We are sharing some of the memory based questions from Reasoning section asked in IBPS RRB PO (Scale-I) Main Exam held on 5th November 2017.
Directions (1 – 5): Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below. (5 questions)
A number arrangement machine when given an input of words/numbers, rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and steps of rearrangement.
Input: arty 36 doty 59 86 jasy bossy 25 fogy 41 ready 20
Step 1: 201 arty 36 doty 59 86 jasy bossy fogy 41 ready 252
Step 2: artily 201 36 doty 59 86 jasy fogy 41 ready 252 bossily
Step 3: 363 artily 201 doty 59 86 jasy fogy ready 252 bossily 414
Step 4: dotily 363 artily 201 59 86 jasy ready 252 bossily 414 fogily
Step 5: 594 dotily 363 artily 201 jasy ready 252 bossily 414 fogily 865
Step 5: jasily 594 dotily 363 artily 201 252 bossily 414 fogily 865 readily
This is the final arrangement and step 6 is the last step for this input.
Input: 70 nosy 94 angry 27 hungry 12 grumpy lazy 63 42 sorry
- What is the position of ‘sorry’ in step 4 from right end?
- In step 5, if ‘sorry’ is related to ‘angrily’ in the same way as in step 3, ‘272’ is related to ‘hungry’ in a certain way, then in step 6, ‘634’ is related to which of the following in the same way?
E) None of these
- What is the sum of numbers – 5th from the left end in step 2 and 4th from the right end in step 4?
- In which of the following step number do the words/numbers ‘nosy sorry 272 grumpily’ occur together?
E) There is no such step
- How many words/numbers are there between ‘angrily’ and ‘grumpily’ in step 4?
Directions (6-8): ‘A’ walks 10 km north from point Q to reach point H. He takes a left turn and walks 9 k to reach point S. On the other side, ‘B’ walks 5 km north from point Y to reach point J. Point Y is 9 km east from point Q. Next ‘B’ turns to his right and reached point D. Also ‘A’ turned left from point S and reached point M after walking 5 km.(3 questions)
- What is the difference between points M and J?
A) 10 km
B) 26 km
C) 18 km
D) 12 km
E) Cannot be Determined
- If ‘B’ walks 4 km east from point Y, then he is in which direction with respect to point D?
- What is the shortest distance between points Q and D?
A) √194 km
B) √198 km
C) √197 km
D) √196 km
E) √195 km
Directions (9-10): In each of the following questions, a question is followed by two statements. Read all the statements and find that which statements are required to answer the question and answer accordingly. (5 questions)
- What is the code of ‘she’ in a certain code language?
statement I:In a certain coding language ‘she fondly ate apples’ is written as ‘du ki aj op’, ‘she fondly ate apples’ is written as ‘op ki du sp’.
statement II: In a certain coding language ‘he cut the apples’ is written as ‘ki fo sp cf’, ‘she ate the apples’ is written as ‘ki aj fo du’.
A) Only I is sufficient
B) Both I and II are necessary
C) Only II is sufficient
D) Either I or II is sufficient
E) Neither I nor II is sufficient
- Who is tallest among all 6 six friends – A, B, C, D, E and F?
statement I: B is taller than C and E both. B is not the tallest. A is taller than E. F is taller than D.
statement II: A is shorter than B but taller than E. C is just above B in height among all 6 friends. F is taller than A. E is not the shortest.
A) Only II
B) Only I
C) Neither I nor II
D) Both I and II
E) Either I or II