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Numerical Ability for SBI Clerk Prelims 2018

Numerical Ability 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 Numerical Ability quiz to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

Q1. Bucket P has thrice the capacity as bucket Q. It takes 60 turns for bucket P to fill the empty drum. How many turns it will take for both the buckets P and Q having each turn together to fill the empty drum?
(a) 30
(b) 40
(c) 45
(d) 90
(e) 50

Q2. If age of A is 2 years more than age of B. A’s father D is twice as old as A and B is twice as old as his sister C. The age of D is 40 years more than age of C. Find the age of A and B.
(a) 27,29
(b) 28,25
(c) 26,24
(d) 25,28
(e) None of these

Q3. Sunita got married 8 years ago. Today her age is 9/7 times of her age at the time of her marriage. At present her daughter’s age is one sixth of her age. What was her daughter’s age 3 years ago?
(a) 6 years
(b) 4 years
(c) 7 years
(d) 3 years
(e) 5 years

Q4. There are 20 bolts in a box out of which 6 are defective. Two bolts are drawn at random. What is the probability that both the bolts are ok?
(a) 91/190
(b) 47/90
(c) 97/190
(d) 47/190
(e) 93/190

Q5. In a monthly test, the teacher decides that there will be 4 questions, one from Exercises 5, 6, 7 and 8. If there are 10 questions in Exercise 5, 12 in Exercise 6, 14 in Exercise 7 and 9 in Exercise 8, find the number of ways in which four questions may be selected?
(a) 17410 ways
(b) 16210 ways
(c) 15000 ways
(d) 15120 ways
(e) 14710 ways

Directions (Q6-10): What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions?

Directions (Q11-15): In each of these questions, two equations (I) and (II) are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer

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