## Reasoning Ability Set - 2 || IBPS Clerk Prelims 2020

Directions (1 – 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:

Nine managers are living on nine different floors of a same building, but not necessarily in the same order. The first floor is numbered as 1, the second floor is numbered as 2 and so on till the topmost floor is numbered 9. R does not live above the P’s floor. N lives on odd numbered floor. J and L live on adjacent floors of each other. L lives on adjacent floor of neither E’s floor nor C’s floor. More than one manager lives between G and A, who lives below N. P lives at a gap of two floors below E’s floor and at a gap of one floor above C’s floor. C does not live on lowermost floor. There are two managers live between R and N, who does not live on topmost floor.

1. Who among the following lives just above J?

a) R

b) E

c) C

d) N

e) None of these

2. Which of the following pair live on topmost and lowermost floor?

a) E, J

b) G, L

c) J, A

d) E, G

e) A, L

3. Who among the following lives on 6th floor?

a) N

b) A

c) E

d) P

e) None of these

4. How many managers live below L’s floor?

a) Two

b) Three

c) No one

d) one

e) More than three

5. Four of the following five belong to a group in a certain way, find which of the one does not belong to that group?

a) N

b) G

c) L

d) R

e) P

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

Ten persons have marriage anniversary in five different months viz. April, June, August, October and December, but not necessarily in the same order. Their marriage anniversary have on 2 different dates viz. 15 and 18. Each of the ten person have anniversary on ten different dates.

There are only two person’s marriage anniversaries before F’s marriage anniversary. Two person’s anniversary between the anniversary of F and H. E and Z have anniversary in October. Only one person’s anniversary between the anniversary of E and V. V’s anniversary is not in same month as of H. There are same number of anniversaries between Z and G’s anniversary as between F and W’s anniversary. W’s anniversary is in a month having 31 days. There is no one’s anniversary between the anniversaries of X and K, whose anniversary is exactly between the anniversaries of E and Y. X’s anniversary is not in same month as K’s anniversary.

6. In which month X has marriage anniversary?

a) August

b) April

c) October

d) June

e) December

7. Who among the following has marriage anniversary on 15th April?

a) G

b) Y

c) H

d) V

e) None of these

8. Who among the following has marriage anniversary on 18th December?

a) W

b) Y

c) V

d) G

e) None of these

9. Which of the following Date W has marriage anniversary?

a) 18th December

b) 15th August

c) 18th June

d) 15th December

e) None of these

10. Four of the following five belong to a group in a certain way, find which of the one does not belong to that group?

a) K

b) G

c) Z

d) W

e) Y

Directions (11 – 15): In these questions, relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. The statements are followed by conclusions. Give answer

11. Statements: M ≥ S ≥ J ≤ Y, X > Q ≥ M ≤ C ≤ L

Conclusions: I. L > Y          II. X > N

a) If only conclusion I is true

b) If only conclusion II is true

c) If either conclusion I or II is true

d) If neither conclusion I nor II is true

e) If both conclusions I and II are true

12. Statements: E < A ≤ C = D; B = A ≥ P ≥ Q; E < F ≤ G = H

Conclusions:

I. Q < G

II. H > P

III. D ≥ B

a) Both conclusions I and II are true.

b) Both conclusions II and III are true.

c) Only conclusion II is true.

d) Only conclusion III is true.

e) All conclusions I, II and III are false.

13. Statements: B < A ≤ C; E < D ≤ B > F; E > G ≥ H

Conclusions:

I. C > F

II. A > E

III. H < B

a) Only conclusion I is true.

b) Both conclusions I and II are true.

c) Only conclusion III is true.

d) Both conclusions II and III are true.

e) All conclusions I, II and III are true

14. Statements: L < M ≤ N = O; J ≤ K = L; P > O ≥ Q

Conclusions:

I. J < N

II. P > K

III. Q < N

a) Only conclusion I is true.

b) Both conclusions I and II are true.

c) Only conclusion III is true.

d) Both conclusions II and III are true.

e) All conclusions I, II and III are false.

15. Statements: T > U ≥ V; N ≤ M < R; T = M ≤ S

Conclusions:

I. N < T

II. R > U

III. V < M

a) Only conclusion I is true.

b) Both conclusions I and II are true.

c) Only conclusion III is true.

d) Both conclusions II and III are true.

e) All conclusions I, II and III are false.

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