# Mental Ability Tests on 'Alphabet and Number Sequences and Series' Set 140

## These questions help you develop speed and accuracy. Every exam tests these skills. So if you are preparing for a bank exam, state and national talent search exams, UGC NET, GATE, etc., then this quiz will help you master these skills. I have provided answers and solutions to each of the questions. This is quiz no. 140 in this series.

Last Reviewed and Updated on January 14, 2020
Posted by Parveen(Hoven),
Aptitude Trainer and Software Developer

## Quiz Questions

Each question has four choices. More than one option can be correct. After you have finished the quiz scroll towards the last question to view your result. I have provided solutions and answers to all the questions.

### Question 1

Study the following series and find the odd man out from the choices below.

5 U P J D 6 % 2 K \$ O S @ Y V H 4 + T N

A

O Y 4

B

6 K S

C

P D N

D

2 O Y

Soln.
Ans: C

There is a gap of 2 in similar items, except the odd one.

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### Question 2

If the first half of the following series is reversed, then which item is 3th to the left of the 9th item from the right side? The series is:

N L P 5 @ X A Y Z B K 6 S + 4 F % \$ U M

A

P

B

S

C

X

D

4

Soln.
Ans: A

Midpoint is 10. We have to find 20 - 9 - 3 = 8 + 1th item from the left side. Since the location lies in the left half, the sequence has been reversed in this zone. So the item will be at location 10 - 8 = 2 + 1 from the left in the original series. Which means the item is: P.

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### Question 3

If every letter beginning from N is replaced by consecutive even number beginning with 2, which number or letter will be 4th to the right of the 20th number or letter counting from the right end?

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

K

B

E

C

2

D

20

Soln.
Ans: A

The series becomes:

A B C D E F G H I J K L M 2 4 6 8 10 12 14 16 18 20 22 24 26

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### Question 4

Below is a series of numbers from 1 through 9. Some of them repeat. How many 9 does it contain such that they are completely divisible by both the two predecessors to their left?

9 5 7 9 8 5 9 1 9 8 4 7 3 9 5 9 6 3 6

A

2

B

3

C

1

D

4

Soln.
Ans: C

At these locations: 9-1-9 ;

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### Question 5

In the following series which item is 8th to the left of the 9th item from the right side? The series is:

X R U S V N T A C F Z % E 9 H 3 K 8 M J

A

S

B

M

C

%

D

T

Soln.
Ans: A

We have to find 9 + 8 = 17th item from the right side which is: S.

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