# Sample Questions on Sequence Puzzle from Reasoning for IBPS Clerk Exam 2012

Study the following arrangement of numbers, letters and symbols carefully and answer the questions given below.
C 1 I # K D 2 1 U \$ 2 U R 4 % & J 3 A * T 5 M 9 E 6 7 @ B G 4 © O 0 € 2 E µ N L
1.    How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a letter and followed by a number?

Oct 30, 2012 17:33 IST

Institute of Banking Personnel Selection (IBPS) will conduct Common Written Examination or CWE for Clerical Cadre in December 2012.

The Structure of Exam include 5 section and in each section there will be 40 Questions. The sections are;

• Reasoning
• English Language
• Numerical Ability
• General Awareness (with special reference to banking industry)
• Computer Knowledge

For each question for which a wrong answer has been given by the candidate one fourth or 0.25 of the marks assigned to that question will be deducted as penalty to arrive at corrected score.

The expert team at jagranjosh.com has prepared Sample Questions on Sequence Puzzles with Answers for the IBPS Clerk Exam 2012 from Reasoning section. These sample Questions are similar to the questions asked by IBPS in the previous exam and will be very helpful for the students to prepare for the exam.

The Sequence Puzzles are:

Directions (Q. 1 – 5): Study the following arrangement of numbers, letters and symbols carefully and answer the questions given below.

C 1 I # K D 2 1 U \$ 2 U R 4 % & J 3 A * T 5 M 9 E 6 7 @ B G 4 © O 0 € 2 E µ N L

1.    How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a letter and followed by a number?

(a)    None
(b)    One
(c)    Two
(d)    Three
(e)    More than three

2.    How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately preceded by a number and followed by a letter?

(a)    None
(b)    One
(c)    Two
(d)    Three
(e)    More than three

3.    Which of the following should come in place of question mark (?) in the following series based on the elements in the above arrangement?

K # 2, U 1 2, R U %, ?

(a)    J 3 8
(b)    & % 3
(c)    & J A
(d)    J & A
(e)    None of these