# QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE (SBI Assistant & Stenographer Clerk Exam, 27-05-2012 ( 2nd Sitting )- Previous Year Paper)

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### QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE

**Directions** **(1-15)** :* What value should come in the place of question mark (?) in the following questions ?*

- (11)
^{2}+ (9)^{2}- (14)^{2}+ ? 3^{2}

(1) 6

(2) 7

(3) 1

(4) 3

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

- 0.5 × 3.9 ÷ 1.3 = ? + 0.5

(1) 0.01

(2) 0.1

(3) 0.2

(4) 1.0

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

(1) ± 1

(2) ±3

(3) ± 9

(4) ± 6

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- 81% of 2300 - 34% of 596 = ?

(1) 1060.63

(2) 1060.36

(3) 1660.36

(4) 1006.63

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- 3.1 × 2.6 × 1.5 =?

(1) 12.09

(2) 12.05

(3) 12.03

(4) 12.07

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

(1) 530

(2) 535

(3) 505

(4) 513

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- 9352- 2569 + 7153 = 13900 + ?

(1) 9

(2) 81

(3) 25

(4) 36

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

- 23% of 1630 = ?

(1) 394.7

(2) 347.9

(3) 379.4

(4) 374.9

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

- 73 + 238 ÷ 14 - 71 = ?

(1) 16

(2) 15

(3) 13

(4) 19

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

(1) 53

(2) 41

(3) 51

(4) 43

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- 71 + 897 ÷ 13 × 3 = ?

(1) 276

(2) 273

(3) 278

(4) 271

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- 190 × 38 ÷ 4 =?

(1) 1850

(2) 1508

(3) 1805

(4) 1085

(5) None of these### Show Answer

Solution:3

(1) 122

(2) 142

(3) 144

(4) 128

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- 4.3 + 43.34 + 34.43 + 43.43 + 3.4 = ?

(1) 189.2

(2) 129.8

(3) 128.9

(4) 182.9

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

(1) 474

(2) 774

(3) 477

(4) 747

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4*

**Directions (16 - 18) :***Study the following information and answer the questions that follow.*A sum of Rs. 7740 is to be divided amongst A, B and C in the ratio 7 : 5 : 8 respectively.- What is the difference between C's and B's share ?

(1) Rs. 387

(2) Rs. 774

(3) Rs. 1,021

(4) Rs. 591

(5) Rs. 1,161### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- What is the sum of B's and A's share ?

(1) Rs. 4,931

(2) Rs. 4,644

(3) Rs. 5,580

(4) Rs. 5,805

(5) Rs. 5,031### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- How much is A's share ?

(1) Rs. 2,709

(2) Rs. 3,096

(3) Rs. 1,935

(4) Rs. 2,851

(5) Rs. 3,190### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- In how many different ways can the letters of the word 'FRANCE' be arranged ?

(1) 2400

(2) 720

(3) 2005

(4) 5040

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- How much will a sum of Rs. 7,250 amount to in a span of 2 years, at 6 p.c.p.a. rate of compound interest (Rounded off to the nearest integer) ?

(1) Rs. 8,176

(2) Rs.8,146

(3) Rs. 8,216

(4) Rs.8, 170

(5) Rs. 8,190### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- At what rate of simple interest will Rs.4,200 amount to Rs. 6,216 in a span of 8 years ?

(1) 5

(2) 3

(3) 6

(4) 4

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- Cost of 20 pens and 17 pencils is Rs. 418. What is the cost of 60 pens and 51 pencils ?

(1) Rs. 1.251

(2) Rs. 1.257

(3) Rs. 1,227

(4) Rs. 1,221

(5) None of these

[/toggle]*Solution:5*

[/toggle]**Directions (23-27) :***Study the following table carefully and answer the questions that follow.* - What is the respective ratio between the total number of students studying in institute A and the total number of students studying in institute H?

(1) 52 : 59

(2) 52 : 55

(3) 55 : 59

(4) 59 : 61

(5) None of these

[/toggle]*Solution:1*

[/toggle] - The number of students studying course Q in institute B forms what per cent of the total number of students in institute C ?

(1) 14

(2) 17

(3) 11

(4) 8

(5) 20### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- What is the total number of students who are studying course T across all institutes ?

(1) 3480

(2) 3280

(3) 3420

(4) 3840

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- The number of students studying course P in institute A forms what per cent of the total number of students in institute A ?

(1) 27

(2) 23

(3) 25

(4) 20

(5) 29### Show Answer

*Solution:3*

- What is the average number of students studying In institute D ?

(1) 446

(2) 426

(3) 540

(4) 454

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- What will be the average of the following set of scores (Rounded off to the nearest integer) ?

46, 54, 62, 68, 56, 29, 58

(1) 45

(2) 59

(3) 62

(4) 48

(5) 53### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- The area of a circle is 3850 square metres. What will be its circumference ?

(1) 233 metres

(2) 226 metres

(3) 230 metres

(4) 220 metres

(5) 249 metres### Show Answer

*Solution:4* - The product of three consecutive numbers is 4080. What is the least number ?

(1) 17

(2) 14

(3) 13

(4) 16

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- If the perimeter of a rectangle is 180 metres and the difference between the length and the breadth is 8 metres, what is the area of the rectangle ?

(1) 2116 square metres

(2) 2047 square metres

(3) 2090 square metres

(4) 2178 square metres

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:5*

- A and B together can complete a particular task in 6 days. If A alone can complete the same task in 10 days, how many days will B take to complete the task if he works alone ?

(1) 15

(2) 16

(3) 14

(4) 12

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

**Directions (33-37) :***What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following number series ?* - 7 33 137 553 ? 8873

(1) 1217

(2) 2217

(3) 2117

(4) 2127

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- 8 56 336 2352 14112 ?

(1) 98874

(2) 98784

(3) 87894

(4) 84672

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- 5963 ? 5938 5913 5877 5828

(1) 5932

(2) 5940

(3) 5951

(4) 5954

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:4* - 2916 972 ? 108 36 12

(1) 324

(2) 234

(3) 248

(4) 391

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- 9 15 27 45 69 ?

(1) 109

(2) 99

(3) 91

(4) 81

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:2* - The cost price of an article is Rs. 390. If it is to be sold at a profit of 3.12 per cent, how much would be its approximate selling price ?

(1) Rs. 410

(2) Rs. 402

(3) Rs. 417

(4) Rs. 420

(5) Rs. 442### Show Answer

*Solution:2*

- 17 articles were bought for Rs. 3,910 and sold for Rs. 4,590. How much was the
**approximate**profit percentage per article ?

(1) 17%

(3) 12%

(3) 9%

(4) 21%

(5) 25%### Show Answer

*Solution:1*

- 12 years ago, the ages of A and B were in the ratio 15 : 13 respectively. 19 years from now the respective ratio of their ages will be 23 : 22. What is the sum of their ages at present ?

(1) 57 years

(2) 54 years

(3) 52 years

(4) 59 years

(5) None of these### Show Answer

*Solution:3*