Reasoning Mock Test - 11


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QUESTION: 1

Directions: Read carefully the question and select the most appropriate answer.

Q.

There is a growing feeling that youngsters nowadays have lost their cultural moorings. But the young do not tend to agree with this assessment.Which will substantiate the latter

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QUESTION: 2

Honesty is a desirable virtue. But it is generally coloured by the self-righteousness and arrogance of the honestIt follows from above that

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QUESTION: 3

Arun is a hard working and diligent student. But success still alludes him.It follows from the above

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QUESTION: 4

Life has become all work and no play. Due to this we are witnessing a high turnover of employees in all companies.Which one of the following negates this?

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QUESTION: 5

Inflation is bad for the economy but deflation is worse. Which of the following has the same logic as above?

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QUESTION: 6

Directions (Q. 6 - 7): Select the right answer

Q. 

In a darkroom, a box contains 4 pairs of black socks, 5 pairs of brown socks and 3 pairs of grey socks all jumbled together. How many socks should a person take out so that he has at least one pair of one colour?

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QUESTION: 7

What is the minimum number of socks that he should take out so that he should have one brown pair (the other information same as no. 6?

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QUESTION: 8

Directions (Q. 8 - 10): In the following set of questions, there is a statement and there are two reasons given to support the statement. Make your answer as follows

Q. 

S = We call Gandhiji Rashtra Pitha, the Father of Nation
R.I = He was the most aged one among the freedom fighters
R. II = He brought the whole nation together and showed us Indians the right path to be followed, just as a father could do for his children

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QUESTION: 9

S = In almost all big hotels, the crowds swing to foreign teams on band and foreign beat on New Year eve.

R. I = The Indian Orchestra does not have scintillating tunes and fast beats
R. II = Most of the Indians know foreign dances only hence refer to foreign band and beat

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QUESTION: 10

S = Many patients who have been suffering from chronic diseases have been successfully treated with the help of acupressure and acupuncture.

R.I = Some of the alternate medicines and modes of treatment are extremely effective where regular allopathic treatment fails.
R.II = Acupressure and acupuncture are easy to practice.

Solution:

The correct answer is A as  only the first reason (R. I) and not the second (R. II) is the reason for the statement (S).

QUESTION: 11

Directions (11-12): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it.

(I) A – B means A is the sister of B
(II) A x B means A is the husband of B.
(III)
 means B is the brother of A
(IV) A + B means B is the mother of A

Q. 

If P+Q-R¸SxT, then R is T’S

Solution:

Either brother – in law or sister in law

In this eq R is T’s either brother – in law or sister in law. we don’t know gender

QUESTION: 12

(I) A – B means A is the sister of B
(II) A x B means A is the husband of B.
(III)
 means B is the brother of A
(IV) A + B means B is the mother of A

Q. 

Which of the following shows N is the mother in law of K?

Solution:

None of these
N is Mother in Law of K
N is female so we need + Sign before N to get Ans

This option is in correct.
and there is no more option in which + Sign before N

QUESTION: 13

Directions (Q. 13 - 15): In each question below are given two statements followed by four conclusions number I, II, III & IV. You have to take the two given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read the conclusion and then decide which of them logically follows, from the statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

Q. 

Statement I :

 All rocks are caves.

Statement II : 

All caves are hotels.

Conclusions:

I. All rocks are hotel.
II. All caves are rocks.
III. All hotels are caves.
IV. The hotels that are caves are not rocks

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QUESTION: 14

In this question below are given two statements followed by four conclusions number I, II, III & IV. You have to take the two given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read the conclusion and then decide which of them logically follows, from the statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

Q. 

Statement I : 

Some cushions are quilts

Statement II : 

Some pillows are quilts

Conclusions:

I. Some cushions are quilts
II. Some pillows are not cushions.
III. Some quilts are not pillows
IV. No quilt is a cushion

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QUESTION: 15

In this question below are given two statements followed by four conclusions number I, II, III & IV. You have to take the two given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read the conclusion and then decide which of them logically follows, from the statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

Q. 

