# Reasoning Quiz for Banking entrance exams

This quiz consists of questions from
various Banking entrance exams held during the last few years. Leave your
answers/ responses in the comments section below and we’ll soon let you know

Directions (Q. Nos. 1-5) Read the
information carefully and answer the following questions.

If A+B means A is the father of B.

If A x B means A is the sister of B.

If A \$ B means A is the wife of B.

If A % B means A is the mother of B.

If A@ B means A is the son of B.

1. What should come in place of the
question mark, to establish that J is the brother of T in the expression?

J @ P % H ? T % L

(1) x                 (2)
@               (3) \$                 (4) Either @ or x         (5) Either + or x

2. Which of the following expressions
indicates that M is the daughter of D?

(1) L % R \$ D + T x M

(2) L + R \$ D + M x T

(3) L % R % D +T @ M

(4) D + L \$ R+ M x T

(5) L \$ D @R %M @T

3. Which of the following options is true,
if the expression ‘I +T %J x L @ K’ is definitely true?

(1) L is the daughter of T

(2) K is the son-in-law of I

(3) I is the grandmother of L

(4) T is the father of J

(5) J is the brother of L

4. Which of the following expressions is
true, if Y is the son of X is definitely false?

(1) W % L x T x Y @ X

(2) W + L x T x Y @ X

(3) X + L x T x Y @ W

(4) W \$ X + L + Y +T

(5) W % X + T x Y @ L

5. What should come in place of the
question mark, to establish that T is the sister-in-law of Q in the expression?

R % T x P ? Q + V

(1) @               (2)
%                (3) x                 (4) \$                 (5) Either \$ or x

Directions (Q.
Nos. 6-10) Study the following information and answer the questions given
below.

Eight people E, F, G, H, J, K, L, M are sitting around
a circular table facing the centre. Each of them is of different profession,
namely Chartered Accountant, Columnist, Doctor, Engineer, Financial Analyst,
Lawyer, Professor and scientist but not necessarily in the same order. F is
sitting second to the left of K. The Scientist is an immediate neighbour of K.
There are only three people between the Scientist and E. Only one person sits
between the Engineer and E. The Columnist is to the immediate right of the
Engineer. M is second to the right of K. H is the Scientist. G and J are
immediate neighbours of each other. Neither G nor J is an Engineer. The Financial
Analyst is to the immediate left of F. The lawyer is second to right of the Columnist.
The professor is an immediate neighbour of the Columnist. The Professor is an
immediate neighbour of the Engineer. G is second to the right of the Charted
Accountant.

6. Who is
sitting second to the right of E?

(1) The Lawyer                        (2)
G                (3) The Engineer                     (4) F                 (5) K

7. Who among
the following is the Professor?

(1) F                 (2)
L                 (3) M               (4) K                 (5) J

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

(1) Charted Accountant-H                   (2) M-Doctor               (3)
J- Engineer             (4) Financial
Analyst-L (5) Lawyer -K

9. What is the
position of L with respect to the Scientist?

(1) Third to the left                 (2)
Second to the right            (3) Second
to the left              (4) Third to the
right                (5) Immediate right

10. Which of
the following statements is true according to the given arrangement?

(1) The Lawyer is second to the left of the Doctor

(2) E is an immediate neighbour of the Financial
Analyst

(3) H sits exactly between F and the Financial Analyst

(4) Only four people sit between the Columnist and F

(5) All of the given statements are true.