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## GK Trick

### Reasoning Quiz for IBPS PO Prelims: 2018

Directions (1-5): Read the following information and answer the questions that follow:

Seven persons S, T, U, V, W, X and Y went to watch the match of World-cup tournament. They watched matches of different teams i.e. England, South Africa, India, Pakistan, West Indies, Bangladesh and Australia on a different day of the week from Monday to Sunday. Also, each person likes different drinks i.e. Thump’s up, Coca-Cola, Miranda, Pepsi, Slice, Frooti and Appy fizz but not necessarily in the same order. U went to watch the match of England but not on Tuesday. Y went on Monday but did not go to watch match of India and Australia. X went to watch the match of West Indies on Friday. The one who went to watch the match of England likes Slice. T went to watch the match of Pakistan on Wednesday. Two people went to watch the match between the days on which the one who likes Slice and the one who likes Frooti. V, who likes Frooti did not go to watch the match of England and India and went on the next day of the day on which W went to watch the match of Bangladesh. The one who likes Pepsi went on the day just before the day on which U went and three people went to watch the match between the days on which the one who likes Thump’s up and the one who likes Appy fizz. The one who likes Coca-Cola went just before the day on which the one who likes Thump’s up. The one who likes Miranda went after the day on which the person who likes Thump’s up went.

Q1. 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?
Y
Pakistan
Australia
X
India

Q2. Which of the following persons likes Coca-Cola?
W
V
X
U
Y

Q3. If Y is related to Pakistan-Miranda in the same way as T is related to West Indies-Frooti. Following the same pattern, find out S is related to which of the following?
Pakistan-Miranda
South Africa-Pepsi
England-Slice
None of these
England-Appy fizz

Q4. Which of the following combinations of ‘person-team-day and Drinks’ is correct?
Y-South Africa-Wednesday-Miranda
S-South Africa-Monday-Orange
Y-India- Monday-Slice
Y-Australia-Sunday-Frooti
None of These

Q5. U went to watch the match of World-cup tournament on which of the following day?
Saturday
Sunday
Tuesday
Thursday
None of These

Direction (6-10): In the following questions, the symbols *, &, @ and \$ are used with the following meanings as illustrated below.
Study the following information and answer the given questions: Note: The directions which are given indicates exact directions.
A&B - A is 1m south to B.
A\$B - A is 1m north to B.
A@B - A is 1m east to B.
A*B - A is 1m west to B.

Q6. If the expression “L & M, M * T, U & P, T * U” is true, then in which of the following direction is T wrt P?
South west
South east
North west
North east
none of these

Q7. If the expression “ C * D, F & U, F @ D, U @ G “ is true, then in which of the following direction is D wrt G?
South west
South east
North west
North east
none of these

Q8. If the expression S & N, Y \$ H, P @ S, N & H is true, then in which of the following direction is P wrt N?
South west
South east
North west
North east
none of these

Q9. If the expression “W&T*X\$U” is true, then in which of the following direction is U wrt W?
South west
South east
North west
North east
none of these

Q10. If the expression “S @ U, X * U, W & V, S \$ V” is true, then in which of the following direction is U wrt W?
South west
South east
North west
North east
none of these

Directions (11-15): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.

Seven friends i.e. P, X, Z, K, L, B and S are doing the preparation of different banking exams. They have given seven different exams of banking i.e. RRB PO, BOB PO, Syndicate bank, IBPS Clerk, Canara bank, RRB Clerk and IBPS PO but not in same order. They have got different marks i.e. 80, 77, 70, 71, 67, 64 , and 84 but not in same order. The one who has given RRB PO exams got 84 marks. Z got 71 marks but not in BOB and IBPS PO exams. L gives IBPS Clerk exams but does not get 77 marks. B got 77 marks. The one who gives RRB Clerk exams does not get 77 and 71 marks and he is not S and K. The one who gives IBPS PO exams got 80 marks. K does not give Canara bank and IBPS Po exams also does not get 84 marks. The one who gives BOB exams does not get 77 and 67 marks. B does not give Canara bank exams. X and S do not get 80 marks. L does not get 64 and 70 marks.

Q11. Who among the following get 70 marks?
X
Z
K
L
Either (a) or (c)

Q12. Who among the following students give IBPS PO exams?
Z
B
P
S
L

Q13. L got how many marks?
77
71
80
67
84

Q14. Who among the following has given Syndicate bank exam?
K
Z
X
P
B

Q15. K gives which of the following exam?
BOB PO
IBPS PO
IBPS Clerk
Canara bank
RRB PO

SOLUTIONS

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

5 Banking and SSC : Reasoning Quiz for IBPS PO Prelims: 2018 Directions (1-5): Read the following information and answer the questions that follow: Seven persons S, T, U, V, W, X and Y went to watch...