# Daily Reasoning Questions (Assertion Reasoning 14th may)

May 13, 2017

### Reasoning Questions – 14th May:

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Directions (1-5) Each of the questions below consists of a question and three statements numbered I, II and III given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read all the statements and Give answer
(a)If the data in statement I and II are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement III are not required to answer the question.
(b)If the data in statement I and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II are not required to answer the question.
(c)If the data in statement II and III are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I are not required to answer the question.
(d)If the data in either statement I alone or statement II alone or statement III alone are sufficient to answer the question.
(e)If the data in all the statements I, II and III together are necessary to answer the question.
(Question): Among six people P, Q, R, S, T and V each lives on a different floor of a six storey building having six floors numbered one to six (the ground floor is numbered 1, the floor above it, number 2 and so on and the topmost floor is numbered
1. Who lives on the topmost floor?
I. There is only one floor between the floors on which R and Q live. P lives on an even numbered floor.
II. T does not live on an even numbered floor. Q lives on an even numbered floor. Q does not live on the topmost floor.
III.S lives on an odd numbered floor. There are two floors between the floors on which S and P live. T lives on a floor immediately above R’s floor.
2.There are six letters W, A, R, S, N and E. Is ‘ANSWER’ the word formed after performing the following operations using these six letters only?
I. E is placed fourth to the right of A. S is not placed immediately next to either A or E.
II. R is placed immediately next (either left or right) to E. W is placed immediately next (either left or right) to S.
III. Both N and W are placed immediately next to S. The word does not begin with R. A is not placed immediately next to W.
3.Point D is in which direction with respect to Point B?
I. Point A is to the west of Point B. Point C is to the north of Point B. Point D is to the south of Point C.
II. Point G is to the south of Point D. Point G is 4m from Point B. Point D is 9m from Point B.
III. Point A is to the west of Point B. Point B is exactly midway between Points A and E. Point F is to the south of Point E. Point D is to the west of Point F.
4.How is ‘one’ coded in the code language?
I.  one of its kind’ is coded as ‘zo pi ko fe’ and ‘in kind and cash’ is coded as ‘ga to ru ko’.
II. ‘its point for origin’ is coded as ‘ba le fe mi’ and ‘make a point clear’ is coded as ‘yu si mi de’.
III. ‘make money and cash’ is coded as ‘to mi ru hy’ and ‘money of various kind’ is coded as ‘qu ko zo hy’.
5. Are all the four friends viz. A, B, C and D who are sitting around a circular table, facing the centre?
I. B sits second to right of D. D faces the centre. C sits to immediate right of both B and D.
II. A sits to immediate left of B. C is not an immediate neighbour of A. C sits to immediate right of D.
III. D is an immediate neighbour of both A and C. B sits to the immediate left of A. C sits to the immediate right of B.

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Directions (6-7): In each question below is given a statement followed by two assumptions numbered I and II. An assumption is something supposed or taken for granted. You have to consider the statement and the following assumptions and decide which of the assumptions is implicit in the statement.
(a) if only assumption I is implicit
(b) if only assumption II is implicit
(c) if either assumption I or II is implicit
(d) if neither assumption I nor II is implicit
(e) if both assumption I and II are implicit

Q6. Statement: Many people feel ill after consuming meal at a wedding reception and were rushed to the nearby government and private hospitals.
Assumptions:
I. The relatives of the affected people may refuse to take them to the government hospitals.
II. The nearby hospitals may be able to attend to all the affected people.
Q7. Statement: The college administration has instructed all the students to stop using cell phones within the college premises.
Assumptions:
I. The students may stop using cell phones in the college premises.
II. The students continue to use cell phones in the college premises.

Directions (8-10): In each question is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered I and II. A course of action is a step or administrative decision to be taken for improvement, follow-up or further action in regard to the problem policy etc. On the basis of the information given in the statement, you have to assume everything in the statement to be true and then decide which of the suggested courses of action logically follows for pursuing.
(a) If only course of action I follows
(b) If only course of action II follows
(c) If either course of action I or course of action II follows
(d) If neither course of action I nor course of action II follows
(e) If both course of action I and II follow
Q8. Statements: An increasing number of graduates produced by Indian universities are unemployable.
Course of action:
I. Colleges and institutes of higher learning should be given greater autonomy to decide course content.
II. World class foreign universities should be encouraged to set up campuses in India.

Q9. Statements: Heavy rains hit the state during October, just the State Assembly elections and caused heavy damage to standing crops in most parts of the state.
Course of action:
I. Elections should be postponed to give candidates the opportunity to campaign.
II. The Government should announce a relief package for those who are affected.

Q10. Statements: A huge rally was organized by the people in the localit, on a religious occasions and the police was informed accordingly.
Course of action:
I. Adequate police force should be deployed to oversee the procession of the rally.
II. Vehicles on the road should be advised a diversion to avoid traffic congestion.