# Reasoning Quiz 5th September 2018

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

In an international meet, representatives A, B, C, D, E, F G and H from eight different countries, viz Thailand, France, Holland, Austria, US, Spain, India and Germany (not necessarily in the same order), sit around a circular table facing the centre. A, who represents Germany, sits third to the left of E. The one who is from India sits on the immediate right of A. D, who is from Holland, sits second to the right of B. B is not an immediate neighbour of E. C, who is from Spain, sits exactly in the middle of people representing US and India. G, the representative from France, sits second to the left of H, who is from Thailand.

Question 1: How many people sit between A and the representative from Austria when counted in clockwise directions?

A) None

B) One

C) Two

D) Three

E) None of these

Question 2: Which of the following is True regarding representative F?

A) F is the represent of Austria

B) F sits second to the left of the representative from Thailand.

C) The representative from Germany is not an immediate neighbour of F

D) E sits third to the  right  of F

E) None of these

Question3: In which of the following pairs is the representative from the first country sitting on the immediate left of the representative from the second country?

A) India- Thailand

B) Austria- US

C) Thailand- Holland

D) Spain- Germany

E) US- Spain

Question 4: What is the position of B with respect to the position of the representative from the US?

A) Third to the left

B) Fourth to the right

C) Fourth to the left

D) Second to the right

E) Second to the right

Question 5: Which of the following pairs represents the immediate neighbours of the representative from Holland?

A) CG

B) BE

C) AH

D) HB

E) GE

Direction (6-8): Study the following arrangement and answer questions given:

(      F     E    ~    6    2    %     S      A     8        B    )    *    1      L     O      9        @      W        U       \$       3     ^      P     4      C        V      #

Question 6: How many such vowels are there in the above arrangement, each of which is immediately followed by a symbol and not preceded by a letter?

A) One

B) Two

C) Three

D) None

E) More than three

Question 7: What is the sum of all numbers which are immediately preceded by a symbol?

A) 8

B) 9

C) 10

D) 12

E) 14

Question 8: Which of the following is the 9th to the left of the 17th from the left end of the above arrangement?

A) @

B) S

C) 9

D) 2

E) 6

Question 9: In the certain code “MISSIONS” is written as “MSIISNOS”. How is “ONLINE” written as that code?

A) OLNNIE

B) ONILEN

C) NOILEN

D) LNOENI

E) ONNLIE

Question 10: The certain code “TIGER” is written as “QDFHS”. How is “FISH” written in that code?

A) GERH

B) GRHE

C) GREH

D) GHRE

E) GEHR

## SOLUTION

Directions (1 to 5):

Explanation:

A, who represents Germany, sits third to the left of E.

The one who is from India sits on the immediate right of A.

D, who is from Holland, sits second to the right of B. B is not an immediate neighbour of E.

C, who is from Spain, sits exactly in the middle of people representing US and India.

G, the representative from France, sits second to the left of H, who is from Thailand.

1. C

2.E

3.C

4.D

5.D

6. D

7. C

Explanation : 6+1+3=10

8. B

Explanation:

(      F     E    ~    6    2    %     S      A     8        B    )    *    1      L     O      9        @      W        U       \$       3     ^      P     4      C        V      #

9. A

Explanation:

First and last latter remain same. The other interchange their position in pairs of two. So, NL become LN IN become NI so code ONLINE will be OLNNIE.

10. B

Explanation:

Reverse the word and move each other letter. Then, subtract 1 from each letter.