PREPARATORY QUESTIONS

ONE ROW/LINE ARRANGEMENT

PREPARATORY SET-48 (HARD)

Direction (Qs.1 to 5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.

Eight persons P, Q, R, S, T, U, V and W are sitting in a straight row while some of them are facing north and some of them are facing south. They all are like different colours namely Violet, Indigo, Blue, Green, Yellow, Orange, Red and Black but not necessary in the same order. Not more than two persons facing the same direction sitting together.

The one who likes Indigo sits fourth to the left of V, who sits third from the either ends of the row. V and the one who likes Indigo are facing opposite directions. The one who likes Yellow sits second to the right of Q, who is an immediate neighbour of V. The immediate neighbours of V face the same direction. The one who likes Black sits third to the right of S, who sits one of the extreme ends of the row. Two persons are sitting between the one who likes Black and the one who likes Green, who does not sit at the extreme ends of the row. S does not like Green. As many persons sitting to the right of T is same as the persons sitting to the left of R. R neither likes Green nor likes Black. As many persons sitting between P and the one who likes Orange is same as between W and the one who likes Orange. Immediate neighbours of W faces the opposite directions. The persons sitting at the extreme ends of the row facing opposite direction to each other. The one who likes Blue and the one who likes Violet faces the same direction but not facing south. P does not like Violet. W faces the same direction as the one who likes Orange.

Question No : 1

U likes which of the following colours?

(1) Black

(2) Violet

(3) Green

(4) Orange

(5) Yellow

Question No : 2

How many persons are sitting between Q and the one who likes Red?

(1) Three

(2) Two

(3) One

(4) None

(5) More than three

Question No : 3

If V is related to Blue and W is related to Indigo in a certain way. Then, S is related to which of the following?

(1) Green

(2) Orange

(3) Violet

(4) Yellow

(5) Black

Question No : 4

Which of the following statements is true?

(1) Only one person sits between S and the one likes Black

(2) Q faces the same direction as the one who likes Indigo

(3) T likes Orange

(4) P sits to the immediate right of T

(5) None is true

Question No : 5

Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which one of the following that does not belong to the group?

(1) The one who likes Green

(2) The one who likes Indigo

(3) The one who likes Orange

(4) The one who likes Violet

(5) The one who likes Blue