# Practice Reasoning Questions For IBPS 2017 Exams (Input Output)

Practice Reasoning Questions For IBPS 2017 Exams (Input Output):

Dear Readers, Important Practice Reasoning Questions with explanation for IBPS Exams 2017 was given here with explanation, candidates those who are preparing for Banking and all other Competitive exams can use this practice questions.

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Directions (Q. 1-5): Study the given information and answer the following questions.
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and its rearrangement:

Input: can now 18 16 27 all done 36 insert 49
Step I: 16 18 can now 27 all done 36 insert 49
Step II: 16 18 all can now 27 done 36 insert 49
Step III: 16 18 all can 27 36 now done insert 49
Step IV: 16 18 all can 27 36 done insert now 49
Step V: 16 18 all can 27 36 done insert 49 now
Step V is the last step of the rearrangement.
As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the following input.
Input: 57 19 professor male 28 correct 36 38 47 female doctor 51 study

1.Which element is third to the right of ‘female’ in Step V?

38
Professor
Study
51
None of these

Directions (Q. 1-5):
The machine rearranges the numbers and words in such a manner that the numbers are arranged in each alternate step in ascending order while words are also arranged in each alternate step in alphabetical order. In each alternate step two numbers and two words are arranged.
Input: 57 19 professor male 28 correct 36 38 47 female doctor 51 study
Step I: 19 28 57 professor male correct 36 38 47 female doctor 51 study
Step II: 19 28 correct doctor 57 professor male 36 38 47 female 51 study
Step III: 19 28 correct doctor 36 38 57 professor male 47 female 51 study
Step IV: 19 28 correct doctor 36 38 female male 57 professor 47 51 study
Step V: 19 28 correct doctor 36 38 female male 47 51 57 professor study
Step VI: 19 28 correct doctor 36 38 female male 47 51 professor study 57

2.What is the position of ‘male’ in the final step?

9th from the left
2nd from the right
8th from the left
5th from the right
None of these

3.Which of the following is the third element from the left end of Step III?

38
57
Correct
Doctor
None of these

4.Which step number is the following output?
19 28 correct doctor 36 38 female male 47 51 57 professor study

Step V
Step VI
Step VII
There is no such step.
None of these

5.How many steps will be required to complete the arrangement of the given input?

Five
Six
Seven
Eight
None of these

Directions (Q. 6-10): Study the given information and answer the following questions:
When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and its rearrangement. (All the numbers are two-digit numbers.)

Input : rocking 18 available 50 reach 89 gave 33 process 81 23 goal.
Step I: gave rocking 18 available 50 reach 33 process 81 23 goal 89
Step II: gave goal rocking 18 available 50 reach 33 process 23 81 89
Step III: gave goal reach rocking 18 available 33 process 23 50 81 89
Step IV: gave goal reach process rocking 18 available 23 33 50 81 89
Step V: gave goal reach process rocking available 18 23 33 50 81 89
Step V is the last step of the above arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out the appropriate steps for the given input.
Input: 23 technology 52 number 94 extra 31 playing 77 66 fabricate torcher
6.Which of the following would be at the 7th position from the left in Step III?

31
Fabricate
52
Playing
None of these
Directions (Q. 6-10):
The words are rearranged in increasing order of their length and in case of a tie, they are arranged according to the dictionary, from left to right. Numbers are rearranged in descending order from right to left. Each step arranges a word and a number.
Input: 23 technology 52 number 94 extra 31 playing 77 66 fabricate torcher
Step I. extra 23 technology 52 number 31 playing 77 66 fabricate torcher 94
Step II. extra number 23 technology 52 31 playing 66 fabricate torcher 77 94
Step III. extra number playing 23 technology 52 31 fabricate torcher 66 77 94
Step IV. extra number playing torcher 23 technology 31 fabricate 52 66 77 94
Step V. extra number playing torcher fabricate 23 technology 31 52 66 77 94
Step VI. extra number playing torcher fabricate technology 23 31 52 66 77 94

7.If in the last step all the words get rearranged in alphabetical order, which of the following words would retain its original position?

Fabricate
Extra
Playing
Number
None of these

8. In Step IV, if ‘extra’ is related to ‘94’ and ‘number’ is related to ‘77’ then ‘23’ is related to which of the following, if the same pattern is followed?

52
66
Fabricate
31
None of these

9.Which step number would be the following output?
extra number playing torcher 23 technology 31 fabricate 52 66 77 94

Step III
Step IV
Step V
There will be no such step.
None of these