SSC Reasoning Ability Practice Questions (Day-09)

Dear Aspirants, The SSC Exams are going on at national level. Millions of candidates have eagerly prepared for the ongoing SSC exams such as CGL, CHSL, MTS, CPO, JE etc. SSC exams are usually conducted by the Staff Selection Commission to recruit the eligible candidates for various Central government departments. Mostly the selection process for all the SSC exams consists of the single or double phase of written examination based on the examination. Due to that, the written exam consisted of a certain syllabus and exam pattern. By following those regulations, the written exam has been conducted through an online mode. Based on the latest updated exam pattern and syllabus, here we have drafted the Reasoning Ability questions on a daily basis. So aspirants start your practice session with us and mould your skill in a perfect shape.

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1)  A series is given with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

RP, DM, SQ, CL, TR, ?

(a) AJ

(b) US

(c) DM

(d) BK

2) A series is given with one term missing. Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.

-1, 1, 4, 9, 16, ?

(a) 24

(b) 27

(c) 26

(d) 36

3)  In the following question, two statements are given each followed by two conclusions I and II. You have to consider the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the given conclusions, if any, follows from the given statements.


(I) Some notes are coins.

(II) No coin is a card.


(I) All cards can be notes.

(II) Some notes are neither coins nor cards.

(a) Conclusion I follows

(b) Conclusion II follows

(c) Neither I nor II follows

(d) Both I and II follows

4)  If 27th December 2009 was a Thursday, then what day of the week was it on 1st March 2010?

(a) Thursday

(b) Friday

(c) Sunday

(d) Monday

5) Arrange the given words in the sequence in which they occur in the dictionary.

i) Obstacle

ii) Obscure

iii) Obsession

iv) Obstruct

(a) iii, iv, i, ii

(b) i, iv, iii, ii

(c) ii, iii, i, iv

(d) iv, iii, ii, i

6) In a certain code language, “REMINDER” is written as “SFNJMCDQ”. How is “STANDARD” written in that code language?





7) In the following question, select the missing number from the given series.

(a) 17

(b) 18

(c) 10

(d) 9

8)  If “A” denotes “added to”, “B” denotes “divided by”, “C” denotes “multiplied by” and “D” denotes “subtracted from”, then 116 B 29 C 6 A 24 D 45 = ?

(a) 4

(b) 3

(c) 5

(d) 6

9) Which set of letters when sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it?


(a) tpprpp

(b) ttprrp

(c) tpptpp

(d) ttpprp

10) A man is facing towards the east. He turns 270 degrees clockwise and then takes a right turn. Finally, he turns 90 degrees anticlockwise. Which direction is he facing now?

(a) West

(b) South

(c) North

(d) East

Answers :

1) Answer: D

2) Answer: B

3) Answer: A

Conclusion I follows

4) Answer: B

5) Answer: C

ii) obscure

iii) obsession

i) obstacle

iv) obstruct

6) Answer: C

7) Answer: C

W (23) – D(4) = 19

J (10) – E(5) = 5

Z (26) – P (16) = 10

8) Answer: B

116  B  29  C  6  A  24  D  45

= 116 ÷ 29 × 6 + 24 – 45

= 4 × 6 + 24 – 45

= 24 + 24 – 45

= 48 – 45 = 3

9) Answer: C

t r p r p t/ t r p r p t

10) Answer: C

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