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 (i) Seven students P Q, R, S, T, U and V take a series of tests. (ii) No two students get similar marks. (iii) V always scores more than P. (iv) P always scores more than Q (v) Each time either R scores the highest and T gets the least, or alternatively S scores the highest and U or Q scores the least.
1. If R is ranked second and Q is ranked fifth, which of these must be true?

S is ranked third
P is ranked third
V is ranked fourth
T is ranked sixth
U is ranked sixth
 2. If S is ranked sixth and Q is ranked fifth, which of the following can be true? V is ranked fifth or fourth R is ranked second or third P is ranked second or fifth U is ranked third or fourth T is ranked fourth or fifth ANSWER : U is ranked third or fourth Explanation : . If S is ranked sixth and Q is fifth, then automatically R will be ranked at first and T at seventh positions. Now one the basis of the positions of S, Q, R and T, only option (4), which positions U either third or fourth, can be valid.
 3. If V is ranked fifth, which of these must be true? S scores the highest R is ranked second T is ranked third Q is ranked fourth U scores the least ANSWER : S scores the highest Explanation : . On the basis of the information (iii) and (iv), if (v) is ranked fifth, then P will be ranked 6th and Q seventh (the last position) and consequently, as per information (v), if Q gets last position, S will be positioned on top.
 4. If R gets the most, V should be ranked not lower than Second Third Fourth Fifth Sixth ANSWER : Fourth Explanation : . If R gets the most, T will get the least. Now as per conditions, V is followed by P and P is followed by Q. Therefore, V carries two persons after him. Hence, V cannot be positioned lower than the 4th position.
 5. Information given in which of the statement is superfluous? (ii) (i) (iv) None is superfluous None of these ANSWER : None is superfluous Explanation : . Since all the information are needed to solve the question, so none of the information given is superfluous.
 6. If S is ranked second, which of the following can be true? P gets more than R V gets more than S P gets more than S T gets more than Q U gets more than V ANSWER : U gets more than V Explanation : . If S is ranked second, then R will score the highest and T the least. On the basis of the positions of S, R and T, we observe than only U may get more than V.

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