# IBPS Clerk :: Reasoning Ability :: Test 15

## Home IBPS Clerk / Reasoning Ability Test 15 Questions and Answers

1 . Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

There are three brothers X, Y and Z. All of them work in the same company. They work in the office at different times on different days. X works in the office from 12 noon to 4 pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. His younger brother Y works in the office on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm. The eldest brother worksin the office from 9 am to 12 noon on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and between 2 pm and 4 pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Who among the following work(s) for the minimum number of days in a week?
X
Z
Y
Both X and Y
Cannot be determined
2 . Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

There are three brothers X, Y and Z. All of them work in the same company. They work in the office at different times on different days. X works in the office from 12 noon to 4 pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. His younger brother Y works in the office on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm. The eldest brother worksin the office from 9 am to 12 noon on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and between 2 pm and 4 pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
On which of the following days do all three brothers work together in the office at the same time?
None
Monday
Thursday
Sunday
Cannot be detemined
3 . Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

There are three brothers X, Y and Z. All of them work in the same company. They work in the office at different times on different days. X works in the office from 12 noon to 4 pm on Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday. His younger brother Y works in the office on Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm. The eldest brother worksin the office from 9 am to 12 noon on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday and between 2 pm and 4 pm on Friday, Saturday and Sunday
For how many days does the youngest brother work in the office in a week?
One
Two
Three
Cannot be determined
None of these
4 . In each question below are given two/three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer

1) if only conclusion I follows.

2) if only conclusion II follows.

3) if either conclusion I or II follows.

4) if neither conclusion I nor II follows.

5) if both conclusions I and II follow
Statements:

Some logics are customs.

No custom is duty.

Conclusions:

I. Some logics are not duty.

II. All logics being duty is a possibility.
if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or II follows
if neither conclusion I nor II follows
if both conclusions I and II follow
5 . In each question below are given two/three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer

1) if only conclusion I follows.

2) if only conclusion II follows.

3) if either conclusion I or II follows.

4) if neither conclusion I nor II follows.

5) if both conclusions I and II follow
Statements:

All numbers are letters.

Some letters are symbols.

No symbol is a triangle.

Conclusions:

I. Some letters are triangles.

II. All symbols being numbers is a possibility.
if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or II follows
if neither conclusion I nor II follows
if both conclusions I and II follow
6 . In each question below are given two/three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer

1) if only conclusion I follows.

2) if only conclusion II follows.

3) if either conclusion I or II follows.

4) if neither conclusion I nor II follows.

5) if both conclusions I and II follow
Statements:

All numbers are letters.

Some letters are symbols.

No symbol is a triangle

Conclusions:

I. All symbols are numbers.

II. Some letters are not triangles
if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or II follows
if neither conclusion I nor II follows
if both conclusions I and II follow
7 . In each question below are given two/three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer

1) if only conclusion I follows.

2) if only conclusion II follows.

3) if either conclusion I or II follows.

4) if neither conclusion I nor II follows.

5) if both conclusions I and II follow
Statements:

No page is a book.

Some books are copies.

Conclusions:

I. Some copies are not pages.

II. At least some copies are books.
if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or II follows
if neither conclusion I nor II follows
if both conclusions I and II follow
8 . In each question below are given two/three statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer

1) if only conclusion I follows.

2) if only conclusion II follows.

3) if either conclusion I or II follows.

4) if neither conclusion I nor II follows.

5) if both conclusions I and II follow
Statements:

All marbles are stones.

Some stones are gems.

Conclusions:

I. All gems being marbles is a possibility.

II. All stones being marbles is a possibility
if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows.
if either conclusion I or II follows
if neither conclusion I nor II follows
if both conclusions I and II follow
9 . Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

Eight friends J, K, L, M, N, O, P and Q are sitting in a circle facing the centre. K is sitting fourth to the left of J and is neighbour of P and O. O is sitting fourth to the right of N and third to the left of L. M is the immediate neighbour of Q, but not of J.
Who among the following is opposite M?
P
L
K
N
None of these
10 . Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

Eight friends J, K, L, M, N, O, P and Q are sitting in a circle facing the centre. K is sitting fourth to the left of J and is neighbour of P and O. O is sitting fourth to the right of N and third to the left of L. M is the immediate neighbour of Q, but not of J.
What is the position of J with respect to Q?
Third to the left
Second to the right
Fourth to the left
Can't be determined
None of these