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Reasoning Questions for IBPS RRB 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 RRB 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 study plan and the exact same pattern of questions that are being asked in the exams.

Directions (1-5): Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

Q1. Statements:
Some Ribbon are Bat.
Some Bat are Stick.
All Stick are Ball.
No Ball is Stump.
Conclusions:
I. No Stump is Stick.
II. Some Bat are Ball.
III. Some Stump are Ribbon.
IV. No Stump is Ribbon.
(a) Only I and II follow
(b) Only either III or IV follows
(c) Only I and either III or IV follow
(d) Only I, II and either III or IV follow
(e) None of these

Q2. Statements:
All Ribbon are Ball.
Some Ball are Disk.
Some Disk are yellow.
No yellow is Bat.
Conclusions:
I. No Bat is Disk.
II. Some Disk are Ribbon.
III. Some Bat are Ribbon.
IV. Some Bat are Disk.
(a) None follows
(b) Only either I or IV follows
(c) Only I follows
(d) Only III & IV follow
(e) All follow

Q3. Statements:
Some Bat are Stump.
Some Stump are Stick.
All Stick are Ribbon.
All Ribbon are Disk.
Conclusions:
I. Some Ribbon are Stump.
II. Some Disk are Stump.
III. Some Disk are Stick.
IV. Some Ribbon are Bat.
(a) Only I & II follow
(b) Only II & III follow
(c) Only I, II and III follow
(d) All follow
(e) None of these

Q4. Statements:
All green are Disk.
Some Disk are Stump.
Some Stump are Bat.
All Bat are Ball.
Conclusions:
I. Some Stump are Ball.
II. Some Bat are Disk.
III. Some Disk are green.
IV. No green is Ball.
(a) None follows
(b) Only I and III follows
(c) Only III follows
(d) Only either I or II follows
(e) None of these

Q5. Statements:
Some Bat are Ball.
All Ball are Ribbon.
All Ribbon are Disk.
Some Disk are yellow.
Conclusions:
I. Some yellow are Ribbon.
II. Some yellow are Ball.
III. All Ribbon are Ball.
IV. Some yellow are Bat.
(a) None follows
(b) Only I follows
(c) Only II follows
(d) Only II & III follow
(e) None of these

Directions (6-10): Study the following information and answer the questions.
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and arrangement.
Input: position bring 32 47 19 offsource favourite 25
Step I: 19 position bring 32 47 offsource favourite 25
Step II: 19 position 25 bring 32 47 offsource favourite
Step III: 19 position 25 offsource bring 32 47 favourite
Step IV: 19 position 25 offsource 32 bring 47 favourite
Step V: 19 position 25 offsource 32 favourite bring 47
Step VI: 19 position 25 offsource 32 favourite 47 bring
As per rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions, the appropriate step for the given input.

Input: 82 42 bench lower 13 upper floor 37

Q6. Which of the following will be step III?
(a) 13 upper 37 82 42 bench lower floor
(b) 13 upper 37 lower 82 42 bench floor
(c) 13 82 42 bench lower upper floor
(d) 13 upper 82 42 bench lower floor 37
(e) None of the above

Q7. Which of the following step will be the last but one?
(a) I
(b) VI
(c) VII
(d) V
(e) None of these

Q8. Which step give following output-
“13 upper 37 lower 42 82 bench floor”
(a) Step IV
(b) Step V
(c) Step II
(d) Step I
(e) None of these

Q9. Which element would be at the fifth position from right end in step IV?
(a) 42
(b) bench
(c) 37
(d) lower
(e) None of these

Q10. How many elements are between ‘37’ and ‘bench’ in step VI of the given input?
(a) Six
(b) Three
(c) Two
(d) Four
(e) None of these

Solutions (6-10):
In this input output question, the machine rearranges one number and one word in each alternative step from left to right.
First, it rearranges numbers in ascending order, then.
Words are arranged in reverse alphabetical order according to the first letter.

Input: 82 42 bench lower 13 upper floor 37

Step I: 13 82 42 bench lower upper floor 37
Step II: 13 upper 82 42 bench lower floor 37
Step III: 13 upper 37 82 42 bench lower floor
Step IV: 13 upper 37 lower 82 42 bench floor
Step V: 13 upper 37 lower 42 82 bench floor
Step VI: 13 upper 37 lower 42 floor 82 bench

S6. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S7. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S8. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S9. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S10. Ans.(d)
Sol.

Directions (11-15): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
In a certain code language,

‘Snowfall helloworld sports fast’ is coded as ‘yi pq mn as’
‘Ever no helloworld sports’ is coded as ‘mn bn st pq ‘
‘Ever word sports fast’ is coded as ‘cd as mn bn’

Q11. Which of the following is the code for ‘no’?
(a) st
(b) bn
(c) pq
(d) mn
(e) None of these

Q12. Which of the following word is coded as ‘bn’?
(a) word
(b) fast
(c) no
(d) ever
(e) None of these

Q13. What may be the code of ‘word orange’?
(a) st pq
(b) cd mn
(c) pq bn
(d) mn pq
(e) cd qw

Q14. Which of the following code is coded for ‘helloworld’?
(a) mn
(b) pq
(c) bn
(d) cd
(e) None of these

Q15. What will be the code of ‘word fast’?
(a) st pq
(b) cd as
(c) cd pq
(d) bn as
(e) st bn

S11. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S12. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S13. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S14. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S15. Ans.(b)
Sol.

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