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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): For the two given equations I and II give answer-
(a) If p is greater than q
(b) If p is smaller than q
(c) If p is equal to q or no relation between p and q can be established
(d) If p is either equal to or greater than q
(e) If p is either equal to or smaller than q

Solutions (1-5):

Q6. Weight of two persons A and B are in the ratio of 3 : 5. A’s weight increases by 20% and the total weight of A and B together becomes 80 kg, with an increase of 25%. By what percent did the weight of B increase?
(a) 28%
(b) 22%
(c) 58%
(d) 18%
(e) None of these

Q7. The ratio of the prices of two houses A and B was 4 : 5 last year. This year, the price of A is increased by 25 percent and that of B by Rs. 50,000. If their prices are now in the ratio 9 : 10, the price of A last year was:
(a) Rs. 3,60,000
(b) Rs. 4,50,000
(c) Rs. 4,80,000
(d) Rs. 5,00,000
(e) None of the above

Q8. A man borrows Rs. 6000 at 10% compound rate of interest. He pays back Rs. 2000 at the end of each year to clear his debt. The amount that he should pay to clear all his dues at the end of third year is:
(a) Rs. 6000
(b) Rs. 3366
(c) Rs. 3060
(d) Rs. 3066
(e) None of these

Q9. A vessel contains a mixture of liquid A and liquid B in the ratio 3 : 2. Five litres of mixture are taken out and replaced by liquid B. Thereafter, the ratio of liquid A and liquid B becomes 2 : 3. Find the quantity of liquid A in the mixture initially.
(a) 1 Ltr.
(b) 2 Ltr
(c) 9 Ltr
(d) 4 Ltr
(e) 5 Ltr

Q10. A man purchased 120 laptop tables at the rate of Rs. 80 per table. He spent Rs 280 on transportation, paid tax at the rate of 40 paise per table and paid Rs 72 to the coolie. If he wants to have a gain of 8%, the selling price per table must be (in Rs)
(a) 80
(b) 70
(c) 90
(d) 85
(e) None of the above

Solutions (6-10):

Direction (Q11-15): Study the following line graph carefully to answer the questions based on it.
The graph shows the amount lent by Mohit and Arunoday to six persons.

Q11. What is the difference between the average amount lent out by Arunoday and Mohit?
(a) Rs 1530
(b) Rs 1350
(c) Rs 1050
(d) Rs 1320
(e) None of these

Q12. What is the interest earned by Arunday from Abishek and Shailesh if he lent them money at 10% and 11% p.a. respectively, interest being compound annually for 2 years?
(a) Rs 6435
(b) Rs 6345.88
(c) Rs 6435.88
(d) Rs 6453.88
(e) None of these

Q13. Babu returned Rs 16633.4 to Arunday after 2 years. Find the rate pcpa at which he borrowed the amount at compound interest compounded annually?
(a) 19%
(b) 12%
(c) 10%
(d) 9%
(e) 8%

Q14. If Saket borrowed same amount as Babu from Arunday at same rate of interest for 3 years at simple interest while Babu borrowed at compound interest compounded annually at same rate and time period If the difference between their interest is Rs 992.25 then find the rate pcpa.
(a) 15%
(b) 10%
(c) 5%
(d) 12%
(e) None of these

Q15. Find the amount earned by Mohit by lending money to given persons at 10% pa in 1 year?
(a) Rs 7235
(b) Rs 7330
(c) Rs 7230
(d) Rs 7320
(e) None of these

Solutions (11-15):