Jul 27, 2016

# IBPS Clerical Exam Question Papers CWE Preliminary Reasoning

## IBPS Clerical Exam Question Papers

1. In a certain code GRANT is written as UOBSH and PRIDE is written as FEJSQ. How is SOLD written in that code?
(1) EPMT
(2) TPME
(3) EMPT
(4) CKNR
(5) ETPM

2. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(1) 19
(2) 17
(3) 13
(4) 27
(5) 37

3. How many meaningful English words can be made with the second, the fourth, the sixth and the seventh letters of the word STUMBLE using each letter only once in each word?
(1) None
(2) One
(3) Two
(4) Three
(5) More than three

4. What should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following letter series based on the English alphabetical order?
BE GJ LO QT ?
(1) UX
(2) VY
(3) SV
(4) RU
(5) WZ

5. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word GOVERNMENT each of which has as many letters between them in the word (in both forward and backward directions) as in the English alphabet?
(1) None
(2) One
(3) Two
(4) Three
(5) More than three

### IBPS Clerical CWE Preliminary and Main Examination Preparation

Directions (6-10) :In the following questions, the symbols δ, %, \$, # and @ are used with the following meaning as illustrated below:
‘P \$ Q‘ means ‘P is not smaller than Q’.
‘P @ Q‘ means ‘P is not greater than Q’.
‘P δ Q’ means ‘P is neither smaller than nor equal to Q’.
‘P # Q’ means ‘P is neither greater than nor equal to Q’.
‘P % Q‘ means ‘P is neither smaller than nor greater than Q’.
Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find which of the two conclusions I and II given below them is / are definitely true?
Give answer (1) if only Conclusion I is true.
Give answer (2) if only Conclusion II is true.
Give answer (3) if either Conclusion I or II is true.
Give answer (4) if neither Conclusion I nor II is true.
Give answer (5) if both Conclusions I and II are true.

6. Statements :
F @ N, N δ R, H @ R
Conclusions:
I. H δ N
II. F # R

7. Statements :
M#T, T@K, K\$N
Conclusions :
I. M # N
II. K δ M

8. Statements :
T % H, H \$ W
Conclusions:
I. W #T
II. W % T

9. Statements :
N δ K,K # D, D % M
Conclusions:
I. M δ K
II. D δ N

10. Statements :
J \$ B, B % R, R δ F
Conclusions:
I. F # B
II. R @ J

Directions (11- 15) : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
A, B, C, D, E, F and G are sitting around a circle facing the centre, not necessarily in the same order. D is not second to the left of F but D is second to the right of A. C is third to the right of A and C is second to the left of G. B is not an immediate neighbour of G.

11. Who is to the immediate right of C?
(1) D
(2) G
(3) E
(4) B

12. Who is the only one person sitting between A and G?
(1) B
(2) D
(3) C
(4) E
(5) F

13. Who is to the immediate left of D?
(1) B
(2) C
(3) A
(5) None of these

14. Who is second to the left of C?
(1) B
(2) G
(3) F
(5) None of these

15. What is E's position with respect to D?
(1) To the immediate right
(2) To the immediate left
(3) Third to the right
(4) Second to the right
(5) Third to the left

Directions (16-20) : In each question below is given a group of letters followed by four combinations of digits/ symbols numbered (1), (2), (3) and (4). You have to find out which of the combinations correctly represents the group of letters based on the coding system and the conditions given below and mark the number of that combination as your answer. If none of the combinations correctly represents the group of letters, mark (5) i.e. ‘None of these’ as your answer.

Letters P M A E J K D R W H I U T F
Digits 4  \$  1 2  3 #  5 @ © 6 % δ 7 9

(i) If the first letter is a consonant and the last letter is a vowel, the codes of both these are to be interchanged.
(ii) If both the first and the last letters are consonants both these are to be coded as per the code of the last, letter.
(iii) If the first letter is vowel and the last letter is a consonant both these are to be coded as *
Note : All the remaining letters are to be coded as per their original codes.

16. ERWHKA
(5) None of these

17. MPEKDU
(1) \$42#5δ
(2) \$42#5\$
(3) δ42#56
(4) δ425#\$
(5) None of these

18. TMEIUF
(1) 7\$2%δ9
(2) 7\$2%δ7
(3) 9\$2%δ7
(4) 9\$2%δ9
(5) None of these

19. JTAERI
(1) %712@3
(2) 3712@3
(3) *712@*
(4) %712@%
(5) None of these

20. UKTMIH
(1) *#7\$%6
(2) 6#7\$%δ
(3) *#7\$%1*
(4) *7#\$%6
(5) None of these
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