Directions (1 - 4): Study the following information carefully and answer
the questions given below:
(i) P, Q, R, S and T finished a work, working from Monday to Saturday,
one of the days being a holiday, each working overtime only on one of
(ii) R or T did not work overtime on the first day.
(iii) Q worked overtime the next day after the holiday.
(iv) The overtime work done on the previous day of the holiday was by R.
(v) There was a two days’ gap between the days on which P and Q worked
(vi) P worked overtime the next day of the overtime day of S.
$Q.$ Which of the following is the correct statement ?
[ A ] P worked overtime last among them.
[ B ] P worked overtime earlier than S.
[ C ] The holiday was on Friday
[ D ] S worked overtime earlier than Q.
Answer : Option
From the clues (i), (iii), (iv) (v) and (vi) we get three possible arrangements
for Monday to Saturday. These arrangements are as follows:
1. R, Holiday, Q, T, S, P
2. T, S, P, R, Holiday, Q
3. S, P, R, Holiday, Q, T
Reject the possibilities 1 and 2 because of clue (ii). Hence, the arrangement
3 is the correct one. Thus, we get