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Direction To Solve
Directions (Q. 1-10): Each of the questions below consists of a question and two statements numbered I and II given below it. You have to decide whether the data provided in the statements are sufficient to answer the question. Read both the statements and give answer

A) if the data in statement I alone are sufficient to answer the question while the data in
statement II alone are not sufficient to answer the question.

B) if the data in statement II alone are sufficient to answer the question while the data in
statement I alone are not sufficient to answer the question.

C) if the data either in statement I alone or in statement II alone are sufficient to answer
the question.

D) if the data even in both statements I and II together are not sufficient to answer the question.

E) if the data in both statements 1 and II together are necessary to answer the question.
1- Which direction is Shashidhar facing?

Statements:
I. In the early morning Shashidhar was standing in front of a puppet and the shadow of the puppet was falling to the right of Shashidhar.

II. In the early morning Shashidhar was standing on the ground. His shadow was falling behind him when he turned to his left.
2- Who among A, B, C, D and E teaches History?

Statements:
I. Each one of them teaches only one subject. B teaches Mathematics, while E teaches Science. A or C does not teach Geography. A or D does not teach English.

II. C and E are teachers of English and Science respectively and A is the teacher of Mathematics.
3- In a row of boys facing South who is immediate left to Ramakant?

Statements:
I. Suresh is immediate right to Chandrakant, who is fourth to the right of Ramakant.

II. Suresh is third to the right of Ramakant and Naresh is second to the right of Suresh.
4- Who has secured the maximum marks among six friends A,B,C,D,E and F ?

Statements:
I. B secured less marks than A and F but not less than C, D and E.

II. F secured more marks than B but not as much as A.
5- What will be the position of hour hand of a clock at 7.30 PM?

Statements:
I. There are English alphabets on the dial of the clock instead of digits.

II. The hour hand is at P at 7 O’clock.
6- Mahesh’s flat is on which floor of the five-floor apartment?

Statements:
I. His flat is exactly above Ganesh’s flat whose flat is exactly above Nitin’s first-floor flat.

II. Jeevan’s flat, which is adjacent to Mahesh’s flat, is exactly below Ahmed’s flat, who is on fourth floor.
7- At present, how many villagers are voters in village ‘X’?

Statements:
I. There were 860 voters in village ‘X’ in the list prepared for the last election.

II. The present list of village ‘X’ has 15% more voters than the list for the last election.
8- How many stations are there while going from station ‘X’to station’Y’?

Statements:
I. Station ‘G’ precedes station ‘ Y’ and station ‘K’ is next station after station ‘X’.

II. Station ‘M’ is third from ‘K’ and there are 4 stations between M and Y.
9- How many books did Dinesh purchase in ‘X’ bookshop?

Statements:
I. Dinesh wanted to purchase 65 books, but only 45 books were available in shop’X’.

II. Dinesh selected 37 books but had money to purchase 27 books and asked for some credit to which the shopkeeper of’X’ bookstall did not agree.
10- If the first day of a month is Thursday, how many days were there in that month?

Statements:
I. The fourth Sunday happened to be on 25th.

II. The last day of the month was the fifth Saturday of that month.
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