IBPS PO Quantitative Aptitude Welcome to your IBPS Common Written Exam PO / MT NameEmail1) A bakery bakes cake with the expectation that it will earn a profit of 40% by selling each cake at marked price. But during the delivery to showroom 16% of the cakes were completely damaged and hence could not be sold. 24% of the cakes were slightly damaged and hence could be sold at 80% of the cost price. The remaining 60% of the cakes were sold at marked price. What is the percentage profit in the whole consignment? 2.4 4.2 2.8 3.6 3.2 2) In the following number series, only one number is wrong. Find out the wrong number. 41 45 61 97 181 261 405 181 61 97 45 2613) At present, Pia is 6 years older to Roy. The respective ratio between the present age of Pia and Minis is 3 : 4. At present, Ray is 14 years younger to Mini. What is Ray's present age? 14 yr 18 yr 16 yr 20 yr 24 yr4) What wil come in place of question mark (?) in the given number series? 19 20 16 25 9 ? 42 34 32 38 1775) A professional institute’s total expenditure on students for a particular course is partly fixed and partly varies linearly with the number of students. The average expense per student is Rs. 615 when there are 24 students and Rs. 465 when there are 40 students. What is the average expense when there are 60 students? Rs. 450 Rs. 420 Rs. 390 Rs. 370 Rs. 3506) Raghu invested a certain sum in Scheme X for 4 years. Scheme X offers simple interest @ 12 pcpa for the first two years and compound intreset (compounded annually) @ 20 pcpa for the next two years. The total intreset earned by him after 4 years is Rs. 11016. What was the sum invested by Raghu in Scheme X? Rs. 11400 Rs. 18400 Rs. 16200 Rs. 9400 Rs. 174007) There are two vessels A and B. Vessel A is containing 40 litres of pure milk and vessel B is containing 22 litres of pure water. From vessel A, 8 litres of milk is taken out and poured into vessel B. Then 6 litres of mixture (milk and water) is taken out and from vessel B poured into vessel A. What is the ratio of the quantity of pure milk in vessel A to the quantity of pure water in vessel B? 24 : 13 14 : 5 21 : 11 14 : 9 21 : 138) Refer to the pie-chart and answer the given questions: What is the ratio of the number of novels (Romantic and Horror) sold by store E to the total number of Horror novels sold by stores C and F together? 45 : 32 35 : 32 35 : 24 35 : 26 45 : 349) 18 : 25 4 : 5 14 : 15 6 : 7 22 : 2510) Refer to the graph and answer the given quessteions What is the average number of hats sold by store N during January, March, May and June? 525 530 515 500 535 11) A, B and C have to type 506 pages to finish an assignment. A can type a page in 12 minutes, B in 15 minutes and C in 24 minutes. If they divide the task into three parts so that all three of them spend equal amount of time in typing what is the number of pages that B should type? 168 176 154 164 17212) Study the following table the answer the given questions. What percent of the girls in college C study Electronics Engineering out of the girls studying IT and Electronics Engineering? (rounded off to the nearest integer) 49 52 46 42 5113) 10 men can finish a piece of work in 15 days. 8 women can finish the same piece of work in 25 days. Only 10 women started working and in few days completed certain amount of work. After that 3 men joined them. The remaining work was completed by 10 women and 3 men together in 5 days. After how many days 3 men joined 10 women? 13 15 10 11 1214) Monthly salary of Dex is one-fourth of his father's monthly salary. Dex's sister's monthly salary is two-fifth of their father's monthly salary. Dex's sister pays Rs. 12800, which is one-fourth of her monthly salary, as study loan. Savings and expenses made out of the monthly salary, by Dex is in the respective ratio 3:5. How much does Dex save each month? Rs. 10600 Rs. 12600 Rs. 10400 Rs. 12400 Rs. 1200015) 10 men can finish a piece of work in 15 days. 8 women can finish the same piece of work in 25 days. Only 10 women started working and in few days completed certain amount of work. After that 3 men joined them. The remaining work was completed by 10 women and 3 men together in 5 days. After how many days 3 men joined 10 women? 12 10 11 15 1316) Refer to the graph and answer the given quessteions. Stores M and N sells only two types of hats: Fedoara Hats and Tribly Hats. If the respective ratio of total number of Fedora hats to total number of Trilby hats sold by stores M and N together during March is 8:5, what is the total number of Fedora hats sold by stores M and N together during march? 900 810 990 630 72017) What wil come in place of question mark (?) in the given number series? 7.4 9.2 11.4 14 17 ? 