# Samsung reasoning question from past - placement paper

## Samsung reasoning question from past - placement paper

Q. The no. of 8s which are preceded by 5 but not just followed by 3 in the following series:

2158367983856787325839076

Q. If m people take d days to complete a given work, then m+r people take how many days for the same work?

Q. A large further education college and a small school decided to make committees for inspection. Each committee has 3 members and there are 2 such committees, one from the university and one from the college.

In each committee no two members belong to the same subject

Conditions for Further Education College:

M–Maths teachers
L-English
K–Natural Science
For small college:
N–maths
H–Hindi
O&P–English

On the basis of this information answer the following:

1. If L is not included, then what are the possibilities of 3 member team
A) L,N,H
B) M,K,P
C) K,M,N
D) None of the above.

2. If M surveys, what other two members will be in the committee:
A) L,K
B) L,N
C) K,O
D) None of the above

Q. Shruti is older than Parag.
Aman is older than Shruti.
Parag is older than Aman.
If the first two statements are true, the third statement is

A. True
B. False
C. Uncertain

Q. The 9/10 Grocery is south of Shri Ram Pharmacy.
Ashish's house is northeast of Shri Ram Pharmacy.
Ashish's house is west of the 9/10 Grocery.
If the first two statements are true, the third statement is

A). True
B) False
C) Uncertain

Q. Three pens price the same as two sharpeners.
Four sharpeners price the same as one compass.
Pens are more costly than compasses.
If the first two statements are true, the third statement is

A) True
B) False
c) Uncertain

Q. Fact 1: Jessica has four children
Fact 2: Two of the children have blue eyes and two of the children have brown eyes.
Fact 3: Half of the children are girls.

If the three statements can be listed as facts, which of the following statements must also be considered as a fact?

I: At least one girl has blue eyes.
II: Two of the children are boys.
III: The boys have brown eyes.

A. I only
B. II only
C. II and III only
D. None of the statements is a known fact.

Q. Four defensive football players are chasing the opposing wide receiver, who has the ball. Calvin is directly behind the ball carrier. Jenkins and Burton are side by side behind Calvin. Zeller is behind Jenkins and Burton. Calvin tries for the tackle but misses and falls. Burton trips. Which defensive player tackles the receiver?

A. Burton
B. Zeller
C. Jenkins
D. Calvin