# Mixed Reasoning Questions for Prelims Exams – Set 11 (based on SBI PO Prelim)

Memory based Reasoning Questions SBI PO Prelim Exam 2017. Type of miscellaneous questions asked in SBI PO Prelim 2017 Exam

1. Anupriya starts from point  A in east direction. She walks for 6 m and takes a left turn. Next she walks 7 m and reaches point B. From here she takes a right turn and walks 3 m before turning right again. Next she walks 12 m and takes a final right turn to reach point C south of A. Find distance CB.
A) 7√2 m
B) 5√10 m
C) 12 m
D) 6√5 m
E) None of these
Option D
Solution:

Vertical distance = 12 m
Horizontal distance = 9 m
So CB = √(122 + 62) = 6√5 m
2. Hema starts walking from point A in west direction. She walks for 9 m and takes a right turn. Now she walks for 8 m and takes a right turn again. Next she walks 5m to turn right again. Next she walks 12 m, takes a left turn to reach point B. Point A is to the north of point B. Find AB.
A) 6 m
B) 5 m
C) 7 m
D) 4 m
E) 8 m
Option D
12 – 8 = 4m
3. If the first digit is divided by 2, 4 is added to second digit, third digit is again divided by 2, and so on in the number – 236184250, then find how many digits are greater than 5 in the new number thus formed.
A) Four
B) Two
C) Three
D) None
E) Six
Option C
236184250 changes to 173548190. So numbers greater than 5 are – 7, 8 and 9
4. D who has only 1 child is the mother of A. B is the daughter-in-law of D. F is son of A. E is brother of B. C is the mother of E. How is F related to C?
A) uncle
B) grandson
C) brother
D) son
E) Cannot be determined
Option B
Solution:
Since D has only 1 child so that is A, and B is her daughter-in-law. So B is wife of A. and F is son of B. E is brother of B. C is the mother of E. So F is grandson of C.
5. Four person – L, M, N, O lives in a building having 4 floors one above the other but not necessarily in the same order.  One person lives between L and the one who likes Tulip. M likes Orchids. 1 person lives between the floors of M and O. O is not on top floor but below the floor of one who likes tulip. The one on top floor likes Rose. Who lives on the second floor?
A) O
B) M
C) L
D) N
E) Cannot be determined
Option D
Solution:

The arrangement from top floor to 1st floor is – L (Rose), M (Orchids), N (Tulip), O
6. A, B, C, D, and E have seminars from Monday – Friday. One day – One seminar. There is one seminar between A and B’s. A’s seminar is before Wednesday. C’s seminar is before E. E’s seminar is not on Friday. The number of seminars between the seminars of B and D is same as between A and B’s. How many seminars are before the seminar of B?
A) none
B) three
C) four
D) two
E) Cannot be determined
Option D
Solution:
The arrangement from Monday to Friday is – A, C, B, E, D
7. A is brother of B. B is father of C. D is daughter of C. F is bother of C. E is mother of D. How is F related to E?
A) brother
B) son
C) uncle
D) brother-in-law
E) A) or D)
Option D
8. In in number – 421836257, to each odd number 2 is added and from each even number 2 is subtracted, then find the difference between the  largest digit and the second smallest digit in the number so formed.
A) 7
B) 8
C) 6
D) 9
E) None of these
Option A
Solution:

421836257 becomes – 203654079
So 9 – 2 = 7

Directions (9-10): A, B, C, D, E and F have some number of pens. Nobody has same number of pens. A has more pens than D but less than F. C has less number of pens than only 1 person. The number of pens with D is just 1 greater than with B. E has less number of pens than D. The one with second largest number of pens has 66 pens.

1. If E has 42 pens, then find the total number of pens with E and A.
A) 113
B) 100
C) 99
D) 102
E) cannot be determined
Option E
Solution:
The order in increasing order of number of pens– E, B, D, A , C (66), F
We do not know number of pens with A
2. If D has 55 pens, then how many pens could A have?
A) 68
B) 58
C) 73
D) 54
E) 50
Option B
Solution:

If will be between 55 and 66

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