# Bank PO :: PO Reasoning Test No 89

## Home Bank PO / PO Reasoning Test No 89 Questions and Answers

1 .

Direction (Q. 1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers, rearranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.
Input: world rank 97 42 down India 78 57 lose 61 test 82
Step I: down world rank 97 42 India 78 57 lose 61 test 82
Step II: down India world rank 97 42 78 57 lose 61 test 82
Step III: down India 97 world rank 42 78 57 lose 61 test 82
Step IV: down India 97 82 world rank 42 78 57 lose 61 test
Step V: down India 97 82 lose world rank 42 78 57 61 test
Step VI: down India 97 82 lose rank world 42 78 57 61 test
Step VII: down India 97 82 lose rank 78 world 42 57 61 test
Step VIII: down India 97 82 lose rank 78 61 world 42 57 test
Step IX: down India 97 82 lose rank 78 61 test world 42 57
Step X: down India 97 82 lose rank 78 61 test world 57 42
Step X is the last step.
As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.
Input: yet found 87 51 lack norm 62 31 rest 44 under

Which of the following would be the last step of the rearrangement ?

VII
Vm
LX
X
2 .

In step VI, which of the following would be at 7th position from the left ?

rest
yet
51
62
3 .

Which of the following is step V ?

found lack yet.87 51 norm 62 31 rest 44 under
found lack 87 62 yet 51 norm 31 rest 44 under
found lack 87 62 norm rest 51 yet 31 44 under
found lack 87 62 norm yet 51 31 rest 44 under
4 .

If, in step IX, all the words are rearranged in reverse alphabetical order, which of the following would be at 7th position from the right ?

rest
62
norm
87
5 .

Following pairs follow a certain relationship in step VIII and step IX. The first element of the pair is from step VIII and the second from step IX. Which of the following pairs is different from others ?

62, lack
rest, 62
51, rest
yet, 51
6 .

Poverty is increasing because people who are deciding how to tackle it know absolutely nothing about the poor. Which of the following can be an effective step to eradicate/alleviate poverty ?
I. A new set of decision makers should replace the existing one.
II. Decision makers should go to the grassroots level to eradicate the problem.
III. Decision makers should be chosen from the poor sections of the society.

Only I
Only II
Only III
Only I and II
7 .

"I think we will win. We have got the most talented scorers on our side."- The national hockey coach in an interview
Which of fhe following assumption/s is/are implicit in the above statement? (An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted.)
I. Hockey is different from other sports.
II. Talented scorers are crucial for any team's victory.
III. Chances of victory are different from actual victory.

only I is implicit
Only II is implicit
Only III is implicit
Only I and II are implicit
8 .

At least 25 school children were seriously injured while going for a school picnic on weekend. Which of the following can be the probable cause of the above effect ?

The driver of the bus in which the children were travelling did not report after reaching the halting place of their journey.
The teacher accompanying the school children feeling during the journey.
The bus in which children were travelling met with an accident while taking a turn on the highway.
The school authorities have banned all school picnics for the next six months with immediate effect.
9 .

In view of the recent spurt in sugar price in the open market, the govt has asked the dealers to release a vast quantity of imported sugar in the open market. Which of the following assumptions are implicit from the given statement ?
I. The sugar prices will come down.
II. The dealers will follow the govt's directives.
III. The prices of indigenous sugar will remain unchanged.

Only I and II are implicit
Only II and ITI are implicit
Only I and III are implicit
All I, II and III are implicit
10 .

The latest step in the progression from management ownership to employee ownership is the movement to ownership by unions. Employee ownership can save depressed and sick units.
All of the following statements, if true, provide support to the claim made above, except

Employee ownership generally improves the performance of workers.
Employee union ownership drives up the salaries and wages.
Employee union ownership enables the workers to get a share in the profits.
Employee ownership boosts their morale.