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## GK Trick

### Reasoning Quiz for IBPS PO Prelims 2018

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

Seven female friends E, F, G, H, I, J and K live on seven different floors of a building, but not necessarily in the same order. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered one; the one above it is number two and so on till the topmost floor is number seven. Each of them also likes deodorants of different brands i.e. Dove, Nivea, secret temptation, Jovan, Spinz, Eva and Nike but not necessarily in the same order. Only one person lives between the one who likes Spinz deodorant and the one who likes Eva deodorant. H does not like Spinz deodorant. K does not like Dove deodorant. I lives on one of the floors below F, but does not live on the lowermost floor. The one who lives on 7th floor is immediate above the one, who lives immediate below the one who likes Dove deodorant. There are three persons live between F and I. The one who likes Jovan deodorant lives on one the odd-numbered floors below J. E lives immediately above J and does not like Secret temptation deodorant. Only one person lives between F and the one who likes Secret temptation deodorant. Only two persons live between K and the one who likes Secret temptation deodorant. The one who likes Nivea deodorant lives on one of the even-numbered floors above the one who likes Secret temptation deodorant. The one, who likes Nike deodorant lives immediately above K, who does not like Jovan deodorant. H lives on one of the floors above G.

Q1.Who among the following person likes Secret temptation deodorant?
G
J
H
I
F

Q2. Who lives on immediate above the one who likes Eva deodorant?
The one who likes Secret temptation deodorant
Both (a) and (e)
H
F
E

Q3. Who among the following person likes Nike deodorant?
F
E
K
I
None of these

Q4. How many persons live between the one who likes Jovan deodorant and the one who likes Eva deodorant?
None
Three
Two
Can’t be determined
None of these

Q5.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?
The one who likes Jovan
The one who likes Nike
The one who lives on 5th floor
The one who lives on 6th floor
The one who likes Dove

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 with 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:
Some tiffin are lunch.
Some lunch are gas.
All gas are fire.
Some breakfast are fire.

Conclusions:
I. Some gas are not breakfast.
II. Only Fire are lunch.
III. Some gas being tiffin is a possibility.
IV. No tiffin is a fire.
None follows
II and IV follow
II and III follow
Only III follows
Only II follows

Q7. Statements:
Some cup are mug.
Some mug are white.
All plates are white.
All glass are mug.

Conclusions:
I. Some plate being glass is a possibility.
II. All cups are white.
III. At least some glass are plate.
IV. No glass is a white.
None follows
II and IV follow
III and IV follow
Only I follows
None of these

Q8. Statements:
Some tool are flower.
All tool are water.
Some water are card.
No flower is a card.

Conclusions:
I. All flowers being tool is a possibility.
II. No tool is a card.
III. Some flowers are not water.
IV. At least some card are tools.
None follows
I and either II or IV follow
II and IV follow
Only III follows
None of these

Q9. Statements:
Some copy are exam.
Some exam are paper.
All pen are exam.
Some book are copy.

Conclusions:
I. At least some paper are book.
II. Some pen are definitely copy.
III. No paper is book.
IV. All pen being paper is a possibility.
All follow
II and IV follow
Only III follows
Either I or III and IV follow
None of the above

Q10. Statements:
All square are rectangle.
Some rectangles are circle.
Some circles are cuboids.

Conclusions:
I. At least some cuboids are rectangle.
II. All circles are not square.
III. Only square are cuboids.
IV. Some cuboids are not square.
All follow
None follows
I, II and III follow
Only IV follows
Either III or IV follows

Directions (11-15): Study the information carefully answers the questions given below.
@ means either hour hand or minute hand is at 8
\$ means either hour hand or minute hand is at 12
? means either hour hand or minute hand is at 5
& means either hour hand or minute hand is at 2
% means either hour hand or minute hand is at 3
> means either hour hand or minute hand is at 10
Note: if two symbols are given then by default first symbol is consider as an hour hand and second one is consider as minute hand. And all time are considered as AM. If time is given in hrs take it as AM e.g.- 5 hrs will be considered as 5 AM. For e.g. ?& = 5:10 AM.

Q11. A person left from Delhi to reach Dehradun. For 2 hours, he travelled at the rate of 70 km/hr. After that, he reduced his speed to 40 km/hr. If the distance between two cities is 380 km, find the total time at which the person covers the distance between both cities?
@>
\$@
@\$
@%
None of these

Q12. Amit started his journey at ‘?&’ Raman started his journey after 1hr of Amit’s journey from point A, Raman took 2:15 hrs to reach at point B. Find the time at which Raman reached at point B?
?@
@&
@?
\$@
None of these

Q13. How much time a person will take to cover a distance between station A and station B at the speed of 25km/hr if the distance between station A and B is 50000m?
\$&
&@
&%
&\$
None of these

Q14. Ravi takes 1hr 15mins to complete a job, and 1hr 45mins to complete another job then how much time he will take to complete both the jobs?
\$%
%\$
@\$
None of these
\$@

Q15. A took 4 hrs to finish a work, he started a work at ‘>&’ and B is 100% more efficient than A. If both started a work at same time then at what time B will finish a work?
\$@
@\$
&\$
\$&
None of these

SOLUTIONS

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

5 Banking and SSC : Reasoning Quiz for IBPS PO Prelims 2018 Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below: Seven female friends E, F, G, H, I, J an...