IBPS RRB Probationary Officier Exam 2018 : Practice Test Paper (Set-10)

IBPS RRB PO (PRE) Exam - 2018

REASONING APTITUDE
(Practice Questions)


Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
In an apartment, 8 persons i.e. D, E, F, G, H, I, J and K live on different floors of 8 storey-building but not necessarily in the same order. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered 1 and the topmost floor of the building is numbered 8. They are of different stream of engineering i.e. Chemical engineering, Instrumentation Engineering, Software engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Automobile Engineering,  and Civil Engineering.The one who lives on fourth floor is specialized in Mechanical engineering. D lives on odd numbered floor but above 3rd floor. The number of person between D and Electrical engineering specialized person is same as number of person between D and I. The one who is specialized in Instrumentation Engineering lives on lower most floor. K lives on an even numbered floor and he is specialized in Automobile engineering. There are two floors between E and H and E lives above to H. E is specialized in Aeronautical Engineering. J lives just above the one who is specialized in Aeronautical Engineering. The number of floors between the one who is specialized in Aeronautical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering is two. The one who is specialized in Civil Engineering lives on odd numbered floor. The number of floors between the one who is specialized in Chemical engineering and J is four. The one who is specialized in Aeronautical engineering lives on odd numbered floor. The number of floors between the one who is specialized in Civil engineering and the floor on which F lives is same as the number of floors between F and G. I lives below the floor on which D lives.

1. How many persons live between the person who is specialized in Chemical engineering and the one who is specialized in Electrical Engineering?
(a) Six
(b) One
(c) Four
(d) Two
(e) None of these

2. J is specialized in which of the following stream of engineering?
(a) Aeronautical Engineering
(b) Electrical Engineering
(c) Civil Engineering
(d) Instrumentation Engineering
(e) Mechanical Engineeringg

3. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence they form a group. Which one of the following does not belong to that group?
(a) J
(b) K
(c) H
(d) I
(e) G

4. D lives on which floor?
(a) 1
(b) 3
(c) 4
(d) 5
(e) 7

5. G is related to Mechanical Engineering, in the same way as F is related to Automobile Engineering. Then, which of the following is H related to? (Following the same pattern)
(a) Mechanical Engineering
(b) Electrical Engineering
(c) Civil Engineering
(d) Instrumentation Engineering
(e) Aeronautical Engineering

6. Which of the following symbols should replace thesign ($) and (#) in the given expression in order to make the expressions P>C and C ≤ B definitely true?
‘A>B≥R$C<R≤Z=M#P≥X’
(a) ≥, >
(b) ≥, ≤
(c) >, =
(d) =, ≥
(e) <, ≤

7. Five persons namely A, B, C, D and E are going to the school in different days of the week, starting from Monday to Friday. Two persons are going between C and B. C is going before Wednesday. D is going to the school  immediate after E. A is not going on Friday. Then who among the following person are going to school on Wednesday?
(a) B
(b) C
(c) D
(d) E
(e) A

Directions (8-12): Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below: Eight people viz. A, B, C, D, P, Q, R and S are sitting in a straight line. They all are facing north. Each one of them has a different age i.e. 14, 16, 17, 19, 21, 23, 26 and 31 year, but not necessarily in the same order. B sits at one of the extreme end of the row. There are three persons sitting between C and Q. Q is of neither 14 nor 19yr old. There are two persons sitting between D and the person whose age is 23yr. Neither Q nor D is the oldest person. Age difference of immediate neighbours of D is 5yr. A sits right to the R, but not immediate right. There are three persons sitting between B and the one whose age is 16yr. The one whose age is 19yr sits third to the right of C. R sits to the right of B. Q sits second to the right of the person whose age is 23yr. P sits immediate left of the person whose age is 14yr. Q is not youngest person. The one, whose age is 31yr in not immediate neighbour of the youngest person, C is not the fourth oldest person.

8. Who sits second to the right of D?
(a) A
(b) S
(c) P
(d) R
(e) None of these

9. How many person sits between the person whose age is 31yr and S?
(a) Four
(b) Five
(c) Three
(d) One
(e) None of these

10. Who among the following person is 26yr old?
(a) R
(b) D
(c) C
(d) S
(e) None of these

11. If P is related to 16yr in the same way as B is related to 26yr, then which of the following is R related to, following the same pattern?
(a) 19yr
(b) 17yr
(c) 21yr
(d) 31yr
(e) None of these

12. What is the age difference of A’s immediate neighbours?
(a) Three
(b) Seven
(c) Five
(d) Six
(e) None of these

13. Q is the daughter of A. J is the brother of Q. J is the son of R. J is the father of S. If it is given that A is mother of Q, then what is the relation of R with respect to S?
(a) Father
(b) Mother-in-law
(c) Mother
(d) Father-in-law
(e) Grand father

Directions (14-18): Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below: There are seven persons P, Q, R, S, T, U and V who were born on the same day of the same month of different year i.e.  1984, 1946, 1967, 1972, 1982, 1989 and 1992 but not necessarily in the same order. Note: Their age are considered as on the same month and day of 2017 as their date of births.The difference between the ages of Q and R is  twice the square root of the age of one of the any seven persons. Difference between the ages of R and S is the same as the number obtained by dividing ages of any of the other five persons. Age of P is greatest amongst those whose age is a multiple of five. T is older than V who is not the youngest. Q is not youngest person.

