# “DAILY HANDOUTS”- Part-I

“DAILY HANDOUTS”- Part-I:
Dear Aspirants, “Practice makes a man perfect” is a most popular proverb. Practice means constant use of one’s intellectual and aesthetic powers. Perfect means‘ideal’, complete and excellent’. Proper planning and practice promote perfect performance. Constant practice also sharpens talents.

To give more practice to you, to make your practice hours more, to make us a part of your success, our team planned a new session of“Daily Handouts”.
In this particular session we will give you questions with options and without answers or explanations. You have to solve by your own and if there is any doubt arises while solving or unable to solve the questions or facing any sort of problems means you can comment bellow IBPS GUIDE team will help you out to solve the problem.
Thank you. Hope it will help you more in your success and one more thing you cancomment the answers to help others also.

Today’s Handouts:
REASONING ABILITY

(1 – 5) Study the given information and answer the question:
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 rearrangement:
(All the numbers are two digit numbers)
Input : rope 21 earn 92 11 bold 68 wear flap 85
Step I : bold rope 21 earn 92 68 wear flap 85 11
Step II : earn bold rope 92 68 wear flap 85 11 21
Step III : flap earn bold rope 92 wear 85 11 21 68
Step IV : rope flap earn bold 92 wear 11 21 68 85
Step V : wear rope flap earn bold 11 21 68 85 92
Step V is the last step of the above arrangement as the intended output of arrangement is obtained.
As per the rules followed in the given steps, find the appropriate steps for the given input.
Input : year 54 goal 78 area 97 49 last 22 real
1. In step IV. which element/s appear/s exactly between ‘97’ and ‘area’ ?
a)  Only ‘goal’
b)  Both ‘year’ and ‘78’
c)  Only ‘year’
d)  Only ‘54’
e)  Both ‘54’and ‘78’
2. How many elements are there between ‘real’ and ‘54’ in the last step ?
a)  Three
b)  Five
c)  Four
d)  More than five
e)  Two
3. Which of the following is the fifth element to the right of’goal’ in step II ?
a)  97
b)  real
c)  last
d)  54
e)  78
4. Which of the following represent the third and the seventh elements from the left of the first step?
a)  54,97
b)  goal, 97
c)  78, last
d)  goal, 49
e)  54, 495
5. What is the position of ’last’ from the left of ‘22’ in step IV?
a)  Second
b)  Third
c)  Seventh
d)  Fifth
e)  Fourth

QUANTITATIVE APTITUDE

(1 – 5)The question consists of a question and two statements I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and choose the appropriate option :
1. There is a path 3 m wide all around outside of a rectangular garden. What is the cost of gravelling the path @ Rs. 4.80 per m2?
(I) The sum of squares of length and breadth of the rectangular plot is 400 m.
(II) Area of the rectangular plot is 192 m2.
A.  the data in both the statements I& II together are necessary to answer the question.
B.  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.
C.  the data in both the statements I& II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
D.  the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
E.  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

2. How long does C alone take to finish a piece of work?
(I) A takes 20 days to finish the same piece of work. C is 25% more efficient than A.
(II) A and B together can finish the same piece of work in 62∕3, days. B and C together can finish the same piece of work in 62∕13 days and C and A can finish the same piece of work in 88∕9 days.
A.  the data in both the statements I& II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
B.  the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
C.  the data in both the statements I& II together are necessary to answer the question.
D.  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
E.  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.

3. Among five friends, A, B, C, D and E each being 9, 12, 15, 17 and 20 years old. who is the youngest of them all ?
(I) E is older than only two people. C’s age is an even number among the given ages. B is older than D. B’s age is less than 16 years.
(II) A is 17 year old. B is older than D but younger than E. E’s age is not an even number among the given ages.
A.  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
B.  The data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question
C.  The data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question
D.  The data either in statement I alone or statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question
E.  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.

4. What is the speed of the river current ? (in kmph)
(I) The speed of the boat in still water is 18 kmph.
(II) The total time taken by the boat to travel from point A to B and again come back to the starting point (A) is 810 minutes.
A.  the data in both the statements I& II together are necessary to answer the question.
B.  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.
C.  the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
D.  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.
E.  The data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question

5. Ajay invested a certain sum of money in scheme A which offers compound interest (compounded annually) at a certain rate of interest. What is the rate of interest (p. c. p. a)?
(I) The sum invested by Ajay amounts to Rs. 5,290/in 2 years and Rs. 6,083 50 in 3 years in scheme A.
(II) The sum Invested by Ajay in scheme A is Rs. 4,000.
A.  the data in both the statements I& II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
B.  the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
C.  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.
D.  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.
E.  the data in both the statements I& II together are necessary to answer the question.