# Most Important Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS PO Mains and Clerk Prelims 2017

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS PO Mains**

Quantitative Aptitude is a very important section you must prepare if you are aiming for a job in Bank or Insurance sector. These two weeks are very important as IBPS PO and Clerk Mains are lined up. So, these 15 questions can help you practice three very important topics of Quant Section.

*Direction (1-5): Study the following table to answer the given questions:*

**Centre wise and post-wise number of candidates**

**Q1. The total number of field officers in all the cities is what percent of total no. of officers in all the cities?**

(a) 7.2%

(b) 8%

(c) 6.9%

(d) 9%

(e) 6.5%

**Q2. What is ratio of total number of specialist in Mumbai, Kolkata & Chennai together to the total no. of field officer at all the centres?**

(a) 118 : 81

(b) 5 : 4

(c) 81 : 118

(d) 18 : 81

(e) 11 : 8

**Q3. In Chennai the number of clerks is approximately how much percent more than that of officers?**

(a) 56.65

(b) 48.01

(c) 65

(d) 55.55

(e) 53.45

**Q4. Which centre has highest number of candidates?**

(a) Kolkata

(b) Delhi

(c) Mumbai

(d) Chennai

(e) Lucknow

**Q5. What is difference between total no. of supervisor and clerk?**

(a) 42760

(b) 42600

(c) 42800

(d) 41900

(e) 41590

*Solutions (1-5):***Q6. The compound interest earned by Suresh on a certain amount at the end of two years at the rate of 8 p.c.p.a was Rs. 1,414.4. What was the total amount that Suresh got back at the end of two years in the form of principal plus interest earned?**

(a) Rs. 9,414.4

(b) Rs. 9,914.4

(c) Rs. 9,014.4

(d) Rs. 8,914.4

(e) None of these

**Q7. A sum of money becomes eight times in 3 yr, if the rate is compounded annually. In how much time the same amount at the same compound interest rate will become sixteen times?**

(a) 6 yr

(b) 4 yr

(c) 8 yr

(d) 5 yr

(e) None of these

**Q8. A shopkeeper gave an additional 20 per cent concession on the reduced price after giving 30 per cent standard concession on an article. If Arun bought that article for Rs. 1120, what was the original price?**

(a) Rs. 3000

(b) Rs. 2400

(c) Rs. 2400

(d) Rs. 2000

(e) None of these

**Q9. A dealer sold a radio at a loss of 2.5%. Had he sold it for Rs 100 more, he would have gained 7.5%. For what value should he sell it in order to gain 12.5%?**

(a) Rs. 1120

(b) Rs. 1150

(c) Rs. 1125

(d) Rs. 1225

(e) None of these

**Q10. A can complete a piece of work in 4 days. B takes double the time taken by A, while C takes double the time to that of B, and D takes double than that of C to complete the same task. They are paired in groups of two each. One pair takes two-thirds the time needed by the second pair to complete the work. Which will be the first pair?**

(a) B and C

(b) A and B

(c) C and D

(d) A and D

(e) None of these

*Solutions (6-10):*

*Direction (11-15): What approximate value will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following question?*

*Solutions (11-15):*