Ch.8 :- Sitting Arrangement :- Exercise 1


✦Directions for Q. No. 1 to 3 : These questions are based on the information given below: Four ladies A, B, C and D and four gentlemen E, F, G and Hare sitting in a circle round a table facing each other.

(i) No two ladies or two gentlemen are sitting side by side.
(ii) C, who is sitting between G and E, is facing D.
(iii) F is between D and A and is facing G.
(iv) H is to the right of B.

1. Who is sitting to the left of A?
(a) E     (b) F     (c) G    (d) H     (e) None of these

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2. E is facing whom?
(a) F     (b) B     (c) G    (d) H     (e) None of these

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3. Who are immediate neighbours of B ?
(a) G and H
(b) E and F
(c) E and H
(d) F and H
(e) None of these

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✦ Directions for Q. No.4 to 5: These questions are based on the information given below:A group of seven singers, facing the audience, are standing in a line on the stage as follows :

(i) D is to the right of C
(ii) F is standing beside G
(iii) B is to the left of F
(iv) E is to the left of A
(v) C and B have one person between them
(vi) A and D have one person between them

4. Who is on the extreme right?
(a) D     (b) F     (c) G    (d) E     (e) None of these

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5. If we start counting from the left, on which number is C?
(a) 1st     (b) 2nd     (c) 3rd     (d) 5th     (e) None of these

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✦ Directions for Q. No. 6 to 8 : These questions are based on the information given below: Six girls are sitting in a circle. Sonia is sitting opposite to Radhika. Poonam is”sitting right of Radhika but left of Deepti.Monika is sitting left of Radhika. Kamini is sitting right of Sonia and left of Monika. Now Deepti and Kamini, Moni and Radhika mutually exchange their positions.

6. Who will be opposite to Sonia?
(a) Radhika
(b) Monika
(c) Kamini
(d) Sonia
(e) None of these

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7. Who will be sitting left of Kamini ?
(a) Poonam
(b) Deepti
(c) Radhika
(d) Sonia
(e) None of these

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8. Who will be sitting left of Deepti ?
(a) Sonia
(b) Monika
(c) Radhika
(d) Poonam
(e) Can’t be determined

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✦Directions for Q. No. 9 to 11 : Read the follow in information carefully and then answer the questions the follow:Six girls A, B, K, D, E and P are standing in a row. B is between D and P. A does not stand next to either P or D. K does n stand next to D. E stands between A and K.

9. P stands between
(a) Band K
(b) E and A
(c) D and B
(d) A and K
(e) Can’t be determined

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10. Who occupy the extreme ends of the row?
(a) D and E
(b) D and A
(c) A and P
(d) Band E
(e) None of these

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11. K stands between
(a) P and B
(b) P and D
(c) P and E
(d) E and A
(e) None of these

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✦Directions for Q. No. 12 to 15 : Read the following information carefully and then answer the questions that follow:
Six persons are sitting in a circle.A is facing B. B is to the right of E and left of C. C is to the left of D. F is to the right of A Now D exchanges his seat with F, and E with B.

12. Who will be sitting to the left of D?
(a) B     (b) D     (c) E    (d) A     (e) None of these

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13. Who will be sitting to the left of C ?
(a) E     (b) F     (c) A    (d) B     (e) Can’t be determined

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14. Who will be sitting opposite of A?
(a) E     (b) F     (c) D    (d) B     (e) None of these

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15. Who will be sitting opposite to C ?
(a)C     (b)D     (c)B    (d) A     (e) Cannot be determined

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✦ Directions for Q. No. 16 to 19 : These questions are
based on the information given below:
six persons P, Q, R, S, T and U are sitting in a circle facing one
another front to front. P is sitting in front of Q. Q is sitting to
the right of T and left of R P is to the left of U and right of S.

