Circular Arrangement Puzzles High Level Set 13 - SBI IBPS SSC LIC

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Directions (Questions 1 - 5): Study the following information and answer the following questions.
  • Eight people E, F, G, H, J, K, L and M are sitting around a circular table facing the centre. Each of them is of a different profession Chartered Accountant, Columnist, Doctor, Engineer, Financial Analyst, Lawyer, Professor and Scientist but not necessarily in the same order. 
  • F is sitting second to the left of K. The Scientist is an immediate neighbour of K. There are only three people between the Scientist and E. Only one person sits between the Engineer and E. The Columnist is to the immediate right of the Engineer. M is second to the right of K. 
  • H is the Scientist. G and J are immediate neighbours of each other. Neither G nor J is an Engineer. The Financial Analyst is to the immediate left of F. The Lawyer is second to the right of the Columnist. The Professor is an immediate neighbour of the Engineer. G is second to the right of the Chartered Accountant.
1. Who is sitting second to the right of E?
(1) The Lawyer
(2) G
(3) The Engineer
(4) F
(5) K

2. Who amongst the following is the professor?
(1) F
(2) L
(3) M
(4) K
(5) J

3. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and hence from a group. Which of the following does not belong to that group?
(1) H -  Chartered Accountant
(2) M -  Doctor
(3) J - Engineer
(4) Financial Analyst - L
(5) Lawyer - K

4. What is the position of L with respect to the Scientist?
(1) Third to the left
(2) Second to the right
(3) Second to the left
(4) Third to the right
(5) Immediate right

5. Which of the following statements is true according to the given arrangement?
(1) The lawyer is second to the left of the Doctor
(2) E is an immediate neighbour of the Financial Analyst
(3) H sits exactly between F and the Financial Analyst
(4) Only four people sit between the Columnist and F
(5) All of the given statements are true

Answers (1 - 5)
1 (2)
2 (4)
3 (3)
4 (2)
5 (1)

Directions (Questions 6 - 12): Study the following information and answer the questions given below:
  • Eight students - A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circular table but not necessarily in the same order. Three of them facing outward while five are facing towards the centre. There are equal number of males and females in the group.
  • C is facing the centre. E is sitting third to the right of C. F is sitting third to the left of E. Three persons are sitting between F and B. The immediate neighbours of B are females. G is sitting third to the right of F. D is sitting third to the right of A. A is not an immediate neighbour of E. The immediate neighbours of E are males and are facing the centre. The immediate neighbours of D are females and face outside. The one sitting third to the left of B is a male. No female is an immediate neighbour of G.
6. Who is sitting second to the right of E?
(1) C                              
(2) B
(3) G                           
(4) H
(5) None of these

7. How many students are sitting between H and C when counted from the left side of H?
(1) One                        
(2) Two
(3) Three                    
(4) Four
(5) More than four

8. Which of the following statements is true regarding H?
(1) The one who is second to the right of H is a female.
(2) H is facing the centre
(3) H is a male
(4) The immediate neighbours of H are facing outside
(5) None is true

9. What is the D's position with respect to G?
(1) Third to the left
(2) Third to the right
(3) Second to the left
(4) Second to the right
(5) None of these

For Questions (10-12): Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their seating positions in the above arrangement and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to the group?

10. (1) BE                          
(2) CG
(3) GA                          
(4) DH
(5) AF

11. (1) B                            
(2) F
(3) G                             
(4) A
(5) D

12. If all the friends are asked of sit in an alphabetical order starting from A in an anticlockwise direction, the positions of how many will remain unchanged (excluding A)?
(1) Four                      
(2) Three
(3) Two                       
(4) One
(5) None

Answers (6 - 12)
6 (3)
7 (2)
8 (1)
9 (2)
10 (2)
11 (4)
12 (4)