# (Paper) IBPS Clerk Previous Year Exam Paper "Held on 14-12-2013, Numerical Ability"

## IBPS Clerk Previous Year Exam Paper - 2013

## Subject: Numerical Ability

### 1. The ratio of monthly salaries of two persons. A and B is 8:7. If the salary of A is increased by 20% and that of B by 11% the new ratio becomes 96: 77. What is A’s salary?

(1) Rs.800

(2) Rs.700

(3) Rs.750

(4) Cannot be determined

(5) None of these

### 2. Simple interest on a certain sum at 7 p.c. p.a for four years is Rs. 3584. What will be the compound interest on the same principal at 4 p.c. p.a. in two years?

(1) Rs. 1054.48

(2) Rs. 1044.48

(3) Rs. 1044.84

(4) Rs. 1064.84

(5) None of these

### 3. The cost of pure milk is Rs. 16 per litre. On adding water the mixture is sold at Rs. 15/litre. In this way the milkman earns 25% profit. What is the ratio of milk and water in the mixture?

(1) 25 : 7

(2) 7 : 25

(3) 15 : 1

(4) 1 : 15

(5) None of these

### 4. Four persons - M. N, O and P-distributed a sum of Rs. 44352 among themselves. M got th of total amount. N got th part of the remaining amount. Thereafter, the remaining amount was divided between O and P in teh ratio 3 : 2. The amount received by P is

(1) Rs. 1648

(2) Rs. 1848

(3) Rs. 1884

(4) Rs. 1684

(5) Rs.1448

### 5. Three persons A. B and C start a business with Rs. 12800. Rs. 16800 and Rs. 9600 respectively. At the end of the year. B received Rs. 13125 as share in total profit. What is the share of Mr. C in the profit?

(1) Rs.7850

(2) Rs.7550

(3) Rs.7500

(4) Rs.8500

(5) None of these

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### 6. One-third of a diagonal of a square is units. What is the measure or the side or the square?

(1) 6 units

(2) 3 units

(3) 18 units

(4) 9 units

(5) None of these

### 7. 56 men can do a job in 14 days. How many additional men are required to do the same job in 8 days?

(1) 42

(2) 24

(3) 52

(4) 25

(5) None of these

### 8. A shopkeeper has goods of worth Rs. 6000. He sold hall’ or the goods at a gain of 12%. At what profit percent should he sell the remaining half of the stock so that he gets 18% profit on the whole?

(1) 25%

(2) 24%

(3) 18%

(4) 21%

(5) None of these

### 9. A 210 metre long train crosses a man running at 9 kmph in opposite direction in 6 seconds. Find the speed or the train.

(1) 98 kmph

(2) 97 kmph

(3) 107 kmph

(4) 117 kmph

(5) None of these

### 10. Average score of a cricketer in 13 matches is 42 runs. If the average score in the first five matches be 54 runs what is the average score in the last eight matches?

(1) 36.5

(2) 34.5

(3) 35.4

(4) 38.5

(5) None of these

### 11. The perimeter- of a rectangle whose length is 6 metre more than its breadth is 84 metre. What is the area of the triangle whose base is equal to the diagonal of the rectangle and height is equal to the length of the rectangle?

(1) 360 sq. metre

(2) 360 sq. metre

(3) 380 metre

(4) 400 sq. metre

(5) None of these

### 12. Due to decrease of 10% in the price of tea per kg. a consumer buys 250gm of tea more than before for Rs. 270. What is the Original price of tea ?

