Reasoning Questions (Puzzles) – 7th January 2019

January 7, 2019

Reasoning Questions – 7th January 2019

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Q.A.Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions

Ten persons are sitting in two parallel rows containing five persons in each. In row 1, P, Q R, S and T are sitting and all of them are facing south. In row 2, A, B, C, D and E are sitting and all of them are facing north. In the given seating arrangement, each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them belongs to different districts of India — Kohima, Imphal, Dispur, Lucknow, Noida, Delhi, Pune, Amravati, Shillong and Mumbai but not necessarily in the same order.
There are two persons sitting between the one who belongs to Kohima and also sits at an extreme end, and T. A who sits in the middle of the row, is not an immediate neighbour of B. B is not from Mumbai. E is sitting at an extreme end of the row. T belongs to Noida and sits on the immediate right of the one who is from Imphal. T faces the immediate neighbour of B. R does not sit at the extreme left end of the row. A does not belong to Shillong. There is only one person sits between Q and S, who is from Kohima. D is from Delhi and he is an immediate neighbour of the person who is from Mumbai. D does not face the person who is from Dispur. C, who is from Lucknow, is an immediate neighbour of the person who is from Shillong. The one who is from Shillong faces the immediate neighbour of the one who is from Noida. There are only two persons sit between the one who is from Pune and the one who is from Dispur. R is not from Pune. E is not from Amravati.

1. Who among following sit at the extreme end of the line?
(a) R,C
(b) S,A
(c) Q,B
(d) E,T
(e) B,S
2. Immediate neighbor of A faces whom among the following?
(a) The person who belongs to Kohima
(b) The person who belongs to Dispur
(c) The person who belongs to Pune.
(d) The person who belongs to Shillong.
(e) The person who belongs to Mumbai.
3. Who among the following sits diagonally opposite to R?
(a) E-Mumbai
(b) D-Delhi
(c) A-Lucknow
(d) E-Shillong
(e) None of these

4. Which of the following statements is/are definitely false?
(a) P-Pune
(b) E-Mumbai
(c) T-Noida
(d) C-Lucknow
(e) All are true
5. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their seating positions and so form a group. Which of the following is different from the group?
(a) T
(b) Q
(c) A
(d) P
(e) D

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

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
Eight boxes namely P, R, S, T, U, M, N and O are placed from top to bottom but not necessarily in the same order. They contain different types of books among Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Math, Science, Physics, Chemistry and Civics. Boxes are of different colours among red, green, black and yellow colour. Exactly two boxes are there of each colour. Consider top as 1st position and so on. The following information is known about them. There is gap of one box between the box T which is  green colour and box R and both are in the top 4 positions when boxes are arranged from top to bottom. The box containing Math book is kept immediately below black colour box and is of same colour as T. Box S is kept somewhere between N and O. Box O is below S. The two yellow boxes are kept vertically adjacent to each other. Sanskrit book is kept exactly between M and the box containing Physics book. O doesn’t contain Hindi book. There is gap of one box between the box U and box N, which is kept immediately below the box containing Math book. Box U is below the box N. The box containing Civics book is placed at even numbered place but is not placed at the bottom. The red colour box which is kept at top either contains Hindi or Chemistry book. Box U is not of yellow colour. Box M which contains Science book is of black colour. The box containing  English book is of black colour. S doesn’t contain any of  Hindi or Civics book.

6. Which box contains English book?
(a) P
(b) R
(c)T
(d)O

(e)S

7. Which box is of black colour?
(a)S
(b)O
(c)U
(d)P
(e)T
8. Which box is placed at top?
(a)The box which contains Chemistry book
(b)R
(c)U
(d)O
(e)P
9. Which box is placed at 8th position?
(a)P
(b)R
(c)S
(d)O
(e)T
10. Which subject book does box N contain?
(a)Chemistry
(b)Physics
(c)Sanskrit
(d)Math
(e)Civics

Q.C. Directions (11-14):In these questions, relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. Conclusions follow the statements. Study the conclusions based on the given statements and select the appropriate answer.

11. Statements: P=U<M<K≤I>N;D≥P;I≥C
Conclusions: I.M<C II.N>U
(a) Only conclusions IIis true
(b) Either conclusion I or II is true
(c) Both conclusion I and II are true
(d) Neither conclusion I nor II is true
(e) Only conclusion I is true
12. Statements:  M>A≥B=Q≤P<J≤Y;Z≥A>X
Conclusions: I.B<Y II.X≥J
(a) Both conclusions I and II are true
(b) Either conclusion I or II is true
(c) Only conclusion I is true
(d) Neither conclusion I norII is true
(e) Only conclusion II is true
13. Statements: M>A≥B=Q≤P<J≤Y;Z≥A>X
Conclusions: I.Z=Q II.Z>Q
(a) Both conclusions I and II are true
(b) Only conclusion II is true
(c) Neither conclusion I norII is true
(d) Either conclusion I orII is true
(e) Only conclusion I is true
14. Statements: G<R=A≤S;T<R
Conclusions: I.G<S II.S>T
(a) Both conclusions I and II are true
(b) Either conclusion I or II is true
(c) Neither conclusion I norII is true
(d) Only conclusion I is true
(e) Only conclusion II is true

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

B:Solution

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

C.Solution

1. d
2. c
3. d
4. a