## Wednesday, 29 March 2017

### PUZZLE SET44:BASED ON NEW PATTERN

Directions (Q. 1-5): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:
Eight People – Haroon, Amir, Prem, Devan, Ramesh, Siva, Mohan and Irfan live in eight different floors of building (but not necessarily in the same order). The lowermost floor of the building is numbered one, the one above that is numbered two, and so on till the topmost floor is numbered eight. Each one of them also owns a different brands of watch, namely Fastrack, Titan, Casio, Timex, Sonata, Citizen, Giardano and Maxima (but not necessarily in the same order).
Only one person lives between Amir and the one who owns Sonata. Siva lives an odd numbered floor above the floor numbered four. Only three people live between Devan and the one who owns Citizen. Prem lives on one of the odd numbered floors above the one who owns Citizen. The one who owns Giardano lives immediately above Mohan, Mohan owns neither Citizen nor Fastrack. Ramesh does not own Giardano. Only three people live between Mohan and Haroon. The one who owns Maxima lives immediately above the one who owns Titan, but not on the topmost floor. Only one person lives between Siva and the one who owns Casio. The number of people living above Siva is same as the number of people living between Siva and Devan. Only two people live between Prem and the one who owns Fastrack.

1). Who amongst the following stays on the top–most floor?
a)   Who owns Timex Watch
b)   Mohan
c)   Amir
d)   Both a and c
e)   None of these

2). How many floors are there between the floor on which Siva stays and the floor who owns Titan watch?
a)   None
b)   Three
c)   Two
d)   One
e)   More than three
3). Ramesh owns which of the following Watches?
a)   Sonata
b)   Citizen
c)   Fastrack
d)   Titan
e)   Casio
4). On which of the following floor does Irfan stay?
a)   3rd
b)   5th
c)   7th
d)   2nd
e)   1st
5). Which of the following statement is true as per the given information?
a)   Irfan stays on a floor immediately below the floor on which Mohan stays
b)   Prem stays on a floor immediately above the floor on who owns Citizen Watch
c)   Haroon stays on sixth floor and owns a Timex watch
d)   There are two persons live between Ramesh and Amir
e)   None is true

Directions (Q. 6-10): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:
Eight friends Vikram, Ashok, Varun, Gautam, Charan, Basha, Yashwant and Edward live on eight different floors of a building but not necessarily in the same order. The lowermost floor of the building is numbered 1 and the topmost floor of the building is numbered 8. Each of them likes different flavours of fruit juices viz, Mango Juice, Orange Juice, Apple Juice, Grapes Juice, Lemon Juice, Banana Juice, Pomegranate Juice and Papaya Juice but not necessarily in the same order.
The one who likes Orange Juice lives on an even-numbered floor but not on the topmost floor. Only one person lives between Basha and the one who likes Lemon Juice. Only two persons live between Basha and the one who likes Orange Juice. Neither Charan nor Varun lives on the first floor. Only one person live between Varun and the one who likes Apple Juice. Vikram lives just above Basha. Only two persons live between Charan and Vikram. The one who likes Lemon Juice does not live on floor number one, Ashok lives on an even-numbered floor and just above Varun. The one who likes Grapes Juice lives on an even numbered floor and lives just above the person who likes Papaya Juice. Varun does not like Lemon Juice or Papaya Juice. Only two persons live between the one who likes Banana Juice and the one who likes Mango Juice. Gautam does not like Pomegranate Juice. The one who likes Banana Juice does not live on an odd-numbered floor. Edward lives just below the one who likes Papaya Juice.

6). On which of the following floor does Ashok stay?
a)   Third
b)   Fourth
c)   Fifth
d)   Second
e)   Seventh
7). How many persons are there between who likes apple juice and who likes grapes juice?
a)   Six
b)   One
c)   Three
d)   Four
e)   Five
8). Who likes the Papaya Juice?
a)   One who lives in floor number 5
b)   Basha
c)   Gautam
d)   One who lives in floor number 3
e)   Vikram
9). Which of the following is wrong as per the given information?
a)   Charan stays on a floor immediately above the floor on who likes Orange Juice
b)   Only one person stay between who likes Mango Juice and Gautam
c)   Basha lives on seventh floor and likes Banana Juice
d)   More than two persons living between Yashwant and Edward
e)   All statements are true
10). Who amongst the following stays on the fifth floor?
a)   Edward
b)   Varun
c)   Ashok
d)   Basha
e)   None of these