Reasoning Quiz for Bank Exams 2015 - Set 26 - Mixed Problems - Exam Pundit - IBPS PO | Clerk | SBI PO | Insurance Exams | SSC Exams | Current Affairs

Friday, September 11, 2015

Hello and welcome to ExamPundit. Here is a set of Reasoning Quiz for Bank Exams 2015.

Directions (Q. No. 1 - 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

Six persons - A, B, C, D, E and F stay on different floors of a six-storey building (ground floor is numbered as floor 1 and top floor is numbered as floor 6). Each of them is in a different profession, viz Doctor, Engineer, Lawyer, Architect, Journalist and Teacher. D is a lawyer but stays neither on floor 2 nor on floor 5. B is neither an Architect nor a Journalist but stays on floor 6. The Journalist doesn't stay below the floor of the Architect but stays below the floor of the Engineer. The Teacher stays either on floor 1 or on floor 4. E doesn't stay on an odd-numbered floor. A, who stays on floor 4, is either a Journalist or an Architect. Either C or F is an Engineer.

1. If F stays on floor 1, what is the profession of C?
(a) Lawyer
(b) Engineer
(c) Teacher
(d) Architect
(e) Can't be determined

2. Who stays on floor 3?
(a) Engineer
(b) Lawyer
(c) Doctor
(d) Architect
(e) Teacher

3. Which of the following combinations is definitely true?
(a) C – Teacher – Floor 1
(b) D – Lawyer – Floor 5
(c) E – Architect – Floor 2
(d) F – Engineer – Floor 5
(e) None of these

4. Which of the following combinations is definitely false?
(a) A – Journalist – Floor 2
(b) B – Doctor – Floor 6
(c) E – Architect – Floor 2
(d) D – Lawyer – Floor 3
(e) None of these

5. If the Journalist stays on Floor 2 (ignoring the position of Architect), which floor will the Engineer stay on?
(a) 1
(b) 5
(c) 4
(d) 6
(e) Cannot be determined

Solutions -B -  Doctor - 6
C/F - Engineer - 5
A - Journalist - 4
D - Lawyer - 3
E - Architect - 2
F/C  - Teacher - 1

Directions (Q.6-10): Following questions are based on the information provided below:
'A × B' means 'A is mother of B'
'A – B' means 'A is brother of B'
'A + B' means 'A is sister of B'
'A ÷ B' means 'A is father of B'

6. How is K related to R in R ÷ M – K?
(a) Son
(b) Daughter
(c) Nephew
(d) Either Son or Daughter
(e) None of these

Solutions -

7. Which of the following means 'R' is maternal uncle of 'T'?
(a) R – M × T
(b) R + M × T
(c) T × M – R
(d) T + M ÷ R
(e) None of these

Solutions -

8. How is 'H related to D' in 'D ÷ R – M × H'?
(a) Grandson
(b) Daughter
(c) Grandson or Granddaughter
(e) None of these

Solutions -

9. Which of the following means 'F' is paternal grandfather of 'H'?
(a) F – J ÷ H
(b) F ÷ J – H
(c) F ÷ J ÷ H
(d) H ÷ J ÷ F
(e) None of these

10. How will 'M is daughter of N' be written?
(a) M + D × N
(b) N ÷ M + W
(c) N ÷ M
(d) N × M
(e) None of these

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