Logical and analytical reasoning

Reasoning tips and tricks 

Finding the odd one out

Step 1 : Look out for common things

Step 2 : Find a pattern in the similarities

Step 3 : Which one is different and why ? Cross out the similar ones.

Step 4 : Mark the answer .

Example :

oddone2

 What comes next

Step 1 : Look at the changes / similarities between each diagram

Step 2 : Look for a pattern in the changes

Step 3 : Do the different changes one at a time.

Step 4 : Look out for the right option

Example :

what-comes-next-example

 

 

 

 

 

Similar objects

Step 1 : Cross out the images that are obviously different

Step 2 : Choose the shape in the remaining options

Step 3 : Compare with the position/order of the remaining options

Step 4 : Select the correct option

Example :

Which object is exactly the same ?

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Analogy/Matching pair

Step 1 : Look carefully at the first pair of shapes. How would you describe them ?

Step 2 : How are the two shapes connected ?

Step 3 : Match the second pair in the same way as in step 2.

Step 4 : Select the right option

Example :

analogyexm

 

Worksheets

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analogyws1

analogyws2

analogyws3

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