Statement I : 

All fat person are doctors.

Statement II : 

Some doctors are bald.

Conclusions:

I. Some fat persons are bald
II. Some bald person are not doctor
III. No bald person is fat
IV. All doctors are fat

Solution:

A is the correct option. only I & II follows
All fat persons= All doctors. Some doctors are balds.
Hence it is correct Some fat person are bald and  Some bald person are not doctor.

QUESTION: 16

In a certain code BEAT is written as GIDV, how is SOUP written in that code?

Solution:


5 + 7 = 12
2 + 9 = 11
Continuous gap

1 + 22 = 23
20 + 4 = 24
Continuous gap


19 + 19 = 38
15 + 24 = 39
continuous gap
21 + 18 = 39
continuous gap

QUESTION: 17

In a class of 50 students, 18 take Chorus, 26 take Band, and 2 take both Chorus and Band. How many students in the class are not enrolled in either Chorus or Band?

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QUESTION: 18

A veterinarian surveys 26 of his neighbours. He discovers that 14 have dogs, 10 have cats, and 5 have fish. Four have dogs and cats, 3 have dogs and fish, and one has a cat and fish. If no one has all three kinds of pets, how many neighbours have none of these pets?

Solution:


26 - (7 + 4 + 3 + 5 + 1 + 1)
= 26 - 21 = 5

QUESTION: 19

Which one of the following statements is the converse of the statement “If the moon is full, then the vampires are prowling”?

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QUESTION: 20

Which one of the following statement is the inverse of the statement “If you do not understand geometry, then you do not know how to reason deductively”?

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QUESTION: 21

If Ramesh likes oranges more than grapes, strawberries more than apples, and apples more than oranges, then which one of the following is not true?

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QUESTION: 22

If 8th of the month falls 3 days after Sunday then which one of the following will be the day on 17th of that month?

Solution:

Wednesday - 8th
Wednesday - 15th
Friday - 17th

QUESTION: 23

Which one of the following is a leap year?

Solution:

1704 divisible by 4

QUESTION: 24

Directions: (24-28) Read the information given below and answer the questions that follows:

Six plays A, B, C, D, E and F of a famous playwright are to be staged, one on each day from Monday to Saturday. The schedule of the play is to be in accordance with the following. “A” must be staged on the previous day of the day on which ‘E’ is staged. ‘C’ must not be staged on Tuesday. ‘B’ must be staged on a day which follows the day on which ‘F’ is staged. ‘D’ must be staged on Friday only and should not be immediately preceded by ‘B’. ‘E’ must not be staged on the last day of the schedule.

Q.

Which one of the following is the schedule of plays, with the order of their staging from Monday?

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QUESTION: 25

Six plays A, B, C, D, E and F of a famous playwright are to be staged, one on each day from Monday to Saturday. The schedule of the play is to be in accordance with the following. “A” must be staged on the previous day of the day on which ‘E’ is staged. ‘C’ must not be staged on Tuesday. ‘B’ must be staged on a day which follows the day on which ‘F’ is staged. ‘D’ must be staged on Friday only and should not be immediately preceded by ‘B’. ‘E’ must not be staged on the last day of the schedule.

Q.

Which one of the following days in addition to Tuesday, Play C cannot definitely be staged?

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QUESTION: 26

Six plays A, B, C, D, E and F of a famous playwright are to be staged, one on each day from Monday to Saturday. The schedule of the play is to be in accordance with the following. “A” must be staged on the previous day of the day on which ‘E’ is staged. ‘C’ must not be staged on Tuesday. ‘B’ must be staged on a day which follows the day on which ‘F’ is staged. ‘D’ must be staged on Friday only and should not be immediately preceded by ‘B’. ‘E’ must not be staged on the last day of the schedule.

Q. 

Between which one of the following pairs of plays, Play D is staged?

Solution:

The correct option is B.
The arrangement will be-
Clearly, D must be staged on Friday. A must be staged before E i.e., order AE must be followed. But E cannot be staged on the last day. Also, B must be staged immediately after F i.e., order FB must be followed. But B cannot precede D. So, F and B can be staged on Monday and Tuesday and A and E on Wednesday and Thursday. C, which cannot be staged on Tuesday shall be staged on Saturday.

