# Reasoning Test for IBPS PO 2018 Prelim Exam Set – 18

Directions (1-5): Taruna, Udita, Varsha, Wiren, Xeon, Yashi and Zakira live on a seven-storey building but not necessarily in the same order. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered 1, and the topmost floor is numbered 7. Each of them likes a car of different brands, viz, Le, Bu, As, Ma, Is, Po and Mi.Taruna lives on an odd-numbered floor but not on floor number 3. The one who likes Is car lives immediately above Taruna. Only two persons live between Wiren and the one who likes Is car. The one who likes Bu car lives on one of the odd-numbered floors but above Wiren. Only three persons live between Varsha and the one who likes Bu car. The one who likes As car lives immediately above Varsha. The one who likes Le car live immediately above the one who likes Mi car. Zakira lives on an odd-numbered floor. Only one person lives between Udita and Xeon. Udita lives on one of the floors above Xeon. Neither Varsha nor Taruna likes Ma car. Xeon does not like As car.

1. Which of the following combinations is true?
5-Xeon-Bu
2-Yashi-As
Both a and b
1-Wiren-Mi
All are true
Option B 2. Who among the following lives on floor number 2?
Zakira
Wiren
Xeon
Taruna
Yashi
Option E

3. Which of the following statements is true with respect to the given arrangement?
Taruna likes Le car
Xeon lives on 6th floor
There is one person live between Wiren and Zakira
Both a and b are true
All are false
Option E

4. Which of the following car does Taruna like?
Ma
Is
Po
Bu
Cannot be determined
Option D

5. How many persons live between the person who likes Ma car and the one who likes Mi car?
3
0
1
2
None of these
Option A

6. Directions (6-10): Each of the 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.

7. How is Akash related to Banya?
a) Parul, who has only two kids, Akash and Banya, is the mother-in-law of Queen, who is sister-in-law of Banya.
b) Rashi, the sister-in-law of Akash, is the daughter-in-law of Shivani, who has only two kids, Akash and Banya.

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

8. Point A5 is in which direction with respect to B5?
a)Point Z5 is at equal distance from both point A5 and point B5.
b)Walking 5 m to the East of point A5 and taking two consecutive right turns after walking 5 m before each turn which leads to point B5.

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

9. How is ‘could’ written in a code language?
a)‘yes could saw’ is written as ‘la pa ni’ and ‘do yes saw’ is written as ‘jo ni pa’ in that code language.
b) ‘yes do this’ is written as ‘pa si jo’ in that code language.

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

10. What is X’s position with respect to W when X, Wiren, Rajan, Jack and Manu are sitting around a circle facing the centre?
a)Rajan is second to the left of Manu and second to the right of Wiren.
b)Jack is not an immediate neighbour of Manu.

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

11. Manu, Nanu, Tanu and Wanu are sitting around a circle facing at the centre. Who is to the immediate left of Nanu?
a) Manu is between Tanu and Wanu and Nanu is to the immediate left of Tanu.
b) Nanu is second to the left of Manu and adjacent to Wanu.

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