Reasoning :: Sitting ArrangementPage 1
Section1
Read the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
1.  There are five different houses A to E, in a row. A is to the right of B and E is to the left of C and right of A, B is to the right of D. Which of the houses is in the middle?  (a)A  (b)B  (c)C  (d)D 

Answer is: AData is arranged as
D B A E C
So, the house in the middle is A.
2.  A, B, C, D, E, and F are sitting in a row. E and F are in the centre and A and B are at the ends. C is sitting on the left of A. Then who is sitting on the right of B?  (a)A  (b)D  (c)E  (d)F 

Answer is: BAccording to the question, sitting arrangement is at follow.
B D E/F F/E C A
Clearly, D it sitting on the right of B.
3.  At a Birthday Party, 5 friends are sitting in a row. M is to the left of O and the right of P. S is sitting to the right of T but to the left of P. Who is sitting in the middle?  (a)M  (b)O  (c)P  (d)S 

Answer is: C
So, P is sitting in the middle.
4.  In a gathering seven members are sitting in a row. C is sitting left to B but on the right to D. A is sitting right to B. F is sitting right to E but left to D. H is sitting left to E. Find the person sitting in the middle?  (a)C  (b)D  (c)E  (d)F 

Answer is: BAccording to the question,
arranging the seven members in a row.
H E F D C B A
Hence, D is sitting in the middle.
5.  Five friends P, Q, R, S and T are sitting in a row facing north. Here S is between T and Q and Q is to the immediate left of R. P is to the immediate left of T. Who is in the middle?  (a)S  (b)T  (c)Q  (d)R 

Answer is: AAccording to the questions, sitting arrangement of all the five friends is as follow,
P T S Q R
Hence, S is sitting in the middle.
6.  Five boys A, B, C, D and E are standing in a row. D is on the right of E. B is on the left of E but on the right of A, B is on the left of C, who is standing on the extreme right. Who is standing in the middle?  (a)B  (b)C  (c)D  (d)E 

Answer is: DThe sequence of boys in a queue is
So, E is sitting in the middle.
7.  Six friends A, B, C, D, E and F are sitting in a row facing towards North. C is sitting between A and E, D is not at the end, B is sitting at immediate right of E, F is not at the right end, but D is sitting at 3rd left of E. Which of the following is sitting to the left of D?  (a)A  (b)F  (c)E  (d)C 

Answer is: BAccording to the question, arrangement of A, B, C, D, E and F is as follows
F D A C E B
Thus, F is sitting to the left of D.
8.  A, P, R, X, S and Z six persons sitting in a row. S and Z are at the centre. A and P are at the ends. R is sitting on the left of A. Then, who is sitting on the right of P?  (a)A  (b)S  (c)X  (d)Z 

Answer is: CGiven figure shows the correct positions of six persons.
Hence, it is clear that X is on the right of P. Comments