## Wednesday, 22 April 2015

### SBI PO Reasoning Quiz -6

Direction (Q. 1 - 4): Study the following information and answer the questions given below:

Eight villages—M, K, J, T, R, D, N and W—are located on either side of a road running from North to South, with four villages on either side. Each village on one side is located exactly opposite to a village on the other side. Each village has a different population size. The most populated village is not situated at any of the ends nor does it face east. Village T has the least population and is exactly opposite Village D, which faces west. Village R has less population than only Village K and faces west. Village D has more population than Village M but less population than only R and K. Village W is exactly opposite Village J, which faces west. Village N is third to the left of T and second to the left of M. Village N has more population than Village J but less population than W, which has less population than M

1. Which village has more population than only T?

1) N 2) J 3) W 4) Data inadequate 5) None of these

2. How many villages have more population than Village M?

1) Three 2) Two 3) Four 4) Data inadequate 5) None of these

3. Which village is exactly opposite Village R?

1) W 2) N 3) M 4) Data inadequate 5) None of these

4. Which of the following groups of villages faces west?

1) KWRD 2) KJRM 3) KRDT 4) Data inadequate 5) None of these

Direction (Q. 5 - 7): A National Film Festival was organised from 18th to 25th of a month, 18th being Wednesday. In this festival, various regional films, viz Telugu, Punjabi, Bengali, Bhojpuri, Gujarati and Tamil, were shown on each day. Only one film is shown in a day. Following conditions had to be complied with:

(i) Bhojpuri film was shown on the previous day of Punjabi film.

(ii) Gujarati film was shown on Monday.

(iii) Tamil film was not shown on the last day, ie 25th.

(iv) There was a gap of two days between Punjabi and Telugu film.

(v) No film was shown on Sunday and Thursday.

(vi) Telugu film was shown neither on Wednesday nor on Saturday.

5. The Film Festival was inaugurated with which of the following films?

1) Bhojpuri 2) Tamil 3) Punjabi 4) Bengali 5) None of these

6. Which of the following films were shown on two consecutive Wednesdays?

1) Punjabi, Bhojpuri 2) Tamil, Bengali

3) Telugu, Punjabi 4) Tamil, Punjabi

5) None of these

7. A gap of how many days was there between Tamil film and Telugu film?

1) Two 2) Three 3) Four 4) Five 5) None of these

Direction (Q. 8 - 10): Study the following information given below and answer the questions that follow.

' A + B' means 'A is the daughter of B ' .

'A - B' means 'A is the husband of B ' .

' A x B' means' A is the brother of B ' .

'A ÷ B' means 'A is the mother of B ' .

8. If 'R x M + N - L + P' is true, which of the following statements is true?

1) P is the brother of M. 2) P is the sister of M.

3) P and R are brothers. 4) M, R and P are siblings.

5) None is true

9. Which of the following represents 'P is the daughter-in-law of M'?

1) L ÷ M x K - P + R 2) L - M ÷ K x R - P

3) M x N - R ÷ P + L 4) M + N- R x P ÷ L

5) None of these

10. Which of the following symbols should replace the question mark (?) in order to make 'L is the niece of R' definitely true?

J - L ? P x R ÷ S

1) ÷ 2) x 3) + 4 ) ÷ or x 5) None of these

Answers

(1 - 4):

Order of village according to the size of population:

K > R > D > M > W > N > J > T

1. 2; 2. 1; 3. 2; 4. 5; RJKD

(5 - 7):

Date    Day     Film

18       Wed    Tamil

19        Thur      -

20        Fri     Bhojpuri

21       Sat     Punjabi

22        Sun      -

23       Mon     Gujarati

24       Tue       Telugu

25       Wed      Bengali

5. 2; 6. 2; 7. 4;

8. 4;

From the family tree, it becomes clear that P, R and M are siblings.

9. 2; Check for (1):

P is the sister-in-law of M.

Check for (2):

From the family tree, it is clear that M is the mother of R, who is P’s husband. So, P is the daughter-in-law of M.

Check for (3):

This relationship does not exist as it shows that L is another parent of P.

Check for (4):

R can’t be both wife and brother.

This relationship doesn’t exist.

10. 3;

P must be the father of L to make R aunt of L.

So, for the relationship of daughter, + should be placed.

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