Reasoning Ability High Level Puzzles (Set – 74)

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Reasoning Ability High Level Puzzles (Set – 74)
Directions (1 – 5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given beside:
Eight members of Verma family namely - Shrestha, Prem, Anjum, Rohit, Rohini, Anuj, Vipin and Mohini while playing a game at picnic sit in a circular manner in such a way that four of them face the centre, while the rest face outside. Some additional pieces of information are as follows:
  • Rohit, who is not Shrestha’s maternal uncle, sits exactly opposite Vipin.
  • Shrestha’s mother is third to the left of Shrestha’s father.
  • Anuj sits exactly opposite Rohini.
  • Shrestha sits exactly between Anjum and her maternal uncle who is facing the centre.
  • The person to the immediate right of the mother of Shrestha's spouse faces outside.
  • Rohit is not one of those who are facing the centre.
  • Anjum is not an immediate neighbour of Rohini who is Shrestha’s sister and who is also second to the right of Shrestha, who is looking outside of the circle.
  • Shrestha’s sister-in-law is third to the left of Shrestha’s mother-in-law, who is facing the centre.
  • Shrestha’s husband sits exactly between Prem and his father-in-law who is sitting to the immediate right of Rohit.
  • Mohini is not the mother-in-law of Shrestha.
1. How is Anjum related to Rohit?
a) Wife
b) Daughter
c) Mother
d) Sister
e) Niece
2. Counting from Vipin and going clockwise, how many people are sitting between prem and Vipin?
a) Two
b) Three
c) Four
d) None
e) None of these
3. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
a) Prem
b) Rohit
c) Anju
d) Shrestha
e) Mohini
4. Who among the following is sitting between Mohini and Rohit?
a) Anjum
b) Prem
c) Shrestha
d) Vipin
e) None of these
5. Who among the following is sitting between Shrestha's father and Rohit's mother?
a) Anjum
b) Mohini
c) Rohit
d) Vipin
e) None of these
Directions (6 – 10): Study the information and answer the given questions:
Eight persons A, B, C, D E, F, G and H sit on the line and all of them face north direction but not necessarily in same order. All of them are of different ages viz. 16, 19, 21, 37, 49, 51, 53 and 59 years staying in a colony but not necessarily in same order. 
A sits third to right of one who’s age is 37 years. There is only one person sits between the one who’s age is 37 and 59 years. H sits fourth to right of one who’s age is 59 years. There is only one person sits between H and one who’s age is 53 years. B sits second to right of G. Neither B nor G is an immediate neighbour of A or H. C sits second to right of D. D sits second to left of one who’s age is 51 years. More than four persons sit between D and F. The one who’s age is 16 years sits immediate left of one who’s age is 19 years. A age is neither 16 nor 19 years. The one who’s age is 21 years does not sit any of the extreme end of the line.
6. E’s age is
a) 37
b) 16
c) 21
d) 19
e) 53
7. How many persons sit between D and E?
a) two
b) One
c) three
d) four
e) None of these
8. F’s age is
a) 37
b) 16
c) 21
d) 19
e) 53
9. Who among following sits immediate left of the person one who’s age is 37 years?
a) A
b) F
c) D
d) B
e) C
10. Who among following sits third to right of C?
a) H
b) A
c) F
d) G
e) E
Directions (11 – 15): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions below:
Eight people- Maryana, Taja, Dolly, Finola, Olivia, Amelia, Grace and Victoria are live in ten different floors of a building(but not necessarily in the same order). Two of the floors in the building are vacant. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered one, the one above that is numbered two, and so on till the topmost floor is numbered ten. Each one of them also likes different varieties of ice cream, namely Alpine, Almond, Butter pecan, Caramel, Cashew, Vanilla, Chocolate and Brownie (but not necessarily in the same order).
The number of people living below Amelia is same as the number of people living between Amelia and Victoria. Amelia lives an odd numbered floor above the floor numbered four. The topmost floor is vacant. Only one floor lies between Taja and the one who likes Caramel. Only three floors between Finola and the one who likes Cashew. The number of floors between the one who likes Chocolate and the one who likes Caramel is two. The one who likes Vanilla lives immediately above Grace. Only three floors between Grace and Maryana. The one who likes Brownie lives immediately above the one who likes Alpine. Dolly lives one of the odd numbered floor above the one who likes Cashew. The number of floors between Amelia and the one who likes Almond is only one. Only one person lives between the one who likes Brownie and the vacant floor. Only two people live between Dolly and vacant floor. The number of floors between two vacant floors are five. The one who likes Brownie and Almond not live in the floor numbered 8 and 7 respectively. The one who likes Caramel lives immediately below the floor in which Dolly lives.
11. Number of persons live between one who likes Vanilla and one who likes Almond?
a) None
b) One
c) Two
d) Three
e) More than three
12. Who among the following are immediately below the vacant floors?
a) Taja and Dolly
b) Olivia and Victoria
c) Maryana and Finola
d) Dolly and Victoria
e) Olivia and Grace
13. Who is exactly between Amelia and one who likes Almond ice-cream?
a) Maryana
b) Taja
c) it is a vacant floor
d) Either Dolly or Finola
e) Either Victoria or Dolly
14. Which of the following combination is correct?
a) 7-Taja-Butter pecan
b) 2-Maryana- Almond
c) 3-Finola-Alpine
d) 5-Amelia-Caramel
e) 6- Grace-Caramel
15. If Finola is related to Almond and Olivia related to Cashew and in the same way Grace is related to?
a) One who lives in 6th floor
b) The flavour which is liked by Grace
c) One who lives 7th floor
d) The flavour which is liked by Taja
e) One who lives exactly between 6th and 4th floor
Solutions:
(1 – 5):

1. D)   2. A)   3. A)   4. B)   5. C)  
(6 – 10):
D (49)
G (59)
C (51)
B (37)
E (16)
H (19)
A (21)
F (53)
Note: All are facing North
6. B)   7. C)   8. E)   9. E)   10. A)  
(11 – 15):
Ice Cream
Floor
Person

10

Chocolate
9
Victoria
Butter peca
8
Taja
Vanila
7
Dolly
Caramel
6
Grace
Cashew
5
Amelia
4
Almond
3
olivia
Browine
2
Maryana
Alphe
1
Finola
11. D)   12. B)   13. C)   14. E)   15. D)