Seating Arrangement Test Questions & Answers : Reasoning


Seating Arrangements - Logical Reasoning Problems and Solutions

Directions (1 to 5) : Read the following information to answer the given questions.

(i) A, B, C, D, E, F and G are playing cards sitting around a circular table

(ii) D is not neighbour of C or E.

(iii)A is neighbour of B and C.

(iv) G, who is second to the left of D, is the neighbour of E and F.


  • Which of the following is correct?
    A.) B is between A and D B.) D is between F and G.
    C.) E is to the immediate right of G D.) F is to the immediate left of G
    Answer: Option 'A'

    We are given : G is second to the left of D and G is the neighbour of E and F.

    That is, G is sitting between E and F. But D is not neighbour of E.

    Hence, EGFD --> ACE

    Now, A is sitting between B and C.

    But D is not neighbour of C.

    So, B is the neighbour of D.



    B is between A and D



  • Which of the following will be D's position after E and D interchange their places?
    A.) BD B.) EC
    C.) AE D.) GF
    Answer: Option 'D'

    We are given : G is second to the left of D and G is the neighbour of E and F.

    That is, G is sitting between E and F. But D is not neighbour of E.

    Hence, EGFD --> ACE

    Now, A is sitting between B and C.

    But D is not neighbour of C.

    So, B is the neighbour of D.



    F sits to the immediate right of C.



  • Which of the following will be D's position after E and D interchange their places?
    A.) Neighbour to G and C B.) To the immediate right of F
    C.) Neighbour of C and A D.) To the immediate left of C
    Answer: Option 'A'

    We are given : G is second to the left of D and G is the neighbour of E and F.

    That is, G is sitting between E and F. But D is not neighbour of E.

    Hence, EGFD --> ACE

    Now, A is sitting between B and C.

    But D is not neighbour of C.

    So, B is the neighbour of D.



    F sits to the immediate right of C.



  • Which of the following has the second person sitting between the first and third person?
    A.) DAB B.) BCA
    C.) GFD D.) GCE
    Answer: Option 'C'

    We are given : G is second to the left of D and G is the neighbour of E and F.

    That is, G is sitting between E and F. But D is not neighbour of E.

    Hence, EGFD --> ACE

    Now, A is sitting between B and C.

    But D is not neighbour of C.

    So, B is the neighbour of D.



    F is sitting between G and D.



  • Which of the following is wrong?
    A.) A is to the immediate right of B B.) B is to the immediate left of D
    C.) F is between G and D D.) E is between G and C
    Answer: Option 'C'

    We are given : G is second to the left of D and G is the neighbour of E and F.

    That is, G is sitting between E and F. But D is not neighbour of E.

    Hence, EGFD --> ACE

    Now, A is sitting between B and C.

    But D is not neighbour of C.

    So, B is the neighbour of D.



    B is to the immediate left of D.



Directions (1 to 5) : Read the information given in the questions and on the basis of the information, select the questions Given
after the information.


Seven friends Kiran, Mahesh, Rajesh, Abhi, Ganesh, Prasad and Parveen are sitting in a circle. Kiran, Mahesh, Rajesh, Abhi, Prasad and Parveen are sitting at equal distances from each other. Rajesh is sitting after two places right of Prasad, who is sitting one place right of Abhi. Kiran forms an angle of 90 degrees from Ganesh and an angle of 120 degrees from Mahesh. Mahesh is just opposite Parveen and is sitting on the left of Ganesh.

  • Who is the only person sitting between Rajesh and Mahesh ?
    A.) Prasad B.) Abhi
    C.) Ganesh D.) Kiran
    Answer: Option 'C'





  • Ganesh is not sitting at equal distance from
    A.) Mahesh and Prasad B.) Abhi and Kiran
    C.) Rajesh and Prasad D.) All of the Above
    Answer: Option 'D'





  • Ganesh is sitting .............. of Parveen.
    A.) to the left B.) two places right
    C.) to the right D.) three places left
    Answer: Option 'D'





  • The angle between Ganesh and Mahesh in the clockwise direction is ?
    A.) 30 degree B.) 210 degree
    C.) 180 degree D.) 90 degree
    Answer: Option 'A'





  • Which of the following statements is not correct ?
    A.) Prasad is between Mahesh and Kiran B.) Mahesh is two places away from Parveen
    C.) Ganesh is sitting opposite Prasad D.) All of Above
    Answer: Option 'D'







1. P, Q, R, S, T, U, and V, W are sitting in a circle facing the center.

2. P sits second to the right of w who is 3rd to the left of T.

3. Only 3 persons sit between R and V

4. S and T are immediate neighbors of R and v.

5. V sits between R and S.

6. V is not an immediate neighbors to T.


  • Who is facing u?
    A.) P B.) Q
    C.) R D.) V
    Answer: Option 'A'



  • Who is third to the left of D?
    A.) U B.) Q
    C.) R D.) T
    Answer: Option 'C'



  • Who is immediate right of P?
    A.) Q B.) T
    C.) S D.) U
    Answer: Option 'B'



  • Who is immediate left of S?
    A.) R B.) U
    C.) W D.) None of these
    Answer: Option 'B'



  • Who are the neighbors of Q?
    A.) R and T B.) T and U
    C.) R and P D.) T and S
    Answer: Option 'A'



  • Which of the following statements are not true?
    A.) R and Q are neighbors of Q B.) R is third left of D
    C.) U is immediate left of S D.) Q is immediate right of P
    Answer: Option 'D'



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