Reasoning Machine Input and Output - Practice Questions Set

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A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearrange them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement. (Single digit numbers are preceded by a zero. All other numbers are two digit numbers )

Input :      whether 15 wish you 08 being 48 come 68 hour 124 86
Step I. :     being whether 15 wish you 08 48 come 68 hour 124 86
Step II.     being 08 whether 15 wish you 48 come 68 hour 124 86
Step III.    being 08 come whether 15 wish you 48 68 hour 124 86
Step IV.    being 08 come 15 whether wish you 48 68 hour 124 86
Step V.      being 08 come 15 hour whether wish you 48 68 124 86
Step VI.    being 08 come 15 hour 48 whether wish you 68 124 86
Ste VII.     being 08 come 15 hour 48 whether 68 wish you 124 86
Step VIII. being 08 come 15 hour 48 whether 68 wish 86 you 124 

Step VIII is the last step of the arrangement of the above input as the intended arrangement is obtained.As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate steps for the given input.

Direction ( Q 1- 4)
Input :  new 59 personnel 68 28 teacher 10 price grievance 32

Q1) How many steps would be needed to complete the arrangement?
a) V 
b) VI
d) VII
e) Cannot be Determined

Q2) Which of the following would be the final arrangement?

a) grievance 10 new 28 personnel 32 price 59 68 teacher
b) grievance new personnel price teacher 10 28 32 59 68 
c) grievance 10 new 28 personnel 32 price 59 teacher 68  
d) grievance 68 new 59 price 32 personnel 28 new 10
e) None of these

Q3) Which of the following would be step I?

a) grievance new 59 68 personnel 28 teacher 10 price 32
b)10 grievance new 59 personnel 68 28 teacher price  32
c) grievance 10 new 59 personnel 68 28 teacher  price 32
d) 10 grievance new 59 personnel 68 28 teacher price 32
e) grievance new 59 personnel 68 28 teacher 10 price 32

Q4) Which word/number would be the sixth position from the left end in step III ?
a) personnel
b) price
c) 68
d) 32
e) teacher

Direction ( Q 5 - 7)
Input :  jam 14 aim virtue 22 trouble 5 15
Q5) Which word/number would be at position 5 from the right end in step III ?
a) aim
b) 15
c) jam
d) 14
e) trouble

Q6) Which of the following is the step III?

a) aim jam virtue 14 22 trouble 5 15
b) aim 5 jam 14 trouble virtue 22 15
c) aim 5 jam 14 trouble 15 22 virtue
d) aim jam virtue trouble 14 22 3 115
e) None of these

Q7) How many steps would be needed to complete the arrangement and which would be the last step?
a) Step IV
b) Step V
c) Step V
d) Step VI
e) None of the above

Direction (8-11)
Input: apple 11 apparatus 25 23 apology 29 approximately 

Q8) What would be the Step II? 

a) apology 11 apple apparatus 23 25  29 approximately
b) apology 11 apple 25 23 29 apparatus approximately
c) 11 apology apple apparatus 23 apple 25 29 approximately
d) apology 11 apple apparatus25 23 29  approximately
e) None of these

Q9) What would be the last step ?

c) VII
d)  V
e) None of the above

Q10) What would be the Step IV?
a) apology 11 apparatus 23 apple 29 25 approximately
b) apology 11 apparatus 23 29 apple 25 approximately
c) apology 11 apparatus 23 apple 25 29 approximately
d) 11 apology apparatus 23 apple 25 29 approximately
e) None of the above

Input : 10 Amul 21  Amazon 01  amateur 42  Anguish 32 Angle  

Q 11) Find Step 4?
a) amateur 01 Amazon 10 Amul 21 anguish 42 32 Angle 
b) amateur 01 Amazon 10 Amul 42  Anguish 32 Angle
c) 01 amateur Amazon 10 Amul 21 42 Anguish 32 Angle
d) amateur 01 Amazon 10 Amul 21 angle 42  Anguish 32
e) None of these

Q12) Find the last Step?

b) VI
d)Cannot be determined
e) None of these


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  1. SBI PO .....I M COMING...June 20, 2015 at 3:54 PM

    sir ek request hai aapse ki aap monday se jo bhi quizzes daale woh 20 aur
    21 ki shifts main aaye questions ke according hi daale as it will
    benefit all of us...

  2. SBI PO .....I M COMING...June 20, 2015 at 3:54 PM

    FOR EXAMple....seating arrangments , missing number series.floor puzzles..compre..ineqalities.etc..

  3. Sir plz chck the answers many are wrong

  4. Gagan Deep SinghJune 20, 2015 at 4:38 PM

    Just English part was lillte tuff other wise whole exam was moderate .. .

