# Quantitative Aptitude Quiz For Canara Bank PO: 25th November 2018

**Dear Aspirants,**

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 table carefully and answer the question below it**

The table given below shows the total number of people in 6 villages, percentage of female who are literate, number of illiterate female and total number of males in year 2016 Some values are missing in table, you have to calculate these values if required to answer the question given below.

**Q1. What is the average of males from all the villages taken together?**

29500/3

19700/6

25800/3

29000/6

None of these

**Q2. What is the ratio of illiterate female from village A, B and C together to the literate female from village D, E and F together?**

23 : 43

43 : 23

27 : 47

47 : 27

53 : 43

**Q3. Total literate female from village D is what percent more or, less than total illiterate female from village C**

25%

40%

45%

50%

35%

**Q4. Total person (Male + female) from village F and E together are what % more or less than total female from village A, B and C together.**

32.75%

41.5%

42.5%

44%

40%

**Q5. If the illiterate female from village C decreases by 200/13% and literate female from same village increases by 150/7% in year 2017 but total person (Male + female) remains same in village C in year 2017 then number of males in village C is decreased or increased by what percent.**

**Q6. The age of the father 5 years ago was 5 times the age of his son 5 year ago. At present the father’s age is 3 times that of his son. What is the present age of the father?**

33 years

30 years

45 years

None of these

Can’t be determined

Solution:

Let the present age of father and Son be x & y years respectively.

∴ x – 5 = 5 (y-5)

⇒ 5y – x = 20 …..(i)

and, x = 3y …….(ii)

so, from (i) and (ii)

y = 10 years and x = 30 years.

**Q7. T he difference between compound interest and simple interest on a sum for 2 years at 10% per annum, when the interest in compounded annually is Rs. 16. If the interest were compounded half yearly, the difference in two interests will be:**

Rs. 24.81

Rs. 31.61

Rs. 32.40

Rs. 26.90

None of these

**Q8. In what time would a cistern be filled by three pipes which diameters are 2 cm, 3 cm and 4 cm running together, when the largest alone can fill it is 58 minutes? The amount of water flowing in each pipe is proportional to the square of its diameter:**

36 minutes

32 minutes

23 minutes

28 minutes

None of these

Solution:

Amount of water from three pipes is 4 units, 9 units and 16 units.

Let capacity of cistern be x units.

∴ x/58 = 16

⇒ x = 928 units.

In 1 minute quantity to be filled by 3 pipes = 29 units

∴ Total time required = 928/29 = 32 minutes

**Q9. A man can row 30 km upstream and 44 km downstream in 10 hrs. It is also known that he can row 40 km upstream and 55 km downstream in 13 hrs. Find the speed of the man in still water.**

4 km/hr

6 km/hr

8 km/hr

12 km/hr

10 km/hr

**Q10. A tradesman gives 4% discount on the marked price and gives 1 article free for buying every 15 articles and thus gains 35%. The marked price is above the cost price by:**

40%

39%

20%

50%

55%

**Directions (11-15): In each of these questions, two equations (I) and (II) are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer**

if x>y

if x≥y

if x ≤y

if x = y or no relation can be established between x and y.

if x>y

if x≥y

if x<y

if x ≤y

if x = y or no relation can be established between x and y.

if x>y

if x≥y

if x ≤y

if x = y or no relation can be established between x and y.

if x>y

if x≥y

if x ≤y

if x = y or no relation can be established between x and y.

if x>y

if x≥y

if x ≤y

if x = y or no relation can be established between x and y.

Solution:

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