## Reasoning Ability quiz 116 for IBPS PO

Directions (Q. 1-2): These questions are based on the following information. In a certain code, ‘za ed mn’ means ‘sky is blue’, ‘mn god prv’ means ‘blue are ure’ and ‘za to sun  to’ means ‘very very sky beautiful’.
1. ‘beautiful sky is blue’ can be coded as which of the following?
1) mn za to sun 2) za mn sun ed 3) za mn sun prv 4) prv sun za ed 5) None of these

2. Which of the following is the code for ‘very’?
1) za 2) sun 3) to 4) god 5) None of these

Directions (Q. 3-4): These questions are based on the following information. Six friends A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting in a straight line. B sits third to the left of E, who  sits at the end of the line. C is not an immediate neighbour of F and E. One person sits between B and D. F is sitting at the left end of  the line.

3. What is the A’s position with respect of E?
1) fourth right 2) third right 3) fourth left 4) fifth left 5) None of these

4. If all the six friends are made to sit alphabetically from right to left, position of how many of them will remain unchanged?
1) None 2) One 3) Two 4) Three 5) None of these

Directions (Q. 5-7): Study the following information, carefully to answer the given questions. Six bank clerks A, E, I, O, U and Y are working in three SBI associates banks—SBI Patiala, SBI Hyderabad and SBI Mysore. They are belonging to four different cities i.e. Delhi, Dehradun, Agra and Ajmer. At least one clerk works in each bank and at least one clerk belong to each city. U works either in SBI Patiala or SBI Mysore. One clerk of SBI Hyderabad bank belongs to Delhi. E either belongs to Delhi or Dehradun and does not work in SBI Hyderabad. Y does not work with O and E. I works in SBI Patiala and he is not from Delhi. Both the clerks of SBI Mysore are not from Ajmer. A is not from Ajmer and O work with SBI Patiala. Two persons belong to Delhi and they don’t work with SBI Mysore. Person from Agra does not work in SBI Patiala. U is from Delhi and O is not from Dehradun. Clerks of same banks don’t belong to same city .

5. From which city does I belong?
1) Agra 2) Dehradun 3) Delhi 4) Ajmer 5) Can't be determined

6. Which of the following combination of persons work in the same bank?
1) UY 2) EO 3) IY 4) AE 5) AI

7. If there is any person who is from Dehradun and works in SBI Mysore then who is that person?
1) A 2) I 3) None of these 4) Can't be determined 5) No such person exists

8. The positions of the first and sixth letters of the word ‘BOTANY’ are interchanged. Similarly, the positions of the second and fifth letters and third and fourth letters are interchanged. In the new arrangement thus formed,how many alphabets are there in the original English alphabetical series between the letter which is second from the right end and the letter which is third from the left end?
1) Ten 2) Thirteen 3) Twelve 4) Fourteen 5) None of these

9. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word AMERICA each of which has as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabetical series (in both forward and backward directions)?
1) None 2) One 3) Two 4) Three 5) None of these

10. Z is the sister of A. A is the sister of K. K is the brother of P. How is P related to Z?
1) Sister 2) Brother 3) Either Brother or Sister 4) Data inadequate 5) None of these

1. 2 ,     2. 3 ,     3. 3 ,     4. 3
(5-7):

5. 2,      6. 4 ,      7. 3