# Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS PO Prelims Exam: 18th 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.

**Direction (1-5): Study the following table to answer the given questions: Centre wise and post wise number of candidates**

**Q1. The total number of field officers in all the centres is what percent of total no. of officers in all the centres?**

7.2%

8%

6.9%

9%

6.5%

**Q2. What is ratio of total number of specialist in Mumbai, Kolkata & Chennai together to the total no. of field officer at all the centres?**

118 : 81

5 : 4

81 : 118

18 : 81

11 : 8

**Q3. In Chennai the number of clerks is approximately how much percent more than that of officers?**

56.65 %

48.01 %

65 %

55.55 %

53.45 %

**Q4. Which centre has highest number of candidates?**

Kolkata

Delhi

Mumbai

Chennai

Lucknow

**Q5. What is difference between total no. of supervisor and clerk?**

42760

42600

42800

41900

41590

**Q6. The compound interest earned by Suresh on a certain amount at the end of two years at the rate of 8 p.c.p.a was Rs. 1,414.4. What was the total amount that Suresh got back at the end of two years in the form of principal plus interest earned?**

Rs. 9,414.4

Rs. 9,914.4

Rs. 9,014.4

Rs. 8,914.4

None of these

**Q7. A school team has 9 volleyball players. A 6 members team and a captain will be selected out of these nine players. How many different selections can be made?**

224

112

252

288

168

**Q8. A shopkeeper gave an additional 20 per cent concession on the reduced price after giving 30 per cent standard concession on an article. If Ankur bought that article for Rs. 1120, what was the original price?**

Rs. 3000

Rs. 2400

Rs. 2200

Rs. 2000

None of these

**Q9. A dealer sold a radio at a loss of 2.5%. Had he sold it for Rs 100 more, he would have gained 7.5%. For what value should he sell it in order to gain 12.5%?**

Rs. 1120

Rs. 1150

Rs. 1125

Rs. 1225

None of these

**Q10. A can complete a piece of work in 4 days. B takes double the time taken by A, while C takes double the time to that of B, and D takes double than that of C to complete the same task. They are paired in groups of two each. First pair takes two-thirds of the time needed by the second pair to complete the work. Which will be the first pair?**

B and C

A and B

C and D

A and D

None of these

**Direction (11-15): What approximate value will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following question?**

**Q11. √625.04 ×16.96 +136.009 ÷17= ?**

418

441

425

433

422

**Q12. (115(1/24) + 234.92) x 5(3/37) = ?**

1400

1750

1200

1340

1600

**Q13. ∛65 × 23.93 - 31.04=?**

98

102

65

79

35

**Q14. (15.96)^2+75% of 285= ?**

435

485

440

420

470

**Q15. 7.9% of 208.787 + 24 (39/50) % of 423.947 =?**

95

100

145

123

180