**Directions (1-5): A number arrangement machine when give an input line of numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.**

**Input: 20146 38967 58426 23614 42975 **

Step I: 46120 67938 26458 14623 75942

Step II: 64102 76983 62485 41632 57924

Step III: 02164 83976 85462 32641 24957

Step IV: 64210 98763 86542 64321 97542

Step V: 13 33 25 16 27

Step VI: @ @ @ % @

Step VI is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, answer the following questions.

**Input: 74891 68974 36289 98317 62598**

**Q1. What is the absolute difference between the highest and second lowest number in step II of the given input?**

(a) 50277

(b) 65124

(c) 46782

(d) 65398

(e) 45897

**Q2. How many numbers are multiple of 4 in step IV of the given input?**

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

(e) None of these

**Q3. The digits of each number in step V are arranged in descending order from left to right. And then, all the numbers are arranged in ascending order from left to right. What is the last number (from the left end) obtained after rearrangement?**

(a) 76

(b) 92

(c) 86

(d) 74

(e) None of these

**Q4. How many numbers are there in step III which are greater than 25321 and lesser than 63278?**

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

(e) None of these

**Q5. What is the sum of the second highest and third lowest number in step III of the given input?**

(a) 150277

(b) 150345

(c) 150246

(d) 150245

(e) None of these

**Directions (6-10): When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of word and numbers it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.**

**Input: 32 cycle 65 volcano 74 dormant 81 lava 37 ashes**

Step I: 33 cycle 64 volcano 75 dormant 80 lava 36 ashes

Step II: 33 dycle 64 wolcano 75 eormant 80 mava 36 zshes

Step III: 80 dycle 33 64 wolcano 75 eormant mava 36 zshes

Step IV: 75 eormant 80 dycle 33 64 wolcano mava 36 zshes

Step V: 64 mava 75 eormant 80 dycle 33 wolcano 36 zshes

Step VI: 36 wolcano 64 mava 75 eormant 80 dycle 33 zshes

Step VII: 33 zshes 36 wolcano 64 mava 75 eormant 80 dycle

And the step VII is the last step of the rearrangement. As per the rules followed in the above step, find out each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.

**Input: 44 divine 29 circular 38 european 55 delicious 16 ancestors**

**Q6. How many steps are required to complete the rearrangement of the given input?**

(a) Six

(b) Five

(c) Seven

(d) Four

(e) None of these

**Q7. Which of the following element will not appear in step III of the given input?**

(a) Eelicious

(b) 45

(c) 39

(d) Fuorpean

(e) None of these

**Q8. In which of the following steps, “45 eivine 28 39” will appear in the same sequence?**

(a) Step III

(b) Step IV

(c) Step V

(d) Step VI

(e) None of these

**Q9. What is the sum of 2nd number from the left end and 1st number from the right end in Step IV?**

(a) 71

(b) 74

(c) 64

(d) 62

(e) None of these

**Q10. Which of the following is the 2nd last step of the given input after the rearrangement?**

(a) 54 eelicious 45 eivine 28 dircular 38duropean 16zncestors

(b) 28 eivine 39 eelicious 45 duropean 54 dircular 17 zncestors

(c) 28 eelicious 45 eivine 39 dircular 54 duropean 17 zncestors

(d) 28 eelicious 54 eivine 45 dircular 39 duropean 17 zncestors

(e) 54 eelicious 44 eivine 28 dircular 39 duropean 17 zncestors

Directions (11-15): A number and word arrangement machine when given an input line of numbers and words rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input rearrangement.

Input: 63 Student Class Stress 34 56 College 47

Step I: 63 Class Stress 34 56 College 47 Student

Step II: 63 56 Class 34 College 47 Stress Student

Step III: 63 56 47 Class 34 College Stress Student

Step IV: 63 56 47 34 Class College Stress Student

Step V: 63 56 47 34 15 21 114 133

And the step V is the last step of the rearrangement. As per the rules followed in the above step, find out each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.

