Reasoning Mix Quiz
Directions (Q. 1-5) Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
A word and number, arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following an illustration of input and rearrangement.
Input: 96 gain 63 forest 38 78 deep house
Step I: deep 96 gain 63 forest 38 78 house
Step II: deep 38 96 gain 63 forest 78 house
Step III: deep 38 forest gain 96 63 78 house
Step IV: deep 38 forest 63 gain 96 78 house
Step V: deep 38 forest 63 gain 78 96 house
Step VI: deep 38 forest 63 gain 78 house 96
And step VI is the last step of the rearrangement of the above input.
As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.
Q1. Input: train 59 47 25 over burden 63 sky
Which of the following steps will be the last but one?
A) VI B) V C) IV D) VII E) None of these
Q2. Input: service 46 58 96 over there desk 15
Which of the following will be step VI?
A) desk 15 over service 46 58 96 there B) desk 15 over 46 service there 58 96 C) desk 15 over 46 service 58 there 96 D) desk 15 over 46 service 58 96 there E) There will be no such step
Q3. Step II of an input is: below 12 93 house floor 69 57 task
Which of the following will definitely be the input?
A) 93 house 69 57 below task floor 12 B) 93 house below 69 57 task floor 12 C) 93 house floor 69 57 task below 12 D) Can’t be determined E) None of these
Q4. Step III of an input is: art 24 day 83 71 54 star power
Which of the following steps will be the last?
A) V B) VIII C) IX D) VII E) None of these
Q5. Step II of an input is: cold 17 wave 69 never desk 52 43
How many more steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
A) Six B) Five C) Four D) Three E) None of these
Directions (Q. 6-10) In each of the questions below are given three statements followed by three conclusions numbered I, II and III. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.
Q6. Statements: Some carrots are brinjals. Some brinjals are apples. All apples are bananas.
Conclusions: I. Some apples are carrots. II. Some bananas are brinjals. III. Some bananas are carrots.
A)Only I follows B) Only II follows C) Only III follows D) Only either II or III follow E) None of these
Q7. Statements: All keys are locks. All locks are bangles. All bangles are cars.
Conclusions: I. Some cars are locks. II. Some bangles are keys. III. Some cars are keys.
A)Only I follows B) Only I and II follow C) Only I and III follow D) Only II and III follow
E) All I, II and III follow
Q8. Statements: All fruits are leaves. Some leaves are trees. No tree is house.
Conclusions: I. Some houses are fruits. II. Some trees are fruits. III. No house is fruit.
A) Only I follows B) Only II follows C) Only III follows D) Only either I or III follows E) None follows
Q9. Statements: All tables are mirrors. Some mirrors are chairs. All chairs are glasses.
Conclusions:I. Some glasses are mirrors. II. Some chairs are tables. III. Some mirrors are tables.
A) Only I and II follow B) Only II and III follow C) Only I and III follow D) All I, II and III follow
E) None of these
Q10. Statements: All calculators are boxes. All boxes are taps. Some taps are machines.
Conclusions:I. Some machines are boxes. II. Some taps are calculators. III. Some boxes are calculators.
A) Only I and II follow B) Only I and III follow C) Only II and III follow D) All I, II and III follow
E) None of these
Directions (Q. 11-15): In the following questions the symbol $, @, *, ** and # are used with the following meaning.
A $ B means A is greater than B
A @ B means A is either greater than or equal to B
A * B means A is equal to B
A ** B means A is smaller than B
A # B means A is either smaller than or equal to B
Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two conclusions I and II given below them is/are definitely True ?
A) if only conclusion I is true. B) if only conclusion II is true. C) if either I or II is true.
D) if neither I nor II is true. E) if both I and II are true.
