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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.

Directions (1-5): What will come at the place of x, in the following questions:
(Note- You are not expected to calculate the exact value)

Q6. When the price of sugar was increased by 32%, a family reduced its consumption in such a way that the expenditure on sugar was only 10% more than before. If 30 kg per month were consumed before, find the new monthly consumption of family?
(a) 42 kg
(b) 35 kg
(c) 25 kg
(d) 16 kg
(e) 27.5kg

Q7. One year ago, the ratio between Mahesh’s and Suresh’s salaries was 3 : 5. The ratio of their individual salaries of last year and present year are 2 : 3 and 4 : 5 respectively. If their total salaries for the present year are Rs. 43000, what is the present salary of Mahesh ?
(a) Rs. 19000
(b) Rs. 18000
(c) Rs. 16000
(d) Rs. 15500
(e) Rs. 23000

Q8. A hostel has provision for 250 students for 35 days. After 5 days, a fresh batch of 25 students was admitted to the hostel. Again after 10 days, a batch of 25 students left the hostel. How long will the remaining provision survive ?
(a) 18 days
(b) 19 days
(c) 20 days
(d) 17 days
(e) 16 days

Q9. The simple interest accrued on an amount of Rs. 22,500 at the end of four years is Rs. 10,800. What would be the compound interest accrued on the same amount at the same rate of interest at the end of two years ?
(a) Rs. 16,908
(b) Rs. 5,724
(c) Rs. 28,224
(d) Rs. 8,586
(e) Rs. 5424

Q10. The diameter of a cycle wheel is 70 cm. A cyclist takes 30 hrs to reach a destination at the speed of 22 km/h. How many revolutions will the wheel make during this journey ?
(a) 1 lakhs
(b) 3 lakhs
(c) 4 lakhs
(d) 5 lakhs
(e) 2 lakhs

Directions (11-15): Given below is the table showing the average marks scored by students of five various classes of five different schools in annual examination. Study the table carefully and answer the questions based on it.

Q11. Students of class IV in school D scored a total of 7000 marks while the students of class VI of same school scored a total of 10,400 marks. Find the difference in number of students of these two classes.
(a) 25
(b) 15
(c) 40
(d) 12
(e) 18

Q12. In school E, the students of class V scored a total of 11900 marks. But in revision of mark sheet it was found that marks of five students were misread as 280, 370, 480, 450 and 320 instead of 420, 400, 310, 200 and 210 respectively. Find the new average (approximate) after correction:
(a) 320
(b) 325
(c) 340
(d) 330
(e) 335

Q13. Which class has its average marks 160% of the average marks of class V of school B ?
(a) Class II school D
(b) Class V school E
(c) Class VI school C
(d) Class II school B
(e) class II school A

Q14. Find the average of numerical value of average marks of class III, V, II and VI of schools C, E, D and A respectively.
(a) 336.5
(b) 327.5
(c) 334.5
(d) 337.5
(e) 335.5

Q15. By approximately what percent the average marks of class VI of school C is more or less than that of class IV of school E ?
(a) 62%
(b) 60%
(c) 64%
(d) 68%
(e) 55%