Direction: Seven people A, B, C, D, E, F and G are sitting in a circle. Five of them are facing the centre while two of them are facing opposite to the centre. C sits third to the left of D and both are facing the centre. E is neither an immediate neighbour of D nor of C. The one sitting exactly between D and F is facing opposite to the centre. G sits third to the right of A and G is facing the centre. One of B’s neighbour is facing opposite to the centre.

Question 1: Which of the following pairs represents persons, facing opposite to the centre?
(a) A and F
(b) E and F
(c) A and E
(d) Cannot be determined
(e) None of these

Question 2: Who is sitting second to the left of A?
(a) C
(b) G
(c) E
(d) B
(e) None of these

Question 3: Who is sitting to the immediate left of E?
(a) C
(b) G
(c) B
(d) A
(e) None of these

Question 4: What is the position of F with respect to B?
(a) Fourth to the left
(b) Second to the right
(c) Third to the right
(d) Second to the left
(e) None of these

Question 5: If all the persons are asked to sit in a clockwise direction in an alphabetical order starting from A, the position of how many will remain unchanged, excluding A?
(a) Three
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) None
(e) Four

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Common Solution: From the given information, we can make the following diagram.

Bank PO , SSC, CDS, Logical Reasoning Set - 4

Answer 1: (c) A and E are the pair facing opposite to the centre. Correct option is (c)

Answer 2: (d) B sits second to the left of A. Correct option is (d)

Answer 3: (b) G is sitting to the immediate left of E. Correct option is (b)

Answer 4: (e) F is third to the left of B. Correct option is (e).

Answer 5: (c) When everyone sits in the clockwise direction, in an alphabetical order starting from A, then the order will be

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The positions of C and E remain unchanged except A. Correct option is (c).


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