# Quant Miscellaneous Questions

Hello Aspirants, As we all know that Quant Miscellaneous Questions is a important part of quantitative aptitude section for every competitive exams.Different kind of Quant Miscellaneous questions asked in every competitative exam. (Like – Percentage, Profit & Loss, Time and Work, Ratios and Proportions, Permutations and Combinations, Time and Distance, Boat and Streams, Probability, Average, Simple Interest, Compound Interest, Problems on Ages,).So here, In this article we will provide different arithmetic questions.These Quant Miscellaneous questions are important for Bank, SSC, SEBI, NABARD, RBI, LIC, and Other state exams. You can attempt these questions & boost your preparation for your examination.

In the Banking exams Quant questions asked in the Prelims as well as Mains exam.There are 10 Quant Miscellaneous Questions asked in the Prelims exam (Bank).You want to score more in the Quant section then you should practice more and more Quant Miscellaneous questions.

# Quant Miscellaneous Questions Quiz-2

1. A piece of string is 50 cm long. It is cut into three pieces such that the longest piece is three times as long as the shortest piece and the third piece is 20 cm shorter than the longest piece.If the pieces are joined to form a triangular region, find the area of region formed.
A. 100 cm2
B. 200 cm2
C. 150 cm2
D. Data Inconsistant
E. None Of these

D.Data Inconsistant

2. Sharma invested one-half of his savings in a bond that paid simple interest for 2 years and received Rs 550 as interest. He invested the remaining in a bond that paid compound interest, interest being compounded annually, for the same 2 years at the same rate of interest and received Rs 605 as interest. What was the value of his total savings before investing in these two bonds?
A. Rs 22000
B. Rs 11000
C. Rs 5500
D. Rs 2750
E. None of these

D. Rs 2750

3.A man can swim 48 m/min in still water swims 200 m against the current and 200 m with the current. If the difference between those two times is 10 min, what is the speed of the current?
A. 30 m/min
B. 31 m/min
C. 29 m/min
D. 32 m/min
E. None of these

D. 32 m/min

4.If 15 men or 24 women or 36 boys can do a work in 12 days working 8 hrs a day, how many men must be associated with 12 women and 6 boys to do another work 2 1/4 times as great in 30 days working 6 hrs per day?
A. 10
B. 15
C. 8
D. 12
E. None of these

C. 8

5. When a cycle manufacturer reduced selling price of cycle by 50%, the number of bicycles sold radically increased by 600%. Initially the manufacturer was getting only 140% profit. What is the percentage increase of his profit?
A. 10%
B. 14%
C. 0%
D. Cannot be determined
E. None of these

C. 0%

6. Rahul started a business with a capital of Rs 8,000. After six months, Sanjay joined him with investment of some capital. If at the end of the year each of them gets equal amount as profit,how much did Sanjay invest in the business?
A. Rs 17,500
B. Rs 18,000
C. Rs 16,000
D. Rs 16,500
E. None of these

C. Rs 16,000

7.Ten years ago, the ages of the members of a joint family of eight people added up to 231 years. Three years later one member died at the age of 60 years and a child was born during the same year. After another three years, one more member died, again at 60 a child was born during the same year. The current average age of this eight-member joint family is nearest to:
A. 22 years
B. 21 years
C. 45 years
D. 24 years
E. 23 years

D. 24 years

Sum of 8 members 10 years ago=231 years

Sum of 8 members 7 years ago=231-60+24=195 years

Sum of 8 members 4 years ago= 195-60+24=159 years

Sum of 8 members at percent = 159+32=191 years

Average Age=24 years

8.A clothing supplier stores 800 coats in warehouse, of which 15 per cent are full-length coats. If 500 of the shorter length coats are removed from the warehouse, then what per cent of the remaining coats are full-length?
A. 5.62%
B. 34%
C. 40%
D. 48%
E. None of these

C. 40%

9.L Divide Rs 6000 into two parts, so that simple interest on the first part for 2 years at 6% per annum may be equal to the simple interest on the second part for 3 years at 8% per annum?
A. Rs 4000, Rs 2000
B. Rs 5000, Rs 1000
C. Rs 3000, Rs 3000
D. Rs 3500, Rs 2500
E. None of these

A. Rs 4000, Rs 2000

10.A group of workers can complete a certain job in 9 days. But it so happens that every alternate day starting from the second day, 2 workers are withdrawn from the job and every alternate day starting from the third day, one worker is added to the group. In such a way, the job is finished by the time there is no worker left. If it takes the double time to finish the job now, find the number of workers who started the job?
A. 5
B. 10
C. 15
D. 20
E. None of these