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

**Dear Students,**

Today we have been including some Arithmetic Questions, Quadratic Equation and Number Series. 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. On a school’s Annual day sweets were to be equally distributed amongst 112 children. But on that day, 32 children were absent. Thus, the remaining children got 6 extra sweets. How many sweets was each child originally supposed to get?**

(a) 24

(b) 18

(c) 15

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**Q2. An order was placed for supply of carpet of breadth 3 metre, and the length of the carpet was 1.44 times of breadth. Subsequently the breadth and length were increased by 25% and 40% respectively. At the rate of Rs. 45 per square metre, what would be the increase in the cost of the carpet?**

(a) Rs. 1,020.60/-

(b) Rs. 398.80/-

(c) Rs. 437.40/-

(d) Rs. 583.20/-

(e) None of these

**Q3. In a mixture of milk and water the proportion of water by weight was 75%. If in 60gm of mixture 15 gm water was added, what would be the percentage of water?**

(a) 75%

(b) 88%

(c) 90%

(d) 100%

(e) None of these

**Q4. What would be the compound interest obtained on an amount of Rs. 20,000/- at the rate of 15 p.c.p.a. after 4 years?**

(a) Rs. 14,980.125/-

(b) Rs. 19,680.125/-

(c) Rs. 16,780.125/-

(d) Rs. 18,980.125/-

(e) None of these

**Q5. The average weight of a group of 53 girls was calculated a 58 kg. It was later discovered that the weight of one of the girls was read as 65 kg, where as her actual weight was 45 kg. What is the actual average weight of the group of the 53 girls? (rounded off to two digits after decimal)**

(a) 58.62

(b) 58.37

(c) 57.37

(d) 57.62

(e) None of these

*Directions (6-10): In the following number series, a wrong number is given. Find out the wrong number.*

**Q6. 29, 37, 21, 43, 13, 53, 5**

(a) 37

(b) 53

(c) 13

(d) 21

(e) 43

**Q7. 600, 125, 30, 13, 7.2, 6.44, 6.288**

(a) 6.44

(b) 13

(c) 30

(d) 125

(e) None of these

**Q8. 80, 42, 24, 13.5, 8.75, 6.375, 5.1875**

(a) 8.75

(b) 13.5

(c) 24

(d) 6.375

(e) 42

**Q9. 10, 8, 13, 35, 135, 671, 4007**

(a) 8

(b) 671

(c) 135

(d) 13

(e) 35

**Q10. 150, 290, 560, 1120, 2140, 4230, 8400**

(a) 2140

(b) 560

(c) 1120

(d) 4230

(e) 290

*Directions (Q11-15): In each of these questions two equations are given. You should solve these equations and give answer among the following options*
(a) x<y

(b) x>y

(c) Either x = y or relations between x and y can’t be established

(d) x≤ y

(e) x≥ y

**Solutions (11-15):**