# Quantitative Aptitude for SBI PO Prelims: 26th 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.

**Directions (1-5): The following questions are accompanied by three statements I or A, II or B and III or C. You have to determine which statement(s) is/are sufficient/necessary to answer the questions and mark your answer accordingly**

**Q1. What is the age of the Renuka in her family?**

**I. Total age of Renuka, her father, her mother & her sister is 90 years.**

**II. Average age of Renuka, her mother and her sister is 18 years and 4 months.**

**III Average age of her mother and sister is four seventh of her father’s age.**

(a) Only I & II

(b) Only I & III

(c) Only II & Ill

(d) All I, II & III

(e) None of these

**Q2. What is the selling price of the sofa set if no discount is offered?**

**I. Profit earned was 20%**

**II. Had 10% discount been offered on selling price the profit would have been Rs. 1200.**

**III. Cost price is Rs. 15000.**

(a) Any two of the three

(b) Only I & II

(c) Only I I & III

(d) Only II & III

(e) None of these

**Q3. 12 girls and 8 children can complete a piece of work in 24 days together. How many days will it take for 12 men and 12 girls to complete the same work?**

**A. 2 men can do as work as 3 girls and 2 children can do together.**

**B. 3 girls can do as work as 6 children can do.**

**C. All of them together can complete the entire work in 768/67 days.**

(a) Any two of them

(b) Only from A and B

(c) Only C

(d) Either A or B only

(e) No need of any information

**Q4. A train crosses a platform in 24 sec. Find out the length of the platform.**

**A. Ratio between the lengths of a tunnel and the train is 7 : 5.**

**B. The train crosses the tunnel in 18 sec.**

**C. The speed of the train is 54 km/hr.**

(a) Only A and B together

(b) Only B and C together

(c) Only A and C together

(d) Questions can’t be answered even after using all the information

(e) All statements are required

**Q5. What is the marked price of the laptop?**

**A. Shopkeeper gives 15% discount on the laptop and he earns a total profit of 20 percent.**

**B. The cost price of a table is 40% less than the cost price of laptop.**

**C. By selling the table in Rs.560 a profit of 10 percent is earned.**

(a) Only A or B alone

(b) Only B or C alone

(c) Only A and C together

(d) Any two of them together

(e) All statements are necessary.

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Directions (Q.6-10): The following table shows the number of students who have applied for SBI PO post from various states in 4 different years.**

**Note: T = total candidates, M : F = ratio of male and female candidates.**

**Q6. In 2016, 200/3% female candidates of total female candidates who had applied for PO post from UP and 250/3% male candidates of total male candidates who had applied for PO post from Maharashtra were declared as qualified in the written exam. Find the difference between male and female candidates who had qualified the written exam?**

(a) 18

(b) 12

(c) 10

(d) 20

(e) 15

**Q7. A list was made by listing the number of female candidates who had applied for PO post from all states in 2017. Somehow the number of female candidates of Panjab was swapped with number of male candidates of same state. Find by what number the average number of female candidates who had applied for the PO post from all states differ?**

(a) 266

(b) 166

(c) 156

(d) 257

(e) 167

**Q8. What is the average number of male candidates from Kerala who had applied for the PO post throughout all the years together?**

(a) 630

(b) 700

(c) 620

(d) 731

(e) 625

**Q9. Find the ratio of number of male candidates who had applied for the PO post from states Panjab and Kerala together in 2016 and that from states Gujrat and Maharashtra together in 2018?**

(a) 322 : 261

(b) 335 : 274

(c) 217: 249

(d) 5 : 4

(e) 9 : 13

**Solutions (6-10):**

**Directions (11-15): What approximate value should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following questions?**

**Q11. (19.97) ² + (8.03) ³ × 5.99 =?**

(a) 4282

(b) 3472

(c) 3672

(d) 3272

(e) 2872

**Q12. 22.12% of 835.01 + 999.98% of 27.95 =?**

(a) 464

(b) 420

(c) 498

(d) 341

(e) 496

**Q13. √( 786)×13.93-21.04=?**

(a) 398

(b) 371

(c) 302

(d) 317

(e) 471

**Q14. 3256.12 × 4.986 =?**

(a) 16380

(b) 16180

(c) 16660

(d) 16400

(e) 16280

**Q15. 3018.01 ÷ 2.97 – 841.02 =?**

(a) 365

(b) 165

(c) 387

(d) 1000

(e) 200

**Solutions (11-15):**