Puzzle Test For SBI PO : Set – 08

D.1 – 5) Read the following information to answer the questions.

Six boys P, Q, R, S, T and U play hockey, cricket and badminton and indoor games, cards chess and scrabble. Each boy plays one indoor and one outdoor game and each game is played by two boys. Study the statements given below and answer the questions that follow.

a) P and u do not play hockey or scrabble

b) R and S do not play cricket or chess

c) P and Q do not play cricket

d) Q does not play badminton or scrabble and R does not play hockey or scrabble.

e) Cricket players do not play cards

(F) T and Q do not play cards

1) Which two games does T play?

a) Hockey and cards

b) Cricket and cards

c) Cricket and scrabble

d) Badminton and scrabble

e) None of these

2) Which two boys play badminton?

a) S, T

b) P, R

c) U, R

d) P, S

e) None of these

3) Who play hockey and chess?

a) Q

b) S

c) R

d) None

e) P

4) Which statement is superfluous?

a) 2

b) 4

c) 5

d) None

e) 7

5) Which two boys play cards?

a) Q, R

b) U, T

c) R, S

d) R, U

Answer :

1 c
2 b
3 a
4 d
5 e

D. 6 – 10) Study the information and answer the given questions:

Seven people Johnny Depp, Al Pacino, Robert Niro, Kevin Spacey, Brad Pitt, Russell Crowe and Tom Hank live on separate floors of a 7-floor building. Ground floor is numbered 1, first floor is numbered 2 and so on until the topmost floor is numbered 7. Each one of these is travelling to a different city, viz Delhi, Manchester, Paris, Corsica, Kansas, Brussels and London but not necessarily in the same order.

Only three people live above the floor on which Johnny Depp lives. Only one person lives between Johnny Depp and the one travelling to Brussels. Russell Crowne lives immediately below the one travelling to Manchester. The one travelling to Manchester lives on an even numbered floor. Only three people live between the ones travelling to Brussels and Paris. Brad Pitt lives immediately above Robert Niro. Brad Pitt is not travelling to Paris. Only two people live between Al Pacino and the one travelling to Kansas. The one travelling to Kansas lives below the floor on which Al Pacino lives. The one travelling to Delhi does not live immediately above or immediately below Al Pacino. Kevin Spacey does not live immediately above or immediately below Johnny Depp. Tom Hank does not travel to Corsica.

6) Which of the following is true with respect to Tom Hank as per the given information?

a) The one who lives immediately below Tom Hank is travelling to Manchester

b) Tom Hank lives one floor number 7.

c) Tom Hank lives immediately below Brad Pitt.

d) Tom Hank lives on the lowermost floor.

e) Tom Hank is travelling to Brussels.


7) Who among the following lives on floor number 3?

a) The one travelling to Corsica

b) The one travelling to Kansas

c) Robert Niro

d) Tom Hank

e) Brad Pitt

8) Who lives on the floor immediately above Brad Pitt?

a) Johnny Depp

b) Al Pacino

c) Kevin Spacey

d) Tom Hank

e) Russell Crowe

9) To which of the following cities is Kevin Spacey travelling?

a) Manchester

b) Brussels

c) Paris

d) Kansas

e) Corsica

10) How many people live between the floors on which Kevin

Spacey and the one travelling to Manchester live?

a) None

b) Two

c) One

d) More than three

e) Three


Floor People City
7 Kevin spacey Corsica
6 Al pacino Paris
5 Tom Hank London
4 Johnny Deep Manchester
3 Russell crowne Kansas
2 Brad Pitt Brussels
1 Robert Niro Delhi

6 a
7 b
8 e
9 e
10 b

e) None of these