# Quantitative Aptitude Quiz for IBPS Clerk Prelims: 16th November 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): Study the following pie chart and table chart carefully and answer the question given below.**

**The pie-chart shows the percentage of number of competitors to appear in the six different types of govt. examination.**

**Table graph shows the ratio between boys and girls who give six different exam.**

**Q1. Find the total number of boys competitor to appear in all six different exam ?**

34,096

35,012

37,287

35,000

35,212

**Q2. Find the difference between the total competitor of railways and PCS together and the total competitor of banking and SSC together ?**

22,440

44,220

24,240

42,420

23,320

**Q3. Number of girls competitor in teaching and UPSC together is what approximate percent of total competitor in these exams ?**

45%

55.5%

40.5%

60%

51.5%

**Q4. Find the ratio between the total number of girls competitors in Banking, Railway and PCS together to the total number of competitor in SSC exam ?**

217 : 430

7 : 9

340 : 217

217 : 340

31 : 32

**Q5. Find the total number of competitor in teaching, UPSC and banking together.**

36040

32042

63004

40213

29248

**Q6. How many different ways can be possible when 10 members handshake with each other ?**

30

28

63

45

52

**Q7. 7 students give an exam. How many different ways their results will be declared ?**

64

120

256

232

128

**Q8. One card is randomly drawn from a set of 52 cards. What is the probability of the card being red ?**

1/4

2/3

1/2

2

1/6

Solution:

Total card = 52

Number of favorable card = 26

P(E) = 26/52 = 1/2

Number of favorable card = 26

P(E) = 26/52 = 1/2

**Q9. If the perimeter of a square and a rectangle is equal and the perimeter of rectangle is 128 cm, then find the area of square?**

1024 cm²

512 cm²

2048 cm²

416 cm²

896 cm²

Solution:

Parameter of square = Parameter of rectangle

4x = 128

x = 32

Area of square = (32)² = 1024 cm²

4x = 128

x = 32

Area of square = (32)² = 1024 cm²

**Q10. A train travels a distance of 600 km at a constant speed. If the speed of the train is increased by 5 km/hr, the journey would take 4 hrs less. Find the speed of the train.**

100 km/hr

25 km/hr

50 km/hr

75 km/hr

80 km/hr

**Directions (11-15): What will come in place of (?). In the following number series?**

**Q11. 341, 354, 343, 352, 345, 350, ?**

351

347

342

340

353

Solution:

Series is +13, –11, +9, –7, +5, –3, ….

∴ ? = 350 – 3

= 347

∴ ? = 350 – 3

= 347

**Q12. 512, 128, 32, 8, 2, 0.5, ?**

0.125

1.25

0.0125

1.24

1.025

Solution:

Series is ÷4, ÷ 4, ÷ 4, ÷ 4, ÷ 4…..

∴ ? = 0.5 ÷ 4

= 0.125

∴ ? = 0.5 ÷ 4

= 0.125

**Q13. 1, 2.5, 11, 67.5, ?, 5422.5**

574

532

548

542

554

Solution:

Series is ×2+0.5, ×4+1, ×6+1.5, ×8+2, ….

∴ ? = 67.5 × 8+ 2

= 542

∴ ? = 67.5 × 8+ 2

= 542

**Q14. 3, 28, 77, 198, 367, ?**

656

566

756

648

665

Solution:

Series is +5², +7², + 11², +13², +17², +19²…..

∴ ? = 367 + 289

= 656

∴ ? = 367 + 289

= 656

**Q15. 4, 8, 32, 192, 1536, ?**

15365

15355

15730

15370

15360

Solution:

Series is ×2, ×4, ×6, ×8, ×10….

∴ ? = 1536 ×10

= 15360

∴ ? = 1536 ×10

= 15360

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