## Tuesday, 6 July 2021

SBI Clerk MOck Practice 3 REASONING .Welcome Apirants, To help those who are preparing for this bank exam, here is a short online test with free questions and answers. This is why practicing through it can be somewhat beneficial which means that the more you practice the more beneficial it will be. Candidates will be able to answer questions quickly by increasing their awareness by solving more questions. So mostly practice the previous questions and the model questions.
1.  Directions(Q.1 to Q.5 ):

Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Arun, Bharati, Deepak, Fardeen, Priyanka, Rupa, Suraj, and Tara are eight professionals working in different department’s viz., Finance, HR, Marketing, Advertisement, IB, IT, Operation, and Research and Development but not necessarily in same order. They live in three colonies viz., VasantKunj, Shree Kunj, and Defence Colony with not more than three of them in any one colony. Deepak is either in Advertisement or in Marketing. Suraj, Arun, and Rupa are in IT, IB and HR department respectively. Priyanka is either in Operation or Finance Department. Tara is in Research and Development (R&D) and R & D professional doesn’t live in Shree Kunj. Finance professional is in Defence Colony. Both the persons of VasantKunj are not in IT, IB and Marketing. Priya is in Defence Colony and Fardeen is in Shree Kunj colony and Marketing professional is in Defence Colony. Rupa and Suraj are in the same colony and Deepak and Tara are in the same colony.

Who is in the Operation Department?

a
Priyanka
b
Tara
c
Arun
d
Bharati
e
None of these
Explanation :
2.

Who are in the Shree Kunj colony?

a
Tara, Priyanka, Rupa
b
Fardeen, Bharati, Suraj
c
Deepak, Priyanka, Suraj
d
Fardeen, Rupa, Suraj
e
None of these
Explanation :
3.

In which department does Tara work?

a
Finance
b
c
Marketing
d
Research and Development
e
None of these
Explanation :
4.

Person who is in HR department lives in which colony?

a
Vasantkunj
b
Shree Kunj
c
Defence Colony
d
1 or 3
e
None of these
Explanation :
5.

Which of the following combination is correct?

a
R & D – Tara – Defence Colony
b
Operation – Bharati – Shree Kunj
c
Finance – Priyanka – Defense Colony
d
HR – Suraj – Shree Kunj
e
None of these
Explanation :
6.  Directions(Q.6 to Q.10 ):

Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and Give answer

Who is oldest among Peter, Kevin, Joseph and Jason ?

I. Jason is older than Peter and Joseph.

II. Kevin is younger than Joseph.

a
If the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
b
If the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
c
If the data either in statement I alone or instatement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
d
If the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
e
If the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Explanation :

NS

7.

How is ’happy’ written in that code language ?

I. ’I happy today’ is written as ’gke ne que’ and ’today happy day’ is written as ’ke poi ne’.

II. ’I play’ is written as ’clue pa’.

a
If the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
b
If the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
c
If the data either in statement I alone or instatement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
d
If the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
e
If the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Explanation :

NS

8.

H is the mother of J. How is J related to V ?

I. V is the only daughter of H.

II. V is the sister of J.

a
If the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
b
If the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
c
If the data either in statement I alone or instatement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
d
If the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
e
If the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Explanation :

NS

9.

What is the colour of white snow in a colour code ?

I. ’Green’ is called ’Black’, ’Black’ is called ’Blue’, and ’Blue’ is called ’Red’.

II. ’Red’ is called ’White’ and ’White’ is called ’Orange’.

a
If the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
b
If the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
c
If the data either in statement I alone or instatement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
d
If the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
e
If the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Explanation :

NS

10.

Six people P, Q, R, S, T and U are seated around a circular table and are equidistant from each other. Who is second to the right of T

I. P is to the immediate left of Q and Q sits opposite R.

II. S is to the immediate left of U.

a
If the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
b
If the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
c
If the data either in statement I alone or instatement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
d
If the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
e
If the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.
Explanation :

NS

11.  Directions(Q.11 to Q.16 ):

Study the following information to answer the given questions :

J, P, Q, R, S, T, U and V are 4 married couples sitting in a circle facing the centre. The profession of the males within the group are lecturer, lawyer, doctor and scientist. Among the males, only R (the lawyer) and V (the scientist) are sitting together. Each man is seated besides his wife. U, the wife of the Lecturer is seated second to the right of V. T is seated between U and V. P is the wife of the Doctor. Q is a male, is not the doctor. S is a male.

Which of the following is P’s position with respect to S ?

a
Second to the right
b
Second to the left
c
Immediate right
d
Immediate left
e
Third to the left
Explanation :
12.

Which of the following is J’s position with respect to T ?

a
Third to the left
b
Fourth to the right
c
Third to the right
d
Opposite T
e
Second to the right
Explanation :
13.

Which of the following is not true regarding the couples ?

a
P is the wife of S
b
T is the wife of Q
c
R is the husband of J
d
J and S are seated adjacent to each other
e
All are true
Explanation :
14.

The wives of which two husbands are immediate neighbours ?

a
UT
b
SR
c
VQ
d
RV
e
None of these
Explanation :
15.

