## Reasoning Ability Quiz 76 for IBPPS PO

Directions (Q. 1-5): Read the following information carefully to answer the given question. In an International mobile event, eight representatives, viz E, F, G H, I, J, K and L are representing different companies, viz Samsung, L.G., Sony, Apple, HTC, Motorola, Nokia, and Blackberry, but not necessarily in the same order. All of them are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. J sits third to the left of I. The representative of Apple and L. G are immediate neighbours of each other. G represents neither HTC nor Apple. G and L's immediate neighbours do not represent Sony. Only one person sits between E and the one who represents Motorola. E does not represent either Sony or L.G. Only one person sits between K and the representative of Sony. G sits third to the right of L. L represents Blackberry. I is not an immediate neighbour of either G or L. The one who represents Samsung is an immediate neighbour of I. Three people sits between L and the representative of Nokia. F is not representing either Sony or Samsung. G does not represent LG.

1. Who among them represent L.G. ?
1) F 2) G 3) I 4) J 5) None of these

2. Who among the following represent immediate neighbours of J ?
1) G, F 2) E, H 3) I, K 4) E, G 5) K, E

3. How many person sits between H and the representative of Apple in anti-clockwise direction ?
1) One 2) Two 3) Three 4) Four 5) None of these

4. Which of the following pair is correct ?
1) E, L.G. 2) G, Nokia 3) H, Blackberry 4) K, Samsung 5) I, Sony

5. Which of the following is true regarding K ?
1) K sits second to the right of E 2) K represent Nokia 3) K sits between H and I 4) Only one person sits between K and J 5) None of these

Direction (Q. 6-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions. A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of word and number rearranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.
Input : 17 out 6 dear 12 11 look early 3 power 9 apple.
Step - I : Apple 3 17 out 6 dear 12 11 look early power 9.
Step - II: Apple 3 early 11 17 out 6 dear 12 look power 9.
Step - III: Apple 3 early 11 out 17 6 dear 12 look power 9.
Step - IV: Apple 3 early 11 out 17 power 6 dear 12 Look 9.
Step - V : Apple 3 early 11 out 17 power 6 look 9 dear 12.
Step V is the last step of the arrangement. As per rules followed in above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate steps for the input given below.
Input :- Even 19 above 31 united 42 fast 23 14 ink mind 36 cast 11 rest.

6. How many steps will be required to complete the rearrangement ?
1) Four 2) Five 3) Six 4) Seven 5) Eight

7. Which of the following would be at 7th  position from the right in step V ?
1) 14 2) 31 3) Mind 4) Rest 5) United

8. Which step would be the following output ? "Above 11 even 19 ink 23 united 31 42 fast 14 mind 36 cast rest."
1) VI 2) V 3) III 4) II 5) None of these

9. Which of the following element is third to the right of 'mind' in step V ?
1) 42 2) Cast 3) Fast 4) 14 5) None of these

10. What is the position of 'Fast' from the left end in the final step ?
1) 8th
2) 9th
3) 10th
4) 12th
5) 13th

(1 to 5)

1.4 ,    2.4,    3.2,    4.5 ,    5.5,

Q. 6-10:- The  machine  rearranges  one  word  and  one number in each step. First, it rearranges word starting with a vowel in alphabetical order followed by prime number in ascending order. Then it rearranges word starting with a consonant  in  reverse  alphabetical  order  followed  by composite numbers in ascending order.
Input :- Even 19 above 31 united 42 fast 23 14 ink mind 36 cast 11 rest.
Step I :- Above 11 even 19 31 united 42 fast 23 14 ink mind 36 cast rest.
Step II:- Above 11 even 19 ink 23 31 united 42 fast 14 mind 36 cast rest.
Step III:- Above 11 even 19 ink 23 united 31 42 fast 14 mind 36 cast rest.
Step IV :- Above 11 even 19 ink 23 united 31 rest 14 42 fast mind 36 cast.
Step V :- Above 11 even 19 ink 33 united 31 rest 14 mind 36 42 fast cast.

Step VI :- Above 11 even 19 ink 33 united 31 rest 14 mind 36 fast 42 cast.

6.3;       7.4;      8.3;       9.3;      10.5;