## Reasoning Ability Quiz 21for IBPS PO

Directions (Q. 1-5): Read the following information carefully and answer the given questions :
Six friends viz Manoj, Navin, Paresh, Tarun, Sahil and Raghu are practicing different professions – Lawyer, Doctor, Engineer, CA, Professor and Pilot, but not necessarily in the same order. They belong to different states, viz Delhi, Haryana, U.P, Bihar, Kolkata and Assam. Sahil does not practicing CA and Engineering. Manoj is a Lawyer. Navin is from Assam. Raghu, who is not from Delhi and Haryana, is a Pilot. Tarun is not an Engineer. The person who practicing Engineering is from Kolkata. The person who is from U.P is a Professor. Paresh and Sahil are not Doctors. Tarun and Paresh are not from Haryana.

1. Who practicing CA ?
1) Navin 2) Tarun 3) Raghu 4) Data Inadequate 5) None of these

2. Which state does Manoj belongs to ?
1) Bihar 2) U. P 3) Kolkata 4) Delhi 5) Haryana

3. The person whose profession is Pilot, belongs to which state ?
1) U. P 2) Bihar 3) Delhi 4) Assam 5) None of these

4. Who is professor ?
1) Sahil 2) Navin 3) Paresh 4) Tarun 5) None of these

5. Who is Engineer ?
1) Tarun 2) Raghu 3) Paresh 4) Sahil 5) None of these

Directions (Q. 6 –10) : Read the following information carefully and answer the given questions :
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a
particular rule. The following is an illustration of an input and rearrangement .
Input:encouragement 5 3 used 2 4 arrangement 1 the infrastructure 6 nation.
Step - I :arrangement 4 encouragement 5 3 used 2 1 the infrastructure 6 nation.
Step - II:arrangement 4 encouragement 6 5 3 used 2 1 the infrastructure nation.
Step - III:arrangement 4 encouragement 6 infrastructure 5 3 used 2 1 the nation.
Step - IV:  arrangement 4 encouragement 6 infrastructure 5 nation 3 used 2 1 the.
Step - V :arrangement 4 encouragement 6 infrastructure 5 nation 3 the 1 used 2.
Step V is  the last  step. As per  the  rules  followed in  above  steps, find  out in  each  of the  following questions  the
appropriate steps for the given input.
Input:6 excellent 2 5 alternate 1 3 universities 4 system table biotechnology.

6. Which of the following will be the last step of the rearrangement ?
1) Step IV 2) Step V 3) Step VI 4) Step VII 5) Step VIII

7. Which of the following is second to the right of the one that is 7th from the right end in step IV ?
1) system 2) 6 3) table 4) 2 5) None of these

8. What will be the position of '1' in step V ?
1) Fifth from right 2) Fifth from left 3) Fourth from left 4) Sixth from right 5) None of these

9. Which of the following element will be fourth from the right in step VI ?
1) system 2) 1 3) universities 4) 2 5) None of these

10. Which step will have the following output ? alternate 4 biotechnology 5 6 excellent 2 1 3 universities system table.
1) Step I 2) Step II 3) Step IV 4) Step III 5) None of these

(1 to 5)

1.4;         2.5;              3.2;          4.1;          5.3;

(Q.6 –10):The machine rearranges one word and one numbers  in  each  step.  The  word  that  comes  first  in alphabetical order is placed first and is followed by the number equal to the total number of vowels in the word.
Input : 6 excellent 2 5 alternate 1 3 universities 4 system table biotechnology.
Step I :alternate 4 6 excellent 2 5 1 3 universities system table biotechnology.
Step II:alternate 4 biotechnology 5 6 excellent 2 1 3 universities system table.
Step III: alternate 4 biotechnology 5 excellent 3 6 2 1 universities system table.
Step IV: alternate 4 biotechnology 5 excellent 3 system 1 2 universities table.
Step V: alternate 4 biotechnology 5 excellent 3 system 1 able 2 6 university

Step VI: alternate 4 biotechnology 5 excellent 3 system 1 table 2 universities 6.

6.3;        7.5;       8.1;            9.5;       10.2;