IBPS Reasoning Quiz

Directions (1-5): In the following
questions, the symbols #, %, @, $ and © are used with the following meanings as
illustrated below.

‘A#B’ means ‘A is
not smaller than B’.
‘A$B’ means ‘A is
neither greater than nor equal to Q’
‘A%B’ means ‘A is
not greater than B’
‘A©B’ means ‘A is
neither smaller than nor greater than B’
‘A@B’ means ‘A is
neither smaller than nor equal to B’
In each of
the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find out
which of the two conclusions I and II given below them is/are definitely true.

Give answer (1): If only conclusion I
is true.

Give answer (2): If only conclusion II
is true.
Give answer (3): If either conclusion I
or II is true.
Give answer (4): If neither conclusion
I nor II is true.
Give answer (5): If both conclusions I
and II are true.
1.      
Statements: R©S,                   S%M,                    M@J
Conclusions:
I. M©R               II. M@R
2.      
Statements: D$K,                     K@P,                     P©L
Conclusions:
I. L$K                   II. P$D
3.      
Statements:  V%S,                   S#F,                       F@Q
Conclusions:
I. F©V                                II.
Q$S
4.      
Statements:  V@H,                 H$R,                       R#B
Conclusions:
I. B$H                  II. V@R
5.      
Statements:  N#L,                    C@K,                     L©C
Conclusions:
I. K$L                   II. N#C
Directions (6-10): A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges then following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.
Input: 56 257 192 29 95 547 376 294
Step I: 547 56 257 192 29 95 376 294
Step II: 547 29 56 257 192 95 376 294
Step III: 547 29 376 56 257 192 95 294
Step IV: 547 29 376 56 294 257 192 95
Step V: 547 29 376 56 294 95 257 192
This is the final arrangement and step V is the last step for this input.

6.What should be the third step of the following input?
Input: 280 156 67 325 599 28
(1) 599 28 325 156 280 67
(2) 599 28 67 325 156 280
(3) 599 28 67 156 325 280
(4) 599 28 325 280 156 67
(5) None of these

7.What will be the input if the third step of the series is given?
Step III: 695 25 416 350 250 56
(1) 25 56 250 350 416 695
(2) 25 416 350 56 250 695
(3) 695 25 416 250 56 350
(4) cannot be determined
(5) None of these

8.How many steps will be required to get the final output from the following input?
Input: 23 176 88 450 572 32 99
(1) Two                                         (2) Three
(3) Four                                        (4) Five
(5) None of these

9.Below is given the second step of an input. What will be its fourth step?
Step II: 696 35 140 36 320 86 95 254
(1) 696 35 320 86 254 140 86 95
(2) 696 35 320 36 140 86 95 254
(3) 696 35 320 95 86 140 254 36
(4) cannot be determined
(5) None of these

10.Below is given the third step of an input what will be its second step?
Step III: 397 45 245 195 99 82
(1) 397 45 195 245 99 82
(2) 397 45 99 195 245 82
(3) 397 45 82 245 99 195
(4) cannot be determined
(5) None of these

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