Dear Students,

Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS Exam

Quantitative Aptitude is a very important section you must prepare if you are aiming for a job in Bank or Insurance sector. These two weeks are very important as IBPS RRB PO and IBPS RRB Clerk Mains are lined up. So, these 15 questions can help you practice three very important topics of Quant Section.

Directions (1-5): What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following series?

Q1. 177,     170,     159,     146,     ? ,     110
(a) 132
(b) 106
(c) 129
(d) 127
(e) None of these

Q2. 2,     3,     11,     38,     ?  ,     227
(a) 402
(b) 182
(c) 227
(d) 168
(e) 102

Q3. 7,     17,     54,        ?,        1098,     6591
(a) 204
(b) 212
(c) 223
(d) 219
(e) None of these

Q4. 55,     109,     ? ,     433,     865,     1729
(a) 279
(b) 372
(c) 217
(d) 318
(e) None of these

Q5. 1/2,     1,     1 1/2,     2,     2 1/2,     3,     ?
(a) 3 1/2
(b) 2 1/3
(c) 4
(d) 3 1/4
(e) None of these

Q6. P and Q started a business by investing Rs. 45,000 and Rs.54,000 respectively. After four months R joined the business with a capital of Rs. 30,000. After two more months Q left the business with his capital. At the end of the year P got a share of Rs. 13,500 in the profit. What is the total profit earned?
(a) Rs 26800
(b) Rs 27600
(c) Rs 28600
(d) Rs 29200
(e) none of these

Q7. The simple interest accrued on a sum of certain principal is Rs. 7,200 in six years at the rate of 12 p.c.p.a. What would be the compound interest accrued on that principal at the rate of 5 p.c.p.a. in 2 years?
(a) Rs. 1,020
(b) Rs. 1,055
(c) Rs. 2,050
(d) Rs. 1,025
(e) None of these

Q8. If the numerator of a fraction is increased by 300% and the denominator is increased by 100%. The resultant fraction is 1 11/19. What was the original fraction ?
(a) 15/19
(b) 13/19
(c) 5/9
(d) 4/9
(e) None of these

Q9. At present, Meena is eight times her daughter’s age. Eight years from now, the ratio of the ages of Meena and her daughter will be 10 : 3 respectively. What is Meena’s present age ?
(a) 32 yr
(b) 40 yr
(c) 36 yr
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of the above

Q10. An amount of money is to be divided among A, B and C in the ratio of 3 : 5 : 7 respectively. If the amount received by C is Rs. 4,000 more than the amount received by B, what will be the total amount received by A and B together ?
(a) Rs. 8000
(b) Rs. 12,000
(c) Rs. 16,000
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of these

Directions (11-15): Given below is the table which shows the 5 products sold by a manufacturer, % discount offered on marked price and % profit earned on cost price.

Q11. What is the ratio of Marked price and cost price of article B.
(a) 5 : 3
(b) 4 : 3
(c) 7 : 4
(d) 9 : 5
(e) 7 : 6

Q12. If total profit on selling 5 units of E type product is 210 then find the marked price per unit of article E.
(a) 126
(b) 175
(c) 189
(d) 168
(e) 133

Q13. If cost price of product A and D is same then find the ratio of marked price of product A to the marked price of product D.
(a) 255 : 256
(b) 143 : 144
(c) 178 : 189
(d) 160 : 163
(e) 233 : 224

Q14. If marked price of article A is 180 then find the cost price of article A.
(a) 64
(b) 72
(c) 128
(d) 122
(e) 144

Q15. Percentage of profit earned on product E is what percent more than percentage of profit earned on product B.
(a) 66 2/3%
(b) 33 1/3%
(c) 75%
(d) 87.5%
(e) 14%