# Reasoning Quiz for SBI Clerk 2018: 20 April

Directions (Q. 1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
P, Q, R, S, T, U and V are seven executives of an organisation ABC. There are no other executives besides them. The
management body of the organisation decided to post the seven executives in seven different countries. The names of the countries New Zealand, Argentina, Colombia, Mexico, India, Australia and England. The names of the countries are not necessarily in the same order as that of the names of the persons. There are three married couples among the executives. One feature is that despite having equal efficiencies their salaries are different.
R has been posted in New Zealand and her salary is more than the salary of the person posted in Maxico or the
one in Colombia. T is married to the person posted in Australia and T gets the least salary. No woman is posted in Colombia, Maxico or Australia. V is married to Q and his salary is more than P or S. U is not posted in colombia. The salary of the person who is posted in Australia is more than that of the one posted in England but less the one posted in Colombia.
The salary of Q, who is posted in Argentina is more than that of P. P is posted in England. U’s wife is not posted either in India or England. No one gets more salary than the wife of the person who is posted in Colombia. None of the male executives was drawing more salary than U.
1. Who among the following executives gets the highest salary?
1) Q
2) R
3) U
5) None of these
2. Which of the following is a right combination of the highest paid of male and female?
1) QV
2) US
3) QU
5) None of these
3. What is U’s postion from the P when the exdecutives are arranged in descending order of their salaries ?
1) First
2) Second
3) Third
5) None of these
4. Which of the following country is U posted in ?
1) Argentina
2) Colombia
3) Mexico
5) None of these
5. Which of the following statements is true?
1) Q is posted at Colombia
2) U’s salary is more than R’s salary
3) R gets more salary than U but less than Q
4) P is a male
5) None of these
Directions (Q. 6-10): In each question below are two statements followed by two conclusions numbered I and II. 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 conditions and then decide which of the given conclusions logically follow from the given statements, disregarding commonly known facts. Give answer
1) If only conclusion I follows.
2) If only conclusion II follows.
3) If either conclusion I or II follows.
4) If neither conclusion I nor II follows.
5) If both conclusions I and II follows.
6. Statements:
All Actors are Actress.
All Directors are Actress.
Conclusions:
I. At least some Actress are Actors.
II. No Director is a Actor.
7. Statements:
All leaves are roots.
Some leaves are branches.
Conclusions:
I. Some branches are not leaves.
II. At least some roots are branches.
8. Statements:
No toy is a reward.
Conclusions:
I. At least some rewards are gifts.
9. Statements:
Some kings are emperors.
No ruler is a king.
Conclusions:
I. No ruler is an emperor.
II. At least some rulers are emperors.
10. Statements:
No wish is a demand.
All wishes are claims.
Conclusions:
I. No demand is a claim.
II. All claims are wishes.
Directions (Q. 11-15): Study the following information carefully and answer the given question –
Eight friends – Ram, Raj, Ravi, Rakesh, Raheem, Rupesh, Rajeev and Raju are sitting around a square table in such a way that four of them sit at four corners of the square table while four sits in the middle of each of the four sides. Those who sit at the four corners of the table face the centre while those who sit in middle of the sides face out sides. Their favourite bikes are— Pulsar, Hero, Yamaha, Splendour, Karizma, Bullet, Avenger and CVZ but not in the same order.
Raju sits second to the right of Ravi and his favourite bike is Yamaha. Raju does not sit at any of the corners. Ram sits third to the right of the person whose favourite bike is Bullet and one who likes Bullet is not an immediate neighbour of Ravi. Raj and Rajeev are immediate neighbours of each other. Rajeev likes Splendour. Raj does not sits at any of the corner of the table and neither likes CVZ nor Avenger. The person whose favourite bike is Pulsar, is an immediate neighbour of neither one who likes Bullet nor Ravi. The person whose favourite bike is CVZ is an immediate neighour of the person whose favourite bike is Bullet. Raheem does not like CVZ. The person who likes Karizma bike is not immediate neighbour of the person who likes Yamaha. The one who likes Hero bike sits fourth to
the right of Ravi and Rupesh is immediately left of Raj.
11. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
1) Raheem
2) Raj
3) Rupesh
4) Ravi
5) Raju
12. Which bike is third to the left of Rakesh?
1) Yamaha
2) Hero
3) Pulsar
4) Avenger
5) Karizma
13. What is the position of Raheem with respect to Ram?
1) Immediate to the left
2) Second to the left
3) Third to the left
4) Third to the right
5) Second to the right
14. Who amongst the following sits second to the right of Ravi?
1) Raheem
2) Rakesh
3) Raju
4) Rupesh
5) Ram
15. Which of the following combinations is true?
1) Rakesh–Avenger–Outside
2) Rajeev–Pulsar–Centre
3) Rajeev–Spendour–Outside
4) Raheem–Bullet–Outside
5) None of these
1. 1
2. 3
3. 3
4. 3
5. 3
6. 1
7. 3
8. 4
9. 3
10. 4
11. 3
12. 1
13. 4
14. 3
15. 4
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