Reasoning Questions for SSC CGL Exam

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Here we are providing a Reasoning quiz accordance with the syllabus of SSC CGL Tier-I, This post comprises 15 Questions of Miscellaneous Questions which really helps you getting more marks in final exam.

Q1. In the following letter series how many times do PQR occur in such a way that Q is in the middle of P and R?
(a) 5
(b) 6
(c) 4
(d) 3  

Q2. Three of the following four are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a) 169 
(b) 441
(c) 361
(d) 529 

Q3. Three of the following four are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?
(a) Break 
(b) Divide
(c) Split
(d) Change 

Q4. Six persons P, Q, R, S, T and U sit in two rows of three persons each. If T is not at any end of rows, S is second to the left of U, R is the neighbour of T and is sitting diagonally opposite to S, and Q is the neighbour of U, who will sit opposite to Q?
(a) P
(b) T
(c) R
(d) S

Q5. How many triangles are there in the given figure?

(a) 15 or more 
(b) 12
(c) 14
(d) 10

Q6. Pointing towards the picture of Mukesh, a woman said, ‘Father of that person’s brother is the only son of my grandfather’. How is that woman related to Mukesh?
(a) Mukesh’s aunt 
(b) Sister 
(c) Maternal aunt 
(d) Mother 

Q7. 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

Directions(8-9): What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following number series?
Q8. 656, 352, 200, 124, 86, (?)
(a) 37
(b) 49 
(c) 32
(d) 67

Q9. 4.5, 18, 2.25, ? , 1.6875, 33.75
(a) 27 
(b) 35.5 
(c) 36
(d) 35 

Q10. Which of the following number is wrong in the given series?
3601, 3602, 1803, 604, 154, 36, 12
(a) 3601 
(b) 154
(c) 604
(d) 1803

Q11. In a certain code ‘NATIONAL’ is written as NTANIOLA. How would LEADER be written in the same code?

Q12. Statements:
I. Some cats are clouds.
II. Dog is a cat.
I. Some clouds are cats.
II. Dog is not a cloud.
(a) Conclusion I follows 
(b) Conclusions II follows 
(c) Either conclusion I or II follows 
(d)  Neither conclusions I nor II follows 

Directions(13-14): In each of the following questions a number series is given. Below the series, a number along with (1), (2), (3) (4) and (5) is given. You have to complete the series following the same sequence as that of the given series. Then answer the question that follows.

Q13.  5 , 7,  10,  36, 136,  690
         2 ,(1), (2) , (3),  (4),  (5)
What will come in place of (4)?
(a) 310 
(b) 64
(c) 110
(d) 330

Q14. 8,   4,     6,   15,   52.5,   236.25
         4, (1),  (2),   (3),    (4),  (5)
What will come in place of (3)?
(a) 36.25 
(b) 33.25 
(c) 7.5
(d) 32.75 

Q15. If Q denotes addition; J denotes multiplication; T denotes subtraction and K denotes division, then 
70 K 5 Q 4 J 1 T 7 = ?
(a) 15
(b) 11
(c) 12
(d) 10

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