# SBI PO Exam Solved Paper : Data Analysis and Interpretation Held on 28-04-2013

## Solved Paper: SBI PO Exam - 2013

## Data Analysis and Interpretation (Held on 28-4-2013)

**Directions: **Study the following graph carefully to answer the questions that follow:

**Cost of three different fruits (in rupees per kg. in five different cities)**

**1. In which city is the difference between the cost of one kg of apple and cost of one kg of guava second lowest?**

(1) Jalandhar (2) Delhi

(3) Chandigarh (4) Hoshiarpur

(5) Ropar

**2. Cost of one kg of guava in Jalandhar is approximately what percent of the cost of two kgs of grapes in Chandigarh?**

(1) 66 (2) 24

(3) 28 (4) 34

(5) 58

**3. What total amount will Ram pay to the shopkeeper for purchasing 3 kgs of apples and 2 kgs of guavas in Delhi?**

(1) Rs. 530/- (2) Rs. 450/-

(3) Rs. 570/- (4) Rs. 620/-

(5) Rs. 490/-

**4. Ravinder had to purchase 45 kgs of graphs from Hoshiarpur. Shopkeeper gave him discount of 4% per kg. What amount did he pay to the shopkeeper after the discount?**

(1) Rs. 8208/- (2) Rs. 8104/-

(3) Rs. 8340/- (4) Rs. 8550/-

(5) Rs. 8410/-

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**5. What is the respective ratio between the cost of one kg of apples from Ropar and the cost of one kg of grapes from Chandigarh?**

(1) 3 : 2 (2) 2 : 3

(3) 22 : 32 (4) 42 : 92

(5) 92 : 42

**Directions: **Study the radar graph carefully and answer the questions that follow:

**Number of students (in thousands) in two different universities in six different years**

**Number of Students**

**6. What was the difference between the number of students in university-1 in the year 2010 and the number of students in university-2 in the year 2012?**

(1) Zero (2) 5,000

(3) 15,000 (4) 1,0000

(5) 1,000

**7. What is the sum of number of students in university-1 in the year 2007 and the number of students in university-2 in the year 2011 together?**

(1) 50,000 (2) 55000

(3) 45000 (4) 57000

(5) 40000

**8. If 25% of the students in university-2 in the year 2010 were females, what was the number of male students in the university-2 in the same year?**

(1) 11250 (2) 12350

(3) 12500 (4) 11500

(5) 11750

**9. What was the percent increase in the number of students in University-1 in the year 2011 as compared to the previous year?**

(1) 135 (2) 15

(3) 115 (4) 25

(5) 35

**10. In which year was the difference between the number of students in university-1 and the number of students in univeisity-2 highest?**

(1) 2008 (2) 2009

(3) 2010 (4) 2011

(5) 2012

**Directions: **Study the graph carefully to answer the questions that follow

**Number of players participating in three different games in five different schools**

**11. What is the total number of players participating in hockey from all the five schools together?**

(1) 324 (2) 288

(3) 342 (4) 284

(5) 248

**12. What is the respective ratio between number of players participating in basketball from school-1 and the number of players participating in Kho-Kho from school-3?**

(1) 5 : 7 (2) 7 : 9 (3) 7 : 8 (4) 9 : 7

(5) 5 : 8

**13. In which school is the number of players participating in hockey and basketball together second highest?**

(1) School – 1 (2) School – 2

(3) School – 3 (4) School – 4

(5) School – 5

**14. Number of players participating in Kho-Kho from school-4 is what percent of number of players participating in hockey from school-2?**

(1) 42 (2) 48 (3) 36 (4) 40

(5) 60

**15. 25% of the number of the players participating in hockey from School-5 are females. What is the number of the hockey players who are males in school-5?**

(1) 15 (2) 18 (3) 30 (4) 21

(5) 27

**Directions: **Study the following bar-graph carefully and answer the following questions.

**Earnings (in rupees) of the three different persons on four different days**

**16. What is Gita’s average earnings over all the days together?**

(1) Rs. 285 (2) Rs. 290

(3) Rs. 320 (4) Rs. 310

(5) Rs. 315

**17. What is the total amount earned by Rahul and Naveen together on Tuesday and Thursday together?**

(1) Rs. 1040/- (2) Rs. 1020/-

(3) Rs. 980/- (4) Rs. 940/-

(5) Rs. 860/-

**18. Gita donated her earnings of Wednesday to Naveen. What was Naveen’s total earnings on Wednesday after Gita’s donation?**

