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### Reasoning Quiz for Canara PO Mains 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): In each of the questions below is given three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. 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 conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

Q1. Statements:
Some light is dark.
No dark is sun.
Some sun is moon.
Conclusions:
I. Some light is not sun .
II. Some dark is not moon.
Only I follow
Only II follow
Either I or II follow
Neither I nor II follow
Both I and II follow

Q2. Statements:
All train are bus.
No truck are auto.
Some truck are bus.
Conclusions:
I. Some bus are auto
II. Some bus are not auto
Only I follow
Only II follow
Either I or II follow
Neither I nor II follow
Both I and II follow

Q3. Statements:
Some copy is pen.
Some pen is stationery.
No stationery is book.
Conclusions:
I. All copy are pen.
II. Some copy is book.
Only I follow
Only II follow
Either I or II follow
Neither I nor II follow
Both I and II follow

Q4. Statements:
Some TV is LCD.
Some LCD is LED.
Some LED is not simple.
Conclusions:
I. Some TV is LED.
II. some TV can be simple.
Only I follow
Only II follow
Either I or II follow
Neither I nor II follow
Both I and II follow

Q5. Statements:
Some sand is stone.
All stone is hard.
All hard is soft.
Conclusions:
I. Some sand can be hard .
II. Some stone is sand.
Only I follow
Only II follow
Either I or II follow
Neither I nor II follow
Both I and II follow

Direction (6-10): Study the information carefully and answer the questions given below.
Ten persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G,H, I and J are sitting in two parallel rows such that each row consists of five persons. Persons sitting in row 1 face persons sitting in row 2. D sits in row 1 and sits Diagonally opposite to J. G faces F. Two persons sit between J and E. A is the neighbor of the one who sits opposite to J. C is not the neighbor of A but sit in the same row. Two persons sit between B and H. I sits second to the right of the one who sits opposite to F. H doesn’t sit at any extreme end.

Q6. How many persons sit between A and I?

Two
One
cant be determined
same as between F and H
None of these

Q7. Who among the following faces B?
A
F
C
D
none of these

Q8. Which of the following statement is not true regarding B ?
E faces same direction as B
F does not sits in same row as B
D faces B
B sits at one of the ends
All are true

Q9. Who among the following faces H?
G
F
C
B
none of these

Q10. Who sits opposite to the one who is third to the right of J?
G
F
C
B
none of these

Directions (11-15): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers, rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.

Input: ball never 25 72 stress 37 15 height

Step I: stress ball never 25 72 37 15 height
Step II: stress 15 ball never 25 72 37 height
Step III: stress 15 never ball 25 72 37 height
Step IV: stress 15 never 25 ball 72 37 height
Step V: stress 15 never 25 height ball 72 37
Step VI: stress 15 never 25 height 37 ball 72.
And Step VI is the last step of the rearrangement. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.

Input: ‘ask for me 49 32 64 and 24’

Q11. Which of the following will be Step III for the above input?

me 24 ask for 49 32 64 and
me 24 for ask 49 32 64 and
me 24 for 32 ask 49 64 and
me 24 for 32 ask 49 and 64
None of these
Solution:
Word and numbers rearranges alternately from left to write.
First Words are rearranging in descending order according to alphabetical series.
Numbers are rearranging in ascending order.
Input: ‘ask for me 49 32 64 and 24’
Step I: me ask for 49 32 64 and 24
Step II: me 24 ask for 49 32 64 and
Step III: me 24 for ask 49 32 64 and
Step IV: me 24 for 32 ask 49 64 and
Step V: me 24 for 32 ask 49 and 64

Q12. Which of the following step is the penultimate step?
Four
Five
Six
Seven
None of these
Solution:
Word and numbers rearranges alternately from left to write.
First Words are rearranging in descending order according to alphabetical series.
Numbers are rearranging in ascending order.
Input: ‘ask for me 49 32 64 and 24’
Step I: me ask for 49 32 64 and 24
Step II: me 24 ask for 49 32 64 and
Step III: me 24 for ask 49 32 64 and
Step IV: me 24 for 32 ask 49 64 and
Step V: me 24 for 32 ask 49 and 64

Q13. How many more steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
Three
Four
Five
Six
None of these
Solution:
Word and numbers rearranges alternately from left to write.
First Words are rearranging in descending order according to alphabetical series.
Numbers are rearranging in ascending order.
Input: ‘ask for me 49 32 64 and 24’
Step I: me ask for 49 32 64 and 24
Step II: me 24 ask for 49 32 64 and
Step III: me 24 for ask 49 32 64 and
Step IV: me 24 for 32 ask 49 64 and
Step V: me 24 for 32 ask 49 and 64

Q14. What is the position of “and” in the last step?
second from the left
second from the right
third from the left
third from the right
none of these
Solution:
Word and numbers rearranges alternately from left to write.
First Words are rearranging in descending order according to alphabetical series.
Numbers are rearranging in ascending order.
Input: ‘ask for me 49 32 64 and 24’
Step I: me ask for 49 32 64 and 24
Step II: me 24 ask for 49 32 64 and
Step III: me 24 for ask 49 32 64 and
Step IV: me 24 for 32 ask 49 64 and
Step V: me 24 for 32 ask 49 and 64

Q15. How many elements are between “and” and “ask” in step 3?
Two
Four
Five
Six
None of these
Solution:
Word and numbers rearranges alternately from left to write.
First Words are rearranging in descending order according to alphabetical series.
Numbers are rearranging in ascending order.
Input: ‘ask for me 49 32 64 and 24’
Step I: me ask for 49 32 64 and 24
Step II: me 24 ask for 49 32 64 and
Step III: me 24 for ask 49 32 64 and
Step IV: me 24 for 32 ask 49 64 and
Step V: me 24 for 32 ask 49 and 64