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# Reasoning Quiz For IBPS RRB PO/Clerk Mains 2023-29th August

Directions (1-5): The questions below consist of two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read all the statements and answer the question.

Q1. Six persons I, J, K, L, M, and N have different heights. Who is the tallest among them?
Statements:
I: Two persons are shorter than J. I is taller than K but neither of them is shorter than J. L is taller than M who is not the shortest. Neither K nor L is 2nd tallest person.
II: I is taller than J and M. Only N is shorter than M. L is taller than K who is the 3rd tallest person.
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Q2. Seven persons P, Q, R, S, T, U and V have an exam on seven different days starting from Monday to Sunday in the same week. No two persons have exam on same day. Who among the given person has exam on Friday?
Statements:
I: Only two persons have exam between the exams of P and Q whose exam is not on Monday. Only one person has the exam between P and R.
II: U’s exam is neither on Thursday nor on Saturday but U has exam on two days before the exam of V.
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Q3. Eight boxes P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W are kept one above the other like a stack. The bottommost box is numbered 1 and the topmost box is numbered 8. How many boxes are between U and W?
Statements:
I: Q is three boxes above R. V is immediately above Q but not the 8th box. Four boxes are below P. U is three boxes above T.
II: W is three boxes above P which is above U. V is immediately above Q which is not 5th box. U is two boxes above S.
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Q4. In the given coded language, how is the word “Acquire” coded?
Statements:
I: ‘going to acquire medal’ is coded as cp, pc, mr, cd’ and ‘medal for our india’ is coded as pc, km, dc, rm’.
II: ‘he acquire many medal’ is coded as ‘pc, mk, cp, rg’ and ‘going and winning medal’ is coded as ‘rd, pc, ug, cd’.
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Q5. Six persons A, B, C, D, E and F sit in a row facing north direction. Who among the following sit immediate left of F?
Statements:
I. E sits second to the left of A. C sits at one of the extreme ends. B is not adjacent to F.
II. B sits third to the left of A. Neither B nor A sit at extreme end. E sits immediate left of D. C sits to the left of F.
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Directions (6-9): The questions below consist of two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read all the statements and answer the question.

Q6. Seven persons M, N, O, P, Q, R and S live on different floors of a building. The bottommost floor is numbered as 1, floor above it as 2 and so on. Who lives on 4th floor?
Statements:
I. R lives three floors above S who lives on prime numbered floor. P lives on 2nd floor. N lives just above M.
II. Two persons live above N’s floor. S lives just above P who lives just above O. M lives below N but not on bottommost floor.
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Q7. Six persons, M, N, O, P, Q and R are sitting around a circular table and all of them are facing the centre. Who is sitting 2nd to the right of O?
Statements:
I: P is sitting 2nd to the left of N. R is sitting adjacent to P. Q is sitting 2nd to the left of R.
II: O is not sitting adjacent to N. M is not sitting opposite to P.
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Q8. What is the code for ‘switch’ in a certain code language?
Statements:
I: In a certain code of language, ‘switch the ways technique now’ is coded as ‘bp mp kp ip op’ and ‘ways are easy than’ is coded as ‘kp op hp qp
II: In a certain code of language, ‘switch the places than’ is coded as ‘mp ap ip qp’ and ‘technique products quality’ is coded as ‘bp up yp’
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Q9. Five persons, O, P, Q, M and N are ranked on the basis of the number of cards they bought. Who among the given person bought the least number of cards?
Statements:
I: O bought more number of cards than M and less number of cards than P. Neither Q nor N bought the highest number of cards.
II: Q bought less number of cards than only two persons. O bought less number of cards than N and P but not the least number of cards.
(a) Data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.
(b) Data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.
(c) Data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.
(d) Data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.
(e) Data given in either statement I or statement II alone is sufficient to answer the question.

Solutions

Solution (1-5):
S1. Ans. (b)
Sol. From statement I alone:
L > I > K > J > M > N
Hence, data given in statement I alone is sufficient to answer.

S2. Ans. (d)
Sol. From both statements, we can’t get the answer. So, data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.

S4. Ans. (a)
Sol. From statement I and II together, we find that “acquire” is coded as “cp”. So, data given in both statements I and II together are sufficient to answer.

S8. Ans. (d)
Sol. From both statements, we can’t get the answer. So, data given in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer.

S9. Ans. (c)
Sol. From statement II alone:
P/N > N/P > Q > O > M
Hence, data given in statement II alone is sufficient to answer.

S10. Ans. (d)
Sol. From statement I, II, and III we get the code for ‘remote action’ as ‘nr mo’. Hence, Data given in all three statements I, II and III are together sufficient to answer.

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