Analytical Reasoning (30)

Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below:
A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H are eight persons who live in an eight-storey building. The ground floor is numbered one and the topmost floor is numbered eight. Each of them have different profession, viz Chemist, Agrologist, Architect, Lawyer, Pharmacist, Dentist, Geologist and Physician, but not necessarily in the same order. 
There is only one floor between A and the floor on which the person who is Physician lives. The person who is Physician does not live on floor number 1. D lives just below B. The one who is Chemist lives on an even-numbered floor and just above the floor on which the one who is Pharmacist lives. The one who is Dentist lives on an even-numbered floor but not on the 8th floor. Neither D nor H lives on the 1st floor. Only one person lives between the one who is Geologist and D. A lives on an odd-numbered floor and E lives just above A. B lives on the fourth floor. Only two persons live between the one who is Dentist and A. F lives just below the one who is Pharmacist. D is neither Pharmacist nor Physician. The one who is Architect does not live on an odd-numbered floor. G is not an Agrologist. There are two floors between the floor on which H lives and the floor on which E lives. Only two persons live between the one who is Lawyer and the one who is Architect.

Explanations

Q1. Who among the following is Agrologist?
(a) D
(b) C
(c) F
(d) E
(e) None of these
Q2. How many persons live between E and B?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) Four
(e) None of these
Q3. Who among the following lives on the topmost floor?
(a) The one who is Chemist
(b) The one who is Dentist
(c) The one who is Architect
(d) The one who is Agrologist
(e) None of these
Q4. Which of the following combinations is/are true?
(a) Floor no. 2 – D – Lawyer
(b) Floor no. 5 – F – Physician
(c) Floor no. 1 – C – Agrologist
(d) Floor no. 8 – E – Chemist
(e) None of these
Q5. What is the profession of A?
(a) Chemist
(b) Physician
(c) Dentist
(d) Pharmacist
(e) None of these

Answers

1. Ans.(b)
2. Ans.(c)
3. Ans.(a)
4. Ans.(d)
5. Ans.(d)

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