# Quantitative Aptitude for SBI PO Prelims: 25th April 2018

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude For SBI PO**

**Exam 2018**

**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.

**Direction (1-5): The following Bar-graph shows the number of Banking and SSC test booklets sold by Bankersadda in five different Cities of India. The table shows the percentage of sellings of these booklets in there five different cites by online and offline mode.**

**Note: No booklet remains unsold in any city.**

**Q1. Total no. of banking test booklets sold online in cities Delhi and Patna together is what percent more or less than the total no. of SSC booklets sold online in these cities together?**

**Q2. If 25% and 40% profits are earned on total SSC booklets sold online and Banking booklets sold online respectively in Hissar then find the total selling price obtained from online selling of the two types of books from city Hissar. It is given that cost price of one banking test booklet is Rs. 150 and cost price of one SSC Booklet is Rs. 120? (in lakh rupee)**

(a) 78

(b) 73

(c) 67.5

(d) 57.5

(e) 63.5

**Q3. The average of online selling of Banking booklets in city Delhi, Patna and Jaipur together is what percent of average of online selling of SSC booklets in there cities together?**

**Q4. What is difference between total no. of Banking booklets sold offline in all of the five cities and total no. of SSC booklets sold offline in all the five cities together (in thousand)**

(a) 8.5

(b) 7.75

(c) 4.25

(d) 3.25

(e) 3.75

**Q5. Total Banking booklets sold in Hissar and Varanasi together is what percent more or less than the total no. of SSC booklets sold in Patna and Jaipur together?**

(a) 15% more

(b) 15% less

(c) 25% less

(d) 25% more

(e) 20% more

**Solutions (1-5):****Q6. There were 11 students in a hostel. If the number of students increased by 4, the expenses of the mess increased by Rs. 45 per day while the average expenditure per head diminished by Rs. 13. Find the original expenditure of the mess.**

(a) 555

(b) 440

(c) 660

(d) 550

(e) 750

**Q7. The area of a rectangle gets reduced by 9 m2, if its length is reduced by 5m and breath increased by 3m. If we increase the length by 3m and breath by 2m, the area is increased by 67m2. The length of the rectangle is:**

(a) 17

(b) 9

(c) 18

(d) 11

(e) 13

**Q8. A father left a will of Rs. 68000 to be divided between his two sons aged 10 years and 12 years such that they may get equal amount when each attains the age of 18 years If the money is reckoned at 10% per annum Find how much younger and elder son get at the time of the will respectively?**

(a) Rs. 30000, Rs. 38000

(b) Rs. 28000, Rs. 40000

(c) Rs. 32000, Rs. 36000

(d) Rs. 34000, Rs. 34000

(e) None of these

**Q9. In a certain examination, the number of those who passed was 4 time the number of those who failed. If there has been35 fewer candidates and 9 more had failed, the ratio of passed and failed candidates would have been 2 : 1, then the total number candidates was:**

(a) 135

(b) 155

(c) 145

(d) 150

(e) 250

**Q10. Manish started a business by investing Rs. 2700. After something, Birendra Joined him by investing Rs. 2025. At the end of one year, the profit was divided in the ratio 2 :1. After how many months did Birendra join the business?**

(a) 3 months

(b) 4 months

(c) 6 months

(d) 8 months

(e) 10 months

**Directions (11-15): what should come in place of question mark (?) in the following number series?**

**Q11. 36, 20, ?, 8, 6, 5**

(a) 10

(b) 12

(c) 14

(d) 16

(e) None of these

**Q12. 748, 737, 715, 682, 638, ?**

(a) 594

(b) 572

(c) 581

(d) 563

(e) None of these

**Q13. 7 16 141 190 919 (?)**

(a) 1029

(b) 1019

(c) 1020

(d) 1030

(e) None of these

**Q14. 36 18 27 67.5 236.25 ?**

(a) 1025.25

(b) 1112.25

(c) 1432.5

(d) 1063.125

(e) None of these

**Q15. 24 536 487 703 678 ?**

(a) 768

(b) 748

(c) 764

(d) 742

(e) None of these