# Reasoning Ability

By : Akash Mishra

Get reasoning tricks, books, study material & notes for SBI PO, SBI Clerk, IBPS SO/Clerk/RRB, & RBI Bank exam preparation. Get topic-wise reasoning ability weightage for various Bank exams.

Reasoning involves questions from verbal reasoning (logical reasoning) based on critical thinking or analytic reasoning basically, it involves one's ability to confine and identify the various components of any given statement. Only a person with higher logical reasoning ability can score more in the bank exams.

## Study Material (Reasoning Tricks/Tips/Notes)

 Topics Material Computer Aptitude Notes on Computer Data Representation Coding-Decoding Distance and Direction Test Basics of Distance & Direction Blood Relations Basics of Blood Relation Input-Output Grasp the basics of Input-Output Data Sufficiency Understand the Essence of Data Sufficiency Inequality Seating Arrangement Syllogism Puzzles Study Notes on Puzzles Logical Reasoning

## Reasoning Books for Bank Exams

 S. No. Book Author’s Name 1. Modern approach to Verbal Reasoning R.S Agarwal 2. Analytical Reasoning MK Pandey 3. A New Approach to Reasoning Verbal and Non-Verbal Arihant Publication 4. Bank PO Reasoning Chapter Wise Solved Papers 1999 - Till Date Kiran Publications

## Weightage (Section-Wise)

 Section No. of Questions Prelims Mains Inequality 5 5 Syllogism or Alphanumeric/Number Series 5 5 Coding-Decoding - 5 Puzzle/Seating Arrangement 10 15 Miscellaneous (Blood Relation, Direction, Ranking, etc) 10 15

## Weightage (Exam-Wise)

 Exams Marks Prelims Mains IBPS Exams(PO, Clerk, SO, RRB Scale I/Asst.) 35-40 40-50 SBI Exams(PO, Clerk, SO) 30 40-50 RBI Exams(Asst., Grade B) 35-60 40 Others(NICL, NIACL, BOB, NABARD, Indian bank, Nainital Bank, etc.) 30 40-50

## Computer Aptitude

Reasoning Section is also comprised of Computer Aptitude Test which is basically a scientifically validated test designed to measure your aptitude for working with computers.

It tests your ability to solve questions quickly which is important in order to score good marks. You do not need computer expertise to take this test. Try out reasoning test here.

Reasoning Ability
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