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# Reasoning Quiz on “Mixed” for SSC CGL 2016

Q1.Select the related number from the given alternatives.
68 : 130 : : 222 : ?
(a)310
(b) 316
(c) 350
(d) 245

Q2.Select the one which is different from other three alternatives.
(a) Typhoid
(b) Cholera
(c) Jaundice
(d) AIDS

S2. Ans.(d)
Sol. Typhoid,
Cholera, and Jaundice affect a particular part of our body while AIDS affects
the immune system.
Q3. In this question, which Venn Diagrams best represents the relation between given classes
Lieutenant, Captain, Army

S3. Ans.(a)
Army is an organization under which lieutenant and major are two different
ranks.

Q4.If in a code language DANCE is written as GXQZH, then in the same language, RIGHT would be written as –
(a) UFJWE
(b) QGKFX
(c) UFJEW
(d) UFVJE

Q5.Sunil is heavier than Ajit, but not as heavy as Raja, Ajit is heavier than Jayesh. Krishna is heavier than Sunil, but lighter than Raja. Who is the heaviest of all?
(a) Ajit
(b) Krishna
(c) Sunil
(d) Raja
S5. Ans.(d)
Sol. On
arranging the order from heavy to light:
Raja >
Krishna > Sunil >Ajit>Jayesh
Q6.In the following series, how many even numbers are there which are followed by two odd numbers?
1,3,8,5,7,2,9,8,5,7,6,3,4,7,9,4,7,6,5,8,5,3
(a) One
(b)Four
(c) Three
(d) None of these
S6. Ans.(b)
Sol.1,3,8,5,7,2,9,8,5,7,6,3,4,7,9,4,7,6,5,8,5,3

Q7. 8, 6, 9, 23, 87 , … What number should come next?
(a) 428
(b) 426
(c) 424
(d) 429

S7. Ans.(d)
8 x 1 – 2 =
6
6 x 2 – 3 =
9
9 x 3 – 4 =
23
23 x 4 – 5 =
87
87 x 5 – 6 =
429 …
Q8.If ‘+’ means ‘×’, ‘–’ means ‘÷’, ‘×’ means ‘–’ and ‘÷’ means ‘+’ then,
9 + 8 ÷ 8 – 4 × 8 = ?
(a) 55
(b) 11
(c) 66
(d) 22

S8. Ans.(c)
Sol. 9 + 8 ÷
8 – 4 × 8 = ?
Changing the
notation as per question,
9 × 8 + 8 ÷
4 – 8 = ?
= 72 + 2 – 8
= 66
Q9.Pointing towards the picture of Praveen, a woman said, ‘Father of that person’s brother is the only son of my grandfather’. How is that woman related to Praveen?
(a) Paternal aunt
(b) Sister
(c) Maternal aunt
(d) Mother
S9. Ans.(b)
Sol. (i)
Praveen’s brother’s father
= Praveen’s
father
(ii) Woman’s
grandfather’s son
= Woman’s
father
According to
question
Praveen’s
father = Woman’s father
∴ Both are
siblings

Q10.Which of the letter groups will complete the given series after placing them in the blank spaces in serial order?
a_ b_ a_ _ n_ bb _ abbn
(a) bnbban
(b) abnabb
(c) bnbbna

(d) babban

S10. Ans.(a)
Sol. a bbn / a bb n
/ a b bn / a b b n