# Quantitative Aptitude Quiz For IBPS SO Prelims: 22nd December 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 given table carefully to answer the questions that follow:**

**Number of people staying in five different localities and the percentage break-up of men, women and children in them**

**Q1. Total number of people staying in locality J is approximately what percent of the total number of people staying in locality F?**

81

72

78

93

87

**Q2. What is the total number of children staying in localities H and I together?**

1287

1278

1827

1728

1647

**Q3. What is the approximate average number of women staying in the locality H, I and J together?**

1834

1864

1848

1856

1884

**Q4. What is the total number of men and children staying in locality I together?**

4115

4551

4515

4155

None of these

**Q5. What is the ratio of the number of men staying in locality F to the number of men staying in locality H ?**

517 : 416

403 : 522

416 : 517

522 : 403

None of these

**Q6. Divide Rs. 1301 between A and B, so that the amount of A after 7 years is equal to the amount of B after 9 years, the interest being compounded at 4% per annum.**

Rs. 676 and Rs. 625

Rs. 650 and Rs. 651

Rs. 670 and Rs. 631

Rs. 660 and Rs. 630

None of these

**Q7. There is a sequence of 11 consecutive odd numbers. If the average of first 7 numbers is X, then find the average of all the 11 integers.**

X + 3

X + 4

X + 5

X + 7

X + 8

**Q8. Out of three numbers, the first is four times the second and is one third of the third. If the average of the three numbers is 221, what will be the difference between the highest no. and the lowest one?**

720

429

801

350

691

**Q9. The average weight of three men A, B and C is 84 kg. Another man D joins the group and the average now becomes 80 kg. If another man E, whose weight is 3 kg more than that of D, replaces A, then the average weight of B, C, D and E becomes 79 kg. What is the weight of A?**

70 kg

75 kg

80 kg

85 kg

90 kg

Solution:

A + B + C = 252

A + B + C + D = 320
…….(i)

∴ D = 320 – 252 = 68 kg

and E = 71 kg.

E + B + C + D = 79 × 4
= 316 …..(ii)

From (i) & (ii)

A – E = 4

or A =
71 + 4 = 75 kg.**Q10. A, B and C start a business together by investing a total amount of 60,000. Sum of A is Rs. 5,000 more than that of B and sum of B is Rs. 8,000 more than that of C. If total profit at the end of a year was found to be Rs. 45,000, what is the share of B in the profit?**

Rs. 14,750

Rs. 15,750

Rs. 13,600

Rs. 16,470

None of these

**Directions (11-15): What should come in place of question mark(?) in the questions given below? (you are not expected to get exact values).**

**Q11.**

230

225

235

220

238

**Q12.**

1.9

3

2.99

3.6

2.7

**Q13.**

2500

1165

1640

1525

2130

**Q14. 0.0004 ÷ 0.0001 × 36.000009 = ?**

0.10

1.45

144

14.5

1450

Solution:

? ≃ 4 × 36

? ≃ 144

? ≃ 144

**Q15. 139% of 12345 = ?**

17283

15145

1500

14300

900

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