*Hello and welcome to ***exampundit** . So here is the Abhinav’s Reasoning Challenges for Bank PO Exams 2016.

The rules are same as the fighter’s puzzle challenges(which will come back).

**Abhinav**will conduct and help everyone along with

**S Dixit**,

**the fighter**and

**Chitrarth**who will monitor/feature/delete any other comments.

**Directions**

(1-5):Each of the questions below consists of a question and two

(1-5):

statements

numbered I and II given below it. You

have to decide whether the data provided in the

have to decide whether the data provided in the

statements are sufficient to answer

the question. Read both the statements are sufficient and

the question. Read both the statements are sufficient and

give answer.

1) if the data in statement I alone

are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in

are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in

statement II alone are not sufficient

to answer the question.

to answer the question.

2) if data in statement II alone is

sufficient to answer the question, while the data in

sufficient to answer the question, while the data in

statement I alone are not sufficient

to answer the question.

to answer the question.

3) if the data in both the statements

I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

4) if the data either in statement I

alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the

alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the

question.

5) if the data in both statements I

and II are not sufficient to answer the question.

and II are not sufficient to answer the question.

1. There are seven letters M, S, L, I,

P, R and E. Can the word PRELIMS be formed?

P, R and E. Can the word PRELIMS be formed?

I. I is placed third to the right of

R. M is placed second to the right of L. M is not last letter of

R. M is placed second to the right of L. M is not last letter of

the word.

II. P is placed third to the left of L

and E is placed adjacent to L. S is placed second to the

and E is placed adjacent to L. S is placed second to the

right of I.

2. Point M is in which direction with

respect to Point X?

respect to Point X?

I. Point R is to the north of Point X.

Point L is to the south of Point M and X.

Point L is to the south of Point M and X.

II. Point T is to the east of Point J,

which is to the south of Point X. Point P is to the north of

which is to the south of Point X. Point P is to the north of

Point M and to the west of Point T.

3. Among A, B, C, D, E and F, is A

greater than C?

greater than C?

I. B is equal to D, who is equal to or

smaller than A. E is greater than or equal to D and

smaller than A. E is greater than or equal to D and

smaller than or equal to C.

II. A is greater than or equal to B,

who is smaller than or equal to E, who is greater than or

who is smaller than or equal to E, who is greater than or

equal to D, who is greater than C.

4. A six –storey building with floors

numbered 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 are occupied by five

numbered 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 are occupied by five

different people, namely A, B, C, D

and E. The floor number 3 is vacant. On which of the

and E. The floor number 3 is vacant. On which of the

floors does A live?

I. C lives on an even-numbered floor.

A lives on the floor immediately above C’s floor.

A lives on the floor immediately above C’s floor.

II. B lives on an even-numbered floor.

B does not live above or below the vacant floor. Only

B does not live above or below the vacant floor. Only

one person lives between B’s and C’s

floor. D lives immediately below E’s floor.

floor. D lives immediately below E’s floor.

5. Six people Rahul, Rajeev, Raman,

Ravi, Rohit and Raghu are sitting around a circular

Ravi, Rohit and Raghu are sitting around a circular

table facing the centre.

What is Rajeev’s position with respect

to Raghu?

to Raghu?

I. Only two people sit between Raman

and Rohit, Raghu sits second to the left of Rohit. Ravi

and Rohit, Raghu sits second to the left of Rohit. Ravi

and Rajeev are immediate neighbours of

each other.

each other.

II. Rajeev is an immediate neighbour

of Ravi. There are only two persons between Rajeev

of Ravi. There are only two persons between Rajeev

and Rahul. Raghu is an immediate neighbour of Rahul, but not of

Ravi.

Ravi.

**Directions**

(6-7):These questions are based on the following information

(6-7):

Out of seven people – A, B, C, D, E, F

and G, four are to be selected

and G, four are to be selected

1. At least one of E or B must be

selected and at most one between A or D can be selected

selected and at most one between A or D can be selected

2. Either C or D must be selected.

3. A, F and G cannot be selected

together.

together.

6. If A is selected then who must be

selected?

selected?

1) D 2) F

3) G 4) C 5) None of these

3) G 4) C 5) None of these

7. If neither A nor D is selected,

then in how many different ways can be four persons be

then in how many different ways can be four persons be

selected?

1) Three 2) Four 3) Five 4) Two

5) None of these

5) None of these

**Directions**

(8-11): In these questions, certain symbols have been used to indicate

relationships between elements as follows:

(8-11): In these questions, certain symbols have been used to indicate

relationships between elements as follows:

A * B means A is either

equal to or greater than B.

equal to or greater than B.

A $ B means A is equal

to B.

to B.

A £ B means A is either

equal to or smaller than B.

equal to or smaller than B.

A & B means A is

smaller than B.

smaller than B.

A @ B means A is greater

than B

than B

**8).**

Statements: R * H, T & H, H * B

Conclusions:

I. R $ B

II. R @ B

III. R @ T

1) I and II only follows

2) Either I or II and

III only follows

III only follows

3) Only I follow

4) II and III only

follows

follows

5) None of these

**9).**

Statements: Y $ V, H $ S, V * S

Conclusions:

I. S £ H

II. H £ V

III. Y * S

1) Only II follows

2) Only I and II follows

3) Only III follows

4) Only II and III

follows

follows

5) None of these

**10).**

Statements: M @ T, O @ R, O & T

Conclusions:

I. O £ M

II. R & T

III. M @ R

1) Only I and II follows

2) Only II and III

follows

follows

3) Only I and III

follows

follows

4) None follows

5) None of these

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