# Quantitative Aptitude for SBI PO Prelims: 8th May 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. Mr. David invested a sum equally in two different schemes A and B, where scheme A offered simple interest at the rate of 50/3% per annum and scheme B offered compound interest at the rate of 25/3% per annum. if total interest obtained from scheme B after two years was Rs. 9200 less than that of from scheme A, what sum Mr. David has (in Rs.)**

(a) 1,15,200

(b) 1,12,500

(c) 1,15,400

(d) 57,600

(e) 1,14,200

**Q2. Speed of a boat in still water at 9 km/hr and speed of the river is 3 km/hr. A man rowing his boat between two points M and N in the river at 9:00 am daily and he covers the distance between two points downstream to upstream daily in 6 hours. Due to some maintenance problems on Sunday he starts at 9:24 am and increases his upstream speed & decreases downstream speed by same quantity for covering the distance in usual time. Find the percentage increment in upstream speed on Sunday?**

(a) 200%

(b) 100%

(c) 150%

(d) 120%

(e) 50%

**Q3. If the marked price of a TV is Rs. 12,600 and a person buys it at a discount of 100/3%. after using it for 6 months, he spends Rs. 2,400 on its maintenance, then at what price the person should sell the TV to make a profit of 50/3%?**

(a) Rs. 9,600

(b) Rs. 10,800

(c) Rs. 12,600

(d) Rs. 16,900

(e) Rs. 12,800

**Q4. Ravi, Jyoti and Shushma enter into a partnership business. Ravi invested 7/4th of the sum invested by Jyoti and Shushma invested 4/5th of the sum invested by Ravi, who also manages the business and gets extra 50/3% of total profit for it, and remaining profit is distributed in the ratio of their investments among them. If profit share of Jyoti’s after one year is Rs. 8000, then what is the total profit share of Ravi?**

(a) Rs. 24,640

(b) Rs. 20,460

(c) Rs. 16,640

(d) Rs. 20,640

(e) Rs. 18,640

**Q5. What is the probability of making a five digits number which is divisible by 5 by using out of 0, 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, without repeating any digit.**

(a) 31/49

(b) 41/49

(c) 21/48

(d) 17/49

(e) 13/49

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Directions (Q6-10): The table given below provides the percentage of number of students from 5 different colleges who got placed in various companies during campus placement in year 2016. It was recorded that all students from all colleges got placed.**

**Q6. In KITM, 320 students were placed in at most 2 companies, which is 136 less than the number of students in HCTM who were placed in at least 5 companies. Find the ratio of total number of students in KITM and HCTM.**

(a) 3 : 5

(b) 4 : 11

(c) 2 : 3

(d) 2 : 5

(e) 3: 4

**Q7. Find the difference in number of students who were placed in at least 4 companies and that of in at least 3 companies in college LPU if its total strength is 850.**

(a) 105

(b) 201

(c) 160

(d) 102

(e) 120

**Q8. Which college records the maximum number of students who were placed in at least 4 companies provided that the strength of students in each college is 1500?**

(a) LPU

(b) GITM

(c) MMU

(d) HCTM

(e) KITM

**Q9. Total number of students placed in 5 companies in KITM is same as that of in HCTM. If 135 students of HCTM were placed in 1 company, then find total strength of KITM.**

(a) 2750

(b) 2680

(c) 2700

(d) 2500

(e) None of these

**Q10. LPU and MMU both has total strength of 1600 students each. Find the average number of students from both college who got placed in at most 2 companies?**

(a) 448

(b) 488

(c) 484

(d) 450

(e) 438