## Friday, 5 April 2019

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Choose the correct answer from the given options.
41. If a > b and b > a. Then ?
(A) a = b
(B) a ≠ b
(C) Cannot be evaluated
(D) Impossible
42. If a > b, b > c and d > a then ?
(A) b < d
(B) a < c
(C) b > d
(D) c > d
Question (3-7):
7 persons live in a street, having houses in line. Consider the following:
1. A lives in the corner’s house
2. C is between E and G
3. There is 1 house between D and F
4. F is neighbor of G
5. There are two houses between A and G
43. Who lives in the second corner?
(A) B
(B) C
(C) D
(D) E
44. Who lives in the middle?
(A) C
(B) D
(C) E
(D) G
45. Who lives between B and G?
(A) D
(B) E
(C) F
(D) C
46. __________ is neighbor of A?
(A) F
(B) E
(C) D
(D) C
47. There are __________ houses between B and E?
(A) 0
(B) 1
(C) 2
(D) 3
41(A) 42(A) 43(C) 44(D) 45(C) 46(B) 47(D)
EXPLANATION: GAT SAMPLE ANALYTICAL REASONING
41. (A) If a > b and also a < b then by property a = b.
42. (A) a > b, b > c implies a > c and it is given that a < d. Hence, b < d.
Q. 7 persons live in a street
_ _ _ _ _ _ _
1. A lives in the corner’s house
A _ _ _ _ _ _
2. C is between E and G
E C G or G C E
3. There is 1 house between D and F
D _ F or F _ D
4. F is neighbor of G
F G or G F
5. There are two houses between A and G
A _ _ G or G _ _ A
Let’s try (5) as
A _ _ G _ _ _
From (2), we have
A E C G _ _ _
From (4)
A E C G F _ _
From (3)
A E C G F _ D
Finally,
A E C G F B D
We can see that all the conditions are satisfied, hence, this is the right arrangement. Now, all answers could be answered easily.