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### Reasoning Questions for IBPS Clerk Mains 2019

Reasoning Section can make or break one's chances to ace any banking examination. Practising with sample questions is an onerous task for that's the only key to ace this section of competitive exams. The IBPS Clerk Mains Exam is scheduled to be held on the 20th of January 2019. Adda247 is here with "Practice Marathon for Clerk Mains 2018"  with practice questions on all the topics that are likely to be asked in the exam. Today is Day 13 of IBPS Clerk Mains Practice Marathon, attempt this Reasoning quiz and win the marathon against lakhs of IBPS Clerk Candidates.

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Q1. In a row of 45 students, A sits 12th to the left of D and B sits 10th to the right of C. The position of C is 30th from the right end and there are 4 students between A and B. What is the rank of D from the left end ?
43rd
36th
30th
28th
Can’t be determined
Solution:

Q2. Five cyclists i.e. A, B, D, E and F who participated in a cycle race. Twenty minutes after the start of the race, they were at certain distance to each other. D is 9m behind F, who is 20m behind A. Cyclist B is 15m behind F. Cyclist E is 18m ahead D. Who among the following is 2nd in the race ( 20 min after the start of the race )?
B
D
F
A
None of these
Solution:

Q3. In a class of 40 students, Manish is 17th from left and Ravi is 14th from the right end. How many students are there between Manish and Ravi?
6
7
9
10
None of these
Solution:
Manish rank is 17th from the left.
Ravi’s rank from the left is = (40-14+1) = 27th
Therefore, total number of students between them is 9.

Q4. A certain number of persons are sitting in a row facing north. Paru sits 5th from the left and Chandu is 6th from the right. What is the total number of persons sitting, if Chandu is 7th to the right of Paru?
17
13
14
15
can’t be determined
Solution:
Chandu is 7th right to Paru , who is 5th from left end,
so Rakesh is 12th from left end and 6th from right.
So, the total number of persons= 12+6-1=17

Q5. 30 students are sitting in a row facing north direction. In the row, Shyam is 14th from the left end and Ram is 6th from the right end. Q16. If Mahesh is 5th to the right of Shyam then what is his position from the right end?
13
12
15
21
None of these
Solution:

Directions (6-10): Answer these questions based on the following information.

In a certain code:
“red bus cancel” is coded as - “st df mj”
“ticket refund bus” is coded as - “ej be df”
“refund money email” is coded as - “be oi ph”
“red seat cancel” is coded as - “mj st gl”

Q6. What will be the code for “red cancel money”?
mj st oi
mj st ph
oi ph mj
oi ph st
Either (a) or (b)
Solution:

Q7. What may be the code for “refund”?
oi
ph
be
df
None of these
Solution:

Q8. Which among the following may be coded as “ej”?
red
bus
seat
ticket
none of these
Solution:

Q9. What is the code for “seat money”?
gl oi
gl df
ph df
mj be
Can’t be determined
Solution:

Q10. What may be the code for “reserve seat bus”?
ej hk gf
gl mn df
ej df de
st ph oi
None of these
Solution:

Directions (11-15): Study the information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Nine persons are living in a nine-floored building such that ground floor is numbered one then the floor just above it is numbered two and so on till the topmost floored numbered nine. They shifted in this building in different months i.e. May, June, July and august. Not more than three persons shifted in the same month. No two persons who shifted in same month lives on consecutive floors.

D did not shift in the month of May. The three persons who shifted in may are E, the one in 4th and 1st. H shifted in June on 6th floor with only one more person in the same month, who lives on an even numbered floor. Persons who shifted in august do not live on top floor. Three persons live between I and C. Not more than 1 person lives between C and E. G lives above F but not immediate above, none of them shifted in June or may. Not more than two people live above C, who shifted in august. As many persons live between C and B as between B and A. E lives just above the one shifted in July. Persons shifted in august are less than that in June. D lives on an even numbered floor but not 8th.

Q11. How many persons shifted in July?
one
two
three
four
no one
Solution:

Q12. Four of the following five belongs to a group find the one that does not belong to that group?
C
I
B
A
E
Solution:

Q13. Who among the following lives on 1st floor?
C
I
B
A
E
Solution:

Q14. Four of the following five belongs to a group find the one that does not belong to that group?
C
D
B
A
E
Solution:

Q15. In which months did persons living just above and below floor 7 shifted respectively?
July, August
June, June
July, June
May, July
none of these
Solution: