# SBI PO Mains Reasoning Ability Quiz: 25th June

### Reasoning Questions for SBI PO MAINS 2019

Reasoning Ability is a crafty section. With each passing year, all the organizations are increasing the level of complexity of the questions that are asked in either prelims or mains. It eventually affects the number of question one can usually attempt. But this section is based on logic and rules can be aced if practised well enough. The only way to achieve this ambitious goal is by practising continuously with dedication. So to prepare you with best tools for the finals, here is today’s Reasoning Quiz based on the study plan and the exact same pattern of questions that are expected to be asked in SBI PO MAINS 2019. Keep Practicing. All the best.

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Seven persons A, B, C, D, E, F and G of a family having three generations born in seven different years 1969, 1974, 1981, 1985, 1989, 2009 and 2016. (All the ages of the given persons have been calculated on base year 2019 and all the persons are considered to be born on same date of same month).

F is grand-daughter of A. B is 20years younger than A. E is mother of G. C has only two children. E is not married to B. D is older than C. Son of E is 7years younger than E’s daughter. B is son of D and 8years younger than his brother. Mother of G is 4years younger than C. G is not niece of B. A and his sons are born in odd numbered year.

Q1. Who among the following born in 1981?

D
Husband of E
G
Brother of F
A

Q2. How C is related to G?

Mother
Uncle
Father
Son
Sister

Q3. What is the age difference between B and G’s mother?

7years
10years
15years
4years
6years

Q4. A was born in which of the following Year?

1969
1985
1989
1981
2009

Q5. Who among the following is grandmother of F?

E
B
C
A
D

Directions (6-9): Study the given information and answer the questions:

When a number arrangement machine is given an input line of numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of an input and its rearrangement.

Input: 75 67 42 38 92 56 87

Step I: 225 201 126 114 276 168 261

Step II: 20 2 18 8 54 56 8

Step III: 10 1 9 4 27 28 4

Step IV: 28 27 10 9 4 4 1

Step IV, is the last step of the above arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained.

As per the rules followed in the given steps find out the appropriate steps for the given input:

Input: 47 69 52 64 93 86 72

Q6. What is the difference between the numbers which is third from the left in step III and the number which is fourth from the right in step IV?

5
8
10
15
None of these
Solution:

In this input output question only numbers is arranged in each step. Let us understand the logic behind it- In each step the numbers are arranged

Step 1: All the number(input) multiply by 3.

Step 2: First two digit of the number are added then multiply by third digit.

Step 3: All the numbers divided by 2.

Step 4: All number are arranged in descending order.

Input: 47 69 52 64 93 86 72

Step I: 141 207 156 192 279 258 216

Step II: 5 14 36 20 81 56 18

Step III: 2.5 7 18 10 40.5 28 9

Step IV: 40.5 28 18 10 9 7 2.5

Q7. Which of the following number is third from right in step I?

192
258
216
279
None of these
Solution:

In this input output question only numbers is arranged in each step. Let us understand the logic behind it- In each step the numbers are arranged

Step 1: All the number(input) multiply by 3.

Step 2: First two digit of the number are added then multiply by third digit.

Step 3: All the numbers divided by 2.

Step 4: All number are arranged in descending order.

Input: 47 69 52 64 93 86 72

Step I: 141 207 156 192 279 258 216

Step II: 5 14 36 20 81 56 18

Step III: 2.5 7 18 10 40.5 28 9

Step IV: 40.5 28 18 10 9 7 2.5

Q8. What is the sum of digits of the number which is fourth from the left in step II?

2
5
8
9
10
Solution:

In this input output question only numbers is arranged in each step. Let us understand the logic behind it- In each step the numbers are arranged

Step 1: All the number(input) multiply by 3.

Step 2: First two digit of the number are added then multiply by third digit.

Step 3: All the numbers divided by 2.

Step 4: All number are arranged in descending order.

Input: 47 69 52 64 93 86 72

Step I: 141 207 156 192 279 258 216

Step II: 5 14 36 20 81 56 18

Step III: 2.5 7 18 10 40.5 28 9

Step IV: 40.5 28 18 10 9 7 2.5

Q9. What is the resultant, If smallest number of Step II is multiply by second highest number of step III?

110
140
115
80
50
Solution:

In this input output question only numbers is arranged in each step. Let us understand the logic behind it- In each step the numbers are arranged

Step 1: All the number(input) multiply by 3.

Step 2: First two digit of the number are added then multiply by third digit.

Step 3: All the numbers divided by 2.

Step 4: All number are arranged in descending order.

Input: 47 69 52 64 93 86 72

Step I: 141 207 156 192 279 258 216

Step II: 5 14 36 20 81 56 18

Step III: 2.5 7 18 10 40.5 28 9

Step IV: 40.5 28 18 10 9 7 2.5

Q10. The economy grew by 4.7 per cent in the quarter ending December, which was slightly better than the average of 4.6 per cent during the first half of the year.

Which of the following assumptions is implicit in the above statement? (An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted.)

Growth figures are released quarterly.
Eight core industries grew by just 1.6%.
There is an unexpected measure of uncertainty in the decision making.
Export grew at a slower pace during the three months up to January.
GDP growth will figure prominently in the General Elections.
Solution:

A quarter is the common denomination of the periods mentioned here

Directions (11-15): Study the information carefully and answer the questions given below.

In a certain code language:

“Change Sudden Electric” is coded as “M8# V24# X22*”

“Report Pointed Nature” is coded as “G9# V13* W11*”

“Polity State Optimal” is coded as “V8# B11# O12*”

Q11. What is the code for ‘Assignment’ in the given code language?

H26*
G26#
H26#
G26*
None of these

Q12. ‘V21*’ can be coded for which of the following?

Frontlitie
Frizzle
Fuzzier
Person
Finance

Q13. What is the code for ‘Horizontal’ in the given code language?

S15#
O19#
S15*
O19*
None of these

Q14. ‘V13*’ can be coded for which of the following?

Report
Pointed
Nature
State
None of these

Q15. What are the code for ‘Need Optimal Arrangement’ in the given code language?

G25# W13# O11*
O12* G24# W13#
G26# O12* W12#
W13# O12* G26#
O12* W13# G25#

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