Quantitative Aptitude Quiz for IBPS Clerk Prelims 2015 - Set 1

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1. The LCM of two numbers is 1540 and their HCF is 20. If one of the numbers is 11 × 20, find the other number.
1) 160
2) 140
3) 130
4) 180
5) None of these

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2. Two sums of money are proportional to 7 : 9. If the first one is Rs.140, what is the other?
1) Rs.180
2) Rs.200
3) Rs.240
4) Rs.220
5) None of these

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3. In how many different ways can the letters of the word PRACTICE be arranged?
1) 26100
2) 20160
3) 21060
4) 20106
5) None of these

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4. How long does a 110-m-long train running at a speed of 54 kmph take to cross a 205-m-long-bridge?
1) 40 seconds
2) 42 seconds
3) 21 seconds
4) 20 seconds
5) None of these

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5. A man swims 21 km downstream and 14 km upstream, taking 7 hours each time. What is the speed of the stream?
1) 2 kmph
2) 1.5 kmph
3) 1 kmph
4) ½ kmph
5) None of these

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6. A profit of 25% is earned on goods when a discount of 20% is allowed on the marked price. What profit percentage will be earned when a discount of 10% is allowed on the marked price?
1) 45 9/11%
2) 42 ¾%
3) 40 5/8%
4) 37 2/3%
5) None of these

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7. A 20m long and 16m wide rectangular hall is surrounded by a 2-metre wide verandah. Find the area of the verandah.
1) 128m2
2) 130m2
3) 168m2
4) 160m2
5) None of these

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8. The difference between the compound interest and the simple interest on a certain sum of money at 10% per annum for 2 years is Rs.15. Find the sum.
1) Rs.2000
2) Rs.1600
3) Rs.1500
4) Rs.2500
5) None of these

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9. Two horses are sold for Rs.1955 each. The first one is sold at 15% profit and the other one at 15% loss. What is the total profit or loss?
1) Rs.110 profit
2) Rs.90 loss
3) Rs.90 profit
4) Rs.110 loss
5) None of these

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10. A number when divided by 527 gives a remainder 31. What remainder will be obtained by dividing the same number by 17?
1) 14
2) 12
3) 13
4) 8
5) None of these

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