Reasoning Quiz for Bank Exams 2015 – Set 24



Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is a set of Reasoning Quiz based on Input Output and Sitting Arrangements for Bank and Insurance Exams 2015.

Directions (Q. No. 1-5): Study the following information carefully and
answer the given questions. A
word arrangement machine when given an input
line of words rearranges them following a particular
rule.
The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.

Input: cry arm lemon own wind ice under vague top earn
Step I: under cry arm lemon own ice vague top earn wind
Step II: under own cry arm lemon ice top earn vague wind
Step III: under own ice cry arm lemon earn top vague wind
Step IV: under own ice earn cry arm lemon top vague wind
Step V: under own ice earn arm cry lemon top vague wind
Step V is the last step As per the rules followed in the
above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step
for the given input.
Input for the questions:
Input: knife axe harm utility yellow orange sugar ice eat
zone dip
1. Which of the following
will be the last step of the rearrangement?
(a) IV
(b) V
(c) VI
(d) VII
(e) None of these
2. In step IV, which
of the following words would be at 6th position from the right?
(a) axe
(b) dip
(c) harm
(d) knife
(e) None of these
3. Which of the
following is step III of the rearrangement?
(a) utility orange ice eat axe harm dip knife sugar yellow
zone
(b) utility orange knife axe harm sugar ice eat dip yellow
zone
(c) utility orange ice knife axe harm eat dip sugar yellow
zone
(d) utility ice orange eat knife axe harm dip sugar yellow
zone
(e) None of these
4. In step IV of the
rearrangement, if “dip” is related to “axe” and “knife”
is related to “harm” in a certain
way, which of the following would “axe” be related to, following
the same pattern?
(a) ice
(b) eat
(c) dip
(d) sugar
(e) None of these
5. Following pairs
follow a certain relationship in step IV and step V. First element of the pair
is from
step IV and second element
is from step V. Which of the following pairs is different from the others?
(a) axe, eat
(b) knife, harm
(c) ice, orange
(d) yellow, zone
(e) All are same

Solutions – The machine rearranges the words starting with vowel in
reverse alphabetical order and words starting with consonant also in reverse
alphabetical order. In each step one word starting with vowel gets arranged in
reverse alphabetical order from left end towards right end, whereas one word
starting with consonant gets arranged from right end towards left end. This
process is repeated till the final arrangement.

Input: knife axe harm utility yellow orange sugar ice eat
zone dip
Step I: utility knife axe harm yellow orange sugar ice eat
dip zone
Step II: utility orange knife axe harm sugar ice eat dip
yellow zone
Step III: utility orange ice knife axe harm eat dip sugar
yellow zone
Step IV: utility orange ice eat axe harm dip knife sugar
yellow zone
Step V: utility orange ice eat axe dip harm knife sugar
yellow zone
For Q. 5: Except option (d) in all other options, pairs are
as (n + 1)th element of step IV and nth element of step V.

Directions (Q. No. 6 -10): Study the following information carefully
and answer the given questions.

Eight friends – A, B, C, D, E, F,
G and H are sitting around a square table in such a way that four of them sit
at four corners of the table while the other four sit in the middle of the four
sides. Those who sit in the middle of the four sides face the centre while those
who sit at the four corners face outside. A sits third to the left of C, who
does not sit at any of the corners. E sits to the left but not on the immediate
left of F, who is not an immediate neighbour of C. B and H are the immediate
neighbours of neither each other nor of A and D respectively. D does not sit in
the middle of any sides and at least two persons can sit between A and D. E and
G sit opposite each other but do not face each other. F cannot sit opposite C.
6. Who among the
following sits third to the left of H?
(a) B
(b) G
(c) D
(d) C
(e) None of these
7. What is the
position of B with respect to F?
(a) Third to the left
(b) Third to the right
(c) Fourth to the left
(d) Second to the right
(e) None of these
8. Who among the
following represent the immediate neighbours of F?
(a) HG
(b) GA
(c) BE
(d) AH
(e) None of these
9. If they all are
rearranged clockwise in alphabetical order starting from A (A retains his
original
position), which of the
following would retain his original position?
(a) H
(b) G
(c) D
(d) E
(e) None of these
10. Who among the
following sits exactly between D and G?
(a) B
(b) H
(c) F
(d) C
(e) None of these

Solutions –

The Winners Are:

  1. [email protected]/Nisha
  2. Preetika
  3. Lovely/[email protected]







Regards

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