LSAT 2007: Section 1 (Part 3 of 4)

Passage for question:

A cruise line is currently preparing schedules which are seven week-long voyages for the ship Freedom. Each voyage will occur in exactly one of the first seven weeks of the season: Weeks 1 to 7. Each voyage will be only to one of four destinations: Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Martinique, or Trinidad. Each destination will be scheduled for at least one of the weeks. The following conditions apply at the time of scheduling:

Jamaica will not be its destination in week 4.

Trinidad will be its destination in week 7.

Freedom will make exactly two voyages to Martinique, and at least one voyage to Guadeloupe will occur in some week between those two voyages.

The destination before going to Jamaica will be Guadeloupe.

No destination will be scheduled for two weeks together.

  1. The list of destinations in 7 weeks is given below. Which one, according to you, is an acceptable schedule of destinations for Freedom, in order from week 1 through week 7?

    1. Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Martinique, Trinidad, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Trinidad

    2. Guadeloupe, Martinique, Trinidad, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Trinidad

    3. Jamaica, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Trinidad

    4. Martinique, Trinidad, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Martinique, Guadeloupe, Trinidad

    5. Martinique, Trinidad, Guadeloupe, Trinidad, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Martinique

    Answer: a

  2. Which one of the following CANNOT be true regarding the schedule of voyages?

    1. Freedom destines a voyage to Trinidad in week 6.

    2. Freedom destines a voyage to Martinique in week 5.

    3. Freedom destines a voyage to Jamaica in week 6.

    4. Freedom destines a voyage to Jamaica in week 3.

    5. Freedom destines a voyage to Guadeloupe in week 3.

    Answer: a

  3. If Freedom makes a voyage to Trinidad in week 5, then which one of the following appears to be true?

    1. Freedom makes a voyage to Trinidad in week 1.

    2. Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique in week 2.

    3. Freedom makes a voyage to Guadeloupe in week 3.

    4. Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique in week 4.

    5. Freedom makes a voyage to Jamaica in week 6.

    Answer: d

  4. If Freedom makes a voyage to Guadeloupe in week 1 and a voyage to Jamaica in week 5, which can be true of the following?

    1. Freedom destines a voyage to Jamaica in week 2.

    2. Freedom makes a voyage to Trinidad in week 2.

    3. Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique in week 3.

    4. Freedom makes a voyage to Guadeloupe in week 6.

    5. Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique in week 6.

    Answer: e

  5. If Freedom makes a voyage to Guadeloupe in week 1 and to Trinidad in week 2, which of the following must be true option?

    1. Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique in week 3.

    2. Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique in week 4.

    3. Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique in week 5.

    4. Freedom makes a voyage to Guadeloupe in week 3.

    5. Freedom makes a voyage to Guadeloupe in week 5.

    Answer: a

  6. If Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique in week 3, what destinations will have been scheduled in week 4 and week 5, respectively?

    1. Guadeloupe, Trinidad

    2. Jamaica, Guadeloupe

    3. Martinique, Trinidad

    4. Trinidad, Jamaica

    5. Trinidad, Martinique

    Answer: a

  7. On the basis of information stated above, answer what must be true about Freedom's schedule of voyages?

    1. Freedom makes a voyage to Guadeloupe either in week 1 or else in week 2.

    2. Freedom makes a voyage to Martinique either in week 2 or else in week 3.

    3. Freedom makes at most two voyages to Guadeloupe.

    4. Freedom makes at most two voyages to Jamaica.

    5. Freedom makes at most two voyages to Trinidad.

    Answer: d