# Quant Test for SBI PO 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 26

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State Bank of India (SBI) is going to conduct examination for its recruitment for the post of Probationary Officers (SBI PO 2018) for a total of 2000 vacancies.

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The examination will be held in three phases i.e. Preliminary Examination, Main Examination and Group Exercise & Interview. The Preliminary Exam is scheduled on 1st, 7th & 8th of July 2018. Details of the exam are as under: Practice the questions so as to familiarize yourself with the pattern of questions to be asked in the exam.

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

1. 13,31,?,119,233,471
60
52
57
50
58
Option C
13,31,?,119,233,471
13*2+5 = 31
31*2-5 = 57
57*2+5 = 119
119*2-5 = 233
233*2+5 = 471

2. 3,6,24,144,1152,?
12500
10989
10000
11500
11520
Option E
3,6,24,144,1152,?
3*2 = 6
6*4 = 24
24*6 = 144
144*8 = 1152
1152*10 = 11520

3. 2,3.4,6.2,10.4,16,?
23
18
25
20
32
Option A
2,3.4,6.2,10.4,16,?
2+1.4 = 3.4
3.4+2.8 = 6.2
6.2+4.2 = 10.4
10.4+5.6 = 16
16+7 = 23

4. 628,160,44,16,10,?
8
9.5
5.5
8.2
7.3
Option B
628,160,44,16,10,?
628/4+3 = 160
160/4+4 = 44
44/4+5 = 16
16/4+6 = 10
10/4+7 = 9.5

5. 5,6,?,45,184,925
18
10
17
14
20
Option D
5,6,?,45,184,925
5*1+1 = 6
6*2+2 = 14
14*3+3 = 45
45*4+4 = 184
184*5+5 = 925

6. Directions(6-10):
Following pie-chart shows the percentage distribution of total population of different cities and the distribution of literate males and females among them. Total population of all six cities together is 1.5 crore and the ratio of males to females among them is 8 : 7. Total literate males and females in all cities are 40 and 25 lakh respectively.   7. What is the difference between total illiterate population and total literate population of City C?
6.8 lakh
9 lakh
8.8 lakh
9.5 lakh
7.5 lakh
Option D
Total = 1.5 × 21/100
= 0.315 crore
= 31.5 lakh
Literate males = 40 × 20 /100
= 8 lakh
Literate females = 25 × 12/100
= 3 lakh
Total literate = 8 + 3 = 11 lakh
Total illiterate = 31.5 – 11 = 20.5 lakh
Difference = 20.5 – 11
= 9.5 lakh

8. Total literate males of City E are what percentage of total literate females of City F?
309%
315%
313%
310%
304%
Option E
(E) Literate males = 40 × 19/100
= 7.6 lakh
(F) Literate females = 25 × 10/100
= 2.5 lakh
Required Percentage = (7.6/2.5) × l00
= 304%

9. What is the total illiterate population of City A?
9.2 lakh
10.8 lakh
12 lakh
10 lakh
18.2 lakh
Option B
Total population of A = 1.5 × 16/100
= 0.24 crore
= 2400000
Total literate males of A = 40 × 18/100
= 7.2 lakh
= 720000
Total literate females of A = 25 × 24/100
= 6 lakh
= 600000
Total illiterate population
= 2400000 – (720000 + 600000)
= 1080000
= 10.8 lakh

10. Total literate population of City E is what percentage of its total population?

48%
40%
35%
42%
33%
Option D
Total population of E = 1.5 × 20/100
= 0.30 crore
= 30 lakh
Total literate males of E = 40 × 19/100 = 7.6 lakh
Total literate females of E = 25 × 20/100 = 5 1akh
Total literate = 7.6 + 5 = 12.6 lakh
Required % = 12.6/30 × 100
= 42%

11. Total number of literate males of City D is what percentage more than the total number of literate female of City D?
50%
70%
40%
20%
60%
Option E
Literate males = 40 × 16/100 = 6.4 lakh
Literate females = 25 × 16/100 = 4 lakh
Required % = (6.4 – 4)/4 × l00 = 60%