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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. 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.

Q1. P remembers that the birthday of his brother comes after July and before December. His sister remembers that the birthday of his brother falls after June but before October. In which of the following month the birthday of brother of P comes?

(a) August
(b) September
(c) June
(d) July
(e) Either (a) or (b)

S1. Ans.(e)
Sol.

Directions (2-6): Study the following information to answer the given questions.

Seven people P, Q, R, S, T, U and V stay in a building that has seven floors. Only one person stays on one floor. The ground floor is numbered 1, the floor above it, number 2 and so on and the top most floor is numbered 7. V stays in the first floor. T stays in an odd numbered floor. Q stays in a floor immediately below T’s floor. There are two floors between the floors on which T stays and the floor in which P stays. R stays in a floor immediately above S’s floor. S stays below the floor in which T stays.

Q2. Who among the following stays in the topmost floor?
(a) P
(b) T
(c) R
(d) S
(e) None of these

Q3. Who among the following stays in the fourth floor?
(a) Q
(b) U
(c) S
(d) R
(e) None of these

Q4. Who among the following stays on the floor which is exactly between the floor in which P stays and the floor in which Q stays?
(a) U
(b) R
(c) T
(d) S
(e) None of these

Q5. Which of the following is not true as per the information provided?
(a) Q stays in the floor which is immediately above the floor in which U stays.
(b) S stays in the floor which is immediately below the floor in which R stays.
(c) U stays in the fifth floor.
(d) R stays in the third floor.
(e) All are true

Q6. How many floors are there between the floors on which V stays and the floor on which S
stays?
(a) Three
(b) None
(c) More than three
(d) One
(e) Two

S2. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S3. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S4. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S5. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S6. Ans.(b)
Sol.

Directions (7-11): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements labeled 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 your answer accordingly:
(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 in either statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
(d) If the data in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
(e) If the data in both the statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question

Q7. How many students in class X of the school do not come to school?
I.  No girl is  absent in the class.
II. In class X, there are only 30 boys.

Q8. How old is  Rajesh?
I. Rajesh is  five  year  younger to  his sister, whose age  is  20 year less than Rajesh’s mother  age.
II. Rajesh’s father age is 50 year and he  is 5 year  older to  Rajesh’s  mother.

Q9.  A’s ranks is 10th from starting in the class. How many students are there in the class?
I. His class-friend got 40th rank which is the last.
II. A’s rank from the last (other end) is 31st.

Q10. Among A, B, C, D and E who has got the highest marks ?
I. A has got 1 marks less than B and has got more marks than E.
II. C and D have got greater marks than A.

Q11. How is A related to B?
I. C is daughter of A and also mother of D.
II. B is brother of C. E is the wife of D.

Solutions (7-11)

S7.(d)
Sol. From both the statements we do not know how many students come to class. And number of absentees is also not known. Hence, the question can’t be answered.

S8. (e)
Sol.

S9. (c)
Sol.

S10. (d)
Sol.

S11. (d)
Sol.

Directions (12–13): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions which follow

From point A, a person starts to walk in south direction and covers a distance of 10 meters then he takes a left turn and covers a distance of 16 meters and reaches at point B. From point H, another person starts to walk in north direction and covers a distance of 5 meters then after he takes a right turn and covers a distance of 4 meters and finally takes a left turn and covers a distance of 5 meters and reaches at point B.

Q12. Point H is in which direction from Point A?
(a) East
(b) South
(c) North
(d) South-east
(e) South-west

Q13. Point H is in which direction with respect to Point B?
(a) North-West
(b) North
(c) South-East
(d) South
(e) South- West

S12. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S13. Ans.(e)
Sol.

Q14. A, B, C, D, E & F are sitting in a queue facing South. A is adjacent of B and D. E is adjacent of C and F. D is neighbour of C. Who among the following sit at the extreme left end?
(a) F
(b) B
(c) C
(d) CND
(e) None of these

S14. Ans.(d)
Sol.

Q15. In an exam A, B, C, D and E scored different marks. A scored less than only E and C scored more than only B. Who got the third rank?
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
(e) E

S15. Ans.(d)
Sol. E > A > D > C > B

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