# Analytical Reasoning

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Q: Five educational films A, B, C, D, & E are to be shown to a group of students. The films are to be shown in a particular order, which conforms to the following conditions: A must be shown earlier than C. B must be shown earlier than D. E should be the fifth film shown. Question: Which among the following is a pair of films that CANNOT both be shown earlier than E? A. A and B B. A and D C. B and C D. B and D E. C and D

(a) :  A
(b) :  B
(c) :  C
(d) :  D
(e) :  E

Explanation:

Q: The manager of a radio program is going to feature six vocalists Mehreen, Nadia, Perveen, Ameena, Rubia, and Sobia on her half-hour radio show during the course of one week. She will feature one vocalist on the show each day from Monday through Saturday. The manager must schedule the vocalists for the show according to the following conditions: Mehreen must be featured earlier in the week than Rubia. Perveen must be featured on Tuesday. Ameena must be featured on the day immediately before or immediately after the day on which Nadia is featured. If Nadia is to be featured on Thursday, the earliest day on which Rubia can be featured is? A. Monday B. Tuesday C. Wednesday D. Friday E. Saturday

(a) :  A
(b) :  B
(c) :  C
(d) :  D
(e) :  E

Explanation:

Q: Nine individuals - Z, Y, X, W, V, U, T, S and R - are the only candidates, who can serve on three committees– A, B and C, and each candidate should serve on exactly one of the committees. Committee A should consist of exactly one member more than committee B. It is possible that there are no members of committee C. Among Z, Y and X none can serve on committee A. Among W, V and U none can serve on committee G. Among T, S and R none can serve on committee C. Question: Of the nine individuals, the largest number that can serve together on committee C is (A) 9 (B) 8 (C) 7 (D) 6 (E) 5

(a) :  A
(b) :  B
(c) :  C
(d) :  D
(e) :  E

Explanation:

Q: Six reviewers–Frank, George, Hilda, Jackie, Karl, and Lena–will review four movies–Mystery, Retreat, Seasonings, and Wolves–according to the following conditions: 1. Each reviewer reviews exactly one movie, and each movie is reviewed by at least one of the six reviewers. 2. Hilda reviews the same movie as Frank. 3. Lena reviews the same movie as exactly one other reviewer. 4. George reviews Mystery. 5. Jackie reviews either Mystery or else Wolves. 6. Hilda does not review Wolves. Question:Which one of the following is a complete and accurate list of the movies each of which could be the movie that Lena reviews? A. Mystery, Retreat B. Retreat, Seasonings C. Mystery, Seasonings, Wolves D. Retreat, Seasonings, Wolves E. Mystery, Retreat, Seasonings, Wolves

(a) :  A
(b) :  B
(c) :  C
(d) :  D
(e) :  E

Explanation:

Q: Three men (Tahir, Pervaiz and Javed) and three women (Elena, Ayesha and Kiran) are spending a few months at Abbottabad. They are to stay in a row of nine cottages, each one living in his or her own cottage. There are no others staying in the same row of houses. 1. Ayesha, Tahir and Javed do not want to stay in any cottage, which is at the end of the row. 2. Elena and Ayesha are unwilling to stay besides any occupied cottage. 3. Kiran is next to Pervaiz and Javed. 4. Between Ayesha and Javed's cottage there is just one vacant house. 5. None of the girls occupies adjacent cottages. 6. The house occupied by Tahir is next to an end cottage. Which among these statement(s) are true? 1. Ayesha is between Elena and Javed. 2. At the most four persons can have occupied cottages on either side of them. 3. Tahir stays besides Pervaiz. a. I only b. II only c. I and III only d. II and III only e. I, II and III

(a) :  1
(b) :  2
(c) :  3
(d) :  None of these

Explanation:

Q: Three men (Tommy, Pitsburg and Jackville) and three girls (Elizabeth, Ame and Karentine) are going to spend a couple of months at a hillside. These people are going to stay in a row of nine cottages, each person will be living in their individual own cottage. There are no others residing in the same row of houses. 1. Anne, Tommy and Jackville don ot wish to reside in any cottage, which is at the last part of the row 2. Elizabeth and Anne are reluctant to stay besides any engaged cottage 3. Karentine is residing next to Pitsburg and Jackville 4. Among Ame and Jackvilles cottage there is only one empty house. 5. Not any of the girls live in adjoining cottages 6. The house taken by Tommy is next to the last cottage Question: How many of them live in cottages next to an empty cottage? (a) 2 (b) 3 (c) 4 (d) 5 (e) 6

(a) :  A
(b) :  B
(c) :  C
(d) :  D
(e) :  E

Explanation:

Q: There are 7 vegetables placed on a table one after the other . Tomato is next to chilly , Ladies Finger is next to Snake gourd , Bitter guard is in the middle of all vegetables . Potato is immediately next to chilly . Tomato is in the third position from extreme left . Beans is placed between Ladies finger and Bitter Gourd . Find the position of Tomato from extreme left ? A. Second B. Fourth C. Third D. Fifth

(a) :  a
(b) :  b
(c) :  c
(d) :  d
(e) :  none of these

Explanation:

Q: Every day from Monday through Thursday, Wanda attends one of four different fitness classes: aerobics, kickboxing, pilates, and yoga. The kickboxing class is on Wednesday. The aerobics class is sometime before the yoga class. Question:If the pilates class is on Monday, which one of the following CANNOT be true? A. The aerobics class is sometime before the kickboxing class. B. The pilates class is sometime before the yoga class. C. The aerobics class is sometime after the pilates class. D. The kickboxing class is sometime after the pilates class. E. The kickboxing class is sometime after the yoga class.

(a) :  A
(b) :  B
(c) :  C
(d) :  D
(e) :  E

Explanation:

Q: Three men (Tom, Peter and Jack) and three women (Eliza, Anne and Karen) are spending a few months at a hillside. They are to stay in a row of nine cottages, each one living in his or her own cottage. There are no others staying in the same row of houses. 1. Anne, Tom and Jack do not want to stay in any cottage, which is at the end of the row. 2. Eliza and Anne are unwilling to stay besides any occupied cottage. 3. Karen is next to Peter and Jack. 4. Between Anne and Jacks cottage there is just one vacant house. 5. None of the girls occupy adjacent cottages. 6. The house occupied by Tom is next to an end cottage. Question: Which of the above statements can be said to have been derived from two other statements ? A. Statement 1 B. Statement 2 C. Statement 3 D. Statement 5 E. Statement 6

(a) :  A
(b) :  B
(c) :  C
(d) :  D
(e) :  E