# Reasoning For SBI and IBPS Exams

Directions (Q. 1–5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Twelve friends are sitting on two rows (such that they are facing each other). Pravin, Pappu, Prince, Pankaj, Pranav and Piyush are seated in first row and facing south. Renu, Ruchi, Rinky, Reshma, Roshani and Ratan are seated in second row and facing north. Ruchi is on the immediate right of Reshma who is facing Pravin. Pankaj is on the immediate right of Pravin. Renu, Piyush and Prince are at the extreme ends and nobody is seated on the right of Piyush. Only Ratan is seated between Renu and Roshani and she is not facing Pappu. Ruchi is on the immediate left of Rinky.

1. Who is facing Prince?
Renu
Ratan
Roshani
Ruchi
None of the above
Solution:
Directions (1-5):
1: Rinky

2. Which of the following pairs is at one of the extreme ends?
Piyush, Roshani
Prince, Roshani
Renu, Pappu
Rinky, Prince
None of the above

3. Who is facing Ratan?
Pappu
Pravin
Pankaj
Can’t be determined
None of the above
Solution:
Pranav

4. If Pravin is related to Rinky in a ceertain way and Pranav is related to Reshma in the same way, then which of the follwing is related to Pankaj?
Ruchi
Roshani
Renu
Ratan
None of the above

5. If in the first row first person from the left interchange its position with the sixth person from the left and following the same way second person changes its position with fifth and third person change its position with fourth then who will face Reshma?
Pravin
Pappu
Prince
Pankaj
None of the above

Directions (Q. 6-10) : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it.:
Eight students P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W are sitting around a circular table facing the centre but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them belongs to different states of India viz— Bihar, UP, MP, Rajasthan, Kerala, Delhi, Haryana and Punjab. There are two persons between those who belong to UP and Bihar and neither of them sits opposite P. R and V are immediate neighbours and neither of them belongs to Punjab or Bihar. P who belongs to Haryana sits second to the right of the one who belongs to Punjab. Q and T neither belongs to Punjab nor sit adjacent to P. T belongs to Bihar and sits second to the left of V who belongs to Rajasthan. R does not belong to UP. The immediate neighbour of T faces R who sits third to the left of the one who belongs to Haryana. U does not belongs to Punjab. Both S and W do not belong to UP or MP. Q belongs to Delhi while S belongs to Kerala. Q is not an immediate neighbour of P.

6. UP is related to Delhi in a certain way and Bihar is related to Punjab in the same way. Which of the following is related to MP following the same pattern?
Rajasthan
Haryana
Kerala
Can’t be determined
None of the above
Solution:
Directions (6-10):

7. Who among the following belongs to Punjab?
U
W
T
Can’t be determined
None of the above

8. Who among the following sits third to the right of U?
T
V
R
Q
None of the above

9. Which of the following statements is/are true about T?
T is sitting opposite to W.
T belongs to Punjab.
T is not an immediate neighbour of Q.
All are true
None of the above

10. Which of the following statements is/are true?
R is an immediate neighbour W and U.
The person who belongs to Haryana sits opposite V.
W belongs to Punjab and sits on the immediate right of Q.
Only b) and c)
None is true