# Quantitative Aptitude for NIACL Assistant Prelims Exam: 20th August 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.

**Q1. Of the three numbers, the first is twice the second and the second is twice the third. The average of the reciprocal of the numbers is7/72. The numbers are**

(a) 16, 8, 4

(b) 20, 10, 5

(c) 24, 12, 6

(d) 36, 18, 9

(e) None of these

**Q2. A man swimming in a stream which flows 3/2 Km/h find that in a given time he can swim twice as far with the stream as he can against it. At what rate does he swim?**

(a) 11/2 Km/h

(b) 9/2 Km/h

(c) 15/2 Km/h

(d) 19/3 km/h

(e) None of these

**Q3. The total number of possible proper three-digit integers that can be formed using 0, 1, 3, 4 and 5 without repetition such that they are divisible by 5 are:**

(a) 20

(b) 21

(c) 22

(d) 24

(e) 27

**Q5. 8 years ago, the ratio of the ages of Ruchi and Arohi was 4 : 3. If the ratio of their present ages is 6 : 5 respectively, what is the ratio of the sum and difference of their present ages?**

(a) 11 : 2

(b) 11 : 4

(c) 11 : 1

(d) 11 : 3

(e) 13 : 1

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Directions (6 – 10): What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions?**

**Q6. 0.5% of 674 of 0.8% of 225 = ?**

(a) 7.066

(b) 9.12

(c) 6.066

(d) 5.17

(e) 4.066

**Q7. 56% of 225 + 20% of 150 = ? – 109**

(a) 49

(b) 103

(c) 53

(d) 47

(e) 265

**Q8. 12% of 1885 = ? ÷ 6**

(a) 1248.4

(b) 1292.2

(c) 1312.6

(d) 1357.2

(e) 1157.2

**Q9. 115% of 4880 – 85% of 1640 =?**

(a) 4218

(b) 4368

(c) 4448

(d) 4628

(e) 4118

**Q10. 5.35 + 4.43 + 0.45 + 45.34 + 534 = ?**

(a) 597.27

(b) 589.57

(c) 596.87

(d) 596.67

(e) 689.57

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Direction (11-15): Pie chart given below shows population of 6 cities. Study the chart carefully & answer the following question.**

**Q11. What is the difference between the population of city A & C together to the population of city X & Y together?**

(a) 2240

(b) 2020

(c) 2310

(d) 2420

(e) 2120

**Q12. In city Y, 43% are male, 34% female and remaining are transgender. Find the difference between males and transgender of city Y.**

(a) 1132

(b) 2211

(c) 1232

(d) 1442

(e) 1122

**Q13. Population of city B & Y together is how much percent more than the population of city C?**

(a) 81.25%

(b) 87.75%

(c) 58.75%

(d) 67.25%

(e) 76.50%

**Q14. Average population of A, C & Y all together is how much less than the average population of B and X together?**

(a) 264

(b) 330

(c) 396

(d) 462

(e) 297

**Q15. 30% of population of city C doing govt. Job, 40% of population doing Private Job and remaining are unemployed. Find the number of persons not doing govt. job?**

(a) 1584

(b) 2112

(c) 3168

(d) 3696

(e) 4752

**Solutions (11-15):**