4 Sep 2016

Mission IBPS PO 2016- Practice Reasoning Questions

Mission IBPS PO 2016- Practice Reasoning Questions  Set-2:
Dear Readers, Important Practice Reasoning Questions with explanation for Upcoming IBPS PO Exams was given here with explanation, candidates those who are preparing for those exams can use this practice questions.

Directions (01 to 05): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. Each one of them has a different profession viz. Driver, Dentists, Lawyer, Professor, Farmer, Accountant, Shop Keeper and Physician.
The Physician sits third to right of G. C is an immediate neighbor of G. Lawyer sits second to right of C. B sits third of H. H is neither Physician nor an Lawyer. Only one person sits between C and the Accountant. A and F are immediate neighbors of each other. Neither A nor F is a Physician. Driver sits second to right of A. Two people sit between D and the Dentists. D is not a Physician. Professor is not an immediate neighbor of the Physician. Farmer sits second to left of A.

1). What is the position of F with respect to the Physician?
a)   Immediate right
b)   Third to the left
c)   Second to the right
d)   Fourth to the left
e)   Second to the left

2). What is the profession of G?
a)   Shop Keeper
b)   Professor
c)   Farmer
d)   Accountant
e)   Lawyer

3). Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given seating arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
a)   E-Physician
b)   G-Driver
c)   A-Lawyer
d)   H-Shop Keeper
e)   D-Professor

4). Who sit(s) exactly between the Accountant and the Dentists?
a)   G and H
b)   The Physician
c)   The Driver
d)   C and B
e)   The Lawyer and the Shop Keeper

5). Which of the following is true with respect to the given seating arrangement?
a)   Driver sits second to the right of the Shop Keeper
b)   D is an immediate neighbor of G
c)   G is a Farmer
d)   The Farmer and the Accountant are immediate neighbors of each other
e)   Professor sits exactly between Lawyer and the Shop Keeper

Direction (06 to 10): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.
Input: world 32 73 verb 26 new desk 19
Step I: 73 world 32 verb 26 new desk 19
Step II: 73 desk world 32 verb 26 new 19
Step III: 73 desk 32 world verb 26 new 19
Step IV: 73 desk 32 new world verb 26 19
Step V: 73 desk 32 new 26 world verb 19
Step VI: 73 desk 32 new 26 verb world 19
And Step VII is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.

6). Step II of an input is: 51 brown 22 36 49 cloud sky red. How many more steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
a)   Three
b)   Four
c)   Five
d)   Six
e)   None of these

7). Step III of an input is : 58 dine 43 18 tower silver mat 24, which of the following will be step VI?
a)   58 dine 43 mat 24 silver 18 tower
b)   58 dine 43 mat 24 18 tower silver
c)   58 dine 43 mat 18 tower silver 24
d)   There will be no such step
e)   None of these

8). Input: 85 23 96 case over for 42 win. How many steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
a)   Four
b)   Seven
c)   Five
d)   Six
e)   None of these

9). Step IV of an input is: 63 car 51 eyes 25 36 store lane. Which of the following is definitely the input?
a)   Eyes car 25 63 36 51 store lane
b)   Eyes 25 car 63 51 36 store lane
c)   Eyes car 51 63 36 store lane
d)   Cannot be determined
e)   None of these

10). Input: field eyes 94 32 house rent 49 27 , Which of the following steps will be the last but one?
a)   VI
b)   V
c)   VII
d)   VIII
e)   None of these

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

Explanation:
Direction: (01 to 05):

Direction: (06 to 10):
6). Step I: Biggest number should be placed in the first position.
Step II: words in alphabetical order should be placed second
Step III: second biggest number is placed third. It continuous till all numbers are in descending order and words are in alphabetical order
Step II: 51 brown 22 36 49 cloud sky red
Step III: 51 brown 49 22 36 cloud sky red
Step IV: 51 brown 49 cloud 22 36 sky red
Step V: 51 brown 49 cloud 36 22 sky red
Step VI: 51 brown 49 cloud 36 red 22 sky
Hence 4 more steps are required to complete the arrangement.
7). Step I:   Biggest number should be placed in the first position.
Step II: words in alphabetical order should be placed second
Step III: second biggest number is placed third
It continues till all numbers in descending order and words are in alphabetical order
Step III:  58 dine 43 18 tower silver mat 24
Step IV:  58 dine 43 mat 18 tower silver 24
Step V:  58 dine 43 mat 24 18 tower  silver
Step VI:  58 dine 43 mat 24 silver 18 tower
8). Step I:   Biggest number should be placed in the first position.
Step II: words in alphabetical order should be placed second
Step III: second biggest number is placed third
It continues till all numbers in descending order and words are in alphabetical order
Input: 85 23 96 case over for 42 win
Step I: 96 85 23 case over for 42 win
Step II: 96 case 85 23 over for 42 win
Step III: 96 case 85 for 23 over 42 win
Step IV: 96 case 85 for 42 23 over win
Step V: 96 case 85 for 42 over 23 win
Hence, five steps are required to complete the arrangement.
9). Step I:   Biggest number should be placed in the first position.
Step II: words in alphabetical order should be placed second
Step III: second biggest number is placed third
It continues till all numbers in descending order and words are in alphabetical order
As the initial positions of the elements are not known, we cannot determine input.
10). Step I:   Biggest number should be placed in the first position.
Step II: words in alphabetical order should be placed second
Step III: second biggest number is placed third
It continues till all numbers in descending order and words are in alphabetical order
Input: field eyes 94 32 house rent 49 27
Step I: 94 field eyes 32 house rent 49 27
Step II: 94 eyes field 32 house rent 49 27
Step III: 94 eyes 49 field 32 house rent 27
Step IV: 94 eyes 49 field 32 house 27 rent
Hence third step is last but one step