Elitmus Logical Reasoning Questions from Previous Papers 1

Set 1

Find Solutions at the end of every section

Direction for the question: Read the following information carefully and answer the questions which follow:

A, B, C, D, E and F live on different floors in the same building having six floors numbered one to six (the ground floor is numbered 1, the floor above it, number 2 and so on and the topmost floor is numbered 6).

A lives on an even numbered floor. There are two floors between the floors on which D and F live. F lives on a floor above D’s floor. D does not live on floor number 2. B does not live on an odd numbered floor. C does not live on any of the floors below F’s floor. E does not live on a floor immediately above or immediately below the floor on which B lives.

Question 1: Who amongst the following live on the floors exactly between D and F?
(a) E, B
(b) C, B
(c) E, C
(d) A, E
(e) B, A

Question 2: On which of the following floors does B live?
(a) 6th
(b) 4th
(c) 2nd
(d) 5th
(e) Cannot be determined

Question 3: Who lives on an even numbered floor?
(a) C
(b) F
(c) E
(d) A
(e) A and F

From above information we can make a table as shown below: Sitting Arrangement -Logical Reasoning Level 2-Set 11- 1

Answer 1: (d) From the table we can see that E and A are the people. Correct option is (d)
Answer 2: (a) B lives on 6th floor. Correct option is (a).
Answer 3: (e) As we can see from the table that A and F live on even numbered floors.

Set 2

Find Solutions at the end of every section

Direction for the questions : Study the following information to answer the given questions:
A, B, C, X, Y, Z are seated in a straight line facing North. C is third to the right of Z and B sits second to the right of C. X sits to the immediate right of A.
Question 1: Which of the following represents the pairs of persons sitting exactly in the middle of the line?
(a) XB
(b) ZB
(c) BX
(d) XC
(e) XY

Question 2: What is X’s position with respect to Z?
(a) Immediate right of Z
(b) Second to the left
(c) Third to the right
(d) Second to the right
(e) None of these

Question 3: Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on their seating positions in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?
(a) ZA
(b) XC
(c) CY
(d) YB
(e) XA

Question 4: How many persons are seated between A and C?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None of these

From the given statements we can make the following table: Sitting Arrangement -Logical Reasoning Level 2-Set 3- 1

Answer 1: (d) XC is in the middle. Correct option is (d).
Answer 2: (d) X is 2nd to the right of Z. Correct option is (d)
Answer 3: (e) The first letter is to the immediate left of A. Correct option is (e).
Answer 4: (a) X is the person between A and C. Correct option is (a)