Reasoning is a game of wits and presence of mind! Yes, it is true and it might seem as the greatest of the challenge after English Section’s surprises but yet this one can easily be dealt with. You just need correct practice and hardwire your brain to quickly make decisions of what to attempt and what to leave. Practice with these new pattern reasoning question for RBI Grade-B Phase-1 Exam.

Directions (1-5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
There are nine floors building in the area in which nine people are living on different floor separately. The ground floor is numbered 1 and so on. Nine persons are A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, and I. They also like different colours like Red, Blue, Black, White, Yellow, Violet, Pink, Orange and Brown but not necessarily in the same order.
I lives on the even number floor but not on the eight floor. There is gap of two floor between the I and the person who likes Orange colour. There is gap of two floor between the person who like Orange and Blue colour. The person who likes Orange colour lives on top floor. The person who likes Red colour lives on the odd number floor. E likes Red colour and he does not live immediately above or immediately below the floor on which I lives. There are gap of two floors between the floor on which E and D live. D likes Yellow colour. A likes violet colour and he lives on the even number floor. There are gap of two floors between A and the person who likes White colour. There is gap of one floor between the person who likes White and Brown colour. B likes brown colour and lives one of the floor above on which the person who likes White colour lives. C likes Black colour and lives on even number of floor but not on the second floor. F does not like Pink and Orange colour. G does not like Orange colour.

Q1. Who lives on floor number 3?
(a) E
(b) A
(c) G
(d) D
(e) F
Q2.Which of the following is correct?
(a) C-Black-9th floor
(b) I-Blue-7th floor
(c) E-Red-2nd floor
(d) G-Pink-3rd floor
(e) G-Orange-9th floor

Q3.F is related to Brown and A is related to Yellow, in the same way I is related to?
(a) White
(b) Orange
(c) Black
(d) Red
(e) None of these

Q4.How many floors are between the floor on which I and E live?
(a) one
(b) two
(c) three
(d) more than three
(e) None of these

Q5.How many floor below on which D lives?
(a) One
(b) two
(c) more than three
(d) three
(e) None of these

Solution (1-5):

S1. Ans.(c)
Sol.

S2. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S3. Ans.(c)
Sol.

S4. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S5. Ans.(d)
Sol.

Directions (6-10): Study the following information to answer the given questions.
In a certain code language,
‘we have best content’ is written as ‘49#F 16@F 16@U 4@U’
‘fight for my country’ is written as ‘49#A 4@A 9#H 25#F ’
‘ based on the same’ is written as ‘16@U 9#U 4@L 25#V ’
‘case against his boy’ is written as ‘9#A 9#G 49#F 16@U ’

Q6.What is the code for ‘registered’ in the given code language?
(a) 81@V
(b) 121@V
(c) 100@V
(d) 100#V
(e) None of these

Q7. What is the code for ‘pertains’ in the given code language?
(a) 64@H
(b) 64#G
(c)49@G
(d) 64@G
(e) None of these

Q8. What is the code for ‘tallest’ in the given code language?
(a) 25#F
(b) 49@F
(c) 49#F
(d) 36#F
(e) None of these

Q9. What is the code for ‘manhandle’ in the given code language?
(a) 100#U
(b) 81#V
(c) 81@U
(d) 81#U
(e) None of these

Q10. What is the code for ‘based’ in the given code language?
(a) 25#V
(b) 25@V
(c) 49#V
(d) 25#U
(e) None of these

Solution (6-10):
This coding decoding question is based on the latest pattern, in this question following logic is applied to For example:

S6. Ans.(c)
Sol. 100@V

S7. Ans.(d)
Sol. 64@G

S8. Ans.(c)
Sol. 49#F

S9. Ans.(d)
Sol. 81#U

S10. Ans.(a)
Sol. 25#V

Q11. Going 50km to the South from her house, Poonam turns left and goes another 20km. Then, turning to the North, she goes 30km and then starts walking to her house. In which direction is she walking now?
(a) North-west
(b) North
(c) South-west
(d) East
(e) None of these

S11. Ans.(a)
Sol.

Q12. Danish walked 40km towards North, and then he took a left turn and walked 20km. He again took a left turn and walked 40km. How far and in which direction is he from the starting point?
(a) 20m west
(b) 20km North
(c) 20km South
(d) 100km South
(e) 20km west

S12. Ans.(e)
Sol. 20km west
If A + B means A is the father of B.
If A × B means A is the sister of B.
If A \$ B means A is the wife of B.
If A % B means A is the mother of B.
If A ÷ B means A is the son of B.

Q13. What should come in place of question mark to establish that J is brother of T in the expression?
J ÷ P % H ? T % L
(a) ×
(b) ÷
(c) \$
(d) Either ÷ or ×
(e) Either + or ÷

Q14. Which of the given expressions indicates that P is daughter of Q?
(a) L % R \$ Q + T × P
(b) L + R \$ Q + P × T
(c) L % R % Q + T ÷ P
(d) Q + L \$ R + P × T
(e) None of these

Q15. Which of the following options is true if the expression ‘I + M % J × L ÷ K’ is definitely true?
(a) L is daughter of M
(b) K is son of I
(c) I is grandmother of L
(d) M is father of J
(e) None of these

S13. Ans.(a)
Sol.
We put ‘×’ in place of question mark (?). Then we have
Option (a)

Hence, J is brother of T.

S14. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S15. Ans.(e)
Sol.