# Numerical Ability for SBI Clerk Exam: 21st May 2018

**Dear students,**

**Numerical Ability for SBI Clerk Prelims 2018**

Today is the

**Day 30 of the SBI Clerk 60 Days Study Plan**.**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 (Q. 1-5): Study the following line graph and answer the questions based on it.**

**Q1. What is the difference between the number of cycles sold by company Atlas in 2004 and 2005?**

(a) 50000

(b) 42000

(c) 33000

(d) 28000

(e) 27000

**Q2. What is the difference between the total cycles sold by the two companies in the given years?**

(a) 19000

(b) 22000

(c) 26000

(d) 28000

(e) 23000

**Q3. What is the average numbers of cycles sold by Hero company over the given period? (rounded off to nearest integer)**

(a) 119333

(b) 113666

(c) 112778

(d) 111223

(e) 111833

**Q4. In which of the following year, the difference between the number of cycles sold by Hero company and Atlas is the maximum in the given years?**

(a) 2002

(b) 2003

(c) 2004

(d) 2005

(e) 2007

**Q5. The number of cycles sold by company Atlas in 2004 was approximately what per cent of the number of cycles sold by Hero company in the same year?**

(a) 73%

(b) 111%

(c) 132%

(d) 80%

(e) 71%

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Directions (6–10): Following bar diagram shows the monthly expenditure of two colonies i.e. P and Q on food, dressing, education, make up, electricity bill and miscellaneous (in percentage).**

**Study the line graph carefully to answer the following questions.**

**Q6. What fraction of the total expenditure is spent on Education in colony P?**

(a) 2/5

(b) 1/5

(c) 3/5

(d) 4/5

(e) 5/7

**Q7. If the total annual expenditure of colony Q is Rs. 1,00,000 then money spent on dresses during the year is:**

(a) Rs. 2000

(b) Rs. 20000

(c) Rs. 6000

(d) Rs. 60000

(e) Rs. 24000

**Q8. If the total annual expenditure of colony P is Rs. 3,00,000 then money spend on food, dresses and electricity bill during the year is:**

(a) Rs. 1,65,000

(b) Rs. 1,80,000

(c) Rs. 2,10,000

(d) Rs. 1,50,000

(e) Rs. 1,25,000

**Q9. If both the colonies have the same expenditure, which one spends more on education and miscellaneous together?**

(a) colony P

(b) colony Q

(c) Both colonies spend same

(d) Can’t be determined

(e) None of these

**Q10. If annual expenditures of colony P and colony Q are Rs.1,20,000 and Rs.1,08,000 respectively, then total monthly expenditure on makeup by colony P is how much percent more than that by colony Q?**

(a) 400/3%

(b) 200/3%

(c) 700/3%

(d) 500/3%

(e) 550/3%

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Directions (11-15): Study the following graph carefully to answer the questions that follow:**

**Number of students (in thousand) enrolled in three different colleges in six different years**

**Q11. What was the percentage increase in enrolment in the number of students in AMU in year 1998 as compared to that in the previous year?**

(a) 11.5

(b) 11.25

(c) 15.5

(d) 12.5

(e) 13.5

**Q12. What was the difference between the number of students enrolled in all the three colleges together in the year 1999 and the number of students enrolled in DAV over all the years together?**

(a) 12000

(b) 11000

(c) 1100

(d) 1400

(e) 14500

**Q13. What was the approximate average number of students enrolled in DPS over all the years together?**

(a) 5999

(b) 5666

(c) 5444

(d) 5333

(e) 6555

**Q14. In which year was the number of students enrolled in all the three colleges together the second highest?**

(a) 1997

(b) 1998

(c) 1999

(d) 2000

(e) 2001

**Q15. Total number of students enrolled in DPS and DAV together in the year 2001 was what percentage of the total number of students enrolled in DPS in the year 1999?**

(a) 150

(b) 120

(c) 250

(d) 220

(e) 350

**Solutions (11-15):**