14. Who amongst the following person is the oldest?
(a) P
(b) V
(c) U
(d) T
(e) None of these

15. What is the age of R?
(a) 33 years
(b) 35 years
(c) 25 years
(d) 45 years
(e) 50 years

16. How many persons are younger than U?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) No one

17. What is the age of S?
(a) 45 years
(b) 35 years
(c) 33 years
(d) 50 years
(e) 28 years

18. Who was born on 1989?
(a) V
(b) U
(c) T
(d) P
(e) Q

19. In a certain code language ‘economics growth registered’ is written as ‘ve jo qi’, ‘growth is expected’ is written as ‘qi lo mn’, and ‘registered expected number’ is written as ‘lo ve pr’ ,then what is the code for “economic” ?
(a) lo
(b)pr
(c) qi
(d) ve
(e) jo

20. If 2 is subtracted from each odd digit in the number 7493652 and 3 is added to each even digit in number then which of the following digit is repeated in the new number so obtained?
(a) 9, 4
(b) 6, 5
(c) 5, 9
(d) 5, 4
(e) 5, 7

Directions (21-22): Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below: There are four boxes i.e. J, K, L and M in which four types of fruits are stored. Fruits are Litchi, Apple, Grapes and Mango. Boxes are arranged in such a manner from top to bottom. There are two boxes between K and L. The box in which grapes are stored is above L, but not immediate above. The box in which Apple is stored is immediate below M, but not stored in box L. Litchi box is above the Mango box, but not immediate above Apple box.

21. In which of the following box, Litchi is stored?
(a) J
(b) M
(c) K
(d) L
(e) Either (a) or (b)

22. Which of the following fruit is stored in second lowest Box?
(a) Grapes
(b) Apple
(c) Mango
(d) Litchi
(e) Can’t be determined

Directions (23-27): Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below: Eight persons M, N, O, V, W, X, Y and Z attend seminars on different months of the year viz. March, June, October and November, such that not more than two persons attend their seminars in each of the months. Seminars can be held on either 10th or 27th day of the month. No two seminars can be held on the same day. W and N attend the seminars on the  same month. There are three seminars between the seminars of X and O. W does not attend their seminar in November. Z attends his seminar immediately after N. V attends his seminar in the month of November. The number  ofpersons who attend their seminars between the seminars of Y and Z is the same as the number of persons who attend their seminars between the seminars of N and V. X does not attend the seminar on October. W attends his seminar before N.

23. M attends his seminar on which of the following dates?
(a) 10th October
(b) 27th November
(c) 10th November
(d) 10th March
(e) None of these

24. Which of the following persons attends his seminar on 27th March?
(a) W
(b) N
(c) M
(d) X
(e) None of these

25. How many persons attend the seminar after W?
(a) 5
(b) 4
(c) 6
(d) 3
(e) None of these

26. Who among the following persons attends the seminar on 10th October?
(a) W
(b) M
(c) V
(d) Z
(e) None of these

27. How many persons attended seminar after V?
(a) 5
(b) 4
(c) 7
(d) No one
(e) None of these

Directions (28-29): Study the following information and answer the given questions: There are six family members A, B, C, D, E and F and all of them are of different age. A is younger than only one person. E is older than B and D but not as old as A. D is older than only one person. F is youngest in the family. The age of D is 25 year and the age of person who is second oldest is 40 year.

28. Who is oldest in the family?
(a) A
(b) B
(c) D
(d) E
(e) C

29. What is the possible age of B?
(a) 42 year
(b) 20 year
(c) 55 year
(d) 19 year
(e) 30 year

30. Which of the following statement shows ‘A≥R’ and ‘B<C’ holds definitely true?
(a) B≤C=A≥K=R
(b) C=K>B<R≥A
(c) C>B>A≥K=R
(d) B=K<C<R=A
(e) None of these

Directions (31-33): In the given questions, assuming the given statements to be true. Find which of the given two conclusions numbered I, II is/are definitely true and give your answer accordingly.

31. Statement: M > U > L ≤ N; L ≥ Y > A
Conclusions: I. Y < N
II. Y=N
(a) Both I and II are true
(b) Only II
(c) Only I is true.
(d) Either I or II is true.
(e) None is true.

32. Statement: J ≥ A > D = E; L < A < M
Conclusions: I. M < J
II. J > L
(a) Only II is true.
(b) Either I or II are true.
(c) Both I and II are true
(d) Only I is true.
(e) None is true.

33. Statement: M≤K>L=Y ; P≤T>M
Conclusions: I. P>Y
II. T<L
(a) Only II is true.
(b) Only I
(c) Either I or II are true.
(d) Both I and II are true
(e) None is true

34.  In a vertical row 13 persons are sitting. A is seventh from the beginning and two persons sits between G and A. Persons between A and L is same as persons between G and Q. Then what is the position of Q from the beginning?
(a) Fourth
(b) Eight
(c) Sixth
(d) Ninth
(e) Can’t be determined

35. A man walks 12m east from point A and reaches point B. From point B he takes left turn and walks 4m and then he takes right turn and walked 6m and again he takes right turn and walks 7m and again takes right turn and reaches point M. If it is given that point B is in north from point M, then what is the distance between B and M?
(a) 7m
(b) 6m
(c) 5m
(d) 4m
(e) 3m