Dear Aspirants,

Reasoning Questions for NABARD Assistant Manager 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 given questions.

Eight persons J, K, L, M, N, O, P and Q are sitting around a circular table. Four of them are facing towards the centre and four of them are facing away from the centre. Each of them like a different city viz. A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H but not necessarily in the same order. The one who likes D is not the immediate neighbour of O and faces away from the centre. J sits second to the left of L and likes neither H nor B. The one who likes H is an immediate neighbour of Q and O. K faces away from the centre and does not like D. N faces towards the centre and likes A. Both the immediate neighbours of N face away from the centre and likes either G or F. M faces away from the centre. Both the immediate neighbours of M face towards the centre. N sits third to the right of O, who likes E. L sits third to the left of O. The one who likes G sits opposite to O.

Q1. Who among the following likes C?
(a) Q
(b) J
(c) L
(d) M
(e) None of these

Q2. Which of the following group of persons are facing each other?
(a) M and Q
(b) Q and L
(c) N and J
(d) O and K
(e) None of these

Q3. Who among the following sits third to the right of L?
(a) J
(b) K
(c) L
(d) Q
(e) O

Q4. Who among the following sits sixth to the right of O?
(a) J
(b) K
(c) H
(d) G
(e) None of these

Q5. Which of the following group of persons are the immediate neighbors of N?
(a) M and O
(b) L and P
(c) P and K
(d) Q and K
(e) None of these

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

Directions (6–10): In each of the question, relationships between some elements are shown in the statements(s). These statements are followed by conclusions numbered I and II. Read the statements and give the answer.
(a) If only conclusion I follows.
(b) If only conclusion II follows.
(c) If either conclusion I or II follows.
(d) If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
(e) If both conclusions I and II follow.

Solutions (6-10):
S6. Ans.(a)
S7. Ans.(d)
S8. Ans.(d)
S9. Ans.(a)
S10. Ans.(d)

Directions (11-15): Some statements are given followed by some conclusions. You have to consider the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the following conclusions logically follow/follows from the given statements:

Q11.Statements:
All desert are sweet.
Some sweet are opera.
No opera are safari.
Conclusion:
(i) Some sweet are not safari
(ii) Some sweet being safari is a possibility
(iii) Some desert are not safari
(a) Only (i) follows
(b) Only (ii) and (iii) follow
(c) Only (i) and (ii) follow
(d) All follow
(e) None of these

Q12.Statements:
Some planet are mars.
Some mars are sun.
All sun are Android.
No sun is tablet.
Some tablets are mars.
Conclusion:
(i) Some mars are not tablets
(ii) Some mars are Androids
(iii) Some Androids are sun
(a) Only (i) follows
(b) Only (ii) and (iii) follow
(c) Only (i) and (ii) follow
(d) All follow
(e) None of these

Q13.Statements:
All cat are cow.
Some cow are not Duck.
No Duck is a Buck.
Some Bucks are cow.
No Buck is galaxy.
Conclusion:
(i) All cat are galaxy.
(ii) Some cow being Duck is a possibility.
(iii) All cat being Duck is a possibility.
(a) Only (i) follows
(b) Only (ii) and (iii) follow
(c) Only (i) and (ii) follow
(d) All follow
(e) None of these

Q14.Statements:
All wheat are rice.
All rice are fat.
All fat are sugar.
Some sugar is salt.
No fat is fast.
Some fast are sugar.
Conclusion:
(i) All salt being fast is a possibility
(ii) Some fat are salt.
(iii) Some fast being wheat is a possibility
(a) Only (i) follows
(b) Only (ii) and (iii) follow
(c) Only (i) and (iii) follow
(d) All follow
(e) None of these

Q15. Statements:
All Snake are Ant.
No Snake are Pig.
All Pig are Bull.
Some Bull are Ant.
No Ant are Bill.
Conclusion:
(i) Some Bull are Bill
(ii) Some Bull are not Pig
(iii) Some Bull are not Bill
(a) Only (i) follows
(b) Either (i) or (ii) and (iii) follow
(c) Either (i) or (iii) and (ii) follow
(d) All follow
(e) None of these