SBI PO Preliminary Exam - Reasoning Puzzle

Read the following information carefully and answer the questions which follow.
Five friends A, B, C, D, and E are working in 5 different departments M, N, O, P and Q and they earn different salaries i.e. 10,000, 15,000, 20,000, 25,000 and 30,000 and they all are of different ages i.e. 24, 26, 28, 30 and 32 years. These all informations are not necessarily in the same order.
·        B works in department M and earns more than 20,000. Person who is 28 years old works in department Q. 32 years old person earns at least 20,000.

·        The person who is 26 years old earns 25,000. A earns 15,000, but does not work in department N or P.
·        Person who is 30 years old earns highest salary but does not work in department M and N. E does not work in department P or Q, and his age is not 32. The salary of D is less than 20,000.

1.     Who works in department N?
a) B                      b) C                      c) D
d) Can’t be determined e) None of these


2.     If the name of the person represents its salary then which of the following is true?
a) A + B = C                  b) C + D = B                  c) D + E = B
d) Can’t be determined  e) None of these


3.     Which of the following combination is definitely true?
a) B-30 years-M-30,000
b) D-24 years-N-10,000
c) A-24 years-P-15,000
d) E-30 years-O-30,000
e) None of these


4.     The person whose age is 30 works in which department?
a) M                     b) N                      c) O
d) P                      e) None of these


Answers:
1.     Option D
2.     Option E
3.     Option D
4.     Option C
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27 comments:

  1. Vijayalaxmi VastradApril 21, 2015 at 7:33 PM

    not getting this sir,can pls explain it

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  2. Shyam Sunder SahniApril 21, 2015 at 7:48 PM

    Took time 15 mins but got it....keep posting these kinds of questions sir

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  3. A-Q-28YR-15
    B-M-26-25
    C-20000&YR AND COMPANY CANT DETERMINE
    D-10000& YR AND COMPANY CANT DETERMINE
    E-30000-O-30YR

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  4. A Q 28 15000
    B M 26 25000
    C P 32 20000
    D N 24 10000
    E O 30 30000

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  5. PUZZLE OF
    THE DAY



    Eight friend
    A,B,C,D,E,F,G and H are sitting in a circle ,not in necessarily in the same
    order , four of them facing outside and rest of them facing center

    E faces
    outside & both the immediate neighbours of E face the center. H sits second
    to the right of E. B sites third to the left of E

    D faces the
    center. Both the immidate neighbour of D faces outside . G sits second to the
    left of A

    B sits third
    to right of H .F is an immidate neighbour of D.
    And C is immidate neighbour of G , D is not an immidate neighbour of B



    1. Who amongst
    the following sits to immidate right of H

    (A)A (B) D (C) C (D) G
    (E) NON



    2. Who amongest third
    right of A

    (a) D (b) E (c) F (d)
    A (e) non



    3. how many
    people sits between A and C (clockwise)

    (a) 2 (b)
    3 (c) 4
    (d) 5

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  6. C and d department cannot determine

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  7. Vijayalaxmi VastradApril 21, 2015 at 10:11 PM

    thank u suchi

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  8. Vijayalaxmi VastradApril 21, 2015 at 10:31 PM

    1) d
    2) c
    3) a r c

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  9. Office attaindent ki hain assistant ki nahi hain

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  10. Sir insurance se related koi pdf ya book upload kr do nicl k liye

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  11. GCB diraction

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  12. GCB diraction kaha h?

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  13. Sir please provide gk capsule for oicl

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  14. pls someone tell me how to make the table

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  15. direction ki zaroorat nhi padegi for the answers

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  16. Rashmi Singh ChaudharyApril 22, 2015 at 12:53 PM

    thankyou sir

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  17. Give answer -

    (1) If only conclusion I follows.

    (2) If only conclusion II follows.

    (3) If either conclusion I or II follows.

    (4) If neither conclusion I nor II follows.

    (5) If both conclusions I and II follow.


    Q.1-2. Statement: All toffees are Sweets.

    No toffees is Lollipops.

    All Lollipops are Sour.


    Q.1. Conclusions:

    I. Some sweets being lollipops is a possibility.

    II. Some sweets are lollipops.


    Q.2. Conclusions:

    I. Some sour being lollipops is a possibility.

    II. Some sweets which are toffees, being sour is a possibility.
    Plz ans

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  18. nice question sir.

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  19. q.1) 1 is the ans.
    q.2) 5 is the ans.

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