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.

Q1. A sum of amount at r% compound interest doubles in 3 years. In 9 years it will be k times of the original principal. What is the value of k?
(a) 10
(b) 9
(c) 6
(d) 8
(e) None of these

Q2. The batting average for 40 innings of a cricket player is 52 runs. His highest score exceeds his lowest score by 164 runs. If these two innings are excluded, the average of the remaining 38 innings is 49 runs. The highest score of the player of
(a) 195 runs
(b) 190 runs
(c) 192 runs
(d) 191 runs
(e) None of these

Q3. 15 years hence, A will be twice as old as B, but five years ago A was 4 times as old as B. Find the difference of their present ages.
(a) 20
(b) 25
(c) 30
(d) 35
(e) None of these

Q4. Two years ago, A was four times as old as B. 8 years hence, A’s age will exceed B’s age by 12 years. The ratio of the present ages of A and B is
(a) 5:3
(b) 3:2
(c) 2:1
(d) 3:1
(e) None of these

Q5. Tap A fills a tank in 20 minutes while C empties it at 1/3rd the rate at which A fills it. At 12 : 00 noon, A and C are simultaneously started and when the tank is 50% full, tap A is turned off. At what time will the tank be empty?
(a) 12 : 35 pm
(b) 12 : 45 pm
(c) 12 : 30 pm
(d) 12 : 55 pm
(e) None of these

Solutions (1-5):

Direction (6-10): What approximate value will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following question?

Q6. 12.13% of 935.81 + 1498% of 25.85 = ?
(a) 510
(b) 500
(c) 495
(d) 480
(e) 475

Q7. 21.0091 – 6.085 + 13.24 = (3.5 + ?) × 2
(a) 24.5
(b) 15.5
(c) 6.5
(d) 20.5
(e) 10.5

Q8. 1010 ÷ 36 + 187 × 20.05 = ?
(a) 3650
(b) 3770
(c) 3825
(d) 3800
(e) 3700

Q9. 158.004 × 4.06 + 20.12% of 849.86 + ? = 950.93
(a) 350
(b) 480
(c) 280
(d) 250
(e) 150

Q10. 73.99% of 1299 + 9.98% of 1899 = ?
(a) 1250
(b) 1230
(c) 1150
(d) 1180
(e) 1200

Solutions (6-10):

Directions (Q.11-15): What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following number series?

Q11. 6, 9, 18, 45, 135, ?
(a) 470
(b) 472.5
(c) 493.75
(d) 476.5
(e) 439

Q12. 66, 35, 72, 38, 78, ?
(a) 39
(b) 158
(c) 37
(d) 41
(e) 40

Q13. 29, 33, 60, 76, 201, ?
(a) 391
(b) 139
(c) 237
(d) 211
(e) 229

Q14. 5, 7.25, 13.5, 25.75   46, ?
(a) 70.25
(b) 71.25
(c) 73.25
(d) 75.25
(e) 76.25

Q15. 138, 269, 532, 1059, 2114, ?
(a) 4405
(b) 4025
(c) 4252
(d) 4225
(e) 4325

Solutions (11-15):