# Ranking and Direction Quiz for SBI Clerk Prelims: 28th May 2018

**Dear Aspirants,**

Reasoning Ability is an onerous section. With the increasing complexity of questions, it becomes hard for one to give it the cold shoulder. Today is the Day 37 of the 60 Days SBI Clerk Prelims Study Plan. The only way to make the grade in this particular section in the forthcoming banking exams is to practice continuously with all your heart and soul. And, to let you practice with the best of the latest pattern questions, here is the Adda247 Reasoning Quiz based on the study plan and the exact same pattern of questions that are being asked in the exams.

**Directions (1-4): Read the following information carefully to answer the given questions:**

Point F is 3 meters to the north of point E. Point C is 6 meters to the south of point D. Shortest distance between D and A is 8 meters. Point A is to the West of point B. Ravish started walking from point E and after walking 4 meters ahead he reached point D from where he kept on walking in the same direction from where he started and reached point B after walking 12 meters. Point A lies somewhere between point D and B in a straight line.

**Q1. What is the shortest distance between point D and F?**

(a) 2 meters

(b) 3 meters

(c) 4 meters

(d) 5 meters

(e) None of these

**Q2. In which direction did Ravish started his journey?**

(a) North

(b) East

(c) West

(d) South-East

(e) None of these

**Q3. What is the shortest distance between point C and A?**

(a) 14 meters

(b) 8 meters

(c) 10 meters

(d) 12 meters

(e) None of these

**Q4. Which of the following two points are farthest from each other?**

(a) C and B

(b) E and B

(c) F and C

(d) F and B

(e) A and F

**Solutions (1-4):****S1. Ans.(d)**

**S2. Ans.(b)**

**S3. Ans.(c)**

**S4. Ans.(d)**

**Directions (5-8): Study the following information carefully to answer the below-given questions:**

H, I, J, K, L, M and N were born in different months of the same year. J is older than I, K and L. Only three of them are older than M. H is older than J. I was born in May. The youngest person was born in August. L is younger than K. J was not born in February.

**Q5. Who among the following is the oldest?**

(a) N

(b) H

(c) Either N or H

(d) L

(e) None of these

**Q6. K was born in which of the following months?**

(a) April

(b) June

(c) July

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) January

**Q7. Who among the following was born in March?**

(a) N

(b) J

(c) H

(d) L

(e) Cannot be determined

**Q8. How many persons were born between J and L?**

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

(e) None of these

**Solutions (5-8):****Direction (9-13): Study the following information carefully to answer the below-given questions.**

Nick and Nate started walking in opposite directions. Nate started from point A and after walking 3 meters he reached point B. From point B he turned left and walked 3 meters to reach point C. From point C he turned towards right and walked a certain distance before taking another right turn to walk 6 meters towards south direction and reach point Z. From Z he turned towards his right and walked 4 meters to reach point D which is 4 meters to the north of E. Point D, B and C are inline. Point G, A and B are also inline. Nick started in west direction opposite to Nate and after walking 10 meters he reached point F from where he turned towards his right and walked 7 meters to reach point G which is 7 meters away from point A. Point G is not in north of point Z.

**Q9. In which direction did Nate start his journey?**

(a) North

(b) East

(c) West

(d) North-East

(e) Cannot be determined

**Q10. What is the shortest distance between point B and D?**

(a) 3 meters

(b) 4 meters

(c) 6 meters

(d) 10 meters

(e) Cannot be determined

**Q11. Point D is in which direction with respect to point A?**

a) North

(b) East

(c) West

(d) South-East

(e) Cannot be determined

**Q12. What is the shortest distance between point B and Z?**

(a) 5 meters

(b) 4 meters

(c) 3 meters

(d) 7 meters

(e) None of these

**Q13. What is the distance between point from which Nick started his journey and point E?**

(a) 1 meters

(b) 10 meters

(c) 0 meters

(d) Cannot be determined

(e) None of these

**Solutions (9-13):****S9. Ans.(b)**

**S10. Ans.(a)**

**S11. Ans.(d)**

**S12. Ans.(a)**

**S13. Ans.(c)**

**Directions (14-15): Study the given information carefully and answer the following questions:**

A group of persons are sitting in a row. Only three persons are sitting to the left of A. Only two persons are sitting between A and B. Both the immediate neighbours of B are facing West. B is not sitting at the end. Both the persons sitting between A and B are a direction opposite to A.

**Q14. How many minimum number of persons can sit in the row?**

(a) Seven

(b) Six

(c) Five

(d) Four

(e) Eight

**Q15. In which direction is A facing?**

(a) North

(b) East

(c) West

(d) South

(e) Either East or West