Reasoning Quiz – 59 (Puzzle)


Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

(i) There is a group of five persons M, N, O, P and Q of a family. They are businessman, farmer, lawyer, doctor and teacher.
(ii) N is an unmarried teacher, who is M’s daughter.
(iii) Q is a lawyer, who is O’s brother.
(iv) O in this family is the only husband of a married couple.
(v) M is a farmer, who is father of two sons and an unmarried daughter.
(vi) M’s daughter-in-law is a doctor.

1. Who is doctor in this family?
1) N
2) P
3) O
4) Q
5) M

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2. Who is businessman in this family?
1) M
2) N
3) O
4) P
5) Q

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3. Which of the following is a group of women in this family?
1) M, N and Q
2) N and O
3) P and Q
4) N and P
5) None of these

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4. Which of the following is a married couple?
1) M and P
2) M and N
3) N and P
4) O and P
5) P and Q

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5. Which of the following is a group of males?
1) M, N and O
2) M, Q and P
3) M, O and Q
4) M, P and Q
5) N and P

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Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

(i) A marketing-executive plans to visit each of six companies J, K, L, M, N and O exactly once during the course of one day.
(ii) He must visit J before K and N.
(iii) He must visit K before M.
(iv) The third company he visits must be L.

1. If the marketing-executive visits O first, which company must he visit second?
1) J
2) K
3) L
4) M
5) N

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2. Which of the following could be the order in which the marketing-executive visits the six companies?
1) J, O, L, K, N, M
2) M, K, L, N, O, J
3) J, N, K, M, L, O
4) L, O, J, N, M, K
5) L, N, J, K, M, O

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