Reasoning Puzzles Questions for IBPS/SBI Set-5

Advanced 467 Reasoning Puzzles Book SBI PO 2018
Reasoning Puzzles Questions for Bank Exams – Now a days, almost in all competitive exams Puzzles related questions is must asked and specially in Bank Recruitment Exams.

Following are some Puzzles Quiz/ Questions which are likely to be asked/ already asked in competitive exams.
Following Puzzles Quiz will help you securing good marks in upcoming SBI PO, SBI Clerk, IBPS PO­ V, IBPS Clerk­ V, IBPS RRB Exams.

Reasoning Puzzles Questions for Bank Exams

Ques 1 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H and K are sitting around a circle facing the centre. F is fourth to the right of A, who is third to the right of B. K is fourth to the left of B and third to the right of D. C is third to the right of H. E is second to the left of G.
Questions:
1. Who is fourth to the left of G?
1) C 
2) A 
3) D
4) K 
5) Data inadequate

2. What is E’s position with respect to B?
1) Second to the left 
2) Third to the right 
3) Fourth to the right
4) Third to the left 
5) Fifth to the right

3. Who is third to the right of K?
1) F 
2) E 
3) G
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

4. Who is on the immediate right of F?
1) B 
2) G 
3) E
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

5. In which of the following combinations is the third person sitting between the first and the second person?
1) GFB 
2) BGH 
3) ADC
4) KEC 
5) EGF

Ques 2 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are eight employees of an organization working in three departments, viz Personnel, Administration and Marketing with not more than three of them in any department. Each of them has a different choice of sports from football, cricket, volleyball, badminton, lawn tennis, basketball, hockey and table tennis, not necessarily in the same order. D works in Administration and does not like either football or cricket. F works in Personnel with only A, who likes table tennis. E and H do not work in the same department as D. C likes hockey and does not work in Marketing. G does not work in Administration and does not like either cricket or badminton. One of those who work in Administration likes football. The one who likes volleyball works in Personnel. None of those who work in Administration likes either badminton or lawn tennis. H does not like cricket.
Questions:
1. Which of the following groups of employees work in Administration department?
1) EGH 
2) AF 
3) BCD
4) BGD 
5) Data inadequate

2. In which department does E work?
1) Personnel 
2) Marketing 
3) Administration
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

3. Which of the following combinations of employee-department-favourite sport is correct?
1) E - Administration - Cricket
2) F - Personnel - Lawn Tennis
3) H - Marketing - Lawn Tennis
4) B - Administration - Table Tennis
5) None of these

4. What is E’s favourite sport?
1) Cricket 
2) Badminton 
3) Basketball
4) Lawn Tennis 
5) None of these

5. What is G’s favourite sport?
1) Cricket 
2) Badminton 
3) Basketball
4) Lawn Tennis 
5) None of these

Ques 3 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circle facing the centre. B is second to the right of D, who is third to the right of F. C is second to the left of A, who is second to the left of F. G is third to the right of E.
Questions:
1. In which of the following combinations is the first person sitting between the second and the third persons?
1) GCD 
2) FGH 
3) EFH
4) ABE 
5) None of these

2. Who is third to the right of H?
1) G 
2) D 
3) C
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

3. Who is on the immediate right of A?
1) B 
2) E 
3) F
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

4. What is H’s position with respect to B?
1) Fifth to the right 
2) Third to the left 
3) Fifth to the left
4) Third to the right 
5) Fourth to the left

5. Who is on the immediate left of G?
1) H 
2) F 
3) D
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

Ques 4 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
P, Q, R, S, T, V, W and Z are sitting round a circle facing the centre. T is second to the right of R, who is third to the right of P. S is second to the left of P and fourth to the right of Q. Z is third to the right of V, who is not an immediate neighbour of P.
Questions:
1. In which of the following combinations is the first person sitting between the second and the third persons?
1) VTS 
2) TZS 
3) QRV
4) PWQ 
5) VRT

2. Who is second to the right of T?
1) S 
2) Z 
3) P
4) R 
5) None of these

3. What is P’s position with respect to S?
1) Fourth to the left 
2) Fourth to the right
3) Fifth to the left 
4) Sixth to the left
5) Third to the right

4. Who is on the immediate left of Z?
1) T 
2) P 
3) S
4) V 
5) None of these

5. Who is second to the right of W?
1) R 
2) Q 
3) Z
4) S 
5) None of these

Ques 5 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W are sitting around a circle facing the centre. T is second to the left of P and third to the right of V. S is second to the right of W, who is on the immediate right of T. Q is third to the right of U.
Questions:
1. In which of the following pairs is the third person sitting in between the first and the second persons?
1) USP 
2) VRU 
3) TQW
4) WPS 
5) None of these

