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# Reasoning: Puzzles For SBI Clerk & Upcoming Bank Exams

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

There are different Athletic events which are to be held from Monday to Sunday, such that one event is held to
be on one day. The Athletic events are Long Jump, High Jump, 100m running, 400m running, Javelin, Shot put
and Discus throw. In each of these events different number of players are participated viz. 25, 32, 35, 48, 50, 67 and 75, but not necessarily in the same order. Discus throw is to be held on Friday. There are 48 participants took part on Sunday. Javelin is not to be held on Saturday. Only one event is held between Shot put and Discus throw.

Neither lowest number of players nor highest number of players is participating on Monday. The event in which 35 players took part held immediately after the one in which 75 players took part. The number of event held between 100m running and Long Jump is same as between 400m running and 100m running. The 100m running event has 15 participants more than that the shot put event. High Jump is held before 100m running. There are 67 participants took part in Long Jump. There are 50 participants are took part on Thursday. The Shot put is not to be held on the last day of the event.

Q.1. On which of the following day Javelin event is to be held?
(a) Tuesday
(b) Wednesday
(c) Thursday
(d) Saturday
(e) Sunday

Q.2. How many players are participated in 100m running event?
(a) 32
(b) 25
(c) 50
(d) 48
(e) 35

Q.3. How many days between the events of Long Jump and High Jump held?
(a) Two
(b) Three
(c) Four
(d) Five
(e) None

Q.4. Which of the following combinations of days and events are true?
(a) Sunday – Shot put
(b) Wednesday- High Jump
(c) Tuesday – 400m running
(d) Wednesday – Javelin
(e) None is true

Q.5. If the number of players participated in each events are arranged in ascending order from Monday to Sunday then how many of these remain unchanged?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None

Directions (6-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
Eight people J, K, L, M, N, O, P and Q are the member of the family. Among them four are males and four are females. There are three husbands, three wives, two daughters, and two sons in the family. Each member of the family likes different colour i.e. Red, Black, White, Yellow, Blue, Pink, Violet and Orange. They all are sitting around a circular table facing the centre.
No male like White. Q likes Blue and married to the one who likes Pink. J is the father of L and O, who is a male and likes Pink. J and K cannot sit adjacent to each other. All females sit together. M likes Orange and is sitting second to the left of her father. M is the daughter of L, who is second to the right of her son. The one who likes Violet is married to the one who like Yellow and neither J nor K likes Yellow. N likes White and is sitting between the one who likes Black and the one who like Violet. P is the father of K and is sitting between two male members.

Q6. How is O related to K?
(a) Uncle
(b) Father
(c) Maternal Uncle
(d) Grandfather
(e) None of these

Q7. J likes which of the following colour?
(a) Orange
(b) Pink
(c) Black
(d) Red
(e) None of these

Q8. Which of the following pairs is not correctly matched?
(a) P – Yellow
(b) K – Black
(c) N – White
(d) J – Violet
(e) None of these

Q9. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence they form a group. Which one of the following does not belong to that group?
(a) White
(b) Violet
(c) Blue
(d) Black
(e) Orange

Q10. Who likes Yellow?
(a) J
(b) K
(c) L
(d) P
(e) None of these