# Quantitative Aptitude for SBI PO Prelims: 30th April 2018

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude For SBI PO**

**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. (9321+5406+1001) ÷ (498+929+660) =?**

(a) 13.5

(b) 4.5

(c) 16.5

(d) 7.5

(e)18.5

**Q2. 182.225×21.652×33.684 =?**

(a) 136136

(b) 49428

(c) 120426

(d) 106438

(e) 84456

**Q3. 63.9% of 8924.95 +? % of 5324.96 = 6827.9862**

(a) 36

(b) 21

(c) 17

(d) 31

(e) 41

**Q4. 40.02% of 601+ 250.17 =? – 75.01% of 911.98**

(a) 1274

(b) 1147

(c) 1174

(d) 1074

(e) 1474

**Q5. 20.06% of 599 + 10.01% of 901 =?**

(a) 150

(b) 210

(c) 250

(d) 280

(e) 380

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Q6. Rama’s expenditure and savings are in the ratio 5 : 3. If her income increases by 12% and expenditure by 15%, then by how much percent do her savings increase?**

(a) 12%

(b) 7%

(c) 8%

(d) 13%

(e) 17%

**Q7. The population of a town is 15000. If the number of males increases by 8% and that of females by 10%, then the population would increase to 16300. Find the number of females in the town.**

(a) 4000

(b) 6000

(c) 3000

(d) 5000

(e) 5400

**Q9. The marked price of an article is 50% above cost price. When marked price increased by 20% and selling price is increased by 20%, then profit doubles. If original marked price is Rs. 300, then original selling price is**

(a) Rs. 200

(b) Rs. 250

(c) Rs. 240

(d) Rs. 275

(e) Rs. 320

**Q10. A certain sum of money was invested at a certain rate of simple interest for 6 years, had it been invested at 3% higher rate, it would have yielded Rs.810 more. What was the principle that was invested?**

(a) Rs. 27000

(b) Rs. 18000

(c) Rs. 1080

(d) Rs. 4500

(e) Rs. 9000

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Directions (11-15): The following line graph shows the production of pencils of two companies HB and Class mate during five different years. Study the graph carefully and answer the related questions.**

**Q11. What is the average no. of HB pencils produced throughout all the years?**

(a) 48,900

(b) 44,800

(c) 46,800

(d) 46,200

(e) 44,650

**Q12. If cost price of one class mate pencil in 2011 is Rs. 8 and class mate company made 75% profit as a whole in the same year then find the selling price of one class mate pencil.**

(a) Rs. 16

(b) Rs. 14

(c) Rs. 12

(d) Rs. 10

(e) Rs. 18

**Q13. The production of HB pencils in the years 2010, 2012 and 2014 together is approximately what percent of total classmate pencils produced in the years 2011, 2013 and 2014 together?**

(a) 92%

(b) 72%

(c) 86%

(d) 80%

(e) Can’t be determined

**Q14. If 10% class mate pencils out of total class mate pencils produced during all the years together found to be defective and company made a net profit of 20% on each pencil of the remaining non-defective pencils by selling at the rate of Rs.12 per piece then find overall profit/loss to the classmate company. (Production cost of pencil in every year is same)**

(a) Rs. 1,98,400

(b) Rs. 1,94,400

(c) Rs. 1,89,400

(d) Rs. 1,96,400

(e) Rs. 1,94,800

**Q15. What is the difference between total pencils produced by the two companies throughout all the years together?**

(a) 16,000

(b) 14,000

(c) 12,500

(d) 14,400

(e) 16,600