# Reasoning Test for IBPS Clerk 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 23

Directions (1-5): Each of the following questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered a and b given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer.

1. Who amongst Ah, Bh, Ch, Dh and Eh is the shortest?
a)Ah is taller than Bh. Eh is not the tallest.
b)Ch is taller than Ah. Dh is not the tallest.

if the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient in answer the question.
if the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement a alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in either in statement a alone or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b are together necessary to answer the question.
Option D

2. How is Br related to Er?
a)Mr and Zr are brothers of Br and Er is son of Zr .
b)Dr is mother of Ur who is son of Br.

if the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient in answer the question.
if the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement a alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in either in statement a alone or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b are together necessary to answer the question.
Option E

3. In which month of the year did R go for a vacation?
a)R correctly remembers that he went for a vacation in the first half of the year.
b)R’s husband correctly remembers that they went for a vacation after 31st March but before 1st May.

if the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient in answer the question.
if the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement a alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in either in statement a alone or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b are together necessary to answer the question.
Option B

4. Is Pz is maternal aunt of Mz?
a)Az is son of Pz. Az is brother of Bz. Bz is daughter of Cz. Fz is sister of Cz. Mz is daughter of Fz.
b)Dz is father of Mz. Fz is mother of Mz. Kz is brother of Fz. Kz has two children Jz and Rz. Pz is married to Kz.

if the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient in answer the question.
if the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement a alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in either in statement a alone or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b are together necessary to answer the question.
Option B

5. Among Varsha,Weom,Xeon,Yami and Zaira, seated in a straight line facing south, who sits at the middle?
a)Weom sits second to right of Varsha. Zaira is not immediate neighbor of Yami.
b)Varsha sits third to left of Yami. Weom sits on the immediate right of Xeon.

if the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient in answer the question.
if the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement a alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in either in statement a alone or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b are together necessary to answer the question.
Option E

6. Directions (6-10): Study the following information to answer the given questions:

Seven ghosts Aaa, Bbb, Ccc, Ddd, Eee, Fff and Ggg stay in a horror house that has seven floors. Only one ghost stays on one floor. The ground floor is numbered 1, the floor above it, number 2 and so on and the top most floor is numbered 7. Ggg stays on the ground floor. Eee stays on an odd numbered floor. Bbb stays on a floor immediately below Eee’s floor. There are two floors between the floors on which Eee stays and the floor on which Aaa stays. Ccc stays on a floor immediately above Ddd’s floor. Ddd stays on any floor which is below the floor on which Eee stays.

7. How many floors are there between the floors on which Ggg stays and the floor on which Ddd stays?
0
1
2
3
More than 3
Option A

8. Which of the following is true as per the information provided?
Ccc stays on 3rd floor
Eee stays on 5th floor
Eee live immediately above Fff
Aaa lives immediately below Ggg
All are true
Option A

9. Who among the following stays on the floor which is exactly between the floor on which Aaa stays and the floor on which Bbb stays?
Eee
Ccc
Fff
Ddd
Cannot be determined
Option C

10. Who among the following stays on the fourth floor?
Aaa
Ccc
Eee
Ddd
None of these
Option A

11. Who among the following stays on the topmost floor?
Bbb
Ccc
Fff
Aaa
None of these
Option E