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Study the following information to answer the given questions:
P, Q, R, S, T, V and W are sitting in a straight line facing north. Each one of them lives on a different floor in the same building which is numbered from one to seven.
Q sits fourth to the left of the person living on the 6th floor.
Either Q or the person living on the 6th floor sits at the extreme ends of the line.
Only one person sits between Q and W. W lives on the 3rd floor.
The person living on 1st floor sits third to the right of S.
S is not an immediate neighbour of W.
Only one person lives between T and the person who lives on the 2nd floor.
P and R are immediate neighbours of each other. P does not live on the 6th floor.
One who lives on 5th floor sits third to the right of the one who lives on the 7th floor.

Question 1: Who amongst the following lives on the 4th floor?
(a) P
(b) Q
(c) R
(d) S
(e) V

Question 2: On which of the following floors does T live?
(a) 1st
(b) 2nd
(c) 5th
(d) 6th
(e) 7th

Question 3: How many floors are there between the floors on which V and P live?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None

Question 4: Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a) W
(b) T
(c) S
(d) P
(e) Q

Question 5: Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a) T – 2nd floor
(b) R – 7th floor
(c) V – 3rd floor
(d) S – 5th floor
(e) Q – 6th floor

Question 6: Which of the following is true with respect to the given arrangement?
(a) The one who lives on the 5th floor is an immediate neighbour of S
(b) V lives on the 1st floor
(c) T sits second to the left of the person who lives on 2nd floor
(d) R and V are immediate neighbours of each other
(e) The one who lives on the 4th floor sits at one of the extreme ends of the line

Question 7: If all the persons are made to live in alphabetical order from the bottom-most floor to the top-most floor
(i .e.) P lives on the 1st floor, Q lives on the 2nd floor and finally W lives on the 7th floor) who would still live on the same floor as the original arrangement?
(a) R
(b) V
(c) W
(d) T
(e) S

### Answers and Explanations: Click the down arrow to expand

Answer 1: S lives on the fourth floor. Correct option is (d)

Answer 2: T lives on 1st floor. Correct option is (a).

Answer 3: The required number of floors between floor V and P are 3. Correct option is (c)

Answer 4: Because all other alphabets live on odd numbered floors Thus, the correct option is (c).

Answer 5: Because the trend is adding one to the current living floor, the correct option is (e).

Answer 6: S lives on the 4th floor sits at one of the extreme ends of the line. Correct option is (e).

Answer 7: S would still remain the 4th floor. Correct option is (e).