LINEAR PUZZLES

Directions (Qs. 1 - 5): Read the given information carefully answer the questions given below.

A certain number of peoples sitting in the linear row facing North direction, only three people sit between A and R. Only four people sit between K and W. Only five people sit between R and K. T sits third to the right of W. Only six people sit between R and Y. Not more than three people sit between K and Y. More than four people sit between T and Y. Q sits third to the right of Y. No one sits between Q and W. J sits eighth to the left of K. Not more than three persons sit between A and J.

1. How many people are sitting in the linear row?

1) Nineteen                2) Twenty             3) Twenty one

4) Twenty two              5) None of these

2. How many people sits between A and J?

1) Seven               2) Three                  3) Ten

4) One                  5) None of these

3. If three people sits between W and H, then which of the following statement is definitely true?

1) Three people sit between T and H.
2) W sits fourth to the right of H.
3) More than six people sit between Q and H.
4) More than five people sit between Y and H.
5) None of these

4. How many people sits between Y and W?

1) Sixteen               2) Three            3) Ten

4) Eight                  5) None of these

5. How many people sits to the left of K?

1)Ten                      2) Eight                    3) Sixteen

4) Thirteen             5) None of these

Explanation:

Key: 1-1 2-4 3-4 4-2 5-1.

Directions (Qs. 6 - 10): Read the given information carefully answer the questions given below.

Twelve people are sitting in two parallel rows facing each other. In row I: A, B, C, D, E and F are facing North, while In row II: P, Q, R, S, T and U are facing South, but not necessarily to be  in the same order. E sits second to the left of C, who is an immediate neighbour of F. A faces R, who sits immediate right of U. U neither faces C nor faces E. F is not an immediate neighbour of E. Q sits second to the right of P, who does not faces F. S neither faces D nor faces F. Not more than one people sit between T and R.

6. Name the person who sits second to the right of C?

1) A                  2) B                     3) D                  4) E                     5) None of these

7. How many persons sit between A and D?

1) None                 2) One                  3) Two

4) Three                5) More the three

8. Who among the following person faces E?

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

9. Name the person who sits second to the left of one facing R?

1) A            2) B               3) D                4) C            5) None of these

10. Four among the five are alike in such a way based on their arrangement. Find the one who does not belongs to the group?

1) P              2) F             3) B                  4) S                5) D

Explanation:

Key: 6-1 7-1 8-2 9-4 10-5.

Directions (Qs. 11 - 15): Read the given information carefully answer the questions given below.

Twelve people are sitting in two parallel rows containing six people each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1- P, Q, R, S, T and V are seated and all of them are facing South. In row 2- A, B, C, D, E and F are seated and all of them are facing North. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row. S sits third to right of Q. Either S or Q sits at an extreme end of the line. The one who faces Q  sits second to right of E. Two people sit betweenB and F. Neither B nor F sits at an extreme end of the line. The immediate neighbour of B faces the person who sits third to left of P. R and T are immediate neighbours of each other. C sits second to the left of A. T does not face the immediate neighbour of D.

11. Who amongst the following sit at extreme ends of the rows?

1) S, D             2) Q, A                   3) V, C                 4) P, D           5) Q, F

12. How many persons are seated between V and R?

1) One                    2) Two                3) Three

4) Four                   5) None

13. P is related to A in the same way as S is related to B based on the given arrangement. To which of the following is T related to, following the same pattern?

1) C                  2) D                     3) E                       4) F                    5) None of these

14. Which of the following is true regarding T?

1) F faces T.
2) V is an immediate neighbour of T.
3) F faces the one who is second to right of T.
4) T sits at one of the extreme ends of the line.
5) Q sits second to the right of T.

15. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?

1) A-T           2) B-T               3) F-P              4) C-V           5) E-Q

Explanation:

Key: 11-4, 12-2, 13-2, 14-3, 15-5.

Directions (Qs. 16 - 20): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.

Seven persons are sitting in a straight line. Four of them are facing South and remaining of them are facing North. They also like different fruits apple, banana, grapes, guava, kiwi, mango and orange but not necessarily in the same order. Those seven people are also sitting in alphabetical order from left end. The person who likes grapes sits second to the left of P. Two persons sit between the one who likes grapes and the one who likes banana. The immediate neighbours of the one, who likes banana faces opposite directions (i.e. if one faces to North then the other faces to South vice versa). Q likes kiwi. The one who likes mango sits second to the right to Q. Only one person sits between R and the one, who likes guava. The persons who like banana and apple are immediate neighbours. The one, who likes orange sits third to the right of the person who likes mango. Q and R face opposite directions (i.e. if one faces North then the other faces South vice versa). The one who likes banana faces South. The person who likes guava faces North.

