# Complex PUZZLE- IPPB / NIACL (BASED ON NEW PATTERN)

Directions (Q. 1-4): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

Mr X is trying to make a team of four players for a tennis tournament. He has seven players for that purpose. Among them. A, B and C are males and M, N, O and P are females. All players are of equal ability and there must be at least two males in a team. For a team of four, all players must be able to play with each other. Player B cannot play with player M. Player C cannot play with Player P. Player M cannot play with Player O.

1.If Player O is selected and Player B is rejected then the team will consist of which of these four

 players? 1) A, C, M and O 2) A, C, N and O 3) A, C, P and O 4) A, N, P and O 5) None of these 2.If Player M is on the team, which other players must be there on the team? 1) A, B and N 2) A, C and N 3) A, C and O 4) A, C and P 5) None of these

3.Which statement(s) is/are false considering the above information?

• Player B and C are never selected together.
• Player C and O are never selected together.
• Player C and N are never selected together.
 1) Only A 2) Only B 3) Only C 4) Only A and B 5) A, B and C

4.Which statement is certainly true?

• If M plays, A also plays.
• If O plays, B also plays.
• If M plays, O also plays.
 1) Only C 2) Only B 3) Only A 4) Only A and B 5) Only A and C

Directions (Q. 5-9): Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.

There are ten friends sitting in two parallel rows numbered I and II. In each row, there are five persons and there is an equal distance between adjacent persons. Members in row I are facing the members of row II.

A, B, C, D and E are sitting in row I, facing south. P, Q, R, S and T are sitting in row II, facing north. All ot them are not necessarily sitting in the same order. C is facing R. B and E are not facing S. A sits at one of the ends. T is fourth to the right of P and is facing E. Q sits between R and P.

 5.Who is facing Q? 1) A 2) D 3) Either A or D 4) B 5) None of these 6.Which of the following pairs are sitting diagonally opposite? 1) A, P 2) E, P 3) T, E

4) B, T                                                 5) None of these

7.Which of the following pairs occupies the middle position of the row?

 1) B, S 2) E, T 3) R, C 4) D, Q 5) None of these 8.Which of the following is S’s position? 1) Between Q and T 2) Second to the right of P 3) Facing B 4) On the immediate left of T 5) None of these

9.Which of the following gives the sitting order of persons sitting in row I from your right to left?

 1) B, D, C, A, E 2) A, B, C, D, E 3) E, D, C, B, A 4) E, C, B, D, A 5) None of these