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Reasoning Questions for Syndicate Bank PO Exam

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 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.

Directions (1-5): Study the set of numbers given below and answer the questions which follow.

427 581 839 275 589

Q1. If in each number, the first and the second digits are interchanged then which will be the second lowest number?
(a) 427
(b) 581
(c) 839
(d) 275
(e) 589

Q2. If in each number, first and the last digits are interchanged then which of the following will be the third highest number?
(a) 427
(b) 581
(c) 839
(d) 275
(e) 589

Q3. If in each number, the second and the third digits are interchanged then which will be the second highest number?
(a) 427
(b) 581
(c) 839
(d) 275
(e) 589

Q4. If two is subtracted from the first digit of each of the numbers and then the first and the third digits are interchanged, which of the following will be the lowest?
(a) 427
(b) 581
(c) 839
(d) 275
(e) 589

Q5. If in each number, all the three digits are arranged in ascending order, which of the following will be the third lowest number?
(a) 427
(b) 581
(c) 839
(d) 275
(e) 589

Solution(1-5):

S1. Ans.(c)
Sol.   427  581       839   275     589
247           851      389     725      859

S2. Ans.(a)
Sol.   427           581      839   275       589
724           185      938       572      985

S3. Ans.(e)
Sol.  427             581    839   275      589
472             518     893      257      598

S4. Ans.(b)
Sol.  427           581      839   275       589
227            381      639      075       389
722            183      936       570     983

S5. Ans.(d)
Sol.  427           581      839 275      589
247            158      389     257       589

Directions (6-10):Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.
Twelve persons are sitting in two parallel rows containing six persons in each row. In row 1, P, Q R, S, T and U are sitting and all of them are facing north. In row 2, A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting and all of them are facing south. In the given seating arrangement, each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row but not necessarily in the same order.No two successive friends are sitting together according to alphabetical order. For Example: A does not sit with B; similarly B does not sit with C and so on. Each of them also likes different colours like red, blue, white, pink, yellow, cream, purple, green, brown, grey, violet and orange but not necessarily in the same order.
A sits third to left of E and none of them sits on the extreme end of the line. Immediate neighbor of A faces the person who likes orange colour. There is one person sits between the one who likes orange colour and U. Immediate neighbor of E faces T. Immediate neighbor of B faces S. Immediate neighbor of R faces the one who likes pink colour. There are two persons sit between the one who like pink and brown colour. D sits not adjacent to B. One of the immediate neighbor of A likes violet colour. There are two persons sit between the one who like violet and the one who likes green colour. The immediate neighbor of one who likes green colour faces the one who likes grey colour. The one who likes purple sits third to right of one who likes cream colour. A does not like purple colour. The one who likes yellow sits on the immediate right of one who likes green colour. The immediate neighbor of one who likes yellow does not like white colour. A does not like white colour. The one who likes white colour faces the person who likes blue colour.

Q6. Who among following sits third to right of B?
(a) A
(b) E
(c) No one
(d) D
(e) C

Q7. Who among following likes red colour?
(a) P
(b) Q
(c) R
(d) S
(e) T

Q8. Who among following sits second to right of D?
(a) A
(b) E
(c) C
(d) B
(e) F

Q9. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence they form a group. Which one of the following does not belong to that group?
(a) F
(b) U
(c) D
(d) T
(e) C

Q10. Who among following faces F?
(a) T
(b) R
(c) S
(d) Q
(e) P

Solution (6-10):

S6. Ans. (c)
Sol.

S7. Ans. (e)
Sol.

S8. Ans. (e)
Sol.

S9. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S10. Ans.(c)
Sol.

Directions (11-15): Study the information and answer the following questions:
In a certain code language

"despite the sentiment with" is coded as “ 2*F   7%L   1%R  5%F”

"electronic media and others" is coded as “4*H  1%L   3%Q   8*Q”

"should taken next level" is coded as “3%U   2*B   3%U   4*N”

Q11. What is the code for ‘engagement'?
(a) 18*L
(b) 8%L
(c) 8*X
(d) 8*L
(e) None of these.

Q12. What is the code for ‘intention'?
(a) 7*K
(b) 7%J
(c) 8%K
(d) 7%K
(e) None of these.

Q13. What is the code for ‘science'?
(a) 5*W
(b) 5%X
(c) 5%W
(d) 15%W
(e) None of these.

Q14. What is the code for ‘militant'?
(a) 16*L
(b) 6%L
(c) 6*L
(d) 6*M
(e) None of these.

Q15. What is the code for ‘divide'?
(a) 14*C
(b) 4*B
(c) 4*C
(d) 4%C
(e) None of these.

Solution (11-15):
These are the latest pattern of coding-decoding questions. In these questions we are applying following concept:-

S11. Ans. (d)
Sol.

S12. Ans. (d)
Sol.

S13. Ans. (c)
Sol.

S14. Ans. (c)
Sol.

S15. Ans. (e)
Sol.