16. Who among the following is sitting in a row?

1) X            2) V            3) O             4) U             5) M

17. Who among the following person faces North direction?

1) R              2) S               3) P                 4) Q                 5) O

18. Which of the following fruit does R like?

1) Grapes                   2) Guava               3) Mango

4) Apple                      5) None of these

19. If apple is related to P and banana is related to Q then kiwi is related to whom?

1) R              2) S                   3) T

4) O              5) None of these

20. Which of the following combination is true?

1) P-apple                  2) R-banana

3) S-orange               4) O-grapes                    5) T-guava

Explanation:

Key: 16-3, 17-4, 18-1, 19-2, 20-5.

Directions (Qs. 1 - 4): Read the given information carefully answer the questions given below.

Fourteen persons i.e. A, B, C, D, E, F, G, M, N, O, P, Q, R and S are sitting in two parallel rows such that A, B, C, D, E, F and G sit in row 1 facing South direction and M, N, O, P, Q, R and S sit in row 2 such that all are facing North direction. Person sitting in the row 1 faces the person sitting in row 2. A sits third to the right of B, either B or A sits at the end of the row. N sits third to the right of O. Neither N nor O faces A and B. The one who faces C sits third to the right of M. None of the immediate neighbours of B faces O. C sits third to the left of F. O does not face F. One of the immediate neighbour of F faces Q, who does not sit at the end of the row. D is not the immediate neighbour of C. G sits on the left of E but not on the immediate left. P does not face G and C. S does not face C. R and S are immediate neighbours. E does not sit at the end of the row. D does not face P.

1. Who among the following faces P?

1) D             2) A              3) F                4) G                5) None of these

2. Who among the following sits at the end of the row?

1) P, C                 2) P, D                  3) O, G

4) A, S                5) None of these

3. How many persons sit to the right of B?

1) Two                    2) More than three

3) Three                   4) One                    5) None of these

4. Who among the following faces N?

1) D               2) B              3) F              4) G                5) None of these

Explanation:

Key: 1-2, 2-4, 3-3, 4-5.

Directions (Qs. 1 - 5): Read the given information carefully answer the questions given below.

Twelve persons sitting in two rows containing six people each. D, E, F, K, L and M are sitting in row-1 and facing North. S, T, U, X, Y and Z are sitting in row-2 and facing South direction. E sits third from one of the extreme ends. S sits second to the left of the one who faces E. Only three persons sit between S and T. K sits somewhere to the right of M. More than three persons sit between X and T. F faces one of the immediate neighbours of T. Z sits second to the right of Y. The one who faces L sits third to the left of U. D faces S.

1. Who among the following faces K?

1) T               2) S                    3) X                       4) Y                 5) None of these

2. Who among the following faces the immediate neighbour of M?

1) Z                  2) K                         3) D               4) L                 5) None of these

3. Four of the following five follow a particular pattern and hence from a group, which among the following does not belong to this group?

1) T, E                      2) U, D                        3) Y, L                     4) Z, E                  5) Z, K

4. Who among the following faces the one who sit to the immediate left of Y?

1) U                     2) D                3) X                    4) Z                5) None of these

5. How many persons sit between M and D?

1) One                2) Two              3) Three              4) Five             5) Four

Explanation:

Key: 1-4, 2-1, 3-4, 4-2, 5-3.

Directions (Qs. 6 - 8): Read the given information carefully answer the questions given below.

Seven letters A, Y, E, R, S, P and L which are arranged from left to right facing North direction. There are three letters between the S and E. There is only one letter between E and A. R is to the immediate left of S. Y is to the immediate left of E. P and L are adjacent to each other. L is not adjacent to R.

6. Which among the following letters are at the extreme ends?

1) A, S               2) Y, S           3) A, P                 4) A, R               5) E, S

7. Which among the following is to the immediate right of P?

1) R               2) L         3) E              4) A             5) Y

8. Which letters are adjacent to E?

1) Y, P               2) Y, L                3) A, S               4) S, L             5) R, Y

Explanation:

Key: 6-1, 7-1, 8-2.

Posted Date : 11-12-2021

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