# IBPS PO Quantitative Aptitude DI(BAR) For Prelims: 20th February

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): The following bar graph shows the total no. of students (in thousands) of three different colleges over five different years. Study the carefully to answer the following questions.**

**Q1. What is the average no. of students in college B over all the years?**

18000

20000

23000

14000

12000

**Q2. Total no. of students of which college is least?**

A

B

C

B and C both

A and B both

**Q3. The no. of students of college B in year 2008 are what percent more or less than the no. of students of college A in same year?**

25% less

25% more

30% more

35% less

35% more

**Q4. What is the difference between total no. of students of college C and that of college B overall all the years?**

30 thousand

25 thousands

35 thousands

22 thousands

45 thousands

**Q5. Find the ratio of total students of college A to that of the college B over all the years:**

3 : 2

3 : 1

2 : 3

1 : 1

1 : 2

**Directions (6 - 10): Study the following graph carefully to answer the questions that follows: Monthly income (Rs in thousands) of three different persons in five different years**

**Q6. Find the average monthly income of person B over all the years**

26000

31000

35000

22000

38000

**Q7. What is the difference between total monthly income of person A and that of person C over all years?**

8000

10000

5000

4000

2500

**Q8. The monthly income of person A in the year 2003 is what percent more or less than the monthly income of B in the same year?**

**Q9. Find the ratio of total monthly income of A in the years 2002 and 2004 together to the total monthly income of C in the years 2001 and 2003 together.**

13 : 6

4 : 9

7 : 11

11 : 7

11 : 14

**Q10. In which year the person B get maximum income?**

2005

2004

2002

2003

2001

Solution:

From the graph it is clear that person B gets maximum income in 2005

**Directions (11-15): Study the following bar graph which shows export of three different things (in tonnes) over five different years by India to foreign countries Observe the graph and answer the following questions**

**Q11. In which year the export of automobile is maximum ?**

2012

2016

2014

2015

2013

Solution:

In 2016

**Q12. Find the average of Textiles exported over all the years (in tonnes)**

210 tonnes

250 tonnes

270 tonnes

240 tonnes

245 tonnes

**Q13. The steel exported in year 2015 and 2016 together is what percent of Automobile exported in 2014 & 2015 together?**

165%

155%

145%

135%

100%

**Q14. Find the difference between total export of Steel and total export of Textiles over all years.**

75 tonnes

85 tonnes

60 tonnes

65 tonnes

55 tonnes

**Q15. What is the ratio of total export of Automobiles and textiles during first three years together?**

36 : 25

25 : 28

20 : 23

5 : 28

25 : 7

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