### Reasoning SBI IBPS PO Special Practice Questions [High Level]

Directions (1-5): Read the following information Circle Seating Arrangement (tough) and answer the questions which follow:
Eight persons Elesh, Vikram, Vinay, Denny, Ela, Farukh, Gurpreet and Hitesh - are sitting around a circular table facing away from the centre. Each of them likes a novel of a different writer, viz Chetan Bhagat, William Faulkner, Charles Dickens, Leo Tolstoy, Mark Twain, George Eliot, Bob Mayor and Marcel Proust, but not necessarily in the same order.
Elesh, who likes Leo Tolstoy, sits third to the right of Ela. The one who likes Marcel Proust sits second to the left of Denny, who likes the novel of Chetan Bhagat. Vinay, who likes William Faulkner, sits between the persons who like George Eliot and Marcel Proust. Denny sits second to the left of Vikram, who cannot sit adjacent to Ela. Gurpreet likes Bob Mayor and sits second to the right of Hitesh, who likes Charles Dickens.

1. What is the position of Denny with respect to the person who likes the novel of William Faulkner?
1) Third to the left
2) Third to the right
3) Second to the right
4) Fifth to the right
5) Fourth to the left

2. Which of the following combinations is definitely true?
1) Elesh - Marcel Proust
2) Hitesh - Chetan Bhagat
3) Ela - Bob Mayor
4) Farukh - Leo Tolstoy
5) Vikram - Mark Twain

3. How many persons are sitting between Ela and the person who likes the novel written by Leo Tolstoy (if counted from Ela in clockwise direction)?
1) One
2) Two
3) Three
4) None
5) More than three

4. Who likes the novel of George Eliot?
1) Vikram
2) Denny
3) Ela
4) Farukh
5) Hitesh

5. Denny is related to "Marcel Proust" and Gurpreet is related to Charles Dickens. In the same way, Farukh is related to whom among the following?
1) Chetan Bhagat
2) George Eliot
3) Bob Mayor
4) William Faulkner
5) Leo Tolstoy

Directions (6-10): Each of the questions below consists of a question and three statements numbered I, II and III given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question and then mark the appropriate option as answer:

6. Six friends M, T, S, R, U and W are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. What is the position of S with respect to M?
I. M is between R and T.
II. R sits second to the left of W.
III. U does not sit on the immediate right of R.
1) Only I and II
2) Only II and III
3) Only III
4) Only I and III
5) All I, II and III together

7. What is the code for "cold" in a code language?
I. "icecream is cold" is written as "tic jic lic".
II. "fruits are healthy" is written as "mic fic eic".
III. "healthy is icecream" is written as "jic mic lic".
1) Only I
2) Only II
3) Only I and II
4) Only III and I
5) None of these

8. Among P, Q, R, S, T, U, whose rank is first in a class test?
I. P scored more than only R and S.
II. T's rank is 3rd highest.
III. U did not score the highest marks.
1) Only I
2) Only II
3) Only III
4) I, II and III even together are not sufficient to answer the question
5) All I, II and III

9. Five persons Jitesh, Jeevan, Jeet, Jai and Jeena sit on a straight line, facing north, but not necessarily in the same order. How many persons sit between Jitesh and Jai?
I. Jeet sits second to the right of Jitesh. Jai is not an immediate neighbour of Jitesh.
II. Jeena sits on the extreme end of the line.
III. Jeet sits on the immediate right of Jeevan.
1) Only II
2) Only III
3) Only I and II
4) Only I and III
5) All I, II and III together

10. How is N related to X?
I. M is brother of N; M is grandson of W.
II. S is sister of N.
III. X is mother of M's father.
1) Only I
2) Only II
3) Only III
4) All I, II and III together
5) Even I, II and III together are not sufficient

Round Sitting Arrangement Solution: