IBPS - Reasoning Test

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1. The Test is 1hr duration.
2. The Test Paper consists of 30 questions. The maximum marks are 30.
3. All the questions are multiple choice question type with three options for each question.
4. Out of the three options given for each question, only one option is the correct answer.
5. Each question is allotted 1 mark for each correct response.
6. 0.25 will be deducted for incorrect response of each question.
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P, Q, R, S and T are playing a game of cards. P says to Q, "If you give me six cards, you will have as many cards as T has and if I give you three cards, you will have as many cards as S has." P and Q together have 20 cards more than what S and T together have. If Q has two cards more than what R has and the total number of cards be 133, how many cards does Q have?

  

  

  

  

  

If the numerator of a fraction is increased by 600% and the denominator is increased by 200%. The resultant fraction is 2 . What was the original fraction?

  

  

  

  

  

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?

  

  

  

  

  

From the salary of an officer, 10% is deducted as house rent, 20% of the rest, he spends on conveyance, 20% of the rest he pays as income tax and 10% of the balance, he spends on clothes. Then, he is left with Rs. 15,552. Find his total salary?

  

  

  

  

In a certain  code CORDIAL is written as ‘SPDCMBJ’. How is SOMEDAY written in that code?

  

  

  

  

  

Should the retirement age for employees of Central/State Govt. be increased by two years? I. Yes, this is required in view of the increasing longevity. II. Yes, experienced employees are more useful than the new recruits.

  

  

  

  

  

Which word does NOT belong with the others?

  

  

  

  

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?

  

  

  

  

  

Which of the following groups of employees work in Administration department?

  

  

  

  

  

In a certain code language ‘VOLUME’ is written as ‘WVYYXV’ and ‘MOMENT’ is written as ‘XVXVWA’ then how will ‘SUMMIK’ be written in that code language ?

  

  

  

  

Statements: Some buildings are sofas.Some sofas are benches. Some benches are tables. Conclusions : (I) Some table is sofa. (II) No table is sofa.

  

  

  

  

  

After 4 pm on sunny day when Ramesh was returning from his school, he saw his uncle coming in the opposite direction. His uncle talked to him for some time. Ramesh saw that the shadow of his uncle was to his right side. Which direction was his uncle facing during their talk?

  

  

  

  

  

Deepak said to Nitin,“That boy playing foot ball is the younger of the two brothers of the daughter of my father’swife.“How is the boy playing foot ball related to Deepak?

  

  

  

  

  

Which word does NOT belong with the others?

  

  

  

  

In a certain code language 'OMNIPRESENT' is written as 'QJONPTSMDRD'. How is 'CREDIBILITY' written in that code?

  

  

  

  

  

A trader mixes 26 kg of rice at Rs. 20 per kg with 30 kg of rice of other variety at Rs. 36 per kg and sells the mixture at Rs. 30 per kg. His profit percent is:

  

  

  

  

  

Which of the following words cannot be formed from the letters of the key word?

  

  

  

  

  

Statement: “Best way to solve this problem of workers dissatisfaction is to offer them cash rewards. If this type of incentive can solve the problem in CIDCO company then why not here.”-A personal Manager tells the chairman of a company. Assumptions: I. The reason for workers dissatisfaction in both the companies was similar. II. Monetary incentives have universal appeal.

  

  

  

  

  

P3C, R5F, T8I, V12L, ?

  

  

  

  

Statements: Should octroi be abolished? Arguments: I. Yes. It will eliminate an important source of corruption. II. No. It will adversely affect government revenues.

  

  

  

  

  

P: The conditions of all the major roads in the city have deteriorated causing hardship to motorists. Q: The municipal authority have sanctioned significant amount to repair all the major roads in the city.

  

  

  

  

  

Statements: Some bricks are stones. Some stones are rocks. All rocks are clay. No clay is sand. Conclusions: I. Some stones are clay. II. Some bricks are sand. III. Some rocks are sand. IV. No brick is sand

  

  

  

  

  

2  4  8  14  22  ?

  

  

  

  

According to a military code, SYSTEM is SYSMET and NEARER is AENRER what is the code for FRACTION?

  

  

  

  

  

If x is a positive number, then which of the following fractions has the greatest value?

  

  

  

  

Sam and Rita was sitting in a park in the evening looking at the sunset to the horizon. What is the direction of their right hand side?

  

  

  

  

Which word does NOT belong with the others?

  

  

  

  

Which word does NOT belong with the others?

  

  

  

  

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?

