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Quantitative Aptitude for SBI Clerk Prelims 2018

Today is the Day 59 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.

Directions (1-5): What will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following questions?
Q1. 36% of 365 +? % of 56.2 = 156.69
(a) 35
(b) 30
(c) 45
(d) 40
(e) 50

Q4. 0.01 × 0.1 – 0.001 ÷ 10 + 0.01 =?
(a) 0.01009
(b) 0.0101
(c) 0.19
(d) 0.109
(e) 0.0109

Q5. 23 × 15 – 60 +? ÷ 31 = 292
(a) 218
(b) 186
(c) 217
(d) 201
(e) 207

Q6. A man borrows Rs 3000 at 10% compound interest per annum. At the end of each year he pays back Rs 1000. How much amount he pays at the end of 3rd year to clear all his dues?
(a) Rs 1683
(b) Rs 1530
(c) Rs 1453
(d) Rs 1430
(e) None of these

Q7. Two casks of 48 L and 42 L are filled with mixtures of wine and water, the proportions in the two casks being respectively 13 : 7 and 18 : 17. If the contents(wine and water) of the two casks be mixed and 20 L of water is added to this mixture then what will be the proportion of wine to water in the resultant solution?
(a) 21 : 31
(b) 12 : 13
(c) 13 : 12
(d) 12 : 17
(e) 31 : 21

Q8. Two workers A and B working together completed a job in 5 days. If A had worked with twice efficiency as he actually did, the work would have been completed in 3 days. To complete the job alone, A would require how many days.
(a) 26/5 days
(b) 25/4 days
(c) 15/2 days
(d) 35/4 days
(e) none of these

Q9. A shopkeeper gave an additional 20 per cent concession on the reduced price after giving 30 per cent standard concession on marked price of the article. If Arun bought that article for Rs. 1120, what was the marked price of article?
(a) Rs. 3000
(b) Rs. 2400
(c) Rs. 2400
(d) Rs. 2000
(e) None of these

Q10. The average age of A and B is 20 years. If C were to replace A, the average would be 19 and if C were to replace B, the average would be 21. What are the ages of A, B and C respectively?
(a) 22, 18, 20
(b) 18, 22, 20
(c) 22, 20, 18
(d) 18, 20, 22
(e)None of these

Q11. The average of five positive numbers is 308. The average of first two numbers is 482.5 and the average of last two numbers is 258.5. What is the third number?
(a) 224
(b) 58
(c) 121
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

Q12. The ratio of roses and lilies in a garden is 3 : 2 respectively. The average number of roses and lilies is 180. What is the number of lilies in the garden?
(a) 144
(b) 182
(c) 216
(d) 360
(e) None of these

Q13. A car runs at the speed of 40 km/h when not serviced and runs at 65 km/h, when serviced. After servicing the car covers a certain distance in 5 h. How much time will the car take to cover the same distance when not serviced?
(a) 41/4  hours
(b) 15/2 hours
(c) 12 hours
(d) 65/8 hours
(e) 27/4 hours

Q14. A 180m long train crosses another 270m long train running in the opposite direction in 10.8 seconds. If the shorter train crosses a pole in 12 seconds, what is the speed of longer train?
(a) 98 km/hr
(b) 96 km/hr
(c) 90 km/hr
(d) 88 km/hr
(e) None of these

Q15. There is some profit when an article is sold for Rs. 720. However when the same article is sold for Rs. 420, there is some loss. If the quantum of loss is two times the quantum of profit, find the cost price of the article.
(a) Rs. 620
(b) Rs. 700
(c) Rs. 520
(d) Rs. 840
(e) Cannot be determined