May 9, 2016

# Mock Test Online SBI PO Preliminary Examination 2016 ## SBI Quantitative Aptitude Mock Test

1. What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following equation?
25% of 1245 + ? % of 718 = 420
(1) 15
(2) 18
(3) 2
(4) 20
(5) 11

2. If the height of a triangle is decreased 20% and its base is increased by 20% what will be the effect on its area?
(1) No change
(2) get 8% increase
(3) 12% decrease
(4) 16% increase
(5) None of these

3. In 1kg mixture of sand and iron, 20% is iron. How much sand should be added, so that the proportion .of iron becomes 5%?
(1) 3 kg
(2) 4 gms
(3) 5 gms
(4) 6 kg
(5) None of these

4. The denominator of fraction is 2 more than thrice its numerator. If the numerator as well as denominator, is increased by one, the fraction becomes 1/3. What was the original fraction?
(1) 4/13
(2) 3/11
(3) 5/13
(4) 5/11
(5) None of these.

5. If 2x+ y= 15, 2y+ z= 25 and 22+ x = 26, what is the value of z ?
(1) 4
(2) 7
(3) 9
(4) 12
(5) None of these

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Directions (6-10): Study the following graph carefully and answer the questions given below : Percentage net profit of two companies over the years . 6. If the total income in 1992 for Company B was 140 crores, what was the total expenditure in that year?
(1) 100 crores
(2) 110 crores
(3) 98 crores
(5) None of these

7. If the total expenditure of 1993 and 1994 together of Company B was Rs. 270 crores, what was the total income in these years?
(1) Rs. 121.5 crores
(2) Rs. 135 crores
(3) Rs. 140 crores
(5) None of these

8. In how many of the given years the percentage of expenditure to the income of Company A was less than fifty?
(1) One
(2) Two
(3) Three
(4) Four
(5) None of these

9. If the total expenditure of Company B in 1994 was Rs. 200 crores, what was the total income?
(1) Rs. 160 crores
(2) Rs. 240 crores
(3) Rs. 260 crores
(5) None of these

10. In which of the following years was the total income more than doubles the total expenditure in that year for Company B?
(1) 1995
(2) 1993
(3) 1997
(4) 1992
(5) None of these

Directions (11-15): Study the following table carefully and answer the questions given below it.
Number of candidates from different locations appeared and passed in a competitive examination over the years

 Year Rural Semi-urban State-capitals Metropolises App. Passed App. Passed App. Passed App. Passed 1990 1652 208 7894 2513 5054 1468 9538 3214 1991 1839 317 9562 2933 7164 3284 10158 4018 1992 2153 932 8139 2468 8258 3159 9695 3038 1993 5032 1798 9432 3528 8529 3628 11247 5158 1994 4915 1658 9784 4015 9015 4311 12518 6328 1995 5628 2392 9969 4263 1725 4526 13624 6419

11. For the candidates from which of the following locations was there continuous increase both in appeared and passed?
(1) Semi-urban
(2) State-capital
(3) State-capital & Rural
(4) Metropolises
(5) None of these

12. In which of the following years was the percentage qualified to appeared candidates from Semi-urban area the least?
(1) 1991
(2) 1993
(3) 1990
(4) 1992
(5) None of these

13. Approximately, what was the percentage drop in the number of Semi-urban candidates appeared from 1991 to 1992?
(1) 5
(2) 10
(3) 15
(4) 8
(5) 12

14. In 1993 the percentage of candidates qualified to appeared was approximately 35 from which location?
(1) Rural
(2) Rural and Metropolises
(3) Semi-urban and Metropolises
(4) Rural and Semi-urban
(5) None of these

15. The total number of candidates qualified from Rural in 1993 and Semi-urban in 1990 was exactly equal to the total number of candidates qualified from State-capitals in which of the following years?
(1) 1990
(2) 1993
(3) 1994
(4) 1992
(5) None of these

Directions (16-20): Following (a) to (h) are combinations of an operation and an operand.
(a) means ‘÷ 3’
(b) means ‘x3’
(c) means ‘-3’
(d) means ‘+3’
(e) means ‘÷2’
(f) means ‘x2’
(g) means ‘-2’
(h) means ‘+2’
You have been given one or more of these as answer choices for the following questions. Select the appropriate choice to replace the question mark in the equations.
16. 42 x 21 – 12 ?=88O
(1) a
(2) f
(3) g
(4) d
(5) None of these

17. 36 + 12 ? = 48
(1) a followed by f
(2) a followed by b
(3) b followed by f
(4) c followed by a
(5) None of these

18. 48 ? + 12 x 4 = 48
(1) e followed by b
(2) d followed by a
(3) f followed by a
(4) b followed by f
(5) None of these

19. 18 x 3 ÷ 2 + 3 < 27 (?)
(1) d followed by a
(2) a followed by g
(3) d followed by g
(4) d followed by h
(5) None of these

20. (48 + 9) ÷ 19 x 2 = 12 ?
(1) A followed by h
(2) b followed by e
(3) c followed by a
(4) a followed by d
(5) None of these

