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Reasoning Questions for NIACL ASSISTANT 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 exams like NIACL ASSISTANT 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.

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

A group of seven persons are sitting in a row facing south. There are three females in the group. Only males sit at the extreme ends of the row. Females sit adjacent to each other. Persons live in three different cities of the country at least two in each city. There are three persons between P and S. K is the immediate left of U and is on the immediate right of S. P is the immediate neighbour of R and N. There is only one person between P and U. S lives in Kanpur with only one person who is not a female. There are two persons between N and S. R lives in Delhi only with the person who is at extreme end. W is at the left end of the row. No female is neighbour of R and W. The one who is in the middle of the row has neighbours who live in Mumbai.

Q1. Who among the following sit at the extreme ends of the row?
R, S
W, P
R, W
N, R
P, R
Solution:

Q2. How many persons are there between R and N?
One
Two
None
Four
Three
Solution:

Q3. Which of the following is the group of females?
K, N, P
K, N, U
U, K, W
K, W, N
R, U, N
Solution:

Q4. Four of the following five are alike in a same way, find out the odd one?
R, P
N, U
K, N
S, R
W, U
Solution:

Q5. Which of the following does match correctly?
P–Male–Mumbai
U–Female–Mumbai
K–Male–Delhi
W–Female–Mumbai
Both c and b
Solution:

Directions (6-10): Some statements are given followed by some conclusions. You have to consider the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the following conclusions follow from the given statements:

Q6. Statements: All cat are dog.
All dog are eyes.
Some dog are ear
Conclusions: – I. All ear being eyes is a possibility
II. No cat is ear
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusions I and II follow
Solution:

Q7. Statements: Some D is E.
No E is a F.
All F are G
Conclusions: I. Some G are definitely not E
II. Some F are not D
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusions I and II follow.
Solution:

Q8. Statements: Some A are B.
Some B are C.
Some C are not D
Conclusions: I. Some C are definitely not A
II. Some A are C.
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusions I and II follow
Solution:

Q9. Statements: Some B are not A.
Some B are C.
No C are D
Conclusions: I. All A being D is a possibility
II. All C being B is a possibility
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusions I and II follow
Solution:

Q10. Statements: – All G are H.
Some H are I.
All J are I
Conclusions: – I. Some H are J
II. At least some I are G
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusions I and II follow.
Solution:

Q11. Pointing to a Lady, Ram said, “She is the maternal aunt of my father’s only daughter” How is the daughter of Ram’s father is related to Ram?
Herself
Sister
Daughter
Either (a) or (b)
Father
Solution:

Q12. Meena faces west and walks 2 km to reach P, then turn left walks 5km. After this, she turns right and walks 5 km again. Now, she turns again towards right and walks 4km, then turn right and walks 5km. Now what is the shortest distance between Point P and Final position and in which direction she is with respect to P?
1km, North
2km, North east
1km, South
2km, South west
None of these
Solution:

Q13. Pointing towards a Man, Mohan said, “He is a father of daughter who is only child of my grandfather” How is Man related to Mohan?
Uncle
Brother
Maternal Grandfather
Can’t be determined
None of these
Solution:

Q14. If the expressions ‘M>N ≤ O < P’, ‘N >Y’ and ‘P

N < Q
M > Q
Y < M
O > Y
None of these

Q15. In a class, all students are seating on a bench and facing north, Meena is 14th from left and Sneha is 10th from right end. Then how many children are seating between Meena and Sneha?
4
7
5