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(Papers) RRB Group D : Exam Paper & Answer Key Date: 12 Oct 2018 Shift-2 (Reasoning)

(Papers) RRB Group D : Exam Paper & Answer Key
Date: 12 Oct 2018 Shift-2 (Reasoning)

Q1. Given is a question followed by two arguments numbered I and II. Read the question and decide which of the arguments is strong with respect to the question.

Question:
Should shifting agriculture be practiced?
Arguments:
I. No. It is not a worthy practice.
II. Yes. When compared to modern methods of farming, it is less expensive.

Only argument II is strong.
Only argument I is strong.
Neither argument I nor II is strong.
Either argument I or II is strong.

Q2. Read the given statement(s) and conclusions carefully and select which of the conclusions logically follow(s) from the statement(s).

Statement:
Recent research says listening to specific types of frequencies have a positive effect on human brain and it aids in healing.
Conclusions:
I. Human brain responds to music.
II. Certain frequencies are used to heal diseases in human body.

Both the conclusions follow.
Neither conclusion follows.
Only conclusion I follows.
Only conclusion II follows

Q3. What is the missing term in the series?
YB25, WD23, ......., SH19

UG21
UF21
UF20
UG20

Q4. Four numbers. a, b, c and d, are such that their overall average is 26.5. The average of a and b is 20. The average of c and d is:

35.5
31.5
33
32.5

Q5. Read the given statement and conclusions carefully and select which of the conclusions logically follow(s) from the statement.

Statement:
Some jaguars are cheetahs, Some cheetahs are leopards. All leopards are panthers.
Conclusion:
1. All leopards are jaguars.
2. Some panthers are cheetahs.
Only conclusion 2 follows
Only conclusion 1 follows
Either 1 or 2 follows
Both 1 and 2 follows

Q6. Find the next term in the following series.
24XW23, 22VU21, ..........?

20RT19
20TS19
20TR19
20ST19

Q7. Choose the mirror image for the following figure:

A
C
B
D

Q8. Starting from point O facing West a man walks 4 km to reach point A. He turns right, walks 4 km and reaches point B. Then, he turns right, walks 4 km and reaches point C. He turns right. walks 3 km and reaches point D. He turns left. walks 4 km and reaches point E. Then, he turns right. walks 5 km and reaches point F. At point F, the man is facing ...... direction.

North
South
East
West

Q9. Consider the following statement and decide which of the conclusions logically follows from the statements.

Statements:
If you're a good computer programmer, then we definitely have a job for you.
Conclusions:
1. Good computer programmers are never jobless.
2. We are in need of a good computer programmer.
Neither conclusion 1 nor 2 follows
Only conclusion 2 follows
Both conclusions 1 and 2 follow
Only conclusion 1 follows

Q10. Find out the two signs that need to be switched for the equation to be equated.
5 + 6 x 3 - 4 ÷ 2= (-1)

x & ÷
- & ÷
÷ & x
+ & -

Q11. Select the option that is related to the third term in the same way as the second term is related to the first term.
Alight: Descend : : House : .........?

Pound
Home
Hug
Hen

Q12. You are given a question and two statements. Identify which of the statements is/are necessary/sufficient to answer the question.

Question:
There are 6 baskets in a supermarket that are used to load and unload commodity. All have been filled with tins of 2 different sizes and shapes. In total, how many tins have been loaded in the baskets?
Statements:
1. The shape of 6 tins is such that in one !whey, only 2 can fit.
2. The tins contain processed sauce
The statements are not sufficient
Statement 1 alone is sufficient
Statement 2 alone is sufficient
Statement 1 and 2 together are necessary

Q13. If 3:27:: 5:?

25
125
250
625

Q14. Read the given statement( s) and conclusions carefully. Assuming that the information in the statement(s) is true, even if they appear to be at variance with commonly known facts, select which of the conclusions logically follow(s) from the statement(s) beyond reasonable doubt.

Statements:
All crayons are pens
All pens are nibs
Conclusions:
(I) All crayons are nibs
(II) All nibs are crayons

Only II follows
Only I follows
Both I and II follow
Neither I nor II follows

Q15. Neela was sweeping the floor. When she was facing south-west, she moved the broom 90° along the floor to her right. In which direction is the broom facing with respect to its initial position?

North-west
South-west
North-east
South-east

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Q16. Arjit's age is 3 years more than 1.5 times the age of Heera, whose age in turn is 10 years more than 2/3 the age of Deepika. If 5 times the age of Deepika is equal to 3 times the age of Arjit, what is the sum of the present ages of the trio?

99 years
95 years
100 years
97 years

Q17. Select the option that is related to the third term in the same way as the second term is related to the first term.
Bird : Nest :: Lion : ?

Hive
Den
Igloo
Convent

Q18. Preethi tells Kajol, "Your mother's father's own son is my husband." How is Preethi related to Kajol?

Daughter
Cousin
Sister-in-law
Aunt

Q19. S and T can finish a work in 50 days. They worked together for 20 days and then left. How much of the work is left?

3/5
1/3
1/2
2/5

Q20. A company recruits candidates satisfying the following criteria-

Candidates who secured at least 85% in standard 10th or equivalent.
Candidates who secured at least 65% in standard 12th or equivalent.
Candidates who are not from commerce background.

Who among the following candidates will the company definitely select?

Jltesh is a science student having scored 70% in standard 12th and 80% in lOlh with an excellent sports background.
Jignesh scored 80% in standard 12th, 90% in standard IOth and secured 2nd place in his college among all commerce students.
Jayesh scored 75% in standard 10th, 75% in standard 12th and is an arts student.
Jinesh secured 80%1 in standard 12m. 88% in standard l0th and is a science student with great acting skills.

Q21. Bommy is the daughter of Indu’s brother, Indu has one sister, Chanda and one brother, Gopal. How is Bommy related to Gopal?

Sister
Father
Daughter
Niece

Q22. Find the missing (?) in the series
NA, QD, ?, WJ, ZM

SF
TG
UH
VI

Q23. Which of the following is correctly matched ?

Trishul - surface to surface missile
Prithvi - surface to air missile
Nag - Anti tank missile
Pinaka - light combat aircraft

Q24. If 3 persons weave 336 shawls in 14 days, how many shawls will 8 persons weave in 5 days ?

360
320
180
None of the above

Q25. Which pair is NOT correctly matched ?

Pisciculture - Fish
Sericulture - Earthworms
Green Revolution - Agriculture
White Revolution – Milk

Q26. 7, 20, 46, 98, 202,

420
410
380
None of the above

Q27. If KNIFE is coded as MPKHG, then what does the code DTGCF stand for ?

FVIEG
FVIEI1
BREAD
BRAED

Q28. If after 3 days of tomorrow is Friday, what day was three days before yesterday ?

Friday
Thursday
Tuesday
None of the above

Q29. Complete the number series by choosing the correct options.
1, 8, 27, 64, ....., ......., 343, ......, 729.

a. 125, 216, 512
b. 125, 262, 515
c. 125, 213, 510
d. 145, 261, 512

Q30. Read the given statement and choose which argument is strong.

Statement:
Watching cartoon movies is better than reading books.
Arguments:
I. Yes, watching cartoon movies is entertaining.
II. No, reading books inculcates love of knowledge and reading habit in children.

a. Only argument I is stron
b. Only argument II is strong
c. Both arguments I and II are strong
d. Neither argument I nor II is strong

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