Non Verbal Reasoning Questions


What is Non Verbal reasoning?

 

The term 'non verbal' indicates 'does not involve any language'. Non verbal reasoning is a test that involves ability to understand, interpret and analyse the visual data and solve problems using visual reasoning. The questions in Non verbal appear in diagrammatic and pictorial form .so, these tests can also be called as diagrammatic or abstract reasoning tests. Non verbal reasoning test includes identifying relationships, finding series, Image analysis, finding similarities and differences between shapes and patterns, identifying errors and inconsistencies in a large variety of topics as series, pattern completion, Image analysis, paper folding, cubes and dice, mirror images, classifications, shape construction, figure matrix, dots analysis, grouping of images, paper cutting, analytical reasoning and more.

 

Non verbal reasoning skills show one's general intelligence and ability to learn new things. We do find non verbal reasoning questions in many Entrance tests, competitive exams and placement interviews. Usually reasoning questions are found in Entrance exams, UPSC exams, PSC exams, bank exams, MBA exams and other tests to calculate one's critical thinking abilities. One can easily solve Non verbal reasoning with logical thinking, quick analysing abilities and thorough practice.

 

We have a large database of questions on Non Verbal reasoning for you to practice and score high.


Q:

Minimum number of straight lines required to form the below figure ?

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A) 18 B) 17
C) 14 D) 16
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 14

Explanation:

The given figure can be labelled as shown :

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The horizontal lines are AK, BJ, CI, DH and EG i.e. 5 in number.
The vertical lines are AE, LF and KG i.e. 3 in number.
The slanting lines are LC, CF, FI, LI, EK and AG i.e. 6 in number.
Thus, there are 5 + 3 + 6 = 14 straight lines in the figure.

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Q:

Group the given figures into three classes using each figure only once.

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A) 1,3,5 ; 2,4,7 ; 6,8,9 B) 1,5,7 ; 2,3,6 ; 4,8,9
C) 1,3,5 ; 2,6,7 ; 4,8,9 D) 1,6,9 ; 2,4,7 ; 3,5,8
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) 1,6,9 ; 2,4,7 ; 3,5,8

Explanation:

1, 6, 9 are figures which are half shaded by slanting lines.
2, 4, 7 are all divided into equal parts (either three or four parts) by straight lines and also have a black circle at the centre.
3, 5, 8 have similar designs and have their four corners shaded black.

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Q:

Find the minimum number of straight lines in the below figure ?

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A) 20 B) 19
C) 17 D) 15
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 19

Explanation:

The given figure can be labelled as :

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Straight lines :

The number of straight lines are 19

i.e. BC, CD, BD, AF, FE, AE, AB, GH, IJ, KL, DE, AG, BH, HI, GJ, IL, JK, KE and DL.

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Q:

Find out how will the key figure (X) look like after rotation.

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A) 2 B) 3
C) 1 D) 4
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 3

Explanation:
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Q:

Determine the number of rectangles and hexagons in the following figure.

A) 30, 5 B) 32, 3
C) 28, 5 D) 30, 3
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) 30, 5

Explanation:

The figure may be labelled as shown

 

 

Rectangles :

 

The simplest rectangles are CVSR, VETS, RSWM and STKW i.e 4 in number.

 

The rectangles composed of two components each are CETR, VEKW, RTKM and CVWM i.e 4 in number.

 

The rectangles composed of three components each are ACRP, PRMO, EGHT and THIK i.e 4 in number.

 

The rectangles composed of four components each are CEKM, AVSP, PSWO,VGHS and SHIW i.e 5 in number.

 

The rectangles composed of five components each are AETP, PTKO, CGHR and RHIM i.e 4 in number.

 

The rectangles composed of six components each are ACMO and EGIK i.e 2 in number.

 

The rectangles composed of eight components each are AGHP, PHIO, AVWO and VGIW i.e 4 in number.

 

The rectangles composed of ten components each are AEKO and CGIM i.e 2 in number.

 

AGIO is the only rectangle having sixteen components

 

Total number of rectangles in the given figure = 4 + 4 + 4 + 5 + 4 + 2 + 4 + 2 + 1 = 30.

 

Hexagons :

 

The hexagons in the given figure are CDEKLM, CEUKMQ, CFHJMQ, BEUKNP and BFHJNP. So, there are 5 hexagons in the given figure.

 

 

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Q:

Count the number of cubes in the given figure.

A) 80 B) 87
C) 89 D) 90
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 89

Explanation:

In the figure, there are 9 columns containing 5 cubes each, 7 columns containing 4 cubes each, 5 columns containing 3 cubes each and 1 column containing 1 cube.

 

 

 

Total number of cubes = (9 x 5) + (7 x 4) + (5 x 3) + (1 x 1) = 89

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Q:

Select the alternative in which the specified components of the key figure (X) are found.

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A) 1 B) 2
C) 3 D) 4
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: C) 3

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Q:

Find out how will the key figure (X) look like after rotation ?

A) a B) b
C) c D) d
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) d

Explanation:
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