2. Who is on the immediate left of T?
1) Q 
2) W 
3) R
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

3. Who is second to the right of P?
1) S 
2) V 
3) U
4) Q 
5) Date inadequate

4. What is R’s position with respect to W?
1) Third to the left 
2) Fourth to the left
3) Sixth to the right 
4) Fifth to the left
5) None of these

5. Who is fourth to the left of R?
1) U 
2) P 
3) S
4) W 
5) None of these

Ques 6 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Five plays A, B, C, D and E were organised in a week from Monday to Saturday with one play each day and no play was organised on one of these days. Play D was organised before Thursday but after Monday. Play E was organised on Saturday. Play C was not organised on the first day. Play B was organised on the next day on which play C was organised. Play A was organised on Tuesday.
Questions:
1. On which day was play B organised?
1) Thursday 
2) Friday 
3) Wednesday
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

2. On which day was no play organised?
1) Monday 
2) Wednesday 
3) Thursday
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

3. Which play was organised on Wednesday?
1) A 
2) C 
3) D
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

Ques 7 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circle facing the centre. F is second to the right of A and third to the left of C. B is second to the left of C and fourth to the right of H. D is second to the right of G
Questions:
1. Who is to the immediate left of D?
1) H 
2) C 
3) G
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

2. Who is second to the right of E?
1) B 
2) G 
3) H
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

3. Who is third to the left of B?
1) E 
2) H 
3) F
4) Data inadequate 
5) None of these

4. What is the position of G with respect to A?
1) Third to the left 
2) Third to the right 
3) Fifth to the left
4) Fourth to the right 
5) Fifth to the right

5. In which of the following combinations is the third person sitting in between the first and the second persons?
1) BGC 
2) EFB 
3) DAH
4) AEF 
5) GCD

Ques 8 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
(a) Six plays are to be organised from Monday to Sunday—one play each day with one day when there is no play. ‘No play’ day is not Monday or Sunday.
(b) The plays are held in sets of 3 plays each in such a way that 3 plays are held without any break, ie 3 plays are held in such a way that there is no ‘No play’ day between them but immediately before this set or immediately after this set it is ‘No play’ day.
(c) Play Z was held on 26th and play X was held on 31 st of the same month.
(d) Play B was not held immediately after play A (but was held after A, not necessarily immediately) and play M was held immediately before Q.
(e) All the six plays were held in the same month.
Questions:
1. Which play was organised on Monday?
1) Z 
2) M
3) Q 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

2. Which day was play Z organised?
1) Tuesday 
2) Monday
3) Wednesday 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

3. Which date was a ‘No play’ day?
1) 26th 
2) 28th
3) 29th 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

4. Which of the following is true?
1) Play B is held immediately before play M.
2) Play Z is held after play B.
3) There was a gap after 2 plays and then 4 plays were organised.
4) First play was organised on the 25th.
5) Play B was held on Friday.

5. Which day was play Q organised?
1) Friday 
2) Wednesday
3) Saturday 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

Ques 9 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
(i) In a family of 6 persons, there are two couples.
(ii) The Lawyer is the head of the family and has only two sons — Mukesh and Rakesh—both Teachers.
(iii) Mrs. Reena and her mother-in-law both are Lawyers.
(iv) Mukesh’s wife is a Doctor and they have a son, Ajay.
Questions:
1. Which of the following is definitely a couple?
1) Lawyer-Teacher 
2) Doctor-Lawyer
3) Teacher-Teacher 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

2. What is the profession of Rakesh’s wife ?
1) Teacher 
2) Doctor
3) Lawyer 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

3. How many male members are there in the family?
1) Two 
2) Three
3) Four 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

4. What is/was Ajay’s Grandfather’s occupation?
1) Teacher 
2) Lawyer
3) Doctor 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

5. What is the profession of Ajay?
1) Teacher 
2) Lawyer
3) Doctor 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

Ques 10 - Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
(i) There are 8 friends A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H seated in a circle facing the centre.
(ii) AC, DG, HE and FB are seated adjacent to each other. A is also seated adjacent to H.
(iii) B is 2nd to the right of H.
(iv) E is 3rd to the right of C.
Questions:
1. Who is 2nd to the left of A?
1) D 
2) G
3) F 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

2. Who is 3rd to the left of C?
1) G 
2) D
3) B 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

3. What is C’s position with reference to E?
1) 5th to the right 
2) 4th to the left 
3) 4th to the right
4) 3rd to the right 
5) Cannot be determined

4. Who is 2nd to the right of A?
1) B 
2) E
3) F 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

5. Who among the following pairs may not be seated adjacent to each other?
1) AH 
2) DC
3) EB 
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these