# IBPS PO :: Reasoning Ability :: Test 45

## Home IBPS PO / Reasoning Ability Test 45 Questions and Answers

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

'A + B' means 'A' is father of 'B'.

'A $\div$ B' means 'B' is brother of 'A'.

'A $\times$ B' means 'A is husband of 'B'.

'A - B' means 'A' is sister of 'B'.
In the expression A + B $\times$ C - D $\div$ E, how is D related to B?
Brother - in - law
Sister - in - law
Nephew
Brother
Cannot be determined
2 . Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

'A + B' means 'A' is father of 'B'.

'A $\div$ B' means 'B' is brother of 'A'.

'A $\times$ B' means 'A is husband of 'B'.

'A - B' means 'A' is sister of 'B'.
Which of the following expressions shows that 'R is sister of Q'?
P + Q - R + Z
T $\times$ Q + Z - R
P + Q - R $\times$ Z
None of these
Cannot be determined
3 . Study the following arrangement carefull y and answer the questions given below:

2 Z 6 # $\beta$ P 9 7 % $\delta$ 3 R I 8 $\uparrow$ $Q * U K @ N H Ⓒ M 4 J How many such consonants are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a symbol and immediately followed by a number? None One Two Three More than three  View Answer Discuss in Forum 4 . Study the following arrangement carefull y and answer the questions given below: 2 Z 6 #$\beta$P 9 7 %$\delta$3 R I 8$\uparrow Q * U K @ N H Ⓒ M 4 J
Which of the following is the eighth to the right of ninth element from the left end in the above arrangement?
$Q Z 3 None of these  View Answer Discuss in Forum 5 . Study the following arrangement carefull y and answer the questions given below: 2 Z 6 #$\beta$P 9 7 %$\delta$3 R I 8$\uparrow Q * U K @ N H Ⓒ M 4 J
Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which of the following is different from the group?
P 7 3
$\beta$ 9 $\delta$
Q U N
R 8 Q
$* K  View Answer Discuss in Forum 6 . Study the following information to answer the given questions. A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input and rearrangement. Input: 7 warrior 4 never true 5 he 3 6 fought 3 and 16 Step I: warrior 7 4 never true 5 he 36 fought 3 and 16 Step II: warrior 7 fought 36 4 never true 5 he 3 and 16 Step III: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 4 true he 3 and 16 Step IV: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 4 he 3 and Step V: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 and 3 4 he Step VI: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 and 3 he 4 Step VI is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions, the appropriate step for the given input. Input: 5 him 16 by some 64 tubes 9 discover 4 therapist 3 Which of the following steps will be the last but one? III IV V VI None of these  View Answer Discuss in Forum 7 . Study the following information to answer the given questions. A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input and rearrangement. Input: 7 warrior 4 never true 5 he 3 6 fought 3 and 16 Step I: warrior 7 4 never true 5 he 36 fought 3 and 16 Step II: warrior 7 fought 36 4 never true 5 he 3 and 16 Step III: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 4 true he 3 and 16 Step IV: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 4 he 3 and Step V: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 and 3 4 he Step VI: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 and 3 he 4 Step VI is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions, the appropriate step for the given input. Input: 5 him 16 by some 64 tubes 9 discover 4 therapist 3 Which word/number would be the sixth from the right in Step III? 5 by him tubes 64  View Answer Discuss in Forum 8 . Study the following information to answer the given questions. A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input and rearrangement. Input: 7 warrior 4 never true 5 he 3 6 fought 3 and 16 Step I: warrior 7 4 never true 5 he 36 fought 3 and 16 Step II: warrior 7 fought 36 4 never true 5 he 3 and 16 Step III: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 4 true he 3 and 16 Step IV: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 4 he 3 and Step V: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 and 3 4 he Step VI: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 and 3 he 4 Step VI is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions, the appropriate step for the given input. Input: 5 him 16 by some 64 tubes 9 discover 4 therapist 3 Which step number would be the following output? 'therapist 9 discover 64 tubes 5 16 him by some 4 3' III IV V VI There will be no such step  View Answer Discuss in Forum 9 . Study the following information to answer the given questions. A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input and rearrangement. Input: 7 warrior 4 never true 5 he 3 6 fought 3 and 16 Step I: warrior 7 4 never true 5 he 36 fought 3 and 16 Step II: warrior 7 fought 36 4 never true 5 he 3 and 16 Step III: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 4 true he 3 and 16 Step IV: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 4 he 3 and Step V: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 and 3 4 he Step VI: warrior 7 fought 36 never 5 true 16 and 3 he 4 Step VI is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions, the appropriate step for the given input. Input: 5 him 16 by some 64 tubes 9 discover 4 therapist 3 In Step V, if 'therapist' is related to '64' and 'discover' is related to '5' in a certain way, then which of the following is 'tubes' related to in the same way? some 3 4 16 5  View Answer Discuss in Forum 10 . Each question given below consists of a statement followed by two arguments numbered I and II. You have to decide which of the arguments is a 'strong' argument and which is a 'weak' argument. Give answer 1. if only Conclusion I is follows. 2. if only Conclusion II is follows. 3. if either I or II is follows. 4. if neither I nor II is follows. 5. if both I and II are follows.$Statement:$Should entrepreneurs be encouraged?$Arguments:\$

I. Yes, they will help in industrial development of the country.

II. Yes, they will reduce the burden on employment market
if only Conclusion I is follows.
if only Conclusion II is follows.
if either I or II is follows.
if neither I nor II is follows.
if both I and II are follows.