# Alphabet Number Series Quiz Set 013

### Question 1

If the alphabets at the positions 1, 15, 20 and 21 are picked up and a meaningful word is formed out of them, what would be the second letter of that word?

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

A

U

B

A

C

T

D

Y

Soln.
Ans: a

The letters are: A, O, T, U. The word is AUTO

### Question 2

Following is a series of digits from 1-9. How many 3 are there that are not divisible by the number on their left but completely divisible by the number on their right?

9 7 8 4 6 3 3 3 7 8 6 6 4 3 3 2 1 3 7

A

2

B

5

C

1

D

4

Soln.
Ans: a

At these locations: 6-3-3 ;4-3-3 ;

### Question 3

If an item is at position 18 from the top of a list and at position 5 from the bottom of that list, how many items are there in the list?

A

22

B

26

C

21

D

19

Soln.
Ans: a

Sum of positions of an item from top and bottom of a list is always equal to the sum of the positions of the first and last items. So total number of items is= position of last item is= 18 + 5 - 1 = 22.

### Question 4

John is ranked 9th from the top and 7th from the bottom among the students who passed the annual examination. If the total number of failed students is 17, how many students appeared in the exam?

A

32

B

34

C

26

D

31

Soln.
Ans: a

Sum of positions of an item from top(right) and bottom(left) of a list is always equal to the sum of the positions of the first and last items. So total passed is = 9 + 7 - 1 = 15. Those appeared = failed + passed = 15 + 17 = 32.

### Question 5

If the alphabets at the positions 1, 5, 15, 17, 18, 20 and 21 are picked up and a meaningful word is formed out of them, what would be the second letter of that word?

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

A

Q

B

E

C

U

D

P

Soln.
Ans: a

The letters are: A, E, O, Q, R, T, U. The word is EQUATOR 