# Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS PO Prelims Exam: 12th 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. The shopkeeper gives 25% discount on marked price of a table. In this transaction he earns a profit of 20%. If marked price of table is Rs. 480 then what is the cost price of table?**

Rs. 350

Rs. 300

Rs. 340

Rs. 280

Rs. 260

**Q2. Two trains are running towards each-other from two opposite points A and B cross each other in 24 seconds. The speed of faster train is 66 ⅔% more than that of slower train. If speed of slower train is 54 km/hr and it crosses a pole in 12 seconds then what is the length of faster train?**

620 m

870 m

780 m

680 m

720 m

**Q3. In how many ways the letters of the word ‘PLUMBER’ be arranged such that U, M always come together and P and R always come at end places?**

2520

240

120

96

60

**Q4. Volume of a solid hemisphere is equal to the volume of a cone whose base diameter and height are 8 cm and 27 cm respectively. Find the total surface area of hemisphere.**

108Ï€ cm²

110Ï€ cm²

112Ï€ cm²

104Ï€ cm²

116Ï€ cm²

**Q5. The average age of a class of 32 students (excluding teacher) is 15 years. If teacher’s age is also included the average age increased by 1 years. What is the age of teacher?**

60 yrs.

40 yrs.

48 yrs.

52 yrs.

44 yrs.

**Directions (6-10): What should come in place of the question mark (?) in following number series problems?**

**Q6. 170,120,50,24,10,?**

2

4

0

3

1

**Q7. 829,918,839,908,849,?**

879

898

889

890

892

**Q8. 77,81,95,125,177,?**

279

288

257

207

238

**Q9. 2,4,12,48,240,?**

1680

1200

1920

1240

1440

**Q10. 880,736,636,572,536,520,?**

524

504

516

511

519

**Directions (11-15): Study the pie-chart carefully to answer the following questions**

**Q11. Find the ratio of total number of good bikes of the companies Hero, Bajaj and Bullet together to the total number of bad bikes of the companies Honda, Suzuki and TVS together?**

1152/653

1250/353

1266/971

961/251

None of these

**Q12. What is the total number of bad bikes of the companies TVS, Bajaj and Bullet together?**

80000

85500

90000

75000

65000

**Q13. Find the average number of good bikes from all six companies together.**

65,500

70,000

73,900

71,500

72,500

**Q14. The total number of good bikes of companies Sujuki, Bajaj and Hero together is what percent to that of the bad bikes of the same companies?**

345.45%

255.65%

340%

335.55%

295.75%

**Q15. Find the difference between good bikes of the companies TVS, Honda, Hero together and bad bikes of the companies Suzuki, Bajaj and Bullet together produced in factory.**

2,00,000

2,51,500

1,91,400

1,50,000

2,70,000