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Quantitative Aptitude Questions for Syndicate Bank PO

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 Syndicate Bank PO and IBPS Clerk Mains are lined up. So, these 15 questions can help you practice three very important topics of Quant Section.

Q1. Two workers A and B working together completed a job in 5 days. If A had worked twice as efficiently as he actually did, the work would have been completed in 3 days. To complete the job alone, A would require

Q2. A, B and C can complete a piece of work in 10, 12 and 15 days respectively. A left the work 5 days before the work was completed and B left 2 days after A had left. Number of days required to complete the whole work was:

Q3. A shopkeeper buys 288 items at 90 paise each. But later he realized that 125/9% of the total items are defected and could not be sold. He sells the remaining at Rs. 1.2 each. What is his overall gain percentage?

Q4. Hari and Ravi started a race from opposite ends of the pool. After a minute and a half, they passed each other in the centre of the pool. If they lost no time in turning and maintained their respective speeds, how many minutes after starting did they pass each other the second time?

Q5. A person bought two clocks. The cost price of one of them exceeds the cost price of the other by 1/4th. He sold the dearer one at a gain of 10% and the other at a gain of 7.5% and thus got Rs. 98 in all as profit. Find the cost price of the cheaper one.
(a) Rs.440
(b) Rs. 490
(c) Rs. 430
(d) Rs. 460
(e) Rs. 500

Solutions (1-5):

Directions (Q6-10): Study the table and answer the given questions.

Data related to Human Resource Dept. of a multinational company (X) which has 145 offices across 8 countries.

Q6. The number of male post graduate employees in country H is 1800. If number of female post graduates in the same country increases by 50% in the next year, what % of female employees in that particular country is post graduate? (Given that all other data remain same)
(a) 76.8%
(b) 74%
(c) 92.5%
(d) 90%
(e) 80%

Q7. In which country, is the percentage of women employees to number of employees (both male & female) is ranked third lowest?
(a) E
(b) B
(c) H
(d) F
(e) A

Q8. What is the ratio between total number of male employees in countries B and H together and total number of post graduate employees in same countries?
(a) 76 : 65
(b) 86 : 85
(c) 75 : 76
(d) 65 : 76
(e) 12 : 33

Q9. What is the difference between average number of post graduate employees in countries A, B and D together and average number of post graduate employees in countries F, G and H together?
(a) 294
(b) 282
(c) 284
(d) 280
(e) 200

Q10. Which country has the 2nd highest number of average employees per office?
(a) D
(b) H
(c) G
(d) A
(e) F

Solutions (6-10):

Directions (Q11-15): Find out the approximate value which should replace the question mark (?) in the following questions. (You are not expected to find out the exact value)

Q11. 447.75 ÷ 28 × 4.99 = ?
(a) 60
(b) 70
(c) 72
(d) 80
(e) 75

Q12. 1679 ÷ 14.95 × 5.02 = ?
(a) 540
(b) 525
(c) 545
(d) 560
(e) 520

Q13. 5237.897 – 6629.010 + 7153.999 – 2205.102 = ?
(a) 6340
(b) 4688
(c) 5240
(d) 3558
(e) 6290

Q14. 459% of 849.947 + 266.5% of 6284.012 – 1486.002 = ?
(a) 20330
(b) 12640
(c) 15000
(d) 22160
(e) 19140

Q15. (9321 + 5406 + 1001) ÷ (498 + 929 + 660) = ?
(a) 13.5
(b) 4.5
(c) 16.5
(d) 7.5
(e) 10.5

Solutions (11-15):