# Arrangement Puzzles : Set 74

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## Arrangement Puzzles : Set 74

Arrangement questions or Arrangement puzzles are important for all competitive exams. In every exam 2-3 sets i.e. 10 to 15 questions are asked from this section. There are different type of arrangement based questions which include 2 hierarchy, 3 hierarchy and 4 hierarchy questions. More is the hierarchy more will be the difficulty level of the set. One more fact that is attached with arrangement questions that if you solve it right, all marks are yours, but vice versa is also true. So we are here with today’s set related to arrangement based puzzles.

Six peoples J, K, L, M, N, and O live in a 7 floor building ground floor is number one above the floor number two and so on but not necessary in the same order. One of the floors is vacant. K lives one of the odd number floors above the floor number 4. There are three floors between K and N. There are two people lives between N and the vacant floor. L is not the neighbor of K and lives an odd number floor but not on floor number 1. L lives just above the floor on which O lives. J lives an odd numbered floor above the floor number 3.

Q1. Which of the following floor is vacant floor?
(a) 1
(b) 3
(c) 4
(d) 6
(e) None of these.

Q2. On which of the following floor does O live?
(a) 6th
(b) 4th
(c) 2nd
(d) Can’t be determined
(e) None of these.

Q3. How many people live between L and J?
(a) One
(b) Two
(c) Three
(d) More than three
(e) None

Q4. Who among the following lives on the ground floor?
(a) O
(b) K
(c) M
(d) L
(e) None of these.

Q5. Who among the following lives immediate below the floor on which J lives?
(a) O
(b) M
(c) L
(d) K
(e) None

Solutions

Step-1:- K lives one of the odd number floors above the floor number 4. There are three people’s lives between K and N. There are two people’s lives between N and the vacant floor. There must be two possibilities:-

Step-2:- L is not the neighbor of K and lives an odd number floor but not on floor number 1. L lives just above the floor on which O lives.

Final Step:- J lives an odd numbered floor above the floor number 3. From this statement case-2 has been eliminated.

1. C
2. C
3. B
4. E
5. B