13
Q:

# The compound interest accrued on an amount of Rs.25,500 at the end of three years is Rs.8,440.5. What would be the simple interest accrued on the same amount at the same rate in the same period?

 A) Rs.4,650 B) Rs.5,650 C) Rs.6,650 D) Rs.7,650

Explanation:
Subject: Verbal Reasoning - Mental Ability
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Job Role: Bank PO
Q:

What would be the next number in the series

9, 8, 18, 6, 36, 4, 72, 2, 144, ?

 A) 288 B) 1 C) 0 D) 576

Explanation:

Here there are combination of two series.

1) 9, 18, 36, 72, 144

2) 8, 6, 4, 2, 0

Therefore, The next number in the given series is 0.

Filed Under: Verbal Reasoning - Mental Ability
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Job Role: Bank Clerk

9 349
Q:

The following groups of alphabets form a certain pattern with regard to their position in the English alphabetical series. Based upon the pattern, which of the following five alternatives shall replace the question mark?

 A) OOP B) PPP C) SNO D) QLM

Explanation:

Filed Under: Verbal Reasoning - Mental Ability
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Job Role: Bank PO

5 746
Q:

813  967  429  295  648

If the positions of the second and third digits in each of the numbers are interchanged , which of the following will be the sum of the sum of the three digits of the highest number?

 A) 12 B) 15 C) 16 D) 22

Explanation:

Filed Under: Verbal Reasoning - Mental Ability
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Job Role: Bank PO

4 567
Q:

How many such digits are there in the number 84315269 each of which is as far away from the beginning of the number as when the digits are rearranged in ascending order?

 A) None B) one C) two D) three

Explanation:

Filed Under: Verbal Reasoning - Mental Ability
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Job Role: Bank PO

6 832
Q:

Among P,Q, R, S, and T,each having a different weight, R is heavier than only P. S is lighter than Q and heavier than T. Who among them is the heaviest?

 A) Q B) P C) S D) Data inadequate

Explanation:

Filed Under: Verbal Reasoning - Mental Ability
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Job Role: Bank PO

6 1636
Q:

How many such pairs of letters are there in the word ORDINAL each of which has as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabet?

 A) None B) One C) Two D) Three

Explanation:

Filed Under: Verbal Reasoning - Mental Ability
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Job Role: Bank PO

2 1080
Q:

Shyam Walked 6 metres facing towards East, then took a right turn and walked a distance of 9 metres.He then took a left turn and walked a distance of a metres. How far is he from the starting point?

 A) 15 metres B) 21 metres C) 18 metres D) Cannot be determined

Explanation:

As clear from the diagram, $A{D}^{2}=\left({12}^{2}\right)+\left({9}^{2}\right)=\left({15}^{2}\right)$

Filed Under: Verbal Reasoning - Mental Ability
Exam Prep: Bank Exams
Job Role: Bank PO

3 678
Q:

Who among the following economists gave the concept of "economies of scale". Which says "many goods and  services can be produced more cheaply in long series"?

 A) Edward C.Prescott B) Amartya Sen C) Gray S.Becker D) Paul Krugman