Reasoning Quiz for SBI Clerk

Reasoning Quiz for SBI Clerk

1. In a certain code language, TOWN is written as AHDG. How is BUWPTU written in that code language?

1) IMDIBN      2) INDIAN      3) INEIBN       4) INDPEN      5) None of these

2. How many meaningful English words can be formed by using the letters R, I, A, L only once? If only one word can be formed mark X as your answer. If no such word can be formed mark Q as your answer. If only two such words can be formed mark R as your answer. If three such words can be formed mark T as your answer and if more than three such words can be formed mark Z as your answer.
1) X                 2) Q                 3) R                 4) T                  5) Z

3. Jitender faces towards south. Turning to his right, he walks 30 metres. He then turns to the left and walks 40 metres. He further moves 30 metres to his right. Then, he turn to his right and again walks 70 metres. Finally, he turn to his right and moves 20 metres. What is the shortest distance between the initial point and the final point?
1) 40 metres     2) 45 metres     3)  metres         4) 50 metres     5) None of these

Directions (Q. 4-5): Study the following information to answer the given questions.
In a six-letter English word (which may or may not be meaningful) there are three letters between L and E. R is placed on the immediate right of E, which is on the immediate right of V. A is between B and L and L, is at the right end of the row. All the above letters are six alphabets of the names of the persons and all are looking towards south.

4. Which of the following is correct with respect to the above information?

1) B is between A and R.         2) E is between R and V.
3) R is between B and E.         4) All the above
5) None of these

5. If all the persons are looking towards north then the first letter of all the names will be in the order

1) REBVAL     2) VERLAB     3) VERBAL     4) VARBEL     5) None of these

Directions (Q. 6-10): In each question below are given two/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 with 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. Give 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.

(6-7): Statements: All books are novels.
No novel is a pen.
All pens are pencils.
6. Conclusions: I.No book is a pen.
II.All books being pencils is a possibility.

7. Conclusions: I.No pencil is a book.
II.All novels being pencils is a possibility.

8. Statements: Some cats are dogs.
All rats are dogs.
Conclusions:   I. All cats being rats is a possibility.
II. No rat is a cat.

(9-10): Statements: No boy is a postgraduate.
All girls are intelligent.

9. Conclusions: I. All boys being intelligent is a possibility.
II. No boy is a girl.

10. Conclusions: I. No intelligent is a postgraduate.
II. At least some intelligent are  postgraduates.

1. 2
2. 5
3. 4
4. 4
5. 3
6. 5
7. 2
8. 1
9. 1
10. 2

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