Puzzles Verbal Reasoning Questions and Answers

Puzzle is a game or problem which tests the logical skill of a candidate, to put required information together in a logical way, in order to arrive at correct solution of the puzzle.

There are some questions and answers based on Puzzles which are generally asked in various competitive examinations.


Directions: Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below. P, Q, R, S, R, V and W are seven friends. Each of them likes particular fruit, viz, Apple, Banana, Pear, Guava, Orange, Mango, and Watermelon and each of them has a favourite city, viz Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad and Cochin.
The choices of fruit and favourite city of the seven friends are necessarily in the same order. Q lkes mango and his favorite city is Chennai. The one whose favorite city is Pune likes Watermelon. T’s favourite city is Kolkata.
R likes Guava and his favourite city is not Mumbai. W’s favourite city is Cochin and he does not like either Banana or Pear. The favourite city of the one who likes Orange is Hyderabad. T does not like pear. P’s favourite city is neither Pune not Hyderabad. S does not like Watermelon.

Q. Who likes Apple?
A. W
B. T
C. C
D. P
E. Data Inadequate

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Q. Which fruit does P like?
A. Apple
B. Orange
C. Pear
D. Watermelon
E. None of these

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Q. Which is R’s Favourite city?
A. Mumbai
B. Pune
C. Hyderabad
D. Delhi
E. None of the above

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Q. Which of following combinations of Person-Fruit is incorrect?
A. R-Guava-Kolkata
B. V-Watermelon-Hyderabad
C. T-Banana-Cochin
D. S-Guava-Delhi
E. All are incorrect

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Q. Which is V’s favourite city?
A. Hyderabad
B. Pune
C. Mumbai
D. Data Inadequate
E. None of these

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