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Reasoning Questions for IBPS PO 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 like IBPS PO 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 information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Seven persons are born in different months of the same year starting from January and ending in July. They like either apple or mango. None of the persons liking apple are born in consecutive months. Two persons are born between A and D, who is born after A. A is not born in march. Three persons were born between E and B. G was born in one of the months before C. Not more than one person is born between A and E. F was born in June and likes apple. D is not born in may. D and A like same fruit but opposite to the one who was born in may.

Q1. Who was born in July?
(a) E
(b) F
(c) C
(d) B
(e) none of these

Q2. Which of the following fruit is liked by G?
(a) the one which E likes
(b) the one which F likes
(c) apple
(d) mango
(e) both a and d

Q3. In which of the following month is A born?
(a) January
(b) may
(c) February
(d) April
(e) none of these

Q4. Four of the five are alike in a certain way, who among the following does not belongs to that group?
(a) E
(b) F
(c) C
(d) B
(e) G

Q5. Which of the following is not correct regarding D?
(a) E is born before D
(b) F was born after D
(c) C is born immediately before D.
(d) B  does not like same fruit as D
(e) none of these

Solutions (1-5):

Two persons are born between A and D, who is born after A. A is not born in march. Not more than one person is born between A and E. Three persons were born between E and B. G was born in one of the months before C. F was in June and likes apple. D is not born in May.

None of the persons liking apple are born in consecutive months. D and A like same fruit but opposite to the one who was born in may. Case2 gets eliminated.

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

Direction (6-10): In the following questions, the symbols *, &, @ and \$ are used with the following meanings as illustrated below. Study the following information and answer the given questions:
Note: The directions which are given indicates exact directions.
A&B -  A is in the south direction of B.
A\$B -  A is in the north direction of B.
A@B - A is in the east direction of B.
A*B -  A is in the west direction of B.

Q6. If the expression “P & Q & S @ T @ R \$ U” is true, then in which of the following direction is T wrt P?
(a) South west
(b) South east
(c) North west
(d) North east
(e) none of these

Q7. If the expression “ A\$D\$B*E*F&G*H “is true, then in which of the following direction is H wrt A?
(a) South west
(b) South east
(c) North west
(d) CND
(e) none of these

Q8. If the expression T & M @ R \$ Q @S @ U is true, then in which of the following direction is Q wrt U?
(a) South west
(b) South east
(c) North west
(d) North east
(e) none of these

Q9. If the expression “O \$ M * S \$ Z * R \$ N” is true, then in which of the following direction is M wrt N?
(a) South west
(b) South east
(c) North west
(d) North east
(e) none of these

Q10. If the expression “B @ M, K & M, A \$ B,  C * A” is true, then in which of the following direction is M wrt A?
(a) South west
(b) South east
(c) North west
(d) North east
(e) none of these

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

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

A family of seven members X, Y, Z, L, M, N and O are sitting around a circular table and are facing towards the center. M,X and N belong to different generations. Z is parent of Y and married to X. Y has no sibling. M sits immediate right to her nephew O. L is brother of M. N sits 2nd left to his brother. Two persons sit between Y and L and one of them sits immediate left to Z. Two persons sit between O’s aunt and his grandfather. None of the female sits next to Y, who is parent of O. X does not sits next to her grandchildren.

Q11. Who among the following is a female?
(a) M
(b) N
(c) O
(d) Z
(e) none of these

Q12. How is N related to M?
(a) nephew
(b) niece
(c) aunt
(d) uncle
(e) none of these

Q13. How many persons sit between N and X, when counted from the right of X?
(a) Two
(b) One
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None of these

Q14. How is O related to Y?
(a) son
(b) daughter
(c) mother
(d) father
(e) none of these

Q15. Who sits 4th right to L’s wife?
(a) M
(b) N
(c) O
(d) Z
(e) none of these

Solutions (11-15):

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