# Online Sample Paper for IBPS Bank PO/MT, SO, RRB, Clerical Exams Set 102

## 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. 102 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

The rows and columns of the left matrix have been labelled as I, J, K, L, M and 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, whereas those of the right matrix are D, E, F, G, H and 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. Find the correct row-column pairs out of these matrices that decode to the word - LBFV

 I J K L M 0 9 L L 9 G 1 G B U B G 2 U G 9 L 9 3 L U U 9 G 4 B L B U B
 D E F G H 5 K F F R K 6 V R 0 F R 7 K K 0 V K 8 V V 0 V 0 9 R R F F 0
A

0J, 4M, 5F, 3I

B

4J, 4I, 9F, 5F

C

3I, 1J, 6G, 8E

D

0K, 4K, 9G, 4M

Soln.
Ans: C

L occurs at: 0J ;0K ;2L ;3I ;4J ;
B occurs at: 1J ;1L ;4I ;4K ;4M ;
F occurs at: 5E ;5F ;6G ;9F ;9G ;
V occurs at: 6D ;7G ;8D ;8E ;8G ;

Question ID: 16-02-09-02-33-00-026.
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### Question 2

"Tartarology" is related to "Hell" in the same way as "Theology" is related to.

A

Religions.

B

C

Theory of evolution.

D

Zoo.

Soln.
Ans: A

Topics of study and what that study is called.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-48-54-189.
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### Question 3

Statements:

The cable TV operators show even the latest films on TV sets. Most people remain satisfied with this, so they do not visit cinema houses. As result, the cinema owners are incurring heavy losses.

Courses of Action:
1. The cinema halls should be demolished and TV repair shops should be constructed in their place because the demand for TV repair shops will go up.
2. The cinema halls should be demolished and religious places be constructed in their place.
A

Only I follows.

B

Neither I or II follows.

C

Only II follows.

D

Either I or II follows.

Soln.
Ans: B
Question ID: 16-02-10-11-22-17-070.
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### Question 4

Which one of the following is always associated with a 'tree'?

A

Nest.

B

Green Leaves.

C

Roots.

D

Ripe Fruits.

Soln.
Ans: C

A tree cannot exist without roots.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-17-01-084.
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### Question 5

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

A

2

B

1

C

3

D

4

Soln.
Ans: A
Question ID: 16-02-09-12-31-23-294.
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### Question 6

There is a right angled triangle in which the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the lengths of the two other sides.

A

Sometimes.

B

Often.

C

Always.

D

Never.

Soln.
Ans: D

Impossible. Only sum of squares can be equal.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-17-01-073.
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### Question 7

Which letter will be the 5th from right if 1st and 2nd, 3rd and 4th and so on are interchanged in the word EQUIMULTIPLE?

A

E

B

U

C

T

D

L

Soln.
Ans: D

The new letter is: QEIUUMTLPIEL

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-464.
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### Question 8

Sunita remembers that anniversary of Sham is after Aug 20 but before Aug 27, but Radhika remembers that it is between 5 and 22 Aug. If it was Sunday on Aug 5, what is the day of the week on the correct date, if both of them remember well?

A

Tuesday.

B

Wednesday.

C

Thursday.

D

Monday.

Soln.
Ans: A

Probable dates according to Sunita are 21; 22; 23; 24; 25; 26; Probable dates according to Radhika are 6; 7; 8; 9; 10; 11; 12; 13; 14; 15; 16; 17; 18; 19; 20; 21; The common date is: 21, and the day will be Tuesday

Question ID: 16-03-09-10-38-14-080.
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### Question 9

Statement: Our laptops come with a free warranty of five years.

Assumptions: .

1. The laptops develop faults within the first five years.
2. The laptops have a useful life of five years only.
A

Only I is implicit.

B

Only II is implicit.

C

I and II are implicit.

D

Neither I nor II is implicit.

Soln.
Ans: D

The statement is about giving a service to the customers in case something goes wrong. So it is wrong to assume I, and also II.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-13-19-134.
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### Question 10

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

A

4

B

1

C

2

D

3

Soln.
Ans: C
Question ID: 16-02-09-12-31-23-227.
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### Question 11

A stove always has -

A

Burner.

B

Kerosene.

C

Frying Pan.

D

Gas.

Soln.
Ans: A

Only the burner is essential among the other options.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-17-01-064.
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### Question 12

If the first half of the following series is reversed, then which item is 8th to the left of the 5th item from the right side? The series is:

D I P Y S 3 9 G 8 W J U 2 B + \$ V 7 5 6

A

2

B

D

C

6

D

Y

Soln.
Ans: D

Midpoint is 10. We have to find 20 - 5 - 8 = 7 + 1th item from the left side. Since the location lies in the left half, the sequence has been reversed in this zone. So the item will be at location 10 - 7 = 3 + 1 from the left in the original series. Which means the item is: Y.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-106.
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### Question 13

Statement: A salesman to a customer, "This car gives a mileage of 12 km."

