## Dec 6, 2013

### IBPS Clerk Exam Previous Question Papers with Answers | Solved

Direction (1 – 5): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and

Give answer (1) if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.

Give answer (2) if the data in statement II are alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I are not sufficient to answer the question.

Give answer (3) if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.

Give answer (4) if the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.

Give answer (5) if the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the questions.
1. How is ‘last’ coded in that code language?
I. ‘heavy rains last night’ is coded as ‘na ke ja lo’ and ‘finished last in race’ is coded as ‘so lo to pa’

II. ‘the furniture should last’ is written as ‘di wi lo be’ and ‘give me last chance’ is written as ‘lo far a qi’.
2. Among five friends seated in a straight line facing North, is B sitting at the extreme left end?
I. B, D are immediate neighbours of each other. Similarly E, C are also immediate neighbor of each other. A sits exactly in the middle of the line.

II. A who sits exactly in the middle of the line is second to the left of C. b is not an immediate neighbor of A.
3. Which direction is Shilps facing?
I. If Meeta who is currently facing turns 90 degree towards her left, she would face the same direction as Shilpa.

II. If Uday who is currently facing North, turns 90 degree towards his left, he would face a direction just opposite to the direction Shilpa facing.
4. Is A brother of B?
I. D is mother of B and B is son of C. c is father of A.

II. E is sister of A and F is brother of A.
5. How many kilometers did Karan drive today?
I. Karan correctly mentioned that he drove less than 20 km but more than 14 km today?

II. Karan’s friend correctly mentions that Karan drove more than 10 km but less than 17 km today.

Direction (6 – 10): Study the following information and answers the questions given below. A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranging them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.

Input : 52 peak 91 snow freeze 46 cold 15 high 31 73 trek

Step I: 15 52 peak snow freeze 46 cold high 31 73 trek 91

Step II: 15 31 52 peak snow freeze 46 cold high trek 73 91

Step III: 15 31 46 peak snow freeze cold high trek 52 73 91

Step IV: 15 31 46 cold peak snow freeze high trek 52 73 91

Step V: 15 31 46 cold freeze peak snow high trek 52 73 91

Step VI: 15 31 46 cold freeze high peak snow trek 52 73 91

Step VI is the last step of the rearrangement. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out in each of the following questions the appropriate steps for the given input.
Input for the questions.

INPUT : 67 hot sun 19 best 83 ice 49 ace cut 37
6. How many steps would be needed to complete the arrangement?
(1) X

(2) VII

(3) IX

(4) VII

(5) None of these
7. Which step number would be the following output? 19 37 49 ace best hot sun ice cut 67 77 83
(1) II

(2) VI

(3) V

(4) IV

(5) None of these
8. Which of the following would be the step I?
(1) 19 37 49 hot sun best ice ace cut 67 77 83

(2) 83 67 hot sun best ice 49 ace 77 cut 37 19

(3) 19 67 ace best hot sun ice 49 77 cut 37 83

(4) 19 67 hot sun best ice 49 ace 77 cut 37 83

(5) None of these
9. Which of the following will be the final arrangement?
(1) 67 77 83 ace best cut hot ice sun 19 37 49

(2) 19 37 49 ace best cut hot ice sun 67 77 83

(3) 19 37 49 67 77 83 ace best cut hot ice sun

(4) 19 37 49 ace ice best cut hot sun 67 77 83

(5) None of these
10. In Step IV, which of the following word/number would be on 7th position (from the right)?
(1) sun

(2) best

(3) 67

(4) Cut

(5) None of these
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