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**Directions :** Read the following information and answer the questions that follow :

- There are five friends —
**Sachin, Kunal, Mohit, Amy**and**Rohan.** **Sachin**is shorter than**Kunal**but taller than**Rohan**.**Mohit**is the tallest.**Anuj**is a little shorter than**Kunal**and little taller than**Sachin**.

Who is the **shortest** ?

Rohan

Sachin

Anuj

Kunal

Let us denote the five boys by the first letter of their names, namely * S, K, M, A *and

Then.

**R < S < K < M****S < A < K**

Therefore **R < S < A < K < M**

**Rohan** is **shortest**

**Directions :** Read the following information and answer the questions that follow :

- There are five friends —
**Sachin, Kunal, Mohit, Amy**and**Rohan.** **Sachin**is shorter than**Kunal**but taller than**Rohan**.**Mohit**is the tallest.**Anuj**is a little shorter than**Kunal**and little taller than**Sachin**.

If they stand in the order of their heights, who will be in the **middle** ?

Kunal

Rohan

Sachin

Anuj

**R < S < A < K < M**

**Anuj** is in the **middle**

**Directions :** Read the following information and answer the questions that follow :

- There are five friends —
**Sachin, Kunal, Mohit, Amy**and**Rohan.** **Sachin**is shorter than**Kunal**but taller than**Rohan**.**Mohit**is the tallest.**Anuj**is a little shorter than**Kunal**and little taller than**Sachin**.

If they stand in the order of **increasing** heights, who will be the **second** ?

Ajay

Sachin

Rohan

Kunal

**R < S < A < K < M**

In the order of **increasing** heights, **Sachin** is **second**

**Directions :** Read the following information and answer the questions that follow :

- There are five friends —
**Sachin, Kunal, Mohit, Amy**and**Rohan.** **Sachin**is shorter than**Kunal**but taller than**Rohan**.**Mohit**is the tallest.**Anuj**is a little shorter than**Kunal**and little taller than**Sachin**.

Who is the **second tallest** ?

Sachin

Kunal

Ajay

Rohan

**R < S < A < K < M**

**Kunal** is **second tallest.**

**Directions :** Read the following information and answer the questions that follow :

- There are five friends —
**Sachin, Kunal, Mohit, Amy**and**Rohan.** **Sachin**is shorter than**Kunal**but taller than**Rohan**.**Mohit**is the tallest.**Anuj**is a little shorter than**Kunal**and little taller than**Sachin**.

Who is taller than **Anuj** but shorter than **Mohit** ?

Kunal

Rohan

Sachin

Data inadequate

**R < S < A < K < M**

**Kunal** is taller than **Anuj** but shorter than **Mohit**.

**Directions :** Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow :

**Gopal**is shorter than**Ashok**but taller than**Kunal**.**Navin**is shorter than**Kunal**.**Jayesh**is taller than**Navin**.**Ashok**is taller than**Jayesh**.

Who among them is the **tallest** ?

Gopal

Ashok

Kunal

Navin

In terms of height, we have :

**Kunal < Gopal < Ashok****Navin < Kunal****Navin < Jayesh****Jayesh < Ashok**

Therefore

**Navin < Kunal < Gopal < Jayesh < Ashok**.

Clearly, **Ashok** is the **tallest**.

**Directions :** Read the following information carefully and answer the questions that follow :

**Gopal**is shorter than**Ashok**but taller than**Kunal**.**Navin**is shorter than**Kunal**.**Jayesh**is taller than**Navin**.**Ashok**is taller than**Jayesh**.

Which of the following information is **not necessary** to know the tallest one ?

Gopal is shorter than Ashok but taller than Kunal.

Navin is shorter than Kunal.

Jayesh is taller than Navin.

Ashok is taller than Jayesh.

**Directions :** Study the following information and answer the questions

- A blacksmith has five iron articles
and**A, B, C, D**, each having a different weight.**E** weighs twice as much as**A**.**B**weighs four and a half times as much as**B**.**C**weighs half as much as**C**.**D**weighs half as much as**D**.**E**weighs less than**E**but more than**A**.**C**

Which of the following is the **lightest** in weight ?

A

B

C

D

Let ** C's** weight be

Then,

weight is*D's*.**2x**weight is*E's*.**4x**weight**B's****4.5x**weight is**A's**.**9x**

So, the order of weights can be

**A > B > E > D > C**

* C* is the

**Directions :** Study the following information and answer the questions

- A blacksmith has five iron articles
and**A, B, C, D**, each having a different weight.**E** weighs twice as much as**A**.**B**weighs four and a half times as much as**B**.**C**weighs half as much as**C**.**D**weighs half as much as**D**.**E**weighs less than**E**but more than**A**.**C**

* E* is

A, B

B, C

C, D

D, A

**A > B > E > D > C**

* E* is

**Directions :** Study the following information and answer the questions

- A blacksmith has five iron articles
and**A, B, C, D**, each having a different weight.**E** weighs twice as much as**A**.**B**weighs four and a half times as much as**B**.**C**weighs half as much as**C**.**D**weighs half as much as**D**.**E**weighs less than**E**but more than**A**.**C**

* E* is

A, B

B, C

C, D

D, A

**A > B > E > D > C**

* E* is heavier than

**Directions :** Study the following information and answer the questions

- A blacksmith has five iron articles
and**A, B, C, D**, each having a different weight.**E** weighs twice as much as**A**.**B**weighs four and a half times as much as**B**.**C**weighs half as much as**C**.**D**weighs half as much as**D**.**E**weighs less than**E**but more than**A**.**C**

Which of the following articles is the **heaviest** in weight ?

