AMCAT Logical questions (previously asked sample questions)

AMCAT Logical questions with solutions are given here (these are sample questions were formed based on the experience shared by students who have given the actual test). These sample AMCAT logical questions will give you a rough idea about the kind of questions asked in previous AMCAT exams. AMCAT logical questions syllabus is given below. Practice the questions given in this AMCAT logical questions article and it will help you familiarize with the types of questions asked in AMCAT exam.

Amcat Logical Questions Syllabus

Deductive ReasoningCoding deductive logic
Data sufficiency, Directional sense, Logical word sequence
Objective reasoning
Selection decision tables
Inductive ReasoningCoding pattern and Number series pattern recognition
Analogy and Classification pattern recognition
Abductive ReasoningLogical word sequence
Data sufficiency

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AMCAT Logical questions

1) If BLACK is coded as DNCEM, then ORANGE is coded as:
A) QTCPIG        B) PSCOHF        C) PSBOHF        D) QTCOIG
Solution: Option A
2) If FEATURES is written as GCDPZLLK in a code, what will be the fourth letter from the left, if ADVANTAGE is written in that code?
A) E   B) F  C) W  D) X
Solution: Option C
3) Choose the answer option that arranges the given set of words in the “most” meaningful order. The words when put in order should make logical sense according to size, quality, quantity, occurrence of events, value, appearance, nature, process etc.
1. Community      2. Locality       3. Family       4. Country        5. Person
A) 4,1,2,3,5       B) 4,2,1,3,5       C) 5,3,2,1,4       D) 5,3,4,2,1
Solution: Option C
1. Cotton          2. Plant              3. Cloth              4. Yarn               5. Shirt
A) 2,1,4,5,3       B) 2,4,1,3,5       C) 2,1,4,3,5       D) 2,4,3,1,5
Solution: Option C
1. Poverty      2. Population      3. Death      4. Unemployment       5. Disease
A) 2, 3, 4, 5, 1   B) 3, 4, 2, 5, 1       C) 2, 4, 1, 5, 3       D) 1, 2, 3, 4, 5
Solution: Option C
4) Find the odd man out
(a) FHKO  (b) CEHL  (c) ZBEJ  (d) XZCG
Solution: Option C
5) A man pointing to that lady said she is the mother of the husband of my mother. How is the lady related to that man?
A) Grand Mother
B) Mother
C) Aunt
D) Sister
Solution: Option A
6) Amrith told to Anand in front of a Photo that “He is the son of my father’s son”. Find who is in the picture if
Amrith have no brothers and sisters.
A) Amrith himself   B) Amrith’s Uncle   C) Amrith’s Father    D) Amrith’s son
Solution: Option D
7) Pointing to a boy in the photograph, a girl said, “he is the son of the daughter-in-law of my mother’s mother”. How is girl related to the boy?
A) son
B) brother
C) nephew
D) cousin
Solution: Option D

8) A man said “this girl is the wife of the grandson of my mother”. How is the man related to the girl? Consider that the man has no siblings

A)  Grandmother       B) Father      C) Father-in-law        D) Husband
Solution: Option C
9) From a point Shailu starts walking towards North and after walking 20 meters, she turns to the right and walks 10 meters, then she turns to right again and walks 20m. Then she turns to her left and walks 10 m and finally turns to the left and walks 20m in which direction is she with reference to the starting point?
A) North
B) South
C) North-East
D) East
Solution: Option C

10) A group of people has six family members and an advocate. These are L, M, N, O, P, Q and R and having different professions. Each one of them is a journalist, businessman, architect, doctor and pilot but not necessarily in this order. There are three males and three females in the family out of which there are two married couples. M is a businessman and is the father of P. Q is a doctor and grandfather of P who is a male. N is a housewife and is daughter-in-law of O. L is neither a pilot nor a journalist. R is an advocate. N is not the mother of P and M is married but not to O. No lady is a journalist.

A)  Which of the following groups represents the three ladies in the group?
a) N, P, L
b) P, L, N
c) L, N, O
d) O, P, L
Solution: Option c

B) Who is married to Q?
a) N
(b) O
(c) L
(d) Can’t be determined
Solution: Option b
C) Who among the following family members is an architect?
a) L
b) O
c) P
d) Can’t be determined
e) None of these
Solution: Option A
D) Which of the following is the profession of P?
a) Architect
b) Pilot
c) Architect or pilot
d) Journalist
e) None of these
Solution: Option d
E) How is Q related to O?
a) Father
b) Mother
c) Mother-in- law
d) Son – in – law
e) None of these
Solution: Option e
11) Read the below statements and answer the questions
1) Five men P, Q, R, S and T read a newspaper
2) The one who reads first gives it to R
3) The one who reads last has taken it from P
4) T was not the first or last to read
5) There were two readers between Q and P
A) Who did Q pass the newspaper to?
a) R      b) T         c) P        d) S
Solution: Option a
B) Who read newspaperaper last?
a) Q       b) S         c) Cannot be mentioned      d)  None of the above
Solution: Option b
C) Who read the news paper before S?
a) Q       b) R        c) T         d) P
Solution: Option d
D) Who read the newspaper first?
a) S        b) Q        c) Data inadequate        d) None of the above
Solution: Option b

12) Read the below statements and answer the questions

(i) There are two lecturers, two singers, one doctor and one engineer in a group of six people – A, B, C, D, E  and F.
(ii) The doctor C is married to A who is a lecturer.
(iii) The engineer is married to B who is of the same profession as that of E.
(iv) C, A, B, and F are married couples and nobody in the group has the same profession.
(v) E is F’s brother.

A) Which of the following is a pair of singers?
a) A and D        b) B and E            c) E and F             d) A and F
Solution: Option b
B) How is E related to B?
a) Brother           b) Uncle               c) Father              d) None of these
Solution: Option D
C) Which of the following pair is a couple?
a) A and B          b) B and F           c) A and F            d) B and C
Solution: Option b
D) Which of the following is a pair of lecturers?
a) A and B           b) A and F            c) A and D          d) A and E
Solution: Option c