We have started the 56 days Study Plan for IBPS PO Prelims. This study plan is to efficiently utilize time and hard work to channelize it towards smart work. From now quizzes on Bankersadda will be according to the given study plan and this will help you prepare important topics in limited time.

Today is DAY 56 of the study plan and in Reasoning today’s chapter is Practice Mock-10 and Analysis

Directions (1-2): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
There are six friends A, B, C, D, E and F. Each of them has a different weight. D weighs more than only A and C. B weighs less than only E. A does not weigh the least. The one, who stands at the second place when arranged in descending order of their weights, weighs 78 kg. C weighs 59 kg.

Q1. Which of the following statements is/are false?
(a) F weighs the third highest
(b) C has the least weight
(c) B has the highest weight
(d) All (a), (b) and (c) are false statements
(e) None of the above

Q2. Which of the following could be A’s possible weight?
(a) 80 kg
(b) 79 kg
(c) 65 kg
(d) 58 kg
(e) None of the above

Directions (3-7): In each question three statements followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III have been given. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

Q3. Statements:
No Pooja is a Swati.
Some Swati are Yashita.
All Deepa are Pooja.
Conclusions:
I. At least some Yashita are Swati.
II. No Deepa is a Swati.
III. Some Yashita are Pooja.
(a) Only I follow
(b) Only II and III follow
(c) Only I and II follow
(d) All I, II and III follow
(e) None of the above

Q4. Statements:
Some Mansi are Ankita
All Preeti are Poonam.
Some Preeti are Ankita.
Conclusions:
I. All Poonam being Mansi is a possibility.
II. At least some Mansi are not Preeti.
III. Some Ankita are Poonam.
(a) Only I and III follow
(b) Only II and III follow
(c) Only I and II follow
(d) All I, II and III follow
(e) None of these

Q5. Statements:
All Neepa are Indu.
No Charu is a Neepa.
Some Shankar are Charu.
Conclusions:
I. Some Indu are not Neepa.
II. At least some Indu are not Charu.
III. At least some Neepa are Shankar.
(a) Only I follow
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only II and III follow
(d) None follows
(e) None of the above

Q6. Statements:
Some Umesh are Harish.
No Harish is a Jai.
All Mukesh are Harish.
Conclusions:
I. At least some Umesh are Jai.
II. All Jai being Harish is a possibility.
III. At least some Mukesh are Jai.
(a) Only I follow
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only II and III follow
(d) None follows
(e) None of the above

Q7. Statements:
No Ram is a Nitin.
All Narendra are Ram.
Conclusions:
I. At least some Aditya are Nitin.
II. No Narendra is a Nitin.
(a) Only I follow
(b) Only II and III follow
(c) Only I and II follow
(d) All I, II and III follow
(e) None of the above

Direction (8-9): Study the information carefully and answer the question given below:
For the first time in its 34 years of history, the queen of India’s heritage trains will skip a trip for want of passengers. Palace on Wheels, which was not cancelled even during the global recession of 2007-09, will not leave on the journey scheduled to start from the next month.

Q8. Which of the following may be a reason for less booking in Palace on Wheels?
(a)High inflation rate in the country
(b) Lack of facilities provided to the passenger in the train
(c) High price of booking cost for the heritage train
(d) Lack of interest in heritage trains by foreign travellers
(e) None of the above

Q9. Which of the following steps needs to be taken by the railway to attract more passengers according to the above given information?
(a) Discount in the booking by the Railways for Indian and foreigners
(b) Promotion of the heritage train in overseas market
(c) Increase in the capacity of trains
(d) More heritage sites need to be introduced in the courses of journey for the tourists
(e) All of the above

Q10. Statement: The Government of India has decided to integrate all Central Government schemes involving transfer of benefits in cash to Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) platform from April. All Central Government payments will soon be transferred into electronic platform.
Which of the following has been assumed according to the given information? (An assumption is something that is supposed or taken for granted.)
(a) All kind of government subsidies will be directly transferred into the accounts of people
(b) Corruption will be wiped out from the country
(c) Efficiency of work will improve
(d) Middlemen will we wiped out from DBT schemes
(e) None of the above

Directions (11-15): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
There are seven friends - Ram, Swati, Shubham, Yashita, Pooja, Sahil and Nitin - who work in seven different banks as Probationary Officers (PO) in seven different banks, these banks are BOI, OBC, Dena Bank, SBI, Axis Bank, BOB and ICICI Bank, but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them likes a different fruits - Apple, Guava, Grapes, Banana, Lemon, Orange and Papaya, but not necessarily in the same order.
Shubham works in BOI and he likes neither Apple nor Lemon.
Yashita likes Banana she works in OBC.
Pooja and Sahil do not work in Dena Bank and neither of them likes Lemon.
Swati works in SBI and likes Papaya.
The one who works in BOB likes Grapes.
Nitin works in ICICI Bank and likes Orange.
Pooja does not work in Axis Bank.

Q11. Which of the following statements is/are true?
(a) Shubham likes Banana and works in BOI
(b) Pooja works in Axis Bank and likes Grapes
(c) Ram works in Dena Bank and likes Lemon
(d) All of the above are true
(e) None of the above

Q12. Who among the following likes Apple?
(a) Sahil
(b) Pooja
(c) Shubham
(d) Ram
(e) None of the above

Q13. Shubham likes which of the following fruits?
(a) Grapes
(b) Guava
(c) Apple
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of the above

Q14. Which of the following combinations is/are true?
(a) Shubham-BOI-Guava
(b) Sahil-Axis-Apple
(c) Nitin-ICICI-Orange
(d) All of the above are true
(e) None of the above

Q15. Pooja works in which of the following banks?
(a) BOB
(b) ICICI Bank
(c) Axis Bank
(d) OBC
(e) None of the above

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