# Reasoning Test for IBPS Clerk 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 27

8 friends A10, B20, C30, D40, E50, F60, G70 and H80 sitting in a row and four friends are facing north and four are facing south direction but not necessary in the same order. No two friends who sit together face the same direction. E50 sits third to the right of D40. Only one friend sits between E50 and F60. B20 sits fourth to the left of C30. A10 and F60 faces same direction. Either D40 or E50 sits at the extreme end of the row. F60 faces in north direction. A10 and G70 do not sit at any extreme end. Not more than one friend sit between H80 and F60.

1. Who sits 2nd to the right of the one who sits immediate right of C30?
A10
D40
E50
F60
None of these
Option D

2. Who among the following sits immediate left of H80?
A10
C30
E50
B20
No one
Option E

3. How many friends are sitting to the left of F60?
0
2
1
3
More than 3
Option B

4. Who sits exactly between E50 and A10?
B20
C30
D40
H80
No one
Option A

5. Which of the following pair sits at extreme ends of the row?
C30 and D40
F60 and D40
H80 and A10
C30 and F60
None of these
Option E

6. Directions(6-10):In the following questions the symbols >, <, ≥, ≤, = are used with the following meanings. These statements are followed by two conclusions: Give answer:
‘M > N’ means ‘M is neither smaller nor greater than N’
‘M < N' means 'M is neither smaller than nor equal to N' 'M ≥ N' means 'M is not greater than N' 'M ≤ N' means 'M is not smaller N' 'M = N' means 'M is neither greater than nor equal to N'

7. STATEMENTS: Rr ≥ Ss =Tt > Uu < Xx CONCLUSIONS: a)Ss < Xx b)Tt > Rr

only conclusion a follows
only conclusion b follows
either conclusion a or b follows
neither conclusion a nor b follows.
both conclusions a and b follow
Option D

8. STATEMENTS: Dinesh = Lokesh < Girish ≥ Elvish ≥ Farhan CONCLUSIONS: a)Farhan ≥ Lokesh b)Girish < Dinesh
only conclusion a follows
only conclusion b follows
either conclusion a or b follows
neither conclusion a nor b follows.
both conclusions a and b follow
Option D

9. STATEMENTS: A10 > B20 ≥ F30< C40 = D50 CONCLUSIONS: a)C40 < A10 b)F30< D50
only conclusion a follows
only conclusion b follows
either conclusion a or b follows
neither conclusion a nor b follows.
both conclusions a and b follow
Option D

10. STATEMENTS: Kamna > Lavya ≥ Manish = Nitya < Parul > Ojasvee
CONCLUSIONS:
a)Kamna < Parul b)Parul > Kamna

only conclusion a follows
only conclusion b follows
either conclusion a or b follows
neither conclusion a nor b follows.
both conclusions a and b follow
Option D

11. STATEMENTS: Ma ≤ Sa > Ba ≥ La = Ua ≥ Ta ≥ Da
CONCLUSIONS:
a)Ba ≥ Da
b)Sa > La

only conclusion a follows
only conclusion b follows
either conclusion a or b follows
neither conclusion a nor b follows.
both conclusions a and b follow
Option D