(1) Rs. 130/kg

(2) Rs. 120/kg

(3) Rs. 115/kg

(4) Rs. 140/kg

(5) None of these

**Directions (93-107): What will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following questions?**

### 13.(34.5 × 14 × 42) ÷ 2.8 = ?

(1) 7445

(2) 7425

(3) 7245

(4) 7435

(5) None of these

### 14. -676.76 + 1237.87 + 897.34 - ? = 1294.25

(1) 168.2

(2) 164.2

(3) 154.2

(4) 164.8

(5) None of these

### 15. 3/8 of {4624 ÷ (564 - 428)} = ?

(1) 11.75

(2) 12.57

(3) 21.75

(4) 12.75

(5) None of these

### 16.

(1) 18

(2) 17

(3) 28

(4) 19

(5) None of these

### 17. (216) ^{4} ÷ (36) ^{4} x 6 ^{5} = (6)?

(1) 8

(2) 9

(3) 7

(4) 10

(5) 11

### 18. 456 ÷ 24 × 38 - 958 + 364 = ?

(1) 228

(2) 124

(3) 128

(4) 138

(5) 145

### 19.

### 20. (973 ÷ 14) ÷ 5 × 11 = ?

(1) 152.2

(2) 152.9

(3) 159.2

(4) 195.2

(5) None of these

### 21.

(1) 196

(2) 125

(3) 169

(4) 225

(5) 81

### 22. (43) ^{2} + 841 = (?) ^{2} + 1465

(1) 15

(2) 65

(3) 45

(4) 35

(5) 25

### 23.

## 24.

(1) 5.75

(2) 6.75

(3) 7.75

(4) 6.25

(5) 6.50

### 25. (1097.63 + 2197.36 - 2607.24) ÷ 3.5 = ?

(1) 196.5

(2) 186.5

(3) 196.75

(4) 200.5

(5) 136.5

## 26.

(1) 121

(2) 11

(3) 9

(4) 12

(5) 17

### 27.

(1) 16

(2) 12

(3) 14

(4) 18

(5) 17

**Directions (28-32): What will come in place of the question mark (7) In the following number series 7**

### 28. 960 839 758 709 ? 675

(1) 698

(2) 694

(3) 684

(4) 648

(5) 680

### 29. 3 ? 14 55 274 1643

(1) 5

(2) 6

(3) 7

(4) 8

(5) None of these

### 30. 36 38.8 42.8 ? 54.4 62

(1) 46

(2) 48

(3) 45

(4) 48.2

(5) 49.4

### 31. 37 ? 103 169 257 367

(1) 49

(2) 46

(3) 56

(4) 59

(5) 69

### 32. 4 6 12 ? 90 315

(1) 25

(2) 27

(3) 30

(4) 45

(5) None of these

**Directions (33-37): In the following table the number of pages printed by 6 printers in 5 weeks has been given. Read the following table carefully and answer the questions.**

### 33. What is the average number of pages printed by all printers in the first week 7

(1) 586.5

(2) 540

(3) 545.4

(4) 546.5

(5) 548

### 34. What is the average number of pages printed by printer C taking all the weeks together ?

(1) 529

(2) 519

(3) 591

(4) 592

(5) 539

### 35. In which week was the number of printed pages maximum?

(1) First

(2) Second

(3) Third

(4) Fourth

(5) Fifth

### 36. The difference between the pages printed by printers A and E in the second week is

(1) 46

(2) 42

(3) 62

(4) 52

(5) None of these

### 37. The difference between the total pages printed by printers B and C (all weeks taken together) is

(1) 65

(2) 70

(3) 66

(4) 77

(5) None of these

### 38. Pipe A can fill a tank in 8 Hours while another pipe B can fill it in 16 hours. A third pipe C can empty the full tank in 32 hours. All three pipes are opened simultaneously. In what time will an enmity tank be filled?

(1) 5.5 hours

(2) 6 hours

(3) 6.4 hours

(4) 7 hours

(5) 7.2 hours

### 39. A and B are two numbers. Six times square of B is 540 more than square of A. The ratio of A and B is 3 : 2. Find the number B?

(1) 12

(2) 18

(3) 14

(4) 21

(5) None of these

### 40. Eight years ago, the age of Vishal was four times that of Shekhar’s. After 8 years, VishaJ’s age will be twice of Shekhar’s age. Vishal’s present age is

(1) 24years

(2) 28years

(3) 30years

(4) 32years

(5) None of these