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Numerical Ability for SBI Clerk Prelims 2018

Today is the Day 43 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.  A sum is equally invested in two different schemes on CI at the rate of 15% and 20% for two years. If interest gained from the sum invested at 20% is Rs. 528.75 more than the sum invested at 15%, find the total sum?
(a) Rs. 8000
(b) Rs. 6000
(c) Rs. 9000
(d) Rs. 12000
(e) Rs. 18000

Q2.  Mahendra invested a sum on SI at the rate of 25/2% for the first year, 20% for the second year and 15% for the third year. If he gets a total interest of Rs. 570. Find the sum invested by Mahendra?
(a) Rs.1280
(b) Rs.1200
(c) Rs.1480
(d) Rs.1260
(e) Rs.1460

Q3. The ratio of boys to girls in a class is 4 : 3. If 54 more girls took  admission then the number of girls become 50% more than the boys. Find the number of total students that was in the class initially?
(a) 112
(b) 144
(c) 108
(d) 126
(e) 96

Q4. Vessel A and B contains mixture of pure Ghee and Vanaspati. In vessel A, 40% of mixture is Vanaspati and in Vessel B, the ratio of Vanaspati & pure ghee is 3 : 5. If 12 liters of Vanaspati is poured in vessel A and 30 liters of Vanaspati is poured in vessel B, quantity of Vanaspati in both the vessels become equal. If 20 liters of mixture is taken out from vessel A then the of the remaining quantity of pure ghee in vessel A to vessel B is 6 : 5. Find the initial quantity of mixture in vessel A ?
(a) 144 l
(b) 126 l
(c)  140 l
(d) 154 l
(e) 120 l

Q5.  In a class 40% are girls. Out of the total boys, 40% are from general category and 75% of the total girls are from general category. By what percentage the numbers of girls that are not from the general category more/less than that of the boys not belonging to the general category?

Q6. Ankita invested Rs. 32000 on simple interest for 2 years on certain rate and gets an interest of Rs. 9600. If she invested the total amount received (Principle + Interest) in a scheme, which offers compound interest at 5% additional rate. Then, find the total compound interest she will get in two years?
(a) Rs.18430
(b) Rs.18300
(c) Rs.18500
(d) Rs.18600
(e) Rs.18304

Q7. A mobile seller buys two mobiles in Rs15000. He sells first mobile at a profit of 22% and the second mobile at a loss of 8%. What is the S.P. of second mobile, if in the whole transaction, there is no profit and no loss?
(a) Rs.10220
(b) Rs.10120
(c) Rs.10350
(d) Rs.10650
(e) Rs.10600

Q8.   A and B invested their principal in two different schemes. A invested Rs. X on compound interest for two years at a rate of 20% per annum and B invested Rs. 4000 more than A on simple interest for three years at 15% annually. If they get the total interest of Rs. 11412, then Find the amount invested by B?
(a) Rs.16800
(b) Rs.14800
(c) Rs.14600
(d) Rs.14200
(e) Rs.14650

Q9.  P can do a piece of work in 144 days and Q can do the same work in 48 days. R takes the same time as P & Q take together to finish the work. Find in how many days, the total work will be completed, if all the three, work on alternate days starting with P and ending with R?
(a) 42 days
(b) 36 days
(c) 54 days
(d) 48 days
(e) 63 days

Q10.  A and B started a business in partnership with the investment of Rs. 54000 and Rs. 72000 respectively. After 4months, A withdrew Rs.10000, B added Rs.12000 more and C joined with Rs 70000. If at the end of one year they get a total profit of Rs. 261000, then find the profit share of C?
(a) Rs.78000
(b) Rs.60000
(c) Rs.70000
(d) Rs.75000
(e) Rs.72000

Q11. In vessel A, the mixture of milk and water are in the ratio of 5 : 7. 48 â„“ of mixture is taken out from vessel A and is poured in the vessel B, which contains P â„“ of pure milk. The new ratio of milk to water in vessel B becomes 3 : 1, and the quantity of mixture in vessel B is 32 l more than the initial quantity of  mixture in vessel A. Then find the quantity of initial mixture in vessel A?
(a) 72 l
(b) 64 l
(c) 78 l
(d) 80 l
(e) 84 l

Q12. A and B invested Rs. (x + 500) and (x + 1500) in two different schemes compounded annually for two years at the rate of 10% and 20% respectively. If both got a total C.I. of Rs. 8565, then find the investment of A and B both?
(a) Rs. 11500; Rs. 12500
(b) Rs. 12500; Rs. 13500
(c) Rs. 10500; Rs.11500
(d) Rs. 9500; Rs. 10500
(e) Rs. 14500; Rs. 15500

Q13. A can do a task in 48 days. B is 25% less efficient than A and C takes 40days less than B to do the same task. Then, find in how many days all three will complete the task together?
Q14. An annual income of Gita is Rs 12.48 lakh, she spends 38 6/13% of the monthly income on Food and Rent, 12 1/2% of the remaining on Gym, 14 2/7% of the remaining on clothing and 75% of the remaining invested in mutual fund. If she kept the remaining amount after all expense as cash with her then find how much cash will Gita have after one year?
(a) Rs.144000
(b) Rs.108000
(c) Rs.96000
(d) Rs.84000
(e) Rs.120000

Q15. In an election, which is between two candidates, 80% of the registered voters casted their votes, out of which 4% votes were declared invalid. A candidate got 27648 votes which were 75% of the valid votes. The total number of voters enrolled in the elections was?
(a) 32000
(b) 36000
(c) 48000
(d) 54000
(e) 60000