Reasoning Quiz for Upcoming IBPS Exams - Set 31 | Puzzle Pre

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Directions(1-5): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:
Seven persons Ambika, Sonalin, Anamika, Archana, Karishma, Pallavi and Nisha are seated in a straight line facing north in ascending order of their salaries. Nisha earns more than Pallavi and Archana. Nisha earns more than Ambika but he does not earn the highest. Ambika earns more than Pallavi. The person who earns the second highest receives a salary of Rs. 35,000 while the third lowest earner receives Rs.23,000. Karishma earns less than Pallavi but more than Archana. Anamika earns Rs. 18,000.

Q1. Who among the following earn(s) more than Rs. 23,000 but less than Rs. 35,000?
(a) Only Ambika
(b) Only Pallavi
(c) Ambika and Pallavi
(d) Karishma and Pallavi
(e) Ambika and Nisha

Q2. Who among the following may earn Rs. 21,000?
(a) Karishma
(b) Archana
(c) Pallavi
(d) Anamika
(e) Nisha

Q3. Who among the following earns more than Karishma but less than Ambika?
(a) Anamika
(b) Nisha
(c) Archana
(d) Pallavi
(e) Sonalin

Q4. Who among the following earns the highest?
(a) Sonalin
(b) Nisha
(c) Ambika
(d) Pallavi
(e) Karishma

Q5. Who among the following earns Rs.35,000?
(a) Ambika
(b) Pallavi
(c) Sonalin
(d) Karishma
(e) Nisha


Directions(6-10): Study the following information answer the questions that follow.
Seven institutes P, Q, R, S, T, U and V provide coaching for seven different competitive exams, viz. Engineering, NET, CAT, SSC, Banking, Medical and TET, but not necessarily in the same order. There is one day weekly off in each institute from Monday to Sunday but not necessarily in the same order. No two institutes have the same weekly off day. Institute R provides coaching for NET and is not closed either on Friday or on Wednesday. Institute S provides coaching for Engineering, and Thursday is its weekly off day. Institute T and U do not provide coaching for Banking and neither of these has Wednesday as weekly off day Institute Q provides coaching for SSC and remains closed on Sunday. The one which provides coaching for Medical has Tuesday as weekly off day. Institute V provides coaching for TET and remains closed on Monday. Institute T does not provide coaching for CAT.

Q6. Institute R remains closed on which of the following days?
(a) Sunday
(b) Monday
(c) Tuesday
(d) Saturday
(e) None of these

Q7. Which of the following institutes provides coaching for Banking?
(a) P
(b) T
(c) U
(d) T or U
(e) None of these

Q8. Which of the following combinations is correct?
(a) Wednesday — Q — SSC
(b) Wednesday — Q — Banking
(c) Friday — U — CAT
(d) Thursday — S— Medical
(e) None of these

Q9. Which institute provides coaching for Medical?
(a) P
(b) U
(c) T
(d) S
(e) None of these

Q10. On which of the following days does Institute U remain closed?
(a) Tuesday
(b) Wednesday
(c) Sunday
(d) Can’t be determined

(e) None of these



  1. c
  2. b
  3. d
  4. a
  5. e
  6. d
  7. a
  8. c
  9. c


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