How Many Compartment he is Far Away From His Original Position?
A hawker is in the middle compartment of an interconnected train with 17 bogies. He moves 6 compartments backward and gets down on the next station. Now he enters in the third compartment next to engine. How many compartments he is far away from his original position?
Answer: (d) 5
Initially the hawker was in the ninth compartment then he got down on next station from the fifteenth compartment and we be boarded into the third compartment from the engine.
So, there are five compartment from his current position to the initial position which was ninth compartment.
Hence, the answer is 5 compartment.