Reasoning Practice Paper for IBPS Clerks Onine Exam

Practice Papers for IBPS Clerks Online Exam 2012 – Reasoning

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1.      ‘GO’ is related to ‘COME’ in the same way as ‘HIGH’ is related to ___
(a)    above (b) low (c) jump (d) stand (e) none of these

2.      In a row of forty boys facing north, R is twelfth from the left end and T is eighteenth from the right end. How many boys are between R and T in that row?
(a)    10 (b) 11 (c) 12 (d) Cannot be determined (e) None of these

3.      How many such digits are there in the number 52137864 each of which is as far away from the beginning of the number as when they are arranged in descending order?
(a)    None (b) One (c) Two (d) Three (e) Four

4.      In a certain code BREAKDOWN is written as NWODKAERB. How is                  TRIANGLES written in that code?
(a)    SELGNTRIA
(b)   AIRTNSELG
(c)    SELGNAIRT
(d)   AIRTGNSEL
(e)    None

5.      Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a)    Violet (b) Blue (c) Red (d) Yellow (e) Pink

6.      If all the letters in the word POETICAL are rearranged as they appear in the English alphabetical order, the position of how many letters will remain in unchanged after the rearrangement?
(a)    None (b) One (c) Two (d) Three (e) Four

7.      There are five steel boxes labeled A, B, C, D and E. E is heavier only than A. C is heavier than D and E is less heavier than B which is not the heaviest. Which of the following boxes is the heaviest?
(a)    A (b) B (c) C (d) D (e) E

Study the sets of numbers given below and answer the questions which follow:

279, 543, 926, 247, 438

8.      Which of the following numbers will be obtained if the second digit of the smallest number is added to the third digit of the largest number, after adding 5 to each number?
(a)    4 (b) 5 (c) 6 (d) 9 (e) None

9.      If in each number, the first and the last digits are interchanged, which will be the largest number?
(a)    247 (b) 926 (c) 543 (d) 279 (e) 438

10.  If the second and the third digits are interchanged, which will be the smallest number?
(a)    438 (b) 247 (c) 926 (d) 279 (e) 543

11.  If Yellow is called Green, Green is called Black, Black is called White, White is called Red, Red is called Blue, Blue is called Orange then what is the colour of milk?
(a)    White (b) Black (c) Red (d) Green (e) None of these

12.  Pointing to a photograph Seema said ‘He is the only grandson of my mother’s father-in-law’. How is the man in the photograph related to Seema?
(a)    father (b) Uncle (c) Cousin (d) Brother (e) Cannot be determined

13.  How many such pairs of letters are there in the word EXPERIMENT each of which have as many letters between them in the word as they have in the English alphabet?
(a)    None (b) One (c) Two (d) three (e) More than three

Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it:

(i)     Eleven students A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J and K are sitting in a row of the class facing the teacher.
(ii) D, who is to the immediate left of F, is second to the right of C.
(iii) A, is second to the right of E, who is at one of the ends.
(iv) J is the immediate neighbour of A and B and third to the left of G.
(v) H is the immediate neighbour of A and K is third to the right of I.

14.  Who is sitting in the middle of the row?
(a)    C (b) I (c) B (d) G (e) None

15.  Which of the following groups of friends is sitting to the right of G?
(a)    IBJA (b) ICHDF (c) CKDF (d) CHDE (e) None of these

16.  In the above sitting arrangement, which of the following statements is superfluous?
(a)    i (b) ii (c) iii (d) iv (e) None is superfluous

17.  Which of the following statements is true in the context of the above arrangement?
(a)    There are three students sitting between D and G.
(b)   G and C are neighbours sitting to the immediate right of H.
(c)    B is sitting between J and I.
(d)   K is sitting between A and J.
(e)    None of these

18.  If E and D, C and B, A and H and K and F interchange their positions, which of the following pairs of students is sitting at the end?
(a)    D and E
(b)   E and F
(c)    D and K
(d)   K and F
(e)    None of these

Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below:

H 3 \$ E K 5 @ M % I 8 2 T A F W 1 © N V * P 4 Q & R D Z

19.  Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and do form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a)    FAW (b) N© * (c) 4P& (d) M@I (e) \$EH

20.  How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a number and immediately followed by a letter?
(a)    None (b) One (c) Two (d) three (e) More than three

21.  Which of the following is the fifth to the left of the sixteenth from the left end of the above arrangement?
(a)    2 (b) © (c) 8 (d) 6 (e) None

22.  If all the symbols and numbers are dropped from the above arrangement, which of the following will be the fourteenth from the right end?
(a)    T (b) K (c) N (d) P (e) None

23.  How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a letter but not immediately followed by a letter?
(a)   None (b) One (c) two (d) three (e) More than three

Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it:

‘A\$B’ means ‘A is wife of B’.
‘A#B’ means ‘A is son of B’.
‘A%B’ means ‘A is father of B’.
‘A&B’ means ‘A is sister of B’.

