# Online Sample Paper for IBPS Bank PO/MT, SO, RRB, Clerical Exams Set 27

## Free online sample papers on for your practice. Each paper has 30 questions to be answered in 30 minutes. These questions cover the reasoning portion, like Venn Diagrams, Course of Action, etc., It will be useful for those preparing for IBPS Bank PO, Special Officers Exam, Regional Rural Banks Exam, Clerical Exams, etc., This is quiz no. 27 in this series.

Last Reviewed and Updated on February 7, 2020
Posted by Parveen(Hoven),
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## Quiz Questions

Each question has four choices. More than one option can be correct. After you have finished the quiz scroll towards the last question to view your result. I have provided solutions and answers to all the questions.

### Question 1

Courteous is to Discourteous as Dangerous is to.

A

Secure.

B

Safe.

C

Protected.

D

Sound.

Soln.
Ans: B

The words are antonyms.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-48-54-184.
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### Question 2

Statement: The preacher preached, "Pride hath a fall."

Assumptions: .

1. Those who fall have a pride.
2. Having a pride can be counter-productive.
A

Either I or II is implicit.

B

Only I is implicit.

C

I and II are implicit.

D

Only II is implicit.

Soln.
Ans: D

It is not necessary that only those fall who have pride; people can fail because of other circumstances also. So I is not implicit.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-13-19-061.
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### Question 3

If the following series is reversed, then which item comes at position 16 counted from the left? The series is:

F 4 \$ 7 I Z U O G B D N M X P V E S K C

A

U

B

I

C

7

D

V

Soln.
Ans: B

The item at position 16 is total items + 1 - 16 which is 20 + 1 - 16 = 5. Counting from the left we get I.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-1183.
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### Question 4

This is a series of digits that has been written by randomly arranging 19 digits. How many 3 are there that are completely divisible by the second number to their right?

9 7 4 3 6 7 7 1 5 5 1 8 6 3 3 8 3 3 2

A

4

B

3

C

0

D

1

Soln.
Ans: D

At these locations: 3-8-3 ;

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-693.
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### Question 5

The question image is embedded and hidden inside which one of the answer images below?

Question Image:

A
4
B
2
C
3
D
1
Soln.
Ans: A
Question ID: 16-02-17-09-00-14-001.
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### Question 6

In a certain code language 'monsoon far away' means 'sid buy ioq', 'monsoon is rain' means 'juu non sid' and 'rain for crops' means 'nop non vak'. Then 'juu' is the code for?

A

away

B

monsoon

C

is

D

rain

Soln.
Ans: C

'monsoon' is common to items 1 and 2. So 'monsoon' = 'sid'. Next we can see that 'rain' is common to items 2 and 3. So 'rain' = 'non'. Hence from item 2, 'is' should be 'juu'

Question ID: 16-02-22-07-49-18-106.
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### Question 7

If the second half of the following series is reversed, then which item is 5th to the left of the 2th item from the right side? The series is:

R C % W 2 K E S 4 Y L N T F M X G 5 \$ Z

A

G

B

5

C

Z

D

F

Soln.
Ans: B

Midpoint is 10. We have to find 20 - 2 - 5 = 13 + 1th item from the left side. Since the location lies in the right half, the sequence has been reversed in this zone. So the item will be at location 10 + (20 - 13) = 17 + 1 from the left in the original series. Which means the item is: 5.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-292.
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### Question 8

"Chiefly" is related to "Mainly" in the same way as "Choosy" is related to.

A

Picky.

B

Strict.

C

Lenient.

D

Generous.

Soln.
Ans: A

The words are synonyms.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-48-54-100.
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### Question 9

"vice 60 26 malt 61 vain dame 65" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. dame 60 26 malt 61 vain vice 65
2. dame 60 65 malt 61 vain vice 26
3. dame malt 65 60 61 vain vice 26
4. dame malt 65 vice 61 vain 60 26
5. dame malt vain vice 61 65 60 26
6. dame malt vain vice 65 61 60 26

If an input is: abys 65 dame 81 08 05 back kids, then what is step 3, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

abys back dame kids 81 65 08 05

B

abys 65 dame 81 08 kids back 05

C

abys back dame 81 65 kids 08 05

D

abys back dame 81 08 kids 65 05

Soln.
Ans: C

In each step, English words are moving to the left in the order in which they appear in a dictionary. The numbers are moving to the right in ascending order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with abys 65 dame 81 08 05 back kids:

1. abys 65 dame 81 08 kids back 05
2. abys back dame 81 08 kids 65 05
3. abys back dame 81 65 kids 08 05
4. abys back dame 81 kids 65 08 05
5. abys back dame kids 81 65 08 05
Question ID: 16-02-02-11-31-33-024.
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### Question 10

If INSTITUTION is written as NOITUTITSNL. How is PERFECTION written in that code?

