# Reasoning Questions: Ranking And Position Set 10

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Directions (1-5): Study the following arrangement and answer questions given:
H 3 R % M A # K 2 P 5 E © N 4 W @ F & Q 1 U V 9 J I D 7 8

1. If all the symbols are dropped from the arrangement, then which of the following is the 6th letter to the right of the 15th letter from the right end?
A) N
B) Q
C) I
D) 1
E) None of these
D) 1
Explanation:

The arrangement becomes
H 3 R M A K 2 P 5 E N 4 W F Q 1 U V 9 J I D 7 8

2. How many consonants are there in the arrangement each of which is immediately followed by a letter?
A) None
B) One
C) Two
D) Three
E) More than three
C) Two
Explanation:

H 3 R % M A # K 2 P 5 E © N 4 W @ F & Q 1 U V 9 J I D 7 8

3. Complete the series:
JIU      V9Q      1UF       &QW      ?

B) @FN
C) FNB
D) @WN
E) None of these
B) @FN
Explanation:

Start from right end, see JIU, J I together and U after leaving two letters after J

4. How many such numbers are there each of which is immediately preceded by a symbol?
A) None
B) One
C) Two
D) Three
E) More than three
A) None
Explanation:

H 3 R % M A # K 2 P 5 E © N 4 W @ F & Q 1 U V 9 J I D 7 8

5. Four of the five are alike in a certain way, which does not belong to the group?
A) P52
B) JI9
C) MA#
E) F&@
C) MA#
Explanation:

H 3 R % M A # K 2 P 5 E © N 4 W @ F & Q 1 U V 9 J I D 7 8

Directions(6-10): Study the following arrangement and answer questions given:
813      479        564         385       792        673

1. If the positions of first and second digits are changed in each number, which is the lowest number?
A) 564
B) 813
C) 673
D) 385
E) None of these
B) 813
Explanation:

The one having lowest number if 2nd digit.

2. If in each number 1 is added to first digit and then first and third are interchanged, then which is the largest number?
A) 385
B) 813
C) 564
D) 479
E) None of these
D) 479
Explanation:

+1 = 913 579 664 485 892 773
Interchange = 319     975     466      584     298      377

3. In all numbers are arranged in ascending order, then what is the difference between the numbers which is second from the left and third from the right?
A) 136
B) 194
C) 234
D) 265
E) None of these
B) 194
Explanation:

385    479    564    673   792    813
673 – 479

4. If one is subtracted from all even digits in the numbers, then in how many numbers, a digit appear twice within a number?
A) None
B) One
C) Two
D) Three
E) More than three
B) One
Explanation:

713    379    553    375   791    573
Only 553

5. What is the resultant if first digit of highest number is divided by the second digit of the lowest number?
A) 0.79
B) 0.33
C) 0.25
D) 1