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

**Dear Students,**

**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.

**Q1. Raju got married 8 years ago. His present age is 6/5 times his age at the time of his marriage. Raju’s sister was 10 years younger to him at the time of his marriage. The present age of Raju’s sister is:**

(a) 32 years

(b) 36 years

(c) 38 years

(d) 40 years

(e) None of these

**Q2. Raman borrowed some money at the rate of 6% p.a. for the first three years, 9% p.a. for the next five years and 13% p.a. for the period beyond eight years. If the total interest paid by him at the end of eleven years is Rs. 8160, how much money did he borrow?**

(a) Rs. 8000

(b) Rs. 10,000

(c) Rs. 12,000

(d) Data inadequate

(e) None of these

**Q3. My brother is 3 years elder to me. My father was 28 years of age when my sister was born while my mother was 26 years of age when I was born. If my sister was 4 years of age when my brother was born, then, what was the age of my father and mother respectively when my brother was born?**

(a) 32 yrs, 23 yrs

(b) 32 yrs, 29 yrs

(c) 35 yrs, 29 yrs

(d) 35 yrs, 33 yrs

(e) None of these

**Q4. A solid diamond falls and breaks into three pieces whose weights are in 2 : 3 : 4. The value of each piece is directly proportional to the square of their weights. Given that the value of solid diamond is Rs. 24300. What was his loss due to breakage?**

(a) Rs. 1,00,00

(b) Rs. 1,56,00

(c) Rs. 1,46,00

(d) Rs. 1,50,00

(e) None of these

**Q5. The vehicle of Mr. Ghosh needs 30% more fuel at the speed of 75 kmph than it needs at the speed of 50 kmph. At a speed of 50 kmph, Mr Ghosh can go to a distance of 195 kms. At the speed of 75 kmph, what distance he will travel?**

(a) 125 km

(b) 150 km

(c) 140 km

(d) 175 km

(e) 200 km

*Solutions (1-5):*

**Q11. Scheme M offers simple interest at a certain rate of internest (percent per annum). If the difference between the interest earned by Gaurav and Rishabh from scheme M after 4 yr is Rs. 4435.20, what is the rate of interest (percent per annum)?**

(a) 17.5

(b) 18

(c) 16.5

(d) 20

(e) 15

**Q12. What is the respective ratio between total amount invested by Gaurav in schemes O and Q together and total amount invested by Rishabh in the same scheme together?**

(a) 31 : 44

(b) 31 : 42

(c) 27 : 44

(d) 35 : 48

(e) 29 : 38

**Q13. If scheme O offers compound interest (compounded annually) at 12% per annum, then what is the difference between interest earned by Gaurav and Rishabh from scheme O after 2 yr?**

(a) Rs. 1628.16

(b) Rs. 1584.38

(c) Rs. 1672.74

(d) Rs. 1536.58

(e) Rs. 1722.96

**Q14. Rishabh invested in scheme R for 4 yr. If scheme R offers simple interest at 7% per annum for the first two years and then compound interest at 10% per annum (compound annually) for the 3rd and 4th year, then what will be the interest earned by Rishabh after 4 yr?**

(a) Rs. 13548.64

(b) Rs. 13112.064

(c) Rs. 12242.5

(d) Rs. 12364

(e) Rs. 11886

**Q15. Amount invested by Gaurav in another scheme S is equal to the amount invested by him in scheme N. The rate of interest per annum of schemes S and N are same. The only difference is scheme S offers compound interest (compounded annually), whereas the scheme N offers simple interest. If the difference between the interest earned by Gaurav from both the schemes after 2 yr is Rs. 349.92, then what is the rate of interest?**

(a) 9%

(b) 5%

(c) 13%

(d) 11%

(e) 7%