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## GK Trick

### Reasoning Quiz for IBPS Clerk Prelims

Directions (1-5): Read the following information carefully to answer the given questions.

Twelve people A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, K, L and M are sitting in a straight line in such a way that some of them facing towards north and some of them facing towards south.
B faces towards south. Four people sit between H and E, who doesn’t sit to the left of B. Both the immediate neighbor of B are facing towards north. Neither C nor A sit at any extreme end of the line. Two people sit between B and H. D is not an immediate neighbor of B but faces north. G faces in opposite direction as M. C sits immediate left of H. Only one person sits between E and K, who faces north. A sit second to the left of L, who sits third to the right of F. L faces north. Only two people sit between J and F, who is not an immediate neighbor of K. G sit second to the left of A. Both the immediate neighbors of C faces in opposite direction as C. Only two people sit to the left of K. E faces south direction.

Q1. Who among the following faces north?
B
G
E
J
A

Q2. Which among the following pair represents the persons sitting next to F?
C, M
M, B
M, H
L, B
C, J

Q3. Which of the following direction is faced by the person, who sits immediate left to B and the person, who sits immediate right to K respectively?
Both face south.
Both face north.
north, south
south, north
None is true

Q4. How many persons sits between G and M?
Six
Five
Four
Three
Two

Q5. Which among the following pair represents the persons who are facing in the same direction?
C,J
B,L
K,A
E,A
D,G

Q6. In a certain code BELOW is written as DGNQY. How is GIVEN written in that code?
IKYHP
IKXHP
IKXGP
IJXHP
None of these.

Directions (7-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Eight friends A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circle facing the centre, not necessarily in the same order. All person is of a different profession.
A is sitting between the one, who is doctor and D, who is a Player. B is third to left of the one, who is Policeman. E is an Artist and sitting immediate right to F. The one, who is Architect sits opposite to C, who is an engineer. C is second to right of A, who is immediate right to D. The one, who is Artist sits second to right of G, who is a Mechanic. F is not a businessman.

Q7. Who among the following is businessman?

A
F
H
None of these

Q8. Who among the following person sits between D and E?
A
B
H
F

Q9. What is the profession of F?
Policeman
Architecture
Doctor
None of these

Q10. Which of the following statements is correct?
A is Policeman
F is architecture
H is immediate right of E
G is second to the left of B
C is sitting between A and D

Direction (11-15): The following questions are based on the five three-digit numbers given below:

742   537   361   816   645

Q11. If 2 is added to the last digit of each of the numbers, then how many numbers thus formed will be divisible by 3?

None
One
Two
Three
None of these

Q12. If all the digits in each of the numbers are arranged in descending order within the number, then which of the following will be the highest number in the new arrangement of numbers?
816
361
537
645
742

Q13. What will be the resultant number if the second digit of the second lowest number is divided by the third digit of the highest number?
2
3
1
1/2
4

Q14. If 2 is subtracted to the first digit and 1 is added to the second digit of each of the numbers then which of the following numbers will be the second highest number?
537
742
361
816
None of these

Q15. If in each number, the first and the third digits are interchanged then which will be the highest number?
361
645
742
816
537

SOLUTIONS

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

5 Banking and SSC : Reasoning Quiz for IBPS Clerk Prelims Directions (1-5): Read the following information carefully to answer the given questions. Twelve people A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, K, L a...