Puzzle Set for RBI Assistant Exam

Directions (1-5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.

Seven friends A, B, C, D, E, F and G are sitting around a circular table in whichs ome of them are facing towards the centre while some are facing opposite to the center of the table. Each one of them belongs to a different department viz. Finance, marketing, sales, HR, corporate finance, investment banking and operations but not necessarily in the same order.
C sits third to the right of G. G faces the centre. Only one person sits between C and the person working in the HR department. Immediate neighbours of C face outside. Only one person sits between F and D. Both F and D face the centre. D does not work in HR department. A works in the investment banking department. A faces the centre. Two people sit between the persons, who work in investment banking and marketing departments. The person, who works in corporate finance sits to the immediate left of E. C faces the same direction as E. The person, who works for sales department sits to the immediate left of the person, who works for operations department.
Q1. For which of the following departments does B work?
(a) Finance
(b) Marketing
(c) HR
(d) Corporate Finance
(e) Operations

Q2. What is the position of B with respect to the person, who works for sales department?
(a) Immediate right
(b) Third to the left
(c) Second to the right
(d) Second to the left
(e) Fourth to the right

Q3. Who sits to the immediate right of E?
(a) The person who works for the marketing department.
(b) C
(c) B
(d) The persons who works for HR department.
(e) A

Q4. Who amongst the following sits exactly between C and the person who works for HR department?
(a) B
(b) The person who works for the marketing department.
(c) The person who works for operations department.
(d) D
(e) G

Q5. Who amongst the following sit between the persons, who work for marketing and investment banking departments, when counted for the left-hand side of the person working for the marketing department?
(a) F and G
(b) E and C
(c) C and B
(d) F and D
(e) B and D

Directions (6-10): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.

Ten boys are sitting in two parallel rows containing five boys in each. In row 1, P, Q R, S and T are sitting and all of them are facing south. In row 2, A, B, C, D and E are sitting and all of them are facing north. In the given seating arrangement, each boy seated in a row faces another boy of the other row but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them likes different game viz. Archery, Badminton, Tennis, Golf, Rowing, Handball, Fencing, Karate, Surfing and Soccer but not necessarily in the same order.

There are two boys sit between the one who likes Archery who sits at an extreme end and T. A sits middle of the row and not an immediate neighbour of B who does not like Soccer. E is sitting at an extreme end of the row. T likes Rowing and sits on the immediate right of the one who likes Badminton and faces the immediate neighbour of B. R does not sit at the extreme left end of the row. A does not like surfing. There is only one boy sits between Q and S who likes Archery. D likes Handball and is an immediate neighbour of the one likes who likes Soccer.D does not face the one who likes tennis. C likes Golf and is an immediate neighbour of the one who likes Surfing. The one who likes Surfing faces the immediate neighbour of the one who likes Rowing. There are two boys between the one who likes Fencing and the one who likes Tennis. R does not like Fencing. E does not like Karate.

Q6. Who among following sit at the extreme end of the line?
(a) R, C
(b) S, A
(c) Q, B
(d) E, T
(e) B, S

Q7. Who sits second to the right of T?
(a) The one who likes archery
(b) The one who likes tennis
(c) The one who likes fencing.
(d) The one who likes surfing.
(e) No one.

Q8. Who among the following sits diagonally opposite to R?
(a) E-Soccer
(b) D-Handball
(c) A-Golf
(d) E-Surfing
(e) None of these

Q9. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their seating positions and so form a group. Which of the following is different from the group?
(a) T
(b) R
(c) S
(d) B
(e) E

Q10. Which of the following statements is/are definitely false?
(a) P-Fencing
(b) E-Soccer
(c) T-Rowing
(d) C-Golf
(e) All are true


Solutions (1-5)


1-a
2-d
3-d
4-b
5-c

Solutions (6-10):





6-e
7-e
8-a
9-a
10-e

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