# Calsoft Reasoning Ability

Posted on :15-04-2016

DIRECTIONS for the question 1-5:

(i) A, B, C, D, E and F are the six members in a group. There are two pairs of couples in the group.
(ii) There are Two Teachers, One Doctor, One Lawyer and Two Engineers. Both the Teachers are of the same sex.
(iii) A and C are in the same profession.
(iv) The Doctor is married to the Teacher. An Engineer is married to the Lady Lawyer.
(v) A is an Engineer. E is a male Teacher. Both of them are unmarried.
(vi) F is B's husband.

Q1. Which of the following are the pairs of couples?

A) CD, FB

B) CB, DF

C) ED, CB

ANS: A

Explanation:

A----Engineer (unmarried)
E----Teacher(male)( unmarried)
F---male Teacher married to B(Doctor)
Clearly from the above information

Q2. What is the profession of B?

A) Lawyer

B) Doctor

C) Teacher

ANS: B

Explanation:

A----Engineer (unmarried)
E----Teacher(male)( unmarried)
F---male Teacher married to B(Doctor)
Clearly from the above information

Q3. How many male members are there in the group?

A) More than three

B) Two

C) Three

ANS: D

Explanation:

A----Engineer (unmarried)
E----Teacher(male)( unmarried)
F---male Teacher married to B(Doctor)
Clearly from the above information

Q4.Who is the Lawyer?

A) C

B) F

D) None of these

ANS: D

Explanation:

A----Engineer (unmarried)
E----Teacher(male)( unmarried)
F---male Teacher married to B(Doctor)
Clearly from the above information

Q5. Who is married to the Doctor?

A) B

B) D

C) F

D) None of these

ANS: C

Explanation:

A----Engineer (unmarried)
E----Teacher(male)( unmarried)
F---male Teacher married to B(Doctor)
Clearly from the above information

DIRECTIONS for the question 6-10:

Q6. How many such pairs of letters are there in the word AGRICULTURE, each of which have as many letters between them in the word as in the alphabet?

A) Five

B) Six

C) Two

D) Three

E) No such pair

ANS: A

Explanation:

The pairs are GI, GL, RU, IL and TU.

Q7. In a certain code language SYMBOL is written as ZRCLMN. How will NUMBER be written in that code language?

A) MVLCDS

B) VMCLDS

C) VMCLSD

D) TOANQF

E) None of these

ANS: C

Explanation:

The pattern of S Y M B O L is S - 1= R : Z - 1= Y : M - 1= L: C - 1= B : O - 1 = N : M - 1 =L
Z R C L M N

Q8. In a certain code language "her nic fep" means "young and beautiful" and "fep mun deu" means "boy and ball". Which is the code for "young"?

A) nic

B) fep

C) her

E) None of these

ANS: D

Explanation:

Since code (fep )is common in both cases and so is( and). So code for (and) is (fep). But we can't say which of (her) and (nic) is the code for (young) due to non repetition.

Q9.From a point 'S' Roshan walked 30 metres to the north, then after turning to his right walked 30 meters. He again turned to his right and walked another 50 metres and finally turned to his right and walked 30 metres. In which direction and at what distance is he from the starting point 'S'?

A) 20 metres to the north

B) 40 metres to the south

C) 20 metres to the south

D) 30 metres to the south

E) None of these

ANS: C

Explanation:

So Roshan is 20 mtrs. to the south of his starting point S.

Q10. "School" is related to "Education" in the same way as "Court" is related to

A) Lawyer

B) Judge

D) Justice

E) Magistrate

ANS: D

Explanation:

The pirs are GI, GL, RU, IL and TU.

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