# IBPS Clerk Reasoning Ability Online Test 9 Practice Questions

1.
Directions(Q.1 to Q.2 ):

Study the given information carefully and answer the given questions :

Twenty students are standing in a straight line facing north. Rina is standing sixth from the left end There are only three students between Rina and Shweta. Radha is standing exactly between Shweta and Rina. Tina is standing sixth to the right of Radha. Anita is standing fourth from the right end of the line. There are more than four students between Rina and Tina.

How many people are standing between Anita and Tina ?

a

Three

b

None

c

One

d

Two

e

More than three

2.

What is Shweta’s position with respect to Anita ?

a

Eighth to the left

b

Sixth to the left

c

Ninth to the left

d

Seventh to the left

e

None of these

3.

How many such pairs of letters are there in the word WONDERS, each of which has as many letters between them in the word (in both forward and backward directions) as they have between them in the English alphabetical series ?

a

One

b

More than three

c

Two

d

Three

e

None

4.

In a certain code language, ’DRINK’ is coded as ’JMHQC’ and ’BLOTS’ is coded as ’RSNKA’. In the same code language, ’HONEY’ will be coded as ’________’.

a

XDMNG

b

DXMGN

c

XDMOG

d

GNMDX

e

Cannot be determined

5.

’Talk’ is related to ’Speak’ in a certain way. Similarly, ’Honest’ is related to ’Truthful’. Following the same logic, ’Listen’ is related to ’______’.

a

Music

b

Ignore

c

Hear

d

Ears

e

Sound

6.
Directions(Q.6 to Q.10 ):

Study the following arrangement of letters, numbers and symbols carefully and answer the questions given below :

K Q # 6 Y & S % A 7 $R F * G 5 Z L 4 : H M © 1 E 2 9 D 3 @ 8 If all the symbols from the given arrangement are deleted, then which of the following will represent the fourth element to the right of S and the fifth element to the left of H respectively? a R, 4 b F, G c R, G d F, Z e S, 4 7. What will come in place of question mark (?) in the following series? K68 #&3 Y%2 S7M (?) a A$Z

b

7RZ

c

7FL

d

ARZ

e

AF4

8.

Which of the following will be ninth to the right of the sixteenth element from the right end of the given arrangement?

a

4

b

9

c

d

M

e

E

9.

How many alphabet are there in the English alphabetical order between the thirteenth element from the left end and the tenth element from the right end of the given arrangement?

a

6

b

4

c

11

d

9

e

7

10.

How many numbers are there between the tenth element from the right end and the twelfth element from the left end of the given arrangement?

a

One

b

Three

c

Two

d

None

e

More than three

11.
Directions(Q.11 to Q.13 ):

Study the given information carefully and answer the given questions :

Among six people - A, B, C, D, E and F each of a different age, A is younger than only D. Only three people are younger than C. F is younger than E. F is not the youngest.

If E’s age is 16 years, then which of the following may be B’s age ?

a

17 years

b

18 years

c

19 years

d

22 years

e

12 years

12.

How many people are younger than E ?

a

Four

b

Two

c

One

d

Three

e

More than four

13.

Who amongst the following is the youngest ?

a

C

b

A

c

B

d

E

e

None of these

14.
Directions(Q.14 to Q.18 ):

In each of the questions below, two statements are given followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from the commonly known facts and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding the commonly known facts.

Statements :

All sparrows are birds.

No bird is a reptile.

Conclusions :

I. No sparrow is a reptile.

II. Some reptiles are sparrows.

a

if only Conclusion II follows

b

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

c

if only Conclusion I follows

d

if either Conclusion I or II follows

e

if both Conclusion I and II follow

15.

Statements :

All laptops are computers.

Some laptops are notebooks.

Conclusions :

I. Some notebooks are computers.

II. All notebooks are computeis.

a

if only Conclusion II follows

b

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

c

if either Conclusion I or II follows

d

if only Conclusion I follows

e

if both Conclusion I and II follow

16.

Statements :

All rows are lines.

All lines are queues.

Conclusions :

I. All rows are queues.

II. Atleast some queues are lines.

a

if only Conclusion II follows

b

if only Conclusion I follows

c

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

d

if either Conclusion I or II follows

e

if both Conclusion I and II follow

17.

Statements :

Some participants are students.

Some students are boys.

Conclusions :

I. No boy is a participant.

II. All boys are participants.

a

if only Conclusion II follows

b

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

c

if only Conclusion I follows

d

if either Conclusion I or II follows

e

if both Conclusion I and II follow

18.

Statements :

Some rings are circles.

No circle is a square.

Conclusions :

I. No ring is a square.

II. All rings are squares.

a

if either Conclusion I or II follows

b

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

c

if only Conclusion II follows

d

if only Conclusion I follows

e

if both Conclusion I and II follow

19.
Directions(Q.19 to Q.23 ):

In these questions, relationships between different elements is shown in the statements. These statements are followed by two conclusions.

