# Quantitative Aptitude

By : Vivek Kumar Singh

Quantitative Aptitude tricks, shortcuts, formulas, & study notes for SBI PO, SBI Clerk 2019, IBPS PO/RRB/Clerk/PO, RBI Bank exam preparation. Get the Quant quiz and Q&A!

Quantitative Aptitude is one of the scoring subjects, as it involves questions purely of numerical calculations related to problems like arithmetic, graph and table reading, percentage analysis, categorization, quantitative analysis and more. The major importance of a quantitative aptitude test is to measure someone’s numerical ability and accuracy in mathematical calculations.

## Quantitative Aptitude: Weightage in Different Examinations

Mostly the number of questions in quant fall in the following range in the below-given table of bank & insurance exams:

 Bank & Insurance Exams Weightage Prelims Mains (PO, Clerk, SO, RRB Scale I/Asst.) 35-40 40-50 SBI Exams(PO, Clerk, SO) 35 35-50 RBI Exams(Asst., Grade B) 30-35 40 Others(NICL, NIACL, BOB, NABARD, Indian bank, Nainital Bank, IPPB etc.) 30-50

## Difference Between Quantitative Aptitude & Numerical Ability?

Answer. Quantitative aptitude includes sections related to logic and expressions whereas numerical ability relates to numbers. For solving a problem, it totally depends on the skills of the aspirants, how he tackles the situation as a problem can be solved by both quantitative aptitudes as well as numerical ability.

## Quantitative Aptitude Study Material

 Topics Material Simplification/Approximation Basics of Simplification Number Series Learn the basics of Number Series Arithmetic Probability Basics of Probability Time and Work Permutation & Combination Basics of Permutation & Combination Quadratic Equations How to Solve Quadratic EquationsBasics of Quadratic Equations for Bank Exams Data Interpretation 9 Tips to Prepare Data Analysis & Interpretation for SBI PO Mains 2017Understand the basics of Data InterpretationHow to Solve Pie Chart Questions in DI? Tips & TricksHow to Solve Mix Graph Questions in DI? Tips & TricksHow to Solve Line Chart Questions in DI? Concepts & TipsHow to Solve Bar Chart Questions in DI? Tips & TricksHow to solve Caselet/ Paragraph DI QuestionsHow to Solve Missing D.I Questions? Mensuration