Puzzle Set 8 Solutions

Advanced 467 Reasoning Puzzles Book SBI PO 2018

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Hello Readers, Here is the Solutions of Puzzle Set - 8
Steps may be followed while solving the puzzles
1. Read the puzzle and find out under which model it comes.
2. Adopt a suitable approach according to the model given.
3. Examine the entire data and identify those points that reflect definite information.
4. Try to find out which of the points can be connected that help in solving the puzzle easily.

Answer 1

Students
Class
Play
A
VIII or X
Volleyball
B
X
Table Tennis
C
IX
Lawn Tennis
D
IX
Badminton
E
VIII or X
Cricket or Basketball
F
VIII
Football
G
VIII
Basketball or Cricket
H
X
Hockey

1. 2 
2. 4 
3. 2 
4. 1 
5. 4

Answer 2

Friend
Class
Colour
M
VIII
Blue
V
IV
Yellow
K
IX
White
D
VI
Black
T
VII
Green
J
V
Red
R
III
Purple

1. 1 
2. 4
3. 5 
4. 3 
5. 2

Answer 3

A
English
R
B
History
V
C
Maths
T
D
Histroy
W
E
English
S
F
Maths
P
G
Maths
Q

1. 4 
2. 2 
3. 3 
4. 1 
5. 5

Answer 4

A
Jaipur
Jet
B
Chennai
Kingfisher
C
Kolkata
Indian Airlines
D
Bangalore
Air India
E
Delhi
Air Deccan
 F
  Hyderabad
 Spicejet
G
Ahmedabad
Sahara

1. 3
2. 1
3. 2

Answer 5

On the basis of given information and conclusions as well as subconclusions drawn from them we can construct the following chart:

S. No.
Day
Sports
1st Day
Wednesday
Cricket
2nd Day
Thursday
Hockey
3rd Day
Friday
Tennis
4th Day
Saturday
Volleyball
5th Day
Sunday
Football
6th Day
Monday
Holiday
7th Day
Tuesday
Badminton

1. 3; Volleyball was telecast on fourth day, i.e., Saturday.
2. 2; Monday was holiday.
3. 4; Football was telecast before holiday and Badminton was telecast after holiday.
4. 1; Cricket was telecast on Wednesday.
5. 5; On Sunday football was telecast.

Answer 6

Member
Sex
Profession
Relationship
M
M
Farmer
Father of  O, Q and N
N
F
Teacher
Daughter of M
O
M
Businessman
Husband of P
P
F
Doctor
Wife of O
Q
M
Lawyer
Brother of O

1. 2; Clearly, ‘P’ is doctor in this family.
2. 3; Clearly, ‘O’ is businessman in this family.
3. 4; ‘N’ and ‘P’ are women.
4. 4; ‘O’ and ‘P’ are couple.
5. 3; Clearly, ‘M’ ‘O’ and ‘Q’ are male members of this family.

Answer 7

1. 1; Of the six companies if ‘O’ is the, first, L is third and order, ‘J’, ‘K’, ‘M’ and ‘J’, ‘N’ is to be followed. Clearly, ‘J’ must be visited second.
2. 1; According to information, L must be in third place and the order J, K, M must not be violated. This is followed only in the arrangement J, O, L, K, N, M.

Answer 8

1. 5 
2. 1 
3. 2 
4. 4 
5. 3

Answer 9

Persons
Companies
Days
R
C
Tuesday
J
D
Wednesday
M
A
Thursday
Q
G
Sunday
L
F
Saturday
T
E
Friday
K
B
Monday

1. 3 
2. 1 
3. 4 
4. 5 
5. 2

Answer 10

Members
Colours
Sports
R
Green
Badminton
V
Grey
Table Tennis or Carrom
T
Blue
Chess
Q
Black
Lawn Tennis
S
White
Carrom or Table Tennis
W
Yellow
Basketball
P
Red
Volleyball

1. 2 
2. 3 
3. 4 
4. 3 
5. 5 
6. 2