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## GK Trick

### Reasoning Quiz for IBPS PO Prelims: 2018

Direction (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions:

Eight persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H are seated in a row, some of them are facing towards north direction and some of them are facing towards south direction also they like different brands i.e. Levi’s, H&M, Wrangler, Arrow, Biba, Febindia, Allen Solly, and Zara (not necessarily in same order). A, sits second to the right of G. The one who likes Zara sits third to the left of H, who doesn’t face north. G doesn’t like Arrow. F sits third to the left of the one who likes H&M. D sits second to the left of C, who is not an immediate neighbour of G. C faces same direction as G faces. The one who likes Allen Solly brand sits fourth to the left D. A doesn’t like H&M. The one who likes Wrangler is an immediate neighbour of G. B is an immediate neighbour of F. The one who likes Febindia sits sixth to the right of E. A and B face same direction as F faces. Only one person sits to the left of the one who likes Arrow. The one who likes Arrow sits second to the right of the one who sits second to the left of G. The one who likes Wrangler is an immediate neighbour of G.

Q1. Who among the following likes Allen Solly brand?
C
H
A
B
None of these

Q2. Who among the following sits immediate right of the one who likes Zara brand?
H
F
C
B
None of these

Q3. Who among the following likes Biba brand?
A
C
G
Either (b) or (c)
None of these

Q4. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence they form a group. Which one of the following does not belong to that group?
A
B
C
F
D

Q5. Who among the following sits second to the right of the one who likes Arrow brand?
A
F
G
H
None of these

Directions (6-10): In each of the questions below are given some statements followed by some Conclusions. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance from commonly known facts. Read all the Conclusions and then decide which of the given Conclusions logically follows from the given statements disregarding commonly known facts.

Q6. Statements: All Mango are Banana.
Some Banana are Grapes.
Some Apple are Grapes.
Conclusions: I Some Apple are Banana.
II. Some Grapes are Mango.
III. Some Mango are Apple.
Only I follows
Only II follows
Only I and III follow
Only III follows
None follows

Q7. Statements: Some River are Land.
All Land are Mountain.
All River are Water.
Conclusions: I. Some Water are Land.
II. Some Mountain are River.
III. Some Water are Mountain.
All follow
Only II and III follow
Only I and III follow
Only I and II follow
None of these

Q8. Statements: All Pearl are Ocean.
All Ocean are Water.
All Moon are Water.
Conclusions I. Some Ocean are Moon.
II. Some Water are Pearl.
III. All Pearl are Water.
Only I follows
Only II follows
Only III follows
Only II and III follow
None of these

Q9. Statements: Some Red are Green.
All Green are Yellow.
All White are Yellow.
Conclusions: I. All White are Green.
II. Some Red are Yellow.
III. Some White are Red.
Only I follows
Only II follows
Only III follows
Only I and II follow
None of these

Q10. Statements: Some Money are Rent.
All Rent are Salary.
Some Pay are Rent.
Conclusions: I. Some Salary are Pay.
II. Some Money are Salary.
III. All Salary are Rent.
Only I and III follow
Only II follows
Only I and II follow
Only III follows
None of these

Directions (11-15): In the following questions the symbols \$, #, @, % and & are used with the following meanings illustrated as below: ‘A \$ B’ means ‘A is not smaller than B’. ‘A # B’ means ‘A is neither greater than nor equal to B’. ‘A @ B’ means ‘A is neither smaller than nor equal to B’. ‘A % B’ means ‘A is not greater than B’. ‘A & B’ means ‘A is neither greater than nor smaller than B’. In each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find out which of the three conclusions I, II and III given below them is/are definitely true and indicate your answer accordingly.

Q11. Statements: A & D, B # F, D @ C, C \$ B
Conclusions: I. A @ B   II. B & A   III. F @ C
Either I or II only
I and II only
I only
II and III only
None is true

Q12. Statements: W % K, N @ M, L @ Q, Q # W
Conclusions: I. L @ K   II. Q @ M   III. L # W
I only
II and III only
Either I or III only
All I, II and III
None of true

Q13. Statements: U # S, T# V, S % R, R & T
Conclusions: I. U # R   II. U & R   III. S % V
I only
Either I or II only
III only
All I, II and III
None is true

Q14. Statements: E @ G, O % G, O \$ F, H & O
Conclusions: I. E \$ F    II. E @ F    III. G \$ H
II and III only
II only
III only
III and either I or II
None is true

Q15. Statements: M @ A, A # R, R & W, W % X
Conclusions: I. X @ M    II. X & A    III. X @ A
I and II only
II and III only
Either II or III only
III only
None is true

SOLUTIONS

1.D
2.C
3.D
4.C
5.B
6.E
7.A
8.D
9.B
10.C
11.C
12.E
13.A
14.A
15.D

5 Banking and SSC : Reasoning Quiz for IBPS PO Prelims: 2018 Direction (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions: Eight persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H are s...