Dear Aspirants,

Reasoning Questions for SBI 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. Today is the Day 46 of the 60 Days SBI Clerk Prelims Study Plan. The only way to make the grade in this particular section in the forthcoming banking exams 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 study plan and the exact same pattern of questions that are being asked in the exams.

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Directions (1-5): Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the following questions given below:

A B B C C B D E E B B F G H B V K L A A C M N O B P P Q B R S T U B C V Q X Y Y  Y Z Z

Q1. Which letter is 11th to the right of 10th letter from the left end?
(a)  A
(b) M
(c) N
(d) C
(e) None of these

Q2.  Which letter is 13th to the left of 15th letter from the right end?
(a) L
(b) K
(c) B
(d) V
(e) None of these

Q3. Which letter is 11th to the left of 10th letter from the right?
(a) N
(b) M
(c) O
(d) B
(e) None of these

Q4. How many letters are in between the one which is 10th from left end and 15th from right end in the given series?
(a) 14
(b) 15
(c) 18
(d) 13
(e) None of these

Q5. Which letter is exactly in the middle between the eighteenth letter from the right end and eighteenth letter from the left end in the given alphabet series?
(a)  N
(b)  C
(c)  M
(d)  P
(e)  None of these

Solutions (1-5):

S1. Ans.(d)
Sol. 11th to right of 10th from left= 10+11= 21st from left= C

S2. Ans.(d)
Sol. 13th to left of 15th from right= 13+15= 28th from right= V

S3. Ans.(a)
Sol. 11th to left of 10th from right= 10+11=21st from right= N

S4. Ans.(c)
Sol. 18 letters are in between the alphabets which are10th from left and 15th from right end.

S5. Ans.(c)
Sol.  A A C M N O B

Therefore, M is exactly middle of L and P.

Directions (6-10): Study the following questions and answering the questions referring to the word sequence given below:

Q6. If all the words are arranged according to the alphabetical series from right to left, then which word is third from the left end?
(a) TYE
(b) KTM
(c) HOT
(e) None of these

Q7. If each letter in each of the word is arranged according to the alphabetical series, then which is the third letter of the word, which is fourth from the right end?
(a) Y
(b) E
(c) A
(d) T
(e) None of   these

Q8. If each vowel of each word is changed to its next letter according to the alphabetical series, then How many meaningful word will be formed?
(a) Two
(b) One
(c) None of these
(d) Three
(e) None

Q9. If each consonant of each word is changed to its next letter according to the alphabetical series, then How many words contain more than one vowel?
(a) Two
(b) None
(c) One
(d) Three
(e) None of these

Q10. If 1st and 3rd letter of each word are interchange, then what is the difference between the numerical value (rank) of 2nd letter of 2nd word and 3rd  letter of the 5th word  from the left end?
(a) 13
(b) 6
(c) 15
(d) 10
(e) None of these

Solutions (6-10):

S6. Ans.(b)
Sol.  TYE       SAD KTM HOT CBR

S7. Ans.(a)
Sol.  KMT ETY BCR HOT ADS

S8. Ans.(e)
Sol.   KTM TYF CBR HPT SBD

S9. Ans.(d)
Sol. LUN      UZE      DCS     IOU      TAE

S10. Ans.(b)
Sol.    MTK     EYT    RBC    TOH      DAS

Y – S=25-19=6 Ans.

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

E  B  R  A  F H M E I D O U K U W M Z A P K Q A E T

Q11. How many such vowels are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a consonant and immediately followed by a vowel?
(a) None
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Three
(e) More than three

Q12. How many such consonants are there in the above arrangement each of which is immediately preceded by a vowel?
(a) None
(b) Seven
(c) Six
(d) Eight
(e) None of these

Q13. Which of the following is the fifth to the right of the seventh from the left end of the above arrangement?
(a) K
(b) O
(c) U
(d) D
(e) None of these

Q14. Which of the following is the fourth to the right of the 10th from the left end of the above arrangement?
(a) U
(b) K
(c) O
(d) M
(e) W

Q15. If all the vowels in the above arrangement are dropped, which of the following will be the 11th letter from the right end?
(a) H
(b) D
(c) M
(d) F
(e) U

Solutions (11-15):

S11. Ans.(d)
Sol. MEI, DOU, QAE

S12. Ans.(b)
Sol. EB, AF, ID, UK, AP, UW, ET

S13. Ans.(c)
Sol. fifth to the right of the seventh from the left end of the above arrangement= 5+7=12th from left end= U

S14. Ans.(a)
Sol. 4th to the right of the 10th from left end means = 10+4=14th from the left, i.e., U.

S15. Ans.(a)
Sol.   H M D K W M Z P K Q T
i.e.  H