Reasoning Practice Puzzles for Bank Exams, RBI Assistants, IPPB Exam

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Reasoning Practice Puzzles for Bank Exams, RBI Assistants, IPPB Exam

Directions (1 – 5): read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Ram, Vinod, Ajay, Sachin, Yogesh and Sajan are the members of a club. Each plays different games, namely cricket, football, tennis, chess, hockey and badminton and belongs to different cities namely Kanpur, Ghaziabad, Delhi, Faridabad, Sonipat, Noida, but not necessarily in the same order.
Vinod belongs to Ghaziabad and does not play chess or hockey. The person who plays chess, does not belong to Noida. Ram plays football. Sajan belongs to Delhi and does not play chess. The person who plays badminton, belongs to Faridabad. Sachin belongs to Sonipat and plays cricket. Ajay does not play badminton.
1. Who belongs to Noida?
a) Ajay
b) Ram
c) Yogesh
d) Vinod
e) None of these
2. Which game is played by Sajan?
a) Tennis
b) Badminton
c) Chess
d) Hockey
e) None of these
3. Who plays Tennis?
a) Ram
b) Sajan
c) Vinod
d) Ajay
e) None of these
4. Which of the following is the Incorrect combination?
a) Ajay – Noida – Chess
b) Vinod – Ghaziabad – Cricket
c) Sachin – Sonipat – Cricket
d) Sajan – Delhi – Hockey
e) None of these
5. Who plays badminton and belongs to Faridabad?
a) Ram
b) Sajan
c) Ajay
d) Vinod
e) None of these
Directions (6 – 10): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven persons namely J, K, L, M, N, O and P visit to a Movie Palace having three screens (Screen 1, 2 and 3). Each of them studies different courses, namely MCA, BCA, MBA, BBA, BE, B.Tech and M.Tech, but not necessarily in the same order. Out of these, two persons are watching a movie in Screen 1, three are watching in screen 2 and two are watching in screen 3.
J studies MCA but is not watching the movie in Screen 3. The person, who studies MBA, is the only one, who is watching the movie in the same screen, in which J is watching. K and O are not watching the movie in screen 2, and they study M.Tech and BE, respectively. L studies BBA. P neither studies MBA nor B.Tech. The person N is watching the movie in the same screen, in which the person who studies in BCA is watching.
6. Which course does M study?
a) BBA
b) B.Tech
c) MBA
d) BE
e) MCA
7. Who studies BCA?
a) K
b) L
c) J
d) M
e) P
8. Which of the following groups of persons are watching a movie in screen 2?
a) L, M and N
b) P, M and L
c) M, N and L
d) P, L and N
e) N, P and M
9. Which of the following is the correct combination?
a) K – MCA – Screen 2
b) L – BBA – Screen 2
c) P – B.Tech – Screen 3
d) O – B.E – Screen 2
e) K – BCA – Screen 1
10. Who does study M.Tech and is watching a movie in screen 3?
a) K
b) P
c) N
d) O
e) J
Solutions:
(1 – 5):
Person
Ram
Vinod
Ajay
Sachin
Yogesh
Sajan
City
Noida
Ghaziabad
Kanpur
Sonipat
Faridabad
Delhi
Game
Football
Tennis
Chess
Cricket
Badminton
Hockey
1. B) Ram belongs to Noida
2. D) Sajan plays Hockey
3. C) Vinod plays Tennis
4. A) “Ajay – Noida – Chess” combination is incorrect
5. E) Yogesh plays badminton and belongs to Faridabad
(6 – 10):
Person
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Course
MCA
M.Tech
BBA
MBA
B.Tech
BE
BCA
Movie Screen
1
3
2
1
2
3
2
6. C) M studies MBA
7. E) P studies BCA
8. D) The group of persons P, L and N, is watching a movie in screen 2
9. B) the “L – BBA – Screen 2” is the correct combination
10. A) K studies M.Tech and is watching a movie in screen 3