# Reasoning MCQ for SBI PO/Clerk 2018: 12 May

## Reasoning MCQ for SBI PO/Clerk 2018: 12 May

Directions (Q.1-3) : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
There are five persons Anuj, Kunal, Saurav, Rahul and Harish. Each of them has different height and different age. The one who is the tallest is not the youngest. Kunal is older than only Harish. Saurav is older than Rahul but  shorter than him. Only one person is taller than Rahul. Anuj is the shortest  while younger than only Saurav and Rahul. Only two persons are shorter than Saurav.
1. Who is the third tallest person?
1) Saurav                  2) Rahul                       3) Harish
4) Kunal                   5) Can’t be deteermined
2. If the five persons are made to sit in a line according to their height, first in ascending order, then in descending order, then whose position will remain the same in both the arrangements?
1) Harish                   2) Rahul                       3) Kunal                       4) Saurav                                  5) None of these
3. Who amongst the following is older than Kunal but younger than Rahul?
1) Harish                   2) Saurav                     3) Anuj                         4) Can’t be determined          5) None of these
4. One morning after sunrise Nandan and Kunal were taking to each other face to face in the park. If Kunal’s shadow was exactly to the right of Nandan, which direction Kunal was facing?
1) South                     2) East                          3) West
4) North                    5) Can’t be determined
5. In the given question five statements are given followed by five options on the statement, one of the options definitely does not follow. Identify that option and mark it as your answer.
Statements :
I. P is to the South of M.
II. L is to the West of M.
III. N is to the South-West of M.
IV. M is to the North-West of T.
V. N, P and T are in a line.
1) L is to the North of N.                               2) P is to the South of L.                           3) N is to the West of T.
4) T is to the East of P.                                  5) T is to the South-East  of L.
Directions (Q. 6-8) : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
‘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’
‘P @ Q’ means ‘P is not greater than Q’
In each question, statements showing relationship have been given, which are followed by four conclusions I, II and III and IV. Assuming that given statements are true, find out which conclusion(s) is/are definitely true.
6. Statements : R @ C, C # Q, Q \$ M, M * P
Conclusions : I. P \$ C                                    II. C * M                      III. R \$ M                                  IV. C * M
1) None is true          2) Only I is true           3) Only II is true          4) Only III is true                     5) Only IV is true
7. Statements : O * T, T \$ F, F % E, E @ B
Conclusions : I. B # F                                    II. E * T                        III. O * F                                   IV. T \$ B
1) Only I, II and III are true                         2) Only I, II and IV are true
3) Only II, III and IV are true                      4) Only I, III and IV are true
5) All I, II, III and IV are true
8. Statements : N # P, K @ I, I \$ H, P * K
Conclusions : I. H * P                                   II. N # I                         III. P * H                                   IV. N * K
1) Only I and II are true                                2) Only I is true                               3) Only III and IV are true
4) Only II is true                                              5) Only IV is true
9. Statement: Railways have decided to provide the ‘buy tickets now and pay later’ service for any Express trains.
Which of the following will be an effect of the above step taken by the Railway?
1) People will get some grace period for paying their dues.
2) Passenger will have to pay more charges for their ticket.
3) Lot of passenger will not pay their dues after travelling in the train.
4) Railways have to keep a track record of the passengers who are travelling on this scheme
5) Railway may  bear losses on these kind of scheme
10. Statement: From the first of July 2017 people have to pay more on the services of banking, insurance and mutual funds.
Assumptions:
A) Government has increased the service charge on banking and insurance schemes.
B) Banking and other insurance provider companies were running in losses
C) Government is trying to promote the banking and Insurance Industry in India
D) Lot of people are deprived of Insurance and banking services in India
1) Only  A and C       2) Only B and D   3) Only A               4) Only B               5) Only C

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