A

NOITCEFRPE.

B

NOITCEFERP.

C

NOITCEFREP.

D

NOICTEFREP.

Soln.
Ans: C

Letters of the word INSTITUTION have been just reversed in the coded word. Therefore, PERFECTION will be coded as NOITCEFREP.

Question ID: 16-02-22-07-53-39-027.
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### Question 11

Ten army cadets A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H ,I and J are standing in a queue.

1. B and F are not either of the start or end.
2. G is before D, but not necessarily behind him, and H ahead of J.
3. There are four persons between E and A.
4. I is ahead of B and F is before D.
5. J is in between A and D and G is in between E and F.
6. There are two persons between H and C.

If G and A interchange their positions, then who become(s) the immediate neighbors of E?

A

A only.

B

F only.

C

D only.

D

G and F.

Soln.
Ans: A

Last to first like this: E - G - F - D - J - A - (H or C) - B - I - (H or C)

If positions of G and A are interchanged, A will become the immediate neighbor of E.

Question ID: 16-01-13-09-26-42-101.
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### Question 12

Which will be the mirror image of this image if a mirror is placed at the bottom of the image?

These are the answer Images.

A

4

B

1

C

3

D

2

Soln.
Ans: B
Question ID: 16-02-09-12-31-23-086.
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### Question 13

In a certain code, 'GROWTH' is written as 'HQPVUG' and 'FOUR' is written as 'GNVQ'. How is 'PROBLEMS' written in that code?

A

OQPAMDNR.

B

QQPAMDNR.

C

QQPAKDNR.

D

QQNCMDNR.

Soln.
Ans: B

Each odd letter of GROWTH is coded one step ahead and even one step back alternatively in the alphabetical series and the same rule is applied for FOUR.

Question ID: 16-02-22-07-53-39-033.
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### Question 14

Statement: A finance company executive tells a visitor, "Sir we give finance at 4%."

Assumptions:

1. The visitor knows what is 4%
2. The visitor wants to arrange finance for his needs.
A

I and II are implicit.

B

Either I or II is implicit.

C

Only II is implicit.

D

Only I is implicit.

Soln.
Ans: A

The visitor is need of money, that's why he has come. The terminology is mutually clear to them so the visitor knows what is 4%

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-13-19-124.
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### Question 15

Two matrices are shown in the figure below. Their rows and columns are labelled as (0,1,2,3,4) and (5,6,7,8,9) in the manner shown. Find the correct row-column pairs out of the following matrices that decode to the word - PACK

 0 1 2 3 4 0 B P M A D 1 P U A T E 2 F H P F Y 3 P P U E D 4 A A O D A
 5 6 7 8 9 5 K C K Y Z 6 C K Y D C 7 V E C G K 8 K N Y C U 9 V H R G B
A

22, 41, 65, 66

B

01, 03, 56, 22

C

31, 12, 88, 56

D

30, 40, 77, 03

Soln.
Ans: A

P occurs at: 01 ;10 ;22 ;30 ;31 ;
A occurs at: 03 ;12 ;40 ;41 ;44 ;
C occurs at: 56 ;65 ;69 ;77 ;88 ;
K occurs at: 55 ;57 ;66 ;79 ;85 ;

Question ID: 16-02-09-02-33-00-169.
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### Question 16

"multiple independent clauses and at least one dependent clause" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. independent multiple clauses and at least one dependent clause
2. independent dependent clauses and at least one multiple clause
3. independent dependent multiple and at least one clauses clause
4. independent dependent multiple clauses at least one and clause
5. independent dependent multiple clauses clause least one and at

If an input is: do or say something exactly right, then how many steps are required if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

5

B

2

C

4

D

3

Soln.
Ans: C

In each step, the longest words are being moved to the left. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with something or say do exactly right:

1. something or say do exactly right
2. something exactly say do or right
3. something exactly right do or say
4. something exactly right say or do
Question ID: 16-02-02-11-31-33-002.
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### Question 17

If 'we are reaching Bombay' means 'kiz kip kil kih', 'Bombay is really beautiful' means 'kih kid kim kin', 'Is Mohan reaching there' means 'kil kit kic kid' and 'we really need Mohan' means 'kim kiw kit kip', then how would you code 'kic'?
A
Mohan
B
there
C
reaching
D
mohan
Soln.
Ans: B
code for 'kic' is there'.
Question ID: 16-02-22-07-53-39-106.
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### Question 18

The question image is embedded and hidden inside which one of the answer images below?