Statements :

D < E < F < G; K > F

Conclusions :

I. $mathrm{K}$

II. K > D

a

if either Conclusion I or II follows

b

if only Conclusion II follows

c

if only Conclusion I follows

d

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

e

if both Conclusions I and II follow

20.

Statements :

$mathrm{K} leq mathrm{L} leq mathrm{M}=mathrm{N} ; mathrm{P} geq mathrm{O} geq mathrm{M}$

Conclusions :

I. K < P

II. K = P

a

if only Conclusion II follows

b

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

c

if either Conclusion I or II follows

d

if only Conclusion I follows

e

if both Conclusions I and II follow

21.

Statements :

$mathrm{E}=mathrm{F}$

Conclusions :

I. H > I

II. $mathrm{E} geq mathrm{I}$

a

if only Conclusion I follows

b

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

c

if either Conclusion I or II follows

d

if only Conclusion II follows

e

if both Conclusions I and II follow

22.

Statements :

A > B > F > C; D > E > C

Conclusions:

I. C < A

II. B > D

a

if either Conclusion I or II follows

b

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

c

if only Conclusion I follows

d

if only Conclusion II follows

e

if both Conclusions I and II follow

23.

Statements :

$mathrm{R} geq mathrm{S} geq mathrm{T}>mathrm{U}>mathrm{X} ; mathrm{T}$

Conclusions :

I. R > X

II. X < W

a

if either Conclusion I or II follows

b

if only Conclusion II follows

c

if neither Conclusion I nor II follows

d

if only Conclusion I follows

e

if both Conclusions I and II follow

24.

Which of the following will come in the place of the question mark (?) in the following series based on the English alphabetical order ?

ZYW VUS RQO ? JIG

a

NMK

b

KMN

c

MNK

d

NLK

e

NML

25.
Directions(Q.25 to Q.29 ):

Study the given information carefully and answer the given questions :

Auditions for a show were held in seven different cities of India - Chennai, Bangalore, Cochin, Mumbai, Delhi, Bhopal and Kolkata, not necessarily in the same order, during the first seven months of the year 2011 (starting in January and ending in July). The auditions were held only in one city during a month. Auditions in only four cities were held between the Kolkata audition and the Cochin audition. The Kolkata audition was not held in June. Only one audition was held between the Kolkata audition and the Bangalore audition. The Chennai audition was held immediately after the Kolkata audition. The Delhi audition was held immediately before the Bhopal audition. The Bhopal audition was not held in May.

During March, the audition was held in which of the following cities ?

a

Kolkata

b

Mumbai

c

Chennai

d

Bangalore

e

None of these

26.

Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given sequence and hence form a group. Which one does not belong to the group ?

a

June — Cochin

b

May — Delhi

c

January — Kolkata

d

March — Bangalore

e

February — Chennai

27.

The audition in Mumbai was held in which of the following months?

a

July

b

March

c

May

d

February

e

None of these

28.

How many auditions were held between the Mumbai audition and the Chennai audition ?

a

Three

b

One

c

Two

d

None

e

More than three

29.

Which of the following statements is true according to the given sequence ?

a

Kolkata audition was held in January

b

Cochin audition was held before May

c

Delhi audition was held in April

d

The Mumbai audition was held in July

e

None is true

30.

Which of the following will come next in the following series ?

0 9 0 1 9 0 1 2 9 0 1 2 3 9 0 1 2 3 4 9 0 1 2 3 4 5 9 0 1 2 3 4 5

a

9

b

0

c

6

d

7

e

4

31.
Directions(Q.31 to Q.35 ):

Study the given information carefully and answer the given questions :

Eight people – J, K, L, M, N, O, P and Q – are sitting around a circular table facing the centre, not necessarily in the same order. O is sitting third to the right of M. There is only one person sitting between M and J. There are only three people between J and K. P is an immediate neighbour of J. There are only three people between P and L. N is second to the right of P.

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

a

QO

b

MN

c

PQ

d

KL

e

KO

32.

How many people are sitting between K and P when counted from the right side of K ?

a

Two

b

Three

c

One

d

None

e

More than three

33.

What is N’s position with respect to K ?

a

Second to the right

b

Third to the left

c

Second to the left

d

Third to the right

e

Fourth to the left

34.

Which of the following is true regarding the given arrangement?

a

P is second to the left of O

b

N is an immediate neighbour of J

c

M is an immediate neighbour of K

d

There are four people between N and O

e

None is true

35.

Who is sitting second to the left of the one who is sitting second to the left of Q ?

a

N

b

L

c

M

d

K

e

J

Rate This:
NaN / 5 - 1 votes

### IBPS Clerk Reasoning Ability Online Test 9 Practice Questions

» Your comments will be displayed only after manual approval.