# SBI Clerks 2018 Reasoning Practice Tests (with Solutions)

Dear SBI Clerks aspirants, here is an online test on Reasoning. Try to solve it on your own and check your answers with the solutions. Keep visiting Gr8AmbitionZ for more practice tests.

1. There are five people in a house. Say M, N, T, R and D all are of different heights. T is taller than D but shorter than M, R is taller than N but shorter than D. Who is the tallest in that house ?
1. D
2. T
3. M
4. R
5. N

Solution : As we've stated in our shortcut techniques for comparison tests convert the given data into symbols. So you will get the following arrangement,

M > T > D > R > N

So, M is the tallest in that house

2. How many meaningful English words can you made with the letters ALPE using each letter only once in each word ?
1. One
2. Two
3. Three
4. More than Three
5. None

Solution : Meaningful words you can form by using the letters ALPE are,
1. PALE
2. PEAL
3. LEAP
So, the answer is Three words
3. How many such digits are there in the number 5436182 each of which is as far away from the beginning  of the number as when the digits are arranged in ascending order within the number ?
1. One
2. Two
3. Three
4. More than Three
5. None

Solution
Given numbers      :  5  4  3  6  1  8  2
Ascending Order   : 1   2  3  4  5  6  8

4. The letters in the word MORTIFY are changed in such a way that the vowels are replaced with the previous letter in the English Alphabet and the consonants are replaced with the next letter in the English Alphabet. Which of the following will be the fourth letter from the right end of the new set of letters ?
1. S
2. H
3. G
4. N
5. None of these

Solution :
New set of letters is :   N   N  S  U  H  G  Z
So, fourth letter from the right end will be, U. As this is not in the given options, None of these will be the answer

5. What should come next in the letter series given below ?

D  D  E  D  E  F  D  E  F  G  D  E  F  G  H  D  E  F  G  H  I  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  D
1. D
2. E
3. F
4. J
5. None of these

Solution :
The logic behind the above series is
D   DE   DEF  DEFG  DEFGH   DEFGHI   DEFGHIJ   DE
So, Option 2 is the answer.

6. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that doe not belong to that group ?
1. Leaf
2. Flower
3. Petal
4. Fruit
5. Tree

7. 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 ?
1. 24
2. 48
3. 32
4. 72
5. 64

8. If we can write DROWN as MXNSC in a code language, how can we write BREAK in that language ?
1. JBDSA
2. DBDDA
3. JODAC
4. ODNQD
5. None of these

Solution :
Similarly

9. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word CHAMBERS each of which has as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabet ?
1. One
2. Two
3. Three
4. Four
5. More than Three

10. 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 ?
1. Garlic
2. Ginger
3. Carrot
5. Brinjal

Directions (Q. 11 to 14) : In each the questions below are given three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

• 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 the Conclusions I and II follows
11
Statements :
• Some toys are desks
• Some desks are pens.
• All pens are rods.

Conclusions :
1. Some rods are toys.
2. Some pens are toys.

Solution :

12

Statements
• Some tables are huts.
• No hut is ring.
• All rings are bangles.

Conclusions :
1. Some bangles are tables.
2. No bangle is table.

Solution :

13.
Statements:
• All stars are clouds.
• All clouds are rains.
• All rains are stones.

Conclusions:
1. All rains are stars.
2. All clouds are stones.

14.
Statements:
• All windows are doors.
• Some doors are buildings.
• All buildings are cages.

Conclusions:
1. Some cages are doors.
2. Some buildings are windows.

Solution :

Directions (Q.15-19): Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below:

G M 5 I D # J K E 2 P T 4 W % A F 3 U 8 \$ N V 6 Q @ 7 H 1 © B 9 ★ Z

15. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
1. DJI
2. FUA
3. H@1
5. I#5

Solution :

16. What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following series based onthe above arrangement?

DJK       2T4      %F3         ?
1. U\$V
2. U\$N
3. 8NV
4. 8NI
5. None of these

Solution :

17. How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a vowel and also immediately followed by a symbol ?
1. One
2. Two
3. Three
4. More than three
5. None of these

Solution :

18. How many such consonants are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a number but not immediately followed by a consonant?
1. One
2. Two
3. Three
4. More than three
5. None of these

Solution :

19. Which of the following is the fourth to the right of the twelfth from the right end of the above arrangement?
1. 8
2. A
3. None of these

Solution :
The fourth to the right of the twelfth from the right end means : (12-4) = 8th from the right which is 7

20. Read the below Statement and Assumptions.
Give answer (a) if only assumption 1 is implicit.
Give answer (b) if only assumption 2 is implicit.
Give answer (c)if either assumptions 1 or 2 is implicit.
Give answer (d) if neither assumption 1 not 2 are implicit.
Give answer (e) if both assumptions 1 and 2 are implicit.
Statement : "The function will start at 6 pm. "You are requested to take your seats before 6 pm.
Assumptions :
1) Function will start as scheduled.
2) If an invitee is not in his seat before 6 pm, the function will not start.

Solution : It is mentioned in the invitation that you are requested to take your seats before 6 pm. It means that function will start as scheduled. Hence, assumption 1 is implicit. It is not given that the function will not start if invitees do not come in-time.

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7. maaamm Q2 ANS IS BIT 4
AS 4 WORDS CAN BE FORMED...
1)PLEA
2)PEAL
3)PALE
4)LEAP

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13. ANOTHER ONE CAN BE FORMED IN QUESTION 2- PLEA

14. I dont understand ques no.12 ... can somebody explain me ???

1. if the Words repeat in both Conclusion., the answer should be '3'

for Ex :

No A is B
Some A is B

Did u get it ?

15. firstly u see the both conclusions in the 12 th questn...some bangles are table..no bangle is table..both are actually contrast and also compare the same thing lyk bangle and table..singular and plural form present in both..so we said it is definitely either or form.

16. In ques no. 6 why is the ans. tree? can anyone plz explain

17. Can anyone plz explain why the answer of ques no. 6 is tree?

18. thnkew ...:)