# Puzzle for SBI PO/ Clerk Mains 2018: 18 July

## Puzzle for SBI PO/ Clerk Mains 2018: 18 July

Directions (Q. 1-5) : Study the following information and answer the following questions.
Eight friends A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting in a straight line facing North. All of them play different sports viz— Football, Hockey, Badminton, Golf, Cricket, Basketball, Chess and Lawn Tennis but not necessarily on the same order.
D sits on an extreme ends of the line. One of the immediate neighbours of G plays Chess. The one who plays cricket sits second to the right of A. The one who plays Basketball is an immediate neighbour of the one who plays Lawn Tennis. D does not play Lawn Tennis. There are two persons between D and the one who  plays Hockey. The one who plays Football sits second to the left of A. A and F are immediate neighbours and both of them do not play Lawn Tennis. Only two persons sit between C and the one who plays cricket. B sits second to the left of H, who plays neigher Lawn Tennis nor Badminton. The person who plays Badminton sits second to the right of C. C sits on the immediate right of G. The one who plays Lawn Tennis sits third to the left of G.
1. Which of the following statements is true?
1) H sits second to the right of the one who plays Golf.
2) A sits between G and C.
3) E is an immediate neighbour of D.
4) Four persons sit to the left of G.
5) None is true
2. Who sits second to the right of the one who plays Chess?
1) The one who plays Golf.
2) The one who plays Badminton.
3) The one who plays Hockey.
4) The one who plays Laws Tennis.
5) None of these
3. How many persons are there between A and H?
1) Two                       2) One                    3) None
4) Four                       5) None of these
4. 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) E – Football         2) H – Hockey     3) B – Chess
4) C – Badminton   5) G – Football
5. What is the position of B with respect to the one who plays Chess?
1) Second to the left
2) Second to the right
3) Third to the right
4) Fourth to the left
5) None of these
Directions (Q. 6-10) : Study the following information and answer the following questions.
In a certain code language, some statements are coded as follow :
‘awareness programme for’ is coded as ‘\$8H  ©2I  #8V’,
‘road permits are’ is coded as ‘\$2V  #6H  @3W’,
‘the first week’ is coded as ‘a3P  ©4G  %2V’,
‘President committed frontier railways’ is coded as ‘#8G  ©7I  b8W  @7H’,
‘there was clock’ is coded as ‘%4V  a2H  b4P’.
6. Which of the following will be the code of ‘President’?
1) ©8G                      2) #8D                   3) #8G
4) Can’t be determined                          5) None of these
7. Which of the following will be the code of ‘railways awareness’?
1) \$8S  @7H            2) \$8H  @7S        3) ©8H  @7H
4) \$8H  #7S              5) None of these
8. Which of the following will be the code of ‘Minister’?
1) \$7I                         2) #7I                     3) ©7I
4) Can’t be determined                          5) None of these
9. Which of the following will be the code of ‘first programme’?
4) Can’t be determined                          5) None of these
10. Which of the following will be the code of ‘the clock’?
1) b2V  %4P             2) b4P  %2V         3) #4P  b2V
4)   b4P  #2V               5)   None of these