# Reasoning for IBPS Clerk Main Exam: 18th January 2019

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### Reasoning for IBPS Clerk Main 2018-19:

Reasoning Section can make or break one’s chances to ace any banking examination. Practising with sample questions is an onerous task for that’s the only key to ace this section of competitive exams. The IBPS Clerk Mains Exam is scheduled to be held on the 20th of January 2019. Adda247 is here with “Practice Marathon for Clerk Mains 2018” with practice questions on all the topics that are likely to be asked in the exam. Today is Day 24 of IBPS Clerk Mains Practice Marathon, attempt this Reasoning quiz and win the marathon against lakhs of IBPS Clerk Candidates.

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Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Seven persons P, Q, R, S, T, U, V lives on seven different floors viz. 2nd, 4th, 7th, 8th, 10th, 15th, 18th. All other floors except the specified floors are vacant. T lives on an even numbered floor. S lives on a floor number which is a multiple of three. U lives on a floor which is immediately above Q. The number of floors between S and P’s floor is equal to the number of floors between Q and V’s floor. T does not live above U. The difference between R’s floor number and S’s floor number is not eight. R lives above P’s floor. V does not live above T.

Q1. Who among the following person lives on 10th floor?

R
V
Q
T
P
Solution:
Q2. How many persons live between U and V?
Two
Four
One
Three
None of these
Solution:
Q3. Who among the following live immediately above R?
S
V
Q
T
No one
Solution:
Q4. Q lives on which floor?
4th
10th
18th
7th
None of these
Solution:
Q5. Which among the following combination is correct?
U-7th
R-15th
Q-10th
T-4th
P- 18th
Solution:
Directions (6 - 8): Study the following information and answer the questions given below:

Z, X, W, T, U and Y are six students studying in a class. Each of them has a different height and weight. The tallest is not the heaviest. U is taller than only Z but lighter than W. X is taller than T and Z and heavier than only U and Y. Z is lighter than only T. U is heavier than Y. T is taller than Y and X is not the tallest.

Q6. How many of them are heavier than U?

One
Two
Three
Five
None of these
Solution:
Height: W>X>T>Y>U>Z
Weight: T>Z>W>X>U>Y
Q7. How many of them are shorter than X?
Two
Four
Three
Five
None of these
Solution:
Height: W>X>T>Y>U>Z
Weight: T>Z>W>X>U>Y
Q8. Who among them is tallest?
Y
Z
U
W
None of these
Solution:
Height: W>X>T>Y>U>Z
Weight: T>Z>W>X>U>Y
Directions (9 - 10): Study the following information and answer the questions given below:

‘Q + R’ means ‘Q is father of R’ ‘Q ÷ R’ means ‘R is brother of Q’ ‘Q × R’ means ‘Q is husband of R’ ‘Q – R’ means ‘Q is sister of R’

Q9. In the expression Q + R × P – S ÷ T, how is S related to R?

Brother-in-law
Sister-in-law
Nephew
Brother
Can’t be determined
Solution:
Q10. In the expression Q + R – S + T ÷ M, how is M related to Q?
Son
Daughter
Grandson
Can’t be determined
None of these
Solution:
Q11. A leaves his home and goes straight 20 meters, then turns right and goes 10 meters. He turns left and goes 30 meters and finally turns right and starts walking. If he is moving in the north direction, then in which direction did he start his walking?
East
West
North
South
None of these
Q12. Village B is situated to the north of village A, village C is situated to the east of village B, village D is situated to the left of village A, in which direction is village D situated with respect to village C?
West
South-East
South
North-West
None of these
Directions (13-14): Study the following series carefully and answer the questions.

D is the mother of K and spouse of H. L who is son of H, is married to P. P and S are siblings and D has one grandchild J. K is unmarried.

Q13. What is the relation of K with respect to J?

Mother
Aunt
Brother
Uncle
Either (b) or (d)
Solution:
Q14. How L is related to S?
Mother-in-law
Sister-in-law
Brother-in-law
Grandfather
None of these
Solution:
Q15. Swati starts walking towards east direction from point D. From there she turns to her left and then after walking some distance she turns to her right and then after covering a distance she turned to her left and covering some distance to reach point R. Then point R is in which direction of point D?
North-east
North
South-west
South-east
None of these
Solution:

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