## Friday, 17 March 2017

### Reasoning Quiz

Directions(1-5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
(i) Seven teachers Prashant, Vidushi, Vandana, Aniket, Neeraj, Meena and Priyanka teach in the science section of XII of a particular school. They teach one of the following subjects Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Physics and Maths
(ii) Physics and Chemistry are teached by two teachers.
(iii) Both the Chemistry teachers and one from Zoology and Maths each has cleared UGC (NET).
(iv) Four female teachers are Vidushi, Vandana, Meena and Priyanka. Of them two are married. Two teachers are members of PTA executive council, out of which only one is male. However, none of the married teachers are its members.
(v) All the married teachers except one are class teachers of one class or the other. There are four married teachers Prashant, Vidushi, Aniket and Meena. There are three subject teachers.
(vi) None of the married women teachers have cleared UGC(NET). Two male teachers have cleared NET out of which one is married. he is Mr.Prashant, a subject teacher. He is not from PCM stream. He teaches Botany or Zoology.
(vii) The PTA members are subject teachers and not class teachers.
(viii) PTA members teach same subject.
(ix) Only Mrs.Vidushi teaches Botany. Priyanka is a class teacher.
1. Who among the following are the PTA members?
Prashant and Vidushi
Vidushi and Vandana
Vandana and Aniket
Vandana and Neeraj
None of these
Answer : (1-5)

2. How many pairs of letters are there in the word CAPITULATE each of which has many letters between them in the word as in the English alphabetical series?
What does Priyanka teach?
Maths
Chemistry
Can’t be determined
None of these

3. Who is the male class teacher?
Meena
Aniket
Prashant
Either Aniket or Neeraj
None of these

4. Which of the following combinations is correct?
Prashant – NET cleared – Married – Botany
Vidushi – NET not cleared – Married – Botany
Vandana – NET cleared – Married – Chemistry
Aniket – NET cleared – Married – Physics
Neeraj – NET cleared – Married – Chemistry

5. Which of the following combinations is incorrect?
Neeraj – Unmarried – male – Chemistry
Vandana – Unmarried – Female – Chemistry
Prashant – Married – Male – Zoology
Vidushi – Married – Female – Botany
Priyanka – Married – Female – Maths

Directions (Q. 6-10): Study the following information and answer the questions given below.
In a conference 8 people Pappu, Kalu, Chotu, Bikki, Golu, Tina, Reena and Payal from different cities Begusarai, Khagaria, Munger, Bhagalpur, Mokama, Muzzafarpur, Purnia and Katihar not necessarily in same order sitting around a rectangular table. 3 persons are sitting oneach longer side andeach on the smaller sides.Bikki is sitting second to the right of the person who is from Katihar. Golu is sitting third to the left of the person who isfrom Muzzafarpur. Tina and Reena are sitting opposite each other. Chotu is sitting diagonally opposite the person from Purnia. Kalu is sittingopposite the person who is from Begusarai. The person from Bhagalpur is sitting second to the right of the person from Mokamaandsecond to the left of Pappu, who is not sitting near the person who is from Purnia. Reena is sitting on the smaller side and to the right ofthe person who is from Purnia. Persons from Mokamaand Bhagalpur are not on the same side of the table. The person fromBhagalpur is sitting third to the right of the person from Katihar, who is not sitting diagonally opposite the person from Khagaria.The person from Bhagalpur is third to the left of Chotu. Tina sits second to the left of Payal.The person fromKhagaria sits opposite to the person fromMokama.
6. Who is sitting third to the right of the person from Muzzafarpur?
Golu
Person from Mokama
Pappu
Person from Purnia
None of these
Answer : (6-10)

7. Who is definitely sitting diagonally opposite to Bikki?
Pappu
Chotu
Person from Khagaria
Person from Munger
Can't be determined

8. According to the sitting arrangement what will come in place of question mark? Bikki : Bhagalpur ::Chotu : ?
Muzzafarpur
Mokama
Munger
Katihar
None of these

9. From which city does Pappu belong?
Khagaria
Begusarai
Mokama
Katihar
Can't be determined

10. Which of the following combinations is definitely correct?
Payal –Katihar
Bikki – Mokama
Pappu– Munger
Reena – Bhagalpur
None of these

Directions (Q. 11-15): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions. A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input and its rearrangement:
Input: all 25 next call English 35 long over 42 jug under 39
Step I: call next English 35 long over 42 jug under 39 all 25
Step II: call jug next long over 42 under 39 all 25 English 35
Step III: call jug long next under 39 all 25 English 35 over 42
Step IV: call jug long next all 25 English 35 over 42 under 39
And step IV is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above step, find out the approximate step for the given input.
Input: power turn copper every 22 order 34 flower kite inter 29 aptitude 41 hope
11. What is the position of ‘order’ in Step II?
Fifth from the left
Sixth from the left
Eighth from the right
Ninth from the right
None of these
Answer : (11-15) In the rearrangement, the words starting with consonant are arranged in alphabetical order from left to right, and the words starting with vowels and followed by a number are arranged in alphabetical order from right to left along with the number in each step.
Input: Power turn copper every 22 order 34 flower kite inter 29 aptitude 41 hope
Step – I: Copper power turn every 22 order 34 flower kite inter 29 hope aptitude 41
Step – II: Copper flower power turn order 34 kite inter 29 hope aptitude 41 every 22
Step – III: Copper flower hope power turn order 34 kite aptitude 41 every 22 inter 29
Step – IV: Copper flower hope kite power turn aptitude 41 every 22 inter 29 order 34

12. Which step would be the following output? Copper flower hope power turn order 34 kite aptitude 41 every 22 inter 29’
II
III
V
There is no such step
None of these

13. How many steps will be required to complete the arrangement of the above input?
Five
Six
Four
Seven
None of these

14. Which of the following words/numbers would be at the eighth position from the right end in the last step?
32
order
41
aptitude
None of these

15.  How many elements are there between ‘34’ and ‘inter’ in Step III?
One
Three
Five
None
None of these