# Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS RRB Prelims Exam: 9th 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. The respective ratio of the present ages of Anshu and her mother is 1 : 2. After 6 yrs the ratio of their ages will be 11 : 20. 9 years before, what was the respective ratio of their ages ?**

(a) 3 : 5

(b) 2 : 7

(c) 1 : 4

(d) 2 : 5

(e) 5 : 7

**Q2. How many different words can be formed with the letters of the word UNIVERSITY so that all the vowels are together?**

(a) 60840

(b) 60480

(c) 60460

(d) 40680

(e) None of these

**Q3. The radius of a circular wheel is 7/4 metre. How many revolutions will it make in travelling 22 kilometres?**

(a) 1500

(b) 2500

(c) 1800

(d) 2000

(e) 2400

**Q4. A trader marks his goods 30% above the cost price and gives a discount of 15% on the marked price. What gain% does he make?**

(a)10.5%

(b)12%

(c)10%

(d)14.5%

(e) 16.5%

**Q5. 30 laborer’s working 7 hours a day can finish a piece of work in 18 days. If the laborer’s work 6 hours a day, then the number of laborers required to finish the same piece of work in 30 days will be**

(a) 15

(b) 21

(c) 25

(d) 22

(e) 28

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Q6. Rahul purchased 124 notebooks. Sunil purchased 86 notebooks. Manish purchased 132 notebooks and Mona purchased 146 notebooks. What was the average number of notebooks they purchased?**

(a) 112

(b) 122

(c) 488

(d) 98

(e) 102

**Q7. The labeled price of a product is Rs 750. If it is sold at a 20% discount and the dealer earns a 25% profit, what is the cost price?**

(a) Rs 550

(b) Rs 450

(c) Rs 435

(d) Rs 480

(e) Rs 520

**Q8. A sum of money fetches Rs 240 as simple interest at the rate of 5 p.c.p.a. after 6 years. What is the principal?**

(a) Rs 200

(b) Rs 400

(c) Rs 800

(d) Rs 1,200

(e) Rs 1,000

**Q9. If two men or six women or four boys can finish a work in 99 days, then how many days will one man, one woman and one boy together take to finish the same work?**

(a) 54 days

(b) 64 days

(c) 44 days

(d) 104 days

(e) 108 days

**Q10. The side of a square is equal to the diameter of a circle. The area of the square is 441 sq. cm. What is the area of the circle?**

(a) 112 sq. cm

(b) 356.8 sq. cm

(c) 346.5 sq. cm

(d) 132 sq. cm

(e) 264 sq. cm

**Solutions (6-10):**

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

**Number of Girls and Boys participating in a rally from five different schools.**

**Q11. What is the total number of girls participating in the rally from schools A and C together?**

(a) 825

(b) 875

(c) 950

(d) 975

(e) 925

**Q12. The number of boys participating in the rally from school B is what percent of the total number of children participating in the rally from that school? (Rounded off to two digits after decimal.)**

(a) 48.84 %

(b) 47.37 %

(c) 49.28 %

(d) 46.46 %

(e) None of these

**Q13. The number of girls participating in the rally from School E is approximately what percent of the number of boys participating in the rally from the same school?**

(a) 81 %

(b) 106 %

(c)122 %

(d) 98 %

(e) 114 %

**Q14. What is the respective ratio of total number of girls participating in the rally from schools D and C together to the total number of boys participating in the rally from schools A and B together?**

(a) 23 : 18

(b) 43 : 35

(c) 41 : 38

(d) 21 : 20

(e) 39 : 40

**Q15. What is the average number of girls participating in the rally from all schools together?**

(a) 500

(b) 460

(c) 525

(d) 505

(e) 650

**Solutions (11-15):**