# Reasoning : Puzzle and Arrangements for Upcoming Exams – Set 166

1. Study the following information carefully to answer the question given below:
Ten friends are sitting in two parallel rows containing five people each in such a way that there is equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1-Priyal, Queen, Riya, Shivani and Taruna are seated and all of them are facing North and in row 2-Mani, Nitesh, Ojasvee, Udita and Varsha, are seated and are facing south. (but not necessarily in the same order). Each friend also likes a different colour, namely Beige, Black, Green, Pale, Ruby, Grey, Brown, Maroon, Persia and White (not necessarily in the same
order). Taruna sits exactly in the middle of the row and faces the one who likes Ruby. Only one person sits between Udita and the one who likes Ruby. Udita faces one of the immediate neighbours of the one who likes Grey. Only two people sit between Queen and the one who likes Grey. Queen faces the one who likes Maroon. Mani faces one of the immediate neighbours of Riya. Mani does not like Magenta. Shivani is an immediate neighbour of Riya. The one who likes Pale is not an immediate neighbour of Riya. Varsha is not an immediate neighbour of Mani but faces the one who likes Black. Ojasvee faces the one who likes Purple. The one who likes White faces north. Mani does not face the one who likes White. The one who likes Beige sits on the immediate right of the person who likes Brown. Mani does not like Beige. Varsha sits at the rightmost end of row 2. Mani is not an immediate neighbour of Udita.

Which of the following pairs represent the people sitting at the extreme ends of two
rows?

Nitesh and Riya
Udita and Shivani
Mani and Taruna
Nitesh and Priyal
Ojasvee and Riya
Option B

2. Who amongst the following likes Pale?
Mani
Nitesh
Ojasvee
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option C

3. Who amongst the following is the immediate neighbour of the one who likes White?
Queen
Varsha
The one who likes brown
The one who likes grey
None of these
Option D

4. Which of the following colour does Varsha like?
Maroon
Ruby
White
Grey
None of these
Option A

5. Who amongst the following likes Black colour?
Nitesh
Queen
Mani
Varsha
None of these
Option B

There are seven candidates i.e. Jaya, Kavya, Lavanya, Manisha, Niharika, Ojasvee and Priyanka, each having different salaries. They all belong to different cities i.e. Agartala, Barabanki, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Ellore, Faizabad, and Gandhinagar (but not necessarily in same order) also they like different colours i.e. Ruby, Grey, Blue, Violet, Pale, White, and Black (but not necessarily in same order).Kavya likes grey colour. Priyanka is from Gandhinagar but Kavya is not from Agartala. Manisha’s salary is more than only 2 people and she is from Dehradun. The one who belongs to Barabanki, earn more than Niharika but less than Ojasvee. The one who likes the ruby colour earn more money than the person who is from Dehradun. Niharika is from Ellore and likes Violet colour. Ojasvee belongs neither from Agartala nor from Faizabad but likes the white colour. The one who likes the pale colour earns the highest salary. The one who likes the violet colour is not the lowest earner among them. The one who likes grey colour does not belongs to Barabanki. Lavanya earns less money than Niharika. Lavanya earns less than the person who likes the blue colour. The one who belongs to Faizabad earns more than the one who belong to Coimbatore.

Who among the following is from Dehradun?

Manisha
Kavya
The one who likes pale color
The one who gets lowest salary
Cannot be determined
Option A

7. Who among the following like violet colour?
Lavanya
Niharika
Kavya
Ojasvee
Manisha
Option B

8. Who among the following gets highest salary?
Manisha
Niharika
Priyanka
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option C

9. Manisha likes which of the following colour?
Grey
Blue
Pale
Violet
None of these
Option B

10. Who among the following belongs to Faizabad?
Niharika
Ojasvee
Kavya
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option C