Reasoning Questions For UP Assistant Exam: 31st December 2018(Solutions)

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 DSSSB,KVS 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. In the following question, select the related word pair from the given alternatives.
Seconds : Time : : ? : ?
(a) Angle : Pascal
(b) Length : Liter
(c) Area : Volume
(d) Ohm : Resistance
Q2. In the following question, select the related number from the given alternatives.
11 : 16 : : ? : ?
(a) 14 : 16
(b) 15 : 22
(c) 7 : 14
(d) 13 : 18
Q3. In the following question, select the related letter pair from the given alternatives.
AUR : CXV : : ? : ?
(a) RFT : SGU
(b) GEM : IHQ
(c) HSO : GRN
(d) KGA : NIE
Q4. In the following question, select the odd word from the given alternatives.
(a) Rat
(b) Cat
(c) Fish
(d) Cow
Q5. In the following question, four number pairs are given. The number on left side of (–) is related to the number of the right side of (–) with some Logic/Rule/Relation. Three are similar on basis of same Logic/Rule/Relation. Select the odd one out from the given alternatives.
(a) 31-33
(b) 33-35
(c) 37-39
(d) 35-39
Q6. In the following question, select the odd letter/letters from the given alternatives.
(a) IR
(b) LO
(c) EV
(d) AY
Q7. Arrange the given words in the sequence in which they occur in the dictionary.
1. Opaque
2. Omission
3. Only
4. Onset
5. Omit
(a) 51243
(b) 25341
(c) 42513
(d) 21354
Q8. In the following question, select the missing number from the given series.
63, 56, 50, 43, 37, 30, ?
(a) 23
(b) 24
(c) 29
(d) 21
Q9. A series is given with one term missing. Select the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series.
S, Q, N, J, ?
(a) D
(b) E
(c) F
(d) G
Q10. Weight of C is twice the weight of M. Weight of M is 1/9 of the weight of R. Weight of R is 5/2 of the weight of K. Weight of K is 1/3 of the weight of G. Who is the second lightest?
(a) C
(b) M
(c) K
(d) G
Solutions:
S1. Ans.(d)
Sol. Second is the unit of time 
Ohm is the unit of resistance 
S2. Ans.(d)
Sol. +5 series 
S3. Ans.(b)
Sol. +2, +3, +4 series 
S4. Ans.(c)
Sol. Fish is an aquatic animal 
S5. Ans.(d)
Sol. +2 series except (35 – 39) 
S6. Ans.(d) 
Sol. Pair of opposite letters except AY. 
S7. Ans.(b)
Sol. 2. Omission 
5. Omit 
3.Only
4. Onset 
1. Opaque