# Probationary Officers Model Paper.

Probationary Officers Model Paper of Reasoining Ability.

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Reasoning Ability Test

Bank PO, Clerk, MBA ,CAT, RRB TC, S.S.C.

Reasoning Ability Test

Bank PO, Clerk, MBA ,CAT, RRB TC, S.S.C.

1. Shanti Bhushan walked 10 m towards West from his house. Then he walked 5 m turning to his left. After this he walked 10 m turning to his left and in the end he walked 10 m turning to his left. In what direction is he now from his starting point?

(A) South

(B) North

(C) East

(D) West

(E) None of these

Ans : (B)

2. Suyash walks 100 m from his house towards North. From there he goes 100 m towards West. Here is the house of Shivam. From there they both goes to the market which is in the South-West direction from Shivam's house. If the market is in the West of Suyash's house, then how far is the market from Suyash's house?

(A) 100 m

(B) 150 m

(C) 300 m

(D) 400 m

(E) None of these

Ans : (E)

3. Rohit goes 5 km towards North from a fixed point. Then he goes 3 km after turning to his right. After this he goes 5 km turning to his right. In the end he goes 4 km after turning to his left. How far and in what direction is he now from the fixed point?

(A) 4 km, West

(B) 7 km, East

(C) 9 km, East

(D) 7 km, West

(E) None of these

Ans : (B)

4. How many 7's are there in the following number series; which are preceded by an even

number but not followed by any odd?

437523721367542742712276572

(A) One

(B) Two

(C) Three

(D) Four

(E) More than four

Ans : (B)

5. How many 5's are there in the following number series, which are preceded by 3 but not followed by 2 ?

5243546785325735642354752358356

(A) One

(B) Two

(C) Three

(D) Four

(E) More than four

Ans : (E)

6. How many 3's are there in the following number series, which are preceded by an odd number but not followed by an even number?

3425315213673182785391345235435

(A) One

(B) Two

(C) Three

(D) Four

(E) More than four

Ans : (C)

7. If the numbers which are divisible by 4, from 4 to 84 are written in reverse order then which number will be at the 7th place?

(A) 60

(B) 28

(C) 20

(D) 32

(E) None of these

Ans : (A)

8. How many numbers are there from 5 to 100, which are divisible by 3 and either unit or tenth digit or both include 3 ?

(A) 10

(B) 8

(C) 6

(D) Less than 6

(E) None of these

Ans : (C)

9. How many 4's are there in the following number-series which are preceded by 5 but not followed by 7 ?

23423425473243192547547234529546

(A) One

(B) Two

(C) Three

(D) Four

(E) More than four

Ans : (A)

10. If the numbers between 4 to 90, which are divisible by 5, and which contain 5 in the unit, tenth or both place, are removed, then how many numbers divisible by 5 will be left?

(A) 7

(B) 8

(C) 18

(D) 12

(E) None of these

Ans : (B)

11. Rajan remembers that his elder brother was born between 13th and 16th April while his mother remembers that he was born after 14th April and before 17th April. If the statements of both are considered correct then on which date of April he was born ?

(A) 14

(B) 16

(C) 14 or 15

(D) 15

(E) 15 or 16

Ans : (D)

12. How many numbers are there from 1 to 60, which are divisible by 3 and either unit digit or tenth digit or both include 3 ?

(A) 5

(B) 9

(C)15

(D) More than 15

(E) None of these

Ans : (A)

13. If the following numbers are written in descending order then what will be the middle digit of the middle term ?

723, 789, 595, 659, 713, 785, 689

(A) 1

(B) 7

(C) 8

(D) 3

(E) 2

Ans : (A)

14. A bus for Bombay leaves after every forty minutes from a bus stand. An enquiry clerk told a passenger that the bus had already left ten minutes ago and the next bus will leave at 10.45 a.m. At what time did the enquiry clerk give this information to the passenger ?

(A) 10.05 a.m.

(B) 9.55 a.m.

(C) 10.35 a.m.

(D) 10.15 a.m.

(E) 10.25 a.m.

Ans : (D)

15. If the numbers between 1 to 65 and divisible by 4 are written in reverse order then which of the following numbers will be at l0th place?

(A) 44

(B) 24

(C) 40

(D) 28

(E) None of these

Ans : (D)

16. How many 6's are there in the following number-series which are preceded by 5 but not followed by 7 ?

56765649276743568649567

(A) One

(B) Two

(C) Three

(D) Four

(E) None of these

Ans : (B)

17. How many 4's are there in the following number-series which are preceded and followed by only an even number?

6432483154232464813242645

(A) One

(B) Two

(C) Three

(D) Four

(E) None of these

Ans : (D)

18. How many 2's are there in the following number series which are preceded by 5 but not followed by an odd number? .

13523545245226245267823527524

(A) One

(B) Two

(C) Three

(D) More than four

(E) None of these

Ans : (E)

19. How many 3's are there in the following series, which are not preceded by an odd number but followed by 4 ?

15323465347834923456343534

(A) None

(B) Two

(C) Four

(D) One

(E) None of these

Ans : (C)

20. How many B's are there in the following letter-series, which are followed by G but G is not be followed by S ?

BGSQBRNOBGNSQLTBGQTDBGUWXBGF

(A) 4

(B) 3

(C) 2

(D) 5

(E) None of these

Ans : (A)

21. How many D's are there in the following letter-series, which are preceded by K and followed by Q ?

KDRMBSKDQKRBLKDQMQDKEFQDK

(A) 4

(B) 2

(C) 1

(D) 3

(E) None of these

Ans : (B)

22. If the numbers from 4 to 55 which are divisible by 3 and also the numbers which contain 3 as one of the digits, are removed, then how many numbers will be left?

(A) 24

(B) 23

(C) 22

(D) 25

(E) None of these.

Ans : (D)

23. At a railway station a man said to Swapna, "A train leaves for Muzaffar Nagar after every 1.45 hours. The last train has already left 50 minutes ago and the next train will leave at 5.15 p.m." At what time this information was given to Swapna ?

(A) 3.30

(B) 2.40

(C) 4.10

(D) 3.50

(E) None of these

Ans : (E)

24. A trader said to his servant Ramu, "I leave for my house after every 2.40 hours from his shop. I have already gone to his house 55 minutes ago and next time. I shall go to my house from the shop at 8.15 p.m." At what time this information was given to the servant?

(A) 6.30

(B) 6.00

(C) 6.15

(D) 4.40

(E) None of these

Ans : (A)

25. A doctor said to his compounder, "I go to see the patients at their residence after every 3.30 hours. I have already gone to the patient 1.20 hours ago and next time I shall go at 1.40 p.m." At what time this information was given to the compounder by the doctor?

(A) 10.10

(B) 11.30

(C) 8.50

(D) 11.20

(E) None of these

Ans : (B)