# SBI PO PRELIMS REASONING PRACTICE WITH SOLUTIONS # SBI PO PRELIMS REASONING PRACTICE

Directions (1-5): In the following questions, the symbols ©, @, \$, % and * are used with the following meanings as illustrated below:
A @ B’ means ‘A is not greater than B’.
‘A % B’ means ‘A is not smaller than B’.
‘A * B’ means ‘A is neither smaller than nor equal to B’.
‘A © B’ means ‘A is neither greater than nor equal to B’.
‘A \$ B’ means ‘A is neither greater than nor smaller than B’.

In respectively question four statements showing relationship have been given, which are followed by four conclusions I, II, III & IV. Assuming that the given statements are true, find out which conclusion(s) is/are definitely true.

Q1. Statements: N © D, D * K, K @ R, R * F
Conclusions: I. F © K
II. D * F
III. N © R
IV. D * R
(a) None is true
(b) Only I is true
(c) Only II is true
(d) Only III is true
(e) Only IV is true

Q2. Statements: A % K, K \$ T, T * F, H © F
Conclusions: I. A \$ T
II. T © A
III. H © K
IV. F © A
(a) Only either I or II is true
(b) Only III is true
(c) Only IV is true
(d) Only III and IV are true
(e) Only either I or II and III and IV are true

Q3. Statements: W * B, B @ F, F © R, R \$ M
Conclusions: I. W * F
II. M * B
III. R * B
IV. M * W
(a) Only I and IV are true
(b) Only II and III are true
(c) Only I and III are true
(d) Only II and IV are true
(e) None of these

Q4. Statements: E @ K, K \$ T, T © N, B % N
Conclusions: I. T % E
II. K © N
III. B * T
IV. B * E
(a) Only I, II and III are true
(b) Only II, III and IV are true
(c) Only I, III and IV are true
(d) All are true
(e) None of these

Q5. Statements: Z \$ B, B % M, M © F, F @ R
Conclusions: I. Z * M
II. F * B
III. R * M
IV. M @ Z
(a) Only I and II are true
(b) Only I, III and IV are true
(c) Only III and IV are true
(d) Either I or IV and II are true
(e) None of these

###### Direction (6-10): In each question below are given some statements followed by some conclusions. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at alteration with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts:

(a) Only I follow
(b) Only II follows
(c) Either I or II follow
(d) Neither I nor II follows
(e) Both I and II follow

Q6. Statements:
Some Kar are Bank
All Bank are Noor
No Bank is Sbi
Conclusions:
I. Some kar are Noor
II. Some Noor are not Sbi

Q7. Statements:
All Lic are SBI
All FCI are SBI
All Cwc are SBI
Some Lic are Fci
Some Fci are Cwc
Conclusions:
I. Some Lic are Cwc
II. Some Lic are not Cwc

Q8. Statements:
Some Sbi are Fci
All Fci are Cwc
All Bank are Sbi
Conclusions:
I. Some Bank can be Cwc
II. Some Fci are Bank

Q9. Statements:
Some Tips are Exam
No tips is Noor
All tips are blog
Conclusions:
I. Some Exam are not Noor is a possibility
II. Some blog are Noor

Q10. Statements:
All Daily are Kit
All Study are Quiz
No kit is study
Conclusions:
I. No daily is study
II. All daily can be quiz

Instructions (11-15): Following questions are based on the data provided below:
‘M × N’ means ‘M is mother of N’.
‘M – N’ means ‘M is brother of N’.
‘M + N’ means ‘M is sister of N’.
‘M ÷ N’ means ‘M is father of N’.

Q11. Which of the following means ‘R’ is uncle of ‘T’?
(a) R – M × T
(b) R + M × T
(c) T × M – R
(d) T + M ÷ R
(e) None of these

Q12. If the expression M – Q – D ÷ F + C, then which of the following is true?
(a) C is daughter of F
(b) F is niece of Q
(c) C is sister of F
(d) D is father of M
(e) None of these

Q13. In the expression A ×B – D ÷ F + C, how F is related to A?
(a) Daughter
(b) Grandson
(c) Son
(d) Granddaughter
(e) None of these

Q14. If the expression M × N + R ÷ T , then which of the following is not true?
(a) R is son of M
(b) N is aunt of T
(c) M is grandmother of T
(d) T is sister of N
(e) None of these

Q15. Which of the following means ‘Y’ is son of ‘T’?
(a) Y ÷ Q – T + R
(b) T ÷ Q – Y- R
(c) T × M – R + Y
(d) T + M ÷ Y + R
(e) None of these

##### ANSWERS

1.  a           11.a

2.   e          12.b

3.  b           13.d

4.  d           14.d

5.   c          15.b

6. a

7.e

8.c

9.d

10.e

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