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# (Papers) SBI PO Exam Papers - 2015 "Quantitative Aptitude" (Held on: 27-06-2015)

## (Papers) SBI PO Exam Papers - 2015 (Held on: 27-06-2015)

## :: Quantitative Aptitude ::

**Directions (31-35):** Refer to the graph and answer the given questions.

**Data Related to Number of Books Purchased for Two Libraries (A and B) during 6 yeas**

**31. What is the respective ratio between total number of books purchased for libraries A and B together in 2003 and total number of books purchased for the same libraries together in 2007?**

(a) 22 : 31

(b) 22 : 31

(c) 11 : 17

(d) 11 : 19

(e) 22 : 35

**32. What is the average number of books purchased for library A during 2004, 2005, 2007 and 2008?**

(a) 465

(b) 455

(c) 460

(d) 445

(e) 450

**33. Out of the total number of books purchased by libraries A and B together in 2008, ony 20% are graphic novels. What isthe total number of trapic novels purchased for libraries A and B together in 2008?**

(a) 324

(b) 312

(c) 272

(d) 336

(e) 288

**34. Number of books purchased for library B increased by what percent from 2003 to 2006?**

**35. Number of books pruchased for library B is what percent of the number of books purchased for library A in 2006?**

(a) 30%

(b) 35%

(c) 55%

(d) 85%

(e) 45%

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**Directions (36-40):** In the following quetions, two equations numbered I and II have been given. You hae to solve both the equation and mark the correct answer.

**Give answer**

**36. I. 2x ^{2} + 23x + 63 = 0**

**II. 4y ^{2} + 19y + 21 = 0**

**37. I. 3x2 + 29x + 56 = 0**

**II. 2y ^{2} + 15y + 25 = 0**

**38. I. 3x ^{2} + 23x + 44 = 0**

**II. 3y ^{2} + 20y + 33 = 0**

**39. I. 4x ^{2} + 29x + 45 = 0**

**II. 3y ^{2} + 19y + 28 = 0**

**40. I. 2x ^{2} + 13x + 21 = 0
II. 5y ^{2} + 22y + 21 = 0**

**41. A, B and C start a small business. A contributes one-fifth of the total capital invested in the business. B contributes as much as A and C together. Total profit at the end of the year was Rs. 5200. What was C's profit share?**

(a) Rs. 1510

(b) Rs. 2510

(c) Rs. 1500

(d) Rs. 2560

(e) Rs. 1560

**Directions (42-46): **What will cone in place of question mark (?) in the given number series?

**42. 17 19 25 37 ? 87**

(a) 63

(b) 52

(c) 55

(d) 67

(e) 57

**43. 61 82 124 187 ? 376**

(a) 271

(b) 263

(c) 257

(d) 287

(e) 249

**44. 23 30 46 80 141 ?**

(a) 144

(b) 112

(c) 136

(d) 220

(e) 238

**45. 179 180 172 199 135 ?**

(a) 236

(b) 272

(c) 240

(d) 256

(e) 260

**46. 14 6 5 6.5 12 ?**

(a) 29

(b) 27

(c) 23

(d) 33

(e) 35

**47. A project manager hired 16 men to complete a project in 38 days. However, after 30 days, he realised that only th of the work is complete. How many more men does he need to hire to complete the project on time?**

(a) 48

(b) 24

(c) 32

(d) 16

(e) 36

**48. A took a certain sum as loan from bank at a rate of 8% simple interest per annum. A lends the same amount to B at 12% simple interest per annum. If at the end of five years, A made profit of Rs. 800 from the deal, how much was the original sum?**

(a) Rs.s 6500

(b) Rs. 4000

(c) Rs. 6200

(d) Rs. 6000

(e) Rs. 4500

**49. A wholesaler blends two varieties of tea, one costing Rs. 60 per kg and another costing Rs. 105 per kg. The respective ratio of quantities they wre mixed in was 7 : 2. If he sold the mixed variety at Rs. 100 per kg. how much was his profit percentage?**

