# Reasoning For RBI/IBPS Exams

Directions (1– 5):  Study the given information carefully to answer the given question:

Smith, John, Chris, Cruise, Tom, Cook and Jordan live on seven different floors of a building but not necessarily in the same order. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered one, the one above that is numbered two and so on till the topmost floor is numbered seven. Each one of them also likes different games namely. Snooker, Badminton, Chess, Ludo, Cricket, Hockey and Polo (but not necessarily in the same order.)

Only three people live between John and Tom. John lives on one of the floors above Tom. Tom does not live on the lowermost floor. Only one person lives between John and the one who like Chess. The one who likes Polo lives on one of the even numbered floors above the one who like Chess. Only two people live between Jordan and the one who likes Chess. The one who likes snooker lives immediately above Jordan.  Smith live immediately above Cook.  Smith does not like Chess. The one who likes Ludo lives on one of the odd numbered floors below Cook. Jordan does not like Ludo. Cruise lives on one of the Floors above Chris. Only one person lives between the one who likes Cricket and the one who likes Hockey. Cruise does not like Cricket. Jordan does not like Badminton.

Q1. Which of the following games does John like?
(a) Snooker
(b) Ludo
(c) Polo
(e) Chess

Q2. Who amongst the following lives on the floor numbered 4?
(a) The one who likes Hockey
(b) The one who likes Chess
(c) Smith
(d) Cook
(e) John

Q3. Which of the following statements is true with respect to the given arrangement?
(a) Only two people live between Tom and Jordan
(b) The one who likes Hockey lives immediately above Tom
(c) Chris likes Chess
(d) Chris lives on an even numbered floor
(e) None of the given options is true

Q4. If all the people are made to sit in alphabetical order from top to bottom, the positions of how many people will remain unchanged?
(a) None
(b) Three
(c) Two
(d) One
(e) Four

Q5. Which of the following combinations is true with respect to the given arrangement?
(a) Polo–Chris
(b) Ludo–John
(c) Cricket–Tom
(d) Chess–Cook
(e) Snooker–Smith

Directions (6 –10) : Study the following information car and answer the questions given below:

Diana, Freida, Jessica, Penty, Kunis, Stone and Pinto are seven friends having different professions, viz HR, Lawyer, Operator, Shopkeeper, Businessman, Teacher and Doctor. Each of them has a different choice of food, viz Pizza, Pasta, Biryani, Paneer Tikka, Manchurian, Chow Mein and Dosa, but not necessarily in the same order.
Freida does not like Manchurian or Biryani. Penty is an Operator. Jessica is a Lawyer and likes Dosa. The one who is a Shopkeeper likes Chow Mein. Diana likes Pizza but is not an HR. Stone likes Pasta and is a Doctor. The one who likes Manchurian is a Businessman. Pinto does not like Chow Mein and is not a Businessman. Freida likes Chow Mein. Kunis is not an HR. Pinto is not an Operator and does not like Dosa or Manchurian.

Q6. Who among the following likes Paneer Tikka?
(a)Pinto
(b) Penty
(c)Kunis
(d) Either (a) or (b)
(e) None of the above

Q7. Which of the following statements is/are true?
(a) Stone is a Doctor and likes Biryani.
(b) Kunis is a Businessman and likes Manchurian.
(c) Pinto is a Lawyer and likes Paneer Tikka.
(d) All are true
(e) None of the above

Q8. Who among the following is a Businessman?
(a) Pinto
(b) Diana
(c) Kunis
(d)Can't be determined
(e) None of the above

Q9. The one who is a teacher likes which of the following foods?
(a) Pizza
(b) Pasta
(c) Biryani
(d) Can't be determined
(e) None of the above

Q10. Who among the following is a Shopkeeper?
(a) Stone
(b)Freida
(c) Kunis
(d) Pinto
(e) None of the above