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## GK Trick

### Reasoning Quiz for NIACL Assistant Prelims: 2018

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

Eight friends A, B, C, D, P, Q, R and S are sitting in a queue (but not necessarily in the same order). Some of them are facing south while some are facing north. C sits third to the left of Q. B, is not an immediate neighbour of Q. P, sits third to the right of C. D sits to the immediate right of P. D does not sits at any of the extreme end of the line. Only one person sits between R and B. P sits second to the left of R. S sits second to the right of D. Both the immediate neighbour of P faces the same direction to each other. Both the immediate neighbour of C faces the opposite direction to each other. S faces the same direction as D and A faces the same direction as R. Q sits at one of the extreme ends of the line. A faces north.

Q1. How many persons facing north sits between R and Q?
One
None
Three
Two
None of these

Q2. Who among the following pair sits at extreme ends?
S, P
D, Q
Q, R
S, R
None of these

Q3. Who sits third to the right of D?
R
B
Q
No one
None of these

Q4. Who sits immediate right of B?
A
C
R
S
None of these

Q5. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given seating arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
A
Q
R
P
D

Directions (6-10): Study the following alphabetical sequence and answer the questions following it.
A B B C D E F E I B C A F E C B B A C A O B N U V W

Q6. How many B’s are there in the alphabetical series which are immediately preceded by a vowel and immediately followed by consonant?
One
Two
Three
More than three
None of these

Q7. If all the vowels are dropped from the series, then which alphabet will be eighth from the right end?
C
B
N
F
None of these

Q8. How many consonants are there in the alphabetical series which are immediately preceded by a Vowel?
One
Two
Four
None
More than Five

Q9. If the position of the 1st and the 14th alphabets, the 2nd and the 15th alphabets, and so on up to the 13th and the 26th alphabets, are interchanged, then which alphabet will be 7th to the right of 10th alphabet from the right end?
A
C
N
B
None of these

Q10. How many total vowels are there in the alphabetical series?
Five
Ten
Three
Nine
None of these

Q11. If 1 is subtracted from each even number and 2 is subtracted to each odd number in the number 5827936, then how many digits will appear twice in the new number thus formed?
Only 7
Only 5 and 7
1, 5 and 7
4, 5 and 9
None of these

Q12. How many letters will be remain at the same position in the word ‘SURFACE’ when they are arranged in the alphabetical order from left to right?
four
Three
One
Two
None of these

Q13. How many pairs of letters are there in the word “SENATOR” which have as many letters between them in the word as in alphabetical series?
None
One
Two
Three
Four

Directions (14-15): In these questions, relationship between different elements is shown in the statements. These statements are followed by two conclusions:

Q14. Statements: Z>W>V=K<L<I
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusion I and II follow.

Q15. Statements: K<E<B, J≥E, Q>B, R<Q
If only conclusion I follows.
If only conclusion II follows.
If either conclusion I or II follows.
If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
If both conclusion I and II follow.

SOLUTIONS

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

5 Banking and SSC : Reasoning Quiz for NIACL Assistant Prelims: 2018 Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below: Eight friends A, B, C, D, P, Q, R and S...