Reasoning Quiz For RRB NTPC : 25th January 2020 | Direction, Coding Decoding and Counting Figures

In Today's Reasoning Quiz we are providing latest pattern questions based on the topics of Direction, Coding Decoding and Counting Figures

Q1. Ramesh is richer than Satish but Jaya is less rich than Ramesh. Ram is less rich than Jaya but richer than Satish, but is not as rich as Ramesh. Ramesh is less rich than Navin. The richest amongst them is?
(a) Ramesh
(b) Satish
(c) Navin
(d) Jaya

Q2. From the given alternative words, select the word which cannot be formed using the letters of the given word:
CARPENTER
(a) NECTAR
(b) CARPET
(c) PAINTER
(d) REPENT

Q3. If FRIEND is coded as HUMJTK, how can CANDLE be written in that code?
(a) EDRIRL
(b) ESJFME
(c) DCQHQK
(d) DEQJQM

Q4. If A denotes –, C denotes ×, D denotes ÷, E denotes +, then 14C3A12E4D2 = ?
(a) 6
(b) 17
(c) 28
(d) 32

Q5. If 879 = 8, 625 = 1, 586 = 9, then 785 = ?
(a) 6
(b) 7
(c) 8
(d) 9

Q6. Find the missing number from the given alternatives:

(a) 54
(b) 44
(c) 34
(d) 26

Q7. Sham goes to his friend’s house that is straight 10 Km from his house. On his way back, he takes a right turn and walks 2 Km and again takes a right turn and walks for 10 Km before he takes a right turn again. How much distance is Sham still away from his house?
(a) 10 Km
(b) 8 Km
(c) 12 Km
(d) 2 Km

Q8. One or two statements are given followed by two conclusions, I and II. You have to consider the statement 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 statement. Indicate your answer.
Statement:
All boys are tall.
Rajiv is a boy.
Conclusion:
I: Rajiv is tall.
II: Rajiv is not tall.
(a) Only conclusion I follows
(b) Only conclusion II follows
(c) Both conclusion I and conclusion II follow
(d) Neither conclusion I nor conclusion II follows

Q9. How many triangles are there in the question figure?

(a) 6
(b) 10
(c) 12
(d) 16

Q10. Which of the following diagrams represent the relationship between Awards, Pulitzer Prize and Oscars?

Solutions:

S1. Ans(c)
Sol.
The correct sequence is —
Navin > Ramesh > Jaya > Ram > Satish

S2. Ans(c)
Sol.
PAINTER is not derived from CARPENTER.

S3. Ans(a)
Sol.

S4.Ans(d)
Sol.
14 C 3 A 12 E 4 D 2
= 14 × 3 – 12 + 4 ÷ 2 = 32

S5.Ans(a)
Sol.
879 = (9 – 8) + 7 = 8
625 = (5 – 6) + 2 = 1
586 = (6 – 5) + 8 = 9
785 = (5 – 7) + 8 = 6

S6.Ans(b)
Sol.
(8+7)×6=90
(7+6)×5=65
(6+5)×4=44

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