# Reasoning Quiz for IBPS PO Mains: 3rd November 2018

Dear Aspirants,

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 Mains 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): In the following questions, the symbols @, ©, %, * and \$ are used with the following meaning as illustrated below

‘P © Q’ means ‘P is not greater than Q’.
‘P \$ Q’ means ‘P is not smaller than Q’.
‘P @ Q’ means ‘P is neither smaller than nor greater than Q’.
‘P * Q’ means ‘P is neither equal to nor greater than Q’.
‘P % C’ means ‘P is neither smaller than nor equal to Q’.
Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the three conclusions I, II and III given below them is/are definitely true and give your answer accordingly

Q1. Statements:
D@M, M\$B, B*R, R%T
Conclusions:
I. B*D
II. B@D
III. T*M

None is true
Only I is true
Only II is true
Only III is true
Only either I or II is true
Solution:

I. B*D(False)
II. B@D(False)
III. T*M(False)

Q2. Statements:
Conclusions:
I. K%W
II. D\$W
III. F*K

Only I and II are true
Only I and III are true
Only II and III are true
All I, II and III are true
None of these
Solution:

I. K%W(True)
II. D\$W(True)
III. F*K(True)

Q3. Statements:
Conclusions:
I. J*M
II. R*M

Only I is true
Only II is true
Only I and II are true
All I, II and III are true
None of these
Solution:

I. J*M(True)
II. R*M (True)

Q4. Statements :
Conclusions:
I. W%K

Only I is true
Only II is true
Only III is true
All I, II and III are true
None of these
Solution:

I. W%K(False)

Q5. Statements :
Conclusions:
I. K\$B
II. K\$T
III. T%B

Only I and II are true
Only I and III are true
Only II and III are true
All I, II and III are true
None of these
Solution:

I. K\$B(False)
II.K\$T (False)
III. T%B(True)

Q6. A man cycled 10 km Northward from his home, turned right and cycled 8 km, turned right and cycled 10 km, turned left and cycled 15 km. How many kilometres will he have cycled to reach back to his home (straight)?

22 km
24 km
19 km
20 km
23 km
Solution:

Q7. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word ‘INDEFINITE’ each of which has as many letters between them in the word as they have in the English alphabet?

1
2
3
More than 3
None of these

Q8. In a family of six members having two generation. A is the father-in-law of B. D is the sister-in-law of E, who is the mother of C. F is the brother of C, who is unmarried. B has no sister-in-law. Then how is F related to B?

Brother-in-law
Wife
Husband
Father
None of these
Solution:

Q9. A thief was running away from the Police. He ran 30Km towards North before turning to his right. He then ran for 40 km before taking a left turn. Again, he ran for 30 km and got apprehended. In which direction and how far is the starting point with respect to the point where he got apprehended?

20√13 Km, Northwest
20√13 Km, Northeast
20 Km, North
20√13 Km, Southwest
None of these
Solution:

Q10. In a class of 40 students, Manish is 17th from left and Ravi is 14th from the right end. How many students are there between Manish and Ravi?

6
7
9
10
None of these
Solution:

Manish rank is 17th from the left.
Ravi’s rank from the left is = (40-14+1) = 27th
Therefore, total number of students between them is 9.

Directions (11- 15): Read the following information carefully and answer the given questions carefully.

Some people were sitting in a straight line either facing North or facing South. They wore different color shirts. W sat to the immediate left of Z. Only two people sat between G and W who wore White. X sat second to the left of W. B wore a red color shirt. Only one person sat between X and D who wore Pink. The one who wore Green sat 2nd left of D. Y sat third to the left of D. Both the immediate neighbors of D face the same direction. X faces the same direction as that of D. Z faces North. There were two people sit between the one who wore White and the one who wore Black. Only two people were sitting to the left of G. No other person except the ones mentioned were sitting in the row. The immediate neighbors of X face opposite directions. The one who wore Blue sat 2nd left of the one who wore Grey.

Q11. Who among the following wore Grey color shirt?

D
X
Y
Z
Can't be determined
Solution:

Q12. Who among the following sat 2nd left of the one who wore Black color shirt?

D
B
W
Z
None of these
Solution:

Q13. Who among the following sat exactly in the middle of the line?

X
B
G
D
Z
Solution:

Q14. Who among the following sat at extreme end of the row?

Y
G
Z
W
None of these
Solution:

Q15. Who is sitting 3rd to the right of Y ?

W
X
G
D
None of these
Solution:

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