# Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS PO and Clerk Exam 2017

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS Exam**

*Directions (Q1-5): What next value should come in place of question mark (?) in the following number series questions?***Q1. 4, 31, 156, 499, 1228, ?**

(a) 2959

(b) 2595

(c) 2559

(d) 2955

(e) None of these

**Q2. 3, 10, 20, 39, 85, ?**

(a) 231

(b) 213

(c) 221

(d) 212

(e) None of these

**Q3. 6, 4, 5, 11, ?, 361**

(a) 44

(b) 54

(c) 45

(d) 43

(e) None of these

**Q4. 152, 156, 140, 176, 112, ?**

(a) 221

(b) 212

(c) 231

(d) 213

(e) None of these

**Q5. 1, 3, 10, 48, ?, 6432**

(a) 400

(b) 380

(c) 420

(d) 440

(e) None of these

*Solutions (1-5):***Q6. Uday gave Rs 1200 on loan. Some amount he gave at 4% per annum on simple interest and remaining at 5% per annum on simple interest. After 2 years he got Rs 110 as interest. Then the amounts given at 4% and 5% per annum simple interest are respectively.**

(a) Rs 500, Rs 700

(b) Rs 400, Rs 800

(c) Rs 800, Rs 300

(d) Rs 1100, Rs 1100

(e) None of these

**Q7. Bharat and Priyanka can do a piece of work in 45 and 40 days respectively. They began the work together, but Bharat leaves after some days and Priyanka finished the remaining work in 23 days. After how many days did Bharat leave?**

(a) 7 days

(b) 8 days

(c) 9 days

(d) 11 days

(e) None of these

**Q8. In a vessel there is a certain quantity of mixture of milk and water in the ratio 5 : 1 respectively. 24 litres of mixture is taken out and same quantity of milk is added to the vessel. The ratio of milk and water now becomes 13 : 2 respectively. Again 15 litres of mixture is taken out. What is the quantity of milk in the resulting mixture? (inlitres)**

(a) 85 litres

(b) 80 litres

(c) 81 litres

(d) 91 litres

(e) None of these

**Q9. A train travels a distance of 600 km at a constant speed. If the speed of the train is increased by 5 km/hr, the journey would take 4 hrs less. Find the speed of the train.**

(a) 100 km/hr

(b) 25 km/hr

(c) 50 km/hr

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**Q10. Inside a square plot, a maximum sized circular garden is developed which exactly fits in the square plot and the side of the square plot is 28 metres. What is the area of the space left out in the square plot after developing the garden?**

(a) 98 m²

(b) 146 m²

(c) 84 m²

(d) 168 m²

(e) None of these

*Solutions (6-10):*

*Directions (Q11-15): What approximate value should come in place of question mark (?) in the following questions?***Solutions (11-15):**