Dear Aspirants,

Reasoning Questions for SBI Clerk Prelims Exam 2018

Reasoning Ability is an onerous section. With the increasing complexity of questions, it becomes hard for one to give it the cold shoulder. The only way to make the grade in this particular section in the forthcoming banking exams is to practice continuously with all your heart and soul. And, to let you practice with the best of the latest pattern questions, here is the Adda247 Reasoning Quiz based on the exact same pattern of questions that are being asked in the exams.

Directions (1-2): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions asked:
J+K means J is the brother of K
J@K means J is the sister of K
J\$K means J is the mother of K
J-K means J is the father of K

Q1. In S-P@M\$O+K, how is ‘K’ related to ‘S’?
(a) Grandson
(b) Granddaughter
(c) Grandfather
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of these

Q2. In M+S-P\$N@T, how is ‘S’ related to ‘N’?
(a) Maternal Grandfather
(b) Grandfather
(c) Grandmother
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of these

Directions (3-4): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.
‘A \$ B' means 'A is father of B'.
‘A # B' means 'A is mother of B'.
‘A @ B' means 'A is wife of B'.
`A % B' means 'A is son of B'.

Q3. Which of the following expressions indicates 'N is brother of V'?
(a) N\$C@R\$V
(b) N%C@R\$V
(c) V%C@R\$N
(d) V\$C@R\$N
(e) None of these

Q4. If the expression is P @ Q % R # S, then how is P related to S?
(a) Brother-in-law
(b) Sister-in-law
(c) Brother
(d) Can't Say
(e) None of these

Directions (5-6): Each of these questions is based on the following information:
A + B means A is the mother of B.
A - B means A is the sister of B.
A * B means A is the father of B.
A Î² B means A is the brother of B.

Q5. Which of the following means Q is the grandfather of P?
(a) P + N * M * Q
(b) Q * N * M + P
(c) Q Î² M Î² N * P
(d) R - P - M Î² Q
(e) None of these

Q6. Which of the following means that N is the maternal uncle of M?
(a) N Î² P - L + E - M
(b) N - Y + A Î² M
(c) M - Y * P - N
(d) N Î² C + F * M
(e) None of these

Q7. If A \$ B means A is the brother of B; A @ B means A is the wife of B; A # B means A is the daughter of B and A * B means A is the father of B, which of the following indicates that U is the father-in-law of P?
(a) P @ Q \$ T # U * W
(b) P @ W \$ Q * T # U
(c) P @ Q \$ W * T # U
(d) P @ Q \$ T # W * U
(e) None of these

Directions (8-10): These questions are based on the following information.
‘P@Q’ means ‘P is the mother of Q’
‘P\$Q’ means ‘P is the husband of Q’
‘P#Q’ means ‘P is the sister of Q’
‘P*Q’ means ‘P is the son of Q’.

Q8. If F#J*T\$R@L, then which of the following is definitely true?
(a) L is the brother of F
(b) F is the sister of L
(c) F is the brother of J
(d) L is the brother of J
(e) None of these

Q9. Which of the following indicates the relationship ‘R’ is the daughter of T’?
(a) R#F*B@T
(b) R#F*B\$T
(c) T@B#R*F
(d) T@B#F*R
(e) None of these

Q10. M*H@D*K, represents what relation of K with M?
(a) Mother
(b) Father
(c) Father-in-law
(d) Sister
(e) None of these

Directions (11-13): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
A family consists of six members P, Q, R, S, T and U. There are two married couples. Q is a doctor and the father of T. U is grandfather of R and is a contractor, S is grandmother of T and is a housewife. There is one doctor, one contractor, one nurse, one housewife and two students in the family. The mother of R is a nurse.

Q11. Who is the husband of P?
(a) R
(b) U
(c) Q
(d) S
(e) T

Q12. Who is the sister of T?
(a) R
(b) U
(c) T
(d) Information insufficient
(e) None of the above

Q13. What is the profession of P?
(a) Doctor
(b) Nurse
(c) Doctor or nurse
(d) Housewife
(e) None of these

Q14. If D is daughter of E who is husband of F. D is married to B whose father is A. H is daughter of G who is maternal uncle of C who is daughter of F. Then how is E related to C?
(a) Brother
(b) Sister
(c) Brother in law
(d) Father
(e) Cousin

Q15. Pointing to a photograph, a man said, "I have no brother and sister but that man's father is my father's son." Whose photograph was it?
(a) His own
(b) His Son
(c) His Father
(d) His Grandfather
(e)His cousin