Institute of Banking and Personnel Selection will be conducting Common written examination for recruitment to the posts of Clerical Cadre. The examination will be held in the month of December 2014. IBPS has provided some sample questions that will be useful for the candidates preparing for written examination. These questions will help you to know the style of questions being asked in online exam.
TEST I: REASONING
This is a test to see how well you can think. It contains questions of various kinds. Here are some sample questions.
Directions: In each of the following questions, there is a group of letters or words given. Four of the five are alike in a certain way, while one is different. Find out the one which is different.
Of the five, ‘black’, ‘red’, ‘green’, and ‘yellow’ form a group as they are names of colours. ‘Paint’ is not the name of a colour
Therefore (5) is the answer
Now try to solve the following question.
Following are the questions based on analogy.
Q.3. “Foot” is related to “Man” in the same way as “Hoof” is related to –––––
Q.4. “Day” is related to “Night” in the same way as “Kind” is related to –––––
Q.5. If the letters in the word TOPS can be rearranged to form a meaningful word beginning with O, the last letter of that word is your answer. If more than one such word can be formed, M is the answer and if no such word can be formed, X is the answer.
Q.6. Some leaders are dishonest. Satyapriya is a leader. Which of the following inferences definitely follows from these two statements?
(1) Satyapriya is honest
(2) Satyapriya is dishonest
(3) Some leaders are honest
(4) Leaders are generally dishonest
(5) Satyapriya is sometimes dishonest