Directions for questions 1 to 3: Read the following passage and solve the questions based on it.

Taking note of the day-long heavy queue in front of the Tarangabad Transport Department office everyday for obtaining transport permits, the City Administration comes out with a ‘Single Office-Five Windows’ system for facilitating the process. For simplicity, the windows are named as W1, W2, W3, W4 and W5 respectively. Office hours are from 8:00 AM to 5:30 PM, barring Friday, when the office closes by 2.30 PM. To streamline the rush and reduce pressure on the employees, the working hour of the aforesaid windows are defined in the following manner:
⦁ W1 is open between 9.30 AM and 2.30 PM on Sunday and Tuesday, between 8.00 AM and 11.30 AM on Monday and Wednesday and between 3.00 PM and 5.00 PM on Thursday.
⦁ W2 is open between 8.30 AM and 11.30 AM on Tuesday and Wednesday, between 8.00 AM and 10.00 AM on Thursday, and between 12.30 PM and 2.30 PM on Sunday and Friday.
⦁ W3 is open between 10.00 AM and 12.30 PM on Tuesday and Friday, between 10.00 AM and 12.00 Noon on Thursday and between 3.30 PM to 5.30 PM on Sunday and Wednesday.
⦁ W4 is open between 11.30 AM and 3.00 PM on Monday, between 12.30 PM and 3.00 PM on Wednesday and Thursday, between 8 AM and 10 AM on Friday and Sunday and between 3.30 PM to 5.30 PM on Tuesday.
⦁ W5 is open between 2.00 PM and 4.00 PM on Sunday, 3.30 PM and 5.30 PM on Monday and
Thursday, between 8 AM and 10 AM on Tuesday and between 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM on Wednesday.

Question 1 :  All windows of the transport permit office are closed for 1 hour during the office hours on which of the following days?
A. Tuesday
B. Sunday
C. Monday
D. Wednesday

Question 2 :  On which of the following days, maximum number of windows is simultaneously on at 9.45 AM?
A. Sunday
B. Tuesday
C. Wednesday
D. Thursday

Question 3 :  On which of the following days, not more than one window is on simultaneously at any given time during office hours?
A. Sunday
B. Tuesday
C. Thursday
D. Friday

Answers and Explanations

Answers: For questions 1 to 3: The given information is tabulated below:

Answer 1 : (A)

All windows are closed for one hour between 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM only on Tuesday.

Answer 2 : (B)

The maximum is on Tuesday.

Answer 3 : (D)

Only on Friday not more than one window is open simultaneously at any given time.

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