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# Reasoning: Data Sufficiency For Upcoming Bank Exams

Directions (Q. 1-5): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer

1. Towards which direction of Village T is Village M?

I.Village P is to the south of Village M and Village P is to the west of Village T.

II.Village K is to the east of Village M and Village K is to the north of Village T.

2. On which day in July was definitely Mohan’s mother’s birthday?

I.Mohan correctly remembers that his mother’s birthday is before eighteenth but after twelfth July.

I.Mohan’s sister correctly remembers that their mother’s birthday is after fifteenth but before nineteenth July.

3. How is D related to M?

I.K and D are the only sisters of R.

II.M is married to R’s father.

4. How is ‘near’ written in a code language?

I.‘go near the tree’ is written as ‘sa na pa ta’ in that code language.

II.‘tree is near home’ is written as ‘ja pa da sa’ in that code language.

5. Among A, B, C, D and E, each with a different score in an exam, who has scored the lowest marks?

I.D has scored more marks than only three of them.

II.A has scored more marks than only E.

Directions (Q. 6-10): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer

1)if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.

2)if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.

3)if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.

4)if the data given in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.

5)if the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

6.Among K, Q, B and L, who is the lightest?

I.B is lighter than K but not as light as Q.

II.L is heavier than Q but lighter than B, who is not the heaviest.

7. On which day of the week did Smriti arrive?

I.Smriti arrived just 10 days after her friend Stuti, who arrived on Wednesday.

II.Shweta arrived on Sunday, which was the next day on which Smriti arrived.

8. What is Tony’s position from the left end in a row of 60 students, all facing towards South?

I.Tony is tenth to the left of Sony and sixteenth from the right end of the row.

II.Ritu is sixth from the left end and is not an immediate neighbour of Tony.

9. How is A related to C?

I.C is mother of E, the younger sister of M.

II.K has two daughters P and M. M is wife of A.

10. In a certain code langauge, ‘happy Holi to all’ is written as ‘da ra pic zo’. Which word in the code language stands for ‘holi’?

I.‘make this Holi very special’ is written as ‘ga tic pic su ki’.

II.‘Holi is festival of colours’ is written as ‘mo ye phi pic bi’

Directions (11-15): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer
1)if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
2)if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
3)if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
4)if the data given in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
5)if the data in both statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

11.Which village is to the south-west of village Q?
I.Village P is to the west of Village N, which is to the east of village Q.
II.Village W is to the south of village N, which is to the west of village Q.

12.Is S the brother of M?
I.P is the brother of S.
II.M is the sister of N and P.

13.Among five students, viz A, B, C, D and E, who is the tallest?
I.C is taller than B but not as tall as E.
II.A is taller than only D.

14.In a certain code language, ‘men are from Mars’ is written as ‘tic ni dic ra’. What is the code for ‘are’?
I.‘Men and women are from different planets’ is coded as ‘da phi ra ni mo tic chi’.
II.‘Women are from Venus’ is coded as ‘ga da ra tic’.

15.Which direction is Akash facing?
I.Manu is sitting opposite Tanu and facing East.
II.Tony is facing the direction from which if he turns 45° ACW, he will face the North. He always faces Akash’s opposite direction

Directions (Q. 16-20): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer
1) if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
2) if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question, while the data in statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.
3) if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question.
4) if the data given in both the statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.
5) if the data in both the statements I and II together are necessary to answer the question.

16. Who among P, Q, R, S and T, each of a different age, is definitely the youngest?
I.R is younger than only T and P.
II.Q is younger than T but not the youngest.

17. Towards which direction was Q facing after he stopped walking?
I.Q walked 30 metres towards West, took a left turn and walked 20 metres. He again took a left turn and stopped after walking 30 metres.
II.Q walked 30 metres towards East, took a right turn and walked 20 metres. Then he took a left turn and stopped after walking 30 metres.

18. How is ‘always’ written in a code language?
I.‘rain is always good’ is written as ‘5397’ in that code language.
II.‘he is always there’ is written as ‘3 6 8 5’ in that code language.

19. How is M related to D?
I.M has only one son and two daughters.
II.D’s brother is the son of M’s wife.

20. On which date of April is definitely Pravin’s mother’s birthday?
I.Pravin correctly remembers that his mother’s birthday is after fourteenth but before nineteenth of April.
II.Pravin’s sister correctly remembers that their mother’s birthday is after sixteenth but before twenty-first of April