 # Reasoning Questions For DSSSB/HSSC Exam | 4th November 2019 The reasoning is the most scoring section in any competitive exam. It also develops or nourishes our critical thinking skills as compared to other subjects. In DSSSBKVSAPS Exam as a student to score well in this part, you have to start your preparation now because there is negative marking as well. The more you have prepared, the better you score.

Q1. If 1 is coded as P, 2 as Y, 3 as K, 4 as V, 5 as F, 6 as L, 7 as S, 8 as H and 9 as N, which of the following is the coded form of 39164?
(a) KYPLV
(b) KNPFV
(c) KNPLV
(d) KHPLV

Q2. Suresh is 7th ranks ahead of Ashok in the class of 39. If Ashok’s rank is 17th from the last, what is Suresh’s rank from the start?
(a) 15
(b) 16
(c) 30
(d) 29

Q3. In the series given below, how many even numbers are immediately preceded by 6 as well as immediately followed by 3?
6656839436736432864682663
(a) 1
(b) 2
(c) 3
(d) 4

Q4. If ‘water’ is called ‘food’, ‘food’ is called ‘tree’, ‘tree’ is called ‘sky’, ‘sky’ is called ‘well’, on which of the following grows a fruit?
(a) Water
(b) Food
(c) Tree
(d) Sky

Q5. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?
(a) Passenger
(b) Driver
(c) Captain
(d) Pilot

Q6. If ‘+’ means ‘×’, ‘–’ means ‘÷’, ‘×’ means ‘–’ and ‘÷’ means ‘+’, then 9 + 8 ÷ 8 – 4 × 9 = ?
(a) 26
(b) 17
(c) 65
(d) 11

Q7. Find the hidden figure? Q8. Choose the right option as per the pattern. Q9. Choose the right option as per the pattern. Q10. Which digit will be opposite of 5. (a) 4
(b) 6
(c) 1
(d) 3

Solutions

S1. Ans.(c)
Sol.

S2. Ans.(b)
Sol. Ashok’s rank from starting = (39 + 1) – 17
= 23
So, Suresh’s rank = 23 – 7 = 16

S3. Ans.(c)
Sol. Even number at position 6 __ 3 are 683, 643, 663

S4. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S5. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S6. Ans.(c)
Sol. 9+8÷8-4×9 Signifies
9×8+8÷4-9 =?
72+2-9 =
74-9 = 65

S7. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S8. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S9. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S10. Ans.(c)
Sol.

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