SBI PO Prelims Reasoning Mock Test - 1

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SBI PO Prelims Reasoning Mock Test - 1
Directions (1 – 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Sania, Saina, Sakshi, Sindhu and Soni finished a work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days. Sakshi or Soni did not work overtime on the first day. Saina worked overtime on the next day after the holiday. The overtime work was done by sakshi on the previous day of the holiday. There was a gap of two days between the days on which Sania and Saina worked over time. Sania worked overtime on the next day of the overtime day of Sindhu.
1. Which of the following is the correct statement?
A) Sania worked overtime on Saturday
B) Sania worked overtime earlier than sindhu.
C) The holiday was on Friday.
D) Sindhu worked overtime earlier than Saina.
E) None of these
2. On which day did Sakshi work overtime?
A) Monday
B) Tuesday
C) Thursday
D) Friday
E) None of these
3. How many days’ gap was there between the days on which Sania and Soni worked Overtime?
A) Two
B) Three
C) One
D) Can’t be determined
E) None of these
4. When did Soni work overtime?
A) On the day previous to that on which Sindhu worked overtime
B) On the next day of the day on which Saina worked overtime
C) Two days after the day on which Sindhu worked overtime
D) Cannot be determined
E) None of these
5. On which day did Sindhu work overtime?
A) Tuesday
B) Monday
C) Wednesday
D) Thursday
E) None of these
Directions (6 – 10): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.
Eight persons from different companies Viz. TCS, Wipro, Ongc, BHEL, Sail, Infosys, HCL and Oracle are sitting in two parallel rows containing four persons each in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1- P, Q, R and S are sitting and all of them are facing north. In row – 2, A, B, C and D are sitting and all of them are facing south- Therefore, in the given seating arrangement each member sitting in a row faces another member of the other row. All the information given above does not necessarily represent the order of seating, as in the final arrangement.
The person from Sail faces the one who sits on the immediate left of R. R is neither from Wipro nor from Ongc. An immediate neighbour of A faces the person from TCS. The person from Infosys faces the person who sits on the left of the person from Wipro. There is only one person sitting between the persons from Wipro and HCL but that person is not R. The persons from Wipro and Ongc are not sitting at the extreme ends. B sits on the immediate left of the person from Sail. The persons from BHEL and Infosys are immediate neighbors. C and Q are not sitting at any of the ends. S faces the one who is sitting on the immediate right of the person from Infosys. A is not from Infosys or BHEL. P does not face Infosys.
6. Who among the following is from Oracle?
A) A
B) R
C) B
D) S
E) None of these
7. Who is sitting between D and the person from Sail?
A) The person who is from ONGC
B) B
C) S
D) The person who faces the one who is from Ongc
E) None of these
8. R is from which of the following companies?
A) TCS
B) Ongc
C) Wipro
D) BHEL
E) None of these
9. Who among the following faces the one who is from Infosys?
A) The person who is from TCS
B) R
C) S
D) Q
E) None of these
10. How many persons are sitting between the S and the person who is from Ongc?
A) none
B) one
C) two
D) three
E) more than four
Directions (11 – 15): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:
There are eight girls, namely M, N, O, P, Q, R, S and T. All of them are wearing rings of different colours – Yellow, Blue, Red, Green, Crystal White and Black – but not necessarily in the same order. All these eight girls are sitting around a circular table facing towards the centre.
Two pairs of rings are of the same colour except green colour and a girl wearing a different coloured ring is seated between the girls who are wearing the same-coloured rings. The one who is wearing Crystal White coloured ring is seated between those two girls who are wearing the same-coloured rings while the girl with Black ring is sitting between the girl with Yellow ring and Q. R is third to the right of P, who is second to the left of the girl who is wearing Blue ring. Q is not on the immediate left of the girl who is wearing Green or Crystal White-coloured rings. M is third to the left of the girl who is wearing Blue ring and on the immediate right of the girl who is wearing Yellow ring. T is wearing Red-coloured ring and is sitting third to the right of Q. N and S are sitting together.
11. Who among the following sits second to right of P?
A) M
B) Q
C) O
D) R
E) Can’t be determined
12. What is the position of S with respect to P?
A) Third to the left
B) Fourth to the right
C) Fifth to the right
D) Can’t be determined
E) None of these
13. Which of the following colour rings are in pairs?
A) Black
B) Blue
C) Yellow
D) Red
E) Both C and D
14. What is the colour of the ring that R is wearing?
A) Red
B) Black
C) Green
D) Crystal white
E) None of these
15. Who among the following is wearing Crystal white ring?
A) P
B) R
C) M
D) O
E) None of these
Directions (16 – 20): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.
Eight friends Prakash, Vasu, Nilesh, Bhanu, Shrey, Gunjan, Varun, and Madhav are sitting around a square table in such a way that four of them sit at four corners while four sit in the middle of each of the four sides. The one who sit at the four corners face the centre while those who sit in the middle of the sides face outside. (Opposite to the centre)
(i) Shrey sits second to the left of Bhanu.
