# Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS PO and Clerk Exam 2017

**Dear Students,**

**Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS Exam**

You should try to solve these set of questions within 15-16 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. A producer of rice mixes two varieties of rice from two fields one costing Rs 18 per kg and another Rs 20 per kg in the ratio 5 : 3. If he sells the mixed variety at Rs 21 per kg, then his gain percent is**

(a) 12%

(b) 13%

(c) 14%

(d) 15%

(e) None of these

**Q2. There is a certain amount from which A takes 25% then B takes 50% of the remaining amount, then C takes 75% of the remaining amount. Now if the amount left is 5,760 then what is the actual sum?**

(a) Rs. 58,220

(b) Rs. 59,680

(c) Rs. 60,600

(d) Rs. 61,440

(e) None of these

**Q3. In a class, there are 72 boys whose average age is decreased by 2.5 months when 1 boy aged 30 years is replaced by a new boy. Find the age of the new boy.**

(a) 16 years

(b) 10 years

(c) 15 years

(d) 20 years

(e) None of these

**Q4. In an election between 2 candidates, 75% of the voters cast their votes, out of which 2% votes were declared invalid. A candidate got 18522 votes which were 75% of the valid votes. The total number of voters enrolled in the election was:**

(a) 36000

(b) 36400

(c) 33600

(d) 34800

(e) None of these

**Q5. Two vessels A and B contains milk and water mixed in the ratio 8:5 and 5:2 respectively. The ratio in which these two mixtures be mixed to get a new mixture containing 900/13% milk is**

(a) 3:5

(b) 5:2

(c) 5:7

(d) 2:7

(e) None of these

*Solutions (1-5):*

*Directions (Q.6-8): In each of the following questions, a question is followed by information given in three statements. You have to study the question along with the statements and decide the information given in which of the statement(s) is necessary and sufficient to answer the question.*

**Q6. What is the selling price of the T.V. set if no discount is offered?**

**I.**Profit earned was 20%

**II.**Had 10% discount been offered on selling price the profit would have been Rs. 1200.

**III.**Cost price is Rs. 15000.

(a) Any two of the three

(b) Only I & II

(c) Only I & III

(d) Only II & III

(e) None of these

**Q7. What is the speed of the train?**

**I.**Length of the platform is 150% of the length of the train.

**II.**The train crosses the platform in 25 seconds.

**III.**The train crosses the signal pole in 19 seconds.

(a) All I, II & III

(b) I and Either II or III

(c) Only II & III

(d) Any two of the three

(e) The question cannot be answered even with the information in all three statements.

**Q8. What is the volume of the cylindrical tank?**

**I.**Area of the base is X square metres.

**II.**The height of the tank is Y metres.

**III.**The diameter of the base is equal to the height of the tank.

(a) Only I & II

(b) Only II & III

(c) Only I & III

(d) All I, II & III

(e) Any two of the three

*Directions (Q.9-12): In the following questions, two equations numbered I and II are given. You have to solve both the equations and*
Give answer (a) if x > y

Give answer (b) if x ≥ y

Give answer (c) if x < y

Give answer (d) if x ≤ y

Give answer (e) if x = y or the relationship cannot be established.

*Solutions (9-12):*

*Direction (Q.13-15): What will come in place of question marks (?) in following number series?***Q13. 126, ?, 144, 159, 180, 204**

(a) 130

(b) 132

(c) 128

(d) 131

(e) 134

**Q14. 400, 200, 300, 750, ?**

(a) 2750

(b) 2250

(c) 2525

(d) 2625

(e) 3000

**Q15. 1, 6, ?, 124, 645**

(a) 27

(b) 25

(c) 24

(d) 30

(e) 31

*Solutions (13-15):*