Reasoning Quiz For Banking Exams

Directions (Q. 1-5): In each question below are given three statements followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III. You have to take the given statements to be true even in they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

1.Statements: Some clothes are Watches.
All watches are shoes.
No shoe is a slipper.
Conclusions: I. Some slippers are not clothes.
II. All shoes being clothes is a possibility.
III. At least some slippers are shoes.
(a) Only I follows
(b) Only I and II follow
(c) Only II and III follow
(d) All follow
(e) None of these

2.Statements: No radio is a magazine.
No television is a magazine.
Some televisions are newspapers.
Conclusions: I. No radio is a television.
II. Some newspapers are not magazines.
III. All newspapers are definitely not televisions.
(a) Only II and III follow
(b) Only I and II follow
(c) Only II follows
(d) All I, II and III follow
(e) None of these

3.Statements: All chairs are tables.
No table is a bed.
Some doors are beds.
Conclusions: I. some doors are definitely not tables.
II. All beds are not tables.
III. No chair is a bed.
(a) Only II and III follow
(b) Only I and II follow
(c) Only II follows
(d) All I, II and III follow
(e) None of these

4.Statements: Some minutes are hours.
No hour is a second.
Some periods are seconds.
Conclusions: I. All periods are definitely not hours.
II. Some minutes are not seconds.
III. Some seconds are not hours.
(a) Only I and III follow
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only II and III follow
(d) Only I and II follow
(e) None of these

5.Statements: No home is an office.
All offices are houses.
Some houses are huts.
Conclusions: I. All homes being huts is a possibility.
II. Some offices are huts.
III. At least some huts are houses.
(a) Only I and III follow
(b) Only III follows
(c) All I, II and III follow
(d) Only II follows
(e) None of these

Directions (Q. 6-10): In each question below are given three statements followed by four conclusions numbered I, II, III and IV. You have to take the given statements to be true even in they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

6.Statements: All letters are words.
Some words are cubes.
Some cubes are cuboids.
Conclusions: I. Some cuboids are words.
II. Some cubes are letters.
III. All letters are cuboids.
IV. Some letters are not cuboids.
(a) All follow
(b) None follows
(c) Only I, II and III follow
(d) Only IV follows
(e) Only either III or IV follows

7.Statements: No eyes are ears.
All ears are drums.
All drums are sound.
Conclusions: I. All eyes are sound.
II. Some drums are not eyes.
III. Some eyes are not sound.
IV. Some drums are sound.
(a) All follow
(b) Only II and IV follow
(c) Only II, III and IV follow
(d) Only either I or III follows
(e) Only II, IV and either I or III follow

8.Statements: Some pillows are covers.
No covers are sheets.
No sheets are beds.
Conclusions: I. No covers are beds.
II. Some pillows are not sheets.
III. Some sheets are not pillows.
IV. Some pillows are not beds.
(a) Only either II or III follows
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only I, II and III follow
(d) None follows
(e) None of these

9.Statements: No cups are trays.
Some plates are cups.
All ovens are plates.
Conclusions: I. Some plates are not trays.
II. Some ovens are not trays.
III. Some trays are ovens.
IV. No trays are ovens.
(a) Only I follows
(b) Only I and II follow
(c) Only I and either III or IV follow
(d) Only I and either II or III follow
(e) None of these

10. Statements: No blacks are greens.
All yellows are reds.
Some reds are not blacks.
Conclusions: I. Some yellows are not blacks.
II. Some greens are not blacks.
III. Some blacks are not yellows.
IV. Some greens are blacks.
(a) All follow
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only II and IV follow
(d) None follows
(e) None of these