TARGET SBI EXAM 2018: REASONING – Linear Arrangement-

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Hope , Your preparation for SBI Clerk & PO exam 2018 is good . Since SBI Clerk & PO exam is a Two level which will be conducted in an online mode, Competition will be higher for this SBI Clerk & PO Exam and the most important thing , Current affairs section will be there in this exam. So aspirants have to concentrate in Four sections namely Aptitude, Reasoning, English, Current Affairs.

The person with high speed and very good accuracy only can crack this exam to taste the success. The candidates will be selected on the basis of performance in this online exam test. So the candidate with consistent hard work and regular practice will crack the exam very easily.

Here are some questions which will help you to identify your level of preparation.

Exam: SBI Clerk & PO Exam 2018

Topic:Linear Arrangement-1

Timing: 7 minutes

D.15) Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below:

Eight family members A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are seated in a straight line but not necessarily in the same order. There are three generation in the family. Some of them are facing north and some are facing south.

C’s daughter is an immediate neighbour of one who is sitting at an extreme end. B’s daughter sits second to the right of A’s brother-in-law. C’s wife is not an immediate neighbour of E’s husband. The immediate neighbour of E’s brother faces debate directions. H’s daughter-in-law sits second to the left of E’s father-in-law. F faces north. F is not an immediate neighbour of D’s aunt. The close at hands of F faces twin directions. A’s mother sits on the immediate left of her son. Both E and B face a direction opposite to that of their mother. H is female member and F is male member. Only three people sit between G and his wife. C’s granddaughter does not sit at an extreme end of the line. The persons are sitting at the extreme ends faces opposite directions. E is the only daughter of C.

Q.1) Who among the following sits at extreme ends?

a) C and A

b) E and H

c) A and F

d) C and H

e) None of these

Q.2) If All the person are arranged in Alphabetical order from left to right, then how many persons position remains unchanged?

a) One

b) Three

c) Two

d) Four

e) None of these

Q.3) If immediate neighbour of D, faces south, then who sits fourth to the left of D?

a) H

b) E

c) B

d) A

e) None of these

Q.4) How is H related to D?

a) Mother

b) Grand Mother

c) Grand Father

d) Can’t be determined

e) None of these

Q.5) What is the position of B with respect to G?

a) Second to the left

b) Second to the Right

c) Third to the left

d) Third to the right

e) None of these

D.6-10) Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Ten persons K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S and T are sitting in a row. Some of them face north while some of them face south. Each of them like different fruits viz. Apple, Banana, Blackberry, Blueberry, Cherry, Fig, Grapes, Guava, Mango and Orange.

Three persons sit between P and R. O and S faces same direction. Four persons sit between M and one who likes Fig. Q likes Orange. T sits second to the right of N. L is an immediate neighbour Q who sits fourth to the left of O. N does not like Apple. One who sits to the immediate left of M likes Grapes. Persons who are like Apple and Fig are immediate neighbours. One who likes Blueberry sits fourth to the right of L. Two persons sit between R and L. Immediate neighbour of M and L likes Grapes. Neither N nor O sits in the end of the row. K likes Guava. One who likes Mango sits third to the right of K. Three persons sit between one who likes Orange and Cherry. Only two persons sit in the right of P. Immediate neighbour of K does not like Blackberry. Immediate neighbours of T faces opposite direction. Q faces south. R sits in the left of T. One who likes Banana faces south.

Q.6) How many persons sit between R and one who likes Banana?

a) Two

b) Three

c) Four

d) Five

e) None of these

Q.7) Who among the following likes Blackberry?

a) O

b) S

c) N

d) Q

e) None of these

Q.8) Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the arrangement and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to the group?

a) SO

b) KL

c) PT

d) RN

e) QT

Q.9) Which of the following combination is true?

a) T-South-Apple

b) O-South-Cherry

c) Q-South-Blackberry

d) M-North-Banana

e) O-North-Orange

Q.10) Who among the following sits fifth to the right of T?

a) One of the immediate neighbours of P

b) No one sits fifth to the right of T

c) One of the immediate neighbours of L

d) One of the immediate neighbours of O

e) One of the immediate neighbours of M

Answer Key


1. (d)

2. (c)

3. (a)

4. (b)

5. (d)


6. (c)

7. (b)

8. (d)

9. (a)

10. (e)

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