# Reasoning Quiz For NIACL AO Prelims: 14th January 2019

### Reasoning Questions for NIACL AO 2019

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 NIACL AO 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.

Directions (1 –5): In the following questions, the symbols @, \$, *, # and % are used with the following meaning as illustrated below.

‘P # Q’ means ‘P is smaller than Q’.
‘P @ Q’ means ‘P is smaller than or equal to Q’.
‘P * Q’ means ‘P is greater than or equal to Q’.
‘P % Q’ means ‘P is equal to Q’.
‘P & Q’ means ‘P is greater than Q’.
Now, in each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two Conclusions I and II given below them is/are definitely true and give your answer accordingly.

Q1. Statements:
I # A ; A & B & C* D@ E; B&F ;E#H ;G&D
Conclusions:
I. A & D
II. D # H

Only I is true
Only II is true
Neither I nor II
Either I or II is true
Both I and II are true
Solution:

I. A & D(True)
II. D # H(True)

Q2. Statements:
S & R & L; L & M @ N * O % P & Q ; N # T
Conclusions:
I. T&Q
II. T%Q

Both I and II are true
Only I is true
Only II is true
Either I or II is true
Neither I nor II true
Solution:

I.T&Q(True)
II.T%Q(False)

Q3. Statements:
V # P ; S % U ; W % R ; P & Q * R @ S % T
Conclusions:
I. T @ W
II. R* V

Only I is true
Only II is true
Neither I nor II
Either I or II is true
Both I and II are true
Solution:

I. T@W (False)
II.R*V(False)

Q4. Statements:
N* T * R % J & C ; L # J ; R & F # M ; N # S
Conclusions:
I. F # S
II. N % J

Both I and II are true
Only I is true
Only II is true
Either I or II is true
Neither I nor II true
Solution:

I.F@S(True)
II. N%J(False)

Q5. Statements:
F # L ; H * C # G ;A & B # C * D @ E % F
Conclusions:
I. A @ L
II. A & L

Both I and II are true
Only I is true
Only II is true
Either I or II is true
Neither I nor II true
Solution:

I. A@L(False)
II. A&L(False)

Q6. If “SOUL” is coded as “5#7\$”, “FREELS” is coded as “29@@\$5”, then “OURSELF” will be coded as ?

#759@\$2
#795@2\$
#9572\$@
#795@\$2
None of these

Q7. How many pairs of letters are there in the word” PARTICLE” which have as many letters between them in the word as in alphabetical series?

One
Two
Three
Four
None of these

Q8. If all the alphabets are rearranged within itself as they appear in the English dictionary in the word “MISUNDERSTANDING” then which of the following will be fourth to the left of the twelfth from the left end?

G
N
M
I
None of these

Q9. How many such pair of numbers are there in the given number “91487536” (Both backward and forward) same as far as according to numeric series?

Three
Five
Two
One
None of these.

Q10. If 2 is subtracted from each odd number and 1 is added to each even in the number ‘83526794’, then which among the following digits will appear twice in the new number thus formed?

Only 3
Only 3 and 5
3, 5 and 7
1, 5 and 9
None of these

Directions (11-15): Study the information and answer the following questions:

Eight boxes M, N, O, P, Q, R, S and T are placed one above the other but not necessarily in the same order. All boxes contain different number of coins viz. 5, 18, 25, 30, 35, 48, 50 and 60 (not necessarily in the same order).
Three boxes are placed between box O and box M, which contains 48 coins. N contains 50 coins and is placed immediately above O. There is only one box which is placed between box N and box Q, which contains 60 coins. Box P contains 5 coins and it is placed somewhere below box S. Only two boxes are placed between box S and box T, which contains 25 coins. The box which contains 50 coins is not placed below the box which contains 48 coins. Box S has less coins than box T. The box which contains highest number of coins is not placed on top. Box R contains more coins than box O. The box which contains 35 coins will not be placed on top. Box T is placed at the bottom. Only one box is between Q and S.

Q11. How many boxes are placed between box P and box S?

None
One
Two
Three
More than three

Q12. Box which is placed at the bottom contains how many coins?

30
35
18
25
None of these

Q13. Which among the following boxes is placed at the top?

Box R
Box N
Box O
Box P
None of these

Q14. Which box is placed immediately above the box which contains 35 coins?

Box O
Box S
The box which contains 50 coins
The box which contains 60 coins
None of these

Q15. How many coins did Box O contains?

18
30
35
25
Cannot be determined 