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Reasoning Questions for SBI PO Prelims 2018 (Week-04)

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

Following the study plan for SBI PO Preliminary Examination 2018, the third week starts with practice questions on Puzzles & Seating Arrangement and Syllogism. To ensure proper preparation of the section we advise you to go through all the questions sincerely and try to attempt each one of them. Afterward, match your solutions and the approach with the one that would be provided later. Practice more and more questions on the same section to enhance your grip over the topics. Following is the Reasoning Ability quiz to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a square table, four sit at corners while four sit at the middle of the sides. The ones who like colours face the centre while who like city face outside (not necessarily in same order).

E faces outside the centre. A likes Delhi. H likes red colour and sits 3rd to the right of the one who likes Pune. C, who doesn’t like city, sits second to the left of H. F is not an immediate neighbour of C and H but likes blue colour. D sits second to the left of F. G likes Mumbai and the one who likes green colour sits immediate right of G. E is not an immediate neighbour of D. A doesn’t sit at corner. One of the persons likes pink colour. One of the persons likes Jaipur.

Q1. Who among the following likes Jaipur?
(a) G
(b) B
(c) D
(d) C
(e) E

Q2. Who among the following faces the one who likes pink?
(a) B
(b) A
(c) C
(d) H
(e) D

Q3. Who among the following sits exactly between F and the one who likes green colour when counted from right of F?
(a) D
(b) E
(c) B
(d) The one who likes red colour
(e) None of these

Q4. Which of the following is true with regarding C?
(a) C is one of the immediate neighbours of D.
(b) C faces inside the centre and likes Pune
(c) C faces inside the centre and likes Blue
(d) C is an immediate neighbour of G
(e) None of these

Q5. Who among the following sits opposite to the one who likes Pune?
(a) D
(b) A
(c) B
(d) The one who is from Mumbai
(e) None of these

Directions (6-10): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.

Input: hello 26 humding 25 universe 77 immediate 64
Step I: immediate hello 26 humding 25 universe 77 64
Step II: universe immediate hello 26 humding 25 64 77
Step III: hello universe immediate humding 25 64 77 26
Step IV: humding hello universe immediate 64 77 26 25

As per the rules followed in the steps given above, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.

Input: 29 reference 19 32 tulip 78 chocolate water

Q6. What will be addition of 3rd element from left and 2nd element from right in step II?
(a) 89
(b) 86
(c) 98
(d) 97
(e) None of these

Q7. What will be the position of ‘reference’ in the last step?
(a) Third from the left
(b) Sixth from the right
(c) Sixth from the left
(d) Fifth from the left
(e) Both (a) and (b)

Q8. Which of the following will be the penultimate step?
(a) Step II
(b) Step V
(c) Step IV
(d) Step III
(e) None of these

Q9. After how many steps no further rearrangement of words is possible?
(a) Three
(b) Four
(c) Six
(d) Seven
(e) None of these

Q10. Which step number will give following output?
tulip reference chocolate 19 water 78 29 32
(a) Step II
(b) Step III
(c) Step IV
(d) Step I
(e) None of these

Directions (11-15): In these questions, relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. These statements are followed by two conclusions. Mark answer
(a) if only conclusion I is true.
(b) if only conclusion II is true.
(c) if either conclusion I or II is true.
(d) if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
(e) if both conclusion I and II are true.

Q11. Statements: A>B,D≤E,C≥F=G,B≤C=D
Conclusions: I.B≥G II.E≥G

Q12. Statements: T>S≤Q,T≥U=V,H≥T
Conclusions:b.U≤H II.S<H

Q13. Statements: A>B≥L,R>B=H
Conclusions: I.A<L II.R>L

Q14. Statements: P>K=L,P≤S<Q,T>K
Conclusions: I.Q>K II.Q<T

Q15. Statements: P<H,V≥S>H,N≥V
Conclusions: I.N≥P II.S>P