# Reasoning Quiz for SBI Clerk Prelims: 25th June 2018

**Dear**

**Aspirants**,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.

**Directions (1-5): Study the given information and answer the questions:**

Eight friends A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a square table in such a way that four of them sit at the four corners while four sit at the middle of each of four sides. The one who sit at the corners face the center and who sit at the middle of the sides face outwards but not necessarily in the same order. F sits third to left of C. C faces outward. H sits immediate right of A. F sits second to right of B. E sits on the immediate left of A. D is not immediate neighbor of H. Only two friends sit between F and A.

**Q1. Who among the following sits at corner of the table?**

(a) C

(b) D

(c) G

(d) B

(e) None of these

**Q2. Who among the following sits opposite to D?**

(a) G

(b) F

(c) C

(d) B

(e) A

**Q3. Who among the following sits immediate left of B?**

(a) A

(b) E

(c) C

(d) B

(e) None of these

**Q4. Who among the following sits 2nd to the left of G?**

(a) A

(b) H

(c) B

(d) E

(e) F

**Q5. Who among following sits diagonally opposite to H?**

(a) E

(b) B

(c) F

(d) A

(e) None of these

**Solutions (1-5):**

**Sol.**

**S1. Ans.(d)**

**S2. Ans.(e)**

**S3. Ans.(c)**

**S4. Ans.(a)**

**S5. Ans.(b)**

**Directions (6-10): In these questions, a relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. The statements are followed by two conclusions. Give answer**

(a) If only conclusion I is true.

(b) If only conclusion II is true.

(c) If either conclusion I or II is true.

(d) If neither conclusion I nor II is true.

(e) If both conclusions I and II are true.

**Directions (11-15): Following questions are based on the five three-digit given below.**

**519 328 746 495 837**

**Q11. If half of the lowest number is subtracted from the highest number, then what will be the value?**

(a) 573

(b) 673

(c) 213

(d) 314

(e) None of these

**Q12. If the positions of the first and the third digits in each of the numbers are interchanged, which of the following will be the second digit of the lowest number?**

(a) 1

(b) 2

(c) 4

(d) 9

(e) 3

**Q13. If in each number all digits are arranged in increasing order within the number then which number is highest number after rearrangement?**

(a) 837

(b) 495

(c) 519

(d) 746

(e) None of these

**Q14. If in each number all digits are arranged in increasing order within the number then which number is lowest number after rearrangement?**

(a) 495

(b) 837

(c) 519

(d) 746

(e) None of these

**Q15. If '1' is subtracted from the third digit of each number and '1' is added to the first digit of each number, which of the following will be the sum of the second and third digits of the second lowest number?**

(a) 13

(b) 9

(c) 8

(d) 6

(e) None of these

**Solutions (11-15):**

**S11. Ans.(b)**

**Sol.**Lowest number is 328, its half is 164

Highest
number is 837

837-164=673

**S12. Ans.(d)**

**Sol.**915 823 647 594 738

**S13. Ans.(d)**

**Sol.**159 238 467 459 378

**S14. Ans.(c)**

**Sol.**159 238 467 459 378

**S15. Ans.(a)**

**Sol**. 618 427 845 594 936