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Reasoning Questions for IBPS Clerk

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 Clerk Prelims 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 the given questions.

There are seven exams i.e. IBPS, RBI, BPSC, JSSC, UPSC, MPSC and RRB which is going to organized on different days of weeks from Monday to Sunday. There are seven students i.e. M, N, O, P, Q, R and S who wants to give the exam.

MPSC exam will be held after Thursday. UPSC exam will be held just after the JSSC exam that will not be held on Sunday. There will be three exam between JSSC and P. N will give the exam just before Q, but not on first day of the week. P will give exam just before the scheduled BPSC exam. O will give the exam after Thursday. S who will not give the exam of RBI, will give the exam just after BPSC exam. There will be 2 exam between S and RRB. M will give the exam on Thursday. There will be two exam between JSSC and M. There will be one day gap between RBI and MPSC. Q will not want to give the exam of RBI.

Q1. On Friday which exam will be held?

IBPS
MPSC
RBI
RRB
None of these
Solution:

Q2. Who among the following will give the exam of IBPS?
M
Q
S
R
P
Solution:

Q3. On which day RBI exam will be held?
Friday
Monday
Sunday
Saturday
None of these
Solution:

Q4. How many days’ gap between the exam of UPSC and BPSC?
Six
Three
Five
Two
None
Solution:

Q5. Who among the following will give exam just after P?
S
N
Q
M
O
Solution:

Directions (6-10): Some statements are given followed by some conclusions. You have to consider the --statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the following conclusions if any, follow from the given statements:

Q6. Statements: All A are B.

Some B are C.
No C is a D
Conclusion: (i) Some B are not D
(ii) Some B being D is a possibility
(iii) Some A are not D
Only (i) follow
Only (ii) or (iii) follow
Only (i) or (ii) follow
All follow
None of these
Solution:

Q7. Statements: Some M are N.
Some N are O.
All O are P.
No O are Q.
Some Q are N
Conclusion: (i) Some N are not Q
(ii) Some P being Q is a possibility
(iii) some P are definitely not Q
Only (i) follow
Only (ii) or (iii) follow
Only (i) or (ii) follow
All follow
None of these
Solution:

Q8. Statements: All W are X.
Some X are not Y.
No Y is a Z.
Some Z are X.
No Z are U.
Conclusion : (i) Some X are not U.
(ii) Some X being Y is a possibility.
(iii) All W being Y is a possibility.
Only (i) follow
Only (ii) or (iii) follow
Only (i) or (ii) follow
All follow
None of these
Solution:

Q9. Statements: All G are H.
All H are I.
All I are J.
Some J is K.
No I is L.
Some L are J.
Conclusion : (i) All K being L is a possibility
(ii) Some J being G is a possibility
(iii) Some L being G is a possibility
Only (i) follow
Only (ii) or (iii) follow
Only (i) or (ii) follow
All follow
None of these
Solution:

Q10. Statements: All A is Y.
No A is Z.
All Z is D.
Some D is Y.
No Y is E.
Conclusion : (i) Some D is E
(ii) Some D is not Z
(iii) Some D is not E
Only (i) follow
Either (i) or (ii) and (iii) follow
Either (i) or (iii) and (ii) follow
All follow
None of these
Solution:

Directions (11-15): Following questions are based on the five three-digit given below.

519 328 746 495 837

Q11. If half of the second highest number is subtracted from the third highest number, what will be the value?

156
146
213
314
None of these
Solution:
146

Q12. If the positions of the first and the third digits in each of the numbers are interchanged, which of the following will be the second digit of the lowest number?
1
2
4
9
3
Solution:
Lowest number is 594.
Second digit is 9

Q13. If in each number the third digit becomes the first digit, the first digit becomes the second digit and the second digit becomes the third digit, which of the following will be the third digit of the lowest number?
1
2
4
9
3
Solution:
9

Q14. Which of the following represents the difference between the first and the second digits of the second highest number?
4
1
3
5
None of these
Solution:
3

Q15. If '1' is subtracted form the third digit of each number and '1' is added to the first digit of each number, which of the following will be the sum of the second and third digits of the second lowest number?
13
9
8
6
None of these
Solution:
13

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