# Quant Test for IBPS Clerk 2018 Main Exam Set – 23

Directions(1-5): The given bar graph shows the percentage distribution of number of people living in different blocks of a society of 1600 residents.
Number of residents in a block = Number of (males and females) in that block 1. Find the average number of residents living in Block D and Block E taken together.
222
198
272
220
200
Option C
Required average = (256+288)/2 = 272

2. Number of residents living in Block E is what percentage more or less than the number of residents living in Block B of society ?
20%
28%
18%
30%
25%
Option E
Required% = (384-288)/384*100 = 25%

3. If the ratio of the number of males in Block B to the number of males in Block C is 6:5, and number of females in Block B is equal to the number of females in Block C, then find the number of females in Block B.
192
155
180
161
188
Option A
Let the number of Block B and the number of males in Block C be 6x and 5x resp. 6x – 5x = 384 – 352
=> x = 32
The number of males in Block B = 6*32 = 192
Required number of females in Block B = 384 – 192 = 192

4. If the ratio of number of males to females living in Block C is 6:5 and Block A is 3:2, resp. find the ratio of the number of males in Block A to the number of males in Block C.
2:5
1:1
4:7
1:2
5:3
Option B
Number of males in Block C = (6/11)*352 = 192
Number of males in Block A = (3/5)*320 = 192
Required ratio = 1:1

5. Find the difference between the number of residents living in Block C and the number of residents living in Block E.
62
55
67
64
60
Option D
Required difference = 352 – 288 = 64

6. Directions(6-10): Answer the following questions based on the information given below:
The given chart shows the percentage distribution of the quantity of gold sold by different jewellers of Lakshmi Market of a town on this New Year 2019.
Quantity of gold sold by PC Jewellers = 640 Gram 7. The quantity of gold sold by Lira jewellers is what percent more or less than the quantity of gold sold by Senco jewellers.
30%
27%
29%
20%
25%
Option E
Required% = [(1200 -960)/960]*100 = 25%

8. Find the ratio of the quantity of gold sold by Senco jewellers to the quantity of gold sold by Tanishq jewellers.
5:1
2:3
3:7
6:5
4:3
Option D
Required ratio = 960:800 = 6:5

9. If the quantity of gold sold by Tanishq jewellers in 2019 increased by 25% with respect to 2018, find the quantity of gold sold by Tanishq jewellers in 2018.
636 g
555 g
700 g
640 g
600 g
Option D
Required quantity in 2018 = 800/1.25 = 640 g

10. Find the average quantity of gold sold by Lira Jewellers and AP jewellers taken together.
777 g
665 g
780 g
800 g
770 g
Option D
Required Average = (1200+400)/2 = 800 g

11. Find the difference between the quantity of gold sold by PC jewellers and quantity of gold sold by Tanishq jewellers.
150 g
170 g
160 g
100 g
140 g
Option C
Let the gold sold by different jewellers of Lakshmi Market be x.
Now, 16% of x = 640
=> x = 4000 g = 4 kg
Required difference = 800 – 640
= 160 g