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 PO and Clerk Mains are lined up. So, these 15 questions can help you practice three very important topics of Quant Section.

Directions (1-5): What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following number series?

Q1. 121,     130,     155,     204,     285,       406,      ?
(a) 558
(b) 575
(c) 564
(d) 550
(e) None of these

Q2. 5,     7,     30,     272,     ?,     108852
(a) 4534
(b) 4554
(c) 4354
(d) 4252
(e) 4054

Q3. 1,    1,    2,    4.5,    11,     30,      ?
(a) 87
(b) 99
(c) 85
(d) 93
(e) None of these

Q4. 1571,    1614,    1664,    1728,    1813,    ?
(a) 1926
(b) 1920
(c) 1936
(d) 1896
(e) None of these

Q5. 51,    64,     116,      233,    441,     766,     ?
(a) 1334
(b) 1234
(c) 1254
(d) 1285
(e) None of these

Solutions (1-5):

Q6. Two pipes A and B can fill an empty tank in 36 and 54 hours respectively. Another pipe C can empty the filled tank in 72 hours. All the three pipes are opened together and after working together for 18 hours pipes A and B are replaced by two other pipes D and E whose efficiencies are three times and six times that of A and B respectively. Find in how many times the remaining part of tank will be filled?
(a) 48/17 hr
(b) 30/13 hr
(c) 33/17 hr
(d) 20/13 hr
(e) None of these

Q7. A shopkeeper gave an additional 20 per cent discount on the reduced price after giving 15 per cent standard discount on an article. If Arpita bought that article for Rs.4420, what was the original price?
(a) Rs. 6000
(b) Rs. 6400
(c) Rs. 6500
(d) Rs. 6200
(e) None of these

Q8. The average age of Ravi and Raghav is 24 years. If a new person Ankit is also included, the average age is increased by 1.5 years. What is the age of Ankit?
(a) 27
(b) 28.5
(c) 22
(d) 18
(e) None of these

Q9. In an examination, a student Rahul obtained 35% of the maximum marks and failed by 25 marks. Another student Ravi scored 45% of the maximum marks which was 20 marks more than the passing marks. The necessary percentage required for passing is
(a) 32.75%
(b) 23.5%
(c) 40.55%
(d) 20%
(e) 48.25%

Q10. A, B and C start a business together by investing their initial sum of 12500,20000 and 17500 respectively. After four month A and B withdrew a sum equal to 2500 and 5000 respectively. After another four month C withdrew 5000 and at the same time A invested an additional sum of 7500. If total profit after a year was calculated as Rs.11,872, what is the share of B in the profit?
(a) Rs. 4480
(b) Rs. 5000
(c) Rs. 5500
(d) Rs. 4500
(e) None of these

Solutions (6-10):

Directions (11-15): Study the following bar graph which shows export of three different things (in tonnes) over five different years by India to foreign countries.

Observe the bar-graph and answer the following questions.

Q11. Automobiles exported in the year 2016 are approximate what percent of automobiles exported in the year 2015?
(a) 142%
(b) 117%
(c) 133%
(d) 148%
(e) 153%

Q12. Find the average of Textiles exported over all the years (in tonnes)
(a) 210 tonnes
(b) 250 tonnes
(c) 270 tonnes
(d) 240 tonnes
(e) None of these

Q13. The steel exported in the year 2015 and 2016 together is what percent of Automobile exported in 2014 & 2015 together?
(a) 165%
(b) 155%
(c) 145%
(d) 135%
(e) None of these

Q14. Find the difference between total export of Textiles and total export of Steel over all the years.
(a) 75 tonnes
(b) 85 tonnes
(c) 60 tonnes
(d) 65 tonnes
(e) None of these

Q15. What is the ratio of the total export of Automobiles and textiles during first three years together?
(a) 28 : 25
(b) 25 : 28
(c) 4 : 7
(d) 7 : 4
(e) None of these

Solutions (11-15):