# (Papers) IBPS PO Exam Paper - 2016 "Quantitative Aptitude Held on: 16-10-2016"

## (Papers) IBPS PO Exam Paper - 2016 "Held on: 16-10-2016"

## :: Quantitative Aptitude ::

**1. If the male population above poverty line for State R is then what is the
total population of**

(1) 4.5 Trillion

(2) 4.85 million

(3) 5.33 million

(4) 6.25 million

(5 ) 6 million

**2. What will be the number of females above poverty line in the State S if it
is known that the population of State S is 7 million ?**

(1) 3 million

(2) 2.13 million

(3) 1.33 million

(4) 5.7 million

(5) 4 million

**3. What is the male population above poverty line for State P if the female
population below poverty line for State P is 2.1 million ?**

(1) 2.1 million

(2) 2.7 million

(3) 3.3 million

(4) 2.3 million

(5) 3 million

**4. If the population of males below poverty line for State Q is 2.4 million
and that for State T is 6 million, then what is the respective ratio of the
total population of states Q and T ?**

(1) 1 : 3

(2) 2 : 5

(3) 3 : 7

(4) 4 : 9

(5) 3 : 9

**5. Find the probability that a number from 1 to 300 is divisible by 3 or 7 ?**

(1) 37/75

(2) 32/75

(3) 36/75

(4) 28/75

(5) 26/75

**6. 14 men can do a work in 18 days, 15 women can do a work in 24 days. If 14
men work for first three days and 10 women work after that for three days, find
the part of work left after that ?**

(1) 3/4

(2) 1/4

(3) 1/2

(4) 1/6

(5) 1/5

**7. Perimeter of a rectangle is x and circumference of a circle is 8 more
than the perimeter of the rectangle. Ratio of radius of circle and length of the
rectangle is 1:2 and ratio of length and breadth of rectangle is 7:3. Find the
length of the rectangle?**

(1) 14

(2) 21

(3) 28

(4) 35

(5) 7

**8. A invests on some scheme at 5% and B at 3% for two years. If the total sum
invested by A and B is 4000 and the simple interest received by both is same
then find the amount invested by A.**

(1) Rs. 1,300/-

(2) Rs. 1,500/-

(3) Rs. 2,500/-

(4) Rs. 2,700/-

(5) Rs. 2,100/-

**9. Two trains crosses each other in 14 sec when they are moving in opposite
direction, and when they are moving in same direction they crosses each other in
3 min 2 sec. Find the speed of the faster train by what percent more than the
speed of the slower train ?**

(1) 16.67%

(2) 17.33%

(3) 16.33%

(4) 17.67%

(5) 18.33%

**10. 11 20 38 74 ?**

(1) 146

(2) 154

(3) 128

(4) 132

(5) 136

**11. 15 21 38 65 101 ?**

(1) 124

(2) 145

(3) 136

(4) 158

(5) 162

**12. 24 28 19 35 10 ?**

(1) 26

(2) 36

(3) 16

|(4) 46

(5) 15

**13. 7 16 45 184 915 ?**

(1) 2092

(2) 5496

(3) 1048

(4) 4038

(5) 3268

**14. 12 19 35 59 90 ?**

(1) 134

(2) 127

(3) 132 (4) 98

(5) 114

## Printed Study Material for IBPS PO Exam

**Directions (15-19) : Study the following table and answer the questions that
follow.**

**15. The incomes of companies X and Y in 2010 were in the ratio of 3 : 4
respectively. What was the respective ratio of their expenditures in 2010 ?**

(1) 7 : 22

(2) 14 : 19

(3) 15 : 22

(4) 27 : 35

(5) 35 : 49

**16. If the expenditure of company Y in 2007 was ! 220 crores, what was its
income in 2007 ?**

(1) Rs. 312 crores

(2) Rs. 297 crores

(3) Rs. 283 crores

(4) Rs. 275 crores

(5) Rs. 250 crores

**17. If the expenditures of companies X and Y in 2006 were equal and the total
income of two companies in 2006 was Rs. 342 crores, what was the total profit of
two companies together in 2006 ? (Profit = Income Expenditure)**

(1) Rs. 240 crores

(2) Rs. 171 crores

(3) Rs. 120 crores

(4) Rs. 102 crores

(5) Rs. 150 crores

**18. The expenditure of company X in the year 2008 was Rs. 200 crores and the
income of company X in 2008 was the same as its expenditure in 2011.
What is the income of Company X in 2011?**

