Logical Reasoning previous years questions (CAT) - Set 0003


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    Question 5

    At a village mela, the following six nautankis (plays) are schedule as shown in the table below:

    Nautanki                       Duration                                     Show times

    1. Sati Savitri                1 hour                                9.00 am and 2.00 pm

    2. Joru ka Gulam           1 hour                               10.30 am and 11.30 am

    3. Sunder Kand              30 minutes                       10.00 am and 11.00 am

    4. Veer Abhimanyu        1 hour                               10.00 am and 11.00 am

    5. Reshma aur Shera     1 hour                               9.30 am, 12.00 noon and 2.00 pm

    6. Jhansi ki Rani            30 minutes                       11.00 am and 1.30 pm

    You wish to see all the six nautankis. Further you wish to ensure that you get a lunch break from 12.30 p.m. to 1.30 p.m.

    Which of the following ways can you do this?   

    (a) Sati-Savitri is viewed first; Sunder Kand is viewed third and Jhansi ki Rani is viewed last.

    (b) Sati-Savitri is viewed last; Sunder Kand is viewed third and Jhansi ki Rani is viewed last.

    (c) Sati-Savitri is viewed first; Sunder Kand is viewed third and Joru ka Gulam is viewed fourth.

    (d) Veer Abhimanyu is viewed third; Reshma aur Shera is viewed fourth and Jhansi ki Rani is viewed fifth.

    (CAT 2001)



  • @mbatious (d) table drawing would suffice as it is clear and option d would
    satisfy.



  • @mbatious c option is appropriate here.



  • @mbatious whats the answer?



  • The instructor for radha is elina
    option b?



  • @mbatious Answer is B Elina



  • @mbatious the possible group of 4 includes David, Kavita, Shyam and Rahim while the rest, i.e., Peter, Ram and Fiza goes in group of 3 members. Hence, the answer goes:
    a) b
    b) b
    c) c



  • @mbatious W1 of 5 members: Sonali, Shalini, Shubhra, Shahira and Rupa.. instructor A
    W2 of 3 members: Rupali, Renuka, Komal.. instructor C
    W3 of 1 member: Radha.. instructor E
    W4 of 4 members: Ruchika, Somya, Swetha, Jyothika.. instructor B
    W5 of 2 members: Ritu, Tara.. instructor D
    Hence, answer is Elina.



  • @mbatious answer is D. Make table and go through options



  • @mbatious answer to 1 is c but for 2 it is either a or b.. not sure


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