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Reasoning Questions for IBPS SO Prelims 2017

The 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 about what to attempt and what to leave. And for same we are providing you questions of Reasoning Question and Answers. Solve these to Practice latest pattern reasoning question for bank exams.

Direction (1–5): Study the following information carefully to answer the given question.

Ten persons are sitting in two parallel rows containing five persons each. In row 1, Aniket, Rohan, Trilok, Aman and Abhay are sitting and all of them are facing south. In row 2, Vinod, Sonu, Ajay, Ajeet and Sujeet are sitting and all of them are facing north. In the given seating arrangement, each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row. Moreover, each of them likes different colours-Pink, White, Red, Blue, Green, Yellow, Grey, Purple, Orange and Violet but not necessarily in the same order.

There are only two persons sitting between the person liking Pink colour, who sits at an extreme end and Abhay. Vinod, who sits in the middle of the row, is not an immediate neighbour of Sonu, who does not like Violet colour. Sujeet sits at an extreme end. Abhay, who likes Green colour, sits on the immediate right of the person who likes White colour and faces the immediate neighhour of Sonu. Rohan is not sitting at the extreme left end. Vinod does not like Orange colour. There is only one person sitting  between Trilok and Aman, who likes Pink colour. Ajeet, who likes Yellow colour, is an immediate neighbour of the person who likes Violet colour and does not face the person who likes Red colour. Ajay, who likes Blue colour, is an immediate neighbour of the person who likes Orange colour, who in turn faces the immediate neighbour of the person who likes Green colour. There are two persons between the person who likes Grey colour and the person who likes Red colour. Rohan does not like Grey colour. Sujeet does not like Purple colour.

Q1. Aniket likes which of the following colour?
(a) Purple (b) Grey (c) Red
(d) None of these (e) Can't be determined

Q2. Who likes Purple colour?
(a)  Ajay (b) Rohan (c) Sujeet
(d) Vinod (e) Can't be determined

Q3. ‘Pink’ is related to 'Grey' in a certain way, based on their seating positions. Then purple is related to whom, following the same seating positions?
(a)  Purple (b) Orange (c) White
(d) Yellow (e) Blue

Q4. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their seating positions and so form a group. Which of the following is different from the group?
(a) Green
(b) Grey
(c) Violet
(d) Blue
(e) Yellow

Q5. Which of the following statement(s) is/are definitely false?
(a) Rohan likes Red colour.
(b) There are two persons sitting between the person who likes Yellow colour and the person who   likes Orange colour.
(c) The person who likes White colour faces the person who likes Purple colour.
(d) The person who likes Orange colour sits opposite the person who likes Pink colour.
(e) All are true.

S1.Ans.(b)
S2.Ans.(d)
S3.Ans.(d)
S4.Ans.(c)
S5.Ans.(d)

Directions(6-10):Study the following information to answer the given questions

In a certain code
'fight kick up wrestle' is written as 'lp pk ks st',
' shin kick up knee' is written as 'ir ks fu lp'.
'wrestle elbow shin jab' is written as 'gt ir gb pk'
'up armbar elbow choke' is written as 'gt xz lo ks'

Q6. What is the code for 'armbar'?
(a) gt
(b) xz
(c) lo
(d) ks
(e) Cannot be determined

Q7. Which of the following may represent 'knee is kick'?
(a) fu lp st
(b) fu py lo
(c) re lp gt
(d) fu xz re
(e) lp re fu

Q8. ‘pk’ is the code for
(a) up
(b) wrestle
(c) kick
(d) elbow
(e) Cannot be determined

Q9. What is the code for' fight'?
(a) lp
(b) pk
(c) st
(d) ks
(e) Cannot be determined

Q10. Which of the following represents 'elbow shin kick'?
(a) ir gt lp
(b)ni gt st
(c) ir gt lo
(d) pk ir gt
(e) gt pk lp

S6.Ans.(e)
S7.Ans.(e)
S8.Ans.(b)
S9.Ans.(c)
S10.Ans.(a)

Directions (11-15):  Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Seven members I, J, K, L, M, N and O are going to different cities for attending a marriage ceremony viz. Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Delhi and Mumbai but not necessarily in the same order. Also they are going to different cities by different mode of transportation viz. Car, Train, Bike, Flight, Ship, Bus and Truck but not necessarily in the same order. Each one has a different mother tongue Tamil, Kannada, Telgu, Hindi, Marathi, Punjabi and Bangla but not necessarily in the same order. K is going to Bangalore and his mother tongue is not Tamil or Marathi and he does not use Car or Ship for going to Bangalore. L’s mother tongue is Punjabi and he is going to Ahmedabad by Flight. M and N are not going to Chennai and none of them has Marathi mother tongue and M uses neither car nor Train as mode of transportation. J is going to Hyderabad by Truck and his mother tongue is Telgu. The one who is going to Delhi has Bangla mother tongue and does not use Car. O is going to Mumbai and his mother tongue is Hindi and he does not use Train as transportation. M is not going to Kolkata and N is going by Ship. Bus and Bike are being used by M and I as a mode of transportation.

Q11. What is K’s mother tongue?
(a) Telgu
(b) Hindi
(c) Bangla
(e) None of these

Q12. Who is going to Chennai?
(a) I
(b) M
(c) N
(d) M or N
(e) None of these

Q13. Which of the following combination is correct?
(b) Tamil- N – Kolkata - Ship
(c) Marathi- J – Chennai- Train
(d) Punjabi- L - Delhi - Bike
(e) None of these

Q14. Which of the following member uses Bus as a mode of transportation?
(a) I
(b) N
(c) M
(d) L
(e) Can’t be determined

Q15. What is the mother tongue of the person who visited to Delhi?
(a) Telugu
(b) Tamil
(c) Punjabi
(d) Hindi
(e) Bangla

S11.Ans.(d)
S12.Ans.(a)
S13.Ans.(b)
S14.Ans.(e)
S15.Ans.(e)

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