# Quantitative Aptitude for Syndicate Bank PO 2018

**Dear Students,**

**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 night quiz on Quantitative Aptitude to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

**Q1. The ratio of milk and water in mixture of four containers are 5 : 3, 2 : 1, 3 : 2 and 7 : 4 respectively in which container is the quantity of milk relative to water is minimum ?**

(a) first

(b) second

(c) third

(d) fourth

(e) first and third both

**Q2. The ratio of the quantities of an acid and water in a mixture is 1 : 3. If 5 litres of Acid is further added to the mixture, the new ratio becomes 1 : 2. The quantity of new mixture in litres is**

(a) 32

(b) 40

(c) 42

(d) 45

(e) 50

**Q3. The ratio of water and wine in two different containers is 2 : 3 and 4 : 5 respectively. In what ratio we are required to mix the mixture of two containers in order to get the new mixture in which the ratio of wine and water be 7 : 5?**

(a) 7 : 3

(b) 5 : 3

(c) 8 : 5

(d) 2 : 7

(e) 3 : 5

**Q4. In what ratio should two qualities of coffee powder having the rates of Rs. 47 per kg and Rs. 32 per kg be mixed in order to get a mixture that would have a rate of Rs. 37 per kg?**

(a) 1 : 2

(b) 4 : 1

(c) 1 : 3

(d) 3 : 1

(e) 1 : 4

**Q5. There are two kinds of alloys of tin and coper. The first alloy contains tin and copper such that 93.33% of it is tin. In the second alloy there is 86.66% tin. What weight of the first alloy should be mixed with some weight of the second alloy so as to make a 50 kg mass containing 90% of tin?**

(a) 15 kg

(b) 30 kg

(c) 20 kg

(d) 25 kg

(e) 24 kg

*Solutions (1-5):***Q6. A pipe can fill a tank in 15 minutes and another pipe in 10 minutes. A third pipe can empty the tank in 5 minutes. The first two pipes are kept open for 4 minutes in the beginning and then the third pipe is also opened. In what time will the tank be emptied?**

(a) 3 min

(b) 5 min

(c) 2 min

(d) Data inadequate

(e) None of these

**Q7. A tap can fill a tank in 16 minutes and another can empty it in 8 minutes. If the tank is already ½ full and both the taps are opened together, will the tank be filled or emptied ? How long will it take before the tank is either filled or emptied completely as the case may be?**

(a) Emptied ; 16 min

(b) Filled ; 8 min

(c) Emptied ; 8 min

(d) Filled; 12 min

(e) None of these

**Q8. A and B can finish a job in 10 days while B and C can do it in 18 days. A started the job, worked for 5 days then B worked for 10 days and the remaining job was finished by C in 15 days. In how many days could C alone have finished the whole job?**

(a) 30

(b) 15

(c) 45

(d) 24

(e) 54

**Q9. Arun ordered 15 chapattis, 4 plates of rice, 6 plates of mixed vegetables and 5 ice-cream cups. The cost of one chapatti Rs. 5, one plate of rice is Rs. 50, one plate of mixed vegetables is Rs. 75 and one ice-cream cup is Rs. 20. How much amount did Arun pay to the cashier?**

(a) Rs. 850

(b) Rs 795

(c) Rs 825

(d) Rs 750

(e) Rs. 975

**Q10. In an exam Ritiz scored 52 percent marks, Sunil scored 64 percent marks and Ravi scored 74 percent of marks. The maximum marks of the exam are 750. What are the average marks scored by all the three boys together?**

(a) 475

(b) 485

(c) 450

(d) 490

(e) 540

*Solutions (6-10):**Directions (Q.11-15): What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following number series?***Q11. 3, 52, 88, 113, 129, ?**

(a) 148

(b) 142

(c) 133

(d) 145

(e) 138

**Q12. 2, 3, 8, ?, 112, 565**

(a) 36

(b) 14

(c) 27

(d) 45

(e) 54

**Q13. 6, 4, 8, 23, ?, 385.25**

(a) 84.5

(b) 73

(c) 78.5

(d) 82

(e) 86

**Q14. 8, 64, 216, 512, ?, 1728**

(a) 729

(b) 1331

(c) 684

(d) 1000

(e) 1004

**Q15. 1, 1, 2, 6, 24, 120, 720, ?**

(a) 4050

(b) 5060

(c) 5040

(d) 6050

(e) 4455