In every Competitive exam, one of the most important section is Reasoning. A good score in Reasoning test can lead you to score very good marks in competitive exams. This can be achieve only if you have a very good reasoning skills. Basically reasoning is divided into few sections according to logic and type. Puzzle is one of them.

One of the most important chapter of Reasoning aptitude test is Puzzle. In your reasoning exam, few questions will definitely come from this topic. Here in this page we will discuss Puzzle reasoning with solution which will help you to solve Puzzle questions very easily and quickly. In exam, reasoning questions can be solved very easily and quickly using reasoning shortcut tricks. Now we will show you the process of “Using shortcut tricks, How you can solve reasoning questions”.

Few Important things to Remember

Time is a very important thing in every exams. Your exam should be finished within the time frame. But in competitive exams, your calculation ability is tested. They tests, how you do your calculation within time. They tests, how fast you can solve a paper. That’s why so many students won’t complete their exam within time. But for faster solution you need to use tricks of reasoning and Puzzle which will help you to solve government, bank and other exam papers quickly.

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Details of Puzzle

Now let’s starts the detail discussion of Puzzle and few important reasoning question answer.

This chapter is a form of puzzles. which has involving some things, or it persons, certain number of items. The problems is purposely created and create confusion while we try to solve it. Before going to do this candidate need to analyze the problems and the given information.

Summarize it in a suitable form. After that answer the questions asked in problem.


Different types of Puzzle form

  • Classification Puzzle question
  • Comparison puzzle question
  • Sequential puzzle question
  • Selection puzzle question
  • Family puzzle question
  • Jumbled puzzle question



>> Classification Puzzle question >>

This classification Puzzle question is based on questions, in which certain things belonging to another groups or different item. You need to find the answer with the help of clues.


Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow :

Four person A, B, C, D went to four different places which is Mumbai, Delhi, Bihar, Bangalore, by different transport as follow Car, Train, Bus, Aeroplane.

The person who traveled to Delhi did not travel by Bus, C travel by Car and went to Bangalore. A went to Mumbai by Train, D travel by Bus.

Q1. Who among them goes to Bihar ?

  1. A.
  2. B.
  3. C.
  4. D.

Q2. Among which places B traveled ?

  1. Delhi.
  2. Mumbai.
  3. Bangalore.
  4. Mumbai.

Q3. By which transport B goes to Delhi ?

  1. Car.
  2. Bus.
  3. Aeroplane.
  4. Train.






>> Comparison Puzzle question

In Comparison puzzle questions are given about the comparison among the things or people. You have to understand the comparison, regarding that answer the questions.

Bibhas is older than Sunita. Uday is older than Sunita but younger than Bibhas. Shamol is younger than Raju and Sunita. Sunita is older than Raju.

Bibhas  > Uday > Sunita > Raju > Shaymol


Q1. Who is the oldest ?

  1. Shaymol.
  2. Uday.
  3. Bibhas.
  4. Sunita.
  5. None of these.

Q2. Who is among the youngest ?

  1. Uday.
  2. Shaymol.
  3. Bibhas.
  4. Raju.
  5. None of these.



>> Sequential Puzzle question

Five students P, Q, R, S and T read a book. The one who reads first gives it to R. The one who reads last did taken from P, T was not the first or last to read. There are two readers in between Q an P.

Q1. Q passed the book to whom ?

  1. P.
  2. R.
  3. S.
  4. T.
  5. None of these.

Q2. Who read the book at last ?

  1. P.
  2. Q.
  3. R.
  4. S.
  5. None of these..



>> Selection Puzzle question

A group of five has to be selected from among five doctor’s P, Q, R, S and T and four nurses A, B, C, D. There are some criteria for selection .
P and D always have to together.
A cannot be with C.
C cannot be put with Q.
R and T have to be together.
S and B cannot be put together.

Q1. If two of the members to be doctor’s, the group will be consist.

  1. PQDAB.
  2. PSDBC.
  3. QSDCB.
  4. RTDAB.


Q2. If P and R same group member’s then other member cannot be in group.

  1. QTC.
  2. STD.
  3. TDA.
  4. ABT.



>> Family Puzzle question

A, B, C, D, E and F are six members in a family. In family members present two married couples. B is an scientist and father of E. D is a  grand mother of C and Teacher. F is a grand Father of E and is businessman. In family only one member is scientist and only one businessman and two student and one doctor and teacher.

Q1. How many female members in the family ?

  1. 2.
  2. 4.
  3. 3.
  4. 5.
  5. None of these.

Q2. Who is the grand mother of C ?

  1. D.
  2. B.
  3. A.
  4. F.
  5. None of these.



>> Jumbled Puzzle question


  • In this group of member’s has five member’s- P, Q, R, S, T.
  • One of them is a student , one is a Doctor, one is a Horticulturist, one is an Advocate and one is a Businessman.
  • Three of them is P, R and Advocate prefer Milk to water and two of them Q and the horticulturist prefer Water to Milk.
  • The advocate and S and P are friends to one another but two of these prefer Water to Milk.
  • The Student is R’s brother.


Q1. Who is an advocate ?

  1. T.
  2. R.
  3. S.
  4. Q.
  5. P.


Q2. Who is an doctor ?

  1. P.
  2. T.
  3. S.
  4. R.
  5. Q.

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