# Sitting Arrangements Quiz Set 09

### Question 1

The digits 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8 are arranged in a line left to right. 1 is an immediate neighbor of 5 and 2. 4 is second to the left of 5. 6 is second to the right of 2. 3 is not an immediate neighbor of 6. There are two persons between 2 and 8.

Who is to the immediate left of 5?

A

2.

B

3.

C

7.

D

6.

Soln.
Ans: b

The arrangement left to right: 4-3-5-1-2-7-6-8.

### Question 2

There are six houses in a row.

1. Mr. Gill has Mr. Bhasin and Mr. Sodhi as neighbors.
2. Mr. Bhatia has Mr. Gupta and Mr. Sharma as neighbors.
3. Mr. Gupta's house is not next to Mr. Bhasin or Mr. Sodhi.
4. Mr. Sharma does not live next to Mr. Sodhi.

Who are Mr. Bhasin's next door neighbors?

A

Mr. Gill and Mr. Bhasin.

B

Mr. Gill and Mr. Sodhi.

C

Mr. Sharma and Mr. Gill.

D

Mr. Gupta and Mr. Sharma.

Soln.
Ans: c

The houses are: Gupta-Bhatia-Sharma-Bhasin-Gill-Sodhi.

### Question 3

Eight alphabets D, E, F, G, H, I, J and K are arranged in a row. G is between D and H only, I is second to the left of H. E is between F and J only. I is between J and K only.

Which of the following is definitely true?

A

G is second to the left of K.

B

D is second to the right of H.

C

F is to the immediate right of E.

D

H is to the immediate left of F.

Soln.
Ans: b

They are arranged like this:

```F-E-J-I-K-H-G-D
```

So, D is second to the right of H.

### Question 4

Six papers A, B, C, D, E and F are to be conducted on five consecutive days.

1. There are two papers between C and D and one paper between A and C.
2. There is one paper between F and E and E is to be conducted before F.
3. B is to be conducted before A, but not necessarily immediately before.
4. B is not the first paper.

Which would be the first paper?

A

A.

B

F.

C

D.

D

E.

Soln.
Ans: c

The sequence from first to last is: D-B-E-C-F-A.

### Question 5

1. Six plants, P, Q, R, S, T and U, in two rows of three each are facing north and south.
2. Q is north facing, but not next to S.
3. S and U are diagonally opposite.
4. R next to U, is south facing and T is north facing.

Which of the following statements can be dispensed with?

A

All required.

B

(i)only.

C

(iii)only.

D

(ii)only.

Soln.
Ans: a

They are planted like this:

```U---R---P
Q---T---S
```

All the information are required to answer the question.