# Reasoning: Puzzles and Arrangements – Set 87

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully to answer the questions that follow:

There are 8 students -R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y sitting around circular table.5 of them are facing center while 3 of them are facing away from the center. Also 5 are hard workers and 3 are smart workers. All the smart workers sit opposite to people who are facing away from the center. R and S sit opposite to each other. S is facing away from the center.W and T sits together.U is third to left of V. V is facing away from the center. U and V do not sit next to S. X is to the immediate right of R. T is not sitting next to V. T is a smart worker.

1. Which among the following is facing away from the center?
W
U
X
cannot be determined
None of these
Option C
Explanation:

2. Who among the following is smart worker?
X
U
V
W
T
Option E

3. Who is sitting next to X ( on X’s right side) ?
U
Y
Cannot be determined
None of these
R
Option E

4. Who sits exactly between S and U from the right of S in clockwise direction?
R
Y
S
T
U
Option B

5. Who is sitting immediate right of V?
W
R
X
U
Y
Option A

Directions (6-10): Study the following information carefully to answer the questions that follow:

There are five persons V, J, D, R and M and they were born in different months among-January, February, March, April, May. All of them work in different companies amongst INFOSYS, COMLAB, SYNTEL, SONY, HCL. Each of them also has different salaries amongst 1k , 2k , 3k ,4k and 5k.Other information is as follows:
a) R was born in January. His salary is not 4k.
b) J does not work in SONY and he was born in March.His salary is 1k.
c) The person who works in INFOSYS was born in April.
d) V was not born in May and he works in HCL. His salary is 3k.
e) M’s salary is either 2k or 5k.
f) The person who works in SYNTEL was born in May but he is not D.

1. Who works in SONY?
R
V
J
D
Cannot be determined
Option A
Explanation:

2. Who was born in March ?
V
J
D
R
M
Option B

3. Who works in Infosys?
V
J
D
R
M
Option C

4. Whose salary is 2k?
V
J
D
R
Cannot be determined
Option E

5. Who works in Comlab and salary is 4k?
V,J
J,D
D,R
R,M
None of these
Option B