# Reasoning Quiz 11th September 2018

Directions (1 to 5): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.

Seven people namely B, C, D, E, F, G and H have to attend a workshop but not necessarily in the same order, in seven different months of the same year namely January, March, April, July, August, September and December. Each of them also likes a different bank namely CANARA, SBI, ICICI, HDFC, AXIS, PNB and Yes but not necessarily in the same order.
The one who likes AXIS will attend a workshop in the month which has less than 31 days. Only one person will attend a workshop between the one who likes AXIS and B. The one who likes CANARA will attend a workshop immediately before B. Only three people will attend a workshop between one who likes AXIS and the one who likes SBI. H will attend a workshop immediately after B. Only three people will attend a workshop between H and G. The one who likes PNB will attend a workshop immediately before G. The one who likes ICICI will attend a Workshop immediately before the one who likes Yes. E will attend a Workshop immediately after the one who likes Yes. C will attend a workshop in a month which has only 30 days. F does not like CANARA.

Question 1: How many people will attend a workshop between the months in which G and D will attend a Workshop?
A. Two

B. One
C. Three
D. More than three
E. None

Question 2: As per the given arrangement, G is related to CANARA and B is related to SBI following a certain pattern, which of the following is D related to following the same pattern?
A. ICICI
B. PNB
C. Axis
D. CANARA
E. Yes

Question 3: Which of the following represents the month in which F will attend a workshop?
A. March

B. January
C. December
D. April
E. Cannot be determined

Question 4: Which of the following represents the people who will attend a workshop in March and December respectively?
A. G, H

B. F, B
C. F, E
D. F, H
E. G, E

Question 5: Which of the following banks does G like?
A. ICICI

B. CANARA
C. AXIS
D. HDFC
E. SBI

Direction (6 to 10): In each question below is given a statement followed by two courses of action numbered 1 & 2. On the basis of information given in the statement to be true, then decide which of the following suggested courses of action logically follow(s) for pursuing. Give your answer as-

Question 6: You can win over new people by your warm smile
Assumptions:

I.It is possible for us to smile warmly at unknown people
II.It is necessary to win over new people

A.If only 1 follows
B.If only 2 follows
C.If either 1 or 2 follows
D.If neither 1 nor 2 follows
E.If both 1 & 2 follow

Question 7: Traffic police be given anti-pollution masks while managing traffic signals
Assumptions :
I.The masks are safe for wearing and there is no other side effects.
II.The traffic police will be able to carry out their works after wearing the masks

A.If only 1 follows
B.If only 2 follows
C.If either 1 or 2 follows
D.If neither 1 nor 2 follows
E.If both 1 & 2 follow

Question 8: Please do not use lift while going down-an-instruction on the top of a five-storey building
Assumptions:
I.While going down the lift is unable to carry any load
II.Provision of the lift is a matter of facility and not of right.

A.If only 1 follows
B.If only 2 follows
C.If either 1 or 2 follows
D.If neither 1 nor 2 follows
E.If both 1 & 2 follow

Question 9: Many pilgrims died in a stampede while boarding a private ferry to the holy place on the first day of the ten-day long festival
Course of action :
I.The gov should immediately cancel the licences of all the private ferry operators with immediate effects.
II.The gov should deploy an adequate number of its personnel to guide pilgrims on their journey to the holy place

A.If only 1 follows
B.If only 2 follows
C.If either 1 or 2 follows
D.If neither 1 nor 2 follows
E.If both 1 & 2 follow

Question 10: The rate of inflation has reached its highest in last twenty years and there is no sign of it softening in the coming months.
Course of action :
I.Farmers should be asked by the gov to sell their product at lower prices.
II.The gov should initiate steps like reducing gov taxes on  essential commodities

A.If only 1 follows
B.If only 2 follows
C.If either 1 or 2 follows
D.If neither 1 nor 2 follows
E.If both 1 & 2 follow

## SOLUTION

1. B

Explanation:

The one who likes AXIS will attend a workshop in the month which has less than 31 days. Only one person will attend a workshop between the one who likes AXIS and B. The one who likes CANARA will attend a workshop immediately before B. Only three people will attend a workshop between one who likes AXIS and the one who likes SBI. H will attend a workshop immediately after B.

Case 1

 Month Persons Bank Jan PNB March G April Axis July Canara Aus B Sep H Dec Sbi

Case 2

 Month Persons Bank Jan G March SBI April CANARA July B Aus H Sep AXIS Dec

Only three people will attend a workshop between H and G. The one who likes PNB will attend a workshop immediately before G. CASE 2 can be eliminated.   The one who likes ICICI will attend a Workshop immediately before the one who likes Yes. E will attend a Workshop immediately after the one who likes Yes. C will attend a workshop in a month which has only 30 days. F does not like CANARA.

 Month Persons Bank Jan F Pnb March G Hdfc April C Axis July D Canara Aus B Icici Sep H Yes Dec E Sbi

1. E
2. B
3. E
4. H
5. A)If only 1 follows
Explanation :
Smile only not necessary to win, but smile create a possibility, so I is true
6. E)If both 1 & 2 follow
Explanation

I and II is the true fact with respect to given statements.
7. D)If neither 1 nor 2 follows
Explanation :

Both I and II are false assumption with respect to the given statement.
8. B)If only 2 follows
Explanation :

For this the gov can’t cancel the licences of a private ferry, so II is implicit
9. D)If neither 1 nor 2 follows
Explanation :

This actions can’t softening the inflation.