# High Level Reasoning Puzzles for IBPS PO

## High Level Puzzles Questions with Solution

Directions (Q.1 – Q.5) Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
• Seven people N, K, T, B, M, W and R have their weekly offs on different days of the week, ie Saturday, Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, not necessarily in that order.
• Each of them has a liking for different cuisine, ie Indian, Italian, Mexican, Chinese, Spanish, Continental and Thai, not necessarily in that order.
• K likes Thai food and gets his weekly off on Thursday.
• B likes Italian food and does not have off on Sunday.
• M has weekly on Saturday and R has his weekly off on Tuesday.
• W likes Continental food whereas the one who has weekly off on Monday likes Mexican cuisine.
• T does not like Spanish cuisine and has weekly off on Wednesday.
• The one who likes Indian food does not have a weekly off on Tuesday or Wednesday.
Q1. Who has weekly off on Friday?
(A).T
(B).R
(C). W
(D). can’t be determined.
(E). None of these.

Q2. What Cuisine does R like?
(A). Continental
(B). Indian
(C). Italian
(D). Spanish
(E). None of these.

Q.3.On which day does N have weekly off?
(A). Tuesday
(B).Friday
(C). Monday
(D). Sunday
(E). None of these.

Q4. Who likes Chinese cuisine?
(A). T
(B).B
(C). R
(D). N
(E). None of these.

Q5. On which day does W have weekly off?
(A). Monday
(B).Sunday
(C). Wednesday
(D). can’t be determined.
(E). None of these

Directions (Q.6 – Q.10) Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

• There are four men and three ladies in a group of friends, ie R, M, T, S, L, W and Z. Each o one has a different profession, ie Lawyer, Travel Agent, Doctor, Air-hostess, Professor, Consultant and Jeweller and each one owns a different car, ie Corolla, Alto, Santro, Lancer, Ikon, Scorpio and Esteem but not necessarily in the same order.
• None of the ladies is a Consultant or a Lawyer.
• T is an Air-hostess and she owns an Ikon car.
• R owns a Scorpio and M is not a Doctor.
• L is a Jeweller and he owns Santro.
• The Doctor owns Esteem car whereas the Professor owns Scorpio.
• The Travel Agent owns an Alto.
• None of the ladies own a Scorpio.
Q.6. What car does S own?
(A). Alto
(B).Santro
(C). Lancer
(D). Esteem
(E). None of these.

Q.7. Who owns the car Lancer?
(A). Z
(B).M
(C). W
(D). can’t be determined.
(E). None of these.

Q.8. What is the profession of R?
(A). Professor
(B).Travel Agent
(C).Doctor
(E). None of these.

Q.9.Who is the Doctor?
(A). R
(B).S
(C). L
(E). None of these.

Q.10. Who are the three ladies in the group?
(A). T, R, L
(B).T, M, S
(C). W, T, M
(E). None of these.

Directions (Q.11 – Q.15) Study the Sitting arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below:

• Seven friends T, Q, G, A, S, I and C are working in three different organisations, ie X, Y, Z. Not more than three and less than two work in any of the organisations. Two of them have specialization in Finance and two in Marketing and one each in Computers, Electronic Engineering and HR.
• Three of them are females, one in each organisation.
• The persons with same specializations don’t work together in any of the organisations.
• S works in organization Y and has specialized in Computers.
• I works in organisation X and has specialized in Finance.
• None in organisation Z has specialised in finance.
• Q works in organisation Z with only C.
• G and A don’t work together.
• T works with neither I nor G.
• T has a specialized in Marketing whereas her friend C has specialised in Electronic Engineering.
• One of the females is an HR specialist.
• Q is not an HR specialist.
• None of the females has specialised in Electronics Engineering.

Q.11. Who work in organisation Y?
(A). S, G
(B).S, T, G
(C). T, S, I
(E). None of these.

Q.12. Who have specialised in Finance?
(A). I, T
(B).G, I
(C). A, G
(D). I, A
(E). None of these.

Q.13. Who specialised in HR?
(A). Q
(B).A
(C). G
(E). None of these.

Q.14. Who are the three females among the friends?
(A). T, G, Q
(B).T, C, I
(C). C, A, T
(E). None of these.

Q.15 What is the specialisation of Q?
(A).Finance
(B). HR
(C). Marketing
(E). None of these.
Solution
Sol. Q.1 -Q.5

 Name Profession Car Gender T Air-hostess Ikon Female R Professor Scorpio Male L Jeweller Corolla Male W Lawyer Lancer Male Z Consultant Santro Male S Doctor Esteem Female M Travel Agent Alto Female

Sol. Q.6 -Q.10

 Person Food Day K Thai Thursday B Italian Friday M Indian Saturday R Spanish Tuesday W Continental Sunday N Mexican Monday T Chinese Wednesday

Sol. Q.11 -Q.15

 Organisation Person with its department X I(+) (Finance) , G(-)(HR) Y S(+) (Computers) , T(-)(Marketing),A(+) (Finance) Z Q(-) (Marketing) , C(+)(Electronics Engineering)