Genpact Reasoning Question

DIRECTIONS for questions (1-2):What should come in place of question mark (?) in the following number/alphabetic series?
  1. 3, 4, 7, 11, 18, 29, ?
    1. 31
    2. 39
    3. 43
    4. 47

    Answer: Option D.
    <3 + 1 = 4;
    3 + 4 = 7;
    4 + 7 = 11;
    7 + 11 = 18
    11 + 18 = 29;
  2. AGMSY, CIOUA, EKQWC, __?___ IOUAG, KQWCI
    1. GMSYE
    2. FMSYE
    3. GNSYD
    4. FMYES

    Answer:  Option A.
  3. Ashok's mother was 3 times as old as Ashok 5 years ago. After 5 years she will be twice as old as Ashok. How old is Ashok today?
    1. 10 years
    2. 15 years
    3. 20 years
    4. 25 years

    Answer: Option B.
    ago
    3(x-5) = (y-5)
    ⇒ 3x - 15 = y - 5
    ⇒ 3x - y = 10 ....(i)
    5 years hence,
    2 (x + 5) = (y + 5)
    ⇒ 2x + 10 = y + 5
    ⇒ 2x - y = -5 ....(ii)
    From equations (i) and (ii)
  4. M is the son of P. Q is the grand¬ daughter of O who is the husband of P. How is M related to O?
    1. Son
    2. Daughter
    3. Mother
    4. Father

    Answer: Option A.
    O is the husband of P. M is the son of P. Therefore, M is the son of O.
  5. In a row of boys, Srinath is 7th from the left and Venkat is 12th from the right. If they interchange their positions, Srinath becomes 22nd from the left. How many boys are there in the row?
    1. 19
    2. 31
    3. 33
    4. 34

    Answer: Option C.
    Total number of boys in the row = 22 +12 - 1 = 33
    DIRECTIONS for question 6 : Arrange the following words as per order in the dictionary.
  6. 1. Noble 2. Nobilitary 3. Noblesse 4. Nobility 5. Nobble
    1. 1,4,3,2,5
    2. 3,4,1,2,5
    3. 5,2,4,1,3
    4. 2,4,3,5,1

    Answer: Option C.
    Arrangement of words as per dictionary:
  7. Which one set of letters when sequentially placed at the gaps in the given letter series shall complete it?
    an_nn__ana__na__nan_a
    1. annan
    2. aanan
    3. nanna
    4. nana

    Answer: Option B.
    an [a] / nn [a] / ana / [n] na / [a] na / n [n] a
    DIRECTIONS for questions 8 to 10: In each of the following questions, select the related letters/word/number from the given alternatives.
  8. Procession : Route : : Earth : ?
    1. Space
    2. Sun
    3. Orbit
    4. Highway

    Answer: Option C
    Procession proceeds on a certain route. Similarly, Earth revolves around the Sun in its orbit.
  9. FERTILIZER : CROPS : : ?
    1. TEACHER; EDUCATION
    2. CHLORINE: WATER
    3. TONIC : BODY
    4. PESTICIDE: RATS

    Answer: Option C.
    Fertilizer is used for improving crop yield. Similarly, tonic makes body healthy.
  10. LOCKER : KMNPBDJLDFQS : : LEFT:?
    1. KNCDSGSU
    2. KMDFEGSU
    3. KMDFEGUS
    4. KMDEFGUS

    Answer: Option B.
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