Institute of Banking Personnel Selection : Article

  • 2016-11-19

1.Sukinder remembers that his father’s birthday is between 13th and 16th of June, whereas his sister remembers that their father’s birthday is between 14th and 18th of June. On which day is their father’s birthday?

(1)14th June            (2)15th June            (3)16th June            (4)17th June            (5)None of these

2. Nimmi returned home three days earlier than the time she had told her mother. Nimmi’s sister vimmi reached five days later than the day Nimmi informed.If  Nimmi was supposed to return on Thursday, on what day did vimmi return?

(1)Thursday            (2)Wednesday         (3)Saturday             (4)Friday                 (5)None of these

3. It was 9.35 AM in Rakhi’s watch, which kept correct time, when Reena informed her that the last bus left the bus stop at 9.25 AM. Reena’s watch is 5 minutes fast. The frequency of the bus is every 20 minutes. For how long must Rakhi wait to catch the next?

(1)5 minutes           (2)10 minutes                   (3)15 minutes                   (4)20 minutes                  (5)None of these

4. Arun remembers that the birthday of his father is certainly after 15th April but before 18th April whereas his brother remembers that their father’s birthday is certainly after 8th April but before 18th April. If both of them are correct, then which of the following is the birthday of Arun’s father?

(1)16th April            (2)17th April            (3)Either 16th or 17th April   (4)18th April          (5)None of these

5. There are twenty people working in an office. The first group of five works between 8:00 AM and 2:00 PM, The second group of ten works between 10:00 AM and 4:00 PM and the third group of five works between 12 noon and 6:00 PM. There are three computers in the office which all the employees frequently use. During which of the following hours the computers are likely to be used most?

(1)1:00 PM – 3:00 PM                            (2)12 Noon – 2:00 PM                  (3)2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

(4)10.00 AM – 3:00 PM                          (5)None of these


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