Institute of Banking Personnel Selection : Article

Reasoning Ability For IBPS PO
  • 2016-10-15
Reasoning Ability For IBPS PO
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Directions (1-5): Study the following information to answer the given questions:

              In certain code ‘always to be right’ is written as ‘4 9 3 2,’ ‘right is also just’ is written as ‘9 7 6 5’, ‘come to terms’ is written as ‘1 3 8’, ‘terms are just’ is written as ‘0 1 6’ and ‘always is’ is written as ‘7 4’.

1. Which of the following is the code for ‘come’?
(a) 0    (b) 8    (c) 1    (d) 3    (e) Either 1 or 8

2. Which of the following can be coded as ‘8 6 3 1 5’?
(a) to be are just terms
(b) right to come are terms
(c) always also to be just
(d) be right also is terms
(e) also come to just terms

3. Which of the following represents, ‘always be right terms’?

(a) 8 4 1 3                   (b) 2 4 1 9
(c) 4 3 8 9                   (d) 1 2 5 0
(e) 9 0 4 2

4. Which of the following is the code for ‘right’?
(a) 9                (b) 7                (c) 6
(d) Either 9 or 5                      (e) 5

5. What does ‘6’ represent in this code?
(a) terms                     (b) also            (c) are

(d) is                           (e) just

Solution (1-5):
Code:
0 – are            1 – terms
2 – be              3 – to
4 – always       5 – also
6 – just            7 – is
8 – come         9 – right 

Answer :

1-b       2-e       3-b       4-a       5-e

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