Four of the following are alike in a certain way based on their seating position in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group ?

a
RSJ
b
TRV
c
UTV
d
SQP
e
UPQ
Explanation :
16.

Who is the Lawyer’s wife ?

a
T
b
P
c
J
d
U
e
None of these
Explanation :
17.  Directions(Q.17 to Q.22 ):

Study the following information to 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 input and rearrangement. (Single digit numbers are preceded by a zero. All other numbers are two digit numbers.)

Input: when 19 will you 07 be 40 coming 62 home 100 89

Step I: be when 19 will you 07 40 coming 62 home 100 89

Step II: be 07 when 19 will you 40 coming 62 home 100 89

Step III: be 07 coming when 19 will you 40 62 home 100 89

Step IV: be 07 coming 19 when will you 40 62 home 100 89

Step V: be 07 coming 19 home when will you 40 62 100 89

Step VI: be 07 coming 19 home 40 when will you 62 100 89

Step VII: be 07 coming 19 home 40 when 62 will you 100 89

Step VIII: be 07 coming 19 home 40 when 62 will 89 you 100

Step VIII is the last Step of the arrangement of the above input as the intended arrangement is obtained. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate steps for the given input.

Input: next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

How many steps would be needed to complete the arrangement ?

a
V
b
VI
c
VIII
d
VII
e
Cannot be determined
Explanation :

Input : Next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

Step I. growth next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase 41

Step II. growth 02 next 57 problem 82 14 trend purchase 41

Step III. growth 02 next 14 57 problem 82 trend purchase 41

Step IV. growth 02 next 14 problem 57 82 trend purchase 41

Step V. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 57 82 trend purchase

Step VI. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82

Step VII. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82

18.

Input: next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

Which of the following would be the final arrangement ?

a
growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 82 trend.
b
growth next problem purchase trend 02 14 41 57 82
c
growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82
d
growth 82 next 57 purchase 41 problem 14 next 02
e
None of these.
Explanation :

Input : Next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

Step I. growth next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase 41

Step II. growth 02 next 57 problem 82 14 trend purchase 41

Step III. growth 02 next 14 57 problem 82 trend purchase 41

Step IV. growth 02 next 14 problem 57 82 trend purchase 41

Step V. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 57 82 trend purchase

Step VI. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82

Step VII. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82

19.

Input: next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

Which of the following would be step I ?

a
41 purchase 02 trend 14 82 problem 57 next growth.
b
growth 02 next 57 problem 82 14 trend purchase 41
c
41 growth next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase
d
growth next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase 41
e
growth next 57 purchase 82 14 trend 02 problem 41
Explanation :

Input : Next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

Step I. growth next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase 41

Step II. growth 02 next 57 problem 82 14 trend purchase 41

Step III. growth 02 next 14 57 problem 82 trend purchase 41

Step IV. growth 02 next 14 problem 57 82 trend purchase 41

Step V. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 57 82 trend purchase

Step VI. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82

Step VII. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82

20.

Input: next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

Which word / number would be the sixth position from the left end in Step III ?

a
purchase
b
14
c
problem
d
41
e
trend
Explanation :

Input : Next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

Step I. growth next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase 41

Step II. growth 02 next 57 problem 82 14 trend purchase 41

Step III. growth 02 next 14 57 problem 82 trend purchase 41

Step IV. growth 02 next 14 problem 57 82 trend purchase 41

Step V. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 57 82 trend purchase

Step VI. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82

Step VII. growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82

21.

Input: just 14 and value 22 time 5 15

Which word / number would be at position 5 from the right end in Step III ?

a
and
b
15
c
just
d
14
e
time
Explanation :

Input : Just 14 and value 22 time 5 15

1. and just 14 value 22 time 5 15

2. and 5 just 14 value 22 time 15

3. and 5 just 14 time value 22 15

4. and 5 just 14 time 15 value 22

22.

Input: just 14 and value 22 time 5 15

Which of the following would be step II of the arrangement ?

a
and just value 14 22 time 5 15
b
and 5 just 14 value 22 time 15
c
and 5 just 14 time 15 22 value.
d
and just value time 14 22 5 15
e
None of these
Explanation :

Input : Just 14 and value 22 time 5 15

1. and just 14 value 22 time 5 15

2. and 5 just 14 value 22 time 15

3. and 5 just 14 time value 22 15

4. and 5 just 14 time 15 value 22

23.  Directions(Q.23 to Q.27 ):

Some statements are given followed by some conclusions. You have to consider the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the following conclusions if any, follow from the given statements:

Statements:

Some psycho are sinners.

All sinners are killers.

No ruthless are sinners.

Some ruthless are psycho.

Conclusion:

I. Some ruthless can possibly be killers.

II. Some psycho are not ruthless.

III. Some killers are ruthless.

a
Only I and III follow
b
Only III follow
c
Only I and II follow
d
All follow
e
None of these
Explanation :
24.

Statements:

All Shahs are Kapoors.

Some Kapoors are Khans.

All Khans are Singhs.

No Singh is a Shah.

