Quantitative Aptitude Questions: Word Problems for Bank PO Exams. Type of Quantitative Aptitude Questions asked in IBPS PO/SBI PO/NIACL/NICL/BoB and other exams

- A train starts from station A at 7:00 AM and reaches station B at 9:00 AM. Another train starts from station B at 7:30 AM and reaches station A at 10:30 AM. At what time the two trains will meet?

A) 8:10 AM

B) 8:24 AM

C) 8:48 AM

D) 9:08 AM

E) 9:30 AM

- An article is marked 10% above the cost price with marked price being Rs 120. The profit gets increased by Rs 14.8, when the selling price of this article is increased by 2%. What is the original selling price of the article?

A) Rs 740

B) Rs 720

C) Rs 785

D) Rs 735

E) Rs 715

- The speed of boat A is 3 km/hr less than the speed of boat B. The time taken by boat A to travel a distance of 18 km downstream is 1 hour more than time taken by B to travel the same distance downstream. If the speed of the current is half of the speed of boat A, what is the speed of boat A?

A) 4 km/hr

B) 10 km/hr

C) 9 km/hr

D) 7 km/hr

E) None of these

- The amount that A and B earns is in the ratio 4 : 3. After a year, A’s salary got increased by 20% and B’s salary by 25%. If now the total of their salaries become Rs 1,02,600, What was the initial salary of A?

A) Rs 36,000

B) Rs 48,000

C) Rs 54,000

D) Rs 45,000

E) Rs 56,000

- How many 4 letter words starting with vowel can be formed by the letters of word UPSTREAM such that no letter repeats?

A) 460

B) 680

C) 630

D) 850

E) 720

- A boat can travel 15 km upstream in 30 minutes. If the speed of the current is 1/3 of the speed of the boat in still water, how much distance can the boat travel downstream in 30 minutes?

A) 25 km

B) 60 km

C) 48 km

D) 30 km

E) 36 km

- Find the probability that a two-digit number is a multiple of 3 given that it is also a multiple of 5.

A) 1/4

B) 3/7

C) 5/6

D) 3/5

E) 1/3

- After 2 years the respective SI and CI obtained on a certain sum of money are Rs 360 and Rs 396 respectively. Find the amount of money invested.

A) Rs 1680

B) Rs 1700

C) Rs 1800

D) Rs 1850

E) None of these

- The ratio of incomes of P and Q is 6 : 5 respectively. After one year their respective income by same percentage. The difference in their new incomes is Rs 14,300. If the difference in the old income of A and new income of B is Rs 6500, what is the % increase in incomes?

A) 15%

B) 12%

C) 10%

D) 8%

E) 13%

- Two trains which are 200 m long each are moving in opposite directions. They cross each other in 8 seconds. If one train is moving one and a half times as fast the other train, then find the speed of the faster train.

A) 88km/hr

B) 122 km/hr

C) 118 km/hr

D) 108 km/hr

E) 96 km/hr