Reasoning Quiz [Advanced level] For SSC CGL : 14th December

Q1. Select the missing number from the given responses.


(a) 80
(b) 85
(c) 91
(d) 96

Q2. A word is represented by only one set of numbers as given in any one of the alternatives. The sets of numbers given in the alternatives are represented by two classes of alphabets as in two matrices given below. The columns and rows of Matrix I are numbered from 0 to 3 and that of Matrix II are numbered from 4 to 7. A letter from these matrices can be represented first by its row and next by its column, e.g., ‘A’ can be represented by 00, 12, etc., and ‘T’ can be represented by 46, 54, 75 etc. Similarly, you have to identify the set for the word given ‘‘MATTAT’’.

(a) 01, 00, 75, 46, 44, 02
(b) 22, 12, 46, 75, 02, 44
(c) 13, 33, 47, 75, 44, 02
(d) 30, 01, 02, 44, 75, 32

Q3. If + stands for division; × stands for addition; – stands for multiplications ; ÷ stands for subtraction, which of the following is correct?

Q4. Some equations have been solved on the basis of a certain operation. Find the correct answer for the unsolved equation on that basis. If 

15 = ?

(a) 49
(b) 64
(c) 69
(d) 79

Directions (5-6): Find out the wrong number in the series.

Q5. 17, 23, 31, 41, 53, 69
(a) 23
(b) 31
(c) 41
(d) 69

Q6. 27, 81, 343, 1331,
(a) 343
(b) 27
(c) 1331
(d) 81

Q7. Two statements are given followed by conclusions/inferences. 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/inferences can definitely be drawn from the given statement. Indicate your answer.

Statements:
I. All the watches sold in that shop are made of white metal.
II. Some of Rico watches are sold in that shop
Inferences :
1. All watches of white metals are manufactured by Rico.
2. Some of Rico watches are of white metal.
3. None of Rico watches are of white metal.
4. Some of Rico watches of white metal are sold in that shop.

(a) 1 and 2 inferences only
(b) 2 and 4 inferences only
(c) 1 and 3 inferences only
(d) 1 and 4 inferences only

Q8. Arrange the following words as per order in the dictionary.

1. Recollect
2. Remember
3. Report
4. Repeat
5. Repeal
(a) 1, 3, 2, 4, 5
(b) 3, 2, 1, 4, 5
(c) 5, 3, 4, 2, 1
(d) 1, 2, 5, 4, 3

Q9. Which answer figure will complete the pattern in the question figure ?

(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D

Q10. In a code, KINETIC is written as TICDKIN, then in the same code, MACHINE would be written as :
(a) ENIGMAC
(b) INEGMAC
(c) INEGCAM
(d) ENIGCAM

 

Solutions:

S1. Ans. (d);
Sol.

S2. Ans. (a);

S3. Ans. (c);
Sol.

S4. Ans. (a);
Sol.


S5. Ans. (d);
Sol.
69 is wrong; the pattern is + 6, +8, +10, +12, +14

S6. Ans. (d);
Sol.
the pattern of the series is ,i.e. Cube of prime numbers.
S7. Ans. (b);

S8. Ans. (d);

S9. Ans. (d);

 

S10. Ans. (b);
Sol.