I. The area of the field is 2400 sq.metres.**

**II. The diagonal of the field is 50 metres.**

**III. The ratio between the length and the breadth of the field is 3 : 2.**

(a) All I, II and III together are required

(b) Any two of I, II and III are sufficient

(c) Only I and II are required

(d) Only II and III are required

(e) None of these

**Direction (Q.6-8): What should come in place of question-mark (?) in the following number series?**

**Q6. 5555 5506 5425 5304 5135 ?**

(a) 4925

(b) 4910

(c) 4945

(d) 4995

(e) None of these

**Q7. 840 1112 1322 1478 1588 ?**

(a) 1660

(b) 1688

(c) 1692

(d) 1675

(e) None of these

**Q8. 1338 2328 3048 3552 3888 4098 ?**

(a) 4288

(b) 4208

(c) 4218

(d) 4298

(e) None of these

**Directions (Q.9-10): In each of these questions, a number series is given. In each series only one number is wrong. Find out the wrong number.**

**Q9. 8.1, 9.2, 17.3, 26.5, 43.8, 71.5, 114.1**

(a) 17.3

(b) 26.5

(c) 43.8

(d) 9.2

(e) None of these

**Q10. 4, 10, 22, 46, 96, 190, 382**

(a) 8

(b) 10

(c) 96

(d) 382

(e) None of these

**Directions (Q.11.13): 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 if there is no relation between ‘x’ and ‘y’.**

**Directions (Q.14-15): Study the following information carefully to answer the questions that follow:**

**A box contains 2 blue marbles, 4 red marbles, 5 green marbles and 1 yellow marble.**

**Q14. If four marbles are picked at random, what is the probability that none is green?**