# Logical Reasoning Quiz for Banking | IBPS | SBI | RBI - 04 (CODED INEQUALITIES)

### CODED INEQUALITIES

Directions (1-5): In the following questions the symbols @, c, £, ? and \$ are used with the following meanings:
‘P  @ Q’ means P is not greater than Q.
‘P % Q’ means P is not smaller than Q.
‘P  * Q’  means P is neither smaller than nor equal to Q’.
‘P © Q’ means P is neither greater than nor equal to Q’.
‘P \$ Q’ means P is neither greater than nor smaller than Q’.
Now in each of the following questions, assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two conclusions I and II given below them is/are definitely true. Give answer.

1. Statements: M © D, D * K, K @ R, R * F
Conclusions:  I. F © K              II. D * F
III. M © R           IV. D * R

1           1)      None is true.
2           2)      Only I is true.
3           3)      Only II is true
4)      Only III is true
5           5)      Only IV is true

2. Statements : B \$ T, K \$ T, K @ R, R * F
Conclusions :  I. B \$ R              II. B © R
III. B \$ K             IV. B @ F

1             1)      Only either I or II and III are true.
2             2)      Only III is true.
3             3)      Only IV is true.
4             4)      Only III and IV are true.
5             5)      Only either I or II and III and IV are true.

3. Statements : W * B, B @ F , F © R , R \$ M
Conclusions :  I. W * F              II. M * B
III. R * B              IV. M * W

1)      Only  I and IV are true.
2          2)      Only II and III are true.
3          3)      Only I and III are  true.
4          4)      Only II and IV are true.
5          5)      None of these.

4. Statements : E @ K, K \$ T, T © N, B % N
Conclusions :  I. T % E              II. K © N
III. B * T              IV. B * E
1            1)      Only  I, II and III are true.
2)      Only II, III and IV are true.
3            3)      Only I, III and IV are  true.
4)      All  are true.
5            5)      None of these.

5. Statements : Z \$ B, B % M, M © F, F @ R
Conclusions :  I. Z * R              II. F * B
III. R * M           IV. M @ Z
1)      Only  I and II are true.
2)      Only II, III and IV are true.
3          3)      Only III and IV are  true.
4          4)      Only I or IV and II are true.
5          5)      None of these.

Directions (6-10): In the following questions, certain symbols are used with the following meanings:
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 smaller than B.
A * B means A is neither greater than nor equal to B.
A @ B means A is not smaller than B.
Now in each of the following questions, assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two conclusions I and II given below them is/are definitely true. Give answer

A)     if only conclusion I is true;
B)     if only conclusion II is true;
C)      if either I or II is true;
D)     if neither I nor II is true; and
E)      if both I and II are true.

6. Statements : P \$ Q, R @ S, P * R
Conclusions : I. Q * R
II. P # S

7. Statements : U \$ V, W * X, U @ X
Conclusions : I. V @ X
II. V * X

8. Statements : K # T, D \$ F, T * F
Conclusions : I. K * D
II. D \$ T

9. Statements : M\$N, G@H, N?H
Conclusions : I. M @ H
II. M \$ G

10. Statements: G@M, N#L, G*L
Conclusions: I. G @ N
II. L \$ M

Directions (11-15): In the following questions, the symbols @, &, *, \$ and ? are used
with the following meanings:
P ? Q means P is either equal to or smaller than Q.
P \$ Q means P is neither greater than nor smaller than Q.
P*Q means P is either greater than or equal to Q.
P @ Q means P is smaller than Q.
P & Q means P is greater than Q.
Now in each of the following questions, assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two conclusions I and II given below them is/are definitely true. Give answer
A)     if only conclusion I is true;
B)     if only conclusion II is true;
C)      if either 1 or II is true;
D)     if neither I nor II is true; and
E)      if both I and II are true.

11. Statements:  K\$M, N&M, J@K
Conclusions: I. J ? M
II. K \$ N

12. Statements : K @ R, L & B, B ? K
Conclusions : I. B ? R
II. R * L

13. Statements : J*M, W\$E, J@W
Conclusions : I. M ? W
II. J ? E

14. Statements : R @ S, S ? U, T \$ R
Conclusions : I. T @ S
II. T ? U

15. Statements : A*B, B ? C, C @ D
Conclusions :  I. A \$ D
II. B @ D

1. A
2. A
3. B
4. D
5. C
6. A
7. C
8. E
9. D
10. B
11. D
12. D
13. D
14. A
15. B