Tips And Tricks And Shortcuts To Solve Seating Arrangements

tips and tricks and shortcuts for seating arrangement

Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts for Searing Arrangements

Here, are rapid and easy tips and tricks for you to resolve Seating arrangement problems and competently in competitive exams.

Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts for Seating Arrangement

Seating Arrangement Tips and tricks and shortcuts
tips and tricks to solve seating arrangement

Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts for Seating Arrangement

  • First of all take a quick glance on the given information, after seeing all the steps, you would get an idea of the situation of the people.
  • Determine the practicality of each information and arrange them accordingly.
  • To avoid the confusion of left right in circular and square/rectangular arrangement assume that all people are facing the center until and unless the direction is specified.
  • If the place of any person is not mentioned definitely but it is mentioned on comparison to other, then it is comparative information. For example, A is sitting left to D.
  • If the place of the person is definitely mentioned then it is definite information. For example, A is sitting on the right end.
  • Sometimes a part of definite information may consists of negative information. A negative information does not tell anything but gives an idea to eliminate a possibility. For example, A in not sitting immediate left to B.
  • While solving the questions if you assume that you are among them it will be easier to to get an idea of the arrangement.
  • To solve such type of questions first decode the information and try to draw a pictorial format to understand more effectively.
  • In starting consider those statement which are 100% true.
  • Then try to understand the statement with negative and indirect information.
  • If in any case the possibilities are more than one then try make different diagram for all the possibilities.
  • Eradicate those diagrams which disrupts the other information. And finally at the end you will get the final diagram.

There are 4 types of problems asked in exam:

Seating Arrangement Tips and Tricks : Linear seating arrangement

Question 1.

Ram, Varun, Avni, Jhotsna, Sonali and Kamlesh are sitting in a row. Sonali and Kamlesh are in the sitting in the middle of the row next to each other. Varun and Avni are sitting at the different ends. Avni is sitting right to Ram. 

Who is sitting right to Varun?

Options:
A. Jhotsna
B. Sonali
C. Kamlesh
D. No one

Correct answer: A

Explanation:

According to the information the seating arrangement can be done in the following way:

On the basis of the diagram Jhotsna is sitting right to Varun.

Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts for Seating Arrangement: Double row seating arrangement

Question 2.

Twelve friends are sitting in two rows parallel to each other such that they are at equal distance.
In row A: AB, CD, EF, GH, IJ, KL are seated facing South Direction.
In row B: PQ, RS, TU, VW, XY, ZA are seated facing North Direction. 

GH sits third right to CD, either GH or CD sits at the end of the row. The one facing CD sits second right to XY. Two people sit between RS and ZA, neither RS nor ZA sits at the end of the row. The immediate neighbor of RS is facing the person who sits third left to AB. EF and IJ are immediate neighbors. TU sits second left to PQ. IJ is not facing the immediate neighbor of VW.

How many people are seated between KL and EF?

Options
A. Three
B. Two
C. One
D. Zero

Correct answer: B

Explanation:

According to the information the seating arrangement can be done in the following way:

On the basis of the diagram above two friends are sitting between KL and EF.

Question 3.

Who among the following CD is facing?

A. XY
B. TU
C. VW
D. RS

Correct answer: C

Explanation:

According to the information the seating arrangement can be done in the following way:

On the basis of the diagram above CD is facing VW.

Tips and Tricks For Seating Arrangements :Circular seating arrangement

Question 4.

Seven classmates are sitting together forming a circle and playing some game. They are A, E, G, L, O, R, and X
L is not sitting next to G or O.
A is sitting adjacent to E and G.
X who is sitting second right to L, is adjacent to O and R.

Who is sitting at the third left of E?
A. O
B .R
C. X
D. G

Correct answer A

Explanation:

According to the information given above the seating arrangement can be done in the following way:

On the basis of the diagram above O is sitting third left to E.

Seating Arrangements Tips and Tricks and Shortcuts: Square/Rectangular seating arrangement

Question 5.

Eight people sitting for a meeting around a square table in such a way that 4 of them are sitting at the corners of the table and other 4 are sitting in the center of its sides. They are Suneet, Vineet, Archana, Vimal, Manu, Deny, Fatima, and Puneet. They are sitting in the following directions:

Vineet is sitting third to the right of Manu.
Suneet is immediate neighbor to Manu.
Puneet is sitting between Vimal and Deny.
Suneet and Fatima are at the two ends
Archana is between Vineet and Suneet
Deny is second left to Manu

Where is Puneet sitting?

Options

A. Next to Archana
B. Between Manu and Suneet
C. Adjacent to Deny
D. Second right to Vimal

Correct answer: C

Explanation:

According to the information given above the seating arrangement can be done in the following way:

On the basis of the diagram above Puneet is sitting adjacent to Deny.

tips and tricks and shortcuts for searing arrangement

Please Login/Signup to comment