Jul 24, 2016

# IBPS Bank Clerk Question Papers CWE Preliminary Reasoning Ability ## IBPS Bank Clerk Question Papers

1. How many digits in the number ‘5279143’ will be as far away from the beginning of the number as when the digits are rearranged in ascending order from left to right within the number?
(1) None
(2) One
(3) Two
(4) Three
(5) More than three

2. If it is possible to make only one meaningful English word with the second, the fourth, the fifth and the seventh letters of the word COURTESY, using each letter only once in the word, which of the following will be the third letter of that word ? If no such word can be formed, give ‘N’ as the answer and if more than one such word can be formed, give ‘M’ as the answer.
(1) R
(2) O
(3) S
(4) N
(5) M

3. In a certain code ‘BEAMING’ is written as 'BFCMHOJ‘ and ‘CLEAR’ is written as ‘MDESB‘. How is ‘TRAIL’ written in that code?
(1) USAMJ
(2) USAJM
(3) SUAMJ
(4) SUAJM
(5) None of these

4. In a certain code ‘TWICE’ is written as ‘34\$5δ’ and ‘WEARS’ is written as ‘4δ29%’. How is ‘SEAT' written in that code?
(1) %2δ3
(2) %δ23
(3) %δ43
(4) %\$23
(5) None of these

5. How many such pairs of digits are there in the number ‘5391246’ in both forward and backward directions, each of which has as many digits between them in the number as when the digits are arranged in ascending order within the number?
(1) None
(2) One
(3) Two
(4) Three
(5) More than three

### IBPS Clerical CWE Preliminary and Main Examination Preparation 2016

Directions (6-10) : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below :
K, L, C, E, H, T and P are sitting around a circular table facing the centre but not necessarily in the same order. T is third to the right of H. L is fourth to the left of P. P is to the immediate right of H. C is fourth to the right of E. E is not an immediate neighbor of T.

6. Who is second to the left of L?
(1) T
(2) H
(3) C
(4) K

7. What is Ks position with respect to P?
(1) Fourth to the right
(2) Third to the left
(3) Fifth to the right
(4) Third to the right
(5) None of these

8. Who is fourth to the right of P?
(1) T
(2) L
(3) K
(4) C
(5) None of these

9. Who is second to the right of H?
(1) L
(2) C
(3) T
(4) E
(5) None of these

10. Who is to the immediate right of E?
(1) K
(2) H
(3) L
(5) None of these

Directions (11-15): Study the following arrangement of numbers, letters and symbols carefully and answer the questions given below :
B @ K I 9 D © 5 2 T \$ M 4 E J # U R 1 A δ K 5 W 6 % F Q 7 H P 8 Z

11. How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a letter but not immediately followed by a letter?
(1) None
(2) One
(3) Two
(4) Three
(5) More than three

12. Which of the following is the ninth to the right of the twentieth element from the right end of the above arrangement?
(1) 9
(2) 7
(3) \$
(4) 5
(5) None of these

13. Which of the following should come in place of the question mark (?) in the following series based on the elements in the above arrangement?
K9D 2\$M JUR ?
(1) δKW
(2) δK5
(3) δ56
(4) δW6
(5) None of these

14. How many such consonants are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by number and immediately followed by a symbol?
(1) None
(2) One
(3) Two
(4) Three
(5) More than three

15. How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately followed by a symbol but not immediately preceded by a consonant?
(1) None
(2) One
(3) Two
(4) Three
(5) More than three

Directions (16-20) : In the following questions, the symbols *, \$, δ, © and % are used with the following meaning as illustrated below :
‘A δ B’ means ‘A is neither greater than nor equal to B’.
‘A % B‘ means ‘A is neither smaller than nor greater than B’.
‘A * B‘ means ‘A is not greater than B’.
‘A \$ B‘ means ‘A is greater than B‘.
‘A © B’ means ‘A is either greater than or equal to B‘.
Now in each of the following questions assuming the given statement 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.

16. Statements:
H*K, KδN, N\$W
Conclusions :
I. N \$ H
II. W δ H

17. Statements :
Conclusions :
II. R%H

18. Statements:
Conclusions:
I. J%T
II. JδT

19. Statements: