# IBPS PO :: Reasoning Ability :: Test 71

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1 . Study the following information to answer the given questions.
Eight people are sitting in two parallel rows containing four people each in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1, A, B, C and D are sitting (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing North. In row 2, P, Q, R and S are sitting (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing South. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement, each member sitting in a row faces another member of the other row.
S sits second to left of Q. A faces the immediate neighbour of S. Only one person sits between A and C. P does not face A. B is not an immediate neighbour of A.
Who among the following faces C?
P
Q
R
S
Cannot be determined
2 . Study the following information to answer the given questions.
Eight people are sitting in two parallel rows containing four people each in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1, A, B, C and D are sitting (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing North. In row 2, P, Q, R and S are sitting (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing South. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement, each member sitting in a row faces another member of the other row.
S sits second to left of Q. A faces the immediate neighbour of S. Only one person sits between A and C. P does not face A. B is not an immediate neighbour of A.
Who among the following sits on the immediate right of the person who faces C?
P
Q
R
S
Cannot be determined
3 . Study the following information to answer the given questions.
Eight people are sitting in two parallel rows containing four people each in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1, A, B, C and D are sitting (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing North. In row 2, P, Q, R and S are sitting (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing South. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement, each member sitting in a row faces another member of the other row.
S sits second to left of Q. A faces the immediate neighbour of S. Only one person sits between A and C. P does not face A. B is not an immediate neighbour of A.
Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given seating arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
A
Q
R
B
S
4 . Study the following information to answer the given questions.
Eight people are sitting in two parallel rows containing four people each in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1, A, B, C and D are sitting (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing North. In row 2, P, Q, R and S are sitting (but not necessarily in the same order) and all of them are facing South. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement, each member sitting in a row faces another member of the other row.
S sits second to left of Q. A faces the immediate neighbour of S. Only one person sits between A and C. P does not face A. B is not an immediate neighbour of A.
Who among the following faces R?
A
B
C
D
Cannot be determined
5 .
How many such pairs of letters are there in the word COURSE, each of which has as many letters between them in the word (in both forward and backward directions) as they have between them in the English alphabetical order?
None
One
Two
Three
More than three
6 .
In a certain 'SCENT' is coded as 'UOFDT' and 'LASER' is coded as 'SFTBM'. In the same code 'RETAIL' will be coded as '......'?
SFUBJM
MJFUBS
SFUJMB
KHBSDQ
MJBUFS
7 .
If each vowel of the word HOSPITAL is changed to the next letter in the English alphabetical series and each consonant is, changed to the previous letter in the English alphabetical series and then the alphabets thus formed are arranged in alphabetical order from left to right, which of the following will be fifth from the right?
O
J
P
K
G
8 .
Which of the following will come in the place of question mark(?)

$AC,\ EG,\ JL,\ ? ,WY\$
NP
MO
PR
PR
RT
9 .
Among A, B, C, D, and E each scoring different marks in an examination. A scored less than only B. D scored more than only C. Who amongst them scored the third lowest marks?
E
D
A
Cannot be determined
None of these
10 .
If 'k ' denotes '$\times$', 'B' denotes '$\div$ ', 'T' denotes '-' and 'M' denotes '+', then 40 B 8 T 6 M 3 K 4 = ?
19
11
-31
23
none of these