# IBPS CLERK MAINS REASONING PUZZLES

Instructions (1-5): Study the following data carefully and answer the questions underneath:

A, B, C, D, E, F and G are seven persons living on seven different floors of a building but not essentially in the same order. The lowest floor of the building is numbered 1, the one above that is numbered 2 and so on till the topmost floor is numbered 7. Each one of them devotes different amount per month. That is 20000, 15000, 10000, 25000, 30000, 35000 and 40000 (But not essentially in the same order).

Each one of them likes dissimilar fruit that is. Lemon, Apple, Grapes, Mango, Pomegranate, Orange and Banana (But not essentially in the same order). The individual who loves Mango lived immediately below the one who loves Banana. The one who expends Rs.20000 lives immediately above the one who expends Rs.40000. Only one individual lives between B and E. The one who loves Grapes lives on even numbered floor although the one who loves Apple fruit resides on the odd-numbered floor and not on the third floor.

B resides on one of the floors above E. Neither C nor A expends Rs.25000. The one who loves orange resides in one of the floors above Banana. E does not expend Rs. 10000. Individual A resides on an odd numbered floor but not on the floor numbered three. The one who expends Rs.30000 resides in immediately above A. Only two people live between A and the one who expends Rs.10000.

The one who expends Rs.15000 resides on one of the odd-numbered floors above D. The person who loves orange does not reside in the floor numbered 5 while the person who loves Mango does not live in the floor number 2. Only three people reside between C and the one who expends 15000. The one who expends Rs.10000 lives immediately above C. F spends 10000. The one who loves Lemon resides immediately above the one who loves Orange. The person who loves Grapes resides in middle floor exactly.

###### 1. Which among this is the Expenditure of B?

(A) Rs. 20000

(B) Rs. 40000

(C) Rs. 35000

(D) Rs. 30000

(E) nil

2. Which of the following grouping is true as per the given arrangement?

(A) A – 15000 – Apple

(B) C – 30000 – Banana

(C) B – 35000 – Pomegranate

(D) F – 20000 – Grapes

(E) nil

3.  Who among the following resides in floor no 4?

(A) A

(B) C

(C) D

(D) F

(E) E

4. Four among the subsequent form a group in a certain way. Which among them does not belong to that Group?

(A) G – 15000

(B) A – 40000

(C) B – 20000

(D) F – 40000

(E) E – 10000

(A) A

(B) C

(C) D

(D) F

(E) nil

###### Instructions (6-10): Study the following data carefully and answer the questions underneath:

Seven associates A, B, C, D, E, F and G work in three dissimilar firms L, M and N. Not less than two friends work in one firm. All of them have a different kind bike –Harley Davidson, Eider, Royal Enfield, Tork, Terra, Triumph and Hyosung but not essentially in the same order. Each of them loves different monuments– India Gate, Taj Mahal, Gateway of India, Hawa Mahal, Qutub Minar, Red Fort and Charminar but not essentially in the same order. Each of them has a different age.

(i)The one who has Hyosung bike loves Charminar amongst all monuments.

(ii)B and G work in the same firm. B has a Royal Enfield bike.

(iii)The one who is second eldest loves neither Kutub Minar nor Red fort amongst all monuments. The one whose favourites monument is Gateway of India has neither Royal Enfield nor Terra bike and is in company M only with the individual who is seventh youngest between them.

(iv)A has Harley Davidson bike. He does not alike Tajmahal and works only with the individual who is sixth eldest among them.

(v)The one who is the eldest person has Tork bike and The one who loves Red Fort has a Triumph bike.

(vi)The one who is in company N loves Hawa Mahal and has a bike of Terra brand. The one who has Tork bike doesn’t enjoy Red Fort.

(vii) E’s is 32 years and he is elder to F.

(viii) G does not have Hyosung bike and also the one who has Hyosung bike is not the 2nd youngest between them. The one who is the sixth youngest person loves Tajmahal.

(ix) F is the sixth eldest person amongst them. D  is 21 years. The youngest individual works in company M. C is elder to E. The individual who has Triumph bike is just older to F. Seventh youngest individual does not like India Gate. G  is 29 years.

###### 6. Who among the following individual enjoys Kutub Minar?

(A) D

(B) The one who is Seventh youngest among them.

(C) G

(D) The one who have Harley Davidson

(E) B

7. Who among the subsequent works in company N?

(A) A and E

(B) A and the one who enjoys Red Fort

(C) F and the fourth eldest person

(D) F and the one who have Harley Davidson

(E) None of these

###### 8.Which amongst the following is the correct age of A given?

(A) 32 years

(B) 28 years

(C) 34 years

(D) One year elder to G

(E) CND

9. Who among the following have a bike of Hyosung brand?

(A) G

(B) A

(C) E

(D) The one who is the youngest individual

(E) B

10. The second eldest individual has which of the following bike?

(A) Harley Davidson

(B) Royal Enfield

(C) Eider

(D) Terra

(E) None of These.

1. (D)

2. (A)

3. (E)

4. (D)

5. (B)

6. (B)

7. (D)

8. (E)

9. (C)

10. (B)