Institute of Banking Personnel Selection : Article

REASONING WORKOUT-III
  • 2016-07-07
REASONING WORKOUT-III
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1) In a certain code DESPAIR is written a TFEQSJB. How is NUMERAL written in that code?

(1) OVNFMBS           (2) NVOFSBN

(3) NVOMFBS           (4) NVOFMBS

(5) None of these

2) If it is possible to make only one meaningful word with the first, second, sixth and tenth letters of the word DISCLAIMER, which of the following will be the third letter from the left? If no such word can be made, give ‘X’ as your answer and if more than one such word can be made, give ‘Y’ as the answer.

(1) I    (2) R   (3) D   (4) X   (5) Y

3) How many such digits are there in the number 27561493 each of which is as far away from the beginning of the number as when the digits are arranged in descending order within the number?

(1) None       (2) One         (3) Two

(4) Three       (5) More than three

4) If ‘yellow; is called ‘red’, ‘red’ is called ‘blue’, ‘blue’ is called ‘white’, ‘white’ is called ‘black’, ‘black’ is called ‘green’, and ‘green’ is called ‘violet’. What is the colour of clear sky?

(1) Green      (2) Violet       (3) Yellow

(4) Red         (5) None of these

5) It was 9.35 am in Rakhi’s watch, which kept correct time, when Reena informed her that the bus left the bus stop at 9.25 am. Reena’s watch is 5 minutes fast. The frequency of the bus is every 20 minutes. For how long must Rakhi wait to catch the next bus?

(1) 5 minutes (2) 10 minutes    (3) 15 minutes

(4) 25 minutes         (5) None of these

6) Which of the following should come next in the given sequence of numbers?

2 4 3 2 4 3 1 2 4 3 1 2 2 4 3 1 2 3 2 4 3 1 2 3

(1) 2   (2) 3   (3) 4   (4) 5   (5) None of these

7) How many meaningful English words can be formed with the letters EDOM, using each letter only once in each word?

(1) None       (2) One         (3) Two

(4) Three       (5) More than three

8) Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?

(1) Nephew    (2) Cousin      (3) Mother

(4) Brother    (5) Sister

9) How many pairs of letters are there in the word SECURITY each of which has as many alphabets between them as there are in the English alphabetical series?

(1) None       (2) Two         (3) Three

(4) Four        (5) More than four

10) In a certain code STAR is written as 5$*2 and TORE is written a $32@. How is OATS written in that code?

(1) 3*5$        (2) 3*$5        (3) 3$*5              (4) 35*$  (5) None of these

 

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