Tricky questions of Reasoning for SSC CHSL 2016

Q1. In a certain code, ‘467’ means ‘leaves are green’, ‘485’ means ‘green is good’ and ‘639’ means ‘they are playing’. Which digit stands for ‘leaves’ in that code?
(a) 4
(b) 6
(c) 7
(d) 3

Directions (2-3): Choose the odd numeral pair/group in each of the following questions:

(a) 81, 63
(b) 24, 48
(c) 21, 15
(d) 13, 39

(a) 9 – 3 
(b) 1/2-1/8
(c) 1/3-1/12
(d) 24 – 6 

Direction(4): Choose one word out of the given four alternatives which will fill in the blank space and show the same relationship with the third word as between the first two.

Q4. Insulin is to Hormone as Trypsin is to ……?……
(a) Juice
(b) Liver
(c) Enzyme
(d) Digestion

Direction(5): 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.

Q5. _ n m m n _ m m n n _ m n n m _
(a) nmmn
(b) mnnm
(c) nnmm
(d) nmnm

Direction (6-8) : Find the missing character from the given alternatives?

Q6. DF, GJ, KM, NQ, RT, ?
(a) UW
(b) YZ
(c) XZ
(d) UX

Q7. Y,  W,  T,  P,  K,  E,  X,  ?,  ?
(a) G, H
(b) P, G
(c) R, G
(d) S, R

Q8. 0.5,   0.55,   0.65,   0.8,   ?
(a) 0.9
(b) 0.82
(c) 1
(d) 0.95

Q9. Find the wrong term in the below series?
24576, 6144, 1536, 386, 96, 24
(a) 96
(b) 386
(c) 1536
(d) 6144

Q10. If ‘sky’ is ‘star’, ‘star’ is ‘cloud’, ‘cloud’ is ‘earth’, ‘earth’ is ‘tree’ and ‘tree’ is ‘book’, then where do the birds fly?
(a) Cloud
(b) Sky
(c) Star
(d) Data inadequate

Q11. C is A’s father’s nephew. D is A’s cousin but not the brother of C. How is D related to C?
(a) Father
(b) Sister
(c) Mother
(d) Aunt

Q12. Five friends A, B, C, D and E are standing in a row facing South but not necessarily in the same order. Only B is between A and E, C is immediate right to E and D is immediate left of A. On the basis of above information, which of the following statements is definitely true?
(a) B is to the left of A.
(b) D is third to the left of E.
(c) B is to the right of E.
(d) A is second to the left of C.

Directions (13-15): Find the missing term in each of the following series:

Q13. 1, 6, 15, ?, 45, 66, 91
(a) 25
(b) 26
(c) 27
(d) 28

Q14. 2, 5, 9, 19, 37, ?
(a) 73
(b) 75
(c) 76
(d) 78

Q15. 4, 8, 28, 80, 244, ?
(a) 278
(b) 428
(c) 628
(d) 728


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