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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): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are eight persons who has completed their graduation from different Universities viz. Oxford, Stanford, Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, Toronto, Cornell and Princeton, but not necessarily in the same order. All of them are seated around a circular table and facing towards the center.

Q1.How many people sits between E and the one who has completed his graduation from Toronto when counted in clockwise direction from E?
(a) None
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Four
(e)Five

Q2.Who among following is graduated from Oxford?
(a) A
(b) F
(c) G
(d)E
(e)B

Q3.Who sits third to right of one who has completed his graduation from Cambridge?
(a) D
(b) H
(c) G
(d)B
(e)C

Q4.Which of the following is true with respect to the given seating arrangement?
(a) C has completed his graduation from Princeton
(b) G is an immediate neighbour of F.
(c) A sits second to right of H.
(d) Four people sit between G and B.
(e)A sits second to the left of D.

Q5.What is the position of the one who is from of Cornell with respect to C?
(a) Immediate left
(b) Second to the left
(c) Third to the right
(d) Second to the right
(e)Third to the left

Solution(1-5):

S1. Ans.(c)
Sol.

S2. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S3. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S4. Ans.(c)
Sol.

S5. Ans.(d)
Sol.

Directions (6-10): Study the given information and answer the questions:
When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and its rearrangement.
Input: poor 21 shun 55 out 43 bore 28 laugh 37 of 62
Step I: out 62 poor 21 shun 55 43 bore 28 laugh 37 of
Step II: poor 55 out 62 21 shun 43 bore 28 laugh 37 of
Step III: shun 43 poor 55 out 62 21 bore 28 laugh 37 of
Step IV: laugh 37 shun 43 poor 55 out 62 21 bore 28 of
Step V: of 28 laugh 37 shun 43 poor 55 out 62 21 bore
Step VI: bore 21 of 28 laugh 37 shun 43 poor 55 out 62
Step VI is the last step of the above arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained.
As per the rule followed in the given steps find out the appropriate steps for the given input.
Input: final 26 after 18 the 46 launch 91 and 41 minutes 53

Q6. In which step the elements ’18 the launch’ found in the same order?
(a) Step I
(b) Step IV
(c) Step V
(d) Step III
(e) Step VI

Q7. Which of the following number is fourth from left end in Step V?
(a) 26
(b) 41
(c) 46
(d) 91
(e) None of these

Q8. In step IV, ‘launch’ is related to ‘final’ and ‘41’ is related to ‘46’. In the same way ‘final’ is related to?
(a) after
(b) 53
(c) 91
(d) 18
(e) None of these

Q9. Which element is exactly between ‘26’ and ‘41’ in Step VI?
(a) minutes
(b) the
(c) 18
(d) and
(e) None of these

Q10. Which of the following is the second step of the arrangement based on the given input?
(a) after 91 minutes 53 final 26 18 the 46 launch and 41
(b) after 53 minutes 91 final 26 18 the 46 launch and 41
(c) after 53 minutes 91 final 18 26 the 46 launch and 41
(d) after 53 minutes 91 final 41 18 the 46 launch and 26
(e) None of these

Solution(6-10):
Students let us understand the Logic behind this Question and let’s understand how to solve it. When we see the each step, then we can find that there is both number and words are arranged in each step.
a) For words arrangement- Words are arranged according to last letter of each word in reverse alphabetical order from left to right.
b) For numbers arrangement- Numbers are arranged in descending order from left to right.

Input:  final  26 after 18 the 46 launch 91 and 41 minutes 53
Step I:  minutes 91 final 26 after 18 the 46 launch and 41 53
Step II:  after 53 minutes 91 final 26 18 the 46 launch and 41
Step III: final 46 after 53 minutes 91 26 18 the launch and 41
Step IV: launch 41 final 46 after 53 minutes 91 26 18 the and
Step V:  the 26 launch 41 final 46 after 53 minutes 91 18 and
Step VI:  and 18 the 26 launch 41 final 46 after 53 minutes 91

S6. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S7. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S8. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S9. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S10. Ans.(b)
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 T is in which direction with respect to point Y?
I. Point A is in west of point Y. Point Y is in north of point B. Point B is in north-east of point T.
II. Point A is in northwest of point B. Point B is north east of point T. Point Y is west of point A.

Q12. How is M related to L?
I. K is daughter of L, and N is daughter of M.
II. K is mother of N, who is sister of O.

Q13. In which month of the year did Rohan go abroad for a vacation?
I. Rohan correctly remembers that he went for a vacation in the first half of the year.
II. Rohan’s sister correctly remembers that Rohan went for a vacation after 31st March but before 1st May.

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

Q15. Among S, K, G, R, A and M, who is on the immediate left of G, if all of them are sitting on a straight line and all of them are facing north direction.
I. G sits adjacent to S and A, who is on the extreme right.
II. G is third to the right of M and second to the left of R who third to right of S.

Solution(11-15):

S11. Ans.(a)
Sol. From statement I- T is in south-west direction from Y.

S12. Ans.(e)
Sol. From both statement- M is son in law of L.

S13. Ans.(b)
Sol. From 1- We can not decide.
From 2- April.

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

S15. Ans.(c)
Sol. S is on the immediate left of G.
From statement I-

From statement II-