Assumptions:

1. The car is a diesel car.
2. The customer knows that the salesman means 12 km per liter.
A

Only I is implicit.

B

Either I or II is implicit.

C

Only II is implicit.

D

I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: C

The terminology is common, so II is implicit. It is wrong to assume that the car is a diesel car or a petrol car because there is no data to substantiate it.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-13-19-151.
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### Question 14

Which of the following bears the same relation to Cancerology as is the relation between "Caliology" and "Nests"?

A

Crops.

B

Roots.

C

Cells.

D

Cancer.

Soln.
Ans: D

Topics of study and what that study is called.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-48-54-154.
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### Question 15

The rows and columns of the left matrix have been labelled as A, B, C, D, E and 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, whereas those of the right matrix are F, G, H, I, J and 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. Find the correct row-column pairs out of these matrices that decode to the word - NIFC

 A B C D E 0 4 6 6 I D 1 N 4 D D I 2 6 D 4 I N 3 D 4 I I 4 4 N 6 N 6 N
 F G H I J 5 F L M F L 6 C 9 L M L 7 M L 9 C C 8 9 F F M C 9 9 9 C M F
A

2E, 3C, 9J, 7I

B

4E, 3D, 5I, 0D

C

4A, 1E, 8G, 8H

D

1A, 0D, 8H, 2E

Soln.
Ans: A

N occurs at: 1A ;2E ;4A ;4C ;4E ;
I occurs at: 0D ;1E ;2D ;3C ;3D ;
F occurs at: 5F ;5I ;8G ;8H ;9J ;
C occurs at: 6F ;7I ;7J ;8J ;9H ;

Question ID: 16-02-09-02-33-00-006.
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### Question 16

Directions: Understand the coding pattern and answer the questions.

```Column I Column II
(1) FAMOUS (A) jcqhxp
(2) SATIRE (B) hqlbya
(3) FRIGHT (C) ybcake
(4) TANGLE (D) zewhal
(5) ROVING (E) epbmyw
(6) HUNTER (F) wlabxk
```

What is the code used for the letter E?

A

a.

B

l.

C

b.

D

k.

Soln.
Ans: B

E is common to TANGLE, SATIRE and HUNTER. Their codes have in common: l and a. But 'a' appears in the code for FRIGHT which doesn't contain E. So we are left with 'l' as the answer.

Question ID: 16-02-22-07-53-39-070.
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### Question 17

Five persons are standing in a queue. P and B are at the extreme ends. A is standing ahead of S. X is behind B. S is between P and A.

Counting from the last, then X is at which place?

A

Third.

B

Second.

C

First.

D

Fourth.

Soln.
Ans: D

From last to first: P-S-A-X-B.

X is fourth from the left.

Question ID: 16-01-13-09-26-42-100.
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### Question 18

"the solve answer it to try question know" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. know the solve answer it to try question
2. question know the solve answer it to try
3. try question know the solve answer it to
4. to try question know the solve answer it
5. it to try question know the solve answer
6. answer it to try question know the solve

If an input is: not definitely but it do technically professionally could, then what is step 5, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

technically professionally could not definitely but it do

B

it do technically professionally could not definitely but

C

could not definitely but it do technically professionally

D

do technically professionally could not definitely but it

Soln.
Ans: B

The words are being rotated left to right.

These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with not definitely but it do technically professionally could:

• could not definitely but it do technically professionally
• professionally could not definitely but it do technically
• technically professionally could not definitely but it do
• do technically professionally could not definitely but it
• it do technically professionally could not definitely but
• but it do technically professionally could not definitely
Question ID: 16-02-02-11-32-25-039.
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### Question 19

Which will be the mirror image of this image if a mirror is placed to the right of the image?

A

2

B

3

C

1

D

4

Soln.
Ans: D
Question ID: 16-02-09-12-31-23-223.
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### Question 20

Which letter will be the 4th from right if 1st and 2nd, 3rd and 4th and so on are interchanged in the word HYPERTHERMIC?

A

R

B

I

C

M

D

T

Soln.
Ans: C

The new letter is: YHEPTREHMRCI

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-598.
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### Question 21

"13 jaws icon vary 25 name 52 47" is re-arranged according to a particular rule, in the steps mentioned below.

