Institute of Banking Personnel Selection : Article

REASONING WORKOUT FOR IBPS PO
  • 2016-09-22
REASONING WORKOUT FOR IBPS PO
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Directions (Q.1-5): In the following questions, the symbols ©, $, %,@ and # are used with the following meaning as illustrated below:

‘P @ Q’ means ‘P is neither greater than nor equal to Q’.

 ‘P $ Q’ means ‘P is not Smaller than Q’.

 ‘P # Q ’ means ‘P is neither Smaller than nor greater than Q’.

  ‘P © Q’ means ‘P is not greater than Q’

  ‘P % Q’ means ‘P is neither Smaller than nor equal to Q’.

Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the three conclusions I, II and III given below them is/are definitely true and give your answer accordingly.

1)     If only conclusion I is true

2)     If only conclusion II is true

3)     If either conclusion I or II is true

4)     If neither conclusion I nor II is true

5)     If both conclusion I and II are true

1. Statement: J # R, R % K, K @ D

Conclusions:  I.K @ J   II.D@J 

2. Statement: M © T, K % T, K @ N

Conclusions:   I.N%M            II.K%M 

3. Statement: V $ D , D © R; R % F

Conclusions:  I.R % V            II.V @ F 

4. Statement: B @ E , E # S , S $ Z

Conclusions:  I.Z @ E            II.E # Z

5. Statement: H % M , N © M , N $ T

Conclusions:  I.H # T II.H % T


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1-1                   2-5                   3-4                   4-3                   5-2

 

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