# NUMERICAL ABILITY ( IBPS BANK CLERK ONLINE CWE – II EXAM, 16-12-2012- Previous Year Paper)

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### NUMERICAL ABILITY

- In an urn there are 4 red balls and 3 blue balls. If two balls are drawn at random, find the probability that none is red.

(5) None of these

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*Solution:3*

- On annual day of a school some chocolates were to be distributed equally among 420 children. But on that particular day, due to some reason 140 more children of another school joined them; hence each child got 1 chocolate less. How many chocolates were originally supposed to be distributed among the children ?

(1) 1640

(2) 1680

(3) 1690

(4) 1600

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- Raj Kumar got the result of his 8th class. Each subject consists of a maximum of 140 marks. If he scores 98 marks in science: 129 marks in sanskrit; 131 marks in Maths, 110 marks in English and 120 marks in Hindi, what was his percentage of marks in all the five subject ?

(1) 84%

(2) 62%

(3) 77%

(4) 79%

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- If Suresh sells an article at a price of Rs. 9300. he incurs a loss of Rs. 3100. At what price should he sell the article so that he gets a profit of 25% ?

(1) Rs. 7250

(2) Rs. 7350

(3) Rs. 7650

(4) Rs. 7750

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

- There is a circular ground whose area is 246400 sq. metre. If a person runs at the speed 01 14,08 m/sec, then how much time will he take to complete the circle ?

(1) 125 sec.

(2) 130 sec.

(3) 100 sec.

(4) 120 sec.

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

**Directions (6-10) :**What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following number series ? - 2 4 16 96 768 ? 92160

(1) 7680

(2) 7580

(3) 7608

(4) 7090

(5) 7860### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- 14 36 ? 300 894 2676 8022

(1) 101

(2) 102

(3) 103

(4) 104

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- 5 8 13 20 ? 44 61

(1) 29

(2) 30

(3) 31

(4) 32

(5) 37### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- 11 16 31 56 91 136 ?

(1) 171

(2) 181

(3) 185

(4) 191

(5) 197### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

- 3 4 12 45 196 ?

(1) 985

(2) 990

(3) 995

(4) 1000

(5) 1005### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- In an urn there are 4 red balls and 3 blue balls. If two balls are drawn at random, find the probability that none is red.

- The simple interest accrued in 2 years on a principal of Rs. 24000 is one-eighth of the principal. What is the rate of simple interest p.c.p.a. ?

(1) 5

(2) 4.5

(3) 6.25

(4) 7.25

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- If a person runs 14.35 km in five weeks, then what distance does he travel everyday ?

(1) 400 m

(2) 410 rn

(3) 405 m

(4) 415 m

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- If a train 280 metre long runs at the speed of 7.4 m/second, how much time will it take to cross a platform 460 metre long’

(1) 95 sec.

(2) 96 sec.

(3) 98 sec.

(4) 99 sec.

(5) 100 sec.### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- If a trader sells his stock of oranges at Rs. 18270. he gains 45 per cent. What is the cost price of total stock of oranges ?

(1) Rs. 12600

(2) Rs. 13600

(3) Rs, 12650

(4) Rs. 13650

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- If the numerator of a fraction is increased by 20% and its denominator by 25%, then the fraction so obtained is 3/5. What is the original fraction ?

(5) None of these

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*Solution:3*

**Directions (16-25) :**What will ome in place of the question mark (?) n the following questions ?

(5) None of these

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*Solution:1*

- 4 × 566 ÷ 5 + 24.2 – 36 = (?)
^{2}

(1) 20

(2) 21

(3) 22

(4) 23

(5) 25### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- 5252 + 2525 = ? × 25

(1) 310.8

(2) 311.8

(3) 311.08

(4) 312.8

(5) 312.08### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- 8 × ? 4888 + 4

(1) 150.75

(2) 125.75

(3) 125.05

(4) 152.75

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

- 39254 + 5217 – 2286 = ? × 50

(1) 813.7

(2) 843.7

(3) 834.7

(4) 943.77

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- The simple interest accrued in 2 years on a principal of Rs. 24000 is one-eighth of the principal. What is the rate of simple interest p.c.p.a. ?

- (62.5 × 14 × 5) ÷ 25 + 41 = (?)
^{3}

(1) 4

(2) 5

(3) 9

(4) 8

(5) 6### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- (23 × 23 × 23 × 23 × 23 × 23)
^{5}× (23 × 23)^{2}÷ (23)^{2}= (23)^{?}

(1) 32

(2) 30

(3) 9

(4) 7

(5) 11### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- 27% of 510 + ? = 266.3

(1) 182.6

(2) 122.6

(3) 123.6

(4) 128.6

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

(1) 1080

(2) 1008

(3) 1800

(4) 40√3

(5) 168√6### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

(1) 42

(2) 43

(3) 39

(4) 37

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

- A car covers a distance from town A to town B at the speed of 58 kmph and covers the distance from town B to town A at the speed of 52 kmph What is the approximate average speed of the car ?

(1) 55 kmph

(2) 52 kmph

(3) 48 kmph

(4) 50 kmph

(5) 60 kmph### Show Answer

*Solution:1*(1) If two equal distances are covered at two different speeds of x kmph and y kmph, then

- Mr. Phanse invests an amount of Rs. 24,200 at the rate of 4 p.c.p.a. for 6 years to obtain a simple interest. Later he invests the principal amount as well as the amount obtained as simple interest for another 4 years at the same rate of interest. What amount of simple interest will he obtain at the end of the last 4 years ?

(1) Rs. 4,800

(2) Rs. 4,850.32

(3) Rs. 4,801.28

(4) Rs. 4,700

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- In a sale, perfumes are available at a discount of 25% on the selling price. If a perfume costs Rs. 5,895 in the sale, what is the selling price of the perfume ?

(1) Rs. 6.020

(2) Rs. 7,860

(3) Rs. 7,680

(4) Cannot be determined

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- What approximate value should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following question?
(1) 294

(2) 276

(3) 265

(4) 300

(5) 288### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- The cost of 15 digital cameras and 21 handy cameras is Rs. 3,54,900. What is the cost of 5 digital cameras and 7 handy cameras ?

(1) Rs. 1,25.500

(2) Rs. 1,18.300

(3) Rs. 2.15:100

(4) Cannot be determined

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- A canteen requires 56 kgs. of rice for seven days. How many kgs. of rice will it require for the months of April and May together ?

(1) 496

(‘2) 480

(3) 498

(4) 488

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

- How much part of a day is 45 minutes ?

(5) None of these

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*Solution:3*

- 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) Cannot be determined

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- 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### Show Answer

*Solution: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### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- 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. 999/1

(3) Rs. 1,000/-

(4) Rs. 995/-

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- The owner of a furniture shop charges his customers 15% more than the cost price. If a customer paid Rs. 9,039/- for a 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### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- Each child from a certain school can make 5 items of handicraft in a clay. 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### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- 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### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- 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. 26,576/-

(2) Rs. 26,676/-

(3) Rs. 26,586/-

(4) Rs. 26,686/-

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:1*