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**Basic formulas –**

1. ( a + b )² = a²+b²+2ab

2. ( a – b )² = a²+b²-2ab

3. ( a + b )² = ( a – b )²+4ab

4. ( a – b )² = ( a + b )²-4ab

5. ( a²-b² ) = ( a + b ) ( a – b )

6. ( a + b )³ = a³+b³+3ab ( a + b )

7. ( a – b )³ = a³-b³-3ab ( a – b )

8. ( a³ – b³ ) = ( a – b ) ( a²+b²+ab )

9. ( a³ + b³ ) = ( a + b ) ( a²+b²-ab )

10. ( a + 1/a )² = a²+1/a²+2

11. ( a – 1/a )² = a²+1/a²-2

12. ( a – 1/a )² = ( a + 1/a )² – 4

13. ( a + 1/a )² = ( a – 1/a )² + 4

14. ( a – 1/a )³ = a³-1/a³-3(a-1/a)

15. ( a + 1/a )³ = a³+1/a³+3(a+1/a)

16. ( a + b + c ) ² = a²+b²+c²+2ab+2bc+2ca = a²+b²+c²+2( ab + bc + ca )

17. a³+b³+c³-3abc = ( a + b + c ) ( a²+b²+c²-ab-bc-ca ) = 1/2×(a + b + c ) [ ( a – b )²+( b – c )²+( c-a )² ]

18. If a+b+c =0, then a³+b³+c³-3abc = 0

19. BODMAS rule

–It stands for Bracket, Of, Division, Multiplication, Addition and Subtraction.It’s mandatory to solve simplification questions in BODMAS order.

**Simplification Questions for Bank Exam with Solution – **

Here are 21 the most important simplification questions for bank exam, so that you can practice valuable questions.

All these questions are related to previous years.

**Q1. Find the value of 15.2+5.8÷2.9×2-3.5×2÷0.5. **

( a ) 4.9

( b ) 5.2

( c ) 3.7

( d ) 5.6

**Solution –**

15.2+5.8÷2.9×2-3.5×2÷0.5

=15.2+2×2-3.5×4

=15.2+4-14

=5.2 ( Ans )

**Q2. What is the value of 2.8+(5.2÷1.3×2)-6×3÷8+2 ?**

( a ) 10.55

( b ) 8.96

( c ) 9.35

( d ) 10.75

**Solution – **

2.8+(5.2÷1.3×2)-6×3÷8+2

=2.8+(4×2)-18/8+2

=2.8+8-2.25+2

=10.55 ( Ans )

**Q3. Find the value of 2×3÷6×2÷(4+4×4÷16-4). **

( a ) 3

( b ) 4

( c ) 2

( d ) 5

**Solution – **

2×3÷6×2÷(4+4×4÷16-4)

=2×1/2×2÷(4+4×1/4-4)

=2÷(4+1-4)

=2÷(5-4)

=2÷(1)

=2 ( Ans )

**Q4. Find the forth root of 24010000. **

( a ) 60

( b ) 80

( c ) 90

( d ) 70

**Solution –**

24010000 ( given )

Square root

√24010000

=√2401×√10000

=49×100

=4900

Again square root

√4900

=√49×√100

=7×10

=70 ( Ans )

**Q5. What will be the value of (3.25×3.20-3.20×3.05)÷0.064 ?**

( a ) 10

( b ) 1/10

( c ) 5

( d ) 10.2

**Solution –**

(3.25×3.20-3.20×3.05)÷0.064

=(10.4-9.76)÷0.064

=0.64÷0.064

=10 ( Ans )

**Q6. If 4x²=15²-9², find the value of x. **

( a ) 9

( b ) 6

( c ) 12

( d ) 4

**Solution –**

4x²=15²-9² ( given )

4x²=(15+9)(15-9)

4x²=24×6

4x²=144

x²=144/4

x²=36

x=√36

x=6 ( Ans )

**Q7. If 2x-5y=5 and 2x-y=9, find the value of x-y. **

( a ) 1

( b ) 2

( c ) 3

( d ) 4

**Solution –**

2x-5y=5…….(1)

2x-y=9……..(2)

Solving the equations

2x-5y-2x+y=5-9

-5y+y=-4

-4y=-4

y=1

Put the value of y in equation (1)

2x-5×1=5

2x-5=5

2x=10

x=5

Now, x-y=5-1=4

x=4 ( Ans )

**Q8. Find the value of ∛-13824. **

( a ) 24

( b ) -24

( c ) 30

( d ) -32

**Solution –**

∛-13824

=∛-24×-24×-24

=-24 ( Ans )

**Q9. If √x÷√441=0.02, find the value of x. **

( a ) 1.764

( b ) 17.64

( c ) 0.1764

( d ) 176.4

**Solution –**

√x÷√441=0.02 ( given )

