Quantitative Aptitude Shortcut Tricks

In a series of providing free resources for preparation of IBPS PO, Clerk, Specialist officers, SBI PO, SBI clerk and other competitive exams. I have started Quantitative Aptitude preparation series. I will try to cover every topic of the Quantitative Aptitude section.

Quantitative Aptitude Shortcut Tricks with Example Questions

Time and Work


Time and Distance


Number system


Simplifications


Boats and Streams


Problems based on Trains


Simple and Compound Interest


Profit and Loss


Average


Ratio and Proportions


Percentage problems


Quadratic Equations


Data Interpretation

I have made a separate Data Interpretation Preparation guide

Problems based on Ages


Permutation and Combinations


Probability


Geometry


Study Material

Updated on 24 March 2017
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86 comments:

  1. Don't attempt questions in which you are not sure.Try to achieve maximum accuracy. It all depends upon you, you can attempt 140 questions with 70-80% accuracy

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    1. ur right......

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    2. ya correct..

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    3. sir , Is tat necessary to go a coaching class to clear bank exam

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    4. so far .... this is the best site for preparing online I have seen as I can see all the required material is provided here . Thanks

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  2. due to negative marking we cannot attempt all d question and some questions are such we are in dual mind about the right answer plz guide what are we supposed to do when we come across such question and how many questions maximum we should attempt.

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    1. Thanks a lots for giving a suggestion

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    2. you should not do dual minded questions untill you sure.

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  3. Sir, is there any allotment of marks section wise, if so can you please specify the allotment of marks/section in descending order? It will be of great help in studying.

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  4. hello sir

    actually i am getting problem in reasoning question sitiing arrengment not simple arrengement but puzzle 1 so please help me if you give me any material or trick to solve

    my e mail id vkamboj107@gmail.com
    please send some useful material

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  5. sir I am beginner and want to clear govt exams . I have buks and start preparing at home . can u guide me.

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    1. Hello.....if u want govt job....first of all u r able to plan how to crack the exam....get some previous papers...and prepare according to that...

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  6. Thanks Hari
    First of all I recommend you to read all banking and financial terms
    I have already made a big list of them. Find them here
    http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2013/08/general-awareness-study-material.html

    Read a financial newspaper daily and buy a banking awareness book.You can find list of books here
    http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2013/04/Best-IBPS-Books-for-Preparation.html

    In case any query, comment

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  7. sir, your website is best the best among all the websites that i had visited....
    actually i'm preparing for IBPS clerk, your short cuts are very good..
    i'm very poor in current affairs(banking), so please provide required material for section.

    thank you.

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  8. age based problem sir can i find best trick for them from you.....as well as i need to know the best way to solve the DI part for QA

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  9. sir ,
    really thanks for the video tutorial really awesome :)

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  10. hey sir plz help me 2 solve reasoning questions circle plus puzzle

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  11. hello sir..how can i prepare for gk & english? for po exam

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    1. For general awareness read http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2013/08/general-awareness-study-material.html
      and for English go through my previous post http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2013/08/English-section-ibps-exams-tips-shortcuts.html

      I recommend you to read my list of best books for PO exam http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2013/07/ibps-po-books.html

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  12. Dear Sir , I have posted you a comment on 26 of Oct for important topics in reasoning i didn't get reply
    Kindly please provide me information ASAP

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    1. I think I have already replied to that.
      Reasoning topics :-
      Mirror questions
      Seating arrangement
      Blood relations
      Puzzles
      Series
      syllogism
      Data sufficiency
      coding
      Grouping of identical figures
      Completion of incomplete pattern

      Correct me if I something important is missed.

      Regards
      Raman

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  13. Sir, can you please tell me what would be the cut off marks in each of the subject as for the reserved category to reach the target .

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    1. It depends upon the category. Cutoff of SC/ST category would be around 50-60% of General category.

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  14. Sir , Please guide me how to prepare from home for bank exams as i am beginner .

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  15. Hello sir,I am very poor in aptitude and am a beginner.suggest any tips to learn quickly

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    1. Rad
      http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2012/10/how-to-score-high-in-quantitative.html

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  16. is it possible to prepare ibps clerk exam in 1 mnth ?

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    1. Yes you can. Join the free hangout on IBPS Clerk here
      http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2013/11/google-hangout-for-ibps-clerk-exam.html

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    2. hello sir.iam prepareing for ibps exam.iam poor in english language.how can i reduce this problem??pls help me....sir

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    3. Read this
      http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2013/08/English-section-ibps-exams-tips-shortcuts.html

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  17. Dear Raman Sir, Please tell me what can be the cut off mark for PO exam i.e 10th Nov morning shift

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    1. Read this
      http://www.bankexamstoday.com/2013/11/ibps-po-2013-expected-cutoff-and-result.html

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  18. thanks Raman ji, great efforts you have done.........

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  19. hello sir , i am confused about g.k level punjab k current affair ayenge ya whole? plz suggest

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  20. sir plz give me simple technique for solving simple and compound interest problems.........

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    1. plz sir help me out i'm getting confused while solving problems regarding SI and CI plz help................