A

B

C

D

**A > B > E > D > C**

Clearly, * A* is the

**Directions :** Study the following information and answer the questions

- A blacksmith has five iron articles
and**A, B, C, D**, each having a different weight.**E** weighs twice as much as**A**.**B**weighs four and a half times as much as**B**.**C**weighs half as much as**C**.**D**weighs half as much as**D**.**E**weighs less than**E**but more than**A**.**C**

Which of the following represents the **descending** order of weights of the articles ?

**A > B > E > D > C**

Clearly, the **descending** order of weights is

* A, B, E, D, C*.

**Directions :** Study the information given below and answer the questions that follow :

- There are eight friends —
and**A, B, C, D, E, F, G**.**H** is taller than**B**but shorter than**A****C**is taller than**C**but shorter than**B****D**is taller than**E**but shorter than**D****F**is taller than**G**but shorter than**F****H**

Who among them is the **tallest** ?

A

D

F

H

The correct sequence is

**A < B < C < D < E < F < G < H**

Therefore

* H* is the

**Directions :** Study the information given below and answer the questions that follow :

- There are eight friends —
and**A, B, C, D, E, F, G**.**H** is taller than**B**but shorter than**A****C**is taller than**C**but shorter than**B****D**is taller than**E**but shorter than**D****F**is taller than**G**but shorter than**F****H**

Who among them is the **shortest** ?

A

B

C

D

The correct sequence is

**A < B < C < D < E < F < G < H**

Therefore

* A* is the

**Directions :** Study the information given below and answer the questions that follow :

- There are eight friends —
and**A, B, C, D, E, F, G**.**H** is taller than**B**but shorter than**A****C**is taller than**C**but shorter than**B****D**is taller than**E**but shorter than**D****F**is taller than**G**but shorter than**F****H**

Who is taller than * G* ?

D

F

G

H

The correct sequence is

**A < B < C < D < E < F < G < H**

Therefore

* H* is taller than

**Directions :** Study the information given below and answer the questions that follow :

- There are eight friends —
and**A, B, C, D, E, F, G**.**H** is taller than**B**but shorter than**A****C**is taller than**C**but shorter than**B****D**is taller than**E**but shorter than**D****F**is taller than**G**but shorter than**F****H**

Who is shorter than * B* ?

A

C

D

E

The correct sequence is

**A < B < C < D < E < F < G < H**

Therefore

* A* is shorter than

**Directions :** Study the information given below and answer the questions that follow :

- There are eight friends —
and**A, B, C, D, E, F, G**.**H** is taller than**B**but shorter than**A****C**is taller than**C**but shorter than**B****D**is taller than**E**but shorter than**D****F**is taller than**G**but shorter than**F****H**

Who is not taller than * E* ?

D

F

G

H

The correct sequence is

**A < B < C < D < E < F < G < H**

Therefore

* D* is not taller than

**Directions :** Study the information given below and answer the questions that follow :

- There are eight friends —
and**A, B, C, D, E, F, G**.**H** is taller than**B**but shorter than**A****C**is taller than**C**but shorter than**B****D**is taller than**E**but shorter than**D****F**is taller than**G**but shorter than**F****H**

Who is not shorter than * D* ?

A

B

C

E

The correct sequence is

**A < B < C < D < E < F < G < H**

Therefore

* E* is not shorter than

**Directions :** Study the information given below and answer the questions that follow :

- There are eight friends —
and**A, B, C, D, E, F, G**.**H** is taller than**B**but shorter than**A****C**is taller than**C**but shorter than**B****D**is taller than**E**but shorter than**D****F**is taller than**G**but shorter than**F****H**

Who is taller than * E* but shorter than

A

B

D

F

The correct sequence is

**A < B < C < D < E < F < G < H**

Therefore

* F* is taller than

**Directions :** Study the information given below and answer the questions that follow :

- There are eight friends —
and**A, B, C, D, E, F, G**.**H** is taller than**B**but shorter than**A****C**is taller than**C**but shorter than**B****D**is taller than**E**but shorter than**D****F**is taller than**G**but shorter than**F****H**

Who is shorter than * D* but taller than

A

C

F

G

The correct sequence is

**A < B < C < D < E < F < G < H**

Therefore

* C* is shorter than