### SBI Clerk Quantitative Aptitude Sample Papers:

**Directions (next 4 questions) **: What will come in place of the question mark (?) in the following number series ?

**Question:
**15, 22, 36, 57, 85, ?

(a) 120

(b) 150

(c) 110

(d) 90

**Ans.**(a)

**Question:
**4, 29, 129, 354, 754, (?)

(a) 1376

(b) 1368

(c) 1379

(d) 1739

**Ans.**(c)

**Question:
**456, 392, 360, 344, 336, (?)

(a) 332

(b) 328

(c) 340

(d) 324

**Ans.**(a)

**Question:
**What will come in place of both the question marks (?) in the following question ?

? _ 28

7 ~ ?

(a) 1

**(b) 2**

(c) 196

(d) 14

**Ans.**(d)

**Question:**

Cost of 6 dozen apples and 8 dozen bananas is Rs 1400 *What *will be the cost of 15 dozen apples and 20 dozen bananas ?

(a) Rs. 3,200

(b) Rs. 3,500

(c) Rs. 3,600

(d) Rs. 4,200

Ans. (c)

**Question:
**Beena and Meena started a boutique investing amounts of Rs. 35,000 and Rs. 56,000 respectively. If Beena’s share in the profit earned by them is Rs. 45,000, what is the total profit earned ?

(a) Rs. 81,000

(b) Rs. 1,27,000

(c) Rs. 72,000

(d) Rs. 1,17,000

Ans. (d)

**Question:
**Simple interest accrued on an amount in eight years at the rate of 11 p.c.p.a. is Rs. 57,200. What was the principal amount ?

(a) Rs. 72,000

(b) Rs. 82,000

(c) Rs. 75,000

(d) Rs. 65,000

Ans. (d)

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**Question:
**Mr. Sharma invested an amount of Rs. 25,000 in fixed deposit at compound interest at the rate of 8 p.c.p.a. for two years. What amount Mr. Sharma will get on maturity ?

(a) Rs. 28,540

(b) Rs. 29.160

(c) Rs. 29,240

(d) Rs. 28,240

Ans. (b)

**Question:
**In a test a candidate secured 336 marks out of maximum marks ‘x’. If the maximum marks ‘x’ had been converted into 400 marks. he would have secured 192 marks. What was the maximum marks of the test ?

(a) 700

(b) 750

(c)

*500*

(d) 650

Ans. (a)

**Question:
**An AC consumes 8 unit of electricity in 30 minute and a bulb consumes 18 unit of electricity in 6 bouts. How many units of electricity will both AC and bulb consume in 8 day if they run 10 hours a day ?

(a) 1280 unit

(b) 1528 unit

(c) 1548 unit

(d) 1520 unit

Ans. (d)

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**Question:
**The average marks in Science subject of a class of 20 students is 68. If the marks of two students were misread as 48 and 65 instead of the actual marks 72 and 61 respectively, what would be the correct average?

(a) 68.5

(b) 69

(c) 69.5

(d) 70

Ans. (b)

**Question:**

Find the average of the following set of numbers :

148, 88, 184, 166, 96, 122

(a) 146

(b) 142

(c) 136

(d) None of these

**Ans. **(d)

**Question:
**A school team has eight volleyball players. A five-member team and a captain will be selected out of these eight players. How many different selections can

*be*made ?

(a) 224

(b) 112

(c) 56

(d) None of these

Ans. (d)

**Question:
**A bus started its journey from Ramgarh and reached Devgarh in 44 minutes at its average speed of 50 km/hour. If the average speed of the bus is increased by 5 km/hour, how much time will it take to cover the same distance

*?*

(a) 40 minute

(b) 38 minute

(c)

*36 minute*

(d) 31 minute

Ans. (a)

**Question:
**Shrikant and Vividh started a business investing amounts of Rs. 1,85,000 and Rs. 2,25,000 respectively, If Vividh’s share in the profit earned by them is Rs. 9,000, what is the total profit earned by them together ?

(a) Rs. 17,400

(b) Rs. 16,400

(c) Rs. 16,800

(d) Rs. 17,800

**Ans.**(b)

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**Question:
**Raju sold an item for Rs. 6,000 at a loss of 25%. At what cost would he have purchased that item ?

(a) Rs. 7,500

(b) Rs. 7,200

(c) Rs. 8,000

(d) Rs. 8,500

**Ans.**(c)

**Question:**

9th of Anil’s salary is equal to Bhuvan’s salary and seven-ninth of Bhuvan’s salary is equal to Chandra’s salary. If the sum of the salary of all of them is Rs. 77,000, then, how much is Bhuvan’s salary?

