Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IPPB PO Mains 2017


Directions (1-5): Each of the questions given below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements sufficient to answer the question. 
Give answer 
(a) If the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question  
(b) If the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question 
(c) If the data in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question 
(d) If the data in both the statements I and II are not sufficient to answer the question 
(e) If the data in both the statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question 

Q1. What is the salary of C, in a group of A, B, C, D and E, whose average salary is Rs. 48.250?   
I. C’s salary is 1.5 times B’s salary.
II. Average salary of A and B is Rs. 23500. 


Q2. What is the per cent profit earned by selling a car for Rs. 640000? 
I. The amount of profit earned on selling the car was Rs. 320000. 
II. The selling price of the car was twice the cost price. 

Q3. What is the rate of interest p.c.p.a.?  
I. An amount of Rs. 14350 gives a simple interest of Rs. 11480 in 4 yr. 
II. The amount doubles itself in 5 yr with simple interest.   

Q4. What is the two-digit number? 
I. The difference between the two digits of the number is 9. 
II. The product of the two digits of the number is 0. 

Q5. What is the perimeter of the rectangle? 
I. The area of the rectangle is 252 m^2,
II. The ratio of length of breath of the rectangle is 9 : 7, respectively. 

Directions (6-10): Study the following bar diagram and table carefully to answer the questions. 
Number of employees working in five different companies A, B, C, D and E 

Ratio of male to female employees
Company
Male : Female
A
13 : 6
B
4 : 3
C
7 : 8
D
9 : 11
E
23 : 12

Q6. What is the number of male employees, taking all the companies together?   
(a) 2084
(b) 2048
(c) 2064
(d) 2046
(e) 2066 

Q7. What is the approximate average number of female employees, talking all the companies together?  
(a) 340
(b) 315
(c) 335
(d) 325
(e) 321 

Q8. By what value is the number of male employees working in company A and C more than that of female employees working in company B and D?  
(a) 164
(b) 146
(c) 144
(d) 154
(e) 184 

Q9. What is the ratio of female employees working in company D and E respectively? 
(a) 17 : 22
(b) 22 : 17
(c) 15 : 22
(d) 22 : 15 
(e) None of these 

Q10. By what per cent is the number of total employees of company C more than that of company D? 
(a) 12.5%
(b) 16.5%
(c) 21%
(d) 20%
(e) 16%
Directions (11-15): Study the following graph and table carefully and answer the questions given below.
Time taken to travel (in hours) by six vehicles on two different days 
Distance covered (in kilometer)
by six vehicles on each day
Vehicle
Day 1
Day 2
A
832
864
B
516
774
C
693
810
D
552
765
E
935
546
F
703
636

Q11. Which of the following vehicles travelled at the same speed on both the days?   
(a) Vehicle A 
(b) Vehicle C
(c) Vehicle F
(d) Vehicle B 
(e) None of these 

Q12. What was the difference between in speed of vehicle A on day 1 and the speed of vehicle C on the same day? 
(a) 7 km/h
(b) 12 km/h
(c) 11 km/h
(d) 8 km/h
(e) None of these 

Q13. What was the speed of vehicle C on day 2 in terms of metres per second? 
(a) 15.3
(b) 12.8
(c) 11.5
(d) 13.8
(e) 12.5 

Q14. The distance travelled by vehicle F on day 2 was approximately what per cent of the distance travelled by it on Day 1? 
(a) 80
(b) 65
(c) 85
(d) 95
(e) 90 

Q15. What is the ratio of the speeds of vehicle D and vehicle E on day 2?  
(a) 15 : 13
(b) 17 : 13
(c) 13 : 11
(d) 17 : 14
(e) None of these