Directions (1-3): Study the following information to answer the given questions:

J, P, Q, R, S, T, U and V are four married couples sitting in a circle facing the centre, The profession of the males within the group are lecturer, lawyer, doctor and scientist. Among the males, only R (the lawyer) and V (the scientist) are sitting together. Each man is seated besides his wife. U, the wife of the lecturer is seated second to the right of V. T is seated between U and V. P is the wife of the doctor. Q is not the doctor. S is a male.

1. Which of the following is P's position with respect to S?

Second to the right

Second to the left

Immediate right

Immediate left

Third to the left

2. Which of the following is not true regarding the couples?

P is the wife of S

T is the wife of Q

R is the husband of J

J and S are seated adjacent to each other

All are true

3. Four of the following are alike in a certain way based on their seating position in the above arrangement and so form a group. Which is the one that does not belong to the group?

RSJ

TRV

UTV

SQP

UPQ

Directions (4-5): Study the following information carefully and answer the questions which follow:

A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule. Following is an illustration of input and the rearrangement.

(Single digit numbers are preceded by a zero. All other numbers are two digit numbers.)

Input: when 19 will you 07 be 40 coming 62 home 100 89

Step I: be when 19 will you 0740 coming 62 home 100 89

Step II: be 07 when 19 will you 40 coming 62 home 100 89

Step III be 07 coming when 19 will you 40 62 home 100 89

Step IV: be 07 coming 19 when will you 40 62 home 100 89

Step V: be 07 coming 19 home when will you 40 62 100 89

Step VI: be 07 coming 19 home 40 when will you 62 100 89

Step VII: be 07 coming 19 home 40 when 62 will you 100 89

Step VIII: be 07 coming 19 home 40 when 62 will 89 you 100

Step VIII is the last step of the arrangement of the above input as the intended arrangement is obtained. As per the rules followed in the above steps. Find out in each of the following questions the appropriate steps for the given input. Input for the questions

Input: next 57 problem 82 14 trend 02 purchase growth 41

4. How many steps would be needed to complete the arrangement?

V

VI

VIII

VII

Cannot be determined

5. Which of the following would be the final arrangement?

Growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 82 trend.

Growth next problem purchase trend 02 14 41 57 82.

Growth 02 next 14 problem 41 purchase 57 trend 82.

Growth 82 next 57 purchase 41 problem 14 next 02.

None of these