Reasoning Quiz for Bank Exams 2015 - Set 20 - Mixed Problems

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1. Ankit is related to Binny and Chinky, Daizy is Chinky’s mother. Also Daizy is Binny’s sister and Aruna is Binny’s sister. How is Chinky related to Aruna?
(a) Niece
(b) Sister
(c) Cousin
(d) Aunt
(e) None of these

Solutions -

2. Rama remembers that she met her brother on Saturday, which was after the 20th day of a particular month. If the 1st day of that month was Tuesday, then on which date did Rama meet her brother ?
(a) 24th
(b) 23rd
(c) 25th
(d) 26th
(e) None of these

Solutions -1st of month was Tuesday, hence the date on first
Saturday was 5th.
Hence the other Saturdays of the month are 12, 19,
26. Rama met her brother on 26th. 

3. If it is possible to make only one such number with the first, the fourth and the sixth digits of the number 531697 which is the perfect square of a two digit even number, which of the following will be the second digit of the two digit even number. If no such number can be made, give '@' as the answer and if more than one such number can be made, give '©' as the answer.
(a) 4
(b) 2
(c) 6
(d) @
(e) ©

Solutions -[5] 3 1 [6] 9 [7]
576 = 24 ×24 

4. In a certain code JOURNEY is written as TNISZFO. How is MEDICAL written in that code?
(e) None of these

Solutions -

5. If 'K' denotes '×', 'B' denotes '÷', 'T' denotes '–' and 'M' denotes '+', then –
40 B 8 T 6 M 3 K 4 = ?
(a) 19
(b) 11
(c) –31
(d) 23
(e) None of these

Solutions -

6. Which is the third number to the left of the number which is exactly in the middle of the following sequence of numbers?
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 2 4 6 8 9 7 5 3 9 8 7 6 4 3 2 1
(a) 3
(b) 2
(c) 5
(d) 6
(e) None of these

Solutions -There are 25 numbers in the given sequence.
So, middle number = 13th number = 8.
Clearly, the third number to the left of this 8 is 2. 

7. In a certain code IDEAS is written as HEDBR and WOULD is written as VPTMC. How will RIGHT be written in the same code ?

Solutions -

8. If the alphabet is written in the reverse order and every alternate letter starting with Y is dropped, which letter will be exactly in the middle of the remaining letters of the alphabet.
(a) M
(b) N
(c) O
(d) M or O
(e) None of these

Solutions -Cancelling every second letter after reversing the
alphabet the series becomes.
The middle letter is N.

9. In a row of girls, Rita and Monika occupy the ninth place from the right end and tenth place from the left end, respectively. If they interchange their places, then Rita and  Monika occupy seventeenth place from the right and eighteenth place form the left respectively. How many girls are there in the row?
(a) 25
(b) 26
(c) 27
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these

Solutions -Total no. of girls = 17 + 10 – 1 or 18 + 9 – 1 = 26.

10. In a certain code language 'Ka Bi Pu Ya' means 'You are very intelligent'; 'Ya Lo Ka Wo' means 'They seem very intelligent'; 'La Pu Le' means 'You can see' and 'Sun Pun Yun Ya' means 'how intelligent she is', In that language, which of the following words means 'are'?
(a) Ka
(b) Bi
(c) Ya
(d) Pu
(e) None of these

Solutions -From first 2 sentences ‘Ka Ya’ means ‘very intelligent’.
From 1st and 3rd sentences ‘Pu’means ‘you’
So, In first sentence ‘are’ means ‘Bi’ 


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