## Sunday, 14 May 2017

### REASONING QUIZ:BASED ON NEW PATTERN

Directions (1-5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Nine friends A , B, C, D, E, F, G, H, and I are living in a same building of nine floor counting from one to nine. Ground floor is numbered 1 and so on . They all like different colour i.e plum, cyan, magenta, maroon, azure, crimson, chartreuse, pink, and grey but not necessarily in the same order. There are three floors between A and I, who likes azure colour. H likes magenta colour and lives immediately above the floor on which A lives. There is only one floor between H and G, who likes maroon colour. F likes cyan colour and lives below the floor on which G lives. F does not live on even number floor. There is only two floors between F and E, who likes plum colour. B likes pink colour and lives below the floor on which F lives.  B lives on even number floor. There is as many as floor between B and one, who like crimson colour and between A and C . A does not like chartreuse colour.
Q1.A likes which of the following colour?
(a) Magenta
(b) Grey
(c) Maroon
(d) Plum
(e) Azure

Q2. D lives on which of the following floor?
(a) First
(b) Second
(c) Third
(d) Fourth
(e) Fifth

Q3. H is related to Maroon and C is related to cyan, in the same way F is related to?
(a) Chartreuse
(b) Pink
(c) Azure
(d) Crimson
(e) None of these

Q4. Who among following lives on seventh floor?
(a) G
(b) H
(c) E
(d) A
(e) C

Q5. How many floors are there between the E and the floor on which F lives?
(a) Two
(b) Three
(c) Four
(d) One
(e) None of these

Solution (1-5):

S1. Ans. (b)
Sol.

S2. Ans. (a)
Sol.

S3. Ans. (a)
Sol.

S4. Ans. (a)
Sol.

S5. Ans. (a)

Sol.

Directions (6-10): Study the following information to answer the given questions.
Eight people viz. A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting in a straight line facing north. Each of them has a birthday in different months viz. January, February, March, April, May, June, July and August but not necessarily in the same order. G sits third to the right of the person whose birthday in May month. The person whose birthday in August month sits second to the right of G.A and E are immediate neighbours of each other. Neither A nor E has birthday in either May or August month. Neither A nor E is an immediate neighbour of G.H sits third to the right of the person whose birthday is in January month. Neither A nor E has birthday in January. H’s birthday is not in August month. Only two persons sit between E and the person whose birthday is in July month. The person whose birthday is in February month sits on the immediate left of D. Only one person sits between E and B. C’s birthday is before July month. E’s birthday is after April month. G’s birthday month comes after A’s birthday month.

Q6. Who among the following sits exactly between E and B?
(a) The person whose birthday is in May
(b) The person whose birthday is in January
(c) D
(d) A
(e) The person whose birthday is in August

Q7. ‘H’ is related to ‘July’ in a certain way based on the above arrangement. ‘B’ is related to ‘June’ following the same pattern. ‘_____’ is related to ‘May’ following the same pattern.
(a) F
(b) G
(c) A
(d) D
(e) C

Q8. Which of the following is true regarding D?
(a) Only two people sit to the left of D.
(b) D is sitting second to the right of the person whose birthday is in July.
(c) E and B are immediate neighbours of D.
(d) D’s birthday is in May.
(e) D’s birthday in August.

Q9. How many people sit between C and the person whose birthday  is in April?
(a) None
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Three
(e) Four

Q10. Who among the following are sitting at extreme ends of the line?
(a) A and the person whose birthday is in August
(b) The person whose birthday is in May and E
(c) C and G
(d) The persons whose birthday is in March and June
(e) None of these

Solution (6-10):

S6. Ans. (a)
Sol.

S7. Ans. (a)
Sol.

S8. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S9. Ans. (c)
Sol.

S10. Ans. (a)

Sol.

Directions (11–15): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
There are seven students, A, B, C, D, E, F and G. And they like different subjects viz. Hindi, English, Sanskrit, Science, and Art but not necessarily in the same order. They play different games viz. Ludo, Chess, Badminton, Cricket, Football, Carrom, and Kho-Kho but not necessarily in the same order. They are from different sectors of Noida viz. Noida Sec-37, Noida Sec-62, Noida Sec-58, Noida Sec-12, Noida Sec-44, and Noida Sec-19. Each subject is liked by at least one student except two subjects which are liked by two students each. Only two students are there, who are from the same place (Sector). The following information is known about them. A likes English subject. E likes Art subject and plays cricket. The student who plays Badminton belongs to Noida Sec-44. D and F likes same subject. The only student who belongs to Noida Sec-37 plays Ludo. B plays either Chess or Carrom. F belongs to Noida Sec-19. The one who belongs to Noida Sec-12 plays Football but he does not like English subject nor he is the D. Neither  B nor F likes Sanskrit subject. The student who likes Hindi belongs to Noida Sec-58 and in any case he is not D. The student who plays Kho-Kho likes Sanskrit subject. C and E belong to same sector of Noida. There are two students who like Sanskrit subject. A does not belong to Noida Sec-37 and C does not like Football.

Q11. Which of the following students belong to Noida Sec-62?
(a)C
(b)G
(c)E
(d)A
(e)Both (a) and (c)

Q12) which one of the following student plays Carrom?
(a)B
(b)F
(c)D
(d)A
(e)Either (a) or (b)

Q13) Which of the following student belongs to Noida Sec-44?
(a)D
(b)C
(c)G
(d)F
(e)A

Q14) Which of the following statements is true?
(a) A plays cricket
(b) C Hindi likes subject
(c) E plays ludo
(d) B likes Hindi subject
(e) None of these

Q15). Which of the following student likes English subject?
(a)E
(b)A
(c)D
(d)F
(e)G

Solution (11-15):

S11. Ans. (e)
Sol.

S12. Ans. (e)
Sol.

S13. Ans. (e)
Sol.

S14. Ans. (d)
Sol.

S15. Ans. (b)
Sol.