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

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude For SBI PO**

**Exam 2018 (Week-01)**

**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 first week starts with practice questions on

**Simplification, Bar Graph**

**DI, and More 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 (1-5): The following bar graph shows the selling price of pulse (Rs per kg) in five different states of India in two different years 2000 and 2008.**

**Study the graph carefully and answer the following questions.**

**Q1. If a seller of Rajasthan makes a profit of 25% in 2000 and another seller of MP makes a profit of 20% in the same year by selling the pulse at the given rate then CP of pulse per kg in Rajasthan is what percent of that in MP in 2000?**

(a) 110%

(b) 120%

(c) 125%

(d) 130%

(e) 96%

**Q2. What is the average selling price of pulse per kg in the year 2008 in all the five states together?**

(a) Rs 62.3

(b) Rs 78.8

(c) Rs 63.2

(d) Rs 73.2

(e) Rs 83.2

**Q3. If pulse in UP in 2008 is a mixture of two type of pulses having cost price Rs 45 and Rs 57 per kg and the seller makes a profit of 25% by selling this pulse at the given rate then at what ratio these two types of pulses should be mixed?**

(a) 1 : 11

(b) 2 : 9

(c) 3 : 11

(d) 5 : 11

(e) 11 : 3

**Q4. What is the difference between total selling price of pulse per kg in all the five states together in the years 2000 and 2008?**

(a) Rs. 87

(b) Rs. 92

(c) Rs. 79

(d) Rs. 97

(e) Rs. 107

**Q5. Selling price of pulse per kg in Assam and Gujarat together in 2008 is what percent more or less than that in UP and Rajasthan together in the same year (in approximate)?**

(a) 8%

(b) 6%

(c) 12%

(d) 4%

(e) 18%

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Direction (Q6-10): What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions? Find the exact value.**

**Q6. [(192)^2÷64×24]÷48= ?**

(a) 264

(b) 288

(c) 328

(d) 282

(e) 348

**Q9. 3.5% of 40 + 3.5% of 80 =? % of 10**

(a) 30

(b) 32

(c) 36

(d) 40

(e) 42

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Q11. A container contains two liquids A and B in the ratio 7 : 5. When 9 litres of mixture are drawn and the container is filled with same amount of B, the ratio of A and B becomes 1 : 1. How many litres of A was in the container initially?**

(a) 26

(b) 33/2

(c) 147/4

(d) 107/4

(e) 34

**Q12. In a cricket match total number of runs scored by Sachin, Virat and Sourav is 285. The ratio of the number of runs scored by Sachin and Sourav is 3 : 2 and that of the runs scored by Sourav and Virat is also 3 : 2. The number of runs scored by Sachin in that match is**

(a) 135

(b) 90

(c) 60

(d) 140

(e) 120

**Q13. The ratio of the incomes of A and B as well as of B and C is 3 : 2. If one third of A’s income exceeds one fourth of C’s income by 1000, what is B’s income (in Rs.)?**

(a) 3000

(b) 2500

(c) 3500

(d) 4000

(e) 5400

**Q14. Rs. 2010 are to be divided among A, B and C in such a way that if A gets Rs. 5 then B must get Rs. 12 and if B gets Rs. 4 then C must get Rs. 5.50. The share of C will exceed that of B by.**

(a) Rs. 620

(b) Rs. 430

(c) Rs. 360

(d) Rs. 270

(e) Rs. 250

**Q15. At the start of a seminar, the ratio of the number of male participants to the number of female participants was 3 : 1. During the tea break 16 participants left and 6 more female participants registered. The ratio of the male to the female participants become 2 : 1. What was the total number of participants at the start of the seminar ?**

(a) 64

(b) 48

(c) 54

(d) 72

(e) 68