# Reasoning Test for IBPS Clerk 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 33

Directions (1-5): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements marked 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. How is ‘Shivi’ related to ‘Nitin’?
a) ‘Priya’ is the daughter of ‘Manika’ and mother of ‘Shivi’.
b) ‘Taru’ is the son of ‘Priya’ and husband of ‘Nitin’.

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

2. Who among N, M, P and K reached cafe first?
a)M reached cafe before N and K but was not the first to reach cafe.
b) K reached cafe after M but before N.

If the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
If the data in statements a alone are not sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question
If the data either in statement a or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question
If the data even in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
If the data in both statements a and b together are needed to answer the question.
Option A

3. Among M10, T20, R30, D40, B50, each one of them having different weight, who is the third from top when they are arranged in descending order of their weights?
a) R30 is heavier than M10 and T20 but lighter than B50.
b) M10 is lighter than R30 but heavier than T20.

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

4. What is the code for ‘this’ if in a certain language ‘this love rome rush’ is written as ‘ep os al it’?
a) ‘in oj ek ep’ means ‘summon at rome random’.
b) ‘ab id it ag’ means ‘rush are very public’ and ‘of ih al’ means ‘love day outsider’

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

5. What is Rashika’s position from the left end in a row?
a)Manya is 10th from the left end of the row.
b) There are 16 children between Manya and Rashika.

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

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

In a certain code,
“her image has money” is written as “fo al ub an”,
“money laminate has been dive” is written as “oj ek al si an”,
“her nostalgic dive this” is written as “ay si ub oz” and
“nostalgic in money laminate” is written as “an ay og ek”

7. What does “ek” stand for ?
laminate
been
nostalgic
this
in
Option A

8. What is the code for “image” ?
al
fo
ub
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option B

9. Which of the following represents ‘nostalgic has been dive’ ?
ay al ub fo
fo oz oj ay
oj si ay al
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option C

10. What does “oz” stand for ?
in
this
laminate
her
been
Option B

11. Which of the following may represent ‘her nostalgic is this’ ?
oz ay og ow
ub ay oz og
ay oz ow ub
Either a or b
None of these
Option C