**Directions (1-5): Study the following information and answer the given questions.**

Eight persons live on different floors of an eight-storey building such that the bottommost floor is numbered as 1, floor just above it is number as 2 and so on. Only one person lives on one floor. Their names are consecutive alphabets in alphabetical order starting from the bottommost floor. Each of them likes different sports- Cricket, Hockey, Football, Tennis, Kabaddi, Chess, Boxing and Archery but not necessarily in the same order.

Three persons live between the person who likes Hockey and S who likes Tennis. Neither R nor N likes Cricket. The person who likes Kabaddi lives immediately above the person who likes Boxing. The person who likes Cricket lives on an odd number floor. S who lives on an even numbered floor lives immediately below the person who likes Chess. Neither R nor V likes Kabaddi. The number of persons live above the person who likes Archery is the same as the number of persons live below the person who likes Cricket.

**Q1. Who among the following lives on the bottommost floor?**

(a) The one who likes Football

(b) The one who likes Chess

(c) The one who likes Boxing

(d) The one who likes Archery

(e) The one who likes Cricket

**Q2. How many persons live between R and the one who likes Hockey?**

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) More than three

(e) None of these

**Q3. Who among the following person likes Cricket?**

(a) W

(b) U

(c) T

(d) Y

(e) V

**Q4. T likes _______ and lives immediately below the person who likes _______.**

(a) Hockey, Boxing

(b) Tennis, Kabaddi

(c) Chess, Archery

(d) Football, Hockey

(e) Cricket, Tennis

**Q5. Four from the following are similar in a certain way and forms a group. Find out the one which does not belong to that group.**

(a) R – Tennis

(b) S – Chess

(c) U – Cricket

(d) W – Hockey

(e) X – Kabaddi

**Directions (6-10): Study the information carefully answers the questions given below.**

! means either hour hand or minute hand is at 1

@ means either hour hand or minute hand is at 5

# means either hour hand or minute hand is at 8

$ means either hour hand or minute hand is at 10

% means either hour hand or minute hand is at 12

& means either hour hand or minute hand is at 4

**Note:** if two symbols are given then by default first symbol is consider as an hour hand and second one is considered as minute hand.

**Q6. If a train leaves at !@,and reaches its destination in 4hours,then at what time does it reaches its destination?**

(a) @@

(b) @!

(c) $$

(d)#$

(e) none of these

**Q7. It takes 4hrs 05 min for Vanya to reach her home from office. But she got late by 15mins and reached home at #&. At what time did she leave her office?**

(a) %%

(b) $%

(c) #@

(d) &%

(e) none of these

**Q8. Kriti booked a cab to attend a conference and the cab charged Rs.6/km. If she boarded the cab at !@ and reached conference at &#. What amount of money did she pay for the cab (in Rs.)?**

(a) 250

(b) 450

(c) 216

(d) 1000

(e) Can’t be determined

**Q9. Arun usually wake up at #%, and reaches his office at $! but today he woke up late by 10 mins and also got stuck in traffic for 5mins. At what time will he reach his office today?**

(a) $&

(b) $%

(c) #%

(d) @@

(e) None of these

**Q10. If a bus starts from Greater Noida at @# and reaches Delhi at #&, what is the speed of the bus (in km/h) if the distance between the two stops is 56km?**

(a) 12

(b) 16

(c) 15

(d) 21

(e) None of these

**Solutions**

**Solutions (6-10):**

**S6. Ans. (a)**

**Sol.** the train leaves at !@ i.e. 1:25,reaches after 4 hours then the train reaches at 5:25 i.e. @@

**S7. Ans. (d) **

**Sol.** #& i.e. 8:20. Usually she arrives 15min before, means at 8:05 or #!. It takes her 4 hrs. 5 min to reach home from office, therefore she left office at &% i.e. 4:00.

**S8. Ans. (e)**

**Sol.** To calculate the charge paid, distance is required which will be calculated by time and speed. But here only time is known but speed is not given.

**S9. Ans. (a)**

**Sol.** Arun usually reaches office at $! or 10:05 but today got delayed by 15 min. Therefore, he reaches office at 10:20 i.e. $&

**S10. Ans. (d)**

**Sol.** Bus starts at @# i.e. 5:40 and reaches delhi at #& i.e. 8:20, so the total time taken is 2hrs. 40 min or 8/3 hrs. Therefore the speed of the bus is 56km /(8/3 hr.)= 21km/ hrs.