# A jeweller has 8 beads which he wants to use in making a necklace

CAT Logical Reasoning
Answer the questions on the basis of the information given below.

A jeweller has 8 beads which he wants to use in making a necklace. There are 3 different beads of Red color - Striped Red, Matt Red and Sparkling Red. Similarly, there are 3 different beads of Blue color - Striped Blue, Matt Blue and Sparkling Blue. The other two beads are Green and Yellow in color respectively.

The conditions given below must be followed while making the necklace.

- Striped Red and Striped Blue beads must always be put adjacent to each other.
- Green and Yellow beads must always be put adjacent to each other.
- No two beads of same color should be put adjacent to each other.

**1. If none of the other two Red beads is to be put opposite the Striped Red bead then which of the following statements can be true?**

- The Yellow bead is put opposite the Striped Blue bead.
- The Green bead is put opposite the Matt Red bead.
- The Yellow bead is put adjacent to the Striped Blue bead.
- The Yellow bead is put opposite the Matt Red bead.

**2. If one of the other two Red beads is to be put opposite the Striped Red bead then which of the following statements can never be true?**

- The Yellow bead is put opposite the Striped Blue bead and the Sparkling Red bead is put opposite the Sparkling Blue bead.
- The Yellow bead is put opposite the Matt Red bead and the Green bead is put opposite the Matt Blue bead.
- The Green bead is put opposite the Matt Red bead and the Yellow bead is put opposite the Matt Blue bead.
- The Yellow bead is put opposite the Striped Blue bead and the Green bead is put opposite the Sparkling Red bead.

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