# Circle 15

Directions—(1–5) Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting around a circular table, facing the center. A sits third to the left of C and second to the right of E. B sits second to the right of D who is not an immediate neighbour of E. H sits second to the left of F. G is not an immediate neighbour of D.

Explanation

1. Which of the following pairs has only one person sitting between them, if the counting is done in clockwise direction?
(1) F, G
(2) H, G
(3) H, C
(4) H, B
(5) None of these

2. Who sits third to the right of E?
(1) D
(2) G
(3) F
(4) B
(5) None of these

3. What is the position of G with respect to A’s position?
(1) Immediately to the right
(2) Second to the left
(3) Third to the right
(4) Third to the left
(5) Fourth to the right

4. Who sits between E and A?
(1) F
(2) D
(3) G
(4) B
(5) None of these

5. Starting from A’s position, if all the eight are arranged in alphabetical order in clockwise direction, the seating position of how many members (excluding A) would remain unchanged?
(1) None
(2) One
(3) Two
(4) Three
(5) Four

Directions—(6–10) Read the following passage carefully and answer the questions given below it.
Eight friends A, B C, D, E, F, G and H are sitting in a circle, but not necessarily in the same order. Four of them are facing outside and four of them are facing the center.

1.E faces outside. Both the immediate neighbours of E face the center. H sits second to the right of E. B sits third to the left of E.

2.D faces the center. Both the immediate neighbours of D face outside.

3.G sits second to the left of A. B sits third to the right of H.

4.F is an immediate neighbour of D. C is an immediate neighbour of G. ~

5.D is not an immediate neighbour of B.

Explanation

6. Who amongst the following sits on the immediate right of H?

I) A

2) D

3) C

4) G

5) None of these

7. Who amongst the following sits third to the right of A?

I) D.

2) E

3) F

4) A

5) None of these

8. Four of the following five are alike in a certain way, based on the information given above and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to that group?

I) HA

2) FH

3) GC

4) DA

5) AE

9. If all the people are made to sit in an alphabetical order, in clockwise direction, starting from A, the position of whom amongst the following remains the same (excluding A)?

I) E

2) F

3) C

4) G

5) None of these

10. How many people are seated between A and C (counting clockwise from A)?

I) Two

2) Four

3) None

4) One

5) Three

11. Who amongst the following sits exactly between F and C (and is also their neighbour)?

1) E

2) B

3) G

4) A

5) None of these