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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. Two trains starting at the same time from two stations 200 km apart and going in opposite directions cross each other at a distance of 150 km from one of the stations. What is the ratio of their speed?
(a) 1 : 2
(b) 1 : 4
(c) 3 : 1
(d) 3 : 2
(e) 3 : 4

Q2. Jaipur express left Delhi for Jaipur at 14 : 30 hours, travelling at a speed of 60 kmph and Rajdhani Express left Delhi for Jaipur on the same day at 16 : 30 hours, travelling at a speed of 80 kmph. How far away from Delhi will the two trains meet?
(a) 120 km
(b) 360 km
(c) 480 km
(d) 500 km
(e) None of these

Q3. Because of scarcity of rainfall, the price of a land decreases by 12% and its production also decreases by 4%. What is the total effect on revenue?
(a) Loss of 16%
(b) Gain of 15%
(c) Loss of 15.52%
(d) Gain of 15.48%
(e) Gain of 16%

Q4. A boat goes 6 km an hour in still water, but takes thrice as much time in going the same distance against the current than going with the current. The speed of the current (in km/hour) is:
(a) 4
(b) 3
(c) 5
(d) 18
(e) None of these

Q5. A motorboat can travel at 10 kmph in still water. It travelled 91 km downstream in a river and then returned to the same place, taking altogether 20 hours. The rate of flow of river is:
(a) 3 kmph
(b) 4 kmph
(c) 2 kmph
(d) 5 kmph
(e) 6 kmph

Q6. The average weight of a class of 33 students is 47 kg. If the weight of the teacher is included, then the average weight of the class increases by 1 kg. What is the weight of the teacher?
(a) 48
(b) 80
(c) 71
(d) 81
(e) 33

Q7. The average weight of 45 students in a class is 52 kg. 5 of them whose average weight is 48 kg leave the class and other 5 students whose average weight is 54 kg join the class. What is the new average weight (in kg.) of the class?
(a) 52.6
(b) 158/3
(c) 157/3
(d) 54
(e) None of these

Q8. In a mixture of milk and water, there is only 26% water. After replacing 7 liters of  mixture with 7 liters of pure milk , the percentage of milk in the mixture become 76%. The quantity of mixture is :
(a) 65 liter
(b) 91 liter
(c) 38 liter
(d) 78 liter
(e)104 liter

Q9. From a container of wine, a thief has stolen 15 liter of wine and replaced it with same quantity of water. He again repeated the same process. Thus in three attempts the ratio of wine and water become 343 : 169. The initial amount of wine in the container was:
(a) 75 liters
(b) 100 liters
(c) 150 liters
(d) 120 liters
(e) None of these

Q10. A merchant has 2000 kg of rice, one part of which he sells at 36% profit and the rest at 16% profit. He gains 28% on the whole. Find the quantity sold at 16%.
(a) 400 kg
(b) 300 kg
(c) 900 kg
(d) 800 kg
(e) None of these

Directions (11-15): What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions?

Q11. 13% of 1100 + 17% of 2100 =? + 26% of 350
(a) 409
(b) 411
(c) 413
(d) 415
(e) 417

Q12. 1/3 of ? + 4/7  of 11/14 of 539 = 31% of 2000
(a) 1234
(b) 1134
(c) 1186
(d) 1143
(e) 1320

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