20+ Questions of Logical Problems Reasoning

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Questions of Logical Problems: Logical reasoning plays an important role in multiple competitive exams. If you have the skill to master the solutions for logical reasoning for Competitive Exams, you will be able to secure a big chunk of marks for you. In this blog, we will learn some tips to master the solution to this kind of question. Along with that, we will also add some questions that will help you kick-start your practice session today.

How to Master Questions of Logical Problems Reasoning

Here are a few tips, that you should keep in mind before attempting this kind of question.

  • Read the question carefully 2-3 times and pay attention to each and every detail given.
  • If you are finding it hard to understand the question in one go, break it down into small parts and then handle it.
  • Drawing a diagram for specific types of questions is highly recommended.
  • Practicing multiple logical reasoning questions daily is the key to success.
  • If you are not sure about the right answer, start eliminating the wrong options.

Keep these tips in mind to get an added advantage while handling any type of logical reasoning question.

Also Read: Reasoning Questions: Types, Sample Ques, Worksheet

20+ Questions of Logical Problems Reasoning

Q1. Look at this series: 12, 11, 13, 12, 14, 13, … What number should come next?

A. 10
B. 16
C. 13
D. 15
Answer: Option D

Q2. An Informal Gathering occurs when a group of people get together in a casual, relaxed manner. Which situation below is the best example of an Informal Gathering?

A. A debating club meets on the first Sunday morning of every month.
B. After finding out about his salary raise, Jay and a few colleagues go out for a quick dinner after work.
C. Meena sends out 10 invitations for a bachelorette party she is giving for her elder sister.
D. Whenever she eats at a Chinese restaurant, Roop seems to run into Dibya.
Answer: B.

Q3. Posthumous Award occurs when an award is given to someone, after their death. Choose one situation below as the best example of Posthumous Award.

A. Late yesteryear actress Sridevi was awarded with a Lifetime Achievement Award posthumously in Filmfare 2019.
B. Chitra never thought she’d live to receive a third booker prize for her novel.
C. Emanuel has been honored with a prestigious literary award for his writing career and his daughter accepted the award on behalf of her deceased father.
D. Meenal’s publisher canceled her book contract after she failed to deliver the manuscript on time.
Answer: A and C

Q4. Alert villagers nabbed a group of bandits armed with murderous weapons. Courses of action:

I. The villagers should be provided sophisticated weapons.
II. The villagers should be rewarded for their courage and unity.
A. If only I follows
B. If only II follows
C. If either I or II follows
D. If neither I nor II follows
E. If both I and II follow
Answer: B

Q5. If a legislature decides to fund agricultural subsidy programs, national radio, and a small business loan program, what 2 other programs can they fund?

A. harbor improvements and school music program
B. harbor improvements and international airport
C. hurricane preparedness and international airport
D. hurricane preparedness and school music program
E. harbor improvements and hurricane preparedness
Answer: B

Q 6: What day of the week was it on 15th August 1947, when India gained independence?

A. Monday
B. Tuesday
C. Wednesday
D. Thursday
Answer: C

Q 7: If the students regularly practice yoga, what is the likely effect on their concentration levels?

A. Decrease in concentration
B. No effect on concentration
C. Improved concentration
D. Negative impact on concentration
Answer: C

Q 8: Which one of the following words does not belong to the same group as the others?

A. Apple
B. Banana
C. Orange
D. Mango
E. Grapes
Answer: A

Q 9: At 6:15 PM, what will be the acute angle between the hour and minute hands of the clock?

A. 45 degrees
B. 90 degrees
C. 97.5 degrees
D. 105 degrees
Answer: C

Q 10:  Statement: If it rains, the cricket match will be canceled.
Which of the following conclusions can be drawn from the above statement?

A. It is raining now.
B. The cricket match is not canceled.
C. If the cricket match is not canceled, then it is not raining.
D. If it is not raining, the cricket match will still be canceled.
Answer: C

Q 11: Which number should come next in the series, 48, 24, 12, ……?

A. 8
B. 6
C. 4
D. 2
Answer: B

Q 12: RQP, ONM, _, IHG, FED, find the missing letters.

Answer: C


A. Pen: Paper
B. Engine: Car
C. Cat: Dog
D. Ball: Game
Answer: B

Q 14: Pointing to a photograph, a man said, “I have no brother, and that man’s father is my father’s son.” Whose photograph was it?

A. His son
B. His own
C. His father
D. His nephew
Answer: A

Q 15: Peter is in the East of Tom and Tom is in the North of John. Mike is in the South of John then in which direction of Peter is Mike?

A. South-East
B. South-West
C. South
D. North-East
Answer: B

Q 16: According to a schedule, the restaurant’s floors are polished on either…

A. Tuesday or Wednesday
B. Tuesday or Thursday
C. Wednesday or Thursday
D. Thursday or Friday
E. Thursday or Saturday
Answer: C

Q 17:  Statement: Medicine ‘P’ is a drug which is causing ripples in the medical field.
Assumptions: I. No other drug is causing ripples in the medical field.
II. Medicine ‘P’ is a great drug.

A. If only assumption I is implicit.
B. If only assumption II is implicit.
C. if either I or II is implicit.
D. if neither I or II is implicit.
E. if both I and II are implicit.
Answer: D

Q 18: Safe : Secure :: Protect :

A. Lock
B. Guard
C. Sure
D. Conserve
A. Lock
B. Guard
C. Sure
D. Conserve
Answer: B

Q 19. Melt : Liquid :: Freeze :

A. Ice
B. Solid
C. Condense
D. Push
Answer: B

Q 20. Parts : Strap :: Wolf :

A. Flow
B. Animal
C. Wood
D. Fox
Answer: A

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