# Quantitative Aptitude for NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam: 3rd September 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.

(a) 6 years

(b) 7 years

(c) 3 years

(d) Can’t be determined

(e) 4 years

(a) 10

(b) 11

(c) 12

(d) 15

(e) 13

(a) Rs. 4650

(b) Rs. 5650

(c) Rs. 6650

(d) Rs. 7650

(e) Rs. 8420

(a) 16

(b) 18

(c) 24

(d) Can’t be determined

(e) None of the above

(a) 450 km

(b) 225 km

(c) 900 km

(d) 500 km

(e) 600 km

(a) 32

(b) 38

(c) 42

(d) 48

(e) 34

(a) 15188.5

(b) 15185.8

(c) 15155.5

(d) 15815.8

(e) 14515.8

(a) 103.5

(b) 115.3

(c) 105.3

(d) 113.5

(e) 108.5

(a) 15

(b) 18

(c) 16

(d) 12

(e) 8

**Q1. Shikha got married 9 years ago. Today her age is 4/3 times her age at the time of marriage. At present her daughter’s age is one-sixth of her age. What was her daughter’s age two years ago?**

(a) 6 years

(b) 7 years

(c) 3 years

(d) Can’t be determined

(e) 4 years

**Q2. In an examination there are 30 questions 1 marks is given for each correct answer and 0.25 is deducted for every incorrect answer. Aman attempted all the questions and scored 13.75. How many incorrect answers did he have?**

(a) 10

(b) 11

(c) 12

(d) 15

(e) 13

**Q3. The compound interest accrued on an amount of Rs. 25500 at the end of 3 yr is Rs. 8440.5. What would be the simple interest accrued on the same amount at the same rate in the same period?**

(a) Rs. 4650

(b) Rs. 5650

(c) Rs. 6650

(d) Rs. 7650

(e) Rs. 8420

**Q4. The sum of three consecutive even numbers is 44 more than the average of these numbers. Which of the following is the largest among these numbers?**

(a) 16

(b) 18

(c) 24

(d) Can’t be determined

(e) None of the above

**Q5. Raman drove from home to a neighboring town at the speed of 50 km/h and on his returning journey, he drove at the speed of 45 km/h and also took an hour longer to reach home. What distance did he cover each way?**

(a) 450 km

(b) 225 km

(c) 900 km

(d) 500 km

(e) 600 km

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Directions (Q.6-10): Two equations I and II are given below in each question. You have to solve these equations and give answer**

**(a) if x < y**

**(b) if x > y**

**(c) if x ≤ y**

**(d) if x ≥ y**

**(e) if x = y or no relation can be established**

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Directions (11 - 15): What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions?**

**Q11. 64.5% of 800 + 36.4% of 1500 = (?)² + 38**

(a) 32

(b) 38

(c) 42

(d) 48

(e) 34

**Q12. 6435.9 + 7546.4 + 1203.5 = ?**

(a) 15188.5

(b) 15185.8

(c) 15155.5

(d) 15815.8

(e) 14515.8

**Q13. 4.5 × 437 ÷ 19 = ?**

(a) 103.5

(b) 115.3

(c) 105.3

(d) 113.5

(e) 108.5

**Q14. 14% of 250 ×? % of 150 = 840**

(a) 15

(b) 18

(c) 16

(d) 12

(e) 8

**Solutions (11-15):**