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

Q1. A boat which has a speed of 5 km/hr in still water cover 1km upstream path in 15 minutes. How much distance it could cover in 1 hour 45 minutes in downstream:
(a) 7 km
(b) 3 km
(c) 4 km
(d) 10 km
(e) 10.5 km

Q2. A jar full of whisky contains 40% alcohol. A part of this whisky is replaced by another containing 19% alcohol and now the percentage of alcohol was found to be 26%. The part of whisky replaced is:
(a) 1/3
(b) 2/3
(c) 2/5
(d) 3/5
(e) 4/5

Q3. A trader marked his goods at 20% above the cost price. He sold half the stock at the marked price, one quarter at a discount of 20% on the marked price and the rest at a discount of 40% on the marked price. His total gain is
(a) 2%
(b) 4.5%
(c) 13.5%
(d) 15%
(e) 12%

(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
(e) Can’t be determined

(a) 164400 Rs.
(b) 165400 Rs.
(c) 160400 Rs.
(d) 175400 Rs.
(e) 150400 Rs.

Solutions (1-5):

Directions (6-10): In each of these questions, two equations (I) and (II) are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer
(a) if x>y
(b) if x≥y
(c) if x
(d) if x ≤y
(e) if x = y or no relation can be established between x and y.

Solutions (6-10):

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

Q11. 282,  286,  302,  ?,  402,  502
(a) 366
(b) 318
(c) 326
(d) 338
(e) 342

Q12.  2187, 729, 243, 81, 27, 9, ?
(a) 36
(b) 3
(c) 18
(d) 6
(e) 4

Q13. 384, 381, 372, 345, 264, ?
(a) 23
(b) 25
(c) 43
(d) 24
(e) 21

Q14.  5, 9, 18, 34, 59, 95, ?
(a) 144
(b) 160
(c) 124
(d) 154
(e) 164

Q15.  8, 15, 36, 99, 288, ?
(a) 368
(b) 676
(c) 908
(d) 855
(e) 865

Solutions (11-15):