# Quantitative Aptitude for SBI PO Prelims: 18th June 2018

**Dear Students,**

**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 sixth week starts**with practice questions on Miscellaneous Questions 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 (Q. 1-5): The following information given is about performance of Akhilesh in SBI PO mains exam. Read the information carefully and answer the following question.**

**The exam consists of 200 marks, with 5 sections i.e. Reasoning, Quant, English, G.A. and Computers. Akhilesh attempted 22 questions in Reasoning with an accuracy of 850/11%. Each question of reasoning consists of 2 marks**

Each section of the exam has negative marking of 25% of marks allotted to question for each wrong answer.

The total number of questions in reasoning is 30. Each question of computer consists of 1/2 marks and maximum marks in computer are 10. Total 16 questions are attempted by Akhilesh in computer with the ratio of right questions to wrong questions 3: 1.

The number of questions in English is equal to maximum marks of English. Akhilesh attempted 26 questions with 50% accuracy. The number of questions attempted in English is 65% of the total number of questions in English.

GA section consists of 40 questions with each question 0.75 marks. Akhilesh attempted 23 questions out of which 8 are wrong. Quant section contains 40 questions out of which Akhilesh attempted 35 questions and got 39.375 marks.

**Q1. Another student Arunoday attempted 70% questions in the same exam, then find the number of questions left by Arunoday.**

(a) 119

(b) 68

(c) 51

(d) 65

(e) None of these

**Q2. Find the marks obtained by Akhilesh in GA.**

(a) 8.75

(b) 9.25

(c) 9.75

(d) 10.75

(e) 12

**Q3. The number of correct questions in reasoning is how much more than the number of incorrect questions in the same subject?**

(a) 12

(b) 7

(c) 18

(d) 9

(e) 15

**Q4. Find the total marks obtained by Akhilesh in the exam.**

(a) 101

(b) 108.235

(c) 95.875

(d) 102

(e) 92.5

**Q5. Find the total number of incorrect questions attempted by Akhilesh in the exam.**

(a) 27

(b) 15

(c) 28

(d) 18

(e) 37

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Q6. The company A earned 40% more profit in the year 2003 than that in the year 2001. The company A earned a total profit of Rs. 22000 in the year 2001 and 2002 together. While in the year 2003, the company A earned 80% profit of that in 2002. How much profit did the company earn in the year 2002?**

(a) Rs. 12500

(b) Rs. 14000

(c) Rs. 10400

(d) Rs. 12000

(e) Rs. 14500

**Q7. What is the area of the hall if the Material cost for flooring is Rs. 250 per m2, while labour cost of flooring the hall is Rs. 3500 and the total cost of flooring the hall is Rs. 14500?**

(a)40 m2

(b)48 m2

(c)45 m2

(d)44 m2

(e)50 m2

**Q8. Only 30% of the graduates in a college can speak French while 560 graduates cannot speak French. How many graduates are there in the institution?**

(a)780

(b)800

(c)700

(d)820

(e)900

**Q9. ‘A’ starts working on a job and continues for 12 days completing 40% of the work. To complete the work, he employs C. Together they work for another 12 days and completed it. A is how much percent more efficient than C.**

(a)75 %

(b)150 %

(c)100 %

(d)50 %

(e) Both are equally efficient

**Q10. Navya borrowed a total amount of Rs. 30,000, a part of it on simple interest rate of 12% per annum and remaining on simple interest rate of 10% per annum. If at the end of 2 yr, he paid in all Rs. 36480 to settle the loan amount, then what was the amount borrowed at 12% per annum?**

(a) Rs. 12000

(b) Rs. 18000

(c) Rs. 14000

(d) Rs. 20000

(e)None of the above

**Solutions (11-15):**