**Quantitative Aptitude Questions Bank PO Tricks** forÂ SBI PO, IBPS PO, NIACL, NICl, BoB, Dena Bank PGDBF and other competitive exams

- If 75 is added to 75% of a number then the number becomes 125% of it. Find the original number.

A) 187.5

B) 150

C) 200

D) 112.5

E) 165.5

- After a discount of 11.11%, a trader still makes a gain of 14.28%. At how much percent above the cost price does he mark his goods?

A) 16.67%

B) 23.37%

C) 22.22%

D) 28.56%

E) 31.22%

- A water tank has three taps A, B, and C. A fills four buckets in 24 mins, B fills 8 buckets in 1 hour and C fills 2 buckets in 20 minutes. If all the taps are opened together a full tank is emptied in 2 hours. If a bucket can hold 5 litres of water, what is the capacity of the tank?

A) 240 l

B) 280 l

C) 200 l

D) 300 l

E) 250 l

- 7 men, 5 women and 8 children together have to distribute 1740 books in a total 3 days. On the first day all distribute books. On second day 2 women and 3 children were absent and on the third day 3 men and 5 children were absent. If the ratio of the number of books distributed in a day by a man, a woman and a child was 5 : 4 : 2 respectively, a total of approximately how many books were distributed on the second day?

A) 650

B) 700

C) 510

D) 600

E) 570

- Keshav invests some amount. It amounts to Rs 6000 in 2 years and to Rs 8000 in 4 years if compounded annually. Fin the sum invested by him.

A) Rs 4000

B) Rs 5400

C) Rs 5000

D) Rs 4500

E) Rs 4800

- The price of an article is first increased by 25%, then by 10% and at last increased by 14 2/7%. If the original price was Rs 140, find the new price after 3 increments.

A) 180

B) 160

C) 200

D) 230

E) None of these

- A shopkeeper bought an article for Rs 12000. He marked the price 25% above the cost price. If during selling a discount of 10% is given on the marked price, find the profit/loss% incurred by the shopkeeper.

A) 15%

B) 12.5%

C) 12%

D) 10%

E) 14.5%

- A solution of sugar syrup has 35% of sugar. Another solution has 20% sugar. How many litres of the second solution must be added to 40 litres of the first solution to make a solution of 25% sugar?

A) 40 l

B) 60 l

C) 80 l

D) 70 l

E) 50 l

- Train A crosses a pole and a platform in 18 seconds and 39 seconds respectively. The length of the platform is 157.5 m. What will be the length of train B if it is equal to the sum of half of the length of train A and twice the length of the platform?

A) 328.5 m

B) 382.5 m

C) 238.5 m

D) 315 m

E) None of these

- A plane left 30 minutes later than the scheduled time and in order to reach its destination 1500 km away in time, it had to increase its speed by 250km/hr from its usual speed. Find its usual speed.

A) 720 km/hr

B) 750 km/hr

C) 790 km/hr

D) 840 km/hr

E) None of these

thanku mam ðŸ™‚

please check Q no 4.

In 3 days, total children should be = 8 + 3 + 3 = 14

On second day 2 women and 3 children were absent

ty 9 :))

mam pls explain q5