  

  

  

  

  

If P+Q means P is the husband of Q;P+Q means P is the sister of Q and P*Q means P is the son of Q,which of the following shows A is the daughter of B?

  

  

  

  

In a certain code language ‘Ne Pe Le’ means ‘what is this’, ‘Bo Le Se’ means ‘is that okay’ and ‘Se Ni Di’ means ‘that was easy’. What is the code for ‘okay’ in that code language?

  

  

  

  

  

If the second term of a geometric progression is 2 and the sum of the series to infinityis 8, then the first term is

  

  

  

  

Which word does NOT belong with the others?

  

  

  

  

If E is the brother of F; F is the sister of G; and G is the father of H, how H is related to E?

  

  

  

  

  

Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which his the one that does not belong to that group?

  

  

  

  

  

Shamika is a 23 years old Science graduate passed in August 2008 with 52%marks. She is willing to work anywhere in India. She has cleared the selection test with 66%marks and interview with56% marks.

  

  

  

  

  

Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the that does not belong to that group?

  

  

  

  

  

Neha khoobchandani was born on 27th october1972. she has been working for the last seven years after her graduation in which she secured 65% marks. she has secured 45% and 55% marks in competitive written examination and interview respectively.

  

  

  

  

  

Which of the following groups of persons has the first person sitting between the next two?

  

  

  

  

  

If the word SHARP is written as 58034 and PUSH is written as 4658, then how will you write the word RUSH?

  

  

  

  

Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one thatdoes not belong to that group?

  

  

  

  

  

The wages of 10 workers for a six-day week is Rs. 1200. What are the one day’s wages of 4 workers?

  

  

  

  

K is brother of T. M is mother of K. W is brother of M. How is W related to T

  

  

  

  

  

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?

  

  

  

  

  

Prerna correctly remembers that last year the exams were held before June but after February, simran correctly remembers that last year the exams were before September but after April. In which month of the year were the definitely held?  

  

  

  

  

  

Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to that group?   

  

  

  

  

  

In H + I ÷ L, how is L related to H ?

  

  

  

  

  

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 the group?

  

  

  

  

Choose the odd one out in the below

  

  

  

  

  

Pointing to a boy in a photograph, Akhil  says, "He is the son of my mother's only son." How is Akhil related to that boy?

  

  

  

  

  

Nandini is the only daughter of Madan’s sister Sangita’s brother. How is Nandini related to Madan ?

  

  

  

  

  

How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a letter and immediately followed by a symbol?

  

  

  

  

  

In the expression ‘P + Q × T’ how is T related to P ? 

  

  

  

  

  

Statement: Many political activists have decided to stage demonstrations and block traffic movement in the city during peak hours to protest against the steep rise in prices of essential commodities. Courses of action: I. The Govt should immediately ban all forms 9f agitations in the country. II. The police authority of the city should deploy additional forces all over the city to help traffic movement in the city. III. The state administration should carry out  preventive arrests of the known criminals staying in the city.

  

  

  

  

  

2, 12, 30, 56, ?, 132, 182

  

  

  

  

Statement: Should the system of Lok Adalats and mobile courts be encouraged in India?   Arguments: I. Yes. It helps to grant speedy jusitice to the masses.  II. No. These courts are usually partial in garnting justice

  

  

  

  

  

if in a certain language , UTENSIL is coded as WVGPUKN, which word would be coded as DMSFXG?

  

  

  

  

  

A and B start walking, from a point, in opposite directions A cover 3km and B covers 4km. Then A turns right and walks 4km while B turns left and walks 3km. How far is each from the starting point?

  

  

  

  

  

Four of the following five are alike in a certainwaybased on their positions in the above arrangementand so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?

  

  

  

  

  

In a certain code, FORGE is written as FPTJI. How is CULPRIT written in that code?

  

  

  

  

Introducing a man, a woman said,“ his wife is the only daughter of my father”. How is the man related to the woman?

  

  

  

  

  

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?

  

  

  

  

  

Four of the following are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the seating arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?

  

  

  

  

  

If 'white' means 'black'; ‘black’ means 'red'; 'red' means 'blue', ‘blue’ means 'yellow' ;'yellow" means ‘ grey', then which of the following represents the colour of clear sky

  

  

  

  

  

Y is to the East of X, which is to the North of Z. If P is to the South of Z, then P is in which direction with respect to Y?

  

  

  

  

  

How many such vowels are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a number and immediately followed by a consonant?

