Reasoning Quiz- Puzzle

Direction: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
(SBI PO 18.04.2010)

A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are eight employees of an organization working in three departments viz. Personnel, Administration and Marketing with not more than three of them in any department. Each of them has a different choice of sports from football, cricket, volleyball, badminton, lawn tennis, basketball, hockey and table tennis not necessarily in the same order.
D works in Administration and does not like either football or cricket. F works in Personnel with only A who likes table tennis. Eand H do not work in the same department as D. C likes hockey and does not work in marketing. G does not work in administration and does not like either cricket or badminton. One of those who work in administration likes football. The one who likes volleyball works in
personnel. None of those who work in administration likes either badminton or lawn tennis. H does not like cricket.

1. Which of the following groups of employees work in Administration department ?
(1) EGH
 (2) AF
(3) BCD
(4) BGD
(5) Data inadequate

2. In which department does E work ?
(1) Personnel
 (2) Marketing
(3) Administration
(4) Data inadequate
(5) None of these

3.Which of the following combinations of employee-department-favourite sport is correct?
(1) E – Administration – Cricket
(2) F – Personnel – Lawn Tennis
(3) H – Marketing – Lawn Tennis
(4) B – Administration – Table Tennis
(5) None of these

4.What is E’s favourite sport ?
(1) Cricket
(2) Badminton
(3) Basketball
 (4) Lawn Tennis
(5) None of these

5.What is G’s favourite sport ?
(1) Cricket
(2) Badminton
(3) Basketball
(4) Lawn Tennis
(5) None of these

Answers
1- 3
2- 2
3- 5
4- 1
5- 4

Explanation



Staff
Department
Sport
A
Personnel
Table tennis
B
Administration
Football
C
Administration
Hockey
D
Administration
Basket Ball
E
Marketing
Cricket
F
Personnel
Volleyball
G
Marketing
Lawn Tennis
H
Marketing
Badminton



 

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Neetu Vilotiar
16 October 2014 at 23:13

1-3, 2-2, 3-5, 4-1, 5-4

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