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

In the wedding ceremony of one of the most famous cricketers Yuvraj Singh with Hazel Keech, the who's who of the Cricket world get together. The renowned Commentators (i.e.) Harsha, Farock, Sunny, Sanjay, Venkatesh, Ravi, Shashtri, Navjot, Singh and Sindhu are invited to attend the marriage and their stay was arranged in a hotel of four floors. Each floor in this hotel has 3 unique suites - Suite 101, Suite 110 and Suite 111 in the same manner from left to right. The ground floor  is taken as floor one and the floor on the top is taken as fourth floor. Each of the suites is designed in such a manner that suite 101 of second floor is just above suite 101 of first floor and likewise.

Some additional information is given below;

Harsha has a peculiar habit that he never stays on an even numbered floor and in an even numbered suite.
Shashtri stays in the suite just above Farock's.
Sidhu and Singh stay on the same floor and no one else is staying with them on that floor.
The two suites in which no guest is staying are on even numbered floor and even numbered suite.
The suite between Venkatesh's and Navjot's is unoccupied and Venkatesh stays in one of the suites above Navjot's.
Ravi stays in an odd numbered suite which is to the left of Navjot's.
Sidhu and Sunny both stay in the suite which is numbered 101.
Harsha stays on the floor just above Shashtri’s floor and Sunny stays on one of the floors on which one suite is vacant.
1
Who is staying between Harsha and Farock?
» Explain it
E
By referring to the final Seating Arrangement chart, we get 

Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111

We can clearly observe from the chart above that it's Shahshtri who stays between Harsha and Farock.

Common Explanation:

Step 1.

References


...The two suites in which no guest is staying are on even numbered floor and even numbered suite....

...The suite between Venkatesh's and Navjot's is unoccupied and Venkatesh stays in one of the suites above Navjot's....

Floor 4    vacant  
 101  110  111 
Floor 3     Venkatesh   
101 110 111
Floor 2    vacant  
101 110 111
Floor 1    Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 2.

References

...Ravi stays in an odd numbered suite which is to the left of Navjot's....  ...Harsha never stays on an even numbered floor and in an even numbered suite.... ...Harsha stays on the floor just above Shashtri’s floor...
 
Floor 4  XHarsha vacant XHarsha
101 110 111
Floor 3     Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2   XHarsha  vacant  Shahshtri  XHarsha 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 3.

References
 
...Shashtri stays in the suite just above Farock's.... 
 
...Sidhu and Singh stay on the same floor and no one else is staying with them on that floor....
 
...Sunny stays on one of the floors on which one suite is vacant...
 
...Sidhu and Sunny both stay in the suite which is numbered 101....
 
By elimination Sanjay Stays on floor 3 in suite no. 101.
 
Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111

2
If Sidhu and Ravi exchange there suites, who among the following stays right below Ravi's suite?
» Explain it
B
As per the question, by making the changes in the final table chart, we get

Floor 4  Ravi vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Navjot  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Sidhu  Venkatesh  Farock
101 110 111

We can clearly observe from the chart above that if Sidhu and Ravi exchange there suites, It's Sanjay whose suite will be right below that of Ravi. Cleary, option B the correct answer.

Common Explanation:

Step 1.

References


...The two suites in which no guest is staying are on even numbered floor and even numbered suite....

...The suite between Venkatesh's and Navjot's is unoccupied and Venkatesh stays in one of the suites above Navjot's....

Floor 4    vacant  
 101  110  111 
Floor 3     Venkatesh   
101 110 111
Floor 2    vacant  
101 110 111
Floor 1    Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 2.

References

...Ravi stays in an odd numbered suite which is to the left of Navjot's....  ...Harsha never stays on an even numbered floor and in an even numbered suite.... ...Harsha stays on the floor just above Shashtri’s floor...
 
Floor 4  XHarsha vacant XHarsha
101 110 111
Floor 3     Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2   XHarsha  vacant  Shahshtri  XHarsha 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 3.

References
 
...Shashtri stays in the suite just above Farock's.... 
 
...Sidhu and Singh stay on the same floor and no one else is staying with them on that floor....
 
...Sunny stays on one of the floors on which one suite is vacant...
 
...Sidhu and Sunny both stay in the suite which is numbered 101....
 
By elimination Sanjay Stays on floor 3 in suite no. 101.
 
Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111

» Explain it
C
By referring to the final Seating Arrangement chart, we get 

Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111

As we can see the Sidhu, Ravi, Sanjay and Sunny stay in suite 101. All other combinations do not make a correct set. Hence option C is the correct answer.
 
