# Reasoning Quiz 9th September 2018

Directions (Q1- Q5): Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below.

Eight people A,B,C,D,E,F,G and H are sitting around a circular table, facing the centre. Each of them is like different food items – Matar Paneer, Tomato Soup, Chicken lollipop, Chilli Chicken, Palak Paneer, Fried Rice, Egg Noodles, Burger, and Pizza but not necessarily in the same order. B is sitting second to the left of F. The person like Pizza is an immediate neighbour of F. Only one person sits between the person like Chilli Chicken and A, but that person not like Egg Noodles. The person like Tomato Soup is on the immediate right of the person like Chilli Chicken. H is second to the right of F. D likes Pizza. C and E are immediate neighbours. Neither C nor E is like Chilli Chicken. The person like Palak Paneer is on the immediate left of B. The person like Fried Rice is second to the right of person like Tomato Soup. The person like Egg Noodles is an immediate neighbour of the person like Chilli Chicken. C is second to the right of the person like Matar Paneer.

Question 1: Who is second to the right of A?
A) B

B) C

C) D

D) E

E) F

Question 2: Who among the following is like Egg Noodles?

A) B

B) G

C) H

D) F

E) E

Q3. What is the position of G with respect to the person Like Pizza?

A) Third to the left

B) Second to the right

C) Second to the left

D) Third to the right

E) Immediate right

Question 4: Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to the group?

A) Matar Paneer – D

B) Chicken lollipop – H
C) Chilli Chicken – E
D) Palak Paneer – G
E) Fried Rice – F

Question 5: Which of the following person likes Matar Paneer?

A) A
B) C
C) E
D) G
E) H

Direction (6-10):  Each question is followed by two assumptions. You have to decide which of the assumption is “implicit”. Give answer.

Question 6: A notice on the railway station says that those having tickets for the second class will be penalized if found travelling in first class compartments

I. Those having tickets for first class are not allowed to travel in second class compartments
II. To check the tickets, inspections are going on.

(A)  If only I is implicit.

(B) If only II is implicit.
(C) If either I or II is implicit.
(D) If neither I nor II is implicit.
(E) If both I and II are implicit.

Question 7: Since the past 5 years the prices of petrol and diesel are constant only in Myanmar.

I. The prices of these have changed throughout the world other than Myanmar.
II. In Myanmar the prices were different before these 5 years.

(A)  If only I is implicit.

(B) If only II is implicit.
(C) If either I or II is implicit.
(D) If neither I nor II is implicit.
(E) If both I and II are implicit.

Question 8: A notice board of a company says that if parking space is not available in office space, then park the vehicles in the mall and walk to the office.

I. The mall is at a walkable distance from the office.
II. The office does not allow visitors vehicles in the premises.

(A)  If only I is implicit.

(B) If only II is implicit.
(C) If either I or II is implicit.
(D) If neither I nor II is implicit.
(E) If both I and II are implicit.

Question 9: For better production of crops, farmers must switch over to organic fertilizers from chemical fertilizers.

I. Almost all farmers use chemical fertilizers.
II. Organic fertilizers are easily available to farmers.

(A)  If only I is implicit.

(B) If only II is implicit.
(C) If either I or II is implicit.
(D) If neither I nor II is implicit.
(E) If both I and II are implicit.

Question 10: A paper advertisement by a ABC bank says that there education loan rates are lower than any other banks.

I. Some other banks also provide education loans.
II. Different banks charge different interest rates on education loans.

(A)  If only I is implicit.

(B) If only II is implicit.
(C) If either I or II is implicit.
(D) If neither I nor II is implicit.
(E) If both I and II are implicit.

## SOLUTION

1. B

Explanation

B is sitting second to the left of F. The person like Pizza is an immediate neighbour of F.

H is second to the right of F. D likes Pizza.

The person like Fried Rice is second to the right of person like Tomato Soup. The person like Egg Noodles is an immediate neighbour of the person like Chilli Chicken. C is second to the right of the person like Matar Paneer.

C and E are immediate neighbours. Neither C nor E is like Chilli Chicken. C is second to the right of the person like Matar Paneer.

Only one person sits between the person like Chilli Chicken and A, but that person not like Egg Noodles. Case 1 gets eliminated.

. The person like Fried Rice is second to the right of person like Tomato Soup.

The person like Tomato Soup is on the immediate right of the person like Chilli Chicken.

1. D
2. B
3. C
4. A
1. (B) If only II is implicit.
Explanation:

The notice has nothing to do with people having first class tickets.
A notice is there, so it can mean that checking can take place regularly.
1. (E) If both I and II are implicit.
Explanation:

The ‘only’ word present in statement means that in other places prices have changed over these 5 years.
Since the statements talks about constant prices in 5 years only, so before that prices were different.
1. (A) If only I is implicit.
Explanation:

Since the board says that u can park your vehicles in mall, this means that there is a mall near by.
1. (B) If only II is implicit.
Explanation:

It cannot be predicted that how many farmers use chemical fertilizers.
1. (E) If both I and II are implicit.
Explanation:

The rate is less than other banks mean that other banks also give loan.
It is less than other banks so there are different rates.