**Input: 64 36 great brave 29 ego courage 58 hostile 82**

**Q11. Which element is second to the left of ‘brave’ in the second last step of the given input?**

(a) 29

(b) 36

(c) Courage

(d) Ego

(e) None of these

**Q12. How many numbers are between the smallest and the largest numbers in the last step of the given input?**

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

(e) None of these

**Q13. Which element is fourth to the right of ’29’ in the last step of the given input?**

(a) 82

(b) 56

(c) 15

(d) 35

(e) None of these

**Q14. Which of the following is the final step of the given input?**

(a) 82 58 64 29 36 10 21 15 35 56

(b) 82 64 58 36 29 10 21 15 35 56

(c) 82 64 58 36 10 28 15 21 35 56

(d) 82 64 36 58 29 10 21 15 56 35

(e) 64 82 58 36 10 21 29 15 35 56

**Q15. In which of the following steps, “36 brave 29 courage” will appear in the same sequence?**

(a) Step III

(b) Step IV

(c) Step V

(d) Step VI

(e) None of these

**Solutions**

**Solution (1-5):**

Step I: In each number, 1st digit interchanges with 4th digit, 2nd digit interchanges with 5th digit and 3rd digit remains in its original position.

Step II: 1st and 2nd digit interchange their position similarly 4th and 5th digit interchange their position and 3rd digit remains in its original position.

Step III: It repeats the process of step I.

Step IV: Digits of the numbers are arranged in descending order.

Step V: The digits of the numbers are added.

Step VI: If the sum of digits is even number then % is written else @ is used.

**Input: 74891 68974 36289 98317 62598**

Step I: 91874 74968 89236 17398 98562

Step II: 19847 47986 98263 71389 89526

Step III: 47819 86947 63298 89371 26589

Step IV: 98741 98764 98632 98731 98652

Step V: 29 34 28 28 30

Step VI: @ % % % %

**S1. Ans. (a)**

**S2. Ans. (c)**

**S3. Ans. (b)**

**S4. Ans. (b)**

**S5. Ans. (d)**

**Solution (6-10):**

In Step I: ‘1’ is added to all the even numbers, and ‘1’ is subtracted from all the odd numbers and rest elements are written as it is.

In Step II: If the 1st alphabet of the word from the left end is a consonant, then, it will be replaced by its succeeding alphabet, and if the 1st alphabet of the word from the left end is a vowel, then, it will be replaced by its preceding alphabet in the English alphabetical series. Rest elements are written as it is.

In Step III: Highest number is written at the extreme left end. And the word, which comes first in alphabetical order, is written immediately after the highest number.

In Step IV to last step: 2nd highest number is written at the extreme left end. And the word, which comes 2nd in alphabetical order, is written immediately after the 2nd highest number. This is repeated for remaining numbers and words till the last step.

**Input: 44 divine 29 circular 38 european 55 delicious 16 ancestors**

Step I: 45 divine 28 circular 39 european 54 delicious 17 ancestors

Step II: 45 eivine 28 dircular 39 duropean 54 eelicious 17 zncestors

Step III: 54 dircular 45 eivine 28 39 duropean eelicious 17 zncestors

Step IV: 45 duropean 54 dircular eivine 28 39 eelicious 17 zncestors

Step V: 39 eelicious 45 duropean 54 dircular eivine 28 17 zncestors

Step VI: 28 eivine 39 eelicious 45 duropean 54 dircular 17 zncestors

Step VII: 17 zncestors 28 eivine 39 eelicious 45 duropean 54 dircular

S6. Ans. (c)

S7. Ans. (d)

S8. Ans. (a)

S9. Ans. (a)

S10. Ans. (b)

Directions (1-5): A number arrangement machine when give an input line of numbers rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.

** **

**Input: 20146 38967 58426 23614 42975 **

Step I: 46120 67938 26458 14623 75942

Step II: 64102 76983 62485 41632 57924

Step III: 02164 83976 85462 32641 24957

Step IV: 64210 98763 86542 64321 97542

Step V: 13 33 25 16 27

Step VI: @ @ @ % @

Step VI is the last step of the above input. As per the rules followed in the above steps, answer the following questions.

** **

**Input: 74891 68974 36289 98317 62598**

Q1. What is the absolute difference between the highest and second lowest number in step II of the given input?

(a) 50277

(b) 65124

(c) 46782

(d) 65398

(e) 45897

Q2. How many numbers are multiple of 4 in step IV of the given input?

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

(e) None of these

Q3. The digits of each number in step V are arranged in descending order from left to right. And then, all the numbers are arranged in ascending order from left to right. What is the last number (from the left end) obtained after rearrangement?

(a) 76

(b) 92

(c) 86

(d) 74

(e) None of these

Q4. How many numbers are there in step III which are greater than 25321 and lesser than 63278?

