Direction for the questions: (1- 5:) India invited representatives of seven countries to visit the Taj Mahal. The 7 representatives, John, Nichola, Bob, Tony, Tesla, Bill and Queen are from Hongkong, Beijing, New York, Sydney, Paris, Tokyo, Berlin(not in same order). 7 cars were sent to receive them from the airport. Each vehicle is of a different color and each representative selects a color of his choice. Three representatives are females. John likes the green color vehicle but John is not from Hong Kong or New York. The Chinese likes the grey colored vehicle and is a female. Tesla, who is the sister of Bill, is Sydney and likes the Red colored vehicle. Queen is from Berlin and likes the Orange colored vehicle. Bill, the wife of Bob is from New York and likes yellow color vehicle. Nichola likes Grey color vehicle and Bob likes Blue color and the one who likes Pink is from Paris.

Question 1: Who is from Beijing?
(a) Bill
(b) John
(c) Nichola
(d) Tony

Question 2: Which of the following is a group of girls?
(a) Tesla, Bill, John
(b) Nichola,Tesla, Bill
(c) Nichola,Queen, Bill
(d) Cannot be determined

Question 3: Bob is from
(a) Paris
(b) Beijing
(c) Hong Kong
(d) None

Question 4: The representative from Tokyo is:
(a) John
(b) Queen
(c) Queen
(d) Bob

Question 5: Which of the following is correct?
(a) Blue – Bob – Beijing
(b) Pink – Tony – Sydney
(c) Red – Bill – New york
(d) Pink – Tony – Paris

Answers and Explanations

Explanation for questions 1 to 5: From the given information, we can easily build the table of representatives and their favorite colored vehicles. Key points: Bill, the wife of Bob is from New york and likes yellow colored vehicle Quella, who is the sister of Bill, lives in Sydney and likes the Red colored vehicle

The one who is from Beijing likes the grey colored vehicle and is a female, and from table 1, Nichola is from Beijing. Thus, Bill, Quella and Nichola are the females.

Answer 1 : (c)

Nichola is from Beijing.

Answer 2 : (b)

Nichola, Bill and Quella  are Girls.

Answer 3 : (c)

Bob is from Hongkong

Answer 4 : (a)

John is the representative from Tokyo.

Answer 5 : (d)

The combination Pink –Tony –Paris  is correct.

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