Directions (1-3): **Answer these questions referring to the letter sequence given below:**

O P H Z A R S N I J K U V G Q Y B F E L M T W X D C

**Q1. Which letter will be third to the left of eighteenth letter from right end?**

(a) Z

(b) F

(c) I

(d) L

(e) None of these

**Q2. Which of the following letter is 3rd to left of 6th from left ?**

(a) S

(b) A

(c) I

(d) F

(e) None of these

**Q3. Which of the following is the fifth to the right of thirteenth letter from left end ?**

(a) U

(b) J

(c) S

(d) Z

(e) None of these

**Directions (4-7): Study the following questions and answering the questions referring to the word sequence given below:**

MEF THY JFG KSY NOE RXB

**Q4. When first and second letter of each word is interchanged, then how many meaning full word will be formed ?**

(a) Three

(b) Two

(c ) One

(d) Five

(e ) None of these

**Q5.If each Consonant is changed to previous letter in the alphabetical series and each vowel is changed to next letter in the alphabetical series, then How many word contains at least one vowel?**

(a) None

(b) One

(c) Two

(d) Three

(e) None of these

**Q6. If words are arranged according to the alphabetical series from left to right, which word is third from the right end?**

(a) MEF

(b) KSY

(c) JFG

(d) THY

(e) NOE

**Q7. If each letter in the each word is arranged according to the alphabetical series from left to right, and then first and second letter are interchanged in each word then how many meaning full word will be formed?**

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) None

(d) More than three

(e) None of these

**Directions (8-10): Study the following arrangement carefully and answer the questions given below.**

W 6 E I * Q N 3 A U % G @ © Y P 5 V 1 D & B 2 O 6 # 9 S 4 T $ Z M

**Q8. Which of the following element is 10th to the left of the 14th element from the left end?**

(a) 3

(b) A

(c) U

(d) N

(e) None of these

**Q9. How many such vowels are there in the above arrangement which immediately proceeded by number and also immediately followed by a Vowel?**

(a) Three

(b) One

(c) Four

(d) More than Four

(e) Two

**Q10. How many such symbols are there in the above arrangement which are immediately followed by a number and preceded by a consonant?**

(a) One

(b) Three

(c) Two

(d) More than Three

(e) None

**Directions (11-15): These questions are based on the following six numbers.**

827 389 485 654 578 217

**Q11. If two digit numbers are formed by taking the 2nd and 3rd digits respectively of each of these numbers and then the two digits of each of these two digit numbers are interchanged, then which number from the given numbers will be the second highest number in the revised form?**

(a) 389

(b) 485

(c) 578

(d) 827

(e) None of these

**Q12. If these numbers are written with their digits in the reverse order, which number among them will be third highest?**

(a) 485

(b) 578

(c) 217

(d) 389

(e) 827

**Q13. If the first two digits of each number are interchanged, which among these numbers will be the 2nd lowest number?**

(a) 485

(b) 645

(c) 217

(d) 827

(e) None of these

**Q14. If one is added to each of the given numbers and then each digit is arranged in descending order within each number, then which of the following number is smallest?**

(a) 485

(b) 654

(c) 578

(d) 217

(e) 827

**Q15. If one is subtracted from middle digit in each given numbers and then all the digits in each number is arranged in ascending order then which of the following number is second smallest?**

(a) 485

(b) 654

(c) 578

(d) 217

(e) 827

*Practice More Questions of Reasoning for Competitive Exams:*

**Solutions**

**S2. Ans.(e)**

**S3. Ans.(e)**

**S4.Ans.(b)**

**Sol.** SKY, ONE

**S5.Ans.(d)**

**Sol.**

MEF THY JFG KSY NOE RXB

LFE SGX IEF JRX MPF QWA

**S6.Ans.(e)**

**Sol.** NOE

**S7.Ans.(a)**

**Sol.** SKY

**S8.Ans.(e)**

**S9.Ans.(e)**

**S10.Ans.(e)**

**S11. Ans.(c)**

**Sol.**

827 389 485 654 578 217

27 89 85 54 78 17

72 98 58 45 87 71

**S12. Ans.(e)**

**Sol.**

827 389 485 654 578 217

728 983 584 456 875 712

**S13. Ans.(d)**

**Sol.**

827 389 485 654 578 217

287 839 845 564 758 127

**S14. Ans.(b)**

**Sol.**

827 389 485 654 578 217

828 390 486 655 579 218

882 930 864 655 975 821

**S15. Ans.(e)**

**Sol.**

827 389 485 654 578 217

817 379 475 644 568 207

178 379 457 446 568 027