# Reasoning Quiz for IBPS Clerk Prelims: 11th December

Dear Aspirants,

### Reasoning Questions for IBPS Clerk 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 Clerk Prelims 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.

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

Eight persons are sitting around a circular table. Some of them are facing towards the center and some away from the center. Not less than three persons sit between B and A, when counted form the right of B. A and D face same direction as G. B is not neighbor of F. F and E are 2nd to the right of each other. C and G sit immediately left to each other. Three persons sit between G and F. H and E face each other. H is 3rd right to D. B faces towards the center.

Q1. Who among the following faces A?

E
F
C
B
none of these
Solution:

Q2. How many persons are facing away from the center?
Two
One
Three
Four
None of these
Solution:
Q3. What is the position of C with respect to H?
3rd to the left
3rd to the right
4th to the left
5th to the right
none of these
Solution:
Q4. Four of the following belongs to a group find the one that does not belong to that group?
E
F
A
B
H
Solution:
Q5. Who among the following sits 4th right to the one who is 2nd left to G?
E
F
C
B
none of these
Solution:

Directions (6-10): In each of the questions given below three statements are followed by some conclusions. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

Q6. Statements:

Some red is blue
No blue is pink
Some pink is yellow
Conclusions:
I. Some yellow can never be blue
II. No red is pink.
Both I and II follow
Either I or II follows
Only II follows.
Only I follows.
Neither I nor II follows
Solution:

Q7. Statements:
No man is woman
No woman is girl
No girl is boy
Conclusions:
I. No man is girl
II. No woman is boy
Both I and II follow
Either I or II follows
Only II follows.
Only I follows.
Neither I nor II follows
Solution:

Q8. Statements:
I. All laptop are bottle
II. All bottle are bag
III. No bottle is desk
Conclusions:
I. Some desk can never be laptop
II. Only bag are laptop
Both I and II follow
Either I or II follows
Only II follows.
Only I follows.
Neither I nor II follows
Solution:

Q9. Statements:
Some alpha is beta
Some beta is phi
All beta is gamma
Conclusions:
I. No phi is alpha
II. some phi is alpha
Both I and II follow
Either I or II follows
Only II follows.
Only I follows.
Neither I nor II follows
Solution:

Q10. Statements:
I. No mobile is eraser
II. Some eraser is black
III. All black is pen
Conclusions:
I. Some mobile can never be eraser
II. Some black can never be mobile
Both I and II follow
Either I or II follows
Only II follows.
Only I follows.
Neither I nor II follows
Solution:
Directions (11-13): Study the following information and answer the given questions.

In a family of eight members there are four male members. J is grandfather of L. M is the brother of L. J has only two children one of them is unmarried. P is sister-in-law of S. K is paternal grandmother of M. S is daughter of K. Q is the Son of G and brother of L. G is not son-in- law of K.

Q11. How is G related to K?

Son
Daughter
Mother
Brother
Either (a) or (b)
Solution:

Q12. How is L related to S?
Aunt
Nephew
Niece
Sister
Cannot be determined
Solution:

Q13. How is P related to M?
Sister
Aunt
Grandmother
Mother
None of these
Solution:
Q14. There are five persons i.e. P, Q, R, S and T. If S is shorter than T and P. Q is taller than T, who is not the taller than P. Q is taller than only two persons. P is not the tallest, then who is the third tallest person among all?
P
S
Q
R
None of these
Solution:
R > P > Q > T > S
Q15. In a row of students facing North, Piya is 16th from the left end. Nine students sit between Piya and Riya. , then what could be the minimum number of students possible to be in the row if Piya does not sit at any end?
16
17
25
26
Cannot be determined

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