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## What is the reason for conducting competitive exams?

As the competition for getting a job in increasing now a days. The recruiters in every field have decided to screen the applicants by the process of subjecting them into some analytical and problematic exams. They should be very strong or in the basic part of their studies and their mathematical parts.

Which sectors are conducting these exams?

Almost every sectoris conducting written or online exams as their first process of the interview. The ratio of the job applicants and job ratio is being increased. We cannot take interview for each and every one. Around 2lakhs persons have attended a competitive exam for nearly 9000 posts. Like this the competitions are increasing widely.

Where to get practice for these kinds of exams?

Many online and offline institutions are available for us. They are analyzing all the previous year question papers and provide us a consolidated question. The IBPS guide provide online and offline materials. It even helps us with a quiz on all the problematic and analytic papers.

Problems on reasoning

The reasoning abilitypart has logical, numerical and verbal types of questions. Some of the examples are listed below:

In each of the following questions two statements are given and these statements are followed by two conclusions numbered (1) and (2). You have to take the given two statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the two given statements, disregarding commonly known facts.

·         (A) If only (1) conclusion follows

·         (B) If sonly (2) conclusion follows

·         (C) If either (1) or (2) follows

·         (D) If neither (1) nor (2) follows and

·         (E) If both (1) and (2) follow.

1. Statements: Some actors are singers. All the singers are dancers.

Conclusions:

1.      Some actors are dancers.

2.      No singer is actor.

 A) Only (1) conclusion follows B) Only (2) conclusion follows C) Either (1) or (2) follows D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows E) Both (1) and (2) follow
Statements: All the harmoniums are instruments. All the instruments are flutes.

Conclusions:

1.      All the flutes are instruments.

2.      All the harmoniums are flutes.

 A) Only (1) conclusion follows B) Only (2) conclusion follows C) Either (1) or (2) follows D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows E) Both (1) and (2) follow
Statements: Some mangoes are yellow. Some tixo are mangoes.

Conclusions:

1.      Some mangoes are green.

2.      Tixo is a yellow.

 A) Only (1) conclusion follows B) Only (2) conclusion follows C) Either (1) or (2) follows D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows E) Both (1) and (2) follow
Statements: Some ants are parrots. All the parrots are apples.

Conclusions:

1.      All the apples are parrots.

2.      Some ants are apples.

 A) Only (1) conclusion follows B) Only (2) conclusion follows C) Either (1) or (2) follows D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows E) Both (1) and (2) follow
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Statements: Some papers are pens. All the pencils are pens.

Conclusions:

1.      Some pens are pencils.

2.      Some pens are papers.

 A) Only (1) conclusion follows B) Only (2) conclusion follows C) Either (1) or (2) follows D) Neither (1) nor (2) follows E) Both (1) and (2) follow