# Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk Mains: 14th 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.***Directions (1-5): Seven different companies A, B, C, D, E, F and G are engaged in production of two items I and II.**

**Distribution of production cost of both the items in terms of percentage (out of total production cost) for seven different companies.**

**Q1. What is the total cost of the production of item I for companies A and C together (in Rs crore)?**

(a)9.25

(b)5.9

(c)4.1625

(d)4.9

(e) 3.9

**Q2. What is the amount of profit earned by company D on item II?**

(a)Rs 3.125 cr

(b)Rs 31.25 cr

(c)Rs 3.125 lakhs

(d)Rs 31.25 lakhs

(e)None of these

**Q3. Cost of production of item I for company F is what per cent of the cost of production of item II for company D?**

(a)16%

(b)33.33%

(c) 66.67%

(d)20%

(e) 22.22%

**Q4. What is the ratio of the cost of production of item I for company A to the cost of production of item I for company D?**

(a)3 : 5

(b)1 : 2

(c)2 : 1

(d)2 : 3

(e) 4: 5

**Q5. What is the total of the profit earned by company B on item I and the profit earned by company A on item II?**

(a)Rs 9.78 cr

(b)Rs 97.8 lakhs

(c)Rs 52.8 lakhs

(d)Rs 5.28 cr

(e) None of these

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Directions (6-10): The following questions are accompanied by three statements I or A, II or B and III or C. You have to determine which statement(s) is/are sufficient/necessary to answer the questions and mark your answer accordingly**

**Q6. What is the age of the Raghu in his family?**

**I. Total age of Raghu, his father, his mother & his sister is 90 years.**

**II. Average age of Raghu, his mother and his sister is 18 years and 4 months.**

**III Average age of his mother and sister is four seventh of his father’s age.**

(a) Only I & II

(b) Only I & III

(c) Only II & Ill

(d) All I, II & III

(e) None of these

**Q7. What is the selling price of the T.V. set if no discount is offered?**

**I. Profit earned was 20%**

**II. Had 10% discount been offered on selling price the profit would have been Rs. 1200.**

**III. Cost price is Rs. 15000.**

(a) Any two of the three

(b) Only I & II

(c) Only I I & III

(d) Only II & III

(e) None of these

**Q8. 12 women and 8 children can complete a piece of work in 24 days together. How many days will it take for 12 men and 12 women to complete the same work?**

**A. 2 men can do as much work as 3 women and 2 children can do together.**

**B. 3 women can do as much work as 6 children can do.**

**C. All of them together can complete the entire work in 768/67 days.**

(a) Any two of them

(b) Only from A and B

(c) Only C

(d) Either A or B only

(e) No need of any information

**Q9. A train crosses a tunnel in 24 sec. Find out the length of the tunnel.**

**A. Ratio between the lengths of a platform and the train is 7 : 5.**

**B. The train crosses the platform in 18 sec.**

**C. The speed of the train is 54 km/hr.**

(a) Only A and B together

(b) Only B and C together

(c) Only A and C together

(d) Questions can’t be answered even after using all the information

(e) All statements are required

**Q10. What is the marked price of the tv?**

**A. Shopkeeper gives 15% discount on the tv and he earns a total profit of 20 percent.**

**B. The cost price of a table is 40% less than the cost price of tv.**

**C. By selling the table in Rs.560 a profit of 10 percent is earned.**

(a) Only A or B alone

(b) Only B or C alone

(c) Only A and C together

(d) Any two of them together

(e) All statements are necessary.

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Directions (11-15): Find out wrong number in following number series:**

**Q11. 1500, 1581, 1664, 1749, 1833, 1925, 2016**

(a) 2016

(b) 1664

(c) 1833

(d) 1581

(e) 1925

**Q12. 1, 5, 3, 17, 19, 67, 91**

(a) 19

(b) 67

(c) 3

(d) 91

(e) 5

**Q13. 655, 439, 314, 250, 233, 215**

(a) 233

(b) 314

(c) 439

(d) 215

(e) 250

**Q14. 582, 605, 588, 611, 634, 617, 600**

(a) 634

(b) 611

(c) 605

(d) 600

(e) 582

**Q15. 37, 47, 52, 67, 87, 112, 142**

(a) 47

(b) 52

(c) 67

(d) 87

(e) 112