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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 (1-5): What approximate value will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following questions? (You are not expected to calculate the exact value.)

S1. Ans.(c)
Sol.
?≃150/17×200/13×91/16
?≃772.05
?≃770
Q2. 151.011 – 419.999 + 649.991 = ?
(a) 380
(b) 420
(c) 350
(d) 410
(e) 360

S2. Ans.(a)
Sol.
? ≃ 151 – 420 + 650
? ≃ 381
In options, the nearest value is 380

Q3. 1299 ÷ 19.99 × 25.01 + 400.01 = ?
(a) 2025
(b) 2300
(c) 1925
(d) 2200
(e) 1700

S3. Ans.(a)
Sol.
? ≃ 1300 ÷ 20 × 25 + 400
? ≃ 2025

Q4. √5183.98÷√36= ?
(a) 21
(b) 6
(c) 12
(d) 18
(e) 26

S4. Ans.(c)
Sol.
? ≃ √5184÷√36
?≃72÷6
?≃12

Q5. 48.01×34.9÷2.95= ?
(a) 576
(b) 591
(c) 564
(d) 553
(e) 560

S5. Ans.(e)
Sol.
?≃48×35÷3
?≃560

Q6. In a pot, the ratio of milk and water is 4 : 1. In another pot, the ratio of milk and water is 7 : 4. In what ratio mixture should be taken from both mixtures to make final mixture so that in final mixture the ratio of milk and water be 41 : 14?
(a) 3 : 2
(b) 2 : 1
(c) 4 : 3
(d) 5 : 2
(e) None of these

Q7. P, Q and R enter into partnership. P advances one-fourth of the capital for one-fourth of the time. Q contributes one-fifth of the capital for half of the time. R contributes the remaining capital for the whole time. How should they divide a profit of Rs. 2280?
(a) 350, 400, 1560
(b) 200, 320, 1760
(c) 400, 500, 1600
(d) 250, 300, 1730
(e) None of these

Q8. A man can row at 5 km/hr in still water. If the river is running at 1 km/hr it takes him 75 minutes to row to a place and back. How far is the place?
(a) 2.5 km
(b) 3 km
(c) 4 km
(d) 5 km
(e) None of these

Q9. How much quantity of rice of the price 18 rupees per kg should be mixed with 45 kg of rice having price 26 rupees per kg so that after selling mixture at 25.2 rupees per kg there is a profit of 5%?
(a) 30 kg
(b) 25 kg
(c) 20 kg
(d) 15 kg
(e) None of these

Q10. A gave 40% of his monthly salary to B. B spent 20% of this amount on taxi fare. He spent the remaining amount in the respective ratio of 3 : 5 on tuition fees and library membership. If he spent Rs 1720 for membership, what is A’s monthly salary?
(a) Rs 8500
(b) Rs 8600
(c) Rs 7600
(d) Rs 7500
(e) None of these

Directions (11-15): In the following table the percentage of male and female candidates of four different cities with their total population in five different years is given. Rest population is of transgenders. Observe the table carefully to answer the following questions.

Q11. What is the total number of male candidates in the year 2004 from all cities ?
(a) 4.2 lakhs
(b) 3.47 lakhs
(c) 3.65 lakhs
(d) 3.75 lakhs
(e) None of these

Q12. Find the ratio of male candidates to that of the female candidates of city B in 2005.
(a) 8 : 11
(b) 7 : 9
(c) 9 : 10
(d) 10 : 9
(e) None of these

Q13. What is the average number of transgenders in the year 2003 from all cities ?
(a) 8850
(b) 9600
(c) 8500
(d) 10500
(e) None of these

Q14. The total number of male condidates from cities A,B and D together is what percent of total number of female condidates from the same cities together in the year 2002?(approximately)
(a) 115 %
(b) 120 %
(c) 126 %
(d) 130 %
(e) 135 %

Q15. Find the total number of transgenders from all the four cities in the year 2003 and 2005 together.
(a) 68,500
(b) 65,000
(c) 67,500
(d) 70,000
(e) None of these