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### Reasoning Quiz for Canara 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 Canara PO Mains 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 information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Eleven persons are sitting in a row. They all are facing either north or south. B and D are left to I but to the right of F. J sits at the leftmost end. G sits 4th to the right of J. Two persons sit between G and I. The number of persons sitting between B and I is same as between B and D. K is immediate right to A, who does not face north. At least two persons sit between C and B. the number of persons sitting between E and H is same between H and G. F is 3rd from one of the ends. E is immediate right to I.

Q1. How many persons are sitting to the right of A?
2
3
4
1
None of these
Solution:

Q2. Who among the following sits 2nd to the right of H?
E
F
C
B
None of these
Solution:

Q3. What is the position of C with respect to D?
3rd to the left
3rd to the right
4th to the left
5th to the right
None of these
Solution:

Q4. How many persons sit to the left of F?
Two
One
Three
Four
None of these
Solution:

Q5. Who among the following sits to the immediate right of J?
E
F
C
B
None of these
Solution:

Directions (6-10): Study the given information and answer the questions:

When a word arrangement machine is given an input line of words, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and its rearrangement.

Input: weeks study plan blogger feedback
Step I: plan weeks study blogger feedback
Step II: feedback plan weeks study blogger
Step III: weeks feedback plan study blogger
Step IV: blogger weeks feedback plan study
Step V: study blogger weeks feedback plan
Step V, is the last step of the above arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained. As per the rules followed in the given steps find out the appropriate steps for the given input:

Input: month sale drape December previous discount

Q6. Which element is exactly between ‘december’ and ‘month’ in step III of the given arrangement?
drape
discount
previous
sale
None of the above
Solution:
Words are arranged in alphabetical order according to the 3rd letter of the word.
Input: month sale drape December previous discount
Step I: drape month sale December previous discount
Step II: december drape month sale previous discount
Step III: previous december drape month sale discount
Step IV: sale previous december drape month discount
Step V: month sale previous december drape discount
Step VI: discount month sale previous december drape

Q7. Which element is 2nd to the right of the one which is 4th to the left end in step I?
drape
discount
previous
sale
None of the above
Solution:
Words are arranged in alphabetical order according to the 3rd letter of the word.
Input: month sale drape December previous discount
Step I: drape month sale December previous discount
Step II: december drape month sale previous discount
Step III: previous december drape month sale discount
Step IV: sale previous december drape month discount
Step V: month sale previous december drape discount
Step VI: discount month sale previous december drape

Q8. In which of the following step the elements “sale previous month” found in the same order?
Step I
Step IV
Step III
Step II
No such step
Solution:
Words are arranged in alphabetical order according to the 3rd letter of the word.
Input: month sale drape December previous discount
Step I: drape month sale December previous discount
Step II: december drape month sale previous discount
Step III: previous december drape month sale discount
Step IV: sale previous december drape month discount
Step V: month sale previous december drape discount
Step VI: discount month sale previous december drape

Q9. What is the position of sale in step V?
3rd from the left
3rdfrom the right
4th from the left
5th from the right
None of these
Solution:
Words are arranged in alphabetical order according to the 3rd letter of the word.
Input: month sale drape December previous discount
Step I: drape month sale December previous discount
Step II: december drape month sale previous discount
Step III: previous december drape month sale discount
Step IV: sale previous december drape month discount
Step V: month sale previous december drape discount
Step VI: discount month sale previous december drape

Q10. In step II, ‘ december’ is related to‘month’ and ‘sale’ is related to ‘discount’. In the same way ‘drape’ is related to?
month
discount
previous
sale
None of the above
Solution:
Words are arranged in alphabetical order according to the 3rd letter of the word.
Input: month sale drape December previous discount
Step I: drape month sale December previous discount
Step II: december drape month sale previous discount
Step III: previous december drape month sale discount
Step IV: sale previous december drape month discount
Step V: month sale previous december drape discount
Step VI: discount month sale previous december drape

Directions (11-15): In each of the questions below, some statements are given followed by conclusions/group of conclusions numbered I and II. You have to assume all the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from the commonly known facts and then decide which of the given two conclusions logically follows from the information given in the statements.

Q11. Statements:
Some Fish are Egg.
All Fish are Grass.
All Egg are Desk.
No Desk is Car.
Conclusions:
(a) Some Grass are car
(b) No Grass is Car
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusion I and II follow.
Solution:

Q12. Statements:
Some Bag are Custom.
All Custom are Data
Conclusions:
(a) Some Bag are not Enquiry
(b) Some Custom are not Enquiry
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusion I and II follow.
Solution:

Q13. Statements:
Some Bench are Abacus .
Some Compass are Bench.
All Bench are Eraser.
No Compass is Desk.
Conclusions:
(a)Some Eraser being Bench is a possibility.
(b)some Desk are not Bench
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusion I and II follow.
Solution:

Q14. Statements:
Some Park are Queue.
Some Park are Stand.
Conclusions:
(a) Some Queue are not Stand
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusion I and II follow.
Solution:

Q15. Statements:
All antenna are tower.
All Satellite are antenna.
Some antenna are channel.
Conclusions:
(a) Some tower being Satellite is a possibility
(b) Some channel being antenna is a possibility.
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusion I and II follow.
Solution: