# Reasoning Quiz for IBPS PO Prelims: 23rd September 2018

Dear Aspirants,
Reasoning Questions for IBPS PO 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 PO 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): Study the following information to answer the given questions:
A certain number of persons are standing in a row facing north. Q stands at one of the end of the row. As many persons are standing between Rand T as between S and R. Eight persons are standing between S and P. Only 1 person stands between Q and S.P is 3rd from one of the end. L is 5th to the left of R. More than 6 persons are standing between Q and T. Not more than 5 persons are standing between P and L.
Q1.How many persons are standing to the right of L?
(a) 12
(b) 9
(c) 10
(d) 11
(e) none of these
Q2. If X is 4th right to T, then how many persons are standing between P and X?
(a)3
(b) 4
(c) 6
(d) 5
(e) none of these
Q3. How many total number of persons are standing in the row?
(a) 15
(b) 14
(c) 13
(d) 12
(e) none of these
Q4. If Y is 4th left to T, then how many persons are standing between P and Y?
(a)3
(b) 4
(c) 6
(d) 5
(e) none
Q5. How many persons are standing to the left of T?
(a) 5
(b) 4
(c) 3
(d) 1
(e) none of these
Directions (6-10):In the following questions, the symbols @,*, &, \$ and © are used with the following meaning as illustrated below-
‘P*Q’ means ‘P is neither greater than nor equal to Q’
‘P©Q’ means ‘P is neither equal to nor smaller than Q’
‘P&Q’ means ‘P is neither smaller than nor greater than Q’
‘P\$Q’ means ‘P is not smaller than Q’
‘P@Q’ means ‘P is not greater than Q’
Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statement 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.
Q6. Statements: Y \$ Z, R @ D, D © Z
Conclusions:
I. Z * R
III.Z \$ R
(a) None is true
(b) Only I is true
(c) Only III is true
(d) Either I or III is true
(e) All are true
Q7. Statements: S \$ V, K © M, V & M
Conclusions:
II. M @ S
(a) Only I and III are true
(b) Only II and III are true
(c) Only I and II are true
(d) All are true
(e) None of these
Q8. Statements: P * T, Y @ F, T \$ Y
Conclusions:
I. F \$ T
II. P * Y
III.T \$ P
(a) None is true
(b) Only I is true
(c) Only I and II are true
(d) Only II and III are true
(e) All are true
Q9. Statements: A * F, I @ F, D © I
Conclusions:
I. A * I
II. F * D
(a) None is true
(b) Only I is true
(c) Only III is true
(d) Either I or III is true
(e) All are true
Q10. Statements: L © I, D @ N, I & D
Conclusions:
II.N \$ I
(a) Only I and II are true
(b) Only II and III are true
(c) Only I and III are true
(d)  All are true
(e) None of these
Directions:(11-13): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions which follow–
‘T @ U’ means ‘T is father of U’
‘T # U’ means ‘T is sister of U’
‘T \$ U’ means ‘T is mother of U’
‘T % U’ means ‘T is brother of U’
Q11. Which of the following means ‘A is nephew of B’?
(a) A # C @ B \$ K
(b) B #  H @ A % D
(c) B # G @ A # R
(d) B % T \$ A # E
(e) None of these
Q12. Which of the following means ‘P is grandfather of J’?
(a) J # W @ U @ P
(b) P \$ G % J #  A
(c) P @ B # J # R
(d) P @ T @ J # S
(e) None of these
Q13. How is R related to B in the expression ‘B # C @ S % R’?
(a) nephew or niece
(b) niece
(c) nephew
(d) None of these
(e) uncle
Directions (14-15): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it.
‘A + B’ means ‘A is the father of B’.
‘A – B’ means ‘A is the mother of B’.
‘A × B’ means ‘A is the brother of B’.
‘A ÷ B’ means ‘A is the sister of B’.
Q14. If J ÷ K – L × M, then M is J’s
(a) nephew
(b) niece
(c) aunt
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of these
Q15. Which of the following shows that D is the maternal uncle of G?
(a) D + E – F × G
(b) D – E + F × G
(c) D – E × F ÷ G
(d) D × E – F ÷ G
(e) None of these