SBI Clerk 2018: Quantitative Aptitude Quiz for Prelims – 2

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1.Deepak and Deepika run a race between points A and B, 5 km apart. Deepak starts at 9 a.m. from A at a speed of 5km/hr, reaches B and returns to A at the same speed. Deepika starts at 9.45 a.m. from A at a speed of 10 km /hr, reaches B and comes back to A at the same speed. At what time does Deepika overtakes Deepak?

a) 10.20 a.m.

b) 10.30 a.m.

c) 10.40 a.m.

d) 10.50 a.m.

e) Cannot be determined

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2.Caitlin goes to the supermarket with Rs. 500 in her walet to buy strawberries. The prices of strawberries have decreased by 10 % so she could buy 2 kg more with the amount she had. What was the original price of the strawberries?

a) Rs 30

b) Rs 25

c) RS 27.77

d) Rs 32.33

e) None

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3.Anil, Ashok and Ankit are three singers among 7 different singers, scheduled to sings in a function. What is the probability that Anil will speak before Ashok who sings before Ankit? ( it is not necessary that they sing consecutively)

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a) 3

b) 2

c) 1/6

d) 5/6

e) 1/7

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4. Anil and Sunil have to paint 810 and 900 canvas respectively in the same period. But Anil completes his work 3 days before time and Sunil completes in 6 days before time. How many canvas did A paint per hour if B paints 21 canvas per hour?

a) 45

b) 54

c) 72

d) 100

e) None

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5.In Tilak clubhouse, there are as many halls as there are the number of chairs in each hall and not more than one person can have the same chair. If the middlemost hall accommodating 25 persons is filled with 71.428% of its capacity, then find the maximum number of persons in the clubhouse that can be accommodated if it has minimum 20 % chairs always vacant?

a) 500

b) 786

c) 980

d) 476

e) Cannot be determined

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6. A municipality tanker for public use in Nagpur has 3 pipes connected to it. Three taps P, Q and R can fill the tanker in 12, 15 and 20 hours respectively. If P is always open and Q and R are opened for one hour each alternately, the tanker will be full in?

a) 6.5 hours

b) 7 hours

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c) 11 hours

d) 9 hours

e) None

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7. Rakesh and Ramesh run a 100 m race, where Rakesh beats Ramesh by 10 metres. To do a favour to Ramesh, Rakesh starts 10 metres behind the starting line in a second 100 metre race. They both run at their earlier speeds. Which of the following is true in connection with the second race?

a) Rakesh and Ramesh reach the finishing line simultaneously

b) Ramesh beats Rakesh by 1 metre

c) Ramesh beats Rakesh by 11 metres

d) Rakesh beats Ramesh by 1 metre

e) None of the above

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8. Abram can sow a field in 5 days. He invites Abraham and Ashley who can sow 3/4th as fast as he can to join him. He also invites Mitch and Harrison who can sow only 1/5th as fast as he can to join him. If the five persons sow the same field and start together, how long will they take to finish the complete sowing of the field?

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a) 100/58 days

b) 29 days

c) 112/37 days

d) 47 days

e) None

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9.Subham wholesale pvt ltd. , a wholesale agency cheats both while buying and selling goods. While buying goods from the farmers, they use a weighing machine that shows 1000g for 1100g . While selling, their machine shows 1100 g for 1000g. If they sell goods at cost price only, determine their profit percentage in the whole transaction.

a) 31%

b) 21%

c) 11%

d) 12%

e) 15.4%

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10.Aniket plants 5 trees to Sanket’s 3 but in case of Aniket only 1 plant survives in 3 plantings while in case of Sanket one plant survives in 2 plantings. When 27 plants planted by Sanket died, number of plants survived in Aniket’s plantings is

a) 30

b) 60

c) 72

d) 90

e) None

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  • Himanshu

    sir i think the first one should be t+45. because she starts 45min after deepak.