Reasoning Quiz of the Day-II

Reasoning Quiz of the Day – II For IBPS RRB Clerk Mains 2019 : 29-08-2019

Reasoning Quiz of the Day – II For IBPS RRB Clerk Mains 2019 : 29-08-2019

Direction Q(1-5) Study the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.
Eight people – Amrita, Devanand, Smriti, Chetananand, Bela, Hamid, Farhan, and Gayatri live in ten different floors of a building (but not necessarily in the same order). Two of the floors in the buildings are vacant. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered one, the one above that is numbered two, and so on till the topmost floor is numbered ten. Each one of them also likes different fruits, namely- Banana, Orange, Apple, Peach, Mango, Papaya, Blackberry and Lychee (but not necessarily in the same order). The number of floors below Farhan is same as the number of people living between Farhan and Hamid. Farhan lives on an even numbered floor above the floor numbered two. The top floor is vacant. Only one person lives between Bela and the one who likes Peach. Only four floors are there between Devanand and the one who likesOrange. The number of floors between the one who likes apple and one who likes Mango is one. The one who likes Peach lives immediately below Gayatri. Only two floors are there between Amrita and Gayatri. The one, who likes Lychee, lives two floors above the one who likes Banana. Chetananad lives at an odd numbered floor above the one who likes Blackberry.

Q.1 Who amongst the following lives exactly between the two vacant floors?
(1) Amrita
(2) Gayatri
(3) Hamid
(4) None
(5) None of these

Q.2 Which of the following floors is vacant?
(1) 1, 2
(2) 3, 10
(3) 10, 2
(4) 10, 8
(5) None of these

Q.3 How many people live between Chetananand and Smriti?
(1) 2
(2) 4
(3) 1
(4) 3
(5) None of these

Q.4 Which of the following statements is true with respect to the given information?
(1) Gayatri lives immediately below the one who likes Mango.
(2) Smriti lives immediately above Chetananand.
(3) Devanand likes Orange.
(4) Only two people live between Farhan and Hamid.
(5) None of these

Q.5 Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so from a group. Which one of the following does not belong to the group?
(1) Gayatri-Orange
(2) Amrita-Peach
(3) Devanand-Banana
(4) Farhan-Blackberry
(5) Hamid-Papaya

Direction Q.(6-10) Study the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.

Alexander, Brian,Carter, Devin, Eduardo, Francisco, George and Hector are eight friends and sitting around a circular table but not necessarily in same order. Some of them are facing inside and some of them are facing outside the centre. Alexander is sitting third to the right of Hector. There are two friends sitting between Hector and Brian. Carter is sitting second to left of Brian. There are three people sitting between Brian and Eduardo. Devin is sitting second to the left of Francisco, who is not an immediate neighbor of Alexander. Immediate neighbors of Hector are facing same direction as Hector. Francisco is sitting third to left of Alexander, who faces towards centre. The immediate neighbors of Alexander are facing opposite to the direction that is faced by Alexander.

Q.6 Who is sitting third to right of Francisco?
(1) Carter
(2) Brian
(3) Alexander
(4) Eduardo
(5) Devin

Q.7 Who is facing inside?
(1) Alexander and Devin
(2) Alexander, George and Hector
(3) Alexander and Brian
(4) Alexander, Devin and Carter
(5) None of these

Q.8 Who is sitting opposite to Hector?
(1) Alexander
(2) Devin
(3) Francisco
(4) Eduardo
(5) George

Q.9 How many people are sitting between Carter and Brian, when counted from left of Carter?
(1) Two
(2) Three
(3) One
(4) Four
(5) Can’t be determined

Q.10 Who is sitting exactly between Devin and Carter when counted from right of Devin?
(1) Hector, Eduardo
(2) Carter, Eduardo
(3) Francisco, Hector
(4) Brian, Francisco
(5) Devin, Francisco


Ans.(1-5) Here is the tabular representation of the given information

Ans.1(2) Gayatri is living immediately between two vacant floors.
Ans.2(3) Vacant floors are 2 and 10
Ans.3(4) Three people live between Chetananand & Smriti.
Ans.5(2) Only option 2 is wrong.
Ans.(6-10) Here is the pictorial representation of the given information-



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