# Quantitative Aptitude Quiz for IBPS Clerk Prelims: 14th 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.

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**Q1. There are 26 playing cards marked with alphabetical order A to Z. What is the probability of selecting vowels listed playing cards ?**

5/26

21/26

5/13

4/13

9/26

Solution:

Total number of playing cards (n) = 26

Vowel listed playing cards (m) = 5

P(A) = 5/26

Vowel listed playing cards (m) = 5

P(A) = 5/26

**Q2. In how many different ways can the letters of the word “ANTONYMS” be arranged so that vowels always come together ?**

40320

720

796

5040

4069

**Q3. The area of a triangle is 4116 cm² and its sides are in the ratio 25 : 24 : 7. The parameter of triangle is**

360 cm

286 cm

392 cm

420 cm

398 cm

**Q4. The length and the breadth of rectangular field are in the ratio of 8 : 7. If charges of the painting the boundary of rectangle is @ Rs. 20 per meter is Rs. 3000. What is the area of rectangular plot ?**

1300 meter²

1500 meter²

1375 meter²

1400 meter²

1475 meter²

Solution:

Perimeter of rectangle = 3000/20

2 (8x + 7x) = 150

15x = 75

x = 5 meter

Area of rectangular plot = 8x × 7x

= 56 × 25

= 1400 m²

2 (8x + 7x) = 150

15x = 75

x = 5 meter

Area of rectangular plot = 8x × 7x

= 56 × 25

= 1400 m²

**Q5. 6 matches are to be played in a cricket tournament. In how many ways can result be decided ?**

243

2187

216

729

81

Solution:

Three type of result — win, loss and draw

So, number of ways = 3 × 3 × 3 × 3 × 3 × 3 = 729 ways.

So, number of ways = 3 × 3 × 3 × 3 × 3 × 3 = 729 ways.

**Directions (6-10): What value should come in place of (x) in the following questions**

**Q6. (98)² + (x) = (150)² - (80)² - 737**

6084

5759

5777

6724

5658

Solution:

(?) = 15363 – 9604

? = 5759

? = 5759

**Q7. 18.657 – 7.549 – 4.111 – 1.630 = x**

4.673

6.893

6.562

5.367

6.367

Solution:

? = 5.367

**Q8.**

1600

2345

2210

2025

1975

**Q9.**

0

4

2

3

1

**Q10.**

496

524

676

576

484

**Directions (11-15): Study the following bar graph which shows import of three different things (in tonnes) over five different years by India from foreign countries**

**Observe the bar-graph and answer the following questions.**

**Q11. Crude oil imported in the year 2008 is approximately what percent of crude oil imported in the year 2007?**

142%

117%

133%

148%

153%

**Q12. Find the average of Gold imported over all the years (in tonnes)**

210 tonnes

250 tonnes

270 tonnes

240 tonnes

310 tonnes

**Q13. The electronic goods imported in year 2007 and 2008 together is what percent of crude oil imported in 2006 and 2007 together?**

165%

155%

145%

135%

125%

**Q14. Find the difference between total import of gold and total import of electronic goods over all the years.**

75 tonnes

85 tonnes

60 tonnes

65 tonnes

40 tonnes

Solution:

Required difference

= (225 + 275 + 250 + 275 + 400) – (175 + 225 + 300 + 275 + 375)

= 75 tonnes

= (225 + 275 + 250 + 275 + 400) – (175 + 225 + 300 + 275 + 375)

= 75 tonnes

**Q15. What is the ratio of total import of crude oil to total import of gold from 2004 to 2006 together?**

28 : 25

25 : 28

4 : 7

7 : 4

21 : 29

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