Reasoning For RBI/IBPS Exams

Directions (Q. 1 – 6): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Ten persons John, Krish, Leon, Monty, Nathan, Pihu, Queen, Rehan, Smith and Tret are sitting in two rows with five persons in each row. The persons in row one are facing south and the persons in row two are facing north. Each person in row one faces a person from the other row.
All of them like a different soft drink, viz Sprite, Slice, Pepsi, Maaza, Fanta, Mirinda, Limca, 7up, Nimbooz and Cola, but not necessarily in the same order.

The persons who like Fanta and Mirinda sit opposite each other. Pihu sits opposite John, who likes Sprite. The one who likes Slice sits opposite the one who likes 7up. Tret is not facing north but sits third to the left of Queen, who likes Slice. There is only one person between Krish and Leon. Nathan sits at one of the ends of the row and likes Mirinda. The one who likes 7up is on the immediate right of Monty, who does not like Cola. 
The persons who like Pepsi and Maaza respectively are not facing north. Leon likes Limca. The one who likes Maaza sits opposite the one who is second to the right of Krish. Smith does not like Cola. Nathan sits opposite the one who sits second to the left of the one who likes Pepsi.

Q1. Who among the following likes Cola?
(a) Rehan
(b) Tret
(c) Pihu
(d) Smith
(e) None of the above

Q2. Who among the following sit at the extreme ends of the row and are facing south?
(a) Monty, Nathan
(b) Smith, Leon
(c) Tret, Nathan
(d) Rehan, Tret
(e) None of the above

Q3. How many persons sit between Monty and Nathan?
(a) One 
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of the above

Q4. Krish likes which of the following soft drinks?
(a) Fanta
(b) 7up
(c) Cola
(d) Maaza
(e) None of the above

Q5. Which of the following statements is/are true?
(a) Rehan likes Cola and sits at one of the ends of the row.
(b) Pihu is the immediate neighbour of Queen and the person who likes Fanta.
(c) The one who likes Limca sits on the immediate left of the one who likes Mirinda.
(d) Only a) and c) are true
(e) None of the above

Q6. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a) Rehan, Queen
(b) Nathan, Leon
(c) Monty, Krish
(d) Tret, Smith
(e) Smith, Leon

Directions (Q.7-10): Study the information and answer the given questions:

Seven people Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Robert Niro, Kevin Spacey, Brad Pitt, Russell Crowe and Tom Hank 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 one of these is travelling to a different city, viz Delhi, Manchester, Paris, Cannes, Kansas, Brussels and London but not necessarily in the same order. 
Only three people live above the floor on which Johnny Depp lives. Only one person lives between Johnny Depp and the one travelling to Brussels. Russell Crowne lives immediately below the one travelling to Manchester. The one travelling to Manchester lives on an even numbered floor. Only three people live between the ones travelling to Brussels and Paris. Brad Pitt lives immediately above Robert Niro. Brad Pitt is not travelling to Paris. Only two people live between Al Pacino and the one travelling to Kansas. The one travelling to Kansas lives below the floor on which Al Pacino lives. The one travelling to Delhi does not live immediately above or immediately below Al Pacino. Kevin Spacey does not live immediately above or immediately below Johnny Depp. Tom Hank does not travel to Corsica.

Q7. Which of the following is true with respect to Tom Hank as per the given information?
(a) The one who lives immediately below Tom Hank is travelling to Manchester 
(b) Tom Hank lives one floor number 7.
(c) Tom Hank lives immediately below Brad Pitt.
(d) Tom Hank lives on the lowermost floor.
(e) Tom Hank is travelling to Brussels.

Q8. Who among the following lives on floor number 3?
(a) The one travelling to Corsica 
(b) The one travelling to Kansas 
(c) Robert Niro
(d) Tom Hank
(e) Brad Pitt

Q9. Who lives on the floor immediately above Brad Pitt?
(a) Johnny Depp
(b) Al Pacino
(c) Kevin Spacey
(d) Tom Hank
(e) Russell Crowe

Q10. To which of the following cities is Kevin Spacey travelling?
(a) Manchester 
(b) Brussels
(c) Paris
(d) Kansas 
(e) Cannes