Dear Students,

Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS Clerk Exam

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 Clerk Prelims are lined up. So, these 15 questions can help you practice three very important topics of Quant Section.

Directions (1-5): 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).

Q1. 8,24,799 × 299 = ? × 80,000
(a) 3040
(b) 4080
(c) 3090
(d) 3045
(e) 3010

Q3. 673.966 + 73.9791 × 34.981 – 1454.971 = ?
(a) 1880
(b) 1810
(c) 1740
(d) 1725
(e) 2120

Q4. (57% of 1650.02 – 32% of 1124.98) ÷ 124.97 = ?
(a) 11
(b) 5
(c) 1
(d) 13
(e) 15

Q5. (532679 + 369321) ÷ (7854 – 7629) = ?
(a) 4008
(b) 4020
(c) 4108
(d) 4206
(e) 125

Solutions (1-5):

Directions (6-10): Find the wrong term in following number series.

Q6. 133.5,     154,     195,     256.5,     338.5,     445
(a) 154
(b) 445
(c) 195
(d) 256.5
(e) 238.5

Q7. 68,     130,     222,     336,     520,     720
(a) 68
(b) 130
(c) 222
(d) 336
(e) 720

Q8. 2,     121,     15,     82,     47,     56,     80,     43
(a) 121
(b) 15
(c) 82
(d) 47
(e) 45

Q9. 670,     736,     792,     850,     890,     972
(a) 736
(b) 792
(c) 890
(d) 670
(e) 850

Q10. 2885,     2821,     2605,     2093,     1102,     –635
(a) 2605
(b) 1102
(c) 2821
(d) 2093
(e) – 635

Solutions (6-10):

Q11. A hollow spherical shell is made of metal of density 5.4 g/cm3, If its internal and external radii are 10 cm and 12 cm respectively, find the weight of the shell (approximately)
(a) 15.24 kg
(b) 12.84 kg
(c) 14.64 kg
(d) 16.5 kg
(e) None of these

Q12.Two pipes can fill a cistern in 16 and 24 hours respectively. The pipes are opened simultaneously and it is found that due to leakage in the bottom of the cistern, it takes 144 minutes extra for the cistern to be filled up. When the cistern is full, in what time will the leak empty it?
(a) 44 hr
(b) 48 hr
(c) 40 hr
(d) 52 hr
(e) None of these

Q13. The ratio between the speed of a train and a car is 11 : 6 respectively. Also, a bus covered a distance of 680 kms in 17 hours. The speed of the bus is five–elevenths the speed of the train. How much distance will the car cover in 6 hours?
(a) 250 kms.
(b) 280 kms.
(c) 260 kms.
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) 288 kms.

Q14. The wheat sold by a grocer contained 25% low quality wheat. What quantity of pure quality wheat should be added to 240 kg of given low qualitywheat so that the percentage of low quality wheat becomes 15%?
(a) 185 kg
(b) 150 kg
(c) 135 kg
(d) 160 kg
(e) None of these

Q15. Train-A crosses a stationary train B in 21 seconds and another Train-C crosses atunnel in 28 seconds. If the length of the trains A and C be 220 m and 140 m respectively and ratio of their speeds be 4:3 then what is the difference between length of tunnel and length of train B?
(a) 80 m
(b) 85m
(c) 90 m
(d) cannot be determined
(e) None of these

Solutions (11-15):