# Reasoning Ability Practice Test for NIACL Assistants

REASONING ABILITY PRACTICE TEST
Directions(1-7): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Eight students, namely, Samir, Vedant, Bipul, Puneet, Saurya, Anurag, Kishan and Aman, study in IIT Mumbai. Each of them belongs to different places, i.e, Ajmer, Lucknow, Kolkata, Surat, Bengaluru, Cochin, Srinagar and Ranchi, but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them likes different sports, namely, Cricket, Football, Rugby, Basketball, Volleyball, Cards, Kabaddi and Wrestling, but not necessarily in the same order. They are sitting around a circular table. Four of them are facing the centre and four of them are facing away from the centre.
>> Saurya faces the centre and he id from Ajmer.
>> Both the immediate neighbours of Saurya are either from Kolkata or from Surat and face away from the centre.
>> Puneet faces away from the centre and he likes Cricket.
>> Both the immediate neighbours of Puneet are facing the centre.
>> Saurya sits third to the right of Anurag, who faces away from the centre and is from Bengaluru.
>> Bipul sits third to the left of Anurag.
>> The one who is sitting opposite to the Anurag, is from Kolkata.
>> The one who is from Lucknow is not an immediate neighbour of Anurag and faces away from the centre.

>> Samir sits second to the left of Bipul and he is not from either Srinagar or Ranchi.
>> The person who is from Srinagar sits between Aman and Anurag.
>> Vedant likes Football, faces away from the centre and he is not from Lucknow.
>> Puneet faces the person who likes Basketball.
>> The person who is from Cochin likes Rugby.
>> The person who likes Wrestling is not near to Saurya and Kishan.
>> Bipul faces the person who likes cards.

1.Who is from Surat?
a)Aman
b)Puneet
c)Vedant
d)Anurag
e)Other than the given options.

2.What is the Vedant's position with respect to Anurag?
a)Second to the right
b)Fourth to the left
c)Third to the right
d)Second to the left
e)Other than the given options.

3.Who among the following is not facing the centre?
a)Samir
b)Puneet
c)Bipul
d)Kishan
e)Saurya

4.Who is sitting between Samir and the one who likes Wrestling?
a)Vedant
b)Aman
c)Puneet
d)Kishan
e)None of these

5.The person who is from Cochin is:
a)Anurag
b)Puneet
c)Vedant
d)Samir
e)Saurya

6.The person who is from Kolkata is:
a)Puneet
b)Anurag
c)Aman
d)Vedant
e)Other than the given options

7.How many persons are there between the person who is from Surat and the one who is from Kolkata when counted in anti-clockwise direction starting from the one who is from Surat?
a)Three
b)Four
c)Two
d)Can't be determined
e)None of these

Directions(8-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

A, T, R, D, W, B, M, H and K, nine persons are sitting around a circle facing the centre.
>> R is third to the right of B.
>> H is second to the right of A who is second to the right of R.
>> K is third to the right of T who is not an immediate neighbour of H.
>> D is second to the left of T.
>> M is fourth to the right of W.

8.Who are the immediate neighbours of B?
a)D and T
b)D and H
c)T and H
d)D and W
e)W and T

9.Who is sitting to the immediate left of W?
a)T
b)M
c)R
d)B
e)Can't be determined

10.Who is third to the left of M?
a)T
b)K
c)B
d)W
e)None of these

1.a)
2.b)
3.b)
4.c)
5.d)
6.d)
7.e)
8.a)
9.a)
10.e)

Solution
(1-7):

(8-10):