Reasoning Questions (Puzzles) – 26th December 2018

December 26, 2018

Reasoning Questions – 26th December 2018

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Q.A.Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Eight People – N, O,L, M,  P, Q, R and S live in eight different floors of 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 eight. Each one of them also owns a different brand of bikes, namely TVS, Yamaha, Royal Enfield, Hero, Honda, Bajaj, Harley-Davidson and KTM (but not necessarily in the same order). Each one has different Lucky Numbers starting from 1 to 9.

Lucky number of the person who owns Harley Davidson is same as the floor number of the person who owns Bajaj while the lucky number of the person who owns Bajaj is same as the floor number of the person who owns Harley Davidson. Only one person lives between M and the one who owns Royal Enfield. The person who lives in the topmost floor has the highest lucky number. The one who owns Harley-Davidson lives immediately above R, R owns neither Bajaj nor Hero. P does not own Harley Davidson. Only three people live between R and L. The one who owns KTM lives immediately above the one who owns Honda, but not on the topmost floor. The floor number and the Lucky number are same for the persons who own Royal Enfield and KTM. Only one person lives between Q and the one who owns TVS. The number of people leaving above Q is same as the number of people living between Q and O. Only one person lives between the one who owns KTM and S. Lucky number of the person who owns TVS is less than three. Only two people live between N and the one who owns Hero. Lucky number of the the persons who live in the top most floor and ground floor is square number. Q lives an odd numbered floor above the floor numbered four. Only three people live between O and the one who owns Bajaj. N lives an one of the odd numbered floors above the one who owns Bajaj. The persons who live in the floors numbered 4, 6 and 8 have the lucky numbers in multiples of 3.

1. Which of the following Statements is true with respect to the given information?
A. R lives immediately above the one who owns Bajaj
B. P lives immediately above N
C. Only three people live between Q and the one who owns KTM.
D. O owns Royal Enfield bike.
E. All the given statements are true.

2. Who amongst the following lives exactly between S and the one whose lucky number is four?
A. M, N
B. R, O
C. Q, R
D. L, M
E. P, L

3. Which of the following bikes does P own?
A. KTM
B. Honda
C. TVS
D. Royal Enfield
E. Harley Davidson

4. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which
one of the following does not belong to the group?
A. R – Yamaha
B. N – Bajaj
C. Q – Royal Enfield
D. S – KTM
E. O – TVS

5. Which of the following is the lucky number of N?
A. Four
B. Three
C. Seven
D. Five
E. None

Q:B>(6-10) Study the following information carefully to answer the given question:

Five different music companies — TIPS, HMV, T-Series, Venus and Sony — have been granted the right of recording the music of five different films — Fiza, Jungle, Dhadkan, Champion and Mission Kashmir — under noted music directors Nadeem-Shravan, Jatin-Lalit, Ismail Durbar, Anu Malik and AR Rehman, but not necessity in the same order. Anu Malik does not work with the company TIPS or Venus. Ismail Durbar has directed the music for Dhadkan but not for T-series. The music of the film Fiza has been recorded on Venus casette but not by AR Rehman. Nadeem-Shravan has directed music neither for the film Champion nor for Mission Kashmir but works for the company HMV.

6. Who is the music director of the film Jungle?
3) Anu Malik
4) AR Rehman
5) None of these
7. Which film’s music has been directed by Jatin-Lalit?
1) Fiza
2) Champion
3) Mission Kashmir
5) None of these
8. Which of the following combinations is definitely true?
1) Ismail Durbar – Dhadkan – TIPS
2) AR Rehman – Mission Kashmir – T-Series
3) Jatin-Lalit – Fiza – Venus
4) Nadeem-Shravan – Champion – HMV
5) None of these
9. AR Rehman has directed the music for which company?
1) T-Series
2) Venus
3) TIPS
5) None of these
10. Which music director has worked for Venus?
1) Anu Malik
2) AR Rehman
3) Ismail Darbar
5) None of these

Q.C. Directions (11-13):

11. If it is possible to make a meaningful word from the 4th, 5th, 7th, 10th and 11th letters of the word GENERALIATION using each letter only once, the third letter of the word would be your answer. If more than one such word can be formed, your answer would be S and if no such word can be formed, your answer is M.
1) M
2) S
3) T
4) E
5) None of these
12. In the following number series how many 2’s are there which are immediately preceded by a pair of numbers whose product is less than the product of the pair of numbers immediately following 2?
7 6 2 5 8 2 4 9 2 2 152 3 7 2 4 5 2 8 2 4 9 7 2 5 3 2 4 3 2 5 4
1) 4
2) 5
3) 3
4) 2
5) None of these
13.In a certain code language the word INTERNAL is written as KPVGPLYJ. How will the word LIFEBELT be written in that language?
1) NKHCZCJR
2) JKHGZCJR
3) NKHCZCJR
4) NKHGZCJR
5) None of these

A.Solution

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

B:Solution

(6-10):
Anu Malik (AM) — TIPS, Venus (×)
It means AM — HMV/T-Series/Sony ….(i)
Ismail Durbar (ID) — Dhadkan — T-Series (×) …(ii)
AR Rehman (AR)(×) — Fiza — Venus ….(iii)
NS — Champion, M Kashmir (×) — HMV … (iv)
It is clear from (ii), (iii) and (iv) that ID does not work for Venus and HMV also.
Hence, ID — Dhadkan — TIPS/Sony
From (iv) and using (ii) and (iii), it is clear that NS — Jungle — HMV
Now, from (i), (iii) and the above confirmed results, it is clear that
Jatin-Lalit — Fiza — Venus
No more definite result can be determined. Hence the remaining combinations can be written as:
AM — Champion/M Kashmir — Sony/T-Series
AR — M Kashmir/Champion — TIPS/Sony/T-Series
6. 2
7. 1
8. 3
9. 4
10. 5; Jatin-Lalit

C.Solution

1. 2
LATER, ALTER
2. 3
7 6 2 5 8 2 4 9 2 2 1 5 2 3 7 2 4 5 2 8 2 4 9 7 2 5 3 2 4 3 2 5 4
3. 4; All the letters of the first half of the word are coded as two positions forward and those of the second half are coded as
two positions backward as in English alphabet.