# Alphabet Number Series Quiz Set 017

### Question 1

Rank of a student in his class from the top is 9. If the total number of students in the class is 13, what is his position from the bottom of the class?

A

5

B

9

C

12

D

7

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 position from bottom is = 13 - 9 + 1 = 5.

### Question 2

The following sequence is first reversed, then every letter beginning from position 13, counted from the left of the new sequence, is replaced by its successor in the English alphabet, and any Z after this position is replaced by A, then, how many T will be there in the resulting sequence?

F F Y R D U C Z Q C T P E G X N S X L Q L C B L J

A

0

B

1

C

5

D

2

Soln.
Ans: a

The series becomes:

J L B C L Q L X S N X G F Q U D R A D V E S Z G G

### Question 3

Which letter will be the 4th from right if 1st and 2nd, 3rd and 4th and so on are interchanged in the word HYPERCOMPLEX?

A

L

B

E

C

P

D

M

Soln.
Ans: a

The new letter is: YHEPCRMOLPXE

### Question 4

Position of Ram from the left in a row of students is 8, whereas the position of Rani sitting in the same row is 15th from the right. After interchanging their positions, the position of the Ram becomes 5th from the left. What is the total number of students in the row?

A

19

B

26

C

12

D

18

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 items is = 15 + 5 - 1 = 19.

### Question 5

Carefully scan the following series of digits from 1-9, and determine how many 9 are there that are completely divisible by the number on their left but not divisible by the number that is second to their left?

5 1 7 9 6 9 1 5 9 3 9 8 3 9 5 4 2 4 3

A

0

B

4

C

3

D

1

Soln.
Ans: d

At these locations: 8-3-9 ;