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 (1-5): Study the following information and answer the questions given below.
There are total eight persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H. They all are working on daily wages and they all earn different amount viz. \$91, \$51, \$38, \$57, \$75, \$79, \$31 and \$73 but not necessarily in same order. All of them are sitting around a rectangular table. Four persons sits on each middle side of rectangular table, while other four persons on the corner of table. All of them are facing towards the center.
D is sitting second to the right of the one, who earns \$73. E is sitting third to the left of the one, who earns \$79. F and G are sitting opposite to each other. C is sitting opposite to one, who earns \$31. B is sitting opposite the one, who earns \$91. The one who earns \$57 is sitting second to the right of the one, who earns \$75 and second to the left of A, who is not sitting near the one, who earns \$31. The one, who earns \$57 is sitting third to the right of the one who earns \$73. The one who earns \$73, is not sitting opposite to the person, who earns \$51. The one who earns \$57 is sitting third to the left of C. F sits second to the left of H. The one who earns \$51 sits opposite to the one who earns \$75. A doesn’t sit at corner.

Q1. Who is sitting third to the right of the one, who earns \$79?
(a)The one, who earns \$75.
(b)A
(c) The one who earns \$31.
(d)None of these
(e) Can’t determine

Q2. Who is sitting opposite to D ?
(a) A
(b) C
(c) The one who earns \$73.
(d) The one who earns \$51.
(e)Can't be determined

Q3. Who among following is sitting third to left of H?
(a) E
(b) D
(c) C
(d) B
(e) A

Q4. What is the daily wages of A?
(a) \$38
(b) \$51
(c) \$91
(d) \$57
(e) \$75

Q5. \$79 is earned by which of the following one?
(a) B
(b) C
(c) D
(d) E
(e) F

Directions (6-10): Study the information and answer the following questions:
In a certain code language

‘eat sweet and mango’ is written as ‘ la bc ta zo ’,

‘green tree eat grape’ is written as ‘ cv vx la mo ’,

‘grape and yellow banana’ is written as ‘ zo dv ea vx’,

‘banana are sweet fruit’ is written as ‘fx ta kz dv ’,

Q6. What is the code for ‘mango’ in the given code language?
(a) la
(b) bc
(c) ta
(d) zo
(e) None of these

Q7. What is the code for ‘tree’ in the given code language?
(a) cv
(b) vx
(c) la
(d) mo
(e) Cannot be determined

Q8. What is the code for ‘yellow’ in the given code language?
(a) zo
(b) dv
(c) ea
(d) vx
(e) None of these

Q9. What is the code for ‘banana’ in the given code language?
(a) zo
(b) dv
(c) ea
(d) vx
(e) None of these

Q10. What would be the possible code for ‘green fruit tasty’ in the given code language?
(a) cv mo yu
(b) fx kz ua
(c) ua cv zo
(d) sn cv fx
(e) kz fx mo

Directions (11-12): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it.
A + B means A is the father of B; A – B means A is the wife of B; A × B means A is the brother of B; A ÷ B means A is the daughter of B.

Q11. If P ÷ R + S + Q is true, then which of the following statements is true?
(a) P is the daughter of Q
(b) Q is the aunt of P
(c) P is the aunt of Q
(d) P is the mother of Q
(e) None of these

Q12. If P – R + Q is true, then which of the following statements is true?
(a) Q is son of R.
(b) Q is daughter of R.
(c) R is mother of Q.
(d) Either(a) or (c)
(e) Either (a) or (b)

Q13. Nidhi walks 5 km towards the North, takes a right turn and walks 5 km. She now takes a left turn and walks 5 km. She finally takes another left turn and walks 10 km. Towards which of the following directions is she walking now?
(a) East
(b) South
(c) North
(d) West
(e) None of these

Directions (14-15): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II .An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumption and decide which of the assumption is implicit in the statement.
(a) If only assumption I is implicit
(b) If only assumption II is implicit
(c) If either I or II is implicit
(d) If neither I nor II is implicit
(e) If both I and II are implicit

Q14. Statements: An advertisement by bank X—‘Our interest rates for education loans are lower than any other bank’.
Assumptions
I. Some other banks also provide education loans.
II. Interest rates charged on education loans are different for different banks.

Q15. Statements: The government has recently announced an incentive package for setting up new business ventures in the rural areas and promised uninterrupted power supply to all the units.
Assumptions:
I. The government may be able to supply adequate power to all such units.
II. People living in the rural areas may welcome the government decision.