  

  

  

  

  

If P$Q means P is father of Q, P#Q means P is mother of Q, P*Q means P is sister of Q, then how is related to N in N #L$P*Q?

  

  

  

  

  

Statements: Some files are covers. All covers are keys. All keys are locks. Some locks are doors. Conclusions: I. Some doors are keys. II. Some doors are covers.III. All keys are covers. IV. Some doors are files.

  

  

  

  

  

IF in a certain language FASHION is coded as  FOIHSAN, how is PROBLEM coded in that code?

  

  

  

  

  

12846 x 593 + 12846 x 407 = ?

  

  

  

  

In a certain code CURATIVE is written as BSVDDUHS. How is STEAMING written in that code?

  

  

  

  

  

museum, curator, curio, antiques, pantheon

  

  

  

  

Pointing to a picture, Andrew said, "He is the only son of the only daughter of the father of my brother." How Andrew is related to the man in the photograph?

  

  

  

  

  

Amit Narayan was born on 28th May 1974. He has been working in the Advances. Department of a bank for the past eleven years after completing his B Sc Degree with 65 percent marks. He has secured 55 percent marks in the Group Discussion and 50 percent marks in the Interview.

  

  

  

  

  

Meenakshi, the daughter of an ex-employee of ABC Medical college, was born on 23rd October, 1980. she has passed her B.Sc. with 58% marks. she can pay only ? 20,000 as deposit

  

  

  

  

  

What percentage of number from 1to 70 have squares that end in the digit 1?

  

  

  

  

In certain code, TELEPHONE is written as ENOHPELET How is ALIGATOR written in that code?

  

  

  

  

If 'I' is added to the second digit in each number and ' 1' is subtracted from the third digit in each number and then if the positions of the first and third digits in each number are interchanged, then which of the following number will be the highest?

  

  

  

  

  

Deepak said to Nitin, “That boy playing foot ball is the younger of the two brothers of the daughter of my father’s wife. “How is the boy playing foot ball related to Deepak?

  

  

  

  

  

(7.5 x 7.5 +37.5+ 2.5 x 2.5) is equal to:

  

  

  

  

80, 75, 65, 50,               .

  

  

  

  

Three candidates contested an election and received 1136, 7636 and 11628 votes respectively. What percentage of the total votes did the winning candidate get?

  

  

  

  

5, 9, 15, 19,                .

  

  

  

  

Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?

  

  

  

  

Jenifer did her MD after doing her MBBS. she is ready to execute 3 years bond of service. she has good command over local language as well as Hindi. she has practised for 5 years in a remote village out of her love for social service. she has obtained 77%,88%, 47% and 56% at SSC, HSC, MBBS, and MD respectively

  

  

  

  

  

Chandrakant is a 30-year-old officer who has worked as sales representative for five years. He is a keen sportsman and actor and has won many prizes in college-university level events. He is ready to pay security deposit of ? 10,000 He has obtained 67%, 58% and 55% marks at B.Sc., WE and Diploma in Business. Management respectively

  

  

  

  

  

What is the position of A with respect to his grandchild?

  

  

  

  

  

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

  

  

  

  

  

Rajan is the brother of sachin and manick is the father of Rajan. Jagat is the brother of Priya and priya is the daughter of sachin. Who is the uncle of  Jagat?

  

  

  

  

X-Z means X is the mother of Z;X*Z means X is the father of Z and X+Z means X is the daughter of Z.Now ,if M-N*T+Q than which of the following is not true?

  

  

  

  

  

42 3.5 73 26.25 118.125

  

  

  

  

  

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 3 9 31 128 651 3913

  

  

  

  

  

Hrishikesh is a B.Com. Graduate with 58% marks and has done postgraduate diploma in Management with specialization in Personnel with 75% marks. He cleared the selection test with 60% marks and the interview with 62% marks. He had completed 24 years of age on 15th September 2007. He is willing to work anywhere in India.

  

  

  

  

  

Kailash faces towards north. Turnings to his right, he walks 25 meters. He then turns to his left and walks 30 meters. Next, he moves 25 meters to his right. He then turns to the right and moves 40 metres. In  which direction is he now from his starting point?

  

  

  

  

  

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?  

  

  

  

  

  

If MADRAS can be written as ARSARS, how can ARKONAM be written in that code?

  

  

  

  

3 2 3 6 12 37.5 115.5

  

  

  

  

  

2  3  4  6  8  ?  16  24

  

  

  

  

If in a certain language .TRIANGLE is coded as SQHZMFKD which word would be coded as DWZLOKD?

  

  

  

  

  

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