Free Online Test 360


"Everyone is wise until he speaks."
- (Proverb)
Verbal Reasoning :: Puz Quiz 2
Home » Verbal Reasoning » Puz Quiz 2 » General Questions - Discussion
1 . 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 the days.
(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 over time.
(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. right
Answer : Option D
Explanation :
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

Workspace Report error
Write your comments here:
Name *: Email:

© 2016 by . All Rights Reserved | Copyright | Terms of Use & Privacy Policy

Contact us:     A venture of Jenisys Systems Pvt Ltd Protection Status