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Directions (1 – 5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven friends - Aaron, Bruce lee, Clarke, Dipesh, Edward, Faisal and Ganesh – joined different hobby classes viz, Vocal music, Sports & Fitness, Playschool, Dance, Instrumental music, Martial Art and Adventure activities but not necessarily in the same order. On the seven different days of the same week from Monday to Sunday.
Dipesh did not join Martial Art. Only two friends joined between Ganesh and Clarke. Only two friends joined classes after Dipesh. Edward did not join the Playschool. Only two friends joined classes between Dipesh and the one who joined Playschool. Only three friends joined classes between the persons who joined Playschool and Dance. The one who likes Adventure Activities joined on Thursday. Only one friend joined between Ganesh and the person who joined Instrument music. Bruce lee joined Sports & Fitness. Aaron Joined classes immediately before the one who joined Adventure Activities.
1. Who among the following join the classes of Adventure Activities?
A) Aaron
B) Dipesh
C) Clarke
D) Bruce lee
E) None of these
2. How many people between Ganesh and Dipesh?
A) None
B) Three
C) Two
D) Four
E) None of these
3. On which day Clarke join the classes?
A) Monday
B) Tuesday
C) Saturday
D) Thursday
E) None of these
4. Which of the following combination is true?
A) Tuesday - Faisal - Instrument Music
B) Monday - Clarke - Martial Art
C) Friday - Dipesh - Vocal Music
D) Sunday - Bruce lee - Dance classes
E) None of these
5. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the give arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
A) Dipesh - Saturday
B) Edward - Sunday
C) Faisal - Wednesday
D) Ganesh - Monday
E) Aaron - Thursday
Direction (6 – 10): Study the following information to answer the questions.
Twelve friends are sitting in a restaurant two parallel rows containing 6 people each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row-1 Pratik, Queen, Rani, Satish, Teddy, and Ujjwal are seated and all of them are facing south. In row-2 Amit, Bani, Chinmoy, David, Erik and Farooq are seated and all facing north. Therefore in the given seating arrangement each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row.
Satish sits third to right of Queen, either Satish or Queen sits an extreme end of line. The one who faces Queen sits second to right of Erik. Two people sit between Bani and Farooq. Neither Bani nor Farooq sits at an extreme end of the line. The immediate neighbour of Bani faces the person who sits third to left of Pratik. Rani and Teddy are immediate neighbours of the each other. Chinmoy sits second to the left of Amit. Teddy does not face the immediate neighbour of David.
6. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement & so form a group which is the one that does not being not being to that group?
A) Amit - Teddy
B) Bani - Teddy
C) Farooq -Pratik
D) Chinmoy - Ujjwal
E) Erik - Queen
7. Who among the following people sits extreme end?
A) Amit
B) Rani
C) Ujjwal
D) Chinmoy
E) None of these
8. Which of the following statement is false?
A) Amit faces Satish
B) David sits at extreme end
C) Satish and Teddy sit at the middle of the row
D) David sits second to the left of Amit
E) None of these
9. Who sits opposite to the Rani?
A) Erik
B) Bani
C) David
D) Farooq
E) None of these
10. Which of the following statement is true about Ujjwal?
A) He sits opposite to the Farooq
B) Ujjwal sits fourth to the right of Queen
C) Only two people sit between Ujjwal and Pratik
D) Only (A) and (B)
E) None of these
Solutions:
(1 – 5):
Day
Name
Hobby Classes
Monday
Ganesh
Martial Art
Tuesday
Faisal
Playschool
Wednesday
Aaron
Instrumental Music
Thursday
Clarke
Adventures Activities
Friday
Dipesh
Vocal Music
Saturday
Edward
Dance
Sunday
Bruce Lee
Sport and Fitness
1. C)   2. B)   3. D)   4. C)   5. D)  
(6 – 10):
Facing South
Pratik
Ujjawal
Satish
Teddy
Rani
Queen
Facing North
Chinmoy
Farooq
Amit
Erik
Bani
David
6. E)   7. D)   8. D)   9. B)   10. D)