# Quantitative Aptitude Questions for NICL AO Mains Exam 2017

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**Quantitative Aptitude for NICL AO Mains 2017.****Q1. A**scooty is sold by an automobile agency for Rs. 19,200 cash or for Rs. 4,800 cash drawn payment together with five equal monthly instalments. If rate of interest charged is 12% p.a. then find each instalment.

(a) 3000

(b) 2990

(c) 2964.70

(d) Data inadequate

(e) None of these

**Q2. By selling an article for Rs. 160, a dealer makes 20% loss. Next time, the dealer sold the same article in such a way that he gained 25%. What is the difference between the percentage increase in his selling price and loss made by him earlier?**

(a) 26.75%

(b) 30%

(c) 36.25%

(d) 34.25%

(e) None of these

**Q3. If Bananas are bought @46 a rupee and sold for 50 a rupee the what will be the percentage loss?**

(a) 8%

(b) 9%

(c) 5%

(d) 10%

(e) 12%

**Q4. Dheeraj distributed his total asset to his wife, three sons and two daughters and five grandchildren in such a way that each grandchild got one –**eighth of each son or one-tenth of each daughter. His wife got 40% of the total share of his sons and daughters together. If each daughter received asset of worth Rs. 1.25 lakh, what was the total worth of the assets received by his wife and the three grandchildren together?

(a) Rs.200000

(b) Rs. 225500

(c) Rs. 207500

(d) Rs. 257500

(e) None of these

**Q5. A playground is in the shape of a rectangle. A sum of Rs. 1000 was spent to**make the ground usable at the rate of 25 paise per sq . m. The breadth of the ground is 50m. If the length of the ground is increased by 20 m, what will be the expenditure in rupees at the same rate per sq.m.?

(a) 1500

(b) 2250

(c) 1250

(d) 1000

**Directions (6 – 10): The graph suggests the no. of consumers and consumption of electricity units in five years. Electricity units are given in Lacs while the no. of consumers are given in thousand. Read the graph and answer the question.**

**Q6. What is the ratio of electricity consumption per consumer in 2012 to the same in 2015?**

(a) 39 : 44

(b) 77 : 79

(c) 11 : 19

(d) 9 : 7

(e) None of the above

**Q7. If no of consumers in 2016 is 120% more than in 2011 while the consumption remains same as in 2015, then what will be the impact of no of units consumed by a consumer in 2016 when compared to electricity consumption per consumer in 2015?**

(a) + 42 units

(b) + 36 Units

(c) – 36units

(d) – 42 units

(e) None of the above

**Q8. Electricity consumption in 2012 will be approximately how many times the total no. of consumer all over the years?**

(a) 3

(b) 21.5

(c) 2.5

(d) 4

(e) None of the above

**Q9. Total no of units in 2011 and 2013 are approximately what % more or less than Total units in 2012 & 2014 together?**

(a) 20% more

(b) 24% more

(c) 29% less

(d) 28% less

(e) None of the above

**Q10. In which of the following year, the ratio of unit consumption to the no. of consumers is maximum?**

(a) 2011

(b) 2015

(c) 2014

(d) 2013

(e) 2012

*Directions (Q11-15): What approximate values should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following questions? (You are not expected to calculate the exact value.)*
(a) 1620

(b) 1680

(c) 1700

(d) 1550

(e) 1750

**Q12. 67.99% of 1401-13.99% of 1299= ?**

(a) 700

(b) 720

(c) 770

(d) 800

(e) 740

**Q13. 5466.97-3245.01+1122.99= ? +2309.99**

(a) 1130

(b) 1000

(c) 1100

(d) 1035

(e) 1060

**Q14. 41% of 601-250.17= ? -77% of 910**

(a) 800

(b) 500

(c) 690

(d) 760

(e) 550

**Q15. 52001÷61×29= ? ×41**

(a) 700

(b) 600

(c) 500

(d) 550

(e) 680