Directions (1-5): Study the following information carefully to 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 the input and rearrangement.

Input: variety 13 enough 7 12 maximum union 24 tree 4
Step I: enough variety 13 7 12 maximum union 24 tree 4
Step II: enough variety 13 12 maximum union 24 tree 4 7
Step III: enough maximum variety 13 12 union 24 tree 4 7
Step IV: enough maximum variety 13 union 24 tree 4 7 12
Step V: enough maximum union variety 13 24 tree 4 7 12
Step VI: enough maximum union variety 24 tree 4 7 12 13
Step VII: enough maximum union tree variety 24 4 7 12 13
Step VIII: enough maximum union tree variety 24 7 12 13 4
Step IX: enough maximum union tree variety 7 12 13 4 24
And step IX is the last step of the above arrangement. As per the rules followed in the above step, find out the appropriate step for the given input.

Input: steps 22 onion apt 19 tribe 4 new 18 13

Q1. How many steps will be required to complete the rearrangement of the above input?
(a) Six
(b) Eight
(c) Ten
(d) more than ten
(e) Both 3 and 4

Q2. Which step number is the following output?
apt new onion steps tribe 4 18 13 19 22
(a) Step V
(b) Step VI
(c) Step IX
(d) Step X
5) Other than given options

Q3. How many elements are there between 'new' and '18' in step VI ?
(a) 5
(b) 2
(c) 3
(d) 6
(e) 4

Q4. Which of the following steps would be the last step but one?
(a) Step VIII
(b) Step X
(c) Step IX
(d) Step VII
(e) Other than given options

Q5. What is the position of 'tribe' to the left of '13' in step VI?
(a) Fifth
(b) Seventh
(c) Ninth
(d) Third
(e) Other than given options

Directions (6-10): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:
A word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of words and numbers, it arranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input and its rearrangement.

Input: hearing 15 integrity 27 xenon 79 glow 23 century 58 18 goal.
Step I: glow hearing 15 integrity 27 xenon 23 century 58 18 goal 79.
Step II: glow goal hearing 18 integrity 27 xenon 23 century 18 58 79.
Step III: glow goal xenon hearing 15 integrity 23 century 18 27 58 79.
Step IV: glow goal xenon century hearing 15 integrity 18 23 27 58 79.
Step V: glow goal xenon century hearing integrity 15 18 23 27 58 79.
And step V is the last step of the above arrangement. As per the rules followed in the given steps, find out the appropriate steps for the given input.

Input: 20 homeopathic 47 carbon 78 urban 27 phloem 67 60 duplicate brochure.

Q6. Which step number would be the following output?
urban carbon phloem brochure 20 homeopathic 27 duplicate 47 60 67 78
(a) step III
(b) step IV
(c) step V
(d) there will be no such step
(e) Other than given options

Q7. Which of the following would be the last step of the rearrangement?
(a) step IV
(b) step V
(c) step VI
(d) step VII
(e) Other than given options

Q8. If in the last step all the words get rearranged in alphabetical order, which of the following words retain its original position?
(a) duplicate
(b) urban
(c) phloem
(d) carbon
(e) Other than given options

Q9. Which of the following would be at the 7th position from the left in step III?
(a) 27
(b) duplicate
(c) 47
(d) phloem
(e) Other than given options

Q10. In step IV, If ' urban' is related to 78 and 'carbon' is related to '67' then '20' is related to which of the following, if the same pattern is followed?
(a) 47
(b) 60
(c) duplicate
(d) 27
(e) homeopathic

Directions (11-15): Study the following information carefully to answer the given questions:
A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers it rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input and its rearrangement.

Input: far east 37 49 27 ox dusk 39 ink 42
Step I: east far 37 49 ox dusk 39 ink 42 27
Step II: east ink far 49 ox dusk 39 42 27 37
Step III: east ink ox far 49 dusk 42 27 37 39
Step IV: east ink ox dusk far 49 27 37 39 42
Step V: east ink ox dusk far 27 37 39 42 49
And step V is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, find out the appropriate steps for the given input.

Input: 69 post ogle 52 49 array kite upper 42 58 stare 63

Q11. What is the position of 'upper' in step II?
(a) Fifth from the right
(b) Third from the right
(c) Fifth from the left
(d) Sixth from the left
(e) Other than given options

Q12. Which step would be the following output?
array ogle upper 69 post kite 58 stare 63 42 49 52
(a) Step III
(b) Step IV
(c) Step V
(d) Step VI
(e) Other than given options

Q13. Which of the following word/number would be at the seventh position from the right in the last step?
(a) stare
(b) 69
(c) post
(d) 49
(e) ogle

Q14. How many steps will be required to complete the arrangement of the above input?
(a) Five
(b) Six
(c) Seven
(d) Eight
(e) Other than given options

Q15. Which word/number will be fifth to the left of '58' in step III?
(a) array
(b) ogle
(c) 49
(d) post
(e) 42