search
Log In
Quick search syntax
tags tag:apple
author user:martin
title title:apple
content content:apple
exclude -tag:apple
force match +apple
views views:100
score score:10
answers answers:2
is accepted isaccepted:true
is closed isclosed:true
1 vote
107 views

The question is based on the information provided below.

A number of dacoits need to hole up in their hideout. The problem is that, as with many criminal groups, there are a number of personality conflicts that disallow certain members of the dacoit group from being in the hideout at the same time as certain other members. The personality issues of the bandits $\text{A, B, C, D, E, F, G,}$ and $\text{H}$ are illuminated by the following constraints:

  1. If $\text{D}$ is in the hideout, then $\text{E}$ is in the hideout.
  2. If $\text{E}$ is not in the hideout, then $\text{A}$ is in the hideout.
  3. If $\text{B}$ is not in the hideout, then $\text{C}$ is not in the hideout.
  4. If $\text{F}$ is in the hideout, then $\text{H}$ is not in the hideout.
  5. If $\text{A}$ is not in the hideout, then $\text{B}$ is in the hideout.

If there are seven people in the hideout, then who could potentially be outside of the hideout?

  1. $\text{G}$
  2. $\text{F}$
  3. $\text{A}$
  4. $\text{D}$
in Logical Reasoning 9.1k points 26 401 788
recategorized by
107 views

1 Answer

0 votes

Correct Answer: (B)

Explanation:

If there are seven people in the hideout, then who could potentially be outside of the hideout?

(B) The answer to this is $F$ or $H$. They cannot be in the hideout together, and there are only eight people in the game, so one of these two must be out.

618 points 1 9

Related questions

2 votes
2 answers
1
225 views
The question is based on the information provided below: Eight fighter pilots flying over a conflict region notice some hostile activity taking place in a village. To peaceably resolve the conflict, they land their planes and decide that it would be best to send those pilots who would best complement each other as negotiators to ... $\text{G, D, C}$ $\text{E, A, H, F}$ $\text{A, B, F, G}$
asked Apr 3, 2020 in Logical Reasoning Lakshman Patel RJIT 9.1k points 26 401 788 225 views
2 votes
2 answers
2
215 views
The question is based on the information provided below: Eight fighter pilots flying over a conflict region notice some hostile activity taking place in a village. To peaceably resolve the conflict, they land their planes and decide that it would be best to send those pilots who would best ... not chosen. Who could be sent to negotiate alone? $\text{G}$ $\text{A}$ $\text{C}$ None of the above
asked Apr 3, 2020 in Logical Reasoning Lakshman Patel RJIT 9.1k points 26 401 788 215 views
2 votes
2 answers
3
154 views
The question is based on the information provided below: Eight fighter pilots flying over a conflict region notice some hostile activity taking place in a village. To peaceably resolve the conflict, they land their planes and decide that it would be best to send those pilots who would best ... $5$ $6$ $7$ $8$
asked Apr 3, 2020 in Logical Reasoning Lakshman Patel RJIT 9.1k points 26 401 788 154 views
2 votes
1 answer
4
212 views
The question is based on the information provided below: Eight fighter pilots flying over a conflict region notice some hostile activity taking place in a village. To peaceably resolve the conflict, they land their planes and decide that it would be best to send those pilots who would best complement each other as negotiators to ... $\text{H, B, A, C, D}$ $\text{H. C, D, B, A, F}$
asked Apr 3, 2020 in Logical Reasoning Lakshman Patel RJIT 9.1k points 26 401 788 212 views
2 votes
1 answer
5
398 views
The question is based on the information provided below: Eight fighter pilots flying over a conflict region notice some hostile activity taking place in a village. To peaceably resolve the conflict, they land their planes and decide that it would be best to send those pilots who would ... negotiate $\text{E}$ is sent to negotiate $\text{B}$ is sent to negotiate $\text{G}$ is sent to negotiate
asked Apr 3, 2020 in Logical Reasoning Lakshman Patel RJIT 9.1k points 26 401 788 398 views
...