# Quantitative Aptitude for IBPS SO Prelims 2017

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS SO 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 SO Prelims and IBPS Clerk Mains are lined up. So, these 15 questions can help you practice three very important topics of Quant Section.

**Q1. A bag contains three black and four red balls. Three balls are chosen randomly. Find the probability that at least one ball is black.**

(a) 4/35

(b) 29/35

(c) 31/35

(d) 33/35

(e) 5/7

**Q2. In how many different ways the letters of the word ‘SHELTER’ can be arranged such that S and R always come at end places?**

(a) 5040

(b) 120

(c) 60

(d) 2520

(e) 240

**Q3. Three men A, B and C working together 8 hours per day can print 900 pages in 20 days. In a day B prints as many pages more than A as C prints as many pages more than B. The number of pages printed by A in 4 hours equal to the number of pages printed by C in 1 hours. How many pages C prints in an hour?**

**Note : working hours for all men is 8 hours only.**

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 3

(d) 4

(e) 5

**Q4. The sum of digits of a two digit number is 1/5 of the difference between the number and the number obtained by interchanging the digits. What definitely is the difference b/w the digits of that number?**

(a) 5

(b) 9

(c) 7

(d) Can’t be determined

(e) None of these

**Q5. The incomes of A, B and C are in the ratio of 7 : 9 : 12 and their expenses are in the ratio of 8 : 9 : 15. If A saves 1/4 of his income, then what is the ratio of their savings respectively?**

(a) 59 : 99 : 69

(b) 56 : 99 : 69

(c) 56 : 99 : 96

(d) 65 : 99 : 69

(e) 65 : 79 : 49

*Directions (6-10): The following questions are accompanied by three statements I or A, II or B and III or C. You have to determine which statement(s) is/are sufficient/necessary to answer the questions and mark your answer accordingly.***Q6. What is the age of the Raghu in his family?**

**I.**Total age of Raghu, his father, his mother & his sister is 90 years.

**II.**Average age of Raghu, his mother and his sister is 18 years and 4 months.

**III.**Average age of his mother and sister is four seventh of his father’s age.

(a) Only I & II

(b) Only I & III

(c) Only II & Ill

(d) All I, II & III

(e) None of these

**Q7. What is the selling price of the T.V. set if no discount is offered?**

**I.**Profit earned was 20%

**II.**Had 10% discount been offered on selling price the profit would have been Rs. 1200.

**III.**Cost price is Rs. 15000.

(a) Any two of the three

(b) Only I & II

(c) Only I I & III

(d) Only II & III

(e) None of these

**Q8. 12 women and 8 children can complete a piece of work in 24 days together. How many days will it take for 12 men and 12 women to complete the same work?**

**A.**2 men can do as work as 3 women and 2 children can do together.

**B.**3 women can do as work as 6 children can do.

**C.**All of them together can complete the entire work in 768/67 days.

(a) Any two of them

(b) Only from A and B

(c) Only C

(d) Either A or B only

(e) No need of any information

**Q9. A train crosses a tunnel in 24 sec. Find out the length of the tunnel.**

**A.**Ratio between the lengths of a platform and the train is 7 : 5.

**B.**The train crosses the platform in 18 sec.

**C.**The speed of the train is 54 km/hr.

(a) Only A and B together

(b) Only B and C together

(c) Only A and C together

(d) Questions can’t be answered even after using all the information

(e) All statements are required

**Q10. What is the marked price of the tv?**

**A.**Shopkeeper gives 15% discount on the tv and he earns a total profit of 20 percent.

**B.**The cost price of a table is 40% less than the cost price of tv.

**C.**By selling the table in Rs.560 a profit of 10 percent is earned.

(a) Only A or B alone

(b) Only B or C alone

(c) Only A and C together

(d) Any two of them together

(e) All statements are necessary.

*Solutions (6-10):*

*Directions (11-15): Study the following data related to the performance of 6 batsmen in IPL 2016 tournament.***Q11. The respective ratio between total number of balls faced by Yusuf Pathan and that of Robbin Uthppa in the tournament is 5 : 8. The total number of runs scored by Yusuf Pathan in the tournament is a**pproximately what percent more than the total runs scored by Robbin Uthappa in

**the tournament**?

(a) 135%

(b) 125%

(c) 121%

(d) 115%

(e) 122%

**Q12. Strike rate of Rishabh Pant is what percent of total runs scored by Robbin Uthppa in the tournament?**

(a) 25%

(b) 20%

(c) 22%

(d) 18%

(e) 27%

**Q13. In the tournament, the total number of balls faced by Rohit Sharma is 64 less than the total number of balls faced by Rishabh Pant. What is the ratio of average run scored by Rohit Sharma to that of Robbin Uthppa in the tournament?**

(a) 21 : 19

(b) 23 : 19

(c) 19 : 26

(d) 26 : 19

(e) None of these

**Q14. In the tournament, the average matches played by each player (given in the table) are 14. The ratio of matches played by Manish Pandey and that by Ab devilliars is 1 : 1. Find the matches played by Manish Pandey is approximately what percent of total matches played by all the six players given in the table?**

(a) 36%

(b) 20%

(c) 24%

(d) 32%

(e) 18%

**Q15. If the average strike rate of all players is 115.5 then what is the strike rate of Yusuf Pathan?**

(a) 115

(b) 117

(c) 121

(d) 123

(e) 113