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

Arnav, Bhim, Chetan, Daksh, Emam and Feroz are six friends having their birthdays on same date of different month viz. January, February, March, April, July and November of same year i.e. year 1998. They are engaged in different professions/services viz. Doctor, Lawyer, Soldier, Manager, Chartered Accountant (CA) and Actor.

Bhim is born in the month having 30 days and is engaged in service with Daksh only.
Emam is an Actor and born in February.
Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant.
The youngest person is a Chartered Accountant.
The difference of age between an actor and Arnav is exactly the same as between Daksh and a soldier.
The one who is older to Feroz but not the oldest is a Manager.
Arnav is six months older to the one who is Lawyer.
1
Whose birthday is exactly between Emam and Bhim?
» Explain it
C
Following common explanation, we get

Birthday of Daksh is between Emam and Bhim.

Option C, is hence the correct answer.

Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
 
Common explanation:

Reference:

Emam is an Actor and born in February.
The youngest person is a Chartered Accountant.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31      
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31      
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Arnav is six months older to the one who is Lawyer.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

The difference of age between an actor and Arnav is exactly the same as between Daksh and a soldier.
Bhim is born in the month having 30 days and is engaged in service with Daksh only.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant.

Inference:

So, Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant, so he must be a Lawyer.
Only left Chetan must be the Charted Accountant.
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Reference:

The one who is older to Feroz but not the oldest is a Manager.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
2
Persons in which of the following pairs are born in the month having 31 days?
» Explain it
A
Following common explanation, we get

Arnav – Daksh are the two born in the month having 31 days.

Option A, is hence the correct answer.

Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
 
Common explanation:

Reference:

Emam is an Actor and born in February.
The youngest person is a Chartered Accountant.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31      
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31      
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Arnav is six months older to the one who is Lawyer.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

The difference of age between an actor and Arnav is exactly the same as between Daksh and a soldier.
Bhim is born in the month having 30 days and is engaged in service with Daksh only.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant.

Inference:

So, Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant, so he must be a Lawyer.
Only left Chetan must be the Charted Accountant.
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Reference:

The one who is older to Feroz but not the oldest is a Manager.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
3
Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and thus form a group. Which one of the following does not belong to that group?
» Explain it
E
Following common explanation, we get

Bhim – 30 – Soldier - is the only correct answer.

Option E, is hence the correct answer.

Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
 
Common explanation:

Reference:

Emam is an Actor and born in February.
The youngest person is a Chartered Accountant.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31      
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31      
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Arnav is six months older to the one who is Lawyer.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

The difference of age between an actor and Arnav is exactly the same as between Daksh and a soldier.
Bhim is born in the month having 30 days and is engaged in service with Daksh only.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant.

Inference:

So, Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant, so he must be a Lawyer.
Only left Chetan must be the Charted Accountant.
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Reference:

The one who is older to Feroz but not the oldest is a Manager.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
4
Which one of the following is a Doctor?
» Explain it
D
Following common explanation, we get

Arnav is a doctor by profession.

Option D, is hence the correct answer.

Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
 
Common explanation:

Reference:

Emam is an Actor and born in February.
The youngest person is a Chartered Accountant.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31      
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31      
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Arnav is six months older to the one who is Lawyer.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

The difference of age between an actor and Arnav is exactly the same as between Daksh and a soldier.
Bhim is born in the month having 30 days and is engaged in service with Daksh only.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant.

Inference:

So, Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant, so he must be a Lawyer.
Only left Chetan must be the Charted Accountant.
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Reference:

The one who is older to Feroz but not the oldest is a Manager.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
» Explain it
A
Following common explanation, we get

Daksh is a manager.

Option A, is hence the correct answer.

Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession
 
Common explanation:

Reference:

Emam is an Actor and born in February.
The youngest person is a Chartered Accountant.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31      
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31      
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Arnav is six months older to the one who is Lawyer.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31      
April 30      
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

The difference of age between an actor and Arnav is exactly the same as between Daksh and a soldier.
Bhim is born in the month having 30 days and is engaged in service with Daksh only.


Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31   Lawyer  
November 30   CA  
 
Reference:

Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant.

Inference:

So, Feroz is neither a Doctor nor a Chartered Accountant, so he must be a Lawyer.
Only left Chetan must be the Charted Accountant.
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh   Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Reference:

The one who is older to Feroz but not the oldest is a Manager.

Inference:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav    
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer  
November 30 Chetan CA  
 
Final table:
 
Months Days Persons Service/Profession Nature of work
January 31 Arnav Doctor Profession
February 28 Emam Actor Profession
March 31 Daksh Manager Service
April 30 Bhim Soldier Service
July 31 Feroz Lawyer Profession
November 30 Chetan CA Profession