## Wednesday, 20 July 2016

### Reasoning For SBI and IBPS Exams

Directions (Q.1-7): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:

Eight persons from different banks, viz UCO Bank, Syndicate Bank, Canara Bank, PNB, Dena Bank, Oriental Bank of Commerce, Indian Bank and Bank of Maharashtra, are sitting of two parallel rows containing four people each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1 Raghuram Rajan, Shikha Sharma, Chanda Kochhar and HR Khan are seated and all of them are facing south. In row 2 Urjit Patel, SS Mundra, Rakesh Sethi and Rana Kapoor are seated and all of them are facing north. Therefore in the given seating arrangement each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row. (All the information given above does not necessarily represent the order of seating as in the final arrangement.)

• Chanda Kochhar sits second to right of the person from Bank of Maharashtra. Rakesh Sethi is an immediate neighbour of the person who faces the person from Bank of Maharashtra.
• Only one person sits between Rakesh Sethi and the person from PNB. The immediate neighbour of the person from PNB faces the person from Canara Bank.
• The person from UCO bank faces the person from oriental Bank of Commerce. Rakesh Sethi is not from Oriental Bank of Commerce. Urjit Patel is not from PNB. Urjit Patel does not face the person from Bank of Maharashtra.
• SS Mundra faces the person from Dena Bank. The one who faces Rana Kapoor sits to the immediate left of Raghuram Rajan.
• Shikha Sharma does not sit at any of the extreme ends of the line. The person form Bank of Maharashtra does not face the person from Syndicate Bank.

Q1. Which of the following is true regarding Raghuram Rajan?
(a) The person from UCO Bank faces Raghuram Rajan
(b) The person from Bank of Maharashtra is an immediate neighbour of Raghuram Rajan
(c) Raghuram Rajan faces the person who sits second to the right of Rakesh Sethi
(d) Raghuram Rajan is from Oriental Bank of Commerce
(e) Raghuram Rajan sits at one of the extreme ends of the line

Q2. Who is seated between Rakesh Sethi and the person from PNB?
(a) The person form Oriental Bank of Commerce
(b) Urjit Patel
(c) SS Mundra
(d) The person from Syndicate Bank
(e) Rana Kapoor

Q3. Who amongst the following sit at extreme ends of the rows?
(a) HR Khan and the person from PNB
(b) The persons from Indian Bank of UCO Bank
(c) The persons from Dena Bank and Urjit Patel
(d) The persons from Syndicate Bank and HR Khan
(e) Chanda Kochhar, SS Mundra

Q4. Who amongst the following faces the person from Bank of Maharashtra?
(a) The person form Indian Bank
(b) Urjit Patel
(c) Rakesh Sethi
(d) The persons form Syndicate Bank and HR Khan
(e) The person from Canara Bank

Q5. If Urjit Patel is related to Dena Bank in the same way as Shikha Sharma is related to PNB based on the given  arrangement. Who amongst the following is HR Khan related to, following the same pattern?
(a) Syndicate Bank
(b) Canara Bank
(c) Bank of Maharashtra
(d) Indian Bank
(e) Oriental Bank of Commerce

Q6. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given seating arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?
(a) Canara Bank
(b) Rakesh Sethi
(c) Syndicate Bank
(d) SS Mundra
(e) Oriental Bank of Commerce

Q7. Who amongst the following is from Syndicate Bank?
(a) Chanda Kochhar
(b) Rakesh Sethi
(c) Urjit Patel
(d) HR Khan
(e) Raghuram Rajan

Directions (Q. 8-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Eight persons Smith, Putin, Xinping, Jack, Robert, Farooq, James and Alisha are sitting in a straight line facing north, but not necessarily in the same order. Putin sits second to the left of Smith. Three persons are sitting between James and Putin. James sits on the extreme left end of the row. Jack is an immediate neighbor of James. Farooq and Putin are not neighbours. Xinping sits second to the right of Jack but is not the immediate neighbor of Robert. There are three persons between Xinping and Farooq.

Q8. Who among the following sits between Xinping and Jack?
(a) Farooq
(b) Robert
(c) Putin
(d) Alisha
(e) None of the above

Q9. Who among the following sits third to the left of Farooq?
(a) Putin
(b) Smith
(c) Xinping
(d) Robert
(e) None of the above

Q10. Who among the following sits on the extreme ends of the row?
(a) Jack, Smith
(b) James, Robert
(c) James, Farooq
(d) Alisha, Farooq
(e) None of the above