Linear Arrangement


Direction: Read the following information carefully and answer the questions which follow.
A, B, C, D, E and F live on different floors in the same building having six floors numbered one to six (the ground floor is numbered one, the floor above it is numbered two, and so on, and the topmost floor is numbered 6). A lives on an even-numbered floor. There are two floors between the floors on which D and F live. F lives on a floor above D’s floor. D does not live on the floor numbered two. B does not live on an odd-numbered floor. C does not live on any of the floors below F’s floor. E does not live on a floor immediately above or immediately below the floor on which B lives.

  1. Who among the following live on the floors exactly between D and F?
    1. E, B
    2. C, B
    3. E, C
    4. A, E
    5. B, A

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    From the information given in the question, we can have the following table:
    A, B, C, D, E and F live on different floors in the same building having six floors numbered one to six .
    D lives on first floor and F on fourth.

    Correct Option: D

    From the information given in the question, we can have the following table:
    A, B, C, D, E and F live on different floors in the same building having six floors numbered one to six .
    D lives on first floor and F on fourth. Hence, A and E, living on second and third floor respectively, is the required answer.



  1. On which of the following floors does B live?
    1. Sixth
    2. Fourth
    3. Second
    4. Fifth
    5. Cannot be determined

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    From the information given in the question, we can have the following table:
    A, B, C, D, E and F live on different floors in the same building having six floors numbered one to six .

    Correct Option: A

    From the information given in the question, we can have the following table:
    A, B, C, D, E and F live on different floors in the same building having six floors numbered one to six .From given figure we can see that B lives on the sixth floor .




Direction: Read the information given below and answer the questions that follow the information.
A parking lot can accommodate only six cars. The six cars are parked in two rows in such a way that the front of the three cars parked in one row is facing the other three cars in the other row.
i. Alto is not parked in the beginning of any row.
ii. Esteem is second to the right of i10.
iii. Punto which is the neighbor of Alto is parked diagonally opposite to i10.
iv. Swift is parked in front of Alto

  1. If Alto changes position with i10 and Punto changes position with SX4 and Swift shifts one position to the right to accommodate Beatle then the car(s) parked adjacent to Beatle is (are)?
    1. Punto only
    2. i10
    3. Punto and Alto
    4. Alto and Swift

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    From given information original arrangement is as following
    A parking lot can accommodate only six cars.
    Alto is not parked in the beginning of any row.

    Correct Option: D

    From given information original arrangement is as following
    A parking lot can accommodate only six cars.
    Alto is not parked in the beginning of any row.
    Hence , Alto and Swift will be adjacent to Beatle.



  1. In the original parking scheme four new cars enter the parking lot such that Wagon-R is second to the right, of i10 and Zen is second to the left of SX4. Jazz is parked second to the left of Wagon-R and Beat is parked to the right of Alto then the cars that moved out are?
    1. Esteem and Swift
    2. Punto and Alto
    3. i10 and Alto
    4. Punto and SX4

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    Under the given conditions, the arrangement of cars will be as follows:
    A parking lot can accommodate only six cars. The six cars are parked in two rows in such a way that the front of the three cars parked in one row is facing the other three cars in the other row.

    Correct Option: D

    Under the given conditions, the arrangement of cars will be as follows:
    A parking lot can accommodate only six cars. The six cars are parked in two rows in such a way that the front of the three cars parked in one row is facing the other three cars in the other row.
    Thus , The cars that are moved out are Sx4, Punto, i10 and Esteem.




  1. If SX4 and Esteem exchange their positions mutually then car(s) adjacent to Esteem is (are)?
    1. i10 and Swift
    2. Only Swift
    3. Only Alto
    4. Alto & Punto

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    From given information original arrangement is as following
    A parking lot can accommodate only six cars. The six cars are parked in two rows in such a way that the front of the three cars parked in one row is facing the other three cars in the other row.

    Correct Option: C

    From given information original arrangement is as following
    A parking lot can accommodate only six cars. The six cars are parked in two rows in such a way that the front of the three cars parked in one row is facing the other three cars in the other row.
    If SX4 and Esteem exchange their positions, then Alto will be adjacent to Esteem.