(1) Rs. 385 crores

(2) Rs. 465 crores

(3) Rs. 335 crores

(4) Rs. 295 crores

(5) Rs. 250 crores

**19. If the incomes of two companies were equal in 2009, then what was the
ratio of expenditure of Company X to that of Company Y in 2009 ?**

(1) 6 : 5

(2) 5 : 6

(3) 11 : 6

(4) 16 : 15

(5) 20 : 11

**Directions (20-24) : In each of these questions, two equations (I) and (II)
are given. You have to solve both the equations and Give answer :**

**20**. I. 3x^{²} – 22x + 7 = 0

II. y² – 15y + 56 = 0

**21**. I. 2x² – 17x + 36 = 0

II. 2y² – 19y + 44 = 0

**22**. I. x – “169 = 0

II. y² – 169 = 0

**23**. I. 3x² + 20x + 25 = 0

II. 3y³ + 14y + 8 =0

**24**. I. 3x² + 5x + 2 = 0

II. 3y³ + 18y + 24 = 0

**25. A seller marks the price 50% above the cost price and gives 10% discount
on an item.While selling, he cheats customer by giving 20% less in weight. Find
his overall profit percent (approximate) ?**

(1) 26%

(2) 65%

(3) 68%

(4) 72%

(5) 76%

**26. There are 81 litre pure milk in a container. One-third of milk is
replaced by water in the container. Again one-third of mixture is extracted and
equal amount of water is added. What is the ratio of milk to water in the new
mixture ?**

(1) 1 : 2

(2) 1 : 1

(2) 2 : 1

(4) 4 : 5

(5) None of these

**27. A is 2 years older than B while B is 3 years younger than C. The ratio of
age of A, 6 years hence and B, 2 years ago is 5:3. What was age of C, 6 years
ago ?**

(1) 12 years

(2) 19 years

(3) 15 years

(4) 14 years

(5) 21 years

**28. A, B and C started a business with their investments in the ratio 1 : 2 :
4. After 6 months, A invested the half amount more as before and B invested same
the amount as before while C **

withdrew 1/4th of his investment.

Find the ratio of their profits at the end of the year.

(1) 5 : 12 : 13

(2) 5 : 11 : 14

(3) 5 : 12 : 14

(4) 5 : 12 : 10

(5) None of these

**29. The average marks in Science subject of a class of 20 students is 68.
If the marks of two students were misread as 48 and 65 of the actual marks 72
and 61 respectively, then what would be the correct average ?**

(1) 68.5

(2) 69

(3) 69.5

(4) 70

(5) 66

**Directions (30-34) : What should come in the place of question mark (?) in
the given questions ?**

**30. 40% of 265 + 35% of 180 = 50% of ? + ?% of 80**

(1) 80

(2) 95.5

(3) 130

(4) 125.5

**31. Ö0.25 + 0.16 of 157 =?**

(1) 0.43

(2) 12.56

(3) 0.91

(4) 17.25

(5) 9.50

**32. Ö? + 416 = (60% of 920) -110**

(1) 576

(2) 676

(3) 784

(4) 1024

(5) 1156

**33. (682% of 782) ÷ 856 = ?**

(1) 4.50

(2) 10.65

(3) 2.55

(4) 8.75

(5) 6.25

**34. 15.5% of 850 + 24.8% of 650 = ?**

(1) 295

(2) 330

(3) 270

(4) 375

(5) 220

**35. The time taken by a boat to travel; ‘x’ km upstream is twice the time
taken by the same boat to travel ‘x’ km downstream. If speed of the boat in
still water is 12 km/h. what is the speed of current 7 (in km/h)**

(1) 3

(2) 4

(3) 3.5

(4) 4.5

(5) None of these

## Answer Key

1. (4) 2. (2) 3. (3) 4. (2) 5. (2) 6. (1) 7. (3) 8. (2) 9. (1) 10. (1)
11. (2) 12. (2) 13. (2) 14. (2) 15. (3) 16. (2) 17. (4) 18. (2) 19. (4) 20. (4)
21. (4) 22. (5) 23. (5) 24. (1) 25. (3) 26. (4) 27. (4) 28. (5) 29. (2) 30. (3)

31. (2) 32. (2) 33. (5) 34. (1) 35. (2)

## Printed Study Material for IBPS PO Exam

## Go Back to Main Page