## 16 April 2016

### SBI Clerks Reasoning - Prelims and Mains Model Questions - 2016

Directions (Q.1-5): In these questions, symbols @, #, \$, % and © are
used with different meanings as follows.
'P@Q' means 'P is smaller than Q'.
'P#Q' means 'P is either smaller than or equal to Q'.
'P\$Q' means 'P is greater than Q'.
'P%Q' means 'P is either greater than or equal to Q'.
'P©Q' means 'P is neither greater than nor smaller 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 is /
are definitely true?

Give answer 1) if only conclusion I is true
Give answer 2) if conclusion II is true
Give answer 3) if either conclusion I or conclusion II is true.
Give answer 4) if neither conclusion I nor conclusion II is true
Give answer 5) if both conclusion I and II are true.

Conclusions: I. M@L II. R@L

2. Statements: T\$J J@V V#W

3. Statements: J@D D\$L L#N
Conclusions: I. J#L II. J\$L

4. Statements: R\$M M%H H\$F
Conclusions: I. R%F II. M\$F

Conclusions: I. K\$I II. H%F

Directions (Q.6-10): These questions are based on the following
arrangement of letters / numbers / symbols. Study them carefully and
6 H ★ 3 % T I L 4 \$ E 5 F 1 R M @ A # B D 2 8 U ↑ C

6. How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement, each of
which is immediately followed by a consonant?
1) None 2) One 3) Two 4) Three 5) More than three

7. How many such numbers are there in the above arrangement, each of
which is either followed or preceded by a letter or both?
1) None 2) One 3) Two
4) Three 5) More than three

8. Which of the following is the fifth to the right of the thirteenth
from the right end?
1) B 2) L 3) # 4) I 5) None

9. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way on the basis
of their positions in the above arrangements and so form a group.
Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
1) 3%★ 2) E\$5 3) A#@ 4) D2B 5) 28D

10. If all the numbers are removed from the above arrangement, which
of the following will be the eighth from the left end?
1) E 2) \$ 3) 5 4) L 5) None