**QUANT QUIZ-56 FOR IBPS CLERK & PO**

**Q1. THE DISTANCE BETWEEN TWO CITIES A AND B IS 330KM. A TRAIN STARTS FROM A AT 8 (A)M. AND TRAVELS TOWARDS B AT 60 KM/HR. ANOTHER TRAIN STARTS FROM B AT 9 (A)M. AND TRAVELS TOWARDS A AT 75 KM/HR. AT WHAT TIME DO THEY MEET?**

a) 10 : 30 am.

b) 10 am.

c) 11 : 30 am.

d) 11 am.

e) None of these

**Q2. IN AN ELECTION BETWEEN TWO CANDIDATES, ONE GOT 60% OF THE TOTAL VALID VOTES, 10% OF THE VOTES WERE INVALID. IF THE TOTAL NUMBER OF VOTES WAS 9500, WHAT WAS THE NUMBER OF VALID VOTES THAT THE OTHER CANDIDATE GOT?**

a) 5700

b) 3420

c) 5130

d) 3800

e) None of these

**Q3. A LENT RS. 8000 TO B FOR 3 YEARS AND RS. 4000 TO C FOR 5 YEARS ON SIMPLE INTEREST AT THE SAME RATE OF INTEREST AND RECEIVED RS. 5500 IN ALL FROM BOTH OF THEM AS INTEREST. THE RATE OF INTEREST PER ANNUM IS:**

a) 10.50 %

b) 12.50%

c) 15 %

d) 13%

e) None of these

**Q4. ANKUR INVESTED AN AMOUNT OF RS 29500 IN ORDER TO START A BUSINESS. AYUSH JOINED HIM 4 MONTHS LATER BY INVESTING AN AMOUNT OF RS. 33500. IF THE BUSINESS EARNED A PROFIT OF RS. 120575 AT THE END OF TWO YEARS, WHAT WAS ANKUR'S SHARE OF THE PROFIT?**

a) Rs. 60725

b) Rs. 61950

c) Rs. 59250

d) Rs. 58625

e) None of these

**Q5. A WATER TANK HAS THREE TAPS A, BAND C. TAP A, WHEN OPENED, CAN FILL THE WATER TANK ALONE IN 4 HOURS. TAP B, WHEN OPENED, CAN FILL THE WATER TANK ALONE IN 6 HOURS AND TAP C, WHEN OPENED, CAN EMPTY THE WATER TANK ALONE IN 3 HOURS. IF TAPS A, BAND C ARE OPENED SIMULTANEOUSLY, HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO FILL THE TANK COMPLETELY?**

a) 10 hours

b) 8 hours

c) 18 hours

d) 12 hours

e) None of these