  5. Gagan Deep SinghJune 20, 2015 at 4:39 PM

    Sir any idea about cut off subjects wise ???

  6. Paper was lengthy... Cut off approximately 40 to 45 for general

  7. first and fourth easy ...and second and third tough

  8. Is there no machine input questions in all sbi sets??

  9. machine input output questions not asked in exam today

  10. I request you to write the question number and post their solutions here

  11. You can download free model papers, many questions repeated

  12. thnx sir g

  13. Hi, Can you help in parajumbles ? how can we correctly solve them ?

  14. manish singh karkiJune 20, 2015 at 6:44 PM

    Respected sir,
    There are many errors in this page...please update only after correcting error. Dont post anything on web...
    with regards
    Manish Singh Karki

  15. Cut off will be 46 but student scoring 42 in second shift will get equipercentile score of 46

  16. Sectional cut off
    (Source: when there were 50 ques. Per section and time was two hours then cut off were 10-12 in each section

  17. One thing is true sir its only your model paper which matches exact pattern today thank you sir

  18. Vijayalaxmi VastradJune 20, 2015 at 8:09 PM

    Q.1-2. Statement: All toffees are Sweets.

    No toffees is Lollipops.

    All Lollipops are Sour.

    Q.1. Conclusions:

    I. Some sweets being lollipops is a possibility.

    II. Some sweets are lollipops.

    Q.2. Conclusions:

    I. Some sour being lollipops is a possibility.II. Some sweets which are toffees, being sour is a possibility.
    Plz ans

  19. they are very time consuming...maybe main exam me aayenge!

  20. please give that puzzle solving explanation i a better way was not easy to understand

  21. I attempt 40 with 75% accuracy bt little bit confuse in englush language....wht r my chances belonging to sc category... bihar and exam centre in ournea bigar..pkz help me.

  22. Jay Pratap SinghJune 20, 2015 at 8:46 PM

    I think no chance dear, cutt of got for sc as I expect will go approx 40, 2 mark less or more,
    I can say it on my previous exams result, and cutt off,

  23. Jay Pratap SinghJune 20, 2015 at 8:47 PM

    No noone can do this, its like impossible.

  24. Jay Pratap SinghJune 20, 2015 at 8:48 PM

    Thank u sir, ap shi huye to hum andar,

  25. Jay Pratap SinghJune 20, 2015 at 8:50 PM

    Bhai general hokar aisi bate mat kro, cutt off 8-10
    Jayega for each section

  26. almost all the questions are wrong...only Q2, Q5, Q8, Q9 and Q10 are correct....please correct if I'm wrong....

  27. Q1 - option d
    Q3 - option e
    Q4 - option a
    Q6 - option e
    Q7 - option a
    Q11 - option e
    Q12 - option b
    Q13 - option c

    Rest are correct... Please verify before posting...

  28. Mera toh dimag ghumgaya tha jab ans chk kiya...:(

  29. Bhai 2 weeks baad khud dekh Lena its sectional cut off for example ibps pro 2012 maths general cut off was 6 but questions was 50 in maths

  30. I just have some clues to arrange the para-jumbles like....If the Jumbled sentence is a story it is very easy to arrange,other wise we have to look for some phrases in the sentence and arrange i accordingly.Then the pronoun sentence comes after noun sentence .The adverb sentence comes after verb sentence........At first understand the central theme of the sentences roughly.

  31. attempted 79 20th june -4th slot..
    reasng-30 eng -26 quant-23..80% accuracy...
    tensed about cutoff's ...

  32. Watz der n a nameJune 21, 2015 at 10:50 AM

    normally parajumbles r time consuming....u can easily find 1st&last sentc for sure at no that and leave others

  33. I attempted 50....with accuracy in most of the questions...may b 4/6 still in dillemma whether i will pass or not....wat is the expected cutt off for general

  34. Jaspreet Singh DhaliwalJune 21, 2015 at 11:11 AM

    Sir I have attempted 78 reasoning 100%accurate 25attempt. quantitative 28 with 90%accuracy and eng 25 with 90%accuracy how are my chances

  35. Jaspreet Singh DhaliwalJune 21, 2015 at 11:12 AM

    me also 78 but accuracy 90%

  36. Plz any1 help me...very much tensed.

  37. good one yaar...aapka nial jayega..:)

  38. may be right

  39. i found some tricks....but still it is not that much easy as we think.
    Anyway thanks for the reply.

