Reasoning Quiz for Bank Exams 2015 - Set 17 - Puzzle and Coding-Decoding

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Directions (Q.1-6): study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:

Six students P, Q, R, S, T & U is sitting around a circular table facing towards the centre of the table in a public library. They read different books -History, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, English and Hindi. They carry different colours of bags - Black, Red, Blue, Green, violet and Brown, but not necessarily in the same order. The students who read History, Chemistry and English books are having neither black nor red bag. The students who have blue and violet bag do not read History or Chemistry books. P do not have black bag and he is not on the immediate left of the student who read Biology. The only student who is between T and U reads physics. The student, who is on the left side of the student, who has black bag, does not read Hindi book. S reads biology book and the colour of his bag is blue also he is facing the student who reads physics book. One who reads history book is seated opposite to the student having Brown bag .The student whose bag is of blue colour is on the left of the student who reads English book. One who reads Hindi book is on the immediate right of the student, who has black bag but on the immediate left of the student, who reads Chemistry. R does not read chemistry and U does not read History book.

1. Who among the following reads English book?
(a) T
(b) P
(c) R
(d) U
(e) Q

2. Which of the following pairs is the correct match?
(a) P-History-Violet bag
(b) R-Physics-Green bag
(c) Q-Hindi-Red bag
(d) R-Physics-Black bag
(e) None of these

3. Which among the following book does U reads?
(a) Hindi
(b) English
(c) History
(d) Physics
(e) Chemistry

4. The colour of the bag of the student, who read history book, is-
(a) Red
(b) Blue
(c) Green
(d) Black
(e) Violet

5. The only student, who is between S and T, is having bag of the colour
(a) Red
(b) Black
(c) Blue
(d) Green
(e) Violet

6. Who among the following has Black bag?
(a) P
(b) Q
(c) R
(d) S
(e) T

Solutions -

Directions (Q.7-11): study the following information carefully to answer the given questions
In a certain code language 'you are doing good job' is written as 'pa ta ka mo la', 'they are playing good' is written as 'po zi ta ka', 'they give him job' is written as 'ho zi ne la', 'what are they doing to him' is written as 'ta chi zi sy pa ne'.

7. What does 'ta' stands for?
(a) you
(b) they
(c) are
(d) doing
(e) job

8. Which of the following is the code for 'give him good'?
(a) zi ho ka
(b) ne la pa
(c) ho ne ta
(d) ne ho ka
(e) none of these

9. What does 'playing' stands for?
(a) zi
(b) po
(c) ta
(d) ka
(e) none of these

10. What is the code for 'what'?
(a) chi
(b) sy
(c) zi
(d) ne
(e) can't be determined

11. What will be the possible code for 'now what you doing to him'?
(a) da ne chi sy mo pa
(b) da ka mo chi sy pa
(c) ka mo chi das y po
(d) pa mo da zi sy ne
(e) none of these

Solutions -You are doing good job - pa ta ka mo la ......i
They are playing good- po zi ta ka .............ii
They give him job - ho zi ne la ..................iii
What are they doing to him - ta chi zi sy pa ne ......iv
From i, ii and iv, are - ta ......v
From i, ii, good - ka
From i and iv ,doing - pa .........vii
From i and iii , job - la .............viii
From ii ,iii and iv, they - zi ............ix
From ii, v, vi and ix, playing - po .......x
From iii, ix and iv, him - ne ........xi
From iii, viii, ix and xi, give - ho .....xii
From iv, v, ix, xi and vii, what/to - either chi or sy .....xiii
From i, v, vi, vii, and viii you - mo ..........xiv 


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