# Abstract Reasoning Questions and Answers

Abstract reasoning tests assess your ability to identify the relationships between a series of shapes, patterns or images. The test is a good indicator of strategic thinking, how quickly you pick up new concepts and how well you cope under pressure. Practise with our Abstract Resoning test questions to help you know what to expect, improve your speed and confidence and be really prepared for the actual test.

11.

Group the given figures into three classes using each figure only once.

A.

1,3,6 ; 4,5,8 ; 2,7,9

B.

2,3,9 ; 4,5,8 ; 1,6,7

C.

1,6,8 ; 3,7,9 ; 2,4,5

D.

3,8,9 ; 1,2,7 ; 4,5,6

Correct answer is C

1, 6, 8 are figures composed of straight as well as curved lines.

3, 7, 9 are closed figures shaded by oblique line segments.

2, 4, 5 are figures composed of straight lines only.

12.

Group the given figures into three classes using each figure only once.

A.

1,5,8 ; 3,4,7 ; 2,6,9

B.

1,3,6 ; 4,5,9 ; 2,7,8

C.

1,3,6 ; 2,5,7 ; 4,8,9

D.

6,7,8 ; 1,3,7 ; 2,4,9

Correct answer is C

1, 3, 6 contain one complete circle each.

2, 5, 7 contain a semi-circle each.

4, 8, 9 contain a triangle each.

13.

Group the given figures into three classes using each figure only once.

A.

3,4,9 ; 5,7,8 ; 1,2,6

B.

1,5,6 ; 2,4,8 ; 3,7,9

C.

4,6,8 ; 3,5,7 ; 1,2,9

D.

1,2,7 ; 3,5,9 ; 4,6,8

Correct answer is D

1, 2, 7 are simple geometrical figures.

3, 5, 9 have one element placed inside a different element.

4, 6, 8 have two different elements attached to each other.

14.

Group the given figures into three classes using each figure only once.

A.

1,3,5 ; 2,6,9 ; 4,7,8

B.

2,3,4 ; 5,6,8 ; 9,1,7

C.

1,3,5 ; 2,6,8 ; 4,7,9

D.

3,2,4 ; 6,5,8 ; 7,9,1

Correct answer is C

1, 3, 5 are figures having partially or completely curved boundaries.

2, 6, 8 are all triangles.

4, 7, 9 are all quadrilaterals.

15.

Group the given figures into three classes using each figure only once.

A.

2,4,7 ; 1,8,9 ; 3,5,6

B.

2,6,9 ; 1,5,7 ; 3,4,8

C.

2,6,7 ; 1,5,8 ; 3,4,9

D.

2,8,7 ; 1,5,9 ; 3,4,6

Correct answer is B

1, 5, 7 contain a rectangle with its two diagonals as the outer element and another element (similar or different) placed inside it.

2, 6, 9 contain a triangle with its three medians as the outer element and another element (similar or different) placed inside it.

3, 4, 8 contain a circle with its two mutually perpendicular diameters as the outer element and another element (similar or different) placed inside it.

##### Sub-categories

Grouping of Images