Practice Reasoning Questions For SBI PO Prelims& NIACL 2017 (Input -Output& Data Sufficiency) :
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. Nos. 1-5): 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 96 gain 63 forest 38 78 deep house
Step I deep 96 gain 63 forest 38 78 house
Step II deep 38 96 gain 63 forest 78 house
Step III deep 38 forest gain 96 63 78 house
Step IV deep 38 forest 63 gain 96 78 house
Step Vdeep 38 forest 63 gain 78 96 house
Step VIdeep 38 forest 63 gain 78 house 96
and step VI is the last step of the rearrangement 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.
1). Input :train 59 47 25 over burden 63 sky
Which of the following steps will be the last but one?
e) None of these
2). Input :service 46 58 96 over there desk 15
Which of the following will be step VI?
a) desk 15 over service 46 58 96 there
b) desk 15 over 46 service there 58 96
c) desk 15 over 46 service 58 there 96
d) desk 15 over 46 service 58 96 there
e) There will be no such step
3). Step II of an input is ‘below 12 93 house floor 69 57 task’.
Which of the following will definitely be the input?
a) 93 house 69 57 below task floor 12
b) 93 house below 69 57 task floor 12
c) 93 house floor 69 57 task below 12
d) Cannot be determined
e) None of the above
4). Step III of an input is ‘art 24 day 83 71 54 star power’.
Which of the following steps will be the last?
e) None of these
5). Step II of an input is ‘cold 17 wave 69 never desk 52 43’.
How many more steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
e) None of the above
Directions (Q. 6-10):Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II even bellow it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer
a) if the data in statementI alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
b) if the data in statementII alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
c) if the dataeither in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
d) if the data inboth statement I and II together arenot sufficientto answer the question.
e) If the data inboth statementI and II together are necessary to answer the question.
6).Who among N, O, R, S, T and U got the highest marks in an exam?
I. N’s total marks was more than R and U and O’s marks was more than R.
II. O scored less than S. U scored more than S and T. No one scored marks between R and S or R and T.
7).Six persons P, Q, R, S, T and U are standing in a straight line in ascending order of their heights and are facing north. What is the position of T?
I. U is standing between P and Q. T is shorter than S, who is taller than P. Two persons are standing between T and U. T is taller than R.
II. P is not the shortest among them.
8).Who among A, B, C, D, E, F and G is second to the right of A? (All are sitting in a circle facing the centre.)
I. D is second to the right of C, who is third to the right of E.
II. B is third to the left of F. A is third to the right of G.
9).How is P related to S?
I. D is father of C and P is grandson of E, who is wife of D.
II. G is mother S and daughter-in-law of D.
10).How many pairs of letters are there in the word DISREGARD each of which has as many letters between them as in the English alphabetical series?
e) None of these
Explanation with answers key:
1). B) Inputtrain 59 47 25 over burden 63 sky
Step Iburden train 59 47 25 over 63 sky
Step IIburden 25 train 59 47 over 63 sky
Step IIIburden 25 over train 59 47 63 sky
Step IVburden 25 over 47 train 59 63 sky
Step Vburden 25 over 47 sky train 59 63
Step VIburden 25 over 47 sky 59 train 63.
2). E) Inputservice 46 58 96 over there desk 15
Step Idesk service 46 58 96 over there 15
Step IIdesk 15 service 46 58 96 over there
Step IIIdesk 15 over service 46 58 96 there
Step IV desk 15 over 46 service 58 96 there
Step V desk 15 over 46 service 58 there 96
Step VInot possible, i.e., no such step is possible.
3). D)Cannot be determined.
4). D)Step III art 24 day 83 71 54 star power
Step IV art 24 day 54 83 71 star power
Step Vart 24 day 54 power 83 71 star
Step VIart 24 day 54 power 71 83 star
Step VIIart 24 day 54 power 71 star 83
5). C) Step IIcold 17 wave 69 never desk 52 43
Step IIIcold 17 desk wave 69 never 52 43
Step IVcold 17 desk 43 wave 69 never 52
Step Vcold 17 desk 43 never wave 69 52
Step VI cold 17 desk 43 never 52 wave 69
Hence, four more steps are required.
6). D) From I.O>N>R, U
Hence statement I is not sufficient to answer the question.
From II.U> S> R> T>O
Hence statement II is not sufficient to, answer the question.
Both statement I and II even together are not sufficient to answer the question.
7). A)From I.P
Hence only I is sufficient to answer the question.
8). D)From both I and II.
Hence both are not sufficient to answer the question.
9). E)From both I and II.
Hence P is brother of S.
Both are sufficient In answer the question.
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