SBI PO 2015: Reasoning Quiz

Directions for Q. No. 1 to 5 : Study the following information carefully and then answer the questions given below it : 

P, T, M, J, V, R and W are seven friends studying in a college. Three of them are in B.Sc. and two each are in B.A. and B.com. Each of them has a favourite colour from Blue, Red, Yellow, White, Black, Violet and Brown but not necessarily in the same order. None of them, studying in B.Sc. likes either Red or Black. M is B.A and likes Blue. R is in B.Com and likes Brown. J is in B.Sc. and likes yellow. P who does not like Red is in the same discipline of R, and T is in the same discipline of M. V does not like Violet.

1. Which colour does T like ?


(a) Black
(b) Blue
(c) White
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these
2. Which colour does P like ?
(a) Black
(b) Violet
(c) Red
(d) Data inadequate
(e) None of these
3. Which of the following groups is in B.Sc. ?
(a) M, V, W
(b) J, P, W
(c) J, V, T
(d) V, P, W
(e) Nope of these
4. What is the colour combination likings of those who are in B.Sc. ?
(a) Yellow, Black, Violet
(b) Yellow, Brown, Violet
(c) Violet, Black, Brown
(d)Yellow, White, Violet
(e) None of these
5. Which colour does V like ?
(a) Red
(b) White
(c) Black
(d) Data inadequate

(e) None of these
Directions: Study the following information to answer the given questions :

In a certain code ‘it is rush hour traffic’ is written as `sa le do mi ru’ ‘go to school’ is written as ‘be no pa’, ‘one hour to go’ is written as ‘mi fi pa be’, ‘rush to one’ is written as ‘fi be sa’ and traffic is fine’ is written as ‘ga ru do’.
6. `ru be wa’ would mean 
(1) is to way
(2) traffic is to
(3) way is traffic
(4) to traffic way
(5) Cannot be determined

7. What is the code for ‘school’ ?
(1) do
(2) ru
(3) be
(4) pa
(5) None of these
8. What is the code for ‘fine’ ?
(1) ga
(2) ru
(3) pa
(4) do
(5) None of these
9. Which of the following represents ‘school hour go fine’ ?
(1) pa be fi ga
(2) no mi ra pa
(3) pa no ga mi
(4) ga no mi le
(5) None of these
10. ‘mi fi le’ would mean —
(1) it one to
(2) to rush one
(3) rush hour it
(4) it one hour
(5) None is correct

11. What does ‘sa’ stand for?
(1) rush
(2) traffic
(3) it
(4) is
(5) None of these
12. Which of the following may rep¬resent ‘traffic is for one hour’ ? 
(1) fi ye no mi ni
(2) fi le do mi ru
(3) fi ye do mi ru
(4) fi so do mi ro
(5) None of these
13. What does `do’ stand for?
(1) hour
(2) ‘is’ or ‘traffic’
(3) it
(4) is

(5) None of these
ANSWERS:
1. e
2. a
3. e
4. d
5. b


6. (5)
7. (5)
8. (1)
9. (3)
10. (4)
11. (1)
12. (3)
13. (2)