# Reasoning Quiz SSC CHSL 2016

Q1.Find the missing numbers from the given alternatives

(a) 73
(b) 68
(c) 101
(d) 55
Ans.(a)
Sol. In 1st
column:
23 +
13 + 33 = 36
In 3rd
column:
03 +
43 + 33 = 91
Similarly in
2nd column:
43
+ 23 + 13 = 73

Q2.If South-East is changed to North and North-East to West and so on, then what will come in place of South?
(a) South-West
(b) North-East
(c) South-East
(d) North-West
Ans.(b)

Q3.Two statements are given followed by two conclusions/assumptions, I and II. You have to consider the statements to be true, even if it seems to be at variance from commonly known facts. You are to decide which of the given conclusions/assumptions can definitely be drawn from the given statements. Indicate your answer.
Statements:
I. All mangoes are golden in colour.
II. No golden coloured things are cheap.
Conclusions:
I. All mangoes are cheap.
II. Golden-coloured mangoes are not cheap.
(a) Only conclusion I follows
(b) Only conclusion II follows
(c) Either conclusion I or conclusion II follows
(d) Both conclusions I and II follow
Ans.(b)
Sol. Only II conclusion follow, we get from the statements golden colour things are not cheap.

Q4.How many triangles are there in the given figure?

(a) 14
(b) 15
(c) 16
(d) 18
Ans.(c)
Sol. Number of triangles = 16

Q5.In the given figure, triangle represents the healthy, square represents the old, and circle represents the men. Find out the area of the figure which represents the “men who are healthy but not old”.

(a) 1
(b) 2
(c) 3
(d) 7
Ans.(b)
Sol. Area of the figure which represents the “men who are healthy but not old”= 2

Q6.Which answer figure will complete the pattern in the Q figure?

Ans.(d)

Q7.From the given answer figures, select the one in which the Q figure is hidden/embedded
Ans.(c)
Q8.A piece of paper is folded and cut as shown below in the Q figures. From the given answer figures, indicate how it will appear when opened.
Ans.(b)

Q9.If a mirror is placed on the line MN, then which of the answer figures is the right image of the given figure?

Ans.(c)

Q10.In this Q, the sets of numbers given in the alternatives are represented. The columns and rows of Matrix I are numbered from 0 to 4 and that of Matrix II are numbered from 5 to 9. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by its row and next by its column, e.g., A can be represented by 02,14, etc., and ‘P’ can be represented by 56, 68, etc. Similarly you have to identify the set for the word ‘BEAT’.
(a) 40 , 88 , 65 , 30
(b) 00 , 76 , 33 , 23
(c) 31 , 88 , 34 , 23
(d) 24 , 57 , 58 , 41
Ans.(b)
Sol.
“B” = 00, 12, 24, 31,43
“E” =57, 69, 76, 88, 95
“A” = 02, 14, 21, 33, 40
“T” = 04, 11, 23, 30, 42

Q11.Select the related word from the given alternatives.
EARTH : PLANET :: MOON : ?
(a) SUN
(b) UNIVERSE
(c) VENUS
(d) SATELLITE
Ans.(d)
Sol. Earth is a planet, and moon is a satellite.

Q12.Select the related letters  from the given alternatives.
EJOT : ________::YDIN : VAFK
(a) LQGB
(b) BGLQ
(c) QBGL
(d) BGQL
Ans.(b)

Q13.Select the related number from the given alternatives.
100 : 102 : : 100000 : ?
(a) 105
(b) 104
(c) 1003
(d) 1004
Ans.(a)
Sol. 105(unit place = number of zeroes)

Q14. Find the odd word from the given alternatives?
(a) Temple
(b) Worship
(c) Mosque
(d) Church
Ans.(b)
Sol. Temple, Mosque, And Church are the places for Worship.

Q15. Find the odd letters from the given alternatives
(a) M N O M
(b) B D C B
(c) X Z Y X
(d) P R Q P
Ans.(a)
Sol. Except MNOM, All follow a pattern of +2,-1,-1.

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