Reasoning Quiz of the Day – II For IBPS RRB Clerk Mains 2019 : 31-08-2019
Direction Q.(1-5) Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Eight friends Alexander, Barnett, Cameron, Daniel, Samson, Zenobia, Galileo and Hakon participate in an ice-cream eating competition. There are 2 stalls one facing the north and one facing the south direction. The friends are standing in a single row and the places are numbered one to eight from left to right with respect to the stall facing the north direction. Four of them are facing the south direction and four are facing the north direction. They ate 1, 5, 12, 13, 18, 21, 25 and 26 ice-creams not necessarily in the same order.
Nobody ate ice-creams equal to their position number.
The difference between the number of ice-creams eaten by the persons on 2nd and 5th numbered place is 8
One who ate 12 ice-creams had only 2 persons to his right.
Alexander and Cameron together ate equal to Hakon.
Hakon ate more than at least 5 persons.
Daniel ate 21 ice-creams.
Daniel was a neighbour of Zenobia and Alexander.
Samson was standing at either of the ends and Hakon was to his immediate left.
Daniel is 4th to the right of Hakon.
Hakon did not eat the maximum number of ice-creams.
Barnett was standing 3rd to the right of Alexander.
Persons at the two ends face the same direction.
Alexander and Barnett together ate equal to Galileo.
Zenobia and Barnett face the same direction.
The person who ate the maximum number of ice-creams was not at either end.
Q.1 Who ate the least number of ice-creams?
(5) Either Samson or Barnett
Q.2 What is the position of Galileo with respect to the one who ate 12 ice-creams?
(1) Immediate left
(2) Second to the left
(3) Immediate right
(4) Second to the right
(5) None of these
Q.3 Four of the following bear a similar relationship and hence form a group, who among the following doesn’t belong to that group?
Q.4 How many ice-creams did Daniel and Hakon eat together?
Q.5 What is the difference between the number of ice-creams eaten by Barnett and Cameron?
Direction Q.(6-10) Study the following information carefully and answer the question that follow.
Ten students Ukrit, Velvet, Vilfred, Zaina, Nabila, Pamela, Kalisha, Ramona, Salem and Taavi are sitting in two parallel lines having five people each, such that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. Each studies one subject among Physics, Chemistry, Accountancy, Philosophy, Computers, Taxation, Geography, Mathematics, Psychology and Economics. Each person sits opposite to exactly one other person.
(A) Zaina sits exactly opposite to the person who is to the immediate left of Taavi.
(B) Salem does not sit at the extreme end of the row.
(C) The person who studies Mathematics is third to the left of Velvet.
(D) Vilfred, who studies Physics, sits exactly between Nabila and Zaina.
(E) The person who studies Psychology is to the immediate left of Ramona.
(F) The person who studies Taxation does not sit at the extreme end of the row.
(G) Ramona is diagonally opposite to the person who studies Philosophy.
(H) Ukrit sits exactly opposite to the person who studies Geography.
(I) Taavi is to the immediate right of Pamela, who studies Chemistry.
(J) The person who studies Accountancy is to the immediate right of the person who studies Economics.
(K) Pamela, Kalisha, Ramona, Salem and Taavi are in the same row.
Q.6 Who sits exactly opposite to the person who studies Taxation?
Q.7 The person who is second to the left of Ukrit studies which of the following subjects?
Q.8 Which of the following pairs sits diagonally opposite each other?
(1) Ramona and Nabila
(2) Nabila and Kalisha
(3) Zaina and Ramona
(4) Taavi and Nabila
(5) Ukrit and Kalisha
Q.9 What is the position of the person who studies Computers with respect to the person who studies Psychology?
(1) Immediate right
(2) Third to the right
(3) Second to the left
(4) Third to the left
(5) Immediate left
Q.10 How many people are there between the person who studies Physics and person who studies Philosophy?
(1) Either Two or Three
(5) Can’t be determined
Ans.(1-5): Here is the pictorial representation of the given information-
Ans.2(5) None of these
Ans.3(4) All the persons except Galileo, all are sitting at the middle of the row.
Ans.4(3) Daniel = 21
Hakon = 25
Total = 46
Ans.5(4) Cameron = 12
Barnett = 5
Difference = 7
Ans(6-10) Here is the pictorial representation of the given information
Ans.6(2) The person to studies taxation is sitting to opposited Velvet.
Ans.7(4) The person sitting at second to the left of ‘Ukrit’ is ‘Zaina’ and he is studying ‘Economics’.
Ans.8(2) Nabila and Kalisha are sitting opposite to each other.
Ans.9(1) The required position of the person is immediate right.
Ans.10(4) The required number of persons is two.