Directions (1–5): In the following questions, the symbols @, $, %, # and © are used with the following meanings illustrated—
‘X @ Y’ means ‘X is not smaller than Y’.
‘X $ Y’ means ‘X is not greater than Y’.
‘X % Y’ means ‘X is neither smaller than nor equal to Y’.
‘X # Y’ means ‘X is neither greater than nor equal to Y’.
‘X © Y’ means ‘X is neither smaller than nor greater than Y’.
In each of the following questions assuming the given statements to be true, find out which of the two conclusions I and II given below them is/are definitely true. Give answer:
(a) If only I is true. (b) If only II is true. (c) If either I or II is true (d) If neither I nor II is true.
(e) If both I and II are true.
Q1. Statements: P $ T, T @ L, U % L
Conclusions: I. P @ L II. U©L
Q2. Statements : A @B, B%D, D©K
Conclusions: I. A©K II. B%K
Q3. Statements: J # K, K©L, P$L
Conclusions: I. P$K II. J#L
Q4. Statements: T % O, T # M, M@ V
Conclusions: I. M % T II. O % V
Q5. Statements: K @ T, T # C, U $ P
Conclusions : I. C © K II. C % K
Directions (Q.6 – 10): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.
Eight friends Suchit, Sameer, Shivam, Shubham, Sneha, Swati, Somya and Shruti are sitting around a circular table. Three friends facing outside the centre while, five friends are facing towards the centre. Sameer sits third to the right of Swati. Shubham is not an immediate neighbour of Shruti. Shivam sits third to the left of Shubham, who is second to the right of Suchit. Two friends are sitting between Shruti and Sneha and two are sitting between Swati and Sneha. Shivam is second to the left of Somya, who is facing the centre. Sameer is facing the centre. Sneha is not opposite Swati or Shivam. Shivam faces the centre whereas Shruti faces outside the centre.
Q6. Who sits fifth to the left of Shruti?
(a) Shivam (b) Swati (c) Sneha (d) Suchit (e) None of these
Q7. Which of the following statements is not true?
(a) Shruti is sitting third to the right of Shubham. (b) Sneha is sitting opposite Suchit.
(c) Swati is sitting third to the left of Sneha. (d) Somya is sitting between Shubham and Sneha.
(e) All are true
Q8. Who is sitting on the immediate right of Suchit?
(a) Sameer (b) Somya (c) Sneha (d) Shruti (e) None of these
Q9. Who is sitting opposite Somya?
(a) Sameer (b) Sneha (c) Shruti (d) Shivam (e) Shubham
Q10. Which group of three friends is facing outside the circle?
(a) Suchit, Shruti and Somya (b) Sameer, Sneha and Shruti (c) Suchit, Sneha and Swati
(d)Sneha, Suchit and Shruti (e) None of these