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## Magical Puzzle

Directions (Q. 1-5): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions.

Seven people – P, Q, R, S, T, U and V have a seminar but not necessarily in the same order, on seven different months (of the same year) namely January, February, March, June, August, October and December. Each of them also likes a different fruit namely Banana, Grapes, Papaya, Orange, Mango, Litchi and Apple but not necessarily in the same order. R has a seminar in a month which has less than 31 days. Only two people have a seminar between R and S. The one who likes Banana has a seminar immediately before T. Only one person has a seminar before the one who likes Papaya. Q has a seminar immediately after the one who likes Papaya. Only three people have a seminar between Q and the one who likes Mango. T likes neither mango nor Papaya. P has a seminar immediately before T. V likes Apple. The one who likes Grapes has a seminar in the month, which has less than 31 days. The one who has a seminar in March does not like Orange.

1.Which of the following represents the month in which S has a seminar?
A. January
B. Cannot be determined
C. October
D. December
E. June

2.Which of the following represents the people who have a seminar in January and June respectively?
A. V, S
B. U, S
C. Q, T
D. V, R
E. U, R

3.How many people have a seminar between the months in which V and R have a seminar?
A. None
B. Two
C. Three
D. One
E. More then three

4.As per the given arrangement, R is related to Banana and P is related to Orange following a certain pattern, which of the following is V related to following the same pattern?

A. Mango
B. Litchi
C. Apple
D. Papaya
E. Grapes

5.Which of the following fruits does U like?
A. Orange
B. Papaya
C. Mango
D. Banana
E. Grapes

Directions (Q. 6-10): Read the following information carefully and answer the questions.

Eight people S, R, N, L, M, T, O and P are sitting in a circle facing the center. All eight belong to different professions reporter, doctor, cricketer, teacher, accountant, shopkeeper, painter and supervisor. They are not necessarily seated in the mentioned order. M is sitting third to the left of O. The doctor is to the immediate right of M and M is not a reporter. R is sitting fourth to the right of P. Neither R nor P is an immediate neighbor of M. T is a teacher and is sitting third to the right of the doctor. The shopkeeper is sitting second to the left of teacher. The painter is sitting second to the left of M. S the cricketer is sitting exactly between T and P. The accountant is sitting second to the right of the cricketer. N is sitting third to the left of T.

6.What is S’s position with respect to R?
A. Third to the right
B. Second to the right
C. Third to the left
D. Second to the left
E. Fourth to the right

7.How many people are sitting between P and N when counted in an anticlockwise direction From N?

A. One
B. Two
C. Three
D. Four
E. None

8.Four of the following five pairs are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and so from a group. Which of the following does not to the group?
A. Teacherpainter
B. Supervisor Shopkeeper
C. Cricketer Reporter
D. Doctor Accountant
E. Shopkeeper – Doctor

9.Which of the following statements is false according to the above mentioned arrangement?

A. N is to the immediate right of the supervisor
B. The cricketer is third to the right of the shopkeeper
C. The doctor is sitting exactly between the supervisor and the accountant
D. L is neither a teacher nor a supervisor
E. There are only three people between S and N

10.Who amongst the following is a reporter?
A. O
B. L
C. N
D. R
E. None of these

1. D. December
2. D. V, R
3. B. Two
4. D. Papaya
5. B. Papaya
 Month Person Fruit January V Apple February U Papaya March Q Litchi June R Grapes August P Banana October T Orange December S Mango
1. A. Third to the right
2. D. Four
3. E. Shopkeeper – Doctor
4. C. The doctor is sitting exactly between the supervisor and the accountant
5. A. O