# High Level Reasoning Puzzle for IBPS Exams

## Reasoning Puzzle SET - Latest Banking Pattern

Direction (Q. 1 – Q.5): Study the following information and answer the following question.
• Twelve students , namely A, B, C, D, E, F, M, N, O, P, Q and R have exams in one of the months, i.e., March, April, May, August, September and December of the same year. The exams will be held in each month on 12th to 27th in each month, and each students appearing on a different date.
• Three people have an exam only between D and R.
• D has exam after August. If D’s exam is in a month’s having even numbered of date, his exam is on an even numbered date. If D’s exam is in a month’s having odd no of date, his exam is on an odd numbered date.
• O’s exams are after R. O’s exams are on an odd- number date in a month having even number of days.
• As many people have an exam between C & M as between A and D.C’s exam is before M. C’s exam is on an even-numbered date.
• Only three people have exams between A and F. A has his exam before F. A does appear in his exam neither in March nor in April. F’s exam is not in September. A’s exams not immediately before D.
• More than three people have an exam between E and P.
• Only two people have exam between M and B. E’s exams is before B but after Q.

1).Whose exam is held on 27th April.
a) P
b) E
c) N
d) B
e) O

2).Which date and month represents date and month of M’s exam?
a) 12th April
b) 27th May
c) 12th May
d) 27th December
e) None of these.

3). How many people have exams between Q and B?
a) 4
b) 5
c) 1
d) 3
e) 2

4). which statements are true regarding P?
a) Only two people have exams after P.
b) P appears in exams in May.
c) P’ exam immediately before W.
d) P has an exam on 12th December
e) None of the given option is true.

5).Which one does not belongs to the group?
a) D P
b) A O
c) R B
d) Q R
e) E A

Direction (Q. 6 – Q.10): Study the following information and answer the following question.
• Six persons M, N, O, P, Q and R uses a different brand of laptop, viz. Dell, HP, Toshiba, Apple, Acer and Compaq and work in different company like CTS,TCS, ITC, IBM, Wipro and Vodafone but not in same order.
• R does not work in CTS or IBM.
• Who uses Acer laptop works in Wipro and one who works in TCS uses laptop Toshiba.
• M works in ITC and uses HP laptop.
• The laptop of Apple is not given by CTS and P does not work in IBM.
• Neither P nor N works in Wipro nor does Q work in Vodafone.
• IBM does not give the laptop of brand apple or Compaq.
• O works in TCS.

6).IBM given the laptop which brand is-
a)Toshiba
b) HP
c)Dell
d) Acer
e) None of these

7).Which of the following statements is/are true?
a) The one who works in Vodafone uses laptop of Acer.
b) O uses laptop of HP and works in TCS.
c) Who uses the laptop of Toshiba does not work in TCS
d) all are true
e) None of these.

8). which pair is correctly matched?
a) Compaq – P - TCS
b) Apple – Q - Vodafone
c) Dell – M - IBM
d) HP – R -ITC
e) None of these.

9). If IBM and TCS decide to interchange their laptops given to their employee’s, then which two persons will have to interchange their laptops?
a)P and R.
b) Q and R.
c) M and P.
d) O and Q
e) None of these.

10).What is Sequence of employees egarding ITC, CTS,IBM,Wipro, TCS, Vodafone?
a) M, N, O, P, Q, R
b) N, M, P, O, Q, R.
c) R, Q, P, M, N, O.
d) Q, R, P, M, O, N
e) None of these.

Direction (Q. 11 – Q.15): Study the following information and answer the following question.
• Eight Person Jay,Diya, Sanjoy, Vidisha, Banik, Suman, Arpita and Bipul live in a flat. It not necessarily in the same order. The flat have eight floors and only one person live in each floor. Each of them likes different colours viz, Orange, Green, Gray, White, Yellow, Pink, Purple and Red, but not necessary in the same order. The number one start from ground floor, the floor above it considering 2 and so on, and upper most floor is no 8.
• There is only one floor between the floors on which Arpita and Banik live respectively.
• Arpita lives on an even-numbered floor.
• The one who likes Yellow colour lives on floor number 5 and Diya lives on topmost floor.
• Sanjoy lives on an even-numbered floor and lives above Banik’s floor.
• There are two floor between Sanjoy and Bipul Floor’s.
• Those who lives floor no 1 and floor no 4 like either Pink or Orange but not necessary in the same order.
• Bipul lives on an odd numbered floor and likes grey colour. Jay likes Green colour.
• Vidisha does not live in the lowermost floor of the building.
• Banik likes Pink colour and does not live on second floor.
• The person who likes Green colour lives on an odd numbered floor.
• Diya likes Red colour and Sanjoy does not like White colour.

11).The one who likes ‘Purple’ colour lives on
a) Floor no 5.
b) Floor no 2.
c) Floor which is immediately above Bidisha’s floor.
d) Floor no 4
e) None of these

12).Which of following statements is/are true.
a)The person who likes white colour lives on third floor.
b) The person who likes Purple colour lives on the floor immediately below floor number3.
c)Sanjay lives on floor number 6 and likes Red colour
d) Jay lives between the floors on which Diya and Sanjoy live.
e) None of these

13).Which one does not belong to the group?
a)Jay – Floor Number 7 - Green
b) Vidisha – Floor Number 3 – Grey.
c) Banik – Floor Number 2 – White.
d) Bipul – Floor Number 1 – Orange.
e) Diya – Floor Number 6 – Green.

14).whose floor exactly between Sanjoy and Banik floor?
a)Bipul
b)Arpita
c)Vidisha
d) Suman
e) None of these

15). The following combinations of person who lives on even-numbered floors?
a)Diya, Sanjoy, Vidisha, Arpita.
b) Suman,Arpita,Sanjoy,Banik.
c)Banik,Arpita,Diya,Suman.
d) Arpota, Banik, Diya, Sanjoy.
e) None of these

SOLUTION
Ans. (1-5).

 DATE PERSON 12 March C 27 March Q 12 April M 27 April E 12 May R 27 May B 12 August A 27 August N 12 September D 27 September O 12 December F 27 December P

Ans. (6 - 10).

 PERSON COMPANY LAPTOP BRAND M ITC HP N IBM DELL O TCS TOSHIBA P CTS COMPAQ Q VODAFONE APPLE R WIPRO ACER

Ans. (10 - 15).

 PERSON Floor Number Colour Diya 8 Red Jay 7 Green Sanjay 6 Purple Vidisha 5 Yellow Banik 4 Pink Bipul 3 Grey Arpita 2 White Suman 1 Orange