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Reasoning Questions for IBPS Clerk 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.

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

Ten persons Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y and Z are sitting in two rows with five persons in each row in such a way that one person in the first row sits exactly opposite and facing a person in the second row. Members of the second row are facing North.
S is at the extreme end of the first row and is second to the left of T. W sits exactly opposite to U who is at one of the ends of the first row. Z does not sit at the extreme end. R sits in the second row to the immediate right of X who sits exactly opposite of T. Q is to the immediate right of T and exactly opposite of V. Y and U do not sit in the same row.

Q1. Which of the following pairs of persons are sitting at the two ends of the first row?

WZ
UY
WY
US
None of these
Solution:

Q2. Who is second to the left of R?
Y
W
X
V
None of these
Solution:

Q3. Who is third to the left of U?
T
Y
X
S
None of these
Solution:

Q4. Q sits between which of the following persons?
TZ
UT
VR
RY
None of these
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Q5. Who sits exactly opposite of R?
Z
Y
W
Q
None of these
Solution:

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

In a certain code language

‘Men play cricket’ is written as ‘pa da na’,
‘boys likes outfits’ is written as ‘sa ra ta’,
‘cricket likes bat’ is written as ‘la da sa’, and
‘you can Men’ is written as ‘pa ha ja’.

Q6. What is the code for ‘Men’ ?

ja
ha
pa
na
None of these
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Q7. ‘you can boys’ can be written as
ja ha ta
ta ra ha
ha ja ra
Eitbat a) or c)
None of these
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Q8. What is the code for ‘you’ ?
ja
pa
la
ha
Can’t be determined
Solution:

Q9. What does ‘la’ stand for ?
likes
bat
play
can
None of these
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Q10. What is the code for ‘boys’ ?
ta
ra
sa
Either a) or b)
None of these
Solution:

Directions (11-15): These questions are based on the following arrangement. Study it carefully and answer the questions.

Q11. Which element is sixth to the right of fifteenth from the right end?

%
7
H
3
None of these

Q12. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?

Q13. How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement each of which is immediately followed by a number but not immediately preceded by another number?
None
One
Two
Three
Four

Q14. If all the symbols are dropped from the above arrangement which element will be ninth from the right end?
B
6
4
I
None of these

Q15. What will come in place of the question mark in the following series based on the above arrangement?

@QR     LKE     U85     %T3     ?

#4T
4T#
T4#
4B#
None of these