32 38 42 48 3418) Study the table to answer the given questions. What is the difference between the total number of people living in City R, Q and T together who do not watch Arrow and the total number of people living in these three cities together who watch Arrow? 45600 47200 47600 47400 4530019) A, B and C have to type 506 pages to finish an assignment. A can type a page in 12 minutes, B in 15 minutes and C in 24 minutes. If they divide the task into three parts so that all three of them spend equal amount of time in typing what is the number of pages that B should type? 154 172 168 176 16420) 10 men can finish a piece of work in 15 days. 8 women can finish the same piece of work in 25 days. Only 10 women started working and in few days completed certain amount of work. After that 3 men joined them. The remaining work was completed by 10 women and 3 men together in 5 days. After how many days 3 men joined 10 women? 13 10 11 12 1521) What wil come in place of question mark (?) in the given number series? 19 30 44 67 117 ? 236 254 272 264 24822) If a 140 L of mixture of milk and water, percentage of water is only 30%. The milkman gave 20 L of this mixture to a customer. Then he added equal quantities of pure milk and water to the remaining mixture. As a result the respective rartio of milk and water in the mixture became 2 : 1. What was the quantity of milk added? 12 L 10 L 18 L 16 L 8 L23) A starts a business with a capital of Rs. 1500. B joins the business 6 months later from the start of the business and C joins the business 8 months later from the start of the business. End of the year their respective share in profit was in ratio of 5 : 3 : 3. What is the sum of amount put in the business by B and C together? Rs. 4200 Rs. 3500 Rs. 4500 Rs. 4800 Rs. 330024) Study the following table the answer the given questions. Number of girls studying IT and Electronics Engineering from from Five colleges College IT Electronics 350 285 275 220 260 225 240 315 325 25525) 10 men can finish a piece of work in 15 days. 8 women can finish the same piece of work in 25 days. Only 10 women started working and in few days completed certain amount of work. After that 3 men joined them. The remaining work was completed by 10 women and 3 men together in 5 days. After how many days 3 men joined 10 women? 13 11 12 15 1026) A sells an item at 20% profit to B. B sells it to C at 10% profit. C sells it to D at Rs. 16 proft. Different between the cost price of D and cost price of A was Rs. 500. how much did B pay to A for the item? Rs. 1450 Rs. 1240 Rs. 1250 Rs. 1400 Rs. 144027) Refer to the graph and answer the given quessteions. If the total number of hats sold by stores M and N together in July is 15% more than the total number of hat sold by the same stores together during June, what is the total number of hats by the same stores together during July? 1356 1334 1316 1284 129828) The diagonal of a square is 4√ 2 cm. The diagonal of another square whose area is double that of the first square is— 8 cm 4 cm 32 cm 16 cm29) At present, Pia is 6 years older to Roy. The respective ratio between the present age of Pia and Minis is 3 : 4. At present, Ray is 14 years younger to Mini. What is Ray's present age? 24 yr 14 yr 18 yr 20 yr 16 yr 30) A rectangular plot, 36m long and 28m broad, has two concrete roads 5m wide running in the middle of the park, one parallel to the length and the other parallel to the breadth. What would be the total cost of gravelling the plot, excluding the area coveredby the roads, @ Rs. 3.60 per sq m? Rs. 2566.80 Rs. 2466.60 Rs. 2654.40 Rs. 2332.60 Rs. 2772.2031) Study the table to answer the given questions. What is the average number of males who watch Big Bang Theory in all the cities together? 6380 6320 6350 6340 636032) Rs. 16000 was invested for three years, partly in scheme A at the rate of 5% simple interest per annum and partly in scheme B at the rate of 8% simple interest per annum. Total interest received at the end was Rs. 3480. How much sum of money was invested in scheme A? Rs. 4500 Rs. 4000 Rs. 8000 Rs. 6000 Rs. 650033) Refer to the graph and answer the given quessteions. Number of hats sold by store M increased by what percent from February to May? 65% 55% 70% 75% 60%34) What wil come in place of question mark (?) in the given number series? 7 9 18 46 11 ? 248 229 245 237 23335) A professional institute’s total expenditure on students for a particular course is partly fixed and partly varies linearly with the number of students. The average expense per student is Rs. 615 when there are 24 students and Rs. 465 when there are 40 students. What is the average expense when there are 60 students? Rs. 350 Rs. 390 Rs. 450 Rs. 370 Rs. 420