Reasoning Full Test-1


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QUESTION: 1

First discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q.
Horn : Blow :: ?

Solution:

Horn is used for blowing so pen is used for writing.

QUESTION: 2

First discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q.

Loss : Regain :: Mistake : ?

Solution:

As loss is regained similarly mistaken are rectified.

QUESTION: 3

First discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q. 
Whisper : Shout :: ?

Solution:

Whisper is opposite of shouting so stay is opposite of moving.

QUESTION: 4

First discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q.
Love : Friendship :: ? : Hospitality

Solution:

As love leads to friendship so hospitality leads to care

QUESTION: 5

First discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q.
Water : River :: ?

Solution:

water flows in river as air flows in stay

QUESTION: 6

First discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q. 
Rung : Ladder :: ?

Solution:

Ladder is made up of rung so staircase is made up of step.

QUESTION: 7

First, discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q. Mumbai: India Gate :: ?

Solution:

As India Gate is in Mumbai. Statue of Liberty in New York.

QUESTION: 8

First discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q. 
Melancholic : Choleric :: ? : Sanguine

Solution:

As Choleric is opposite of Melancholic so Sanguine is opposite of Phlegmatic

QUESTION: 9

First, discover the relationship between the first two words and then try to find the same relationship amongst the given options which follow the pattern of the first two words. Select the right answer.

​Q. 
25: 30 –

Solution:

As 25: 30 difference is 5 \ O: T difference is 5

QUESTION: 10

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

Solution:

Three words can be formed Ear, Are, Era

QUESTION: 11

Select the most appropriate answer.

Q. ​
There are thousands of people who drive two-wheelers without wearing helmets. This is so despite the government’s order making the wearing of helmet compulsory. Reluctantly, one has to draw the conclusion that he law has had no effect. Which one of the following, if true, would refute the arrangement in the above passage?

Solution:
QUESTION: 12

Select the most appropriate answer.

Q. 
​A study has shown that a large number of Indians are still unaware that smoking injures their health. This is so despite the statutory warning printed on every cigarette packet. The logical conclusion seems to be that the statutory warnings have had absolutely no effect. Which one of the following, if true, would refute the argument in the above passage?

Solution:
QUESTION: 13

Select the most appropriate answer.

Q. 
Electrons orbit around the nucleus of atom in the same way as the Earth orbits around the Sun. The Laws of Gravitation determine the Earth’s movement round the sun. We may therefore expect that gravity determines the orbit of electrons as well.The above is an instance of –

Solution:
QUESTION: 14

Select the most appropriate answer.

Q. No one who is suffering from a common cold needs to consult a doctor, because the cold will subside on its own. In recent times, however, there have been number of instance of typhoid, beginning as common cold, would soon aggravate and endanger the life of patient. The treatment at a later stage is extremely difficult and painful. It is highly advisable, therefore that sufferers seek medical attention when the first symptoms occur.The flaw in the above reasoning is that-

Solution:

Appropriate as here author assume.the effects are similar so causes would be the same but actually it is not true and similar effects can be due to completely different causes.

QUESTION: 15

Select the most appropriate answer.

Q.
There is something irrational about our system of laws. The criminal law punishes a person more severely for having successfully committed a crime than it does a person who fails in his attempt, even though the same evil intention is present in both the cases. On the other hand required to pay damages.Which of the following, if true, would weaken the author’s argument?

Solution:
QUESTION: 16

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Q. 
Vegetarians by religious conviction argue that it is wrong to rank humans above other animal species; because for God, all living beings are equal. But then, what is the retainable for ranking animal species above plants! Why not try to protect vegetables against animals that would eat them? May be we should stop eating altogether to protest against the brutal rule of nature that requires living beings to eat other living things to stay alive.The speaker above argues primarily by –

Solution:

Vegetarians are taking base of morality and humanism which are virtues only of human beings as above than the survival instinct of living beings , which is far more relevant. And making absurd conclusions with it.

QUESTION: 17

Select the most appropriate answer.

Q.
Many American Pharmaceutical companies export drugs which are banned in the U.S.A. to developing countries. There is a proposal add sessed to the U.S. Congress to prevent them from exporting such drugs. Yet many foreign governments are willing to allow such importation and may have very good reasons for doing so. The spokesmen for the Pharmaceutical companies argue that why should American Government substitute its judgement for that of another country about what is best for its citizenry? Which of the following, if true, weakens the above argument?

Solution:
QUESTION: 18

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Q.
Ram in fact was the eye witness to the crime committed by his brother Sham. But he did not open his mouth, when Karan, the servant in the house, was wrongly prosecuted and convicted. Ram lived quite happily thereafter, and this only proves that Rani must have colluded sham in committing the crime.The underlying assumption of the above conclusion is that –

Solution:
QUESTION: 19

Select the most appropriate answer.

