## Reasoning Ability Test

Directions (Q 1-5): Read each statement carefully and answer the following questions:

Q1: Which of the following expressions will be true if the expression P > O = Q > M< W is definitely true?

a) O>W
b) M<P
c) W>Q
d) M=O
e) W<P

Q2: Which of the following symbols should replace the question mark (?) in the given expression in order to make the expressions M > P as well as T S L definitely true?

M > L ? P 2 N = T

a) ≤
b) >
c) <
d) 2
e) Either ≤ or <

Q3: Which of the following symbols should be placed in the blank spaces respectively (in the same order from left to right) in order to complete the given expression in such a manner that makes the expressions P > Q as well as A ≤  B definitely true?
P_ B _ F _ Q _ A

a) =, =, ≥, ≥
b) >, ≥, =, >
c) >, <, =, ≤
d) >, =, =, ≥
e) >, =, ≥,>

Q4: Which of the following should be placed in the blank spaces respectively (in the same order from left to right) in order to complete the given expression in such a manner that makes the expression A<M definitely false?

a) L, N, M, A
b) L, A, M, N
c) A, L, M, N
d) N, A, M, L
e) M, N, A, L

Q5: Which of the following symbols should be placed in the blank spaces respectively (in the same order from left to right) in order to complete the given expression in such a manner that makes the expression F > N and U > D definitely false?
F _ O _ U _ N _ D

a) <, <, >, =
b) <, =, =, >
c) <, =, =, <
d)  ≥, =, =,  ≥
e) >, >, =, <

Q6: Choose the correct alternative from the given response that will complete the series
MEDITATION, EDITATIO, ? , ITAT

a) DITATI
b) ITAT
d) TION
e) None of these

Q7: From the given alternatives select the word which cannot be formed using the letter of given word ‘PHARMACEUTICAL’?

a) PRACTICE
b) METRIC
c) RHEUMATIC
d) CRITICAL
e) None of these

Q8: Showing the man sitting in the garden, Mohan said “He is the brother of my uncle’s daughter”. Who is the man to Mohan

a) Cousin
b) Uncle
c) Nephew
d) Son
e) None of these

Q9: A dog is taken out every evening by the owner whose house faces east. They walk 300 m west, then 600 m in south direction. Which direction should they take to reach home?

a) North-west
b) North
c) North-east
d) South-east
e) None of these

Q10: A man walked 200m towards north, took a left turn and walked 100m. He again took a left turn and walked 200m. How far and in which direction is he from starting point?

a) 50m east
b) 100m west
c) 100m east
d) 100m west
e) None of these

Q11: Pointing to a lady on the platform, Babul said, "She is the sister of the father of my mother’s son”. Who is that lady to Babul?

a) Mother
b) Sister
c) Aunt
d) Niece
e) None of these

Q12: I am twelfth in the queue from either end. How many persons are there in the queue?

a) 13
b) 23
c) 12
d) 24
e) None of these

Q13: Find the odd one out:

a) Aluminium
b) Copper
c) Tungsten
d) Diamond
e) None of these

Q14: How many pairs of letters are there in the word DIPLOMACY which have the same number of letters between them as in English alphabet?

a) Three
b) Four
c) Five
d) Six
e) None of these

Q15: How many pairs of letters are in the word POPULATION which have the same number of letters between them as in English alphabet?

a) Five
b) Six
c) Seven
d) More than seven
e) None of these

1: b) M<P
2: d) 2
3: d) >, =, =, ≥
4: e) M, N, A, L
5: c) <, =, =, <
6: a) DITATI
7: d) CRITICAL
8: a) Cousin
9: c) North-east
10: b) 100m west
11: c) Aunt
12: b) 23
13:  d) Diamond
14: a) Three
15: d) More than seven  