Conclusion:

I. All Kapoors being Shah is a possibility.

II. All Shah being Kapoors is a possibility.

III. All Singhs being Khans is a possibility.

a
Only I and III follow
b
Only III follow
c
Only I and II follow
d
All follow
e
None of these
Explanation :
25.

Statements:

All trees are bees.

Some bees are treys.

No trey is a plate.

Some plates are trees.

Conclusion:

I. All trees being plates is a possibility.

II. Some bees are not plates.

III. Some bees are not treys.

a
Only I and III follow
b
Only III follows
c
Only I and II follow
d
All follow
e
None of these
Explanation :
26.

Statements:

Some psycho are sick.

All sick are tired.

No quick are sick.

Some quick are psycho.

Conclusion:

I. Some tired are not quick.

II. Some quick being tired is a possibility.

III. Some quick are sick.

a
Only I and III follow
b
Only III follows
c
Only I and II follow
d
All follow
e
None of these
Explanation :
27.

Statements :

All trams are buses.

Some buses are trains.

No train is plane.

Some planes are trams.

Conclusion :

I. Some trams are not trains.

II. All trams being trains is a possibility.

III. Some buses are not trains.

a
Only I and III follow
b
Only III follows.
c
Only I and II follow
d
All follow
e
None of these
Explanation :
28.  Directions(Q.28 to Q.32 ):

In the following questions, the symbols @, #, %, $and * are used with the following meaning as illustrated below. Study and give answer. ’A @ B’ means ’A Is not smaller than B’ ’A # B’ means ’A is neither smaller than nor equal to B’ ’A % B’ means ’A is neither smaller than nor greater than B’ ’A$ B’ means ’A is not greater than B’

’A * B’ means ’A is neither greater than nor equal to B’

Statements :

C # D

A @ B

D * E

B % C

Conclusion :

I. A * E

II. A @ E

a
If only conclusion I is true
b
If only conclusion II is true
c
If either conclusion I or II is true
d
If neither conclusion I nor II is true
e
If both conclusions I and II are true
Explanation :

@ – ≥

# – >

% – =

$– ≤ * – < A ≥ B = C > D < E I. A < E ; Can’t say II. A ≥ E ; False 29. Statements : I % J G$ H

H * I

H @ K

Conclusion :

I. I * J

II. G @ K

a
If only conclusion I is true
b
If only conclusion II is true
c
If either conclusion I or II is true
d
If neither conclusion I nor II is true
e
If both conclusions I and II are true
Explanation :

@ – ≥

# – >

% – =

$– ≤ * – < G < H < I = J, G ≤ H ≥ K I. I < J ; False II. G ≥ K; False 30. Statements : U * V Y # Z X$ Y

W % X

V * W

Conclusion :

I. U # Z

II. V * Y

a
If only conclusion I is true
b
If only conclusion II is true
c
If either conclusion I or II is true
d
If neither conclusion I nor II is true
e
If both conclusions I and II are true
Explanation :

@ – ≥

# – >

% – =

$– ≤ * – < U < V < W = X ≤ Y > Z I. U > Z ; Can’t say II. V < r ; True 31. Statements : W % A U * V V * W A # B B @ C Conclusion : I. W # C II. W % C a If only conclusion I is true b If only conclusion II is true c If either conclusion I or II is true d If neither conclusion I nor II is true e If both conclusions I and II are true Answer & Explanation Answer : Option A Explanation : @ – ≥ # – > % – =$ – ≤

* – <

U < V < W = A > B ≥ C

I. W > C ; True

II. W = C ; False

32.

Statements :

K # L

J # K

I # K

L * M

M * N

Conclusion :

I. J @ N

II. J * N

a
If only conclusion I is true
b
If only conclusion II is true
c
If either conclusion I or II is true
d
If neither conclusion I nor II is true
e
If both conclusions I and II are true
Explanation :

@ – ≥

# – >

% – =

\$ – ≤

* – <

J > K > L < M < N ; I > K

I. J ≥ N ; False

II. J < N ; Can’t say

33.  Directions(Q.33 to Q.35 ):

In each question below a statement (or a passage) is followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. (An assumption is something supposed or taken in for granted). You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and then decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement and Give answer.

Statement :

To get a first class in the examination you have to work very hard.

Assumptions :

I. Getting first class in the examination is desirable.

II. Hard work results in success.

a
If only assumption I is implicit.
b
If only assumption II is implicit.
c
If either assumption I or assumption II is implicit.
d
If neither of the assumptions is implicit.
e
If both the assumptions are implicit.
Explanation :

NS

34.

Statement :

Assumptions :

II. Nobody loves reading any other material.

a
If only assumption I is implicit.
b
If only assumption II is implicit.
c
If either assumption I or assumption II is implicit.
d
If neither of the assumptions is implicit.
e
If both the assumptions are implicit.
Explanation :

NS

35.

Statement :

All the teachers are hereby instructed to reach the institution by 9 a.m.

Assumptions :

I. Some of the teachers do not arrive at the institution in time.

II. Teachers will follow the strict warning given in the notice.

a
If only assumption I is implicit.
b
If only assumption II is implicit.
c
If either assumption I or assumption II is implicit.
d
If neither of the assumptions is implicit.
e
If both the assumptions are implicit.