(1) Rs. 520/- (2) Rs. 550/-

(3) Rs. 540/- (4) Rs. 560/-

(5) Rs. 620/-

**19. What is the difference between Rahul’s earnings on Monday and Gita’s earnings on Tuesday?**

(1) Rs. 40/- (2) Rs. 20/-

(3) Rs. 50/- (4) Rs. 30/-

(5) Rs. 10/-

**20. What is the respective ratio between Naveen’s earnings on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday?**

(1) 7 : 3 : 5 (2) 8 : 6 : 5

(3) 8 : 7 : 4 (4) 9: 5 : 4

(5) 9 : 3 : 4

**Directions: **Study the following pie-chart and answer the following questions.

**Percentage-wise distribution of employees in six different professions**

**Total number of employees = 26800**

**21. What is the difference between the total number of employees in teaching and medical profession together and number of employees in management profession?**

(1) 6770 (2) 7700

(3) 6700 (4) 7770

(5) 7670

**22. In management profession three-fourth of the number of employees are female. What is the number of male employees in management profession?**

(1) 1239 (2) 1143

(3) 1156 (4) 1289

(5) 1139

**23. 25% of employees from film production profession went on a strike. What is the number of employees from film production who have not participated in the strike?**

(1) 3271 (2) 3819

(3) 3948 (4) 1273

(5) 1246

**24. What is the total number of employees in engineering profession and industries together?**

(1) 5698 (2) 5884

(3) 5687 (4) 5896

(5) 5487

**25. In teaching profession if three-fifth of the teachers are not permanent, what is the number of permanent, what is the number of permanent teacher in the teaching professions?**

(1) 1608 (2) 1640

(3) 1764 (4) 1704

(5) 1686

**Direction:** Study the table carefully to answer the questions that follow:

**Monthly Bill (in rupees) of landline phone, electricity, laundry and mobile phone paid by three different people in five different months**

**26. What is the total of bill paid by Dev in the month of June for all the four commodities?**

(1) Rs. 608 (2) Rs. 763

(3) Rs. 731 (4) Rs. 683

(5) Rs. 674

**27. What is the average electricity bill paid by Manu over all the five months together?**

(1) Rs. 183 (2) Rs. 149

(3) Rs. 159 (4) Rs. 178

(5) Rs. 164

**28. What is the difference between the mobile phone bill paid by Ravi in the month of May and the laundry bill paid by Dev in the month of March?**

(1) Rs. 180 (2) Rs. 176

(3) Rs. 190 (4) Rs. 167

(5) Rs. 196

**29. In which months respectively did Manu pay the second highest mobile phone bill and the lowest electricity bill?**

(1) April and June (2) April and May

(3) March and June (4) March and May

(5) July and May

**30. What is the respective ratio between the electricity bill paid by Manu in the month of April and the mobile phone bill paid by Ravi in the month of June?**

(1) 27 : 49 (2) 27 : 65

(3) 34 : 49 (4) 135 : 184

(5) 13 : 24

**Directions: **Study the following table carefully and answer the questions that follow:

**Chart showing schedule of train from Dadar to Bhuj and number of passengers boarding from each station**

**31. What is the distance travelled by the train from Surat to Nadiad Jn. ?**

(1) 176 km (2) 188 km

(3) 183 km (4) 193 km

(5) 159 km

**32. How much time does the train take to reach Ahmedabad after departing from Anand Jn. (including the halt time)?**

(1) 1 hr. 59 min. (2) 1 hr. 17 min.

(3) 1 hr. 47 min. (4) 1 hr. 45 min.

(5) 1 hr. 15 min.