21. In a box carrying one dozen of oranges, one-third have become bad. lf 3 oranges are taken out from the box at random, what is the probability that at least one orange out of the three oranges picked up is good?
(1) 1/56
(2) 54/56
(3) 45/56
(4) 3/56
(5) None of these

22. Letters of the word DIRECTOR are arranged in such a way that all the vowels come together. Find out the total number of ways for making such arrangement.
(1) 14320
(2) 2720
(3) 32160
(4) 1120
(5) None of these

23. The top of a 15 metre high tower makes an angle of elevation of 60° with the bottom of an electric pole and an angle of elevation of 30° with the top of the pole, What is the height of the electric pole?
(1) 5 metres
(2) 8 metres
(3) 10 metres
(4) 12 metres
(5) None of these

24. Which of the following values of P satisfy the inequality
P(P-3)<4p-12 p=""> < 4P-12
<4p-12 p="">(1) P>14 or P < 13
(2) 24 ≤ P ≤ 71
(3) P > 13; P < 51
(4) 23 < P < 41
(5) P = 4, P = +3

25. A circular ground whose diameter is 35 metres, has a 1.4 metre broad garden around it. What is the area of the garden in square metres?
(1) 160.16
(2) 6.16
(3) 1122.66
(5) None of these

Directions (26 -30): Study the following table carefully and answer the questions given below.
Marks (out of 50) obtained by five students P, Q, R, S and T in Five Subjects in five periodical examination of each subject.

 Subject Students Periodicals P Q R S T I II III IV V I II III IV V I II III IV V I II III IV V I II III IV V Maths 40 30 45 20 35 30 20 35 45 40 30 35 40 45 40 25 35 40 45 30 29 31 39 41 40 Science 30 40 25 30 20 25 45 30 37 28 48 46 31 40 80 31 34 38 27 30 44 36 40 30 40 History 35 25 15 30 40 33 27 40 34 26 35 45 40 30 35 34 40 36 42 48 37 43 35 45 40 Geography 45 47 32 39 37 42 43 30 40 25 25 35 48 37 25 39 37 44 40 30 38 39 33 40 40 English 24 28 36 39 43 30 28 37 34 31 26 28 31 30 40 31 34 35 45 40 30 30 35 45 40

26. What was the average marks of the five subjects of student Q in the 1st periodical?
(1) 32
(2) 34
(3) 40
(4) 30
(5) None of these

27. What was the total of marks of student T in Science in all the periodicals together?
(1) 160
(2) 180
(3) 190
(4) 140
(5) None of these

28. The average percentage of marks obtained by student P in Maths in the five periodicals was exactly equal to the average percentage of marks obtained by student Ft in the five periodicals in which of the following subjects?
(1) English
(2) Geography
(3) Science and Geography
(4) Maths
(5) None of these

29. In which of the following subjects was the average percentage of marks obtained by student S the highest?
(1) Maths
(2) Science
(3) History
(4) Geography
(5) English

30. In which of the periodicals the student P obtained highest percentage of marks in Geography?
(1) I
(2) II
(3) III
(4) IV
(5) V

Directions (31-35) : In each of the following questions, a question is asked followed by three Statements. You have to study the questions and all the three statements given and decide whether any information provided in the statement(s) is/are redundant and can be dispensed with while answering the question?

31. 8 men and 14 women are working together in a field. After working for 3 days, 5 men and 8 women leave the work. How many more days will be required to complete the work?
(A) 19 men and 12 women together can complete the work in 18 days.
(B) 16 men can complete two third of the work in 16 days.
(C) In a day, the work done by three men is equal to the work done by tour women.
(1) A only
(2) B only
(3) C only
(4) B or C only
(5) A or B or C

32. Which is the area of the given right angled triangle?
(A) Length of the diagonal is 5 cms.
(B) Perimeter of the triangle is tour times its base.
(C) One of the angles of the triangle is of 60°.
(1) C only
(2) B only
(3) B or C only
(4) B and C both
(5) Information given in all the three statements together is not sufficient to answer the question.

33. Three friends X, Y and Z started a partnership business investing money in the ratio of 5:4:2 respectively for period of 3 years. What is the amount received by X as the share in the total profit?
(A) Total amount invested in the business is Rs. 22,000/-.
(B) Profit was distributed after a period of 2 years.
(C) The average amount of profit earned per year is Rs. 2,750/-.
(1) A only
(2) B only
(3) C only
(4) A or C only
(5) A or B or C

34. How much time will the train ‘X’ take to ‘cross another train ‘Y’ running in opposite direction?
(A) Train ‘X’ crosses a signal pole in 6 seconds.
(B) Ratio of the speeds of trains ‘X’ and ‘Y’ is 3:2.
(C) Length of the two trains together is 500 metres.
(1) A only
(2) B only
(3) C only
(4) A or B only
(5) Question cannot be answered even with the information in all the three statements.

35. What will be the cost of painting the four walls of a room with length, width and height 5 metres, 3 metres and 8 metres respectively. The room has one door and one window.
(A) Cost of painting per square metre is Rs. 25.00
(B) Area of window of 2.25 sq. meters which is half of the area of the door.
(C) Area of the room is 15 sq. metres.
(1) A only
(2) B only
(3) C only
(4) B or C
(5) All are required to answer the question.

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