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Reasoning Questions – Puzzles Set 96

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Welcome to Online Reasoning Section in AffairsCloud.com. Here we are creating question sample in Puzzles set, which is common for all the IBPS,SBI exam and other competitive exams. We have included Some questions that are repeatedly asked in bank exams !!!

I. Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions

Eight People – A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H live in ten different floors of a building (but not necessarily in the same order). Two of the floors in the building is vacant. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered one, the one above that is numbered two, and so on till the topmost floor is numbered ten. Each one of them also likes different mobiles, namely Lenovo, Apple, ONE PLUS, HTC, Samsung, Oppo, ASUS and Sony(but not necessarily in the same order). Each one of them also participates in different number of events starting from 1 to 10.

The one who likes SONY and APPLE not live on the floors numbered 8 and 7 respectively. The one who likes HTC lives immediately below the floor on which C lives. The number of people living below F is same as the number of people living between F and H. Only three floors between D and the one who likes Samsung. The number of floors between the one who likes ASUS and the one who likes HTC is two. The one who likes Oppo lives immediately above G. F lives an odd numbered floor above the floor numbered four. The top most floor is vacant. Only one person lives between B and the one who likes HTC. Only three floors between G and A. The one who likes SONY lives immediately above the one who likes Lenovo. C lives one of the odd numbered floors above the one who likes Samsung. The number of floors between F and the one who likes APPLE is only one. Only one person lives between the one who likes SONY and the vacant floor. Only two people live between C and vacant floor. The number of floors between two vacant floors is five. Total number of events participated by B is one less than that of the total number of events participated by H. Total number of events participated by the person who lives on ground floor is the square of the total number of events participated by B. Total number of events participated by A is the difference of number of events participated by D and H. Total number of events participated by C is one less than that of B. Total number of events participated by F is one more than that of G. Total number of events participated by E is one more than that of F. Total number of events participated by G is the multiple of number of events participated by B and C. Total number of events participated by the one who likes Asus is four.


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Floor No Person Mobile Number of events
10 _ _ _
9 H ASUS 4
8 B ONE PLUS 3
7 C Oppo 2
6 G HTC 6
5 F Samsung 7
4 _ _ _
3 E Apple 8
2 A Sony 5
1 D Lenovo 9

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  1. Which of the following Statements is true with respect to the given information?
    A. G lives immediately above the one who likes Samsung
    B. E lives immediately above C
    C. Only three people live between F and the one who likes SONY.
    D. D likes HTC.
    E. All the given statements are true
    Answer – A. G lives immediately above the one who likes Samsung

  2. Who amongst the following participates in 5 events?
    A. B
    B. G
    C. F
    D. A
    E. C
    Answer – D. A

  3. Which of the following floor is immediately above the vacant floor?
    A. 5
    B. 7
    C. 4
    D. 3
    E. 6
    Answer -A. 5

  4. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which one of the following does not belong to the group?
    A. G – ONE PLUS
    B. C – Samsung
    C. F – HTC
    D. E – Lenovo
    E. D – APPLE
    Answer – C. F – HTC

  5. How many people live between C and D?
    A. Four
    B. Three
    C. None
    D. Five
    E. Two
    Answer –A. Four

II. Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions 

Twelve students namely viz A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, I, J and K of twelve different colleges have Conference in six different months namely viz January, February, June, July, September and October on twelve different days i.e., (all persons have different dates) from 9th to 20th of any month but not necessarily in the same order. Two students must have Conference in the same month. Each student stays in a hostel in different floor. The ground floor of the building is numbered 1, the one above that is numbered 2 and so on till the topmost floor is numbered 12.
There are five floors between the person who have Conference in June. The persons who have Conference in June does not occupy the floor above the floor numbered 10 and also not occupy the floor below the floor numbered 4. G stayed on the second floor and has a Conference on 19th. The one who stayed on the first floor has a Conference in September. E has a Conference on the date immediately after the date on which K has Conference. There are two persons live between G and H. The floor number and the Conference date is same for the person B. The person who has Conference on 15th lives immediately below E. K has Conference on one of the dates after 12 and before 16. There are four persons live between K and E. K has Conference in the month of June. B and I have Conference in the same month which has 31 days. D who lived in floor numbered 11, has the Conference in the month which has less than 30 days. Only one person lives between two persons who have Conference in the month of October. The persons who have Conference in the month of October live two of the floors above the floor numbered 6. There are five floors between B and I. There are six floors between the person J and the person who has Conference in the month of September. The person F stays in a middle between the person E and C. L does not have Conference in the month of June. The person who has Conference on 17th lives immediately above the person who has Conference on 20. H does not have Conference on 20th. L does not have Conference on 16th. There is only one person lives between the persons who have Conference in the month of July. There are four floors between the persons who have Conference on 19th and 10th. The person who has Conference on 17th lives immediately above the person who has Conference on 20th. H does not have Conference on 20th. A does not have Conference on 11th. The person who has Conference on 18th lives immediately above the person who has Conference on 11.

Floor Person Month Date
12 B January 12
11 D February 17
10 A June 20
9 E October 14
8 F September 15
7 C October 10
6 I January 18
5 H July 11
4 K June 13
3 L July 9
2 G February 19
1 J September 16


  1. F stays on which of the following floor?
    A. 12
    B. 8
    C. 7
    D. 4
    E. None of these.
    B. 8

  2. Who among the following has Conference in September?
    A. A, B
    B. J, F
    C. B, E
    D. D, G
    E. E, G
    B. J, F

  3. Four among the following form a group in a certain way. Which of the following does not belong to Group?
    A. C – October
    B. J – September
    C. F – September
    D. B – January
    E. E – October
     C. F – September. Except F, others have Conference on even numbered dates.

  4. Which of the following is correctly matched?
    A. 12 – B – June – 17
    B. 12 – F – June – 17
    C. 2 – G – February – 19
    D. 2 – G – September – 19
    E. E – Sunday – July
    C. 2 – G – February – 19

  5. Who among the following has Conference on 20th?
    A. A
    B. C
    C. B
    D. D
    E. J
    A. A