## Friday, 31 March 2017

### REASONING:NEW PATTERN SBI PO

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
There are seven friends, Pintu, Prakash, Gyan, Manish, Minakshi, Komal and Kunal sitting around a circular table. Only three of them are facing the centre. Manish sits between Komal and the one who is facing the centre. He is on the immediate right of Komal. Minakshi is second to the left of Kunal. Prakash is fourth to the right Pintu and both are facing the same direction. One of the persons facing the centre is on the immediate right of the one who is facing outside and third to the right of Prakash. Gyan and Pintu are facing the centre, but they are not immediate neighbours. Gyan is on the immediate right of Minakshi.

Q1. Who among the following is facing the centre?
(a)Kunal
(b)Prakash
(c)Minakshi
(d)Komal
(e)None of these

Q2. Who among the following is exactly between Komal and Kunal?
(a)Pintu
(b)Prakash
(c)Manish
(d)Gyan
(e)None of these

Q3. Who among the following is on the immediate right of Gyan?
(a)Manish
(b)Kunal
(c)Minakshi
(d)Can’t be determined
(e)None of these

Q4. If Manish and Pintu interchange their positions, who among the following will be second to the left of Minakshi?
(a)Kunal
(b)Gyan
(c)Pintu
(d)Manish
(e)None of these

Q5. Who among the following is between Kunal and Prakash (counting from Kunal in CW direction)?
(a)Komal and Manish
(b)Gyan and Pintu
(c)Minakshi, Pintu and Komal
(d)Komal, Manish and Pintu
(e)None of these

Directions (6-10): Directions: In the following questions, four Conclusion is given and five statements are given as a), b), c), d) and e. From this you have to take the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts and then decide which of the given statement logically follows.

Q6. Conclusions :
There is a possibility that some doctors are engineers
Some perfects are doctors
There is a possibility that some engineers are good
Some perfect are engineers
(a) Statements: No doctors are perfect. All engineers are perfect. Some perfect are good
(b) Statements: All doctors are perfect. All engineers are perfect. Some perfect are good
(c) Statements: Some doctors are perfect. No engineers are perfect. Some perfect are good
(d) Statements: All doctors are perfect. All engineers are perfect. No perfect are good
(e) Statements: No doctors are perfect. No engineers are perfect. Some perfect are good

Q7. Conclusions :
Some tomatoes may be goods
No egg is potato
Some tomatoes are eggs
Some goods are potatoes
a) Statements: No eggs are tomatoes. No tomato is a potato. All potatoes are goods
b) Statements: Some eggs are tomatoes. No tomato is a potato. No potatoes are goods
c) Statements: No eggs are tomatoes. No tomato is a potato. No potatoes are goods
d) Statements: All eggs are tomatoes. All tomato is a potato. All potatoes are goods
e) Statements: All eggs are tomatoes. No tomato is a potato. All potatoes are goods

Q8. Conclusions:
All those dogs that are cats are also whites
All the animals may be dog.
Some whites are animal
Some animals are cats
a) Statements: No dogs are cats. All animals are cats. No cats are whites
b) Statements: All dogs are cats. No animals are cats. All cats are whites
c) Statements: All dogs are cats. All animals are cats. All cats are whites
d) Statements: Some dogs are cats. Some animals are cats. All cats are whites
e) Statements: All dogs are cats. Some animals are cats. Some cats are whites

Q9. Conclusions :
Some gold which are white are not yellow
Some gold being yellow is a possibility.
Some white are gold
No silver is a yellow
a) Statements: No gold are silvers. All silvers are white. No white is a yellow.
b) Statements: Some gold are silvers. Some silvers are white. No white is a yellow
c) Statements: Some gold are not white. Some yellow are not white. No silver is a yellow
d) Statements: Some gold are silvers. All silvers are white. No white is a yellow
e) Statements: No gold are silvers. No silvers are white. No white is a yellow

Q10. Conclusions :
All moons being stars is a possibility
Some planets are stars
No moon is a universe
Some planets are moons
a) Statements : Some stars are moons. All moons are planets. No planet is a universe
b) Statements: No stars are moons. All moons are planets. No planet is a universe
c) Statements: Some stars are moons. Some moons are planets. Some planet is a universe
d) Statements: Some stars are not moons. No moons are planets. No planet is a universe
e) Statements: No stars are moons. No moons are planets. some planet is a universe

Directions (11-15): Study the following information arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below:
With a certain code language,
"The meeting adjourned abruptly" is written as "!e48" "@h08" "#b63" "\$d80"
"Since India gained Internet" is written as "#n63" "-a35" "%i24" "%n24"
"Scientists have discovered bacteria" is written as "*a15" "#a63" "&c99" "&i99"
"Current economic scenario fine" is written as "#c63" "*i15" "#c63" "!u48"

Q11. What is the code for 'gained'?
(a) %i24
(b) #n63
(c) -a35
(d) %n24
(e) None of these

Q12. What is the code for 'Since meeting fine'?
(a) "*a15 !e48 *i15"
(b) "%i24@h08*115"
(c) "%i24!e48*#c63"
(d) "%i24!e48*i15"
(e) None of these

Q13. What does "&c99 @i99 #n63 @h08" stand for?
(a) sine India have fine
(b) The scientists discovered internet
(c) meeting gained the economic
(d) current meeting have internet
(e) Cannot be determined

Q14. What could be the code for 'economic internet'?
(a) #n63 #c63
(b) %i24 *a15
(c) !e48 #n63
(d) #c63 -a35
(e) None of these

Q15. What is the code for 'Current'?
(a) #c63
(b) *115
(c) @h08
(d) #n63
(e) !u48

1)b 2)e 3)c 4)c 5)d 6)b 7)e 8)c 9)d 10)a

Sol(11-15)

Alphabet - Second letter of the word

Number – Square of the number of letter in word -1
Symbol – Different symbol according to number of letter in words eg: % for 5 letter word

S11. Ans.(c)

Sol.

S12. Ans.(d)

S13. Ans.(b)

Sol

S14. Ans.(a)

Sol.

S15. Ans.(e)

Sol.