SBI PO 2015: Reasoning Quiz

Directions (Q.1-5) Some statements are given followed by some conclusions. You have to consider the statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. You have to decide which of the following conclusions if any, follow from the given statements:
1.Statements: All caps are cows.
Some cows are cup
Some cat are cups
No cat is caps

Conclusion: (I) Some cows are not cat
(II) All cat being cows is a possibility
(III) some cups are not caps

1) Only (i) and (iii) follow
2) only (iii) follow
3) Only (i) and (ii) follow
4) All follow
5) None of these
2.Statements: Some G are I
Some H are I
Some H are M
No M is I

Conclusion: (I) All H being I is a possibility
(II) Some G are not M
(III) Some G being M is a possibility
1) Only (i) and (iii) follow
2) only (iii) follow
3) Only (i) and (ii) follow
4) All follow
5) None of these
3.Statements: All exams are boring
No exam is interesting
Some exams are important
No important is interesting

Conclusion: (I) All important being boring is a possibility
(II) All interesting being boring is a possibility
(III) Some boring are not interesting
1) Only (i) and (iii) follow
2) only (iii) follow
3) Only (i) and (ii) follow
4) All follow
5) None of these
4.Statements: All jugs are jars
No Jar is bowl
Some bowls are useless
Some useless are jugs

Conclusion: (I) All useless being jar is a possibility
(II) All  useless being bowls is a possibility
(III) Some useless are not bowl
1) Only (i) and (iii) follow
2) only (iii) follow
3) Only (i) and (ii) follow
4) All follow
5) None of these
5.Statements: All sweets are laddu
No laddu is barfi
All barfi is jalebi
Some jalebi is sweets.

Conclusion: (I) Some jalebi is not laddu
(II) Some laddu is sweets
(III) All laddu being sweets is a possibility
1) Only (i) and (iii) follow
2) only (iii) follow
3) Only (i) and (ii) follow
4) All follow
5) None of these
Directions (6-10) : Study the following information carefully to answer the questions given below —
A, B, C, D, E, F and G are seven members of a family. Three of them are women. There are two married couples in the family. Each of them has a different profession – architect, lawyer, doctor, teacher, engineer, manager and singer but not necessarily in the same order.B is a lawyer and married to F who is a manager. A is brother of G who is an architect. C is a doctor and she is an unmarried woman. D is a teacher and is sister of G. E is not an engineer.
6.Which of the following combinations is definitely true ?
(1)B-Male-Manager
(2)B-Female- Lawyer
(3)C-Female-Singer
(4)E-Male-Singer
(5)D-Male-Architect
7.Which of the following combination represents pair of two husbands of married couples ?
(1) BG
(2) AF
(3) BE
(4) Data insufficient
(5) None of these
8.What is the profession of E ?
(1) Doctor
(2) Singer
(3) Teacher
(4) Data insufficient
(5) None of these

9.What is the profession of A ?
(1)Engineer
(2)Singer
(3)Engineer or Singer
(4)Data insufficient
(5)None of these
10.Which of the following pairs is a married couple ?
(1) BG
(2) AG
(3) AC
(4) Data insufficient
(5) None of these
Answers:


1.(4)
2.(5)
3.(4)
4.(2)
5.(4)
6.(4)
7.(4)
8.(2)
9.(1)
10.(5)