Dear Students,
Quantitative Aptitude For NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018

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.  A man is walking at a speed of 6 km/hr by the side of a rail track. A 450 m long train moving in the same direction crosses him in 45 seconds, and reaches next stations after 1 hour of crossing. Then find after how much time the man will reach at the same station?
(a) 7 hours
(b) 9 hours
(c) 14 hours
(d) 21 hours
(e) None of these

Q2.  Two fill pipes A and B can fill a cistern in 18 and 24 minutes respectively. Both fill pipes are opened together, but 6 minutes before the cistern is full, one pipe A is closed. How much time will the cistern takes to be full.
(a) 88/7 min
(b) 89/7  min
(c) 96/7 min
(d) 25 min
(e) None of these

Q3.  A man invests a part of Rs 10,000 at 5% S.I. and the remainder at 6% S.I. . The investment at 5% yields annually Rs 76.50 more than the 6% investments. The amount invested at 6% is:
(a) Rs 3,600
(b) Rs 3,550
(c) Rs 3,850
(d) Rs 4,000
(e) Rs 4,500

Q4.  A producer decides the marked price of an electric iron adding local production cost tax (30% of the production cost) and profit (20% of the production cost.) The whole seller sells it to retailer at 20% profit while retailer sells it to customer for Rs 207 making 15% profit find the local production cost tax and production cost of the electric iron.
(a) 29, 96
(b) 15, 50
(c) 21, 70
(d) 38, 125
(e) 39, 106

Q5.  Chandan sold three radios at Rs 10800, Rs 6600 and Rs 10500 respectively. He earned 20% profit at first 10% profit at second and 5% profit at third. If he wants to earn 12 1/2% profit on the sale of all three radio find for how many rupees all three are to be sold?
(a) Rs30,000
(b) Rs 28,125
(c) Rs 32,500
(d) Rs 27,250
(e) None of these

Solutions (1-5):

Direction (6-10): What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following number series?

Q6.  1.001, 0.991, 0.971, 0.941, 0.901 ?
(a) 0.841
(b) 0.851
(c) 0.861
(d) 0.871
(e) 0.0851

Q7.  169, ?, 361, 529, 841, 961
(a) 196
(b) 225
(c) 250
(d) 289
(e) 324

Q8.  0, 4, 18, 48, ?, 180
(a) 48
(b) 60
(c) 100
(d) 50
(e) 120

Q9.  3645, 1215, 405, 135, ?, 15, 5
(a) 75
(b) 45
(c) 65
(d) 55
(e) 27

Q10.  15, 30, ?, 40, 8, 48
(a) 10
(b) 20
(c) 18
(d) 12
(e) 60

Solutions (6-10):

Directions (11-15): The following pie-chart and table show the percentage distribution of weavers in 5 different countries who claimed suicide due to replacement of handlooms by big machines in year 1870 and ratio of male to female in them respectively. Study the graphs carefully and answer the following questions.

Note: In these charts, some data are missing. If required in any question, find them first and then proceed.

Q11.  No. of weavers who claimed suicide in China is 100% more than that in Myanmar. Find the total no. of male weavers who claimed suicide in Myanmar?
(a) 26,500
(b) 25,600
(c) 24,600
(d) 25,500
(e) None of these

Q12.  The difference between number of weavers who claimed suicide in the India and Afganistan, USA together is 10,240. Find the number of male weavers who claimed suicide in Afganistan is what percent of total weavers who claimed suicide in China?
(a) 48%
(b) 55%
(c) 50%
(d) 52%
(e) 54%

Q13.  Total male weavers who claimed suicide in India are 46,080 more than the female weavers in the same country. Find, the average number of weavers who claimed suicide in China, India and USA together is approximately what percent less than the number of male weavers who claimed suicide in India?
(a) 8%
(b) 11%
(c) 12%
(d) 6%
(e) 4%

Q14.  What is the ratio of female weavers who claimed suicide in USA to the female weavers who claimed suicide in China if number of male weavers in USA who claimed suicide was 20,480?
(a) 3 : 2
(b) 2 : 3
(c) 3 : 4
(d) 4 : 3
(e) 5 : 7

Q15.  In year 1871, if the percentage of suicide claimed in India is reduced by 15% than previous year then the total number of weavers who claimed suicide in India in 1871 is what percent more or less than the total weavers who claimed suicide in China in 1870 (rounded off to two decimal places)?
(a) 26.24%
(b) 17.82%
(c) 24.42%
(d) 20.42%
(e) 16.34%

Solutions (11-15):