Reasoning Questions 23rd February 2019

Reasoning Questions 23rd February 2019

February 23, 2019 0 By Anonymous

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Q.A.Direction(1-5): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions

Eight friends A, B, C, D, P, Q, R and S are sitting in two circles in such a manner that each member of the inner circle sits exactly opposite the member of the outer circle. The members sitting in the outer circle are P, Q, R and S and all of them are facing towards the centre while the members of the inner circle are A, B, C and D and they are facing away from the centre. Each of them likes a different color, viz Red, Yellow, Blue, Green, White, Black, Orange and Purple, but not necessarily in the same order. D likes neither Yellow nor White and faces R, who likes neither Black nor Purple. The person who likes Orange faces the person who likes Red. A, who likes Green, faces the immediate neighbor of the person who likes Blue. R sits second to the left of S. The person who like White and Red are in separate circles. The person who likes Black sits on the immediate left of S. Q, who does not like Blue, does not face A. The persons who like Black and Purple are immediate neighbors, and one of them faces B, who likes Yellow. The persons who like Orange and Green sit in the same circle but they are not immediate neighbors.

1. Which colour does R likes? 

(a) Red
(b) White
(c) Orange
(d) Purple
(e) Yellow

2. Who sits opposite to C? 
(a) P
(b) S
(c) Q
(d) R
(e) Can not be determine

3. Who likes orange colour? 
(a) The one who sits next to R
(b) The one who sits next to S
(c) The one who sits next to A
(d) The one who sits next to C
(e) The one who sits next to Q

4. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence they form a group. Which one of the following does not belong to that group? 
(a) Red
(b) White
(c) Blue
(d) Bleck
(e) Purple

5. Which of the following colour is like by Q? 
(a) Yellow
(b) Red
(c) Purple
(d) Blue
(e) Black





Q:B>(6-8) Study the following information carefully to answer the given question:

P, Q, R, S, T, U and V live on seven different floors of a building but not necessarily in the same order. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered one, the one above that is numbered two and so on till the topmost floor is numbered seven. Each one of them also likes different games namely. Snooker, Badminton, Chess, Ludo, Cricket, Hockey and Polo (but not necessarily in the same order.)
Only three people live between Q and T. Q lives on one of the floors above T. T does not live on the lowermost floor. Only one person lives between Q and the one who like Chess. The one who likes Polo lives on one of the even numbered floors above the one who like Chess.
Only two people live between V and the one who likes Chess. The one who likes Snooker lives immediately above V. P lives immediately above U. P does not like Chess.
The one who likes Ludo lives on one of the odd numbered floors below U. V does not like Ludo. S lives on one of the Floors above R. Only one person lives between the one who likes Cricket and the one who likes Hockey. S does not like Cricket. V does not like Badminton.

6. Who amongst the following lives on the floor numbered 4? 
(a) The one who likes Hockey
(b) The one who likes Chess
(c) P
(d) U
(e) Q7. Which of the following statements is true with respect to the given arrangement? 
(a) Only two people live between T and V
(b) The one who likes Hockey lives immediately above T
(c) R likes Chess
(d) R lives on an even numbered floor
(e) None of the given options is true8. If all the people are made to sit in alphabetical order from top to bottom, the positions of how many people will remain unchanged?
(a) None
(b) Three
(c) Two
(d) One
(e) Four





Q.C.:Directions (9-10): In making decisions about important questions, it is desirable to distinguish between ‘strong’ argument and weak argument. A strong argument must be ‘both’ important and directly relate to the question. A weak argument may not be related to the trivial aspect of the question. Each question below is followed by three arguments, numbered I, II and III. You have to decide which of the arguments is ‘strong’ and which is ‘weak’.

9. Statement: Should India immediately stop digging coal form its mines?
Arguments:
I. Yes, the present stock of coal will not last long if we continue mining at the present rate.
II. No, we do not have alternate energy source of sufficient quantity.
III. No, this will put millions of people at a disadvantage and their lives will get adversely affected and also the industry.
(a) Only I and II are strong
(b) Only II and III are strong
(c) Only I and III are strong
(d) All are strong
(e) None is strong

10. Statement: Should woman be given equal opportunity in the matter of employment in every felid?
Arguments:
I. Yes, they are equally capable.
II. No, they have to shoulder household responsibilities.
III. Yes, they should also go into the outside world.
(a) Only I is strong
(b) I and II strong
(c) II and III are strong
(d) I and III are strong
(e) All are strong

 


ANSWERS:

A: Solution

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

B:Solution 

  1. A
  2. B
  3. C

C.Solution

  1. B
    Stock of coal is limited, then it does not mean that its production should be stopped. So, argument I is not strong. Arguments II are III are strong, because alternate energy source are available in limited quantity and a large number of people are dependent on coal, so they will be affected.
  2. D
    Arguments I and III are strong because women are equally capable as men and they should also get into the outside world for self development and self dependent. Argument II is not strong because they should not be confined to only household responsibilities.

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