SNAP 2016 : Tips on Analytical and Logical Reasoning

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Published : Tuesday, 18 October, 2016 12:09 PM

SNAP 2016 : Tips on Analytical and Logical Reasoning

Symbiosis National Aptitude Test (SNAP) is conducted by Symbiosis International University (SIU), Pune for admission to various post graduate programs for the academic year 2017-19.
  • Exam Time: 02.00 p.m. - 04.00 p.m. 
SNAP will be conducted on December 18, 2016. There will be 40 questions on Analytical and Logical Reasoning with allotted 40 marks. 
 
Following are the Tips to crack Analytical and Logical Reasoning section in SNAP:
  • You should read both the factual passage and the sentence completion instruction carefully. Both must be considered in making your choice. 
  • You must not assume or use any information that the question fails to give you. 
  • You should consider only the information given in each reading passage when choosing among the alternative responses.
  • You should read all the response choices carefully before choosing one.

The importance of Analytical & Logical Reasoning lies in the fact that it asks you to think about an issue in depth and decide the best course of action.Critical thinking abilities are essential to solve questions, which test a candidate’s ability to think rationally, in an MBA entrance exam. The following points will help you enhance your critical reasoning abilities.

Critical reasoning is essentially a test of your mind to think rationally, to comprehend and analyse the given statement and reach a conclusion based on your understanding. It is critical that you learn how to tackle such questions if you want to do well in the SNAP 2016.

Analytical and Logical Reasoning will be a test for your logical conclusions in SNAP 
 

 
Practice with following Questions and answer with solutions :  
 
Questions:
 
Four friends – Ram, Rahul, Rajesh and Rajul – live in different cities among Ramgarh, Rampur, Rajghat and Raipur, not necessarily in the same order. They like doing different activities among Rock Climbing, Running, River Diving and Rafting, in no particular order. It is also known that:
 
(i) Rahul lives in Raipur and does not like Running and Rafting.
 
(ii) Ram does not live in Rampur and does not like Rafting.
 
(iii) The one who lives in Rampur likes River Diving.
 
(iv) Rajul does not like Rafting.
 
Who among the four lives in Rampur?
 
(a) Ram      (b) Rajesh      (c) Rajul      (d) Cannot be determined
 
Solution:
 
The given information can be tabulated as shown below:
 
Friend City Activity
Ram Rajghat/Ramgarh Running
Rahul Raipur Rock Climbing
Rajesh Rajghat Rafting
Rajul Rampur River Diving
 
Hence, Rajul lives in Rampur
 
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