Quantitative Aptitude Quiz For SBI PO/Clerk Prelims
Numerical Ability or Quantitative Aptitude Section has given heebie-jeebies to the aspirants when they appear for a banking examination. As the level of every other section is only getting complex and convoluted, there is no doubt that this section, too, makes your blood run cold. The questions asked in this section are calculative and very time-consuming. But once dealt with proper strategy, speed, and accuracy, this section can get you the maximum marks in the examination. Following is the Quantitative Aptitude quiz to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.
Q1. In covering a certain distance, the speeds of A and B are in the ratio of 3 : 4. If A takes 20 minutes more than B to reach the destination, the time taken by A to reach the destination is:
According to question,
Ratio of speeds = 3 : 4
Ratio of time = 4 : 3
4x – 3x = 20 ⇒ x = 20 minutes
Time taken by A = 4x
= 4 × 20 = 80 minutes or 4/3 hours
Q2. A car travels first half distance between two places with a speed of 40 kmph and the rest of the half distance with a speed of 60 kmph. The average speed of the car is:
Q3. A man goes uphill with an average speed of 24 kmph and comes down with an average speed of 36 kmph. The distance travelled in both the cases being the same, the average speed for the entire journey is:
Q4. R and S start walking towards each other at 10 am at speeds of 3 kmph and 4 kmph respectively. They were initially 17.5 km apart. At what time do they meet?
2 : 30 pm
11 : 30 pm
1 : 30 pm
12 : 30 pm
None of these
Q5. Walking at the rate of 4 km per hour, a man covers a certain distance in 3 hours 45 minutes. If he covers the same distance on cycle, at the rate of 16.5 kmph, the time taken by him is:
Q6. A certain distance is covered at a certain speed. If half of this distance is covered in double the time, the ratio of the two speeds is:
1 : 2
4 : 1
1 : 3
2 : 1
3 : 5
Q7. ‘A’ walks at a uniform rate 4 km per hour and 4 hours after his start, B bicycles after him at the uniform rate of 10 km an hour. How far from the starting point will B catch A?
Q8. A car completes a journey in 10 hours. If it covers half of the journey at 40 kmph and the remaining half at 60 kmph, the distance covered by car is:
Q9. A train travelling at a speed of 30 m/s crosses a 600 metres long platform in 30 seconds. Find the length of the train.
Q10. Two trains running in the same direction at 58 kmph and 40 kmph, completely passes one another in 1 minute. If the length of the first train is 100 m, the length of the second train is:
Q11. P and Q are 27 km away. Two trains having speeds of 24 kmph and 18 kmph respectively start simultaneously from P and Q travel in the same direction. They meet at a point R beyond Q. Distance of QR is:
Q12. A train covers a distance of 10 km in 12 minutes. If its speed is decreased by 5 kmph, the time taken by it to cover the same distance will be:
13 minutes 20 second
11 minutes 20 second
None of these
Q13. A train moves with a speed of 30 kmph for 12 minutes and for next 8 minutes at a speed of 45 kmph. Find the average speed of the train:
Q14. How much time does a train, 50 metres long, moving at 68 kmph take to pass another train, 75 metres long, moving at 50 kmph in the same direction?
Q15. A train M leaves Muzaffarpur at 5 am and reaches Darbhanga at 9 am. Another train N leaves Darbhanga at 7 am and reaches Muzaffarpur at 10.30 am. At what time do the two trains meet?
None of these