May 7, 2017

NICL AO Sample Reasoning Question Paper

Directions (1 - 5) : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
U Q A X W Z F D I L O V S N B M C R G Y K H P T J E
Note: Each letter gets a numerical value based on its position in the above arrangement starting from U (Take U = 1, Q = 2, A = 3... and so on)
1. The value of which of the following consonants when added to that of the vowel which follows it immediately amount to 27?
(1) Q
(2) S
(3) Z
(4) V

2. Some of the letters in the above arrangement occupy the same position as they occupy in the English alphabet sequence. What will be the sum of the numeric value assigned to these letters ?
(1) 23
(2) 27
(3) 39
(4) 41

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3. Three of the following four are alike in a certain way based on their position in the above arrangement and form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(1) FNK
(2) SGJ
(3) ZVR
(4) LMH

4. If starting from Q all the consonants in the above arrangement are given sequentially the value of even numbers such as Q = 2, X = 4, W = 6 and soon and all the vowels are given the value of 7 each, then what will be the value of the letters in the word CUSTOM?
(1) 98
(2) 116
(3) 122
(4) 140

5. If letters of the word EXAMINATION are given the same numeric values as their numeric values in the above arrangement, then what be its code?
(1) 127
(2) 133
(3) 138
(4) 144

6. What is related to Lapse in the same way as Session is related to Conclude?
(1) Agency
(2) Policy
(3) Permit
(4) Leave

7. If is related to Condition in the same way as But is related to
(1) Disapproval
(2) Negation
(4) Strengthen

8. Clock is related to Time in the same way as Vehicle is related to which of the following?
(2) Journey
(3) Fuel
(4) Passenger

9. Bread is related to Wheat in the same way as Brick is related to
(1) Clay
(2) Building
(3) Fire
(4) Cement

10. Drummer is related to Orchestra in the same way as Minister is related to
(1) Voter
(2) Constituency
(3) Cabinet
(4) Department

Directions (11 - 15) : In each of the following letter series, some of the letters are missing which are given in that order as one of the alternatives below it. Choose the correct alternative.
11. f – high - jhij – ij - l- klm
(1) gikkj
(2) jijlk
(3) fihjk
(4) ihjfk

12. m—o – omo – n – nono -
(1) nomon
(2) mnmon
(3) nnmmm
(4) monno

13. q – r - sssqr— rr – s — q
(2) srqsq
(3) rqqrs
(4) qsrsq

14. — jixh— ijhyy—ix—x—jhy
(1) jihxy
(2) yxjhi
(3) hiyxj
(4) Xjihy

15. w—qw—q- l – y — l – z
(1) hwwq
(2) qwlxw
(3) wlwqx
(4) xqlww

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How to Prepare for NICL AO Descriptive Question Paper

Directions (16 - 20) : In each of the following questions, choose that set of numbers from the four alternative sets, that is similar to the given set.
16. Given set : (91, 77, 143)
(1) (109, 99, 119)
(2) (117, 63, 187)
(3) (119, 99, 187)
(4) (169, 121,‘ 127)

17. Given set : (826, 574, 952)
(1) (764, 386, 854)
(2) (842, 654, 928)
(3) (576, 478, 754)
(4) (682, 196,934)

18. Given set: (112, 136, 162)
(1) (65, 84, 105)
(2) (90, 128, 136)
(3) (36, 52, 70)
(4) (96, 102, 162)

19. Given set: (48, 84, 128)
(1) (33, 65, 105)
(2) (36, 70, 112)
(3) (22, 52, 90)
(4) (56, 96, 144)

20. Given set : (208, 439, 945)
(1) (329, 515, 738)
(2) (417, 658., 705)
(3) (528, 645, 913)
(4) (538, 725, 813)

Directions (21 — 25) : In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.
Give answer (1) if only assumption I is implicit.
Give answer (2) if only assumption II is implicit.
Give answer (3) if neither I nor II is implicit: and
Give answer (4) if both I and II are implicit.

21. Statement : “Though the candidates have been instructed to bring pencils, yet provide some pencils with each invigilator" — An instruction to test administration staff.
Assumptions :
I. Pencils are in short supply.
II. All the candidates will bring the pencil.

22. Statement : “Please drop this letter in" the letter-box" — An Officer tells his Assistant.
Assumptions. :
I. The Assistant knows the A address where the letter is to be sent.
II. The Assistant would follow the instructions.

23. Statement : “If you want timely completion of work- provide independent cabins" — An employee tells the Director of a Company.
Assumptions:
I. There are not enough cabins.
II. Others’ presence hinders timely completion of work.

24. Statement : “Best way to solve this problem of workers’ dissatisfaction is to offer them cash rewards. If this type of incentive can solve the problem in HUDCO company then why not here". -— A Personnel Manager tells the Chairman of a Company.
Assumptions :
I. The reason for Workers’ dissatisfaction in both the Companies was similar.
II. Monetary incentives have universal appeal. .

25. Statement : “We need to appoint more teachers" —- Principal informs the school staff.
Assumptions :
I. Teachers are available.
II. Present teachers are not good.

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