# Reasoning Test for IBPS Clerk 2018 Main Exam Set – 19

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

Eight students Manya, Nitesh, Ojas, Priyal, Queen, Rashi, Shiva and Taruna are sitting in a straight line with equal distances between each other, but not necessarily in the same order. Some of them are facing North and some of them are facing south. All have different ages 14, 16, 17, 19, 21, 23, 26, 31, but not in same order. Each likes different colours namely viz, Burnt , Buff , Rust , Plum , Olive , Pear , Wisteria and Yale.Ojas sits second to the right of Rashi. Ojas is not an immediate neighbour of Shiva. Immediate neighbours of Shiva face opposite directions(i.e. if one neighbour faces North then the other neighbour faces south and Vice-Versa). Manya and Priyal face the same direction as Queen(i.e if Queen faces North then Manya and Priyal also face North and Vice-Versa). Manya sits at one of the extreme ends of the line. Only three people sit between Manya and Shiva. Queen sits exactly between Manya and Shiva. Three people sit between Nitesh and 16 yr old. 23 yr old sits immediate left of Nitesh. Three persons sit between 26 yr and Ojas. The difference of ages of neighbors of Ojas is 15. Neither Nitesh nor Ojas is the youngest. Nitesh is elder than Ojas. The difference of ages of neighbors of Shiva is 7. Taruna sits third to the right of Queen. Nitesh is an immediate neighbour of Taruna and faces south. Both the immediate neighbours of Queen face south. The persons have their age in even number likes Plum, Pear and Wisteria. Only four persons sit between Manya and the one who likes Wisteria. Only four persons sit between the one who likes Plum and the one who likes Buff. Only five persons sit between the one who likes Burnt and the one who likes Yale. The one who likes Rust is an immediate neighbour of Manya. The eldest person in the group likes Burnt.

1. In the given arrangement, if three people come and sit to the immediate left of Queen, how many people will sit between Rashi and the one who likes Rust?
2
4
3
1
Cannot be determined
Option B

2. Who amongst the following age is 21?
Rashi
The one who likes Yale
Ojas
The one who likes Rust
None of these
Option B

3. How many people face north as per given arrangement?
1
2
3
5
4
Option E

4. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based upon their seating arrangement and so form a group. Which of the following does not belong to the group?
Ojas
Manya
Queen
Taruna
Priyal
Option A

5. Who amongst the following sits at the extreme end of the row?
Shiva
The one who likes yale
Nitesh
The one who likes Burnt
None of these
Option D

6. Directions (6-9): Study the following information and answer the questions below:

Seven friends A , B ,C , D, E, F and G live on different floors of a building. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered 1 and the one above that is numbered 2 till the topmost floor is numbered 7. They belong to different cities, i.e. Satna , Damoh , Panna , Tikamgarh , Ajaniya , Kabadiya and Sihora but not necessarily in the same order.E belongs to Sihora .D lives immediately below the one who is from Ajaniya and he is from Tikamgarh. F lives on an odd-numbered floor & he is from Damoh. G lives on the fourth floor. E lives just above A but not on the second floor. C lives on an add numbered floor above fourth floor and he is from Panna. A doesn’t live on an even numbered floor. The one who is from Damoh doesn’t live just below G’s floor. B lives on an even numbered floor. A is not from Satna.

7. Who among the following lives on the third floor ?
A
C
B
D
E
Option D

8. Who among the following lives just above the one who is from Satna?
The one who belongs to Tikamgarh
A
G
C
None of these
Option A

9. Who among the following lives on the 5th floor?
B
C
A
D
E
Option C

10. D lives in which city?
Tikamgarh
Panna
Damoh
Satna
Cannot be determined
Option A

11. \If the expressions “Weom ≥ Udita = Nitesh ≥ Shivani” and “Akash > Nitesh ≥ Zaira” are true, which of the following conclusions is definitely true?

Udita
Akash
Weom≥Zaira
Udita>Akash
All are true
Option C