__IBPS RRB PO
Mains Reasoning Practice Set - 1__

**Directions (1-5): Read the following information carefully
and answer the questions given below:**

There are eight people P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W sitting around a circular table for the lunch. Some of them are facing towards the centre of the table while some are facing opposite to the centre of the table. They all are of different age viz. 18, 27, 15, 19, 13, 17, 11 and 31 years. All the above information is not necessarily in the same order.

P is sitting third to the right of R. P’s age is 31 years.
One person is sitting between P and Q. S is sitting fourth to the right of Q.
The one whose age is 15 years sits second to the right of S. Three persons sit
between the one whose age is 15years and the one whose age is 31years. The one
whose age is 18years sits second to the right of the one whose age is 31 years.
The age of S is not 18 years. The one whose age is 17 years sits third to the
right of the one whose age is 18 years. R’s age is 17 years. There are two
persons sit between S and T. There are three persons sit between the one whose
age is 13 years and the one whose age is 19 years. T’s age is neither 13 years
nor 19 years. T faces towards the centre of the table. There is only one person
sits between the one whose age is 19 years and the one whose age is 27 years.
The one whose age is 15 years sits third to the right of the one whose age is
27 years. The one whose age is 11 years sits third to the right of the one
whose age is 19 years. V sits fourth to the right of the one whose age is 13
years. U is not an immediate neighbour of V. The one whose age is 13 years sits
third to the left of the one whose age is 15 years and both faces the same
direction.

**1) Whose age is 15 years?**

A) The one who sits second to the left of Q

B) Q

C) The one who sits immediate right of S

D) T

E) The one who sits opposite to P

**2) If T is related to R and Q is related to S, in the same
way, P is related to?**

A) U

B) Q

C) V

D) T

E) W

**3) Who among the following sits third to the right of the one
whose age is 31 years?**

A) U

B) S

C) V

D) R

E) W

**4) Which of the following combination is correct?**

A) T-18

B) R-15

C) S-11

D) U-19

E) W-17

**5) Who sits opposite to the one whose age is 18 years?**

A) U

B) The one whose age is 19 years.

C) R

D) The one whose age is 31 years.

E) The one whose age is 11 years.

**Directions (6 – 10): Study the following information
carefully and answer the questions.**

Eight persons P, A, Q, B, R, C, S and D are sitting in a row
but not necessarily in the same order. Some of them are facing north and some
of them are facing south. D is 40 years old and the persons who are
sitting to the left of D are younger to D and the personswho are sitting to the
right of D are elder to D. It is also known that

**Note:** Facing the same direction means, if one is facing north
then the other also faces north and vice-versa. Facing the
opposite directions means, if one is facing north then the
other faces south and vice-versa.

A and S are facing the opposite direction. Two persons are
sitting between P and D. The one who is 10 years elder than P sits second to
the right of P who sits at one of the ends. Three persons sit between C and B.D
faces north. The one who is 54 years old sits second to the left of B. S and C
facing the opposite direction. Number of persons sits between B and Q is as
same as that of D and R. R faces same direction as the second eldest person.
C’s age is five more than the half of D’s age. None of the persons are below 18
years old. The one who is 60 years old sits third to the left of Q. The Sum of
ages of Q and R is equal to thrice the age of C and the difference between the
ages of R and Q is 15 years. The eldest person is two years elder than the
second eldest person. C faces same direction as the eldest person. Not more
than two people facing same direction are sitting together.

**6) Who is the eldest person in the group?**

A) S

B) A

C) B

D) P

E) Q

**7) Which of following person sits third to the left of C?**

A) The one who is 40 years old

B) The one who is 60 years old

C) The one who is immediate right of B

D) A

E) None of these

**8) What is the sum of ages of third youngest and fourth
eldest person in the group?**

A) 70 Years

B) 85 Years

C) 60 Years

D) 75 Years

E) None of these

**9) Who sits immediate right of R?**

A) P

B) The one who is second to the right of B

C) A

D) The one whose age is 60

E) Both (C) and (D)

**10) Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct?**

**i)**
D and R are facing the same direction

**ii)**
S is younger than A

**iii)** Q is 60 years old

A) Only (i) and (iii)

B) Only (i) and (ii)

C) Only (ii)

D) Only (i)

E) All (i), (ii) and (iii)

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