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Reasoning Questions for IBPS Clerk Prelims 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 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 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
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
Solution:

Q12. How many persons live between L and P?
None
One
Two
Three
None of these
Solution:

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
Solution:

Q14.Who among the following lives on the topmost floor?
I
Q
P
L
None of these
Solution:

Q15. Which of the following combinations is true?
First floor-S
Fourth floor-R
Third floor-M
Sixth floor-I
None of these
Solution:

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