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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 Q.1-5): Given below is the table showing income, expenditure and profit percentage of company A from 2011-2016.
NOTE: (i) Income and expenditure are in million rupees and
(ii) Percentage increase in profit percent in year 2016 in comparison to previous year is 100/3%.

Q1. Find the expenditure of the company in 2016.
(a) 94 million
(b) 95 million
(c) 99 million
(d) 81 million
(e) None of these

Q2. Expenditure in 2014 is what percent more or less than the expenditure in 2011? (round off to 2 decimal places)
(a) 1.22% more
(b) 1.69% less
(c) 1.83% more
(d) 1.45% less
(e) None of these

Q3. What is average expenditure of the company from year 2012 to 2016?
(a) 93.44 million
(b) 92.88 million
(c) 93.98 million
(d) 94.88 million
(e) None of these

Q4. Find the approx percent profit of company till 2014 taking total expenditure and total    income till the end of 2014  together.
(a) 15.77
(b) 18.92
(c)  16.47
(d) 18.24
(e) 17.67

Q5. If expenditure was increased by 20% in year 2011 in comparison to previous year, and profit percentage in the previous year was 25% less than the profit percentage in 2011 then find the income in 2010.
(a) 83.202 million
(b) 85.6211 million
(c) 81.243 million
(d) 84.2025 million
(e) None of these

Solutions (1-5):
Directions (6-10): What will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following questions?

Solutions (6-10):
Q11. A jar contains a mixture of two liquids A and B in the ratio 4 : 1. When 10 litres of the mixture is taken out and 10 litres of liquid B is poured into the jar, the ratio becomes 2 : 3. How many litres of liquid A was contained in the jar?
(a) 14 litres
(b) 18 litres
(c) 20 litres
(d) 16 litres
(e) None of these

Q12. One type of liquid contains 25% of milk, the other contains 30% of milk. A container is filled with 6 parts of the first liquid and 4 parts of the second liquid. The percentage of milk in the mixture is:
(a) 27%
(b) 31%
(c) 29%
(d) 33%
(e) None of these

Q13. Out of 5 women and 4 men a committee of three members is to be formed in such a way that at least one member is a women. In how many different ways can it be done?
(a) 80
(b) 84
(c) 76
(d) 96
(e) None of these

Q14. A bucket contains a mixture of two liquids A and B in the proportion 4 : 1. If 45 litres of the mixture is replaced by 45 litres of liquid B, then the ratio of the two liquids becomes 2 : 5. How much of the liquid B was there in the bucket? What quantity does the bucket hold?
(a) 56 litres, 70 litres
(b) 14 litres, 70 litres
(c) 65 litres, 72 litres
(d) 18 litres, 90 litres
(e) None of these

Q15. Two candles of the same height are lighted at the same time. The first is consumed in 3 hours and the second in 1 hour. Assuming that each candle burns at a constant rate, in how many hours after being lighted, the ratio between the first and second candles become 2 : 1?
(a) 48 minutes
(b) 1 hour 36 min
(c) 36 minutes
(d) 60 minutes
(e) None of these

Solutions (11-15):