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 to answer these questions.
A, B, C, D, E, F ,G and H are eight family members. They all leave for shopping mall in a same day but on different time viz. 1pm, 2pm, 3pm, 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, 7pm and 8pm but not necessarily in the same order.
A leaves for mall after 5pm. Three persons leave for mall between A and H. Two persons leave for mall between H and D. Three persons leave for mall between B and D. One person leaves for mall between B and C. Three persons leave for mall between C and F. Two persons leave for mall between F and G. E leaves for mall after 4pm but not on 8pm.

Q1.Who among following leaves for mall on 1pm?
(a)D
(b)A
(c)E
(d)B
(e) C

Q2.Who among following leaves for mall immediately after A?
(a)D
(b)F
(c)E
(d)No one.
(e) C

Q3.Which of the following combinations of person-timing is definitely correct?
(a) G-3pm
(b) H-5pm
(c) E-6pm
(d) A-7pm
(e) None of these

Q4. How many persons leave for mall between G and D?
(a) One
(b) Three
(c) More than three
(d) two
(e) No one.

Q5.Who among leaves for mall on 4pm?
(a)H
(b)D
(c)E
(d)B
(e) G

Directions (6-10): In each of the questions below are given three statements followed by four conclusions number I, II, III and IV. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

Q6. Statements: No table is fruit. No fruit is window. All windows are chairs.
Conclusions
I. No window is table.
II. No chair is fruit.
III. No chair is table.
IV. All chairs are windows.
(a) None follows
(b) All follow
(c) I and II follow
(d) III and IV follow
(e) None of these

Q7. Statements: Some oranges are apples. All apples are guavas. No guava is a banana.
Conclusions
I. Some guavas are oranges.
II. No apple is a banana.
III. Some oranges are bananas.
IV. Some apples are bananas.
(a) I and II follow
(b) I and either II or IV follow
(c) I, II and IV follow
(d) III and either II or IV follow
(e) None of these

Q8. Statements: Some flowers are rods. Some rods are doors. Some doors are houses.
Conclusions
I. Some houses are flowers.
II. Some doors are flowers.
III. Some flowers are doors.
IV. No house is flower.
(a) I and IV follow
(b) II and III follow
(c) Either I or II follows
(d) Either I or IV follows
(e) None of these

Q9. Statements: All trees are books. Some books are tables. All tables are pencils.
Conclusions:
I. Some pencils are tables.
II. Some books are trees.
III. Some tables are trees.
IV. Some pencils are trees.
(a) None follows
(b) All follow
(c) Either I or III follows
(d) Either I or II follows
(e) None of these

Q10. Statements: All buses are trains. All trains are rickshaws. All rickshaws are cycles.
Conclusions:
I. All cycles are buses.
II. All rickshaws are buses.
III. All buses are rickshaws.
IV. All trains are cycles.
(a) All follow
(b) None follows
(c) I and II follow
(d) IV and III follow
(e) II and III follow

Directions (11-15): Study the information and answer the following questions:
In a certain code language

‘green bottle white water’ is written as ‘cx sx ba ma’,

‘black cover black mobile’ is written as ‘ue tv lo tv’,

‘white mobile extra pen’ is written as ‘ma ea fq ue’,

‘river water flow extra’ is written as ‘pb nc cx ea’,

Q11. What is the code for ‘cover’ in the given code language?
(a) ue
(b) tv
(c) lo
(d) fa
(e) None of these

Q12. What is the code for ‘green’ in the given code language?
(a) sx
(b) ma
(c) ba
(d) cx
(e) Cannot be determined

Q13. What may be the possible code for ‘ganga river’ in the given code language?
(a) pb sx
(b) nc hk
(c) pb ea
(d) nc fq
(e) pb nc

Q14. What is the code for ‘white’ in the given code language?
(a)ma
(b) ea
(c) fq
(d) ue
(e) None of these

Q15. What is the code for ‘pen’ in the given code language?
(a) ea
(b) ma
(c) fq
(d) ue
(e) None of these