# Reasoning Shortcut Tricks & Scoring Part Questions (Day-161)

## Shortcut Reasoning Tricks & Scoring Part Questions (Day-161):

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Reasoning Ability Scoring Part (Day-161)

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

Ten Persons are sitting in two parallel rows of six seats each. One seat is vacant in each row. A,B, C, D and E are sitting in row-1 facing south. F, G, H, I and J are facing north. Each of them likes different months i.e. January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September and October.

I sits third to the right of H and likes April. Only two people sit between G and the vacant seat. G does not like May or March. E is not an immediate neighbour of C. B likes October. The one who likes March faces the one who likes August. The one who likes March sits opposite to the one who sits third right of the person who sits opposite to I. C is not an immediate neighbour of D. J, who likes neither Maynor June, does not face the vacant seat. Neither I nor H sits at any of the extreme ends of the row. D faces H. Vacant seats are not opposite to each other. Two seats are there between C and B, who sits third right of the one who likes July. The one who likes September faces the one who likes April. The persons who like the January and August are adjacent to each other. Vacant seat of row โ 1 is not an immediate neighbour of D.G sits at one of the extreme ends of the row. H does not like January and August. Vacant seat of row-1 does not face I.

1. Which of the following is correctly matched?
1. ย  D โ October
2. ย  F โ May
3. ย  J โ July
4. ย  G โ September
5. ย  H โ April
1. How many people will sit between F and G?
1. ย  One
2. ย  Two
3. ย  Three
4. ย  Four
5. ย  More than four
1. Which of the following month J likes?
1. ย  October
2. ย  April
3. ย  July
4. ย  February
5. ย  September
1. Who among the following likes June month?
1. ย  J
2. ย  I
3. ย  G
4. ย  D
5. ย  None of these
1. Four among the following form a group in a certain way. Which of the following does not belong to Group?
1. ย  E, October
2. ย  F, March
3. ย  G, May
4. ย  B, September
5. ย  J, April

Directions (Q. 6-10): Read the information carefully and answer the following questions:

If A + B means A is the father of B.

If A ร B means A is the sister of B.

If A \$ B means A is the wife of B.

If A % B means A is the mother of B.

If A รท B means A is the son of B.

1. What should come in place of question mark to establish that J is brother of T in the expression?

J รท P % H ? T % L

1. ร
2. รท
3. \$
4. Either รท or ร
5. Either + or รท
1. Which of the given expressions indicates that M is daughter of D?
1. L % R \$ D + T ร M
2. L + R \$ D + M ร T
3. L % R % D + T รท M
4. D + L \$ R + M ร T
5. L \$ D รท R % M รท T
1. Which of the following options is true if the expression โI + T % J ร L รท Kโ is definitely true?
1. L is daughter of T
2. K is son-in-law of I
3. I is grandmother of L
4. T is father of J
5. J is brother of L
1. Which of the following expressions is true if Y is son of X is definitely false?
1. W % L ร T ร Y รท X
2. W + L ร T ร Y รท X
3. X + L ร T ร Y รท W
4. W \$ X + L + Y + T
5. W % X + T ร Y รท L
1. What should come in place of question mark to establish that T is sister-in-law of Q in the expression R % T ร P ? Q +V
1. รท
2. %
3. ร
4. \$
5. Either \$ or xย

Direction (11-15): Study the given information carefully to answer the given questions:

1. Effect: The temple at the religious site wears a deserted look with the number of devotees trickling down.

Which of the following can be a possible cause of the above effect?

1. A structural engineer had visited the temple a month back and had declared the structure unsafe.
2. The temple is facing a drastic depletion of its funds which had accumulated over the years due to offerings made by devotees.
3. The local corporation decided to donate a huge amount of money to the temple for its renovation.
4. The village housing the religious site has qualified priests to perform religious ceremonies.
5. A famous actor recently visited the temple and paid his respects to the deity.
1. Statement: The Income Tax authorities carried out raids at three different business houses in the city last week.

