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Q1.
Directions : Read the following information and answer the questions given below:
i)  An institute was planning to organize 8 lectures A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H (not necessarily in the same order) for 3 subjects X, Y and Z on 3 successive days.
ii)   Subject ‘X’ was to be covered first in 3 lectures  followed by ‘Z’ and then subject ‘Y’ in 2                        lectures.
iii)   Lectures A, C and D have to be on separate days.
iv)   Lectures B and F have to be kept on separate days but lecture B can not be clubbed with A or G or D.
v)   Lectures G and H should come on one day.

Which of the following lectures were for subject’ Y’?

1) D,F 2) G,H
3) B,C 4) Data Inadequate
5)None of these
Answer : Data Inadequate
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Q2.
Directions : Read the following information and answer the questions given below:
i)  An institute was planning to organize 8 lectures A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H (not necessarily in the same order) for 3 subjects X, Y and Z on 3 successive days.
ii)   Subject ‘X’ was to be covered first in 3 lectures  followed by ‘Z’ and then subject ‘Y’ in 2                        lectures.
iii)   Lectures A, C and D have to be on separate days.
iv)   Lectures B and F have to be kept on separate days but lecture B can not be clubbed with A or G or D.
v)   Lectures G and H should come on one day.

Which combination of lectures was arranged on the second day of the series ?
1) C,G,H 2) B,D,E
3) C,A,G 4) Data Inadequate
5)None of these
Answer : Data Inadequate
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Q3.
Directions : Read the following information and answer the questions given below:
i) An institute was planning to organize 8 lectures A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H (not necessarily in the same order) for 3 subjects X, Y and Z on 3 successive days.
ii)  Subject ‘X’ was to be covered first in 3 lectures  followed by ‘Z’ and then subject ‘Y’ in 2                        lectures.
iii)  Lectures A, C and D have to be on separate days.
iv)  Lectures B and F have to be kept on separate days but lecture B can not be clubbed with A or G or D.
v)  Lectures G and H should come on one day.

Which of the following pairs of lectures can go along with lecture ‘A’ on subject ‘X’ ?
1) B,C 2) G,H
3) D,E 4) Data inadequate
5)None of these
Answer : G,H
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Q4.
Directions : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven family members, viz – A, B, C, D, E, F and G are sitting around a circular table facing the centre, but not necessarily in the same order. Among them four are males and three are females. Grandfather is the immediate neighbor of his son and his grandson E, who is sitting on the immediate left of his wife. The wife of A is third to the left of her father–in–law. C is the father–in–law of F. D is brother of A. B is the daughter of A is sitting fourth to the right of A. A is son of C. B is not a neighbor of any male.

Which of the following pairs sit between D and G ?
1) A, B 2) B, E
3) C, A 4) F, E
5)B, F
Answer : B, F
Explanation :
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Q5.
Directions : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven family members, viz – A, B, C, D, E, F and G are sitting around a circular table facing the centre, but not necessarily in the same order. Among them four are males and three are females. Grandfather is the immediate neighbor of his son and his grandson E, who is sitting on the immediate left of his wife. The wife of A is third to the left of her father–in–law. C is the father–in–law of F. D is brother of A. B is the daughter of A is sitting fourth to the right of A. A is son of C. B is not a neighbor of any male.

Which of the following statements (s) is/are true with respect to 'G' ?
1) G sits to the left of E and is a male 2) G is wife of E
3) G is daughter of A 4) G is brother of A and B
5)G is sister of D
Answer : G is wife of E
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Q6.
Directions : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven family members, viz – A, B, C, D, E, F and G are sitting around a circular table facing the centre, but not necessarily in the same order. Among them four are males and three are females. Grandfather is the immediate neighbor of his son and his grandson E, who is sitting on the immediate left of his wife. The wife of A is third to the left of her father–in–law. C is the father–in–law of F. D is brother of A. B is the daughter of A is sitting fourth to the right of A. A is son of C. B is not a neighbor of any male.

Which of the following sits second to the right of D ?
1) A 2) B
3) C 4) E
5)A
Answer : C
Explanation :
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Q7.
Directions : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven family members, viz – A, B, C, D, E, F and G are sitting around a circular table facing the centre, but not necessarily in the same order. Among them four are males and three are females. Grandfather is the immediate neighbor of his son and his grandson E, who is sitting on the immediate left of his wife. The wife of A is third to the left of her father–in–law. C is the father–in–law of F. D is brother of A. B is the daughter of A is sitting fourth to the right of A. A is son of C. B is not a neighbor of any male.

Who is the grand father of E ?
1) A 2) B
3) C 4) Can't be determined
5)None of these
Answer : C
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Q8.
Directions : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven family members, viz – A, B, C, D, E, F and G are sitting around a circular table facing the centre, but not necessarily in the same order. Among them four are males and three are females. Grandfather is the immediate neighbor of his son and his grandson E, who is sitting on the immediate left of his wife. The wife of A is third to the left of her father–in–law. C is the father–in–law of F. D is brother of A. B is the daughter of A is sitting fourth to the right of A. A is son of C. B is not a neighbor of any male.

Which of the following group represent females according to the given arrangement ?

1) A, D, F 2) G, B, F
3) G, B, E 4) C, E, F
5)Can't be determined
Answer : G, B, F
Explanation :
Hence, females group is  G,B and F
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Q9.
Directions : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Seven boys A, D, Y, U, P, Q and J live in three different buildings – Alpha, Bita and Gama.
Each of them is flying kites of different colours i.e. red, green, blue white, black, yellow and pink, not necessarily in that order. Not more than three or less than two stay in any of the buildings. Q is flying a pink and does not live in Gama building. U does not live in the same building as A or P and is flying a yellow coloured kite. D lives in Gama building with only one more person and is flying a green kite.
None in the Bita building flies a white kite. P does not fly a blue kite.

What coloured kite is J flying ?
1) Blue 2) White
3) Black 4) Data inadequate
5)None of these
Answer : White
Explanation :
Boy    Building     Kite

A       Bita             Blue
D       Gama         Green
Y       Bita             Black
U      Gama          Yellow
P      Bita              Red
Q      Alpha          Pink
J       Alpha          White
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Q10.
Directions : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Seven boys A, D, Y, U, P, Q and J live in three different buildings – Alpha, Bita and Gama.
Each of them is flying kites of different colours i.e. red, green, blue white, black, yellow and pink, not necessarily in that order. Not more than three or less than two stay in any of the buildings. Q is flying a pink and does not live in Gama building. U does not live in the same building as A or P and is flying a yellow coloured kite. D lives in Gama building with only one more person and is flying a green kite.
None in the Bita building flies a white kite. P does not fly a blue kite.

Who stay in Bita building ?
1) Y, J, P 2) A, P
3) A, P, D 4) Y, U, J
5)None of these
Answer : None of these
Explanation :
Boy    Building     Kite

A       Bita             Blue
D       Gama         Green
Y       Bita             Black
U      Gama          Yellow
P      Bita              Red
Q      Alpha          Pink
J       Alpha          White
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