03 October 2015

Quantitative Aptitude Model Questions for IBPS and SBI PO Prelims Exams

While practicing, try to solve the problem on your own first then look at the answer or seek help if you are having trouble. Even if you know the final answer is wrong, don’t erase your entire work because you may get partial credit for using the correct procedure.

1. For a 40 hours a week a man is paid Rs.400 as basic pay. Overtime is paid at 25% above the basic rate. In a certain week he worked overtime and his total wages was Rs.500. Find how many hours totally he worked?
1) 40 2) 48 3) 42 4) 45 5) None of these

2. If 36 men, working 8 hours a day can do a piece of work in 18 days, in how many days 24 men working 9 hours a day will finish double the work?
1) 32 days 2) 48 days 3) 64 days 4) 72 days 5) 81 days

3. Sunder spends Rs.3,660, which is 12% of his monthly salary on food. Later he spends 16% of his monthly salary on cloths and he spends another 3% of his salary on household expenditure. What is the total annual amount spent by him?
1) Rs.9,455 2) Rs.1,13,460
3) Rs.1,32,450 4) Rs.2,31,470 5) None of these

4. A reduction of 21% in the price of wheat enables a man to buy 10.5 kg more for Rs.600. What is the reduced price per kg?
1) Rs.50 2) Rs.25 3) Rs.24 4) Rs.12 5) None of these

5. Find the units place digit in the expansion of 8657 376483?
1) 7 2) 9 3) 3 4) Can’t be determined 5) None of these

Directions (Q.No 6-10): Study the following information carefully to answer the questions that follow.

Out of a total 170 children playing badminton or tennis or both, total number of girls in the group is 70% of the total number of boys in the group. The number of boys playing only badminton is 50% of the number of boys and
the total number of boys playing badminton is 60% of the total number of boys. The number of children playing only tennis is 40% of the total number of children and a total of 24 children play badminton and tennis both. The number of girls who play only badminton is same as the number of girls play only tennis.

6. How many girls play only tennis?
1) 14 2) 40 3) 50 4) 28 5) 10

7. How many boys play both badminton and tennis?
1) 28 2) 24 3) 48 4) 78 5) None of these

8. The number of boys playing only tennis is how much more than the number of girls playing only tennis?
1) 20 2) 12 3) 10 4) 5 5) None of these

9. The number of girls playing only badminton is what percent of the total number of girls?
1) 25% 2) 10% 3) 14% 4) 50% 5) 40%

10. What is the ratio between the number of girls playing only tennis and the number of boys playing only badminton?
1) 12 : 13 2) 14 : 25 3) 28 : 25 4) 10 : 11 5) None of these

Answers:

1-2; 2-2; 3-2; 4-4; 5-3; 6-4; 7-5; 8-2; 9-5; 10-2.

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