# Reasoning: Puzzles and Arrangements – Set 86

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully to answer the questions that follow:
a) P,Q,R,S,T,U,V,W are eight students.Three of them watches commando and toilet each and two of them watches fukrey.Each one of them has different height.
b)The tallest does not watches fukrey and the shortest does not watches commando.
c)U is taller than P and S but shorter than W and Q.
d) T who does not watches commando,is taller than Q and is second to the tallest.
e) V is shorter S but taller than P.
f) W, who is 4th from the top, watches toilet with S. g) V does not watches either commando or fukrey.Q does not watches fukrey.

1. Who is the tallest?
P
Q
R
S
T
Option C
Explanation:
The table is arranged in descending order from top to bottom.The tallest on top and shortest bottom.

2. Who is the shortest?
P
Q
S
T
U
Option A

3. Which of the pairs watches fukrey?
P,Q
T,S
T,R
P,T
V,W
Option D

4. Which of the pairs watches toilet?
W,S,T
P,Q,R
None of these
Cannot be determined
W,S,V
Option E

5. What is U’s position from the top when they are arranged in descending order of their height?
3rd
4th
5th
6th
7th
Option C

Directions (6-8): Study the following information carefully to answer the questions that follow:

a) Seven friends P, Q, R, S, T, U, V take exams.
b) No two friends get similar marks.
c) V always scores more than P.
d) P always scores more than Q.
e) Each time either R scores the highest and T gets the least,or alternatively S scores the highest and U or Q scores the least.

1. If V is ranked 5th, which of these must be true?
S scores the highest
R is ranked second
T is ranked third
Q is ranked fourth
None of these
Option A
Explanation:
If V is 5th,then P and Q must be ranked 6th and 7th respectively.This can only happen if S scores the highest.

2. If S is ranked 2nd,which of the following can be true?
P gets more than R
V gets more than S
P gets more than V
U gets more than V
None of these
Option D
The first three are not feasible.

3. If S is ranked 6th and Q is ranked 5th , which of these can be true?
V is ranked 1st or 4th
R is ranked 2nd or 3rd
P is ranked 2nd or 5th
U is ranked 3rd or 4th
None of these
Option D

Directions (9-10): Study the following information carefully to answer the questions that follow:

a) Six friends namely M,N,O,P,Q,R went to market to buy only one kind of watches among A1,B1,C1,G1,M1,S1 .Each of them bought certain number of watches from 1 to 6.
b) N bought 2 M1 ,which were less in number than that of A1.
c) O bought more watches than that of P.
d) The person who bought S1 bought 6 of them.
e) The number of watches that P bought is in even number.
f) Q bought C1, which were more in number than that of N. g) M bought neither G1 nor 6 watch.
h) P did not buy S1 or G1. i) R did not buy watches in odd number.

1. Who bought watch B1?
M
N
P
O
Q
Option A
Explanation:

2. How many watches did P bought?
2
3
4
5
6
Option C