Tricky questions of Reasoning for SSC CHSL & RRB NTPC

Q1. In this question, a matrix of certain characters is given. These characters follow a certain trend, row-wise or column-wise. Find out this trend and choose the missing character from the given alternatives. 
(a) 98
(b) 100
(c) 108
(d) 23

Q2. Find the missing character in each of the following: 
(a) 95
(b) 85 
(c) 45
(d) 65 

Q3. Choose the odd numeral pair/group in each of the following questions:
(a) 75 – 100 
(b) 64 – 40  
(c) 85 – 60    
(d) 103 – 78  

Directions (4): Each of the following questions is based on the following alphabet-series.
Z Y X W V U T S R Q P O N M L K J I H G F E D C B A 

Q4. Which letter is third to the right of the eighteenth letter from the right end of the alphabet? 
(a) N
(b) M
(c) O
(d) Q

Directions (5): In this number series, one term is missing, which has been given as one of the four alternatives under it. This alternative is your answer.

Q5. E, J, O, T, ?
(a) Z 
(b) Y
(c) X
(d) B

Q6. In a family, each daughter has the same number of brothers as she has sisters and each son has twice as many sisters as he has brothers. How many sons are there in the family?
(a) 2

Q7. Choose out the odd one. 
(a) Beverages
(b) Cold drinks
(c) Soft drinks
(d) Snacks

Q8. Find the number of triangle in this figure?
(a) 18
(b) 22
(c) 26
(d) 24

Q9. If SPIDER is written as PSDIRE in a certain code, how would CANNIBAL be written in that code?

Q10. Akansha walks 14 m towards west, then turns to her right and walks 14 m and then turns to her left and walks 10 m. Again turning to her left she walks 14 m. What is the shortest distance (in m) between her starting point and the present position?
(a) 10 m 
(b) 24 m
(c) 28 m
(d) 38 m

Q11. In this question, one term in the number series is wrong. Find out the wrong term. 
0, 2, 10, 42, 171, 682
(a) 10
(b) 42
(c) 171
(d) 682

Direction(12) : Consider the given statement/s to be true and decide which of the given conclusions/assumptions can definitely be drawn from the given statement.

Q12.  Statements : 
All bags are chalks.
All chalks are bottles. 
Conclusions : 
I. Some bottles are bags.
II. All bags are bottles.
III. All bottles are bags.
IV. Some chalks are not bags is a possibility.
(a) Only I, II and IV follow 
(b) Only I III and IV follow
(c) Only II, III and IV follow 
(d) All follow

Q13. In this letter series some of the letters are missing which are given in that order as one of the alternatives below it. Choose the correct alternative. 
x _ az  _ y _ zx _ c _ 
(a) acbaz
(b) yxbyz
(c) xycab 
(d) yzcab

Q14. Introducing a man to her husband, a woman said, “his brother’s father is the only son of my grandfather.” How is the woman related to the man ? 
(a) Mother
(b) Aunt
(c) Sister  
(d) Daughter

Q15. If eraser is called box, box is called pencil, pencil is called sharpener and sharpener is called bag, what will a child use to sharp pencil? 
(a) Eraser
(b) Box
(c) Bag
(d) Sharpener 

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