IAS Prelims 2013 Paper 2 CSAT Solved (Part 11 of 18)

Directions for the following 3 (three) items:

Read the following passage the three items that follow:

A tennis coach is trying to put together a team of four players for the forthcoming tournament. For this 7 players are available: Males A, B and C; and females W, X, Y and Z. All players have equal capability and at least 2 males will be there in the team, For a team of 4, all players must be able to play with each other. But, B cannot play with W, C cannot play with Z and W cannot play with Y.

  1. If Y is selected and B is rejected, the team will consist of which one of the following groups

    1. A, C, W and Y

    2. A, C, X and Y

    3. A, C, Y and Z

    4. A, W, Y and Z

    Answer: b

  2. If B is selected and Y is rejected, the team will consist of which one of the following groups?

    1. A, B, C and W

    2. A, B, C and Z

    3. A, B, C and X

    4. A, W, Y and Z

    Answer: c

  3. If all the three males are selected, then how many combinations of four member teams are possible?

    1. 1

    2. 2

    3. 3

    4. 4

    Answer: b

  4. The music director of a film wants to select four persona to work on different aspects of the composition of a piece of music. Seven persons are available for this work; they are Rohit, Tanya, Shobha, Kauahai, Kunal, Mtikeh and Jaswant. Rohit and Tanya will not work together. Kunal and Shobha will not work together. Mukesh and Kunal want to work together. Which of the following is the most acceptable group of people that can be selected by the music director?

    1. Rohit, Shbha, Kunal and Kaushal

    2. Tanya, Kaushal, Shobha and Rohit

    3. Tanya, Mukesh, Kunal and Jaswant

    4. Shobha, Tanya, Rohil, and Mukesh

    Answer: c

  5. Five people A, B, C, Dand E are, seated about a round table. Every chair is spaced equidistant from adjacent chairs.

C is seated next to A

A is seated two seats friend D.

B is not seated next to A

Which of the following must be true?

  1. D is seated next to B.

  2. E is seated next to A.

Select the correct answer from the codes

given below:

  1. 1 only

  2. 2 only

  3. Both 1 and 2

  4. Neither 1 nor 2

    Answer: c

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