SBI PO Prelims 2017: Puzzle Quiz - Set 28

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

Eight candidates A, G, L, N, P, Q, R and S have applied for IBPS exam for different banks, viz BOB, BOI, Dena Bank, UBI, OBC, Indian Bank, Corporation Bank and UCO Bank but not necessarily in the same order. There are five male and three female candidates in this group. Each male and each female has applied from his/her city, viz Mumbai, Patna, Indore, Puri, Kolkata, Kochi, Hyderabad and Chennai. No male has applied from Kochi and Puri. P has applied for Indian Bank from Chennai. The one who has applied for Corporation Bank is neither from Indore nor from Puri. G has applied for OBC. His sister L has applied for Dena Bank from Mumbai. The one who belongs to Patna has applied for BOB. The one who has applied from Indore is not a female. N has applied for UBI and her friend has applied for BOB. Q is from Hyderabad and has not applied either for Corporation Bank or for UCO Bank. The one who has applied for UCO Bank has applied neither from Kolkata nor from Indore. S has applied from Puri. A does not apply from Kolkata.

1. Which of the following groups is a group of female applicants?
1) G, N, L
2) N, Q, S
3) L, N, S
4) P, Q, R
5) None of these

2. Who among the following has applied from Kochi?
1) P
2) N
3) S
4) L
5) None of these

3. Which of the following combinations is true?
1) A – UBI – Kochi
2) R – Corporation Bank – Indore
3) L – UCO Bank – Mumbai
4) G – OBC – Indore
5) None of these

4. Who among the following has applied for BOB?
1) A
2) S
3) N
4) Q
5) None of these

5. G belongs to which of the following cities?
1) Patna
2) Kochi
3) Indore
4) Hyderabad
5) None of these

6. Four of the five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
1) P
2) R
3) A
4) L
5) Q


Directions (Q. 7-9): Read the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

A, B, C, D and E are the students of five different disciplines—Arts, Palaeontology, Management, Accounting and Law, not necessarily in the same order. They live on different floors of a building having five floors (the ground floor is numbered one, the floor above it is numbered two, and so on, and the topmost floor is numbered five). A is a Accounting student and does not live on floor numbers one or four or five. B is a student neither of Palaeontology nor of Management. D, who is an Arts student, stays on floor number two. Neither Law student nor the Management student lives on the top floor. Neither B nor E lives on floor number four.

7. Who stays on the top floor?
1) A
2) E
3) B
4) C
5) Can’t be determined

8. Which of the following is the student of Management?
1) E
2) B
3) A
4) C
5) Can’t be determined

9. Who stays on the ground floor (floor number one)?
1) A
2) B
3) C
4) E
5) Can’t be determined

  1. 3
  2. 2
  3. 4
  4. 1
  5. 3
  6. 4
  7. 2
  8. 4
  9. 2



 Indian Bank
 Corporation Bank
 Dena Bank


Top floor 5
Ground floor 1



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