(ii) Varun is not an immediate neighbour of Gunjan.
(iii) Varun sits second to the right of Nilesh and Nilesh sits in the middle of one of the sides of table.
(iv) Only two people sit between Varun and Vasu. Bhanu is one of the immediate neighbours of Vasu.
(v) Prakash sits second to the left of Gunjan.
16. How many people sit between Nilesh and Shrey when counted from the right of Nilesh?
A) None
B) Four
C) One
D) Three
E) Two
17. Which of the following is true regarding Prakash?
A) Both Shrey and Nilesh immediate neighbours of Prakash
B) Only three people sit between Prakash and Bhanu.
C) Prakash sits at middle of one of the sides
D) Madhav sits second to the left of Prakash
E) None of these
18. What is the position of Varun with respect to Vasu?
A) Second to the left
B) Third to the right
C) Second to the right
D) Fifth to the right
E) Sixth to the left.
19. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. What is the one that does not belong to that group?
A) Vasu
B) Shrey
C) Bhanu
D) Nilesh
E) Varun
20. Who sits second to the left of Madhav?
A) Shrey
B) Gunjan
C) Varun
D) Bhanu
E) Vasu
Directions (21 – 25): Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below.
21. How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement each of which is immediately preceded by a number and followed by an alphabet?
A) None
B) One
C) Two
D) Three
E) More than three
22. If all the symbols in the above arrangement are dropped, then which of the following will be the twelfth from the left end?
A) 9
B) U
C) I
D) 9
E) None of these
23. How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement each of which is immediately followed by a consonant but not immediately preceded by an alphabet?
A) None
B) One
C) Two
D) Three
E) More than three
24. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
A) DK3
B) 4NU
C) 8J©
D) FKN
E) 5*%
25. Which of the following is the seventh to the right of the eighteenth from the right end of the above arrangement?
A) H
B) 9
C) %
D) E
E) None of these
Directions (26 – 30): Some statements are given followed by some conclusions.
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 following conclusions follow from the given statements:
26. Statements: No copy is rat. All rats are fog. Some fog are lion.
Conclusions:
I. No copy is lion
II. No fog is a rat.
III. Some fog is rat is a possibility.
IV. At least some lions are copy.
A) Either I or II and III follows
B) Either I or IV follow
C) Either I or IV and III follow
D) All follows
E) None of these
27. Statements: Some motor are clutch. No clutch is Gear. All screw are Gears.
Conclusions:
I. some screw are clutch
II. some motor are Gear
III. Some screws are motor
A) Only I follows
B) only II follow
C) Both II and III follow
D) None follows
E) Both I and III follow
28. Statement: No ram is roy. All roy are pooja. Some raj are pooja.
Conclusions:
I. All raj being ram is a possibility.
II. All pooja being raj is a possibility.
A) Both follow
B) Only I follow
C) only II follow
D) none of these
E) Either I or II follows
29. Statements: No phone is Pen. All Pens are copy. Some buckets are phones. Some copy are buckets.
Conclusions:
I. No phone is copy.
II. All buckets being Pens is a possibility
III. Some copy are phones
IV. Some buckets are Pens.
A) All follows
B) Only II and III follow
C) Only II, III and IV follow.
D) Only either I or III follows
E) None of these
30. Statements: All bed are fan. No fan is bun. Some buns are roofs. Some tube are fan.
Conclusions:
I. All tube being buns is a possibility
II. All tube being roof is a possibility
III. Some tube are not buns.
IV. No bed is bun
A) Only II, III and either I or IV follows.
B) Only III follows
C) All follows.
D) Only II, III and IV follow
E) none follows
31. A man rides his two-wheeler 20km towards north from his house and takes right and rides 30km. Then he turns right and rides 35km and takes left and rides 15 km. Finally he turns left and rides 15km. How many km is he far from his house?
A) 40km        
B) 15km        
C) 20km        
D) 10km
E) 15 km
32. In a certain code, CENTRIFUGAL is written as RTNECLAGUF. How is CONTEMPLATE written in the code?
A) ETNOCLETALP 
B) ETALPNETNOC 
C) ETNOCETALP
D) ETALPMETNOC 
E) None of these
33. How many such pairs of digits are there in the number 531268947 each of which has many digits between them in the number as when they are arranged in descending order?
A) None 
B) One 
C) Two 
D) Three 
E) None of these
Direction (34 – 35): Relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. Find if the conclusions also follow or not.
34. Statements: S > K ≥ X < C = N ≤ Q > A
Conclusions:
I. X ≥ Q
II. A > X
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow
35. Statements: H > E ≥ V = S > L ≤ A
Conclusions:
I. E > L
II. S ≥ A
A) only I follows
B) only II follows
C) either I or II follows
D) neither I nor II follow
E) both I and II follow