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

(e) None of these

Q5. What is the sum of the second highest and third lowest number in step III of the given input?

(a) 150277

(b) 150345

(c) 150246

(d) 150245

(e) None of these

Directions (6-10): When a word and number arrangement machine is given an input line of word and numbers it arranges them following a particular rule. The following is an illustration of input and rearrangement.

** **

**Input: 32 cycle 65 volcano 74 dormant 81 lava 37 ashes**

Step I: 33 cycle 64 volcano 75 dormant 80 lava 36 ashes

Step II: 33 dycle 64 wolcano 75 eormant 80 mava 36 zshes

Step III: 80 dycle 33 64 wolcano 75 eormant mava 36 zshes

Step IV: 75 eormant 80 dycle 33 64 wolcano mava 36 zshes

Step V: 64 mava 75 eormant 80 dycle 33 wolcano 36 zshes

Step VI: 36 wolcano 64 mava 75 eormant 80 dycle 33 zshes

Step VII: 33 zshes 36 wolcano 64 mava 75 eormant 80 dycle

And the step VII is the last step of the rearrangement. As per the rules followed in the above step, find out each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.

** **

**Input: 44 divine 29 circular 38 european 55 delicious 16 ancestors**

Q6. How many steps are required to complete the rearrangement of the given input?

(a) Six

(b) Five

(c) Seven

(d) Four

(e) None of these

Q7. Which of the following element will not appear in step III of the given input?

(a) Eelicious

(b) 45

(c) 39

(d) Fuorpean

(e) None of these

Q8. In which of the following steps, “45 eivine 28 39” will appear in the same sequence?

(a) Step III

(b) Step IV

(c) Step V

(d) Step VI

(e) None of these

Q9. What is the sum of 2nd number from the left end and 1st number from the right end in Step IV?

(a) 71

(b) 74

(c) 64

(d) 62

(e) None of these

Q10. Which of the following is the 2nd last step of the given input after the rearrangement?

(a) 54 eelicious 45 eivine 28 dircular 38duropean 16zncestors

(b) 28 eivine 39 eelicious 45 duropean 54 dircular 17 zncestors

(c) 28 eelicious 45 eivine 39 dircular 54 duropean 17 zncestors

(d) 28 eelicious 54 eivine 45 dircular 39 duropean 17 zncestors

(e) 54 eelicious 44 eivine 28 dircular 39 duropean 17 zncestors

Directions (11-15): A number and word arrangement machine when given an input line of numbers and words rearranges them following a particular rule in each step. The following is an illustration of an input rearrangement.

** **

**Input: 63 Student Class Stress 34 56 College 47**

Step I: 63 Class Stress 34 56 College 47 Student

Step II: 63 56 Class 34 College 47 Stress Student

Step III: 63 56 47 Class 34 College Stress Student

Step IV: 63 56 47 34 Class College Stress Student

Step V: 63 56 47 34 15 21 114 133

And the step V is the last step of the rearrangement. As per the rules followed in the above step, find out each of the following questions the appropriate step for the given input.

** **

**Input: 64 36 great brave 29 ego courage 58 hostile 82**

Q11. Which element is second to the left of ‘brave’ in the second last step of the given input?

(a) 29

(b) 36

(c) Courage

(d) Ego

(e) None of these

Q12. How many numbers are between the smallest and the largest numbers in the last step of the given input?

(a) One

(b) Two

(c) Three

(d) Four

(e) None of these

Q13. Which element is fourth to the right of ’29’ in the last step of the given input?

(a) 82

(b) 56

(c) 15

(d) 35

(e) None of these

Q14. Which of the following is the final step of the given input?

(a) 82 58 64 29 36 10 21 15 35 56

(b) 82 64 58 36 29 10 21 15 35 56

(c) 82 64 58 36 10 28 15 21 35 56

(d) 82 64 36 58 29 10 21 15 56 35

(e) 64 82 58 36 10 21 29 15 35 56

Q15. In which of the following steps, “**36 brave 29 courage**” will appear in the same sequence?

(a) Step III

(b) Step IV

(c) Step V

(d) Step VI

(e) None of these

**Solutions**

**Solution (1-5):**

Step I: In each number, 1st digit interchanges with 4th digit, 2nd digit interchanges with 5th digit and 3rd digit remains in its original position.

Step II: 1st and 2nd digit interchange their position similarly 4th and 5th digit interchange their position and 3rd digit remains in its original position.

