# 10 Commonly repeated arrangement puzzles

These are 10 Commonly repeated arrangement puzzles

Directions 1 : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

M, V, K, D, T, J and R are seven friends studying in different classes— IIIrd, IVth, Vth, Vlth, Vllth, VIIIth and IXth standards. Each of them has different favourite colours—yellow, blue, red, white, black, green and violet. J likes red and studies in class Vth. R likes violet and studies in Class Illrd. M studies in Class VIIIth and does not like green and yellow. K likes white and does not study in Vllth and in IVth. D studies in Vlth and likes black. T does not study in IVth. V does not like green.

Questions:
1. In which standard does ‘V study?
1) IVth
2) IXth
3) VIIIth
5) None of these
2. What is M’s favourite colour?
1) Red
2) Yellow
3) Green
4) Blue
5) None of these
3. In which standard does K study?
1) IIIrd
2) Vth
3) IVth
4) VIIth
5) None of these
4. What is V’s favourite colour?
1) Green
2) Red
3) Yellow
5) None of these
5. In which standard does T study?
1) IVth
2) VIIth
3) VIIIth
4) IXth
5) None of these

Directions 3 : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven Professors A, B, C, D, E, F and G are engaged in evaluation of answer papers in three different subjects English, Mathematics and History. At least two persons evaluate the papers in each subject. Each of the evaluators stay in different buildings P, Q, R, S, T, V and W not necessarily in the same order. A evaluates English papers only with E and stays in building R. D stays in building W and does not evaluate Maths papers. The one who stays in building V evaluates History papers. B and C do not evaluate the papers in the same subject. Those who evaluate English papers do not stay in building Q. F stays in building P but does not evaluate History papers. G evaluates same papers as F. C stays in building T.
Questions:
1. Who stays in building V?
1) E
2) F
3) G
4) B
5) None of these
2. Which of the following combinations of subject, person and buildings is definitely correct?
1) Maths F-Q
2) Maths G-Q
3) History D-T
4) History E-S
5) None of these
3. Which of the following groups of persons evaluate the Mathematics paper?
1) CF
2) EFG
3) CFG
4) FG
5) None of these
4. Papers in which subject are evaluated by D?
1) History
2) Maths
3) English
4) English or Mathematics
5) History or Mathematics
5. E stays in which building?
1) P
2) Q
3) T
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these

Directions 4 : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Seven executives A, B, C, D, E, F and G from a company have to visit seven different places Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Delhi, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bangalore and Jaipur to market their newly launched product. The order of persons and cities may not be necessarily the same. Each one flies by a different airline Spicejet, Kingfisher, Sahara, Jet, Air Deccan, Indian Airlines, Air India, not necessary in the same order. C goes to Kolkata but not by Sahara or Jet Airlines. D flies by Air India to Bangalore. The one who goes to Jaipur does not travel by Air Deccan or Sahara. E travels by Air Deccan. A does not go to Ahmedabad. F travels to Hyderabad by Spice jet. B goes to Chennai by Kingfisher. E does not go to Ahmedabad. G does not go to Jaipur.
Questions:
1. Who travels by Sahara Airlines?
1) A
2) C
3) G
4) Cannot be determined
5) None of these
2. Who goes to Jaipur?
1) A
2) E
3) G
4) D
5) None of these
3. The one who travels by Air Deccan, visits which place?
2) Delhi
3) Chennai
4) Bangalore
5) None of these

Directions 5 : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
Moon TV had decided to celebrate sports programmes week by telecasting programmes on Badminton, Cricket, Football, Hockey, Tennis and Volleyball (not necessarily in the same order) in a week starting from Wednesday.
(i) Sixth day of the programme was holiday.
(ii) Tennis was telecast immediately after Hockey and Football was telecast on fifth day of the programme.
(iii) Badminton was telecast on third day after Saturday and Hockey programme was telecast on fourth day before the holiday.
(iv) Volleyball was not telecast on first day.
Questions:
1. On which of the following days Volleyball programme was telecast?
1) Second day
2) Seventh day
3) Fourth day
5) None of these
2. Which of the following days would be holiday?
1) Sunday
2) Monday
3) Saturday
4) Tuesday
5) None of these
3. Which of the following pairs of programmes were respectively telecast before and after the holiday?
1) Badminton and Football
2) Badminton and Tennis
3) Football and Volleyball
4) Football and Badminton
5) None of these
4. Which of the following programmes was telecast on Wednesday?
1) Cricket
2) Tennis
3) Hockey
5) None of these
5. Which of the following days and programme combinations are definitely false?
1) Wednesday-Cricket
3) Thursday-Hockey
4) Friday-Tennis
5) Sunday-Volleyball

Directions 6 : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
(i) There is a group of five persons M, N, O, P and Q of a family. They are businessman, farmer, lawyer, doctor and teacher.
(ii) N is an unmarried teacher, who is M’s daughter.
(iii) Q is a lawyer, who is O’s brother.
(iv) O in this family is the only husband of a married couple.
(v) M is a farmer, who is father of two sons and an unmarried daughter.
(vi) M’s daughter-in-law is a doctor.

Questions:
1. Who is doctor in this family?
1) N
2) P
3) O
4) Q
5) M
2. Who is businessman in this family?
1) M
2) N
3) O
4) P
5) Q
3. Which of the following is a group of women in this family?
1) M, N and Q
2) N and O
3) P and Q
4) N and P
5) None of these
4. Which of the following is a married couple?
1) M and P
2) M and N
3) N and P
4) O and P
5) P and Q
5. Which of the following is a group of males?
1) M, N and O
2) M, Q and P
3) M, O and Q
4) M, P and Q
5) N and P

Directions 7 : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
(i) A marketing-executive plans to visit each of six companies J, K, L, M,
N and O exactly once during the course of one day.
(ii) He must visit J before K and N.
(iii) He must visit K before M.
(iv) The third company he visits must be L.
Questions:
1. If the marketing-executive visits O first, which company must he visit second?
1) J
2) K
3) L
4) M
5) N
2. Which of the following could be the order in which the marketing-executive visits the six companies?
1) J, O, L, K, N, M
2) M, K, L, N, O, J
3) J, N, K, M, L, O
4) L, O, J, N, M, K
5) L, N, J, K, M, O

Directions 8 : Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
a, b, c, d, e, f and g are sitting around a circle facing at the centre. d is third to the left of a who is second to the left of f. e is not a neighbour of either f or d. c is third to left of b.

Questions:
1. What is e’s position with respect to f?
1) Third to the right
2) Fourth to the left
3) Second to the left