# Reasoning Test for NIACL AO Prelims Exam Set – 1

Directions (1-5): Study the following information and answer the questions:

Eight persons Girish, Hari, Ishan, Jai, Kamna, Lavini, Mani, Nitya lives on eight different floors from bottom to top such as ground floor is numbered as 1 and top floor is numbered as 8. Ishan lives on an even number floor. Only three persons live between Ishan and Jai. Only one person lives between Nitya and Kamna and both live on an odd number floor and both of them live above Ishan. Two persons live between Girish and Hari, who live on even number floor. Girish does not live on ground floor. Both Mani and Lavini lives below Girish. Mani does not live on ground floor. Nitya lives above Hari.

1. Who among the following lives on top floor?
Mani
Jai
Hari
Girish
None of these
Option B

2. Hari lives on which among the following floor?
2nd
6th
3rd
8th
None of these
Option B

3. How many persons live between Nitya and Girish?
1
2
3
4
None of these
Option C

4. Who among the following lives on ground floor?
Nitya
Mani
Ishan
Lavini
Cannot be determined
Option D

5. Which of the following is true according to the arrangement?
Lavini-3rd
Jai-4th
Ishan-5th
Mani-2nd
All are true
Option D

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

Eight-person Hari, Ishan ,Jai, Kamna, Lavini, Mani, Nitya and Oman are sitting around a circular table at equal distances between each other, but not necessarily in the same order. Some of the people are facing the center while some others are facing outward.Hari sits third to the right of Ishan. Nitya sits second to the right of Kamna. Oman sits second to the left of Nitya. Oman is an immediate neighbor of both Jai and Lavini. Mani sits second to the left of Lavini. Hari sits second to the left of Jai. Kamna faces the center. Oman faces the same direction as Lavini. Ishan sits third to the right of Hari. Jai sits second to the right of Lavini. Mani faces the same direction as Oman.

7. Who sits exactly between Nitya and Oman, when counted from the left of Nitya?
Hari
Jai
Lavini
Mani
Cannot be determined
Option B

8. How many people in the given arrangement face the centre?
More than 3
1
2
3
Cannot be determined
Option D

9. Who sits second to the right of Ishan?
Kamna
Oman
Lavini
Cannot be determined
None of these
Option A

10. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given seating arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does that belong to that group?
Nitya
Jai
Oman
Hari
Lavini
Option B

11. What is Hari’s position with respect to Oman?
Third to right
Fourth to right
Immediate left
Immediate right
None of these
Option A