# Test of the Day for SBI PO Prelims Exam 2018: 16th June 2018

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A word and number arrangement machine when given an input line of words and numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input and rearrangement.

**Input:**54 sold 88 doll 41 rock 63 an unique 15 92 every

**Step I:**17 54 sold 88 doll 41 rock 63 unique 92 every an

**Step II:**doll 17 54 sold 88 rock 63 unique 92 every an 43

**Step III:**52 doll 17 sold 88 rock 63 unique 92 an 43 every

**Step IV:**rock 52 doll 17 sold 88 unique 92 an 43 every 65

**Step V:**86 rock 52 doll 17 unique 92 an 43 every 65 sold

**Step VI:**unique 86 rock 52 doll 17 an 43 every 65 sold 90

And Step VI is the last step of the rearrangement of the above 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.

**Input:**48 sweet 82 door 35 read 57 a unit 9 86 end

**Q1. In which step the elements ‘11 unit 86’ found in the same order?**

Step I

Step II

Step III

Step V

Step VI

Solution:

(1-5)

(1-5)

Students let us understand the Logic behind this Question and let’s understand how to solve it. When we see each step, then we can find that both number and words are arranged in each step.

1) For words arrangement- Words are arranged according to ascending order given in English dictionary. In first step the words which comes first according to English dictionary arranged first to extreme right. And in second step next word are arranged to extreme left. And this process is continued in further step.

2) For number arrangement- Number are arranged according to ascending order. In first step lowest number arranged in extreme left. And in second step next number is arranged in extreme right. And this process is continued in further step( Each odd number is added by two(+2) while they are arranged and two is subtracted from each even number(-2) while they are arranged).

Input: 48 sweet 82 door 35 read 57 a unit 9 86 end

Step I: 11 48 sweet 82 door 35 read 57 unit 86 end a

Step II: door 11 48 sweet 82 read 57 unit 86 end a 37

Step III: 46 door 11 sweet 82 read 57 unit 86 a 37 end

Step IV: read 46 door 11 sweet 82 unit 86 a 37 end 59

Step V: 80 read 46 door 11 unit 86 a 37 end 59 sweet

Step VI: unit 80 read 46 door 11 a 37 end 59 sweet 84

1) For words arrangement- Words are arranged according to ascending order given in English dictionary. In first step the words which comes first according to English dictionary arranged first to extreme right. And in second step next word are arranged to extreme left. And this process is continued in further step.

2) For number arrangement- Number are arranged according to ascending order. In first step lowest number arranged in extreme left. And in second step next number is arranged in extreme right. And this process is continued in further step( Each odd number is added by two(+2) while they are arranged and two is subtracted from each even number(-2) while they are arranged).

Input: 48 sweet 82 door 35 read 57 a unit 9 86 end

Step I: 11 48 sweet 82 door 35 read 57 unit 86 end a

Step II: door 11 48 sweet 82 read 57 unit 86 end a 37

Step III: 46 door 11 sweet 82 read 57 unit 86 a 37 end

Step IV: read 46 door 11 sweet 82 unit 86 a 37 end 59

Step V: 80 read 46 door 11 unit 86 a 37 end 59 sweet

Step VI: unit 80 read 46 door 11 a 37 end 59 sweet 84

**Q2. In step IV, which of the following word/number would be at 2nd position to the left of 7th from the right end?**

11

sweet

82

unit

86

**Q3. How many step rock completing the above arrangement?**

Three

Four

Six

Seven

Five

**Q4. Which of the following would be the step III after arrangement?**

16 door 11 sweet 82 read 57 unit 86 a 37 end

6 door 11 sweet 80 read 57 unit 86 a 37 end

6 door 15 sweet 82 read 57 unit 86 a 37 end

46 door 11 sweet 82 read 57 unit 86 a 37 end

None of these

**Q5. In step VI, ‘80’ is related to ‘unit’ and ‘11’ is related to ‘door’. In the same way ‘59’ is related to?**

end

unit

read

sweet

None of these

**Directions (6-10): In each of the questions given below a sentence is given which is divided into 5 parts. It is then followed by 5 options which give the sequence of the correct parts. Choose the option which gives the correct sequence of the grammatically correct parts. If all the parts are grammatically correct, choose option (e) .i.e. 'No error' as the correct choice.**

**Q6. He mentioned the contributions of the(A)/ Indian National Congress, Bal Gangadhar Tilak and Mahatma Gandhi to the(B)/ concept of the modern(C)/ Indian state and(D)/ quote Jawaharlal Nehru(E).**

ABCE

BCDE

ACDE

ABCD

No error

Solution:

Replace 'quote' with 'quoted'

**Q7. Every day, we see increased violence around us(A)/. At the heart of this violence is darkness(B)/, fear, and mistrust. We must free our(C)/ public discourse to all forms of(D)/ violence, physical as well as verbal(E).**

BCDE

ABCE

ACDE

ABCD

No error

Solution:

Replace 'to' with 'from'

**Q8. Only a non-violent society can ensure participation(A)/ of all sections of people in(B)/ the democratic process(C)/, especially the marginalized(D)/ and the dispossessed(E).**

ABCD

BCDE

ACDE

ABCE

No error

Solution:

No error

**Q9. The problem, which Facebook said(A)/ it had fixed, is(B)/ the latest privacy scandal(C)/ for the world’s(D)/ largest social media company(E).**

BCDE

ABCD

ACDE

ABCE

No error

Solution:

Replace 'had' with 'has'

**Q10. People can still manually changed (A)/ the privacy level of the posts anywhere(B)/ from “public” to “only me” and(C)/ this was the case while(D)/ the bug was active as well(E).**

BCDE

ACDE

ABCD

ABCE

No error

Solution:

Replace 'changed' with 'change' as the sentence is in present form of tense.

**Q11. The manufacturer of an article makes a profit of 6%, the wholesale dealer makes a profit of 15%, and the retailer makes a profit of 20%. Find the manufacturing price of the article if the retailer sold it for Rs. 10,971.**

Rs. 8000

Rs. 7500

Rs. 7000

Rs. 7950

Rs. 8500

**Q12. A man has three sons. The man can do twice the work of his three sons. The first and the second son can do the work in 24 days and 36 days respectively. If the man completes the work in 34/11 days. Then find out the time taken by the third person to finish the work? (approximate)**

13 days

14 days

18 days

11 days

17 days

**Q13. Ronit when goes to city at a speed of 10 km/hr then he reaches 5 minutes late. But when he goes 15 km/h he reaches 2.5 min earlier. Find the distance between home and the city. At what speed should he travel to reach on time?**

**Q14. If a number of two digits is formed with the digits 2, 3, 5, 7, 9 without repetition of digits, what is the probability that the number formed is 35?**

1/10

1/20

2/11

1/11

3/10

**Q15. The letters of the word ‘article’ are arranged at random. Find the probability that the vowels may occupy the even places.**

2/35

1/35

3/36

2/34

None of these

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