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### Reasoning Questions for IBPS SO 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 SO 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): Study the following information carefully and answer the following questions.

Seven people live on seven different floors from top to bottom such that ground floor is numbered as 1 and so on up to top floor is numbered as 7. They all are from different engineering streams i.e. MAE, Chemical, CSE, ECE, Civil, IT, and Mechanical.

C lives on an even numbered floor and has ECE. G lives just above the floor on which F lives who is from IT. There are two floors between the floor on which F and A lives. A lives on one of the floor above on which G lives. B lives on one of the floor above on which E lives . E lives neither on first nor on fifth floor. Two people live between the one who is from MAE and C. Only two people live between the one who is from Mechanical and the one who is from ECE. B is not from Mechanical. The one who is from Chemical stream lives immediate above than the one who is from CSE.

Q1. How many people live between D and E?
One
Three
Four
Two
None of these
Q2. What is the correct combination for the person who lives on floor number immediate below Seven?
D , ECE
C, CSE
E, Chemical
B, MAE
F, IT

Q3. How many persons live between F and G?
One
Two
Five
Three
None

Q4. Who among the following is from mechanical stream?
G
H
D
E
C

Q5. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
F
D
G
B
A

Directions (6-10): In these questions relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. These statements are followed by conclusions. You have to find out which of the conclusions follow or not from the given statements.

Q6.Statements:
Only I is true
Only II is true
Either I or II is true
Both I and II are true
Neither I nor II is true

Q7. Statements:
A > Z < B ≥ C > X < D
Conclusions
I. B < X
II. B ≥ X
Only I is true
Only II is true
Either I or II is true
Both I and II are true
Neither I nor II is true

Q8. Statements:
A > B, C ≤B, D < E = B, E < F, G ≤ B
Conclusions
I.C > G
II. C < G
Only I is true
Only II is true
Either I or II is true
Both I and II are true
Neither I nor II is true

Q9. Statements:
X > Y ≥ Z = M > A ≥B
Conclusions
I. X > A
II. Y ≥ M
Only I is true
Only II is true
Either I or II is true
Both I and II are true
Neither I nor II is true

Q10. Statements:
P < Q > R = Z > S ≤ X < T
Conclusions
I. T > Z
II. R ≤ T
Only I is true
Only II is true
Either I or II is true
Both I and II are true
Neither I nor II is true

Directions (11-15): Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the following questions given below:

E 4 B % R 3 A 6 # F H @ I 2 D 9 © K U \$ W 1 M P 5 * Q 8 T

Q11. How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a number and immediately followed by a consonant?
None
One
Two
Three
More than three
Solution:
6#F, 9©K, 5*Q

Q12. How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement each of which is immediately preceded by a symbol ?
None
One
Two
Three
More than three
Solution:
There is no such combination.

Q13. Which of the following is the fifth to the right of the eight from the left end of the above arrangement ?
©
I
A
M
None of these
Solution:
fifth to the right of the eight from the left end of the above arrangement= 5+8=13th from left end= I

Q14. Which of the following is the fourth to the right of the twelfth from the right end of the above arrangement?
2
D
9
M
1
Solution:
4th to the right of the 12th from right means = 12-4= 8th from the right, i.e., 1.

Q15.If all the numbers in the above arrangement are dropped, which of the following will be the sixth from the left end?
#
D
U
%
M
Solution:
#