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  • 1. 

    Four cousins, Deepak, Pooja, Saurabh and Gaurau have different hobbies and play different game. The hobbies they are interested in are story – reading, music, watching TV serials and going to movies. The children play cricket, badminton, hockey and fly kites. Saurabh and Gaurav do not like TV serials or movies. Pooja and Saurabh do not play cricket or hockey. Deepak and Gaurav do not read stories or fly kites. Saurabh does not play badminton. Music lovers does not Like to play hockey. The badminton player does not watch TV serials 1.What is Deepak’s hobby and which game does he play ?                                                                      

    • A.

      1) TV serial : hockey

    • B.

      2) Music : badminton

    • C.

      3) Movies : cricket

    • D.

      4) Music : cricket

    Correct Answer
    A. 1) TV serial : hockey
    Explanation
    Deepak's hobby is watching TV serials and he plays hockey. This can be determined from the given information that Deepak and Gaurav do not read stories or fly kites, and Saurabh and Gaurav do not like TV serials or movies. Since Saurabh does not play badminton and the badminton player does not watch TV serials, it can be concluded that Deepak watches TV serials and plays hockey.

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  • 2. 

    Four cousins, Deepak, Pooja, Saurabh and Gaurau have different hobbies and play different game. The hobbies they are interested in are story – reading, music, watching TV serials and going to movies. The children play cricket, badminton, hockey and fly kites. Saurabh and Gaurav do not like TV serials or movies. Pooja and Saurabh do not play cricket or hockey. Deepak and Gaurav do not read stories or fly kites. Saurabh does not play badminton. Music lovers does not Like to play hockey. The badminton player does not watch TV serials 2.What are Saurabh’s interest?                                                                                                  

    • A.

      1)Music : kites

    • B.

      2) Music : badminton

    • C.

      3) Stories : hockey

    • D.

      4) Stones : kites

    Correct Answer
    D. 4) Stones : kites
    Explanation
    Saurabh's interest is flying kites. This can be deduced from the clues given in the question. It is mentioned that Saurabh and Gaurav do not like TV serials or movies, and Deepak and Gaurav do not read stories or fly kites. Since Saurabh is not interested in TV serials or movies, and Gaurav does not fly kites, it can be concluded that Saurabh's interest is flying kites.

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  • 3. 

    Four cousins, Deepak, Pooja, Saurabh and Gaurau have different hobbies and play different game. The hobbies they are interested in are story – reading, music, watching TV serials and going to movies. The children play cricket, badminton, hockey and fly kites. Saurabh and Gaurav do not like TV serials or movies. Pooja and Saurabh do not play cricket or hockey. Deepak and Gaurav do not read stories or fly kites. Saurabh does not play badminton. Music lovers does not Like to play hockey. The badminton player does not watch TV serials 3. Who likes movies and which game does that person play?                                                                                  

    • A.

      1)Deepak : hockey

    • B.

      2) Pooja : badminton

    • C.

      3) Pooja : cricket

    • D.

      4) Deepak : cricket

    Correct Answer
    B. 2) Pooja : badminton
    Explanation
    Pooja likes movies and she plays badminton. This can be determined from the given information: Saurabh and Gaurav do not like TV serials or movies. Deepak and Gaurav do not read stories or fly kites. Saurabh does not play badminton. The badminton player does not watch TV serials. From these clues, we can deduce that Pooja must be the one who likes movies and plays badminton.

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  • 4. 

    Four cousins, Deepak, Pooja, Saurabh and Gaurau have different hobbies and play different game. The hobbies they are interested in are story – reading, music, watching TV serials and going to movies. The children play cricket, badminton, hockey and fly kites. Saurabh and Gaurav do not like TV serials or movies. Pooja and Saurabh do not play cricket or hockey. Deepak and Gaurav do not read stories or fly kites. Saurabh does not play badminton. Music lovers does not Like to play hockey. The badminton player does not watch TV serials 4. Who likes music?                                                    

    • A.

      1)Gaurav

    • B.

      2) Saurabh

    • C.

      3) Pooja

    • D.

      4) Deepak

    Correct Answer
    A. 1)Gaurav
    Explanation
    Gaurav likes music because it is mentioned that Saurabh and Gaurav do not like TV serials or movies, and Saurabh does not play badminton. It is also mentioned that Deepak and Gaurav do not read stories or fly kites. Since Gaurav is the only one left, he must be the one who likes music.