16. Who is sitting opposite to R ?
(a)P     (b)Q     (c)S    (d)T    (e)U

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17. Who is sitting opposite to S ?
(a) U     (b) T     (c) R     (d) Cannot be determined

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18. Who is sitting between P and R ?
(a) S     (b) T     (c) U     (d) Q     (e) None

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19. If the positions of P and R are changed, who will be sitting between Sand U ?
(a) P     (b) R     (c) Q     (d)T     (e) Cannot be determined

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✦ Directions for Q. No. 20 to 22 : These questions are based on the information given below:
five persons are standing in a queue. One of the two persons at the be extreme ends is a Professor and the other is a Businessman. An Advocate is standing to the right of a Student. A Author is co the left of the Businessman. The Student is between the Professor and the Advocate.

20. Counting from the left, the Author is at which place?
(a) First
(b) Second
(c) Third
(d) Fourth
(e) None of these

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21. Which of the following is in the middle of the queue?
(a) Professor
(b) Advocate
(c) Student
(d) Businessman
(e) Author

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22. If Advocate and the Businessman exchange their positions, and also the Author and the Student, then who will be standing to the left of Student?
(a) Author
(b) Businessman
(c) Professor
(d) Advocate
(e) Student

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✦ Directions for Q. No. 23 to 25 : Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow: A, B, C, D, E, F and G are playing cards sitting in a circle.
(i) F is 2nd to the right of G
(ii) B is the neighbour of F but not of E
(iii) E, the neighbour of C, is 4th to the right of G
(iv) D is between E and A

23. Who is fourth to the left of G ?
(a) D     (b) E    (c) C    (d) Cannot be determined     (e)Non of these

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24. Who is to the left of G ?
(a) A     (b) C     (C) B     (d)Non of these    (e) Cannot be determined

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25. Who are the neighbours of F?
(a) E and C
(b) F and B
(c) A and B(d) C and B
(e) None of these

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✦Directions for Q. No. 26 to 27 : Read the information given below and then answer the questions that follow: Eight friends A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting in a circle facing the center. B is sitting between G and D. H is third to the left of B and second to the right of A. C is sitting between A and G and Band E are not sitting opposite to each other.

26. Who is third to the left of D ?
(a) F     (b) E     (c) A     (d) Cannot be determined     (e) None of these

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27. Which of the following statements is not correct?
(a) D and A are sitting opposite to each other.
(b) C is third to the right of D.
(c) E is sitting between F and D.
(d) A is sitting between C and F.
(e) E and C are sitting opposite to each other.

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✦ Directions for Q. No. 28 to 30 : Study the following information to answer the given questions:
(i) Eight friends A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are seated in a circle facing the center.
(ii) D is between Band G and F is between A and H.
(iii) E is second to the right of A.

28. Which of the following is A’s position?
(a) Left of F
(b) Right of F
(c) Between E and F
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

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29. Which of the following informations are not required to ascertain the position of C ?
(a) (i)
(b) Either (ii) or (iii)
(c) (iii)
(d) (iv)
(e) All are required

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30. Which of the following is C’s position?
(a) Between E and F
(b) Between G and E
(c) Second to the left of B
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

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✦ Directions for Q. No. 31 to 35 :Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow:
(i) Six flats on a floor in two rows facing north and south are allotted to P, Q, R, S, T and U.
(ii) Q gets a north facing flat and is not next to S.
(iii) Sand U get diagonally opposite flats.
(iv) R next to U, gets a south facing flat and T gets a north
facing flat.

31. Whose flat is between Q and S ?
(a) T     (b) U     (c) R     (d) P     (e) Data inadequate

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32. The flats of which of the other pair than SU, is diagonally opposite to each other?
(a) PT     (b) QP     (c) QR      (d) TS     (e) None of these

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33. If the flats of T and P are interchanged, whose flat will be next to that of U ?
(a) Q     (b) T     (c) P    (d) R     (e) None of these

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34. Which of the combination get south facing flats?
(a) URP     (b) UPT     (c) QTS     (d) Data inadequate t      (e) None of these

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35. To arrive at the answers to the above questions, which of the following statements can be dispensed with?
(a) None     (b) (i) only     (c) (ii) only     (d) (iii) only     (e) None of these

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