Reasoning High Level Puzzles for SBI PO 2017

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Reasoning High Level Puzzles for SBI PO 2017
Directions (1 – 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
There are seven girls, Neha, Mohini, Sneha, Siddhi, Varsha, Snigdha and Priyanka who participated in a game competition which started on Monday and ended on Sunday. In the first round of the competition, each of them played different games, Cricket, Chess, Badminton, Table tennis, Hockey, Carom and Basket ball, but not necessarily in the same order. They like different colours, Red, Blue, Green, Yellow, White, Violet and Black, but not necessarily in the same order.
Mohini did not play on the day either immediately before or immediately after the game of Siddhi, who does not like either White or Red or Yellow colour. Two games were held between the game of Priyanka and Snigdha, neither of whom played on Monday. There was one game between the game of Siddhi and Sneha. But Sneha’s game did not happen either on Monday or on Wednesday. Sneha likes Blue colour and played Cricket. The one, who played Badminton on the last day of competition, likes Green colour. Varsha played immediately after Sneha and he likes Red colour. Neha does not like White colour and played Table tennis. Siddhi did not play either Basket ball or Carom. The one who played Hockey was scheduled immediately after the game of Cricket. Priyanka, who likes Violet, played on the fourth day of the competition but played neither Cricket nor Chess.
1. Who among the following played on the day before the game of Mohini?
a) The person who played Badminton song.
b) The person who likes Yellow colour.
c) The person who likes Blue colour.
d) The person who likes Red colour.
e) None
2. Which of the following combinations is definitely false regarding their schedule?
a) Sneha – Blue – Cricket
b) Siddhi – Black – Chess
c) Neha – Yellow – Table tennis
d) Priyanka – Violet – Badminton
e) None of these
3. Who plays Carom?
a) Priyanka
b) Siddhi
c) Mohini
d) Either Mohini or Priyanka
e) None of these
4. If ‘Priyanka’ is related to ‘Blue’, ‘Varsha’ is related to ‘Green’, which of the following is ‘Siddhi’ related to?
a) White
b) Violet
c) Yellow
d) Black
e) None of these
5. Which of the following combinations is true?
a) Neha’s game was held on the fifth day of the week.
b) Varsha likes Violet color.
c) Siddhi plays Cricket.
d) Varsha’s game was scheduled before Sneha but after Snigdha.
e) None of these
Directions (6 – 10): Study the following information and answer the questions followed:
There are 12 players- A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K and L in an IPL team. During the practice they are seated in 3 rows (4 players in each row). All of them are facing north. 4 players play as Batsman, 6 play as Bowler and 2 play as wicketkeeper. No Batsman sits in 3rd (back) row. In 2nd (middle) row, only Bowler are sitting.F and D sit on the left and right corner respectively in the 2nd row.B sits behind a Batsman and in front of C. I is 2nd to the right of A and he sits in front of G. J and L sit next to the persons who play as wicketkeeper. E sits at the corner of a row but is not a wicketkeeper. H plays as a Batsman. K is not at any of the ends but sit in 3rd row.
6. Who among them are group of Batsman?
a) A, L, E, C
b) H, I, E, G
c) B, H, I, G
d) None of these
e) Can’t be determine
7. Who is Wicket keeper ?
a) C
b) K
c) Either C or K
d) Both C and K
e) None of these
8. Who is sitting in front of K ?
a) B
b) E
c) G
d) H
e) None of these.
9. Which of the following statement in not definitely false?
a) J is bowler and sitting in left end of Row.
b) L is bowler and sitting right end of Row
c) C is bowler.
d) Both 1) and 2)
e) None of these.
10. Group of people sitting in 3rd row is ?
a) C, K, J, L
b)  C, K, B, G
c) J, L, B, G
d) Can’t be determined
e) None of these
Solutions:
(1 – 5):
Day
Girls
Game
Color
Monday
Mohini
Carom or Basket ball
White
Tuesday
Neha
Table tennis
Yellow
Wednesday
Siddhi
Chess
Black
Thursday
Priyanka
Carom or Basket ball
Violet
Friday
Sneha
Cricket
Blue
Saturday
Varsha
Hockey
Red
Sunday
Snigdha
Badminton
Green
1. E)   2. D)   3. D)   4. B)   5. E)  
(6 – 10):
A (Batsman)
H (Batsman)
I (Batsman)
E (Batsman)
F (Bowler)
B (Bowler)
G (Bowler)
D (Bowler)
J/L (Bowler)
C (Wicket Keeper)
K (Wicket Keeper)
J/L (Bowler)
6. D)   7. D)   8. C)   9. D)   10. A)