# Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS Clerk Prelims Exam: 27th September 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.

**Q1. Rakesh purchased a mobile phone for Rs. 5400 and a refrigerator for Rs. 9600. He sold the mobile phone at three-fourth of its cost price and the refrigerator at 1⅓ of its cost price. What was the profit/loss?**

Rs. 1580

Rs. 1750

Rs. 1850

Rs. 1870

None of these

**Q2. Rajni purchased a mobile phone and a refrigerator for Rs. 12000 and Rs. 10000 respectively. She sold the refrigerator at a loss of 12 percent and the mobile phone at a profit of 8 percent. What is her overall loss/profit?**

Loss of Rs. 280

Loss of Rs. 240

Profit of Rs. 2060

Profit of Rs. 2160

None of these

**Q3. A shopkeeper purchased 70 kg of potatoes for Rs. 420 and sold the whole at the rate of Rs. 6.50 per kg. What will be his gain percent?**

4 ⅙%

6 ¼%

8 ⅓%

20%

None of these

**Q4. A trader buys some goods for Rs. 150. If the overhead expenses be 12% of cost price, then at what price should it be sold to earn 10%?**

Rs. 184.80

Rs. 185.80

Rs. 187.80

Rs. 188.80

Rs. 165.80

**Q5. A person purchased 10 dozen pens at the rate of Rs. 4 per dozen. On checking, he finds that 20 pens were not working. In order to earn 25% profit, he should sell the remaining pens each at**

40 paisa

44 paisa

50 paisa

55 paisa

60 paisa

**Directions (6-10): Study the pie chart and answer the given questions. The total expenditure of a company for a particular month is Rs. 60000. The various head of expenditure I to IV are indicated in a pie chart given below. These heads are:**

**I. Raw materials**

**II. Conveyance**

**III. Electricity**

**IV. Overhead expenses**

**Q6. Total expenditure on conveyance is**

Rs. 12,000

Rs. 15,000

Rs. 20,000

Rs. 10,000

Rs. 16,000

**Q7. What percentage of total expenditure is on electricity?**

23%

25%

30%

20%

15%

**Q8. What is the amount spent on overhead expenses?**

Rs. 12,000

Rs. 15,000

Rs. 18,000

Rs. 10,000

None of these

**Q9. What percentage of total expenditure is on raw materials?**

25%

30%

60%

23%

26%

**Q10. If cost of raw materials per kg is Rs. 75 then how much quantity of raw material (in kg) can be bought by the available amount for raw material?**

400

250

200

300

150

**Directions (11 -15) Simplify the following questions and find the value of (?).**

**Q11. 225% of 5468 – 87% of 3700 = ?**

9,218

9,368

9,084

9,628

9,448

**Q12. [(60)^2 ÷ 30×18] ÷24=9×?**

15

10

20

25

30

4 (1/7)

4 (3/7)

4 (4/7)

3 (6/7)

6 (2/7)

**Q14. 36460 + 53750 = ? + 85450**

4190

4590

4760

4390

4260

**Q15. 65% of 500 + ? % of 350 = 500**

40

55

45

50

60

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