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# Puzzle for competitive exams

Study the following information carefully and answer the questions given below.

There are ten boxes numbered from 1 to 10. Each box is kept one above the other. Box 1 is kept at lowermost place. Box 2 is arranged above box 1, Box 3 is arranged above box 2, etc. Each box is in different colour and they contain different sweets Malpua, Gulab jamun, Halva, shrikhand, Kaju katli, Laddu, Kheer, Sandesh, Jalebi and Basundi. All the above information is not necessarily in the same order.

Box 9 contains Malpua. The box which contains Sandesh is kept immediately above the brown colour box. More than four boxes are kept between the box which contains Halva and the yellow colour box. Black colour box does not contain Sandesh. Green colour box is kept at top. The box which contains Kheer is kept immediately below the box which contains Laddu. Neither yellow nor brown colour box contains Malpua. Only one box is kept between the box which contain Halva and the red colour box. The box which contains Kaju katli is kept immediately above Pink colour box. Number of boxes kept above pink is two more than number of boxes kept below grey colour box. Orange box is kept immediately below grey colour box. Three boxes are kept between the box which contains Malpua and the black colour box. The box which contains Sandesh is not in pink colour. Two boxes are kept between white colour box and the box which contains Laddu. Only one box is kept between the box which contain Sandesh and yellow colour box. Only one box is kept between the box which contains Jalebi and the box which contains Kheer. As many box kept above the box which contains Kheer as kept below the box which contains Basundi. White colour box is kept below Blue colour box. Neither Black nor Brown colour box contains Shrikhand. Black colour box does not contain Gulab jamun.

21. Box number 6 contains which of the following sweets?

A. Kaju katli

B. Jalebi

C. Shrikhand

D. Kheer

E. None of these

22. How many boxes are kept between the box which contains Jalebi and Brown colour box?

A. Four

B. Seven

C. Two

D. Three

E. None of these

23. If Box number 9 is related to Kaju katli, Box number 6 is related to Laddu, in the same way which of the following is related to Basundi?

A. Box number 10

B. Box number 5

C. Box number 8

D. Box number 3

E. None of these

24. Which of the following statement is true?

A. Three boxes are kept between Red colour box and the box which contains Jalebi

B. The box which contains Shrikhand is kept below Pink colour box

C. The box which contains Sandesh is kept immediately below Grey colour box

D. More than four boxes are kept between Red colour box and the box which contains Kheer

E. None is true

25. Which of the following box is kept immediately below Gulab jamun?

A. There is no box

B. Orange colour box

C. Black colour box

D. Yellow colour box

E. None of these

Solution:

21. C

22. D

23. A

24. C

25. AÂ