QUESTION: 27

Six plays A, B, C, D, E and F of a famous playwright are to be staged, one on each day from Monday to Saturday. The schedule of the play is to be in accordance with the following. “A” must be staged on the previous day of the day on which ‘E’ is staged. ‘C’ must not be staged on Tuesday. ‘B’ must be staged on a day which follows the day on which ‘F’ is staged. ‘D’ must be staged on Friday only and should not be immediately preceded by ‘B’. ‘E’ must not be staged on the last day of the schedule.

Q. 

Which one of the following plays is staged on Monday?

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QUESTION: 28

Six plays A, B, C, D, E and F of a famous playwright are to be staged, one on each day from Monday to Saturday. The schedule of the play is to be in accordance with the following. “A” must be staged on the previous day of the day on which ‘E’ is staged. ‘C’ must not be staged on Tuesday. ‘B’ must be staged on a day which follows the day on which ‘F’ is staged. ‘D’ must be staged on Friday only and should not be immediately preceded by ‘B’. ‘E’ must not be staged on the last day of the schedule.

Q. 

Which one of the following plays immediately follows B?

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QUESTION: 29

P, Q, R, S and T are sitting in a row, Q is between P and T. Which of the following information given in ‘A’ and ‘B’ is sufficient to find out who among them is in the middle?

‘A’ – P is left of Q and right of S.
‘B’ – R is at the right end.

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QUESTION: 30

M, P, A and K are four friends. Which of the following statements given in ‘P’ and ‘Q’ are sufficient to find out who among the four is the heaviest?

‘P’ – P is heavier than M and K but lighter than A
‘Q’ – M is lighter than P and A but heavier than K

Solution:

Only 'P' is sufficient
A > P > M, K

QUESTION: 31

If the seventh day of a month is three days earlier than Friday, what day will it be on the nineteenth day of the month?

Solution:

7 - Tuesday
14 - Tuesday
19 - Sunday

QUESTION: 32

Find the Missing Number

Solution:

9 x 3 x 3 = 81
11 x 4 x 4 = 176
13 x  7 x 5 = 455

QUESTION: 33

Solution:

QUESTION: 34

Directions (34-35): Three of the following four are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group ?

Solution:

Except, all contains a vowels in capital letters

QUESTION: 35

Three of the following four are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?

Solution:

In all other groups, the middle letter is a vowel

QUESTION: 36

SHOE : LEATHER :: ?

Solution:

SHOE    :       LEATHER
Shoe is made up of Leather
Highway is made up of Asphalt

QUESTION: 37

A man leaves for his office from his house. He walks towards East. After moving a distance of 20 m, he turns South and walks 10 m. Then he walks 35 m towards the West and further 5 m towards the North. He then turns towards East and walks 15 m. What is the straight distance (in metres) between his initial and final positions?

Solution:


The movements of the man from A to F are as shown in Fig.
Clearly, DC = AB + EF
∴ F is in line with A. Also, AF = (BC - DE) = 5 m
So, the man is 5 metres away from his initial position.

QUESTION: 38

Directions (38-39)

A, C, D, E, F and G are six members of a family. A is father of C but C is not his son. D is sibling of C. E is D's brother-in-law. F is G's grandson. G is D's mother

Q. 

How many male Members are there in the family?

Solution:

The correct option is D.

As the gender of D is not given. 

F represents female and M represents male in the image.

QUESTION: 39

A, C, D, E, F and G are six members of a family. A is father of C but C is not his son. D is sibling of C. E is D's brother-in-law. F is G's grandson. G is D's mother.

Q. 

D is

Solution:

QUESTION: 40

How many meaningful words can be formed using the first, the third, the sixth and the seventh letters of the word DREAMLAND using each letter only once in each word?

Solution:

The first, third, sixth and seventh letters of the word DREAMLAND are D, E, L and A respectively.
The words formed are DALE, DEAL, LADE and LEAD.

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