## Sunday, 26 April 2015

### SBI PO Reasoning Quiz -10

1. In a certain code language 'they have come back' is written as 'na ja sa da' and 'they have gone there' is written as 'da ka pa na". How is 'come' written in that code language ?

(1) sa (2) na

(3) ja (4) sa or ja

2. How many meaningful English words can be made with the letters IFEL using each letter only once in each word ?

(1) None (2) One

(3) Two (4) Three

(5) More than three

3. Each consonant in the word TIRADES is replaced by the previous letter in the English alphabet and each vowel is replaced by the next letter in the English alphabet and the new letters are rearranged alphabetically. Which of the following will be the fourth from the right end?

(1) F (2) J

(3) Q (4) C

(5) None of these

4. Pointing to a girl, Mihir said "She is the only daughter of my grandfather's only child". How is the girl related to Mihir?

(1) Daughter (2) Niece (3) Sister (4) Data inadequate (5) None of these

5. In a row of twenty-five children facing South R is sixteenth from the right end and B is eighteenth from the left end. How many children are there between R and B?

(1) 2 (2) 3 (3) 4 (4) Data inadequate (5) None of these

6. W walked 40 metres towards West, took a left turn and walked 30 metres. He then took a right turn and walked 20 metres. He again took a right turn and walked 30 metres. How far was he from the starting point ?

(1) 70 metres (2) 60 metres (3) 90 metres

(4) Cannot be determined

(5) None of these

7. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word POSITIVE each of which has as many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabet?

(1) None (2) One (3) Two (4) Three (5) More than three

8. In a certain code GATE is written as 5⋆3\$ and TOUR is written as 325%. How is URGE written in that code ?

(1) 3%5\$ (2) \$%55 (3) 5%3\$ (4) 8%5\$ (5) None of these

9. If it is possible to form only one

such number with the third, the sixth and the seventh digits of the number 7394261 which is the perfect square of a two digit odd number, which of the following will be the first digit of that two digit odd number ?

(1) 9 (2) 3 (3) 5 (4) No such number can be formed

(5) More than one such number can be formed

10. How many such pairs of digits are there in the number 539816 each of which has as many digits between them in the number as when the digits are arranged in descending order within the number ?

(1) None (2) One (3) Two (4) Three (5) More than three

1. 4;

The code for come is ja or sa

2. 3; Meaningful Words = LIFE, FILE

3. 2;

4. 3; Mihir’s grandfather’s only child means mother or father of Mihir. The girl is only daughter of Mihir’s mother or father. Therefore, the girl is sister of Mihir.

5. 5;

R’s position from the left.

= 25 + 16 + 1 = 10th

Thus, there are 7 children between R and B.

6. 2;

Required distance = AB + BE = 40 + 20 = 60 m

7. 5;

8. 4;

9. 2; 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

7 3 9 4 2 6 1

169 = 13 x 13

196 = 14 x 14

But. 14 is an even number.

Required number = 13

Its unit’s digit is 3.

10. 1; 5 3 9 8 1 6

9 8 6 5 3 1