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REASONING FOR IBPS PO
  • 2016-09-28
REASONING FOR IBPS PO

1) A man sells calculator at the rate of Rs. 250 each which includes a profit of 14 per cent. What amount of profit will he sells seven calculators per day?

(1) Rs. 4665            (2) Rs. 4565  (3) Rs. 4545

(4) Rs. 4655            (5) None of these

2) The profit earned after selling an article for Rs. 1, 754 is the same as loss incurred after selling the article for Rs. 1, 492. What is the cost price of the article?

(1) Rs. 1, 623               (2) Rs. 1, 523  (3) Rs. 1, 689

(4) Rs. 1, 589                    (5) None of these

3) In how many different ways can the letters of the word ‘PUNCTUAL’ be arranged?

(1) 64 (2) 40320     (3) 960

(4) 20160     (5) None of these

4) A committee of 12 persons is to be formed from 9 women and 8 men. In how many of these committees the women are in majority?

(1) 2000       (2) 2700       (3) 2705

(4) 2702       (5) None of these

5) A basket contains three blue and four red balls. If three balls are drawn at random from the basket, what is the probability that all the three are either blue or red?

(1) 1   (2) 1/7          (3) 3/14        (4) 3/28

(5) None of these

6) An urn contains 4 green, 5 blue, 2 red and 3 yellow marbles. If eight marbles are drawn at random, what is the probability that there are equal number of marbles of each colour?

(1) 3/8          (2) 351/738  (3) 60/1001

(4) 1/1011    (5) None of these

7) If in a certain language, PLAYER is coded as QNDCJX, then how SINGER will be coded in the same language?

(1) TKQKJX             (2) TKJKQX

(3) TKQKXJ             (4) TKQXJK

8) In a certain code 95789 is written as EGKPT and 2436 is written as ALUR, then how will 24539 be written in that code?

(1) ALEUT     (2) ALGTU

(3) ALGUT     (4) ALGRT

9) A reduction of 10% in the price of a commodity enables a person to buy 25 kg more for Rs. 225. The original price of the commodity per kg was

(1) Rs. 2       (2) Rs. 1       (3) Rs. 2.50

(4) Rs. 1.50

10)  If P is the husband of Q and R is the mother of S and Q, what is R to P?

(1) Mother               (2) Sister

(3) Aunt                  (4) Mother-in-law


ANSWER:

1-5

2-1

3-4

4-4

5-2

6-3

7-1

8-3

9-2

10-4

          

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