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Quantitative Aptitude Quiz for SBI PO/Clerk Mains 2018

Numerical Ability or Quantitative Aptitude Section is getting complex and convoluted every year. The questions asked in this section are calculative and very time-consuming. One needs to fight tooth and nail to get a desirable score in this section. 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 for SBI PO and SBI Clerk Mains Exam. Not only this, these quizzes will also prove propitious for the upcoming Bank of Baroda Exam. Now, pull up your socks, it’s time for Blood, sweat and tears. This quiz is according to the SBI PO/Clerk Study Mains Preparation Study Plan and with the help of this 25 Days Plan you’ll cover all important topics for Data Interpretation and Analysis section of Mains.

Directions (Q.1-5): Compare the value of 2 quantities given in the question and give answer
(a) if quantity I > quantity II
(b) if quantity I < quantity II
(c) if quantity I ≥ quantity II
(d) if quantity I ≤ quantity II
(e) if quantity I = quantity II or no relation can be established

Q1. Quantity I — cost price of an article having marked price Rs. 400, which when sold at 20% discount still make a gain of  20/3%
Quantity II — cost price of an article which is sold at 14% profit and if cost price and selling price both are Rs. 117 less, the profit would be 9% more.

Q2. Quantity I — the sum of money for which the difference between SI and CI obtained on it in 2 years at 6% per annum compounded annually is Rs. 43.2.
Quantity II — Rs. 12850

Q3. Quantity I — average income of the whole group of 75 people, if average income of the men in the group is Rs. 4200 and that of women is Rs. 4000. (total men: total women = 8: 7)

Quantity II — The average income of 20 people, which decreases by Rs. 150 if a person with income of Rs. 1000 joins them.

Q4. Quantity I — The distance of school from Aman’s house if he reaches school 5 minutes late while walking at 4 km/hr but 10 minutes earlier than scheduled time walking at 5 km/hr.
Quantity II — 5 km

Q5. Quantity I — Product of 2 numbers, whose sum is 17 and sum of the squares of 2 no. is 145.
Quantity II — Sum of 2 numbers, whose product is 1400 and difference between them is 5.

Solutions (1-5):

Q6. 5 men and 3 boys can together cultivate a 23acre field in 4 days and 3 men and 2 boys together can cultivate a 7acre field in 2 days. How many boys will be needed together with 7 men, if they cultivate 45 acres of field in 6 days.
(a) 2
(b) 4
(c) 6
(d) 8
(e) 10

Q7. A pipe can fill a cistern in 12 min and another pipe can fill it in 15 min but a third pipe can empty it in 6 minutes. The first two pipes are kept open for 5 minutes in the beginning and then the third pipe is also opened. Time taken to empty the cistern is:
(a) 38 minutes
(b) 22 minutes
(c) 42 minutes
(d) 45 minutes
(e) 50 minutes

Q8. Buses start from a bus terminal with a speed of 20 km/hr at intervals of 10 minutes. What is the speed of a man coming from the opposite direction towards the bus terminal if he meets the buses at intervals of 8 minutes?
(a) 8 km/hr
(b) 10 km/hr
(c) 7 km/hr
(d) 5 km/hr
(e)12 km/hr

Q9. A train covers certain distance between two places at a uniform speed. If the train moved 10 kmph faster, it would take 2 hours less, and if the train were slower by 10 kmph, it would take 3 hours more than the scheduled time. Find the distance covered by the train.
(a) 300 km
(b) 600 km
(c) 800 km
(d)1200 km
(e)1000 km

Q10. A motorboat travelling at a certain speed, can cover 25 km upstream and 39 km downstream in 8 hours. At the same speed, it can travel 35 km upstream and 52 km downstream in 11 hours. The speed of the stream is:
(a) 2 kmph
(b) 3 kmph
(c) 4 kmph
(d) 5 kmph
(e) 8 kmph

Solutions (6-10):

Directions (11-15): What value should come in the place of question mark (?) in the following questions?
Q11. 3.6 + 36.6 + 3.66 + 0.36 + 3.0 =?
(a) 44.22
(b) 77.22
(c) 74.22
(d) 47.22
(e) 57.22

Q12. 23 × 45 ÷ 15 =?
(a) 69
(b) 65
(c) 63
(d) 71
(e) 81

Q15. 83% of 2350 =?
(a) 1509.5
(b) 1950.5
(c) 1905.5
(d) 1590.5
(e) 1850.5

Solutions (11-15):