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  • 5. 

    Five shirts are placed on a shelf in a heap. Red shirt is above the Blue shirt and Green shirt is below the Orange shirt. Blue shirt is above the Orange shirt and White is below the Green shirt. 1.  The colour of the shirt between Red and Orange shirts is                                   

    • A.

      1) White

    • B.

      2) Green

    • C.

      3) Blue

    • D.

      4) Data is insufficient

    Correct Answer
    C. 3) Blue
    Explanation
    The question provides information about the relative positions of the shirts on the shelf. It states that the Red shirt is above the Blue shirt, and the Green shirt is below the Orange shirt. It also mentions that the Blue shirt is above the Orange shirt, and the White shirt is below the Green shirt. Based on this information, we can determine that the Blue shirt is between the Red and Orange shirts. Therefore, the correct answer is 3) Blue.

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  • 6. 

    Five shirts are placed on a shelf in a heap. Red shirt is above the Blue shirt and Green shirt is below the Orange shirt. Blue shirt is above the Orange shirt and White is below the Green shirt. 2. Which colour shirt is at the bottom ?                                                            

    • A.

      1) Red

    • B.

      2) White

    • C.

      3) Orange

    • D.

      4) Cannot be said

    Correct Answer
    B. 2) White
    Explanation
    The color of the shirt at the bottom can be determined based on the given information. The Red shirt is above the Blue shirt, so the Blue shirt cannot be at the bottom. The Green shirt is below the Orange shirt, so the Orange shirt cannot be at the bottom. The Blue shirt is above the Orange shirt, so the Orange shirt cannot be at the bottom either. Therefore, the only remaining option is the White shirt, which must be at the bottom.

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  • 7. 

    3. A person is driving towards west. What sequence of direction should he follow so that he is driving towards south?                                                                                     

    • A.

      1) left, right, right

    • B.

      2) right, right, left

    • C.

      3) left, left, left

    • D.

      4) right, right, right

    Correct Answer
    D. 4) right, right, right
  • 8. 

    4.I was walking in South-Emit direction. After a while I turned 90° to the right and walked ahead. Later I turned 45° to the right. In which direction am I walking now ?                 

    • A.

      1) East

    • B.

      2) North-East

    • C.

      3) South-West

    • D.

      4) North

    Correct Answer
    D. 4) North
    Explanation
    After turning 90° to the right, the direction becomes West. Then, after turning 45° to the right, the direction becomes North-West. Therefore, the person is walking in the North direction now.

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  • 9. 

    Read the following statements and answer the questions  ; A is the father of C. But C is not his son. E is the daughter of C. F is the spouse of A.  B is the brother of C. D is the son of B. G is the spouse of B. H is the father of G.  1.Who is the son-in-law of H?

    • A.

      1. A

    • B.

      2. B

    • C.

      3. C

    • D.

      4. D

    Correct Answer
    B. 2. B
    Explanation
    B is the son-in-law of H because G is the spouse of B and H is the father of G.

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  • 10. 

    Read the following statements and answer the questions  ;  A is the father of C. But C is not his son. E is the daughter of C. F is the spouse of A.  B is the brother of C. D is the son of B. G is the spouse of B. H is the father of G.  2.Who is the grand - daughter of A?       

    • A.

      1. B

    • B.

      2. H

    • C.

      3. E

    • D.

      4. D

    Correct Answer
    C. 3. E
    Explanation
    E is the grand-daughter of A because E is the daughter of C, who is the son of B, who is the brother of A. Therefore, E is the grand-daughter of A.

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  • 11. 

    Read the following statements and answer the questions  ;  A is the father of C. But C is not his son. E is the daughter of C. F is the spouse of A.  B is the brother of C. D is the son of B. G is the spouse of B. H is the father of G.  3.  Who is the common grand - child of both F and H?

    • A.

      1. B

    • B.

      2. C

    • C.

      3. D

    • D.

      4. H

    Correct Answer
    C. 3. D
    Explanation
    D is the common grand-child of both F and H because D is the son of B, who is the brother of C. F is the spouse of A, who is the father of C. Therefore, D is the grand-child of F and H.

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