24.  Which of the following expressions represents the relationship ‘T is brother of H’?
(a) H&T%K   (b) T&H%K (c) H#K%T (d) H&K%T  (e) None of these

25.  In H&T#F%L, how is h related to L?
(a)    Cousin (b) Brother (c) Sister (d) Cannot be determined (e) None of these

26.  Which of the following expressions represents the relationship ‘R is mother of J’?
(a)    M&J#K\$R  (b) M&J#R\$K  (c) J#R#T (d) R\$k%M\$J  (e) None of these

In the following questions, the symbols @, #, %, \$, & are used with different meanings as follows:

‘A@B’ means ‘A is not smaller than B’.
‘A#B’ means ‘A is not greater than B’.
‘A%B’ means ‘A is neither smaller than nor equal to B’.
‘A\$B’ means ‘A is neither greater than nor equal to B’.
‘A&B’ means ‘A is neither greater than nor smaller than B’.

27.  Statements: R%Q, Q@T, T&U, U#M
Conclusions: I. M@T   II. Q@M  III. Q&M
(a)    Only either II or III follows
(b)   Only I follows
(c)    Only II follows
(d)   Only I and either II or III follow
(e)    None of these

28.  Statements: M#K, K@Z, Z%H, H&D
Conclusions: I. D\$K II. H\$M III. H@M
(a)    Only I and either II or III follow
(b)   Only I follows
(c)    Only either II or III follows
(d)   Only I and II follow
(e)    None of these

29.  Statements: W@V, V#T, T\$P, P@Q
Conclusions: I. P%V II. T\$Q III. Q@V
(a)    Only I and II follow
(b)   Only II and III follow
(c)    Only I and III follow
(d)   All I, II and III follow
(e)    None of these

30.  Statements: J@L, K#L, K\$V, V%W
Conclusions: I. J%K  II. L@V  III. K\$W
(a)    Only I follows
(b)   Only II follows
(c)    Only II and III follow
(d)   Only I and II follow
(e)    None of these

31.  Statements: L%F, F@H, H\$E, E&N
Conclusions: I. H\$L  II. H\$III. L&N
(a)    Only I and III follow
(b)    Only I and II follow
(c)    Only II and III follow
(d)   Only III and either I or II follow
(e)    None of these

In each of the questions below two statements are given followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from the commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the commonly known facts.

Give answer 1) if only conclusion I is true
Give answer 2) if only conclusion II is true
Give answer 3) if either conclusion I or II is true
Give answer 4) if neither conclusion I nor II is true
Give answer 5) if both conclusions I and II are true

32.  Statements: Some highways are roads.
Conclusions: I. All highways being streets is a possibility
II. Some streets are not highways.

33. Statements: No cloud is rain
Some rains are thunders.
Conclusions: I. No thunder is a cloud.
II. All thunders can never be rains.

34. Statements: All lions are tigers
All tigers are leopards.
Conclusions: I. Some leopards are lions
II. Some tigers are lions.

35.  Statements: All doors are windows
Some windows are clips.
Conclusions: I. Some clips are doors
II. Some windows are doors.

In each questions of the given below which one of the five answer figures on the right should be come after the problem figures on the left.

36.

37.

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Reasoning Practice Papers for IBPS Clerks 2 Online Examination Practice Reasoning Questions for IBPS Clerks Online Examination

1. It will be very useful if u give explanatory answers.....

Thank you............

1. Well Its lil time taking process for us to add explanatory answers for practice questions. anyway, we will consider giving explanations when the questions are difficult. Good Day :)

2. Plz gv explation.............

3. doing a great job

thanks

4. mam non verbal reasoning hum log kase solve krenge without paper?

1. at present we dont have any news for this. but trust me, they will check the possibilities before designing the paper.

5. Please put some tough questions,becoz i think as only graduates or higher degree students will take exam so won't as easy as it was in early days. I hope you get me and try to put some good questions in every section.

Thanks !!

1. Well, we got your point... Now only we've started these practice sessions. We will gradually increase the toughness level of questions :)

6. In question 39 the 1st figure is repeated in figure 5,so 2nd figure must be repeated in figure 6 so,c is my answer.please check this.

1. Yep you are correct Subhabrata Ghosal. Thanks for the correction.. Upcated now :)

7. can u plz provide pdf for practice papers of reasoning and english......

8. answer of question 35 should be B

9. I got problem in 27,28,and 29's answer.so plz check one time.

10. the sitting arrangement of Q14-18 is given as:EHAJBIGCKDF

11. mam pls provide syllogism shortcut tips....

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12. thanku mam.. its very useful

13. ans of 35th should be B.Plz check

14. Why u r not approving the comments.Wats the problem wid u guys???

15. 36 should be E. check it out.

16. 36 should be E. Check it out.