Which of the following can be a possible effect of the above statement?

1. The three business houses are regular defaulters in payment of their income tax.
3. The Government decided to look into the matter and has appointed an inquiry committee.
4. Other business houses took immediate action to clear off all their income tax dues in order to avoid raid at their establishments.
5. The authorities intend to conduct raids in several other business houses in the vicinity.
1. Effect: As a step to regulate private hospitals, the state health department is framing rules to ensure all such hospitals are registered with it.

Which of the following can be a possible cause of the above statement?

1. The department realized that private hospitals charge much less for treatment as compared to government hospitals.
2. Government-run hospitals do not maintain the same standards as private hospitals.
3. The department realized that several hospitals were rejecting cases stating lack of infrastructure.
4. Apart from the number of doctors, nurses and beds, the kind of procedure a hospital can carry out based on its infrastructure will also be registered and detailed.
5. Private hospitals not registering with the department shall be forced to do so and will have to pay hefty penalties.
1. Statement: The constable has been recommended for a suitable reward by his superior in recognition of his sincere duty and busting of several gangs of criminals actively involved in the lot and incidents of pick-pocketing.

Which of the following can be an assumption implicit in the above statement?

1. The superior is certain that the recommendation would be denied.
2. The number of criminals apprehended by this particular constable was exceptionally high.
3. The constable desires to be monetarily compensated for his efforts.
4. The superior wants to set an example for his other juniors by recommending the reward.
5. Rewards recognizing the sincerity and accomplish-ments of policemen are given.
1. Statement: The college has finally received accreditation and has gained the status of a deemed university.

Which of the following can be a possible effect of the above statement?

1. The principal of the college will now have to be a retired government official.
2. The number of students seeking admission to this college in the next academic year would drop significantly.
3. The college will charge lesser fees from all its students despite not getting a grant from the government.
4. The college will reduce the number of courses that it runs by a significant margin.
5. The reputation of the college amongst the student population in general has improved.

Directions (16-20): Study the following information and answer the questions given below:ย

There are ten people i.e. A, B, C, D, E, P, Q, R, S and T who has seated on two parallel row, each row consist of six chairs. A, B, C, D, and E sit at 1st row which facing South direction and P,Q,R,S and T sits at row 2 which is facing north direction. They all like different professions i.e. Scientist, Chemist, Lawyers, Architect, Dentist, Engineers, Geologist, Physicians, Notaries and Pharmacists.

The one who likes Dentist sits opposite to P. The one who likes Scientist sits 3rd left of T. C does not sits at any extreme end. One seat is vacant exactly between P and Q. The one who likes Chemist sits 2nd from right end of the row 2. A faces vacant seat and D faces Q. There are 3 seat between S and Q who does not face the one who likes Lawyers. T sits opposite to the one who likes Engineers who sits at extreme end. E sits just right of one vacant seat. R faces the vacant seat that is 2nd right of A. The one who likes Lawyers faces the one who sits 4th to left of the one who likes Chemist. There is only one seat between the one who likes Dentist and Lawyers. The one who likes Notaries sits immediate right of the one who likes Physicians. The one who likes Physicians sits near to B. The one who likes Geologist faces the one who sits beside to vacant seat. The one who likes Architect, sits beside the one who faces the one who likes Dentist.

1. Who among the following likes Engineering profession?
1. C
2. E
3. R
4. S
5. B
1. Who among the following faces the one who likes Dentist profession?
1. A
2. P
3. Q
4. T
5. None of these
1. Who among following sits immediate left of B?
1. A
2. C
3. No one.
4. D
5. E
1. Who among the following sits 2nd left of the one who likes Notaries profession?
1. A
2. C
3. R
4. S
5. B
1. Which of the following sentence is correct?
1. A faces the one who likes Geologist
2. E sits with adjacent to vacant seat
3. T likes Chemist
4. R is not neighbor of P
5. All are correct