Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS PO Prelims Exam: 23rd September 2018

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Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS PO Prelims Exam: 22nd September 2018

Numerical Ability or Quantitative Aptitude Section has given heebie-jeebies to the aspirants when they appear for a banking examination. As the level of every other section is only getting complex and convoluted, there is no doubt that this section, too, makes your blood run cold. The questions asked in this section are calculative and very time-consuming. But once dealt with proper strategy, speed, and accuracy, this section can get you the maximum marks in the examination. Following is the Quantitative Aptitude quiz to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

Directions (1-5): What should come in place of question mark (?) in following number series?

Q1. 4, 18, 48, 100, 180, 294, ?
(a) 448
(b) 424
(c) 436
(d) 460
(e) 440

Q2. 30, 46, 78, 126, 190, 270, ?
(a) 356
(b) 366
(c) 382
(d) 398
(e) 328

Q3. 380, 465, 557, 656, 762, ?, 995
(a) 855
(b) 915
(c) 875
(d) 895
(e) 890

Q4. 12, 12, 18, 45, 180, 1080, ?
(a) 9285
(b) 9530
(c) 9170
(d) 9180
(e) 9810

Q5.  ?, 61, 211, 505, 991, 1717
(a) 6
(b) 5
(c) 8
(d) 7
(e) 9

Directions (6-10): Simplify the following questions.

Q6. 12.25 × ? × 21.6 = 3545.64 
(a) 14.8
(b) 12.6
(c) 15.8
(d) 13.4
(e) 11.4

Q7. 15.5% of 646 + 24.5% of 298 = ?
(a) 184.22
(b) 173.14
(c) 168.26
(d) 137.41
(e) 183.14

Q8. 534.596 + 61.472 – 496.708 = ? + 27.271
(a) 126.631
(b) 72.089
(c) 62.069
(d) 132.788
(e) 82.089

Q9. 16 × 12 – 672 ÷ 21 = ? – 211
(a) 381
(b) 347
(c) 371
(d) 311
(e) 391

Q10. 515.15 – 15.51 – 1.51 – 5.11 – 1.11 =?
(a) 491.91
(b) 419.91
(c) 499.19
(d) 411.19
(e) 391.91

Directions (11-15): In each of the following questions two equations are given. Solve the equations and give answer—
(a) If x<y
(b) If x≤y
(c) x=y or relationship between x and y cannot be established. 
(d) If x≥y 
(e) If x>y 

Q11. 

Q12.
Q13.
Q14.
Q15.



Solutions


S2. Ans.(b)
Sol. +16, +32, +48, +64, +80….
so, ? = 270 + 96 = 366


S4. Ans.(d)
Sol. ×1, ×1.5, ×2.5, ×4………
so, ? = 1080 × 8.5 = 9180





S8. Ans.(b)
Sol.  ? = 72.089

S9. Ans.(c)
Sol.  ? = 192 – 32 + 211
   = 371

S10. Ans.(a)
Sol.    ? = 491.91