**33. What is the respective ratio between the number of passengers boarding from Vasai Road and from Ahmadabad in the train? **

(1) 21 : 17 (2) 13 : 9

(3) 21 : 19 (4) 15 : 13

(5) 13 : 15

**34. If halt time (stopping time) of the train Vadodara is decreased by 2 minutes and increased by 23 minutes at Ahmedabad. At what time will the train reach Bhuj?**

(1) 6.10 am (2) 6.01 pm

(3) 6.05 pm (4) 6.50 pm

(5) 6.07 pm

**35. Distance between which two station is second lowest?**

(1) Nadiad Jn. To Ahmedabad

(2) Anand Jn. To Nadiad Jn.

(3) Dadar to Vasai Road

(4) Anand Jn. To Vadodara

(5) Vasai Road to Surat

**Directions: **Study the table carefully to answer the question that follow.

**Maximum and minimum temperature (in degree Celsius) recorded on 1st day of each month of five different cities**

**36. What is the difference between the maximum temperature of Ontario on 1st November and the minimum temperature of Bhuj on 1st January?**

(1) 3°C (2) 18°C

(3) 15°C (4) 9°C

(5) 11°C

**37. In which month respectively the maximum temperature of Kabul is second highest and minimum temperature of Sydney is highest?**

(1) 1st October and 1st January

(2) 1st October and 1st November

(3) 1st December and 1st January

(4) 1st September and 1st January

(5) 1st December and 1st September

**38. In which month (on 1st day) is the difference between maximum temperature and minimum temperature of Bhuj second highest?**

(1) 1st September

(2) 1st October

(3) 1st November

(4) 1st December

(5) 1st January

**39. What is the average maximum temperature of Beijing over all the months together?**

(1) 8.4°C

(2) 9.6°C

(3) 7.6°C

(4) 9.2°C

(5) 8.6°C

**40. What is the respective ratio between the minimum temperature of Beijing on 1st September and the maximum temperature of Ontario on 1st October?**

(1) 3 : 4 (2) 3 : 5

(3) 4 : 5 (4) 1 : 5

(5) 1 : 4

**Directions: **Study pie-chart and table carefully to answer the question that follow:

**Pie-chart showing percentage-wise distribution of cars in four different states **

**Total cars = 700**

**Distribution of Cars**

**41. What is the difference between the number of diesel engine cars in state-2 and the number of petrol engine cars in state-4?**

(1) 159 (2) 21

(3) 28 (4) 34

(5) 161

**42. Number of petrol engine cars in state-3 is what percent more than the number of diesel engine cars in state-1?**

(1) 100

(2) 200

(3) 300

(4) 125

(5) 225

**43. If 25% of diesel engine cars in state-3 are AC and remaining cars are non-AC, what is the number of diesel engine cars in state-3 which are non-AC?**

(1) 75

(2) 45

(3) 95

(4) 105

(5) 35

**44. What is the difference between the total number of cars in state-3 and the number of petrol engine cars in state-2?**

(1) 96 (2) 106

(3) 112

(4) 102

(5) 98

**45. What is the average number of petrol engine cars in all the states together?**

(1) 86.75 (2) 89.25

(3) 89.75 (4) 86.25

(5) 88.75

**46. A bag contains 7 blue balls and 5 yellow balls. If two balls are selected at random, what is the probability that none is yellow?**

(1) (2)

(3) (4)

(5)

**47. A die is thrown twice. What is the probability of getting a sum of 7 from both the throws?**

(1) (2)

(3) (4)

(5)

**Directions: **Study the information carefully to answer these questions.

In a team there are 240 members (males and females). Two-third of them are males. Fifteen percent of males are graduates. Remaining males are non-graduates. Three-fourth of the females are graduates. Remaining females are non-graduates.

**48. What is the difference between the number of females who are non-graduates and the number of males who are graduates?**

(1) 2

(2) 24

(3) 4

(4) 116

(5) 36

**49. What is the sum of number of females who are graduates and the number of males who are non-graduates?**

(1) 184

(2) 96

(3) 156

(4) 84

(5) 196

**50. What is the ratio between the total number of males and the number of females who are non-graduates?**

(1) 6 : 1

(2) 8 : 1

(3) 8 : 3

(4) 5 : 2

(5) 7 : 2

## Answer

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