## 3 Sep 2016

### IBPS PO/Clerk 2016 - Practice Reasoning Questions

IBPS PO/Clerk 2016 - Practice Reasoning Questions Set-3:
Dear Readers, Important Practice Reasoning Questions with explanation for Upcoming IBPS PO/Clerk Exams was given here with explanation, candidates those who are preparing for those exams can use this practice questions.

Directions (Q. 1-5): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the questions. Read both the statements and
Give answer (a) if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question
Give answer (b) if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question
Give answer (c) if the data either in statement I or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question
Give answer (d) if the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question
Give answer (e) if the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question

1). What is the colour of white snow in a colour code?
I. ‘Green’ is called ‘Black’, ‘Black’ is called Blue, and ‘Blue’ is called ‘Red’.
II. ‘Red’ is called ‘White’ and ‘White’ is called ‘Orange’.

2). Who is oldest among Peter Kelvin, Joseph and Jason?
I. Jason is older than Peter and Joseph.
II. Kevin is younger than Joseph.

3). Six people P, Q, R, S, T and U are seated around a circular table and are equidistant from each other. Who is 2nd to the right of T?
I. P is to the immediate left of Q and Q sits opposite R.
II. S is to the immediate left of U.

4). How is ‘happy’ written in a code language?
I. ‘I happy today’ is written as ‘ke ne que’ and ‘today happy day’ is written as ‘ke joi ne’.
II. ‘I play’ is written as ‘qua pa’.

5). H is the mother of J. How is J related to V?
I. V is the only daughter of H.
II. V is the sister of J.

Directions (Q. 6–10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
Seven players A, B, C, D, E, F and G from India from seven different states – Assam, Rajasthan, Telangana, Tamil Nadu, Andra Pradesh, Odisha and Maharashtra are participate in the Olympics games but not necessarily in the same order. All of them participate in seven different games, viz Badminton, Archery, Wrestling, Hockey, Golf, Gymnastics and Shooting, but not necessarily in the same order. The one who participates in Wrestling does not belong to Andra Pradesh. D is from Telangana and he does not participate in Hockey. The one who is from Tamil Nadu participates in Badminton. The one who is from Tamil Nadu participates in Badminton. The one who is from Rajasthan does not participate in Hockey or Golf. A is from Maharashtra. G is from Assam and participates in Gymnastics. C participates in Shooting but he is neither from Odisha nor from Andra Pradesh. B participates in Archery and E participates in Wrestling.

6). D participates in which of the following games?
a)   Wrestling
b)   Archery
c)   Golf
d)   Cannot be determined
e)   None of these

7). Who among the following participates in Hockey?
a)   D
b)   A
c)   E
d)   Cannot be determined
e)   None of these

8). F is from which of the following states?
a)   Assam
b)   Telangana
d)   Odisha
e)   None of these

9). Which of the following combinations is correct?
a)   B – Andra Pradesh - Archery
b)   E – Telangana - Wrestling
c)   D – Telangana - Hockey
d)   All of these
e)   None of these

10). The one who is from Rajasthan participates in which of the following games?
a)   Hockey
b)   Gymnastics
c)   Golf
d)   Shooting
e)   None of these

1. B  2. E  3. E  4. D  5. A  6. C 7. B 8. C 9. A 10. d

Direction (01 to 05):
1).
Colour of white snow is ‘white’.
From II ‘white’ is called ‘orange’
So, the white snow is ‘orange’
So, data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
2).
I. Jason > (Peter and Joseph)
II. Joseph > Kevin
So, from both statements, Jason is oldest among all.
So, data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
3). e
4).
I. I happy today = ke ne que … (i)
Today happy day = kejoi ne … (ii)
From (i) and (ii), the code of ‘happy’ = ke or ne
II. I play = que pa
So, from both statements, the code of happy cannot exactly determined.
So, the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
5).  A
Direction (06 to 10):

 Player States Game A Maharashtra Hockey B Andra Pradesh Archery C Rajasthan Shooting D Telangana Golf E Odisha Wrestling F Tamil Nadu Badminton G Assam Gymnastics