  40. Jay Pratap SinghJune 21, 2015 at 6:20 PM

    Level of difficulty b dekhi jati hai, and no.of candidate appered in exam, ye dono hi dekhi jati hai, aur mjhe lgta as compare to 2012 no.of candidate have been doubled, ok just wait fir result, sab malum ho jayega,

  41. Sir I have attempted 48 total questions..3-4 ans might b wrong bt others all correct.

    General caste
    What r my chances?
    Plz reply..

  42. Jaspreet Singh DhaliwalJune 22, 2015 at 9:03 AM

    dekho kya hota hai

  43. Jaspreet Singh DhaliwalJune 22, 2015 at 10:56 AM

    50_50 hai

  44. hi... how many did u attempt ?

  45. please update only after examin all the content....

  46. Selvamani SankarramJune 22, 2015 at 12:21 PM

    what would be the expected cutoff for OBC person with Disability

  47. Selvamani SankarramJune 22, 2015 at 12:23 PM

    i attempt 15 in reasoning (with 99% accuracy), END 15 (with 40% accuracy), APT in 7(with 99% accuracy), any chances for me?

  48. Selvamani SankarramJune 22, 2015 at 12:25 PM

    i attempt 15 in reasoning (with 99% accuracy), ENG 15 (with 40% accuracy), APT in 7(with 99% accuracy), any chances for me?

  49. Sir may I know wt is the exam duration of ibps RRB PO as per latest notification....

  50. Is der will b different cut off for different days n different slot....or there will b combined......any idea..???

  51. Can u say abt dis exam cutt off for general

  52. Watz der n a nameJune 22, 2015 at 3:52 PM

    heyyy long timeeeeeeee...........attmpts 63 yaar and u????

  53. 58... english i did very les number jus 18... apt 19 and reasn 21...

  54. Watz der n a nameJune 22, 2015 at 5:28 PM

    arraeh me too.......english 19...apt 19.....reasoning 25

  55. you will crack.. dont wry... apt 100 % accuracy.. reasn 90% accuracy and english i m not sure... even i m in dilemma with english section...

  56. Watz der n a nameJune 22, 2015 at 5:52 PM

    nahi re.....amnt sure abt any section........and 25th my BOB intrvw and gd...bcz of sbi i didnt study dat bit n ST s and sir's paper i got somewt good marks.....nd not n real paper.......hmmm

  57. Watz der n a nameJune 22, 2015 at 5:53 PM

    u applied IDBI and RBI?

  58. No... I dint apply any other banks... I dnt want my career in banks... even sbi I appied so dat I wil get practice fr insurance ao my main target nw is ssc cgl next ao in insrnce... I want a cool job in addition to money... good packages I wil get even in the field I m wrking nw..

  59. Cool... dnt wry great things are a head..everything will be fine... do the interview wel...give ur best... nxt concentrate ssc cgl nd sbi mains.. u vl b qualified..

  60. i attempt 16 in maths , 20 in reasoning and 26 in english , but dont know accuracy . whether i start preparation for mains or there will be no chance

  61. sbi z conducting po prelims 4 d first tym.. so , no 1 can say anything regarding ovral cut-off , sectional cut-off.. so , we can only wait for d results to decide our fate.. in d mean tym , u can prepare for d upcoming bank exms / ssc and oder exms instead of clinging on to sbi po only..

  62. Is preliminary exam computer based? Sorry for my ignorance. If yes, then can we skip questions and attend later?

  63. Bhai pata chal gaya cut off

  64. Dear you were right, vese kya hua apka??? I m out

  65. 43 general got bowled at mid wicket by s.b.I.

  66. Ya my marks 45.50

  67. Ab ye batao iske pahle ibps po and clerk me apke kitne marks the
    Mai isliye punch raha BC Maine pahli baar diya hai aur ibps ki difficulty ke bare me nahi Janata waise mujhe lagta hai aAP ibps me interview tak pahuch chuke hoge bcz SBI pre me 15 lac student appear hue aur 47 marks par 14000 rank hai and ibps p.o. ke interview me 24000 rank tak general ko bulaya gaya tha

  68. Ibps clerk mai serious hokr nhi diya, i got 104 marks, level moderate hota hai clerk ka, ha ibps po ka level high hota 100 attempt kiye the maine 68 marks the, if u focus on enlish, GA and computer pe to get good score, math bas qualify krne ko socho koi 20-22 se jada math me nhi kr pta hai, kitna b pad le ku6 ki bat 6odo,

  69. Nhi yar 68 marks hi the mere,
    Cutt off 82 tha bot pi6e the, eng me only 8 marks, a6a ye sure ho ap ki sbi pre15 lack candidates the???kaise pta chla ye??

  70. Bankersadda me comments se pasta chala aur ibps po me 7.5 lac the ye to ibps ki site par likha hai ,
    Clerk me kitne marks the tumhare


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