# Reasoning Questions : Machine Input-Output Set 2

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I. A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranged them following a particular rule in each step.The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement .
Input : day 74 night 36 25 68 all for
Step 1 : all day 74 night 36 25 68 for
Step 2 : all 74 day night 36 25 68 for
Step 3 : all 74 day 68 night 36 25 for
Step 4 : all 74 day 68 for night 36 25
Step 5 : all 74 day 68 for 36 night 25
Step 5 is the last step of the rearrangement of the input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, Find out in each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.

1. Input : war 50 and peace 41 13 now 24
How many steps will required to complete the rearrangement ?
1)Seven
2)Six
3)Five
4)Four
5)None of these
Answer – 2) Six
Explanation :
Input : war 50 and Â peace 41 13 now 24
Step 1: and war 50 Â peace 41 13 now 24
Step 2: and 50 war Â peace 41 13 now 24
Step 3: and 50 now war Â peace 41 13 24
Step 4: and 50Â  now 41 war peace 13 24
Step 5: and 50Â  now 41 peace war 13 Â 24
Step 6: and 50Â  now 41 peace 24 war 13

2. Step : 3 â€“ bond 86 goal 12 33 like high 46
Which of the following will be step 7
1)bond 86 goal 46 like 12 33 high
2)bond 86 goal 46 high like 33 12
3)bond 86 goal 46 high 33 like 12
4)No such step
5)None of these
Answer -3) bond 86 goal 46 high Â 33 like Â 12
Explanation :
Step 3: bond 86 goal 12 33 like high 46
Step 4: bond 86 goal 46 12 33 like high
Step 5: bond 86 goal 46 high 12 33 like
Step 6: bond 86 goal 46 high 33 12 like
Step 7: bond 86 goal 46 high Â 33 like12

3. Step 2 : car 73 18 25 wear 49 long for
Which of the following will be the input ?
1)18 25 wear 49 long for car 73
2)73 18 car 25 wear 49 long for
3)18 73 25 car wear 49 long for
4)18 25 73 wear 49 long for car
5)Cannot be determined
Answer – 5) Cannot be determined
Explanation :we cannot predict the input from the given step.

4. Input : mind new 27 35 19 59 own tower
Which of the following step will be the last step?
1)7
2)6
3)5
4)4
5)None of these
Answer -4) 4
Explanation :
Input : mind new 27 35 19 59 own tower
Step 1: mind 59 new 27 Â 35 19 own tower
Step 2: mind 59 new Â 35 Â 27 19 own tower
Step 3: mind 59 new Â 35 own 27 Â 19 Â tower
Step 4: mind 59 new Â 35 own 27 Â tower 19

5. Step 4 : dear 63 few 51 16 29 yes now
How many more steps will require to complete the arrangement ?
1)5
2)4
3)3
4)2
5)None of these
Answer – 3) 3
Explanation :
Step 4 : dear 63 few 51 16 29 yes now
Step 5: Â dear 63 few 51 now 16 29 yes
Step 6: dear 63 few 51 now 29 16 yes
Step 7: dear 63 few 51 now 29Â  yes 16

II. A number arrangement machine, when given a particular input, rearrangement it following a particular rule.The following is the illustration of the input and the stages of arrangement.
Input : 245 Â 316 Â 436 Â 519 Â 868 Â Â 710 Â Â 689
Step 1: 710 Â 316 Â 436 Â 519 Â 868 Â Â 245 Â Â 689
Step 2: 710 Â 316 Â 245 Â 519 Â 868 Â Â 436 Â Â 689
Step 3: 710 Â 316 Â 245 Â 436 Â 868 Â Â 519 Â Â 689
Step 4: 710 Â 316 Â 245 Â 436 Â 519 Â Â 868 Â Â 689

