Reasoning Quiz for IBPS Clerk 2015 - Set 4 - Exam Pundit - IBPS PO | Clerk | SBI PO | Insurance Exams | SSC Exams | Current Affairs

## Thursday, November 05, 2015

Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is a set of Reasoning Quiz for IBPS Clerical 2015.

Directions (Q. 1-6): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:

Eight persons B1, B2 , B3 , B4 , B5 , B6 , B7 and B8 are sitting in a straight line facing south but not necessarily in the same order. B5 is second to the right of B1 and B7 is third to the left of B1. B5 is not the immediate neighbour of B3 and is not at the ends of the row. B6 is second to the right of B2, who is not the neighbour of B1 .

1. Who is on the immediate right of B1?
1) B3
2) B4
3) B8
4) Either 2) or 3)
5) None of these

2. Who among the following pairs is at the ends of the row?
1) B4, B8
2) B2, B4
3) B8, B2
4) Can’t be determined
5) None of these

3. If B8 is on the immediate right of B5 then who among the following is third to the right of B6?
1) B8
2) B4
3) B1
4) B2
5) None of these

4. If B1 is on the immediate left of B4 then who among the following is second to the right of B4?
1) B5
2) B6
3) B8
4) B3
5) B7

5. Who among the following is second to the left of B3?
1) B7
2) B2
3) B4
4) B1
5) Can’t be determined

6. If B5 is on the immediate right of B4 then which of the following pairs is at the extreme ends of the row?
1) B4, B2
2) B3, B2
3) B8, B4
4) B2, B8
5) None of these

Solutions -

7. In a certain code language MAINE is written as GPHCO. How is GRANT written in that code language?
1) VPZSH
2) VPZTI
3) VPBTI
4) PVZTI
5) None of these

Solutions -

8. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word APPROPRIATE each of which has as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabet?
1) One
2) Two
3) Three
4) Four
5) More than four

Solutions -

9. How many meaningful English words can be formed using the first, third, seventh and eighth letter of the meaningless word LAMBASTE, using each letter only once in each word?
1) None
2) One
3) Two
4) Three
5) None of these

Solutions -

10. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
1) 89
2) 69
3) 79
4) 49
5) 59

Solutions - Only 49 is a perfect square.

11. If the letters of the word INCREMENT are arranged in the English alphabetical order, the position of how many letters will remain unchanged?
1) None
2) One
3) Two
4) Three
5) None of these

Solutions -

12. In a column of twenty two students, Q is fourth after P from the front and P is 18th from the back. What is the position of Q from the front?
1) Eighth
2) Tenth
3) Ninth
5) None of these

Solutions -  P is 18th from the back. The position of Q from the back is 18 – 4 = 14th Hence, the position of Q from the front is (22 – 14 + 1 =) 9th

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