Quantitative Aptitude Questions Asked in IBPS PO Pre 2017

Dear Students,


Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS Exam
You should try to attempt this quantitative aptitude questions test within 16-17 minutes. If you fail to complete it in the stipulated time, then try again with full force. Quant is a scoring section and these questions are very important for IBPS RRB Exam, IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk, other banking, and insurance sector recruitment exams.

Directions (Q1-5): What should come in place of question mark (?) in following simplification problems?

Q3. 0.009 + 0.001 ÷ 10 + 0.003 = ? 
(a) 0.0121 
(b) 0.00121 
(c) 0.121 
(d) 0.0123 
(e) None of these

Q4. 48% of 950 – 46% of 840 = ? 
(a) 75 
(b) 72 
(c) 65.6 
(d) 70.5 
(e) 69.6 

Solutions (1-5):

Directions (6-10): Study the pie-charts carefully to answer the questions that follow: 

Percentage of employees and women working in different Departments of an Organisation
Percentage of employees working in different department

Percentage of women working in different departments

Q6. Which department has the lowest number of Men working in it? 
(a) HR
(b) Marketing 
(c) Administration 
(d) Finance 
(e) IT

Q7. What is the total number of men working in HR, Marketing and IT departments together in the organisation? 
(b) 4250
(c) 4118
(d) 4577
(e)None of these

Q8. Which is the respective ratio of the number of women working in Administration department to the total number of employees working in that department? 
(a) 6 : 7 
(b) 245 : 507 
(c) 7 : 6 
(d) 243 : 322
(e) None of these

Q9. The number of women working in the Finance and IT department together form what percent of total number of employees in the organisation? (rounded off to two digits after decimal) 
(a) 19.05%
(b) 26.78%
(c) 95.83%
(d) 59.21%
(e) 25.1%

Q10. What is the number of men working in the HR department? 
(a) 794
(b) 823 
(c) 926 
(d) 683 
(e) None of these

Solutions (6-10):

Q11. Three vessels whose capacities are in ratio 5 : 3 : 2 are completely filled with milk mixed with water. The ratio of milk to water in the mixture of vessels are as 3 : 2, 2 : 1 and 3 : 1 respectively. Find the percentage of water in the new mixture obtained when one-third of first, half of second and two-thirds of the third vessel is taken out and mixed together? 
(a) 200/3%
(b) 50%
(c) 50/3%
(d) 100/3%
(e) None of these

Q12. The wheat sold by a grocer contained 10% low quality wheat. What quantity of good quantity wheat should be added to 150 kg of wheat so that the percentage of low-quality wheat becomes 5%? 
(a) 85 kg
(b) 50 kg
(c) 135 kg
(d) 150 kg
(e) None of these

Q13. Two pipes can fill a cistern in 14 and 16 hours respectively. The pipes are opened simultaneously and it is found that due to leakage in the bottom of the cistern, it takes 32 minutes extra for the cistern to be filled up. When the cistern is full, in what time will the leak empty it? 
(a) 114 hr
(b) 112 hr
(c) 100 hr
(d) 80 hr
(e) None of these

Q14. The ratio between the speed of a train and a car is 18 : 3 respectively. Also, a bus covered a distance of 480 kms in 12 hours. The speed of the bus is five-ninths the speed of the train. How much distance will the car cover in 5 hours? 
(a) 250 kms.
(b) 280 kms. 
(c) 260 kms.
(d) Cannot be determined 
(e) None of these

Q15. Train-A crosses a pole in 25 seconds and another Train-B crosses as pole in 1 minute and 15 seconds. The Length of the train-A is half the length of the train-B. What is the respective ratio between the speed of the train-A and the train-B? 
(a) 3 : 2
(b) 3 : 4
(c) 4 : 3
(d) cannot be determined 
(e) None of these

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