## 7 Jun 2016

### SBI / UIIC 2016- Practice Reasoning Questions (Puzzle)

SBI  / UIIC 2016- Practice Reasoning Questions (Puzzle) Set-58:
Dear Readers, Important Practice Reasoning Questions with explanation for Upcoming SBI Clerk Exams was given here with explanation, candidates those who are preparing for those exams can use this practice questions.

Directions (01 to 05): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions:

Seven people, P, Q, R, S, T, U and V have a seminar, but not necessarily in the same order, in seven difference months (of the same year), namely January, February, March, June, August, October and December. Each of them also likes a different fruit, namely Banana, Grapes, Papaya, Orange, Mango, Litchi and Apple, but not necessarily in the same order.
R has a seminar in a month which has less than 31 days. Only two people have a seminar between R and S. The one who likes Banana has a seminar immediately before S. Only one person has a seminar before the one who likes Papaya. Q has a seminar immediately after the one who likes Papaya.  Only three people have a seminar between Q and the one who likes Mango. T likes neither Mango nor Papaya. P has a seminar immediately before T. V likes Apple. The one who likes Grapes has a seminar in the month which has less than 31 days. The one who has a seminar in March does not like Orange.

1). In which of the following months does S have a seminar?
a)   January
b)   Cannot be determined
c)   October
d)   December
e)   June

2). Who among the following have seminars in January and June respectively?
a)   V, S
b)   U, S
c)   Q, T
d)   V, R
e)   U, R

3). How many people has/have a seminar between the months in which V and R have seminars?
a)   None
b)   Two
c)   Three
d)   One
e)   More than three

4). As per the given arrangement, R is related to Banana and Q is related to Orange following a certain pattern. Which of the following is V related to following the same pattern?
a)   Mango
b)   Litchi
c)   Apple
d)   Papaya
e)   Grapes

5). Which of the following fruits does U likes?
a)   Orange
b)   Papaya
c)   Mango
d)   Banana
e)   Grapes

Direction (06 to 09): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Five friends L, M, P, Q, and R like five different types of watches, viz Titan, Sonata, Q&Q, HMT and Fastrack, five different types of cars, Viz WagonR, Alto, Santro, Swift and Micra and also five different types of pens, viz Linc, Reynolds, Parker, Cello and Montex.
·        Q likes WagonR but does not like Parker or HMT
·        L likes Sonata and Reynolds but he does not like Micra. M likes Micra and Q&Q.
·        R likes Santro and Cello
·        The person who likes WagonR also likes Fastrack.
·        Linc pen is liked by the person who likes Swift and HMT.

6). Who among the following likes Montex pen?
a)   P
b)   Q
c)   R
d)   M
e)   None of these

7). Which of the following cars is likes by L?
a)   Alto
b)   Micra
c)   Santro
d)   Swift
e)   None of these

8). Who among the following like Parker pen and Fastrack respectively?
a)   L, Q
b)   R, P
c)   M, Q
d)   M, R
e)   None of these

9). Which of the following combinations is/are true?
a)   R – HMT – Swift – Linc
b)   Q – Fastrack – WagonR – Montex
c)   M – Q&Q – Santro – Cello
d)   Only a) and c) are true
e)   None of these

1). d) 2). d) 3). b) 4). b) 5). b) 6). b) 7). a) 8). c) 9). b)

Explanation:
Directions (Q. 1-5)
 Person Fruit Month V Apple January U Papaya February Q Litchi March R Grape June P Orange August T Banana October S Mango December
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Directions (Q. 6-9)
 Person Watch Car Pen Tit Son Q&Q HMT Fas Wag Alt San Swi Mic Lin Re Par Cel Mon L × ✓ × × × × ✓ × × × × ✓ × × × M × × ✓ × × × × × × ✓ × × ✓ × × P × × × ✓ × × × × ✓ × ✓ × × × × Q × × × × ✓ ✓ × × × × × × × × ✓ R ✓ × × × × × × ✓ × × × × × ✓ ×

 Person Watch Car Pen L Sonata Alto Reynolds M Q&Q Micra Parker P HMT Swift Linc Q Fastrack wagonR Montex R Titan Santro Cello
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