# Reasoning Questions (Seating Arrangement) for IBPS Clerk Mains

Reasoning Questions (Seating Arrangement) for IBPS Clerk Mains:
Dear Readers, Important Practice Reasoning Questions for Upcoming IBPS Clerk V Mains Exam was given here with Explanations. Aspirants those who are preparing for the examination can use this.

Directions (1-4): Study the following information to answer the given questions.
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting in a straight line equidistant from each other (but not necessarily in the same order). Some of them are facing south while some are facing north.
(Note:Facing the same direction means, if one is facing north then the other is also facing north and vice versa. Facing the opposite directions means if one is facing north then the other is facing south and vice versa.)
H faces north. C sits at one of the extreme ends of the line. A sits third to the left of C. D is not an immediate neighbor of C. G sits third to the right of A. B sits on the immediate right of G. B does not sit at any of the extreme ends of the line. Only one person sits between F and D. G sits second to the left of F. E sits second to the right of B. Both the immediate neighbors of G face the same direction. Both the immediate neighbors of A face the opposite directions. E faces the same directions as B.

1).Who amongst the following sits second to the right of F?
a)   A
b)   D
c)   C
d)   G
e)   H

2).Which of the following is true with respect to the given information?
a)   A faces north
b)   B sits third to the right of E.
c)   B sits exactly between A and F.
d)   G sits at one of the extreme ends of the line.
e)   A sits second to the left of B.

3).How many persons in the given arrangement are facing North?
a)    Four
b)    Two
c)    Three
d)    One
e)    More than four

4).Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which of the following does not belong to the group?
a)   A, E
b)   D, C
c)   G, F
d)   E, B
e)   B, A

Directions (Q.5-9): Study the information and answer the question:
Nine friends A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H and I are sitting around a circular table (with equal distances between each other) facing the centre, but not necessarily in the same order.
D sits second to the right of F. Only two people sit between D and C. H is an immediate neighbor of E. Neither H nor E is an immediate neighbor of C or D. Only two people sit between A and E. G sits third to the right of A. B sits second to the left of C. Only one person sits between C and E.

5).Who amongst the following sits exactly between A and I, when counted from the left side of A?
a)   D
b)   H
c)   F
d)   C
e)   E

6).If E and B interchange their places and so do A and C, then who will sit exactly between A and E?
a)   I
b)   G
c)   F
d)   B
e)   C

7).Four among the given five pairs is alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement, and thus forms a group. Which amongst the following pairs does not belong to the group?
a)   B, A
b)   H, F
c)   G, C
d)   A, D
e)   I, E

8).Who sits second to the right of G?
a)   I
b)   F
c)   G
d)   B
e) C

9). Which of the following should come in place of question mark (?) according to the given seating arrangement?
A B C E F ?
a)   H
b)   G
c)   D
d)   B
e)   I

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

Solutions:

Questions (1-4):