## Thursday, 3 November 2016

### Reasoning Quiz for IBPS and other Bank Exam 2016

We are providing you with 25 days study plan for reasoning. To score good marks in reasoning, only one thing can help you that is practice. As you all have observed from past exams that maximum portion consist of puzzles which required a lot of practice. So, from now onward quizzes on Bankersadda will be according to the given study plan and this will help you to prepare important topics in limited time. Today is DAY 9 of the study plan and today’s chapter is Seating Arrangement.

Directions (Q. 1 – 6): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Ten persons J, K, L, M, N, P, Q, R, S and T 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. P sits opposite J, who likes Sprite. The one who likes Slice sits opposite the one who likes 7up. T is not facing north but sits third to the left of Q, who likes Slice. There is only one person between K and L. N sits at one of the ends of the row and likes Mirinda. The one who likes 7up is on the immediate right of M, who does not like Cola.
The persons who like Pepsi and Maaza respectively are not facing north. L likes Limca. The one who likes Maaza sits opposite the one who is second to the right of K. S does not like Cola. N sits opposite the one who sits second to the left of the one who likes Pepsi.

Q1. Who among the following likes Cola?
(a) R
(b) T
(c) P
(d) S
(e) None of the above

Q2. Who among the following sit at the extreme ends of the row and are facing south?
(a) M, N
(b) S, L
(c) T, N
(d) R, T
(e) None of the above

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

Q4. K 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) R likes Cola and sits at one of the ends of the row.
(b) P is the immediate neighbour of Q 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) R, Q
(b) N, L
(c) M, K
(d) T, S
(e) S, L

Directions (Q. 7 – 10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Eight persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting in two parallel rows having four persons each. In row-I all the persons are facing south and in row-II all the persons are facing north. In the given seating arrangement each member seated in row-I faces another member of row-II.
The one who faces G is third to the right of D, who is facing south. There is only one person between G and H. A is not an immediate neighbour of D and does not sit at any of the extreme ends of the row and the one who faces E sits on the immediate right of C. A is not facing north. There is only one person between F and E. B is not facing north.

Q7. How many persons are there between G and F?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) None
(d) Either (b) or (c)
(e) None of the above

Q8. Who among the following sits on the immediate left of the person who faces D?
(a) H
(b) C
(c) E
(d) A
(e) None of the above

Q9. Which of the following groups is facing south?
(a) C, E, G, D
(b) G, E, H, F
(c) B, A, F, H
(d) B, A, C, D
(e) None of the above

Q10. Which of the following statements is/are true?
(a) E is on the immediate left of H and sits in row-II
(b) A sits between C and B in row-I.
(c) H sits between F and D in row-II.
(d) Only (a) and (b) are true
(e) None of the above

P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W are seated in a straight line but not necessarily in the same order. Some of them are facing south while some are facing north.
(NOTE: Same direction means that if one person is facing north then the other also faces north and if one person is facing south then the other person also faces south. Opposite direction means that if one person is facing north then the other person faces south and vice versa.)
T faces south. Only three people sit to the left of T. Only two people sit between T and Q. U sits third to the right of W. W is an immediate neighbour of neither T nor Q. W does not sit at any of the extreme ends of the line.
Both the immediate neighbours of S face north. S is not an immediate neighbour of W. Only one person sits between S and P. P faces the same direction as W. The immediate neighbours of Q face opposite directions (i.e. if one neighbour faces north then the other faces south and vice versa). Persons sitting at extreme ends face opposite directions. R faces a direction opposite that of S.

Q11. How many persons are seated between T and P?
(a) Four
(b) More than four
(c) One
(d) Three
(e) Two

Q12. Which of the following pairs represents the persons seated at the two extreme ends of the line?
(a) R, T
(b) P, V
(c) P, U
(d) Q, R
(e) R, S

Q13. Which of the following is true about V with respect to the given arrangement?
(a) Only two people sit between V and Q
(b) Only one person sits to the right of V
(c) None of the given options is true
(d) U is one of the immediate neighbours of V.
(e) R sits second to the right of V.

Q14. Who among the following sits on the immediate left of R?
(a) T
(b) P
(c) W
(d) Q
(e) S

Q15. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a) R
(b) U
(c) P
(d) W
(e) T