## 03 December 2015

### Numerical Ability for IBPS Clerks Prelims - Previous Questions

1. The total number of students in a school is 31700. If the ratio of
boys to the girls in the school is 743 : 842 respectively, what is the
total number of girls in the school?
1) 14860 2) 16480 3) 15340
4) 16840 5) None of these

2. The sum of five consecutive even numbers A, B, C, D and E is 130.
What is the product of A and E?
1) 720 2) 616 3) 660
4) 672 5) None of these

3. If the square of a number is subtracted from 4052 and the
difference is multiplied by 15, the answer so obtained is 41340. What
is the number?
1) 36 2) 1024 3) 32
4) 1296 5) None of these

4. 20% of the total cost of a plot with an area of 395 sq. ft is
Rs.78,210. What is the rate of per sq. ft of the plot?
1) Rs.1,020 2) Rs.999 3) Rs.1,000
4) Rs.995 5) None of these

5. The owner of a furniture shop charges his customers 15% more than
the cost price. If a customer paid Rs.9,039 for the sofa set, then
what is the cost price of the sofa set?
1) Rs.7,680 2) Rs.7,860 3) Rs.7,880
4) Rs.7,660 5) None of these

6. Each child from a certain school can make 5 items of handicraft in
a day. If 1125 handicraft items are to be displayed in an exhibition
then in how many days can 25 children make these items?
1) 6 days 2) 9 days 3) 8 days
4) 7 days 5) None of these

7. The product of two successive positive integers is 462. Which is
the smaller integer?
1) 20 2) 22 3) 21 4) 23 5) None of these

8. While withdrawing an amount of Rs.49,350 a customer by mistake
collects Rs.48,150. The remaining amount is deposited back to his
account by the bank, which shows the balance of Rs.25,376. What will
be the customer's balance after depositing the remaining amount?
1) Rs.26,676 2) Rs.26,376
3) Rs.26,576 4) Rs.26,686 5) None of these