# Quantitative Aptitude Practice Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains – Set 5

Quantitative Aptitude Practice Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains – Set 5
Direction (1 – 5): Study the following table carefully and answer the given questions.
Table shows the monthly income and expenditure of five friends. Find the missing data if required to answer the questions.

1. Find the annual income of A.
a) Rs.26,400
b) Rs.2,65,000
c) Rs.26,500
d) Rs.2,64,000
e) None of these
2. Find the difference in the monthly savings of C and D.
a) Rs.1,200
b) Rs.2,200
c) Rs.2,000
d) Rs.1,800
e) None of these
3. Expenditure made by B on education is what percentage of expenditure made by D on food?
a) 32%
b) 138%
c) 88%
d) 120%
e) None of these
4. The savings of B is what percentage more/less than that of E?
a) 37% less
b) 36% more
c) 38% more
d) 40% less
e) None of these
5. Find the average of monthly income of A, C and E.
a) Rs.26,500
b) Rs.26,000
c) Rs.25,600
d) Rs.22,500
e) None of these
6. In two alloys A and B the ratio of zinc to copper is 4:5 and 2:7 respectively. Eighteen kg of the alloy A and 45 kg of the alloy B are mixed together to form a new alloy. what will be the ratio of Zinc and copper in the new alloy?
A) 4:5
B) 2:5
C) 3:7
D) 2:3
E) None
7. If the manufacturer gains 10 %, the wholesale dealer 15 % and the retailer 25 %, then find the cost of production of a table if the retail price was Rs 1265
A) Rs 750
B) Rs 590
C) Rs 680
D) Rs 800
E) None
8. A began a business with Rs. 65,000. He was joined afterwards by B with Rs. 40,000. For how much period does B join, if the profits at the end of the year are divided in the ratio of 13 : 4?
A) 8
B) 5
C) 6
D) 9
E) None
9. After three successive equal percentage rise in the salary the sum of 100 rupees turned into 140 rupees and 49 paise. Find the percentage rise in the salary.
A) 10%
B) 15%
C) 8%
D) 12%
E) None
10. A dishonest milk man mixed 1 liter of water for every 3 liters of milk and thus made up 36 liters of milk. If he now adds 15 liters of milk to mixture, find the ratio of milk and water in the new mixture:
A) 10:3
B) 15:4
C) 14:3
D) 12:7
E) None
Directions (11 – 15): In the following questions, two equations numbered are given in variables x and y. You have to solve both the equations and find out the relationship between x and y. Then give answer accordingly-
A) If x > y
B) If x < y
C) If x ≥ y
D) If x ≤ y
E) If x = y or relation cannot be established

Solutions:
6. B) Total Quantity of Zinc=4/9*18 + 2/9*45=8+10==>18
Total Quantity of Copper=5/9*18 + 7/9*45=10+35==>45
Ratio=18:45=2:5
7. D) (125/100 *115/100*110/100 )*P =1265
(253/160) * P =1265
P=Rs800.
8. C) (65000*12)/(40000*x)=13/4
X= 3/2x=1/4
X=6
9. D) 12% of 100 ==>112
12% of 112 ==>125.44
12% of 125.44 ==> 140.49
10. C) Quantity of milk and water in the 36 liter mixture;
27 liter milk and 9 liter water.
Now, 15 liters milk is added then milk becomes 42 liters.
Now, ratio = 42:9 = 14:3
11. C) x = 4, 9/2
y = -3/2, 4
Put all values on number line and analyze the relationship
-3/2……..4……..9/2
12. E) x = -5, -3/2
y = -5, 5/3
Put all values on number line and analyze the relationship
-4…….. -3/2………5/3
13. D) x = -3, 4/3
y = 4/3, 4
Put all values on number line and analyze the relationship
-3………4/3…….4
14. A) x = 5/2, 7
y = -7/3, 2
Put all values on number line and analyze the relationship
-7/3……………2…….. 5/2………….7
15. D) x = -9/2, -3
y = -3, 8/3
Put all values on number line and analyze the relationship
-9/2……….-3…….8/3