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### Reasoning Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2019

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 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.

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Directions (1-5): Study the information carefully and answer the questions given below-

There are eight persons P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W in a family are sitting around a circular table. Some of them are facing Centre and some are facing Outside. They like different colours i.e. Black, Blue, Green, Pink, Purple, Red, Violet and Yellow. (not necessarily in the same order)
Q’s son in law sits 2nd to the right of R, who likes Purple. Wife of T is an immediate neighbour of P and Q. R’s mother sits opposite to R. P, who is brother in law of R, sits immediate right of R. There are two persons sit between the person who likes Purple and the person who likes Violet. V, who is the son of T, likes Pink. W is the only daughter of T, who likes Blue. W, who likes Violet, sits opposite to Q. V, who faces outside, is not immediate neighbour of Q and W. Q, who likes Green, is the father of R and faces inside. T is not an immediate neighbour of V. S, who likes Red, is the wife of Q and sits immediate left of V. The Person who likes Yellow sits 3rd to the left of U, who faces inside. U is the brother of W, who faces inside. S and T faces outside. Immediate neighbours of T face opposite direction. Q has only one child.

Q1. Who among the following faces the person who likes Black?

P
Q
R
S
T
Solution:

Q2. Who sits 3rd to the left of U’s father?
V
U
W
P
Q
Solution:

Q3. How many female members are in the family?
One
Two
Three
Four
Five
Solution:

Q4. Four of the following five are alike in certain way based from a group, find the one which does not belong to that group?
P
Q
R
S
T
Solution:

Q5. Which of the following is true as per the given arrangement?
W likes Black colour.
There are two persons between Q and S when counted Clockwise direction with respect to Q.
W is the grand daughter of S.
T faces inside.
None of the above.
Solution:

Directions (6-8): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it.
In a family, there are ten members L, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W and X. P and Q are a married couple. S is the only son of R, who is the brother of P. T and W are siblings of S. Q is the daughter-in-law of U. X is the mother of V, who is sister of P. L is sister-in-law of V, who is unmarried.

Q6. How is U related to S?

Father
Brother-in-law
Grandson
Grandfather
None of these
Solution:

Q7. How is Q related to V?
Sister in law
Daughter
Cousin
Sister
Mother
Solution:

Q8. How is L related to W?
sister-in-law
mother
daughter
wife
None of these
Solution:

Directions (9-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Six persons L, M, N, X, Y and Z have different number of books. Only three persons have less number of books than L. X has less books than only Z but more books than Y. N has more books than Y and M. Y does not have the least number of Books. The one who has third least number of books has 43 books.

Q9. How many persons have more books than N?

two
three
four
More than four
Cannot be determined
Solution:
Z > X > L > N(43) > Y > M

Q10. The difference in number of Books of N and X is 13. How many books does L possibly has?
57
42
49
66
None of these
Solution:
Z > X > L > N(43) > Y > M

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 Reward are Award.
No award is trophy
Conclusions:
I. Some reward can never be trophy
II. Some gift can be awards
If only conclusion I follows
If only conclusion II follows
If either I or II follows
If neither I nor II follows
If both I and II follow
Solution:

Q12. Statements:
All Asia is Galaxy.
Some World are universe.
No Asia is World.
Conclusions:
I. All Galaxy can be world
II. Some universe can be Galaxy.
If only conclusion I follows
If only conclusion II follows
If either I or II follows
If neither I nor II follows
If both I and II follow
Solution:

Q13. Statements:
Some city are metro.
Some Town are Metro.
All Metro are Village.
Conclusions:
I. Some City are Village
II. Some Town are Village is a possibility.
If only conclusion I follows
If only conclusion II follows
If either I or II follows
If neither I nor II follows
If both I and II follow
Solution:

Q14. Statements:
Some lips are eyes.
All nose are lips.
No nose is ears.
Conclusions:
I. Some nose are eyes
II. Some lips are ears
If only conclusion I follows
If only conclusion II follows
If either I or II follows
If neither I nor II follows
If both I and II follow
Solution:

Q15. Statements:
No Water is sky.
Some Fire are water.
All Water are Air.
Conclusions:
I. Some Fire are not sky.
II. No Fire is sky
If only conclusion I follows
If only conclusion II follows
If either I or II follows
If neither I nor II follows
If both I and II follow
Solution:

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