**50. Joe's persent age is 2/7 th of his father's percent age. Joe's brother is 3 years older to Joe. The respective ratio between present age of Joe's father and Joe's brother is 14 : 5. What is Joe's present age?**

(a) 6 yr

(b) 15 yr

(c) 12 yr

(d) 18 yr

(e) 20 yr

**51. In a 90 L mixture of milk and water, percentage of water is only 30%. The milkman gave 18 L of this mixture to a customer and then added 19 L of water to the remaining mixture. What is the percentage of milk in the final mixture?**

(a) 64%

(b) 48%

(c) 52%

(d) 68%

(e) 56%

**52. A bag contains 4 red bals, 6 green balls and 5 blue balls. If three balls are picked at random, what is the probability that two of them are green and one of them is blue in colour?**

**53. A rectangular plot of 55 m long and 45 m broad, has two concrete crossroads (of equal width) running in the middle of it. One parallel to the length and the other parallel to the breadth. The rest of the pilot is used as a lawn. If the ara of the lawn is 1911m2, what is the width of each of hte crossroads?**

(a) 5 m

(b) 5.5 m

(c) 6 m

(d) 4 m

(e) 4.5 m

**54. Two stations, A and B are 827 km apart from each other. One train starts from station A at 5 am and travel towars station B at 62 km/h. Another train starts from Station B aat 7 am and travel towards stations A at 59 km/h. At what time will they meet?**

(a) 1 : 00 pm

(b) 11 : 45 am

(c) 12 : 48 : 35 pm

(d) 11 : 20 am

(e) 1 : 37 : 45 pm

**55. Abha gave 30% of his money to Vijay. Vijay gave 2/3rd of what he receive to this mother Vijay's mother gave 5/8th of the money she receive from Vijay, to the grocer. Vijay's mother is now left with Rs. 600. How much money did Abhay have intitally?**

(a) Rs. 6200

(b) Rs. 8000

(c) Rs. 6000

(d) Rs. 8200

(e) Rs. 10200

**Directions (56-60):** Study the table to answer the given questions?

Data Regarding number of chandidates appearing for civil services (CS) and engineering services (ES) examinations in the yers 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 in the country XYZ

(Note: Figures with regard to total number of candidates appeared are given in thousands)

**56. Total number of candidates who appeared for CS and ES together in 2011 was 25% more than the total number of candidates who appeared for the same together in 2010. How many female candidates appeared for both the exams together in 2011 if they formed th of the total number of candidates appearing for both CS and ES that year?**

(a) 52000

(b) 58000

(c) 60000

(d) 62000

(e) 64000

**57. What is the respective ratio between the number of graduates who had appeared for ES in 2010 and the number of graduates who appared for CS in 2010?**

(a) 13 : 21

(b) 12 : 17

(c) 12 : 19

(d) 11 : 17

(e) 11 : 19

**58. Toal number of graduates who appeard for ES in 2008 in what percent of the total number of graduates who appeared for CS in the same year?**

(a) 75%

(b) 40%

(c) 55%

(d) 60%

(e) 50%

**59. What is the difference between th average number of candidates who appeared for CS in the year 2007 and 2008 and average number of candidates who appeared for ES in the same years together?**

(a) 38400

(b) 24400

(c) 23000

(d) 26400

(e) 24000

**60. What is the total number of graduates who appeared for both CS and ES together in the year 2009?**

(a) 66300

(b) 64200

(c) 60800

(d) 62800

(e) 66800

**Directions (61-65): **What approximate value will come in place of the question mark (?) in the given questions?

**62. (11.92) ^{2} + (16.01) ^{2} = ?2 × (3.85) ^{2}**

(a) 15

(b) 2

(c) 4

(d) 5

(e) 12

**63. (19.97% of 781) + ? + (30% of 87) = 252**

(a) 40

(b) 50

(c) 25

(d) 70

(e) 80

**64. 82.11 - 21 × 2.99 + ? = 240**

(a) 105

(b) 173

(c) 123

(d) 234

(e) 221

**65. 399.15 - 12 × 13.95 + ? = (27.02)2**

(a) 285

(b) 225

(c) 345

(d) 150

(e) 185