Reasoning Questions (Puzzles) – 15th October 2018

Reasoning Questions (Puzzles) – 15th October 2018

October 15, 2018 0 By Anonymous

Reasoning Questions – 15th October 2018

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Q.A.Directions (Q1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below(seating Arrangement)

Eight persons Bharat, Bala, Bindu, Bipin, Balbir, Bhavani, Baskar and Bhagya are sitting around a circular table facing away from the centre. Each of them has a different rank in the test, viz 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th and 8th but not necessarily in the same order.

  • Bharat and Binduwhose rank is 3rd, can never sit together. There are two persons between the persons whose ranks are 7th and 5th. The person whose rank is 5th sits second to the right of Bhavani.
  • Bhagya does not rank 2nd or 1st and she is also immediate neighbour of the one whose rank is 5th. The person whose rank is 1st cannot sit with the person whose rank is 4th.
  • There are two persons sitting between Bindu and the person whose rank is 6th. Bala and Balbir are immediate neighbours of each other.
  • The person whose rank is 1st sits on the immediate left of the person whose rank is 8th. Bharat is second to the right of the person whose rank is 7th.
  • Bipin’s rank is neither 6th nor 7th. Balbir and Baskar are not immediate neighbours. Baskar, who does not rank 5th, sits on the immediate right of Bhagya. There is only one person sitting between those two persons whose ranks are 8th and 6th.
  • There is only one person sitting between Baskar and the person whose rank is 6th and the person can never be Bhavani.

 




  1. Which of the following pairs of persons and ranks is definitely true?
    1.Bindu – 8th
    2.Bipin– 1st
    3.Baskar – 2nd
    4.Bala – 4th
    5.All are false

  2. How many persons are sitting between Balbir and Bala when counted in anticlockwise direction from Bala?
    1.None
    2.Two
    3.Three
    4.Five
    5.Six

  3. Which of the following is the position of Bhavani with respect to the person whose rank is 4th?
    1.Second to the left
    2.Third to the right
    3.Third to the left
    4.Fourth to the right
    5.Can’t be determined

  4. If Bharat interchanges his place with the person whose rank is 2nd, then which of the following is the position of the person whose rank is 3rd with respect to the person whose rank is 6th?
    1.Second to the left
    2.Second to the right
    3.Third to the right
    4.Third to the left
    5.None of these

  5. If Bharat is related to Binduand Baskaris related to Balbir in the same way Bhagya is related to?
    1.Bhavani
    2.Bala
    3.Bipin
    4.Baskar
    5.None of these



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Directions (6-10):Study the following information and answer the given questions:
Seven students namely viz A, B, C, D, E, F and G of seven different colleges have seminar on seven different days, namely viz Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the same week but necessarily in the same order. Each student stays in a hostel in different floor. The lower most floor of the building is numbered 1, the one above that is numbered 2 and so on till the topmost floor is numbered 7.Each one of them likes different Games i.e Temple Run, Fruit Ninja, Clash of clans, Pokemon Go, Candy crush, Angry Bird and Crossy Road.(But not necessarily in the same order).
The one who likes Angry Bird lives immediately below the one who likes Candy crush. A does not like Fruit Ninja. G stayed in the second floor and has a seminar on Wednesday. The one who stayed in the first floor has a seminar on Saturday. The person who likes Temple Run lives on the floor above the floor numbered 4. More than four persons live between the person who likes Temple Run and the one Who likes Crossy Road. B has a seminar immediately before E. B does not have seminar on any of the days after G. The one who stayed in the seventh floor does not have a seminar on any of the days on or before Friday. The one who stayed in the third floor has a seminar immediately after C. E does not stay in the fifth floor. More than two persons live between the one who likes Candy crush and the one who likes Pokemon Go. The one who stays in sixth floor does not have a seminar immediately before or after G. F does not have any seminar on Sunday and does not live in third floor. D does not have seminar on any one of the days before A.




  1. F stays in which of the following floor?
    A. 1
    B. 2
    C. 3
    D. 4
    E. None of these.

  2. Who among the following likes Fruit Ninja?
    A. A
    B. C
    C. B
    D. F
    E. E

  3. Four among the following form a group in a certain way. Which of the following does not belong to Group ?
    A. D – Monday
    B. C – Tuesday
    C. A – Wednesday
    D. G – Saturday
    E. E – Sunday

  4. Which of the following is correctly matched?
    A. D – Monday – Temple Run
    B. C – Tuesday – Candy crush
    C. A – Friday – Clash of clans
    D. G – Saturday – Fruit Ninja
    E. E – Sunday – Pokémon Go

  5. Who among the following have seminar on Monday?
    A. A
    B. C
    C. B
    D. D
    E. E




Q.C.Directions (Q.11-15): Each of the questions below consists of a question and three statements numbered I, 2 and 3 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 2 are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement 3 are not required to answer the question.

(b)If the data in statement I and 3 are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement 2 are not required to answer the question.

(c)If the data in statement 2 and 3 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 2 alone or statement 3 alone are sufficient to answer the question.

(e)If the data in all the statements I, 2 and 3 together are necessary to answer the question.

11.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 6). Who lives on the topmost floor?

  1. There is only one floor between the floors on which R and Q live. P lives on an even numbered floor.
  2. T does not live on an even numbered floor. Q lives on an even numbered floor. Q does not live on the topmost floor.
  3. 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.

12.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?

  1. E is placed fourth to the right of A. S is not placed immediately next to either A or E.
  2. R is placed immediately next (either left or right) to E. W is placed immediately next (either left or right) to S.
  3. 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.

13.Point D is in which direction with respect to Point B?

  1. 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.
  2. Point G is to the south of Point D. Point G is 4m from Point B. Point D is 9m from Point B.
  3. 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.

14.How is ‘one’ coded in the code language?

  1.  one of its kind’ is coded as ‘zo pi ko fe’ and ‘in kind and cash’ is coded as ‘ga to ru ko’.
  2. ‘its point for origin’ is coded as ‘ba le fe mi’ and ‘make a point clear’ is coded as ‘yu si mi de’.
  3. ‘make money and cash’ is coded as ‘to mi ru hy’ and ‘money of various kind’ is coded as ‘qu ko zo hy’.

15.Are all the four friends viz. A, B, C and D who are sitting around a circular table, facing the centre?

  1. B sits second to right of D. D faces the centre. C sits to immediate right of both B and D.
  2. A sits to immediate left of B. C is not an immediate neighbour of A. C sits to immediate right of D.
  3.  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.




ANSWERS:

A:Solution

  1. 3
  2. 5
  3. 3
  4. 3
  5. 2

B:Solution 

  1. A
  2. E
  3. E
  4. C
  5. C
    Floor Person Day Games
    7 D Sunday Temple Run
    6 B Monday Candy crush
    5 C Thursday Angry Bird
    4 E Tuesday Fruit Ninja
    3 A Friday Clash of clans
    2 G Wednesday Pokémon Go
    1 F Saturday Crossy Road

C.Solution

  1. E
  2. A
  3. B
  4. E
  5. C

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