# Reasoning : Puzzles and Arrangements for Upcoming Exams – Set 153

Directions (1-5) : Study the information and answer the questions :
Seven friends are living in a different floor of a building having seven floors, lowermost floor is numbered as 1 and topmost floor is numbered as 7. They like different paint colors- Beige, Purple, Black, Pale, Grey, Yale, and Whistle (but not necessarily in the same order). Priyal likes Purple and lives on an even numbered floor but not more than two people live below Priyal. Varun lives on 5th floor and does not like Yale. Tanu likes Black and lives on one of the odd numbered floors above the one likes Beige. Queen likes Pale. Rashi lives just above Unnati, who likes Grey. Shivi likes Whistle and lives below Priyal.

1. Who among the following likes Beige?
Varun
Queen
Tanu
Priyal
None of these
Option A

2. Who among the following lives just below the one who likes Yale?
Unnati
Shivi
The one who likes grey
Both a and c
None of these
Option D

3. Rashi lives on which of the following floor?
1st
2nd
4th
6th
None of these
Option C

4. How many friends live between Queen and Priyal?
No one
3
2
1
More than 3
Option B

5. Who among the following lives just above Varun?
Tanu
Priyal
Queen
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option C

6. Directions (6-10) : Study the information and answer the questions :
Eight friends Xylo, Yash, Zaira, Priyal, Queen, Riya, Akansha and Banya live on eight different floors of building in such a way that the ground floor is numbered as 1 and the floor just above it is numbered as 2 and so on till top floor which is numbered as 8. Each person likes different mobiles i.e. Apple , Microsoft , Sony, Samsung , Redmi , Oppo , Mictomax and Nokia. All information is not necessarily in same order.Priyal does not live on 8th floor. The one who likes Oppo lives below from the one who likes Microsoft. The one who lives on 3rd floor likes Microsoft. There are two floors between the one who likes the Microsoft and Banya. Xylo does not live on even numbered floor and lives above Akansha, who lives on even numbered floor. There are two floors between Akansha and Yash, who likes Oppo. There are three floors between the one who likes Micromax and the one who likes Apple but the one who likes Apple lives below the one who likes Micromax. The one who likes Micromax live immediately below Xylo. Riya lives immediately above the floor on which Zaira lives. Akansha likes Samsung. The one who likes Nokia lives immediately above the floor on which Xylo lives. Priyal does not like Redmi. Yash lives either on ground floor or top floor. Queen lives above Priyal.

7. Who among the following lives on 3rd floor?
Akansha
Yash
Zaira
Xylo
Riya
Option E

8. How many persons live between the one who likes Micromax and Queen?
1
2
3
4
None of these
Option A

9. Who among the following lives on 5th floor?
Banya
Zaira
Riya
Priyal
None of these
Option D

10. Who among the following person likes Apple?
Queen
Priyal
Zaira
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option C

11. How many persons live below the floor on which Akansha lives?
3
1
2
4
5
Option A