# Quant Test for IBPS PO 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 34

Directions(1-5): Find the odd number from the following series.

1. 59,84,121,169,233,314
84
121
233
59
314
Option B
59,84,121,169,233,314
+5^2
+6^2
+7^2
+8^2
+9^2
121==120

2. 13,17,25,43,69,113
113
43
17
13
25
Option B
13,17,25,43,69,113
13+4*1 = 17
17+4*2 = 25
25+4*4 = 41 == 43
41+4*7 = 69
69+4*11 = 113

3. 14,29,74,151,254,389
74
14
29
151
389
Option D
14,29,74,151,254,389
14+15*1 = 29
29+15*3 = 74
74+15*5 == 151= 149
149+15*7 = 254
254+15*9 = 389

4. 35,37,40,44,52,63
52
37
35
40
44
Option E
35,37,40,44,52,63
+2,+3,+5,+7,+11
44 == 45

5. 16,10,12,20,42,105
105
16
10
12
20
Option A
16,10,12,20,42,105
16*0.5+2 = 10
10*1+2 = 12
12*1.5+2 = 20
20*2+2 = 42
42*2.5+2 = 107 == 105

6. Directions(6-10): Study the following Pi – chart carefully and answer the questions that follows :
Details about the distribution of employees and expenditure of an organization :
Department wise Distribution of employees  7. What was the total expenditure on Account department ?
3.0 crore
2.5 crore
1.5 crore
3.6 crore
2.2 crore
Option D
Expenditure on Account department = 300*18*10^7/1500
= 3.6 crore

8. What was the expenditure on Electricity for employees in Marketing department ?
52.8 lakh
50.4 lakh
45.5 lakh
58.5 lakh
61.1 lakh
Option D
Expenditure = [13*18*10^5]/1500*[25%*1500] = 58.5 lakh

9. What was the total expenditure on salary of employees in I. T department ?
63.05 lakh
55.52 lakh
60.60 lakh
53.82 lakh
44.44 lakh
Option D
Total expenditure in I. T = 1500 × 23% = 345
Expenditure on Salary = 13 % × 18 × 107 = 13 × 18 × 10^5
Total expenditure on salary of employee in I.T department
= [13 *18 *10^5* 15 *23]/1500 = 53.82 lakh

10. What was per employee expenditure on Transport ?
Rs.22800
Rs.22500
Rs.30000
Rs.25000
Rs.21500
Option A
Per employee expenditure on Transport
= 19*18*10^5 /1500
= Rs.22800

11. What was the amount spent on Telephone and Electricity together ?
325 lakh
295 lakh
360 lakh
280 lakh
300 lakh
Option C
Amount spend = 20 × 18 × 10^5
= 360 lakh