# Reasoning Questions: Machine Input-Output Set 18

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I. Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of Input and rearrangement.(All the numbers are two digit numbers.)

Input : 23 kinetic amount 64 nature 71 58 opium verdict 96 elderly 15
Step I : Opium 23 kinetic amount 64 nature 71 verdict 96 elderly 15 58
Step II : elderly Opium 23 kinetic amount nature 71 verdict 96 15 58 64
Step III: amount elderly Opium 23 kinetic nature 71 verdict 15 58 64 96
Step IV : 15 amount elderly Opium 23 kinetic nature 71 58 64 96 verdict
Step V : 23 15 amount elderly Opium kinetic 71 58 64 96 verdict nature
Step VI : 71 23 15 amount elderly Opium 58 64 96 verdict nature kinetic

Step VI is the largest step of above arrangement as the indended arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained
As per the rules followed in the given steps, find out the appropriate steps for the Input.

Input: adverb 59 36 salient 81 idioms bakery 14 launch 47 umpire 62

Input : adverb 59 36 salient 81 idioms bakery 14 launch 47 umpire 62
Step I : umpire adverb 59 36 salient 81 idioms bakery launch 47 62 14
Step II : idioms umpire adverb 59 salient 81 bakery launch 47 62 14 36
Step III: adverb idioms umpire 59 salient 81 bakery launch 47 14 36 62
Step IV : 47 adverb idioms umpire 59 81 bakery launch 14 36 62 salient
Step V : 59 47 adverb idioms umpire 81 bakery 14 36 62 salient launch
Step VI : 81 59 47 adverb idioms umpire 14 36 62 salient launch bakery

1. Which elements come exactly between ’59’ and ‘bakery’ in Step II of the given input?
A. only launch
B. Only 62
C. Only idioms
D. Both 81 and Salient
Answer – D. Both 81 and Salient

2. Which of the following combinations represents the first two and the last two element of the step VI of the given Input?
A. 81, 59, launch, bakery
B. 81, 62, salient, launch
C. 50, 47, bakery, salient
D. 62, 14, idioms, umpire
E. 62, 81, umpire, launch
Answer – A. 81, 59, launch, bakery

3. If in the Step III, ‘idioms’ interchanges its position with ’81’ and ‘salient’ also interchanges its position with ’14’, then which element will be third to the left of ’47’?
A. 14
B. Salient
D. idioms
E. 81

4. Which step are the elements ‘bakery launch 47 14’ found in the same order?
A. Sixth
B. Third
C. Fourth
D. The given order of elements is not found in any step
E. fifth

5. Which elements come exactly between ‘umpire’ and ‘bakery’ in step V of the given Input?
A. Only launch
B. Only 81
C. Only Idioms
D. Both 81 and Salient

II. Study the following information carefully and answer the given questions.
When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of Input and rearrangement.(All the numbers are two digit numbers.)

Input : shirt 17 title 20 53 orange drum 39
Step I : 17 Shirt title 20 53 orange drum 39
Step II : 17 title Shirt 20 53 orange drum 39
Step III: 17 title 20 Shirt 53 orange drum 39
Step IV : 17 title 20 Shirt 39 53 orange drum
Step V : 17 title 20 Shirt 39 orange 53 drum
Step V is the largest step of above arrangement as the indended arrangement as the intended arrangement is obtained
As per the rules followed in the given steps, find out the appropriate steps for the Input.

1. Step II of an Input is :
15 Yellow 62 51 48 Table Nose Grapes
Which one of the following will be step VI?
A. 15 Yellow 48 Table 51 Nose Grapes 62
B. 15 Yellow 48 Table 51 62 Nose Grapes
C. 15 Yellow 48 Table 51 Nose 62 Grapes
D. There will be no such step
E. None of these
Answer – C. 15 Yellow 48 Table 51 Nose 62 Grapes
Step II : 15 Yellow 62 51 48 Table Nose Grapes
Step III: 15 Yellow 48 62 51 Table Nose Grapes
Step IV : 15 Yellow 48 Table 62 51 Nose Grapes
Step V : 15 Yellow 48 Table 51 62 Nose Grapes
Step VI : 15 Yellow 48 Table 51 Nose 62 Grapes

2. Step III of an Input is :
21 van 30 jug 64 47 apple gun
How many more steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
A. Three
B. Four
C. Five
D. Six
E. None of these
Answer – E. None of these
Step III: 21 van 30 jug 64 47 apple gun
Step IV : 21 van 30 jug 47 64 apple gun
Step V : 21 van 30 jug 47 gun 64 apple

3. Input: 89 bat 32 google hat 61 12 jug
How many steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
A. Four
B. Five
C. Six
D. Seven
E. None of these
Input : 89 bat 32 google hat 61 12 jug
Step I : 12 89 bat 32 google hat 61 jug
Step II : 12 jug 89 bat 32 google hat 61
Step III: 12 jug 32 89 bat google hat 61
Step IV : 12 jug 32 hat 89 bat google 61
Step V : 12 jug 32 hat 61 89 bat google
Step VI : 12 jug 32 hat 61 google 89 bat

4. Input : screen 21 43 78 time energy 36 fun
Which of the following steps will be the last but one?
A. VI
B. VII
C. VIII
D. V
E. None of these
Answer – E. None of these
Input : screen 21 43 78 time energy 36 fun
Step I : 21 screen 43 78 time energy 36 fun
Step II : 21 time screen 43 78 energy 36 fun
Step III: 21 time 36 screen 43 78 energy fun
Step IV : 21 time 36 screen 43 fun 78 energy

5. Input : dear 59 63 ant fan 38 46 zip
How many steps will be required to complete the rearrangement?
A. Four
B. Five
C. Six
D. Seven
E. None of these