## Monday, 28 May 2018

### Daily Reasoning Quiz - 29th May 2018

Directions (1-5) Study the following information to answer the given questions:

Eleven persons A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J, K are sitting in such a way that some are facing North and some of them are facing south. Not more than two consecutive persons face same direction. No two persons sit adjacent to each other according to the English alphabet (i.e. B does not sit adjacent to A and C and so on).

D sits 2nd from one of the ends and faces south. Four persons sit between D and J. Persons at both the ends face same direction as C, who is sitting exactly in the middle of the row. Number of the persons sitting to the right of C is one more than those sitting right of J. Both C and J face opposite direction. Two persons sit between J and K, who faces same direction as C. E and H are neighbors of each other. Both G and I are immediate right to each other, one of them is next to C. Four persons sit between E and G. Immediate neighbors of D face same direction. A is not neighbor of D. Not more than four persons face south.

Q1. How many persons in the above arrangement are facing north?
(a) 7
(b) 6
(c) 5
(d) 8
(e) None of these

Q2. Who among the following represents the pair of persons who are immediate neighbor of B?
(a) A-B
(b) G-D
(c) H-D
(d) J-C
(e) None of these

Q3. Four of the following five forms a group, who does not belong to that group?
(a) C
(b) A
(c) B
(d) G
(e) H

Q4. Which of the following pair represents the persons sitting at the ends?
(a) D-E
(b) A-B
(c) F-A
(d) G-B
(e) A-C

Q5. Who among the following sits 5th right to H?
(a) E
(b) B
(c) F
(d) G
(e) None of these

Solutions (1-5):

S1. Ans. (a)
S2. Ans. (b)
S3. Ans. (d)
S4. Ans. (c)
S5. Ans. (b)

Directions (6-10): In each of the questions below are given some statements followed by some conclusions. You have to take the given statements to be true even if they seem to be at variance with commonly known facts. Read all the conclusions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follows from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer

Q6. Statements:
Some red are blue.
Some blue are green.
No green is yellow.
Conclusions:
I. Some yellow can be red.
II. No blue is yellow.
(a) Both I and II follows
(b) Either I or II follows
(c) Only II follows
(d) Neither I nor II follows
(e) Only I follows.
Q7. Statements:
No sky is star.
All star are moon.
No moon is sun.
Conclusions:
I. Some moon are not sky.
II. Some sun can be sky.
(a) Both I and II follows
(b) Either I or II follows
(c) Only II follows
(d) Neither I nor II follows
(e) Only I follows.
Q8. Statements:
Some shoes are belt.
All belt are shirt.
All shirt are pant.
Conclusions:
I. All pant being belt is a possibilities
II. Some shirts are not belt .
(a) Both I and II follows
(b) Either I or II follows
(c) Only II follows
(d) Neither I nor II follows
(e) Only I follows.
Q9. Statements:
Some salt is lemon.
All lemons are sugar.
Some sugar are water.
Conclusions:
I. Some salt can be sugar.
II. Some water is lemon.
(a) Both I and II follows
(b) Either I or II follows
(c) Only II follows
(d) Neither I nor II follows
(e) Only I follows.
Q10. Statements:
Some pen are eraser.
All eraser are pencil.
No marker is pen.
Conclusions:
I. Some pencil can be marker.
II. Some pencil are not marker.
(a) Both I and II follows
(b) Either I or II follows
(c) Only II follows
(d) Neither I nor II follows
(e) Only I follows