# Reasoning Puzzle for SBI Clerk 2018: 17 March

Directions (Q. 1-5) : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
A, B, C, D, E, F and G are seven teachers of IBTS INSTITUTE. Each of them teaches seven different subjects viz— Mathematics, Reasoning, Computer, GK, English, Economics and Science but not necessarily in the same order. They teach at Chandigarh branch in seven different days of a week from Monday to Sunday.

The one who teaches Mathematics teaches on Friday. Only one teacher teaches between the one who teaches Mathematics and F. Only two teachers teach between F and the one who teaches Economics. E teaches immediately before the one who teaches Reasoning. Only three teachers teach between E and the one who teaches Computer. Only one teacher teaches between D and the one who teaches Computer. E does not teach English. The one who teaches Science, teaches immediately before the one who teaches Computer. Only one teacher teaches between B and the one who teaches English. Only two teacher teach between A and C. C teaches between B and G. B does not teach Reasoning.

1. If Economics is related to B and Reasoning is related to D, in the same way GK is related to who among the following?
1) The one who teaches on Thursday
2) The one who teaches on Sunday
3) The one who teaches on Wednesday
4) The one who teaches on Tuesday
5) None of these
2. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which one does not belong to that group ?
1) C – Mathematics
2) B – English
3) D – Science
4) G – GK
5) F – Economics
3. Which of the following statements is/are NOT true?
1) The one who teaches GK, teaches on Saturday.
2) Only one subject is taught between English and the one taught by B.
3) G teaches Computer on Monday.
4) The one who teaches Reasoning, teaches on the day just after E teaches.
5) None of these
4. If the positions of G and E are interchanged, then who teaches on the day immediately after the day on which Mathematics is taught?
1) The one who teaches Reasoning
2) The one who teaches on Saturday
3) The one who teaches immediately before the day on which Reasoning is taught
4) Both 2) and 3)
5) None of these
5. As per the given arrangement the one who teaches Science is related to Thursday and the one who teaches Economics is related to Sunday in a certain way. Which of the following days is related to the one who teaches English in the same way ?
1) Saturday
2) Monday
3) Wednesday
4) Friday
5) Tuesday
Direction (6-10 ) : Study the fol lowing information carefully and answer the given questions.
Eight persons A, B, C, D, E, R, G and H live in different floor of a eight floor building. Each of them likes a different subjects, viz. Physics, Mathematics, Sanskrit, Hindi, English, Chemistry, Biology and Computer, but not necessarily in the same order. The lowermost floor is numbered 1 and the topmost floor is numbered 8.
There is only one floor between the persons who like Sanskrit and Computer. There are two floors between the person who likes Mathematics and C. R lives on an even numbered floor and likes Biology. Neither A nor B likes Mathematics or English. The person who likes Hindi lives on floor number 1. There are three floors between the floor
of B and E. R lives above C, who does not live on first floor, but likes Physics. Only one person lives between the persons who like English and Mathematics. The person who likes Sanskrit lives on the topmost floor. H does not like
Sanskrit. G lives between the floor of A and R. B lives above E and A.
6. How many person(s) live there between R and C?
1) None
2) One
3) Two
4) Three
5) None of these
7. Who among the following lives on first floor?
1) C
2) D
3) The person who likes English
4) The person who likes Hindi
5) None of these
8. Who among the following lives on topmost floor?
1) B
2) G
3) D
4) A
5) None of these
9. B likes which of the following subject?
1) Mathematics
2) Computer
3) Physics
4) Hindi
5) None of these
10. Which of the following is a correct combination?
1) Floor number 3 – E – English
2) Floor number 2 – R – Biology
3) Floor number 1 – D – Hindi
4) Floor number 6 – B – Chemistry
5) None of these

(1-5);
1. 3;
2. 2;
3. 3;
4. 4;
5. 1;
(6-10);
Person         Floor                 Subject
D                     8                      Sanskrit
B                      7                      Chemistry
A                      6                      Computer
G                      5                      Mathematics
R                      4                      Biology
E                      3                      English
C                      2                      Physics
H                      1                      Hindi
6. 2
7. 4
8. 3
9. 5
10. 1
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