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Reasoning Ability For IBPS CWE
  • 2016-11-09
Reasoning Ability For IBPS CWE
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Directions(1-5): In the following questions, the alphabets- b, g, y, a and d are used with the following meanings

P b Q means P is not smaller than Q

P g Q means P is neither greater than nor smaller than Q

P y Q means P is not greater than Q

P a Q means P is neither smaller than nor equal to Q

P d Q means P is neither greater than nor equal to Q

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

(a) if only conclusion I is true

(b) if only conclusion II is true

(c) if either I or II is true

(d) if neither I nor II is true

(e) if both I and II are true

 

1. Statements: M b N, H y Q, B bM

Conclusions: I. H g M    II. Q g N

 

2. Statements: C a B, L d S, S y C

Conclusions: I. B a S      II. C a L

 

3. Statements: I b H, E a F, I g F

Conclusions:  I. E a I      II. H d E

 

4. Statements: V g O, R g V, O b B

Conclusions: I. R g B      II. R a B

 

5. Statements: L a U, T g L, O b B.

Conclusions: I. T a W      II. U g W


ANSWER:

1-d       2-b       3-e       4-c       5-d

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