# Numerical Ability for SBI Clerk Prelims Exam 2018: 23rd March 2018

**Dear Students,**

**Numerical Ability for SBI Clerk Prelims 2018**

**Numerical Ability 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

**Numerical Ability quiz**to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

**Directions (1-5): What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following number series?**

**Q1. 121, 130, 155, 204, 285, 406, ?**

(a) 558

(b) 575

(c) 564

(d) 550

(e) 580

**Q2. 5, 7, 30, 272, ?, 108852**

(a) 4534

(b) 4554

(c) 4354

(d) 4252

(e) 4054

**Q3. 1, 1, 2, 4.5, 11, 30, ?**

(a) 87

(b) 99

(c) 85

(d) 93

(e) 94

**Q4. 1571, 1614, 1664, 1728, 1813, ?**

(a) 1926

(b) 1920

(c) 1936

(d) 1896

(e) 1698

**Q5. 51, 64, 116, 233, 441, 766, ?**

(a) 1334

(b) 1234

(c) 1254

(d) 1285

(e) 1433

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Q6. One type of liquid contains 25% of milk, the other contains 30% of milk. A container is filled with 6 parts of the first liquid and 4 parts of the second liquid. The percentage of milk in the mixture is:**

(a) 27%

(b) 31%

(c) 29%

(d) 33%

(e) 36%

**Q8. There are two circles of different radii. The area of a square is 196 sq. cm, whose side is half of the radius of the larger circle. The radius of the smaller circle is three-seventh that of the larger circle. What is the circumference of the smaller circle?**

(a) 12Ï€ cm

(b) 16Ï€ cm

(c) 24Ï€ cm

(d) 32Ï€ cm

(e) 36Ï€ cm

**Q9. A sum was put at SI at a certain rate for 4 years. Had it been put at 6% lower rate, it would have fetched Rs720 less. Find the sum.**

(a) Rs 3000

(b) Rs 4000

(c) Rs 3500

(d) Rs 2400

(e) Rs 3600

**Q10. The ratio of two numbers is 3/2:8/3. If each of the number is increased by 15 the ratio becomes 5/3:5/2. the bigger number is**

(a) 27

(b) 36

(c) 48

(d) 64

(e) 63

**Solutions (6-10):**

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

**Q11. (√( 6083)×7) ÷ (3.9×5.5) =?**

(a) 48

(b) 22

(c) 43

(d) 36

(e) 25

**Q12. 459.008+3.0056×88.862=?**

(a) 738

(b) 726

(c) 695

(d) 752

(e) 666

**Q13. 133.008×2.97-111.17+74.93=?**

(a) 311

(b) 234

(c) 360

(d) 280

(e) 399

**Q14. √624.9995+(4.9989)^2=? ÷ 1/4.9900865**

(a) 6

(b) 50

(c) 10

(d) 125

(e) 15

**Q15. 564.966 + 82.0091 × 44.981 – 34.011 =?**

(a) 28450

(b) 4000

(c) 1600

(d) 14225

(e) 4220