Q.
Even handedness is very important while dealing with children. It is generally noticed that parents are too quick to bestow rewards for good deeds, but they procrastinate while imposing punishments for bad deeds. This is likely to create the following impression in the child’s mind –

Solution:
QUESTION: 20

Select the most appropriate answer.

Q.  Why can’t we abolish public education system altogether and allow schools to operate as autonomous units competing for students? Students will receive government funds in the form of vouchers which they can spend at the schools of their choice. As a result, only those schools that provide customer satisfaction will survive; and eventually we will see an overall improvement in the quality of education.There is an unsupported assumption built into the above argument. This assumption is –

Solution:

The passage says “only those schools that provide customer satisfaction will survive “ here the word customer indicates that schools are being comparared to companies that cater to the needs of their customers. 

QUESTION: 21

Six students A, B, C, D, E, and F are to make a presentation, each on a day. Three of them will make their presentations in the morning session before the lunch break whereas, the other three will be presenting it in the afternoon session. The presentations have to be scheduled in such a way that they comply with the following restrictions:           

B should make his presentation immediately before C’s presentation.           

Their presentations cannot be separated by the lunch break.          

 D must be either the first or the last student to make the presentation.

Q.
In case C is to be the fifth student to present, then B must be

Solution:
QUESTION: 22

Six students A, B, C, D, E, and F are to make a presentation, each on a day. Three of them will make their presentations in the morning session before the lunch break whereas, the other three will be presenting it in the afternoon session. The presentations have to be scheduled in such a way that they comply with the following restrictions:           

B should make his presentation immediately before C’s presentation.           

Their presentations cannot be separated by the lunch break.          

 D must be either the first or the last student to make the presentation.

Q. 
B could be placed for any of the following places in the order of presenters except

Solution:
QUESTION: 23

Six students A, B, C, D, E, and F are to make a presentation, each on a day. Three of them will make their presentations in the morning session before the lunch break whereas, the other three will be presenting it in the afternoon session. The presentations have to be scheduled in such a way that they comply with the following restrictions:           

B should make his presentation immediately before C’s presentation.           

Their presentations cannot be separated by the lunch break.          

 D must be either the first or the last student to make the presentation.

Q. 
In case F is to make his presentation immediately after D make his presentation, C could be scheduled for which of the following places in the order of presenters?

Solution:
QUESTION: 24

Six students A, B, C, D, E, and F are to make a presentation, each on a day. Three of them will make their presentations in the morning session before the lunch break whereas, the other three will be presenting it in the afternoon session. The presentations have to be scheduled in such a way that they comply with the following restrictions:           

B should make his presentation immediately before C’s presentation.           

Their presentations cannot be separated by the lunch break.          

 D must be either the first or the last student to make the presentation.


In case F and E are the fifth and sixth presenters respectively then which of the following must be true?

Solution:
QUESTION: 25

An employee has been assigned the task of allotting offices to six of the staff members. The offices are numbered 1-6. The offices are arranged in a row and they are separated from each other by six foot high dividers. Hence, voices, sounds and cigarette smoke flow easily from one office to another .

Miss Rani needs to use the telephone quite often throughout the day. Mr. Mohan and Mr.Boman need adjacent offices as they need to consult each other often while working. Miss Hema, is a senior employee and has to be allotted the office number 5, having the biggest window.

Mr. Dhiraj requires silence in the offices next to his Mr. Tony, Mr. Mohan and Mr. Dhiraj are all smokers. Miss Rani finds tobacco smoke allergic and consecutively the offices next to hers to be occupied by non-smokers.

Unless specifically stated all the employees maintain an atmosphere of silence during office hours.

​Q.
ideal candidate to occupy the office farthest from Mr. Boman would be

Solution:

Rani is allergic to tobacco smoke and uses telephone frequently while Dhiraj needs silence and he smoke.

QUESTION: 26

An employee has been assigned the task of allotting offices to six of the staff members. The offices are numbered 1-6. The offices are arranged in a row and they are separated from each other by six foot high dividers. Hence, voices, sounds and cigarette smoke flow easily from one office to another .

Miss Rani needs to use the telephone quite often throughout the day. Mr. Mohan and Mr.Boman need adjacent offices as they need to consult each other often while working. Miss Hema, is a senior employee and has to be allotted the office number 5, having the biggest window.

Mr. Dhiraj requires silence in the offices next to his Mr. Tony, Mr. Mohan and Mr. Dhiraj are all smokers. Miss Rani finds tobacco smoke allergic and consecutively the offices next to hers to be occupied by non-smokers.

Unless specifically stated all the employees maintain an atmosphere of silence during office hours.