1. icon jaws 13 vary 25 name 52 47
2. icon 52 13 vary 25 name jaws 47
3. icon 52 jaws vary 25 name 13 47
4. icon 52 jaws 47 25 name 13 vary
5. icon 52 jaws 47 name 25 13 vary
6. icon 52 jaws 47 name 25 vary 13

If step 2 of an input is: cafe 89 31 tail 36 43 game vain, then what is step 6, if re-arrangement is done according to the above rule?

A

cafe 36 31 tail 89 43 game vain

B

cafe 89 game tail 36 43 31 vain

C

cafe 89 game 43 36 tail 31 vain

D

cafe 89 31 tail 36 43 game vain

Soln.
Ans: D

In each step, English words and numbers are alternately being arranged. Strings are in ascending order, and numbers are in descending order. An English word is placed, then a number, and so on. These are the steps for re-arrangement starting with tail 36 31 cafe 89 43 game vain:

1. cafe 36 31 tail 89 43 game vain
2. cafe 89 31 tail 36 43 game vain
3. cafe 89 game tail 36 43 31 vain
4. cafe 89 game 43 36 tail 31 vain
5. cafe 89 game 43 tail 36 31 vain
6. cafe 89 game 43 tail 36 vain 31
Question ID: 16-02-02-11-32-25-032.
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### Question 22

Bad :: Naughty as Ballot :: ?

A

Poll.

B

Politics.

C

Ink.

D

Booth.

Soln.
Ans: A

The words are synonyms.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-48-54-073.
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### Question 23

Statements:All teachers are good. Some women are teachers.

Conclusions:

1. All good teachers are women.
2. Some women are good teachers.
A

None follows.

B

Only I and II follows.

C

Only I follows.

D

Only II follows.

Soln.
Ans: D
Question ID: 16-03-03-08-18-41-124.
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### Question 24

How many blocks touch block C?

A

1.

B

2.

C

4.

D

3.

Soln.
Ans: B
Question ID: 16-02-10-11-35-27-067.
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### Question 25

In a certain code language 'sea looks blue' means '932 958 849' and 'sky is blue' means '245 987 932'. Then what is the code for 'blue'?

A

932

B

245

C

987

D

849

Soln.
Ans: A

'blue' is common to items 1 and 2. From their codes we can see that '932' is common, and therefore the required answer.

Question ID: 16-02-22-07-49-18-100.
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### Question 26

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 - JAIL

 0 1 2 3 4 0 A V A H V 1 X A J T D 2 J D B O J 3 Y A A Z G 4 Y J J V P
 5 6 7 8 9 5 N I H C L 6 I L W L N 7 X I D Y O 8 B L I L Z 9 D I R H R
A

12, 11, 87, 42

B

24, 32, 76, 11

C

42, 02, 96, 66

D

20, 31, 56, 87

Soln.
Ans: C

J occurs at: 12 ;20 ;24 ;41 ;42 ;
A occurs at: 00 ;02 ;11 ;31 ;32 ;
I occurs at: 56 ;65 ;76 ;87 ;96 ;
L occurs at: 59 ;66 ;68 ;86 ;88 ;

Question ID: 16-02-09-02-33-00-136.
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### Question 27

If wheel : vehicle, then clock is to?

A

wire.

B

digits.

C

dial.

D

needle.

Soln.
Ans: D

Vehicle advances as the wheels move, and the clock advances as the needles move.

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-48-54-166.
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### Question 28

Patient is given an injection at regular intervals of 50 minutes. The last injection was given 14 minutes ago The next event is due at 03::50 PM. What is the time now?

A

03::15 PM.

B

03::11 PM.

C

03::12 PM.

D

03::14 PM.

Soln.
Ans: D

The last event took place at 03::50 PM - 50 minutes, i.e., at 03::00 PM, which was 14 minutes earlier from now. So the time now is 03::00 PM + 14 mins = 03::14 PM.

Question ID: 16-03-09-10-38-14-072.
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### Question 29

Statement: There are delegates in a conference room. Half of them are Chinese, the remaining are Indians. The meeting is over in an hour.

Assumptions:

1. The first to come out is a Chinese.
2. The first to come out is an Indian.
A

Only I is implicit.

B

Either I or II is implicit.

C

Only II is implicit.

D

I and II are implicit.

Soln.
Ans: B

One of these two assumptions will be true because the delegates are either Indians or Chinese.

Question ID: 16-02-08-10-13-19-032.
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### Question 30

If the alphabets at the positions 1, 9, 20 and 23 are picked up and a meaningful word is formed out of them, what would be the second letter of that word?

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

A

W

B

A

C

I

D

K

Soln.
Ans: B

The letters are: A, I, T, W. The word is WAIT

Question ID: 16-02-10-11-59-51-240.
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