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Reasoning Questions for IBPS PO 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 like IBPS PO 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 the exact same pattern of questions that are being asked in the exams.

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:
Eight friends P, Q, R, T, U, V, X and W are seated in a straight line facing north, but not necessarily in the same order.
* T sits at one of the extreme ends of the row.
* There is only one person sits between T and V who is not the neighbor of U.
* There are two people sits between U and Q who is to the right of U.
* Q is not the neighbor of V. There is one person sits between Q and W.
* Neither P nor R is an immediate neighbor of Q. R is to the left of P.

Q1. Who amongst the following is sitting exactly between W and R?
Q
P
T
X
None of these
Solution:

Q2. Who amongst the following is sitting second to the left of P?
W
T
P
X
R
Solution:

Q3. Four of the following pairs of people are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the arrangement given above and so form a group. Which one of the following pairs of people does not belong to that group?
TQ
RX
VW
PU
WU
Solution:

Q4. If all the eight are made to sit in alphabetical order. Starting from left to right the positions of how many people will not change?
One
Two
Three
Four
More than four
Solution:

Q5. Who amongst the following is sitting to the immediate left of X?
T
R
Q
W
None of these
Solution:

Directions (6-10): Study the information carefully and answer the questions given below.
Q6. Statements:

If only conclusion (i) is true
If only conclusion (ii) is true
If either conclusion (i) or (ii) is true
If neither conclusion (i) nor (ii) is true
If both conclusions (i) and (ii) are true
Solution:

Q7. Statements:

If only conclusion (i) is true
If only conclusion (ii) is true
If either conclusion (i) or (ii) is true
If neither conclusion (i) nor (ii) is true
If both conclusions (i) and (ii) are true
Solution:

Q8. Statements:

If only conclusion (i) is true
If only conclusion (ii) is true
If either conclusion (i) or (ii) is true
If neither conclusion (i) nor (ii) is true
If both conclusions (i) and (ii) are true
Solution:

Q9. Statements:

If only conclusion (i) is true
If only conclusion (ii) is true
If either conclusion (i) or (ii) is true
If neither conclusion (i) nor (ii) is true
If both conclusions (i) and (ii) are true
Solution:

Q10. Statements:

If only conclusion (i) is true
If only conclusion (ii) is true
If either conclusion (i) or (ii) is true
If neither conclusion (i) nor (ii) is true
If both conclusions (i) and (ii) are true
Solution:

Directions (11-15): In each question below are given some statements followed by some conclusions. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusion logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer.

Q11. Statements:
All fruits are trees.
Some trees are flowers.
All flowers are thrones.
Conclusions: I. Some thrones are trees. II. Some flowers are fruits.
If only conclusion I follows.
If conclusions II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follow.
If neither conclusions I nor conclusion II follows.
If both I and II follow.
Solution:

Q12. Statements:
Some foxes are dogs.
Some dogs are cats.
All foxes are rabbits.
Conclusions: I. All cats can be foxes. II. All cats are rabbits.
If only conclusion I follows.
If conclusions II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follow.
If neither conclusions I nor conclusion II follows.
If both I and II follow.
Solution:

Q13. Statements:
All streets are woods.
All woods are tables.
Some tables are Chairs.
Conclusions: I. All streets are tables. II. All chairs being tables is a possibility.
If only conclusion I follows.
If conclusions II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follow.
If neither conclusions I nor conclusion II follows.
If both I and II follow.
Solution:

Q14. Statements:
Some cartoons are pictures.
All pictures are arts.
No art is a copy.
Conclusions: I. Some arts are not cartoons. II. No picture is a copy.
If only conclusion I follows
If conclusions II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follow.
If neither conclusions I nor conclusion II follows.
If both I and II follow.
Solution:

Q15. Statements:
All balls are bats.
Some bats are wickets.
All wickets are helmets.
Conclusions: I. All wickets can be balls. II. Some helmets are bats.
If only conclusion I follows.
If conclusions II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follow.
If neither conclusions I nor conclusion II follows.
If both I and II follow.
Solution: