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Ten persons from different companies viz Samsung, Bata, Microsoft, Google, Apple, HCL, ITC, Reliance, Airtel and Vodafone are sitting in two parallel rows containing five people each, in such a way that there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. In row 1- B, C, D, E and F are seated and all of them are facing south. In row-2 R, S, T, U and V are seated and all of them are facing north. Therefore, in the given seating arrangement, each member seated in a row faces another member of the other row. (All the information given above does not the order of seating as in give thefinal arrangement.)
• There people sit between R and the person from Apple. The person from Reliance is an
immediate neighbour of the one who faces the person from Apple. V sits to the immediate left of the one who faces the person from Reliance.
• Only one person sits between V and T. The person from Bata sits second to the right of the one who faces T. F sits second to the left of the person from Google. The person from Google does not sit at an extreme end of the line.
• Only two people sit between F and D. The person from Samsung faces an immediate neighbour of D. U is an immediate neighbour of the person from Microsoft. V is not from Microsoft. B sits second to the left of C.
• The person from ITC is an immediate neighbour of the person from Vodafone. Neither V nor F is from ITC. The person from ITC faces the person from HCL.

Question 178

# Four of the following five are alike in a certain way based on the given arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group

Solution

Three people sit between R and the person from Apple, => R sits at right end in row 2 and the person from apple sits at left end in row 2.

The person from Reliance is an immediate neighbour of the one who faces the person from Apple, => The person from reliance sits second from right end in row 1.

V sits to the immediate left of the one who faces the person from Reliance, => V is from apple.

Only one person sits between V and T, => T sits at the middle in row 2.

The person from Bata sits second to the right of the one who faces T, => The person from Bata sits at extreme right in row 1.

F sits second to the left of the person from Google and the person from Google does not sit at an extreme end of the line, => F sits at extreme left end in row 1 and the person from google sits at middle in the same row.

Only two people sit between F and D, => D sits between the person from Bata and the person from Google.

The person from Samsung faces an immediate neighbour of D, => T is from Samsung.

U is an immediate neighbour of the person from Microsoft, => U sits to the immediatel left of R, who is from Microsoft.

B sits second to the left of C, => C sits at extreme right end in row 1 and B sits at the middle in the same row.

The person from ITC is an immediate neighbour of the person from Vodafone and the person from ITC faces the person from HCL, => E is from ITC and F is from Vodafone and U is from HCL.

Apart from B, all the persons mentioned are sitting at the extreme ends of both rows.

=> Ans - (E)

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