# Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS RRB PO and Clerk Exam 2017

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**Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS Exam**

Today we have been including some Arithmetic Questions. This is the Quantitative Aptitude Questions and you should try to do it within 14-15 Minutes. If you fail to complete it in the stipulated time, then try again with full force. These quantitative aptitude questions are very important from exam point of view like IBPS RRB Exam, IBPS PO and IBPS Clerk.

**Q1. A person pays 10% of his monthly salary on House rent. He spends 20% of the rest salary on his children’s education. After spending 25% of rest salary, he saves an amount of Rs. 2700. Find his yearly salary. (take approximate value)**

(a) 50,000

(b) 60,000

(c) 65,000

(d) 70,000

(e) None of these

**Q2. A person spends 80% of his income. If his income increases by 25% and he increases his spending by 20% then how much% increase will be in his savings?**

(a) 40%

(b) 35%

(c) 45%

(d) 42%

(e) None of these

**Q3. A student gained 40% marks in an examination but he failed by 80 marks. Another student gained 60% marks and it is 40 marks extra than the required minimum marks to pass the exam. What will be the minimum % mark to pass the examination?**

**Q4. The price of a table is 240 rupees more than that of the price of a chair. If the total price of 4 table and 4 chair is 6000 then the price of chair is how much less than the price of table? (in percentage)**

(a) 800/29%

(b) 820/13%

(c) 810/17%

(d) 67%

(e) None of these

**Q5. Due to increament in the price of rice by 30%, a family decreased its consumption of Rice such that there is only 20% increase in expenditure or rice. If the initial consumption was 26 kg then what will be the consumption of rice now?**

(a) 20 kg

(b) 24 kg

(c) 26 kg

(d) 25 kg

(e) None of these

**Q6. If 20% discount is given on nominal price of a commodity, the gain is found to 20%. Now, if the discount is reduced to 10% then new profit% will be —**

(a) 49%

(b) 40%

(c) 35%

(d) 41%

(e) None of these

**Q7. A notorious seller says that he sells his things on the cost price he gains 50/3% by using wrong weights. How much he gives in place of 1 kg (in gm)?**

**Q8. A merchant cheats of 10% in buying a thing by using wrong weights and in selling he also cheats of 10%. What is his gain percentage?**

(a) 20%

(b) 21%

(c) 25%

(d) 22.5%

(e) None of these

**Q9. A person sells his horse and dog in Rs. 5500 and Rs. 1100 respectively and he gains 10% on this transaction. If he sells horse at Rs. 5000 and dog at its cost price, he gets a loss of 8%. Find the cost price of horse and dog respectively.**

(a) Rs. 5800 and Rs. 450

(b) Rs. 5000 and Rs. 600

(c) Rs. 5480 and Rs. 520

(d) Rs. 6000 and Rs. 750

(e) None of these

**Q10. A silk merchant bought 85 m silk at the rate of 50 rupees per metre. He gains a profit of 5% by selling 4/5th part of this silk. To gain a profit of 10% on whole silk at what % profit he should sell the rest silk?**

(a) 30%

(b) 35%

(c) 40%

(d) 45%

(e) None of these

**Q11. A person deposited a fixed amount at the rate of 12% per annum for 4 years in the beginning of each year. After 4 years there were 52,520 rupees in his account. Find what amount he had deposited at the beginning of each year?**

(a) 10,100

(b) 11,000

(c) 11,500

(d) 12,000

(e) None of these

**Q12. Mr. X has given an amount of 10,000 to A for 5 years at a simple interest of 5%. A has given 3/5th of this amount to B for 4 years at simple interest of 4% and rest to C for 3 years at simple interest of 5%. What extra amount has to be paid by A to Mr. X after 5 years?**

(a) 950

(b) 1050

(c) 960

(d) 940

(e) None of these

**Q13. sum is given to a person at simple interest of 5% for 4 years and thus the simple interest obtained by that person is 1250. If the same amount is given to another person at the same rate 5% but at compound rate (i.e. CI) for 3 years then what will be the difference between CI and SI? (approximately)**

(a) 265

(b) 300

(c) 350

(d) 270

(e) None of these

**Q14. Reena took a loan at simple interest at 8% in the first year with an increase of 0.5% in each subsequent year. She paid Rs. 3,375 as interest after 5 years. How much loan did she take?**

(a) 8,500

(b) 8,000

(c) 7,500

(d) 9,500

(e) None of these

**Q15. Divide the sum of Rs. 17,160 in three parts in such a way that at 10% simple interest the compound sum of these parts in 1, 2 and 3 years will be equal respectively.**

(a) 10500, 3450, 2150

(b) 9890, 5640, 2500

(c) 9360, 4680, 3120

(d) 9850, 3540, 2250

(e) None of these