## Linear Arrangement

#### Linear Arrangement

Direction: Study the following information to answer the given questions:
(i) Six plays are to be organized from Monday to Sunday – one play each day with one day when there is no play. ‘No play’ day is not Monday or Sunday.
(ii) The plays are held in sets of 3 plays each in such a way that 3 plays are held without any break, i.e. 3 plays are held in such a way that there is no ‘No play’ day between them but immediately before this set or immediately after this set it is ‘No play’ day.
(iii) Play Z was held on 26th and play X was held on 31st of the same month.
(iv) Play B was not held immediately after play A (but was held after A, not necessarily immediately) and play M was held immediately before Q.
(v) All the six plays were held in the same month.

1. Which date was a ‘No play’ day?

1. According to above given question , we can say that
The plays are held in sets of 3 plays each in such a way that 3 plays are held without any break, i.e. 3 plays are held in such a way that there is no ‘No play’ day between them but immediately before this set or immediately after this set it is ‘No play’ day.

##### Correct Option: B

According to above given question , we can say that
The plays are held in sets of 3 plays each in such a way that 3 plays are held without any break, i.e. 3 plays are held in such a way that there is no ‘No play’ day between them but immediately before this set or immediately after this set it is ‘No play’ day.
From given table we can see that ‘No play’ was date on 28th , which is on Thursday .

Direction: Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
Among five friends, each got a different % of marks in the examination. Poonam scored more than Ben but less than Ajay. Ajay scored 70% marks. Shreya scored less marks than only Kim. The one who scored the minimum marks scored 65% marks and the one who scored the highest, scored 87% marks.

1. Who is the most likely to have scored 82% marks?

1. From the given above question , we can say that
When arranged according to marks Kim (87%) > Shreya > Ajay (70%) > Poonam > Ben (65%)

##### Correct Option: C

From the given above question , we can say that
When arranged according to marks Kim (87%) > Shreya > Ajay (70%) > Poonam > Ben (65%)
From above we can see that Shreya is the most likely to have scored 82% marks .

1. Who scored the second lowest marks?

1. As per the given above question , we can see that
When arranged according to marks Kim (87%) > Shreya > Ajay (70%) > Poonam > Ben (65%)

##### Correct Option: E

As per the given above question , we can see that
When arranged according to marks Kim (87%) > Shreya > Ajay (70%) > Poonam > Ben (65%)
From above it is clear that Poonam is scored the second lowest marks .

1. A, P, R, X, S and Z are sitting in a row. S and Z are in the centre and A and P are at the ends. R is sitting on the left of A. then who is sitting on the right of P?

1. According to question , we can see that
A, P, R, X, S and Z are sitting in a row.
S and Z are in the centre .
and A and P are at the ends. R is sitting on the left of A.

##### Correct Option: C

According to question , we can see that
A, P, R, X, S and Z are sitting in a row.
S and Z are in the centre
and A and P are at the ends. R is sitting on the left of A.
Hence , X is sitting on the right of P .

1. Five friends A, B ,C, D and E are standing in a row facing south but not necessarily in the same order. Only B is between A and E, C is immediate right to E and D is immediate left to A. on the basis of above information, which of the following statements is definitely true?

1. As per the given above question , we can say that
Five friends A,B,C, D and E are standing in a row facing south but not necessarily in the same order. Only B is between A and E. It means that the position of B may be 2nd or 3rd .
C is immediate right to E .
and D is immediate left to A. It means that the position of D may be left end .

##### Correct Option: B

As per the given above question , we can say that
Five friends A,B,C, D and E are standing in a row facing south but not necessarily in the same order. Only B is between A and E. It means that the position of B may be 2nd or 3rd.
C is immediate right to E.
and D is immediate left to A. It means that the position of D may be left end.
As all are facing south.......................... so the arrangement will be as below figure.
From above statements and below figure, it is clear that D is third to the left of E .