# Reasoning Practice Quiz for IBPS Clerk (Set - 2)

Reasoning Practice Quiz for IBPS Clerk (Set - 2)
Directions (1 – 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Nine people M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T and U stay in a building, but not necessarily in the same order. The building has nine floors and only one persons stays on one floor. Every floor is painted from different colours viz— Blue, Grey, White, Black, Yellow, Green, Red, Orange and Pink, but not necessarily in the same order. The ground floor is numbered 1, the floor above it is numbered 2 and so on, and the topmost floor is numbered 9.
T stays on an even numbered floor and his floor is painted by black coloured. M stays on any even numbered floor. M stays below the floor on which T stays. Fourth floor is painted by orange colour. Q stays on second floor and his floor is painted by white colour. Third floor is painted by pink colour. M does not stay on the floor which is painted by green colour. There are two floors between the floor which is painted by red and the floor which is painted by black colour. O lives on the floor which is painted by grey colour. There are three floors between the floors on which O and S live. P stays on a floor immediately above U’s floor. There is one floor the floors on which R and S stay. R does not stay on the floor which is painted by pink colour. The topmost floor is painted by blue colour. R does not stays on the ground floor.
1. Who amongst the following stays on the floor which is painted by green colour ?
A) R
B) S
C) P
D) O
E) None of these
2. M stays on which of the following colours floor ?
A) Orange
B) Pink
C) Yellow
D) Blue
E) None of these
3. Who stays on the floor which is exactly between the floor on which T stays and the floor on which M stays ?
A) N
B) S
C) O
D) R
E) None of these
4. Which of the following is true as per the given information ?
A) N stays on a floor immediately below the floor on which T stays.
B) S stays on a floor immediately above the floor on which M stays.
C) R stays on the eight floor.
D) P stays on the floor which is painted by orange colour.
E) None of these
5. On which of the following floors does S stay ?
A) 1st
B) 6th
C) 5th
D) 7th
E) None of these
Directions (6 – 10): Study the given information carefully and answer the given questions.
A number arrangement machine when given an input line of numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of the input and its rearrangement.

6. Which among the following number will come in the third block from the left in step I?
A) 8
B) 9
C) 10
D) 13
E) 16
7. What will be the last number or digit in last Step?
A) 156
B) 144
C) 126
D) 108
E) None of these
8. Which among the following numbers is the sum of all blocks in Step III?
A) 25
B) 26
c) 27
D) 28
E) 30
9. If the number present in second block in Step III from the right is multiplied by 15, the number becomes _____.
A) 112
B) 120
C) 90
D) 105
E) None of these
10. What will be the sum of square of the numbers present in third block from the left and third block from the right end in step I?
A) 145
B) 135
C) 125
D) 195
E) None of these
Solutions:
(1 – 5):
 Floor Person Colour of the floor 9 N Blue 8 T Black 7 R Green 6 M Yellow 5 S Red 4 P Orange 3 U Pink 2 Q White 1 O Grey
1. A)   2. C)   3. D)   4. D)   5. C)
(6 – 10):

6. A)   7. B)   8. C)   9. B)   10. A)