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

*Directions (1-5): Answer the following questions using the table.*

**Q1. Find the ratio of distance covered by A to that of B.**

(a) 25 : 48

(b) 48 : 25

(c) 36 : 31

(d) 31 : 36

(e) None of these

**Q2. By how much percent C increase his speed,So that he covers the same distance in 45 min.**

(a) 100/3 %

(b) 25%

(c) 30%

(d) 40%

(e) 45%

**Q3. Find the ratio of distances covered by all of them.**

(a) 25 : 48 : 18

(b) 18 : 25 : 48

(c) 48 : 25 : 18

(d) 25 : 30 : 31

(e) None of these

**Q4. Speed of A is how much percent more than C.**

(a) 100/9%

(b) 12.5%

(c) 15%

(d) 100/11%

(e) 10%

**Q5. If speed of B is reduced by 15%, by how much percent the time will increase to cover same distance?**

(a) 17.5%

(b) 20%

(c) 25%

(d) 15%

(e) None of these

*Solutions (1-5):***Q6. If the length and breadth of a rectangle is increased by 10% and 20% respectively. Find the overall change in its area.**

(a) 28%

(b) 32%

(c) 36%

(d) 40%

(e) 25%

**Q7. If the radius of a semicircle is increased by 20%,what will be increment in its area?**

(a) 20%

(b) 40%

(c) 44%

(d) 50%

(e) 45%

**Q8. If the price of a commodity is increased by 18% then by how much percent one should decrease his consumption in order to keep expenditure same as previous?**

(a) 900/59%

(b) 800/59%

(c) 700/59%

(d) 600/49%

(e) 100/9%

**Q9. Find the ratio of ages of A and B after 15 yrs. If the ratio between the present ages of A to B is 2 : 3 and after 5 years is 3 : 4.**

(a) 5 : 6

(b) 6 : 5

(c) 3 : 4

(d) 4 : 3

(e) 2 : 1

**Q10. In what ratio, the shopkeeper should mix water in pure milk so that he can get a profit of 16.66% after selling this mixture of water and milk?**

(a) 1 : 7

(b) 1 : 8

(c) 1 : 9

(d) 1 : 6

(e) 1 : 5

*Solutions (6-10):*

*Directions (11-15): Find the missing term in the following number series.***Q11. 100, 80, 60, 99, 79, 59, 98, ?**

(a) 77

(b) 78

(c) 79

(d) 80

(e) 81

**Q12. 1, 1, 2, 6, 24, 120, 720, ?**

(a) 4050

(b) 5060

(c) 5040

(d) 6050

(e) 4455

**Q13. 0, 1, 4, 9, 16, 25, ?**

(a) 49

(b) 64

(c) 81

(d) 36

(e) None of these

**Q14. 1296, 1444, 1600, 1764, ?**

(a) 1936

(b) 1986

(c) 1996

(d) 1946

(e) None of these

**Q15. 1728, 1331, 1000, 729, ?**

(a) 1024

(b) 512

(c) 128

(d) 216

(e) 343