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Quantitative Aptitude Questions for Syndicate and Canara Bank PO

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 night quiz on Quantitative Aptitude to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

Directions (1-5): Study the following table carefully to answer the questions that follow–

Q1. If the profit earned by Company R in the year 2008 was Rs. 18.9 lakhs, what was the income in that year?
(a) Rs. 303.7 lakhs
(b) Rs. 264.5 lakhs
(c) Rs. 329.4 lakhs
(d) Rs. 228.9 lakhs
(e) Rs. 229.8 lakhs

Q2. What is the percentage rise in profit of Company T in year 2009 from the year 2004?
(a) 40 %
(b) 35 %
(c) 26 %
(d) 48 %
(e) 42 %

Q3. If the profit earned by Company P in the year 2007 was Rs. 2.1 lakhs, what was the expenditure in that year?
(a) Rs. 30 lakhs
(b) Rs. 15 lakhs
(c) Rs. 23 lakhs
(d) Rs. 27 lakhs
(e) Rs. 32 lakhs

Q4. What was the average of percentage value of profit of Company S over all the years together?
(a) 13.5
(b) 11
(c) 12
(d) 14
(e) 12.5

Q5. What is the difference between the per cent value of profit earned by Company Q in the year 2005 and the average of percentage value of profit earned by the remaining Companies together in that year?
(a) 4
(b) 2
(c) 1
(d) 3
(e) 5

Solutions (1-5):

Q6. The ratio of the age of a man and his wife is 4 : 3. After 4 years this ratio will be 9 : 7. If at the time of the marriage, the ratio was 5 : 3, then how many years ago they were married?
(a) 12 yrs
(b) 8 yrs
(c) 10 yrs
(d) 15 yrs
(e) 14 yrs

Q7. Tea worth Rs. 126 per kg and Rs. 135 per kg are mixed with a third variety in the ratio 1 :  1 : 2 respectively . If the mixture is worth Rs. 153 per kg, then the price of third variety per kg will be
(a) Rs. 169.50
(b) Rs. 170
(c) Rs. 175.50
(d) Rs. 180
(e) Rs. 170.50

Q8. 12 men take 36 days to do a work while 12 women complete 3/4th of the same work in 36 days. In how many days 10 men and 8 women together will complete the same work ?
(a) 6 days
(b) 27 days
(c) 12 days
(e) None of these

Q9. A train can travel 20% faster than a bus. Both start from the point A at the same time and reach point B 75 km away from A at the same time. On the way, however, the train lost about 12.5 minutes while stopping at the stations. Find the speed of the bus in km/hr.
(a) 50 km/hr
(b) 55 km/hr
(c) 60 km/hr
(d) 65 km/hr
(e) 64 km/hr

Q10. A and B started a business with the investments in the ratio of 5 : 3 respectively. After 6 months from the start of the business, C joined them and the respective ratio between the investments of B and C was 2 : 3. If the annual profit earned by them was Rs. 12,300, what was the difference between B’s share and C’s share in the profit ?
(a) Rs. 900
(b) Rs. 800
(c) Rs. 600
(d) Rs. 400
(e) Rs. 700

Solutions (6-10):

Directions (11-15): In each of these questions, two equations are given. You have to solve these equations and find out the values of x and y and give answer
(a) if x < y
(b) if x > y
(c) if x ≤ y
(d) if x ≥ y
(e) if x = y or no relation can be established
Solutions (11-15):