REASONING QUIZ

Direction
(1-7):
Study the
given information and answer the following questions:
Eight friends M, N, O,
P, Q, R, S and T are sitting around circular table and belong to eight
different states Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Andhra Pradesh, Chandigarh, Punjab,
Haryana, Kerala and Maharashtra. They read three Newspapers in Hindi, English
and Punjabi. At least two persons read one news paper not necessarily in the
same order.

Only P and Q read Hindi
Newspaper. P is third to right of Q. M is from Kerala reads English Newspaper
and is sitting immediate right of Q. R is from Chandigarh and reads Punjabi
Newspaper. T reads the same Newspaper as S reads who is third to left of R and
fourth to right of N. O is sitting exact opposite of P who belongs to UP.
Persons belongs to Maharashtra and Andhra Pradesh read English Newspaper. S is
from Haryana while N is from Andhra Pradesh reads English Newspaper. T is from
Punjab.

1.      Who does not read English Newspaper?
(1) O                                            (2) N
(3) M                                (4) T
(5) None of
these
2.      From which state Q belongs?
(1) UP                              (2) Bihar
(3)
Maharashtra               (4) Andhra Pradesh
(5) None of
these
3.      Which of the following is not correct
combination?
(1)
T-Punjab-Punjabi       (2) Q-Kerala-Hindi
(3)
O-Maharashtra-English        
(4)
P-UP-Hindi
(5) All are
correct combinations
4.      Which two persons are sitting
adjacently who read Punjabi Newspapers?
(1) RT                              (2) RN
(3) RS                              (4) TS
(5) None of
these
Directions
(5-7):
Given
questions one based on the above question. One group does not match to group
find that one.


5.       (1) OQ                      (2)
RN            
(3) PT                          (4) MS
(5) MO
6. (1) PQ                          (2)
RS            
(3)TR                         (4) OM
(5)SN
7. (1) NOQ                        (2) OQM
(3)QMS                      (4) SPT
(5) TNR
Directions
(8-10):
Following
questions are based on the information given below:
I. ‘P × Q’ means ‘P is father of Q’
II. ‘P – Q’ means ‘P is sister of Q’
III. ‘P + Q means ‘P is mother of Q’
IV.’P ÷ Q means ‘P is the brother of
Q’

8.      In the expression B + D × M ÷ N, how M
related to B?
(1)
Granddaughter                      
(2) Son
(3)
Grandson                  
(4)
Granddaughter or Grandson
(5) None of
these
9.      Which of the following represents ‘J’
is son of ‘F’?
(1)  J ÷ R – T × F             (2)
J + R – T × F
(3) J ÷ M –
N × F             (4) cannot be determined
(5) None of
these
10.    Which of the following represents ‘R’
is niece of ‘M’?
(1) M÷ K ×
T – R                         
(2) M – J + R – N
(3) R – M ×
T ÷ W                       
(4) cannot be determined
(5) None of
these

Solutions:(1-7)


















1. (4):      2. (2):     3. (2):     4. (1):    5. (5):     6. (3):    7. (5):


Solutions (8-10)

















8. (3):

9. (5): option (2) is vague it shows
J is female. As well as (1) and (3) do not serve our purpose

10. (2):