Linear Arrangement


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Twelve people are sitting in two parallel rows containing six people each such that they are equidistant from each other. In row 1 : P, Q, R, S, T and V are seated and all of them are facing South. In row 2 : 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.
S sits third to the right of Q. Either S or Q sits at an extreme end of the line. The one who faces Q sits second to the right of E. Two people sit between B and F neither B nor F sits at an extreme end of the line. The immediate neighbour of B faces the person who sits third to the left of P.R and T are immediate neighbour. C sits second to the left of A. T does not face the immediate neighbour of D.

  1. Which of the following is true regarding T?
    1. F faces T
    2. V is an immediate neighbour of T
    3. F faces the one who is second to the right of T
    4. T sits at one of the extreme ends of the line
    5. Q sits second to the right of T

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    Row 1. ? P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ? C F A E B D
    (C) is the correct answer.

    Correct Option: C

    Row 1. ? P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ? C F A E B D
    (c)is the correct answer.


  1. P is related to A in the same way as S is related to B based on the given arrangement. Which of the following is T related to, following the same pattern?
    1. C
    2. D
    3. E
    4. F
    5. Cannot be detemined

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    Row 1. ? P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ? C F A E B D
    (b)is the correct answer.

    Correct Option: B

    Row 1. ? P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ? C F A E B D
    (b)is the correct answer.



  1. How many persons are seated between V and R?
    1. One
    2. Two
    3. Three
    4. Four
    5. None of these

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    Row 1. ? P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ? C F A E B D
    (b)is the correct answer.

    Correct Option: B

    Row 1. ? P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ? C F A E B D
    (b)is the correct answer.


  1. Who amongst the following faces S?
    1. A
    2. B
    3. C
    4. D
    5. F

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    Row 1. ? P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ? C F A E B D
    A is the correct answer.

    Correct Option: A

    Row 1. ? P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ? C F A E B D
    A is the correct answer.



  1. Who amongst the the following sit at the extreme ends of the rows?
    1. S. D
    2. Q, A
    3. V, C
    4. P, D
    5. Q, F

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    Row 1. ↓ P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ↑ C F A E B D
    (d) is the correct answer.

    Correct Option: D

    Row 1. ↓ P V S T R Q
    Row 2. ↑ C F A E B D
    (d) is the correct answer.