# Reasoning - Seating Arrangement Practice Test for SBI PO and Clerks 2018

Directions (Q.No. 1 - 7) : Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

A, B, C, D, E, F, G and H, who are of different heights, are sitting around a circular table facing at the centre, but not necessarily in the same order. Each of them plays a different game, viz Tennis, Hockey, Cricket, Football, Chess, Basketball, Swimming and Shooting.

The Swimmer, who is shorter than only Basketball player, sits second to the left of C. The Basketball player sits third to the left of A. There is only one player between the Shooter and the Hockey player, and he is taller than E but shorter than Tennis player. There is only one person between A and E. Football player, who is shorter than E, sits immediately next to Basketball player who is immediate right of D. Hockey player is not seated adjacent to Basketball player. B and F always sit adjacent to each other. F sits second to the right of the Shooter who is taller than only chess player. E, who plays Hockey, sits third to the right of the Chess player. G is not a Swimmer. B and A do not play Chess and cricket respectively.

1. Who among the following is a Tennis player ?
1. Can't be determined
2. Which of the following is true with respect to the given sitting arrangement ?
1. The Shooter is on the immediate left of the Cricketer
2. The Basketball player and the Swimmer sit opposite to each other
3. The Football player sits exactly between the Cricketer and the Chess player
4. F is a Basketball player
5. None of these
3. Who is ranking fifth in the descending order of heights of the persons ?
1. Can't be determined
4. What is the position of H with respect to the basketball player ?
1. Third to the left
2. Third to the right
3. Fifth to the left
4. Fourth to the left
5. None of these
5. Which of the following would come in place of question mark based upon the given sitting arrangement ?
EC, BF, HE, FG ?
1. CD
2. DB
3. HE
4. BD
5. None of these
6. In which of the following third person sits between the first and second person ?
1. CDE
2. DBF
3. HEA
4. BDC
5. FAG
7. How many persons are there between H and D in the order of heights of the given persons ?
1. One
2. Two
3. Three
4. Four
5. Five
(Q.No : 8 - 12) Study the given information carefully to answer the given questions.
Seven people - A, B, C, D, E, F and G 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. Only two people are sitting to the left of G Only two people sit between G and B. A sits second to the left of B. The immediate neighbors of A face opposite directions (ie if one of the neighbors faces south then the other faces noth and vice versa). Only one person sits between A and C. F sits third to the left of C. D is not an immediate neighbor of B. Both the immediate neighbors of C face the same direction (ie if one neighbor faces south then the other neighbor also faces south and if one neighbor faces north than the other neighbor also faces north). A faces the same direction as C. E faces north. B sits on the immediate left of E.
8. Who among the following sits exactly between G and the one who is sitting on the immediate left of B ?
1. C
2. Other than those given as options
9. Who among the following sits exactly in the middle of the line ?
10. Which of the following statements is TRUE as per the given information ?
1. D faces south
2. G sits third to the left of B.
3. None of the given options are true.
4. D sits exactly between C and A.
5. F sits in the immediate right of
11. Which of the following pairs rep-resents the people sitting at the two extreme ends of the line ?
1. BC
2. Other than those given as options
3. EF
4. DB
5. DE
12. Who among the following sits second to the right of D ?
1. Other than those given as options
Solutions :

(1-7)
1) 1
2) 2
3) 3
4) 4
5) 2
6) 5
7) 4

Order of heights :

B > H > A > C > E > F > D > G

(8-12)

8) 1
9) 2
10) 2
11) 5
12) 2