# Quantitative Aptitude for SBI Clerk 2018: 19 April

Directions (Q. 1-3): Study the given graph carefully to answer the questions that follow:
Number of days taken by three carpenters to finish making one piece each of four different items of furniture

1 . If Carpenter X and Carpenter Y were to make a chair together how many days would they take?
1) 1 day
2) 4 days
3) 3 days
4) 2 days
5) None of these
2. If Carpenter X, Y and Z were to make a table together how many days would they take?
1) 4 days
2) 3 days
3) 1 day
4) 2 days
5) None of these
3. What is the total number of days that Carpenter Z will take to make one piece each of all the four items together?
1) 32 days
2) 24 days
3) 59 days
4) 32 days
5) None of these
Directions (Q. 4-5): What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following number series?
4.  15,    15,     21,    45,   105,  ?
1) 219
2) 229
3) 225
4) 230
5) 228
5.  9,  15,   42,  ?,  284,  649
1) 105
2) 95
3) 115
4) 118
5) 121
Directions (Q. 6-10): Study the table and answer the questions given below:
Data related to appeared and qualified candidates from State Y in a competitive exam over five years.

6. In 2015, if the number of female qualified candidates was 170, then what was the ratio of the number of male qualified candidates to the number of female qualified candidates in the year 2015?
1)25 : 17
2)23 : 15
3)11 : 21
4)29 :19
5) None of these
7. The number of appeared candidates increased by 30% from 2011 to 2016. If 20% of the appeared candidates got qualified in 2016, then what was the number of qualified candidates in 2016?
1)127
2)134
3)121
4)130
5)119
8. In 2012, the ratio of the number of appeared candidates to that of the qualified candidates was 3 : 2. The number of male qualified candidates constitutes what per cent of the number of appeared candidates in the same year?
1)50%
2)54%
3)47%
4)61%
5)48%
9. In 2014, if the difference between the numbers of male qualified candidates and female qualified candidates was 81, then what was the number of appeared candidates in 2014?
1)957
2)800
3)1027
4)900
5) None of these
10. If the average number of qualified candidates in 2011 and 2013 was 200, them what per cent of the appeared candidates qualified in the competitive exam in 2011?
1)57%
2)49%
3) 63%
4) 53%
5) 65%