# Quantitative Aptitude Quiz for SBI PO/CLERK Mains: 14th July 2018

**Dear Students,**

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 (1 – 5): In the following number series only one is wrong. Find out the wrong number.**

**Q1. 32, 34,37,46, 62, 87, 123**

(a)34

(b)37

(c)62

(d)87

(e)46

**Q2. 7,18,40,106,183,282,403**

(a)18

(b)282

(c)40

(d)106

(e)183

**Q3. 850,843,829,808,788,745,703**

(a)843

(b)829

(c)808

(d)788

(e)745

**Q4. 33,321,465,537,573,590,600**

(a)321

(b)465

(c)573

(d)537

(e)590

**Q5. 37,47,52,67,87,112,142**

(a)47

(b)52

(c)67

(d)87

(e)112

**Directions (6-10): Study the following line graph and answer the related question given below.**

**The given graph shows the railway time schedule of an express train X running between city A and city H.**

**A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are the cities through which train runs.**

**a-d→indicates arrival/departure of the train at the city station.**

**Q6. The train begins its onward journey from city A and it is extended to beyond city H to a city M with a speed of 90 km/h due to some unavoidable reason. The train starts its return journey immediately after it reached city M. The train returns with a speed of 90 km/h without any stoppage in between and reaches city A at 2 : 25 am. Find the distance between city H and city M (in km).**

(a) 40 km

(b) 70 km

(c) 90 km

(d) 80 km

(e) 20 km

**Q7. The average speed of the train maintained between two successive stations was maximum between**

(a) A-B

(b) F-E

(c) G-H

(d) F-G

(e) Both (c) and (d)

**Q8. Find the ratio of total stoppage time at the cities in the first half to second half of the total distance of journey.**

(a) 35 : 17

(b) 17 : 35

(c) 15 : 17

(d) 45 :17

(e) 17 : 45

**Q9. Between how many pairs of consecutive stations the speed of train is below the overall average speed of the entire trip?**

(a) 4

(b) 3

(c) 1

(d) 2

(e) 5

**Q10. If the train stops for 30% more time than allotted stoppage time at each city, then approximately at what time it will reach the city H after departing from city A as per schedule?**

(a) 16 : 41

(b) 17 : 03

(c) 16 : 58

(d) 20 : 07

(e) Data insufficient

**Directions (Q.11-13): The following questions are accompanied by three statements A, B and C. You have to determine which statement(s) is/are necessary/sufficient to answer the question.**

**Q11. What is the cost price of a table?**

**A. By selling the table for Rs. 600 instead of Rs. 500, loss per cent decreases by 10%.**

**B. When the cost price of the table increases by 10% and then decreases by 10%, it reduces by Rs.10. C. By selling the table and a chair for Rs. 1500 a net profit of 25% is made.**

(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) Either B alone or A and C together are sufficient

**Q12. A bag contains balls of only three different colours ie, red, yellow and green. 3 balls are drawn randomly. What is the probability that the balls drawn are of three different colours?**

**A. The no. of yellow balls is two more than the no. of red balls.**

**B. The Sum of the no. of yellow and green balls is three times the no. of red balls.**

**C. The ratio of the no. of red balls to that of green balls is 3 : 4.**

(a) A and either B or C

(b) Any two of them

(c) Only A and C together

(d) Question can't be answered even after using all the information

(e) All statements are required

**Q13. A boat takes 2 hours to travel from point A to B in still water. To find out its speed in upstream, which of the following information is/are required?**

**A. Distance between point A and B.**

**B. Time taken to travel downstream from B to A.**

**C. Speed of the stream of water.**

(a) Any two of them are sufficient

(b) Even with all these, the answer cannot be found

(c) Only A and B

(d) Only A and C

(e) None of these

**Q14. In a will, signed by a man for his 2 sons, Rs 18750 is divided and deposited in bank at 5% pa S.I in such a way that his two sons of 12 and 14 years of age receives same money when they attain maturity at 18 years age. Find the sum allotted at present to each son.**

(a) Rs 9000, Rs 9750

(b) Rs 8000, Rs 1750

(c) Rs 9500, Rs 9250

(d)Rs. 10000, Rs. 8750

(e) None of these

**Q15. A tank is to be filled with water through five pipes. The first pipe can fill it in 40 minutes; the second, the third and the fourth together can fill it in 10 minutes; the second, the third and the fifth fill it in 20 minutes; the fourth and the fifth together in 30 minutes. In what time will the tank be filled if all the five pipes work simultaneously?**

(a) 17/5 minutes

(b) 31/4 minutes

(c) 60/7 minutes

(d) 57/7 minutes

(e) None of these