⇒√x/21=0.02

⇒√x/21=2/100

⇒√x=42/100

Squaring both sides

⇒x=(42)²/(100)²

⇒x=0.1764 ( Ans )

**Q10. Find the value of \frac{1}{15}+\frac{1}{35}+\frac{1}{63}+\frac{1}{99}+\frac{1}{143}.**

( a ) 6/30

( b ) 5/12

( c ) 5/39

( d ) 6/39

**Solution –**

\frac{1}{15}+\frac{1}{35}+\frac{1}{63}+\frac{1}{99}+\frac{1}{143}

=\frac{1}{3×5}+\frac{1}{5×7}+\frac{1}{7×9}+\frac{1}{9×11}+\frac{1}{11×13}

=\frac{1}{2}[\frac{1}{3}-\frac{1}{5}+\frac{1}{5}-\frac{1}{7}+\frac{1}{7}-\frac{1}{9}+\frac{1}{9}-\frac{1}{11}+\frac{1}{11}-\frac{1}{13}]

=\frac{1}{2}[\frac{1}{3}-\frac{1}{13}]

=\frac{1}{2}×\frac{10}{39}

=5/39 ( Ans )

**Q11. The value of 2√54-6\sqrt{2/3}-√96 is**

( a ) 0

( b ) 1

( c ) 3

( d ) 5

**Solution – **

2√54-6\sqrt{2/3}-√96

=2\sqrt{9×6}-2×3\sqrt{2/3}–\sqrt{16×6}

=6\sqrt{6}-2\sqrt{\frac{2}{3}×9}-4\sqrt{6}

=6\sqrt{6}-2\sqrt{6}-4\sqrt{6}

=0 ( Ans )

**Q12. 0.4\bar{7}+0.5\bar{03}-0.3\bar{9}×0.\bar{8}** **is equal to **

( a ) 0.3\bar{65}

( b ) 0.4\bar{35}

( c ) 0.4\bar{65}

( d ) 0.6\bar{25}

**Solution **–

0.4\bar{7}+0.5\bar{03}-0.3\bar{9}×0.\bar{8}

=\frac{47-4}{90}+\frac{503-5}{990}-\frac{39-3}{90}×\frac{8}{9}

=\frac{43}{90}+\frac{498}{990}-\frac{36}{90}×\frac{8}{9}

=\frac{43}{90}-\frac{32}{90}+\frac{498}{990}

=\frac{11}{90}+\frac{498}{990}

=\frac{121+498}{990}

=\frac{619}{990}

=0.6\bar{25}

**Q13. \frac{(0.96)³-(0.1)³}{(0.96)²+0.096+(0.1)²} is equal to **

( a ) 0.98

( b ) 0.86

( c ) 0.45

( d ) 0.69

**Solution – **

\frac{(0.96)³-(0.1)³}{(0.96)²+0.096+(0.1)²}

=\frac{(0.96-0.1)(0.96)²+0.96×0.1+(0.1)²}{(0.96)²+0.96×0.1+(0.1)²}

=0.96-0.1

=0.86 ( Ans )

**Q14. (100)^{\frac{1}{2}}×(0.001)^{\frac{1}{3}}-(0.0016)^{\frac{1}{4}}×(3)^{0}+(\frac{5}{4})^{-1}, find the value. **

( a ) 2.5

( b ) 1.6

( c ) 1.9

( d ) 2.8

**Solution –**

(100)^{\frac{1}{2}}×(0.001)^{\frac{1}{3}}-(0.0016)^{\frac{1}{4}}×(3)^{0}+(\frac{5}{4})^{-1}

=(10)^{2×\frac{1}{2}}×(0.1)^{3×\frac{1}{3}}-(0.2)^{4×\frac{1}{4}}×1+4/5

=10×0.1-0.2+4/5

=1-2/10+4/5

=1-1/5+4/5

=\frac{5-1+4}{5}

=\frac{8}{5}

=1.6 ( Ans )

**15. 111\tfrac{1}{2}+111\tfrac{1}{6}+111\tfrac{1}{12}+111\tfrac{1}{20}+111\tfrac{1}{30} is equal to**

( a ) 555\tfrac{6}{5}

( b ) 111\tfrac{2}{9}

( c ) 555\tfrac{5}{6}

( d ) 111\tfrac{1}{3}

**Solution –**

111\tfrac{1}{2}+111\tfrac{1}{6}+111\tfrac{1}{12}+111\tfrac{1}{20}+111\tfrac{1}{30}

=5×111+\frac{30+10+5+3+2}{60}

=5×111+\frac{50}{60}

=555+\frac{5}{6}

=555\tfrac{5}{6} ( Ans )

