MBA Logical Reasoning Questions & Answers – Mixed Caselets Set-I

Practice the Mixed Caselets at and prepare for exams such as CAT, CMAT, MAT, XAT, IIFT, SNAP etc. The Logical Reasoning forms an important part of the MBA entrance exam and hence this practice exercise will prepare you for CAT exam.

Created On: Jun 22, 2016 15:38 IST
Modified On: Jun 23, 2016 09:59 IST

Directions for questions 1 to 3: Read the information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Six students E1, E2, E3, E4, E5 and E6 went to 6 different institutes viz. XLR1, MDI, IIM – A , FMS, IIM – B, IIM – L not necessarily same order for robotics competition. They took part in 6 different events – R1, R2, R3, R4, R5 and R6 and they are graduated from 6 different colleges – A, B, C, D, E and F. Following information is given.

  1. None of the student who went to IIM are from B and C.
  2. The one who took part in R3 is from A.
  3. E2 and E3 took part in R2 and R1 respectively.
  4. E4 and E5 took part in event which are held at respectively, but did not take part in R3.
  5. The students from E and C took part in R2 and R4 respectively.
  6. E4 took part in R5.

The student who went to MDI took part in R6.

1. The one who took part in R4 has graduated from?

a) A

b) B

c) D

d) E

2. The student who took part in R4?

a) XLR1

b) FMS

c) MDI


3. E2 went to:

a) IIM – B

b) MDI

c) IIM – A

d) A or C

Directions (4 -7): Read the following information and answer the questions below

Eight persons (1-8) work for three different companies namely A, B and C. Not more than three persons work for a company. There are two ladies in the group with different specializations and do not work for the same company. Among the others two have specialization each in HR, Finance and Marketing. One is an engineer and another is a doctor. Person 8 is an HR specialist and works with 2 who is a Marketing specialist not for company B. 3 is an engineer and his sister works in company C. 4 is a HR specialist working in company A while her friend 7 is a finance specialist for company C. No two similarly specialized people work together. Marketing specialist 6 works for company B and his friend 1, a Finance expert works for company A in which only two specialists work. No lady is a Marketing Specialist or a Doctor.

4. Which among the following person is not a male?

a) 2

b) 4

c) 6

d) 8

5. Who among the following is a doctor?

a) 3

b) 4

c) 5

d) 6

6. Which of the following combination is true?

a) 3 works in C as an Engineer

b) 3 works in B as an Engineer

c) 5 works in A as a doctor

d) 8 works in A as a HR

7. Which among the following pair is marketing professionals?

a) 2 and 6

b) 2 and 4

c) 3 and 5

d) 6 and 3

Directions for questions (8 to 10): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.

  1. There are six professors taking lectures in different branches of engineers.
  2. Dolly is teaching in CSE.
  3. Lovely and Sana are not teaching in ECE.
  4. Sonia is not teaching in ME.
  5. Dolly and Sonia are not teaching in ECE.
  6. Dolly and Lovely are not teaching in same branch.

There are two faculties who teaches in all the three branches and there is only one faculty two teaches in exactly two branches.

8. Which two professors are teaching in ME?

a) Dolly and Lovely

b) Sana and Honey

c) Rony and Sonia

d) Lovely and Honey

9. Which two professors are neither teaching in ECE nor ME?

a) Dolly and Lovely

b) Sonia and Sana

c) Honey and Rony

d) Lovely and Sonia

10. Which two professors are teaching in ECE?

a) Dolly and Rony

b) Lovely and Honey

c) Rony and Honey

d) Lovely and Sana


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Explanation (1 -3)





























Explanation (4-7):

Company Person Sex Profession
A 1 M Finance
4 F HR
B 3 M Engineer
5 M Doctor
6 M Marketing
C 2 M Marketing
7 F Finance
8 M HR

Explanation (8 -10)

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