# Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS Clerk Prelims 2017

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS Clerk Pre 2017**

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

**Q1. If the compound interest accrued on an amount of Rs. 12,500 in 2 yr is Rs. 15,625, what is the rate of interest per cent per annum?**

(a) 60

(b) 45

(c) 50

(d) 40

(e) None of these

**Q2. In how many different ways can 5 boys and 4 girls be arranged in a row such that all the boys stand together and all the girls stand together?**

(a) 7,500

(b) 5,760

(c) 5,670

(d) 7,560

(e) None of these

**Q3. The average of the ages of 4 friends is 24. Even if the age of the 5th friends is added the average remains 24. What is the age of the 5th friend?**

(a) 23 yr

(b) 21 yr

(c) 24 yr

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**Q4. 9 men working for 8 h a day complete a piece of work in 15 days. In how many days can 6 men working for 15 h a day complete the same piece of work?**

(a) 21

(b) 12

(c) 14

(d) 20

(e) None of these

**Q5. The total area of a circle and a rectangle is equal to 586 sq cm. The diameter of the circle is 14 cm. What is the sum of the circumference of the circle and the perimeter of the rectangle if the length of the rectangle is 24 cm?**

(a) 128 cm

(b) 130 cm

(c) 134 cm

(d) 132 cm

(e) None of these

*Solutions (1-5):***Q6. The simple interest accrued on a sum of certain principal is Rs. 5,400 in 3 yr at the rate of 18% per annum. What would be the compound interest accrued on that principal at the rate of 10% per annum in 2 yrs.?**

(a) Rs. 2,000

(b) Rs. 2,150

(c) Rs. 1,800

(d) Rs. 2,100

(e) None of these

**Q7. If the numerator of a fraction is increased by 250% and the denominator is increased by 150%. The resultant fraction is what percent of original fraction?**

(a) 142%

(b) 135%

(c) 140%

(d) 130%

(e) None of these

**Q8. One of the angles of a quadrilateral is twice the smaller angle of a rhombus. The respective ratio between the adjacent angles of the rhombus is 5 : 4. Remaining three angles of the quadrilateral are in the ratio 13 : 17 : 10 respectively. What is the sum of the second largest and the smallest angles of the quadrilateral?**

(a) 155°

(b) 125°

(c) 135°

(d) 140°

(e) None of these

**Q9. An urn contains 4 coins of one rupee and 3 coin of two rupee . If three coins are picked at random, what is the probability that two are of one rupee and one is of two rupee coin?**

(a) 13/35

(b) 19/35

(c) 17/35

(d) 18/35

(e) None of these

**Q10. The sum of five numbers is 924. The average of first two numbers is 201.5 and the average of last two numbers is 196. What is the third number?**

(a) 133

(b) 129

(c) 122

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

*Solutions (6-10):*

*Directions (11 – 15): What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions?*

**Q11. 205% of 3850 – 105% of 2640 = ?**

(a) 4218.5

(b) 5120.5

(c) 4448.5

(d) 4628.5

(e) None of these

**Q12. 4527+ 785 + 968 – ? = 4560**

(a) 1,720

(b) 1,700

(c) 1,675

(d) 1,800

(e) None of these

**Q13. 27.4 × 3 + 5.4 – 57.6 = ? + 14.8**

(a) 15.7

(b) 12.6

(c) 14.8

(d) 15.2

(e) None of these

**Q14. 7.53 + 6.32 + 0.54 + 41.47 + 345 = ?**

(a) 397.27

(b) 419.57

(c) 400.86

(d) 406.67

(e) None of these