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  21. I am going to attend the NICL Re-Exam that is going to be conducted on 15 and 22 DEC 2013.I am little poor in vocabulary ...can u pls suggest me most repeated or expected word list for synonyms and antonyms.And pls also tell me how to get prepare the best for the descriptive paper also..and if possible tell me the IMP SECTIONS or TOPICS from 4 sections in the exam (Quant apt,Reasoning,English,GA)...pls help me out pls...Ramanji

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  22. hello sir, i m doing job in pvt company. schedule is very hectic. kindly suggest me some shortcut notes or books.

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  23. please suggest me easiest way to prepare fsci exam in rest days





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  24. hi sir i am sachin i am getting 111 marks in RRB PO & 113 marks in RRB CLERK from maharashtra state from sc catagory can i have chance for interview in maharashtra state

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  25. Dear sir,

    Let me know what are the questions are come to the Agricultural field Officer ?

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  26. Hello sir,

    Let me know what are the questions are come to the Agricultural Filed Officer for SO exam.

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  27. HELLO,I AM A COMPETITIVE STUDENT AND I WANT TO CRACK AN EXAM .SO HOW TO CRACK IT QUICKLY,ANY IDEA!!!!!!!!!

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  28. sir,
    Am manoj kumar behera from Odisha.I have given RRB scale 1 exam . I am poor at English. Kindly suggest me.

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  29. does one get extra marks for higher accuracy.....................?
    if yes then how much?

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  30. i scored 114 in rrb can i got chance for interview

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  31. Dear Sir,
    Kindly Can you arrange the AMIE pdf book of Sec - A

    Thanks & Regards,

    Bhanu Sinha
    Email ID - bsbhanu13@gmail.com

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  32. Dear Sir,
    How they are providing marks in IBPS PO-3. even i attended 25 with accuracy in Computer Awarness section bt i got only 7 marks. how it is possible? plz reply me sir???

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    1. There were only 20 questions in computer section

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  33. hello sir, can u pls tell me how much should i score in GD and interview to get selected??

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  34. sir
    can i get the IBPS SO (IT OFFICER S-1) syllabus ...there's no official syllabus from the ibps website.

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  35. Hi Raman Sir !

    Can you tell me a brief plan and duration to prepare for SBI Clerk exam?

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  36. How to convert km/hr to m/s

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  37. sir im taking too much time to solve sitting arrangement when it is given both inside facing , out side facing.. so pls can u give me any easy method to solve thise kind of sums..

    my mail id- bhavanibhanu74@gmail.com

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  38. sir
    i want to prepare for sbi/ibps po. so i want to know about any high level book for quantitative aptitude except r.s.aggarwal. will you please suggest some name. what about quantum cat by sarvesh verma. or if r.s.aggarwal itself is sufficient.Please reply that soon as possible.

    my email id is : akhilesh.ec39@gmail.com

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    1. You should work on your speed. Practice more test papers.

      Go to testpanda.com

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  39. hi akhilesh download practice papers from sites

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  40. Hello sir, I'man average student and I attended some govt exams its took much time to work on QA. Can you please help me with the order of preparation for QA. I mean which topics should be covered first in QA while preparing.

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  41. sat shri akal sir.. your tricks are very useful... will you help for G.A also..

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  42. sat shri akal sir...i m weak in english grammer.will you suggest me anything for english grammer??

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  43. Sir,
    Can u please help me with Data Interpretation shortcut techniques and reasoning shortcut techniques in PDF FORMAT

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  44. hello sir,
    iam preparing for SBI PO 2014 plz suggest me how to prepare in home for po"s of all subjects and topics plz suggest me any website,we are very poor financially and no have money to purchase any book plz sugest me website...

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  45. i wanna know about PARA JUMBLE in english section. Please Help me. Thanks :-)

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  46. sir iam having diificulty in answering in statements (A E I O ) Please give good examples with explanations

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  47. dear sir my name is rosa, m preparing for sbipocleark.plz send all the banking awarness & notes on my id bristol.surajitdas@gmail.com

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  48. Sir
    Pdf error. Pdf are not getting downloaded. I am weak in quant. Pls send me shortcut tricks pdf at my mail id jyoti.kumari174315@gmail.com.

    Thank you sir

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  49. Sir,This is not fair that most of the exam centres provide very low quality rough sheets to all candidates. Actually, it is not visible when we work out anything in that.Nw, my obligation is what means, this problem should be cleared in the coming exams.

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  50. hello sir,
    i attended test of your's at testpanda, i saw detail ans but some how i didnt get one problem from QA plz could you explain it is 12th que from sample test of simple interest, plz explain

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  51. thank you sir your test series are awesome and up to date thanks

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  52. hello sir from which book shall we study apptitude to prepare for ibps clerk post

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  53. Why HCF and LCM topic was given in the list of concepts in the top for Quantitative Aptitude. Usually, they won't come, am I right?
    Please correct me if I'm wrong.

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  54. Hi Sir,
    Actually i wanted to solve a mock test for RBI Assistant as these really proved helpful in case of SBI PO and Clerk. Can you plz tell me where can i find the same....

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  55. hello sir,
    plz give ur guidance on DATA INTERPRETATION QUESTIONS also.

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  56. Hi sir, could u plz help me how to download January to June 2014 GK digest?

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  57. Sir if my friend 's heart and blood has some problem then will he be selected in bank and other organizaton

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