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Numerical Ability for SBI Clerk Prelims 2018

Today is the Day 52 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.
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Q1. A number X is 50/3% less than another number Y. Number Y is three fourth of 24. Find the sum of the two numbers X and Y.
(a) 30
(b) 33
(c) 36
(d) 24
(e) 42

Q2. In a college, there are a certain no. of students in three different classes VIII, Xth and XIIth. 100/3  % students in out of total students these three classes are in class Xth, 60% of remaining are in class XIIth and remaining are in class VIII. Find total students in class Xth are what percent of total students of class VIII?
(a) 125%
(b) 124%
(c) 120%
(d) 115%
(e) 130%

Q3. The present population of a town is 24,000. The ratio of male to female in them is 5 : 3. If population of male increases at the rate of 10% per annum and population of female increases  at the rate of 20% p.a. then what will be the ratio of male to female population after two years in the town?
(a) 5: 9
(b) 432: 605
(c) 605: 432
(d) 7: 5
(e) 153: 77

Q4. Rehan, an engineering student, got 64% marks in first year, 720 marks in second years, 75% marks in third year and 80% marks in fourth year. If maximum marks in each year were 1000 then find his overall percentage in all the four years.
(a) 65.75%
(b) 75.75%
(c) 70.15%
(d) 72.75%
(e) 52.75%

Q5. In a 96 litres mixture of milk and water, the percentage of water is 100/3%. How much water should be mixed in this mixture so that the percentage of water become 400/9% in the mixture?
(a) 1.92 l
(b) 19.2 l
(c) 12.2 l
(d) 14.2 l
(e) 15.6 l

Q6. Ratio between Richa’s age and Rani’s age before 4 years was 2 : 3. After 5 years, the ratio of Richa’s age to Rani’s age will be 4 : 5. Find the difference between their present ages.
(a) 4.5 years
(b) 5.4 years
(c) 6.2 years
(d) 2.5 years
(e) 3.5 years

Q7. If price of petrol (rupees per litre) is increased by 25% then a bike owner should reduce by how much percent of his riding so that there is no effect on the expenditure on petrol?
(a) 25%
(b) 30%
(c) 20%
(d) 28%
(e) 18%

Q8. Mr. Bansal, and employee of a multinational company, spends 45% of his monthly salary on food, 36% of monthly salary at children’s education, 12% of monthly salary on electricity bill and remaining amount he saves for future. If he saves Rs. 17,500 per month then what is his annual income?
(a) 25 lacs
(b) 30 lacs
(c) 20 lacs
(d) 24 lacs
(e) 16 lacs

Q9. A person has a total sum Rs. 16,650. He invests some part of this amount in scheme A at a rate of 10% for two years and rest part in scheme B at a rate of 20% for two years. The simple interest earned from both the scheme are equal. How much sum he invested in scheme B?
(a) Rs. 5,650
(b) Rs. 6,550
(c) Rs. 6,650
(d) Rs. 5,550
(e) None of these

Q10. Udita purchased a hand bag in Rs. 2,520. Later she felt that she had given 5% extra of the actual price of hand bag. Find the actual price of hand bag.
(a) Rs. 2,646
(b) Rs. 2,500
(c) Rs. 2400
(d) Rs. 2,450
(e) None of these

Directions (11-15): Simplify the following questions and find the value of (?):
Q11. 3 + 33 ÷ 10 + 333 ÷ 100 – 2.33 =?
(a) 7.3
(b) 7.9
(c) 8.3
(d) 4.3
(e) 6.6

Q12. 156.7 + 253.3 + 344.7 –565.7 =?
(a) 201
(b) 197
(c) 189
(d) 177
(e) 181

Q14. √(?)=30% of 60+45% of40
(a) 1444
(b) 1024
(c) 1296
(d) 1156
(e) 1256