# Reasoning Test for IBPS PO 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 1

Directions (1-5):
There are eight persons P , Q, R, S , T , U , V and W are sitting around a circular table. All are facing towards the center of the table. All of them has different mobile of different companies viz. Sony , Acer , MI , Motorola , Apple , HP , Dell and Holly but not necessarily in the same order. Q, who has MI phone sits third to the right of V. The one who has Holly phone sits immediate left of W. Two persons sit between the one who has Holly phone and the U who has Acer phone. P sits opposite to T but none of them has Holly phone. S does not sit adjacent to T. The one who has Dell phone sits third to right of one who has Motorola phone. The one who has HP phone sits immediate left of one who has Dell phone. V sits opposite to R, who has Sony phone. Two persons sit between R and W.

1. Who among following sits third to right of T?
Q
P
R
U
None of these
Option D

2. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence they form a group. Which one of the following does not belong to that group?
U
W
R
S
Q
Option C

3. Who among following sits second to left of P?
S
T
U
V
R
Option E

4. Which phones among the following P has?
Sony
Acer
Cannot be determined
Apple
None of these
Option D

5. Who among the following has HP phone?
W
P
U
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option A

6. Study the following information and answer the given questions:
There are eight members in a family. N1 is father of D2. E3 is married to N1. G4 and D2 are siblings. C5 is married to G4. N1 has no son. K6 is father of E3. Q7 is only daughter of C5. A8 is brother in law of N1.
How Q7 is related to G4?

Son in law
Nephew
Daughter
Niece
Cannot be determined
Option C

7. How A8 is related to G4?
Daughter
Son
Father
Uncle
None of these
Option D

8. Directions (6-10): Each of the following questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered a and b given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer.

9. Who amongst Avni, Banu, Ceon, Dany and Evny is the second shortest?
a) Avni is taller than only Banu. Evny is not the tallest.
b) Avni is shorter than Ceon. Dany is not the smallest.

if the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient in answer the question.
if the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement a alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in either in statement a alone or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b are together necessary to answer the question.
Option A

10. Is Parul>Zaaira true or not?
a) Parul > Queen Tanu
b) Manu > Nitya < Queen > Ojas ≥ Jaya = Zaaira

if the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient in answer the question.
if the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement a alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in either in statement a alone or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b are together necessary to answer the question.
Option E

11. In which month of the year did Shivani go Lucknow for a trip?
a)Shivani correctly remembers that she went for a trip in the second half of the year but before December.
b)Shivani’s mother correctly remembers that they went for a trip after 31st October but before 31st December.

if the data in statement a alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement b alone are not sufficient in answer the question.
if the data in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement a alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in either in statement a alone or in statement b alone are sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b together are not sufficient to answer the question.
if the data in both the statements a and b are together necessary to answer the question.
Option E