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## GK Trick

### Reasoning Quiz for IBPS Clerk Prelims: 2018

Directions (1-5): Read the following information’s carefully and answer the questions given below:

Eight persons I, J, K, L, M, N, O and P are sitting around a circular table but not necessarily in the same order. Five of them are facing inward while other are facing outwards. M is third to the right of K. N sits third to the left of M. Three persons sit between N and J. O sit third to the right of N who is not facing the center. L sits third to the right of I, who is not facing the center.

Q1. Who sits exactly between N and I?

J
K
M
O
None of these

Q2. Who among the following is second to the right of J?
L
K
M
N
None of these

Q3. Which of the following statements is/are true with respect to P?
P is opposite of O.
P is fourth to the right of O.
P is fourth to the left of O.
All are true
None of these

Q4. Who among the following is second to the right of the one who is immediate left of P?
L
K
M
N
None of these

Q5. Who among the following sits opposite to I?
J
K
M
O
None of these

Directions (6-10): In these questions, a relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. The statements are followed by two conclusions. Give answer

Q6. Statement:

E<D> G<F>B>A
Conclusion:
I. E ≥A
II. A >E
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if only conclusion II is true.
if both conclusions I and II are true.

Q7. Statement:
J ≤K<D≤S=H; I>K
Conclusion:
I. K<H
II. I>D
if both conclusion I and II are true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if only conclusion II is true.

Q8. Statement:
T<O≤K<L<M≥S
Conclusion:
I. M>T

II. M=T
if only conclusion II is true.
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if both conclusions I and II are true.

Q9. Statement:
M>A>S >Q> T>N
Conclusion:
I.N<A

II. M>T
if only conclusion II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if both conclusions I and II are true.

Q10. Statement:
F<M≤D>B≤C=N
Conclusion:
I. M≤C
II. M>N
if only conclusion II is true.
if either conclusion I or II is true.
if neither conclusion I nor II is true.
if only conclusion I is true.
if both conclusions I and II are true

Direction (11-15): The following questions are based on the five three – digit numbers given below:

547   247   465   742   343

Q11. If 3 is added to the second digit of each of the numbers how many numbers thus formed will be divisible by three?

None
One
Two
Three
None of these

Q12. If all the digits in each of the numbers are arranged in descending order within the number from left to right, which of the following will be the highest number in the new arrangement of numbers?
547
247
465
742
343

Q13. What will be the resultant number if the second digit of the second lowest number is divided by the third digit of the highest number?
2
3
0
1
4

Q14. If 3 is added to the first digit and 1 is added to the last digit of each of the numbers then which of the following numbers will be the second highest number?
547
247
465
742
343

Q15. If in each number the first and the third digits are interchanged then which will be the highest number?
547
247
465
742
343

SOLUTIONS

1.E
2.B
3.D
4.B
5.B
6.A
7.C
8.D
9.E
10.B
11.B
12.A
13.A
14.A
15.A

5 Banking and SSC : Reasoning Quiz for IBPS Clerk Prelims: 2018 Directions (1-5): Read the following information’s carefully and answer the questions given below: Eight persons I, J, K, L, M, N, O and ...