## Saturday, 1 October 2016

### Reasoning For IBPS/BOM Exams

We have started the 56 days Study Plan for IBPS PO Prelims.  This study plan is to efficiently utilise time and hard work to channelise it towards smart work. From now quizzes on Bankersadda will be according to the given study plan and this will help you prepare important topics in limited time.

Today is DAY 42 of the study plan and in Reasoning today’s chapter is Revision of chapters 22-24 ( Seating Arrangement and Puzzle ).

Directions (1-5): Study the given information carefully to answer the given questions:

Eight persons, J, K, L, M, N, O, P and Q live on eight 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 eight.
P lives on the floor numbered third. Only one person lives between J and P. Only three persons live between M and J. O lives immediately above M. There are as many persons between O and J as there are between P and Q. K lives on an even-numbered floor. Only three persons live between K and L.

Q1. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which of them does not belong to the group?
(a) LP
(b) OK
(c) MO
(d) KN
(e) NQ

Q2. Who among the following lives immediately below N?
(a) O
(b) K
(c) P
(d) Q
(e) No one

Q3. If all the persons are made to live in alphabetical order from bottom to top, the positions of how many persons will remain unchanged?
(a) Two
(b) None
(c) One
(d) Three
(e) More than three

Q4. How many persons live between Q and P?
(a) One
(b) Three
(c) None
(d) Two
(e) More than three

Q5. Who lives on topmost floor?
(a)  L
(b)  K
(c)  O
(d)  M
(e)  Either “L” or “K”

Directions (6-11): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

A, B, C, D, E, F and G are seven family members sitting around a circular table facing the centre. There are two married couples, two sons and two daughters in the family. D sits third to the right of her grandson. G is son of C and father of B. F sits second to the right of her mother but is not an immediate neighbor of her father. E sits third to the left of her daughter but is not an immediate neighbor of her husband. D is grandmother of A. A is not granddaughter of C, who is an immediate neighbor of his wife.

Q6. How many females are there in the family?
(a) Two
(b) Three
(c) Four
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of the above

Q7. Who among the following are parents of A?
(a) F, D
(b) G, E
(c) C, D
(d) E, F
(e) None of the above

Q8. How is F related of E?
(a) Sister-in-law
(b) Son
(c) Daughter
(d) Sister
(e) None of the above

Q9. Who among the following is third to the right of D?
(a) F
(b) A
(c) G
(d) E
(e) None of the above

Q10. Who among the following are immediate neighbours of F?
(a) G, D
(b) A, B
(c) D, C
(d) B, G
(e) None of these
Q11. Which of the following statements is/are true?
(a) G is mother of A
(b) F is granddaughter of D
(c) B is sister of F
(d) F is aunt of A
(e) None of the above

Directions (12-15): Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below:
Eight friends, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W are sitting in a row, but not necessarily in the same order. Four of them are not facing north.
Facing the same direction means if one person faces north then the other person also faces north and if one person faces south then the other also faces south. Facing the opposite directions means if one person faces north then the other person faces south and vice versa. S sits on the immediate left of U. T sits third to the left of U. P sits on the immediate right of U. T sits second to the right of S, but both face opposite directions. P faces the same direction as Q. R is facing south and sits at any extreme end of line. W and P are immediate neighbours of V and both face north. U sits fourth to the left of R.

Q12. Who among the following are immediate neighbours of W?
(a) U, P
(b) R, V
(c) V, Q
(d) T, S
(e) None of the above

Q13. Who among the following sits second to the left of Q?
(a) W
(b) Q
(c) V
(d) T
(e) U

Q14. How many persons are there between P and V?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) None
(e) None of the above

Q15. What is the position of U with respect to W?
(a) Second to the left
(b) Third to the left
(c) Second to the right
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of the above