Reasoning Questions For NVS Exam | 14th August 2019


The reasoning is the most scoring section in any competitive exam. It also develops or nourishes our critical thinking skills as compared to other subjects. In DSSSBKVSNVS Exam, as a student to score well in this part, you have to start your preparation now because there is negative marking as well. The more you have prepared, the better you score.

Directions (1-2): In each of the following questions, select the one which is different from the other three responses:

Q1
(a) Leaf
(b) Stem
(c) Branches
(d) Garden

Q2. 
(a) I
(b) J
(c) K
(d) L

Q3. Arrange the following words according to English Dictionary.
1. Particle
2. Pardon
3. Parchment
4. Parliament
5. Party
(a) 2, 4, 1, 3, 5
(b) 3, 2, 4, 1, 5
(c) 3, 4, 2, 5, 1
(d) 2, 3, 4, 1, 5

Directions (4-5): Which one of the given responses would be a meaningful order of the following words in ascending order?

Q4. 1. Weekly
2. Daily
3. Monthly
4. Fortnightly
5. Yearly
(a) 1, 4, 3, 2, 5
(b) 2, 1, 4, 3, 5
(c) 4, 1, 2, 3, 5
(d) 5, 2, 1, 3, 4

Q5. 1. Furniture
2. Forest
3. Wood
4. Tree
(a) 4, 1, 2, 3
(b) 3, 2, 1, 4
(c) 2, 4, 3, 1
(d) 1, 3, 2, 4

Q6. Which one set of letters when sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it?
a _ b a _ b b _ a b _ a
(a) b a a b
(b) a a b a
(c) a b a b
(d) b a a a 

Directions (7-9): Choose the correct alternative from the given ones that will complete the series. 

Q7. 6, 11, 21, 26, 36, ?, 51
(a) 41
(b) 39
(c) 47
(d) 48

Q8. A, Z, B, Y, C, X, ?, ?.
(a) EV 
(b) WD
(c) DW
(d) YV

Q9. 225, 289, ?, 441
(a) 361
(b) 375
(c) 383
(d) 386

Q10. If GRINDER is coded as 7654326, how is RENDER coded in that code?
(a) 642356
(b) 624536
(c) 624326
(d) 623426


Solutions

S1. Ans.(d)
Sol. Except Garden, all others are parts of a tree.

S2. Ans.(a)
Sol. Except I, all others are Consonants. ‘I’ is a Vowel.

S3. Ans.(b)
Sol. Arrangement of words according to English Dictionary.
3. Parchment
          ↓
2. Pardon
          ↓
4. Parliament
          ↓
1. Particle 
          ↓
5. Party

S4. Ans.(b)
Sol. Meaningful order of words in ascending order:
2. Daily
          ↓
1. Weekly
          ↓
4. Fortnightly
          ↓
3. Monthly
          ↓
5. Yearly

S5. Ans.(c)
Sol. Meaningful order of words in ascending order:
2. Forest
          ↓
4. Tree
          ↓
3. Wood
          ↓
1. Furniture 

S6. Ans.(a)
Sol. 
a b b a /  a b b a / a b b a




S9. Ans.(a)
Sol. 225 = 15 × 15
289 = 17 × 17
? = 19 × 19 = 361
441 = 21 × 21









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