# Reasoning Quiz for IBPS CLERK Prelims: 1st October 2018

**Dear Aspirants,**

**Directions (1-5): Study the set of numbers given below and answer the questions which follow.**

**649 329 538 751 975**

**Q1. If in each number, the first and the second digits are interchanged then which will be the lowest number?**

649

329

538

751

975

**Q2. If in each number, first and the last digits are interchanged then which of the following will be the third highest number?**

751

975

649

329

538

**Q3. If in each number, the second and the third digits are interchanged then what will be the resultant if the first digit of highest number is divided by the third digit of lowest number thus formed?**

1.4

1.5

3

4.5

1

**Q4. If we subtract 2 from the each even numbers and subtract 3 from each odd number then what is muliplication of first digit of lowest number and the third digit of highest number thus formed?**

4

8

9

6

12

**Q5. If in each number, all the three digits are arranged in ascending order, which of the following will be the third lowest number?**

649

329

538

751

975

**Directions (6 – 10): Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below:**

**R 4 P I J M Q 3 % T @ © U K 5 V 1 W $ Y 2 B E 6 # 9 D H 8 G*Z N**

**Q6. Which of the following is sixth to the left of the fifteenth from the left end of the given arrangement?**

2

#

%

$

Other than the given as option

**Q7. How many such numbers are there in the given arrangement each of which is immediately preceded by a consonant but not immediately followed by a letter?**

One

None

Five

Two

Four

**Q8. How many such symbols are there in the arrangement, each of which is immediately followed by a letter but not immediately preceded by a number?**

One

Three

None

Two

More than three

**Q9. What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following series based on the above arrangement?**

**IM3 @U5 WYB ?**

69H

#D8

6#9

#9D

Other than the given options

**Q10. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the given arrangement and so from a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?**

BE6

@©U

9DH

5V1

#ZG

**Directions (11-15): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:**

**Seven neighbours S, P, L, Q, R, M and I live on different floors in the same building having seven floors numbered one to seven. (The first floor is numbered one, the floor above it is numbered two and so on and the topmost floor is numbered as seven.) Three persons live between I and M. M lives on one of the the floor above S, who does not live on an odd-numbered floor. P neither lives neither on odd number nor topmost floor. I does not live below P’s floor. Only one person lives between Q and P. Two persons live between R and S. Q lives neither on the first floor nor on the fourth floor.**

**Q11. Who lives on the floor just above M?**

L

P

Q

R

None of these

**Q12. How many persons live between L and P?**

None

One

Two

Three

None of these

**Q13. Which of the following pairs live on the first floor and the topmost floor respectively?**

L, Q

Q, P

I, Q

L, I

None of these

**Q14.Who among the following lives on the topmost floor?**

I

Q

P

L

None of these

**Q15. Which of the following combinations is true?**

First floor-S

Fourth floor-R

Third floor-M

Sixth floor-I

None of these

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