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 carefully and answer the question given below:
There are eight employees A, B, C, D, P, Q, R and S. They will take a leave in the months of April, May, June and October month but not necessarily in the same order. In each month, they will take a leave on dates 9th or 17th of the given month. Only one employee will take a leave on each date.
R will take a leave in the month which has only 30 days. Three employees will take a leave between R and B. Three employees will take a leave between S and A. Two employees will take a leave between S and B. Two employees will take a leave between Q and A. Three employees will take a leave between C and Q. P does not take a leave on 17th of any of the given months. P will not take a leave in the month of April and June. P will take a leave after S.

Q1. Who among the following will take a leave on 9th April?
(a) A
(b) Q
(c) R
(d) B
(e) S

Q2. How many employees will take a leave between D and P?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) More than three
(e) None of these

Q3. Who among the following will take a leave on 17th June?
(a) R
(b) D
(c) S
(d) C
(e) A

Q4. If A is related to B and S is related to R, in the same way P is related to?
(a) R
(b) D
(c) S
(d) C
(e) A

Q5. Q will take a leave on which of the following dates?
(a) 9th May
(b) 9th April
(c) 17th May
(d) 17th April
(e) None of these

Directions (6 – 10): Study the following information to answer the given questions:

‘give me cash’ is written a ‘ve ka ro’,

‘cash for him; is written as ‘se ve di’,

‘for various matters’ is written as ‘ba di la’ and

‘matters to me’ is written as ‘ro ba yo’

6.What is the code for ‘various’?
(a) ba
(b) di
(c) la
(d) yo
(e) Cannot be determined

Q7.What does code ‘ro’ stand for?
(a) me
(b) matters
(c) cash
(d) give
(e) Either ‘to’ or ‘give’

Q8.Which of the following code is for ‘cash matters most’?
(a) ve ba yo
(b) ve se ba
(c) ba zi di
(d) ba ka zi
(e) ba fe ve

Q9.What is the code for ‘give’?
(a) ve
(b) ka
(c) ro
(d) di
(e) Either ‘di’ or ‘ro’

Q10.What is the code for ‘to’?
(a) ba
(b) ro
(c) yo
(d) se
(e) Cannot be determined

Directions (11-15): Study the following sequence carefully and answer the questions given below:

M E 5 P B 2 A 7 K N 9 T R U 4 6 I J D F 1 Q 3 W 8 V I S Z

Q11. How many such numbers are there in the above sequence, each of which is both immediately preceded by and immediately followed by a consonant?
(a) None
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Three
(e) More than three

Q12. Which of the following element is 7th to left of 4th from right end?
(a) B
(b) 6
(c) 2
(d) I
(e) None of these

Q13. Which of the following letter/number is the eighth to the left of the nineteenth letter/number from the left end?
(a) N
(b) T
(c) I
(d) D
(e) None of these

Q14. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way with regard to their position in the above sequence and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a) WIQ
(b) PAE
(c) NR7
(d) 4JR
(e) D16

Q15. How many such vowels are there in the above sequence, each of which is immediately preceded by a consonant and immediately followed by a vowel?
(a) None
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Three
(e) More than three  