# Daily Reasoning Questions (Puzzles) – 27th December 2018

December 27, 2018

### Reasoning Questions – 27th December 2018

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

Seven people P, Q, R, S, T, U and V live on separate floors of a 7-floor building. Ground floor is numbered 1, first floor is numbered 2 and so on until the topmost floor is numbered 7. Each of them likes different singer viz. Atif, Shereya, Sunidhi, Armaan, Shruti, Neha and Rehmaan but not necessarily in the same order.
Only three people live above the floor on which P lives. Only one person lives between P and the one who listen to Neha’s song. U lives immediately below the one who listen to Shereya. The one who listen to Shereya live on an even-numbered floor. Only three people live between the one who listen to Neha and the one who listen to Sunidhi. T lives immediately above R. T does not listen to Sunidhi. Only two people live between Q and the one who listen to Shruti. The one who listen to Shruti live below the floor on which Q lives. The one who listen to Atif does not live immediately above or immediately below Q. S does not live immediately above or immediately below P. V does not listen to Armaan.

1. Which of the following is true with respect to V as per the given information?
(a) The one who lives immediately below V is listen to Shereya.
(b) V lives on floor no. 7
(c) V lives immediately below T
(d) V lives on the lowermost floor
(e) V listens to Neha.
2. Who among the following lives on floor no. 3
(a) S
(b) U
(c) R
(d) V
(e) T
3. Who lives on the floor immediately above T?
(a) P
(b) Q
(c) S
(d) V
(e) U
4. S likes which of the following singer?
(a) Shereya
(b) Neha
(c) Sunidhi
(d) Shruti
(e) Armaan
5. How many people live between the floors on which S and the one who listen to Shereya live?
(a) None
(b) Two
(c) One
(d) More than three
(e) Three

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

A group of friends having seven members A, B, C, D, E, F and G contains four men and three ladies. Each one of them has a different profession-teacher, lawyer, doctor, CA, engineer, admin and HR and each one has passed out of a different college-P, S, V, W, X, Y and Z, not necessarily in the same order. None of the ladies is a admin or a teacher. C is a doctor and she has passed out from ‘College X’. A is a ‘College Y’ pass out. B is not a CA. E is a HR and is a ‘College S’ pass out. F is a teacher and has not studied in ‘College P’. G is a admin and has studied in ‘College V’. The one, who is CA, is a ‘College Z’ pass out. The one, who is lawyer, has studied in ‘College P’. None of the ladies has studied in ‘College Y’ or ‘College S’.

6. What is the profession of D?

(a) Doctor
(b) Teacher
(c) Engineer
(d) CA
(e) None of these

7. Who among the following is a lawyer?

(a) A
(b) B
(c) E
(d) G
(e) None of these

8. Which of the following groups represents ladies in the group of friends?

(a) A, B, C
(b) E, F, G
(c) B, C, D
(d) B, E, G
(e) None of these

9. From which of the following colleges has the teacher passed out?

(a) W
(b) Y
(c) S
(d) X
(e) None of these

10. Which of the following combinations is correct?

(a) B – Doctor – Female
(b) C – W – Male
(c) A – Admin – Y
(d) D – CA – Male
(e) None of these

Q.C.:Directions (11-15): Below in each question are given two statements I and II. These statements may be either independent causes or may be effects of independent causes. One of these statements may be the effect of the other statement. Read both the statements and decide which of the following answer choices correctly depicts the relationship between these two statements.

(a) if statement I is the cause and statement II is the effect.
(b) if statement II is the cause and statement I is its effect.
(c) if both the statements I and II are independent causes.
(d) if both the statements I and II are effects of independent causes.
(e) if both the statements are effects of some common cause
11. (I) Many villages in the district are marooned as the river overflowed the banks and many people have managed to survive on the tree tops and which ever place they could find above water.
(II) The district administration has sent relief teams to the affected villages to rescue the stranded villagers and have sent supplies of food and water to the nearby villages.
12. (I) Many people left from the city for their native places during the summer months.
(II) Many tourists gathered in city during summer months.
13. (I) All the schools declared holiday on the next day of the major festival.
(II) All the colleges declared holiday on the next day of the major festival.
14. (I) The state government has decided to boost English language education in all the schools from the next academic year.
(II) The level of English language of the school students of the state is comparatively lower than that of the neighbouring states.
15. (I) The government is considering changes in the Land Acquisition Act.
(II) Several large infrastructure development projects have been stalled due to unavailability of land.

A: Solution

1. A
2. B
3. E
4. E
5. B
 PERSON FLOOR CITY S 7 Armaan Q 6 Sunidhi V 5 Rehmaan P 4 Shereya U 3 Shruti T 2 Neha R 1 Atif

B:Solution

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

C.Solution

1. A
As the river overflowed the banks and it is like a position of flood, so that district administration has sent relief teams to the affected villages. So, statement (I) is the cause and statement (II) is its effect.
2. D
It is clear from both the statements (I) and (II) that they are effects of independent causes.
3. E
Both statements (I) and (II) are effects of some common causes.
4. B
The state government has decided to implement English language education in all the schools because the level of English language of the school students is lower when compared with the neighbouring states. So, this move will help in improving the level of English language. So, statement (II) is the cause while (I) is its effect.
5. B
The government is considering changes in the Land Acquisition Act because several large infrastructure development projects have been stalled due to unavailability of land. So, statement (II) is the cause while (I) is its effect.