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Questions to Practice Floor Puzzles for Logical Reasoning of CLAT

Questions to Practice Floor Puzzles for Logical Reasoning of CLAT

Questions to Practice Floor Puzzles for Logical Reasoning of CLAT

Direction​​ (Q.1-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Seven persons T, U, V, W, X, Y and Z live in a seven- storey building, but not necessarily in the same order. The ground floor is numbered I and the topmost floor is numbered 7. Each of them has a different degree viz, BA,​​ M.Com,​​ BBA, BCom, BTech, CA and MBA, but not necessarily in the same order.

The one who is​​ BBA​​ lives on third floor. Only one person lives between V and the one who has​​ BBA​​ degree. The one who is a CAlives immediately above V. Only one person lives between the one who is a CA and the one who has a​​ M.Com​​ degree. The number of persons living between V and the one who has a​​ M.Com​​ degree is the same as that between the one who has a CA degree and Y. U lives on an odd-numbered floor. Only two persons live between X and the one who has a B Tech degree. The one who has a BCom degree lives on a floor below X but not on floor number two. Only two persons live between T and Z. The one who has a BA degree lives immediately below T. U has a B Tech degree.

1. How many persons live between Z and U?

  • One

  • Two

  • Three

  • None​​ 

2. Who among the following has a​​ BBA​​ degree?

  • W

  • X

  • U

  • Z

3. Who among the following live(s) between W and the one who has a​​ M.Com​​ degree?

  • Only Z

  • Both X and Y

  • Both Y and Z

  • Can't be determined

4. Which of the following statements is/are true?

  • Only two persons live between V and W.

  • X has a B Tech degree.

  • U lives on the topmost floor.

  • V has an MBA degree.

5. Which of the following combinations is true?

  • Floor no. 7-X-MBA​​ 

  • Floor no. 1-V-M.Com

  • Floor no. 6-W-CA​​ 

  • Floor no. 5-Y-BA

6. The one who has an MBA degree lives on which of the following floors?

  • Floor no. 5

  • Floor no. 7

  • Floor no. 6

  • Floor no. 2

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​​ Directions (Q.7-10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:

Eight friends​​ Ashok, Anand, Vijay,​​ Krish,​​ Raaj, Rahul,​​ Aditya​​ and Vimal are going from Delhi to Ranchi, Jamshedpur, Bokaro, Varanasi, Gaya and Lucknow by a train. All are sitting in a three-tier compartment numbered 25 to 32. Two are going to Ranchi and two to Jamshedpur. Each of them occupies seats corresponding to their berth number. Vijay is sitting between​​ Ashok​​ and the one who is going to Bokaro. The one who is going to Varanasi, is sitting on seat no. 29 and is on the immediate left of Rahul, who is diagonally opposite seat no. 25.​​ Krish​​ is facing​​ Ashok​​ and both are going to Ranchi. Anand,​​ Aditya, Vimal and the person going to Jamshedpur deal with vendors in the train because they are near the corridor.​​ Aditya​​ is the shortest among them, so he sleeps on the side upper berth. Vimal is going neither to Jamshedpur nor to Gaya. Rahul and​​ Aditya​​ have different destinations

7. Who is facing Vijay?

    • The one who is going to Jamshedpur

    • Anand

    • Raaj

    • Can't be determined​​ 

8. Who is on berth no. 31?

  • Vimal

  • Anand​​ 

  • Either 1 or 2)

  • Raaj​​ 

9.​​ Aditya​​ goes to which of the following cities?

    • Lucknow​​ 

    • Gaya

    • Bokaro

    • Either 1) or 2)​​ 

10. Who is going to Varanasi?

    • Vijay​​ 

    • Raaj​​ 

    • Vimal

    • Anand​​ 

 

 

Answer key

Ans.1 –​​ c. Three person lives between Z and U

Ans.2 –d. Z has​​ BBA Degree

Ans.3 –a. Only Z​​ Lives between W and M.Com degree holder.

Ans.4 –c. V has an MBA degree

Ans.5 –d.​​ ​​ Floor no. 5-Y-BA

Ans.6 –c.​​ The one who has MBA Degree lives on​​ 6th​​ Floor.

Ans.7 –​​ c.​​ Raaj is facing Vijay

Ans.8 –​​ a. Vimal

Ans.9 –​​ b.​​ ​​ Aditya goes to Gaya.

Ans.10 –​​ b.​​ Raaj is going to Varanasi

 

 

Floor

Person

Degree

7

U

B Tech

6

T

MBA

5

Y

BA

4

X

M.Com

3

Z

BBA

2

W

CA

1

V

B.Com

 

 

 

 

 

Person

City

Berth​​ number

Ashok

Ranchi

25

Anand

Bokaro

27

Vijay

Jamshedpur

26

Krish

Ranchi

28

Raaj

Varanasi

29

Rahul

Jamshedpur

30

Aditya

Gaya

32 (side)

Vimal

Lucknow

31 (side)

 

 

 

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