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Directions (1-5): Study following information to answer the given questions.
Twelve people are sitting in two parallel rows containing six people each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row– 1, P, Q, R, S, T and V are seated and all of them are facing south. In row- 2, A, B, C, D, E and F are seated and all of them are facing north. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row.
A sits third to right of D. Neither A nor D sits at extreme ends. T faces D. V does not face A and V does not sit at any of the extreme ends. V is not an immediate neighbour of T. B sits at one of the extreme ends. Only two people sit between B and E. E does not face V. Two persons sit between R and Q. R is not an immediate neighbour of T. C does not face V. P is not an immediate neighbour of R.

Q1. Who amongst the following sits diagonally opposite to P?
(a) B
(b) A
(c) C
(d) F
(e) None of these

Q2. Who amongst the following faces A?
(a) R
(b) T
(c) P
(d) Q
(e) S

Q3. How many persons are seated between T and S?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None of these

Q4. P is related to V in the same way as F is related to C. To which of the following is B related to, following the same pattern?
(a) E
(b) D
(c) C
(d) A
(e) None of these

Q5. Which of the following is true regarding F?
(a) F sits second to right of C
(b) F is not an immediate neighbour of A
(c) F sits third to left of D
(d) F sits at one of the extreme ends of the line
(e) F faces V

Solution (1-5):

S1. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S2. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S3. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S4. Ans.(a)
Sol.

S5. Ans.(e)
Sol.

Directions (6-10): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow.
A hotel is rented out for six different events in a week starting from Monday and ending on Sunday of the same week. One of these days is an off-day, i.e., the hall is not rented out for any performance. These events are dance competition, singing competition, corporate conference, seminar, drama and a college’s annual day but not necessarily in the same order.
There are three days between the corporate conference and the singing competition. Corporate conference is organized after singing competition. The college’s annual day celebration is neither scheduled for the weekend (i.e., Saturday and Sunday) nor on a day immediately prior to or immediately after the singing competition. There is one day between the college’s annual day celebration and the seminar. Dance competition is held before the singing competition. There is one day between the annual day celebration and drama. Drama is not scheduled for Sunday.

Q6. On which of the following days is drama scheduled?
(a) Tuesday
(b) Friday
(c) Thursday
(d) Wednesday
(e) Cannot be determined

Q7. How many events are scheduled before the Off day?
(a) None
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Three
(e) Four

Q8. Which of the following events was organized on the day exactly between the college’s annual day celebration and seminar?
(a) None as it is a rest day
(b) Singing competition
(c) Drama
(d) Dance competition
(e) Corporate conference

Q9. Which of the following is true with respect to the given schedule?
(a) Drama is organized on Saturday.
(b) The off-day falls exactly between the days scheduled for drama and college’s annual day celebration.
(c) Singing competition is organized on Monday.
(d) Singing competition is organized on Thursday.
(e) Only four events are organized before seminar.

Q10. Which of the following events was held on Friday?
(a) College’s annual day celebration
(b) Corporate conference
(c) Drama
(d) Dance competition
(e) None as Friday is the rest day

Solution (6-10):

S6. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S7. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S8. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S9. Ans.(b)
Sol.

S10. Ans.(a)
Sol.

Directions (11-13): These questions are based on the following information.
‘P@Q’ means ‘P is the mother of Q’
‘P\$Q’ means ‘P is the husband of Q’
‘P#Q’ means ‘P is the sister of Q’
‘P*Q’ means ‘P is the son of Q’.

Q11. If F#J*T\$R@L, then which of the following is definitely true?
(a) L is the brother of F
(b) L is the sister of F
(c) F is the brother of J
(d) L is the brother of J
(e) None of these

Q12. Which of the following indicates the relationship ‘R’ is the father of B’?
(a) R#F*B@
(b) R#F*B\$T
(c) T@B#R*F
(d) T@B#F*R
(e) None of these

Q13. M*H@D*K, represents what relation of H with D?
(a) Mother
(b) Father
(c) Father-in-law
(d) Sister
(e) None of these

Solution(11-13):

S11. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S12. Ans.(d)
Sol.

S13. Ans.(a)
Sol.

Directions (14-15): Study the following information and answer the questions given:
Sulabh walked 5m towards north from point A and reached point B . He took a right turn from point B and walked 7m and reached point C. He took another right turn from point C and walked 6m to reach point D. Sulabh took a right turn from point D and walked 3m to reach point E. From point E he took another right turn and walk 6m and reached point F

Q14. How far and in which direction is point F from point A?
(a) √41 m -east
(b) √41 m -south
(c) √41 m -north
(d) √41m -west
(e) √41 m -north-east

Q15. Point D is in which direction with respect to point to B?
(a) North
(b) South
(c) South-east
(d) South-west
(e) None of these

Solution (14-15):]

S14. Ans.(e)
Sol.

S15. Ans.(c)
Sol.