# Quant Test for IBPS PO 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 10

Directions(1-5): Find the missing term of the following series.

1. 24, 42 ,51, 60, ?, 100.5, 168
68.5
70.8
66.6
77.2
73.5
Option E
Pattern is +18, +9, +9, +13.5, +27, +67.5
=> ? = 60 + 13.5 = 73.5

2. 2, 2, 6, 12, 72, 216, ?
880
864
805
748
795
Option B
Pattern is x1, x3, x2, x6, x3, and x12 and so on.
=> ? = 216×4 = 864

3. 96, 94, 373, 3353, ?, 1341069
53643
43523
61240
50615
50045
Option A
(× 1 − 2), (× 4 − 3), (× 9 − 4), (× 16 − 5), (× 25 − 6)
=> 3353 × 16 − 5 = 53643

4. 1108, 1117, 1142, 1191, ?, 1393
1272
1310
1205
1515
1002
Option A
(+3)^ 2 , (+5)^ 2 , (+7)^ 2 , (+9)^ 2 , (+11)^ 2
=> 1191 + 9^2 = 1272

5. 20, 35, 60, ?, 190
95
80
105
100
98
Option C
+15,+25,+45,+85,+65
=> ? = 105

6. Directions(6-10): Study the following Pie–charts carefully and answer the questions given below :
Distribution of Foreign Funds of different political parties.  7. What is the average expenditure of Congress on Food, Advertising and Rallies ?
2015000
1716000
1225000
1232000
1512300
Option B
Expenditure of Congress = 18/100*6.5
= 11700000
Average of food, Advertising and Rallies = [11700000*44/100]/3
= 1716000

8. What is the difference between the expenditure of BSP on advertising to that of BJD on Food ?
288000
315000
225000
273000
305000
Option D
Expenditure of BSP on Advertising = 1267500
Expenditure of BJD on Food = 994500
Difference = 1267500 – 994500 = 273000

9. What is the ratio of expenditure on Travelling for DMK to that of S.P on Electronic Media ?
147:190
143:192
139:188
133:191
141:193
Option B
Ratio of expenditure on Travelling for DMK to that of S.P on Electronic media
= 13//100*6.5 *11/100 : 12/100*6.5*16/100
= 143:192

10. What is the total expenditure of BJP on Electronic and Social Media ?
26 lakh
30 lakh
15 lakh
28 lakh
20 lakh
Option A
Total expenditure of BJP on Electronic and Social Media
= 16/100*6.5*25/100 = 26 lakh

11. The total expenditure of Congress on hoarding and Food is what percent more or less then the total expenditure of BSP on Advertising and Rallies ?
29%
27%
32%
30%
25%
Option A
Total expenditure of Congress on hoarding the food
= 3393000
Total expenditure of BSP on Advertising and Rallies = 2632500 Congress = 3393000
BSP = 2632500
Required% = [760500*100]/2632500 == 29%