Punjab PSC Aptitude And Reasoning Model Paper

Questions 1 -10: Complete the series choosing the correct alternative given

1. 10, 16, 12, 18, 14, 20, ___________

A. 24 B. 16 C. 14 D. 18 E. None of these

2. 9, 12, 15, 19, 23, 26, 29, 33,_________

A. 34 B. 36 C. 37 D. 38 E. None of these

3. 4, 7, 11, 16, 22, 29, 37, ________
A. 44 B. 46 C. 48 D. 50 E. None of these

4. 10, 10, 11, 13, 16, 20, 25, 31,____________
A. 38 B. 37 C. 36 D. 32 E. None of these

5. 20, 18, 22, 20, 24, 22, 26, ________
A. 24 B. 26 C. 28 D. 30 E. None of these

6. 60, 64, 32, 36, 18, 22,_________
A. 20 B. 12 C. 11 D. 24 E. None of these

7. a – c – d – , b – a – c –
A. abbab B. bdacbd C. dbcabd D. abccd E. None of these

8. a – ab – – , a a – – b b
A. abbab B. ababa C. abbba D. bbaba E. None of these

9. nc – d, d – – n, n – d – , d – nn
A. dcnccd B. dcncdc C. dcndcc D. ddcnad E. None of these

10. V – – Y – , V – X – Z, – WXYZ
A. WXZWYN B. WXYZWWV C. WZXWYU
D. WYXVW E. None of these

16. In the series BFJN ___ which letter comes next?

A. R B. Q C. S D. T E. None of these

17. If KPM represents LON, then RTNJM represents _________
A. STPON B. SSOIN C. SSIKN D. SUKIN E. None of these

18. In a row of girls A is 11th from one end and 7th from the other end. How many girls are there in the row?
A. 18 B. 17 C. 16 D. 15 E. None of these

19. If sea is to lake, palace is to________
A. King B. House C. River D. Pond E. None of these

20. Gram is to weight as meter is to_____
A. Inch B. Cloth C. Measurement D. Distance E. None of these

21. Sun is to Night as fish is to ______
A. Lake B. Sea C. Land D. Water E. None of these

A,B,C,D,E,F, and G are means given to 2 schools, 3 colleges and 2 offices. Of these B,G and D are not colleges; E and F are no schools; B,F and G are not offices; C is a college

22. Which are the schools?
A. A and D B. B and D C. B and G D. A and G E. None of these

23. Which are the colleges?
A. A,C and E B. C,E and F C. A,C and F D. B,F and G E. None of these

24. Which are the offices?
A. D and E B. C and D C. D and G D. A and B E. None of these

Questions 25 : Choose the correct answer
25. Six men working 8 hours per day earn Rs 720 per week. Eight men working 6 hours a day will earn Rs_______ per week

A. 540 B. 720 C. 960 D. 740 E. None of these

26. If PRAYG is coded for 654342, what could 5424 stand for ?
A. YAGA B. MAYA C. GAYA D. RAGA

27. If ABCD is coded for 1234, what would GHIF stand for ?
A. 5678 B. 7869 C. 7896 D. 6789

28. A for 2, B for 4, and E for 10; then C x D is for?
A. 42 B. 38 C. 48 D. 14

29. If a MAT is coded for789, what would CAT stand for?
A. 893 B. 689 C. 987 D. 895

30. If COT is coded for 567, what would TOP stand for?
A. 685 B. 689 C. 987 D. 895

31. WORLD is coded for 57689, what would 8769 stand for?

A. DOLL B. WOOL C. DOOR D. LORD

32. BREAD stands for 56789; SWEET stands for 23774; then, what would 98472 stand for?
A. WHEAT B. TEETH C. METER D. DATES

33. ELEVEN is for 121314; PHANTOM is for 5674890; then, , what would stand for ELEPHANT?
A. 11567824 B. 16546475 C. 12156748 D. 12517648

34. 123 for APE; 412 for LAP; make something sweet from 12243
A. PEAR B. REAP C. APPLE D. PEEL

35. Arrange the following words in the order they appear in a dictionary

Proclamation Procrastination

Proletarian Pronunciation

36. The word TRUE is written in a code WUXH. Write down the word ADOPT in the same code

37. Complete the following:
2, 7; 3, 11; 4,__ 5, __

38. Find the value of :

15 11 __ 5 7 12 12

39. Rearrange the following letters to make the name of a great writer