# Quantitative Aptitude for SBI PO Prelims: 15th May 2018

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude For SBI PO**

**Exam 2018 (Week-01)**

**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.

Following the study plan for

**SBI PO Preliminary Examination 2018,**the first week starts with practice questions on

**Simplification, Missing Number Series**and

**Missing DI Set.**To ensure proper preparation of the section we advise you to go through all the questions sincerely and try to attempt each one of them. Afterward, match your solutions and the approach with the one that would be provided later. Practice more and

**more questions on the same section**to enhance your grip over the topics. Following is the Quantitative Aptitude quiz to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

**Directions (1-5): What approximate value should come in the place of the question mark (?) in the following questions? (You are not expected to calculate the exact value.)**

**Q1. √(?)=(1346.92+53.11)÷99.9-6.98**

(a) 121

(b) 441

(c) 1024

(d) 49

(e) 196

**Q3. (14.99% of 4799.995) ÷ ? = (60.11% of 4.111) ²**

(a) 150

(b) 25

(c) 100

(d) 50

(e) 125

**Q4. 3/20 of 239.98= ? ÷(1.99×0.99)**

(a) 72

(b) 33

(c) 45

(d) 37

(e) 80

**Q5. √1296.002÷8.996×9.98+39.99= ?**

(a) 80

(b) 8

(c) 4

(d) 120

(e) 40

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Directions (6-10): Study the following graph carefully to answer the questions that follow:**

**Cost of three different candies (in rupees per kg.) in five different cities.**

**Q6. In which city is the difference between the cost of one kg. of melody and cost of one kg. of eclairs second lowest?**

(a) Lucknow

(b) Hashimpur or Chennai

(c) Agra

(d) Raipur

(e) None of these

**Q7. Cost of one kg. of eclairs in Lucknow is approximately what percent of the cost of two kg of pulse in Chennai?**

(a) 66

(b) 24

(c) 28

(d) 33

(e) 58

**Q8. What will be the difference between average cost of all candies in Chennai and average cost of all candies in Lucknow?**

(a) Rs 50

(b) Rs 40

(c) Rs 20

(d) Rs 60

(e) Rs 30

**Q9. Ravinder had to purchase 45 kg of pulse from Hashimpur. Shopkeeper gave him discount of 4% per kg. What amount did he pay to the shopkeeper after the discount?**

(a) Rs 8,208

(b) Rs 8,104

(c) Rs 8340

(d) Rs 8,550

(e) Rs 8,410

**Q10. What is the respective ratio between the cost of 5/2 kg. of pulse from Raipur to the cost of 3/2 kg. of melody from Lucknow?**

(a) 3 : 2

(b) 2 : 3

(c) 5 : 11

(d) 4 : 9

(e) 5 : 3

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Q11. In an election, a candidate got 55% of the total valid votes. 2% of the total votes were declared invalid. If the total number of votes is 104000, then the number of valid votes polled in favour of the candidate is:**

(a) 56506

(b) 56650

(c) 56560

(d) 56056

(e) 65056

**Q12. In an examination 34% of the students failed in Mathematics and 42% failed in English. If 20% of the students failed in both the subjects, then the percentage of students who passed in both the subjects was**

(a) 56%

(b) 54%

(c) 50%

(d) 44%

(e) 36%

**Q13. Rahul started a business with a capital of Rs. 8000. After six months, Sanjay joined him with some investment. If at the end of the year each of them gets equal amount as profit, how much did Sanjay invest in the business?**

(a) Rs. 16000

(b) Rs. 17500

(c) Rs. 18000

(d) Rs. 16500

(e) Rs. 18500

**Q14. A, B and C enter into a partnership. A contributes one third of the total capital invested by all, while B contributes as much as A and C together. If the total profit at the end of year is Rs. 84000 then, how much would each receive (in Rs.).**

(a) 24000, 20000, 40000

(b) 24000, 18000, 42000

(c) 28000, 42000, 14000

(d) 26000, 28000, 42000

(e) None of these

**Q15. Two pipes A and B together can fill a tank in 20 hours. Ratio of efficiency A and B is 5 : 4. They together filled the tank for the first 4 hours. Then B is closed and another pipe C is opened. Now if tank is filled in another 9 hours then, C alone can fill the tank in how many hours.**

(a) 90/7 hour

(b) 80/5 hour

(c) 180/11 hour

(d) 180/7 hour

(e) 90/11 hour

**Solutions (11-15):**