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### Reasoning Questions for NIACL AO 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 NIACL AO 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.

Q1. There are 30 students in a class and the ratio of Boys and Girls are 2:3. All of them are sitting in a row. A’s rank is 6th from the top and he is a boy. There are only 5 boys sitting in between A and D, who is a girl and is 16th from the top.Then how many girls are sitting between A and D?
5
7
4
Can’t be determine
None of these
Solution:
Total no. of student=30
Boys : Girls = 2 : 3, So Boys = 12 and Girls = 18
A’s rank is 6th from the top and D, who is a girl and is 16th from the top.
There are only 5 boys sitting in between A and D
So, there will be 4 girls in between A and D.

Q2. In a row of students facing North, Piya is 16th from the left end. Nine students sit between Piya and Riya. , then what could be the minimum number of students possible to be in the row if Piya does not sit at any end?
16
17
2
26
Cannot be determined

Q3. In a row of students facing North, Rahul is 14th from the left end. Five students sit between Rahul and Sam. What is the position of Sam from the left end, if Sam does not sit to the right of Rahul?
Sixth from the left end
Seventh from the left end
Eight from the left end
Twentieth from the left end
Cannot be determined

Q4. In a row of 55 students Karan’s position is 39th from the left and Mayank’s position is 36th from right then how many students are there between them?
19
17
16
20
18
Solution:
Karan’s position is 39th from the left
Mayank’s position from the left is (55 - 36 + 1 = 20th) from the left
Hence, there are 18 students between them

Q5. There are 23 students in a class. Sumit ranks fourth among the boys in the class. Shivani ranks fifth among the girls in the class. Sumit is one rank below Shivani in the class. No two students hold the same rank in the class. What is Shivani’s rank in the class?
Cannot be determined
5th
8th
7th
None of these
Solution:
Shivani’s rank is 8th, as there are 3 boys and 4 girls before Shivani.

Directions (6-10): In each of the questions below. Some statements are given followed by conclusions/group of conclusions numbered as 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.

Q6. Statements:
Some Sharp are Pen.
All Pen are Pages.
No Pen is Clipboard.
Conclusions:
I. Some Sharp are not clipboard
II. All Pages are Clipboard
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:

Q7. Statements:
All Dolls are Beautiful.
Some Toys are Beautiful.
All Toys are Classic.
Conclusions:
I. Some Beautiful are Classic
II. No Beautiful are classic
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:

Q8. Statements:
All Bottle are Glass.
No Bottle is Plate.
All Plate are Steel
Conclusions:
I. Some Glass are not Plate
II. Some Steel are not Bottle
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:

Q9. Statements:
All Mouse are CPU.
No CPU is Phone.
Some Phone are keys.
Conclusions:
I. Some keys are CPU
II. No Mouse is Phone
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:

Q10. Statements:
All red are Blue.
All Blue are Green.
No Blue is Brown.
Conclusions:
I. Some Brown are Green
II. Some Brown can be red
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:

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

Eight students i.e. A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a square table in such a way that four of them sit at four corners of the square while four sits in the middle of each of the four sides. The one who sits at the four corners face the center of the table while those who sit in the middle of the sides face outside. They all belongs to different school i.e. M, N, O, P, Q, R, S and T but not necessarily in the same order. A sit second to the left of the one who belongs to school N. H belongs to school P and sits third to the right of D. The one who belongs to school O sits second to the left of the one who belongs to school M. The one who is from school T sits third to the left of the one who is from school S. Only one student sits between G, who is from school S and E. E sits second to the left of H. A is not the immediate neighbour of H. Only two person sits between B and A. C does not belongs to school T. B does not belongs to school R. The one who belongs to school Q does not face inside.

Q11. Four of the given five belongs to a group find the one that does not belong to that group?
R
S
N
P
Q
Solution:

Q12. Who among the following sits third to the right of C?
A
B
F
G
None of these
Solution:

Q13. Who among the following belongs to school Q?
B
F
G
D
E
Solution:

Q14. F belongs to which of the following school?
N
S
P
R
None of these
Solution:

Q15. Who among the following faces D?
The one who belongs to school Q
The one who belongs to school M
The one who belongs to school O
The one who belongs to school R
None of these
Solution:

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