# Night Class: Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS PO and Clerk 2017

**Dear Readers,**

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

**Q1. A square and an equilateral triangle have the same perimeter. If the diagonal of the square is 12√2 cm, then the area of the triangle is:**

(a) 64√2cm square

(b) 16√3cm square

(c) 64√3cm square

(d) 62√3cm square

(e) None of these

**Q2. The average temperature from Monday to Thursday is 48°C and from Tuesday to Friday is 52°C. If the temperature on Monday is 42°C, what was it on Friday?**

(a) 55°C

(b) 52°C

(c) 58°C

(d) 51°C

(e) None of these

**Q3. A person bought two tables for Rs. 2200. He sells one at 5% loss and the other at 6% profit and thus, on the whole, he neither gains nor loses. Find the cost price of each table.**

(a) Rs. 1500, Rs. 700

(b) Rs. 2000, Rs. 200

(c) Rs. 1200, Rs. 1000

(d) Rs. 1100, Rs. 1100

(e) None of these

**Q4. The average age of 24 students and the class teacher is 16 years. If the class teacher’s age is excluded, the average reduces by one year. What is the age of the class teacher?**

(a) 50 years

(b) 45 years

(c) 40 years

(d) Data inadequate

(e) None of these

**Q5. The number of ways in which a committee of 5 can be chosen from 10 candidates so as to exclude the youngest if it includes the oldest is:**

(a) 178

(b) 196

(c) 292

(d) 268

(e) None of these

*Solutions (1-5):**Directions (6-10): What should come in place of the question mark (?) in following number series problems?*
Q6. 170,120,50,24,10,?

(a) 2

(b) 4

(c) 0

(d) 3

(e) 1

**Q7. 829,918,839,908,849,?**

(a) 879

(b) 898

(c) 889

(d) 890

(e) 892

**Q8. 77,81,95,125,177,?**

(a) 279

(b) 288

(c) 257

(d) 207

(e) 238

**Q9. 11,14,33,28,99,?,297,112**

(a) 64

(b) 62

(c) 52

(d) 65

(e) 56

**Q10. 980, 484, 236, 112, 50, ?, 3.5**

(a) 18

(b) 21

(c) 19

(d) 7

(e) 27

*Solutions (6-10):***Q11. 8743 + 486 ÷ 18 × 148 = ?**

(a) 13729

(b) 12739

(c) 12729

(d) 13279

(e) None of these

**Q12. 6348 + 8515 – 695 - ? = 4312 + 2162**

(a) 7394

(b) 7943

(c) 7439

(d) 7434

(e) 7694

**Q13. 18.6 × 3 + 7.2 – 16.5 = ? + 21.7**

(a) 35.7

(b) 21.6

(c) 24.8

(d) 27.6

(e) None of these

**Q14. 56% of 225 + 20% of 150 = ? – 109**

(a) 149

(b) 103

(c) 253

(d) 247

(e) None of these

**Q15. 80% of 650 – 25 % of ? = 60% of 440**

(a) 1210

(b) 1024

(c) 1035

(d) 1004