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Reasoning Questions for IDBI Executive Exam 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 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 Night Reasoning Quiz based on the exact same pattern of questions that are being asked in the exams.

Directions (1-5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow:
Eight persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H were born on dates 3rd, 9th, 25th and 29th in the April and June month but not necessarily in the same order. Each one of them likes either a car or a flower. The persons who like cars were born on that day which is a perfect square and the car they likes are viz. Mazda, Kia, Dodge and Buick. The persons who were born on the day which denotes a prime numbers like flowers viz. Rose, Lily,Jasmine and Daisy.
The one who likes Mazda car was born on a day which is a perfect square in the month of April. No person was born between D and the one who likes Mazda. D doesn’t like cars. Three persons were born between D and the one who likes Jasmine. There is no person born between the one who likes Jasmine and Buick car. The number of people born after the one who likes Buick car is one less than the number of persons born before A. The one who likes Rose was born immediately before B. B do not like Jasmine. The number of people born before B is same as the number of persons born after G. Three persons were born between the one who likes Kia Car and H. H and the one who likes Lily was born in the June. C was born after the one who likes Buick car. E doesn’t like any car. F doesn’t like Rose.

Q1. Who among the following likes Kia car?
(a)B
(b)A
(c)G
(d)H
(e)C

Q2. Who was born on 25th April?
(a)D
(b)A
(c)G
(d)F
(e)E

Q3. Who among the following likes daisy flower ?
(a)D
(b)A
(c)G
(d)F
(e)E

Q4. How many people born after C ?
(a) One
(b) Two
( c) No one
(d)Three
(e ) Four

Q5. Who among the following likes Dodge car?
(a) H
(b)C
(c )G
(d) F
(e)D

Solution(1-5):

S1.Ans.(a)
Sol.

S2.Ans.(b)
Sol.

S3.Ans.(a)
Sol.

S4.Ans.(c)
Sol.

S5.Ans.(a)
Sol.

Directions (6-10): Each of the questions below consist of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer
(a) if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
(b) if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
(c) if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
(d) if the data in both statement I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
(e) if the data in both statement I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

Q6. How is N related to P?
I. N is sister of M, who is son of Q, whose wife is P.
II. M is brother of N and son of Q, whose wife is P.

Q7. How is S related to R?
I. R’s sister is the mother of N, who is daughter of S.
II. S is the brother of P.

Q8. Which code word stands for ‘bad’ in the coded sentence ‘sin eo bye’ which means ‘He is bad”?
I. In the same code language ‘eo mot det’ means ‘They are bad’.
II. In the same code language ‘sin mic bye’ means ‘He is honest’.

Q9. Point M is situated in which direction with respect to Point D?
I. Point K is to the south of Point P. Point P is west of Point M. Point R is south of Point K. Point D is east of Point R.
II. Point M is to the north of Point R, which is to the west of Point D.

Q10. Who among M, N, P, T and R is the oldest?
I. N and T are younger than only P.
II. M is older than only R and P.

Solution(6-10):

S6. Ans.(a)
Sol. From statement I- N is daughter of P.

S7. Ans.(e)
Sol. From both statement I and II- S is the brother in law of R.

S8. Ans.(c)
Sol. We can get the answer from either statements I or II-

S9. Ans.(b)
Sol. Point M is north-west of Point D.

S10. Ans.(a)
Sol. From statement I- P is oldest.

Directions (11-12): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. On the basis of the information given in the statement, you have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing.
(a) if only I follows.
(b) if only II follows.
(c) if either I or II follows.
(d) if neither I nor II follows.
(e) if both I and II follow.

Q11. Statement: School dropout rate is very high in the rural areas as children support their parents in income earning activities.
Course of action
I. Public awareness programme on primary education should be expanded immediately to educate parents.
II. Law on universal education and ban on child labour should be made rigorous.

Q12. Statement: One aspirant was killed due to stampede while participating in a recruitment drive of police constables.
Course of action
I. The officials in charge of the recruitment process should immediately be suspended.
II. A team of officials should be asked to find out the circumstances which led to the death of the aspirant and submit its report within a week.

Solution(11-12):

S11. Ans.(e)
Sol. Both course of action I and II follows. Awareness program is needed to change the mind set of parents. And law to ban child labour also needed.

S12. Ans.(b)
Sol. Only course of action II follows. Course of action I is extreme step. But the enquiry team should be set up to find the reason for death.

Directions (13-15): In each question, a set of six statements is given, followed by five answer choices. Each of the answer choices has a combination of three statements from the given set of six statements. You are required to identify the answer choice in which the statements are logically related.

Q13. Statements:
I. Sole light is blue.
II. All dog is cat.
III. All star is moon.
IV. No cat light.
V. Some light is dark.
VI. No moon is light.
(a) I ,II, VI
(b) I,III,IV
(c) I, II,IV
(d) III,II,VI
(e) None of these

Q14. Statements:
I. All canara is dena.
II. No dena is central.
III. Some gomti is prathma.
IV. All bihar is rajasthan.
V. No gujrat is dena.
VI.Some dena is aryavart.
(a) I,II, IV
(b) II,IV, VI
(c) I, III,V
(d) III ,II, VI
(e) None of these.

Q15. Statements:
I. No new is invention.
II. All science is worth.
III. Some invention is necessary.
IV. Some job is worth.
V. No worth is old.
VI. All job is necessary.
(a) I,II, IV
(b) I,III, VI
(c) I, III,V
(d) III ,II, VI
(e) None of these.

Solution(13-15):

S13. Ans.(c)
Sol.
S14. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S15. Ans.(b)
Sol.