Reasoning Ability Practice Puzzles – Set 86

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Reasoning Ability Practice Puzzles – Set 86
Directions (1 – 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given beside.
9 persons namely Vishal, Mohan, Priya, Seema, Lavi, Neha, Ritu, Tushar, and Umang are sitting in three different rows, viz, Row 1, Row 2 and Row 3 from top to bottom in such a way that each row has three persons. The persons sitting in these three rows like three different colors, viz, Red, Green and Violet in such a way that the persons living in each row like different colours. The persons who are sitting in Row-1 and Row-2 are sitting in such a way that their backs are facing each other while the persons who are sitting in Row-2 and in Row-3 are facing each others' faces.
Vishal is second to the left of the one who likes green color. Mohan is sitting at the extreme left end of the Row 1 and likes red color. Priya is sitting at the extreme left end of the Row 2. Two persons who like red color face each other. Seema is sitting second to the right of the one who faces towards Lavi. Lavi doesn’t sit in the Row 2. Seema likes green color. Ritu is immediate left of Tushar who doesn’t like green color. Umang is not an immediate neighbor of Lavi.
1. Who is an immediate neighbor of Neha?
a) Ritu
b) Tushar
c) Vishal
d) Umang
e) None of these
2. Who among the following person faces in south direction?
a) Ritu
b) Mohan
c) Neha
d) Umang
e) None of these
3. Who among the following likes violet color?
a) Umang
b) Neha
c) Seema
d) Lavi
e) None of these
4. Who is an immediate neighbor of that person who faces Neha?
a) Lavi
b) Vishal
c) Tushar
d) Either A or B
e) None of these
5. Who is that person, sits in front of Priya?
a) Tushar
b) Seema
c) Lavi
d) Ritu
e) Neha
Directions (6 – 10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given beside.
Nine persons P, Q, R, S, T, U, V,W and X have their birthdays on 12th, 18th and 25th of three different months i.e. February, May and September but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them has a different lucky number viz. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 and 9 but not necessarily in the same order.
Number of persons between S and one whose lucky number is 3 are five.
R’s lucky number is an odd number.
Number of persons between R the one whose lucky number is 5 are three.
The one whose lucky number is 1 has birthday on 12th of that month which is having 31 days.
P’s birthday comes immediately after X’s birthday.
S has birthday on 12th of February month.
There are only two person’s birthday between R and T.
X’s birthday neither come in February nor in September.
R has birthday on that day which is divisible by 3 and in that month which has 31days.
W’s lucky number is 4 and S’s lucky number is not 7.
Number of persons between whose lucky number is 5 and whose lucky number is 6 Is same as the one whose lucky number is 1 and the one whose is 3.
R’s birthday comes immediately after Q’s birthday.
Number of persons between X and the one whose lucky number is 7 is three.
Number of persons between R and the one whose number is 2 is more than two.
S’s birthday comes immediately before U’s birthday.
6. Which of the following group represents those persons whose birthday comes in September month?
a) XPT
b) QVT
c) VPR
d) SUT
e) TPV
7. Which of the following person has birthday between Q and one whose lucky number is 6?
a) One whose luck number is 7
b) P
c) R
d) Can’t be determined
e) None of these
8. Which of the following is true with respect to G as per the given information?
a) The one who lives immediately below G is travelling to Durgapur.
b) G lives on floor no. 7.
c) G lives immediately below E.
d) G lives on the lowermost floor.
e) None of these
9. who among the following lives on floor no. 3?
a) The one travelling to Ranchi
b) The one travelling to Bokaro
c) C
d) G
e) None of these
10. Who lives on the floor immediately above E? 
a) A
b) B
c) D
d) F
e) None of these


Solutions:
(1 – 5):

1. C)   2. D)   3. E)   4. E)   5. C)  
(6 – 10):
Month
Date
Person
Number
February
12
S
2
February
18
U
7
February
25
W
4
May
12
Q
1
May
18
R
9
May
25
X
6
September
12
P
3
September
18
T
8
September
25
V
5
6. E)   7. C)   8. A)   9. B)   10. D)