# Reasoning Questions: Puzzles Set 38

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Direction(1-5): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions

Amongst five friends, A, B, C, D and E, each got a different percentage of marks in the class 12th examination, D scored more than B but less than E. B scored 80% marks. The one who scored the minimum marks, scored 75% marks, and the one who scored the highest, scored 97% marks. C scored more than only A.

E(97%) > D > B(80%) > C > A(75%)

1. Who scored the second lowest marks?
a) C
b) A
c) B
d) E
e) None of these
Answer – a) C

2. Who among the following is most likely to have scored 85% marks?
a) C
b) D
c) E
d) Can’t be determined
e) None of these
Answer – b) D

3. Which of the following could possibly be C’s percentage?
a) 82%
b) 80%
c) 75%
d) Can’t be determined
e) None of these
Answer – e) None of these

4. Which of the following is true with respect to the given information?
a) C’s percentage was definitely less than 65%.
b) E scored the second highest percentage.
c) Only two people scored more than A.
d) The possible percentage obtained by D is 98%.
e) None of these
Answer – e) None of these

5. Which of the following is false with respect to the given information?
a) B scored more than only C and A
b) C scored 80% marks
c) E scored the highest percentage.
d) A scored the least percentage.
e) All are true
Answer – b) C scored 80% marks

Direction(6-10): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions

P,Q, R, S, A, B, C and D are eight friends studying in engineering colleges in different streams like Aeronautical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electronic Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Technical Engineering, but not in the same order. All of them are seated around a circular table, facing away from the centre. P sits third to the left of the person who studies Electrical Engineering. Only two persons sit between A and C. Neither A nor C studies Electrical Engineering and neither of them is an immediate neighbor of P. The person who studies Technical Engineering sits second to the right of S. S is not an immediate neighbour of P. S does not study Electrical Engineering and P does not study Technical Engineering. The one who studies Aeronautical Engineering sits third to the left of B. The one who studies Aeronautical Engineering and the one who studies Electrical Engineering are not immediate neighbours. Only one person sits between S and the one who studies Chemical Engineering. The person who studies Electronic Engineering and the one who studies Computer Engineering are immediate neighbours. Only one person sits between Q and the one who studies Civil Engineering. The one who studies Civil Engineering is an immediate neighbour of D. C and Q are not immediate neighbours. S does not study Computer Engineering.

1. How many people sit between A and the one who studies Civil Engineering (when counted in clockwise direction from A)?
a) one
b) two
c) three
d) four
e) five
Answer – d) four

2. Who studies Chemical Engineering?
a) R
b) B
c) Q
d) P
e) A
Answer – e) A

3. Which of the following combinations is, definitely true?
a) S – Electrical Engineering
b) R-Civil Engineering
c) C-Chemical Engineering
d) Q – Electronic Engineering
e) None of these
Answer – b) R-Civil Engineering

4. Who studies Aeronautical Engineering?
a) P
b) A
c) Q
d) R
e) S
Answer – a) P

5. What is the position of the person who studies Mechanical Engineering with respect to R?
a) Immediate left
b) Second to the left
c) Third to the right
d) Third to the left
e) Second to the right
Answer – e) Second to the right

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