In this type of question, some clues regarding sitting or placing sequence of any items is given.The item can be some person,place,Animal or any Noun.The sequence of arranging the item can be in any format for ex-circle,single Row,parallel row,square,rectangle,pentagon,hexagon,octagon etc. format.
In sitting arrangement,We have three types/forms of question-
1)Line/Row-Single or Parallel
Q1. Seven persons A,B,C,D,E,F and G are standing in a straight line.
D is to the right of G.
C is between A and B.
E is between F and D.
There are three persons between G and B.(SSC CGL 2015)
Who is on the extreme left?
a) G b) A c) B d) D
Ans :- a) G
Q2. Six girls are standing in such a way that they form a circle,facing the centre.Subbu is to the left of pappu,Revathi is between Subbu and nisha,Aruna is between pappu and Keerthana. Who is to the left of Pappu?(SSC CGL 2013)
a) Subbu b) Keerthana c) Nisha d) Aruna
Ans :- a) Subbu
Pattern= Subbbu<- Pappu<- Aruna<-Keerthana<-Nisha<-Revathi
Q3. A group of friends are sitting in an arrangement one each at the corner of an octagon.All are facing the center. Mahima is sitting diagonally opposite Rama,who is on sushma’s right. Ravi is next to Sushma and opposite girdhar,who is on Chandra’s left. Savitri is not on mahima’s right but opposite shalini. Who is on Shalini’s right? (SSC CGL 2010)
a) Ravi b) Mahima c) Girdhar d) Rama
Ans :- a) Ravi
Q4. Six person A,B,C,D,E,F are sitting in 2 rows,3 in each.If E is not at any end,D is second to left of F,C is neighbor of E and is sitting diagonally opposite to D and B is neighbor of F.Find who will be opposite to B?
a) A b) E c) C d) D
Ans :- b) E
Q5.Four girls are sitting on a bench to be photographed.Shikha is to the left of Reena.Manju is to the right of reena. Rita is between Reena and Manju.who would be second from the left in the photograph?(Bank PO 1994)
a)Reena b)Shikha c)Manju d)Rita
Answer :- D) Rita
According to the given persons we have taken Left and Right and Answering the questions according to our perception
Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below it:
(Bank PO 1994)
(A)There are five friends.
(B)They are standing in a row facing south.
(C)Jayesh is to the immediate right of alok.
(D)Pramod is between bhagat and Subodh.
(E)Subodh is between Jayesh and Pramod.
(As they are facing south)
Q6.Who is at the extreme left end?
a) Alok b) Bhagat c) Subodh d) Data inadequate e)None of these
Answer :- a) Alok
Q7.Who is in the middle?
a) Bhagat b) Jayesh c) Pramod d) Subodh e) Alok
Answer :- d) Subodh
Q8.To find answers to the above two questions,which of the given statements can be dispensed with?
a) None b) A only c) B only d) C only e) D only
Answer :- b) A only
Q9. Five persons A,B,C,D and E are sitting in a row facing you such that D is on the left of C and B is on the right of E.A is on the right of C and B is on the left of D.If E occupies a corner position,then who is sitting in the center? (CBI 1995)
a) A b) B c) C d) D
Answer :- d) D