Dear Readers,

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 night class Reasoning Question for RRB PO Exam 2017.

Directions (1-5): Study the information and answer the following questions:
In a certain code language
"that tenure start spoiled" is coded as “ J*F  R%B  U%S   F*S”
"Corruption charges must problem" is coded as “H*F   E%T   K%P   R*F”
"however find nothing except" is coded as “K*F   Q%O   K*O   B%Q”

Q1. What is the code for ‘commitment'?
(a) K%O
(b) K%P
(c) L%O
(d) K@O
(e) None of these.

Q2. What is the code for ‘towards'?
(a) K*E
(b) K%E
(c) L*E
(d) K*F
(e) None of these.

Q3. What is the code for ‘development'?
(a) U*O
(b) U*P
(c) V*O
(d) U%O
(e) None of these.

Q4. What is the code for ‘opposition'?
(a) J*P
(b) J%Q
(c) K%P
(d) J%P
(e) None of these.

Q5. What is the code for ‘impossible'?
(a) M*M
(b) M%N
(c) N%M
(d) M%M
(e) None of these.

Solution (1-5):
These are the latest pattern of coding-decoding questions. In these questions we are applying following concept:-
S1. Ans. (a)
Sol.

S2. Ans. (a)
Sol.

S3. Ans. (a)
Sol.

S4. Ans. (d)
Sol.

S5. Ans. (d)
Sol.

Directions (6-10): Study the information and answer the given questions:
Eight persons A, B, C, D E, F, G and H sit on the line and all of them face north direction but not necessarily in same order. All of them stay in different floors viz. 16th, 19th, 21st, 37th, 49th, 51st, 53rd and 59th of a multi-storey building but not necessarily in same order.
A sits third to right of one who lives on 37th floor. There is only one person sits between the one who lives on 37th and 59th floor. H sits fourth to right of one who lives on 59th floor. There is only one person sits between H and one who lives on 53rd floor. B sits second to right of G. Neither B nor G is an immediate neighbor of A or H. C sits second to right of D. D sits second to left of one who lives on 51st floor. More than four persons sit between D and F. The one who lives on 16th floor sits immediate left of one who lives on 19th floor. A lives neither 16th nor 19th floor. The one who lives on 21st floor does not sit any of the extreme end of the line.

Q6. E lives on which floor?
(a) 37
(b) 16
(c) 21
(d) 19
(e) 53

Q7. How many persons sit between D and E?
(a) two
(b) One
(c) three
(d) four
(e) None of these

Q8. F lives on which floor?
(a) 37
(b) 16
(c) 21
(d) 19
(e) 53

Q9. Who among following sits immediate left of the person one who lives on 37th floor?
(a) A
(b) F
(c) D
(d) B
(e) C

Q10. Who among following sits third to right of C?
(a) H
(b) A
(c) F
(d) G
(e) E

Solution (6-10):

S6. Ans. (b)
Sol.

S7. Ans. (c)
Sol.

S8. Ans. (e)
Sol.

S9. Ans. (e)
Sol.

S10. Ans. (a)
Sol.

Directions (11-15): Each of the questions below consists 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 given 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 given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
(e) if the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

Q11. Point A is in which direction with respect to Office B?
I. A is to the east of C, which is to the north of B.
II. D is to the east of B and to the south-east of A.

S11. Ans.(a)
Sol. From 1- A is northeast of B.

Q12. How is M related to O?
I. K is daughter of A, and B is daughter of M.
II. K is mother of B who is sister of O.
S12. Ans.(e)
Sol. From both statement I and II-

Q13. Five friends P, Q, R, S and T sit on the row facing towards north direction. What is the position R with respect to Q?
I. Q is in the middle from either side and S is at the extreme end of the row.
II. P sits adjacent to both Q and T. P does not sit left of the Q.

S13. Ans.(e)
Sol. From both statement I and II-
R sits immediate left of Q.

Q14. What is the code for ‘too’ in a certain code language?
I. In that code language ‘ram is reading too fast’ is written as ‘po he ch to ma’.
II. In that code language ‘he is reading very fast’ is written as ‘ha ni he ma po’.

S14. Ans.(d)
Sol. If the data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.

Q15. Among six friends S, Y, G, X, A and M. who is on the immediate right of S if all of them facing towards the south direction?
I. G is sitting between S and A, who is on the extreme left.
II. G is third to the left of M and second to the right of X.

S15. Ans.(d)
Sol.  The data which is given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.