Reasoning For RBI/IBPS Exams

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

Johnny, Pacino, Denzel, Russel, Jolie, Cruise, Robert and Charlie are sitting around a square table in such a way that four of them sit at four corners of the square while four sit in the middle of each of the four sides. The one who sit at the four corners face the centre of the table while those who sit in the middle of the sides face outside. Each one of them likes a different subject viz. Mathematics, Hindi, English, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, History and Geography. (None of the information given is necessary in the same order).

Denzel sits third to left of the one who likes Geography. The one who likes Geography faces outside. Only two people sit between Denzel and Charlie. The one who likes Mathematics sits to immediate right of Charlie. The one who likes Chemistry sits second to the right of Robert. Robert is neither an immediate neighbour of Charlie nor Denzel. Robert does not like Geography, only one person sits between Johnny and the one who likes Chemistry. Russel sits to immediate left of the one who likes Physics. Robert does not like Physics. Jolie likes History. Jolie is not an immediate neighbour of Johnny. The one who likes Hindi is an immediate neighbour of Jolie. The one who likes Biology is an immediate neighbour of Cruise.

Q1. Who amongst the following sits diagonally opposite the one who likes Mathematics?
(a) The one who likes Hindi
(b) Russel
(c) Johnny
(d) The one who likes English
(e) The one who likes Biology

Q2. Who amongst the following represents the immediate neighbour of the one who likes Chemistry?
(a) Pacino, Cruise
(b) Denzel, Jolie
(c) Pacino, Jolie
(d) Russel, Cruise
(e) Cruise, Charlie

Q3. Who amongst the following sits exactly between Charie and Pacino?
(a) Denzel
(b) The one who likes Hindi
(c) The one who likes English
(d) Robert
(e) Johnny

Q4. Which of the following is true regarding Pacino?
(a) Pacino is one of the immediate neighbours of Russel
(b) The one who likes Geography is an immediate neighbour of Pacino
(c) Pacino sits second to left of Charlie
(d) Pacino likes History
(e) Pacino is an immediate neighbour of the one who likes Mathematics

Q5. What is the position of the one who likes Physics with respected to Robert?
(a) Second to the left
(b) Third to the right
(c) Fourth to the left
(d) Second to the right
(e) Third to the left

Q6. Which of the following subjects does Russel likes?
(a) Biology
(b) Mathematics
(c) Hindi
(d) Chemistry
(e) English

Q7. Who amongst the following likes Geography?
(a) Pacino
(b) Cruise
(c) Charlie
(d) Johnny
(e) Russel

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

Eight friends Pintu , Queen, Rekha, Suman, Trilok, Uber, Vivan and Wasim are sitting around a square table. Four of them are sitting in the middle of the sides and facing outward from the centre. Rest are sitting in the corners of the square and facing the centre. Wasim is sitting in a corner and is an immediate neighbour of Pintu and Rekha. Suman sits fourth to the right of Pintu and is not facing the centre. Trilok is second to the left of Wasim and is an immediate neighbour of Vivan. Uber is not the neighbor of Rekha.

Q8. How many persons sit between Rekha and Vivan?
(a) None
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Three
(e) None of the above

Q9. Who among the following sits third to the right of Suman?
(a) Trilok
(b) Wasim
(c) Pintu
(d) Uber
(e) None of the above

Q10. Which of the following groups sits between Trilok and Queen if counted from right of Trilok?
(a) Rekha, Wasim, Pintu
(b) Suman, Pintu, Wasim
(c) Uber, Vivan, Suman
(d) Rekha, Vivan, Wasim
(e) None of the above