Step III: It repeats the process of step I.

Step IV: Digits of the numbers are arranged in descending order.

Step V: The digits of the numbers are added.

Step VI: If the sum of digits is even number then % is written else @ is used.

** **

**Input: 74891 68974 36289 98317 62598**

Step I: 91874 74968 89236 17398 98562

Step II: 19847 47986 98263 71389 89526

Step III: 47819 86947 63298 89371 26589

Step IV: 98741 98764 98632 98731 98652

Step V: 29 34 28 28 30

Step VI: @ % % % %

** **

S1. Ans. (a)

S2. Ans. (c)

S3. Ans. (b)

S4. Ans. (b)

S5. Ans. (d)

** **

**Solution (6-10):**

**In Step I:** ‘1’ is added to all the even numbers, and ‘1’ is subtracted from all the odd numbers and rest elements are written as it is.

**In Step II:** If the 1st alphabet of the word from the left end is a consonant, then, it will be replaced by its succeeding alphabet, and if the 1st alphabet of the word from the left end is a vowel, then, it will be replaced by its preceding alphabet in the English alphabetical series. Rest elements are written as it is.

**In Step III:** Highest number is written at the extreme left end. And the word, which comes first in alphabetical order, is written immediately after the highest number.

**In Step IV to last step:** 2nd highest number is written at the extreme left end. And the word, which comes 2nd in alphabetical order, is written immediately after the 2nd highest number. This is repeated for remaining numbers and words till the last step.

** **

**Input: 44 divine 29 circular 38 european 55 delicious 16 ancestors**

Step I: 45 divine 28 circular 39 european 54 delicious 17 ancestors

Step II: 45 eivine 28 dircular 39 duropean 54 eelicious 17 zncestors

Step III: 54 dircular 45 eivine 28 39 duropean eelicious 17 zncestors

Step IV: 45 duropean 54 dircular eivine 28 39 eelicious 17 zncestors

Step V: 39 eelicious 45 duropean 54 dircular eivine 28 17 zncestors

Step VI: 28 eivine 39 eelicious 45 duropean 54 dircular 17 zncestors

Step VII: 17 zncestors 28 eivine 39 eelicious 45 duropean 54 dircular

** **

S6. Ans. (c)

S7. Ans. (d)

S8. Ans. (a)

S9. Ans. (a)

S10. Ans. (b)

** **

**Solution (11-15):**

In the first step, the largest number and the word, which is last word (as per English Dictionary) are placed at the extreme left and extreme right ends respectively.

In the next step, the second largest number and the word, which is 2nd last word (as per English Dictionary) are placed after the largest number and before the last word (according to English dictionary) respectively.

After arrangement of all the numbers and the word, the number of alphabets in the word is multiplied by the place value of the first letter of the word according to English alphabetical series and the number in will remain same as they are in previous step.

** **

**Input: 64 36 great brave 29 ego courage 58 hostile 82**

Step I: 82 64 36 great brave 29 ego courage 58 hostile

Step II: 82 64 36 brave 29 ego courage 58 great hostile

Step III: 82 64 58 36 brave 29 courage ego great hostile

Step IV: 82 64 58 36 29 brave courage ego great hostile

Step V: 82 64 58 36 29 10 21 15 35 56

S11. Ans. (b)

S12. Ans. (d)

S13. Ans. (d)

S14. Ans. (b)

S15. Ans. (a)In the first step, the largest number and the word, which is last word (as per English Dictionary) are placed at the extreme left and extreme right ends respectively.

In the next step, the second largest number and the word, which is 2nd last word (as per English Dictionary) are placed after the largest number and before the last word (according to English dictionary) respectively.

After arrangement of all the numbers and the word, the number of alphabets in the word is multiplied by the place value of the first letter of the word according to English alphabetical series and the number in will remain same as they are in previous step.

**Input: 64 36 great brave 29 ego courage 58 hostile 82**

Step I: 82 64 36 great brave 29 ego courage 58 hostile

Step II: 82 64 36 brave 29 ego courage 58 great hostile

Step III: 82 64 58 36 brave 29 courage ego great hostile

Step IV: 82 64 58 36 29 brave courage ego great hostile

Step V: 82 64 58 36 29 10 21 15 35 56

**S11. Ans. (b)**

**S12. Ans. (d)**

**S13. Ans. (d)**

**S14. Ans. (b)**

**S15. Ans. (a)**