Directions: Read the given information carefully and answer the questions given beside:

Eight friends namely Aachman, Sajal, Neha, Raheem, Lovely, Pramod, Rajneet and Megha of St. Xavier’s college decided to go for dinner after summiting their final project report to the project head of their college. In a multi cuisine restaurant they all are sitting around a circular table but not necessarily in the same order. Before starting dinner they decided to play a game for which four of them are facing the centre, while four of them are not facing the centre. Not more than two persons facing the same directions can sit together.

Raheem is not an immediate neighbor of Sajal. Pramod is an immediate neighbor of Raheem. Neha is an immediate neighbor of Rajneet, who sits second to the left of Aachman. Sajal sits third to the right of Megha. Lovely is not facing the centre. Both the immediate neighbours of Lovely are facing the centre. Megha sits second to the right of Lovely. Both the immediate neighbours of Raheem are not facing the centre. The one who is opposite Aachman is facing the centre. Raheem sits on the immediate left of Lovely. Both the immediate neighbours of Sajal are facing the same direction.
» Explain it
C
Neha sits exactly between Sajal and Rajneet and is facing outward.
 
Option C, is hence the correct answer.

Final arrangement:




Common explanation:
 
Reference:

Lovely is not facing the centre.
Megha sits second to the right of Lovely.

Both the immediate neighbours of Lovely are facing the centre.
Raheem sits on the immediate left of Lovely.


Inference:

The above hints are represented as per the following image.




Reference:

Both the immediate neighbours of Raheem are not facing the centre.
Pramod is an immediate neighbor of Raheem


Inference:




Reference:

Sajal sits third to the right of Megha.
Raheem is not an immediate neighbor of Sajal.

 
Inference:

To fulfill the first hint, Megha must be facing outside the centre.
 


 
Reference:

Neha is an immediate neighbor of Rajneet, who sits second to the left of Aachman. 
The one who is opposite Aachman is facing the centre.
Both the immediate neighbours of Sajal are facing the same direction.


Inference:

As the immediate neighbors of Sajal are facing in same direction, that means both of them are facing outside the centre and Sajal must be facing towards the centre as not more than two persons facing the same directions can sit together.

Rajneet must be facing centre as four people are facing the centre and four outside.




Final Arrangement:

2
How many persons are there between Aachman and Neha (when counted in clockwise direction from Aachman)?
» Explain it
C
Two persons are there between Aachman and Neha (when counted in clockwise direction from Aachman).

Option C, is hence the correct answer.

Final arrangement:




Common explanation:
 
Reference:

Lovely is not facing the centre.
Megha sits second to the right of Lovely.

Both the immediate neighbours of Lovely are facing the centre.
Raheem sits on the immediate left of Lovely.


Inference:

The above hints are represented as per the following image.




Reference:

Both the immediate neighbours of Raheem are not facing the centre.
Pramod is an immediate neighbor of Raheem


Inference:




Reference:

Sajal sits third to the right of Megha.
Raheem is not an immediate neighbor of Sajal.

 
Inference:

To fulfill the first hint, Megha must be facing outside the centre.
 


 
Reference:

Neha is an immediate neighbor of Rajneet, who sits second to the left of Aachman. 
The one who is opposite Aachman is facing the centre.
Both the immediate neighbours of Sajal are facing the same direction.


Inference:

As the immediate neighbors of Sajal are facing in same direction, that means both of them are facing outside the centre and Sajal must be facing towards the centre as not more than two persons facing the same directions can sit together.

Rajneet must be facing centre as four people are facing the centre and four outside.




Final Arrangement:

3
Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and hence form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
» Explain it
D
Since Pramod and Sajal face different directions, they don't belong to that group.

Option D, is hence the correct answer.

Final arrangement:




Common explanation:
 
Reference:

Lovely is not facing the centre.
Megha sits second to the right of Lovely.

Both the immediate neighbours of Lovely are facing the centre.
Raheem sits on the immediate left of Lovely.


Inference:

The above hints are represented as per the following image.




Reference:

Both the immediate neighbours of Raheem are not facing the centre.
Pramod is an immediate neighbor of Raheem


Inference:




Reference:

Sajal sits third to the right of Megha.
Raheem is not an immediate neighbor of Sajal.

 
Inference:

To fulfill the first hint, Megha must be facing outside the centre.
 


 
Reference:

Neha is an immediate neighbor of Rajneet, who sits second to the left of Aachman. 
The one who is opposite Aachman is facing the centre.
Both the immediate neighbours of Sajal are facing the same direction.


Inference:

As the immediate neighbors of Sajal are facing in same direction, that means both of them are facing outside the centre and Sajal must be facing towards the centre as not more than two persons facing the same directions can sit together.

Rajneet must be facing centre as four people are facing the centre and four outside.




Final Arrangement:

4
Who among the following sits third to the right of the one who is on the immediate left of Megha ?
» Explain it
B
Pramod sits third to the right of the one who is at immediate left of Megha. 

Option B, is hence the correct answer.

Final arrangement:




Common explanation:
 
Reference:

Lovely is not facing the centre.
Megha sits second to the right of Lovely.

Both the immediate neighbours of Lovely are facing the centre.
Raheem sits on the immediate left of Lovely.


Inference:

The above hints are represented as per the following image.




Reference:

Both the immediate neighbours of Raheem are not facing the centre.
Pramod is an immediate neighbor of Raheem


Inference:




Reference:

Sajal sits third to the right of Megha.
Raheem is not an immediate neighbor of Sajal.

 
Inference:

To fulfill the first hint, Megha must be facing outside the centre.
 


 
Reference:

Neha is an immediate neighbor of Rajneet, who sits second to the left of Aachman. 
The one who is opposite Aachman is facing the centre.
Both the immediate neighbours of Sajal are facing the same direction.


Inference:

As the immediate neighbors of Sajal are facing in same direction, that means both of them are facing outside the centre and Sajal must be facing towards the centre as not more than two persons facing the same directions can sit together.

Rajneet must be facing centre as four people are facing the centre and four outside.




Final Arrangement:

5
Who among the following sits ​on the immediate right of Megha?
» Explain it
D
Rajneet sits on the immediate right of Megha.

Option D, is hence the correct answer.

Final arrangement:




Common explanation:
 
Reference:

Lovely is not facing the centre.
Megha sits second to the right of Lovely.

Both the immediate neighbours of Lovely are facing the centre.
Raheem sits on the immediate left of Lovely.


Inference:

The above hints are represented as per the following image.




Reference:

Both the immediate neighbours of Raheem are not facing the centre.
Pramod is an immediate neighbor of Raheem


Inference:




Reference:

Sajal sits third to the right of Megha.
Raheem is not an immediate neighbor of Sajal.

 
Inference:

To fulfill the first hint, Megha must be facing outside the centre.
 


 
Reference:

Neha is an immediate neighbor of Rajneet, who sits second to the left of Aachman. 
The one who is opposite Aachman is facing the centre.
Both the immediate neighbours of Sajal are facing the same direction.


Inference:

As the immediate neighbors of Sajal are facing in same direction, that means both of them are facing outside the centre and Sajal must be facing towards the centre as not more than two persons facing the same directions can sit together.

Rajneet must be facing centre as four people are facing the centre and four outside.




Final Arrangement: