Linear Arrangement


Direction: Read the following information and answer the questions
given below:
(i) P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
(ii) R and T did not work overtime on the first day
(iii) Q worked overtime the next day after the holiday
(iv) The overtime work done on the previous day of the holiday was by R
(v) There was a two days’ gap between the days on which P and Q worked overtime.
(vi) P worked overtime the next day of the overtime day of S.

  1. When did T work overtime?
    1. On the day previous of that on which S worked overtime
    2. On the next day of the day on which Q worked overtime
    3. Two days after the day on which S worked overtime
    4. Cannot be determined
    5. None of these

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    From the given above question , we can say that
    P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
    R and T did not work overtime on the first day .

    Correct Option: B

    From the given above question , we can say that
    P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
    R and T did not work overtime on the first day .
    From above it is clear that On the next day of the day on which Q worked overtime .



  1. How many days’ gap was there between the days on which P and T worked overtime?
    1. Three
    2. Two
    3. One
    4. Cannot be determined
    5. None of these

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    According to question , we can say that
    P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
    There was a two days’ gap between the days on which P and Q worked overtime.
    P worked overtime the next day of the overtime day of S.

    Correct Option: A

    According to question , we can say that
    P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
    There was a two days’ gap between the days on which P and Q worked overtime.
    P worked overtime the next day of the overtime day of S.
    Therefore , required answer will be three days .




  1. On what day did R work overtime?
    1. Monday
    2. Tuesday
    3. Thursday
    4. Friday
    5. None of these

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    On the basis of above given question , we get
    P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
    R did not work overtime on the first day .

    Correct Option: E

    On the basis of above given question , we get
    P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
    R did not work overtime on the first day .
    From above it is clear that option E is correct answer .



  1. Which of the following is a correct statement?
    1. P worked overtime, last among them.
    2. P worked overtime earlier than S
    3. The holiday was on Friday
    4. S worked overtime earlier than Q
    5. None of these

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    From the given above question , we can say that
    P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
    R and T did not work overtime on the first day .P worked overtime the next day of the overtime day of S.

    Correct Option: D

    From the given above question , we can say that
    P, Q, R, S and T finished the work, working from Monday to Saturday, one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of the days.
    R and T did not work overtime on the first day . P worked overtime the next day of the overtime day of S.
    From given table it is clear that S worked overtime earlier than Q .




Direction: Study the following information to answer the given questions:
Twelve people are sitting in two parallel rows containing six people each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1, P, Q, R, S, T and V are seated and all of them are facing south. In row 2, A, B, C, D, E and F are seated and all of them are facing north. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row. A sits third to right of D. neither A nor D sits at extreme ends. T faces D. V does not face A and V does not sit at any of the extreme ends. V is not an immediate neighbour of T. B sits at one of the extreme ends. Only two people sit between B and E. E does not face V. two persons sit between R and Q. R is not an immediate neighbour of T. C does not face V. P is not an imediate neighbour of R.

  1. How many persons are seated between T and S?
    1. one
    2. Two
    3. Three
    4. Four
    5. None

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    On the basis of above given question , we can say that
    In row 1, P, Q, R, S, T and V are seated and all of them are facing south.
    T and S are seated from ends ,which is on 2nd positions .

    Correct Option: B

    On the basis of above given question , we can say that
    In row 1, P, Q, R, S, T and V are seated and all of them are facing south.
    T and S are seated from ends ,which is on 2nd positions .
    Hence , two persons are seated between T and S .