# Practice Reasoning Questions (with explanation) for Upcoming Bank PO and Clerk Exams 2015 Set-11

Practice Reasoning Questions (with explanation) for Upcoming Bank PO and Clerk Exams 2015 Set-11:
The List of Practice Reasoning Questions for Upcoming Bank PO/Clerk Exams was given below with explanation. Candidates those who are preparing for the examinations can use these questions.

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Directions (Q.1-5): Study the following given information and answer the given questions.

Eight persons- A, B, C, D, E, F, G, and H- live on eight different floors of a building but not necessarily in the same order. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered 1, the one above that is numbered 2 and so on till the topmost floor is numbered 8.
B lives on an odd-numbered floor and only three persons live between B and D. D lives immediately above the floor on which G lives. A lives on an odd-numbered floor above G. Only three persons live between A and C. H lives on one of the floor above A but not on the topmost floor. F lives on one of the floors below H.

1).Who among the following lives immediately above Aโs floor?
a)   B
b)   D
c)   F
d)   H
e)   E

2).G lives on which of the following floor numbers?
a)   Floor number 3
b)   Floor number 2
c)   Floor number 7
d)   Floor number 8
e)   Floor number 6

3).Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to that group?
a)   CH
b)   BF
c)   HD
d)   EA
e)   AG

4).Which of the following statements is true as per the given arrangement?
a)   Only three persons live above Hโs floor.
b)   Only two persons live between B and G.
c)   None of the given statements is true
d)   A lives on the floor numbered 7.
e)   C lives on an odd-numbered floor.

5).Who among the following lives on floor number 7?
a)   E
b)   A
c)   H
d)   G
e)   B

Points A is 5m to the north of point B. Point B is 8m to the west of point C. Point D is 4m to the south of point C. Point E is 4m to the east of point A. Point F is exactly midway between Point B and C in such a way that Point B, C and F form a straight line.

6).In which direction is Point D with respect to Point A?
a)   South
b)   Northwest
c)   Southeast
d)   East
e)   Southwest

7).Which of the following points is /are exactly 5m away from Point E?
a)   D
b)   Both F and D
c)   F
d)   C
e)   B

8).Among five persons A, B, C, D and E(each having a different number of chocolates),who has the second lowest number of chocolates? B has fewer chocolates than only one person. A has more chocolates than C but fewer than D. D does not have the maximum number of chocolates.
a)   C
b)   E
c)   D
d)   Cannot be determined
e)   A

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

Check below the detailed explanation for the above Reasoning Questions:

Questions (1-5):

 Floor Person 8 E 7 B 6 H 5 A 4 F 3 D 2 G 1 C

Questions (6-7):

6. Point D is southeast of Point A.

7. Hence AB=EF=5m.Thus, point F is exactly 5m away from point E.