Practice Reasoning Questions For NICL AO Prelims 2017 (Input – Output& Seating Arrangement)

[Dated: 20th May] Practice Reasoning Questions For NICL AO Prelims 2017 (Input – Output& Seating Arrangement):

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

Directions (Q. 1-5): Study the given information carefully and answer the given 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 an input and rearrangement. (All the numbers are two-digit numbers):Input: 82 world 78 64 stop 72 never queen
Step I:64 world 78 stop 72 never queen 82
Step II:64 72 world stop never queen 78 82
Step III:64 72 never stop queen world 78 82
Step IV:64 72 never queen stop world 78 82
And Step IV is the last step of the above arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained.
As per the rules followed in the given steps, find out the appropriate steps for the given input.
Input:run 24 care 56 pair 58 more ball 34 18 hair 44

1). Which of the following elements comes exactly between ’34’ and ‘pair’ in step III?
a)  Only ‘hair’ and ’44’
b)  Only ‘run’ and ‘care’
c)  ‘run’, ‘care and ‘more’
d)  ‘more’, ‘care’ and ’56
e)  None of these

2). How many steps will die required to complete the above input?
a)  Five
b)  Six
c)  Seven
d)  Eight
e)  None of these

3). Which element is fourth to the right of the tenth element from the right end in the second-last step?
a)  hair
b)  pair
c)  44
d)  run
e)  None of these

4). What is the position of ‘more’ in the last step?
a)  Sixth from the left
b)  Fifth from the right
c)  Seventh from the right
d)  Sixth from the right
e)  None of these

5). How many elements are there between ‘ball’ and ‘more’ in Step IV?
a)  One
b)  Two
c)  Three
d)  Four
e)  None of these

Directions (Q. 6-11): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions below:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. Each of them has a mobile of a different company viz, Samsung, Nokia, LG, HTC, Lenovo, Moto C, Apple and Intex, but not necessarily in the same order.
·       Only two persons sit between G and the one who has Apple.
·       Only one person sits between E and the one who has Nokia.
·       B sits second to the left of the one who has Nokia.
·       H is an immediate neighbour of D. The one who has LG sits second to the right of H. D is not an immediate neighbour of B or E and he does not have Apple.
·       E sits second to the left of the one who has Apple.
·       Only three people sit between the one who has LG and  the one who has HTC. F sits second to the left of the one who has HTC.
·       H does not have Lenovo. The one who has Lenovo is not an immediate neighbour of G or H.
·       C sits on the immediate left of the one who has Lenovo.
·       The one who has Intex sits on the immediate right of the one who has Samsung.
6). Who among the following has Moto G?
a)  A
b)  B
c)  H
d)  C
e)  None of these

7). Who among the following sits exactly between B and the one who is on the immediate right of A?
a)  The one who has Lenovo
b)  The one who is opposite D
c)  The one who has Intex
d)  The one who has Moto G
e)  None of these

8). How many persons sit between the one who has Samsung and the one who has Lenovo?
a)  One
b)  Two
c)  Three
d)  Four
e)  None of these

9). Which of the following statements is/are true?
a)  Only one person sits between C and G.
b)  The one who has HTC sits second to the left of C.
c)  G has Intex.
d)  The one who has Samsung sits second to the left of A.
e)  None of these

10). C has which of the following mobiles?
a)  Apple
b)  Lenovo
c)  Moto G
d)  Nokia
e)  None of these

11). What is the position of G with respect to the one who has Intex?
a)  Second to the left
b)  Third to the right
c)  Third to the left
d)  Fifth to the left
e)  None of these

Directions (Q. 1-5):In the rearrangement numbers are arranged on both ends with the lowest number coming at leftmost place and the highest number at the rightmost place. Then the second lowest number Comes after the lowest number and the second highest comes before the highest and so on. After the numbers have been arranged words are arranged in the same manner. The words that come first and last alphabetically are arranged at leftmost and rightmost places respectively followed by other words in the same manner.

Input:run 24 care 56 pair 58 more ball 34 18 hair 44
Step I: 18 run 24 care 56 pair more ball 34 hair 44 58
Step II: 18 24 run care pair more ball 34 hair 44 56 58
Step  III: 18 24 34 run care pair more ball hair 44 56 58
Step IV: 18 24 34 ball care pair more hair run 44 56 58
Step V: 18 24 34 ball care more hair pair run 44 56 58
Step VI: 18 24 34 ball care hair more pair run 44 56 58
1). B)
2). B)
3). A)Fourth to the right of the tenth element from the right = (10 – 4 =) 6th from the right, end ie ‘hair’
4). D)
5). B)

Directions (Q. 6-10):

6). B)
7). A)
8). C)
9). D)
10). A)
11). C)