(a) Rs. 45,000

(b) Rs. 18,000

(c) Rs. 15,000

(d) Rs. 28,000

**Ans. **(b)

**Question:
**Raju sold an item for Rs. 6,000 at a loss of 25%. At what cost would he have purchased that item ?

(a) Rs. 7,500

(b) Rs. 7,200

(c) Rs. 8,000

(d) Rs. 8,500

**Ans.**(3)

**Question:
**In a two-digit number, the sum of digits is five. If 9 be subtracted from the number, the digits are reversed. The number is:

(a) 50

(b) 14

(c) 32

(d) 23

Ans. (c)

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**Question:
**A man is 4 times as old as his son. Five years back, he was 9 times his son’s age. What is the present age of the son (in years)?

(a) 8

(b) 9

(c) 10

(d) 6

Ans. (a)

**Question:
**20 men working 6 hours a day take 10 days to finish a job. If there are only 15 men and they work 8 hours a day, how many days will they take?

(a) 10

(b) 12

(c) 15

(d) 18

Ans. (a)

**Directions (for next questions): What value should come in place of question mark (?) in the following equations?
**

**Question:**(704 × 555) ÷ 55 = ?

**(a) 7428**

(b) 7364

(c) 7212

(d) 7104

Ans. (d)

**Question: **V5T84 – V3249 – 7 = ?**
**(a) 15

(b) 25

(c) 35

(d) 45

Ans. (a)

**Question: **(1742.4) ÷ (36 × 2.2) = ?**
**(a) 18

(b) 22

(c) 24

(d) 26

Ans. (b)

**Question: **999.99 + 99.999 – 9.919 = ?**
**(a) 1079.19

(b) 1081.91

(c) 1090.07

(d) 1119.90

Ans. (c)

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**Question: **(7875) ÷ (14 × 2.5) = ?

(a) 155

(b) 185

(c) 225

(d) 245

Ans. (d)

**Question: **The average age of eight boys is 16 years. If the age of one more boy is added to it, the average age increases by 1 year. What is the age of that boy?

(a) 20 years

(b) 24 years

(c) 25 years

(d) 18 years

Ans. (c)

**Question: **What value should come in the place of question mark (?) in the given number series?

24, 37, 54, 75, 100, 129, ?

(a) 157

(b) 158

(c) 161

(d) 162

Ans. (d)

**Question: **The length and width of a rectangular hall are 45 and 30 feet respectively. If the total cost on carpeting the floor comes Rs. 774250 then what is the cost of carpet per square foot?

(a) Rs. 45

(b) Rs. 55

(c) Rs. 65

(d) Rs. 75

Ans. (b)

**Question: **The cost of a chair and that of a table are in the ratio of 3 : 4. If the costs of chair and table are increased by 25% each then what will be the new ratio of the costs of chair and table?

(a) 1:1

(b) 3:4

(c) 3:5

(d) 4:5

Ans. (b)

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**Question: **A 120m-long train crosses a 30m-long bridge in 7.5 seconds. What is the speed of that train in km/h?

(a) 45km/h

(b) 54km/h

(c) 72km/h

(d) 90km/h

Ans. (c)

**Directions (next 5 questions): **Study the following table carefully and answer the questions that follow them: (The table shows the sale (Rs 1000s) in various years, for various items, for a retail showroom).

Year / Sale Items |
2010 |
2014 |
2018 |

Shirts | 10 | 20 | 30 |

Trousers | 12 | 15 | 25 |

Jeans | 20 | 26 | 80 |

Jackets | 6 | 8 | 10 |

Cardigans | 15 | 18 | 30 |

**Question:
**Which item recorded the highest per cent increase over the 8-year period?

(a) Shirts

(b) Trousers

(c) Jeans

(d) Jackets

**Ans.**(c)

**Question:
**The percent increase is least for:

(a) Shirts

(b) Trousers

(c) Jeans

(d) Jackets

**Ans.**(d)

**Question:
**What is the per cent increase in sales of cardigans?

(a) 50

(b) 100

(c) 150

(d) 200

**Ans.**(b)

**Question:
**If a shirt costs Rs 400 in 2014, how many shirts were sold?

(a) 5

(b) 10

(c) 25

(d) 50

**Ans.**(d)

**Question:
**A jean costs Rs 650 in 2014 and Rs 800 in 2018. The increase in number of jeans sold is:

(a) 30

(b) 40

(c) 50

(d) 60

**Ans.**(d)