Reasoning Puzzles for Bank PO - Set 58

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New High Level Puzzle SBI IBPS PO Pre Mains 2017

Dear Friends, Try to solve these Hard Logic Reasoning  Age Based Circular Seating Arrangement Puzzles Questions for SBI and IBPS PO Prelims and Mains and other competitive exams. We are going to share some toughest Logic Reasoning Puzzle questions with solution.

Lateral thinking Puzzle circular seating arrangement facing outside and inside questions are one of the most popular Topics in almost all competitive examinations such as SBI PO, SBI PO 2017, NICL, RRB, LIC, SSC CGL 2017, Indian MBA entrance exams like CAT, MAT, XAT, and SNAP have direct questions or questions based on similar logics in written test. Besides MBA exams, competitive exams like GRE, GMAT, Bank PO, SSC & other government exams include puzzle questions.


These Lateral Thinking Puzzle questions on Linear Seating Arrangement will help the candidates in going through the Puzzles level of difficulty of SBI Clerk 2017 and IBPS PO Clerk 7 VII, SSC, UPSC, CAT and other Competitive Exams 2017 - 2018.

High-Level Puzzle SBI IBPS PO - Difficult Level

Direction (Ques 1 - 5) - Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.
  • Eight people- J, K, R, T, P, Z, W and Q likes four different flowers Bluebell, Camellias, Dahlia and Heather. 
  • They are sitting around a circular table facing the centre of the table. 
  • Each flower is liked by two people but not necessarily in the same order. All people lives on different floors from 1 to 8.
  • No two people like the same flower are sitting together except those like Bluebell. The person living on 4th floor is sitting on the immediate left of the person who is living on 8th floor. P neither lives on 3rd nor on 8th floor. 
  • Q, who lives on 6th floor like Dahlia, is sitting to the immediate left of K, who likes Bluebell. K doesn't live on 3rd floor. Z who lives on 5th floor likes Bluebell and sitting opposite to W. Only J, who lives on 2nd floor, is sitting between the persons lives on 4th and 7th floor. 
  • The persons who like camellias are sitting opposite to each other. Both the persons who like Heather are sitting adjacent to the person who likes camellias. Neither W nor T lives on 8th floor.
Q.1) Who lives on third floor?
a) P 
b) T
c) One who likes dahlia
d) One who likes Heather
e) None of these

Q.2) Who are all immediate neighbours of K in the circular table?
a) Q and R 
b) J and P
c) Z and W 
d) Z and Q
e) None of these

Q.3) Who sits exactly between one who lives on 4th floor and one who lives on 6th floor (clock wise from one who lives on 6th floor)?
a) K 
b) One who lives on 3rd floor
c) R 
d) One who lives on 7th floor
e) Both (b) and (c)

Q.4) How many persons are sitting between K and Q when counted from the left of Q?
a) None 
b) Three 
c) One
d) Two 
e) More than three

Q.5) Who sits third to the left of one who lives in 5th floor?
a) T 
b) One of those who like camellias
c) One of those who like bluebell
d) One of those who likes heather
e) None of these

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Direction (Ques 6 - 10) - Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.
  • P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W are sitting around a circular table facing centre but not necessarily in the same order. There are three married couples in the family.
  • S has two children. V and W are children of T and R respectively. V, granddaughter of S, is immediate neighbour of R and P. Only one person sits between R and Q but that is not W, who is a male. Q is not the immediate neighbour of U. 
  • R, is the male but he is not a husband of P, who is a female. U does not sit opposite to the female. One of the daughters of S sits to the immediate left of S. U is husband of S and father of Q and P. T sits exactly between Q and U.
Q.6) How is P related to W?
a) Sister-in-law 
b) Mother 
c) Sister
d) Aunt 
e) Daughter

Q.7) Who sits second to the left of T?
a) Daughter of P 
b) Son of Q
c) T's Mother-in-law
d) Cannot be determined
e) None of these

Q.8) How many persons sit between P's daughter and R's Mother-in law when counted from the left of P's daughter?
a) No one 
b) Three 
c) One
d) More than three 
e) Two

Q.9) How is S's husband related to Q's son?
a) Father 
b) Grandfather 
c) Uncle
d) Nephew 
e) None of these

Q.10) Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the arrangement and hence form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
a) UT 
b) WR 
c) VQ
d) QS 
e) TV

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