# Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS PO Prelims Exam: 24th August 2018

**Dear students,**

**Numerical Ability or Quantitative Aptitude**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

**Quantitative Aptitude quiz**to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

**Directions (1-5): The following pie chart shows the percentage distribution of fund donated by various political parties for flood victim of Kerala. Note: some data in the table are in absolute value (in Rs crore) while some are in percentage value. Study the graph carefully to answer the following questions.**

**Q1. What is the total donations given by NDP, LJP and AAP together?**

812 crores

912 crores

692 crores

922 crores

962 crores

**Q2. Total fund donated by BJP is what percent more or less than the total fund donated by AAP?**

20%

36%

25%

30%

32%

**Q3. What is the ratio of funds donated by BJP and INC together to that by CPI and NDP together?**

19 : 18

17 : 16

18 : 17

19 : 15

21 : 17

**Q4. 100/3% fund out of total fund donated by CPI is in the form of Rs 2000 and Rs 500 notes and remaining is of other denominations. If ratio of Rs 2000 note to Rs 500 note in it is 3 : 4 then how many Rs 500 notes are there in the money donated by CPI?**

6.4 lakh

7.2 lakh

8.4 lakh

9.6 lakh

10.6 lakh

**Q5. What is the difference between fund donated by NDP and CPI together and total fund donated by BJP and AAP together?**

Rs 0 crores

Rs 2 crores

Rs 8 crores

Rs 10 crores

None of these

**Q6. The compound interest for two years on a certain sum is equal to the simple interest acrued on the same sum at the rate of 23% for three years. What is the rate of compound interest?**

20%

25%

30%

35%

40%

**Q7. A person covers a total distance of 140 km in 15 hours. He covers some part of journey by bus with a speed of 14 km/h and rest part of Journey by cycle with a speed of 7km/h. What distance he covered by cycle?**

80 km

70 km

50 km

60 km

None of these

**Q8. The cost price of a certain thing is four times of profit earned on it. A shopkeeper gives 20% discount on the marked price of that thing. If the marked price of thing is Rs. 1,250, then what is the cost price of thing?**

Rs. 600

Rs. 750

Rs. 650

Rs. 800

None of these

**Q9. The average weight of the students of a class is 51kg. The ratio of boys and girls is 11:6. If the total no. of girls are 12 and weight of teacher is also included, the average weight increases by one kg. What is the weight of teacher?**

76 kg

82 kg

86 kg

78 kg

None of these

**Q10. A merchant marked his goods 25% more than the cost price. He sold three fourth of goods in marked price, one eight at 36% discount and the rest on 20% discount. His total profit would be**

12%

14.5%

16.25%

15%

18%

**Directions (11-15): Find the wrong term in the following number series.**

**Q11. 2, 5, 14, 41, 125, 365**

5

14

41

125

365

**Q12. 1, 3, 8, 19, 42, 91**

42

91

19

8

3

**Q13. 23, 30, 21, 32, 19, 35**

23

30

35

19

32

**Q14. 10, 17, 26, 37, 50, 64, 82**

17

37

50

82

64

**Q15. 16, 4, 8, 2, 6, 1**

6

4

8

2

16