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## Friday, November 03, 2017

Hello and welcome to exampundit. Here is a set of Reasoning Quiz on Decision making for Upcoming IBPS Bank Exams. The following set of questions are moderate mains level.

Directions(Qs.1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: Following are the eligibility criteria for becoming member of an exclusive club:
(i) The applicant should have annual income of at least ₹5 lakhs and should be able to pay one-time membership fee of ₹1 lakh.
(ii) The annual income and one-time membership fee is relaxed up to 50% for former defence personnel.
(iii) For the sons and daughters of the existing members the criterion of annual income is reduced to ₹ 3 lakhs and membership fee to ₹ 70 thousand.
(iv) Serving court judges are offered membership free and also the stipulation of annual income is waived.
(v) A national level sports personnel is eligible to become a member by paying ₹ 20 thousand as membership fee irrespective of annual income.

Below in each question, data/information about an individual is given. You have to decide, based on the information provided, under which criterion/criteria the individual is eligible to obtain membership. Please note that an individual can be eligible under more than one criteria. You are not to assume anything other than the information provided in each question.

1. Ashok Malhotra has been working in a Private Airlines Company as a pilot. His annual income is ₹ 10 lakhs. He is ready to pay ₹ 50 thousand as one-time membership fee. His father is a retired army officer.
(a) Not eligible
(b) Eligible under (ii) and (iii) only
(c) Eligible under (ii) only
(d) Eligible under (iv) only
(e) None of these

2. Navin Singh can pay ₹70 thousand as membership fee. He has been playing in the national football team and he works in a major public sector bank in the country. His father is a member of the club.
(a) Not eligible
(b) Eligible under (v) only
(c) Eligible under (iii) and (v) only
(d) Eligible under (iv) only
(e) None of these

3. Prabhu Sharma’s annual income is ₹ 6 lakhs. He is a retired judge of the supreme court. He can pay ₹ I lakh as the membership fee. He played cricket for his home state.
(a) Not eligible
(b) Eligible under (i) and (v) only
(c) Eligible under (i) only
(d) Eligible under (i) and (iii) only
(e) None of these

4. Meena Jaswani is daughter of an existing member of the club. Her annual income is ₹ 4 lakh. She can pay ₹ 80 thousand as membership fee. She works in Indian Navy.
(a) Eligible under (i) and (iii) only
(b) Eligible under (i) and (iv) only
(c) Eligible under (iii) only
(d) Eligible under (iv) only
(e) Eligible under (iii) and (iv) only

5. Shobha Patil works in a bank. She represents National Badminton team. Her father is retired judge of the local high court. Her annual income is ₹ 6 lakhs. She can pay ₹ 1 lakhs as membership fee.
(a) Eligible under (i) only
(b) Eligible under (v) only
(c) Eligible under (i) and (ii) only
(d) Eligible under (i) and (v) only
(e) None of these

Directions (Qs. 6-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: Following are the criteria for granting admission to the candidates in the Post-Graduate course in Software Technology:
The candidate must:
(A) have engineering degree with 65% marks.
(B) not be more than 28 years of age as on 1.12.2010.
(C) have obtained at least 50% marks in the entrance test.
(D) pay a sum of ₹ 1,00,000 at the time of admission as course fee.

However, if a candidate fulfils all the criteria except:
(i) D above, but can pay the fee in two installments, the case may be referred to the Director of the Institute.
(ii) B above, but he/she has passed post-graduation exam in science with 75% marks, his/her case may be referred to the Admission Coordinator.

Based on the above criteria and information provided against each candidate take a decision in each case. You are not to assume anything. If the data given are not adequate to take a decision mark your answer ‘Data inadequate’. The following cases are given to you as on 1.12.2010.

(a) if the candidate is to be admitted
(b) if the candidate is not to be admitted
(c) if the case is to be referred to the director
(d) if the case is to be referred to the admission coordinator

6. Sneha was 26 years old as on 3rd March, 2010. She has secured 75% marks in post-graduation in chemistry and she is ready to pay ₹ 1,00,000 at the time of admission. She has secured 72% marks in graduation in engineering and the entrance test.

7. Ashutosh has secured 62% and 68% marks in the entrance test and graduation in engineering respectively. He was 27 years old as on 1 April, 2010. He can pay ₹ 1,00,000 at the time of admission.

8. Rishikant was 26 years old as on 22 January. 2007. He has secured 65% marks in graduation in engineering and 83% marks in post-graduation in physics. He has secured 60% marks in the entrance test. He is ready to pay ₹ 1,00,000 at the time of admission.

9. Damodar was born on 19 May, 1985. He has secured 60% and 73% marks in the entrance test and post-graduation respectively. He is ready to pay ₹ 1,00,000 at the time of admission.

10. Khemchand has secured 69% and 65% marks in graduation in engineering and the entrance test respectively. He was born on 10 November, 1983. He is ready to pay ₹ 75,000 at the time of admission and the rest ₹ 25,000 after three months.

1. A
2. B
3. C
4. C
5. D
6. A
7. A
8. D
9. E
10. C

Solutions:

1-5:

6-10:

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