# Mental Ability Tests on 'Alphabet and Number Sequences and Series' Set 178

## 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. 178 in this series.

Last Reviewed and Updated on February 7, 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

If the alphabets at the positions 1, 7, 9, 14, 15, 19 and 20 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

O

B

A

C

S

D

G

Soln.
Ans: D

The letters are: A, G, I, N, O, S, T. The word is AGONIST

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### Question 2

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

X J K T H M V D B O 2 3 1 8 @ C 9 S W Q

A

V O 1

B

D B 9

C

3 @ S

D

B 3 @

Soln.
Ans: B

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

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### Question 3

This is a series of digits that has been written by randomly arranging 19 digits. How many consequetive pairs of numbers does it contain?

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

A

2

B

4

C

1

D

5

Soln.
Ans: A

At these locations: 6-5 ;7-8 ;

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### Question 4

Following is a series of digits from 1-9. How many 8 are there that are not divisible by the number on their left but completely divisible by the number on their right?

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

A

0

B

3

C

2

D

1

Soln.
Ans: A

None.

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### Question 5

Study the following series.

1 S B M V @ K J C N 8 D Y A E R 6 H 2 X

Find what should come in place of the question mark(?)

V@, JN, 8A, ?

A

SV

B

AH

C

11

D

VV

Soln.
Ans: B

There is a gap of 2 between the first characters of each of the given pair. The second character of each pair is increasingly moving one position to the right of the first character.

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