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# (Papers) IBPS PO Exam Paper - 2015 "Held on: 4-10-2015" ::QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE::

## (Papers) IBPS PO Exam Paper - 2015 "Held on: 4-10-2015"

## ::QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE::

**DIRECTIONS (Qs. 1-5):** Find the missing term.

**1. 0.5, 1.5, 5, 8,76,?**

(a) 380

(b) 385

(c) 390

(d) 395

(e) None of these

**2. 65, 72, 86, 114 ?**

(a) 160

(b) 165

(c) 170

(d) 175

(e) None of these

**3. 63, 31, 15, 7, 3 ?**

(a) 0

(b) 1

(c) 2

(d) 3

(e) None of these

**4. 13. 70, 71, 76, ?, 81, 86, 70, 91**

(a) 70

(b) 71

(c) 80

(d) 96

(e) None of these

**5. 8, 43, 11, 41, ?, 39, 17**

(a) 8

(b) 14

(c) 43

(d) 44

(e) None of these

**DIRECTIONS (Qs. 6-10):** In each of these questions, two equations (I)
and (II) are given. You have to solve both the equations and give answer

**(a) if x > y
(b) if x < y
(c) if x ³ y
(d) if x £ y
(e) if x = y or relation cannot be established between 'x' and 'y'.**

**6.** I. 8x + y =10

II. 4x + 2y = 13

**7.** I. (x + 3) (y + 2) = 12

II. 2xy + 4x + 5y = 11

**8.** I. (3x – 2)/y = (3x + 6)/(y + 16)

II. (x + 2)/(y + 4) = (x + 5)/(Y + 10)

**9.** I. x2 + 20x + 4 = 50 – 25x

II. y2 – 10y – 24 = 0

**10.** I. (x2 – 10x + 16)/(x2 – 12x + 24) = 2/3

II. y2 – y – 20 = 0

**DIRECTIONS (Qs. 11-15) :** Study the given table carefully to answer the
following questions.

**11. What is the cost of flooring of A?**

(a)
`
4000

(b)
` 4600

(c)
` 4800

(d)
` 5000

(e)
` 4400

**12. What is the difference between the cost of fencing of C and that of B?**

(a)
`
180

(b)
` 120

(c)
` 240

(d)
` 360

(e)
` 480

**13. What is the ratio of the cost of flooring to that of fencing of field
D?**

(a) 4 : 1

(b) 6 : 1

(c) 8 : 1

(d) 9 : 1

(e) 5 : 1

**14. The cost of fencing of field E is approximately what percent of the
cost of flooring of field C?**

(a) 10.5%

(b) 19.46%

(c) 18.71%

(d) 15.36%

(e) 13.82%

**15. The cost of fencing of field C is what percent of the cost of fencing
of field D?**

(a) 87.54%

(b) 67.5%

(c) 72.13%

(d) 54.36%

(e) 46.5%

**DIRECTIONS (Qs. 16-23) :** Study the following table and pie chart
carefully to answer the given questions.

The table shows the ratio of Hindu religion soldiers to soldiers of other religions

**16. What is the number of Hindu soldiers in Jat regiment?**

(a) 2600

(b) 2700

(c) 3200

(d) 2800

(e) 2350

**17. What is the difference between Hindu soldiers in Madras regiment and
soldiers of other religions in Bihar regiment?**

(a) 485

(b) 550

(c) 520

(d) 510

(e) 490

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**18. The number of Hindu soldiers in Sikh regiment is what percent of the
number of other soldiers in Maratha regiment?**

(a) 97.12%

(b) 99.56%

(c) 102%

(d) 104.16%

(e) 25%

**19. In which regiment is the number of non-Hindu soldiers the maximum?**

(a) Maratha regiment

(b) Sikh regiment

(c) Madras regiment

(d) Jat regiment

(e) Bihar regiment

**20. What is the ratio of the number of Hindu soldiers in Bihar regiment to
the number of non-Hindu soldiers in Jat regiment?**

(a) 11 : 10

(b) 12 : 11

(c) 13 : 12

(d) 14 : 13

(e) 15 : 14

**21. If the compound interest on an amount of ` 29000 in two years is `
9352.5, what is the rate of interest?**

(a) 11

(b) 9

(c) 15

(d) 18

(e) None of these

**22. Three friends A, B and C start running around a circular stadium and
complete a single round in 8, 18 and 15 seconds respectively. After how many
minutes will they meet again at the starting point for the first time?**

(a) 12

(b) 6

(c) 8

(d) 15

(e) 18

**23. The perimeter of a square is equal to the radius of a circle having
area 39424 sq cm, what is the area of square?**

(a) 1225 sq cm

(b) 441 sq cm

(c) 784 sq cm

(d) Can't say

(e) None of these

**DIRECTIONS (Qs. 24-26) :** Study the following information carefully to
answer the questions that follow-

A committee of five members is to be formed out of 5 Males, 6 Females and 3 Children. In how many different ways can it be done if-?

**24. The committee should consist of 2 Males, 2 Females and 1 Child?**

(a) 450

(b) 225

(c) 55

(d) 90

(e) None of these

**25. The committee should include all the 3 Childs?**

(a) 90

(b) 180

(c) 21

(d) 55

(e) None of these

**26. Thirty men can complete a work in 36 days. In how many days can 18 men
complete the same piece of work?**

(a) 48

(b) 36

(c) 60

(d) 72

(e) None of these

**27. Ram spends 50% of his monthly income on household items, 20% of his
monthly income on buying clothes, 5% of his monthly income on medicines and
saves remaining
`
11,250. What is Ram's monthly income?**

(a)
` 38,200

(b)
` 34,000

(c)
` 41,600

(d)
` 45,000

(e) None of these

**28. The number obtained by interchanging the two digits of a two digit
number is lesser than the original number by 54. If the sum of the two digits of
the number is 12, then what is the original number?**

(a) 28

(b) 39

(c) 82

(d) Can't say

(e) None of these

**29. At present Geeta is eight times her daughter's age. Eight years from
now, the ratio of the ages of Geeta and her daughter will be 10 : 3
respectively. What is Geeta's present age ?**

(a) 32 years

(b) 40 years

(c) 36 years

(d) Can't say

(e) None of these

**30. In how many different ways can 4 boys and 3 girls be arranged in a row
such that all the boys stand together and all the girls stand together ?**

(a) 75

(b) 576

(c) 288

(d) 24

(e) None of these

**DIRECTIONS (Qs. 31-35) :** What approximate value will come in place of
question mark (?) inthe following questions (You are not expected to calculate
the exact value).

**31. 9228.789 – 5021.832 + 1496.989 = ?**

(a) 6500

(b) 6000

(c) 6300

(d) 5700

(e) 5100

**32. 1002 ÷ 49 × 99 – 1299 = ?**

(a) 700

(b) 600

(c) 900

(d) 250

(e) 400

**33. 29.8% of 260 + 60.01% of 510 - 103.57 = ?**

(a) 450

(b) 320

(c) 210

(d) 280

(e) 350

**34. (21.98)2 – (25.02)2 + (13.03)2 = ?**

(a) 25

(b) 120

(c) 10

(d) 65

(e) 140

**35. √24.98 x √(625 ) x √99 = ?**

(a) 110

(b) 90

(c) 200

(d) 160

(e) 125