1. How many steps will be required to get the final output for the input ?
Input : 544 Â 653 Â 325 Â 688 Â 461 Â 231 Â 857
1)6
2)5
3)4
4)3
5)None of these
Answer – 2) 5
Explanation :
544Â Â Â  653Â Â Â  325Â Â Â  688Â Â Â  461Â Â Â  231Â Â Â  857
13Â Â Â Â  14Â Â Â Â Â 10Â Â Â Â Â  22Â Â Â Â 11Â Â Â Â Â  6Â Â Â Â Â Â 20
Step 1 : 231Â  653Â  325Â  688Â  461Â  544Â  857
Step 2 : 231Â  325 Â 653Â  688Â  461Â  544Â  857
Step 3 : 231Â  325Â  461Â  688Â  653Â  544Â  857
Step 4 : 231Â  325Â  461Â  544Â  653Â  688Â  857
Step 5 : 231Â  325Â  461Â  544Â  653Â Â  857 688

2. Which of the following is the last step for the following input ?
Input : 473 442 735 542 367 234 549
1)234 Â 442 Â 542 Â 735 Â 367 Â 473 Â 549
2)234 Â 442 Â 542 Â 473 Â 367 Â 735 Â 549
3)234 Â 442 Â 542 Â 735 Â 473 Â 367 Â 549
4)234 Â 442 Â 542 Â 473 Â 735 Â 367 Â 549
5)None of these
Answer -4)Â 234Â  442Â  542Â  473Â  735Â  367Â  549Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â
Explanation :
473Â Â  442Â Â  735Â Â  542Â Â  367Â Â  234Â Â  549
14 Â  Â  Â 10 Â  Â 15 Â  Â  Â 11 Â  Â  16 Â  Â  Â 9Â Â Â Â Â  18
Last Step :Â  234Â  442Â  542Â  473Â  735Â  367Â  549

3. If 655 Â 436 Â 764 Â 799 Â 977 Â 572 Â 333 is the input, which of the following steps will be Â 333 436 Â 572 Â 655 Â 977 Â 764 Â 799
1)1
2)2
3)3
4)4
5)None of these
Answer – 3) 3
Explanation :
655 Â 436 Â 764 Â 799 Â 977 Â 572 Â 333
16Â Â Â  13 Â  Â 17 Â  Â 25 Â  Â  23Â Â Â  14 Â  Â 9
Step 1: 333 Â 436 Â Â 764 Â 799 Â 977 Â 572 Â 655
Step 2: 333 Â 436 Â Â 572 Â 799 Â 977Â  764Â  655
Step 3: 333 Â 436Â  Â 572Â  655Â  977Â  764Â  799

4. For the given input, Which of the following will be the third step ?
Input : 236 522 824 765 622 463 358
1)522 Â 622 Â 236 Â 463 Â 824 Â 765 Â 358
2)522 Â 622 Â 236 Â 765 Â 824 Â 463 Â 358
3)522 Â 622 Â 236 Â 824 Â 765 Â 463 Â 358
4)522 Â 236 Â 765 Â 824 Â 622 Â 463 Â 358
5)None of these
Answer -2) 522 622 236Â  765Â  824Â  463Â  358
Explanation :
236 522Â  824Â  765Â  622Â Â  463Â Â  358
11Â Â Â 9 Â  Â  Â 14 Â  Â 18 Â  Â 10 Â  Â  Â 13Â Â Â Â  16
STEP 1 :Â  522Â Â  236Â Â Â  824Â Â Â  765Â Â  622Â Â  463Â  358
STEP 2 :Â  522Â Â  622Â Â Â  824Â Â Â  765Â Â  236Â Â  463Â  358
STEP 3 :Â  522Â Â  622Â Â Â  236Â Â Â  765 Â  824Â Â  463Â  358

5. Step 2: 620 415 344 537 787 634 977, What will be the fourth step ?
1)620 415 344 537 634 Â 787 Â 977
2)620 415 344 634Â  537 787 Â 977
3)620 415 344 634 Â 787 537 Â 977
4)Cannot be determined
5)None of these
Answer -2) 620 415 344 634 537 787 977
Explanation :
620Â Â  415Â Â  344Â Â  537Â Â  787Â Â  634Â Â  977
8Â Â Â Â Â 10 Â  Â  Â  11Â Â Â Â 15 Â  Â  Â 22Â Â Â  13 Â  Â  23
STEP 3 : 620Â Â  415Â Â  344Â Â  634Â Â  787Â Â  537Â Â  977
STEP 4 : 620Â Â  415Â Â  344Â Â  634Â Â  537Â Â  787 Â  977

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