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High Level Puzzle for IBPS PO Mains

DIRECTIONS (Q1-5): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:-

Seven people – P, Q, R, S, T, U and V – are sitting in a straight line with equal distance between each other, but not necessarily in the same order. Some of them are facing north and some are facing south. Each likes different colors i.e. Red, Pink, Yellow, Blue, Brown, Green and White. Only two people are sitting to the left of V. Only two people sit between V and Q. P sits second to the left of Q. The immediate neighbours of P face opposite directions (i.e. if one of the neighbours faces south then the other faces north and vice versa). Only one person sits between P and R. U sits third to the left of R. S is not an immediate neighbour of Q. Both the immediate neighbours of R face the same direction (i.e. if one neighbour faces south then the other neighbour also faces south and if one neighbour faces north then the other neighbour also faces north). P faces the same direction as R. T faces north. Q sits on the immediate left of T. The person who likes blue faces south direction and only one person can sit to the immediate right. Two persons sit between the persons who like Yellow and Red Respectively. Persons who sit at the extreme end neither likeYellow nor Red. The person who likes Yellow sits exactly in the middle between the person who like Blue and Brown. Neither S nor T likes Pink. The person who likes Red sits to the immediate left of the person who likes White.


Q1. Who among the following likes Brown?

(A) P

(B) R

(C) Other than those given as options

(D) T

(E) U


Q2. Who among the following sits exactly in the middle of the line?

(A) S

(B) P

(C) U

(D) T

(E) R


Q3. Which of the following pairs represents the immediate neighbours of Q?

(A) TU

(B) QP

(C) PR

(D) TV

(E) VU


Q4. Which of the following pairs represents the people sitting at the two extreme ends of the line?

(A) QR

(B) Other than those given as options

(C) TU

(D) SQ

(E) ST


Q5. Who among the following sits second to the right of S?

(A) U

(B) V

(C) Q

(D) Other than those given as options

(E) P



ANS 1. (A)

ANS 2. (B)

ANS 3. (A)

ANS 4. (E)

ANS 5. (B)


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