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Numerical Ability for SBI Clerk Prelims 2018

Today is the Day 38 of the SBI Clerk 60 Days Study PlanNumerical 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.  Two partners invest Rs 12500 and Rs 8500 respectively in a business and agree that 60% of the profit should be divided equally between them and the remaining profit is to be divided in the ratio of their capital. If one partner gets Rs 240 more than the other, find the total profit made in the business.
(a) 3250
(b) 3150
(c) 4050
(d) 3550
(e) 3450

Q2. A and B invest Rs 4000 and Rs 5000 in a business. A receives Rs 100 per month out of the profit as a remuneration for running the business and the rest of profit is divided in proportion to the investments. If in a year ‘A’ totally receives Rs 3600, what does B receive?
(a) 4000
(b) 3000
(c) 5000
(d) 6000
(e) 3500

Q3. A started a business with capital of Rs. 10000 Four months later B joined as a partner with a capital of Rs. 5000. What is the share of A out of total profit of Rs. 2000 at the end of the year.
(a) Rs. 500
(b) Rs. 1200
(c) Rs. 1500
(d) Rs. 800
(e) Rs. 850

Q4. A and B start a business with Rs. 2500 and Rs. 3500 respectively. After 4 months C joins the business with Rs. 4500. At the end of the year, C gets Rs. 900 as his share of profit then find the difference between profit got by B and A?
(a) Rs. 600
(b) Rs. 300
(c) Rs. 1200
(d) Rs. 1500
(e) Rs. 1250

Q5. A, B, C start a business jointly. Twice the investment of A is equal to thrice the capital of B and the investment of B is four times the investment of C. Find the share of B in annual profit of Rs. 297000.
(a) Rs. 258000
(b) Rs. 208000
(c) Rs. 118000
(d) Rs. 108000
(e) Rs. 98000

Q6. A and B started a joint business. Investment of A was thrice than that of B and tenure of investment by A was also two times that of B. If B got a profit of Rs. 4000 then, the total profit was.
(a) Rs. 24000
(b) Rs. 16000
(c) Rs. 28000
(d) Rs. 20000
(e) Rs. 24500

Q7. Pinku, Rinku and Tinku divide an amount of Rs. 4200 amongst themselves in the ratio of 7 : 8 : 6, respectively. If an amount of Rs. 200 is added to each of their shares then what will be the new respective ratio of their shares of amount?
(a) 8 : 9 : 5
(b) 7 : 9 : 5
(c) 7 : 8 : 6
(d) 8 : 9 : 7
(e) 7 : 8 : 9

Q8. A, B and C entre into a partnership. A contributes one third of the total Capital which they have, while B contributes as much as A and C together. If the profit at the end of year in Rs. 84000. How much would each receive respectively (in Rs.)
(a) 24000, 20000, 40000
(b) 28000, 14000, 42000
(c) 28000, 42000, 14000
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

Q9. Manish started a business by investing Rs. 2700. After sometimes, Bindia Joined him by investing Rs. 2025. At the end of one year, the profit was divided in the ratio 2 : 1. After how many months did Bindia join the business?
(a) 3 months
(b) 4 months
(c) 6 months
(d) 8 months
(e) 5 months

Q10. A and B enter into partnership with capitals the ratio 5 : 6. At the end of 8 months A withdraws his total capital. They receive profit in the ratio 5 : 9. B invested the capital for:
(a) 6 months
(b) 8 months
(c) 10 months
(d) 12 months
(e) 9 months

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