## Saturday, May 14, 2016

Quantitative Aptitude Questions Quiz Set 6 for IBPS/SBI/SSC

1. Ajay borrows Rs. 1500 from two money lenders. He pays interest at the rate of 12% per annum for one loan and at the rate of 14% per annum for the other. The total interest he pays for the entire year is Rs. 186. How much does he borrow at the rate of 12%?

1) 1200 2) 1300 3) 1400 4) 300 5) None of these

2. A sum was invested at simple interest at a certain interest for 2 years. It would have fetched 60 more had it been invested at 2% higher rate. What was the sum?

1) 1500 2) 1300 3) 2500 4) 1000 5) None of these

3. A sum of money is borrowed and paid back in two equal annual installments of 882, allowing 5% compound interest. The sum borrowed was

1) 1640 2) 1680 3) 1620 4) 1700 5) None of these

4. Two equal sums were borrowed at 8% simple interest per annum for 2 years and 3 years respectively. The difference in the interest was 56. The sum borrowed were

1) 690 2) 700 3) 740 4) 780 5) None of these

5. Shashikant derives an annual income of Rs. 688.25 from Rs. 10,000 invested partly at 8% p.a. and partly at 5% p.a. simple interest. How much of his money is invested at 5%?

1) 5000 2) 4225 3) 4800 4) 3725 5) None of these

6. Divide Rs. 6000 into two parts so that simple interest on the first part for 2 years at

6% p.a. may be equal to the simple interest on the second part for 3 years at 8% p.a.

1) 4000, 2000 2) 5000, 1000

3) 3000, 3000 4) 2500, 3500 5) None of these

7. Sanjay borrowed `900 at 4% p.a. and 1100 at 5% p.a. for the same duration. He had to pay 364 in all as interest. What is the time period in years?

1) 5 years 2) 3 years 3) 2 years 4) 4 years 5) None of these

8. If a certain sum of money becomes double at simple interest in 12 years, what wouldn be the rate of interest per annum?

1) 8.33 2) 110 3) 12 4) 14 5) None of these

9. A sum of money invested at simple interest triples itself in 8 years at simple interest. Find in how many years will it become 8 times itself at the same rate?

1) 24 years 2) 28 years 3) 30 years 4) 21 years 5) None of these

10. If the simple interest is 10.5% annual and compound interest is 10% annual, find the difference between the interests after 3 years on a sum Rs. 1000.

1) 15 2) 12 3) 16 4) 11 5) None of these

11. In a mixture of 40 liters, the ratio of milk and water is 4 : 1. How much water mustn be added to this mixture so that the ratio of milk and water becomes 2 : 3.

1) 20 liters 2) 32 liters 3) 40 liters 4) 30 liters 5) None of these

12. If three numbers are in the ratio of 1 : 2 : 3 and half the sum is 18, then the ratio of

Squares of the numbers is

1) 6 : 12 : 13 2) 1 : 2 : 4 3) 36 : 144: 324 4) 3 : 5 : 7 5) None of these

13. Rs. 2250 is divided among three friends Amar, Bijoy and Chandra in such a way that 1/6th of Amar’s share, 1/4th of Bijoy’s share and 2/5th of Chandra’s share are equal. Find Amar’s share.

1) Rs. 720 2) Rs. 1080 3) Rs. 450 4) Rs. 1240 5) None of these

14.Two numbers are in the ratio of 3 : 1. If the larger number is 12 more than the smaller number. Find the smallest number that should be subtracted from the product of the numbers so that remainder is divisible by sum of the numbers.

1) 12 2) 18 3) 8 4) 15 5) None of these

15. The sum of three numbers is 124. If the ratio between the first and second be 4 : 9 and that between the second and third be 1 : 2. Find the difference between the third number and the sum of first and second number.

1) 20 2) 72 3) 52 4) 36 5) None of these

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