Question Image:

A
4
B
1
C
3
D
2
Soln.
Ans: C
Question ID: 16-02-17-08-58-40-013.
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### Question 19

Which will be the mirror image of this image if a mirror is placed at the bottom of the image?

These are the answer Images.

A

4

B

2

C

1

D

3

Soln.
Ans: A
Question ID: 16-02-09-12-31-23-286.
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### Question 20

How many degrees does a minute hand sweep in 30 minutes?

A

170°.

B

195°.

C

190°.

D

180°.

Soln.
Ans: D

In 60 mins the angle is 360°. So in 1 min it will sweep by 360/60 = 6°. Therefore in 30 mins it will sweep by 6 x 30 = 180°

Question ID: 16-03-09-10-38-14-196.
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### Question 21

How many blocks touch block J?

A

4.

B

3.

C

1.

D

2.

Soln.
Ans: C
Question ID: 16-02-10-11-35-27-015.
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### Question 22

Statement: The govt. has recently announced an incentive package for setting up new business ventures in the rural areas and promised uninterrupted power supply to all the units.

Assumptions: .

1. The govt may be able to supply adequate power to all such units.
2. People living in the rural areas may welcome the govt. decision.
A

Only I is implicit.

B

Only II is implicit.

C

Neither I nor II is implicit.

D

Both I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: D

When a promise is made by govt., they assume that they would be able to fulfill it. Since the business venture are planned to be set up in rural areas so, (II) is also implicit.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-13-19-042.
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### Question 23

if Wood : Pencil, then Timber :

A

Drawing.

B

Furniture.

C

Pen.

D

Colors.

Soln.
Ans: B

Products and their raw materials.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-48-54-075.
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### Question 24

The question image is embedded and hidden inside which one of the answer images below?

Question Image:

A
2
B
4
C
1
D
3
Soln.
Ans: D
Question ID: 16-02-17-08-58-40-023.
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### Question 25

In the given diagram, circle A represents teachers who can teach Philosophy, circle B represents teacher who can teach Chemistry and circle C represents those who can teach Music. Among the regions marked p, q, r....the one which represent teachers who can teach Philosophy and Music but not Chemistry is

A
s
B
t
C
u
D
v
Soln.
Ans: C
The portion is common to both A and C only i, e, u.
Question ID: 16-01-10-05-42-11-041.
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### Question 26

Which of the following bears the same relation to Cashier as is the relation between "Engineer" and "Scientific Calculator"?

A

Cash.

B

Van.

C

Locker.

D

Goods.

Soln.
Ans: A

Professionals and the primary instrument or thing they deal and work with.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-48-54-297.
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### Question 27

Chairs have four legs.

A

Never.

B

Often.

C

Sometimes.

D

Always.

Soln.
Ans: B

Chairs with one leg and no legs are also there.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-17-01-025.
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### Question 28

The digits 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 are arranged in a line left to right. 1 is an immediate neighbor of 5 and 2. 4 is second to the left of 5. 6 is second to the right of 2. 3 is not an immediate neighbor of 6. There are two persons between 2 and 8.

Who is to the immediate right of 2?

A

6.

B

3.

C

8.

D

7.

Soln.
Ans: D

The arrangement left to right: 4-3-5-1-2-7-6-8.

Question ID: 16-01-13-09-26-42-005.
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### Question 29

In the number series written below, how many 5 are there that are completely divisible by both the two successors to their right?

5 4 1 5 2 2 7 7 3 5 6 5 8 2 5 5 4 3 6

A

3

B

0

C

2

D

1

Soln.
Ans: B

None.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-325.
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### Question 30

Monika started walking from her house, she first walked for 3 m towards West, then she turned towards North and moved 4 m in that direction. How far Monika is from her house ?

A

3 m South.

B

5 m N-W.

C

5 m West.

D

3 m South.

Soln.
Ans: B
XO2 = (XP)2 + (PO)2

⇒ XO = 5, by Pythagoras theorem.

Question ID: 16-01-11-01-03-28-059.
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Updated on 2020-02-07. Published on: 2016-03-12