Reasoning Ability Practice Questions (20 – 04 – 2018)

Reasoning Ability Practice Questions (20 – 04 – 2018)
Directions (1 – 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions below.
Eight boxes A, B, C, D, F, G, H and I are placed one above the other but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them has a different colour i.e. Black, Orange, Red, Green, Yellow, Purple, Blue and Brown (not necessarily in the same order). The bottom most box is numbered 1, immediate above box is numbered 2 so on until the topmost box is numbered 8.
There are only three boxes between B and H. Yellow and Black coloured boxes are not on the consecutive places. A box which is immediate above yellow coloured box is neither blue nor purple coloured box. G is an Orange coloured box but not kept on the top. There are only two boxes below Red coloured box. Blue coloured box is above purple coloured box. Neither H nor F is a purple coloured box. There are only two boxes between orange and black coloured box. Number of boxes between A and F is same as the number of boxes between A and I. Yellow coloured box is one place above box C. Box B kept just below the box G which kept above H. Green coloured box is immediate below the box H. Orange and Black coloured boxes are above Red coloured box.
1. Which of the following is the blue coloured box?
a) B
b) D
c) H
d) G
e) I
2. If all the boxes arranged in alphabetically order from the top to bottom, how many boxes will remain their original position?
a) None
b) One
c) Four
d) Three
e) Two
3. Which of the following pair is correct?
a) F - Brown
b) E - Orange
c) B - Yellow
d) A - Black
e) None of these
4. Box H has which of the following colour?
a) Blue
b) Purple
c) Black
d) Red
e) None of these
5. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which of them does not belong to the group?
a) D - B
b) C - H
c) I – A
d) B - I
e) G – I
Directions (6 – 10): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions
10 different missiles A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I and J are kept in two rows each row having 5 missiles. The south facing row has short-range missiles and north facing row has long-range missiles. The missiles of the first row are facing the missiles of the second row. Each of the two missiles are kept in an equal distance. The weights of missiles are 75, 80, 85, 95, 100, 105, 110, 120, 125 and 130 kg but not necessarily in same order. Only one missile is kept to the left of C which faces a missile having 105 kg weight. Missile A is kept at an extreme left corner of a row. Missile B is to the right of the missile which is the heaviest among them but not immediately next. J is kept to the second left of A which faces H. 130 and 125 kg missiles are kept at the corners of North facing row. Missile B faces the missile having least weight. There are two missiles between missile E and F. Missile E which faces D is not kept at any corner. More than two missiles are kept to the right of missile D. Missile H is not heaviest. Missile weighing 120 kg faces 110 kg missile which faces south. Missile B is heavier than only four missiles. Missile F is heavier than A but lighter than C. F doesn’t face G.
6. Which missile weights having 95 kg?
a) E
b) C
c) G
d) D
e) None of these
7. What is the weight of missile G?
a) 120 kg
b) 95 kg
c) 85 kg
d) 105 kg
e) None of these
8. Which missile is facing missile E?
a) D
b) B
c) A
d) G
e) J
9. Find the odd one out according to the sitting arrangement?
a) B
b) G
c) F
d) I
e) H
10. Choose the correctly matched pair.
a) A - 95 kg
b) J - 120 kg
c) E - 75 kg
d) H - 130 kg
e) B - 100 kg


Solutions:
(1 – 5):

1. B)   2. B)   3. C)   4. E)   5. D)  
(6 – 10):

6. B)   7. D)   8. A)   9. C)   10. E)