Reasoning Quiz

Directions (Q. 1 – 5): Study the following information, carefully to answer the given questions.
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement steps:

Input: they 12 will 25 come 08 tomorrow 39 again 45

Step I: again they 12 will 25 come tomorrow 39 45 08
Step II: again come they will 25 tomorrow 39 45 12 08
Step III: again come they tomorrow will 39 45 25 12 08
Step IV: again come they tomorrow will 45 39 25 12 08

Step IV is the last step of the above arrangement.

As per the rules followed in the above steps, indicate the answer in each of the following questions with respect to the appropriate step for the given input.

Input of the question: 78 she came 32 45 to join 28 us early 13

1. Which step number would be the following output?

Output: came early join she to us 78 45 32 28 13
1) V
2) III
3) IV
4) II
5) None of these

2. What will be the position of ‘32’ in II step?
1) fourth from the right end
2) third from the right end
3) fourth from the left end
4) seventh from the left end
5) Both (2) and (3)

3. Which of the following is fourth from the left end of Step III?
1) she
2) 78
3) 48
4) join
5) to

4. How many steps are needed to complete the arrangement?
1) IV
2) V
3) VI
4) VII
5) III

5. Which of the following would be the final step of the above input?
1) came early join she us to 78 45 32 28 13
2) came early join she to us 45 78 32 28 13
3) came early join she to us 78 45 32 28 13
4) Can’t be determined
5) None of these

Direction (Q. 6-9): In these questions, relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. These statements are followed by two conclusions. Mark answer

1) If only conclusion I follows.
2) If only conclusion II follows.
3) If either conclusion I or II follows.
4) If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
5) If both conclusions I and II follow.

6. Statements: P > Q,  Q ³ R,  R = K,  K < M
Conclusions:
I. Q = K
II. Q > K

7. Statements: £ F,  F > R,  R ³ G
Conclusions:
I. G < F
II. G < V

8. Statements: P = Q £  L < M = R £  K
Conclusions:
I. K > Q
II. Q ³ M

9. Statements: £  M,  M = N,  N < T
Conclusions:
I. T > J
II. T = J



ANSWERS
1. 3
2. 2
3. 2
4. 1
5. 3
6. 3
7. 1
8. 1
9. 1