# SSC Reasoning Ability Practice Questions (Day-14)

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) Three of the following four number-pairs are alike in a certain way and one is different. find the odd one out.

(a) 9 – 63

(b) 6 – 42

(c) 8 – 56

(d) 5 â€“ 40

2) Which option gives the two signs that need to be interchanged to make the given equation correct?

6 â€“ 20 Â 12 Ã— 7 + 1 = 70

(a) Ã· and +

(b) Ã— and â€“

(c) Ã— and +

(d) Ã· and Ã—

3) Â Select the correct alternative to indicate the arrangement of the following words in a logical and meaningful order.

1. Wall 2. Clay 3. HouseÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â  4. RoomÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â  5. Bricks

(a) 5, 2, 1, 4, 3

(b) 2, 5, 4, 1, 3

(c) 2, 5, 1, 4, 3

(d) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

4) Three of the following four words are alike in a certain way and one is different. Pick the odd word out.

(a) Groundnut

(b) Mustard

(c) Cumin

(d) Fennel

5) Two statement are given followed by three conclusion numbered I, II and III. Assuming the statements to be true, even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts, decide which of the conclusion logically follow(s) from the statements.

Statements

All rules are machines

Some machines are costly items

Conclusion

I) some rulers are costly items

II) some costly items are machines

(a) Both conclusion II and III follow

(b) Both conclusion I and II follow

(c) Only conclusion II follow

(d) Only conclusion I follows

6) Select the option that is related to the third letter-cluster in the same way as the second letter-cluster is related to the first letter-cluster.

CEGI : AGEK : : DFHJ : ?

(a) CHFI

(b) CGIK

(c) BHFL

(d) BDJK

7) Arrange the following words as per order in the dictionary

1) MaternityÂ  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â 2) Matriarchy

3) MatchboxÂ  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â  Â 4) Matricide

(a) 3, 1, 2, 4

(b) 4, 3, 1, 2

(c) 3, 4, 1, 2

(d) 1, 3, 4, 2

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

EDBA, KJHG, QPNM, ?

(a) WVTS

(b) WXUV

(c) WVST

(d) WVTX

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

463, 452, 439, 424, ?

(a) 407

(b) 413

(c) 419

(d) 411

10) At present, the ratio between the ages of Arun and Deepak is 4:3. After 6 years, Arun’s age will be 26 years. What is the age of Deepak at present?

(a) 12 years

(b) 15 years

(c) 14 years

(d) 25 years

9 x 7 = 63

All have same logic except (d)

6 â€“ 20 + 12 x 7 Â 1= 70

70 = 70

2 5 1 4 3

Except for groundnut all are a type of seeds

Correct sequence of words are –

Matchbox â†’ Maternity â†’ Matriarchy â†’ Matricide

So, there is one gap after 2-letter