Dear Aspirants,

Reasoning Questions for IDBI Executives 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 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 question given below:

Eight persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting in a straight line. All are facing same direction north, but not necessarily in same order. Each of them has a different age. G sits one of the extreme ends of the row. H is 30 years old. Only two persons sit between D and G. The person who sits third to the left of F is 24 years old. D is eight years younger than G. Only two persons sit between the person who is 36 years old and D. A is five years younger than the person sitting second to the left of him. Age of C is half the age of E. G is twice as old as A. Only one person sits between F and the person, who is 36 years old. More than one person sits between C and H. Neither C nor H is an immediate neighbour of G. Person, who is 24 years old sits immediate left of C. A is neither immediate neighbour of H nor C. F is 10 years older than A. Age of G is a multiple of 5. H does not sit at the any extreme end. C is more than 15 years old.

Q1. Who among the following person is the fourth oldest?
(a) D
(b) F
(c)  H
(d) A
(e) None of these

Q2. How many persons sits between C and E?
(a) Four
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Three
(e) None of these

Q3. What is the sum of the ages of the persons sitting at the ends?
(a) 60
(b) 54
(c) 75
(d) 42
(e) None of these

Q4. What is the difference between the ages of E and H?
(a) 17
(b) 33
(c) 19
(d) 13
(e) None of these

Q5. Who sits third to the right of C?
(a) E
(b) H
(c) D
(d) F
(e) None of these

Solutions (1-5):
S1. Ans. (b)
S2. Ans. (d)
S3. Ans. (c)
S4. Ans. (e)
S5. Ans. (b)

Directions (6-10): In each of the questions below are given three statements followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the Conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

Q6.  Statements:
All Bear are Goat.
Some Goat are Orange.
Some Tree are Orange.
Conclusions:
I. Some Tree are Goat.
II. Some Orange are Bear.
III. Some Bear are Tree.
(a) Only I follows
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only I and III follow
(d) Only III follows
(e) None follows

Q7. Statements:
Some Gate are Bat.
All Bat are Potato.
All Gate are Brush.
Conclusions:
I. Some Brush are Bat.
II. Some Potato are Gate.
III. Some Brush are Potato.
(a) All follow
(b) Only II and III follow
(c) Only I and III follow
(d) Only I and II follow
(e) None of these

Q8. Statements:
All Cap are Cup.
All Cup are Cub.
All Cube are Cub.
Conclusions
I. Some Cup are Cube.
II. Some Cub are Cap.
III. All Cap are Cub.
(a) Only I follows
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only III follows
(d) Only II and III follow
(e) None of these

Q9. Statements:
Some Bill are Pillow.
All Pillow are Cotton.
All Silk are Cotton.
Conclusions:
I. All Silk are Pillow.
II. Some Bill are Cotton.
III. Some Silk are Bill.
(a) Only I follows
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only III follows
(d) Only I and II follow
(e) None of these

Q10. Statements:
Some blood are bone.
All bone are red.
Some hair are bone.
Conclusions:
I. Some red are hair.
II. Some blood are red.
III. All red are bone.
(a) Only I and III follow
(b) Only II follows
(c) Only I and II follow
(d) Only III follows
(e) None of these

Directions (11-15): In these questions, the relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. The statements are followed by conclusions. Study the conclusions based on the given statements and select the appropriate answer:

Solutions (11-15):
S11. Ans. (c)
S12. Ans. (d)
S13. Ans. (a)
S14. Ans. (d)
S15. Ans. (c)