Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS RRBs PO Exam 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 IBPS RRBs PO and Clerk 2017.

Directions (1-5): Study the following line graph carefully and answer the questions given below. 

Q1. What is the approx difference between the percentage literacy rate increased in male from 1951 to 1991 and percentage literacy rate increased in female from 1971 to 2001.
(a) 15 %
(b) 10 %
(c) 5%
(d) 20% 
(e) 2% 

Q2. In which of the census years percentage increase given in male literacy rate was the highest with respect to previous census year?
(a) 1981
(b) 1991
(c) 2001
(d) 1961
(e) None of these 

Q3. In which of the given census years was the percentage increase in the literacy rate of females the lowest with respect to that of previous census year? 
(a) 1981
(b) 1991
(c) 2001
(d) Data inadequate 
(e) None of these 
Q4. In which of the given census years was the percentage increase in the number of males the highest with respect to the previous census year? 
(a) 1981
(b) 1991
(c) 2001
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these 

Q5. What is the ratio of percentage literacy rate increased of male from (1961-1981) to literacy rate increased of person in 1971?
(a) 1 : 1 
(b) 1 : 2 
(c) 2 : 1
(d) 1 : 3
(e) 3 : 1 

Q6. A person takes a loan of Rs. 200 at 5% simple interest. He returns Rs. 100 at the end of one year. In order to clear his dues at the end of 2 years, he would pay: 
(a) 125.50
(b) 110
(c) 115.50
(d) 115
(e) None of these

Q7. The difference between simple and compound interest on Rs. 6000 for 1 year at 20% per annum reckoned half yearly is: 
(a) 120
(b) 60 
(c) 180
(d) 72
(e) None of these

Q8. The simple interest on certain sum at 5% for 9 month is Rs. 10 greater than the simple interest on the same sum @ 3% for 14 months. What is the sum of interest in both the cases (i.e., total sum of interest)? 
(a) Rs. 130
(b) Rs. 290
(c) Rs. 120
(d) Rs. 330
(e) None of these

Q9. The population of vultures in a particular locality is decreases by a certain rate of interest (compounded annually). If the current population of vultures be 29160 and the ratio of decease in population for second year and 3rd year be 10 : 9. What was the population of vultures 3 years ago? 
(a) 30000
(b) 35000
(c) 40000
(d) 50000
(e) None of these

Q10. Mr. Lala Ram has lent some money to Aaju at 6% p.a. and the Baaju at 8% p.a. At the end of the year he has gain the overall interest at 7% per annum. In what ratio has he lent money to Aaju and Baaju? 
(a) 2 : 3
(b) 1 : 1 
(c) 5 : 6 
(d) 4 : 3 
(e) None of these

Directions (11-15) : Study the information carefully and answer the following questions.

A total of 1650 employees are working in a mechanical company in florida, US. The ratio of male employees to female employees is 86 : 79. There are total 5 departments in the company i.e. Designing, Quality, Production, Maintenance and HR. Total 198 males work in “Designing department”. 18% employees works in quality department, in which male to female ratio is 5 : 4. In Maintenance  department, 77 males are working and the number of females in this department is 5/7 of the number of males. The number of males in quality department is equal to number of females  in designing department. The number of males of Maintenance  department is half of the number of males in HR department. Male to female ratio in production department is 14 : 19.

Q11. No. of males in production department is how much more than females in designing department?
(a) 99
(b) 91
(c) 109
(d) 105
(e) None of these

Q12. Females in production department is what percent of total number of females in the company (approximate)?
(a) 44.7%
(b) 45.7%
(c) 48.9%
(d) 49.2%
(e) 38.9%

Q13. No. of Females in Maintenance department is what percent less than the no. of females in designing department?
Q14. What is the difference between no. of male employees of Designing, Quality and HR department together and no. of females of Designing, Maintenance and production department together.
(a) 54
(b) 64
(c) 35
(d) 96
(e) None of these

Q15. If the 5/12 of the females of the quality department are shifted to HR department. Then males in HR department is what times of no. of females in the same department. (round off to 2 decimal places).
(a) 1.07
(b) 1.17
(c) 1.27
(d) 1.37
(e) 1.32

Solutions (11-15):

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