Common Explanation:

Step 1.

References


...The two suites in which no guest is staying are on even numbered floor and even numbered suite....

...The suite between Venkatesh's and Navjot's is unoccupied and Venkatesh stays in one of the suites above Navjot's....

Floor 4    vacant  
 101  110  111 
Floor 3     Venkatesh   
101 110 111
Floor 2    vacant  
101 110 111
Floor 1    Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 2.

References

...Ravi stays in an odd numbered suite which is to the left of Navjot's....  ...Harsha never stays on an even numbered floor and in an even numbered suite.... ...Harsha stays on the floor just above Shashtri’s floor...
 
Floor 4  XHarsha vacant XHarsha
101 110 111
Floor 3     Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2   XHarsha  vacant  Shahshtri  XHarsha 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 3.

References
 
...Shashtri stays in the suite just above Farock's.... 
 
...Sidhu and Singh stay on the same floor and no one else is staying with them on that floor....
 
...Sunny stays on one of the floors on which one suite is vacant...
 
...Sidhu and Sunny both stay in the suite which is numbered 101....
 
By elimination Sanjay Stays on floor 3 in suite no. 101.
 
Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111

4
Which of the following does not belong to a certain group?
» Explain it
D
By referring to the final Seating Arrangement chart, we get 

Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111

As we can see in above arrangement, Sanjay, Ravi, Singh, Shashtri are staying in an odd numbered suite but Navjot is staying in an even numbered suite.
 
Hence, Navjot does not belong to above group.

Common Explanation:

Step 1.

References


...The two suites in which no guest is staying are on even numbered floor and even numbered suite....

...The suite between Venkatesh's and Navjot's is unoccupied and Venkatesh stays in one of the suites above Navjot's....

Floor 4    vacant  
 101  110  111 
Floor 3     Venkatesh   
101 110 111
Floor 2    vacant  
101 110 111
Floor 1    Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 2.

References

...Ravi stays in an odd numbered suite which is to the left of Navjot's....  ...Harsha never stays on an even numbered floor and in an even numbered suite.... ...Harsha stays on the floor just above Shashtri’s floor...
 
Floor 4  XHarsha vacant XHarsha
101 110 111
Floor 3     Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2   XHarsha  vacant  Shahshtri  XHarsha 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 3.

References
 
...Shashtri stays in the suite just above Farock's.... 
 
...Sidhu and Singh stay on the same floor and no one else is staying with them on that floor....
 
...Sunny stays on one of the floors on which one suite is vacant...
 
...Sidhu and Sunny both stay in the suite which is numbered 101....
 
By elimination Sanjay Stays on floor 3 in suite no. 101.
 
Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111

5
The power supply to Harsha's suite failed and he wants to share his stay with one of his colleagues. Whom among the following he can't pair with?
» Explain it
A
By referring to the final Seating Arrangement chart, we get 

Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111

As per the information provided, it's clear that Harsha never stays on an even numbered floor and in an even numbered suite. Evidently, he cannot stay with Sidhu because Sidhu is staying on an even numberd floor. Option A is hence the correct answer.

Common Explanation:

Step 1.

References


...The two suites in which no guest is staying are on even numbered floor and even numbered suite....

...The suite between Venkatesh's and Navjot's is unoccupied and Venkatesh stays in one of the suites above Navjot's....

Floor 4    vacant  
 101  110  111 
Floor 3     Venkatesh   
101 110 111
Floor 2    vacant  
101 110 111
Floor 1    Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 2.

References

...Ravi stays in an odd numbered suite which is to the left of Navjot's....  ...Harsha never stays on an even numbered floor and in an even numbered suite.... ...Harsha stays on the floor just above Shashtri’s floor...
 
Floor 4  XHarsha vacant XHarsha
101 110 111
Floor 3     Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2   XHarsha  vacant  Shahshtri  XHarsha 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot  
101 110 111

Step 3.

References
 
...Shashtri stays in the suite just above Farock's.... 
 
...Sidhu and Singh stay on the same floor and no one else is staying with them on that floor....
 
...Sunny stays on one of the floors on which one suite is vacant...
 
...Sidhu and Sunny both stay in the suite which is numbered 101....
 
By elimination Sanjay Stays on floor 3 in suite no. 101.
 
Floor 4  Sidhu vacant Singh
101 110 111
Floor 3   Sanjay   Venkatesh  Harsha
101 110 111
Floor 2  Sunny vacant  Shahshtri 
101 110 111
Floor 1  Ravi Navjot Farock
101 110 111