# Reasoning : Puzzle and Arrangements for Upcoming Exams – Set 215

Directions: Read the given information carefully and answer the questions given beside:

A, B, C, D, E and F are six persons who have joined 6 different banks viz. – ICICI Bank, Axis Bank, IDBI Bank, HDFC Bank, Kotak Mahindra, and Yes Bank by scoring different marks in the written exam of a maximum of 300 marks. (Marks are in integer value) They all are sitting around a circle facing the center with equal distance.

C is second to the right of the person who joined Kotak Mahindra, whose score is 169 marks which were the third lowest marks out of the 6 students. A is to the immediate left of the person who is opposite to the person who joined Yes Bank, who is not near to F. B scored the 2nd highest marks and did not join HDFC but is 2nd to the left of the person, who scored 174 marks. D is seated opposite to one who joined HDFC. D is not near to B. E has not scored the lowest marks. C is to the immediate left of the one who joined Yes Bank and C scored 170 marks. The person who joined Axis Bank is second to the left of the one who scored 172 marks. The person who joined ICICI did not score the highest marks. One of the six students scored which was a prime number. The lowest scored marks were 164.

1. 1. Who amongst the following is working with ICICI Bank?
A
B
C
D
F
Option C

2. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given seating arrangement and thus form a group, who is the one that does not belong to that group?
B
C
D
E
A
Option D

3. Who is seated between D and the person from Kotak Mahindra?
One who works in ICICI Bank
B
A
None
One who works in IDBI Bank
Option D

4. Which of the following is true regarding the given information?
F is from Kotak Mahindra bank and seated immediate right of the person who is opposite to the person who joined IDBI Bank.
A is from Axis Bank and scored 174 marks and is opposite to the C.
E is from ICICI Bank and is to the immediate right of B
C scored 170 marks and is opposite to the one who joined IDBI Bank.
none of these
Option D

5. Which of the following order of persons as per their marks obtained in descending order is true?
A>B>D>C>E>F
A>B>E>D>C>F
A>B>C>E>F>D
A>B>C>F>E>D
A>B>C>D>E>F
Option D

6. Directions: Read the given information carefully and answer the questions given beside:

Eight friends Manu, Nitin, Ojas, Prafull, Karam, Rakshit, Sidharth and Tanmay are born in the same month of different years i.e. 1984, 1987, 1992, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2009 and 2015, not necessarily in the same order. Their age is considered as on the same month of the year 2030.

Karam was born in an odd number year after 1997. Karam is not the youngest person. The sum of the age of Sidharth and Prafull is equal to Tanmay. The difference of age between Sidharth and Manu is less than 5 years. The difference of age of Manu and Nitin is 10 years. Ojas is 5 years elder to Karam.

7. 1. Find the age difference of Tanmay and Ojas?
8 years
13 years
20 years
10 years
15 years
Option C

8. Who was born in the year 1987?
Manu
Tanmay
Rakshit
Nitin
none of these
Option D

9. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and thus form a group. Find the one which does not belong to that group.
Nitin
Manu
Sidharth
Prafull
Ojas
Option E

10. Who is the oldest person in all?
Sidharth
Tanmay
Prafull
Manu
Nitin
Option B

11. In which year did Prafull born?
2009
1997
2015
1992
none of these
Option C