# :: po reasoning :: test no 138

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1.

Direction (Q 1 - 6) : Study the following information to answer the given questions.

A number arrangement machine when given an input of numbers, rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and steps of rearrangement.

 Input 45 222 142 112 500 201 101 62 Step I 45 62 142 112 500 201 101 222 Step  II 45 62 142 222 500 201 101 112 Step III 45 62 142 222 500 112 101 201 Step IV 45 62 142 222 500 112 201 101

This is the final arrangement and step IV is the last step for this input.

If '400, 232, 221, 210, 200, 71, 63, 51' is an input, which of the following steps will be
63, 71, 232, 51, 221, 400, 210, 200 ?

Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Seventh

2.

Which step will give the final output from the following input ?
Input: 441,113,600,130.111,520,11,440

Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Seventh

3.

What will be the third step for the following input ?
Input: 15,25.401,400,612,102,11,242

612,242,25,15,400,102,11,401
612,242,25,15,401,102,11,400
612,242,25,15,401,400,11,102
None of these

4.

If the following is the first step for an input, what will be the fifth step ?
StepI: 18,52,13,114,212,111,200,710

18,52,710,114,212,13,111,200
18,710,13,114,212,111,200,52
18,710,52,114,212,111,200,13
None of these

5.

Following is step II for an input. What will be the first step for the input ?
Step II: 423,116,104,600,300,223,220,200

423,104,116,600,300,223,220,200
423,220,104,600,300,223,116,200
200,116,104,600,300,223,220,423
Cant be determined

6.

Which of the following steps is the penultimate step for the following input ?
Input: 700,221,261,150,22,120,02,116

Fourth
Fifth
Sixth
Seventh

7.

Direction (Q. 7 - 10) : In each question below is given a statement followed by two conclusions numbered I  and II. You have to assume everything in the statement to be true, then consider the two conclusions together and decide which of them logically follows beyond a reasonable doubt from the information given in the statement.

Statement: CM of state X has inaugurated National Steel Institute, an institution which will carry out training and research to help the steel industry face international competition.
Conclusions: I. To face international competition it is imperative to get new techniques as well as advanced training. .
II. The institute would help steel industry professionals develop new techniques to make the industry produce quality products and compete in international market.

if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows
if either I or II follows
if neither I nor II follows

8.

Statement: All reports including post-mortem, videograph and magisterial inquiry reports must be sent within two months of incidents such as custodial death or custodial rape. —An instruction to the state government by the Chairman of National Human Rights Commission
Conclusions: I. The Chairman believes in speedy justice.
II. A delay in such cases may lead to tampering with evidence.

if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows
if either I or II follows
if neither I nor II follows

9.

Statement: Concerned over the slow progress of the Rs 54,000-crore National Highway Development Project, the government is considering levying an additional cess on petrol and diesel to mop up  about Rs 2000 crore annual ly for developing roadinfrastructure.
Conclusions: I. Additional amount gained through levy annually will be helpful in boosting industrial growth.
II. The National Highway Development Project is facing financial constraints.

if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows
if either I or II follows
if neither I nor II follows

10.

Statement: The government will hike royalty on crude oil and grant exemption in excise duty to North- East petroleum production.
Conclusions: I. There will be an additional burden on the national exchequer.
II. There is intense competition for petroleum production in the North-East.

if only conclusion I follows
if only conclusion II follows
if either I or II follows
if neither I nor II follows