# IBPS and Clerk Exam Mental Ability Questions and Answers Paper

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Directions (Q. 16 - 20) : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.

P, Q, A, B, D, R and F are sitting around a circular table, facing the centre. R is not second to the left of D and D is not an immediate neighbour of B. A is third to the right of F. B is second to the left of F. Q is not an immediate neighbour of either B or F.

Q. 16. Who is second to the right of P?

1) R

2) Q

3) D

4) A

Ans: D

Q. 17. Who is on the immediate left of F?

1) R

2) P

3) D

5) None of these

Ans: P

Q. 18. Who is on the immediate right of D?

1) Q

2) A

3) F

4) P

5) None of these

Ans: Q

Q. 19. What is D՚s position with respect to B? –

1) Second to the right

2) Third to the left

3) Second to the left

4) Fourth to the right

5) Third to the right

Ans: Third to the right

Q. 20. Who is on the immediate right of Q?

1) D

2) R

3) A

4) B

5) None of these

Ans: A

Directions (Q. 21 - 25) : 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.

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

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

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

5) if the data in both the statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

Q. 21. Who among P, Q, R, S and T, each of a different age, is definitely the youngest?

I. R is younger than only T and P.

II. Q is younger than T but not the youngest.

Ans: if the data in both the statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

Q. 22. Towards which direction was Q facing after he stopped walking?

I. Q walked 30 metres towards West, took a left turn and walked 20 metres. He again took a left turn and stopped after walking 30 metres.

II. Q walked 30 metres towards East, took a right turn and walked 20 metres. Then he took a left turn and stopped after walking 30 metres.

Ans: if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.

Q. 23. How is ‘always’ written in a code language?

I. ‘rain is always good’ is written as ‘5397’ in that code language.

II. ‘he is always there’ is written as ‘3 6 8 5’ in that code language.

Ans: if the data given in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.

Q. 24. How is M related to D?

I. M has only one son and two daughters.

II. D՚s brother is the son of M՚s wife.

Ans: if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.

Q. 25. On which date of April is definitely Pravin՚s mother՚s birthday?

I. Pravin correctly remembers that his mother՚s birthday is after fourteenth but before nineteenth of April.

II. Pravin՚s sister correctly remembers that their mother՚s birthday is after sixteenth but before twenty-first of April.

Ans: if the data given in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.