CAT 2019 - Analytical Reasoning - 1
Five of India’s leading models are posing for a photograph promoting “y’know, world peace and understanding”. But then, Rakesh Shreshtha the photographer is having a tough time getting them to stand in a straight line, because Aishwarya refused to stand next to Sushmita because Sushmita had said something about her in a leading gossip magazine. Rachel and Anu want to stand together because they are “such good griends, y’know”. Manpreet on the other hand cannot get along well with Rachel, because there is some talk about Rachel scheming to get a contract already awarded to Manpreet. Anu believes her friendly astrologer who has asked her to stand at the extreme right for all group photographs. Finally, Rakesh managed to pacify the girls and got a beautiful picture of five beautiful girls smiling beautifully in a beautiful straight line, promoting world peace.
Q1. If Aishwarya is standing to the extreme left, which is the girl standing in the middle?
(a) Manpreet (b) Sushmita (c) Rachel (d) Can’t say
Q2. If Aishwarya stands to the extreme left, which is the girls who stands second from left?
(a) Can’t say (b) Sushmita (c) Rachel (d) Manpreet
Q3. If Anu’s astrologer tells her to stand second from left and Aishwarya decides to stand second from right, then who is the girl standing on the extreme right?
(a) Rachel (b) Sushmita (c) Can’t say (d) Manpreet