# Reasoning Test for IBPS PO 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 32

Directions (1-5): Each of the question below consists of a question and three 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.

1. Who is tallest among five students Priya, Queen, Riya, Shivani and Taruna?
a) Shivani is taller than Riya but just shorter than Taruna.
b)Taruna is shorter than Priya and Queen is shorter than Taruna.

If statements a is sufficient to answer the question, but statement b by itself is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement b by itself is sufficient to answer the question, but statement a alone is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement either a or b is sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are not sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are sufficient to answer the question.
Option E

2. How is Kiya related to Miya?
a) Miya is Qiya’s father’s only sister.
b) Niya is mother of Kiya who is the daughter of Oiya.

If statements a is sufficient to answer the question, but statement b by itself is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement b by itself is sufficient to answer the question, but statement a alone is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement either a or b is sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are not sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are sufficient to answer the question.
Option D

3. By using which statements, we can conclude “All H are T”.
a) All H are S. No S is P. All S are T.
b) All H are S. Some P are S. No P are T.

If statements a is sufficient to answer the question, but statement b by itself is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement b by itself is sufficient to answer the question, but statement a alone is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement either a or b is sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are not sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are sufficient to answer the question.
Option A

4. How is ‘snake’ written in a code language?
a) ‘snake might process’ is written as ‘xm nu zx’ and ‘might would fought’ is written as ‘zx zy iz’ in that code language.
b) ‘snake iris process’ is written as ‘xm nu zm’ in that code language.

If statements a is sufficient to answer the question, but statement b by itself is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement b by itself is sufficient to answer the question, but statement a alone is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement either a or b is sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are not sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are sufficient to answer the question.
Option D

5. Point P1 is towards which direction from point Q1?
a) Z1 is in south of Q1 and west of S1, which is in north of M1.
b) M1 is south of S1 and west of P1.

If statements a is sufficient to answer the question, but statement b by itself is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement b by itself is sufficient to answer the question, but statement a alone is not sufficient to answer the question.
If statement either a or b is sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are not sufficient to answer the question.
If both the statements a and b taken together are sufficient to answer the question.
Option E

6. Directions (6-8): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:

There are nine members in a family- Ayesha, Banya, Canya, Diksha, Elvish, Farah, Garima, Himani and Ishan. Among them only two married couples and only four males. Canya is married to Ayesha. Banya is the only child of Diksha. Farah is married and she has a mother-in-law. Himani has a child. Diksha is paternal grandmother of Elvish and Elvish is uncle of Ishan. Ayesha is father of Elvish’s mother and Garima. Himani is not a female member of a family.

7. How is Ishan related to Elvish’s brother?
Daughter
Son
Mother
Father in law
None of these
Option A

8. How is Diksha related to Garima’s sister?
Son in law
Mother in law
Daughter
Father
Mother
Option B

9. Who is grandfather of child of Himani?
Banya
Diksha
Farah’s husband
Both a and c
None of these
Option D

10. Directions (9-10): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions which follow:

Ramya starts from his house, walks 4 m towards the north, takes a right turn and walks 3 m. She then takes right turn, walks 7 m and stops. Himani also starts from Ramya’s house, walks 3 m towards the south, then takes a left turn and walks 7 m before stopping.

11. What is the direction of Himani’s final position with respect to Ramya’s Initial position?
Northwest
Southeast
South
West
None of these
Option B

12. What is the shortest distance between the Himani’s starting point and Ramya’s final point?
8m
3√2 m
4m
1m
None of these
Option B