# Quantitative Aptitude for NABARD Grade-A Exam 2018: 5th April 2018

**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. Cost price of two motorcycles is same. One is sold at a profit of 15% and the other for Rs. 4800 more than the first. If the net profit is 20%. Find the cost price of each motorcycle:**

(a) Rs. 48,000

(b) Rs. 52,000

(c) Rs. 36,000

(d) Rs. 42,500

(e) Rs. 45,400

**Q2. A person ordered 4 shirts of brand A and some shirts of brand B. The price of one shirt of brand A was twice that of brand B. When the order was executed, it was found that the number of the two brands has been interchanged. This increased the bill by 40%. The ratio of the number of brand A shirts to that of brand B shirts in the original order was:**

(a) 1 : 2

(b) 1 : 3

(c) 1 : 4

(d) 1 : 5

(e) 2 : 3

**Q3. During the first year, the population of a village is increased by 5% and the second year, it is diminished by 5%. At the end of the second year, its population was 47880. What was the population at the beginning of the first year?**

(a) 45,500

(b) 48,000

(c) 43,500

(d) 53,000

(e) 63,000

**Q4. A is twice as good a workman as B and B is twice as good a workman as C. If A and B can together finish a piece of work in 4 days, then C can do it by himself in**

(a) 6 days

(b) 8 days

(c) 12days

(d) 24 days

(e) 16 days

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Q6. Ronald and Elan are working on an Assignment. Ronald takes 6 hours to type 32 pages on a computer, While Elan takes 5 hours to type 40 pages. How much time will they take working together to type an assignment of 110 pages?**

(a) 7 hrs. 30 min.

(b) 8 hrs.

(c) 8 hrs. 15 min.

(d) 8 hrs. 25 min.

(e) 6 hrs. 25 min.

**Q7. Two trains P and Q start at the same time from two stations A and B respectively which are 200 km apart and travelling towards each other meet at a distance of 150 km from station A. What is the ratio of speed of train P to train Q?**

(a) 3 : 1

(b) 1 : 4

(c) 1 : 2

(d) 4 : 1

(e) 5 : 2

**Q8. A, B and C are situated at the bank of river which is flowing at a constant rate. B is at an equal distance with A and C. Swimmer Avinash takes 10 hr to swim from A to B and B to A. Also, he takes 4 hr to swim from A to C. What is the ratio of speed of Avinash in still water and speed of stream?**

(a) 3 : 5

(b) 5 : 3

(c) 2 : 5

(d) 1 : 2

(e) 5 : 2

**Q9. In a certain examination, the average marks of an examinee are is 64 per paper. If he had obtained 18 more marks in Mathematics paper and 4 more marks in English paper, his average marks per paper would have been 66. How many papers were there in the examination?**

(a) 11

(b) 13

(c) 9

(d) 15

(e) 17

**Q10. The arithmetic mean of the scores of a group of students in a test was 52. The brightest 20% of them secured a mean score of 80 and the dullest 25% a mean score of 31. The mean score of remaining 55% is: (approx.)**

(a) 45

(b) 50

(c) 51.4

(d) 54.6

(e) 64.6

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Directions (11-15): Find the approximate value of the following questions.**

**Q11. 21 + 4.9 × 7.9 + 9.88 =?**

(a) 65

(b) 71

(c) 66

(d) 75

(e) 81

**Q12. 74.99% of 255.89 + 39.94/√x=47.99% of 649.81**

(a) 1/16

(b) 1/9

(c) 1/25

(d) 1/4

(e) 1/36

**Q13. 294.01×x/8.01-19.99% of 119.99x=254.9÷1.9**

(a) 10

(b)16

(c) 8

(d) 5

(e) 12

**Q14. 31.952 – 12.052 + (1987.25 + 21.85) ÷ ? = 900**

(a) 115

(b) 120

(c) 90

(d) 85

(e) 100

**Q15. 1576 ÷ 45.02 + 23.99 × √255=?**

(a) 340

(b) 420

(c) 380

(d) 460

(e) 360