Model Questions for IBPS CLERK PRELIM Exam : Reasoning
Directions (1-5): Each of the following questions below consists of a
question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to
decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer
the question. Read both the statements and give answer
(1) if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the
question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient in answer
(2) if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question,
while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the
(3) if the data in either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are
sufficient to answer the question.
(4) if the data in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient
to answer the question.
(5) if the data in both the statements I and II are together necessary to
answer the question.
1. Who amongst P, Q, R, S and T is the tallest?
I. P is taller than Q. T is not the tallest.
II. R is taller than P. S is not the tallest.
2. In which direction is point E, with reference to point S?
I. Point D is to the east of point E. Point E is to the south of point F.
II. Point F is to the north-west to point S. Point D is to the north of
3. In which month of the year did Rahul go abroad for a vacation?
I. Rahul correctly remembers that he went for a vacation in the first
half of the year.
II. Rahul’s son correctly remembers that they went for a vacation after 31st
March but before 1st May.
4. On which day of the same week is Ramesh’s exam scheduled (Monday
being the first day of the week)?
I. Ramesh correctly remembers that his exam is scheduled on a day after
Tuesday, but before Thursday of the same week.
II. Ramesh’s father correctly remembers that Ramesh’s exam is scheduled on
the third day of the week.
5. How many marks has Suman scored in the test ? (Maximum marks 20)
I. Suman scored two-digit marks. Her marks were not in decimals.
II. Suman scored more than 9 marks in the test.
86. (5) 87. (5) 88. (2) 89. (3) 90. (4)
1. (5) 2. (5) 3. (2) 4. (3) 5. (4)