# Reasoning : Puzzle and Arrangements for Upcoming Exams – Set 210

Read the information and answer the questions:

Eight friends Akansha, Banya, Caryl, Dinesh, Manish, Nitin, Oman and Priyanka live on different floors of an eight storey building, ground floor is numbered 1 and top most floor is numbered 8. Dinesh lives on even numbered floor above the floor numbered 5. There are only two persons live between the floor on which Oman and Priyanka live. Akansha lives immediate above the floor on which Nitin lives. Oman lives on an even numbered floor below the floor on which Dinesh lives. Caryl lives on floor numbered 4. There are only three persons lives between Nitin and Manish who lives on odd numbered floor above the floor on which Caryl lives.

1. Who among the following lives on 5th floor?
Banya
Manish
Nitin
Either a or b
None of these
Option B

2. Who among the following lives immediate below Banya’s floor?
Nitin
Oman
Akansha
Caryl
None of these
Option B

3. Which of the following statement is true about Priyanka?
Priyanka lives on an odd numbered floor
More than two persons live below Priyanka
Only two persons lives between Banya and Priyanka
Manish lives immediate above Priyanka
All are true
Option A

4. Four of the following are alike in a certain way so form a group, which among the following does not belong to that group?
Banya
Nitin
Akansha
Manish
Priyanka
Option C

5. Akansha lives on which of the following floor?
2nd
1st
3rd
4th
5th
Option A

6. Study the following information to answer the given questions:

Eight cartons Az, Bz, Cz, Dz, Ez, Fz, Gz and Hz are placed one above each other. More than two boxes are placed below Az. Two boxes are placed between Az and Dz. Only one box is placed between Dz and Ez. Two boxes is between Cz and Hz and Cz is above Hz. More than two boxes is between Gz and Fz. Box Bz is immediate above box Cz. Box Az placed above box Dz.

7. Which of the following box is immediate below Fz?
Az
Bz
Dz
Hz
Cannot be determined
Option E

8. Which of the following box is placed just below box Az?
Ez
Hz
Bz
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option A

9. Which of the following box is immediate above Dz?
Az
Hz
Cz
Either b or c
None of these
Option B

10. How many boxes are placed between Cz and Dz?
3
1
2
4
5
Option A

11. Which of the following box is placed at the top?
Gz
Fz
Az
Either a or b
None of these
Option D

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