Must Solve Puzzles for Bank Exams (14 – 02 – 2018)

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Must Solve Puzzles for Bank Exams (14 – 02 – 2018)
Directions (1 – 5): Read the given information carefully and answer the questions given beside:
There is an auditorium having seats of either blue or green colour. These seats were occupied by 10 persons namely- A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I and J such that 5 of them occupy blue seats while other five occupies green seats. These 10 persons have different body weights- 65kg, 66kg, 67kg, 68kg, 69kg, 70kg, 71kg, 72kg, 73kg, and 74kg but not necessarily in the same order.
A was the heaviest and E was lightest among all. B did not sit on a blue seat and weighed less than G.  F also weighed less than G but more than both B as well as D. C was seated on a blue chair and weighed more than both J and H.  H and J sat on the chairs of same colour and their weights were two consecutive numbers. I weighed more than C but less than G. f sat on a Blue seat and weighed more than I. Both B and D weighed less than H. H’s weight is an even number.  D and A sat on seats having same colour as that of C. B sat on seat having the colour as that of J. E sat on a chair that has the same colour to the one on which I seated.
1. What is the weight of D?
a) 71
b) 77
c) 66
d) Can’t be determined
e) None of these
2. Who weighs more than J but less than I?
a) B
b) C
c) E
d) F
e) None of these
3. Who does not sit on the Green chair?
a) G
b) H
c) I
d) J
e) None of these
4. Who weighs 66 kgs?
a) B
b) D
c) Either B or D
d) H
e) None of these
5. What is the colour of the seat on which G sat?
a) Blue
b) Green
c) Black
d) Can’t be determined
e) None of these


Directions (6 – 10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given beside.
During a quiz contest, five players namely - Rinkesh, Shreshtha, Manish, Niranjan and Bobby were tested on their ability. Each of the players attempted 60 questions. The questions were classified into 3 types; correct, incorrect and skipped. The correct questions of the players were (25, 18, 23, 16 and 21). The incorrect questions of the players were (16, 18, 20, 24, 22). Each of them was wearing a tee-shirt of different colour and each of them had a different age from 21 to 25 years. Some additional information is given below:
  • Rinkesh’s number of skipped questions was 26 but was not 24 year old.
  • Manish’s number of correct questions was 23 but had the lowest number of skipped questions together with Niranjan. Manish didn’t wear Grey tee-shirt.
  • The person who was 24 year old, attempted 25 questions correctly and attempted 22 incorrectly.
  • Manish was 21 year old and there was someone wearing blue and a black tee-shirt.
  • Neither of Shreshtha nor Rinkesh wore a grey tee-shirt.
  • The difference between the age of Shreshtha and Rinkesh is 1 with Shreshtha being older than him.
  • The person who is 23 year old attempted 20 questions incorrectly while the person who is 25 year old solved 21 questions correctly.
  • White tee-shirt was put on by the person whose number of skipped questions was 23 while cream tee-shirt was put on by the person whose number of incorrect questions was 24.
  • Shreshtha had skipped 22 while Bobby attempted 16 questions incorrectly.
6. How many questions were skipped by Manish?
a) 26
b) 22
c) 13
d) 23
e) None of these
7. Which of the following combinations is true regarding person-t shirt color-age?
a) Shreshtha-blue-23
b) Bobby-white-25
c) Rinkesh-black-24
d) Manish-grey-21
e) None of these
8. 22 incorrect questions were attempted by which of the following persons?
a) Boby
b) Rinkesh
c) Manish
d) Shreshtha
e) None of these
9. Who among the following attempted highest number of correct questions?
a) Niranjan
b) Manish
c) Shreshtha
d) Bobby
e) None of these
10. Shreshta is wearing which of the following color’s T-shirt?
a) Black
b) Blue
c) Grey
d) Either Blue or Black
e) None of these



Solutions:
(1 – 5): Explanation:
Person
Weight
Colour
A
74
BLUE
B
66/67
GREEN
C
70
BLUE
D
66/67
BLUE
E
65
GREEN
F
72
BLUE
G
73
BLUE
H
68
GREEN
I
71
GREEN
J
69
GREEN
1. D)   2. B)   3. A)   4. C)   5. A)  
(6 – 10): Explanations:
Correct
Incorrect
Skipped
Colour
Age
Niranjan
25
22
13
Grey
24
Manish
23
24
13
Cream
21
Shreshtha
18
20
22
Blue/Black
23
Rinkesh
16
18
26
Black/Blue
22
Bobby
21
16
23
White
25
6. C)   7. B)   8. E)   9. A)   10. D)