## Reasoning Ability Questions for Bank Exams || 04 – 02 – 2019

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Welcome to Mentor for Bank Exams. Here is the Reasoning Ability Quiz to help you practice with the best of latest pattern questions for the upcoming IBPS PO, IBPS Clerk and other bank and Insurance Exams.

Directions (1 – 5): Study the following information to answer the following question:
In a NCC drill activity, 12 cadets Vivek, Prateek, Jay, Aman, Sachin, Ritik, Rashi, Saumya, Neeti, Pari, Ananya and Chhavi are standing in 2 parallel rows each containing 6 cadets in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent cadets. The cadets standing in row 1 are facing South. In row 2 cadets are standing facing North. Therefore, in the drill each cadet in a row faces another cadet of the other row.
Vivek being the tallest is standing at one of the extreme ends Vivek is standing second to the left of Jay. Jay faces Saumya. Rashi and Sachin are standing next to each other neither is standing next to Saumya or Jay. Neeti is facing south. Neeti is standing third to the left of Ritik. Pari faces Ananya. Ananya is standing second to the left of Chhavi. Chhavi faces north and is not standing next to Saumya. Prateek is standing third to the right of Ananya and faces Sachin.
1. How many cadets are placed between jay and Neeti?
a) One
b) Two
c) Three
d) Both are standing in different rows
e) None of these
2. Ritik is related to Ananya in the same way as Sachin is related to Aman. To which of the following is Pari is related following the same pattern?
a) Vivek
b) Sachin
c) Jay
d) Rashi
e) None of these
3. Which of the following two cadets are standing at extreme ends of the rows?
a) Chhavi, Rashi
b) Ritik, Aman
c) Sachin, Ritik
d) Chhavi, Neeti
e) None of these
4. Which of the following cadet faces Ritik?
a) Vivek
b) Neeti
c) Chhavi
d) Rashi
e) None of these
5. Which of the following cadet faces Pari?
a) Vivek
b) Neeti
c) Ananya
d) Rashi
e) None of these

Directions (6 – 10): A machine is programmed in such a manner that when some elements are provided, it gives output in the following pattern. Observe the pattern and answer accordingly.
INPUT: strap crap wrap 76 59 19 toy boy 36 clay 17 21
Step I: 17 strap crap 76 59 19 toy boy 36 clay 21 wrap
Step II: 17 19 strap crap 76 59 boy 36 clay 21 toy wrap
Step III: 17 19 21 crap 76 59 boy 36 clay strap toy wrap
Step IV: 17 19 21 36 76 59 boy clay crap strap toy wrap
Step V: 17 19 21 36 59 76 boy clay crap strap toy wrap
Step VI: 17 boy 19 21 36 59 clay crap strap toy 76 wrap
Step VII: 17 boy 19 clay 21 36 crap strap 59 toy 76 wrap
Step VIII: 17 boy 19 clay 21 crap 36 strap 59 toy 76 wrap
Step VIII is the last step of the input. Based on the above arrangement, answer accordingly.
INPUT: train brain 37 drain 22 crane 14 11 85 food good 56
6. Which of the following is the fifth step of the above input?
a) 11 14 22 37 56 brain 85 drain food crane good train
b) 11 14 22 37 56 brain 85 crane drain food train good
c) 11 22 14 37 56 brain 85 crane drain food good train
d) 11 14 22 37 56 brain 85 crane drain food good train
e) None of these
7. Which element will be third to the right of fifth element from the right end in step VI?
a) Food
b) good
c) 85
d) drain
e) 5
8. How many elements are there between '14' and '37' in step VIII?
a) Two
b) Three
c) Four
d) Five
e) None of these
9. Which step will be penultimate step for the given input?
a) Step VII
b) Step VIII
c) Step IX
d) Step X
e) None of these
10. Which step is the following output "11 brain 14 22 37 56 crane drain food good 85 train"?
a) Step VII
b) Step VIII
c) Step IX
d) Step X
e) None of these

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