# Quantitative Aptitude for SBI PO Prelims: 25th 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 seventh 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): Study the bar graph carefully and answer the following questions.**

**The given bar graph shows the number of male and female probationary officers in various banks(in thousands).**

**Q1.What is the total number of probationary officers in the given five banks?**

(a) 60,000

(b) 56,000

(c) 58,000

(d) 62,000

(e) 59,000

**Q2.What is the ratio of male probationary officers to female probationary officers in all five banks?**

(a) 5 : 4

(b) 3 : 2

(c) 2 : 3

(d) 7 : 8

(e) 4 : 5

**Q3. In HDFC 40% males and 30% females are unmarried, then what is the ratio of the married males to the married females in HDFC?**

(a) 7 : 5

(b) 5 : 7

(c) 12 : 13

(d) 2 : 3

(e) 3 : 5

**Q5. The male probationary officers in PNB is what per cent more than the female probationary officers in BOI?**

(a) 60%

(b) 74%

(c) 75%

(d) 80%

(e) 64%

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Q6. A bag contains 3 red balls, 4 green balls and 3 yellow balls. Three balls are randomly selected, find the probability that all the three balls are not of the same colour.**

(a) 1/20

(b) 19/20

(c) 1/10

(d) 1/2

(e) None of these

**Q7. A large solid metallic cylinder whose radius and height are equal to each other is to be melted and 48 identical solid balls are to be recast from the liquid metal so formed. What is the ratio of the radius of a ball to the radius of the cylinder?**

(a) 1 : 16

(b) 1 : 12

(c) 1 : 8

(d) 1 : 4

(e) None of these

**Q8. Q is as much younger than R as he is older than T. If the sum of the ages of R and T is 50 years, what is the difference between R and Q’s age?**

(a) 1 year

(b) 2 years

(c) 25 years

(d) Data inadequate

(e) None of these

**Q9. 10 men can complete a piece of work in 15 days and 15 women can complete the same work in 12 days. If all the 10 men and 15 women work together, in how many days will the work get completed?**

(a) 6 day

(b) 19/3 days

(c) 20/3 days

(d) 23/3 days

(e) 35/4 days

**Q10. Mr. Lala Ram has lent some money to Aaju at 6% p.a. simple interest. and the Baaju at 8% p.a. simple interest. At the end of the year he has gain the overall interest at 7% per annum. In what ratio has he lent money to Aaju and Baaju?**

(a) 2 : 3

(b) 1 : 1

(c) 5 : 6

(d) 4 : 3

(e) 5: 7

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Direction (Q11 – Q15): In each of these equations, two equations (I) and (II) are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer among the following options.**