May 17, 2018

Seating arrangement #4: Reasoning ability for SBI, IBPS, SSC, RBI exams

Reasoning ability for SBI PO, IBPS PO SSC CGL and rBI grade B exams

Reasoning ability for SBI PO, IBPS PO SSC CGL and rBI grade B exams

Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.

8 friends Amit, Chandan, Deepak, Gaurav, Harsha, Kunal, Rohit and Manish went to a restaurant. At the restaurant all of them sit around a circular table. All the 8 friends are facing towards the centre. Each one of them orders exactly one ice cream among chocolate, Vennila, strawberry, coconut and grape. It is not that each type of ice cream was ordered by at least one person. The price of this ice cream is 25, 45, 65, 75 and 85 not necessarily in the same order. Further it is known that,

  • No two persons who ordered the same flavour of ice cream were sitting together and the Ice creams ordered by any pair of people sitting adjacent to each other diferred by not more than 20.
  • Harsha ordered strawberry and he was sitting two places to the left of the person who paid rupees 25. Deepak Ordered vineela and he paid 10 rupees more than what Chandan paid.
  • Mount paid by Gaurav, Harsha and lohita was 10 more than the total amount paid by all the people who ordered Vennila and coconut.
  • Kunal paid more than 65 and he was the only person who ordered chocolate and Gaurav was sitting two places to the left of Amit.
  • Grape was price that 45 but it was not ordered by Gaurav or Manish.


  1. Which ice cream was ordered by the person who was sitting to the immediate right of Gaurav?
    1. Strawberry
    2. Grapes
    3. Vennila
    4. Chocolate
    5. Cannot be determined
  2. Who among the following ordered vineela?
    1. Manish
    2. Gaurav
    3. Chandan
    4. Amit
    5. More than one of the above
  3. Who among the following is sitting opposite to the person who ordered coconut flavoured ice cream?
    1. Harsha
    2. Chandan
    3. Deepak
    4. Kunal
    5. Cannot be determined
  4. What is the total amount spent by all the 8 friends together?
    1. 520
    2. 500
    3. 480
    4. 460
    5. 450
  5. How many People are sitting between Chandan and Harsha?
    1. 3
    2. 5
    3. 1
    4. 2
    5. Either 5 or 1


  1. Strawberry
  2. Gaurav
  3. Kunal
  4. 480
  5. 3

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Vocabulary for SBI, RBI, IBPS and SSC exams #36

English vocabulary for SBI PO, RBI grade B officers, IBPS PO and SSC CGL exams

English vocabulary for SBI PO, RBI grade B officers, IBPS PO and SSC CGL exams
A Fabricated controversy
= invent information to deceive people, counterfeit, forge, falsify, make up a story

BJP encouraged hooliganism by hindutva goans in the university campuses.
= disorder, disturbance of peace, rowdiness

Sangh Parivar members barged into the University Campus
= rush into in a rough and rude way, blow up, break, explode, gush forth

Muhammad Ali Jinnah culpability in British India partition
= responsibility, fault, accountability, blameworthiness

Pakistan continue to use Jinnah for their National hagiographies.
= the writing and critical study of the lives of the saints
India is still using Mohammad Ali Jinnah for its National demonologies
= study of Demons or of beliefs about Demons

The repeated fiascos are symptomatic of the failure of BJP
= a complete failure, catastrophic, disaster, error, screw up

The two Nation theory was first propounded by Vinayak Damodar
= to put forward for consideration, propose, advice, introduced, recommend

The speech of Mr Trump was list with customary venality
= openness to bribery or corruption, dishonesty, sordidness, vendibility

That is a speech made of vainglory
= empty pomp or show, exhaustive elation or pride over one's own achievements, pride, arrogance

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