**Q16. What will be the value of **48÷12×[\frac{9}{8}of\frac{4}{3}÷\frac{3}{4}of\frac{2}{3}]** ?**

( a ) 13

( b ) 18

( c ) 12

( d ) 16

**Solution – **

48÷12×[\frac{9}{8}of\frac{4}{3}÷\frac{3}{4}of\frac{2}{3}]

=4×[(\frac{9}{8}×\frac{4}{3})÷(\frac{3}{4}×\frac{2}{3})]

=4×[\frac{3}{2}÷\frac{1}{2}]

=4×\frac{3}{2}×\frac{2}{1}

=12 ( Ans )

**Q17. If M=\frac{3}{7}×\frac{5}{6}×\frac{2}{3}+\frac{1}{5}×\frac{3}{2} and N=\frac{2}{5}×\frac{5}{6} × 3 + \frac{3}{5}×\frac{2}{3}×\frac{5}{3}, find the value of M/N.**

( a ) 305/113

( b ) 113/305

( c ) 113/350

( d ) 131/302

**Solution – **

M=\frac{3}{7}×\frac{5}{6}×\frac{2}{3}+\frac{1}{5}×\frac{3}{2} ( given )

=\frac{5}{21}+\frac{3}{10}

=\frac{50+63}{210}

M=113/210

N=\frac{2}{5}×\frac{5}{6} × 3 + \frac{3}{5}×\frac{2}{3}×\frac{5}{3} ( given )

=1+\frac{2}{3}

N=5/3

Now,

M/N=113×3/210×5

M/N=113/350 ( Ans )

**Q18. What will be the value of K in the equation 2.5+0.5-[1.6-{3.2-(3.2+2.1)÷K}]=0.65 ?**

( a ) 3.5

( b ) 2.9

( c ) 1.34

( d ) 7

**Solution –**

2.5+0.5-[1.6-{3.2-(3.2+2.1)÷K}]=0.65

3.0-[1.6-{3.2-(5.3÷K)=0.65

3.0-[1.6-3.2+(5.3÷K)=0.65

3.0-1.6+3.2-(5.3÷K)=0.65

4.6-(5.3÷K)=0.65

4.6-0.65=(5.3÷K)

3.95=(5.3÷K)

3.95=5.3/K

K=5.3/3.95

K=1.34 ( Ans )

**19. \frac{4-\sqrt{0.04}}{4+\sqrt{0.4}} is equal to **

( a ) 2.36

( b ) 6.25

( c ) 1.01

( d ) 0.82

**Solution – **

\frac{4-\sqrt{0.04}}{4+\sqrt{0.4}}

=\frac{4-\sqrt{4/100}}{4+\sqrt{4/10}}

=\frac{4-\sqrt{4/100}}{4+\sqrt{4/10}}

=\frac{4-0.2}{4+0.632}

=\frac{3.8}{4.632}

=0.82 ( Ans )

**20. Find the value of \frac{\sqrt{2}-1}{\sqrt{2}+1} if √2=1.414.**

( a ) 0.172

( b ) 0.568

( c ) 0.432

( d ) 0.156

**Solution –**

\frac{\sqrt{2}-1}{\sqrt{2}+1}

Rationalizing it

=\frac{\sqrt{2}-1}{\sqrt{2}+1}×\frac{\sqrt{2}-1}{\sqrt{2}-1}

=\frac{2+1-2\sqrt{2}}{1}

=3-2×1.414

=3-2.828

=0.172 ( Ans )

**21. Find the value of x in the equation \frac{50}{x}=\frac{x}{12\tfrac{1}{2}}**.

( a ) 49

( b ) 25

( c ) 64

( d ) 81

**Solution –**

\frac{50}{x}=\frac{x}{12\tfrac{1}{2}}

\frac{50}{x}=\frac{x}{25/2}

\frac{50}{x}=\frac{2x}{25}

50×25=2x²

x²=625

x=25 ( Ans )

## Questions for practice –

1. Find the value of 3.8+(8.2÷4.1×2)-4×3÷1.2.

2. Find the value of (5+3÷5×5)÷(3÷3 of 6) of (4×4÷4 of 4+4÷4).

3. 2.8+(5.2÷1.3×2)-6×3÷8+2 is equal to

4. Simplify the equation (x+4)²+(x-2)².

5. What will be the value of x in the equation 0.\bar{3}+0.\bar{6}+0.\bar{7}+0.\bar{8}=x?

Answers –

- (-2.2)
- 48/5
- 10.55
- (2x²+4x+20)
- 8/3

**Final words –**

I hope that you’ve found here important simplification questions for bank exam.

In this article, I have taken all previous year questions.

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