Reasoning Quiz for SBI Clerk and RBI Grade B Exam

Dear readers, keeping the upcoming SBI Clerk and RBI Grade B exam in mind, here we are presenting you a reasoning quiz based on puzzle and seating arrangement. Try to solve them as fast as you can with maximum accuracy..!!

Directions (1-6) Study the following information and answer the given questions:
Eight friends – A, B , C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circular table not necessarily in the same order. Three of three of them are facing outside (opposite to the center) while five are facing the center. There are equal number of males and females in the group.
C is facing the center, E is sitting third to the right of C. F is sitting third to the left of E. Three persons are sitting between F and B. The immediate neighbours of B are females. G is sitting third to the right of F. D is sitting third to the right of A. A is not an immediate neighbor of E. The immediate neighbours of E are males and facing the centre.
The immediate neighbours of D are females and face outside. The one sitting third to the left of B is male. No female is an immediate neigbour of G.
Q1. Who is sitting second to the right of E?
(1) C                    
(2) B
(3) G                    
(4) H
(5) None of these

Q2. How many persons are sitting between H and C when counted from the left side of H?
(1) One                
(2) Two
(3) Three            
(4) Four
(5) More than four

Q3. Which of the following statements are true regarding H?
(1) The one who is second to the right of H is female
(2) H is facing the center
(3) H is a male
(4) The immediate neighbors of H is facing outside
(5) None is true

Q4. What is D’s position with respect to G?
(1) Third to the left
(2) Third to the right
(3) Second to the left
(4) Second to the right
(5) None of these

Directions (5-6) Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their seating positions in the above arrangements and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to the group?
(1) BE                  
(2) CG
(3) GA                        
(4) DH
(5) FA

(1) B                    
(2) F
(3) G                        
(4) A
(5) D

Directions (Q.7-11): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
P, Q, R, S, T, V, W and Z are eight friends studying in three different engineering colleges – A, B and C in three disciplines – Mechanical, Electrical and Electronics with not less than two and not more than three in any college. Not more than three of them study in any of the three disciplines. W studies Electrical in college B with only T, who studies Mechanical. P and Z do not study in college C and study in the same discipline but not Electrical. R studies Mechanical in college C with V, who studies Electrical. S studies Mechanical and does not study in the same college where R studies. Q does not study Electronics.
Q7. Which of the following combinations of college-student¬specialisation is correct?
1) C-R-Electronics
2) A-Z-Electrical
3) B-W-Electronics
4) B-W-Electrical
5) B-Z-Electronics

Q8. In which of the following colleges do two students study in Electrical discipline?
1) A only
2) B only
3) C only
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

Q9. In which discipline does Q study?
1) Electrical
2) Mechanical
3) Electrical or Mechanical
4) Data inadequate
5) None of these

Q10. In which of the colleges at least one student studies in Mechanical discipline?
1) A only
2) B only
3) C only
4) Both A and B
5) All A, B and C

Q11. S studies in which college?
1) A
2) B
3) A or B
4) Data inadequate
5) None of these


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