Dear Aspirants,

Reasoning Questions for SBI PO Prelims 2018 (Week-01)

Reasoning Ability is an onerous section. With the increasing complexity of questions, it becomes hard for one to give it a cold shoulder. The only way to make the grade in this particular section in the forthcoming SBI PO Prelims and other banking exams is to practice continuously with all your heart and soul. And, to let you practice with the best of latest pattern questions, here is the Adda247 Reasoning Quiz with the exact same pattern of questions that are being asked in the exams.

Following the study plan for SBI PO Preliminary Examination 2018, the first week starts with practice questions on Blood Relation, Order and Ranking and More. To ensure proper preparation of the section we advise you to go through all the questions sincerely and try to attempt each one of them. Afterward, match your solutions and the approach with the one that would be provided later. Practice more and more questions on the same section to enhance your grip over the topics. Following is the Reasoning Ability quiz to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions.

Directions (1-5): Read the given information carefully and answer the given questions.

There are seven members in a family i.e. P, Q, R, S, T, U, and V each having different heights and ages. The tallest one is not the oldest one.
S, who is taller than P but not older than V. Q is older than T but not as much taller as R. U is older than Q and T but shorter than R and Q.  S is not taller than U. V is not taller than P and also not older than T. P is not younger than R who is older than Q. R is shorter than only one person. U is not the second oldest and is younger than R.

Q1. Who among the following is the youngest person in the family?
(a) P
(b) T
(c) S
(d) R
(e) None of these

Q2. How many people are older than Q?
(a) two
(b) three
(c) four
(d) one
(e) None of these

Q3. Who is the tallest person among them?
(a) S
(b) V
(c) U
(d) T
(e) None of these

Q4. Who among the following is second oldest person in the family?
(a) S
(b) R
(c) U
(d) T
(e) None of these

Q5. How many people are shorter than U?
(a) two
(b) three
(c) four
(d) one
(e) None of these

Solutions (1-5):

According to height T > R > Q > U > S > P > V
According to Age P > R > U > Q > T > V > S
S1. Ans(c)
S2. Ans(b)
S3. Ans(d)
S4. Ans(b)
S5. Ans(b)

Directions (6-7): Read the given information carefully and answer the given question.

Ram starts his journey from point N to reach at point S. Point N is 8m to the west of Point O. Point P is 4m to the south of Point O. Point Q is 4m to the east of Point P. Point R is 7m to the north of Point Q. Point S is 6m to the east of Point R.

Q6. What is the shortest distance between point R and O?
(a) 5m
(b) 6m
(c) 3m
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

Q7. Point S is in which direction with respect to N?
(a) East
(b) North-east
(c) South-east
(d) North-west
(e) South-west

Q8. Gopu start walking from his home and walk 4m in North direction and then take a right turn. After walking 3m, he again takes a right turn and walk for 5m.  From there he takes a left turn and walk for 3m. Finally he take a right turn and start walking, then find out in which direction he is walking now?
(a) North
(b) South
(c) East
(d) West
(e) None of these

Directions (9-10). Rajesh starts walking in the north direction and after walking 5m he takes a left turn and walks 8m. From there, he takes a right turn and walks 6m and after that he again takes a right turn and covers a distance of 16 m. Finally, he takes a left turn and cover a distance of 4 m to reach his destination.

Q9. In which direction and at what distance(shortest) is Rajesh now with respect to his initial position?
(a) Southeast, 17m
(b) Northwest, 17m
(c) Northeast, 18m
(d) Northeast ,17m
(e) None of these

Q10. Rohit is in which direction with respect to Rajesh’s initial position, if Rohit is standing at a distance of 10m from Rajesh?
(a) North
(b) South
(c) East
(d) Can’t be Determine
(e) None of these

Solutions (9-10):

S10. Ans(d)
Sol.

Q11. In a family of 5 members P, Q, R, M, C in which C is the granddaughter of P, who is the brother-in-law of M. R is the son of Q and P is married to Q then find out how is R related to M?
(a) Daughter
(b) Nephew
(c) Mother
(d) Can’t be determine
(e) None of these

Q12. Some people are standing in row facing north direction such that A is 7th from the right end and B is second to the left of A. If there are 25 people standing in the row then find out what is the position of B from the left end?
(a) 16th
(b) 15th
(c) 17th
(d) 18th
(e) None of these

Directions (13-15): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
(a) ‘P × Q’ means ‘P is brother of Q’.
(b) ‘P % Q’ means ‘P is sister of Q’.
(c) ‘P - Q’ means ‘P is father of Q’.
(d) ‘P + Q’ means ‘P is mother of Q’.

Q13. Which of the following means ‘A is uncle of B’?
(a) A×B + C
(b) A + B + C
(c) A – B % C
(d) A × C + B
(e) None of these

Q14. Which of the following mean X is the mother of Z?
(a) X × Y + Z
(b) X % Y x Z
(c) X + Y % Z
(d) X % Y % Z
(e) None of these

Q15. A is brother of K, M is sister of K, T is father of R, who is brother of M. F is mother of K. Then how is T related with F?
(a) wife
(b) husband
(c) brother