# Quantitative Aptitude: Number Series 32

Quantitative Aptitude Questions for IBPS RRB/PO/Clerk, SBI PO, NIACL, NICL, RBI Grade B/Assistant, UIICL, OICL and other competitive exams

Directions(1-5
): In the following number series only one number is wrong. Find out the wrong number.

1. 484   240      118       57        5      11.25     3.625
A) 26.5
B) 57
C) 5
D) 3.625
E) 240
Option  C
Solution:
(484 / 2) – 2 = 240
(240/2) – 2 = 118
(118/2) – 2 = 57
(57/2) – 2 = 26.5
2. 5    7     16     57    244     1245     7506
A) 7506
B) 5
C)244
D) 7
E) 16
Option D
Solution:
5*1 + 1^2 = 6
6*2 + 2^2 = 16
16*3 + 3^2 = 57
57*4 + 4^2 = 244
244*5 + 5^2 = 1245
3. 4     2.5     3.5     6.5     15.5      41.25       126.75
A) 41.25
B) 6.5
C) 126.75
D) 4
E) 2.5
Option B
Solution:
4*0.5 + 0.5 = 2.5
2.5*1 + 1 = 3.5
3.5*1.5 +1.5 = 6.75
6.75*2 + 2 = 15.5
15.5*2.5 + 2.5  = 41.25
41.25*3 + 3 = 126.75
4. 210    209    211    186    202     77
A) 209
B) 77
C) 211
D) 186
E) 202
Option C
Solution:
210 – 1^3 = 209
209 + 2^3 = 213
213 – 3^3 = 186
186 + 4^3 = 202
202 – 5^3 = 77
5. 33       321       465       537        575      591     600
A) 465
B) 33
C) 600
D) 575
E) 591
Option D
Solution:
33 + 288 = 321
321 + 144 = 465
465 + 72 = 537
537 + 36 = 573
573 +18 = 591
591 + 9 = 600
Directions(6-10): What should  come in place of question mark in the following series.
6. 3    7     18    26    ?    53   64   96
A) 37
B) 30
C) 40
D) 35
E) 32
Option A
Solution:
3 + 4  * 2^0 = 7
7 + 11  = 18
18 + 4*(2)^1 = 26
26+ 11 = 37
37 + 4*(2)^2 = 53
53 + 11 = 64
64+ 4 *(2)^3 = 96
7. 1.7     3.2      2.7     4.2     3.7     ?     4.7      6.2
A) 3.8
B) 5.2
C) 4.4
D) 4.8
E) 5.5
Option B
Solution:
1.7    + 1.5 = 3.2
3.2  – 0.5 = 2.7
2.7 + 1.5 = 4.2
4.2 – 0.5 = 3.7
3.7 + 1.5 = 5.2
5.2 – 0.5 = 4.7
4.7 + 1.5 = 6.2
8. 6        8      10     42       ?       770     4578
A) 110
B) 150
C) 132
D) 148
E) 115
Option D
Solution:
6 * 1 + 1*2 = 8
8*2  – 2*3 = 10
10 * 3 + 3*4 = 42
42*4 – 4*5 = 148
148*5 + 5*6 = 770
770*6 – 6*7 = 4578
9. 7    13     31     85      247     ?
A) 733
B) 680
C)700
D) 650
E) 666
Option A
Solution:
7 + 6 = 13
13 + 3 *6 = 31
31 + 3 *18 = 85
85 + 3 * 54 = 247
247 + 3 * 162 = 733
10. 949   189.8     ?     22.776    11.388    6.8328
A) 39.98
B) 40.15
C) 48.53
D) 56.94
E) 55.55
Option D
Solution:
949  * 0.2 = 189.5
189.5 * 0.3 = 56.94
56.94 * 0.4 = 22.778
22.778 * 0.5 = 11.388
11.388 * 0.6 = 6.8328

## 20 Thoughts to “Quantitative Aptitude: Number Series 32”

1. Navya

@Banya mam ap daily 1 simplification, 1 DI and 1 mislac post kiya kro pls 🙂

simpli and DI se speed bahut improve hogi na so asking 😛

2. @InTrOveRT#

ma’am in 1st series please replace 5 by 26.5 and 2nd replace 7 by 6

1. Banya

Yes corrected..

3. Navya

1st mai 5 ko 26.5 and 2nd mai 7 ko 6 se replace kriye.. dhayan bhramit hota h

4. Navya

4th mai
209+2^2
186+4^2
ayega.

1. Navya

st le li u ne..?

1. jaga

Yeh..u??

1. Navya

maine nhi li abhi.. kaisi h..? total kitne test h

2. jaga

TESTZONE WALA?

1. Banya

4th see the series.. U should start from the first term instead of second to make a pattern.

1. Navya

Hm pr ek bar cube hai nd ek bar square.

2. Navya

mam is it possible to post 1 simplification, 1 DI and 1 mislac post on daily basis..? sorry if I m asking for more..

5. KaRi\$hMa

nyc ques.tyy..:):)

6. Jeetesh Chandra

ty..

7. Ak\$hita \$inghal

Acc to me.. Daily wrng series… One Di set ND misce ND one new Di pattern post kijie… Thnx

8. Raisa Patan

tq…AZ….:)

9. Pooja?

Series achi h thnku

10. swati

in question no.1 there are two wrong numbers…pls correct the error…thank you teamAZ