# Reasoning: Puzzles and Arrangements for upcoming Exams – Set 114 (NIACL Mains Exam)

There are certain number of persons sitting in a row and all were facing South and have their anniversary on 9th and 26th of four different months i.e. March, April, May and June but not necessarily in the same order. Banya is in the middle of the row. Daryl is fifth to the right of Elvish. Banya has anniversary on 9th of the month which is having 31 days. Two persons sit between Girish and Ishan who is five places away from Kavya. Only three persons have birthday between Daryl and Ishan. Manya is third from one of the extreme ends but is not sitting between Daryl and Elvish. Elvish is at one of the extreme end. Only one person has anniversary before Daryl. Number of persons between Banya and Daryl is one less than the number of persons between Daryl and Nitesh. Nitesh sits to the immediate left of Manya. Elvish and Girish are having anniversary in the same month having 30 days but not in April. Three people sit between Ishan and Banya who is immediate right of Kavya. Kavya has anniversary after Manya. Number of persons between Ishan and Banya are same as number of persons between Banya and Daryl. Elvish’s anniversary was held before Girish.

1. How many persons are sitting in row?
15
16
18
19
17
Option D

2. How many persons have anniversary between Banya and Kavya?
1
2
3
4
None of these
Option C

3. How many persons sit between Ishan and Elvish?
10
12
15
18
20
Option B

4. Who among the following is the eldest if all the persons were born in same year?
Nitesh
Manya
Kavya
Banya
None of these
Option D

5. Who among the following are immediate neighbors?
Girish and Ishan
Banya and Daryl
Nitesh and Ishan
Girish and Banya
None of these
Option D

6. Directions (6-10): Study the following information to answer the given questions:

Priyal, Queen, Rashi, Shivani, Taruna, Unnati, Varsha and Weom live on eight different floors of a building but not necessarily in the same order. The ground floor is numbered one and the floor above it is numbered two and so on. The top most floor is numbered eight. Each of them likes a different magazine viz Reader Digest , Forbes India , Vogue , Outlook , Frontline , India Today , Femina and Filmfare but not necessarily in the same order.Priyal lives immediately above Unnati, who lives on an odd numbered floor. The one who likes Frontline does not live on first floor. The one who likes Forbes india lives on an even numbered floor but not on floor number 8. Only two persons live between Unnati and the one who likes Forbes India. Only one person lives between Unnati and the one who likes Frontline. Neither Taruna nor Rashi lives on first floor. Only one person lives between Rashi and Shivani, who likes Vogue. Only two persons live between Taruna and Priyal. Queen lives on an even numbered floor and immediately above Rashi. The one who likes Outlook lives on an even numbered floor and live immediately above the person who likes Filmfare. Rashi does not like Frontline or Filmfare. Only two persons live between Weom and the one who likes Reader Digest. Queen lives on floor number four. The one who likes India Today does not live on odd numbered floor. Weom does not like Femina.

7. Who among the following lives on floor 5?
Unnati
Taruna
Weom
Priyal
Cannot be determined
Option B

8. Which of the following magazines does Priyal like?
Vogue
Outlook
Forbes India
India Today
Femina
Option B

9. Who among the following likes India Today?
Priyal
Weom
Taruna
Unnati
None of these
Option B

10. Who among the following lives between Priyal and Weom?
Unnati
Rashi
Shivani
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option A

11. Which of the following is true as per the arrangement?