Quantitative Aptitude Questions for SBI PO Mains 2017

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Practice is the key to perfection in Quant, so brush up your skills and test yourself with these 15 questions of Quantitative Aptitude for SBI PO Mains 2017.

Q1. Bahu is as much younger than Bhalla as he is older than Veer. If the sum of the ages of Bhalla and Veer is 50 years, what is the difference between Bhalla and Bahu’s age?
(a) 12
(b) 10
(c) 8
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

Q2. After travelling 3 hours a train meets with an accident due to this it stops for an hour. After this the train moves at 75% speed of its original speed and reaches to destination 4 hours late. If the accidents would occur at 150 km ahead in the same line then the train reaches only 3.5 hours late. Then find the distance of journey and the original speed of train?
(a) 525 km, 100 kmph
(b) 525 km, 75 kmph
(c) 625 km, 100 kmph
(d) 625 km, 75 kmph
(e) None of these

Q3. P, Q and R jointly thought of engaging themselves in a business venture. It was agreed that P would invest Rs. 6500 for 6 months,Q would invest Rs. 8400 for 5 months and R, Rs 10,000 for 3 months. Pwant to be working member for which he was to receive 5% of the profits. The profit earned was Rs. 7400. What will be the difference between the share of Q in the profit and three-fourth of P’s total profit?
(a) Rs 500
(b) Rs 530
(c) Rs 550
(d) Rs 540
(e) Rs 485

Q4. The length and breadth of the floor of the room are 20 m and 10 m respectively. Square tiles of 2 m length of different colours are to be laid on the floor. Black tiles are laid in the first row on all sides. If white tiles are laid in the one-third of the remaining and blue tiles in the rest, how many blue tiles will be there?
(a) 16
(b) 18
(c) 20
(d) 22
(e) 14

Q5. A man covers a distance between two cities at a speed of 60 kmph and on the return his speed is 40 kmph. He goes again from the 1st to 2nd city at twice the orginal speed and returns at half the original return speed. What is his average speed for the entire journey?
(a) 36 kmph
(b) 42kmph
(c) 45 kmph
(d) 48 kmph
(e) None of these

Directions (6 –10): Given below are the tables showing total production of Rice (in million tonnes) and the percentage export from total production by three states ( Maharashtra, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal) individually for four different years. Read the following tables carefully and answer the following Tables carefully and answer the following questions.

Q6. What is the approximate average export of Rice (in million tonnes) in Maharashtra of all years together?
(a) 140
(b) 146
(c) 152
(d) 158
(e) 162

Q7. Total export of Rice from West Bengal is approximately what percent of total production in West Bengal in all years together?
(a) 41
(b) 45
(c) 49
(d) 33
(e) 37

Q8. Export of Rice from Maharashtra in 2001 and 2005 together is What percent of production in Andhra Pradesh in years 2010 and 2015 together?(round off to 2 decimal places)
(a) 57.93
(b) 58.43
(c) 59.43
(d) 56.43
(e) None of these

Q9. What is half of the difference between average production of Rice (in million tonnes ) in Maharashtra and the Same in Andhra Pradesh?
(a) 19.12875
(b) 38.2575 
(c) 76.515
(d) 78.2135
(e) None of these

Q10. The export from West Bengalis maximum in which year?
(a) 2001
(b) 2005
(c) 2010
(d) 2015
(e) None of these

Direction (11 – 15): Find out the odd number in the given series.

Q11. -1  5  23  59  122  209
(a) -1
(b) 122
(c) 23
(d) 209
(e) None of these

Q12. 0  15  52  105  192  315
(a) 315
(b) 0
(c) 52
(d) 192
(e) None of these

Q13. 12  33  72  135  221  357
(a) 12
(b) 221
(c) 72
(d) 135
(e) 357

Q14. 101  137  -79  -30  -378  -309
(a) -378
(b) 101
(c) -30
(d) 137
(e) None of these

Q15. 206  226  194  230  178  248
(a) 206
(b) 230
(c) 248
(d) 226
(e) None of these