Trending

## Seating Arrangement questions asked in IBPS PO Prelims 2016

Q1: Study the given information carefully to answer the given question.

Eight people- A, B, C, D, W, X, Y and Z are sitting in a circle facing the centre. All eight people are from different place i.e. Okhla, Dwarka, Lajpat Nagar, Chanakyapuri, Saket, Mehrauli, Rohini and Karol Bagh but not necessarily in the same order. W is sitting third to the left of Y. The person who is from Dwarka is to the immediate right of W and W is not from Okhla. B is sitting fourth to the right of Z. Z is not the neighbor of Y. Neither B nor Z is an immediate neighbor of W. X is from Chanakyapuriand is sitting third to the right of the person from Dwarka.The person from Mehrauli is sitting second to the left of person from Chanakyapuri. The person from Rohini is sitting second to the left of W. A who is Lajpat Nagar is sitting exactly between X and Z. The person from Saket is sitting second to the right of the person from Lajpat Nagar. C is sitting third to the left of X.(IBPS PO 2016 Prelims)

1. Who amongst the following persons belongs to Okhla?

(a) Y

(b) D

(c) C

(d) B

(e) None of these

1. What is A’s position with respect to B?

(a) Third to the right

(b) Second to the right

(c) Third to the left

(d) Second to the left

(e) Fourth to the right

1. How many people are sitting between Z and C when counted in an anticlockwise direction From C?

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

(e) None

1. Four of the following five pairs are alike in a certain way based on their positions in the above arrangement and so from a group. Which of the following does not to the group?

(a) B-Rohini

(b) Z – Mehrauli

(c) D – Okhla

(d) Y – Saket

(e) X – Dwarka

1. Which of the following statements is false according to the above mentioned arrangement?

(a) C is to the immediate right of the Karol Bagh

(b) The person from Lajpat Nagar is third to the right of the person from Mehrauli.

(c) The person from Dwarka is sitting exactly between the Karol Bagh and the Saket.

(d) D is neither from Chanakyapuri nor from Karol Bagh.

(e) There are only three people between A and C.

Q2. Study the given information carefully to answer the given question.

S, T, U, V, W, X, Y and Z are sitting in a straight line equidistant from each other (but not necessarily in the same order). Some of them are facing south while some are facing north. (Note : Facing the same direction means, if one is facing north then the other also faces north and vice-versa. Facing the opposite directions means, if one is facing north then the other faces south and vice-versa) S faces north. Only two people sit to the right of S. T sits third to the left of S. Only one person sits between T and X. X sits to the immediate right of W. Only one person sits between W and Z. Both the immediate neighbors of T face the same direction. U sits third to the left of X. T faces the opposite direction as S. Y does not sit at any of the extremes ends of the line. V faces the same direction as W. Both Y and U face the opposite direction of Z.

(IBPS PO 2016 Prelims)

1. How many persons in the given arrangement are facing North?

(a) More than four

(b) Four

(c) One

(d) Three

(e) Two

1. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way, and so form a group. Which of the following does not belong to the group?

(a) W, X

(b) Z, Y

(c) T, S

(d) T, Y

(e) V, U

1. What is the position of X with respect to Z?

(a) Second to the left

(b) Third to the right

(c) Third to the left

(d) Fifth to the right

(e) Second to the right

1. Who amongst the following sits exactly between Z and W?

(a) T

(b) Y

(c) X

(d) W

(e) U

1. Who is sitting 2nd to the right of T?

(a) Z

(b)V

(c)X

(d)W

(e)None of these.

SOLUTIONS:

1.(a) Y

2.(a) Third to the right

3.(d) Four

4.(e) X – Dwarka

5.(c) The person from Dwarka is sitting exactly between the Karol Bagh and the Saket.

2.

1.(b) Four

2.(d) T, Y

3.(b) Third to the right

4.(a) T

5.(a) Z