LSAT 2007: Section 1 (Part 2 of 4)

Passage for question:

Exactly three films-Greed, Harvest, and Limelight-will be shown in a film club's festival which will be held on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Each of these films is shown minimum once during the festival but cannot be shown more than once on a given day. On each day at least one film is shown. Films are shown one at a time. The following conditions apply: On Thursday Harvest is shown, and no film is shown after it on that day. On Friday either Greed or Limelight, is shown but both together are not shown and no film is shown after it on that day. Similarly, on Saturday either Greed or Harvest, but not both, is shown, and no film is shown after it on that day.

  1. Which one of the following do you think could be a complete and accurate sequence in which the films are shown at the festival?

    1. Thursday: Limelight, then Harvest; Friday: Limelight; Saturday: Harvest

    2. Thursday: Harvest; Friday: Greed, then Limelight; Saturday: Limelight, then Greed

    3. Thursday: Harvest; Friday: Limelight; Saturday: Limelight, then Greed

    4. Thursday: Greed, then Harvest, then Limelight; Friday: Limelight; Saturday: Greed

    5. Thursday: Greed, then Harvest; Friday: Limelight, then Harvest; Saturday: Harvest

    Answer: c

  2. Which one of the following CANNOT be true?

    1. Harvest is the last film shown on each day of the festival.

    2. Limelight is shown on each day of the festival.

    3. Greed is shown second on each day of the festival.

    4. A different film is shown first on each day of the festival.

    5. A different film is shown last on each day of the festival.

    Answer: a

  3. If Limelight is never shown again during the festival once Greed is shown, then what would be the maximum number of times a film would be shown at the festival?

    1. three

    2. four

    3. five

    4. six

    5. seven

    Answer: d

  4. If Greed is shown exactly three times, Harvest is shown exactly twice, and Limelight is shown exactly once, then which of the following is true according to you?

    1. All three films are shown on Thursday.

    2. Exactly two films are shown on Saturday.

    3. Limelight and Harvest are both shown on Thursday.

    4. Greed is the only film shown on Saturday.

    5. Harvest and Greed are both shown on Friday.

    Answer: e

  5. If Limelight is shown exactly three times, Harvest is shown exactly twice, and Greed is shown exactly once, then state the accurate description of the list of the films that could be the first film shown on Thursday?

    1. Harvest

    2. Limelight

    3. Greed, Harvest

    4. Greed, Limelight

    5. Greed, Harvest, Limelight

    Answer: d