Reasoning Quiz – Set 1 – Feb, 2015

1. How many three
letter -meaningful words can be formed from the word TEAR beginning with ‘A’
without repeating any letter
within that word?
(a) One
(b) Three
(c) Five
(d) Two
(e) None of these
2. If the letters of
the ARROGANCE are interchanged, first and fifth, second and sixth, third and

seventh, fourth and eighth and the
position of the ninth remains unchanged then what will the new
arrangement of letters be?
None of these
3. ‘Army’ is related
to ‘Soldier’ in the same way as ‘School’ is related to which of the following?
(a) Peon
(b) Principal
(c) Class
(d) Watchman
(e) Student
4. Suresh and Ravi
want to visit the museum after their exams. Suresh’s exams finishes on 9th
April and
he is leaving for a
holiday on 12th April. Ravi’s exams will be over by 10th April after which he
is free. On
which of the following
dates can the two definitely meet?
(a) 10th April
(b) Either 10th or 11th April
(c)12th April
Either 11th or 12th April
(e) None of these
5. In a certain code
CHANDIGARH is written as DNAHCHRAGI. How is SIKKIM written in that code?
(e) None of these
6. Four of the
following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which is the
one that
does not belong to that
(a) Kitten
(b) Goat
(c) Calf
(d) Foal
(e) Lamb
7. In a certain code
language ‘do re me’ means ‘he is late’, ‘fa me la’ means ‘she is early’ and ‘so
ti do’
means ‘he leaves soon’. Which
word in that language means ‘late’?
(a) la
(b) do
(c) me
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these
8. Sameera tells Priyanka
“Your mother’s father’s son is the husband of my sister.” How is Sameera

related to Priyanka?
(a) Sister -in -law
(b) Cousin
(c) Aunt
(d) Data inadequate
None of these
9. If ‘+’ means ‘ ÷’,
‘ ÷’ means ‘ ×’, ‘ ×’ means ‘ −’ and ‘ −’ means ‘+’ what will be the value of
the following
expression? 15 ÷ 5 × 9
+ 3 − 6 = ?
(a) 78
(b) 72
(c) 28
(d) 30
(e) None of these
10. If ‘A’ is substituted
by 1, ‘B’ by 2 and so on upto ‘Z’ which is substituted by 26, what will be the
sum of
the numbers substituted for
the word DECAY?
(a) 38
(b) 41
(c) 40
(d) 37
(e) None