# IBPS PO :: Reasoning Ability :: Test 51

## Home IBPS PO / Reasoning Ability Test 51 Questions and Answers

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

B 2 3 G U * F T L 5 9 1 6 Q # M N J D C H • S W X R @ I A 4 7 Z $V E Y 8 What should come in place of the question mark(?) in the series given below based on the above arrangement? *5S 99H MID ? RQ# HQN • 6N H6N H6M None of these  View Answer Discuss in Forum 2 . Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below: B 2 3 G U * F T L 5 9 1 6 Q # M N J D C H • S W X R @ I A 4 7 Z$ V E Y 8
How many such consonants are there is the above arrangement each of which is immediately preceded by a number but not immediately followed by a symbol?
None
One
Two
Three
None of these
3 . Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below:

B 2 3 G U * F T L 5 9 1 6 Q # M N J D C H • S W X R @ I A 4 7 Z $V E Y 8 Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group? #NDH SX@A 7$E8
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4 . Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below:

B 2 3 G U * F T L 5 9 1 6 Q # M N J D C H • S W X R @ I A 4 7 Z $V E Y 8 If every fifth character starting from U (delete U first) is deleted, then which character will be exactly midway between the tenth element from the left and the same-positioned element from the right, in the newly obtained series? J # D None of these  View Answer Discuss in Forum 5 . In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement, follow-up or further action in regard to the problem, policy etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true. Then decide which of the two given suggested courses of action logically follows for pursuing. Given answer (1) If only I follows. (2) If only II follows. (3) If either I or II follows. (4) If neither I nor II follows. (5) If both I and II follow.$Statement :$Taking advantage of loopholes in service rules and protection from political authorities, a large number of government employees have been doing a ""disappearing act"" by remaining absent from work forprolonged periods after availing simple leave for a brief period.$Courses of action :$I. All such employees should be shown the door immediately. II. All the erring employees should be deprived of pension and other such benefits. if only Conclusion I is follows if only Conclusion II is follows if either I or II is follows if neither I nor II is follows if both I and II are follows  View Answer Discuss in Forum 6 . In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement, follow-up or further action in regard to the problem, policy etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true. Then decide which of the two given suggested courses of action logically follows for pursuing. Given answer (1) If only I follows. (2) If only II follows. (3) If either I or II follows. (4) If neither I nor II follows. (5) If both I and II follow.$Statement :$There has been more than one accident on each day of the tenure of Railway minister X. 60% of accidents have been caused by human error and 20% due to inadequate expansion of railway lines.$Courses of action :$I. New trains should not be introduced in an overburdened system. II. New technology should be introduced and provision for this should be made in the budget in this regard. if only Conclusion I is follows if only Conclusion II is follows if either I or II is follows if neither I nor II is follows if both I and II are follows  View Answer Discuss in Forum 7 . In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement, follow-up or further action in regard to the problem, policy etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true. Then decide which of the two given suggested courses of action logically follows for pursuing. Given answer (1) If only I follows. (2) If only II follows. (3) If either I or II follows. (4) If neither I nor II follows. (5) If both I and II follow.$Statement:$Proliferating computer graveyards have become a major threat for human health.$Courses of action:$I. Maj or computer firms should be requested to create a common facility to collect and recycle e-waste. II. Efforts should be made to follow the guidelines issued by the government in reprocessing of computer was4te. if only Conclusion I is follows if only Conclusion II is follows if either I or II is follows if neither I nor II is follows if both I and II are follows  View Answer Discuss in Forum 8 . In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement, follow-up or further action in regard to the problem, policy etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true. Then decide which of the two given suggested courses of action logically follows for pursuing. Given answer (1) If only I follows. (2) If only II follows. (3) If either I or II follows. (4) If neither I nor II follows. (5) If both I and II follow.$Statement:$Some of India's greatest musicians and folk artistes are struggling to make both ends meet.$Courses of action:$I. The folk artistes should be advised to leave their traditional profession and adopt any other profession to earn their living. II. The government should given financial aids to these artistes. if only Conclusion I is follows if only Conclusion II is follows if either I or II is follows if neither I nor II is follows if both I and II are follows  View Answer Discuss in Forum 9 . In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement, follow-up or further action in regard to the problem, policy etc on the basis of the information given in the statement. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true. Then decide which of the two given suggested courses of action logically follows for pursuing. Given answer (1) If only I follows. (2) If only II follows. (3) If either I or II follows. (4) If neither I nor II follows. (5) If both I and II follow.$Statement:$PTV, Pakistan's official television, is posing threat to the viewership of DD, India's official television.$Courses of action:\$

I. The threat should be ignored as both countries are not comparable when it comes to democracy and individual freedom the two are not comparable in quality and professionalism.

II. Doordarshan net work shoul d be expanded and efforts should be made to make it more professional
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
10 . Study the following information to answer the given questions :

In a certain code language '781' means 'rose is red', '276' means 'old is gold' and '698' means 'old looked red'
What number is the code for 'is'?
1
2
4
7
None of these