Q11. Statements : P @ Q, M # N, N**Q
Conclusions : I. P $ M II. N # P
Q12. Statements : D**X, F @ Y, D $ F
Conclusions : I. X @ Y II. Y # D
Q13. Statements : M**P, S $ T, M @ T
Conclusions : I. S * M II. T ** P
Q14. Statements : U*V, X $ W, U**W
Conclusions : I. W $ V II. U ** X
Q15. Statements : G $ H, J # K, H * K
Conclusions : I. H $ J II. J * HAnswers
1. B 2. E 3. D 4. D 5. C 6. B 7. E 8. D 9. C 10. C 11. A 12. D 13. B 14. E 15. C
Direction (1-5). Rearrange the following six sentences (A), (B), (C), (D), (E) and (F) in the proper sequence to form a meaningful paragraph; then answer the questions given below them.
A.In America, highly educated women, who are in stronger position in the labour market than less qualified ones, have higher rates of marriage than other groups.
B.Some work supports the Becker thesis, and some appears to contradict it.
And, as with crime, it is equally inconclusive.
C. But regardless of the conclusion of any particular piece of work, it is hard to establish convincing connections between family changes and economic factors using conventional approaches.
D. Indeed, just as with crime, an enormous academic literature exists on the validity of the pure economic approach to the evolution of family structures.
Q1.Which of the following sentences should be the FIFTH after rearrangement?
a.C b.E c.D d.A e.B
Q2.Which of the following sentences should be the FIRST after rearrangement?
a.B b.A c.D d.E e.C
Q3.Which of the following sentences should be the THIRD after rearrangement?
a.E b.C c.D d.A e.B
Q4.Which of the following sentences should be the FOURTH after rearrangement?
a.C b.D c.A d.C e.B
Q5.Which of the following sentences should be the SECOND after rearrangement?
a.A b.B c.C d.D e.E
Directions (Q. 1-5): Read each sentence to find out whether there is an grammatical error in it. The error, if any, will be in one part of the sentence. The number of that part will be the answer. If there is no error, mark (5) as the answer. (Ignore errors of punctuation, if any.)
Q6.The number of employees (a)/reporting sick (b)/has reduced significantly (c)/because of the incentive. (d)/No error (e)
Q7.A small piece (a)/of bread is (b)/better than (c)/having nothing to eat(d)/No error (e)
Q8.All those articles (a)/that had published (b)/in the weeklies will now (3)/be published in the form of a book.(4)/No error(e)
Q9.Most of the popular tele-serials (a)/are not only illogical (b)/in their story line (c)/but also crude in their presentation (d)/None of these (e)
Q10.None else (a)/should held responsible (b)/ for this accident (c)/ and the loss. (d)/No error (e)Answer & Explanation
- c (AECBD)
- b (replace “reporting” with “reported”)
- b (replace “had” with “had been”)
10.b (replace “should” with “should be”)
Q1. The human-readable version of a program is called—
a) syntax code b) program code c) human code d) system code e) None of these.
Q2. ……… is the result produced by a computer?
a) Processing b) Memory c) Output d) Input e) None of these.
Q3. Programs such as Internet Explorer that serve as navigable windows into the Web are called
a) Hypertext b) Networks c) Hyperlink d) Web browsers e) None of these.
Q4. Which type of software coordinates the interaction of technology devices?
a) Application software b) Utility software c) Operation system d) Systems software e) None of these.
Q5. Computers manipulate data in many ways, and this manipulation is called—
a) updating b) batching c) upgrading d) processing e) None of these.
Q6. A Web ……… consists of one or more Web pages located on a Web server.
a) hub b) site c) address d) template e) None of these.
Q7. Approximately how many bytes make one megabyte?
a) One billion b) Ten thousand c) One hundred d) One million e) None of these.
Q8. A USB communication device that supports data encryption for secure wireless communication for notebook users is called a _______:
a) USB wireless network adapter b) wireless switch c) wireless hub d) router e) None of The Above
Q9. Which media have the ability to have data/information stored (written) on them by users more than once?
a) Compact disks b) CD-RW disks c) Zip disks d) Optical Disks e) Word processing
Q10. How do you save changes to a PowerPoint presentation?
a) Pull down the File menu and click the Save command b) Click the Save button on the Standard toolbar
c) click on view bar d) Either (a) and (b) e) None of these.Answers
1. e 2. c 3. d 4. d 5. d 6. b 7. d 8. a 9. b 10. d