# puzzles-1

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

Fifteen members B, C, D, E, H, J, M, N, P, Q, S, U, W, X and Y all are living in three different flats of five floor building but not necessarily in the same order. The second flat is west to the first flat and third flat is east to the first flat. M is living immediately above the one who is living immediately above H, who is living immediate west of X. Two floors are living between X and D, who is living immediately east of C. Only one person sitting between C and E, who is living immediately east of P. No one living between P and S, who is living immediately below J. W, who is living immediately west of U. Two persons are living between U and M, who is living west of Y, who is living immediately below D. X is living immediately above Q, who is living immediately east of U, who is living immediately below H, who is living immediately east of B.

1. N is living in which floor and flat?

A) 2nd flat 3rd floor     B) 3rd flat 2nd floor   C) 3rd flat 3rd floor     D) 2nd flat 2nd floor    E) 3rd flat 4th floor

2. How many members are living between Y and X in the same flat?

A) One    B) Two    C) Three    D) Four     E) None

3. Who is living immediately below U?

A) H     B) Q     C) W    D) X    E) None

4. Who is living on 3rd flat 4th floor?

A) M     B) Y     C) X     D) S     E) H

5. Who is living on same floor?

A) S, C, Y     B) B, E, N     C) P, M, N    D) J, C, Y    E) W, U, Q

Explanation:

Key: 1-C; 2-A; 3-E; 4-B; 5-E.

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

Ten persons A, E, G, I, J, K, P, R, S and V were born either 3rd or 18th day of the months i.e. February, April, May, November and December of 2017 but not necessarily in the same order. No two persons born on the same date of the same month. Two persons were born between S and J. E was born in odd numbered date. I and A were born in the same month but not in December. G was born in the month which has even number of days but not in even number date. V is born immediate to P, who born before K. Four persons were born between P and A, who born after I. The number of persons born before G is same as the number of persons born after J.

6. Who among the following pair was born in April?

A) AG     B) PJ      C) EK     D) RG       E) VP

7. K was born in which of the following month and date?

A) May – 18      B) December – 18      C) February – 3      D) November – 18     E) December – 3

8. Which of the following statement is TRUE?

A) Three persons were born between J and R.     B) S was born in April C) All are true

D) G was not born in odd numbered date.    E) P was born in one of the months before A.

9. How many persons were born between E and G?

A) Four    B) Three     C) Five      D) Two     E) One

10. Who among the following person born in 3rd November?

A) V     B) E     C) I     D) G      E) P

Explanation:

Key: 6-D; 7-B; 8-A; 9-C; 10-E.

Directions (Qs. 11 - 15): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions.

Eight persons P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W are born different years viz., 1958, 1965, 1982, 1987, 1995, 1998, 2004 and 2010, but not necessarily in the same order. Their age is considered as on the same month and day of 2020 as their date of births. The age difference between U and Q is 15 years. Only three persons born between U and R. P was born on of the even numbered year before U. The age difference between T and W is one year more than the present age of Q. S is elder to V. Q is younger than U. W is older than Q but younger than U.

11. Who amongst the following person born in the year 1965?

A) R       B) P      C) S     D) W      E) Q

12. How many persons born between W and the one whose age is 62 years?

A) Three     B) Two     C) None     D) Four    E) More than four

13. The sum of the present ages of P and V?

A) 40     B) 54    C) 58       D) 71     E) 43

14. The number of persons born before W is the same as the number of persons born after...

A) P       B) R      C) S     D) Q      E) V

15. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way hence form a group which one doesn’t follow the group?

A) R      B) P     C) V      D) W       E) S

Explanation:

Key: 11-C; 12-D; 13-B; 14-A; 15-E.

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

Nine persons – P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W and X live in three different floors from one to three. Ground floor is numbered as one and top floor is numbered as three. There are three Flats on each floor Flat-1, Flat-2, Flat-3 from West to East respectively. Such that Flat-1 of floor-2 is immediately above Flat -1 of floor-1 and immediately below Flat -1 of floor-3 and so on.

Note: If X lives West of R means both are living in the same floor only. X lives east of P. One floor is between V and S, who lives above V but both are not living in the same Flat. U lives in South- East of S. R lives South of X. T lives in South of W but not to immediate floor. U does not live in W’s flat. W lives in an odd numbered flat and an odd numbered floor. Q lives North of U.

16. Who amongst the following person lives in 2nd floor of Flat-2?

A) P      B) U     C) V     D) X     E) R

17. Who lives East of W?

A) U    B) S      C) Q      D) V     E) Both 2 and 3

18. P lives in which of the following floor and Flat?

A) 3rd floor – 2nd flat     B) 1st floor – 2nd flat       C) 1st flat – 2nd floor     D) 3rd flat – 1st floor      E) 2nd flat – 2nd floor

19. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which one doesn’t belong to that group?

A) V – W     B) R – P     C) T – Q     D) U – W       E) U – S

20. Which of the following statement is TRUE?

A) Q lives in North-East of T.      B) S and X are lived in same flat.     C) W lives West of S.      D) U lives in second floor.      E) All are true

Explanation:

Key: 16-D; 17-E; 18-C; 19-C; 20-E.

Directions (Qs. 21 - 25): Study the following information carefully and answer the given question.

Seven friends- namely, P, Q, R, S, T, U and V visit seven different countries namely, Japan, Germany, China, India, Nepal, Australia and Malaysia, not necessarily in the same order, starting from Monday to Sunday (of the same week). R visits on Thursday. Only two people visit between R and the one who visits Germany. Only four people visit between the one who visits Germany and V. The one who visits Malaysia visits immediately before V. Only two people visit between the one who visits Malaysia and P. S visits on one of the days after the one who visits Malaysia. U visits immediately after the one who visits Japan. U does not visit Malaysia. Only three people visit between the one who visits Japan and the one who visits Nepal. The one who visits Australia visits immediately before the one who visits China. Q does not visit on Monday.

21. As per the given arrangement P is related to the one who visits Japan in a certain way and V is related to the one who visits Nepal in the same way, to which of the following is R related to in the same way?

A) The one who visits Malaysia.   B) The one who visits India.   C) The one who visits China.

D) The one who visits Germany      .E) The one who visits Australia.

22. Which of the following is TRUE about T?

A) T visits immediately before P.       B) T visits China.     C) Only three people visit between T and R.    D) T visits on Friday.    E) All the given options are true.

23. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and thus form a group as per the given arrangement. Which of the following does not belong to that group?

A) U - Friday     B) T - Tuesday      C) Q - Thursday     D) S - Saturday     E) V - Sunday

24. On which of the following day does U visit a country?

A) Wednesday    B) Friday     C) Sunday     D) Saturday     E) Tuesday

25. Who amongst the following v sits India?

A) P    B) R    C) Q     D) T     E) S

Explanation:

Key: 21-C; 22-A; 23-A; 24-A; 25-E.

Posted Date : 04-08-2023

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