Seating (Directions) Arrangement Puzzles High Level Set 16 - SBI IBPS SSC LIC

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Questions Answers on Seating Arrangement Puzzles

Directions (1 - 7) Study the following information carefully and answer the question given below:
  • Eight persons - H, I, J, K, L, M, N and O -  are standing in a straight line at equidistant. Some of them are facing north while others are facing south. 
  • M is standing third to the right to H. M is standing at one of the extreme ends. L is standing third to the left of H. The immediate neighbours of J face north. N is not an immediate neighbour of H. 
  • The persons standing at the extreme ends face the same direction (both are facing either North or South). The immediate neighbours of H face just opposite direction as that of M. The immediate neighbours of O face opposite direction with respect to each other. 
  • One of the immediate neighbour of L is K who is facing north. I is standing between J and M. Not more than four persons are facing north.
1. Who among the following is third to the left of N?
(1) K
(2) J
(3) H
(4) I
(5) O

2. The immediate neighbours of L are:
(1) M and N
(2) N and O
(3) K and N
(4) N and H
(5) J and H

3. How many persons are standing exactly between I and O?
(1) Three
(2) Four
(3) One
(4) Two
(5) None  

4. Who among the following is to the immediate left of H?
(1) O
(2) J
(3) I
(4) L
(5) K

5. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the above arrangement and hence form a group. Which of the following does not belong to that group?
(1) N
(2) L
(3) O
(4) J
(5) K

6. Who among the following is exactly between L and J?
(1) N
(2) O
(3) H
(4) I
(5) None

7. Who among the following is fourth to the right of J?
(1) N
(2) I
(3) H
(4) L
(5) K

Directions (8-14) Study the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow
  • Eight people namely A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting in a straight line from East to West. Some are facing North direction and some are facing South direction.
  • H sits to the third left of C and faces South. F is sitting at the one end of the extreme ends and is facing North. B and G are facing in same direction and person sitting between them is facing opposite direction. A is sitting third from left end and is facing South direction. A is sitting adjacent to E and both are facing in opposite direction. 
  • D is sitting to the immediate right of B and both are facing in same direction. C is facing in North direction. A and D are not neighbours. Neighbours of H are facing in same direction which is opposite to the direction of H is facing. E sits to the right of A.
8. Who is sitting between A and H?
(1) F
(2) E
(3) G
(4) B
(5) None of these

9. Which of the following pairs has the person facing the same direction?
(1) E, A
(2) G, H
(3) A, G
(4) H, D
(5) B, D

10. How many persons are facing in North Direction?
(1) 2
(2) 3
(3) 4
(4) 5
(5) 6

11. Who is sitting third from the eastern end of the arrangement?
(1) E
(2) G
(3) B
(4) C
(5) None of these

12. How many persons are sitting between E and B?
(1) 2
(2) 3
(3) 4
(4) 5
(5) 6

13. Which one of the following is correct?
(1) A sits between G and B
(2) D sits to the second left of H
(3) H and B are facing same direction
(4) Person sitting to the left of A faces same direction
(5) All of the above

14. Who sits 3rd to the left of A?
(1) B
(2) D
(3) H
(4) G
(5) None of these

Answers of Puzzles (High Level)

Answers (1 - 7)
1 (2) J
2 (3) K and N
3 (4) Two
4 (1) O
5 (5) K
6 (2) O
7 (4) L
Answers (8 - 14)
8 (3) G
9 (5) B, D
10 (5) 6
11 (3) B
12 (2) 3
13 (2) D sits to the second left of H
14 (1) B