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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.

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

Eight persons I, J, K, L, M, N, O and P are sitting around a circular table but not necessarily in the same order. Five of them are facing inward while other are facing outwards. M is third to the right of K. N sits third to the left of M. Three persons sit between N and J. O sit third to the right of N who is not facing the center. L sits third to the right of I, who is not facing the center.

Q1. Who sits exactly between N and I?

J
K
M
O
None of these
Solution:

Q2. Who among the following is second to the right of J?
L
K
M
N
None of these
Solution:

Q3. Which of the following statements is/are true with respect to P?
P is opposite of O.
P is fourth to the right of O.
P is fourth to the left of O.
All are true
None of these
Solution:

Q4. Who among the following is second to the right of the one who is immediate left of P?
L
K
M
N
None of these
Solution:

Q5. Who among the following sits opposite to I?
J
K
M
O
None of these
Solution:

Directions (6-10): In these questions, a relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. The statements are followed by two conclusions. Give answer

Q6. Statement:

E<D> G<F>B>A
Conclusion:
I. E ≥A
II. A >E
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if only conclusion II is true.
if both conclusions I and II are true.

Q7. Statement:
J ≤K<D≤S=H; I>K
Conclusion:
I. K<H
II. I>D
if both conclusion I and II are true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if only conclusion II is true.

Q8. Statement:
T<O≤K<L<M≥S
Conclusion:
I. M>T

II. M=T
if only conclusion II is true.
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if both conclusions I and II are true.

Q9. Statement:
M>A>S >Q> T>N
Conclusion:
I.N<A

II. M>T
if only conclusion II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if both conclusions I and II are true.

Q10. Statement:
F<M≤D>B≤C=N
Conclusion:
I. M≤C
II. M>N
if only conclusion II is true.
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if both conclusions I and II are true

Direction (11-15): The following questions are based on the five three – digit numbers given below:

547   247   465   742   343

Q11. If 3 is added to the second digit of each of the numbers how many numbers thus formed will be divisible by three?

None
One
Two
Three
None of these

Q12. If all the digits in each of the numbers are arranged in descending order within the number from left to right, which of the following will be the highest number in the new arrangement of numbers?
547
247
465
742
343

Q13. What will be the resultant number if the second digit of the second lowest number is divided by the third digit of the highest number?
2
3
0
1
4

Q14. If 3 is added to the first digit and 1 is added to the last digit of each of the numbers then which of the following numbers will be the second highest number?
547
247
465
742
343

Q15. If in each number the first and the third digits are interchanged then which will be the highest number?
547
247
465
742
343

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