# Puzzles Questions and Answers for Competitive Exams

Directions : Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below.
7 friends - A, B, C, D, E, F and G have come to a party Wearing dresses of different colors - pink, orange, black,green, yellow, grey and ma roon but not necessarily in the same order. Th ey have come in 7 different colored cars - grey, orange, pink, black, blue, yellow and white but not necessarily in the same order. No person is wearing the same colored dress as her car'scolor. B is wearing orange colored dress and has not come in blue or yellow colored car. D is wearing green colored dress and has come in white colored car. Color of A's dress and F's ca r is same. Similarly color of E's dress and C's car is same. G is wearing grey colored dre ss and E has come in grey colored car. F is neither wearing yellow colored dress nor came in yellow colored car. Orange and grey is not the combination of dress and car of any of the persons. C is not wearing yellow colored dress and A is not wearing pink colored dress.

1. What is the color of A'scar?
A. Pink
B. Blue
C. Grey
E. None of these

2. What is the color of G'scar?
A. Orange
B. Blue
C. Pink
D. White
E. None of these

3. Who wears maroon dress?
A. C
B. F
C. C or F
D. A
E. None of these

4. What is the color of F's dress?
A. Grey
B. Maroon
C. Green
E. None of these

5. What is the color of B'scar?
A. Grey
B. Pink
C. White
E. None of these

II.Directions : Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below.
Th ere are eight persons seated in two rows. In row I - A, B, C and Dare seated who all are facing south. In row II - P, Q, R and S are seated who all are facing north. These eight persons are wearing different colored dresses - bl ue, white, green, red, yellow, orange, grey and brown but not necessarily in the same order. In the seating arrangement each member seated in a row faces one of the members of the other row. C is seating second to the right of the person wearing brown dress. R is an immediate neighbor of the person who faces the one wearing brown dress. Only one person sits between R and the one wearing red dress. The immediate neighbor of the one wearing red dress faces the one wearing green dress. The one wearing blue dress faces the one wearing orange dress. R is not wearing orange dress. P is not wearing red dress and he does not face the one wearing brown dress. Q faces the one wearing yellow dress. The one who faces S is to the immediate left of A. B is not sitting at any of the extreme ends of the line. The one wearing brown dress does not face the one wearing white dress.

6. On the basis of given arrangement, P is related to yellowand b is related to red. In the saw way, D is related to
A. green
B. grey
C. brown
D. white
E. blue

7. Who amongst the following sits at extreme ends of the rows?
A. the one wearing grey and the one wearing blue dress
B. D and the one wearing red dress
C. P and the one wearing yellow dress
D. Q and C
E. D and the one wearing white dress

8. Who is sitting between R and the one wearing red dress
A. S
B. P
C. the one wearing orange dress
D. Q
E. the one wearing white dress

9. Which of the following is true regarding A?
A. A is wearing orange dress
B. A is facing the person who is second to right of R
C. the one wearing blue faces A
D.the one wearing brown dress is an immediate neighbor of A
E. None of these is true

10. Who is wearing brown dress?
A. A
B. B
C. S
D. Q
E. C

III. Directions: Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below.
India is to play cricket matches with 7 different countries - Zimbabwe, Pakistan, West Indies, Bangladesh, England, Sri Lanka and New Zealand on seven days of a week from Monday to Sunday but not necessarily in the same order.These matches are to be played at different venues - Mumbai, Mohali, Hyderaba d, Ahmedabad, Ranchi, Kanpur and Kolkata again not necessarily in the sameorder. Match with Sri Lanka is to be played on Thursday. The match with New Zealand is to be played in Mohali. Three matches are scheduled between matches with England and New Zealand. The match in Kanpur is to be played on Monday. The matches in Mumbai and Hyderabad are not with Sri Lanka. On Wednesday, there is no match in Ahmedabad or Mohali or Mumbai. The match in Mumbai is played immediately after the day on which match in Kolkata is scheduled. The match in Hyderabad is not before the match in Mohali. There is 1 match scheduled between the matches with Sri Lanka and England. The match with West Indies is not scheduled in Kolkata or Ahmedabad or Ranchi. The match with Zimbabwe is not on Monday. The match in Ahmedabad is scheduled after the match in Mumbai. The match with Pakistan is not scheduled in Kanpur. The match in Mohali is scheduled just before the match in Hyderabad. The match with England and Pakistan is not scheduled in Ahmedabad

11. The match in Mumbai is on which of the following days?
A. Saturday
B. Sunday
C. Tuesday
D. Friday
E. None of these

12. The match with England is played where?
C. Ranchi
D. Cannot be determined
E. None of these

13. Which of the following is correctly matched?
A. Monday - Pakistan - Kanpur
B. Wednesday - West Indies - Hyderabad
C. Friday - West Indies - Ranchi
D. Saturday - Sri Lanka - Kokata
E. Tuesday - New Zealand - Mohali

14. If Tuesday is related to Sri Lanka and Friday to Ahmedabad in a certain way, then to which of the following is Thursday related to?
A. New Zealand
B. West Indies
C. Mohali
D. Ranchi
E. Kolkata

15. How many matches are played between the one played in Hyderabad and the pne played with England?
A. None
B. One
C. Two
D. Three
E. Cannot be determined

IV. Directions : Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below.
10 persons are sitting on 10 chairs in two rows having 6 chairs each such that 1 chair is vacant in each row. In row 1 - A, B, C, D and E are sitting facing South. In row 2 - P, Q, R, S, and T are sitting facing North. All chairs in 1 row are directly opposite the 1 chair in another row. Sitting adjacent means there is no vacant seat in between the persons. Vacant chairs are not facing each other. A is sitting on the second chair which is right of C. P is facing the one who is sitting at second chair to the right of A. R is facing the one who is sitting second to the left of E. Two people are sitting between P and Q. D is facing the vacant chair. There are 2 chairs between B and D. B is facing the one who is sitting at immediate left of R. P is not facing E. E is facing the one who is sitting adjacent to P. Two people are sitting between S and T such that T is sitting to the right of P.

16. Who is sitting opposite the vacantchair?
A. S
B. A
C. R
D.
E. P

17. Who amongest the following sits at extreme ends of the rows?
A. S, R
B. S, C
C. C, B
D. Q, B
E. B, T