Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Reasoning Questions for IBPS Clerk Prelims 2016




Directions (1-5): In these questions, a relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. The statements are followed by two conclusions. Give answer
(a) If only conclusions I is true.
(b) If only conclusions II is true.
(c) If either conclusions I or II is true.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor II is true.
(e) If both conclusions I and II are true.


Directions (6-10): Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below:

U 9 P I % 1 8 R 4 $ M E 7 Q W 3  Z 5 T # A 2 J

Q6. Which of the following should come in place of question mark?
1%R              M$7        3WZ        ?
(a) #T2                                    
(b) T5#
(c) 2#J                         
(d) ATJ
(e) None of the above

Q7.  Which of the following is eleventh to the right of the nineteenth element from the right end?
(a) 1                            
(b) 
(c) 7                            
(d) %
(e) None of the above

Q8. How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement each of which is immediately preceded by a   consonant and also immediately followed by a vowel?
(a) None                                 
(b) One
(c) Two                                   
(d) Three
(e) None of the above

Q9. If the positions of fifteen elements from the right end are reversed, which of the following will be the fifteenth element from the left end?
(a) 5                            
(b) $
(c) W                           
(d) Z
(e) None of the above

Q10. How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement each of which is immediately followed by a consonant and also immediately preceded by a vowel?
(a) One                       
(b) Two
(c) Three                                 
(d) Four
(e) None of the above

Directions (11 – 15): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Eight persons J, K, L, M, N, O, P and Q are sitting in two parallel rows having four persons each. In row-I all the persons are facing south and in row-II all the persons are facing north. In the given seating arrangement each member seated in row-I faces another member of row-II.
The one who faces P is third to the right of M, who is facing south. There is only one person between P and Q. J is not an immediate neighbour of M and does not sit at any of the extreme ends of the row and the one who faces N sits on the immediate right of L. J is not facing north. There is only one person between O and N. K is not facing North.

Q11. How many persons are there between P and O?
(a) One
(b) Two
 (c) None
 (d) Either (b) or (c)
(e) None of the above

Q12. Who among the following sits on the immediate left of the person who faces M?
(a) Q
(b) L
(c) N
(d) J
(e) None of the above

Q13. Which of the following groups is facing south?
(a) L, N, P, M
(b) P, N, Q, K
(c) K, J, O, Q
(d) K, J, L, M
(e) None of the above

Q14. Which of the following statements is/are true?
(a) N is on the immediate left of Q and sits in row-II
(b) J sits between L and K in row-I
(c) Q sits between O and M in row-II.
(d) Only (a) and (b) are true
(e) None of the above

 Q15. Who among the following sits on the immediate right of the person who faces O?
(a) Q
(b) L
(c) N
(d) J
(e) None of the above





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