# Puzzle Quiz for NIACL Assistant 2017 – Set 1

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DIRECTIONS (Q. 1-5): Study the following information to answer the given questions:
Ten people are sitting in two parallel rows containing five people each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1, P, Q, R, S and T are seated and all of them are facing south. In row 2, A, B, C, D and E are seated and all of them are facing north. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement, each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row. D sits third to the left of A. P faces immediate neigbhour of D. R sits second to the right of P. Only one person sits between Q and S. B and E are immediate neighbours. E does not face P and Q.

1. How many persons are seated between Q and T?
(a) None
(b) One
(c) Two
(d) Three
(e) Cannot be determined

2. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way and thus form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?
(a) R
(b) S
(c) C
(d) T
(e) A

3. Who amongst the following are sitting exactly in the middle of the rows?
(a) P, E
(b) S, D
(c) S, A
(d) A, R
(e) P, B

4. Which of the following is true regarding B?
(a) A and C are immediate neighbours of B.
(b) B sits at one of the extreme ends of the line.
(c) Q faces B.
(d) T is an immediate neighbour of the person facing B.
(e) D sits on the immediate left of B.

5. Who amongst the following faces S?
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
(e) E

DIRECTIONS (Q. 6- 10) : Read the following information carefully to answer the questions that follow.

There are six teachers A, B, C, D, E and F in a school. Each of the teachers teaches two subjects, one compulsory subject and the other optional subject. D’s optional subject is History while three others have it as compulsory subject. E and F have Physics as one of their subjects. F’s compulsory subject is Mathematics which is an optional subject of both C and E. History and English are A’s subjects but in terms of compulsory and optional subjects, they are reverse of those of D’s. Chemistry is an optional subject of any one of them. There is only one female teacher in the school who has English as her compulsory subject.

6. What is C’s compulsory subject ?
(a) History
(b) Physics
(c) Chemistry
(d) English
(e) None of these

7. Who is a female member in the group ?
(a) A
(b) B
(c) C
(d) D
(e) None of these

8. Who among the following has same optional subjects as that of the compulsory subject of F?
(a) D
(b) B
(c) A
(d) C
(e) None of these

9. Disregarding which is compulsory and which is the optional subject, who has the same two subjects combination as F ?
(a) A
(b) B
(c) E
(d) D
(e) None of these

10. Which of the following groups of teachers has History as the compulsory subject?
(a) A, C and D
(b) B, C and D
(c) C and D
(d) A, B and C
(e) None of these

1. (c) P and S
2. (b) All others are sitting at the ends.
3. (e) P and B.
4. (e) D sits on the immediate left of B.
5. (e) E
6. (a) History is the compulsory subject of C.
7. (d) D is a female member in the group.
8. (d) The compulsory subject of F (Mathematics) is the optional subject of C.
9. (c) E has physics and Mathematics as his two subjects.
10. (d) A, B and C all have History as the compulsory subjects.
Solutions:
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6-10: