How to Solve Reasoning ability
In each of the following question, there is a certain relation between two given words on one side of : : and one word is given an another side of: : while another word is to be found from the given alternatives, having the same relation with this word as the words of the given pair the item is each pair gently go together.
Trick: Choosing A Similar Word
The Trick to solve the reasoning ability us to Choose the best alternative.
lets see some examples, that will help us understand better:-
Ques- Perch : Freshwater : : ? Saltwater
Ans- Cod, A perch is a freshwater fish. Similarly, a code is a saltwater fish.
Ques2- Mother : Child : Cloud : ?
Ans- Rain, First gives birth to the second.
Ques3- Growth : Death : Increase : ?
Ans- Cease, second puts an end to the activity denoted by the first.
Ques4- Oxygen : burn : : carbon dioxide : ?
Ans- Extinguish, oxygen supports burning while carbon dioxide extinguishes fire.
Ques5- Pigeon : Peace : White flag : ?
Ans- Surrender, pigeon is a symbol of peace and white flag is a symbol of surrender.
Ques6- Enough : Excess : : Sufficiency : ?
Ans- Surplus, ‘enough’ indicates sufficiency and ‘excess’ indicates surplus.
Ques7- Mathematics : Logic : : Science : ?
Ans- Facts, second donates the principle on which the first is based.
Ques8- Dark : Fear : : Honesty : ?
Ans- Trust, First leads the second.
Ques9- Shark : Fish : : Lavender : ?
Ans- Shrub, is a fish and lavender is a Shrub.
Ques10- Butter : Milk : : Book : ?
Ans- Paper, second is used to prepare the first.
Ques11- Car : Petrol : : Television : ?
Ans- Electricity, first need the second to work.
Ques12- Pig : Farrow : : Dog : ?
Ans- Puppy, second is the young one of the first.
Ques13- Receptionist : Office : : Hostess : ?
Ans- Aircraft, first attend the clients in the second.
Ques14- Dum Dum : Kolkata : : Palam : ?
Ans- Delhi, Dumdum is an airport in Kolkata and Palam is an airport in Delhi.
Ques15- USA : Congress : : Iran : ?
Ans- Majlis, the parliament of USA is called Congress and that of Iran is called Majlis.
Ques16- Karnataka : Gold : : Madhya Pradesh: ?
Ans- Diamond, Gold is mined in Karnataka. Likewise, Diamonds are mined in Madhya Pradesh.
Ques17 Carbon : Diamond : : Corundum : ?
Ans- Ruby, Second is the form of First.
Ques18- Novelty : Oldness : : Newness : ?
Ans- Antiquity, the words in each pair are antonyms of each other.
Ques19- Entrepreneur : Profit : : Scholar : ?
Ans- knowledge, first strives to acquire the second.
Ques20: Jungle : Zoo : : Sea : ?
Ans- Aquarium, the organism living in a Jungle are artificially reared in a zoo. Similarly, the organisms living in the sea are artificially reared in an aquarium.