​Q. 
The three employees who are smokers should be seated in the offices

Solution:
QUESTION: 27

An employee has been assigned the task of allotting offices to six of the staff members. The offices are numbered 1-6. The offices are arranged in a row and they are separated from each other by six foot high dividers. Hence, voices, sounds and cigarette smoke flow easily from one office to another .

Miss Rani needs to use the telephone quite often throughout the day. Mr. Mohan and Mr.Boman need adjacent offices as they need to consult each other often while working. Miss Hema, is a senior employee and has to be allotted the office number 5, having the biggest window.

Mr. Dhiraj requires silence in the offices next to his Mr. Tony, Mr. Mohan and Mr. Dhiraj are all smokers. Miss Rani finds tobacco smoke allergic and consecutively the offices next to hers to be occupied by non-smokers.

Unless specifically stated all the employees maintain an atmosphere of silence during office hours.

​Q. 

The ideal office for Mr. Mohan would be

Solution:
QUESTION: 28

An employee has been assigned the task of allotting offices to six of the staff members. The offices are numbered 1-6. The offices are arranged in a row and they are separated from each other by six foot high dividers. Hence, voices, sounds and cigarette smoke flow easily from one office to another .

Miss Rani needs to use the telephone quite often throughout the day. Mr. Mohan and Mr.Boman need adjacent offices as they need to consult each other often while working. Miss Hema, is a senior employee and has to be allotted the office number 5, having the biggest window.

Mr. Dhiraj requires silence in the offices next to his Mr. Tony, Mr. Mohan and Mr. Dhiraj are all smokers. Miss Rani finds tobacco smoke allergic and consecutively the offices next to hers to be occupied by non-smokers.

Unless specifically stated all the employees maintain an atmosphere of silence during office hours.

​Q. 
In the event of what occurs, within a period of one month since the assignment of the offices, would a request for a change in office be put forth by one or more employees?

Solution:
QUESTION: 29

Excessive amounts of lead in drinking water, associated with certain types of industrial pollution, have been shown to cause lung cancer. Ajanta Island has an economy based completely. On subsistence level agriculture. There are no industries in the island. The inhabitants of Ajanta Island have in the last 50 years shown high incidence of lung cancer.

Which of the following can be validly inferred from the above statements?

I. Lead in drinking water is absolutely safe.

II. Lung cancer must have causes other than lead in drinking water.

III. Lead in drinking water must have sources other than industrial pollution.

Solution:

The American Cancer Society lists lead compounds as a probable human carcinogen with a link to kidney, brain and lung cancer, among others. It also increases the risk of stroke and high blood pressure. Fortunately, lead can't move from water into skin, so it is safe for bathing as long as its not consumed.

QUESTION: 30

Meera: Mohan has become a better boxer since he started meditating.
Sohan: Impossible, a boxer’s most important assets is his aggressiveness.

Solution:
QUESTION: 31

3, 12, 27, 48, 75, 108, (___)

Solution:

 3,      12,     27,     48,      75,     108       147

 3´1     3´4    3´9            3´16   3´25   3x36    3´49

    (1)2     (2)2    (3)           (4)     (5)2     (6)2      (7)2   

QUESTION: 32

There is a certain relation between two given words on one side of::and one word is given on another side of::while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the words of the given pair bear. Choose the best alternative.

Q. 
Railway line: Train :: Sea : _____

Solution:
QUESTION: 33

Neelam who is Rohit’s daughter tells to Indu, “Your mother Rita is the younger sister of my father, who is the third child of Sohanji” how is Sohanji related to Indu?

Solution:

QUESTION: 34

There is a certain relation between two given words on one side of::and one word is given on another side of::while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the words of the given pair bear. Choose the best alternative.

Q. ​Well: Deep :: Word: _____

Solution:
QUESTION: 35

How many such pairs of letters are there in the word GUARDIAN each of which has as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabet?

Solution:

QUESTION: 36

In each of the following questions, Four words have been given, out of which four are alike in some manner and the fifth one is different. Choose out the odd one out.   

Solution:

All except Whale lay eggs.

QUESTION: 37

In each of the following questions, Four words have been given, out of which four are alike in some manner and the fifth one is different. Choose out the odd one out.   

Solution:

Vapour   

Vapour is the basic requirement for creating other   natural options

QUESTION: 38

Ashish walks 40m to the North and reaches a temple. He walks back to where he was and continuing in the same direction goes for another 60m, then turns left and walks 40m, turns right and walks another 20m. He now reaches his house. How far is his house from the temple and in which direction?

Solution:

EXP:

        

Prep = 40 + 60 + 20 = 120

            Base = 40 m

= 40√10 South East

QUESTION: 39

Rajan is 10th from the left and Nipun is 17th from the right end of the row. There is one person in between them. What is the total no of persons in the row?

Solution:

EXP: 28

QUESTION: 40

If TEMPORARY is written as GVNKLIZIB how will PERMANENT be written?

Solution:

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